The Neighborhood Centers organization has scheduled several free health fairs to distribute nutrition tips, aid in enrollment for health insurance, CHIP and Medicaid, and to help families generally improve their wellness. Free services will include immunizations, health screenings, cooking demonstrations, games, school supplies, entertainment and prizes. Here's the schedule:
- Independence Heights/Leonel Castillo Neighborhood Center, 2101 South St. - Fri., Aug. 1, 8 a.m.-1 p.m.
- Cleveland-Ripley Neighborhood Center, 720 Fairmont Parkway, Pasadena - Tues., Aug. 5, 8 a.m.-1 p.m.
- Baker-Ripley Neighborhood Center, 6500 Rookin St. - Tues., Aug. 19, 9 a.m.-noon