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Back to School Health & Activity Fair in Murphysboro


Tuesday, August 7, 2018    
3:00 pm - 6:00 pm


Jackson County Health Department
415 Health Department Road, Murphysboro, IL

Event Type

Free school supplies and backpacks for participating children.

The Jackson County Health Department is hosting a Back to School Health & Activity Fair on Aug. 7 from 3 to 6 p.m.

Children that participate will receive free school supplies and a backpack, while supplies last.

The fair will also include:

  • Vision and hearing screenings
  • Height and weigh checks
  • Free car seat safety checks by the Carbondale Police Department or Jackson County Sheriff’s Department
  • Dental exams, cleaning, fluoride treatments and sealants
  • Healthy food tips and recipes
  • Immunizations
  • Refreshments
  • Games

Click on the event flyer for more information.