The Terrace Diversity Health Fair
is the largest event of its kind in the Northwest and has evolved into an exciting and dynamic multicultural event.
The 2013 Diversity Health Fair which takes place on Saturday, May 25th from 11 am till 4 pm at the Terrace Sportsplex will focus on the theme of “Prevention of Chronic Illness”. When visiting the Diversity Health Fair, you and your family will have access to a great deal of information, some in a variety of languages from over 30 health and wellness exhibitors. Find out how to adopt a healthy or balanced diet, how to control your weight, and strategies to enjoy daily physical activities. All of these are considered to be the best steps to prevent health related ailments and maintain a healthy lifestyle.
This free event will feature information booths covering many aspects of health services available in Terrace, interactive culinary demonstrations, on site health screenings and participatory exercise demonstrations. The Fair aims to provide newcomers and immigrants with access to a wide range of health and wellness resources Terrace has to offer.
Our Healthy Cooking Demonstration features local chefs who will prepare ethnic dishes with the help of a local dietitian. Move It! With Zumba, Bhangra and Tai Chi. The Diversity Health Fair will get your hearts pumping and feet moving with interactive exercise from variety of cultures. We will keep you active and entertained!
The Diversity Health Fair, now in its third year is organized by Skeena Diversity Society thanks to a funding from AMSSA (Affiliation of Multicultural Societies and Services Agencies of BC), the Government of Canada and Province of British Columbia as well as support from numerous volunteers, Northern Health Authority, City of Terrace, Aqua Clear, and many others.
Join us Saturday, May 25th from 11am - 4pm at the Arena Banquet Room located at The Terrace Sportsplex. For more information please contact www.skeenadiversity.com
or phone 250-635-6530.