Family Fun Community Day and Health Fair Slated for April 24 at Red Bank Middle School

Contact:Elizabeth Dobis

Family Fun Community Day and Health Fair Slated for April 24 at Red Bank Middle School

Riverview Medical Center event promises day of healthy fun for the whole family.

Riverview Medical Center will hold a free Community Day and Health and Wellness Fair on Saturday, April 24, from 9:30 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. The event will be held at the Red Bank Middle School, located at 101 Harding Road.

The event will kick-off with a complimentary breakfast and will offer opportunities for free health screenings including blood pressure, cholesterol, body mass index (BMI), and stroke assessments with medical staff from Riverview Medical Center. Red Bank Middle School will provide Dance Revolution, MMA Mixed Martial Arts, and Wii demos throughout the day for all to enjoy. Additionally, Doctor Bernard, friendly mascot and director of Fun and Good Health at K. Hovnanian Children's Hospital, will be making a special appearance.
Several local vendors will be on-site and include: Warner Girl Handbags and Shoes, Buddy Builders, Lunch Break, Seashore Crafts, Turkish Creations, NJ Airbrush Tattoos, Elegant Expressions, Mary Kay Products, and Parker Family Health Clinic.

The event, spearheaded by Riverview Medical Center's Community Advisory Committee, will provide giveaways, refreshments, and health information will be available throughout the day. For more information on this free event, please call 1-800-DOCTORS.

Riverview Medical Center, a member of the Meridian Health Family, is a not-for-profit community hospital located in Red Bank, New Jersey, providing health care programs and services in all major medical disciplines, including maternity; oncology; orthopedics and rehabilitation; general, neuro, thoracic and vascular surgery; cardiology; renal dialysis; diabetes management; and emergency and critical care services. Riverview's Booker Cancer Center is an affiliate of the renowned Fox Chase Cancer Center, Philadelphia, and Riverview is home to the only fully accredited acute comprehensive inpatient rehabilitation center in Monmouth County. In addition, its Women Center and Childbirth Center specialize in the full spectrum of needs for the body, mind and spirit. For more information about Riverview Medical Center and Meridian Health, please call 1-800-DOCTORS or visit