Boone County hosting farmer's market and wellness fair
BOONE COUNTY (WREX) -
Tomorrow in Boone County you can shop for locally grown food while checking on your health.
The Boone County Health Department is putting on the Community Farmer's Market and Wellness Fair. You can shop for fruits and vegetables, get a free seat safety check, fitness tips, as well as a free blood pressure screening.
More than 20 organizations and businesses will participate in the event.
"We want our community here in Boone County to know that county administration, the city of Belvidere, and the Boone County Health Department are working together to take good care of our community," say Boone County Director of Personal Health Services Amanda Mehl.
The event is from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. in the 1200 block of Logan Avenue.