The City of Vernon is hosting an event so employees, including firefighters, can learn about health and wellness. (Morning Star file photo)

City promotes employee health

Health and wellness businesses can participate as exhibitors or sponsors at the City of Vernon’s employee health and wellness fair

Health and wellness businesses can participate as exhibitors or sponsors at the City of Vernon’s employee health and wellness fair.

The event takes place May 11 at the Schubert Centre.

“The fair will be host to local guests and vendors specializing in a wide range of health-enhancing products and services that showcase a body, mind and spirit approach to health and wellness,” said Tanya Laing Gahr, the city’s communications officer.

“This event is designed to create an awareness of healthy living options for city employees in their community. The fair will feature an assortment of guest speakers and demonstrations to create an excellent atmosphere of learning.”

The city of Vernon has almost 320 full-time equivalent employees.

For more information or to register, contact 250-545-6035 or greception@vernon.ca. The registration deadline is May 5.