Residents can consult with a variety of health and wellness professionals at the free Vernon Employee Health and Wellness Fair at the Vernon Recreation Centre on May 3, 2022. (File photo)

Residents can consult with a variety of health and wellness professionals at the free Vernon Employee Health and Wellness Fair at the Vernon Recreation Centre on May 3, 2022. (File photo)

Health and wellness fair coming to Vernon rec centre

Businesses can register to become an exhibitor at the event until April 18

The City of Vernon will soon host an employee health and wellness fair, and it’s looking for businesses that may want to take part.

The city’s Employee Health and Wellness Fair will take place at the Vernon Recreation Centre on May 3. The event will host local guests and vendors with a wide range of health-enhancing products and services, showcasing a body, mind and spirit approach to health and wellness.

The fair is intended to foster awareness of healthy living options for city employees in their community and will feature an assortment of guest speakers and demonstrations.

The city has more than 600 employees that serve in a variety of roles, from labourers to RCMP support staff.

Businesses are invited to get involved in the fair as exhibitors or sponsors. Interested business exhibitors can register for free by contacting Recreation Services at 250-545-6035 or greception@vernon.ca. The registration deadline is April 18.

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Brendan Shykora
Reporter, Vernon Morning Star
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