Health tips, screenings, children’s activities part of 5th annual Healthy Family FunFest on Feb. 23

January 14, 2014 By Kimberly Gensicki, 860-224-5900 X6507

New Britain - Want to learn how you and your family can live healthy and happy? Come to the Healthy Family FunFest, Sunday, Feb. 23, 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. at the Aqua Turf Club in Southington. Admission is free.

Presented by The Hospital of Central Connecticut, Central Connecticut Senior Health Services and the Southington-Cheshire Community YMCAs, this fun-filled event will feature information and activities for people of all ages, including:

  • Petting zoo
  • Food samples from Cabot Cheese , UDI’s and Food for Life
  • Balance risk screenings
  • Blood pressure screenings
  • Car safety seat information
  • Tips and information from health experts on eating right, exercising and a host of other health topics
  • Kids’, toddler and tween area, with an obstacle course, virtual gym and other fun activities, Sloper Express Train
  • Much, much more!
You’ll also enjoy great food, raffles. And you’ll have an opportunity to help your neighbors in need by bringing a non-perishable food item for Southington’s Bread for Life. For more information please call A Balanced Life at 860-276-1966 or visit