When: Saturday, Sept. 23, 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Where: Curtis Culwell Center, 4999 Naaman Forest Blvd. More Info: GoGreenGarland.com
If you’re interested in living a healthy and environmentally friendly lifestyle, mark your calendar for Garland’s free Live Well | Go Green Expo. The event will take place from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.Saturday, Sept. 23, at the Curtis Culwell Center, 4999 Naaman Forest Blvd.
This year’s expo will once again feature Stop & Learn sessions at various exhibitor booths. These quick, 15-minute learning sessions will cover a variety of Live Well | Go Green topics.
Healthy You exhibitors will offer a variety of free health screenings, along with helpful insights for nutrition, exercise and more. Flu, pneumococcal and shingles vaccines also will be available for a low cost.
Healthy Earth exhibitors will feature a wealth of information for sustainable living, such as landscaping advice, energy-saving tips and recycling information.
Recycle Row will allow event patrons to properly dispose of unwanted household goods, electronics, medical equipment, medications and much more.
Outdoor Fest, hosted by the Garland Parks, Recreation & Cultural Arts Department will offer fun activities outside the center. All activities are free and kid-friendly.
“Whether your goals are to get fit, recycle or save money on your utilities, the expo is the place to find useful information,” said Garland Mayor Douglas Athas. “We’re excited to work with the community to provide this opportunity.”
Admission to the expo and parking are free. To ensure guest safety and a quicker entry, the Culwell Center has implemented a clear bag policy, limiting the size and bag type for all events. Only clear and small clutch bags are allowed.
The Live Well | Go Green Expo is presented by the City of Garland Environmental Waste Services, Stormwater Management, Water Utilities, Parks, Recreation & Cultural Arts departments; Garland Power & Light and Garland Independent School District. For more details about Live Well | Go Green Expo exhibitors and activities, visit GoGreenGarland.com.