Events & Classes

Health Fest 2017 & TYFS Color Blast 5k:

Join us on August 19 from 8:30 am to Noon for a FREE family health and wellness fair, paired with a ColorBlast 5k to benefit Tahoe Youth and Family Services!

The Health Fest will take place at Carson Valley Medical Center at the south end of Gardnerville, offering free health screenings and assessments, valuable health and wellness resources, a bounce house and face painting for the kids, food and great raffle prizes! 

Health Fest Services and Schedule of Events:

Health Fest Services Offered from CVMC:

$60 EKG - By appointment only - Call 775.782.1637 to schedule
Free Blood Pressure Checks
Free Body Mass Index Analysis
Free Glucose Screening
Free Nutritional Assessments (Do you have recent lab results? Bring them!)
Free Lung Health Screening
Wound Care Specialists On-Site
Relaxation Station & Free Chair Massage
Senior Mental Health & Wellness Resources

Schedule of Events:

8:30 am  Health Fest booths open to public
Registration & check-in opens for ColorBlast 5k
9:00 am  ColorBlast 5k begins
9:30 am  Talk with a doc: Reverse your Type II Diabetes!
9:45 am Yoga on the lawn
10:15am Friends and Family CPR Class
11:00 am Talk with a Doc: Heart Healthy Living

In addition, many of our local Partners in Good Health will have a variety of  health and wellness resource booths!

Interested in having a booth? Contact 775.782.1637 or send us an email.

Plus: The Health Fest is an official Take Charge of Your Health event! Learn more...