All About the Heart – two part workshop

February 6, 2018 3:00 pm - 4:30 pm

Sapulpa Library Annex

15 North Poplar Street, Sapulpa OK 74066

(918) 224-9647

918-224-9647

Join Creek County Literacy Program and Reasor’s Foods for a two-part workshop, All About the Heart. Part 1 is Tuesday, February 6 at 3:00pm and Part 2 is Tuesday, February 13 at 3:00pm. Open to the public, these informative workshops will be held at Creek County Literacy Program, 15 North Poplar Street in Sapulpa.

During the first workshop, Registered Dietitian Sydney Cavero-Egúsquiza will share information on what the heart does, blood pressure and cholesterol. The second workshop offers tips on taking care of your heart, what foods can help prevent heart disease and what physical activity is best for your heart.
“Participants will be able to learn about the basic functions of their heart, lab values that can reflect their heart’s health, and how to best take care of their heart through sustainable lifestyle changes,” shared Cavero-Egúsquiza.

All About the Heart is a health literacy outreach project of Creek County Literacy Program, the Oklahoma Department of Libraries, with funding provided by the Library Services and Technology Act (LSTA) and the Institute of Museum and Library Services.

For more information or to register for this free workshop, please call 918-224-9647.

About Creek County Literacy Program
For 29 years CCLP has worked to improve the quality of life in our community by promoting and achieving literacy. One in six adults 18-24 years old in our county do not have a high school diploma. One in nine adults 25 years of age and older in our county do not have a high school diploma. Forty-one percent of students K-3 in our county receive reading remediation. Through extensive outreach and collaboration with a network of community partners, CCLP strives to ensure that individuals who need to improve their literacy skills receive the help they need. CCLP’s Mission is to help every child and adult in Creek County to read through tutoring, technology and health literacy outreaches. CCLP’s Vision is for every child and adult in Creek County to read proficiently.

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