Free, back-to-school health fair set for 8/18

McGruff the Crime Dog with Dallas Police Department officers and Zumba instructor Stephanie Kirby. Photo courtesy of Church of the Incarnation


Church of the Incarnation Episcopal is hosting a free Back to School Immunization Clinic. The event is on Saturday, Aug. 18 from 1-3 p.m. at 3966 McKinney Avenue, just north of Blackburn Street. The event is free to the public and is an easy way to bring your child’s shots up to date. Free Meningitis, HPV and whooping cough vaccines will be included in the vaccines offered. Free student sports physicals will also be given, first come, first served. Participants need to bring their immunization records. The clinic will also have a Zumba class, free sports physicals and other health information. A bicycle with helmet giveaway will take place with a limited number of donations.   — Sharon Adams