For Release: April 13, 2012
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Lodi Community Hospital continues to expand its efforts to promote health and wellness inthe communities by hosting the Spring Into Health Wellness Fair and Fun Run on
Saturday, May 19, at the Rory O’Neil Ball Park on North Leroy Road in Westfield Center.
Participate in a 5k run or one-mile fun walk – registration begins at 7:30 a.m., the one-mile
walk begins at 8:30 a.m. and the 5k run begins at 9 a.m. A Wellness Fair will be held from
7:30-11 a.m. where participants will enjoy face painting and basket raffles, stop by various
health and wellness tables for valuable information, and see the MedFlight helicopter.
Proceeds benefit the Lodi Community Hospital Auxiliary. Cost for the 5k run is $20 through
May 14 and $25 May 15 through race day. Cost for the one-mile run is $10 through race
day. Register online at www.premierraces.com or call 330-948-5718. Free refreshments
will be provided for participants and t-shirts will be given to the first 100 entrants.
About Akron General Health System
Akron General Health System is a not-for-profit healthcare organization with the mission of improving the health and lives of the people and communities we serve. Akron General Health System includes: Akron General Medical Center, a 511-bed teaching and research medical center, and Edwin Shaw Rehabilitation Institute, the area's largest provider of rehabilitation services; Akron General Partners, which includes Partners Physician Group, the Akron General Health & Wellness Centers, Lodi Community Hospital, Community Health Centers and other companies; Akron General Community Health Ventures, which includes Visiting Nurse Service and Affiliates, the largest and most comprehensive provider of home healthcare services in Ohio; and Akron General Development Foundation. Akron General has earned the prestigious National Research Corporation (NRC) Consumer Choice Award for 14 out of 16 years. Recently, Becker’s Hospital Review named Akron General Medical Center one of the nation’s top 100 hospitals. For more information about Akron General Health System, visit About Us.
Date Updated: 13-APR-2012