June 29, 2010

News Release

For Immediate Release

WIC Family Outreach Play Day

The Springfield-Greene County Women, Infants and Children (WIC) Program would like to invite the community to join us for a play day in the park! WIC is designed to improve the nutritional health of pregnant women, breastfeeding moms, infants, and children with the goal of improving the overall health of families. WIC Family Outreach Play Days aim to provide families with an opportunity to play together while learning about WIC services and the importance of good nutrition which can lead to a healthier, happier family!

Join us Thursday July 1, 2010 from 9 am – 12 noon at Smith Park for some games in the park with your family! Water will be provided. Bring your family and join us for a play day in the park! For more information, contact Mary Ellison, WIC Coordinator, at 417-851-1586.

For more information contact: Katie Towns-Jeter MPH, Public Information Administrator, 417-874-1205

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227 E. Chestnut Expwy. • Springfield, MO 65802
417-864-1658 • health.springfieldmo.gov