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Above & Beyond Announces Annual Health and Wellness Day

December 24, 2012

Spring, Texas. Pastor William J. Lindsey announced today that Above & Beyond Fellowship will host the Annual Health and Wellness Day on Saturday, January 19, 2013, from 9:30 am to 2:00pm at 3315 Spring-Cypress Road, Spring, Texas 77388.

The Health Day theme Every BODY Counts is a reminder of ABF’s Health Ministry and the value of good diet and exercise for a healthy, Christian lifestyle.

The Health Day will feature multiple”free” screenings, including Blood Pressure checks, BMI (Body Mass Index) measurements, Cholesterol Screenings, Joint Pain screening, Line Dance exercises, Massage and Skin Analysis, and other diet and nutrition presentations, exercises and fitness demonstrations.

Immunizations will be given, requiring a small fee of $20 for adults and just $5 for children under 12 years old. Order forms for T-Shirts ($11.00) and/or Polo Shirts ($20.00) with Every BODY Counts” symbol, commemorating this inaugural event, will be available at each ABF Worship Service beginning Sunday, December 23. 

Volunteer are welcomed and needed. Nurses, Pharmacist, Medical Doctors, Dentists, Chiropractors, Fitness Instructors and all ABF Members can be an integral part of this worth event for the Kingdom. Contact ABF or call the Health Fair Coordinator, Jeffield Jefferson at 713.344.0817.

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Mercer Arboretum & Bontanic Gardens Presents the 5th Annual Garden Faire

September 5, 2011

Mercer Arboretum & Botanic Gardens is hosting the 5th Annual Garden Faire & Fall Festival Saturday and Sunday, September 24 and 25 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the picnic area on the west side of Aldine Westfield Road. This free two-day event is perfect for people of all ages and features regional plant societies, local artists who specialize in garden art, children’s activities, and more!

The Mercer Society (TMS), a 501(c)(3) nonprofit organization that supports Mercer Arboretum & Botanic Gardens, is sponsoring the Kids’ Korner where nature-related crafts and other activities will be held. They will also have a booth of gift items sold in The Gift Shoppe both days. “Stan the Train Man” is giving free train rides, and other vendor booths include garden arts and craft groups, pet rescue organizations, and plant societies selling plants. Festival-goers can bring a picnic or purchase food at the concessions.

Mercer Arboretum & Botanic Gardens, a Harris County Precinct 4 facility under the leadership of Commissioner Jerry Eversole, is located at 22306 Aldine Westfield Road, one mile
north of FM 1960. Harris County Precinct 4 programs serve people of all ages regardless of socioeconomic level, race, sex, religion, national origin, or physical ability. Anyone requiring special assistance to participate in any program should contact Mercer at (281) 443-8731. More information can also be found online at www.hcp4.net/mercer.

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August 23, 2011

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Seminar: Facts and Help for Arthritis

August 23, 2011

A medical professional from St. Luke’s Hospital at The Vintage  visits Mangum-Howell Center Tuesday, September 27 at 10 a.m. to present helpful facts about arthritis. Sign up for this educational program by stopping by the Center or calling (281) 591-7830.

Mangum-Howell Center’s free intergenerational programs are part of Harris County Precinct 4 Commissioner Jerry Eversole’s educational and recreational commitment to Harris County residents. Mangum-Howell Center is a Precinct 4 community center located at 2500 Frick Road, Houston 77038. Center hours are Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m., and Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information regarding classes or other Center programs, please call (281) 591-7830. Information on these and other programs can also be found by visiting http://www.hcp4.net/ccenters.

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Special Event: Program Fair

August 23, 2011

Mangum-Howell Center and the Doss Advisory Council host this special event on Thursday, September 8 from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. to showcase the Center’s many “Fun4All” programs that are available to participants of all ages.

Mangum-Howell Center’s free intergenerational programs are part of Harris County Precinct 4 Commissioner Jerry Eversole’s educational and recreational commitment to Harris County residents. Mangum-Howell Center is a Precinct 4 community center located at 2500 Frick Road, Houston 77038. Center hours are Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m., and Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information regarding classes or other Center programs, please call (281) 591-7830. Information on these and other programs can also be found by visiting http://www.hcp4.net/ccenters.

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Flu and Pneumonia Immunizations at Mangum-Howell Center

August 23, 2011

Mangum-Howell Center offers flu and pneumonia immunizations Wednesday, September 21 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. and Wednesday, September 28 from 4 p.m. to 7 p.m. The flu and pneumonia immunizations are free to individuals 65 years or older who are covered by Medicare Plan B. Please note that HMO plans and Medicare HMO plans do not cover the cost of immunizations.

Individuals 6 months and older can receive the flu vaccination; the flu mist is available for individuals 2 to 49 years of age. Flu immunizations are $10 for children and $18 for adults; pneumonia immunizations are $65.  Payment by cash or check is required at the time immunizations are administered.

All participants are required to sign a medical consent form.  Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Vaccination is generally not recommended for people who have an active nerve disorder, illness, fever, active respiratory infection, an allergy to eggs or egg products, or an allergy to thimerosal (a preservative used in the vaccine).

Flu immunizations are recommended annually, while pneumonia shots are only required once every five years unless otherwise recommended by a doctor. Pneumonia shots are primarily recommended for people over 65 years of age, especially those with impaired immune systems or chronic respiratory problems. Participants can register at the Center to receive vaccinations.

Mangum-Howell Center’s free intergenerational programs are part of Harris County Precinct 4 Commissioner Jerry Eversole’s educational and recreational commitment to Harris County residents. Mangum-Howell Center is a Precinct 4 community center located at 2500 Frick Road, Houston 77038.

Center hours are Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m., and Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information regarding classes or other Center programs, please call (281) 591-7830. Information on these and other programs can also be found by visiting www.hcp4.net/ccenters.

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Mangum-Howell Center’s September Special Events Calendar

August 23, 2011

Mangum-Howell Center’s free intergenerational programs are part of Harris County Precinct 4 Commissioner Jerry Eversole’s educational and recreational commitment to Harris County residents. Mangum-Howell Center is located in Doss Park at 2500 Frick Road, Houston 77038. Center hours are Monday through Thursday from 8 a.m. to 9 p.m., and Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. For more information regarding classes or other Center programs, please call (281) 591-7830 or visit www.hcp4.net/ccenters.

Harris County Precinct 4 programs serve people of all ages regardless of socioeconomic level, race, color, sex, religion, national origin, or physical ability. Anyone requiring special assistance to participate in any program should contact Mangum-Howell Center. An adult must accompany children under the age of 18. Childcare is not provided at any Precinct 4 facility and children are not allowed in classes in which they are not eligible to participate.

October Trips Sign-Up

Thursday, September 8 at 8:30 a.m.

Sign up in person on a first-come, first-served basis at the Center for the following October trips:

  • Thursday, October 6 at 8:30 a.m.: Tour of Sealy.  The cost is $6 per person;

lunch is on your own at Tony’s Family Restaurant.

  • Friday, October 14 at 8:00 a.m.: Fishing and Picnic at Huntsville State Park. The cost is $4 per person; bring a lunch, drinks, folding chair, and fishing gear.

Bingo

Thursday, September 15 at 1 p.m.

Each player is asked to bring a nominal prize (not to exceed $5). Please note: No cash prizes, gift certificates, gift cards, lottery tickets, or U. S. postage stamps may be used as prizes.