Promoting Health and Wellness in the Community

Deasy Elementary School in Glen Cove presented a free Health Fair to provide information about healthy lifestyles, nutrition, after-school programs, sports leagues, health services, and related services to the Glen Cove community.

Community members were also treated to free giveaways, including samples and demonstrations. Free health screenings were also offered by Glen Cove North Shore LIJ Hospital. Zumba, karate and yoga sessions held for young students in the gym, as well as a dance party, with Deasy teacher Michael Battaglia serving as the DJ.

City of Glen Cove Recreation and Parks Department, Glen Cove Youth Bureau, Glen Cove Junior Soccer, Glen Cove Boys and Girls Club, Petco and Walgreen’s were some of the other organizations present. The Deasy School PTA coordinated the event.