A Back-to-School Fair will be held from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. on Saturday at East Elementary School located at 936 N. Fifth St., Steubenville.
The event is being sponsored by Jane Scott, certified family nurse practitioner and certified diabetes educator and founder of the Diabetes Education Learning Center at 2502 Sunset Blvd., Steubenville, and United Healthcare.
It will include:
-- Dr. Health E. Hound available to shake paws and be photographed with;
-- Free backpacks and school supplies;
-- Free immunizations and health screenings;
-- Games, healthy snacks and space jumps; and
-- Five quick back-to-school tips.
According to a promotional flyer, "As your kids go back to school, make sure they're staying healthy with a wellness checkup and their immunization shots. We'll also talk to kids about how important it is to brush your teeth, stay active and eat healthy." For information, call (740) 275-4936 or check out uhccommunityplan.com.