The Back to School Celebration and 5th Annual Health and Wellness Fair, hosted by Daughter's Love #11 and the City of Grand Prairie Parks, Arts and Recreation Department, will be 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday, Aug. 23, 2014, at Shotwell Life Center, 2750 Graham St.
The free event includes:
- free backpacks full of school supplies for children (distributed on a first come first serve basis)
- health screenings
- bounce houses
Methodist Health Systems Mobile Mammography Unit will be on-site 9 a.m.-3:30 p.m. to provide mammograms to women over 40. Financial assistance is available for those who qualify. Sponsored by Susan G. Komen Dallas County. To schedule an appointment, contact Methodist Health Connection at 214-947-0026. Most major insurance plans are accepted, including Medicare Part B and Medicaid.