Obesity prevention events slated


The Arkansas Coalition for Obesity Prevention will present a Growing Healthy Communities Statewide Regional Summit event on Wednesday, May 29, at the Grand Prairie Center in Stuttgart and on Friday, June 28, at Fordyce High School in Fordyce.

The free events will train attendees (up to 975 attendees per event) in ways to make schools, workplaces and communities healthier. Communities represented at an event are eligible to apply for grant funds to support applicable projects that will put the training to work. Details: www.arkansasobesity.org or Amanda.pottercole@gmail.com.