Big Event for Small Library – The Wellness Fair

Norwood Public Library organized its first Wellness Fair in the summer of 2014. The idea was to reach out to our patron base and fill a need in this small St. Lawrence County community. The library’s Outreach Committee, headed by Library Trustees Raelee Simcox and Caitlin Wilson, planned the event and held it in the Municipal Building, attracting around 50 people to browse the tables, take a Zumba class, and pick up health-related information. Using the feedback from the fair’s participants, the library decided to try again in March 2015 on a bigger scale.

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