The Evanston Public Library in collaboration with Hircules Health Hub, Northwestern University, and Skokie Public Library, invites the community to a free Health Fair at the Evanston Public Library from 4 to 8 p.m. on Nov. 17 at the library, 1703 Orrington Ave. The Health Fair will include free flu shots, free blood pressure screenings, a light dinner, games, giveaways and more.

The fair will also include a panel discussion: “Nutrition and Wellness in the Age of Obesity.” The featured panelists are Dr. Lynn Chehab, ETHS staff pediatrician and co-chair of the Obesity Action Team at the Evanston Health Department; Suzen Moeller, a nutritional epidemiologist; and Mira Rodgers, Senior Director of Healthy Living at the McGaw YMCA.

Health Fair Schedule:

Free blood pressure screenings: 4-6 p.m.

Free flu shots: 4-7 p.m.

Light dinner: 6-7 p.m.

Panel discussion: 7-8 p.m.

The entire community is welcome to this free event.