Programs & Events

2021 Community Health Fairs

Free!  Take charge of your health! Gwinnett Daily Post and Live Healthy Gwinnett invite you to all of the free community health fairs in 2021! Visit with vendors, participate in health screenings, learn about ongoing community wellness activities for all ages, win giveaways, and more! For sponsorship/vendor availability contact: Events@scompapers.com or call 770.963.9205.

July 31 - Rhodes Jordan Park Community Recreation Center, Lawrenceville
September 11 - Lenora Park Gym, Snellville
November 6 - Bogan Park Community Recreation Center, Buford
December 4 - Best Friend Park Gym, Norcross

Family Health and Fitness Day

Free! Bring your family to enjoy free games and activities. Learn about your health and receive free glucose screenings, hearing screenings, blood pressure readings, and more!

Phone Walk

Walk the Talk

Free! Hit the trail, get moving and get informed! Take a walk with knowledgeable health professionals at an enjoyable, easy pace. Join us live on Facebook @livehealthygwinnett for a virtual Walk the Talk on the second Saturday each month at 8:00am! Walk with us in your neighborhood, on your favorite park trail or greenway. Call 770.822.3197 for more information.

June 12

Safety Month

July 10

Park and Recreation Month

August 14

Breastfeeding Month

Puppets in the Park

Free! Ages 8 and under - Create your own puppet, then bring it to life with a book from the G.R.E.A.T. Little Minds Book Exchange! Join Building Brains Anywhere from 10:00am to 11:30am on June 4 at Collins Hill Park and June 18 at E. E. Robinson ParkLearn more!

Playground Detectives

Free! Ages 3-8 - Help wanted! Unleash knowledge to collect investigative data through scientific observation and solving alphabet codes. Join Building Brains Anywhere from 10:00am-noon now through August at various parks and OneStops. View full program details!

Blood Drives

The time to give blood is now! To maintain social distancing standards, appointments are strongly encouraged. Use sponsor code 'GCPR' to schedule an appointment online at RedCrossBlood.org, use the ARC Blood Donor App, or call 1-800-733-2767.

Storytime at the Park

Free! Ages 3+ Join our partners from the Gwinnett County Public Library for stories, songs, games, and more during this fun, early learning and literacy program.

Pain Management and Opioid Abuse: the Painful Reality

Free! Join us and partners from Gwinnett County Public Library and Morehouse School of Medicine, The U.S. Library of Medicine to discuss chronic pain management and opioid misuse. In 2019, nearly 50,000 people in the United States died from opioid-involved overdoses. We take a closer look at how pain management is related to opioid abuse, and possible solutions to this issue. Register here!

  • June 23 - Virtual Book Discussion - 7:00pm