It took place on April 19th the I Health Fair in Povoação, in the Municipal Garden.
This initiative happened within the School Health program from Escola Básica e Secundária from this municipality, which has the Health Center’s and the Town Hall support.
Throughout the day, the auditorium and the Municipal Garden had different activities, such has exhibitions, weight screenings and food counseling.
Participated at this Fair the local Health Center, GNR, PSP, SPEA, ARRISCA and the Comission for the protection of Children and Young People from Povoação.
The Sustainable Laurel Life Project took several types of plants that are part of the Azorian Laurel Forest, allowing hundreds of children and adults, that stopped by SPEA’s stand, to get to know up close these important plants, as well as the work developed by this project in the Municipalitys of Povoação and Nordeste.
Besides that, the kids also had the opportunity to use a telescope and the binoculars to do some birdwatching in that area.
On May 3th we will be present in the same Health Fair, this time in Furnas.