Around the Tiers: Community Wellness Day

By Haley Burton

April 28, 2014 Updated Apr 28, 2014 at 12:27 PM EDT

Town of Union, NY (WBNG Binghamton) The third annual Southern Tier Community Wellness Day be held from 12 to 3 p.m. May 3 at the Highland Park Recreation Center on Hooper Road in Endwell.

Community Wellness Day is a national event focusing on educating the members of our community on information about health, safety, environmental and financial wellness.

Admission to the event is free. There will also be food and entertainment.

Local law enforcement agencies will be on hand to provide important identification information for children, families and seniors.

The local fire department will be providing fire prevention and safety information.

Various community agencies will be participating and sharing their programs on car and bicycle safety, Internet safety, identity fraud protection, financial literacy info, health screenings, drug/ alcohol awareness information, senior services information, and much more.

This year's beneficiary of the event is Catholic Charities of Broome County.