April 22nd Proclaimed Health Fair Day
Front row is John W. Weaver, Mayor of Jasper, with Mr. Robert P. Jones, Chairman, Pickens County Board of Commissioners.
Back row is Lions Club member Pauline Maturo, Lions Club President Ken Austin, Mary Ghorley with Piedmont Mountainside Hospital, Eloise Lindsay Health Fair Chairman, and Margo Austin Publicity Chairman of the Lions Club.
On April 13th, 2017, the Board of Commissioners of Pickens County Georgia and the Mayor of the City of Jasper issued a Joint Proclamation declaring April 22nd, 2017 as HEALTH FAIR DAY. They urge ALL members of the community to recognize and support the event.
Whereas it has been determined to be in the public interest to provide health inf01mation and certain health screening tests each year by means of a Health Fair, and
Whereas the Jasper Lions Club is again coordinating such an event for Pickens County with sponsoring and participating groups Piedmont Mountainside Hospital, Chattahoochee
Technical College, Georgia Mountains Hospice, and the Pickens County and City of Jasper governments, supported by dozens of volunteers, and
Whereas the 2017 Pickens County Health Fair will be held April 22 from 7 a.m. until 11 :00 a.m. at the Education Annex of Chattahoochee Technical College, now
Therefore, we, Robert P. Jones, Chairman, Board of Commissioners of Pickens County, Georgia and John W. Weaver, Mayor of the City of Jasper, Georgia do hereby proclaim April 22, 2017 Health Fair Day in Pickens County and urge all members of the community to recognize
and support the activity. Given this 13th day of April in Jasper, Georgia.
The Health Fair is being held at Chattahoochee Tech from 7 AM to 11 AM.