Aug. 08, 2017

WHAT: Rep. Karen Boback (R-Lackawanna/Luzerne/Wyoming), together with Misericordia University, will host a free Healthy Habits and Wellness Event for residents of the 117th Legislative District. The event is designed to offer information on how to make healthy lifestyle choices. Breakout sessions on a variety of topics will be offered, including social media, scams and fraud, Lyme disease and more. Several community groups will hold demonstrations and offer information regarding nutrition, safety, exercise, and available programs in the area. A drug drop box will be on site.

WHO: Boback, officials with Misericordia University and representatives from a variety of state and local government agencies and services throughout Lackawanna, Luzerne and Wyoming counties.

WHEN: Wednesday, Aug. 9, from 3-7 p.m.

WHERE: Misericordia University’s Insalaco Hall, located at 301 Lake Street, Dallas.

Media contact: Morgan Dux, 717.260.6695,