Poinciana Medical Center Health Fair to be Saturday

Poinciana Medical Center’s Fall Health Fair will be Saturday, Sept. 14.

The Health Fair features community physician practices, information about health resources in the community and an on-site Zumba class. This event is free.

Also happening this month at Poinciana Medical Center is the Physician Lecture Series, which will be on Wednesday, Sept. 18, from 5:30 to 7 p.m.

The topic is Weigh Loss Options. Dinner will be provided. Dinner begins at 5:30 p.m., with the lecture to follow at 6 p.m. People must RSVP to attend, call 888-253-8117.

 Poinciana Medical Center is at 325 Cypress Parkway.

 Poinciana Neighborhood Crime Watch will meet on Wednesday, Sept. 18, at 6:30 p.m. at the Poinciana Community Center, 445 Marigold Ave. A representative from the Polk County Sheriff’s Office will present a series on Bullying and the Media’s Influence.

 Get an overview of growing tips at the Growing and Selling Produce for Farmer’s Market session on Thursday, Sept. 21, from 9:30 to noon at the Mary Jane Arrington Gym and Aquatic Center, 625 Country Club Drive.

Presented by UF/IFAS Osceola County Extension Services, this session, in addition to providing growing tips, will discuss what consumers want to buy, market requirements and business considerations. A section of this class will include questions and answers.

Advance registration is required. The fee for this class is $5. For more information, call 321-697-3000.

 Build Your Brain and Body is a new program coming to the Poinciana Branch Library on Fridays from 10 to 11 a.m. Adults can exercise their mind and body in a class that combines interactive group discussions and fun exercises sessions. This program is for everybody who has a passion for living a healthy and informed lifestyle. This series is presented by the University of Florida/IFAS Extension in Osceola County.

Acrylic Painting for adults is every Saturday from 10 a.m. to noon at the library.

Flex your creative muscle in this instructive and fun class. All supplies are included except the canvas.

All library programs are free and open to the public.

The Poinciana Branch Library is at 101 N. Doverplum Ave.