Save the date for the Second Annual Wellness Fair “A Healthier Life, A Healthier You!” scheduled for Tuesday, Sept. 14, from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. on Worcester Campus. The event will in include health screenings, free giveaways and more. Look for additional information later this month on the UMMS intranet.
Convocation events are scheduled for Wednesday, Sept. 15, and Thursday, Sept. 16 on the Worcester Campus. See related article with complete details here.
The 12th Annual Walk to Cure Cancer will be held on Sunday, Sept. 26. The five-mile walk benefits cancer research at the UMass Medical School and the UMass Memorial Cancer Center of Excellence. For more information, please visit www.walktocurecancer.org. Read related story here.
Visit the Greater Worcester Farmer’s Market on the Worcester campus on Tuesdays, through October, from 1 to 5 p.m. In addition to favorite returning vendors who will be offering their usual array of fresh fruit, vegetables, baked goods, maple syrup and flowers, a new local vendor is selling organic cheese, yogurt and beef. The South Street campus also hosts a framer’s market, located near the front entrance on Thursdays from noon to 5 p.m. through mid-October. The South Street market features fruits, vegetables, jams, pies and other baked goods as well as homemade dog treats and supplies.