February is Heart Month

KAMLOOPS – Join the City of Kamloops in celebrating the Heart and Stroke Foundation’s Heart Month campaign by attending the Healthy Hearts Fair and Pro-D Swim on Feb. 20.

The fourth annual event will take place between 9 a.m. and 1 p.m. in the Tournament Capital Centre lobby. Residents will have the opportunity to learn about healthy choices, AED operation, CPR training, emergency response and more. This fair also includes the Happy Hearts Pro-D Swim, which is a $2 swim with all attractions open. A face painter will be on-site for all to enjoy, by donation to the Heart and Stroke Foundation.

Other ongoing events throughout the month of February include:

Wear Red Day: We want to see you in your best red shirt at school, work and play! Help to raise awareness for heart and stroke disease and prevention on Feb. 20.

Put Your Heart Into It!: Attend two City of Kamloops fitness classes per week each week in February and enter to win a draw prize. Draw box and ballots available at the Tournament Capital Centre.

Bike Your Heart Out!: All spin classes will be competing to cover the most distance throughout all classes in February. Count those miles to be entered into a grand prize draw.

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