Brown County to hold This is Public Health event


BROWN COUNTY, Wis. (WBAY) – The Brown County Health Department is holding a “This is Public Health” event including free flu shots for children.

The event will be held Saturday, Oct. 15 at Shopko Hall, 9 a.m. – noon. Admission is free.

In addition to free flu vaccines for children, there will be $20 flu shots for adults, free eye and ear checkups, free blood pressure monitoring and other resources.

Organizers will inform the public about all the free services available to them through the health department.

The health department says it will be a “significant educational opportunity for the community.”

“The main mission here is, of course, is to remove barriers, to outreach to the public, and bring forward awareness of the things the public health department has,” County Executive Troy Streckenbach said.

Click here to learn more about This is Public Health.