MINNEAPOLIS - Free health screenings are coming to a community near you!

Health Fair 11 in the "Q"mmunity is a program designed to give people easy access to basic health screenings. Nurses perform the health checks aboard the "Q"mobile unit.

Health Fair 11 in the "Q"mmunity is sponsored by Health Fair 11, a collaboration of KARE 11, UCare, and Hennepin County Medical Center. Additional support comes from Medtronic Philanthropy. The "Q"mmunity unit is operated by Q Health Connections, a division of Southside Community Health Services, Inc.

Here is a list of upcoming events. All are open to the public. Screenings are done on a first-come, first-served basis.

September 13 / 11 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.

Selby JazzFest
Selby & Milton Avenues
St. Paul, MN 55104
(map) https://www.google.com/maps/place/Golden+Thyme+Coffee+%26+Cafe/@44.946257,-93.138335,1586m/data=!3m1!1e3!4m2!3m1!1s0x87f62a62c08576a7:0x151e12cc11298974?hl=en

September 14 / Noon - 3:00 p.m.
Open Streets – Nicollet Avenue
Lake Street to 46th
Minneapolis, MN 55406

September 18/ 2:00 - 5:00 p.m.
Elk River Farmer's Market
720 Main Street, Elk River, MN 55330
(map) http://www3.mda.state.mn.us/mngrown/vendor/Elk_River_Farmers_Market_(1208).aspx

September 20/ 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Open Streets – Lowry Avenue
Vincent to Emerson Avenue
Minneapolis, MN 55412

October 4/ 10:00 a.m. - 2:00 p.m.
Hmong Resource Fair
Eastside YMCA
875 Arcade St.
St. Paul, MN 55105

October 5/ 11:00 a.m. - 3:00 p.m.
Our Lady of Guadalupe
401 Concord St..
South St. Paul, MN 55107

Check back often for an updated calendar of events.

If you are interested in bringing Health Fair 11 in the "Q"mmunity to your community, check out this link.