The Lions Club and other partners will be offering free health screenings in Shawnee on Sept. 2.
Screenings will be held for diabetes, glaucoma, high blood pressure, visual acuity, cholesterol, lung capacity and bone density, body mass index along with obesity information.
The event, sponsored by the Lions of Oklahoma, Blue Cross Blue Shield of Oklahoma, Integris Health, Advanced Body Scan and the Shawnee Lions Club.
It will be held 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, Sept. 2 at the St. Anthony's Surgery Center, located in the parking lot north of the OBU football field at 1106 W. MacArthur.
No appointment is needed and children under 18 years of age will need parental admission.
Transportation will be provided by the Shawnee Salvation Army bus. Bus schedules will be leaving on the half hour from the Salvation Army parking lot starting at 8:30 a.m. and continuing until 3:30 p.m. It takes about 20 minutes to go through all nine stations of screening.
For women over age 40 wanting bone density screening, please wear socks, not pantyhose.