– Prevea Health hosts Prevea Read and Play – a free, monthly event at Bay Park Square Mall designed to help children foster a love for reading, health and fun! The next event is coming up Friday, April 13.
Prevea Read and Play features an interactive story time with Prevea Child Life specialists, followed by fun activities – such as dressing up like a doctor, singing songs or playing with puppets. Each event takes place in the Prevea Children’s Play Area in the Shopko Wing of Bay Park Square Mall
The full calendar of 2018 Prevea Read and Play events is as follows, all starting at 9:30 a.m.:
- April 13, 2018
- May 11, 2018
- June 8, 2018
- July 13, 2018
- Aug. 10, 2018
- Sept. 14, 2018
- Oct. 12, 2018
- Nov. 9, 2018
Prevea Read and Play is an extension of Reach Out and Read
, a nationwide effort now offered by Prevea Pediatrics
to provide books and literacy guidance with age-appropriate tips to families at infant and toddler checkups. Doctors and nurses speak with parents about the importance of talking and singing to babies from birth and reading aloud to older infants and toddlers every day.
About Prevea Health
Prevea Health’s mission is to care for people with passion, pride, and respect. Founded in Green Bay, Wis. in 1996, Prevea Health partners with HSHS St. Vincent Hospital and HSHS St. Mary’s Hospital Medical Center in Green Bay, HSHS St. Nicholas Hospital in Sheboygan, HSHS St. Clare Memorial Hospital in Oconto Falls, HSHS Sacred Heart Hospital in Eau Claire and HSHS St. Joseph’s Hospital in Chippewa Falls, to provide access to more than 200 physicians in more than 60 specialty areas. Prevea has more than 80 locations throughout Northeast Wisconsin and Western Wisconsin’s Chippewa Valley region. For more information, visit www.prevea.com/