Celebrate Sun Awareness Week May 28 – June 3
The goal of this annual poster contest is to educate students about sun safety, and to promote sun safety behaviours.
Members of the media are invited to attend this year's award presentation.
WHEN: Monday, May 28, 2007
WHERE: St. Margaret Mary Catholic Elementary School
WHAT: The winner of Sun Smart poster contest will be awarded a tree that will be planted on their school grounds. This tree will create cooling shade for the students to use during outdoor activities. Using shade is an important strategy in reducing ultraviolet (UV) exposure from the sun
WHO: Staff and students from St. Margaret Mary Catholic Elementary School
SunSense Coalition members
For more information on this or any other health-related topic, please contact York Region Health Services, Health Connection at 1-800-361-5653 (toll free) or visit www.york.ca
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Media Contact: Jennifer Mitchell-Emmerson, Health Educator - Media,
Phone: 905 830-4444, ext. 4016 or After-hours Cell: 905 716-2717