Healthy Carolina Farmers Market Events Fall 2015

Please join us for The Healthy Carolina Farmers Market beginning at 9:30 a.m. through 1:30 p.m. on Greene Street, between the gates, outside Russell House.

Tuesday, September 8
FEEL WELL:  Join Mental Health Initiatives as they raise awareness of National Suicide Prevention week.  Resources will be provided about Counseling and Psychiatry on campus.  Quotes and motivational messages will be handed out as well. 

Tuesday, September 15
LIVE WELL: Come celebrate Wellness Week on Greene Street and Davis Field I with SAVIP/SAPE, Mental Health Initiatives, Campus Wellness, Success Center and Healthy Carolina.  There will be a curbside wellness festival in conjunction with the Farmers Market. 

Tuesday, September 22 
EAT WELL: The dieticians will be out at the farmers market with samples and fun nutrition games to encourage eating well!

Tuesday, September 29
MANAGE WELL: The Student Success Center will also be answering questions to help improve financial literacy!

Tuesday, October 6
LEARN WELL:  Celebrate Health Literacy Month at this week’s farmers market by learning how to better participate in your medical decisions and understand your health care!

Tuesday, October 13
CELEBRATE WELL. Homecoming! Learn about the upcoming homecoming events for the week, including the many opportunities to socialize!  Cocky and the cheerleaders will join Gamecock fans at the market, so come on out and get your picture taken with our beloved mascot!

Tuesday, October 20
MY HEALTHY CAROLINA: Help us celebrate 10 years of Healthy Carolina at the Farmers Market!  Come out for free samples and vendor specials!  Participating partners are our on-campus Dietitians, SAVIP, Mental Health Initiatives, and Campus Wellness.

Tuesday, October 27
MOVE WELL:October is National Walking Month!Make a conscious effort to walk when possible, utilize Fit Walk Paths and take the stairs!  Come out to have your body fat percentage read by Campus Wellness and learn about daily exercise. Be sure to walk to the market if you can!  October is also Breast Cancer Awareness Month, so join Faculty and Staff Wellness at the Health Carolina table to learn more about how you can prevent breast cancer!

Tuesday, November 10
SLEEP WELL: As final exams quickly approach, stop by the Healthy Carolina Farmers Market to learn about the importance of sleep and how it impacts your academic career!


*The Healthy Carolina Farmers Market is a rain or shine market; however,
staff reserve the right to cancel the market in the event of inclement weather.
**Dates and events are subject to change.
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