ECDOH Wellness Events at Buffalo & Erie County Libraries

The Erie County Department of Health (ECDOH) has partnered with the Buffalo & Erie County Public Library system to offer free lectures and information for the public on various health related topics.  

  • Wellness Weeknights are held at the Audubon Public Library and consist of formal lectures. 
  • Wellness Wednesdays are held at the Central Library and consist of tabling events where the public can stop by anytime during the event to ask questions and pick up materials.   

Wellness Weeknights at Audubon Public Library

Time: 6:30 PM - 8:00 PM 
Location: Audubon Public Library, 350 John J Audubon Pkwy, Amherst, NY 14228 (Driving Directions)
Contact: 716.689.4922
Registration: Please register for each event through the Librarian or by calling 716.689.4922 

Mindfulness and Mindful Eating (Event Flyer)
June 21, 2017
Ever find yourself eating more than you intended to or eating when you weren’t hungry? Mindful eating involves paying attention to the task at hand (eating). Mindful techniques can be applied to all aspects of your life, not just eating. Come learn the difference between mindless and mindful behaviors and how you can use these techniques in your everyday life.
Presented by ECDOH Community Wellness Program

Start the School Year Off Right: Make sure your vaccinations are up to date! (Event Flyer)
July 19, 2017
Do you know which immunizations are required to attend school? Learn how to keep your whole family up-to-date and protected from preventable illnesses. Bring your questions and concerns about vaccines to our experts.
Presented by ECDOH Immunization Action Plan 

Wellness Wednesday at Central Library

Time: 11:00 AM - 2:00 PM  
Location: 1 Lafayette Square, 1st Floor Ring of Knowledge, Buffalo, NY 14203 (Driving Directions)
Contact: 716.858.8900  

Who me? Yes you. We’re all at risk (Event Flyer)
July 12, 2017  
Sexually transmitted diseases and Tuberculosis have long-lasting consequences but they CAN be prevented. Learn about safer sex and how to protect yourself against Tuberculosis infection. 

Start the School Year Off Right: Make sure your vaccinations are up to date!
August 9, 2017
Do you know which immunizations are required to attend school? Learn how to keep your whole family up-to-date and protected from preventable illnesses. Bring your questions and concerns about vaccines to our experts.