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

Early Childhood Developmental Milestones (Event Flyer)
May 17, 2017
Learn about the developmental milestones for children Birth – Five years of age and the services available through the Early Intervention and Preschool Programs for children with delayed development and/or disabilities. Presented by ECDOH Early Intervention Prograrm 

Rats, Mosquitoes and Ticks.. Oh My! (Event Flyer)
June 21, 2017
Don’t pick it up. That adorable baby animal may have rabies. Protect yourself from rabies, Lyme disease, West Nile virus and other diseases transmitted by animals and insects. Find out what you can do to prevent the spread of mosquitoes, rats and other disease carriers.
Presented by ECDOH Rabies Prevention & Control 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

Mind your Mother (Event Flyer)
May 10, 2017
Calling all moms and moms-to-be! Enjoy a pre-Mother’s Day program of stress relief, meditation, mindfulness and massage. 

Rats, Mosquitoes and Ticks.. Oh My!
June 14, 2017  
Don’t pick it up. That adorable baby animal may have rabies. Protect yourself from rabies, Lyme disease, West Nile virus and other diseases transmitted by animals and insects. Find out what you can do to prevent the spread of mosquitoes, rats and other disease carriers. 

Who me? Yes you. We’re all at risk
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.