Tuesday, May 9, 2017

SunAWARE for Life


SunAWARE for Life is an informative program for children and adults to be held at the Bridgewater Public Library. The program will be presented by a trained SunAWARE Educator, Martin Touhey, from the Children’s Melanoma Foundation on Tuesday, May 16th at 6:30 pm.

Come learn about UV intensity, skin sensitivity, and proper sun protection. There will also be a UV camera on hand to help you recognize your own sun damage and learn about proper sunscreen application. Be Safe, Be SunAWARE.

Avoid unprotected exposure to sunlight.

Wear sun protective clothing.

Apply recommended amounts of broad-spectrum sunscreen.

Routinely examine your whole body for changes in your skin.

Educate your family about the need to be SunAWARE.

Did you know that the Friday of Memorial Day Weekend is “Don’t Fry Day”!

The Children's Melanoma Prevention Foundation is a non-profit educational foundation established in 2003 to deliver a comprehensive sun safety and melanoma awareness program, free of charge, to school children in Massachusetts.

www.melanomaprevention.org

The program begins at 6:30 p.m. at the Bridgewater Public Library, is free and open to the public.

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