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Dear Reader,

This past Sunday the Calder Library promoted the consumer health website MedlinePlus at the South Dade Homestead Health Fair.

Homestead Librarians Group

We had five people from the library staffing a booth next to the Registration and Check Out tables. We were able to distribute over 200 MedlinePlus pamphlets in Spanish, English, and Creole by individually talking with patients and promoting quality health information.

Brenda with patient

We also distributed MedlinePlus visors, pens, and hand sanitizers.

kids with Tox Mystery certificates

We even collected 14 surveys on patients' consumer health information habits and responses to the website. We're especially grateful to all those who made it a great fair!

Until next time,

The Caring Calder Librarians