Chad McGillivary explains what is included in his safety and survival kits at the GetMyKit booth on the first day of the 23rd Oceanside Family Health and Wellness Fair at the Parksville Community and Conference Centre on Saturday, March 17. — Adam Kveton Photo

23rd Health and Wellness Fair at Parksville

A variety of health, safety and wellness vendors and groups participated March 17, 18

The 23rd Oceanside Family Health and Wellness Fair took place Saturday and Sunday, March 17 and 18, at the Parksville Community and Conference Centre.

Various vendors and groups were showing Saturday, including food, fashion and first-aid vendors, the local Taoist Tai Chi group and more.

On Saturday, awards were given to three vendors by judges of the event: Most engaging went to Sheelagh Tobin of Gokhale Method; most informative to Sandra Vandermolen of Young Living Essential Oils; and best in show to Jenna Walker of Orgone Devices by Jenna.

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—NEWS staff 

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