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Health First! Book Tour

Date: February 2, 2012
Time: 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Location:  Show map Enoch Pratt Central Library - Baltimore, MD
400 Cathedral Street
Baltimore, MD 21201

On February 1, 2012, the Black Women’s Health Imperative will release, Health First! The Black Woman’s Wellness Guide. This groundbreaking book, written especially for Black women of all ages, is co-authored by Eleanor Hinton Hoytt, president & CEO of the Black Women's Health Imperative and award-winning health journalist Hilary Beard. Health First! provides Black women with the resources and understanding required to reach their full physical, emotional, and spiritual potential.

6:00 - 7:00 pm - FREE Health Screenings Provided by Sisters Together and Reaching

7:00 - 9:00 pm - Discussion and Book Signing

Conversations with the book authors: Eleanor Hinton Hoytt, president and CEO of the Black Women's Health Imperative, and Hilary Beard, award-winning health journalist; moderator Gigi Barnett, anchor, WJZ Eyewitness News; and Tracee Bryant, executive director, Black Mental Health Alliance for Education and Consultation, Inc.

The event is FREE and all are welcome.


Co-sponsors: SmileyBooks, Black Mental Health Alliance, Sisters Together and Reaching, Epsilon Omega Foundation of Alpha Kappa Alpha Sorority, Inc., Red Hot Mamas, National Coalition of 100 Black Women, National Council of Negro Women and LIGHT Health and Wellness