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MEDIA RELEASE - Health & Wellness Expo 2017 - Your New Year's Resolution Starts this Saturday, SSMGetHealthy

Your New Year’s Resolution Starts this Saturday, #SSMGetHealthy

January 12, 2017

Sault Ste. Marie – The Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce Health & Wellness Expo runs this Saturday, January 14th from 8am to 5pm at The Machine Shop (83 Huron Street).

More than 20 exhibitors will be on-hand to talk one-on-one with Expo guests about the many resources, products and services available within our community that add value to our physical, nutritional, mental and financial health and well-being.

The event will also include a full schedule of workshops and demonstrations featuring several of today’s most popular fitness programs. Guests who are unsure of whether yoga, zumba, spin or cardio fit is the right fitness program for them can talk to a trainer, have their questions answered and try-it-out to see it the program is a good match for their needs and interests. The YMCA will host a “Kid’s Corner” from 10am to 3pm featuring a variety of children’s activities and crafts. All workshops and demonstration s are free with admission to the Expo.

Event sponsor, The Country Way will host a live webinar starting at 11am with Dr. Elie Klien on reversing the harmful effects of stress, from depression to obesity, heart disease, diabetes, metabolic health and anxiety.

A full list of exhibitors and a schedule of workshops and demonstrations is available at

Admission to the Health & Wellness Expo is $5 for adults; children 12 and under are free. The first 150 visitors will receive a FREE bag filled with over $45 worth of goods from The Country Way.

Everyone who comes to the Expo is encouraged to hashtag their experience for a chance to win a great prizes! Simply take a picture of your favorite exhibit(s) and share them with the hashtag, #SSMGetHealthy on Facebook, Twitter or Instagram. Winners will be chosen and announced on the Chamber’s Facebook page ( on Monday, January 16th.

The Health & Wellness Expo 2017 is presented by the Sault Ste. Marie Chamber of Commerce and The Machine Shop and is sponsored by, The Country Way, 104.3 Country, KISS 100.5, ENVISION Strategy & Design and Showstoppers Special Events Rentals & Retail.