Pharmacy Events

Visit Our Pharmacies for These Events:

Free Blood Pressure Screening

Rocky Hill Mondays 10:00am to 12pm

Free Blood Glucose Testing

East Windsor Every Third Tuesday of every month, 11am to 2pm

North Branford Every Friday, 10am to 2pm

More Pharmacy Health Services

Events at Big Y

Celebrating Food is a fun and educational way to try new, different or alternative products.
Big Y's knowledgeable Celebrating Foods specialists will illustrate to how to use and prepare the products so they may be incorporated into everyday meal planning.

Dole Garden Soups
At Dole, they believe that vegetables are already perfect. That's why their new line of Garden Soup is made with pure and simple ingredients with no preservatives. Every bowl has the fresh taste of vegetables straight from the garden. Dole makes every day shine! Give Doles Garden Soups a try when you stop in on Saturday. Choose from roasted garlic, tomato vegetable, black bean and corn and more! Take home your favorite on sale with your express card two for $5!
Saturday 11/01/2014
11 am to 3 pm
Living Well Eating Smart

Join Us for Living Well Eating Smart In-store Activities

Gluten-Free Tasting Event
The dietitian is in! Join us to taste gluten-free products and ask registered dietitian Kittie Spedding, MS, RD, CD-N your nutrition questions.
Saturday 11/01/2014
11:00 am to 2:00 pm
Supermarket Tour- Heart Healthy Eating
Do you know the current recommendations for heart healthy eating? Learn how to apply them to the purchases you make while still enjoying the foods on your plate with Kittie Spedding, MS, RD, CD-N.
Thursday 11/06/2014
9:30 am to 11:00 am
Supermarket Tour- Building Better Meals
Learn about the current USDA MyPlate guidelines and NuVal Scoring System and how to apply them to your everyday shopping and eating habits with Kittie Spedding, MS, RD, CD-N.
Thursday 11/06/2014
4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Supermarket Tour- Happy Healthy Holidays
Give your family and friends the gift of healthy eating. Learn simple steps from Sue Mazrolle MSRD, LDN to modify favorite recipes and discover ideas for healthy holiday snacks and gifts.
Friday 11/07/2014
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Supermarket Tour- What is NuVal?
Have you seen signs in the store or heard about NuVal on the radio but still not sure what it is? Come walk the aisles of Big Y with Kittie Spedding, MS, RD, CD-N to learn what NuVal is and how you can use it to make better food choices for improving health.
Saturday 11/08/2014
10:00 am to  11:00 am
Supermarket Tour- Building Better Meals in Springfield
Learn about the current USDA MyPlate guidelines and NuVal Scoring System and how to apply them to your everyday shopping and eating habits with Sue Mazrolle MSRD, LDN.
Saturday 11/08/2014
10:00 am to  11:00 am
Supermarket Tour- Heart Healthy Eating in West Hartford
Do you know the current recommendations for heart healthy eating? Learn how to apply them to the purchases you make while still enjoying the foods on your plate with Kittie Spedding, MS, RD, CD-N.
Monday 11/10/2014
2:00 pm to 3:30 pm
Supermarket Tour- Living with Diabetes
Walk the aisles of Big Y with Kittie Spedding, MS, RD, CD-N to learn smart shopping and meal planning tips to improve your blood sugar control.
Monday 11/10/2014
6:30 pm  to 7:30 pm
Supermarket Tour- Heart Healthy Eating in Wilbraham
Do you know the current recommendations for heart healthy eating? Learn how to apply them to the purchases you make while still enjoying the foods on your plate with Sue Mazrolle MSRD, LDN.
Tuesday 11/11/2014
10:00 am to 11:30 am
Supermarket Tour- Living with Diabetes in West Hartford
Walk the aisles of Big Y with Kittie Spedding, MS, RD, CD-N to learn smart shopping and meal planning tips to improve your blood sugar control.
Friday 11/14/2014
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Supermarket Tour- Happy Healthy Holidays in Wilbraham
Give your family and friends the gift of healthy eating. Learn simple steps from Sue Mazrolle MSRD, LDN to modify favorite recipes and discover ideas for healthy holiday snacks and gifts.
Friday 11/14/2014
10:30 am to 11:30 am
Supermarket Tour- West Hartford-- What is NuVal?
Have you seen signs in the store or heard about NuVal on the radio but still not sure what it is? Come walk the aisles of Big Y with Kittie Spedding, MS, RD, CD-N to learn what NuVal is and how you can use it to make better food choices for improving health.
Friday 11/14/2014
11:45 am to  12:45 pm
Supermarket Tour- Heart Healthy Eating in West Springfield
Do you know the current recommendations for heart healthy eating? Learn how to apply them to the purchases you make while still enjoying the foods on your plate with Sue Mazrolle MSRD, LDN.
Saturday 11/15/2014
10:00 am to 11:30 am
Supermarket Tour- Living with Diabetes in Enfield
Walk the aisles of Big Y with Kittie Spedding, MS, RD, CD-N to learn smart shopping and meal planning tips to improve your blood sugar control.
Monday 11/17/2014
2:00 pm to 3:00 pm
Supermarket Tour- Heart Healthy Eating in South Hadley
Do you know the current recommendations for heart healthy eating? Learn how to apply them to the purchases you make while still enjoying the foods on your plate with Sue Mazrolle MSRD, LDN.
Tuesday 11/18/2014
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Supermarket Tour- Living with Diabetes in Pittsfield
Walk the aisles of Big Y with Sue Mazrolle MSRD, LDN to learn smart shopping choices and meal planning tips to improve your blood sugar control.
Tuesday 11/18/2014
3:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Supermarket Tour- Building Better Meals for Health New England Members in Pittsfield
Learn about the current USDA MyPlate guidelines and NuVal Scoring System and how to apply them to your everyday shopping and eating habits with Sue Mazrolle MSRD, LDN.
Tuesday 11/18/2014
5:30 pm to 6:30 pm
Supermarket Tour- Living with Diabetes in Ellington
Walk the aisles of Big Y with Kittie Spedding, MS, RD, CD-N to learn smart shopping and meal planning tips to improve your blood sugar control.
Friday 11/21/2014
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Supermarket Tour- Happy Healthy Holidays in Ludlow
Give your family and friends the gift of healthy eating. Learn simple steps from Sue Mazrolle MSRD, LDN to modify favorite recipes and discover ideas for healthy holiday snacks and gifts.
Friday 11/21/2014
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Supermarket Tour- Heart Healthy Eating in Mansfield
Do you know the current recommendations for heart healthy eating? Learn how to apply them to the purchases you make while still enjoying the foods on your plate with Kittie Spedding, MS, RD, CD-N.
Monday 11/24/2014
5:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Supermarket Tour- Happy Healthy Holidays Ludlow
Give your family and friends the gift of healthy eating. Learn simple steps from Sue Mazrolle MSRD, LDN to modify favorite recipes and discover ideas for healthy holiday snacks and gifts.
Tuesday 11/25/2014
10:00 am to 11:00 am