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

Join Us for health and wellness events in our pharmacy locations.

Your health and wellness are important to us.

Throughout the year, our Pharmacy and Wellness Team will help you focus on the health and wellness themes most important to you and your family. Our knowledgeable pharmacists and registered dietitians will provide you with expert advice on topics such as how to select and prepare the most nutritious foods to which vitamins and supplements will complement your health needs and medications.

Prescription Drug Safety and Drug Interaction Awareness Month
Join Us for Nutritional Tips, Food Tastings, Living Well Eating Smart Recipes, Pharmacist Meet and Greets (Pharmacy Stores only), Blood Pressure Screenings, Samples, Giveaways and much more.
Tuesday 04/21/2015
11am to 4pm

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.

Potato Crusted Cod Fillets
Fresh from your local Big Y Market's Seafood case - Potato Crusted Cod Fillets! These pacific cod fillets are coated in a savory potato, cheddar and chive crust. Yum! Cooking seafood at home has never been easier. Take some home and prepare a dinner that everyone will love! Be sure to stop by our sampling session on Saturday to give our Potato Crusted Cod Fillets a try.
Saturday 03/28/2015
11 am to 3 pm
Next Step Living

Lower Your Utility Bills with Smart Energy Decisions

Come see New England's leading home energy improvements company Next Step Living at Big Y and learn about state utility programs and available incentives and rebates. Find out how you can save money on your utility bills and make your home more comfortable and affordable.

Next Step Living in Bethel
Monday 03/30/2015
3 pm to  6:30 pm
Next Step Living in Stratford
Friday 03/27/2015
3 pm to  6:30 pm
Next Step Living in Guilford
Friday 03/27/2015
3 pm to  6:30 pm
Living Well Eating Smart

Join Us for Living Well Eating Smart In-store Activities

For tours in Massachusetts, contact Sue Mazrolle, MSRD, LDN at (413) 531-3490 or suemazrolle@gmail.com. For tours in Connecticut, contact Kittie Spedding, MS, RD, CD-N at (860) 420-9660 or kittiespedding@gmail.com.

Supermarket Tour- Building Better Meals in Ellington
Learn about the current USDA MyPlate guidelines and NuVal Scoring System and how to apply them to your everyday shopping and eating habits with registered dietitian Kittie Spedding, MS, RD, CD-N.
Friday 03/27/2015
9:30 am to 11:00 am
Supermarket Tour- Heart Healthy Eating in Westfield
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 registered dietitian Sue Mazrolle MSRD, LDN.
Friday 03/27/2015
11:30 am to 12:30 pm
National Nutrition Month Event- Bite into a Healthy Lifestyle
Join registered dietitian Sue Mazrolle MSRD, LDN in celebration of National Nutrition Month to learn the tips and tricks for shopping and preparing dishes like a supermarket dietitian. Attendees will enjoy sampling our cooking creation, free goodies and a chance to win a GOLD COIN.
Saturday 03/28/2015
10:00 am to 11:00 am
National Nutrition Month Event- Bite into a Healthy Lifestyle in Westfield
Join registered dietitian Carrie Taylor, RDN, LDN in celebration of National Nutrition Month to learn the tips and tricks for shopping and preparing dishes like a supermarket dietitian. Attendees will enjoy sampling our cooking creation, free goodies and a chance to win a GOLD COIN.
Saturday 03/28/2015
10:00 am to 11:00 am
National Nutrition Month Event- Bite into a Healthy Lifestyle in Rocky Hill
Join registered dietitian Kittie Spedding, MS, RD, CD-N in celebration of National Nutrition Month to learn the tips and tricks for shopping and preparing dishes like a supermarket dietitian. Attendees will enjoy sampling our cooking creation, free goodies and a chance to win a GOLD COIN.
Saturday 03/28/2015
10:00 am to 11:00 am
National Nutrition Month Event- Bite into a Healthy Lifestyle in Manchester
Join registered dietitian Andrea Luttrell, RDN, LDN in celebration of National Nutrition Month to learn the tips and tricks for shopping and preparing dishes like a supermarket dietitian. Attendees will enjoy sampling our cooking creation, free goodies and a chance to win a GOLD COIN.
Saturday 03/28/2015
10:00 am to 11:00 am
Supermarket Tour- Healthy Eating on a Budget in Northampton (II)
Healthy eating doesn't have to cost more! Join registered dietitian Sue Mazrolle MSRD, LDN to learn tips to keep your food bill down while planning out nutritious meals.
Monday 03/30/2015
6:00 pm to 7:00 pm