Free screening of HBO obesity documentary offered

By Marissa Harshman, Columbian health reporter

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Clark County and Kaiser Permanente are hosting a free screening of the HBO documentary, The Weight of the Nation.

The obesity documentary is broken into four parts. The free screening will feature the part about childhood obesity, “Children in Crisis.”

The event is from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. May 31 at the Vancouver Community Library, Columbia Room, 901 C St.

Community groups will also talk about what they’re doing to take action against childhood obesity.