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The Healthy NYC Expo Brooklyn Edition is coming to East New York Sept. 8 from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at the Brooklyn Sports Club (1540 Van Siclen Ave.).

This year’s event is being held outdoors and will include 50 vendors with an attendance expected to reach 1,000. There will be health services available for all ages, including families, seniors and millennials.

Expanded activities will include a youth basketball clinic, which will be run by an NBA player, a large zumba class led by Alwayz Fit 4 Lyfe and an expanded Senior Pavilion.

The event is free and open to the public. Go to and search “Healthy NYC Expo” for more information.