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Release: Feb. 16, 2001

(NOTE TO EDITORS: Reporters are welcome to cover this event)

Ribbon-cutting ceremony at UI Family Care, Southeast Iowa City Feb. 18

IOWA CITY, Iowa -- The Ambassadors from the Iowa City/Coralville Chamber of Commerce will attend a special ribbon-cutting ceremony at 2 p.m. during an open house event at UI Family Care, Southeast Iowa City on Sunday, Feb. 18.

Area residents are encouraged to stop by from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. and visit with Adelaide Gurwell, M.D.; Michael Jurgens, M.D.; Matthew Lanternier, M.D.; and Michael Maharry, M.D. Free cholesterol screenings with the DeGowin Blood Center will be available for adults, and children can receive a fun finger cast. Refreshments will be provided and guests may register to win a door prize.

For more information, contact UI Family Care, Southeast Iowa City at 319-339-7472. UI Family Care, Southeast Iowa City is located at 1130 Scott Boulevard, just off American Legion Road.

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