Free dental screenings offered to Vermilion County children

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DANVILLE - Colgate-Bright Smiles Bright Futures, Orland Park Dental Services, and HALO Project are teaming up to provide free dental screenings for Vermilion County children ages three through 18 on June 25 and 26.

Officials say the dental screening will satisfy all Vermilion County School District requirements for children entering kindergarten, second, and sixth grades.  Children who attend these screenings must be accompanied by a parent or guardian.  We've included a schedule of dental screenings being held below:

June 25:
9:00 am to 11:00 am – Hoopeston - McFerren Park
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm - Danville – Fair Oaks Housing Complex

June 26:
9:00 am to 11:00 am - Westville – St. Mary's Church
1:00 pm to 4:00 pm - Danville – Vermilion Garden Apartments

Officials also say the screenings will be given on a first-come, first-served basis.  For more information, visit

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