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Open Airways: An Asthma Self-Management Course for Youth

Ages 6 to 11 years

Kids will learn how to: identify and reduce triggers, recognize the early signs of an episode, manage symptoms, use a peak flow meter, and create an action plan.

An American Lung Association's 5-week course, led by certified program facilitator, Inuka Midha, PhD, MPH, MCHES®. Participants will receive for their participation: a Certificate from the American Lung Association, an asthma friendly school bag containing a Peak flow meter, a spacer, workbook, headphones and more will be provided!  For more information, email Inuka Midha at This health management course is a partnership with the American Lung Association, the DeKalb County Board of Health, and DeKalb County Public Library.

Northlake-Barbara Loar Library

Phone: 404-679-4408

Mon, Aug 08 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Tue, Aug 09 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Wed, Aug 10 10:00AM to 8:00PM
Thu, Aug 11 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Fri, Aug 12 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sat, Aug 13 10:00AM to 5:00PM
Sun, Aug 14 Closed

About the library

Funding for some events at this branch provided in part by the Friends of the Northlake-Barbara Loar Library.

All DeKalb County Public Library branches offer books for all ages including adult learning materials, audiobooks, music CDs, DVDs, current newspapers and magazines. All branches also offer access to computers, internet, WiFi, MS Office, and research databases. For a more comprehensive list of all services available at this branch, please visit the Northlake-Barbara Loar Library page.


Upcoming events

Tue, Aug 09, 10:00am - 11:00am
Registration is now closed

Tue, Aug 16, 10:00am - 11:00am

Tue, Aug 23, 10:00am - 11:00am

Tue, Aug 30, 10:00am - 11:00am