Patrick Cleland, 8, of Elkhart listens to his own heartbeat Monday at the Elkhart Public Library children’s event.

ELKHART — Valentine’s Day isn’t the only February holiday featuring the most important organ in the body.

As American Heart Month, February also offers an opportunity to teach children about heart health, according to the Elkhart Public Library.

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