Free Hearing Screenings

By | July 07, 2010

St. Joseph’s/Candler’s SmartSenior offers free hearing screenings on July 14 (second Wednesday of the month) by appointment in the SmartSenior office, #8 Medical Arts. The screenings are open to the public. For more information, call (912) 352-4405.

Support Group

By | July 07, 2010

The St. Joseph’s/Candler Cancer Support Group meets July 7 11 am to Noon in the conference center located on the 2nd floor, Nancy N. and J. C. Lewis Cancer & Research Pavilion, Reynolds Street, across from Candler Hospital. For information, call 819-8784.

Blood Pressure Screenings

By | July 07, 2010

St. Joseph’s/Candler African- American Health Information and Resource Center, located at 1910 Abercorn St., will conduct free blood pressure screenings every Monday through Thursday from 8:30 AM to 7:00 PM, and every Friday from 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM. Call 447-6605 for information.

Every Step Counts Survivors Walk

By | July 07, 2010

9 a.m., Saturday, July 24 Every Step Counts enthusiastically invites all cancer patients, survivors, and caregivers to join us on our monthly walk. The walk is free and open to everybody. For more information or to register, call DeDe Cargill at 912-398-6554.

Laughs for Lemonade

By | July 07, 2010

8 p.m., Saturday, July 17, The Lucas Theatre, 32 Abercorn Street. Laughs for Lemonade features comedians Karen Morgan and Nancy Witter. These hilarious boomer babes’ performance will benefit the Mom’s Lemonade Fund. By raising awareness of ovarian cancer and raising money, the performers are following the mission of the fund and “Making lemons into lemonade!” To purchase tickets, please call … Continue reading “Laughs for Lemonade”

Volunteers Needed

By | July 07, 2010

Become a volunteer with First Steps and provide support, education, and community resources to help parents of newborns establish healthy and positive relationships with their babies. For more information, call 819-6910.

2nd Annual FAAA Fine Art Exhibition

By | July 07, 2010

The 2nd Annual FAAA Fine Art (Arts) Exhibition is a juried art exhibition sponsored by Telfair Museums , Friends of African American Arts (FAAA) and the Beach Institute.Deadline July 18, 2010. The exhibition will highlight works by members of FAAA, a member group of Telfair Museums, and will be on view at the Beach Institute from August 29- October 24, … Continue reading “2nd Annual FAAA Fine Art Exhibition”

Leukemia, Lymphoma and Multiple Myeloma Support Group

By | July 07, 2010

5 p.m. to 6:30 p.m., Thursday, July 8, Summit Cancer Care office, Curtis and Elizabeth Anderson Cancer Institute at Memorial University Medical Center To reserve your space, please call Jennifer Currin- McCulloch at 912-350-7845.

Yoga for Cancer Patients and Survivors

By | July 07, 2010

6.30 p.m., Tuesdays, July, 13, 20, and 27, FitnessOne, 3rd floor of the Center for Advanced Medicine, Memorial University Medical Center. This yoga class is free for people with cancer and cancer survivors. Learn to increase your strength and flexibility and improve your overall wellbeing. For more information, call 350-9031

Labor and Delivery Tour

By | July 07, 2010

2 p.m. to 3 p.m., Sunday, July 11, Women’s Health Institute at Memorial Health University Medical Center Want to take a look around? We are happy to give you a tour of the Women’s Health Institute at Memorial University Medical Center. Tours are free and open to the public, however, pre-registration is required. To register go to memorialhealth.com and click … Continue reading “Labor and Delivery Tour”