Events

Northcentral

Event: American Heart Association, Start! Heart Walk

Date: 9/12/2010

Time:1:00PM to 3:00PM

Venue: Knoebels Amusement Park

Location: 391 Knoebels Boulevard, Elysburg, PA

Contact Name: Rachel Zacherie

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Description:This is a fundraising walk for life-saving research as well as community and professional education programs that are impacting lives every day. Participants in 300+ cities across America are taking a stand against heart disease and helping to save lives.


Event: Immunization Clinic

Date: 9/21/2010

Time:8:30 to 11AM & 1-3:30PM

Venue: Columbia County SHC

Location: 1000 S. Market St., Bloomsburg, PA

Contact Name: Nacny Hasay

Contact Phone Number: 570-387-4258

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Description:An immunization clinic will be held at the Columbia County SHC. The clinic will provide vaccinations and injury prevention and safety education information to the underserved population.


Event: Immunization Clinic

Date: 9/22/2010

Time:8:30 to 11AM & 1-3:30PM

Venue: Northumberland County SHC

Location: 247 Pennsylvania Ave., Sunbury, PA

Contact Name: Kay Marshall

Contact Phone Number: 570-988-5513

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Description:An immunization clinic will be held at the Northumberland County SHC. The clinic will provide vaccinations and injury prevention and safety education information to the underserved population.


Event: Fire Safety & Prevention

Date: 9/23/2010

Time:12:30PM

Venue: Area Agency on Aging

Location: Hillcrest Apartments, Redington Avenue, Troy, PA

Contact Name: Sandra Lockwood

Contact Phone Number: 570-265-2194

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Description:A fire prevention and safety presentation will take place at the Area Agency on Aging.


Event: Annual Bloomsburg Fair

Date: 9/26 - 10/2/2010

Time:9:00AM to 10:00PM

Venue: State Building

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Contact Name: Tonya Welshans

Contact Phone Number: 570-327-3400

Contact Email: twelshans@state.pa.us

Description:PA Department of Health representatives will be located in the State Building at the 156th Annual Bloomsburg Fair during the week of September 26 - October 2. Public health information and resources will be available to enhance the health, wealth, and wellness of the public.


Event: Farm City Fall Festival and Clinton County Wellness Fair

Date: 9/25/2010

Time:9:00AM to 4:00PM

Venue: Clinton County Fairgrounds

Location: 918 Racetrack Road, Mill Hall, PA

Contact Name: Susan Conway

Contact Phone Number: 570-893-4000

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Description:The PA Department of Health will offer Tdap and Pneumonia immunization and educational material to attendees at the Farm City Fall Family Festival and Clinton County Wellness Fair. Other vendors will provide a variety of free services and screenings, such as blood pressure and osteoporosis. The event will be held at the Clinton County Fair Grounds and more than 500 people are expected to attend.


Event: Elimsport Fall Festival

Date: 9/25/2010

Time:10:00AM to 3:00PM

Venue: Elimsport Fall Festival

Location: Elimsport, PA

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Description:The PA Department of Health will provide education materials on a variety of topics including flu, immunizations, lyme disease, and animal bites at the Elimsport Fall Festival. This event will be held in Elimsport and will benefit children and adults from Lycoming County and the surrounding areas.


Northeast

Event: American Heart Association, Start! Heart Walk

Date: 9/19/2010

Time: 10:00AM to 2:00PM

Venue: Lehigh Valley Industrial Park IV

Location: 3900 Burgess Place, Bethlehem, PA

Contact Name: Kathleen Bittner

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Description: This is a fundraising walk for life-saving research as well as community and professional education programs that are impacting lives every day. Participants in 300+ cities across America are taking a stand against heart disease and helping to save lives.


Event: AIDS Walk

Date: 9/19/2010

Time: 10:00AM to 2:00PM

Venue: Nay Aug Park

Location: 500 Arthur Avenue, Scranton, PA

Contact Name: Cynthia Zaleppa

Contact Phone Number: 570-826-2062

Contact Email: czaleppa@state.pa.us

Description: The University of Scranton Center for Health Education and Wellness is holding an AIDS Walk. This is a fundraising walk for the Scranton Temple Health Center which serves the HIV/AIDS population of Lackawanna, Luzerne, Monroe, Susquehanna, Pike, Wayne, and Wyoming counties. The Center provides clients with supportive, affordable, convenient, and confidential care.


Event: 1st Annual Cancer Wellness Golf Open

Date: 9/23/2010

Time: 10:30AM to 6:00PM

Venue: Irem Temple

Location: 1340 Country Club Rd., Dallas, PA

Contact Name: Nicole Farber

Contact Phone Number: 570-714-8800

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Description: The 1st Annual Cancer Wellness Golf Open will take place at the Irem Temple, located at 1340 Country Club Rd., Dallas. The event will include golf, lunch, dinner, snacks and refreshments. Cancer resources and information will be provided.


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Northwest

Event: American Heart Association, Start! Heart Walk

Date: 9/18/2010

Time: 9:00AM to 10:30AM

Venue: Liberty Park

Location: 208 East Bayfront Parkway, Erie, PA

Contact Name: Gina Klofft

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Description: This is a fundraising walk for life-saving research as well as community and professional education programs that are impacting lives every day. Participants in 300+ cities across America are taking a stand against heart disease and helping to save lives.


Event: Tresure Your Chest 5K Run/Walk

Date: 9/25/2010

Time: 9:00 AM

Venue: Youngsville Fire Hall

Location: 222 East Main Street, Youngsville, PA

Contact Name: Cathy Anderson

Contact Phone Number: 814-723-5852

Contact Email: Canderson@adagionhealth.org

Description: Adagio Health will hold a Treasure Your Chest 5K Run/Walk to benefit their cancer screenings and community education departments. Event day sign up and registration begins at 7:30 a.m.


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Southeast

Event: Health, Wealth, and Wellness Pre-Kick Off Event - Health Expo

Date: 9/18/2010

Time: 9:00AM to 2:00PM

Venue: Triumph Baptish Church

Location: 1648 W. Hunting Park Avenue, Philadelphia, PA

Contact Name: W. Sonya Bryant-Lockett

Contact Phone Number: 215-707-9353

Contact Email: willetta.bryant@tuhs.temple.edu

Description: Triumph Baptist Church will host a Health Expo. This official Health, Wealth, and Wellness Week pre-kick off event will allow participants to intimately access the resources of resident businesses, vendors, organizations, government and faith-based entities from the aspect of holistically acquiring Health, Wealth, and Wellness related knowledge, on-site assistance, training, interviewing, activities, and community-business networking.


Event: Cutting It Out of the Community

Date: 9/18/2010

Time: 4:00PM to 7:00PM

Venue: Liquid Styles Barbershop

Location: 19 E. Schoolhouse Lane, Philadelphia, PA

Contact Name: Jamahal C. Boyd, Sr.

Contact Phone Number: 717-787-4366

Contact Email: jamboyd@state.pa.us

Description: Liquid Styles Barber Shop will host "Cutting It Out of the Community". Free Kidney Screenings provided by the American Kidney Fund and Free HIV testing provided by the Dorothy Mann Center for Pediatric & Adolescent HIV.


Event: Annual Sickle Cell Seminar "Shaping the Global Future of Sickle Cell Disease"

Date: 9/18/2010

Time: 10:00AM to 4:00PM

Venue: International House

Location: 3701 Chestnut Street, Philadelphia, PA

Contact Name: Deborah Butler

Contact Phone Number: 215-471-8686

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Description: As part of National Sickle Cell Awareness month the Sickle Cell Disease Association of America, Philadelphia/ Delaware Chapter (SCDAA/PDVC) is sponsoring their Annual Sickle Cell Seminar - "Shaping the Global Future of Sickle Cell Disease". The agenda includes topics such as transition, bone marrow transplantation, medical treatments, emergency room etiquette, and multicultural information. This year is the 100th anniversary of the discovery of the disease.


Event: Health, Wealth, and Wellness Kick-off Event - Health Expo

Date: 9/19/2010

Time: 10:00AM to 2:00PM

Venue: Sharon Baptist Church

Location: 3955 Conshohocken Avenue, Philadelphia, PA

Contact Name: Sharon Manker

Contact Phone Number: 267-847-8743

Contact Email: sharon_n_holmes@hotmail.com

Description: A Health Expo will be held at Sharon Baptist Church to officially kick-off Health, Wealth, and Wellness Week. The event will provide free information, health screenings, fitness programs and access to employment and ministry opportunities. The American Kidney Fund will be providing free kidney screenings and Fox Chase Cancer Center will be providing on-site breast exams in their Mammography Van.


Event: Community Health, Wealth and Wellness Seminar

Date: 9/20/2010

Time: 5:00PM to 9:00PM

Venue: Chester Housing Authority

Location: 611 Central Avenue, Chester, PA 19013.

Contact Name: Jamahal C. Boyd, Sr.

Contact Phone Number: 717-787-4366

Contact Email: jamboyd@state.pa.us

Description: The PA Department of Health, Governor's Advisory Commission on African American Affairs, PA Department of Treasury, and Wells Fargo in partnership with the Chester Housing Authority will host a Community Health, Wealth and Wellness Seminar. The event will include financial wellness workshops (including credit review, savings preparation and first-time home buyer information), health information and screenings and a special STD Awareness & Prevention workshop designed for teens and parents of teens.


Event: Family Night Health Walk

Date: 9/21/2010

Time: 7:00PM to 9:00PM

Venue: Sharon Baptist Church

Location: 3955 Conshohocken Avenue, Philadelphia, PA

Contact Name: Sharon Manker

Contact Phone Number: 267-847-8743

Contact Email: sharon_n_holmes@hotmail.com

Description: Sharon Baptist Church will sponsor a Family Night Health Walk. This is an event to encourage members and their families to come out for a special Family Night message from Romans 12:1 about not just being Holy, but also being Healthy! After the preached word, the entire congregation will apply the word during a 2K Health Walk on the church grounds.


Event: Prayer Vigil

Date: 9/22/2010

Time: 7:00 PM

Venue: West Philadelphia Seventh-day Adventist Church

Location: 4527 Haverford Avenue, Philadelphia, PA

Contact Name: Donna Riley

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Contact Email: dr4fireandice@gmail.com

Description: The West Philadelphia Seventh-day Adventist Church will provide a prayer vigil. This event will dedicate a specific service to intercessory prayer for the Spiritual, Mental, Physical, Social, and Financial Health of those in attendance.


Event: Temple University/National Black Nurse Association - Minding the Gap: Improving Mental Health - Eliminating Stigma

Date: 9/23/2010

Time: 5:30PM to 8:30PM

Venue: Temple University School of Medicine

Location: Medical Education Building, 3500 N. Broad Street, Philadelphia, PA

Contact Name: Shondrieka N. Lamb

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Description: The Temple University/National Black Nurse Association will present a community-based initiative, "Minding the Gap: Improving Mental Health - Eliminating Stigma,". The initiative will examine the clinical, faith-based and policy implications associated with mental illness, while connecting communities with leaders in each field to address the issues.


Event: Know Your Numbers (Part 2)

Date: 9/23/2010

Time: 7:00PM to 9:00PM

Venue: Sharon Baptist Church

Location: 3955 Conshohocken Avenue, Philadelphia, PA

Contact Name: Jamahal C. Boyd, Sr.

Contact Phone Number: 717-787-4366

Contact Email: jamboyd@state.pa.us

Description: God's Mighty Men's Ministry of Sharon Baptist Church will present "Know Your Numbers (Part 2),". Jamahal C. Boyd, Sr., Director, Office of Health Equity, PA Department of Health and Dr. Lee Kirksey, Clinical Assistant Professor of Surgery, The University of Pennsylvania School of Medicine Division of Vascular Surgery, Director of Penn Woundcare Center will be speaking to the men in attendance regarding the importance of "Knowing Their Numbers" and taking responsibilities for their personal health.


Event: 13th Annual Walter E. Brandon 5K Sickle Cell Walkathon

Date: 9/25/2010

Time: 8:30AM

Venue: Fairmount Park

Location: 4231 North Concourse Drive (Belmont Avenue), Philadelphia, PA

Contact Name: Zemoria Brandon

Contact Phone Number: 215-471-8686

Contact Email: zbrandon@verizon.net

Description: The Sickle Cell Disease Association of America, Philadelphia/Delaware Valley (SCDAA/PDVC) and AFSCME District Council 33 are sponsoring the 13th Annual 5K Walter E. Brandon Sickle Cell Walkathon. The event is a major fundraiser for SCDAA/PDVC to continue providing supportive services to children, adolescents and adults affected by the disease. Registration begins at 6:30 a.m.


Event: Philadelphia Interfaith Children's Festival

Date: 9/25/2010

Time: 11:00AM to 5:00PM

Venue: New Covenant Campus

Location: 7500 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, PA

Contact Name: Neomosha Nelson

Contact Phone Number: 215-247-4022

Contact Email: www.interfaithchildrensfestival.com

Description: The Metropolitan Christian Festival in partnership with faith based institutions, interfaith groups, and community organizations will hold the Philadelphia Interfaith Children's Festival. The is a free outdoor festival for children and youth celebrating diverse faith traditions and highlighting community programs that enhance the spirits, minds and bodies of young people. Weekend activities include kiddie land, dancing, a 3K run/walk, and arts and crafts.


Event: Health, Wealth and Wellness Culmination Event - Health Expo

Date: 9/26/2010

Time: 10:00AM to 2:00PM

Venue: Enon Tabernacle Church

Location: 2800 Cheltenham Avenue, Philadelphia, PA

Contact Name: Sharon Manker

Contact Phone Number: 267-847-8743

Contact Email: sharon_n_holmes@hotmail.com

Description: Health, Wealth, and Wellness Week culmination events, including a Health Expo, are scheduled to take place after morning services at the Enon Tabernacle Church. The Health Expo will include vendors to provide information, services, seminars and screenings to congregants. This will allow participants to intimately access the resources of resident businesses, vendors, organizations, government and faith-based entities from the aspect of holistically acquiring Health, Wealth and Wellness related knowledge, on-site assistance, training, interviewing, activities, and community-business networking.


Event: Penn Asian Senior Services Health Fair

Date: 9/26/2010

Time: 10:00AM to 1:30PM

Venue: Rosemont College

Location: 1400 Montgomery Avenue, Rosemont, PA

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Description: Penn Asian Senior Services is holding a Health Fair at the Great Wall Chinese School. Presentations will include information about the risks of heart disease and chronic pulmonary disorder, and sponsor tables will include representatives from the Asian American Bone Marrow Bank, the American Heart Association, and the OCA - Greater Philadelphia Race Dialogues Asian Mentoring Program.


Event: Philadelphia Interfaith Children's Festival

Date: 9/26/2010

Time: 12:00PM to 5:00PM

Venue: New Covenant Campus

Location: 7500 Germantown Avenue, Philadelphia, PA

Contact Name: Neomosha Nelson

Contact Phone Number: 215-247-4022

Contact Email: www.interfaithchildrensfestival.com

Description: The Metropolitan Christian Festival in partnership with faith based institutions, interfaith groups, and community organizations will hold the Philadelphia Interfaith Children's Festival. The is a free outdoor festival for children and youth celebrating diverse faith traditions and highlighting community programs that enhance the spirits, minds and bodies of young people. Weekend activities include kiddie land, dancing, a 3K run/walk, and arts and crafts.


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Southcentral

Event: 2010 Great Prostate Cancer Challenge - 5K Run and 1 Mile Fun Walk

Date: 9/10/2010

Time: 6:00PM

Venue: City Island

Location: Harrisburg, PA

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Contact Email:www.greatprostatecancerchallenge.com/harrisburg

Description: Competitors are invited to pick up the pace against prostate cancer at the 2010 Great prostate Cancer Challenge. The race, recognized for its scenic course and as a family event, will begin on City Island and is a 5K Run and a 1 mile Fun Walk.


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Event: American Heart Association, Start! Heart Walk

Date: 9/12/2010

Time: 9:00AM to 10:30AM

Venue: Gettysburg Middle School

Location: 37 Lefever Street, Gettysburg, PA

Contact Name: Sharon Strike

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Description: This is a fundraising walk for life-saving research as well as community and professional education programs that are impacting lives every day. Participants in 300+ cities across America are taking a stand against heart disease and helping to save lives.


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Event: Child Passenger Safety Checks

Date: 9/19/2010

Time: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Venue: Perry County Family Center

Location: 8391-R Spring Road, Suite #3, New Bloomfield, PA

Contact Name: Shelley Dreyer-Aurila

Contact Phone Number: 717-582-3656

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Description: As part of Child Passenger Safety Week, car seat safety checks will be provided by certified technicians.


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Event: Diabetes Walk for Fun

Date: 9/19/2010

Time: 1:30PM

Venue: Shawnee State Park

Location: 132 State Park Road, Schellsburg, PA

Contact Name: Gina Montgomery

Contact Phone Number: 814-623-6161

Contact Email:

Description: The Diabetes Walk for Fun will be approximately 3 miles and blood sugar testing will be done before and after the walk.


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Event: Child Passenger Safety Checks

Date: 9/20/2010

Time: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Venue: Perry County Family Center

Location: 8391-R Spring Road, Suite #3, New Bloomfield, PA

Contact Name: Shelley Dreyer-Aurila

Contact Phone Number: 717-582-3656

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Description: As part of Child Passenger Safety Week, car seat safety checks will be provided by certified technicians.


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Event: Child Passenger Safety Checks

Date: 9/21/2010

Time: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Venue: Perry County Family Center

Location: 8391-R Spring Road, Suite #3, New Bloomfield, PA

Contact Name: Shelley Dreyer-Aurila

Contact Phone Number: 717-582-3656

Contact Email:

Description: As part of Child Passenger Safety Week, car seat safety checks will be provided by certified technicians.


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Event: My Pyramid Bingo

Date: 9/21/2010

Time: 1:30PM

Venue: Messiah Village

Location: 100 Mt. Allen Drive, Mechanicsburg, PA

Contact Name: Heidi Koch

Contact Phone Number: 717-790-8201

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Description: Messiah Village will offer My Pyramid Bingo at the Community Room of the Commons Apartment Building. The bingo game is designed to both test and educate people regarding current food guides.


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Event: Soul Line Dancing

Date: 9/21/2010

Time: 6:30PM to 7:30PM

Venue: Camp Curtain School Gymnasium

Location: 2900 N. 6th St., Harrisburg, PA

Contact Name: Kim Jarrett or Kristal Turner-Childs

Contact Phone Number: 717-234-2246 or 717-443-2363

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Description: This exercise program is now in its 4th year and the attendees participate in a fun exercise/dance to music such as R&B, Reggae, Rap, Gospel and Jazz. Attendees work up a sweat, but always leave time for fellowship and sharing successes. The program is sponsored by the Delta Sigma Theta Sorority, Inc - Harrisburg Alumnae Chapter.


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Event: Free Car Seat Safety Checks

Date: 9/21/2010

Time: 3:30PM to 6:30PM

Venue: PA State Police Barracks

Location: Raystown Road, Huntingdon, PA

Contact Name: Chris Gildea

Contact Phone Number: 814-643-8548

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Description: Car seat safety checks will be provided to encourage the use of child restraint systems and decrease the risk of child injuries in the event that an accident should occur.


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Event: 21st Century - After School Program, Drug and Alcohol Awareness

Date: 9/21/2010

Time: 4:15PM to 5:45PM

Venue: Bedford Area Middle School

Location: 440 East Watson Street, Bedford, PA

Contact Name: Amie Leonard

Contact Phone Number: 814-623-5009

Contact Email:

Description: Personal Solutions, Inc. will provide a 21st Century, After School Program on drug and alcohol awareness. Students will be provided with refusal strategies and information on how drugs, tobacco, and alcohol can affect their lives.


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Event: Stress and Exercise Presentation

Date: 9/22/2010

Time: 11:00AM

Venue: Bedford Senior Center

Location: 203 South Richard Street, Bedford, PA

Contact Name: Mick Gordon

Contact Phone Number: 814-623-5140

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Description: This is a PowerPoint presentation about ways to cope with stress and the health benefits of exercise.


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Event: Health, Wealth and Wellness Day

Date: 9/22/2010

Time: 11:00AM to 2:00PM

Venue: Pennsylvania State Capitol

Location: Pennsylvania State Capitol, Harrisburg, PA

Contact Name: Jamahal C. Boyd, Sr.

Contact Phone Number: 717-787-4366

Contact Email:jamboyd@state.pa.us

Description: The Department of Health in conjunction with the National Association of Health Services Executives, the American Heart/American Stroke Association and the South Central District Office will collaborate to kick-off the series of health, wealth, and wellness related, community-based events scheduled around the Commonwealth. The event will take place at the Pennsylvania State Capitol.


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Event: Child Passenger Safety Checks

Date: 9/22/2010

Time: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Venue: Perry County Family Center

Location: 8391-R Spring Road, Suite #3, New Bloomfield, PA

Contact Name: Shelley Dreyer-Aurila

Contact Phone Number: 717-582-3656

Contact Email:

Description: As part of Child Passenger Safety Week, car seat safety checks will be provided by certified technicians.


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Event: York Water Company Employee Health Fair

Date: 9/22/2010

Time: 7:00AM to 9:00AM

Venue: York City Ice Arena Community Room

Location: 941 Vander Avenue, York, PA

Contact Name: Bonnie J. Rexroth

Contact Phone Number: 717-718-2942

Contact Email:bonnier@yorkwater.com

Description: This is an employee health fair. The Department of Health will be providing a dermascan machine and providing facial checks for any sun-related skin damage.


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Event: Child Passenger Safety Checks

Date: 9/23/2010

Time: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Venue: Perry County Family Center

Location: 8391-R Spring Road, Suite #3, New Bloomfield, PA

Contact Name: Shelley Dreyer-Aurila

Contact Phone Number: 717-582-3656

Contact Email:

Description: As part of Child Passenger Safety Week, car seat safety checks will be provided by certified technicians.


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Event: Stroke and Emergency Preparedness Presentation

Date: 9/23/2010

Time: 9:30AM

Venue: Forsight Vision

Location: 1380 Spahn Avenue, York, PA

Contact Name: Melody Darrow

Contact Phone Number: 717-848-1690

Contact Email:

Description: This event will include a presentation on strokes and emergency preparedness for visually impaired persons.


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Event: 21st Century - After School Program, Drug and Alcohol Awareness

Date: 9/23/2010

Time: 4:15PM to 5:45PM

Venue: Everett High School

Location: North River Lane, Everett, PA

Contact Name: Amie Leonard

Contact Phone Number: 814-623-5009

Contact Email:

Description: Personal Solutions, Inc. will provide a 21st Century, After School Program on drug and alcohol awareness. Students will be provided with refusal strategies and information on how drugs, tobacco, and alcohol can affect their lives.


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Event: CPR Anytime

Date: 9/24/2010

Time: 9:00AM

Venue: Friendship Senior Center

Location: 5000 Commons Drive, Harrisburg, PA

Contact Name: Lydia Detrick

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Description: This is an event for the staff of the Friendship Senior Center and is taught for the non-medical person.


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Event: Child Passenger Safety Checks

Date: 9/24/2010

Time: 1:00 PM to 3:00 PM

Venue: Perry County Family Center

Location: 8391-R Spring Road, Suite #3, New Bloomfield, PA

Contact Name: Shelley Dreyer-Aurila

Contact Phone Number: 717-582-3656

Contact Email:

Description: As part of Child Passenger Safety Week, car seat safety checks will be provided by certified technicians.


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Event: Annual Fall Fun Fair

Date: 9/25/2010

Time: 12:00PM to 4:00PM

Venue: Capital Area Children's Center

Location: 44 South 38th Street, Camp Hill, PA

Contact Name: Roxanne or Melanie

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Contact Email:rdaniel@ucpcentralpa.org

Description: This annual fair will be held for families with special needs and will include activities for the families to allow them to get together for fellowship, food and fun.


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Event: "Be A Man" Free Preventative Health Prostate Screening

Date: 9/25/2010

Time: 9:00AM to 12:00PM

Venue: J.C. Blair Memorial Hospital

Location: 1225 Warm Springs Ave., Huntingdon, PA

Contact Name: Chris Gildea

Contact Phone Number: 814-643-8548

Contact Email:

Description: Free preventative health prostate screenings will be provided to men between the ages of 50-75, or 40-50 if there is a family history.


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Event: American Heart Association, Start! Heart Walk

Date: 9/26/2010

Time: 1:00PM to 6:00PM

Venue: Harrisburg Area Community College (HACC)

Location: One HACC Drive, Harrisburg, PA

Contact Name: Mitzi Jones

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Description: This is a fundraising walk for life-saving research as well as community and professional education programs that are impacting lives every day. Participants in 300+ cities across America are taking a stand against heart disease and helping to save lives.


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Event: American Heart Association, Start! Heart Walk

Date: 9/26/2010

Time: 1:30PM to 3:30PM

Venue: Greencastle-Antrim Elementary School

Location: 500 East Lietersburg Pike, Greencastle, PA

Contact Name: Sharon Strike

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Description: This is a fundraising walk for life-saving research as well as community and professional education programs that are impacting lives every day. Participants in 300+ cities across America are taking a stand against heart disease and helping to save lives.


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Event: American Heart Association, Start! Heart Walk

Date: 9/26/2010

Time: 1:30PM to 3:30PM

Venue: AES Ironwood Park (formerly Avon Playground)

Location: 1100 S. Lincoln Avenue, Lebanon, PA

Contact Name: Kathy Andrews

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Description: This is a fundraising walk for life-saving research as well as community and professional education programs that are impacting lives every day. Participants in 300+ cities across America are taking a stand against heart disease and helping to save lives.


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Event: American Heart Association, Start! Heart Walk

Date: 9/26/2010

Time: 1:00PM

Venue: Hanover Area Family YMCA

Location: 500 George St., Hanover, PA

Contact Name: Patti Baxter

Contact Phone Number: 717-632-8211

Contact Email:PBaxter@hanoverymca.org

Description: This is a fundraising walk for life-saving research as well as community and professional education programs that are impacting lives every day. Participants in 300+ cities across America are taking a stand against heart disease and helping to save lives.


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Event: 23rd Annual Healthy Sportsman Health Fair

Date: 9/26/2010

Time: 12:00PM to 4:00PM

Venue: Fulton County Medical Center

Location: 214 Peach Orchard Road, McConnellsburg, PA

Contact Name: Misty Hershey

Contact Phone Number: 717 485-6115

Contact Email:mhershey@fcmcpa.org

Description: The fair is held to ensure the health and wellness of hunters and outdoor enthusiasts. Fourteen health screenings will be available to attendees including: cholesterol, glucose, vision, hearing, EKG's, BMI, and blood pressure.


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Event: Huntingdon County United Way Annual Day of Caring

Date: 9/29/2010

Time: 8:00AM

Venue: Emmert I. Detwiler Memorial Field

Location: Route 26 Huntingdon, PA

Contact Name: Kathy Armillel

Contact Phone Number: 814-643-3142

Contact Email:

Description: The Huntingdon County United Way Day of Caring will be held to help those who are unable to tackle tough jobs in or around the home. Volunteers are to meet at the Emmert I. Detwiler Memorial Field.


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Southwest

Event: Walk with a Doc

Date: 9/18/2010

Time: 8:30AM

Venue: Wilfred R. Cameron Wellness Center

Location: 240 Wellness Way, Washington, PA

Contact Name: Lindsey Smith

Contact Phone Number: 724-222-6511, ext. 13

Contact Email: ls@wchpinc.org

Description: Retired physician, Dr. William McMahon, will be participating at this first monthly event. Complementary blood pressure screenings will be provided.


Event: Gateway Medical Society Town Hall Meeting - Closing the Gap: Working to Eliminate Health Disparities in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania

Date: 9/25/2010

Time: 7:30AM to 12:30PM

Venue: Herberman Conference Center, UPMC Shadyside Hospital Campus

Location: 5150 Centre Avenue, 2nd Floor, Pittsburgh, PA

Contact Name: Tamara Reese

Contact Phone Number: 412-281-4086

Contact Email: administration@gateway.medicalsociety.org

Description: The Gateway Medical Society will hold a town hall meeting to discuss "Closing the Gap: Working to Eliminate Health Disparities in the Commonwealth of Pennsylvania" along with Representatives from the Pennsylvania Legislative Black Caucus.


Event: American Heart Association, Start! Heart Walk

Date: 9/25/2010

Time: 10:00AM to 2:00PM

Venue: Kennametal Fitness Trail

Location: 1600 Technology Way, Latrobe, PA

Contact Name: Christy Mastrian

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Description: This is a fundraising walk for life-saving research as well as community and professional education programs that are impacting lives every day. Participants in 300+ cities across America are taking a stand against heart disease and helping to save lives.


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