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Recording Artist James Bignon to Perform at "Women at Heart"
Grammy-Nominated Recording Artist James Bignon to
Perform at the Sixth Annual “Women at Heart”

EVENT: In addition to providing women with education about their heart and health, Palmetto Health is pleased to announce that Grammy-nominated recording artist James Bignon will perform at the sixth annual “Women at Heart,” a free heart-health forum and exhibition.

WHEN: Saturday, Sept. 14

TIME: 8 a.m.-1:30 p.m.

PLACE: Columbia Metropolitan Convention Center, 1101 Lincoln St.

ABOUT: Bignon is best known for Billboard Gospel hits such as “God is Great” and “On the Other Side Through.” In addition to performances and recording, Bignon also organizes gospel music workshops around the country that combine music instruction with health education and screenings. In November, he will be back in Columbia to host these workshops in partnership with Palmetto Health. Details about the workshops will be announced during “Women at Heart.”

“Women at Heart” activities include heart-healthy cooking and fitness demonstrations, and a variety of vendor and informational exhibits. Palmetto Health physicians will discuss the effects of stress and anxiety on heart health, as well as provide one on one “Ask the Doctor” appointments. Attendees are asked to wear comfortable clothing and shoes.

To learn more about James Bignon, visit For more information about “Women at Heart” or to register, visit or call
803-296-CARE (2273).