Palmetto Health Community Calendar 

Palmetto Health March Calendar of Events

 

March 10: Weight Loss Management Seminars
The Weight Management Center at Palmetto Health will offer a free weight management seminar Tuesday, March 10, 6-7 p.m., at Palmetto Health Baptist Auditorium, 1501 Sumter St. For more information or to register, call 1-855-391-1120.

March 10: Green Thumb: How to Grow Your Foods
Palmetto Health Office of Community Health will offer a free class providing basic details on how to start your own garden Tuesday, March 10, 10-11 a.m. at Denny Terrace Park, 6429 Bishop Ave. For more information, call 803-296-CARE (2273).

March 14: Ballentine Family Medicine and Ballentine Family YMCA Open House:
Palmetto Health and the YMCA of Columbia will host an open house for the new Ballentine Family Medicine Group and Ballentine YMCA and Saturday, March 14, 9 a.m.-Noon. Event will offer the community an opportunity to tour both facilities and meet the physicians of medical practice.

March 20: Palmetto Health Foundation’s KEMOPALOOZA
Save the date for KEMOPALOOZA on Friday, March 20, 6-10 p.m. at EdVenture Children's Museum, 211 Gervais St. The year’s event will feature tunes by the Root Doctors and mobile bidding on fantastic silent and live auction items. Proceeds from the event benefit CAMP KEMO Programs of Palmetto Health Children’s Hospital. Visit KEMOPALOOZA.org for the latest details, and use #KEMOPALOOZA2015 to get connected on social media.

March 24: Weight Loss Management Seminars
The Weight Management Center at Palmetto Health will offer a free weight management seminar Tuesday, March 24, Noon-1 p.m., at Palmetto Health Baptist Auditorium, 1501 Sumter St. For more information or to register, call 1-855-391-1120.

March 26:  Eat Your Fruits and Veggies
Palmetto Health Office of Community Health will offer a free class all about fruits, vegetables and spices Thursday, March 26, 10-11 a.m. at Denny Terrace Park, 6429 Bishop Ave. For more information, call 803-296-CARE (2273).

Free Breast and Cervical Cancer Screenings:
Palmetto Health will offer free breast and cervical cancer screenings Tuesday, March 3, 10, 17, 24 and 31, 5:30-7 p.m., and Thursday, March 5, 12, 19 and 26, 5:30-7 p.m., at Palmetto Health Women’s Center, 1801 Sunset Dr. To find out if you qualify or to register, call 803-296-CARE (2273).

Take Five: Free Diabetes Screenings:
Palmetto Health will offer free diabetes screenings Thursday, March 5, 12, 19 and 26, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., at Palmetto Health Baptist, 1501 Sumter St., Office of Community Health. To find out if you qualify or to register, call 803-296-CARE (2273).

Free Prostate Cancer Screenings:
Palmetto Health will offer free prostate cancer screenings Thursday, March 5, 12, 19 and 26, 11 a.m.-1 p.m., at Palmetto Health Baptist, 1501 Sumter St., Office of Community Health. To find out if you qualify or to register, call 803-296-CARE (2273).

Free Breast and Cervical Cancer Screenings:
Palmetto Health will offer free breast and cervical cancer screenings Saturday, March 14, 8 a.m.-noon, at Palmetto Health Women’s Center, 1801 Sunset Dr. To find out if you qualify or to register, call 803-296-CARE (2273).

CPR and BLS Classes:
American Heart Association CPR and Basic Life Support (BLS) classes are offered weekly by the Palmetto Health/USC Simulation Center every Wednesday and Thursday afternoons. Cost is $75. Heart Saver CPR classes are offered two Tuesday afternoons each month; cost is $50. All classes begin at 1 p.m. at 14 Medical Park, Suite 300, Palmetto Health Richland campus, and course materials and a certification card are included. For more information or to register for a course, call 803-296-CARE (2273).