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Description

Fundraiser for the American Cancer Society. 6:30- registration, 7:30- Run/Walk starts, 8:30-Awards. $25 early registration at: racesonline.com/events/glowout5K. $30 on day of event.
Wear your best glow-in-the-dark clothing and facepaint!

Location
Kirkland Cancer Center
720 W. Forest Ave.
Jackson, TN 38301
Date
Thursday 04/27/2017 7:30pm
Cost
$25 early registration, $30- day of event
Description

Annual community free skin screening by Dermatologists, Oncologists and other providers for prevention and early detection. Call 541-5087 for appointment

Location
Kirkland Cancer Center
720 W. Forest Ave.
Jackson, TN 38301
Date
Monday 05/01/2017 5:30pm
Cost
This is a free event.

Description

Women's Center Event

This fun filled event is for women age 50 years and older. Attendees will enjoy a garden-themed atmosphere, enlightening sessions presented by various speakers, a delicious lunch, and a fashion show by Felicia Bella. Sessions will include a diverse range of topics from enjoying day to day life to staying in shape. Prepare for laughter and entertainment provided by prominent motivational humorist Lisa Smartt as she delivers the keynote address, ā€œIā€™m Not Old - I Just Need to Be Re-potted.ā€

For more information or questions about this event, contact Regina Smith at 731-541-8757 or at regina.smith@wth.org .

Location
Carl Grant Events Center - Union University
47 Grant Center Drive
Jackson, TN 38305
Date
Wednesday 05/03/2017 9:00am
Cost
$20

Description

Seriously Seersucker will be a uniquely southern evening under the stars which includes cocktails, dinner, and music at the home of Caroline and Jeb Campbell. Event proceeds will benefit patients of the Kirkland Cancer Center who need financial assistance with concerns such as transportation to and from treatments.

Sponsorships range from $1,000-$10,000 and tickets are available for $125 each. For more information about the event, contact Beth Koffman at (731) 984-2140 or beth.koffman@wth.org.

For more information or questions about this event, contact Beth Koffman at 731-984-2144 or at beth.koffman@wth.org .


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Location
Jackson
within the city limits
Jackson, TN 38305
Date
Friday 05/19/2017 6:30pm
Cost
$125 per person
Description

Girl Talk is designed for moms and their pre-adolescent daughters to learn together about increased communication and issues they will face as they transition from a girl into a young woman. Topics discussed include body changes, reproduction, decision making, and family values. For girls ages 9-12. The four weekly sessions are two hours each and present factual information about sexuality and the promoting of self esteem. This class encourages the importance of open communication within the family. Moms attend the first session alone, then daughters join them for the remaining three classes. Pre-registration is required. To register please call 731-541-6448.

For more information or questions about this class, contact Judy Arrington at 731-541-4947 or at Judy.Arrington@wth.org .

Location
Women & Children Community Education Classroom
637 Skyline Drive
Jackson, TN 38301
Dates
Tuesday 05/02/2017 6:00pm
Tuesday 05/09/2017 6:00pm
Tuesday 05/16/2017 6:00pm
Tuesday 05/23/2017 6:00pm
Cost
$30 per family
Description

This one-time class is for both mom and dad. Class covers all the basics of taking care of a newborn (umbilical cord care, circumcision care, diaper rash, colic, bathing, burping, bonding, safe sleep and more).

For more information or questions about this class, contact Avis Austin at 731-541-4970 or at avis.austin@wth.org .

Location
LL Classroom 2 at JMCGH
620 Skyline Dr.
Jackson, TN 38301
Date
Wednesday 05/03/2017 6:00pm
Cost
$10

Description

A one-time class that prepares women and their support person for breastfeeding. Topics covered include what to expect for the first several weeks and beyond, importance of good positioning
and latch, pumping, hand expression and how your support person can help with breastfeeding. Taught by a Registered Nurse.

For more information or questions about this class, contact Avis Austin at 731-541-4970 or at avis.austin@wth.org .

Location
LL Classroom 2 at JMCGH
620 Skyline Dr.
Jackson, TN 38301
Date
Thursday 05/04/2017 6:00pm
Cost
$10

Description

Those soon-to-be big brothers and sisters will learn what their role will be when their new baby arrives. Children will learn about newborn behavior and basic baby care, along with touring the Women's Center. Each child will receive a T-shirt that proudly states "I'm the big brother/sister." For ages three and up. Please call to register. 731-541-6448

For more information or questions about this class, contact Avis Austin at 731-541-4970 or at avis.austin@wth.org .

Location
LL Classroom 2 at JMCGH
620 Skyline Dr.
Jackson, TN 38301
Date
Saturday 05/20/2017 10:00am
Cost
$15 per child or $20 per family

Description

These classes are designed for the expectant mother and her labor partner to provide instruction on breathing, relaxation, and coping techniques for use during labor with or without medication. Become familiar with the stages and variations of labor including back labor, c-section, induction, and epidural delivery using instruction, video, and interactive floor activities. This class includes a tour of the Labor and Delivery area at Jackson Madison County General Hospital. One evening class weekly for either three or four weeks or a two part Saturday series is also offered.

For more information or questions about this class, contact Avis Austin at 731-541-4970 or at avis.austin@wth.org .

Location
LL Classroom 2 at JMCGH
620 Skyline Dr.
Jackson, TN 38301
Dates
Saturday 06/03/2017 9:00am
Saturday 06/10/2017 9:00am
Cost
$50