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Description

Half-marathon, 5K, and one mile run/walk

The race will begin at the LIFT (101 Jackson Walk Plaza). The scenic course is a championship style loop that will take runners through historic downtown Jackson.

For more information or questions about this event, contact Emily Garner at 731-984-2146 or at Emily.Garner@WTH.org .

Location
Lift Wellness Center
101 Jackson Walk Plaza
Jackson, TN 38305
Date
Saturday 09/29/2018 7:00am
Cost
$25 and up
Description

Cocktail reception to honor the 2018 Charity Gala sponsors and award recipients.

Tickets are $75 per person if you are attending the Charity Gala or $125 per person if you are not attending the Charity Gala.

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

Location
Oakmont Estate
(Parking at Englewood Baptist Church)
Jackson, TN 38305
Date
Friday 11/09/2018 7:00pm
Cost
$75-$125
Description

The Charity Gala includes a cocktail reception, silent auction, seated dinner, awards presentation, live music and dancing.

Proceeds from the event benefit Ayers Children's Medical Center and Kirkland Cancer Center.

Tables of eight are available for $2,000 and individual tickets are $250 each. Sponsorships begin at $3,000.

For more information, contact the Foundation at (731) 984-2140 or visit www.thechairtygala.org.

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

Location
Carl Perkins Civic Center
400 South Highland Ave
Jackson, TN 38301
Date
Saturday 11/10/2018 6:00pm
Cost
$250 and up
Description

This class is a condensed version of Prepared Childbirth and is designed for the expectant mother and labor partner. The multiple aspects of labor, birth and postpartum period are covered, as well as baby basics. This 2-hr class is held at West Tennessee Healthcare North Hospital, with a tour of the Birthing Center included.
This particular class does not include a tour of Jackson Madison County General Hospital (JMCGH) Women’s Center. To request a tour of the JMCGH Women’s Center please call 731-541-6448.

For more information or questions about this class, contact Mother/Baby Contact at 731-541-6448 or at wcclasses@wth.org .

Location
West Tennessee Healthcare North Hospital
367 Hospital Boulevard
Jackson , TN 38305
Date
Monday 07/09/2018 6:00pm
Cost
$20

Description

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

For more information or questions about this class, contact Mother/Baby Contact at 731-541-6448 or at wcclasses@wth.org .

Location
West Tennessee Healthcare North Hospital
367 Hospital Boulevard
Jackson , TN 38305
Date
Monday 07/09/2018 8:00pm
Cost
$10

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 Mother/Baby Contact at 731-541-6448 or at wcclasses@wth.org .

Location
JMCGH Lower Level Classroom 2
620 Skyline Dr.
Jackson, TN 38301
Date
Wednesday 08/08/2018 6:00pm
Cost
$10

Description

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

For more information or questions about this class, contact Mother/Baby Contact at 731-541-6448 or at wcclasses@wth.org .

Location
JMCGH Lower Level Classroom 2
620 Skyline Dr.
Jackson, TN 38301
Date
Thursday 08/09/2018 6:00pm
Cost
$10

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 Mother/Baby Contact at 731-541-6448 or at wcclasses@wth.org .

Location
JMCGH Lower Level Classroom 2
620 Skyline Dr.
Jackson, TN 38301
Dates
Saturday 08/18/2018 9:00am
Saturday 08/25/2018 9:00am
Cost
$50