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Description

The Glow Out 5K benefits the American Cancer Society for cancer prevention and recovery. Day of race- 6:30pm registration; 7:30pm Run/Walk starts. Participants are encouraged to wear glow-in-the-dark apparel, face paints, trinkets or whatever they choose to make this run fun and enjoyable. Prize for best 'glow-out' participant.


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Location
Kirkland Cancer Center
720 W. Forest Ave.
Jackson, TN 38301
Date
Thursday 04/26/2018 7:30pm
Cost
$25 early registration. Guaranteed a T-shirt if registered by April 10th. Register at racesonline.com/events/glowout5K
Description

Madison County Relay For Life is a fun night of celebrating, remembering, and fighting back. We celebrate survivorship and hope that one day cancer will be eliminated.

Location
Farmer's Market
91 New Market Street
Jackson, TN 38301
Date
Friday 05/04/2018 5:00pm
Cost
This is a free event.
Description

*Register by Calling 731425-6956*
Beauty Bootcamp is designed for girls with type 1 diabetes (T1D) ages 12-18. The session will be lead by Miss Germantown, Cassidy Sheppard, teaching inner and outer beauty training. Focusing on things like daily struggles for a teen, body image, self-esteem, etc. Miss Germantown will also give some simple make-up and modeling tips to the girls! Health Department Diabetic Educator, Amanda Johnson, will also join us to give tips for T1D's during the adolescent years.
This will be a fun, engaging event and everyone is invited to bring along a friend or sibling who falls into this age category (even if they are not a T1D)!

Register by calling 731-425-6956


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Location
Lift Education Suite
101 Jackson Walk Plaza
Jackson, TN 38301
Date
Saturday 05/12/2018 10:00am
Cost
This is a free event.

Description

This is a free community screening for skin cancer. A WTH sponsored event in partnership with the American Academy of Dermatology. Call 541-5087 to reserve your appointment time.

Location
Kirkland Cancer Center
720 W. Forest Ave.
Jackson, TN 38301
Date
Monday 05/21/2018 5:30pm
Cost
This is a free event.
Description

A class where 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.

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
Saturday 04/21/2018 10:00am
Cost
$15 per child or $20 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 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 05/02/2018 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 05/03/2018 6:00pm
Cost
$10

Description

A class where 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.

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
Saturday 05/05/2018 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 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 05/19/2018 9:00am
Saturday 05/26/2018 9:00am
Cost
$50