Atlantic General Hospital Announces November Calendar of Events

10-22-2008
Saturday, November 1
Free Community Flu Clinic
AGH Lobby 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Free flu shots. Call Dawn Denton at 410-641-9268 for further information, or call the AGH Flu Hotline at 410-641-9FLU(9358).

Monday, November 3
Free Hypertension Clinic & Health Education
Apple Drug, Berlin; 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Happy Harry’s, Ocean Pines; 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.

T.O.P.S. of Berlin – Group #169
Atlantic General Hospital Conference Room #1; 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Take Off Pounds Sensibly is a support and educational group promoting weight loss and healthy lifestyle. They meet weekly. For more information contact Edna Berkey at 410-629-1006.

Tuesday, November 4
Free Hypertension Clinics & Health Education
Rite-Aid, Selbyville, Del.; 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Happy Harry’s, Clarksville, Del.; 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Yoga
Barrett Medical Office Building rotunda; 5:45 p.m. – 7 p.m.
All are welcome from beginner to intermediate level students. Cost: $72 for eight weeks of Tuesday night sessions; $10 for first-time drop-ins. Contact Georgette Rhoads to pre-register at 410-641-9734 or grhoads@atlanticgeneral.org.

Wednesday, November 5
Free Community Flu Clinic
Taylor Bank, Snow Hill, Md.; 10 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Free flu shots. Call Dawn Denton at 410-641-9268 for further information, or call the AGH Flu Hotline at 410-641-9FLU(9358).

Free Hypertension Clinics and Health Education
Rite- Aid, Berlin; 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Rite-Aid, Ocean Pines; 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Thursday, November 6
Diabetes Support Group
Ocean Pines Library; 7 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Speaker TBD. For more information, contact Ella Lurz at 410-641-5994 or elurz52@verizon.net.

Saturday, November 8
Vision Conference
Stephen Decatur High School; 8 a.m. – 1 p.m.
Breakout sessions on health topics important to you. Free screenings, including blood draws; demonstrations and more. For more information, contact Dawn Denton, Community Education Manager, at 410-641-9268. Or, visit www.atlanticgeneral.org/visions for further details and to register.

Free Hypertension Clinics & Health Education
Rite-Aid, Selbyville; 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Happy Harry’s, Clarksville; 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Monday, November 10
T.O.P.S. of Berlin – Group #169
Atlantic General Hospital Conference Room #1; 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Take Off Pounds Sensibly is a support and educational group promoting weight loss and healthy lifestyle. They meet weekly. For more information contact Edna Berkey at 410-629-1006.

Tuesday, November 11
Yoga
Barrett Medical Office Building rotunda; 5:45 p.m. – 7 p.m.
All are welcome from beginner to intermediate level students. Cost: $72 for eight weeks of Tuesday night sessions; $10 for first-time drop-ins. Contact Georgette Rhoads to pre-register at 410-641-9734 or grhoads@atlanticgeneral.org

Thursday, November 13
Celiac Support Group
Atlantic General Hospital, Conference Room #2; 7 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Support group for those with celiac disease and their friends and family. For more information, please contact Betty Bellarin at 410-603-0210.

Monday, November 17
T.O.P.S. of Berlin – Group #169
Atlantic General Hospital Conference Room #1; 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Take off Pounds Sensibly is a support and educational group promoting weight loss and healthy lifestyle. They meet weekly. For more information contact Edna Berkey at 410-629-1006

Tuesday, November 18
Free Hypertension Clinics and Health Education
Rite-Aid Pocomoke; 10 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Coastal Drug Berlin; 1 p.m. – 3 p.m.

Yoga
Barrett Medical Office Building rotunda; 5:45 p.m. – 7 p.m.
All are welcome from beginner to intermediate level students. Cost: $72 for eight weeks of Tuesday night sessions; $10 for first-time drop-ins. Contact Georgette Rhoads to pre-register at 410-641-9734 or grhoads@atlanticgeneral.org.

Survivors of Suicide (S.O.S.)
Atlantic General Hospital Conference Room #1; 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
Survivors of Suicide Support (S.O.S.) groups are for those who have lost a loved one as a result of death by suicide. The S.O.S. groups can include family members or friends. These monthly meetings give those who have suffered a loss by suicide to share their unique issues of grief with others who have suffered a similar loss. For more information, please call 443-235-9493.

Wednesday, November 19
Free Hypertension Clinics and Health Education
Happy Harry’s Bethany Beach, Del.; 10 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Happy Harry’s Fenwick, Del.; 1 p.m. - 3 p.m.

Friday, November 21
Multiple Sclerosis Self Help Group
Atlantic General Hospital Conference Room #3; 2 p.m. – 4 p.m.
National Multiple Sclerosis Society Worcester County Self Help Group. For people living with MS seeking support, education and mutual aid. For more information, call Barb at 410-213-7735.

Monday, November 24
T.O.P.S. of Berlin – Group #169
Atlantic General Hospital Conference Room #1; 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.
Take Off Pounds Sensibly is a support and educational group promoting weight loss and healthy lifestyle. They meet weekly. For more information contact Edna Berkey at 410-629-1006

Tuesday, November 25
Energy Class
Atlantic General Hospital Conference Room #1; 6 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Even the mainstream medical field is finding scientific proof that our energy level plays a large role in our ability to heal from illness or injury and can enhance our overall sense of wellbeing. These monthly energy classes will raise your awareness about how energy is affecting you and give you ways to bring your energy back in balance. Facilitated by Diane Armstrong. For more information, call 410-251-7701.

Yoga
Barrett Medical Office Building rotunda; 5:45 p.m. – 7 p.m.
All are welcome from beginner to intermediate level students. Cost: $72 for eight weeks of Tuesday night sessions; $10 for first-time drop-ins. Contact Georgette Rhoads to pre-register at 410-641-9734 or grhoads@atlanticgeneral.org.

Wednesday, November 26
Bereavement Support Group
Atlantic General Hospital Conference room #1; 7 p.m. – 8 p.m.
Pre-registration is not necessary. For further information, please call Pastoral Care Services at 410-641-9725 or e-mail gmansell@atlanticgeneral.org.
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