2009-03-12 / Community Bulletin Board

HEALTH

Nutrition Awareness Program Fulton County Nutrition Awareness class for the month of March will be March 30. Afterwards it will be held every third Monday of the month at the Senior Citizen Center in Mc- Connellsburg, from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m., except when a holiday occurs then it is on the fourth Monday. To register, call 717-485-5688, Monday to Thursday, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.

Nutrition Class Fulton County nutrition awareness classes are held at Warfordsburg Senior Center on the third Monday of every month. When the third Monday is a holiday, it is held the fourth Monday from 10:00 a.m. to noon. To register or sign up for lunch call 717- 294-6020.

Free Blood Pressure Screening Free blood pressure screening is offered at Warfordsburg Senior Center on the third Wednesday of every month from 10:30 a.m. to noon. To stay for the lunch, call 294- 6020 for reservations.

Infant Loss Support Group Fulton County Medical Center Pregnancy and Infant Loss Support Group will meet on March 31 at 7:00 p.m. at the home of Cherry Hale, 2255 Plum Hollow Road, Fort Littleton. More information may be obtained by calling 485-6141.

WIN Support Group Women In Need (WIN) will be offering a support group for victims of domestic and sexual violence that is focused on life skills. Each session will address ways to help participants decrease stress and create healthier daily habits. The planned topics will include computer skills, resume writing, interview skills, budgeting, balancing checkbooks and self-care. Participants will be encouraged by Women In Need staff and other participants while learning these helpful skills. This free group will be held Thursdays from 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m. starting on March 26 and will run for seven weeks. More information, or to register, may be obtained by calling 264-3056.

Free HIV Testing Free, confidential HIV testing and counseling is available at the Fulton County State Health Center, Penn's Village Shopping Center, McConnellsburg. Information or an appointment may be obtained by calling 485-5137.

Immunization Clinic Immunization clinic is held at the State Health Center in McConnellsburg on Thursdays. Call 485-5137 for information and appointment.

McConnellsburg AA Meetings The McConnellsburg Chapter of Alcoholics Anonymous will meet on Wednesdays at 8:00 p.m. every week at Lions Club Community building.

Pet CPR/Basic First Aid Class The Fulton County Parks and Recreation Commission will be offering a pet First Aid/CPR class on Sunday, April 26, starting at 1 p.m. at the old McConnellsburg High School. Up to 10 seats are open for this four-hour class led by instructors with the American Red Cross. Participants can focus on cats or dogs or receive information and instruction on both. Cost is $50 for residents of Todd, Taylor, Licking Creek, Dublin, McConnellsburg Borough, Thompson and Ayr. All others, including out-of-county, pay $52. Registration form and payment must be received by April 20. Call 717-552-0071 for info.

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