2011-09-22 / Community Bulletin Board

HEALTH

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. McConnellsburg AA Meetings

The McConnellsburg Chapter of Alcoholics Anonymous will meet on Wednesdays at 7:00 p.m. every week at the Alumni Building Basement, McConnellsburg. Weight Loss Support Group

A weight loss support group will meet at Fulton County Medical Center with Central PA Surgical Services on October 4, November 7 and December 6. Meetings will be on the second floor in the Pearl Room. Call 485-6110 for more information. Free Blood Pressure Screenings

Free blood pressure screenings will be given at the following locations: McConnellsburg Senior Center the first Thursday of every month from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; Hann’s Apartments the second Monday of every month from 11:00 a.m. to 11:30 a.m.; Warfordsburg Senior Center the third Wednesday of every month from 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.; and Hustontown Senior Center the third Thursday of every month from 11:15 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. Free HIV Testing

Free, confidential HIV testing and counseling are 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. Diabetes Walk

The Multi-County Diabetes Walk will be held Sunday, October 9, at McConnellsburg High School track. The walk starts at 2 p.m., with registration beginning at 1 p.m. Diabetic information will be available as well as door prizes, baked goods and raffle items. Bring children for the pumpkin decorating contest. Everyone is welcome. For more information or to join in the fundraising currently going on, contact Linda Thomas at 814-259-3737 or Thomas@pa.net.

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