Calendar of Events

The Calendar of Events is subject to change.  New events are also added on a regular basis:

April 2016
Heart Healthy Nutrition Classes
When: Tuesday, April 19, at 6 p.m.
Are you interested in learning more about a heart healthy diet? WMHS Food & Nutrition offers a free class taught by a clinical dietitian who specializes with patients with cardiovascular disease. The class is offered twice a month and is open to anyone who has heart disease or cooks for someone who does. Classes will be held in conference room 1 and 2 on the first floor of the WMRMC. Additional information is available by calling Joni R. Brode, RD, at 240-964-8677 or emailing her at jbrode@wmhs.com.
Heart Healthy Nutrition Class Schedule 2016 (Click HERE)

Hand-in-Hand Cancer Support Group
When: Wednesday, April 20, at 2 p.m.
Where: Conference room at the WMHS Schwab Family Cancer Center.
Guest Speaker:  Registered Dietitian Emily Valko will lead the discussion about Nutrition and Eating Hints for Patients During Cancer Treatment.  To learn more or to register, please call oncology social workers Jill Starr, LCSW-C, OSW-C, at 240-964-1450 (jstarr@wmhs.com) or H. Brent Thornton, LCSW-C, at 240-964-1447 (bthornt@wmhs.com). 
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Mental Health First Aid Classes
When: Tuesday, April 26 and Thursday, April 28, from 3 to 7 p.m.
Where: WMHS Physicians Conference Room.  For more information or to register, e-mail Carey Moffatt in WMHS Community Health & Wellness at cmoffatt@wmhs.com, or call 240-964-8418.  Free to Attend
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Spring Gardening Classes
When: Tuesday, April 26, from 6 to 7 p.m. 
Where: WMRMC Auditorium #5 - 6 
Topic: Native Plants to Attract Birds, Bees, and Butterflies.
For more information or to register, please call the University of Maryland Extension - Allegany Office at 301-724-3320.
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Red Cross Blood Drive
When: Thursday, April 28
10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.
WMRMC Auditorium
To schedule an appointment on-line, visit http://www.redcrossblood.org/ or call 1-800-RED CROSS 
(1-800-733-2767).  For more information or to schedule an appointment, please call Katie Gattens at 240-964-8051 or e-mail: kgattens@wmhs.com.  Sponsored by WMHS & the Allegany County Health Department.  WALK-INS WELCOME!
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May 2016
Diabetes Support Group
When: Tuesday, May 1, at 5:30 p.m.
Where: Center for Clinical Resources, Suite 300 in the WMHS Medical Arts Center (MAC). Facilitators for the group include certified diabetes educator Jennifer Perrin, RD, LDN; Lori Shaulis, RN, BSN; and dietitian Allison Lutz, MS, RD/LDN. For more information, call Lori Shaulis at 240-964-8789.

Better Breather's Club
When: Monday, April 4
Where: WMRMC Auditorium #1
Time: 5:00 to 6:30 p.m.
For more information or to register, please call 240-964-1800.
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Grocery Store Tour
When: Thursday, May 12
Where: Walmart in LaVale
Time: 7:00 p.m.
For more information or to register, please call 240-964-2303.
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Heart Healthy Nutrition Classes
When: Tuesday, May 24, at 1 p.m.
Are you interested in learning more about a heart healthy diet? WMHS Food & Nutrition offers a free class taught by a clinical dietitian who specializes with patients with cardiovascular disease. The class is offered twice a month and is open to anyone who has heart disease or cooks for someone who does. Classes will be held in conference room 1 and 2 on the first floor of the WMRMC. Additional information is available by calling Joni R. Brode, RD, at 240-964-8677 or emailing her at jbrode@wmhs.com.
Heart Healthy Nutrition Class Schedule 2016 (Click HERE)


June 2016
Diabetes Support Group
When: Tuesday, June 7, at 5:30 p.m.
Where: Center for Clinical Resources, Suite 300 in the WMHS Medical Arts Center (MAC). Facilitators for the group include certified diabetes educator Jennifer Perrin, RD, LDN; Lori Shaulis, RN, BSN; and dietitian Allison Lutz, MS, RD/LDN. For more information, call Lori Shaulis at 240-964-8789.

Grocery Store Tour
When: Thursday, June 9 
Where: Martin's in LaVale
Time: 10:00 a.m.
For more information or to register, please call 240-964-2303.
Click HERE for details.

Heart Healthy Nutrition Classes
When: Tuesday, June 21, at 1 p.m.
Are you interested in learning more about a heart healthy diet? WMHS Food & Nutrition offers a free class taught by a clinical dietitian who specializes with patients with cardiovascular disease. The class is offered twice a month and is open to anyone who has heart disease or cooks for someone who does. Classes will be held in conference room 1 and 2 on the first floor of the WMRMC. Additional information is available by calling Joni R. Brode, RD, at 240-964-8677 or emailing her at jbrode@wmhs.com.
Heart Healthy Nutrition Class Schedule 2016 (Click HERE)


Grocery Store Tour
When: Comming in June 
Where: Cresaptown Food Lion
Time: 10:00 a.m.
For more information or to register, please call 240-964-2303.
Click HERE for details.