Upcoming Events and Screenings

September 2017

September- Look Good, Feel Better

There is no meeting in September. The next meeting will be October 2, 2017. For those dealing with effects of cancer treatment who would like to learn techniques for skin and nail care, make-up application, and ways to increase self-esteem.
Time: 10:30 a.m.
Location: 511 S. Santa Fe, Tammy Walker Cancer Center, First Floor Conference Room
Contact: Pam Ehlts, (785) 452-7037 or Linda Hinnenkamp, (785) 452-4848
Cost: Free (contact Pam or Linda to confirm meeting dates/times)

September 13 through November 1 - Smoking Cessation

Are you thinking of quitting tobacco but you're not quite sure? Are you weighing the pros and cons? Have you quit before and started again. This program consists of eight one-hour sessions and are presented via Interactive Televideo. Smokeless users are also welcome.
Time: Noon-1:00 p.m., on Wednesdays from September 13-November 1
Location: 511 S. Santa Fe, Tammy Walker Cancer Center, Second Floor Library
Contact: Linda Hinnenkamp, (785) 452-4848, lhinnenk@srhc.com
Cost: Free (call above to register)
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September 16 - Oncology Fair

Oncology nurses are the main target audience for this event being held at the Tammy Walker Cancer Center. You will learn to identify strategies in reducing neutropenia risk, identify pain management techniques and much more. Breakfast and lunch are included in the cost and several vendor booths will be on-site.
Time: 7:30 a.m. - 3:30 p.m.
Location: 511 S. Santa Fe, Tammy Walker Cancer Center
Contact: Linda Hinnenkamp, (785) 452-4848, lhinnenk@srhc.com
Cost: Free (call above to register)
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September 23- Fe For A Cure

Fe For A Cure is a 5K race/walk through the heart of Salina, beginning at St. John's Military School and concluding at Kansas Wesleyan University. It's a fun way to support cancer awareness and raise funds for all patients receiving treatment at Tammy Walker Cancer Center. All proceeds supports cancer patieints through services and equipment needs at Tammy Walker Cancer Center. Click here to visit the website where you can donate money, register online or find out more information. You can pick up a paper registration form at the Salina Regional Health Center Foundation Office. Click here for brochure.
Time: 7:00 a.m. (registration)
Location: Start at St. John's Military School, 110 W Otis Ave., Salina
Contact: Salina Regional Health Foundation, (785) 452-6088 with questions.
Cost: Adults, $25 and children, $10

September 26- Cancer Support Group

Inviting all cancer survivors, their partners and those helping in the fight to join us at this support group. We will be having a picnic today, compliments of Presbyterian Manor. No RSVP is necessary, just bring your appetite and conversation.
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Location: 2601 E. Crawford, Presbyterian Manor, Salina
Contact: Jenni Jones, (785) 823-1111 or email jjones@pmma.org to confirm meeting times
Cost: Free

October 2017

October 2 - Look Good, Feel Better

For those dealing with effects of cancer treatment who would like to learn techniques for skin and nail care, make-up application, and ways to increase self-esteem.
Time: 10:30 a.m.
Location: 511 S. Santa Fe, Tammy Walker Cancer Center, First Floor Conference Room
Contact: Pam Ehlts, (785) 452-7037 or Linda Hinnenkamp, (785) 452-4848
Cost: Free (contact Pam or Linda to confirm meeting dates/times)

October 24 - Breast Cancer Awareness Event

Kent Rader, nationally known "clean" comedian will be here to make you laugh and show you how to reduce stress. All those that attend will receive a free copy of his book "Let It Go, Just Let It Go". More details will be coming soon, but save the date.
Time: 6:00 p.m. to 8 p.m.
Location: Salina Regional Health Center, 400 S. Santa Fe, Rooms 6 and 7 by the cafeteria.
Contact: Linda Hinnenkamp, (785) 452-4848
Cost: Free

October 24 - Cancer Support Group

Inviting all cancer survivors, their partners and those helping in the fight to join us at this support group. This group provides educational talks, help with coping and provides a safe place to share and ask questions and learn from others who have faced similar situations. Drinks and snacks are provided. We meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month.
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Location: 2601 E. Crawford, Presbyterian Manor, Salina
Contact: Jenni Jones, (785) 823-1111 or email jjones@pmma.org to confirm meeting times
Cost: Free

Mark Your Calendars

November 4 - Rise And Shine A Light On Lung Cancer

Chris Cakes will be here and for $6 you can enjoy all you can eat pancakes and sausage while being entertained by the chef and you will be entered into a drawing. There will be fun, prizes and information. Wear your walking shoes-those that complete a mile or more in the mall get extra chances for the great prize drawing. All ages are welcome.
Time: 8:00 a.m. - 10:00 a.m.
Location: Central Mall Food Court, 2259 S. 9th, Salina
Contact: Linda Hinnenkamp, (785) 452-4848
Cost: $6 per person for all ages

Monthly Support Groups

Cancer Support Group

Inviting all cancer survivors, their partners and those helping in the fight to join us at this support group. This group provides educational talks, help with coping and provides a safe place to share and ask questions and learn from others who have faced similar situations. Drinks and snacks are provided. We meet on the fourth Tuesday of each month.
Time: 7:00 p.m.
Location: 2601 E. Crawford, Presbyterian Manor, Salina
Contact: Jenni Jones, (785) 823-1111 or email jjones@pmma.org to confirm meeting times
Cost: Free

Look Good, Feel Better

For those dealing with effects of cancer treatment who would like to learn techniques
for skin and nail care, make-up application, and ways to increase self-esteem.
Location: 511 S. Santa Fe, Tammy Walker Cancer Center, First Floor Conference Room
Contact: Pam Ehlts, (785) 452-7037 or Linda Hinnenkamp, (785) 452-4848
Cost: Free (contact Pam or Linda to confirm meeting dates/times)