RRHS offers September classes

Rutherford Regional Health System

Pink Ladies Support Group: First Monday of each month from 5 to 6:30 p.m. at Rutherford Regional’s Cancer Resource Center; for women who have been diagnosed with cancer; for more information, call 828-245-4596 or e-mail jamie.ingraham@rutherfordregional.com.

Stroke Support Group: Third Tuesday of each month from 3:30 to 5 p.m. in the Crawford Building (Auxiliary Room) at Rutherford Regional Medical Center; for more information, call 828-286-5509.

Evening Childbirth Class: September 1, 2015 from 6:30 – 8:30pm at Rutherford Regional Medical Center. Registration is required. For more information or to register, call (828) 286-5065 or email Kristan.Holbert@rutherfordregional.com.

Baby & Me Club: September 5, 2015 from 10:00 – 11:00am at Rutherford Regional Medical Center. Registration is required. For more information or to register, call (828) 286-5065 or email Kristan.Holbert@rutherfordregional.com.

Red Cross Blood Drive: Wednesday, September 9 from 12:00 – 6:00pm in the Norris-Biggs Conference Room at Rutherford Regional Medical Center, near the Outpatient Department. Make your appointment by calling Pam Irby at (828) 231-3055. Walk-ins are always welcome. An American Red Cross t-shirt, as well as a light meal will be provided to all participants.

Open House/Baby Fair at The Birth Place: Saturday, September 12, 2015 from 9am – noon. Everyone receives a free gift! Learn about lactation and breastfeeding, birthing positions, childbirth classes, couplet care, gestational diabetes, epidurals and anesthesia, pregnancy massage therapy, newborn photography and much more! Tour The Birth Place, see labor and delivery suites, view our post-partum rooms and nursery, see state-of-the-art equipment, enjoy refreshments participate in raffles, get family resources, and meet our physicians, nurses and staff!

Lymphedema Education Class: September 24, 2015 at 6:00pm at the Cancer Resource Center (next to Belk at the Tri-City Mall). This class is for those who have had cancer treatments that involved radiation, the removal of lymph nodes, venous failure, injury or trauma. Taught by our Certified Lymphedema Therapists; learn if you are at risk and how to manage symptoms. For more information call (828) 245-4596.

One-day Childbirth Class: September 26 from 8:30am – 4:30pm at Rutherford Regional Medical Center. Registration is required. For more information or to register, call (828) 286-5065 or email Kristan.Holbert@rutherfordregional.com.

Camp G.O.L.D. Rush: Saturday, September 26, 2015 from 10:00am – 4:00pm at Foothills Family Campground in Harris, NC; a free Day Camp for children and teens who have Type 1 or Type 2 Diabetes. Call the