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Breast Cancer Awareness Month Calendar

Posted: October 9, 2012 - 1:06pm

DOCTORS HOSPITAL MAMMOGRAM: 7:30 a.m. to 6 p.m. weekdays; everyone who schedules a mammogram in October will receive a coupon good for a free Chick-fil-A sandwich with the purchase of any beverage; (877) 357-0159

LOOK GOOD ... FEEL BETTER: 1-3 p.m. second Thursdays; helps female cancer patients maintain their self-image during treatment; sponsored by American Cancer Society; University Hospital Breast Health Center, 818 St. Sebastian Way, Professional Center 2, Suite 205, Augusta

YOUNG WOMEN WITH BREAST CANCER: 1 p.m. third Fridays; support group for women in their 20s and 30s dealing with breast cancer; University Hospital Breast Health Center, 818 St. Sebastian Way, Professional Center 2, Suite 205, Augusta

SATURDAY MAMMOGRAMS:
9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Satur-days in October; Georgia Health Sciences University Breast Health Center, 818 St. Sebastian Way, Augusta; schedule mammogram; (706)
721-XRAY

MOBILE MAMMOGRAPHY: Oct. 10; Home Depot, Bobby Jones Expressway, Augusta; open to women over 40; (866) 774-4141, universityhealth.org/calendar

MOBILE MAMMOGRAPHY: Thursday; Edgefield Medical Center, Edgefield; open to women over 40; (866) 774-4141, universityhealth.org/calendar

SILENT AUCTION: 9 a.m. to noon Thursday; Georgia Health Sciences University Cancer Center, 1411 Laney-Walker Blvd., Augusta; community conference room

BREAST CANCER: WHAT YOU NEED TO KNOW:
6 p.m. Thursday; speaker, Dr. Randy W. Cooper; presented by University Health Care System; North Augusta Municipal Building, fourth floor, 100 Georgia Ave.; free, but reservations required; register, (706) 774-4141

MOBILE MAMMOGRAPHY: Friday; Christ Com-munity/University Hospital, 1226 D’Antignac Street, Augusta; for women over 40; (866) 774-4141, universityhealth.org/calendar

MOBILE MAMMOGRAPHY: Monday; Belle Terrace Health and Wellness Center, 2467 Golden Camp Road, Augusta; for women over 40; (866) 774-4141, universityhealth.org/calendar

BREAST SELF-EXAM CLASS: 5 p.m. Monday; University Hospital Breast Health Center, 818 St. Sebastian Way, Professional Center 2, Suite 205, Augusta

FULL SUPPORT: DEALING WITH BREAST CANCER: 6 p.m. Monday; Pam Anderson, RN, CBNC, speaker; University Hospital, Columbia County campus, 4106 Columbia Road, Martinez; reservations required; (706) 774-4141, universityhealth.org/calendar

MOBILE MAMMOGRAPHY: Tuesday; Internal Medi-cine Partners, 3121 Peach Orchard Road, Augusta; open to women over 40; (866) 774-4141, universityhealth.org/calendar

MOBILE MAMMOGRAPHY: Oct. 18; Aiken Fiberglass Yarn, Aiken; open to women over 40; (866) 774-4141, universityhealth.org/calendar

EVERYTHING YOU NEED TO KNOW ABOUT CANCER AWARENESS: 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Oct. 18; Dr. Mariam Atkins, speaker; h2u Activity Room,1305 Interstate Parkway, Augusta; lunch provided; free; registration encouraged; (706) 651-6719

BREAST CANCER TALK: GENETIC LINK TO BREAST CANCER: Noon to 1 p.m. Oct. 18, Georgia Health Sciences University Cancer Center, 1411 Laney-Walker Blvd., Augusta; free; limited seating, reservations required; (706) 721-4109

12TH ANNUAL MIRACLE MILE WALK: 8 a.m. registration, walk begins at 9:30 a.m. Oct. 20; Augusta Common, Eighth and Reynolds streets, Augusta; proceeds stay in the community to provide breast cancer care to women in need; TheMiracleMileWalk.org

BREAST SELF-EXAM CLASS: 5 p.m. Oct. 22, University Hospital Breast Health Center, 818 St. Sebastian Way, Professional Center 2, Suite 205, Augusta

MOBILE MAMMOGRAPHY: Oct. 23; Walgreens, 3204 Peach Orchard Road, Augusta; open to women over 40; (866) 774-4141, universityhealth.org/calendar

WHAT’S NEW IN BREAST CANCER TREATMENTS: 6 p.m. Oct. 23; Dr. Mitchell Berger, speaker; Savannah Rapids Pavilion, 3300 Evans-to-Locks Road, Augusta; refreshments; free, reservations required; (706) 774-4141, universityhealth.org/calendar

MOBILE MAMMOGRAPHY: Oct. 24; Club Car; open to women over 40; (866) 774-4141, universityhealth.org/calendar

THE AUGUSTA CHRONICLE WE THINK PINK BANQUET: Silent auction 6 p.m., dinner 7 p.m. Oct. 24; featuring Anita Renfroe, author, comedian and YouTube sensation; Augusta Marriott at the Convention Center, 2 10th St., Augusta; $40; tickets available at The Augusta Chronicle, 725 Broad St., The Columbia County News-Times, 4272 Wash-ington Road, Evans, or wethinkpinkinaugusta.com

MIMI’S PINK OUT SEND-OFF PARTY: Noon Oct. 25; pink balloons with personal dedications released; free bra fittings, refreshments; Mimi’s Boutique & Intimates, 2701 Washington Road Suite 18, Augusta and 601 N. Belair Square Suite 1, Evans; (706) 733-5547, mimisboutique.com

MOBILE MAMMOGRAPHY: Oct. 26; Walmart, Aiken; open to women over 40; (866) 774-4141, universityhealth.org/calendar

SPINNING FOR THE GIRLS: 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Oct. 27, The Spinning Gallery, 3925A Washington Road, Martinez; 24 bikes spinning for 4 hours, $12 an hour; benefits East Central Health District’s Breast Cancer and Cervical Cancer Prevention Program; (706) 831-SPIN

SOUTH AUGUSTA WOMEN’S HEALTH AND BEAUTY EXPO: 2-5 p.m. Oct. 28; wellness information, health screenings, bra-fitting seminars, entertainment, vendors; held by Cher’s Sisters Only Club

Diamond Lakes Park, 4335 Windsor Spring Road, Augusta; free; (706) 495-6283

BREAST SELF-EXAM CLASS: 5 p.m. Oct. 29, University Hospital Breast Health Center, 818 St. Sebastian Way, Professional Center 2, Suite 205, Augusta

MOBILE MAMMOGRAPHY: Oct. 31; Columbia County Government Complex, 650-B Ronald Reagan Drive, Evans; open to women over 40; (866) 774-4141, universityhealth.org/calendar

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