Type 2 Diabetes Prevention Class Series

Friday 10:30 am to 11:00 am
Carilion Franklin Memorial Hospital | 290 S. Main St. | Rocky Mount, VA

This is the orientation class for a series of classes on Type 2 Diabetes Prevention.  Classes begin September 15 and run every Monday at 10 a.m. through October 27, 2014.  To register contact Gail Nordhaus at 540-484-8569.  The classes are free, registration is required. 

Herb Basics

Thursday 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Carilion Clinic Westlake Center | 35 Medical Court | Hardy, VA

Carilion Clinic is sponsoring a class on herb basics. The class will include soil preparation and planting demonstration.

This is a free event, and no registration is required.  For additional information, call Carilion Clinic at 800-422-8482.

Preventing Pre-Diabetes from Becoming Diabetes

Monday 10:00 am to 11:00 am
Carilion Clinic Westlake | 35 Medical Court | Hardy, VA

This is a two-hour class for persons diagnosed with pre-diabetes, impaired glucose tolerance, insulin resistance, and metabolic syndrome.

Class size is limited.  The class is free; please call Carilion Clinic to pre register at 800-422-8482.  

Pigg River Ramble

Saturday (All day)
Wade Park | 701 Wade Park Road | Rocky Mount, VA

Saturday's events at Wade Park include an 8-mile float down the "Mighty Pigg" and the legendary "Ledge." A mandatory race meeting will take place at 10 a.m. Carilion Franklin Memorial Hospital sponsors kids activities and post-race festivities, so bring chairs or blankets.

Visit for more information and to pre-register.

Gluten and Your Health

Tuesday 11:00 am to 1:00 pm
Trinity Ecumenical Church | 40 Lakemount Drive | Moneta, VA

Join Carilion Clinic for an informative discussion about gluten and your health.  Topics include:  dietary gluten, gluten free baking, and Celiac Disease.

The event is free and pre-registration is requested.  For additional information on this event or to register, call Carilion Clinic at 800-422-8482.


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