Community Event

Sports Concussions - A Survival Crash Course

When 
Tuesday 4:00 pm to 5:30 pm
Where 
Four Seasons YMCA | 106 Gratton Rd. | Tazewell, VA

Knowing about head injuries is important if you are involved in sports as an athlete, coach, or parent.  Join Sabrina Johnson, M.S.N., F.N.P., department of physical medicine and rehabilitation with Carilion Clinic, for an informative, in-depth look at concussions.

This event is free, to register, call 800-422-8482.

Holiday Memory Ornament Party

When 
Saturday 10:00 am to 12:00 pm
Where 
Roanoke Church of Christ Fellowship Hall | 2606 Brandon Ave. SW | Roanoke, VA 24015

Making Lasting Memories

Looking for a special way to remember loved ones this holiday season? We invite your family to join us as we create ornaments in their memory. The event is for children 4-17 years of age, but adults are encouraged to participate too! Refreshments will be served.

Pink Parade

When 
Saturday 11:00 am to 12:30 pm
Where 
Panera Bread at Valley View Mall

Dress up in your most outlandish pink attire and parade with friends and family as we join together to remember those touched by breast cancer and celebrate the many survivors. All proceeds benefit the Every Woman’s Life program, which provides free mammograms to low-income, uninsured, and underinsured women in the Roanoke Valley.

Schedule

On-site registration: 10 a.m., Panera Bread parking lot
Parade begins: 11 a.m.
Pandora bracelet drawing: 12:15 p.m.

$10 party bag includes:

  • Pink ribbon bagel from Panera Bread
  • Chance to win a Pandora bracelet from Fink’s Jewelers (must be present to win)
  • Ticket to Taste of Valley View food sampling
  • And more...

For more details, visit facebook.com/carilionclinic or call Carilion Clinic at 540-266-6000 or 800-422-8482.

How To Prevent Knee Injuries for Female Athletes

When 
Saturday 10:00 am to 11:30 am
Where 
Essig Recreation Center | 295 Technology Drive | Rocky Mount

Each year, roughly 10 million women see their doctors for knee pain, often caused by activities that are not related to sports.  Please join Gail Nordhaus, Carilion Clinic RN and AMS Certified Instructor, for a presentation to learn how to prevent knee injuries; as well as, learn some exercises to promote the best knee health.

To register for this free event, go to www.franklincountyva.gov/parks.

Pediatric Medicine Open House- Daleville

When 
Saturday 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Where 
60 Market Center Way, Daleville, VA, 24083

Your child’s health is your first priority and we want you to know it’s ours, too. We’re here to provide excellent care to children in our community, from the moment they are born through their growing years. It’s our honor to support parents and caregivers along the way. Join us for a fun and free Open House at our pediatric office. We look forward to seeing you.

Caring for Your Kids in Daleville

Saturday, Sept. 27, 2014
10 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Carilion Clinic Pediatric Medicine
60 Market Center Way
Daleville, VA 24083
540-992-1251

Fun and Safety Activities Include:

  • Healthy smoothie samples compliments of Elderberry’s of Botetourt
  • Temporary tattoo station
  • Bicycle helmet fitting (bring your own helmet)
  • Car seat safety checks
  • Tour of our new pediatric office
  • Giveaways

National Seat Check Saturday - Free Car Seat Safety Check

When 
Saturday 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Where 
Target Parking Lot | 4737 Valley View Blvd. | Roanoke

Motor vehicle crashes are the number one killer of children, and 7 out of 10 car seats installed by parents/caregivers are not installed properly.  A nationally certified child passenger safety technician will educate you on how to properly install a child safety seat.

Call 540-266-6563 for more information.

Rebuilt by Carilion Classic

When 
Monday 11:30 am
Where 
Roanoke Country Club | 3360 Country Club Dr., N.W., Roanoke

Helping you get back on your feet after an unexpected injury or health condition is our main focus at Carilion Clinic Orthopaedics. The “Rebuilt by Carilion Classic” celebrates active lifestyles after an unexpected injury or health condition. Getting you back on your feet to enjoy a comfortable and active life is the goal. Proceed benefit the Carilion Clinic Foundation’s Orthopaedic Fund. The purpose of the Fund is to foster and support orthopaedic research and education, with a focus on improving surgery outcomes for patients through research and patient and physician education.

SCHEDULE

Monday, Sept. 22
Roanoke Country Club
10 – 11 a.m. — Educational Presentation (no fee to attend)
“Managing Arthritis to Maintain an Active Lifestyle,” presented by Don Ryder, PGA, director of golf at The Omni Homestead Resort;
Tim McAfee, PGA, head golf professional, Roanoke Country Club; and Carilion Clinic physicians

11 a.m. – noon — Questions and Answers with Carilion Clinic Physicians*

  • Joseph T. Moskal, M.D., F.A.C.S.
  • Brent M. Johnson, M.D.
  • Jonathan J. Carmouche, M.D.
  • John W. Mann III, M.D.

Tips for Dealing with Joint Replacements from Golf Professionals*

  • Don Ryder, PGA, director of golf, The Omni Homestead Resort
  • Tim McAfee, PGA, head golf professional, Roanoke Country Club

*The presentation and question and answer sessions are free and open to the public.
Registration is required. Please call 540-224-5398 or email foundation@carilionclinic.org.

11:30 a.m. — Tournament Registration
12:30 p.m. — Shotgun Start

Awards reception immediately following conclusion of tournament play.
*The tournament will be captain’s choice with four player teams. No minimum drive required. VSGA rules govern play, as modified by local rules. There will be gift bags and giveaways for every participant with the top prizes for the best three overall scores. Limited space is available.

 

For more information, please contact the Carilion Clinic Foundation at 540-244-5398 or foundation@carilionclinic.org.

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