Community Event

Healthy Walk and Talk

Saturday 10:00 am
Directions to Booker T. Washington National Park

Laugh coach Susan Cranson will lead a fun-filled walk on the Jack-O-Lantern Trail.  This is no joke... she's a laugh coach with great ideas for keeping us happy and healthy. You might just feel like skipping on this walk!


Bring your friends and join us on the second Saturday of each month to enjoy a healthy walk and a beautiful morning!



Points on Joints - Leave Joint Pain Behind

Tuesday 6:00 pm
Warm Hearth Village Center - Tall Oaks Hall | Blacksburg, Va

Learn about the latest joint replacement surgery techniques  If you are 45 or older with joint pain or limited motion, join us for a free seminar to learn more about your options for joint care, including the anterior approach to replacement surgery. Carilion Clinic Orthopaedics is the most experienced team in our region, having performed more than 2,000 of these advanced procedures. Our surgeons are committed to helping you stay strong, keep moving, and—most importantly— feel like you again.  This is event is free, but registration is required. To register, please call 800-422-8482.

PATH Community Day

Saturday 11:00 am to 2:00 pm
Horton Park, 2500 Salem Turnpike, Roanoke

PATH Community Day is a free family event, featuring:

  • Bike Rodeo (bring your bike and helmet)
  • Walk-a-thon
  • Slackline and disc golf
  • Inflatables
  • Try-it tennis
  • Games and prizes
  • Food

Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. On-site permission will be required for children wishing to play on the inflatable rock wall, bounce house or inflatable obstacle course.

PATH Community Day is sponsored by the Virginia Foundation for Healthy Youth and is led by Carilion Clinic. 

Meet and Greet Career Event

Wednesday 2:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Carilion Clinic Human Resources, 1212 Third St., Roanoke, Va.

We’re seeking professionals in billing, medical insurance claims and referral/authorization. Plan now to attend this career event if you are interested in joining other professionals dedicated to their work and team.

For billing/claims openings: we need strong analytical skills, problem solving skills and computer literacy.

For referral/authorization positions: candidates should have at least one year of experience in a health care setting and working knowledge of medical terminology. Degrees or specialized training will also be considered.

Our managers will be on-site for interviews. We want to meet you and learn more about your interest in joining the Carilion Clinic family.

For more information, call 800-599-2537 or email

View the flyer for more information.

Cosmetic Center Open House

Thursday 4:00 pm to 7:00 pm
2107 Rosalind Avenue, Roanoke, VA 24014

Please join us to celebrate the opening of the new Carilion Clinic Cosmetic Center. In celebration of our grand opening, we are offering a 20% discount on all products and aesthetic services* sold during the Open House. Carilion Clinic employees will receive an extra 5% off products and services, a discount of 25%!

Plus, enter our drawing to win a full-size Obagi Nu-Derm System, valued at $440.00.

* Aesthetic services must be booked on or before June 4 to receive discount.

Advance Care Planning: Live Webinar

Friday 12:30 pm to 1:00 pm
Google+ Hangout

Only about one-third of adults have an advance directive expressing their wishes for end-of-life care. Do you have questions about advance care planning for you or a loved one? Carilion Clinic answered questions on this topic live in a Google+ Hangout on Friday, May 29, 2015.

To watch the recorded Google+ Hangout, click here.


  • Brian Unwin, M.D., chief of geriatrics and palliative medicine for Carilion Clinic
  • Paul Kuhnel, attorney, LeClairRyan
  • Karen McNew, moderator

Additional Resources for Advance Care Planning

The Virginia State Bar website offers resources to help Virginia residents plan ahead for health care decisions related to end-of-life care and medical decision-making. Also, the Virginia Department of Health offers a secure registry for Virginia residents to store their Advanced Health Care Directive, Health Care Power of Attorney, Declaration of Anatomical Gift, and other documents so that medical providers, emergency responders, family members, and anyone else they grant access will honor their wishes.

Fertility Practice Open House

Thursday 4:00 pm to 6:00 pm
Carilion Clinic Reproductive Medicine and Fertility

We are committed to providing personalized and compassionate care for reproductive and fertility needs in our community. That’s why we’ve partnered with renowned UNC Fertility to expand our services, including offering in vitro fertilization (IVF), to provide complete reproductive care for couples throughout the fertility journey.

Drop by our open house to tour the facility and meet our staff, who will be available to answer any questions you have about our reproductive and fertility care services.

Light refreshments will be served.


Getting Ready - Quitting Tips

Monday 6:00 pm to 7:00 pm
Jackson Park Public Library

Getting ready to quit smoking? Successful quitters have tried to quit an average of seven times!  If you'd like to quit within the coming year, consider attending this informative program.  Understand stages of readiness, the addiction process, and what to expect ahead of time to help you succeed when quitting.


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