ACTIVITIES & EVENTS
Here’s what’s happening at Murphy Medical Center
Register today for Murphy Medical Center’s 27th Annual “Two Hours From Anywhere” 5K Challenge, Two-Mile Heart Walk and Kid’s Fun Run to be held Saturday, September 16th at Murphy Medical Center. Participate in one of western North Carolina’s best road races to help provide scholarships to area students pursuing higher education in the healthcare arena. Online race registration is now open at www.murphymedical.org/race. For more information or to make a tax-deductible donation, please contact Deena Collins at (828) 835-7506.
September 5 – Murphy Medical Center’s Tuesday, September 5th Ladies’ Night Out featured speaker is Orthopedic Surgeon Dr. Brent Davis, whose topic “Living with arthritis” will discuss arthritis, osteoporosis and joint replacement. Enjoy a relaxing hour with friends and a chance to win valuable door prizes donated by local merchants. Ladies’ Night Out is free to all ladies 13 and over and held at McGuire’s Millrace Farm in Murphy from 5:30-6:30 pm. Bring a canned or dry good to donate to needy families and receive an extra door prize ticket. Past attendees wearing their Ladies’ Night Out shirts will also receive a bonus door prize drawing ticket. Please call (828) 835-3667 for details
September 11 – A free Asthma Education class is being offered at Murphy Medical Center on September 11th to help patients, family members and caregivers understand what happens in the lungs during an asthma attack or flare-up, and will provide tips on better controlling asthma attacks. The class is free, and taught by knowledgeable instructors from 5:30-6:30 pm in the Travis E. Green Conference Center, adjacent to the hospital lobby at 3990 E. US Hwy 64 Alternate. For more information or to register call (828) 835-7620.