2014 Breast Cancer Awareness Schedule of Events - proceeds benefit fund for the girls.
Zumbathon: A Dance-Fitness Party For a CauseJoin in on the fun at “Zumbathon: A Dance-Fitness Party For a Cause” benefitting fund for the girls. Instructors include Amy Ramsey, Lynn Sokolowski and Gabriela Wilson. Participants are encouraged to wear pink. Pink tanks or t-shirts will be available for purchase. Refreshments will be provided and door prizes will be awarded. Register in advance at the front desk, online at www.fundforthegirls.com/fund-times or at the door the day of the event.Date: Sunday, October 5, 2014Time: 2 p.m. Location: Madison Healthplex Performance CenterCost: $10 per person Fund Match Tennis TournamentRiver Hills Club will host the second annual Fund Match Tennis Tournament benefiting fund for the girls. Play format will include Women's, Men's, and Mixed Doubles. Between the afternoon and evening sessions, there will be a players and guests reception with a silent auction, featuring music, food, prizes and more. Register online at www.fundforthegirls.com/fund-times.Date: Tuesday, October 14, 2014
Times: 3 p.m. for Women's Doubles; 7 p.m. for Women's, Men's and Mixed Doubles. Registration for the afternoon session begins at 2 p.m.; registration for the evening session begins at 6 p.m.
Location: River Hills Club
Cost: $50 per player; A fee of $20 per person will be payable at the event for non-players who wish to attend.
Deadline to sign up: Monday, October 13, 2014, 12 p.m.
Zumbathon: A Dance-Fitness Party For a CauseJoin in on the fun at “Zumbathon: A Dance-Fitness Party For a Cause” benefitting fund for the girls. Instructors include Maya Buford, Brandi Derrick, Paula Eure, Brittany Ricker, Tisha Sullender, Danielle Wells and other area instructors. Participants are encouraged to wear tasteful costumes or to wear pink. Refreshments will be provided and prizes will be awarded for best costumes. Register in advance at the front desk, online at www.fundforthegirls.com/fund-times or at the door the day of the event.Date: Monday, October 27, 2014Time: 6 p.m. Location: Baptist Healthplex-Clinton (Mississippi College Gymnasium)Cost: $10 per person Breast Cancer Screening Overview and Clinical Breast Exam ScreeningNo one knows why some women get breast cancer and others don't. If you are at risk for breast cancer, attend this seminar with radiologist James L. Burkhalter, M.D., and breast navigator Adrienne Russell, R.N., M.S.N. You'll learn how mammograms and other imaging tests help physicians determine what to do and how to correctly perform a breast self-exam. Following the presentation, there will be a clinical breast exam screening for participants. Limited screening appointments are available and registration is required. Call 601-948-6262 to register.Date: Tuesday, October 28, 2014Time: 11:45 a.m.; optional clinical breast exam screening at seminar's conclusionLocation: Baptist for Women Conference CenterCost: Free, but registration is required. “Fund Days at Renaissance” RaffleBeginning September 15, purchase your $20 “Fund Days at Renaissance” raffle ticket for a chanceto win a package valued at $1,500, including meals, merchandise, spa services, lodging and more,all donated by participating Renaissance merchants. Tickets can be purchased online at fundforthegirls.com or at the Renaissance Management Office. Proceeds benefit fund for the girls. The drawing will be held on Tuesday, October 28.