NMMC Foundation Dinner & Auction

Annual NMMC Foundation Dinner & Auction

Saturday, November 4, 2017

5 pm Cocktails & Social

6 pm Dinner & opening of auction

Closing of auction will be followed by dancing

The nutcracker-theme event includes appetizers and a delectable four course dinner. The auction features exceptional and unique gift items. A dance will follow the closing of the auction.

Net proceeds to benefit the Operating Room Expansion Project.

Don’t miss the area’s premier event!

Advance ticket sales only.

Contact: Robin Damboise

robin.damboise@nmmc.org or call 207-834-1307

Annual Cancer Education Event

Third Annual Cancer Education Event offered jointly by Northern Maine Medical Center and the Edgar J. Paradis Cancer Fund

October 14, 2017

Event begins at 10 am and ends at 1 pm

Event location: Lakeview Restaurant, St. Agatha, ME

To learn more or to register, contact Robin Damboise at:

robin.damboise@nmmc.org

or call 207-834-1307

A vast array of topics will be presented to enhance your knowledge about surviving cancer.

The program is free for cancer patients

 

Suicide Loss Support Group

Suicide Loss Support Group

October 5, 2017 6:30 -8 pm

Northern Maine Medical Center, Medical Library

194 East Main Street

Fort Kent, Maine 04743

Contact: Ethel Jalbert at 207-834-5790

First Thursday of every month

FREE -Open to anyone who has lost a loved one to suicide

Safe place for survivors to meet, share and work to heal together

Alzheimer’s Dementia Support Group

Alzheimer’s Dementia Support Group

October 4, 2017

6 -7:30 pm

Forest Hill Rehab & Skilled Nursing Center, Conference Room

25 Bolduc Avenue

Fort Kent, Maine 04743

Contact: Erika Saucier at 207-834-3915

FREE –first Wednesday of every month

For caregivers of persons with dementia

*designed to provide emotional, educational and social support for caregivers through regularly scheduled meetings.

*encourages caregivers to maintain their own personal, physical and emotional health, as well as optimally care for the person with dementia.

Walk to End Alzheimer’s

September 23, 2017

8 am Registration

9 am Ceremony

9:30 am Event start

Lion’s Pavilion, Riverside Park, East Main Street, Fort Kent, Maine 04743

Contact: Erika Saucier, 207-834-3915

Walk with us to raise awareness. Take the first step to a world without Alzheimer’s

Start or join a team at alz.org or call 800-272-3900.

Childbirth Preparation Class

September 16, 2017

8 am -3 pm

Northern Maine Medical Center, Medical Library, 194 East Main Street, Fort Kent, Maine 04743

To learn more or to register call NMMC at 207-834-1633.

FREE -The day long class is open to all expectant mothers and their partners. The interactive class covers what to expect during the third trimester, labor and delivery, pain management and relaxation techniques along with newborn care and feeding. A tour of the birthing unit will also be provided as part of the class.

MUST register to attend the class

Alzheimer’s Early Detection -Know the 10 warning signs

Know the 10 Signs of Early Alzheimer’s detection

September 13, 2017

10:30 am -12 pm

Northern Maine Medical Center, Medical Office Building, 197 East Main Street

Upper Level, Board Room

To register, call Crystal Hughes at 207-834-1686 or email at crystal.hughes@nmmc.org

If you or someone you know is experiencing memory loss or behavioral changes, it’s time to learn the facts. Join us for this FREE event.

Out of the Darkness Walk

September 9, 2017

8 am Registration

9 am Walk start followed by balloon release

Location: Lion’s Pavilion, Riverside Park, East Main Street, Fort Kent, Maine 04743

Contact: Jennifer Malmborg, RN, 207-834-1649

Walk to raise awareness about depression and suicide through research and education

Suicide can be prevented –join the movement.

www.afsp.org/walk

Suicide Loss Support Group

September 7, 2017 6:30 -8 pm

Northern Maine Medical Center, Medical Library

194 East Main Street

Fort Kent, Maine 04743

Contact: Jennifer Malmborg at 207-834-1649

First Thursday of every month

FREE -Open to anyone who has lost a loved one to suicide

Safe place for survivors to meet, share and work to heal together

Alzheimer’s Dementia Support Group

Alzheimer’s Dementia Support Group

September 6, 2017

6 -7:30 pm

Forest Hill Rehab & Skilled Nursing Center, Conference Room

25 Bolduc Avenue

Fort Kent, Maine 04743

Contact: Erika Saucier at 207-834-3915

FREE –first Wednesday of every month

For caregivers of persons with dementia

*designed to provide emotional, educational and social support for caregivers through regularly scheduled meetings.

*encourages caregivers to maintain their own personal, physical and emotional health, as well as optimally care for the person with dementia.

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