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Brain Health Seminars
Monica Moore, MSG, from the Mary S. Easton Center for Alzheimer’s Disease Research at UCLA (part of the David Geffen School of Medicine at UCLA) will be presenting:
• Memory and Aging: What You Need to Know Sunday, August 5, 11:30 a.m. in the Fireside Room
• Living a Brain Healthy Lifestyle Sunday, August 26, 11:30 a.m. in the Fireside Room
Monica Moore, MSG, has worked in the field of aging and Alzheimer’s disease for more than 15 years focusing on community education, outreach and caregiver support. She has worked for the Alzheimer’s Association – California Southland Chapter, WISE & Healthy Aging, and is now proud to be at the Easton Center.
If you have any questions about the seminars, please contact Anne Premer at 310-393-8258 ext 103, or email email@example.com. Light refreshments served. No charge.
Early Fall, Simkins Hall in The Shelby Center
First UMC has the privilege of hosting one of the first flu vaccination clinics in the fall provided by the Los Angeles County Department of Public Health. This gives us the opportunity to both keep ourselves healthy and help keep our community healthy. There is no charge for the flu vaccine and no appointments necessary.
Free Blood Pressure Screenings
Come get your blood pressure checked every 3rd Sunday of the month in Simkins Hall. No charge.
3rd Sundays, 11 a.m., Simkins Hall in The Shelby Center
Community Blood Drive
Spring, Simkins Hall in The Shelby Center
The Health Ministry Council is sponsoring an American Red Cross Community Blood Drive again. Sign up at the Sunday Hospitality Table or on the Red Cross website: www.redcrossblood.org and enter sponsor code FirstUMCSM. Child care available while you donate, with prior arrangements. And best of all, the knowledge that you’ve helped to save up to 3 lives!
For questions or to volunteer, contact Dorothy Williams (firstname.lastname@example.org)
Anne Premer, Congregation Care Visitor
In 2016-2017, the Council welcomed Anne Premer, First UMC’s first Congregation Care Visitor, as a council member with great sensitivity and expertise as we continue our efforts to help address the health needs of the congregation and our community. As an extension of pastoral care, Anne works primarily with seniors, to assess needs and connect them with resources in the congregation and community. Learn more about Anne here or call her at (310) 393-8258 ext. 103, or send her an email email@example.com.