Auxiliary Fashion Show
The Nanticoke Health Services Auxiliary's "Fashions 2000" will be
held Sunday, March 26, at St. John's Fellowship Hall in Seaford. Festivities
will begin at 2pm.
Co-chairpersons are Joyce Mackler, Pat Olekszyk, along with committee
members Dot Dixon, Jane Trauth, Wendy Karnish, Kelly Rodriquez, Nancy
Cook and Lois Ewing.
This year's event will feature men and women's fashions from Phillips
Apparel Store in Salisbury, women's formal fashions from Stained Glass
Bridal in Delmar, children's fashions from Pitter Patter in Bethany
Beach and tuxedos from Peninsula Dry Cleaners in Seaford.
Models will consists of members of the community. Jeff's Greenhouse
is providing the spring like atmosphere with delightful foliage and
Tickets are $15 and can be purchased at the Volunteer Office of Nanticoke
Memorial Hospital (629-6611, ext. 2301) or through any member of the
Fashion Show committee.
Home study courses
Nurses who have family or work commitments which make attending seminars
difficult can meet continuing education requirements with home study
courses offered by Delaware Technical & Community College, Owens Campus.
Nurses in ambulatory care, home health care, long-term care and hospital
settings can benefit from these courses.
Topics covered include: Assessment of the Geriatric Patient, Avoiding
Medication Errors, and Assertiveness in Nursing.
Each course consists of a written program and a post-test; students
will receive individual feedback from the instructor after the post-test.
Dates and times can be conveniently arranged throughout the semester.
For more information, or to register, call (302) 855-5988.
New fitness session begins
New Fitness Session starts March 13, 14, Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays,
9 a.m. (childcare); Tuesdays and Thursdays, 5:30 p.m., at St. John's
United Methodist Church Fellowship Hall.
ages and fitness levels are welcome. Co-ed, non-competitive, stress
reducing, high/low aerobic, toning, strengthening, and stretching
Try a free one! Call A.F.A.A. certified instructor, Carol Lynch, 629-7539
for more information or to register.
Pediatric first aid course
Parents, teachers, and day care providers can increase their caregiving
and safety skills with a course in pediatric first aid at Delaware
Technical & Community College, Owens Campus.
Pediatric First Aid covers managing pediatric emergencies including
convulsions, burns, poisoning, drowning, fractures, sprains, bleeding,
and insect bites.
Special emphasis on rescue breathing-choking. The course is approved
by the Office of Child care Licensing for a three-year course completion
Two-session courses meet March 13 and 15 or April 10 and 12, 6-9 p.m.
The cost is $30.
Support group meeting
The Sussex Fibromyalgia Support Group's monthly meeting will be Tuesday,
March 14, at 7 p.m. at Nanticoke Memorial Hospital in Classroom A.
Dr. Edmund MacLaughlin, local rheumatologist, will present a program
on "What's New in Fibromyalgia."
Friends and relatives are welcome. For more information, contact Chris
Bauer at 629-6611.
Arthritis Support Group
The Nanticoke Arthritis Support Group will be meeting at the Nanticoke
Senior Center, 310 Virginia Ave., Seaford, on Tuesday, March 21, at
9 a.m. Call the center at 629-4939 for more information.