Health
Thursday, September 14, 2017
 
Breast Cancer Awareness Car Show Levin Clark will present the Fifth Annual Georgetown Breast Cancer Awareness Car Show on Saturday, Oct. 21, at 16 Mile Brewery in Georgetown. Registration takes place the day of the event from 9 a.m. to noon, a parade will go through the circle at 2 p.m. and the Glass Onion band will perform at 5. Last years event raised nearly $6,000 for the Delaware Breast Cancer Coalition. This years event will feature cars, trucks, motorcycles and tractors. Hall of Fame NASCAR driver Harry Gant will sign autographs. Also included will be food and craft vendors, helicopter rides, and demonstrations by the State Police canine division and mounted division. The event will be judged with 66 trophies in various categories. For more information, visit www.debreastcancer.org or call Levin Clark at 302-500-1128.

Free weight loss seminars Nanticoke Weight Loss & General Surgery will host free weight loss seminars on Monday, Sept. 11 at 5:30 p.m. and Saturday, Sept. 23 at 10:30 a.m., at the Nanticoke Training Center located in the Miller Building at 121 S. Front St., Seaford. These seminars are designed to provide education to individuals considering weight loss surgery to help them make informed decisions on whether surgery is an appropriate option. The seminars will consist of educational presentations by Dr. Tarek Waked to inform individuals about the many benefits of weight loss surgery. Patients and their spouses, family s or friends are welcome to attend. Registration is required. To register, call 536-5395. To learn more about services provided by Nanticoke Weight Loss & General Surgery, visit www.na www.nanticokeweightloss.org.

Nanticoke Golf Tournament Nanticoke Health Services will host its 31st annual golf tournament on Thursday, Sept. 21 and Friday, Sept. 22, at Heritage Shores in Bridgeville. Thursdays tournament will be Ladies Day, and Fridays tournament will be the traditional tournament open to men and women. The tournaments will consist of 18 holes with four-person teams utilizing a handicapped scramble format. Participants will enjoy a fun-filled day at Heritage Shores, an Arthur Hills classic links-style course. Both days will consist of practice, 18-holes of golf, food, and gross and net team prizes. For the Helicopter Ball Drop, pre-numbered golf balls are sold to the public, loaded into Chopper 16, and then dropped onto the driving range of the Heritage Shores golf course at the start of the Open Day tournament on Friday. The ball that lands in the hole first or is closest to the hole wins half of the money collected. You do not need to be present to win. Golf balls may be purchased online at www.nanticoke.org/golf or by contacting Nanticoke Health Services Foundation at 536-5390 or FioriC@nanticoke.org. Additional avenues of supporting the tournaments include eagle, birdie, and par levels of sponsorship, as well as tee signs and Pink Links sponsorships. Sponsorship opportunities are available to both individuals and businesses. Proceeds from the tournaments will benefit Nanticoke Cancer Care Services. More information and registration forms are available online at www.nanticoke.org/golf or by contacting the Nanticoke Health Services Foundation at 302-536-5390 or FioriC@nanticoke.org.