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Published on September 22, 2015

Community Calendar: Breast Cancer Patients, Survivors Invited to Free Educational Event


In honor of Breast Cancer Awareness Month in October, Ellis Fischel Cancer Center is hosting a free Breast Cancer Survivorship Celebration. Attendees will learn about cancer prevention and treatment through nutrition, exercise, genetic counseling and breast cancer surgery.


The Breast Cancer Survivorship Celebration is open to all breast cancer patients and survivors. Attendees will receive lunch, snacks and a gift bag. Participants who attend all four presentations and fill out an evaluation will be entered into a raffle for gift certificates and gift baskets from local businesses.


Noon to 4 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 24


Boone Electric Cooperative, 1413 Range Line St.


Registration is required by Thursday, Oct. 1. To register, contact Angela Winterbower, coordinator of outreach programs at Ellis Fischel Cancer Center, at (573) 884-2049.