Community Events and Health Talks

Lakewood Farmers Market

Date: Each Tuesday, rain or shine, from June 3 to September 16, 2014
Time: 10 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Location: Lakewood City Hall (6000 Main St.)

St. Clare Hospital is proud to be the presenting sponsor for the third annual Lakewood Farmers Market this spring and summer!

The market returns to create a sense of community and celebrate our unique community assets while providing healthy options to the citizens of the region. In addition to fresh food, arts and crafts, the market features weekly themes and entertainment! Stop by the St. Clare Hospital table for free blood pressure checks and more each week.

New this season will be food prep and cooking demonstrations by members of the St. Clare Hospital dietary services team – learn easy, new ways to create healthy dishes from the offerings of farmers market vendors.

Register buttonPierce County Cancer Survivors' Conference

Date: 2014 Pierce County Cancer Survivors' ConferenceSaturday, September 13, 2014
Time: 8 a.m. - 4 p.m.
Location: University of Puget Sound, 1500 N. Warner, Tacoma, WA

Cost: Free

Registration: Register online or call 253-272-5368. Seating is limited and registration is required.

Join us for the 6th annual Pierce County Cancer Survivors' Conference. Connect with other providers and other survivors to learn about the physical, mental and spiritual aspects of the cancer journey. This FREE event is presented by multiple community organizations and cancer care advocates. Open to all people affected by cancer including patients, family members and caregivers.

Community navigators help make this conference accessible by anyone affected by cancer, including non English speaking or ESL patients and caregivers:-If you speak Spanish, please call Agueda at 253-353-5502. -If you speak Korean, Vietnamese or Cambodian, please call KWA at 253-535-4202. -If you are Pacific Islander, please call Jackie or Iolanda at 253-778-5642. -If you speak Russian, or any other language not mentioned above, please call 253-426-6746.