All Events and Health Talks

Lakewood Farmers Market presented by St. Clare Hospital

Date: TuesdLakewood Farmers Marketays, June 2-September 15, 2015
Time: 10 a.m.-3 p.m.
Location: Lakewood City Hall
6000 Main Street Southwest
Lakewood, WA 98499

Cost: Free

St. Clare returns as presenting sponsor as you say hi to your best health! Enjoy fresh food, arts and crafts and entertainment! Stop by the St. Clare table for free blood pressure checks and more.


Register buttonHip/Knee Replacement Health Talk
Bradley Watters, MD, FAAOS

Date: Wednesday SepteBradley Wattersmber 30, 2015
Time: 6-7 p.m.
Location: The Orthopaedic Center at Harrison
Main Lobby
1800 Norhtwest Myhre Road
Silverdale, WA 98383

Cost: Free

Registration: Register online or call toll-free 1-866-844-WELL (9355).
Seating is limited and registration is required.

Does hip or knee pain impact your quality of life? Learn more about joint replacement surgery from orthopaedic surgeons at a FREE health talk held at The Orthopaedic Center at Harrison, the region’s first orthopaedic specialty care facility. Our experts will talk about treatment options and tell you what you can expect from both the surgery and recovery process.

Tour our facility: Join us before any health talk for a tour from 5:15-5:45 p.m.


Register buttonPeripheral Vascular Disease Defined
Drs. DeCamp and Chalk

Date: Tuesday, October 6, 2015
Time: 6 to 7 p.m.
Location: Iris and Rose Rooms
Harrison Silverdale
1800 Northwest Myhre Road
Silverdale, WA 98383

Cost: Free

Registration: Register online or call toll-free 1 (866) 844-WELL (9355).
Seating is limited and registration is required.

Vascular disease can show up with no warning signs, or cause issues like leg cramps that diminish with rest, and is potentially life-threatening. If you are over 50, you could be at risk for vascular disease, a number of conditions that affect the system that carries blood to and from your heart. Attend our free talk with two experts to learn more.

Healthy snacks, coffee, tea, and water will be provided.


Register buttonSolutions for Hip Pain
Joshua A. Johnston

Date: Joshua Johnston, MDWednesday, October 7, 2015
Time: 6-7:30 p.m.
Location: Tacoma Country & Golf Club
13204 Country Club Drive Southwest
Lakewood, WA 98498

Cost: Free

Registration: Register online or call toll-free 1-888-825-3227
Seating is limited and registration is required.

Want to get back to enjoying the activities you love? If you have hip pain due to arthritis, a fracture or another condition, join orthopedic surgeon, Joshua A. Johnston, MD, for this free talk. You'll hear about the latest innovations in minimally invasive surgical techniques that are helping patients heal faster, experience less pain and increase motion. Topics will include hip reconstruction, hip replacement and arthroscopy.


Register buttonHip/Knee Replacement Health Talk
Kenneth Koskella, MD, FAAOS

Date: WedKenneth Koskellanesday October 21, 2015
Time: 6-7 p.m.
Location: The Orthopaedic Center at Harrison
Main Lobby
1800 Norhtwest Myhre Road
Silverdale, WA 98383

Cost: Free

Registration: Register online or call toll-free 1-866-844-WELL (9355).
Seating is limited and registration is required.

Does hip or knee pain impact your quality of life? Learn more about joint replacement surgery from orthopaedic surgeons at a FREE health talk held at The Orthopaedic Center at Harrison, the region’s first orthopaedic specialty care facility. Our experts will talk about treatment options and tell you what you can expect from both the surgery and recovery process.

Tour our facility: Join us before any health talk for a tour from 5:15-5:45 p.m.


Register buttonYour Vascular Health
Joseph Haydu, Jr., DO

Date: OctobHayduer 27, 2015
Time: 6-7 p.m.
Location: The Rainier Room at the Truitt Building
102 West Main Street
Auburn, WA 98001

Cost: Free

Registration: Register online or call toll-free 1-888-825-3227.
Seating is limited and registration is required.

Your vascular system is the plumbing that delivers nutrients to all parts of your body. Without that rich energy flow from life-giving oxygenated blood, your body may suffer. This little known system is no less important to your overall health than your heart and lungs. With Dr. Joseph Haydu, gain information to help you identify possible vascular issues that may lie undetected, but building to major health challenges.


Living with Grief Through the Holidays

Date: Saturday, November 7, 2015
Time: 1-3 p.m.
Location: University Place Presbyterian Church
8101 27th Street West
University Place, WA 98466

Cost: Free

This program provides practical information about what to expect during the upcoming holidays and ideas for taking care of yourself and your family while grieving during special and difficult times of the year. Music presented by the Tapestry Singers.

To RSVP or for more information, please contact Traci Lenzi at 253-534-7181


Coping with Grief During the Holidays

Date: Saturday, November 14, 2015
Time: 9 a.m.-1 p.m.
Location: Hospice House
2901 Bridgeport Way Southwest
University Place, WA 98466

Cost: Free

This workshop is free of charge and includes light refreshments and handouts. Lunch is not provided. To RSVP or for more information, contact:
Susan Mix at 253-534-7016 or Traci Lenzi at 253-534-7181. Please RSVP no later than November 6, 2015.


Register buttonHip/Knee Replacement Health Talk
Erin Meyer, MD, FAAOS

Date: WedneErin Meyersday November 18, 2015
Time: 6-7 p.m.
Location: The Orthopaedic Center at Harrison
Main Lobby
1800 Norhtwest Myhre Road
Silverdale, WA 98383

Cost: Free

Registration: Register online or call toll-free 1-866-844-WELL (9355).
Seating is limited and registration is required.

Does hip or knee pain impact your quality of life? Learn more about joint replacement surgery from orthopaedic surgeons at a FREE health talk held at The Orthopaedic Center at Harrison, the region’s first orthopaedic specialty care facility. Our experts will talk about treatment options and tell you what you can expect from both the surgery and recovery process.

Tour our facility: Join us before any health talk for a tour from 5:15-5:45 p.m.


Grief and the Holidays

Date: Tuesday, December 1, 2015
Time: 7-8:30 p.m.
Location: Third Floor, Cedar Education Rooms 1 and 2
Highline Medical Center
16251 Sylvester Road Southwest
Burien WA 98166

Cost: Free

This event is free of charge. To RSVP or for more information, please contact Chaplain Amy Hitchens 206-244-9970 ext. 5368 or Peggy McEntee at 253-661-4077. Please RSVP no later than November 30, 2015.


Register buttonHip/Knee Replacement Health Talk
Bradley Watters, MD, FAAOS

Date: WednesdGordon Cromwell Jr.ay December 9, 2015
Time: 6-7 p.m.
Location: The Orthopaedic Center at Harrison
Main Lobby
1800 Norhtwest Myhre Road
Silverdale, WA 98383

Cost: Free

Registration: Register online or call toll-free 1-866-844-WELL (9355).
Seating is limited and registration is required.

Does hip or knee pain impact your quality of life? Learn more about joint replacement surgery from orthopaedic surgeons at a FREE health talk held at The Orthopaedic Center at Harrison, the region’s first orthopaedic specialty care facility. Our experts will talk about treatment options and tell you what you can expect from both the surgery and recovery process.

Tour our facility: Join us before any health talk for a tour from 5:15-5:45 p.m.