Community Event

PATH Community Day

When 
Saturday 11:30 am to 1:30 pm
Where 
2500 Salem Turnpike, Roanoke, VA

Join us for PATH Community Day for a free event for the family! There will be healthy snacks, games, prizes, a bike rodeo, walk-a-thon by Fleet Feet, skyline and disc golf, inflatables, and try-it tennis!

*Children must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. On-site permission will be required for children wishing to climb the inflatable rock wall, use the bounce house, or the inflatable obstacle course.

When Hearing Aids Aren't Enough

When 
Thursday 5:30 pm to 7:15 pm
Where 
Institute for Orthopaedics and Neurosciences l 2331 Franklin Road, SW, Roanoke, VA 24014

Still having trouble hearing even with hearing aids?

Come join us with Dr. Wayne K. Robbins, D.O. and learn how sound reaches the brain, the causes and types of hearing loss and different treatment options.  Learn about implants that could help boost your hearing.  Also discover if BAHA or Cochlear implants might be a solution to help you.

Photo of Wayne K. Robbins, D.O.

Registration is required.  Please contact Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 and/or Toll-Free (800) 422-8482 to register.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Life-Guard 35th Anniversary Event

When 
Saturday 11:00 am to 3:00 pm
Where 
Roanoke - Blacksburg Regional Airport l 1635 Aviation Drive, Roanoke VA 24012 (follow signs to Event site)

Come and join us for the Life-Guard 35th Anniversary Event!

 

Enjoy aircraft and emergency vehicle tours, take virtual tours of our hangar locations and watch our Life-Guard crew at work during a medical emergency simulation. You can also learn about the history of aviation and take part in all kinds of children's activities. 

 

The Carilion Clinic Life-Guard 35th Anniversary Expo is a free rain-or-shine event.  Food, Life-Guard merchandise and art created by P. Buckley Moss for Life-Guard's anniversary will be available for purchase.

This Event is Rain or Shine.

Carilion Clinic Family Day at Bridgewater Plaza

When 
Sunday 12:00 pm to 4:00 pm
Where 
Bridgewater Plaza - 16430 Booker T. Washington Hwy, Moneta VA 24121

Do you enjoy outdoor recreation activities like Putt-Putt, Rock wall climbing and Boat rides? 

 

If so, come and join Carilion Clinic at Bridgewater Plaza for a FREE fun-filled family day. We will also have information on sun, boat, and water safety to ensure a fun summer.

 

You will also have the chance to win raffle prizes!!

 

Food and drink will be available for purchase.  This Event is Rain or Shine.

For any questions you may have, please contact Eric Altizer at (540) 266-6496.  We look forward to seeing you there!

Child's Safety Day

When 
Saturday 10:00 am to 1:00 pm
Where 
Carilion Clinic Giles Community Hospital - 159 Hartley Way, Pearisburg, VA 24134

For Children, Tweens and Teens:

Come and join us for a variety of safety activities for children of all ages.  Festival activities include:

  • Free Car Seat Checks
  • Fire Safety
  • Home Safety
  • Pedestrian Safety
  • Teen Driving Tips
  • Helmet fitting and raffle
  • Door prizes and giveaways

Registration is not required.  For more information and/or any questions you may have, please feel free to contact Shenika Dillard, RN and Carilion Clinic Community Health Educator at (540) 731-2027.

Kids Fishing Day

When 
Saturday 9:00 am to 2:00 pm
Where 
Narrow State Park - Route 61 Park Drive, Narrows, VA 24124

"Hooked on Fishing, Not on Drugs" at the Narrows Kids Fishing Day, sponsored by the Town of Narrows, Carilion Clinic Giles Community Hospital, Giles County Sheriff's Department and the Department of Game and Inland Fisheries.
 

Kids from ages 3 to 15 can experience a fun day of fishing in Wolf Creek.  Fishing for younger children will begin at 9:00 AM and all participants can begin fishing at 10:00 AM until 2:00 PM - Registration begins at 8:00 AM.   Please supply your own fishing equipment and bait-- there will be a limited number of "loaner" fishing poles available.  DGIF will be stocking the creek with fish for this event.

The first 350 children will receive free T-shirts (courtesy of James Hardie Building Products), goody bags and will also be entered to win one of a wide assortment of prizes. 

 

An official check-in station will be on-site and trophies will be awarded in a variety of categories and age groups.  There will be other activities throughout the event --  bounce houses, casting contests, arts and crafts, face painting, magician, etc.  

 

Food concessions will be available for purchase to support the local Fire Department.

Sleep Coach Approach for Better Health

When 
Wednesday 4:00 pm to 5:00 pm
Where 
Raleigh Court Health & Rehabilitation Center l 1527 Grandin Rd SW, Roanoke, VA 24015

Raleigh Court Health and Rehab presents:

Sleep Coach, Barbara Hutchinson, Psy.D. - Train for Better Health through Better Sleep.

Chronic poor sleep can leave you feeling run down, depressed, exhausted and frustrated.  Sleep coaching provides individualized support with easy to use techniques to promote relaxation and healthy sleep.  Come and learn tips to turn off your thoughts at bedtime, reduce your pain and stress, and help you get a good night's sleep.

Sleep coaching is available for adults and children.

To register, please contact (540) 597-1911.  Limited seating available.

Sleep Coach Approach for Better Health

Power of Prevention Women's Retreat

When 
Saturday 8:00 am to 12:30 pm
Where 
Vinton War Memorial l 814 E. Washington Ave, Vinton, VA 24179

Women's "mini" Health retreat

This Women's Health retreat will feature Speakers who will discuss the prevention of heart disease, diabetes, stress and much more!

Dress code is casual and comfortable.

Cost: $20 (Payable by cash or check at the door - Breakfast and Light snacks will be included)

Registration is required.  To register, please contact Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 and/or Toll Free at (800) 422-8482.

Arts for Healing Event

When 
Monday 6:00 pm to 9:00 pm

Location: The Hotel Roanoke and Conference Center

 

Join us for Arts for Healing, a special evening honoring Julien H. Meyer Jr., M.D., for his service to patients and to the community. The event benefits the Dr. Robert L.A. Keeley Healing Arts Program at Carilion Clinic and will also feature the Boxes for Hope and Healing Silent Auction.

Event Program

  • 6 p.m.: Cocktail reception (cash bar) and Boxes for Hope and Healing silent auction
  • 6:30 p.m.: Dinner and special entertainment
  • Business attire.

About the Boxes for Hope and Healing Silent Auction

Artists throughout the community have created Boxes for Hope and Healing to be auctioned during the Arts for Healing event. A portion of the proceeds will benefit The Dr. Robert L.A. Keeley Healing Arts Program at Carilion Clinic.

About The Dr. Robert L.A. Keeley Healing Arts Program

The purpose of The Dr. Robert L.A. Keeley Healing Arts Program is to create restorative and calming environments for patients, visitors and staff by integrating the creative arts and aesthetic experiences into the healing process. The program offers literary, performing and visual arts experiences that represent and celebrate the cultural diversity of the communities we serve.

Registration Information

Please RSVP by Monday, May 9. To RSVP, visit give.CarilionFoundation.org/arts-for-healing.

Ways to Manage Back Pain

When 
Tuesday 5:30 pm to 7:00 pm
Where 
Institute for Orthopaedics and Neurosciences l 2331 Franklin Road, SW, Roanoke, VA 24014

A Community Event to Inspire Better Health

Join Carilion Clinic physical therapist, Logan Russell to learn specific exercises that can help alleviate back pain and strengthen your back.  Patients using these techniques have seen decreased pain, increased range of motion and even avoided surgery.  This event includes exercise demonstrations and an opportunity for you to try them out.

Logan is also trained in the McKenzie method, a comprehensive strategy focused on creating individualized self-treatment programs based on each patient's concerns.

Registration is required.  Please contact Carilion Clinic Direct at (540) 266-6000 and/or Toll-Free (800) 422-8482.

We look forward to seeing you there!

Ways to Manage Back Pain

 

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