Many of these classes, events and meetings are sponsored by Georgetown Memorial Hospital, but some take place at different locations. Call the numbers listed for more information or visit www.georgetownhospitalsystem.org.
Chronic kidney disease education | Varying schedule, varying locations in Horry and Georgetown counties. Free. 866-647-9396 or www.ultracare-dialysis.com/TOPS.
Chronic Disease Self-Management workshop | 1:30-4 p.m. every Monday, Wachesaw Conference Center. Free. 520-8490 to register.
Smoking Cessation series | 6-7 p.m. Monday and Wednesday through March 26, Wachesaw Conference Center. 520-8490 to register.
I Can Cope Education series | 5:30-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, Waccamaw Community Hospital. Free. 652-1640 to register.
Breastfeeding class | 6-8 p.m. Thursday, Wachesaw Conference Center. Free. 520-8490 to register.
Handle with Care | 9-11 a.m. Saturday, education center, Georgetown Memorial Hospital campus. Free. 520-8490 to register.
Breastfeeding class | noon to 2 p.m. Saturday, education center, Georgetown Memorial Hospital campus. Free. 520-8490 to register.
Sibling Preparation class | 3-4:30 p.m. Saturday, education center, Georgetown Memorial Hospital campus. Free. 520-8490 to register.
Heartsaver BLS-CPR | 6-10 p.m. March 18, education center, Georgetown Memorial Hospital campus. $30. 520-8490 to register.
Community Health BLS-CPR | 8 a.m. to noon March 19, education center, Georgetown Memorial Hospital campus. $50. 520-8490 to register.
Free sign-up assistance for health insurance | scheduled as follows or 520-8202.
• 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Wednesdays through March 26, lobby area between ER and Radiology, Georgetown Memorial Hospital
• 8 a.m.-8 p.m. Fridays through March 28, main lobby, Waccamaw Community Hospital
• 8:30 a.m.-12:30 p.m. March 22, Georgetown County Library, 405 Cleland St.
Seminar: Treatments for Arthritic Hips and Knees | noon, March 18, Georgetown Hospital System, 160 Willbrook Blvd., Litchfield. Free. Lunch served. 520-7842 to reserve your seat.
BMI screenings | 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday until May 2, Priority Health, 675 Wachesaw Road, Unit D, Murrells Inlet. Free. 800-965-8482 to schedule an appointment.
| noon fourth Tuesday of each month, Health Point Center for Health & Fitness, 12965 Ocean Highway, Pawleys Island. 685-3378 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
•Young stroke survivors
between ages 20 and 65 | 11:30 a.m. third Wednesday of each month, first-floor classroom, Waccamaw Hospital or 5:30 p.m. education center, Georgetown Memorial Hospital. 655-2835 orwww.YoungStroke.org
•Survivors of Suicide-SOS
| 6-8 p.m. first Wednesday of each month, meeting room, Inlet Square mall. 357-6848.
4:30-5:30 p.m. Monday, education center, Georgetown Memorial Hospital. 520-8062.
| 6-8 p.m. Tuesday, Georgetown Library, 405 Cleland St. 436-5900 or 359-5455.
3 p.m. Wednesday and March 26, fourth-floor dining room,
Waccamaw Community Hospital. 652-1415.
| 10 a.m. Wednesday and March 26, Belin Memorial United Methodist Church, 4183 U.S. 17 Business, Murrells Inlet. 651-9711.
| 7 p.m. Thursday, Timber Lake Baptist Church, S.C. 707. 650-8756.
| 3:45 p.m. March 19, fourth-floor dining room, Waccamaw Community Hospital. 652-1415.
Blood drives sponsored by American Red Cross are scheduled as follows. Call 839-4483 or 800-RED-CROSS or www.redcrossblood.org.
• noon to 5 p.m. Monday, Horry County Public Works, 4401 Privetts Road, Conway. 915-5390.
• 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, City of North Myrtle Beach, 1018 Second Ave. S., 280-5555.
• 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesday, City of North Myrtle Beach, 1018 Second Ave. S., 280-5555.
• 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday, Waccamaw Community Hospital, 4070 U.S. 17 Bypass, Murrells Inlet. 652-1152 or 652-1135.
• 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sunday, The Harley Davidson Shop, 4002 U.S. 17 S., North Myrtle Beach. 663-5555.
• 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 18, Belin United Methodist Church, 4183 U.S. 17 Business, Murrells Inlet. 267-0752.
• 10:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. March 19, Georgetown Hospital System Business and Medical Offices, 160 Willbrook Blvd., Pawleys Island. 652-8200.
• 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. March 22, Harley Davidson, 4710 S. Kings Highway, Myrtle beach. 369-5555.
Many of these classes, events and meetings are sponsored by Conway Medical Center, but some take place at the Conway Medical Wellness and Fitness Center. Call the numbers listed for more information or visit www.conwaymedicalcenter.com.
Obstetrics tour | 2 p.m. every Sunday, The Birthplace, Conway Medical Center, 300 Singleton Ridge Road, Conway. 347-8108.
Swim lessons | times, dates and classes vary. CMC Wellness and Fitness Center. 390-8236.
Zumba | 7-8 p.m. Tuesdays and Thursdays, James R. Frazier Community Center, 1370 Bucksport Road, Conway. Three month special for $45 or $5/class. 397-1172 to register.
Mobile health services | 7:30-9:30 a.m. Free screenings include blood pressure, finger-stick full lipid panel, total cholesterol, HDL, LDL, triglycerides and blood sugar. 347-8068 or 234-5019. Scheduled as follows:
• Wednesday, Vanessa’s Grocery, 5671 Highway 19, Conway.
• March 17, SunHouse, 2760 S.C. 905, Conway.
• March 18, Vaught’s Grocery, 5028 Nichols Highway, Galivant’s Ferry.
• March 19, Sugar Bears, 5282 S.C. 9, Green Sea.
• March 25, Sawkastee Bait & Tackle, 4211 Peach Tree Road, Myrtle Beach.
• March 26, Nye’s Pharmacy, 1600 10th Ave., Conway.
Community health screening | 7-10 a.m. Tuesday, CMC Wellness and Fitness Center, 2369 Cypress Circle, Conway. Complete metabolic panel plus full lipid panel and TSH, proteins/electrolytes, kidney and liver function assessment, total cholesterol, HDL, LDL, triglycerides and blood sugar, $25 and hemoglobin, $15. 347-8068 or 234-5019.
Breastfeeding class | 7-9 p.m. Tuesday, private dining room #2, Conway Medical Center. Free. 347-8108.
Seminar: Weight Loss Surgery | 6 p.m. Tuesday, auditorium, Conway Medical Center. 347-8108
Seminar: Joint Replacement |Noon Thursday, auditorium, Conway Medical Center. 347-8108
Heartsaver® CPR AED | 1 p.m. Thursday, Conway Medical Center. $45. 234-5019.
CX60 with Calvin boot camp style class | Mondays and Wednesdays through March 26, CMC Wellness and Fitness Center. $80 members and $120 Community. 347-1515.
Wellness coaching with Robin |During March, includes once a week check-ins, food and nutrition analysis and consultation, detailed exercise workout and fitness plans. $99/month. 347-1515.
Swim Lessons | times, days and classes vary. CMC Wellness and Fitness Center. 374-1515.
Childbirth class | 9 a.m.-3 p.m. March 22, Conway Medical Center. 347-8108.
| 10:30 a.m. second Tuesday of the month, Watson Funeral Services and Crematory, 2300 U.S. 378, Conway. 397-2500.
| 8 p.m. every Tuesday, 508 Beaty St., Conway. 248-5083.
| 6 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, Shoreline Behavior, 2404 Wise Road and 6 p.m. Thursdays and 10 a.m. Saturdays, 2118 Oak St., Serenity Hall. 465-7416 email@example.com
| 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, CMC Outpatient Diagnostic Center, 801 Farrar Drive. 234-7309
| 6:30 p.m. March 18, learn yoga techniques and it’s benefits. 234-6686
| 6 p.m. March 24, CMC Wellness and Fitness Center. 347-8013.
Many of these classes, events and meetings are sponsored by Grand Strand Regional Medical Center, but some take place at the YMCA on 62nd Avenue North in Myrtle Beach or at HealthFinders in Coastal Grand mall. Call the numbers listed for more information or visit www.grandstrandmed.com.
Walk-in screenings | 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Saturday, HealthFinders. $7 for cholesterol screening; $20 for lipid panel; $20 for A1c testing; blood pressure and weight screenings free. A 12-hour fast required for lipid profile. 692-4444.
Ask the Pharmacist | 2-4 p.m. Fridays, HealthFinders. Bring your medication for review. One-on-one consults with a registered pharmacist. 692-4444.
Heart Health Profiles | 10 a.m.-7 p.m. Monday through Friday, 10 a.m.-6 p.m. Saturday, HealthFinders. 692-4444.
BLS CPR-AED classes | First Aid; Babysitter and Family Care Giving classes and certifications offered weekly by appointment. All instructors are AHA/ARC certified. K-Loc Healthy Kids, Inc., 1435 Cannon Road, Myrtle Beach. Classes available in Georgetown and North Myrtle Beach. Registration required. 467-0068.
Addiction counseling | Narconon. Call for free assessments or referrals, 877-413-3073 or www.narcononworks.com.
Nar-Anon family group | 7 p.m. Sundays, Recovery Warehouse, 3116 Shetland Lane, unit 34, Myrtle Beach. 233-9017.
Unplanned pregnancy? | Free pregnancy testing, free counseling and support. Coastline Women’s Center. 488-9971
Prime of Life Yoga | 11 a.m.-noon Tuesdays, HealthFinders. $8 per class. 692-4444.
Advanced Wound Center | 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, South Strand Medical Center, 5050 U.S. 17 Bypass, Myrtle Beach. 839-6000.
Free Health Insurance workshop | If you need assistance with enrollment in the health insurance marketplace, 663-8090. Scheduled as follows:
• 9:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. March 19, North Myrtle Beach Library, 910 First Ave. S.,
• 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. March 27, Socastee Public Library, 141 707-Connector Road, Myrtle Beach
• 9 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. March 29, Loris Public Library, 4316 Main St.
• 2 - 4 p.m. March 31, Chapin Memorial Library, 400 14th Ave. N., Myrtle Beach
AARP Smart Driver course | 10 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday, HealthFinders. $20 nonmembers; $15 AARP members. 692-4444 to register.
Prepared Childbirth course | 6:30 p.m. Mondays through March 17, Grand Strand Regional Medical Center. $50. 692-4444 to register.
Cholesterol screenings | 8:30 -9:30 a.m. March 19, YMCA or Wednesday, main lobby, Grand Strand Regional Medical Center. Finger stick cholesterol screenings, $7; lipid profile, 12-hour fast, $20. 692-4444.
Family and Friends CPR class | 3-5 p.m. Wednesday, YMCA. $15. 692-4444 to register.
Baby fair | 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturday, outside of HealthFinders. 692-4444 or 839-9933.
Seminar: Knee and Hip Arthritis | 6-7 p.m. March 17, HealthFinders. 692-4444
Sibling Preparation class for children ages 3-10 | 10-11:30 a.m. March 22, Grand Strand Regional Medical Center. Free. 692-4444.
•Rape Crisis Center
| Individual counseling, support group, 24-hour hotline for victims of sexual assault. 448-3180 or 448-7273.
| 11:30 a.m. second Monday of each month, meeting room behind cafeteria, Grand Strand Regional Medical Center. 685-3378 firstname.lastname@example.org
| 5:30-7:30 p.m. Monday, HealthFinders. 692-4444.
| 2-4 p.m. Tuesday, HealthFinders. 692-4444.
| 6-7:30 p.m. Wednesday, HeathFinders. 692-4444.
| 1:30 p.m. March 18, HealthFinders. 692-4444.
| 6 p.m. March 18, HealthFinders. 692-4444.
| 3 p.m. March 25, HealthFinders. 692-4444.
LORIS/NORTH MYRTLE BEACH
McLeod Health/Loris/Seacoast sponsors the following events, classes and meetings. The hospital system offers a physician referral line. 716-7527 or www.lorishealth.org.
| 8-11 a.m. every Wednesday, North Myrtle Beach Aquatic and Fitness Center . 360-213-3620 or 281-3737 to schedule an appointment.
| Center for Health and Fitness. Free for members; $5 for guest of members; $8 non-members. 716-7111. Classes scheduled as follows:
| 10 a.m. Monday
| 6 p.m. Monday and 5 p.m. Wednesday
•AARP Smart Driving program
| 9 a.m. Thursday, Center for Health and Fitness or March 29, auxiliary room, McLeod Seacoast. $12 members; $14 non-members. 301-536-1107 to register.
•Total Joint Replacement Lunch and Learn
| Noon, March 24, auxiliary room, McLeod Seacoast. Lunch served. 390-8326 to register.
| 9 a.m. April 1, Myrtle Beach mall food court. Registration requested, 272-4040, ext. 110.
| 6:30-7:30 p.m. every Tuesday, A.A. Building, U.S. 17 S., Grissettown, N.C., across from Ocean Ridge, near Calabash and Shallotte. Email email@example.com or just show up at the next meeting.
| 10:30 a.m. first Tuesday of each month, the Center for Counseling and Wellness, 110 Ye Olde Kings Highway, North Myrtle Beach. 663-0770.
| 6 p.m. second Tuesday of each month, Center for Health and Fitness. 390-8326.
| 2 p.m. third Wednesday of each month, parish hall, Our Lady Star of the Sea Church. 399-7029.
| 2 p.m. first Sunday of each month, McLeod Seacoast Cafe. 390-8326.
| 11 a.m. first Wednesday of each month, North Myrtle Beach Aquatic and Fitness Center. 390-8326.
| 10 a.m. March 28, McLeod Seacoast Cafe. 390-8326.