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May 2013

Heartsaver AED

Event Date:  July 10, 2013 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm The Heartsaver AED course teaches CPR, AED use, relief of choking in adults and children, and infant CPR and relief of choking, as well as the use of barrier devices for all ages. NOTE: This is for community members only. If you are a healthcare provider (e.g. physician, nurse, nursing student, patient care technician) or generally work with patients, register for a Basic Life Support (BLS) class under American Heart Associate courses on the AAMC events page. Ask AAMC askaamc@aahs.org 443-481-5555 Location Doordan Institute, AAMC Health Sciences Pavilion 2000 Medical Parkway, Annapolis, MD, 21401 United States See map: Google Maps

Heartsaver AED

Event Date:  June 26, 2013 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm The Heartsaver AED course teaches CPR, AED use, relief of choking in adults and children, and infant CPR and relief of choking, as well as the use of barrier devices for all ages. NOTE: This is for community members only. If you are a healthcare provider (e.g. physician, nurse, nursing student, patient care technician) or generally work with patients, register for a Basic Life Support (BLS) class under American Heart Associate courses on the AAMC events page. Ask AAMC askaamc@aahs.org 443-481-5555 Location Doordan Institute, AAMC Health Sciences Pavilion 2000 Medical Parkway, Annapolis, MD, 21401 United States See map: Google Maps

Heartsaver AED

Event Date:  June 12, 2013 - 6:00pm - 9:00pm The Heartsaver AED course teaches CPR, AED use, relief of choking in adults and children, and infant CPR and relief of choking, as well as the use of barrier devices for all ages. NOTE: This is for community members only. If you are a healthcare provider (e.g. physician, nurse, nursing student, patient care technician) or generally work with patients, register for a Basic Life Support (BLS) class under American Heart Associate courses on the AAMC events page. Ask AAMC askaamc@aahs.org 443-481-5555 Location Doordan Institute, AAMC Health Sciences Pavilion 2000 Medical Parkway, Annapolis, MD 21401 United States See map: Google Maps

Young Women’s Cardiac Support Group

Event Date:  July 8, 2013 - 4:30pm 2nd Monday every month. For women 55 years old and younger that have any risk factors for cardiac disease (hypertension, diabetes, family history, high cholesterol, etc.), history of cardiac disease, and/or cardiac surgery. Hosted by Dr. Furlow. Dianne Walters dwalters@aahs.org 443-481-1928 Location Doordan Institute, AAMC Health Sciences Pavilion 2000 Medical Parkway, Annapolis, MD, 21401 United States See map: Google Maps

Young Women’s Cardiac Support Group

Event Date:  June 10, 2013 - 4:30pm 2nd Monday every month. For women 55 years old and younger that have any risk factors for cardiac disease (hypertension, diabetes, family history, high cholesterol, etc.), history of cardiac disease, and/or cardiac surgery. Hosted by Dr. Furlow. Dianne Walters dwalters@aahs.org 443-481-1928 Location Doordan Institute, AAMC Health Sciences Pavilion 2000 Medical Parkway, Annapolis, MD, 21409 United States See map: Google Maps

Become Smoke Free

Event Date:  June 6, 2013 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm Seven-week program helps participants break the habit. Participants meet weekly from 6:00-7:30PM on a Thursday. Registration required. FREE to all who live, work, or go to school in Anne Arundel County. Out of county fee: $75. For individual counseling contact: 443-481-5366 Ask AAMC askaamc@aahs.org 443-481-5555 Location Doordan Institute, AAMC Health Sciences Pavilion 2000 Medical Parkway, Annapolils, MD, 21401 United States See map: Google Maps

Lose Weight and Soar to Better Health

Event Date:  July 30, 2013 - 6:00pm - 7:30pm This free seminar is designed for people who are obese by 100 pounds or more and who want to learn about surgical weight loss options. In this seminar, Dr. Alex Gandsas, an expert bariatric surgeon who has performed more than 2,200 bariatric procedures, will describe three different options for surgical weight loss, the process involved and what is required before, during and after surgery. During this small group session, you will have plenty of time to ask questions and get answers about the procedure. You will be able to meet Dr. Location Doordan Institute, AAMC Health Sciences Pavilion 2000 Medical Parkway, Annapolis, MD, 21401 United States See map: Google Maps

Peace Games

Event Date:  June 21, 2013 - 4:00pm - 5:00pm Learn to play a series of non-strenuous, light-contact games based on meditation, Qigong, Tai Chi and Bagua. The games will make you feel calm, focused and full of positive energy. Registration is not required but appreciated. FREE. All ages and fitness levels. Teens, children, parents, grandparents.

Self-Defense Workshop for College Students

Event Date:  July 25, 2013 - 7:30pm - 9:30pm Learn how to reduce risk and practice effective techniques for escaping an aggressor or fighting back. The emphasis is on learning simple principles that are easy to remember and apply rather than focusing on more complex techniques that require lots of practice to master. The workshop is great any teen or adult, not just the college-bound. www.bitly.com/CollegeSafety13 Location Jing Ying Institute of Kung Fu & Tai Chi 1195 Baltimore Annapolis Blvd #6 Arnold, MD 21012 United States See map: Google Maps

No Father's Day!

Event Date:  June 3, 2013 (All day) - June 28, 2013 (All day) No Papa's Day Month! In honor of Father's Day, the Spay Spa and Neuter Nook wants to help your pet avoid "Peternity" suits! During June, in Honor of "No Baby Daddy Drama Month", the Spay Spa & Neuter Nook is reducing the cost of surgeries for male dogs, cats and bunnies! That means you can have your cat neutered for only $30, dog neuters will cost only $55 (up to 50 pounds, over 50 pounds: $85) and bunnies can be neutered for $55!