Meridian Community Resource Center January Events

Now through January 31, 2018

• Tuesday, January 9, 2018
 FREE Blood Pressure Screenings | 10:00 a.m. – NOON



• Tuesday, January 9, 2018
Angioscreen® | 1:00 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Learn your risk for heart attack and stroke.  This vascular workup includes carotid artery ultrasound, heart rhythm, blood pressure and screening for abdominal aortic aneurysm and peripheral artery disease (PAD).  Participants receive an instant color report of the findings, educational material and private consultation with a registered nurse.

Registration is required. Special Rate:  $49.95



• Monday, January 15, 2018
Safe Sitter® | 10:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m.

Participants between the ages of 11 and 14 will learn how to keep the children and themselves safe, entertain children and prevent danger, call for emergency help, prevent injuries and basic first aid and what to do if a child chokes or stops breathing.

Fee: $40.00. Space is limited.



• Monday, January 15, 2018
Stop Smoking with Hypnosis | 7:00 p.m. – 8:00 p.m.

Hypnotherapy is effective in alleviating unwanted habits and developing positive behaviors and lifestyle changes. Group session. Fee: $30

• Wednesday, January 17, 2018
The Power of Yoga | 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m.

Join Meridian Fitness & Wellness, Jackson for a FREE introductory demo yoga class.



• Thursday, January 18, 2018
New Year, New You | 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.

Start the year off right. Our experts will teach you how to set attainable fitness and nutrition goals

Free health screenings provided.



• Tuesday, January 23, 2018
Stroke: Are You At Risk? | 1:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Learn the signs, symptoms and risk factors for strokes and what you should do if someone is having a stroke. Screenings will be provided.



• Monday, January 29, 2018
The Villas Healthy Living Dessert Hour | 2:00  – 3:00 p.m.

Join us and learn about a unique independent and assisted living community in Manalapan opening in the Summer of 2018.



• Monday, January 29, 2018
Getting a Leg Up on Varicose Veins | 6:30  – 7:30 p.m.

Join Jarrod Kaufman, M.D. and learn the causes and latest treatment options for varicose veins.

Screenings will be provided.