For Immediate Release: May 11, 2016

AtlantiCare announces June community events,
educational opportunities

AtlantiCare will hold and/or host the following community events/educational opportunities in June. Where registration fees apply they are noted. Registration is required for most events. To register for an event, visit www.atlanticare.org and click on "Events & Classes." For more information, or to find an AtlantiCare provider, call the AtlantiCare Access Center at 1-888-569-1000, visit www.atlanticare.org/ or find AtlantiCare on Facebook at www.facebook.com/atlanticare. Event details are subject to change.

6/1-6/30/16
Volunteer Opportunities
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland and City Campuses
Pomona, Atlantic City
Times vary.
Greet and guide hospital visitors, and visit patients to provide companionship.
Contact Volunteer Services at 609-407-2030 or e-mail Maureen.Hope@atlanticare.org.

6/1/16
Introduction to How to Use a Computer
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Avenue
Hammonton
10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Call 609-567-2900 to register.
Event is geared toward adult first-time computer users. No computer skills are necessary.

6/1/16
Stroke Support Group
2nd Floor Conference Room
Bacharach Institute for Rehabilitation
Pomona
2 p.m. - 3 p.m.

6/1/16
Roger B. Hansen Center for Childbirth Tour for Expectant Parents
Roger B. Hansen Center for Childbirth
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland Campus
Pomona
5:30 p.m.

6/1/16
Weight Loss Surgery Seminar
Center for Surgical Weight Loss & Wellness at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center
Building 800
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

6/1/16
AtlantiCare Breastfeeding Class
Hackberry Building
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland Campus
Pomona
7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Registration fee: $20

6/2/16
Stroke and Aneurysm Support Group
AtlantiCare LifeCenter
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
5 p.m. - 6 p.m.

6/2/16
Brain Tumor Support Group
AtlantiCare LifeCenter
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
6:30 p.m. - 7:30 p.m.

6/2/16
Perinatal Loss Support Group
The Living Room, Gilda's Club South Jersey
The AtlantiCare Cancer Care Institute, a Fox Chase Cancer Center Partner
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
7 p.m. - 9 p.m.

6/6/16
Bariatric Health & Wellness Support Group
AtlantiCare LifeCenter
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
6 p.m. - 7 p.m.

6/6-7/11/16
Six Week Childbirth Class
Hackberry Building
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland Campus
Pomona
7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Registration fee: $100

6/7/16
Adult Diabetes Community Support Group
William L. Gormley AtlantiCare HealthPlex
Atlantic City
11:30 a.m. - 12:30 p.m.

6/7/16
Look Good, Feel Better® Support Group
Joseph Stella, MD Conference Room
AtlantiCare Cancer Care Institute, a Fox Chase Cancer Center Partner
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
6:30 p.m.
To register, call the American Cancer Society at 1-800-227-2345.

6/8/16
How to Use the Internet 101
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Avenue
Hammonton
10 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Call 609-567-2900 to register.
Class is geared toward adult novice computer users and those new to using the internet.

6/8/16
Ostomy Support Group
Joseph Stella, MD Conference Room
The AtlantiCare Cancer Care Institute, a Fox Chase Cancer Center Partner
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
4 p.m. - 6 p.m.

6/9/16
Adults Healthy Eating Power-Hour Cooking Class
Kitchen 19
19 South 2nd Street
Hammonton
12:30 p.m. - 1:30 p.m.
Registration fee: $5
A chef will demonstrate how to make a healthy and delicious meal. A registered dietician will be on site to answer dietary questions. Enjoy a healthy lunch and take home the recipe.

6/9/16
Weight Loss Surgery Seminar
AtlantiCare Surgery Center
AtlantiCare Health Park
Cape May Court House
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

6/9/16
Breast Cancer Support Group
The Living Room, Gilda's Club South Jersey
The AtlantiCare Cancer Care Institute, a Fox Chase Cancer Center Partner
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
7 p.m.

6/10/16
Estate and Charitable Gift Planning Seminar
Atlantic City Country Club
1 Leo Fraser Drive
Northfield
8 am. - 10:30 a.m.
Free estate and charitable gift planning seminar is open to the public, but will be of particular interest to certified public accountants, and estate and financial planners. CPE and CFP credits available. Breakfast provided. Call 609-407-2393 to register.

6/10/16
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Baby Basics Class
Babies "R" Us
130 Consumer Square
Mays Landing
7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Registration fee: $10

6/11/16
One Day Childbirth Class
Hackberry Building
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland Campus
Pomona
9 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Registration fee: $100

6/14/16
Weight Loss Surgery Seminar
AtlantiCare Physician Group
712 East Bay Avenue
Manahawkin
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

6/14/16
Adult Diabetes Community Support Group
New Café
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland Campus
Pomona
7 p.m. - 8 p.m.

6/15/16
Preparing for Radiation Therapy
Joseph Stella, MD Conference Room
AtlantiCare Cancer Care Institute, a Fox Chase Cancer Center Partner
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
2 p.m. - 3 p.m.

6/15/16
Preparing for Chemotherapy
Joseph Stella, MD Conference Room
AtlantiCare Cancer Care Institute, a Fox Chase Cancer Center Partner
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
4:30 p.m.

6/15/16
Roger B. Hansen Center for Childbirth Tour for Expectant Parents
Roger B. Hansen Center for Childbirth
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland Campus
Pomona
5:30 p.m.

6/15/16
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Baby Basics Class
Hackberry Building
AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center Mainland Campus
Pomona
7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Registration fee: $10

6/16/16
Father's Day Craft
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Avenue
Hammonton
3 p.m. - 4 p.m.
Call 609-567-2900 to register
Children ages 4 – 10 and their dads, grandfathers, or father-figures will create a Father's Day craft. Free and open to families.

6/20/16
Bariatric Health & Wellness Support Group
AtlantiCare LifeCenter
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
6 p.m. - 7 p.m.

6/21/16
Arts & Crafts
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Avenue
Hammonton
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Children ages 4 – 10 will decorate a flower pot and plant flower seeds in celebration of summer. Call 609-567-2900 to register.

6/21/16
Weight Loss Surgery Seminar
Center for Surgical Weight Loss & Wellness at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center
Building 800
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

6/23/16
Family Trivia Night
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Avenue
Hammonton
5 p.m. - 6:30 p.m.
Call 609-567-2900 to register.
Family-friendly trivia night with small prizes awarded to winners. Event includes light refreshments.

6/24/16
Open Mic Night
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Avenue
Hammonton
7 p.m. - 9 p.m.
Call 609-567-2900 to register.
Family-friendly open mic night open to all performers and to audience members. Event includes light refreshments.

6/28/16
Senior University
Lecturer Melissa Southrey, registered dietitian and diabetes educator presents "Myth Buster – Carbs, They Do Count," an informational session about carbohydrates and their nutritional value.
AtlantiCare LifeCenter
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
11 a.m. – noon
Senior University offers health lectures on topics relevant to seniors. Call 609-272-6287 to register.

6/28/16
Arts & Crafts
Hammonton Family Success Center
310 Bellevue Avenue
Hammonton
3:30 p.m. - 4:30 p.m.
Children ages 4 – 10 will be guided in creating a summer-themed painting. Call 609-567-2900 to register.

6/29/16
Weight Loss Surgery Seminar
Suite 104
219 North White Horse Pike
AtlantiCare Health Park
Hammonton
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

6/30/16
Weight Loss Surgery Seminar
Center for Surgical Weight Loss & Wellness at AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center
Building 800
AtlantiCare Health Park
Egg Harbor Township
6 p.m. - 8 p.m.

Contacts:
Jennifer Tornetta, (O) 609-569-7010, (C) 609-335-3446, jennifer.tornetta@atlanticare.org
Betsy Woerner, (O) 609-748-7539, (C) 609-385-6361, betsy.woerner@atlanticare.org

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AtlantiCare, a member of Geisinger Health System, is an integrated system of services designed to help people achieve optimal health. It includes AtlantiCare Regional Medical Center, AtlantiCare Health Engagement, the AtlantiCare Foundation, and AtlantiCare Health Services. Its more than 5,400 employees and more than 700 physicians serve the community in nearly 70 locations. A 2009 Malcolm Baldrige Award winner, AtlantiCare was also included in Modern Healthcare's Best Places to Work in Healthcare in 2010. ARMC became the 105th hospital in the nation to attain status as a Magnet™ designated hospital in March of 2004 and was redesignated a Magnet™ hospital in 2008 and 2013.