Events and Classes that Feed Your Body, Mind and Spirit

Use the tools below to search and sign up for Holy Spirit Health System events and classes. Our events and classes span a wide range of health topics, including pregnancy, parenting, diabetes management, and cardiac support groups. We’re constantly adding new offerings, so check back here often.

July 2014

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July 1 at 10:00am

<p><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);"><span style="font-family: tahoma,verdana,arial,sans-serif; font-size: 11px;">Holy Spirit offers FREE blood pressure screenings at the Joseph T. Simpson Library, 16 North Walnut Street, Mechanicsburg, on the first Tuesday of each month from 10 a.m. until noon.</span></span></p>

<p><strong>Contact:</strong> Cheryl Sola (717-763-2427), <strong>Location:</strong> Joseph T. Simpson Library, Mechanicsburg</p>

 
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July 1 at 4:00pm

<p>Holy Spirit Diabetes Services is offering “Building a Healthy Life with Diabetes” group classes for those interested in learning more about how to manage their diabetes.</p>

<p>The group classes will provide attendees with information and support from the educator and their peers as they learn to successfully manage their diabetes. The classes will cover:</p>

<ul>
<li>The basics of diabetes, blood glucose testing, and A1c</li>
<li>Heart disease, lipids, and blood pressure</li>
<li>The importance of exercise and physical activity</li>
<li>Carbohydrate counting, label reading, and tips for eating out</li>
<li>Weight management and practical ways to eat a well-balanced diet</li>
<li>Diabetes medications, high/low blood glucose management, and sick days</li>
<li>Care of eyes, skin, feet, and mouth</li>
<li>Goal setting and achieving effective behavior changes</li>
</ul>

<p>Classes are offered in a four-week series at two different times: Tuesdays from 4 to 6 p.m. and Fridays from 10 a.m. to noon. To register for the “Building a Healthy Life with Diabetes” group classes, please call 717-763-2466.</p>

<p>Classes may be covered by your insurance. Interested individuals should contact their insurance provider to see if this class is covered.</p>

 
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July 1 at 6:00pm

<p>Holy Spirit Health System offers a free support group for pregnant women and new mothers. Mothers can bring their babies up to 15 months old. “Mom’s Place” is for women who feel overwhelmed, sad, worried, or need extra support. “Mom’s Place” meets every Tuesday from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at 20 Erford Road, Suite 11, Lemoyne.</p>

<p>“Mom’s Place” is led by a clinician from Holy Spirit Hospital’s Behavioral Health department. The group is educational, supportive, and fun. Light refreshments are provided. “Mom’s Place” also hosts family night where women can bring partners or spouses. For more information, please call 763-2200.</p>

 
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July 2 at 2:00pm

<p>Holy Spirit Hospital offers free and low-cost health screenings to the public each month. Screenings include blood pressure, bone density, cholesterol ($5), colorectal, and glucose ($2). The screenings are offered in the hospital auditorium from 2 to 6 p.m. on the first Wednesday of each month.</p>

<p>Holy Spirit also offers free blood pressure screenings at the Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 North 19th Street, Camp Hill, each Thursday from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. and at the Joseph T. Simpson Library, 16 North Walnut Street, Mechanicsburg, on the first Tuesday of each month from 10 a.m. until noon.</p>

<p>Holy Spirit Imaging Centers offer free bone density screenings at convenient locations every month. For dates and locations, and to schedule your free bone density screening, call <a href="tel:717-972-4900">(717) 972-4900</a>. Special screenings may also be held throughout the year in various locations.</p>

 
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July 3 at 9:00am

<p>Holy Spirit offers&nbsp;FREE blood pressure screenings at the Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 North 19th Street, Camp Hill, each Thursday from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m.</p>

<p><strong>Contact:</strong>&nbsp;Cheryl Sola (717-763-2427)</p>

 
 
 
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July 7 at 8:00am

<p>Join Holy Spirit every Monday at the <a href="http://www.colonialparkmall.com/info/holyspirit" target="_blank"><strong>Colonial Park Mall</strong></a> from 8 a.m. to noon.&nbsp;Keep active while avoiding the winter chills and summer heat through mall walking. The program is designed to provide a secure and healthy walking environment to keep your body moving. Also, enjoy access to Holy Spirit health screenings and educational health lectures.</p>

<p>Everyone is welcome!</p>

 
6234
July 8 at 10:00am

<p><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);"><span style="font-family: tahoma,verdana,arial,sans-serif; font-size: 11px;">Holy Spirit offers FREE blood pressure screenings at the Joseph T. Simpson Library, 16 North Walnut Street, Mechanicsburg, on the first Tuesday of each month from 10 a.m. until noon.</span></span></p>

<p><strong>Contact:</strong> Cheryl Sola (717-763-2427), <strong>Location:</strong> Joseph T. Simpson Library, Mechanicsburg</p>

 
6322
July 8 at 4:00pm

<p>Holy Spirit Diabetes Services is offering “Building a Healthy Life with Diabetes” group classes for those interested in learning more about how to manage their diabetes.</p>

<p>The group classes will provide attendees with information and support from the educator and their peers as they learn to successfully manage their diabetes. The classes will cover:</p>

<ul>
<li>The basics of diabetes, blood glucose testing, and A1c</li>
<li>Heart disease, lipids, and blood pressure</li>
<li>The importance of exercise and physical activity</li>
<li>Carbohydrate counting, label reading, and tips for eating out</li>
<li>Weight management and practical ways to eat a well-balanced diet</li>
<li>Diabetes medications, high/low blood glucose management, and sick days</li>
<li>Care of eyes, skin, feet, and mouth</li>
<li>Goal setting and achieving effective behavior changes</li>
</ul>

<p>Classes are offered in a four-week series at two different times: Tuesdays from 4 to 6 p.m. and Fridays from 10 a.m. to noon. To register for the “Building a Healthy Life with Diabetes” group classes, please call 717-763-2466.</p>

<p>Classes may be covered by your insurance. Interested individuals should contact their insurance provider to see if this class is covered.</p>

 
6648
July 8 at 6:00pm

<p>Holy Spirit Health System offers a free support group for pregnant women and new mothers. Mothers can bring their babies up to 15 months old. “Mom’s Place” is for women who feel overwhelmed, sad, worried, or need extra support. “Mom’s Place” meets every Tuesday from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at 20 Erford Road, Suite 11, Lemoyne.</p>

<p>“Mom’s Place” is led by a clinician from Holy Spirit Hospital’s Behavioral Health department. The group is educational, supportive, and fun. Light refreshments are provided. “Mom’s Place” also hosts family night where women can bring partners or spouses. For more information, please call 763-2200.</p>

 
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July 9 at 2:00pm

<p>Holy Spirit Hospital offers free and low-cost health screenings to the public each month. Screenings include blood pressure, bone density, cholesterol ($5), colorectal, and glucose ($2). The screenings are offered in the hospital auditorium from 2 to 6 p.m. on the first Wednesday of each month.</p>

<p>Holy Spirit also offers free blood pressure screenings at the Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 North 19th Street, Camp Hill, each Thursday from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. and at the Joseph T. Simpson Library, 16 North Walnut Street, Mechanicsburg, on the first Tuesday of each month from 10 a.m. until noon.</p>

<p>Holy Spirit Imaging Centers offer free bone density screenings at convenient locations every month. For dates and locations, and to schedule your free bone density screening, call <a href="tel:717-972-4900">(717) 972-4900</a>. Special screenings may also be held throughout the year in various locations.</p>

 
6223
July 10 at 9:00am

<p>Holy Spirit offers&nbsp;FREE blood pressure screenings at the Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 North 19th Street, Camp Hill, each Thursday from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m.</p>

<p><strong>Contact:</strong>&nbsp;Cheryl Sola (717-763-2427)</p>

 
 
 
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July 14 at 8:00am

<p>Join Holy Spirit every Monday at the <a href="http://www.colonialparkmall.com/info/holyspirit" target="_blank"><strong>Colonial Park Mall</strong></a> from 8 a.m. to noon.&nbsp;Keep active while avoiding the winter chills and summer heat through mall walking. The program is designed to provide a secure and healthy walking environment to keep your body moving. Also, enjoy access to Holy Spirit health screenings and educational health lectures.</p>

<p>Everyone is welcome!</p>

 
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July 14 at 6:00pm

<p>Holy Spirit Diabetes Services offers a free monthly support group for people with pre-diabetes, Type 2 diabetes and polycystic ovary syndrome (PCOS) and their families. “A Taste of Sugar” meets on the second Monday of each month from 6 to 7 p.m. in Wegman’s conference room. No registration is necessary. For more information, please contact Holy Spirit Diabetes Services at 763-2466.</p>

 
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July 14 at 7:00pm

<p>Holy Spirit Health System offers a free support group for those who have experienced miscarriage, pregnancy loss, or the death of a child. “Child of My Heart” meets on the second Monday of each month from 6 to 7:30 p.m. The support group is led by a nurse practitioner from Holy Spirit Hospital’s Behavioral Health department. For more information or to register to attend, please call 763-2279.</p>

 
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July 15 at 10:00am

<p><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);"><span style="font-family: tahoma,verdana,arial,sans-serif; font-size: 11px;">Holy Spirit offers FREE blood pressure screenings at the Joseph T. Simpson Library, 16 North Walnut Street, Mechanicsburg, on the first Tuesday of each month from 10 a.m. until noon.</span></span></p>

<p><strong>Contact:</strong> Cheryl Sola (717-763-2427), <strong>Location:</strong> Joseph T. Simpson Library, Mechanicsburg</p>

 
6322
July 15 at 4:00pm

<p>Holy Spirit Diabetes Services is offering “Building a Healthy Life with Diabetes” group classes for those interested in learning more about how to manage their diabetes.</p>

<p>The group classes will provide attendees with information and support from the educator and their peers as they learn to successfully manage their diabetes. The classes will cover:</p>

<ul>
<li>The basics of diabetes, blood glucose testing, and A1c</li>
<li>Heart disease, lipids, and blood pressure</li>
<li>The importance of exercise and physical activity</li>
<li>Carbohydrate counting, label reading, and tips for eating out</li>
<li>Weight management and practical ways to eat a well-balanced diet</li>
<li>Diabetes medications, high/low blood glucose management, and sick days</li>
<li>Care of eyes, skin, feet, and mouth</li>
<li>Goal setting and achieving effective behavior changes</li>
</ul>

<p>Classes are offered in a four-week series at two different times: Tuesdays from 4 to 6 p.m. and Fridays from 10 a.m. to noon. To register for the “Building a Healthy Life with Diabetes” group classes, please call 717-763-2466.</p>

<p>Classes may be covered by your insurance. Interested individuals should contact their insurance provider to see if this class is covered.</p>

 
6648
July 15 at 6:00pm

<p>Holy Spirit Health System offers a free support group for pregnant women and new mothers. Mothers can bring their babies up to 15 months old. “Mom’s Place” is for women who feel overwhelmed, sad, worried, or need extra support. “Mom’s Place” meets every Tuesday from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at 20 Erford Road, Suite 11, Lemoyne.</p>

<p>“Mom’s Place” is led by a clinician from Holy Spirit Hospital’s Behavioral Health department. The group is educational, supportive, and fun. Light refreshments are provided. “Mom’s Place” also hosts family night where women can bring partners or spouses. For more information, please call 763-2200.</p>

 
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July 16 at 2:00pm

<p>Holy Spirit Hospital offers free and low-cost health screenings to the public each month. Screenings include blood pressure, bone density, cholesterol ($5), colorectal, and glucose ($2). The screenings are offered in the hospital auditorium from 2 to 6 p.m. on the first Wednesday of each month.</p>

<p>Holy Spirit also offers free blood pressure screenings at the Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 North 19th Street, Camp Hill, each Thursday from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. and at the Joseph T. Simpson Library, 16 North Walnut Street, Mechanicsburg, on the first Tuesday of each month from 10 a.m. until noon.</p>

<p>Holy Spirit Imaging Centers offer free bone density screenings at convenient locations every month. For dates and locations, and to schedule your free bone density screening, call <a href="tel:717-972-4900">(717) 972-4900</a>. Special screenings may also be held throughout the year in various locations.</p>

 
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July 17 at 9:00am

<p>Holy Spirit offers&nbsp;FREE blood pressure screenings at the Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 North 19th Street, Camp Hill, each Thursday from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m.</p>

<p><strong>Contact:</strong>&nbsp;Cheryl Sola (717-763-2427)</p>

 
 
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July 19 at 9:00am

<h2><strong>Presented by Brett Himmelwright, DO, </strong><strong>Orthopedic Institute of Pennsylvania</strong></h2>

<h3><strong>Saturday, July 19, 9 am to 11:30 am</strong></h3>

<h3><strong>Holy Spirit Hospital Auditorium 503 N. 21st St., Camp Hill, PA 17011</strong></h3>

<h3><strong>Free to attend; open to <a href="http://www.hsh.org/spirit-of-women" target="_blank">Spirit of Women members</a> only.</strong></h3>

<p>Orthopedics, or musculoskeletal health, comprises our bones, muscles, tendons, ligaments and related connective tissues. The female body is built differently from the male body, resulting in some more common orthopedic issues in women.&nbsp; Attend this workshop to learn about injuries, bone fractures, muscle tears, arthritis, bursitis, and osteoporosis.</p>

<p><strong>Bonus Activity:&nbsp; Tai Chi class led by the Jose<sup>’</sup> Johnson Martial Arts &amp; Wellness Center</strong></p>

<h3><strong>To register, visit<a href="http://www.TimeToSignUp.com/SpiritofWomen" target="_blank"> </a><a href="http://www.TimeToSignUp.com/SpiritofWomen">www.TimeToSignUp.com/Spiritof... call (717) 972-4149.</strong></h3>

 
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July 21 at 8:00am

<p>Join Holy Spirit every Monday at the <a href="http://www.colonialparkmall.com/info/holyspirit" target="_blank"><strong>Colonial Park Mall</strong></a> from 8 a.m. to noon.&nbsp;Keep active while avoiding the winter chills and summer heat through mall walking. The program is designed to provide a secure and healthy walking environment to keep your body moving. Also, enjoy access to Holy Spirit health screenings and educational health lectures.</p>

<p>Everyone is welcome!</p>

 
6234
July 22 at 10:00am

<p><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);"><span style="font-family: tahoma,verdana,arial,sans-serif; font-size: 11px;">Holy Spirit offers FREE blood pressure screenings at the Joseph T. Simpson Library, 16 North Walnut Street, Mechanicsburg, on the first Tuesday of each month from 10 a.m. until noon.</span></span></p>

<p><strong>Contact:</strong> Cheryl Sola (717-763-2427), <strong>Location:</strong> Joseph T. Simpson Library, Mechanicsburg</p>

 
6322
July 22 at 4:00pm

<p>Holy Spirit Diabetes Services is offering “Building a Healthy Life with Diabetes” group classes for those interested in learning more about how to manage their diabetes.</p>

<p>The group classes will provide attendees with information and support from the educator and their peers as they learn to successfully manage their diabetes. The classes will cover:</p>

<ul>
<li>The basics of diabetes, blood glucose testing, and A1c</li>
<li>Heart disease, lipids, and blood pressure</li>
<li>The importance of exercise and physical activity</li>
<li>Carbohydrate counting, label reading, and tips for eating out</li>
<li>Weight management and practical ways to eat a well-balanced diet</li>
<li>Diabetes medications, high/low blood glucose management, and sick days</li>
<li>Care of eyes, skin, feet, and mouth</li>
<li>Goal setting and achieving effective behavior changes</li>
</ul>

<p>Classes are offered in a four-week series at two different times: Tuesdays from 4 to 6 p.m. and Fridays from 10 a.m. to noon. To register for the “Building a Healthy Life with Diabetes” group classes, please call 717-763-2466.</p>

<p>Classes may be covered by your insurance. Interested individuals should contact their insurance provider to see if this class is covered.</p>

 
6648
July 22 at 6:00pm

<p>Holy Spirit Health System offers a free support group for pregnant women and new mothers. Mothers can bring their babies up to 15 months old. “Mom’s Place” is for women who feel overwhelmed, sad, worried, or need extra support. “Mom’s Place” meets every Tuesday from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at 20 Erford Road, Suite 11, Lemoyne.</p>

<p>“Mom’s Place” is led by a clinician from Holy Spirit Hospital’s Behavioral Health department. The group is educational, supportive, and fun. Light refreshments are provided. “Mom’s Place” also hosts family night where women can bring partners or spouses. For more information, please call 763-2200.</p>

 
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July 23 at 2:00pm

<p>Holy Spirit Hospital offers free and low-cost health screenings to the public each month. Screenings include blood pressure, bone density, cholesterol ($5), colorectal, and glucose ($2). The screenings are offered in the hospital auditorium from 2 to 6 p.m. on the first Wednesday of each month.</p>

<p>Holy Spirit also offers free blood pressure screenings at the Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 North 19th Street, Camp Hill, each Thursday from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. and at the Joseph T. Simpson Library, 16 North Walnut Street, Mechanicsburg, on the first Tuesday of each month from 10 a.m. until noon.</p>

<p>Holy Spirit Imaging Centers offer free bone density screenings at convenient locations every month. For dates and locations, and to schedule your free bone density screening, call <a href="tel:717-972-4900">(717) 972-4900</a>. Special screenings may also be held throughout the year in various locations.</p>

 
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July 24 at 9:00am

<p>Holy Spirit offers&nbsp;FREE blood pressure screenings at the Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 North 19th Street, Camp Hill, each Thursday from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m.</p>

<p><strong>Contact:</strong>&nbsp;Cheryl Sola (717-763-2427)</p>

 
 
 
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July 28 at 8:00am

<p>Join Holy Spirit every Monday at the <a href="http://www.colonialparkmall.com/info/holyspirit" target="_blank"><strong>Colonial Park Mall</strong></a> from 8 a.m. to noon.&nbsp;Keep active while avoiding the winter chills and summer heat through mall walking. The program is designed to provide a secure and healthy walking environment to keep your body moving. Also, enjoy access to Holy Spirit health screenings and educational health lectures.</p>

<p>Everyone is welcome!</p>

 
6234
July 29 at 10:00am

<p><span style="color: rgb(0, 0, 0);"><span style="font-family: tahoma,verdana,arial,sans-serif; font-size: 11px;">Holy Spirit offers FREE blood pressure screenings at the Joseph T. Simpson Library, 16 North Walnut Street, Mechanicsburg, on the first Tuesday of each month from 10 a.m. until noon.</span></span></p>

<p><strong>Contact:</strong> Cheryl Sola (717-763-2427), <strong>Location:</strong> Joseph T. Simpson Library, Mechanicsburg</p>

 
6322
July 29 at 4:00pm

<p>Holy Spirit Diabetes Services is offering “Building a Healthy Life with Diabetes” group classes for those interested in learning more about how to manage their diabetes.</p>

<p>The group classes will provide attendees with information and support from the educator and their peers as they learn to successfully manage their diabetes. The classes will cover:</p>

<ul>
<li>The basics of diabetes, blood glucose testing, and A1c</li>
<li>Heart disease, lipids, and blood pressure</li>
<li>The importance of exercise and physical activity</li>
<li>Carbohydrate counting, label reading, and tips for eating out</li>
<li>Weight management and practical ways to eat a well-balanced diet</li>
<li>Diabetes medications, high/low blood glucose management, and sick days</li>
<li>Care of eyes, skin, feet, and mouth</li>
<li>Goal setting and achieving effective behavior changes</li>
</ul>

<p>Classes are offered in a four-week series at two different times: Tuesdays from 4 to 6 p.m. and Fridays from 10 a.m. to noon. To register for the “Building a Healthy Life with Diabetes” group classes, please call 717-763-2466.</p>

<p>Classes may be covered by your insurance. Interested individuals should contact their insurance provider to see if this class is covered.</p>

 
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July 29 at 6:00pm

<p>Holy Spirit Health System offers a free support group for pregnant women and new mothers. Mothers can bring their babies up to 15 months old. “Mom’s Place” is for women who feel overwhelmed, sad, worried, or need extra support. “Mom’s Place” meets every Tuesday from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at 20 Erford Road, Suite 11, Lemoyne.</p>

<p>“Mom’s Place” is led by a clinician from Holy Spirit Hospital’s Behavioral Health department. The group is educational, supportive, and fun. Light refreshments are provided. “Mom’s Place” also hosts family night where women can bring partners or spouses. For more information, please call 763-2200.</p>

 
6226
July 30 at 2:00pm

<p>Holy Spirit Hospital offers free and low-cost health screenings to the public each month. Screenings include blood pressure, bone density, cholesterol ($5), colorectal, and glucose ($2). The screenings are offered in the hospital auditorium from 2 to 6 p.m. on the first Wednesday of each month.</p>

<p>Holy Spirit also offers free blood pressure screenings at the Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 North 19th Street, Camp Hill, each Thursday from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m. and at the Joseph T. Simpson Library, 16 North Walnut Street, Mechanicsburg, on the first Tuesday of each month from 10 a.m. until noon.</p>

<p>Holy Spirit Imaging Centers offer free bone density screenings at convenient locations every month. For dates and locations, and to schedule your free bone density screening, call <a href="tel:717-972-4900">(717) 972-4900</a>. Special screenings may also be held throughout the year in various locations.</p>

 
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July 30 at 6:00pm

<p>Holy Spirit Hospital has teamed up with cardiologists, cardiac surgeons, and health professionals to provide cardiac health education, as well as group support to patients, their families, and caregivers to promote lifelong heart healthy living.</p>

<p>Holy Spirit’s “Spirited Hearts” cardiac support group meeting will be held on&nbsp;Wednesday, July 30&nbsp;, from 6 to 7:30 p.m., in Holy Spirit Hospital’s Auditorium C&amp;D. Marcy Guido-Posey, Sleep Center Coordinator, will present “Sleep Apnea and Sleep Disorders.”&nbsp;A question and answer session will follow the presentation.&nbsp;</p>

<p>On August 27, “Spirited Hearts” attendees will be treated to a “Heart Healthy Foods” presentation by Chef Dennis Michaels.</p>

<p>Please call 972-7690 to register or for additional information.</p>

 
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July 31 at 9:00am

<p>Holy Spirit offers&nbsp;FREE blood pressure screenings at the Cleve J. Fredricksen Library, 100 North 19th Street, Camp Hill, each Thursday from 9 a.m. until 1 p.m.</p>

<p><strong>Contact:</strong>&nbsp;Cheryl Sola (717-763-2427)</p>

 
 
 
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