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On Tuesday, June 20, a free throat cancer screening will be held from 2 to 5 p.m. at Randolph Health Ear, Nose & Throat at 124 N. Park Street. This free screening is open to adults who have not had a screening in the past year, are hoarse and who have been or currently are smokers or use tobacco (smokless, too) products.  Space is limited and appointments are required, call (336) 633-7788 to register.
Bird walk scheduled for 7 a.m. on Saturday, June 3 to a local site. Meet in front of the Wild Bird Center in Eastgate Shopping Center in Chapel Hill for a 2-3 hour bird walk. New birders and birders of all skill levels are welcome. Wear long pants and sturdy shoes. Bring snacks and water if you like. Heavy rain will result in cancellation. For questions, contact Tommy Richey  Note, because start time and place may change based on regular crew availability, new folks interested should send John an email by Wednesday, May 31.
The Mental Health First Aid Training for Healthcare Workers will be broken into two, 4-hour sessions and will take place on Friday, June 16 from 8 a.m. to noon and on Friday, June 23 from 8 a.m. to noon. Both sessions will be conducted in the Randolph Health Education Center, 200 A Foust St., Asheboro.  You must attend both sessions and stay for the entire session to receive credit. Space is limited and registration is required.
This is one of the many programs offered to the community through Randolph Health at no cost. If you would like to register, please call (336)633-7788 or visit www.randolp and register online.w