Monday, Feb. 4, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. - Brunswick Wellness Coalition hosts a free A1C diabetes screening at the Brunswick Center, Leland. For information on this simple, nonfasting blood test, call 910-251-9622. A second diabetes screening is scheduled for Thursday, Feb. 21, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. at Southport Center. Call 251-9622.
Thursday, Feb. 7, 5 p.m. - "Heart to Heart" women's heart health program at St. James Community Center. Includes heart health education, inspiring words from a heart patient/survivor, and tips for eating healthy. Tickets $25; sponsorships available $100-1,000. Proceeds benefit cardiac rehabilitation services at the hospital. Call 910-457-3850.
Tuesday, Feb. 12, 6 p.m. - Healthy cooking demonstration by Austin Alfonzo, owner, Kai Joes and Café Koa. 2nd floor conference room at the hospital. Free; reservations required to reserve a seat, call 910-454-4731. Additional guest chef lectures are planned on March 12, April 9 and May 14. Reserve a seat at 454-4731.
Thursday, March 7, 4-7 p.m. - Dosher is a sponsor of the Southport-Oak Island Area Chamber of Commerce Coastal Consumer Showcase at St. James Community Center. For more on this free event, contact the Chamber at 910-457-6964.
Saturday, March 23, 9 a.m. - Brunswick Wellness Coalition holds its 2nd annual Spring Into Health 5K/1M run/walk in downtown Southport. Register by Feb. 23 for $10; $20 after; children under 13 free: BrunswickWellness.org/spring-into-health.
Thursday, April 4, 9 a.m.-1 p.m. - Save the date for Dosher drug drop.
Read about all our programs at Dosher.org/Calendar.