|07/29/2017||Family Birthing Center Tour|
|08/02/2017||Surgical Weight Loss Information Session|
|08/02/2017||Breastfeeding for the Pregnant Couple - Newly Added to the Schedule!|
|08/03/2017||Breastfeeding for the Pregnant Couple|
|08/07/2017||Advanced Comfort Skills for Labor & Family Birthing Center Tour|
ECHN’s 14th Annual Cancer Survivors Day event – A Celebration of Life
Sep 10, 2017
Save the date for ECHN’s 14th Annual Cancer Survivors Day event – A Celebration of Life. Cancer survivors and the families, friends and caregivers who supported the fight every step of the way are invited to join us for an afternoon of laughter. Our keynote speaker, author and humorist, Gina Barecca, will present “Generosity, Comfort, and Spirit: Why We Need Humor Every Day.”
“Humor allows us to have new perspectives on moments of our lives that are otherwise lost to sadness, fear or misery. Laughing with someone is as close as you can get to them without giving them a hug, and sometimes it can make a hug even better.” - Gina Barecca
This free event will also feature a buffet brunch and giveaways. Pre-registration is required.
Registration opens August 1.
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Manchester is a town in Hartford County, Connecticut, United States. The population was 58,241 at the time of the 2010 census.
Settled by English colonists in 1672, the Town of Manchester was initially an agricultural community, but due to its river and brooks, the town was able to provide power for the paper, lumber and textile industries. In 1838 the Cheney family opened a silk mill that quickly became the world’s largest, and by 1920 had turned Manchester into a vibrant industrial community. Today, the mill owners’ and workers’ houses, along with mill buildings themselves, are now used for housing and form a National Landmark Historic District. Manchester now is a vital part of the East of the River area and a retail, employment and residential center for north central Connecticut.
Manchester has more than 1,000 acres of park land, a range of housing styles and prices in attractive neighborhoods, Manchester Community College, an award-winning school system, performing arts organizations, libraries and friendly, community-spirited residents.