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Blood Drive in Alumni Hall 7/29 & 7/30

Participate in the "100 Days of Summer,100 Days of Hope" Blood Drive, taking place in Alumni Hall on Tuesday, 7/29, and Wednesday, 7/30, from 11AM-5PM. All are invited to donate (if eligible). Parking discounts will be offered. Refreshments provided by the Hanover Inn. Book your appointment here. To read more information about the event, click here.

Workshop: Wellness: Many Perspectives, Many Practices

Discover what wellness means to you through self-assessment and determine what steps you should take to work towards wellbeing.
Presenter: Gabrielle Lucke.
Date: Tuesday, August 5, 10:00 am -- 12:00 pm.
To register click here.

Participate in a DHMC Research Study!

DHMC is conducting an 11-week study that investigates a combined Acceptance and Commitment Therapy and Health At Every Size (HAES/ACT) Treatment for depression and obesity in women. Research is conducted at Dartmouth-Hitchcock Medical Center by researchers from the Department of Psychiatry. The group therapy sessions are led by a DHMC psychologist, with a small group of other women with similar concerns. Sessions last two hours, and meet at DHMC, at a time convenient for you. For more information, call or email Margit Berman (603-650-4724) or click here

Stay Connected with Wellness at Dartmouth - like us on Facebook! 

Wellness at Dartmouth recently launched a Facebook page to help connect our community to events, programs, resources, healthy tips, recipes, and more!  Please note, even if you don't have a Facebook page, you can still view our page and see our postings. 

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Local Charity Events

Doing good for others while doing what's good for you—charity runs and walks.
March for Babies

 March for Babies (May)- Upper Valley, NH:

Sponsored by the March of Dimes, events throughout the year let you walk for the little ones. Check the site for ways to participate locally.

 Walk MS

 Walk MS (May)- Vermont, White River Junction:

Every spring, the Greater New England Chapter of the National Multiple Sclerosis Society sponsors a walk to aid the 20,000 people in the region who suffer from MS.

 Walk on the Wildside

 Walk on the Wildside (May) with the Upper Valley Humane Society:

Sponsored by the Upper Valley Humane Society, this walk supports animal welfare in many aspects.

Tuck Run for the Kids

 Tuck School of Business Run for the Kids (May):

 Each May for the past 27 years, students run to raise money for David's House, the Children's Hospital at Dartmouth, and Upper Valley Child and Family Services, David's House, and the Children's Hospital at Dartmouth. There are awards for the top three 5k and 10k runners, and kids participate free.

 Covered Bridges Half-Marathon

Covered Bridges Half-Marathon (June)- Woodstock, VT:

Runners raise more than $30,000 each year for local nonprofits focused on sports for young people.

 Skip's Run

Skip Matthews Memorial Father's Day Run (June)- Lebanon, NH:

Choose from a 4-mile race or a 1-mile walk/fun-run (kids welcome!) All proceeds benefit the Brain Tumor Research Fund at Norris Cotton Cancer Center.

 Prouty

The Prouty (July) - Hanover, NH:

Sponsored by the Norris Cotton Cancer Center, the Prouty is a 33-year tradition in which cyclists, walkers, rowers, and golfers pay tribute to those who battle Cancer.

 

Big Green Pazooie

**Are you looking to join a team for the 2014 Prouty? Well, look no further than team "Big Green Pazooie". Made up of alumni, friends, staff, faculty, students and families affiliated with Dartmouth College, Geisel Medical School, DHMC, Tuck, and Thayer, Big Green Pazooie is looking for new members to walk, ride, row, volunteer and golf at the Prouty and the Prouty Ultimate on Friday, July 11th and Saturday, July 12th, 2014. The team has training activities, social gatherings, fund raising support, spirited pep talks, newsletters, customized team t-shirts, and much more. Contact: gregg.a.cerveny@dartmouth.edu for more information.

 Walk to End Alzheimer's

Walk to End Alzheimer's (September) - Rutland, VT:

Raising money for care and support of Alzheimer's patients and for continuing Alzheimer's research, the annual walk in Rutland, Vermont includes walkers of many ages and ability levels and is part of a national effort.

Arthritis Walk 

2012 Arthritis Walk (September) - Alice Peck Day Memorial Hospital, Lebanon NH:

Celebrating movement with movement, the walk raises funds to improve the lives of those with arthritis and to contribute to arthritis research.

 Alliance Against Cancer

Friends Fighting Cancer 5K (September)- Manchester, NH:

Support cancer research and patient care with a 5K walk/run road race and 400M kids race through the old Mill District along the Merrimack River.

 Harpoon Road Race

 

Harpoon Octoberfest Road Race (October) - Windsor, VT:

This 3.6-mile road race benefits Norris Cotton Cancer Center. Work up an appetite for Harpoon Octoberfest beer, bratwurst, and some Oompah by kicking up your heels on this scenic course at the brewery.

 

CHaD Half Marathon 

CHaD Hero Half Marathon & Ripcord 5K (October) – Hanover, NH

 Choose from the half-marathon, 5K Ripcord run, 5K walk, one mile Cam's Course, or volunteer. All proceeds will go to support CHaD programs (Children's Hospital at Dartmouth-Hitchcock) that provide care to kids from across our region.

Join Team, "Wellness at Dartmouth"!  Contact wellness@dartmouth.edu for more information. 

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Last Updated: 6/17/14