Archbold Medical Center| Archives Magazine | Fall 2019

4 ARCHBOLD MEDICAL CENTER Calling all walkers and runners: Do the Pink Run! Saturday, Sept. 28 Lewis Hall Singletary Oncology Center 919 S. Broad St., Thomasville Live Better, the Archbold Medical Center-led collaborative of key com- munity leaders focused on improving the health of residents of Thomas County, will host the fourth annual Live Better 5K Pink Run. The Live Better 5K Pink Run will help promote early detection of breast cancer and bring awareness to the link between obesity and cancer. Runners and walkers are welcome. For participants who want to put their strength and endur- ance to the test, the Pink Elite Challenge will be back. Pink Elite Challenge participants will run the 5K with an added obstacle course. Join us! For more information or to register, please visit or call 229.584.5520 . Take part in the Pink Affair Thursday, Oct. 24 Thomasville Center for the Arts 600 E. Washington St., Thomasville Join us to celebrate the eighth annual Pink Affair, a benefit fashion show featuring local cancer survi- vors. A celebration honoring the models will fol- low the fashion show, with food and live music. The presenting sponsor for the event will be Thomasville Toyota. Proceeds from the event will help cover the cost for patients to use Paxman Scalp Cooling technology, a new treatment that helps prevent chemo-induced hair loss for quali- fying patients undergoing chemotherapy. Pink cocktail attire is suggested, but not required. Tickets will be available for purchase begin- ning Oct. 1. Want to get involved? Learn more about becoming a corporate sponsor, purchasing event tickets or modeling in the Pink Affair at pinkaffair. Tuesday, Oct. 1 and Oct. 29 Archbold Women's Center 947 S. Broad St., Thomasville The Archbold Women’s Center is hosting Mats and Mammograms, a ladies’ night out, twice in October. Women are encouraged to come paint a welcome mat for their home and also receive their mammogram that night. Refreshments will be served. Need a night out? For more information and to register, visit . Mats and Mammograms