South Texas Health System Hospital Events
Location: Edinburg Children's Hospital Parking Lot, 1102 W. Trenton Rd. Edinburg, TX
Date: Friday, October 24, 2014
Time: 6 – 8:30 p.m.
With carnival rides, food, prizes and fun, this Halloween-themed festival has become a community tradition. Admission is free. Come in costume, bring a camera, meet our mascot, Eddy, and join the fun!
No registration necessary.
The Black Cat Ball — A Benefit for the Edinburg Children's Hospital Foundation
Location: International Museum of Art and Science, McAllen
Date: Saturday, October 25, 2014
Time: 8 – 11 p.m.
VIP Cocktail Party from 7 – 8 p.m.
This upscale costume ball, benefitting the Edinburg Children's Hospital Foundation, will feature live music, decadent morsels and beverages, and theatrics to enthrall the senses. Themed as Pirates and Pixies: The Wonders of Neverland, we will be awarding prizes for Best Pirate, Best Pixie and Best Duo. Individual tickets are $75, and tickets including the VIP cocktail party hour are $100.
Questions? Call 956-388-2036.
National Memory Screening Day
Location: South Texas Behavioral Health Center
2102 W. Trenton Rd., Edinburg
Date: Tuesday, November 18, 2014
Time: 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. (no appointment necessary)
National Memory Screening Day promotes early detection and intervention for those concerned about memory loss. If you are 55 and older, stop by for a free memory screening. Breakfast will be served. The November Alzheimer's support group meeting will be held after the screening at 1:30 p.m. For more information, please call 956-388-1300.
In addition to special hospital events, South Texas Health System hosts a number of health education classes, seminars and support groups throughout the year.