Wednesday, October 28, 2009

2009 Bid For Better Health Auction

As most of you know, our TMSA organization includes spouses of physicians in training in the Triangle area (Duke and UNC). The larger organization, NCMSA, is based in Raliegh and includes spouses of physicians who have completed their medical training. Our organization is listed on their website and a few of our board members are members of this Alliance as well as the National AMA Alliance. Our state Alliance, NCMSA wanted us to share this special event they are hosting.

2009 Bid for Better Health
hosted by the NC Medical Society Alliance

October 25 - November 8

The NC Medical Society Alliance is hosting
the 2009 Bid for Better Health, an online auction dedicated to supporting Alliance health promotion projects and grants.

Everyone is invited to click the link below to preview some of the wonderful items that will be up for bid beginning this Sunday, October 25.

NCMS Alliance Auction Page

The online auction will feature art, jewelry, travel, sports tickets, and collectibles including some special items showcasing the talents of NC physicians and Alliance members. Thank you to all that have donated to the 2009 Bid for Better Health.

Proceeds from the auction will support upcoming statewide and local Alliance projects focusing on improving physical fitness, nutrition, teen health literacy and other health-related projects benefiting North Carolina communities.

Be sure to to make a healthy bid in support of Alliance programs and efforts to improve health in North Carolina. The auction will end on November 8 by midnight.

Thank You For Your Support!

Thursday, October 15, 2009

Educate and Relate Session: Nov 12 7:30 PM

We are so excited to have our first ever Alliance "Educate and Relate" session. Our speaker wil be James Rainsford, Attorney at Law with Brown Law, LLP in Raleigh. He is married to a physician, so he will bring great insight and advice for all of us! Please mark the date and plan to attend.
We will send an Evite with more details at a later date.
Thanks to Virginia for planning!

Thursday Nov 12th
Location: TBA

Thursday, October 1, 2009

October Multi-Age Playgroup Schedule

Friday, October 2 Airport Observation Deck
2400 Terminal Blvd
NOTE: Bring your riding toys and a picnic lunch

Friday, October 9 Duke Gardens *Bring a picnic lunch
426 Anderson Street, Durham, 27705

Friday, October 16 Pullen Park
520 Ashe Ave, Raliegh, 27606 919.831.6468
NOTE: Bring a Picnic Lunch

Rain Location: TK’S Jungle
4300 Emperor Blvd., Durham, 27703

Tuesday, October 20 Piney Wood Park
400 E. Woodcroft Parkway, Durham,27713

Friday, October 23 NC State Fair
1025 Blue Ridge Road, Raleigh, 27607
Admission: Children under 5 FREE
Adult: $7 at gate; $5 on-line