Canton, Ohio: In celebration of National Cancer Survivor’s Day, Mercy Cancer Center invites cancer survivors and their friends and family to A Night at the Oscars on Tuesday, June 18th. This event will be held from 5:30 p.m. until 8 p.m. at Christ the Servant Parish, 833 – 39th Street NW, Canton, and will feature a free screening of the film, “Jonna’s Body, Please Hold”, a comedy about cancer by three time cancer survivor, Jonna Tamases.
Refreshments will be provided and cancer survivors will be given an opportunity to meet other survivors and learn about the next steps on the path to wellness. Guests are welcome to dress as themselves or a Hollywood celebrity. Reservations are requested as space is limited. To RSVP, please call Mercy Healthcare Connection at 330-489-1333 or 1-800-223-8662.
For more information on the services, support groups, programs and events offered for cancer patients and survivors at Mercy Cancer Center, please visit www.cantonmercy.org/cancer-center .
About Mercy Medical Center
Mercy Medical Center, a ministry of the Sisters of Charity Health System, operates a 476-bed hospital serving Stark, Carroll, Wayne, Holmes and Tuscarawas Counties and parts of Southeastern Ohio. It has 620 members on its Medical Staff and employs 2,500 people. Mercy operates outpatient health centers in Carroll County, Jackson Township, Lake Township, Louisville, North Canton, Plain Township and Tuscarawas County. A Catholic hospital, Mercy Medical Center upholds the mission and philosophy of the Sisters of Charity of St. Augustine and continues to be responsive to the needs of the community. For more information, see cantonmercy.org.