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WSIU Almanac 8.24.22

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Southern 7 Health Department (S7HD) will hold its 7th “Tour de Seven” – Fall into Fitness 5K Run/Walk in Rosiclare on October 1 during the town’s annual Fluorspar Festival. A portion of the proceeds from the event will be donated to a local food pantry in Hardin County. The 5K course, which begins at City Park at the River in Rosiclare, is mostly paved.  Pets on a leash are welcome. Early registration for the Tour de Seven ends September 15. Day of registration begins at 7:00 a.m. followed by the Race at 8:00 a.m.  For information visit www.southern7.org or the Southern 7 Facebook page. For those wanting a shorter route, a one-mile “Fluorspar Mineral Mile” will start at 8:30 a.m. To register for the Tour de Seven, call Bobi Cavins at 618-634-2297 ext. 9123 or bcavins@s7hd.org.

In WEST FRANKFORT,Centerstone, a nonprofit health system specializing in mental health and substance use disorder treatments, will host a free, virtual Trauma 101 training on August 31 from 10 – 11:30 a.m. This training provides practical information that can be useful for anyone working with children or seeking to practice trauma sensitivity. Registration information can be found on our website In today’s almanac. To register, visit https://bit.ly/083122Trauma. For more information, contact Hannah Chapman at Hannah.Chapman@Centerstone.org or call 1-877-HOPE123 (1-877-467-3123).

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