Belk, a department store in the Myrtle Beach Mall, is hosting a whole day of events to promote breast cancer awareness October 25. From a press release about the event:
9:00am – Pink Human Ribbon – Meet in the Food Court parking lot of Myrtle Beach Mall to be a part of the 2nd Annual Pink Human Ribbon; afterwards enjoy ‘pink’ refreshments and door prizes.
9:00am – 4:00pm – Mammograms by McLeod Health – If you are a female between the ages of 40-64 and currently have no medical insurance, you may qualify for a free mammogram on the McLeod Mobile Mammography Unit. Please call (843) 390-8326 to see if you qualify. The McLeod Mobile Mammography Unit will be located in the parking lot outside of the Belk store.
10:00am – 5:00pm – Coastal Cancer Center — Representatives from Coastal Cancer Center will be on hand to answer your questions.
1:00pm – 3:00pm – Lymphedema Screenings by McLeod Seacoast — screenings to take place in front of the Ladies Belk Store
2:00pm – 4:00pm – Foot Screenings by Coastal Podiatry Associates – screenings to take place in front of the Ladies Belk Store
4:00pm – Walk A Mile In Her Heels – Join us in a mile walk inside Myrtle Beach Mall to raise breast cancer awareness and funds for Susan G. Komen for the Cure. Your $10 registration fee ($12 the day of the event) includes an event t-shirt. After the walk enjoy ‘pink’ refreshments, Myrtle Beach Mall retailer discounts and an opportunity to win some great door prizes! Men and women are encouraged to join, heels or no heels! You can register at Customer Service inside the Men’s Belk store or find one at www.shopmyrtlebeach.com.
Create A Masterpiece — Watch as local artist Scott Kingston creates an original masterpiece before your eyes – and you can be a part of it! Trace your high heel shoe, add color to the rainbow; paint along with Scott and be a part of history. This extraordinary painting will be sold as one large work of art or as individual 3’x7’ paintings. All proceeds will benefit Susan G. Komen for the Cure. Scott will be creating his masterpiece in front of the Ladies Belk Store.
Myrtle Beach Mall is located at the intersection of Highway 17 and Highway 22 on the north end of Myrtle Beach. The event is also sponsored by McLeod Health and Jones Lang LaSalle.