Category: Events

By: Erin McKown DScPAS, PA-C Many people have been wondering, “What is all this hype about Vitamin D?”  This vitamin has received more press lately as researchers correlate its link in the COVID-19 pandemic and have highlighting the role of Vitamin D in multiple systems.  This is a new-found role More…

August 2, 2021: Ag Health and Safety Alliance Founder, Carolyn Sheridan, RN, BSN, will be the guest speaker for the Agriculture Respiratory Hazards and Protection Workshop at the Boone County fairgrounds Casey’s building on August 12th. Gayla Oakley, Cardiac and Pulmonary Rehab Director at Boone County Health Center, recently connected More…

For the past four years, Bomgaars has hosted a Ladies Night during which five percent of total sales are donated to cancer centers and hospitals in the communities Bomgaars serves. Thanks to this event, the first year Bomgaars was able to donate over $18,000 to 21 participating locations. The event More…

You may have seen teddy bears in windows around your town. It is a way people are reaching out during the COVID-19 pandemic to feel connected. Boone County Health Center is joining in the fun, asking people to put a handprint in a street-facing window at home, in businesses and More…

Due to COVID-19 this event has been POSTPONED. New date to be determined. Area residents have an opportunity to get free advice from Attorney Jeff Jarecki on how to design a healthy financial future at a free Estate Planning Seminar to be held Thursday, March 19, 2020 at 6:30 p.m. More…

The week of the Boone County Big Give, Boone County Health Center will host a free soup and sandwich luncheon during which Dr. Joel Travis and nurse Katie Laska will explain more about the health center’s 2019-2020 Priority Project “Closer to Home.” This project will raise money to purchase a More…

Boone County Health Center’s Know Your Numbers event gives area people the chance to get a basic blood test to check for common, yet serious, health problems and future risk for certain health problems. This year’s event, set for October 15th, 16th, and 17th, marks the 10th year Boone County More…

Boone County Health Center (BCHC) is once again forced to postpone the Human Sex Trafficking talk scheduled for March 6th. “Last Friday afternoon, our speaker was told she would be testifying for the Attorney General on March 6th on a committee hearing. When you have an expert speaker of this More…

On March 6th Boone County Health Center (BCHC) will host an opportunity to hear about human sex trafficking. “This event was originally scheduled for February 6th but had to be rescheduled due to bad weather in Omaha where the speaker is coming from,” said BCHC Foundation Director Aprill Murphy. “This More…

Boone County Health Center (BCHC) announces their gala entitled “Detection, Better to See….Let’s go for 3D.”  The gala will be held Friday, April 12th at 6 p.m. at the Cardinal Inn & Event Center in Albion. Proceeds for this year’s gala will support BCHC’s priority project 3D – A Clearer More…