Events

blood drive

Blood Drive

To schedule your donation appointment, please visit www.redcrossblood.org or call 1-800-733-2767.

Time Management

L.I.F.E. Programs: Time Management Workshop

November 9 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM FREE Program!

We never seem to have enough time, yet we have all the time there is. Our problem is not a shortage of time, but how we use the time available. Come to this workshop and learn about timewasters and how to manage your time more efficiently

Register HERE or call 276-403-5671

 

Meet a Martinsville Insider, Virginia R. King.  A board member of the Martinsville-Henry County Historical Society, Virginia is very involved in Uptown Martinsville.  Virginia and her husband, Mervyn, were in charge of the restoration of the Courthouse in Martinsville.  The couple also owns 16 different properties throughout Uptown such as the Jefferson Plaza (Hugo’s and The Daily Grind are found here), New College Institute, and Theatre Works.  This Kansas native has lived in Martinsville-Henry County for almost 50 years and has contributed so much to the area.  Here are Virginia’s tips for enjoying Martinsville-Henry County, Virginia.

Day in a Life

L.I.F.E. Program: Day In A Life

October 26 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM FREE Program!

This assemblage/sculpture, located in the Piedmont Arts Art Garden, is a collection of icons that Artist Mark Wright will bring to life, explaining the meaning behind each piece that makes up this work of art.

Register HERE or call 276-403-5671

 

Sleep Health Wellness

L.I.F.E. Program: Sleep Health Wellness

Sleep Health Wellness Joseph Anderson SOVAH Health

October 12 12:00 PM – 1:30 PM FREE Program!

Sleep problems and disorders affect 70 million Americans… 40 million on a chronic basis. Additionally, there are overv80 sleep and sleep-related disorders that can affect our health, performance, and quality of life. Joseph Anderson, Certified Clinical Sleep Health Educator with SOVAH Health, is here to talk with us about the importance of sleep health and sleep disorders.

Register HERE or call 276-403-5671

Joseph Anderson, RPSGT, CCSH, RST, RPFT, CRT-NPS, FAAST (NPI # 1548820244) is a frequent international speaker & educator who is multi-credentialed in Sleep, Clinical Sleep Health Education, Respiratory Therapy, Pulmonary Function and is a Fellow with the American Association of Sleep Technologists. He continues to author numerous sleep and respiratory publications and texts. He developed the sleep industry’s first digital interactive sleep education program, the industry’s first sleep podcast series, and the industry’s first sleep education app for both Apple and Android. He also co-founded the world’s oldest continuous non-brick and mortar sleep Education Company, called Priority Health Education.com, and remains their Director of Education. 

Joe was in the Military Intelligence Division of the US Army and has worked for the Veterans Hospital Administration supervising an Integrated Sleep Disorders Center while developing programs for sleep telehealth, programs to reduce hospital readmissions, and as a Lean Yellow/Brown Belt instructor. He is a leading developer in the areas of sleep education and “specialized” sleep rural outreach programs. 

He actively volunteers his time with the American Association of Sleep Technologists (AAST), the Board of Registered Polysomnography Technologist (BRPT), the American Board of Sleep Medicine (ABSM), and the American Sleep Apnea Association (ASAA). 

His management roles include positions such as operations manager, product manager, clinical manager, and patient coordinator. He has been vice president of multi-million-dollar companies and he helped expand their global foot prints, and increased their revenue by streamlining personnel, production, and distribution processes.  

Currently he lives in Virginia and works as Clinical Manager and Patient Care Coordinator of Sleep, EEG, Wound Care, and Hyperbaric Medicine for SOVAH Health – Martinsville. He is developing and producing a new podcast called “The Sleep Talk Show” which launches soon. He remains a very active speaker and educator.