SOMC To Celebrate National Cancer Survivor’s Day

Southern Ohio Medical Center will host a National Cancer Survivor’s Day celebration to honor and recognize local cancer survivors and their families. The celebration is from 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. June 5 at the SOMC Friends Community Center, 1202 18th Street in Portsmouth.

“We look forward to celebrating cancer survivors at this event every year,” Wendi Waugh, administrative director of the SOMC Cancer Center, said. “It’s a wonderful time to remember the journey they have gone through and to rejoice in the victory they have overcome. “

Cancer survivors and their families are invited to join us for food, door prizes and entertainment by Doc Roc and The Remedies. Registration by May 30 is requested and can be made by calling 740-356-7490.