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Treasure The Breast Things In Life – Calendar Of Events

As we all know, October is the Breast Cancer Awareness month – organizations in Singapore have a series of events lined up for us. From chats, movies to making cupcakes. I have extracted a few upcoming events from the newspaper and website this month for you below, find out what they are and perhaps your family, friends and yourself can participate together.

Treasure the Breast Things in Life – Mandarin Public Forum

Organiser: Singapore Cancer Society

Date: 8 Oct, Saturday
Time: 1:30pm – 3:30pm
Venue: Queenstown Community Club

Price: Free
Registration: 6421 8504 / education@singaporecancersociety.org.sg

Keep Abreast For Health – English Public Forum

Organiser: National Cancer Centre, Singapore (NCCS)

Date: 15 Oct, Saturday
Time: 10am – 1pm
Venue: Peter & Mary Fu Auditorium, Level 4 @ National Cancer Centre, Singapore

Price: S$5 per person
Registration: 6225 5655 / www.nccs.com.sg

NCIS Pink Ribbon Movie Event

Organiser: National University Cancer Institute, Singapore (NCIS)

Date: 15 Oct, Saturday
Time: 12pm – 4:30pm
Venue: Golden Village @ Vivocity
Movie Selection: I Don’t Know How She Does It starring Sarah Jessica Parker

Price: S$5 per person
Registration: 6772 4594 / www.ncis.com.sg

Pink Ribbon High Tea

Organiser: Singapore Cancer Society

Date: 22 Oct, Saturday
Time: 1pm – 5pm
Venue: Movida Room @ St James Power Station, 3 Sentosa Gateway

Price: S$12 per person
Registration: 6421 5804 / education@singaporecancersociety.org.sg

Pink Ribbon Party

Organiser: Singapore Cancer Society

Date: 22 Oct, Saturday
Time: 7pm – 9:30pm
Venue: Zouk, 17 Jiak Kim Street

Price: S$26 pre-sale / S$30 on event day
Registration: 9830 7596

Creation of Singapore’s Largest Pink Ribbon Logo with Cupcakes

Organiser: KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital

Date: 24 Oct, Monday
Time: –
Venue: Caffé Pralet, 17 Eng Hoon Street, #01-03/04, Eng Hoon Mansions, Singapore

Price: Free
Registration: –

Our attempt to creat Singapore’s largest pink ribbon logo made of cupcakes. Baked and prepared by Creative Culinaire at their professional kitchen with support from KKH’s Breast Cancer Support Group, the Alpine Blossoms. 100% of proceeds raised from the sale of these cupcakes go towards the KKH Health Endowment Fund.

Breast Screening: The Best Protection Against Breast Cancer

Organiser: KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital

Date: 25 Oct, Tuesday
Time: 3pm
Venue: Caffé Pralet, 17 Eng Hoon Street, #01-03/04, Eng Hoon Mansions, Singapore

Price: Free
Registration: –

Dietary Tips for Cancer Prevention

Organiser: KK Women’s and Children’s Hospital

Date: 26 Oct, Wednesday
Time: 3pm
Venue: Caffé Pralet, 17 Eng Hoon Street, #01-03/04, Eng Hoon Mansions, Singapore

Price: Free
Registration: –

Breast Cancer Survivorship Forum

Organiser: National Cancer Centre Singapore (NCCS)

Date: 12 Nov, Saturday
Time: 9am – 5pm
Venue: Nanyang Polytechnic

Price: S$20 per person
Registration: www.nccs.com.sg

Mammograms for Needy Women in Singapore

1 Oct – 31 Dec 2011

Estée Lauder Companies is co-operating with BCF to sponsor 500 needy women in Singapore for free mammograms. The program is conducted jointly with NHGD under Breast Screen Singapore. The participating mammogram screening centres include:

  • Ang Mo Kio
  • Hougang
  • Woodlands
  • Yishun
  • Bukit Batok
  • Choa Chu Kang
  • Clementi
  • Jurong
  • Toa Payoh

Vouchers will be distributed at selected locations including CDAC, SINDA and EA.

Enquiries: CDAC (Tel: 6841 4889), SINDA (Tel: 6298 5911), EA (Tel: 6447 1578)

Islandwide Mammogram Screening

1 Oct – 31 Dec 2011

Singapore Cancer Society will be providing a subsidy of S$20 for every eligible woman (Singaporean & PR) who undergoes breast screening at the participating clinics/X-Ray centres for mammogram screening, collection your pink coupon at any of the Guardian Health and Beauty Stores.

For more details, please visit www.singaporecancersociety.org.sg

Enquiries: 6221 9578 / cancerscreening@singaporecancersociety.org.sg

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I think the event at Zouk and the creation of Singapore’s largest Pink Ribbon with cupcakes will be extremely fun and interesting. What events do you think you will be interested in going?

Let me know if you chance upon any other events related to BCA, I can add them to the list above.

Thank you for reading.

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