Health Providers Get Creative at 9th Annual Art Event at Martinez Hospital
Tuesday, September 23, 2014
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Doctors, nurses, other Contra Costa Health Services' staff, and patients will once again share their artistic sides this year for the 9th annual Health Care Workers as Creators event at Contra Costa Regional Medical Center (CCRMC) in Martinez. This year will highlight South African Peace Train founder and Grammy Nominee Sharon Katz. The program will feature work by photographers and painters, musical performances, a sacred dance workshop, face painting, and hands-on art making guided by expressive arts therapists.
While the event and food are free, people are encouraged to donate to Art of Health and Healing, a group of medical staff and others that promotes activities and programs designed to foster creativity, improve patient satisfaction and create a better healing environment.
3 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, September 30
In the Redwood Grove at Contra Costa Regional Medical Center, 2500 Alhambra Ave., Martinez.
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- Will Harper, 925-967-8125