Upcoming programs & seminars

Carotid artery screens for members

May is National Stroke Awareness Month and the ETMC Olympic Center will offer FREE carotid artery screenings for ETMC Olympic Center members. It’s all part of our effort to help members stay well by detecting health problems at their earliest stages.

WHEN: Friday, May 12

TIME: 9am – Noon

LOCATION: Education Room (across from ETMC Tyler OC gym)

NOTE: Current membership card must be presented to receive screen.

Friends and Family CPR class

Join us as Gina Baxter, certified American Heart Association (AHA) Basic Life Support instructor, teaches basic life support with hands-only CPR and automated external defibrillator training. In this seminar you will gain the knowledge and skills necessary to prevent, recognize and respond to pulmonary and cardiac emergencies. Participants will receive a take home manual with the updated AHA guidelines for CPR. This is not an official certification course.

WHEN: Wednesday, May 10

TIME: 11am – Noon

LOCATION: Education Room (across from ETMC Tyler OC gym)

COST: Free

Call 903-596-3233 to register.

National Medical Fitness Week

Celebrate National Medical Fitness Week with the ETMC Olympic Center April 24-30 by taking advantage of one or more of the following offerings:

70,000 Steps Challenge – Registration is now open for the annual 70,000 Steps Challenge.  Track your steps on a pedometer, fitness tracker, or phone app and walk at least 10,000 steps per day. Participants who register in advance, accumulate 70,000 or more steps during Medical Fitness week and report their steps by the reporting deadline will receive a FREE t-shirt!  Contact your local ETMC Olympic Center for more information or to register.

FREE Cholesterol Screening (ETMC Olympic Center members only) – ETMC Olympic Center members can get a free cholesterol screening on Wednesday, April 26 from 7-11a in the ETMC Tyler Olympic Center education room.

FREE One-week Guest Pass – Non-member participants of the 70,000 Steps Challenge will receive a complimentary pass to the Olympic Center valid April 24-30.  This pass gives the participant complete access to the Olympic Center including group fitness classes, our state-of-the-art fitness and aquatics centers, locker rooms, and more.