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Elm Terrace Gardens Celebrates Melanoma Awareness Day

Sunday, July 27, 2014 • 10:00am

Detect. Protect. Live.

Each month, Elm Terrace Gardens continuing care retirement community of Lansdale hosts a “cause day” to spread awareness about a cause or disease. 

 Wednesday was Melanoma Cancer Awareness Day at Elm Terrace Gardens. Residents and staff dressed in their favorite “beach gear” to help spread awareness about skin cancer.

A table was set up with information about SPF and the importance of using sunscreen, proper sun gear, and checking moles.

 A variety of fresh fruit was available along with delicious kiwi strawberry juice. Vanilla and chocolate cupcakes with frosting and umbrellas were also available.

 There were a lot of freebies like sunglasses, visors, sunscreen, and information about protection from the sun for residents and staff to share with their families.

A fun time was had by all.

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