Baptist to Host Free Family Game Night at Central Library


Memphis, Tenn., – Baptist Memorial Health Care will host a free family game night on Thursday, July 27 from 6 to 7 p.m. at the Benjamin L. Hooks Central Library at 3030 Poplar Ave. in Meeting Room A.

Counselors from the Universal Parenting Place at Baptist Memorial Hospital for Women will facilitate the evening’s activities, which will include board games, snacks, giveaways and advice on how to strengthen family bonds through regular and meaningful communication. This is the second year Baptist has held family game night to encourage families to spend time together without the distraction of technology or cell phones.

This free event is part of Baptist Memorial Health Care’s Healthy Living Speaker Series, which is held at Central Library on the fourth Thursday of each month.

To register or for more information, please call 901-227-3519 or visit Registration closes two days before the event, and a light dinner is provided for attendees who register in advance.

Baptist Memorial Health Care has been caring for the health and wellness needs of the Mid-South since 1912. In that time, Baptist has grown from one metropolitan hospital in the center of Memphis, Tennessee, to 21 hospitals providing care throughout Arkansas, Mississippi and Tennessee. Now employing more than 18,000 employees and 600 providers through Baptist Medical Group, Baptist is recognized as a premier provider of multidisciplinary health services and an active community partner. In fiscal year 2015, Baptist contributed more than $313 million in community benefit and uncompensated care to the communities it serves.