Hospital hosting 'Girls Night Out' for cancer

Beaufort Memorial Hospital will host a Spirit of Women "Girls Night Out" in recognition of Breast Cancer Awareness Month from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Thursday at the University of South Carolina Beaufort Performing Arts Center at 801 Carteret St. in Beaufort. A screening of the movie "Sweet Home Alabama" will follow the reception at 7:45 p.m. With a theme of "indulge in your best health now," guests will have the opportunity to enjoy wine, hors d'oeuvres, chocolates, mini-spa services and entertaining activities, while gathering information about breast and leg health, nutrition, and getting a good night's sleep. Beaufort Memorial recently joined the national Spirit of Women network, a coalition of over 80 American hospitals and health care providers committed to women's health education and community outreach through fun and interesting programs and events. The event is free; reservations are required.

Details: www.bmhsc.org/spiritofwomen, 843-522-5952