Briefs for March 4, 2012

First Posted: 3/3/2012

Seminars to be hosted in March

LUMBERTON — Dr. Barry Williamson, of Lumberton Surgical Associates, will host seminars on LAP-BANDTM on Tuesday and March 19 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at Southeastern Weight Loss Center’s new location at Southeastern Health Mall on the campus of Biggs Park Mall. Dr. Eric Velazquez, of Southeastern Surgical Center, will host a seminar on a variety of weight loss surgery options, including adjustable gastric band, sleeve gastrostomy, and Roux-en-Y gastric bypass, on March 14 from 6 to 7 p.m., also at the weight loss center.

Registration is required by calling 910-608-0307.

Fundraiser starts March 15

LUMBERTON — Southeastern Hospice will host a “Strollin’ the Boardwalk” fashion show fundraiser on March 15 at the Osterneck Auditorium in Lumberton.

A silent auction which includes dessert will begin at 6:30 p.m. and the fashion show, featuring clothing and accessories from Sisters’ Boutique and Shoes, at 7:30 p.m. For information, tickets or to donate door prizes, call 910-735-8915.