Coal Miners Appreciation Day is a free event for past and present coal miners, their families and friends. The event is Friday, Sept. 8, at the Genesis HealthPlex, and doors open at 9 a.m.
- Free health screenings: 9:30 to 11 a.m.
- Informative speakers: 11 a.m. to 1 p.m. Come enjoy lunch and visit with other miners from throughout our region.
- A U.S. Department of Labor & Genesis benefits counselor will be available to assist with black lung applications.
- Lunch is provided and door prizes will be awarded.
The event is free, but reservations are requested by Wednesday, Aug. 30. To register, click the “Register Online” button above or call the Genesis Event Registration Line at (740) 454-4002, 800-322-4762 ext. 4002.