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Henry Mayo Community Education will hold Hiking and Venomous Snake Bite Prevention and Treatment classes on July 13 and September 7.

The classes will focus on hiking tips for the Santa Clarita Valley and surrounding areas and how to prevent and treat venomous snake bites.

Topics will include:
• Planning your hike
• Where to go
• What to bring
• What to wear
• Preparing for emergencies
• Facts about venomous snake bites
• Preventing snake bites
• Venomous snakebite symptoms
• First aid for venomous snake bites
• The “six don’ts”
• Emergency treatment

The classes will also include a live rattlesnake on hand for display and identification purposes.

The events will take place Friday, July 13, and Friday, Sept. 7, from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m.
at the Education Center at Henry Mayo Fitness and Health, 24525 Town Center Drive, Valencia 91355.

The event is free to the community, but registration is required.

To register call 661-200-2300 or visit www.henrymayo.com.

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7 Comments

  1. Why isn’t this class offered at the beginning of summer instead of at the end?

    • Will Bozlee says:

      Hi Donna – We had a class at the end of February. I just added another class so there will be a class on July 13 and September 7. Hope to see you there.

      Will Bozlee, RN
      Henry Mayo Community Education
      Program Manager

  2. September? Should do this in spring.

  3. Velvet says:

    Yes, I also wish the class was given sooner. But, I am very glad that it is being offered. Not many are. Thank you.

  4. Will Bozlee says:

    Hi Shannon – We had a prior class in February. I added more classes so we have a class on July 13 and September 7. Hope to see you there.

    Will Bozlee, RN
    Henry Mayo Community Education
    Program Manager

  5. Kathleen KIlby says:

    July 13 class

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