Welcome AACN Members

  2017-2018  Monthly Chapter Meetings are the the  SECOND TUESDAY 
at various locations around Palm Beach County.
Click on highlighted dates on the calendar for details
******************************************************************************SAVE THE DATE Saturday, December 9th, 2017
Join us at the Palm Beach VAMC Community Living Center, SNF and Hospice
We will be visiting the CLC to bring holiday cheer and smiles to our cherished
US Veterans by singing holiday songs during their lunch and walking room to room for those that cannot join in the dining area.
Please join us on this important mission!!! 

We will be meeting at 1115-1130am to organize, and we are usually there a couple of hours. Please wear cheery holiday colors and a warm smile!
Older, mature and healthy teens or family members are welcome to join.
Please RSVP to aacnpbc2@gmail.com 
VAMC Community Living Center

7305 N. Military Trail, Riviera Beach, FL 33410
November 14, 2017, Tuesday 6:30pm-8: 30pm
Registration starts at 6:30pm
Countering Violent Extremism – We all Play a Role
Guest Speaker: Lt. Thomas E. Murphy
Air Operations Division, Homeland Security Bureau
Palm Beach County Sheriff’s Office
Location: Good Samaritan Medical Center, HR Classroom
1309 N. Flagler Dr., West Palm Beach, FL 33407
Seating is limited. Must RSVP to aacnpbcRSVP@yahoo.com to attend!
No Walk-Ins! Email the following info: name/s, position/title, Place of practice, AACN member or non-member, Contact #
Must be current as AACN & PBC members for free admission
To join AACN go to http://www.aacn.org
To join local Chapter, go to our web page www.aacnpbc.com
Non-member guests must be licensed nurses; initial meeting is complimentary
If not a current member with AACN-PBC, charge is $10.00 for event.
Click HERE for printable flyer

Our November 14th Meeting, we would like to our members to bring NON-PERISHABLE food for donation to Boca Helping Hands Food Pantry.  
Boca Helping Hands is a very charitable organization that supports the community all year, with hot lunchs five to six days a week at two locations, dinner to families Thursday nights, and distributes pantry bags six days a weeks at two locations.  And they also pack deliver backpacks of food for kids in need of meals on weekends, for approximately 1200 students during the 35 week school year. 
BHH also teaches classes for children/adults/ESOL, job mentoring, training, summer camps and and so many other roles touching our community. 
Click HERE for a list of suggested foods for BHH
Our December 12, 2017 Meeting once again, we will be collecting NEW and UNWRAPPED toys for our USMC Toys for Tots Toy Drive. 
Please join us for our holiday dinner meeting and bring your donation for the toy drive. 
You can bring toys to the November or December meeting, or give to any PBC AACN member, if unable to join our December dinner meeting. Meeting details to follow. 

We continue to collect caps for Caps Of Love for recycling. 
They recycle to provide wheelchairs, for kids 21 and under,
who have financial hardship or are uninsured. 

Collect water bottle caps for CapsOfLove.com

Collect water bottle caps for CapsOfLove.com

Please check our link for upcoming Outreach Events:
To order your embroidered PBC AACN polo shirt, please visit:

Please click on the highlighted dates on our calendar for all event details.
Please view the photos on our Shutterfly page.

For those of you that took photos, please share, so they can be added
to our chapter archives. Contact Webmaster, Elissa Ross.

Follow this link to Shutterfly:

Our chapter would also truly appreciate our members sharing great articles or innovative updates worth sharing, events or changes in your units and hospitals, including any personal challenges/successes, upcoming/past events you would like to share, as well as any photos you have to share of chapter events, for our archives.
You can use our website to renew your membership via paypal,
donate towards the Anne Regondon Scholarship fund or pay for the luncheons/reviews as well, when scheduled.  Also, visit our Shutterfly & Facebook pages for photos, updates and meeting information & networking events, too.

Please feel free to email the webmaster for any web corrections, suggestions or inclusions, as you feel necessary.
~Thank you in advance,
Elissa Ross, RN
webmaster/photographer/photo historian
lunetunes@gmail.com or aacnpbc@gmail.com