The Docket February 2017

Polar Bear Plunge—Have you always wanted to take the plunge? Bucket List Adventure Company Ohio will be loading the Adventure Bus in Canton and traveling to Portage Lakes to jump into the icy cold waters for a little fun and fundraising. Costumes are optional; a daring spirit is mandatory. The Adventure Bus will leave Canton at approximately noon February 18. Jumping will take place starting at 2 p.m. The price includes round trip travel, Polar Bear Plunge jump, Bucket List T-shirt and a celebratory donut. Registration and more details, including price, can be found online.

Mercy Harvest Ball

Mercy Service League held its 2016 Harvest Ball at the Canton Memorial Civic Center. Mercy Medical Staff president Aida Safar, M.D., served as honorary medical staff chair, and Julie Gill and Kathleen Prasnal served as Mercy Service League co-chairs. The event raised more than $250,000, with proceeds benefiting the Mercy Facility Transformation Project.