CLINTON — Mercy Medical Center will once again host a smoking cessation class in January.

Freedom from Smoking is a seven-week course developed by the American Lung Association. The seven-week session is scheduled to begin Jan. 15 at Mercy Medical Center South. It is held from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Participants are able to work together to prepare for a “quit” date.

Call 244-3539 for more information or to sign up for the course. With grant funds received from the Gateway United Way, participants are able to take the course for no cost.