Key dates for the new East Cooper Medical Center being built near Mathis Ferry and Von Kolnitz roads in Mount Pleasant:

--Feb. 1: East Cooper Medical Center becomes official owner of new building.

--March 1: New hospital will be open to tours for faculty and staff of East Cooper schools. The interior decor will include eight pieces of art created by seven Wando High School art students: Lois Buist, Meghan Kindy, Katherine Kiser, Hannah McDermott, Sarah Potts, Leah Shaffer; and Carly Shy.

--March 6: Tours offered to expectant parents.

--March 13: Community celebration scheduled.

--April 1: Patient move date