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Updated September 13, 2018
 

 

Discovery Lunch: Healthy Brain, 12:30 p.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, Milwaukee Public Library - Zablocki Branch, 3501 W. Oklahoma Ave., Milwaukee. Dementia and Alzheimer’s disease can be scary. Find out how staying active, being social, training your brain and eating a healthy diet can help keep your brain healthy. A light lunch is provided.

Solutions to Common Lower Back Problems, 5 p.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, Aurora Medical Center, 36500 Aurora Drive, Summit. To register, call 888-863-5502 or Trish Golden at 262-434-1248.

Yoga @ the Museum, 8:15 a.m. Sept. 22, Milwaukee Art Museum, 700 N. Art Museum Drive, Milwaukee. All levels. Bring a mat. $15 in advance, including admission, by 5 p.m. Friday. Walk-ins; doors open at 7:45 a.m. Saturday. mam.org.

Grieving the Death of a Partner, begins Sept. 25, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. or 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., St. Luke’s Hospital, 2900 W. Oklahoma Ave.. Milwaukee. Free. Open to anyone in the community who has lost a partner to death. Call Mary Anne or George at 414-423-7139 to register.

Creating Your Organic, Chemical-Free Lifestyle, 6:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Sept. 26, Pewaukee Public Library, 210 Main St., Pewaukee. Angela Cummings, author of “Organic Lifestyle Made Easy,” will provide strategies for living an organic, holistic lifestyle. She’ll address chronic illnesses that appear to be “bad allergies” and the chemicals that are in everyday products.

Keeping Seniors Safe, a lecture on medications and supplements, 8 a.m. to 10 a.m., Oct. 2, Aurora Medical Center, 36500 Aurora Drive, Summit. To register, call 888-863-5502 or Trish Golden at 262-434-1248.

38th annual Milwaukee Lakefront Marathon, beginning at 7:30 a.m. Oct. 7 at Grafton High School, 1950 Washington St., Grafton, and ending at Veterans Park on Milwaukee’s lakefront. Live music at various points along the course of the qualifier for the Boston Marathon. $95 to members of the Badgerland Striders and $110 to nonmembers. $25 for 5K race that ends at same site as marathon. www.milwaukeelakefrontmarathon.org/pre-race/registration/. Music, food and beverages after the race. For more information: www.milwaukeelakefrontmarathon.org, 414-418-8395 or milwaukeelakefrontmarathon@gmail.com.

Addicted Loved Ones Family Support Group, 6:30 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. first and third Thursdays, Brooklife Church, 857 S. Rochester St., Mukwonago. Confidential and nonjudgmental group that shares and learns from others in similar situations.  Learn how to support addicted loved ones without enabling and find support for ourselves. Call Jennifer 262-378-4470, ext. 221 or visit brooklife.org/familysupportgroup.

Caregivers Support Group for the Disabled or Elderly, 10:30 a.m. to noon first Saturday of each month, Wheaton St. Francis Hospital, 3237 S. 16th St., Milwaukee. Free parking; take the visitor elevator to the eighth-floor conference room.  No early registration required. Louise, 414-645-9095.

Outpatient neurological support group, first Tuesday of each month, Aurora Medical Center, 36500 Aurora Drive, Summit. www.aurora.org or 262-434-2600.

Ostomy support group,  7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. first Wednesday of each month, Aurora Health Center, 9200 W. Loomis Road, Franklin. 414-421-1090.

Women’s Grief Support Group, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. first Thursday of each month, Room F on the lower level of St. Luke’s Hospital, 2900 W. Oklahoma Ave., Milwaukee. Open to any woman who has suffered the loss of a loved one due to death. Mary Anne, 414-423-7139.

Tai chi and Qigong classes, Mondays, Lake Park Lutheran Church, 2647 N. Stowell Ave., Milwaukee. $35 per month. 414-350-5248 or www.ymaawisconsin.com.

Fibromyalgia support group, 5:45 p.m. to 7 p.m., every other Monday, Advanced Pain Management Office, 7400 W. Rawson Ave., Suite 143, Franklin, 262-456-7242.

Survivors of Suicide, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. third Monday of the month, National Alliance for the Mentally Ill Waukesha, 217 Wisconsin Ave., Waukesha. 262-524-8886.

Good Mourning Coffee Break Grief Support Group, 10 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. second Monday of the month, Life Enrichment Center at Shorehaven, 1306 W. Wisconsin Ave., Oconomowoc. 262-223-3823 or meimon@stillwaterscenter.org.

Diabetes support group, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. second Monday of the month, Community Memorial Hospital, W180-N8085 Town Hall Road, Menomonee Falls. 262-251-1000.

Men’s Grief Support Group, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. second Thursday of each month, Room F on the lower level of St. Luke’s Hospital, 2900 W. Oklahoma Ave., Milwaukee. This group is open to all men who have suffered the loss of a loved one due to death. For more information, contact George, 414-423-7139.

Naloxone training for friends and families of opiate users, the third Tuesday of each month at 7 p.m. at The Healing Corner, 19115 W. Capitol Drive, Suite 117, Brookfield. For more: 262-781-0240, ext.1005, or familyserviceshc@gmail.com.

Gilda’s Club young survivors wellness group, 6:30 p.m. to  8 p.m. second Wednesday of each month, Christ Church, 13460 N. Port Washington Road, Mequon, 414-962-8201; Gilda’s Club breast cancer networking, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m., second Tuesday of each month; Relaxation Techniques Workshop, 10 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. Tuesdays; Gilda’s Club family and friends group, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. weekly on Thursdays; Gilda’s Club gynecological cancer networking, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. fourth Monday of each month; Gilda’s Club post-treatment networking, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. first Wednesday of each month; Gilda’s Club wellness group, 10:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Tuesdays; Jewish Community Center, 6255 N. Santa Monica Blvd., Whitefish Bay. 414-962-8201, ext. 102.


 

     
 

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