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Updated February 11, 2016

Blood donations, for the American Red Cross: 2 p.m. to 6 p.m Monday, Lutheran Chapel of the Cross, 3353 S. Whitnall Ave., Milwaukee; 12:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Wednesday, Milwaukee Academy of Science, 2000 W. Kilbourn Ave., Milwaukee;  10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday, The Starr Group, 5005 Loomis Road, Greenfield; 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Feb. 15, Alumni Memorial Union, 1442 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee. Make an appointment by downloading the free Red Cross Blood Donor App, visiting or calling 1-800-RED CROSS (1-800-733-2767).  

Active Adult: Poi Class for Beginners, 4 to 5 p.m. Wednesday, also Feb. 10, 17, 24, Milwaukee Public Library Tippecanoe Branch, 3912 S. Howell Ave., Milwaukee. The movements improve coordination, balance and endurance. Space is limited; register at 414-286-3011.

Good Friend Sibshops Celebrate Siblings of Children with Special Needs, monthly events for children 8 to 13 who have a brother or sister with a brain-based disability allowing them to connect over games and activities in a unique way. 9 a.m. to noon on the following Saturdays: Feb. 6, March 12, April 9 and May 7 at Carroll University’s Center for Graduate Studies, 2140 Davidson Road, Waukesha. $15 per child for one session or any three sessions per participant over the school year for $30. Denise Schamens at 262-391-1369 or

Reflections of Health for Women, 8 a.m. to 1 p.m Feb. 20, West Allis Central High School, 8516 W. Lincoln Ave., West Allis.  Topics include Reset, Restart, Recharge: Renew Your Purpose and The Happiness Diet. There will be health food sampling, refreshments, raffle drawing and more. $10 if registered by Feb. 10; $15 at the door if space available. Register at (keyword: Reflections) or call 888-863-5502. For more information or to inquire about scholarship, call 414-328-7524 or email

Outpatient neurological support group, first Tuesday of each month, Aurora Medical Center, 36500 Aurora Drive, Summit. 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.  

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

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.  

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.

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.



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