|Updated September 20, 2017|
for Health, 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays through October, Wehr Nature
Center, 9701 W. College Ave., in Whitnall Park. Walk for 30 minutes
to 90 minutes. $3 parking per car; free for Friends of Wehr members.
BloodCenter of Wisconsin’s blood drives in Milwaukee County:
10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Monday, Todd Wehr Center, 1025 N. Broadway,
n 12:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday, Marquette University, 824 16th St., Milwaukee.
Donors can schedule an appointment by calling 1-877-BE-A-HERO (1-877-232-4376) or visiting www.bcw.edu.
Disease: Living Well, 8 a.m. to noon Friday, Sheraton Milwaukee
Brookfield Hotel, 375 S. Moorland Road, Brookfield. The Wisconsin
Parkinson Association, in partnership with Froedtert & Medical
College of Wisconsin, will hold a free program on Parkinson’s
disease for people with Parkinson’s disease, their care partners,
friends and family, as well as professionals who work with the
Parkinson’s community. Registration is required at wiparkinson.org
or 414-312-6990. Contact Wisconsin Parkinson
Association with questions at 414-312-6990.
St. Luke’s South Shore Blood Drive, 7 a.m. to 11 a.m. Sept. 21,
5900 S. Lake Drive, Cudahy. Appointments encouraged, walk-ins
welcome. 877-232-4376 or visit bcw.edu/Aurora SS.
the Death of a Partner, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. and 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.,
starting Sept. 26, St. Luke's Hospital, 2900 West Oklahoma Ave.,
Milwaukee. This eight-week program is offered to anyone in the
community who has lost a partner to death. Call Mary Anne at
414-423-7139 for information or to register.
Fifth annual Zachariah’s Acres’ fifth annual Trail Run, Walk and Roll, 10 a.m. Oct. 14, Zachariah's Acres, N74-W35911 Servants’ Way, town of Oconomowoc. The 10K and 5K fun runs begin at 10 a.m. and 1K family walk and roll starts at 11 a.m. Register before Oct. 1 and receive a T-shirt. All proceeds benefit children with special needs. 10K trail run for 13 and older is $45, $35 for 5K trail run, walk and roll, while family walk and roll is $15. Learn more and register at www.zachariahsacres.org.
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.
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.
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
support group, 5:45 p.m. to 7 p.m., every other Monday, Advanced
Pain Management Office, 7400 W. Rawson Ave., Suite 143, Franklin,
Suicide, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. third Monday of the month, National
Alliance for the Mentally Ill Waukesha, 217 Wisconsin Ave.,
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 email@example.com.
group, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. second Monday of the month, Community
Memorial Hospital, W180-N8085 Town Hall Road, Menomonee Falls.
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
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
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,
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