Weekly Hike for Health at Wehr, 10:30 a.m.
Wednesdays through October, Wehr
Nature Center in Whitnall Park, 9701 W. College Ave., Franklin.
Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure, register from 7 a.m.
to 9 a.m., 5K race and Komen Mile at 9:15 a.m. Saturday.
Registration at Milwaukee Art Museum South Fountain on Lincoln
Memorial Drive, Milwaukee. http://southeastwi.info-komen.org.
Walk to End Alzheimer’s, registration at 8:30 a.m., walk at 10 a.m. Saturday,
Regner Park, West Bend. register, support another walker and get
information online at www.alz.org/walk.
For questions or assistance, please call 800-272-3900.
National Eating Disorder Association Walk, 9 a.m.
check-in or registration, 10 a.m. opening ceremony Saturday, Grant
Park, 100 E. Hawthorne Ave., South Milwaukee.
Energy for Life Walkathon, registration begins at 9
a.m., walk at 10:30 a.m. Saturday, Greenfield Park Pavilion 3A, 2028
S. 124th Street (Lincoln Avenue), West Allis. Three routes around
the park: half-, 1- or 2-mile. Entertainment from 11:30 a.m. to 1
p.m. No fees required, but teams are encouraged to raise $100.
Sharon at 262-253-4736 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Lioness blood drive, 2 p.m. to 7 p.m. Monday, Eagle Village Hall,
820 E. Main St. (Highway NN), Eagle. For people who want an
appointment, call Kathy at 262-392-3059. Walk-ins are welcome. The
Eagle Lioness will be providing homemade treats after donation of
The Retirement Classroom seminars, 7 p.m. Monday,
Strategies for Social Security and Retirement Income; 7 p.m. Oct. 3,
Planning for Nursing Care and Final Expenses, Menomonee Falls Public
Library, W156-N8436 Pilgrim Road, Menomonee Falls.
menomoneefallslibrary.org or 262-532-8920.
of Wisconsin blood
drives in Milwaukee County, 7:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Tuesday, the U.S.
Bank Center, 777 E. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee. Donors can schedule
an appointment by calling 1-877-BE-A-HERO (1-877-232-4376), or at
Grieving the Death of a Partner, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. and
6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesdays, from Sept. 27 to Nov. 15,
Hospital, 2900 W. Oklahoma Ave, Milwaukee.
Open to anyone who has lost a partner to death.
Free classes. Sign up by calling 414-423-7139.
Writing to Transform Your Life, 6 p.m. to 7 p.m.
Wednesday, Milwaukee Public Library - Bay View Branch, 2566 S. Kinnickinnic Ave., Milwaukee.
Journaling improves memory and sleep, boosts immune cell activity,
supports you in achieving your goals, and increases your longevity.
In this workshop led by author and life coach Rochelle Melander,
learn easy journaling exercises that will help you deal with
difficulty, plan your future, and practice gratitude.
Eat Green, Save the World: Local and Organic, 2 p.m. to
3 p.m. Oct. 1, Milwaukee Public Library - Tippecanoe Branch, 3912 S. Howell Ave., Milwaukee.
Dietetics technician Judy Mayer will present a cooking demonstration
and discussion on how eating locally and organically helps both the
environment and your health. Register online at mpl.org or call
Milwaukee Walk to Defeat ALS, 8:30 a.m. check-in, 10
a.m. walk Oct. 9, Greenfield Park, 2028 S. 124th St., West Allis.
The ALS Association’s
biggest annual event, which raises funds for local chapter. email@example.com
or call 414-831-3993.
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
Outpatient neurological support group, first Tuesday of
each month, Aurora Medical Center, 36500 Aurora Drive, Summit. www.aurora.org
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
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.
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 firstname.lastname@example.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
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.