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Updated January 23, 2020
 
 

 









 

Mindfulness Meditation sessions with Larry Birkett, noon to 1 p.m. Friday as well as Feb. 21, and March 20, Haggerty Museum of Art, 1234 W. Tory Hill St., Milwaukee. 414-288-1669, marquette.edu/haggerty.  

“Thyroid: The Untold Story,” 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Outpost Natural Foods Mequon , 7590 W. Mequon Road , Mequon . Thyroid disease affects about 80% females and is the most common endocrine disorder in the USA , exceeding diabetes by 40%. About 27 million Americans are experiencing a thyroid disorder. eventbrite.com.  

Stretch and Wellness classes, through Jan. 31, Oconomowoc Area Senior Center , 210 S. Main St. , Oconomowoc. $60. 262-567-4288.

Before the Bump: A Preconceptive Wellness Event, 8 a.m. to noon Feb. 1, Ingleside Hotel, 2810 Golf Road, Waukesha. Learn about topics ranging from diet and nutrition, fertility 101, male factor infertility, and more from local OB/GYNs, fertility specialists, holistic practitioners, and nutritionists. Each ticket purchase enters you into a raffle to win a free IVF cycle. $40. www.beforethebumpwi.com

CHF: Causes and Risks for Heart Failure, 8 a.m. to 10 a.m. Feb. 4, Aurora Medical Center Summit , 36500 Aurora Drive , Summit . According to the American Heart Association, most people who develop heart failure had another heart condition first.  The most common conditions that can lead to heart failure are coronary artery disease, high blood pressure and previous heart attack. Registration is required: 888-863-5502 or go to aurora.org/events.  

Hartford Area Community Blood Drive , 12:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Feb. 5, Hartford Senior Center , 730 Highland Ave. , Hartford . New donors are always welcome. Anyone 17 years or older, 110 pounds or over, and in good health is eligible to donate. Please bring a picture ID. Appointments are suggested, but not required. 1-877-232-4376 or www.versiti.org/hartford.

Boost Your Brain and Memory, 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Feb. 5 through March 11, Aurora Medical Center Summit , 36500 Aurora Drive , Summit . An eight-week workshop held on Wednesdays. The program offers a whole-person approach to helping individuals learn to live healthier, remember things better, pay closer attention and be more organized. Registration is required: 888-863-5502 or visit www.aurora.org/events.

Healthy Living With Diabetes, 9:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. Wednesdays, beginning Feb. 5, Aurora Medical Center Summit, 36500 Aurora Drive , Summit . In the six-week program, participants learn skills to increase their knowledge and confidence about managing diabetes. Monitoring, nutrition action planning, exercise and symptom management. 888-863-5502 or visit www.aurora.org/events.

It Takes Guts To Be Healthy, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. Feb. 12, March 11, April 15, May 13, June 10, July 8, Aug. 12, Sept. 9, and Oct. 14, Good Harvest Market, 2205 Silvernail Road, Waukesha. A healthy digestive system is key for a healthy body, mind and immune system. Find out how improving digestion can impact life. For free tickets, visit www.eventbrite.com.

Hartford Union High School Community Blood Drive , 7:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Feb. 15, Hartford Senior Center , 730 Highland Ave. , Hartford . Anyone 17 years or older, 110 pounds or over, and in good health is eligible to donate. Please bring a picture ID. Appointments are suggested, but not required. 1-877-232-4376 or www.versiti.org/hartford.

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 . 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 family serviceshc@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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