Hike for Health at Wehr, 10:30 a.m. Wednesdays through October,
Wehr Nature Center in Whitnall Park, 9701 W. College Ave.,
Dr. Google: Online Health Information-Seeking and Its Effects,”
noon Wednesday, Room C101, University of Wisconsin-Waukesha, 1500 N.
University Drive, Waukesha. Katie Turkiewicz, UW-Waukesha professor
of communications - theater arts, will present the lecture. Free; no
reservations needed. www.waukesha.uwc.edu.
chi and quigon, 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. Wednesday, also May 11 and May 18,
Milwaukee Public Library - Tippecanoe Branch, 3912 S. Howell Ave.,
Milwaukee. Tai chi and quigong are ancient Chinese methods of
exercise that improve general health, develop internal strength and
coordinate deep breathing with slow movements to cultivate life
energy. Registration is required; call 414-286-3011.
Out with Baby, 10:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. May 5, also May 12, May 19
and 26, Milwaukee Public Library - Tippecanoe Branch, 3912 S. Howell
Ave., Milwaukee. The class from B3 FIT is designed for parents and
caregivers interested in working out while wearing their baby or
toddler from 7 to 30 pounds in a carrier. Carriers available during
class on a first-come, first-served basis. Register at 414-286-3011.
Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer’s Disease,” 6 p.m.
to 8 p.m. May 5, Franklin Public Library, 9151 W. Loomis Road,
Franklin. Free. Register by contacting the Franklin Health
Department at 414-425-9101.
Your Kidneys MKE Run/Walk, 9 a.m. to noon May 7, Root River Parkway
South, South 92nd Street and West College Avenue, Greendale. Timed
5K run/walk on a certified course and 1-mile untimed walk. Children
11 and younger can register for the KIDney Fan Club. All funds go to
support the National Kidney Foundation of Wisconsin. Details can be
found at kidneywi.org.
and Responding to Dementia-related Behavior, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. May 9,
Pewaukee Public Library, 210 Main St., Pewaukee. Presented by
Jennifer Harders, Waukesha County Community Outreach coordinator of
the Southeastern Wisconsin Chapter of the Alzheimer’s Association.
Register at www.pewaukeelibrary.org/, 262-691-5670 ext. 925 or the
County Heart Walk and Kids Challenge, 8 a.m. to noon May 21, Regner
Park, 1239 Park Ave., West Bend. www.washingtoncountyheartwalk.org.
neurological support group, first Tuesday of each month, Aurora
Medical Center, 36500 Aurora Drive, Summit. www.aurora.org
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.
chi and Qigong classes, Mondays, Lake Park Lutheran Church, 2647 N.
Stowell Ave., Milwaukee. $35 per month. 414-350-5248 or www.ymaawisconsin.com.
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.
support group, 5:45 p.m. to 7 p.m., every other Monday, Advanced
Pain Management Office, 7400 W. Rawson Ave., Suite 143, Franklin,
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.
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.