|Updated Nov. 15, 2018|
Sundays with Jenna Knapp and The Self Care Studio, 2 p.m. to 4
p.m. Sunday, Lynden Sculpture Garden, 2145 W. Brown Deer Road, River
Hills. Artist, author, and activist Jenna Knapp leads drop-in
workshop focusing on self-care techniques. Bind your own gratitude
journal to celebrate the season of thanks. Learn how to do a simple
stitch and experiment with bullet journaling. Free for members or
with admission. lyndensculpturegarden.org.
Blood Drive, 2 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. Monday, Milwaukee Public
Library - Tippecanoe Branch, 3912 S. Howell Ave., Milwaukee. Blood
goes to The Blood Center of Wisconsin and stays within the
community. Call 877-232-4376 to book an appointment.
Historical Society, 1:30 p.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesday, Milwaukee
Public Library - Mitchell Street Branch, 906 W. Historic Mitchell
St., Milwaukee. It offers people with dementia and their care
partners the opportunity to enjoy regular, enjoyable social
interaction with others in similar circumstances in a safe,
welcoming environment along with refreshment. First-time attendees
must register with the Alzheimer’s Association of Southeastern
Wisconsin at 1-800-272-3900.
Memory Loss, Dementia, and Alzheimer’s Disease, 5 to 7 p.m.
Tuesday, Aurora Medical Center, 36500 Aurora Drive, Summit. To
register, call 888-863-5502 or Trish Golden at 262-434-1248.
5K, 8 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. Nov.
24, Mitchell Park, 19900 River Road, Brookfield. Race
proceeds will help the Kelly Johnson Foundation support local high
schools in Wisconsin and Illinois that have insufficient funding for
after-school athletic and extracurricular programs and grow its
Johnson Family Scholarship program. Participants are welcome to run,
walk or stroll. The 5K race will be timed, awards given out to the
top male and female runners. Register by Nov. 15 to guarantee a
long-sleeve moisture-wicking Turkey Trot shirt. Race packet pickup
at Performance Running Outfitters on Nov. 23. www.kjfwi.org
Insurance Marketplace Assistance, 2:30 p.m. to 5:30 p.m. Nov.
29, Milwaukee Public Library - Mitchell Street Branch, 906 W.
Historic Mitchell St., Milwaukee, and 1 p.m. to 5 p.m. Nov. 30,
Zablocki Branch, 3501 W. Oklahoma Ave., Milwaukee. Licensed health
care navigators will be available to assist with exploring insurance
options under the Affordable Care Act. Call 414-270-4677 for an
appointment. Walk-ins will also be accepted, if the navigator does
not have an appointment.
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
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.
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.
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.
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.
support group, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. second Monday of the month,
Community Memorial Hospital, W180-N8085 Town Hall Road, Menomonee
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 firstname.lastname@example.org.
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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