Your Medicare Benefits, presented by Debbie Bisswurm, an outreach
specialist with the Greater Wisconsin Agency on Aging Resources, 1
p.m. Sept. 3, Brookfield Public Library Community Room, 1900 N.
Calhoun Road, Brookfield. 262-782-4140, option 1.
health screening for high blood pressure, diabetes or kidney disease,
8 a.m. Sept. 12, Salvation Army, 445 Madison St., Waukesha. ProHealth
Care and the National Kidney Foundation are offering the screening.
Schedule an appointment by calling 262-821-0705 or visiting www.kidneywi.org.
Friend Sibshops Celebrate Siblings of Children with Special Needs,
monthly events for children 8 to 13 who have a brother or sister with
a brain-based disability allowing them to connect over games and
activities in a unique way. They’re held from 9 a.m. to noon on the
following Saturdays during the 2015-16 season: Sept. 12, Oct. 3, Nov.
7, Dec. 5, Feb. 6, March 12, April 9 and May 7 at Carroll
University’s Center for Graduate Studies, 2140 Davidson Road,
Waukesha. Cost is $15 per child for one session or any three sessions
per participant over the school year for $30. Children must be
registered to participate. For more information or to register,
contact Good Friend co-founder Denise Schamens at 262-391-1369 or email@example.com.
from the Heart, 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. Sept. 14, Advanced Dental
Treatment Center, 10707 W. Beloit Road, Greenfield. Dr. William
Carini’s practice will try to see 30 patients free on first-come,
first-served basis. Contact: 414-258-9630.
of Self-care for People Living with Parkinson’s Disease,
with Marquette University physical therapy students, Harry and
Rose Samson Family Jewish Community Center, and The Parkinson’s
Dance Class, 1:30 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Nov. 6, 6255 N. Santa Monica
Blvd., Whitefish Bay. Free. Register at firstname.lastname@example.org
Fibrosis Foundation Fundraiser: Climbing for a Cure, 5:30 p.m. to 9
p.m. Nov. 12, US Bank Building, 777 E. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee. http://wisconsin.cff.org/climb.
neurological support group, first Tuesday of each month, Aurora
Medical Center, 36500 Aurora Drive, Summit.
www.aurora.org or 262-434-2600.
Hike for Health,
10:30 a.m. Wednesdays through early November, at Wehr Nature Center
in Whitnall Park, 9701 W. College Ave., Franklin, 414- 425-8550.
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 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, 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,
262-456-7242 or 262-902-7673.
Suicide, 7 p.m. to 9 p.m. third Monday of the month, National
Alliance for the Mentally Ill Waukesha, 217 Wisconsin Ave.,
group, 6:30 p.m. to 8 p.m. second Monday of the month, Community
Memorial Hospital, W180-N8085 Town Hall Road, Menomonee Falls.