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Updated Feb. 15, 2018
 

 



Zumba Gold, 9 a.m. Feb. 12, Feb. 19 and Feb. 26, Oconomowoc Area Senior Center, 210 S. Main St., Oconomowoc. The class is geared to seniors - sit or stand. Free for introductory class and $5 for continuing students. Register by calling 262-567-4288.  

Prevent Stress From Affecting Your Health, Life and Productivity with Dr. Tony Piparo, 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Monday, Milwaukee Public Central Library, 814 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee. Piparo is a bestselling author, speaker, coach and award-winning researcher.

ProHealth February heart health classes:

- What You Need to Know About Peripheral Arterial Disease, 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Feb. 21, ProHealth West Wood Health & Fitness Center, 2900 Golf Road, Pewaukee.  

- Joyful Heart Tea, 1 p.m. to 3 p.m. Feb. 24, Country Springs Hotel, 2810 Golf Road, Waukesha. The tea will feature presentations by a cardiologist, cardiothoracic surgeon, sleep medicine specialist and nurse practitioner.  

- Diagnosis and Treatment of Abdominal Aortic Aneurysm, 10 a.m. to 11 a.m. Feb. 28, Shorehaven Center for Life Enrichment, 1306 W. Wisconsin Ave., Oconomowoc.  

There is no charge to attend these classes. Visit ProHealthCare.org/Heart2018 or call 262-928-2745 to register.  

“Understanding Dementia: An Education Program for Family Caregivers,” three consecutive Thursdays, starting Feb. 15, from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m., Froedtert Hospital, 9200 W. Wisconsin Ave., Milwaukee. For those with a family member or friend recently diagnosed with Alzheimer’s disease or a related dementia. No charge through the Alzheimer’s Association. Registration is required; to register, contact Sue Moser at 414-805-9269 or suzanne.moser@froedtert.com.  

Four Points Library Memory CafŽ: Amazing Dogs, 2 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Feb. 20, Hales Corners Public Library, 5885 S. 16th St., Hales Corners. To register call Wendy Betley of the Alzheimer’s Association at 414-479-8800. The Milwaukee Dog Training Club will perform tricks and show their canines’ skills. The cafŽ is a social gathering for those with early-stage dementia, mild memory loss or cognitive impairment and family member or care partner.  

Adult Coloring Club, 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Feb. 21 and 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Feb. 27, Hales Corners Public Library, 5885 S. 16th St., Hales Corners. For a fun and relaxing time. Free. No registration. Coloring sheets and coloring materials provided or bring your own materials to work with.  

Postpartum Doula Care, 7 p.m. Feb. 28, Brookfield Public Library, 1900 N. Calhoun Road, Brookfield.  Postpartum doula Sarah Kidd will share the secret to enjoying the newborn phase: getting help. 262-782-4140, option 1.  

Under the Influence of É Adrenaline, 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. April 28, Eisenbahn Trail, parking at Kuester Island parking lot, North Main Street, half-mile north of Highway 33, West Bend, 5K, quarter marathon and half marathon. www.adrenalineraces.org.

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. www.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 familyserviceshc@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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