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ACTIVITIES

Unless otherwise indicated, all activities are held at St. Joseph’s Area Health Services, 600 Pleasant Ave., Park Rapids, MN.

For information on surgical weight-loss support groups, check the Center for Weight Management Support page.


April 2014

FOOT CARE CLINIC
Apr. 2, 8-11 a.m., River Heights Apartments., Park Rapids
Cost: $25; Please bring your own basin and towel.
Call 218-237-5478 for appointment.

GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP
For anyone who has experienced the death of a friend, family member or loved one.
Apr. 3, 2:00-3:30 p.m.., South Lobby Conference Room
For more information, please call 218-237-5744.

FIRST THURSDAY
Adult Health Screenings & Immunizations for adults 19+ years
Apr. 3, 2:00-4:00 p.m., St. Joseph’s Community Health Office, 1415 First St. E, Ste. 2, Park Rapids
For more information, please call 218-237-5478.

FREE WEIGHT-LOSS INFORMATION SESSION (rescheduled from Mar. 17)
Apr. 7, 6-8 p.m., Ramada Plaza Suites, Fargo, ND
To register, contact Lisa, 218-616-3346 or theresa.henderson@essentiahealth.org

LIVING WITH DIABETES
Apr. 8, 9-10 a.m., Lower Level Conference Room A
Cooking Demonstration/Healthy Eating
For more information, please call Tia, 218-255-3684

FOOT CARE CLINIC
Apr. 9, 8-11 a.m., Summerfield Apartments., Park Rapids
Cost: $25; Please bring your own basin and towel.
Call 218-732-0730 for appointment.

Y WEIGHT? SUPPORT GROUP
For St. Joseph’s surgical weight-loss patients
Apr. 10, 4:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Rooms B & C
For more information, please call Arlys, 218-616-3377

SCHOLARSHIP APPLICATION DEADLINE
Apr. 11, 2014. Download an application here.

FOOT CARE CLINIC
Apr. 16, 8-11 a.m., Park Villa Apartments., Park Rapids
Cost: $25; Please bring your own basin and towel.
Call 218-237-5478 for appointment.

STROKE SUPPORT GROUP
For stroke survivors, family members, friends, and caregivers
Apr. 17, 1:30-3 p.m., South Lobby Conference Room
For more information, please call 218-237-5744.

Y WEIGHT? GRADUATE SUPPORT GROUP
For St. Joseph’s surgical weight-loss patients at least 1 year post-surgery
Apr. 17, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Rooms B & C
For more information, please call Arlys, 218-616-3377

CAREGIVERS DISCUSSION GROUP
Apr. 23, 2-3:30 p.m., South Lobby Conference Room
For more information, please call 218-237-5744.

May 2014

GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP
For anyone who has experienced the death of a friend, family member or loved one.
May 1, 2:00-3:30 p.m., South Lobby Conference Room
For more information, please call 218-237-5744.

FIRST THURSDAY
Adult Health Screenings & Immunizations for adults 19+ years
May 1, 2:00-4:00 p.m., St. Joseph’s Community Health Office, 1415 First St. E, Ste. 2, Park Rapids
For more information, please call 218-237-5478.

FOOT CARE CLINIC
May 7, 8-11 a.m., River Heights Apartments., Park Rapids
Cost: $25; Please bring your own basin and towel.
Call 218-237-5478 for appointment.

CHILDBIRTH PREPARATION
Designed for the seventh, eighth, and ninth months of pregnancy
May 8, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Room A
/ To register, call Lisa, 218-616-3345.

Y WEIGHT? SUPPORT GROUP
For St. Joseph’s surgical weight-loss patients
May 8, 4:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Rooms B & C
For more information, please call Arlys, 218-616-3377

CHILDBIRTH PREPARATION
May 8, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Room A
To register, call Lisa, 218-616-3345.

LIVING WITH DIABETES
May 13, 9-10 a.m., Lower Level Conference Room A
Taking Control with Terry Wiley, an A1C Champion
For more information, please call Tia, 218-255-3684

FOOT CARE CLINIC
May 14, 8-11 a.m., Summerfield Apartments., Park Rapids
Cost: $25; Please bring your own basin and towel.
Call 218-732-0730 for appointment.

STROKE SUPPORT GROUP
For stroke survivors, family members, friends, and caregivers
May 15, 1:30-3 p.m., South Lobby Conference Room
For more information, please call 218-237-5744.

CHILDBIRTH PREPARATION
Designed for the seventh, eighth, and ninth months of pregnancy
May 15, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Room A
/ To register, call Lisa, 218-616-3345.

Y WEIGHT? GRADUATE SUPPORT GROUP
For St. Joseph’s surgical weight-loss patients at least 1 year post-surgery
May 15, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Rooms B & C
For more information, please call Arlys, 218-616-3377

CHILDBIRTH PREPARATION
May 15, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Room A
To register, call Lisa, 218-616-3345.

FREE WEIGHT-LOSS INFORMATION SESSION
May 19, 6-8 p.m., Ramada Plaza Suites, Fargo, ND
To register, contact Lisa, 218-616-3346 or theresa.henderson@essentiahealth.org

FOOT CARE CLINIC
May 21, 8-11 a.m., Park Villa Apartments., Park Rapids
Cost: $25; Please bring your own basin and towel.
Call 218-237-5478 for appointment.

CHILDBIRTH PREPARATION
Designed for the seventh, eighth, and ninth months of pregnancy
May 22, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Room A
/ To register, call Lisa, 218-616-3345.

CHILDBIRTH PREPARATION
May 22, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Room A
To register, call Lisa, 218-616-3345.

CAREGIVERS DISCUSSION GROUP
May 28, 2-3:30 p.m., South Lobby Conference Room
For more information, please call 218-237-5744.

June 2014

FOOT CARE CLINIC
June 4, 8-11 a.m., River Heights Apartments., Park Rapids
Cost: $25; Please bring your own basin and towel.
Call 218-237-5478 for appointment.

GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP
For anyone who has experienced the death of a friend, family member or loved one.
June 5, 2:00-3:30 p.m.., South Lobby Conference Room
For more information, please call 218-237-5744.

FIRST THURSDAY
Adult Health Screenings & Immunizations for adults 19+ years
June 5, 2:00-4:00 p.m., St. Joseph’s Community Health Office, 1415 First St. E, Ste. 2, Park Rapids
No appointment necessary

LIVING WITH DIABETES
June 10, 9-10 a.m., Lower Level Conference Room A
Weight Management & Diabetes, with Leah Walters, RD, LD, CDE
For more information, please call Tia, 218-255-3684

FOOT CARE CLINIC
June 11, 8-11 a.m., Summerfield Apartments., Park Rapids
Cost: $25; Please bring your own basin and towel.
Call 218-732-0730 for appointment.

Y WEIGHT? SUPPORT GROUP
For St. Joseph’s surgical weight-loss patients
June 12, 4:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Rooms B & C
For more information, please call Arlys, 218-616-3377

STROKE SUPPORT GROUP
For stroke survivors, family members, friends, and caregivers
June 19, 1:30-3 p.m., South Lobby Conference Room
For more information, please call 218-237-5744.

Y WEIGHT? GRADUATE SUPPORT GROUP
For St. Joseph’s surgical weight-loss patients at least 1 year post-surgery
June 19, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Rooms B & C
For more information, please call Arlys, 218-616-3377

FOOT CARE CLINIC
June 18, 8-11 a.m., Park Villa Apartments., Park Rapids
Cost: $25; Please bring your own basin and towel.
Call 218-237-5478 for appointment.

CAREGIVERS DISCUSSION GROUP
June 25, 2-3:30 p.m., South Lobby Conference Room
For more information, please call 218-237-5744.

July 2014

GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP
For anyone who has experienced the death of a friend, family member or loved one.
July 3, 2:00-3:30 p.m.., South Lobby Conference Room
For more information, please call 218-237-5744.

FIRST THURSDAY
Adult Health Screenings & Immunizations for adults 19+ years
July 3, 2:00-4:00 p.m., St. Joseph’s Community Health Office, 1415 First St. E, Ste. 2, Park Rapids
No appointment necessary

Y WEIGHT? SUPPORT GROUP
For St. Joseph’s surgical weight-loss patients
July 10, 4:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Rooms B & C
For more information, please call Arlys, 218-616-3377

STROKE SUPPORT GROUP
For stroke survivors, family members, friends, and caregivers
July 17, 1:30-3 p.m., South Lobby Conference Room
For more information, please call 218-237-5744.

Y WEIGHT? GRADUATE SUPPORT GROUP
For St. Joseph’s surgical weight-loss patients at least 1 year post-surgery
July 17, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Rooms B & C
For more information, please call Arlys, 218-616-3377

FREE WEIGHT-LOSS INFORMATION SESSION
July 21, 6-8 p.m., Ramada Plaza Suites, Fargo, ND
To register, contact Lisa, 218-616-3346 or theresa.henderson@essentiahealth.org

CAREGIVERS DISCUSSION GROUP
July 23, 2-3:30 p.m., South Lobby Conference Room
For more information, please call 218-237-5744.

August 2014

GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP
For anyone who has experienced the death of a friend, family member or loved one.
Aug. 7, 2:00-3:30 p.m., South Lobby Conference Room
For more information, please call 218-237-5744.

FIRST THURSDAY
Adult Health Screenings & Immunizations for adults 19+ years
Aug. 7, 2:00-4:00 p.m., St. Joseph’s Community Health Office, 1415 First St. E, Ste. 2, Park Rapids
No appointment necessary

Y WEIGHT? SUPPORT GROUP
For St. Joseph’s surgical weight-loss patients
Aug. 14, 4:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Rooms B & C
For more information, please call Arlys, 218-616-3377

STROKE SUPPORT GROUP
For stroke survivors, family members, friends, and caregivers
Aug. 21, 1:30-3 p.m., South Lobby Conference Room
For more information, please call 218-237-5744.

Y WEIGHT? GRADUATE SUPPORT GROUP
For St. Joseph’s surgical weight-loss patients at least 1 year post-surgery
Aug. 21, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Rooms B & C
For more information, please call Arlys, 218-616-3377

CAREGIVERS DISCUSSION GROUP
Aug. 27, 2-3:30 p.m., South Lobby Conference Room
For more information, please call 218-237-5744.

September 2014

GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP
For anyone who has experienced the death of a friend, family member or loved one.
Sept. 4, 2:00-3:30 p.m., South Lobby Conference Room
For more information, please call 218-237-5744.

FIRST THURSDAY
Adult Health Screenings & Immunizations for adults 19+ years
Sept. 4, 2:00-4:00 p.m., St. Joseph’s Community Health Office, 1415 First St. E, Ste. 2, Park Rapids
No appointment necessary

Y WEIGHT? SUPPORT GROUP
For St. Joseph’s surgical weight-loss patients
Sept. 11, 4:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Rooms B & C
For more information, please call Arlys, 218-616-3377

CHILDBIRTH PREPARATION
Sept. 11, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Room A
To register, call Lisa, 218-616-3345.

STROKE SUPPORT GROUP
For stroke survivors, family members, friends, and caregivers
Sept. 18, 1:30-3 p.m., South Lobby Conference Room
For more information, please call 218-237-5744.

Y WEIGHT? GRADUATE SUPPORT GROUP
For St. Joseph’s surgical weight-loss patients at least 1 year post-surgery
Sept. 18, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Rooms B & C
For more information, please call Arlys, 218-616-3377

CHILDBIRTH PREPARATION
Sept. 18, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Room A
To register, call Lisa, 218-616-3345.

CAREGIVERS DISCUSSION GROUP
Sept. 24, 2-3:30 p.m., South Lobby Conference Room
For more information, please call 218-237-5744.

CHILDBIRTH PREPARATION
Sept. 25, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Room A
To register, call Lisa, 218-616-3345.

October 2014

GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP
For anyone who has experienced the death of a friend, family member or loved one.
Oct. 2, 2:00-3:30 p.m., South Lobby Conference Room
For more information, please call 218-237-574.4

FIRST THURSDAY
Adult Health Screenings & Immunizations for adults 19+ years
Oct. 7, 2:00-4:00 p.m., St. Joseph’s Community Health Office, 1415 First St. E, Ste. 2, Park Rapids
No appointment necessary

Y WEIGHT? SUPPORT GROUP
For St. Joseph’s surgical weight-loss patients
Oct. 9, 4:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Rooms B & C
For more information, please call Arlys, 218-616-3377

STROKE SUPPORT GROUP
For stroke survivors, family members, friends, and caregivers
Oct. 16, 1:30-3 p.m., South Lobby Conference Room
For more information, please call 218-237-5744.

Y WEIGHT? GRADUATE SUPPORT GROUP
For St. Joseph’s surgical weight-loss patients at least 1 year post-surgery
Oct. 16, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Rooms B & C
For more information, please call Arlys, 218-616-3377

CAREGIVERS DISCUSSION GROUP
Oct. 27, 2-3:30 p.m., South Lobby Conference Room
For more information, please call 218-237-5744.

November 2014

GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP
For anyone who has experienced the death of a friend, family member or loved one.
Nov. 6, 2:00-3:30 p.m., South Lobby Conference Room
For more information, please call 218-237-5744.

FIRST THURSDAY
Adult Health Screenings & Immunizations for adults 19+ years
Nov. 6, 2:00-4:00 p.m., St. Joseph’s Community Health Office, 1415 First St. E, Ste. 2, Park Rapids
No appointment necessary

CHILDBIRTH PREPARATION
Nov. 6, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Room A
To register, call Lisa, 218-616-3345.

Y WEIGHT? SUPPORT GROUP
For St. Joseph’s surgical weight-loss patients
Nov. 13, 4:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Rooms B & C
For more information, please call Arlys, 218-616-3377

STROKE SUPPORT GROUP
For stroke survivors, family members, friends, and caregivers
Nov. 20, 1:30-3 p.m., South Lobby Conference Room
For more information, please call 218-237-5744.

CHILDBIRTH PREPARATION
Nov. 13, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Room A
To register, call Lisa, 218-616-3345.

Y WEIGHT? GRADUATE SUPPORT GROUP
For St. Joseph’s surgical weight-loss patients at least 1 year post-surgery
Nov. 20, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Rooms B & C
For more information, please call Arlys, 218-616-3377

CHILDBIRTH PREPARATION
Nov. 20, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Room A
To register, call Lisa, 218-616-3345.

CAREGIVERS DISCUSSION GROUP
Nov. 26, 2-3:30 p.m., South Lobby Conference Room
For more information, please call 218-237-5744.

December 2014

GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP
For anyone who has experienced the death of a friend, family member or loved one.
Dec. 4, 2:00-3:30 p.m., South Lobby Conference Room
For more information, please call 218-237-5744.

FIRST THURSDAY
Adult Health Screenings & Immunizations for adults 19+ years
Dec. 4, 2:00-4:00 p.m., St. Joseph’s Community Health Office, 1415 First St. E, Ste. 2, Park Rapids
No appointment necessary

Y WEIGHT? SUPPORT GROUP
For St. Joseph’s surgical weight-loss patients
Dec. 11, 4:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Rooms B & C
For more information, please call Arlys, 218-616-3377

STROKE SUPPORT GROUP
For stroke survivors, family members, friends, and caregivers
Dec. 18, 1:30-3 p.m., South Lobby Conference Room
For more information, please call 218-237-5744.

Y WEIGHT? GRADUATE SUPPORT GROUP
For St. Joseph’s surgical weight-loss patients at least 1 year post-surgery
Dec. 18, 5:30-6:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Rooms B & C
For more information, please call Arlys, 218-616-3377

CAREGIVERS DISCUSSION GROUP
Dec. 24, 2-3:30 p.m., South Lobby Conference Room
For more information, please call 218-237-5744.