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First Tuesday health screenings & vaccinations

ACTIVITIES

Unless otherwise indicated, all activities are held at CHI St. Josepẖs 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.


June 2015

PUBLIC FOOT CARE CLINICS
June 3, 8-11 a.m., River Heights Apartments
Cost is $26. Please bring your own basin and towel.
Call 218-237-5478 for an appointment

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

FIRST THURSDAY
Adult Health Screenings & Immunizations for adults 19+ years
Free blood pressure screening, hemoglobin testing ($1), AIC testing ($10 by appointment, call 218-237-5489)
June 4, 2:00-4:00 p.m., 1415 First Street E, Suite 2, (Hwy. 34 east in the RE/MAX building) Park Rapids
Please call 218-237-5478 for more information.

LIVING WITH DIABETES
A diabetes support group - Diabetes & Depression; Dr. Joel Kirchner
June 9, 9-10 a.m., Lower Level Conference Room A
For more information, please call Tia, 218-255-3684

PUBLIC FOOT CARE CLINICS
June 10, 8-11 a.m., Summerfield Apartments
Cost is $26. Please bring your own basin and towel.
Call 218-732-0730 for an appointment

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

D1 KIDS CLUB SUPPORT GROUP
For kids 18 and under with type 1 diabetes., their family and friends.
June 11, 6-7 p.m., Lower Level Conference Rooms B and C
For more information, please contact Tia at 218.255.3684 or TiaKocka@CatholicHealth.net

“PASSION FOR FASHION” Style Show
Fashion by local merchants, luncheon, and door prizes Auxiliary fundraiser
June 13, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Faithbridge Church, Park Rapids
$25; purchase tickets at the hospital gift shop or from an auxiliary volunteer.

PUBLIC FOOT CARE CLINICS
June 17, 8-11 a.m., Park Villa Apartments
Cost is $26. Please bring your own basin and towel.
Call 218-237-5478 for an appointment

STROKE SUPPORT GROUP
The Headwaters Stroke Support Group is for stroke survivors, family members, friends, and caregivers.
June 18, 1:30-3 p.m., South Lobby Conference Room
Please call 218-237-5744 for more information.

Y WEIGHT? GRADUATE SUPPORT GROUP
For St. Joseph’s surgical weight-loss patients at least 1 year post-surgery
June 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
June 24, 2-3:30 p.m., South Lobby Conference Room
Please call 218-237-5744 for more information.

July 2015

PUBLIC FOOT CARE CLINICS
July 1, 8-11 a.m., River Heights Apartments
Cost is $26. Please bring your own basin and towel.
Call 218-237-5478 for an appointment

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

FIRST THURSDAY
Adult Health Screenings & Immunizations for adults 19+ years
Free blood pressure screening, hemoglobin testing ($1), AIC testing ($10 by appointment, call 218-237-5489)
July 2, 2:00-4:00 p.m., 1415 First Street E, Suite 2, (Hwy. 34 east in the RE/MAX building) Park Rapids
Please call 218-237-5478 for more information.

PUBLIC FOOT CARE CLINICS
July 8, 8-11 a.m., Summerfield Apartments
Cost is $26. Please bring your own basin and towel.
Call 218-732-0730 for an appointment

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

D1 KIDS CLUB SUPPORT GROUP
For kids 18 and under with type 1 diabetes., their family and friends.
July 9, 6-7 p.m., Lower Level Conference Rooms B and C
For more information, please contact Tia at 218.255.3684 or TiaKocka@CatholicHealth.net

STROKE SUPPORT GROUP
The Headwaters Stroke Support Group is for stroke survivors, family members, friends, and caregivers.
July 11, 1:30-3 p.m., South Lobby Conference Room
Please call 218-237-5744 for more information.

LIVING WITH DIABETES
A diabetes support group - Exercise & Nutrition; Missy Lindow, PTA, Lifestyle Counselor
July 14, 9-10 a.m., Lower Level Conference Room A
For more information, please call Tia, 218-255-3684

PUBLIC FOOT CARE CLINICS
July 15, 8-11 a.m., Park Villa Apartments
Cost is $26. Please bring your own basin and towel.
Call 218-237-5478 for an appointment

STROKE SUPPORT GROUP
The Headwaters Stroke Support Group is for stroke survivors, family members, friends, and caregivers.
July 16, 1:30-3 p.m., South Lobby Conference Room
Please call 218-237-5744 for more information.

HOSPICE CARE CHICKEN DINNER
Chicken dinner and brownie sundae dessert bar Hospice Care fundraiser
July 17, 4:30-7 p.m., Park Rapids American Legion Club
$10 adults; $5 kids 4-10; FREE for kids under 3.

Y WEIGHT? GRADUATE SUPPORT GROUP
For St. Joseph’s surgical weight-loss patients at least 1 year post-surgery
July 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
July 22, 2-3:30 p.m., South Lobby Conference Room
Please call 218-237-5744 for more information.

August 2015

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

FIRST THURSDAY
Adult Health Screenings & Immunizations for adults 19+ years
Free blood pressure screening, hemoglobin testing ($1), AIC testing ($10 by appointment, call 218-237-5489)
Aug. 6, 2:00-4:00 p.m., 1415 First Street E, Suite 2, (Hwy. 34 east in the RE/MAX building) Park Rapids
Please call 218-237-5478 for more information.

LIVING WITH DIABETES
A diabetes support group - “Salt, Put the Shaker Down;” Danielle Tretbar, RD, LD
Aug. 11, 9-10 a.m., Lower Level Conference Room A
For more information, please call Tia, 218-255-3684

FESTIVAL OF TABLES & SALAD LUNCHEON
Creative dining, delightful hosts, and “Lucky Buck” auction Auxiliary fundraiser
Aug. 14, 11:15 a.m., Riverside United Methodist Church
$25; tickets can be purchased from an auxiliary member

STROKE SUPPORT GROUP
The Headwaters Stroke Support Group is for stroke survivors, family members, friends, and caregivers.
Aug. 20, 1:30-3 p.m., South Lobby Conference Room
Please call 218-237-5744 for more information.

FREE WEIGHT-LOSS EDUCATION EVENT
Aug. 24, 6-8 p.m., Fargo, ND
To register, contact Theresa, 218-732-2837 or theresa.henderson@essentiahealth.org

September 2015

FIRST THURSDAY
Adult Health Screenings & Immunizations for adults 19+ years
Free blood pressure screening, hemoglobin testing ($1), AIC testing ($10 by appointment, call 218-237-5489)
Sept. 3, 2:00-4:00 p.m., 1415 First Street E, Suite 2, (Hwy. 34 east in the RE/MAX building) Park Rapids
Please call 218-237-5478 for more information.

LIVING WITH DIABETES
A diabetes support group - Weight Management & Diabetes; Leah Walters, RD, LD, CDE
Sept. 8, 9-10 a.m., Lower Level Conference Room A
For more information, please call Tia, 218-255-3684

CHILDBIRTH PREPARATION Session 4
Sept. 16, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Room (follow signs)
To register, call Lisa, 218-616-3345.

CHILDBIRTH PREPARATION Session 4
Sept. 23, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Room (follow signs)
To register, call Lisa, 218-616-3345.

CHILDBIRTH PREPARATION Session 4
Sept. 30, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Room (follow signs)
To register, call Lisa, 218-616-3345.

October 2015

FIRST THURSDAY
Adult Health Screenings & Immunizations for adults 19+ years
Free blood pressure screening, hemoglobin testing ($1), AIC testing ($10 by appointment, call 218-237-5489)
Oct. 1, 2:00-4:00 p.m., 1415 First Street E, Suite 2, (Hwy. 34 east in the RE/MAX building) Park Rapids
Please call 218-237-5478 for more information.

LIVING WITH DIABETES
A diabetes support group - “Eating Healthy on the GO!;” Jennifer Skoog, RD, LD, CDE
Oct. 13, 9-10 a.m., Lower Level Conference Room A
For more information, please call Tia, 218-255-3684

ANNUAL FOUNDATION BENEFIT GALA
Fabulous evening with gourmet dining, entertainment, games, and silent auction
Oct. 24, 5:30 p.m., Blueberry Pines Golf Club
Exclusive limited seating: Sonja Day, 218-616-3383

November 2015

CHILDBIRTH PREPARATION
Nov. 4, 6-9 p.m., Lower Level Conference Room (follow signs)
To register, call Lisa, 218-616-3345.

FIRST THURSDAY
Adult Health Screenings & Immunizations for adults 19+ years
Free blood pressure screening, hemoglobin testing ($1), AIC testing ($10 by appointment, call 218-237-5489)
Nov. 5, 2:00-4:00 p.m., 1415 First Street E, Suite 2, (Hwy. 34 east in the RE/MAX building) Park Rapids
Please call 218-237-5478 for more information.

LIVING WITH DIABETES
A diabetes support group - Diabetes & Eye Health; Dr. Murry Westberg
Nov. 10, 9-10 a.m., Lower Level Conference Room A
For more information, please call Tia, 218-255-3684

CHILDBIRTH PREPARATION
Nov. 4, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Room (follow signs)
To register, call Lisa, 218-616-3345.

CHILDBIRTH PREPARATION
Nov. 11, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Room (follow signs)
To register, call Lisa, 218-616-3345.

CHILDBIRTH PREPARATION
Nov. 18, 6:30-9:30 p.m., Lower Level Conference Room (follow signs)
To register, call Lisa, 218-616-3345.

HOSPICE CARE LIGHT UP A LIFE TREE LIGHTING & PROGRAM KICK-OFF
Your donation of $25 or more makes a difference to Hospice Care patients and their loved ones.
Nov. 27, 6 p.m., under the Christmas tree, downtown Park Rapids
Call 218-732-4552 for more information.

December 2015

FIRST THURSDAY
Adult Health Screenings & Immunizations for adults 19+ years
Free blood pressure screening, hemoglobin testing ($1), AIC testing ($10 by appointment, call 218-237-5489)
Dec. 3, 2:00-4:00 p.m., 1415 First Street E, Suite 2, (Hwy. 34 east in the RE/MAX building) Park Rapids
Please call 218-237-5478 for more information.

CHRISTMAS SWEETS, TREATS, & TREASURES
One place for all your Christmas baking and shopping Auxiliary fundraiser.
Dec. 5, 10 a.m.-1 p.m., St. Peter the Apostle Catholic Church, Park Rapids

LIVING WITH DIABETES
A diabetes support group - “Healthy Eating Through the Holidays;” Danielle Tretbar, RD, LD
Dec. 8, 9-10 a.m., Lower Level Conference Room A
For more information, please call Tia, 218-255-3684