CHI St. Joseph's Health

Calendar of Activities

October 2017

D1 Kids Club Support Group
A support group for young people with type 1 diabetes and their families to better manage this chronic condition. Join us for learning activities, games, and fun. Call Tia at 218.255.3684 for dates and times.

Free Occupational Therapy Screenings
CHI St. Joseph's Health offers FREE occupational therapy screenings for children birth to 12 years of age. Call 218.616.3021 for an appointment.

Living with Diabetes
Held the second Tuesday of every month from 9 to 10 a.m. in CHI St. Joseph's Health Lower Level Conference Room A.
October 10

Y Weight? Support Group
Meetings for CHI St. Joseph's Health surgical weight-loss patients are held at 5:00 p.m. on the second Thursday of the month in Lower Level Conference Rooms B & C.
October 12

Headwaters Stroke Support Group
For stroke survivors, family members, friends, and caregivers. The group meets the third Thursday of every month from 1:30 to 3 p.m. in CHI St. Joseph's Health Human Resources Conference in the Lower Level. Please call 218.732.4552 for more information.
October 19

Foot Care Clinics
CHI St. Joseph's Health Community Health hosts foot care clinics from 8:15 to 11:30 a.m. at various apartments and locations. Cost is $27.50. Please bring your own basin and towel. Call 218.237.5478 for an appointment.
October 4, at River Heights Apartments
October 11, at Summerfield Apartments
October 18, at Park Villa Apartments

First Thursdays Clinic
CHI St. Joseph's Health Community Health hosts hemoglobin screenings, free blood pressure checks, and immunizations for adults age 19 and older. HgbA1c (non-fasting) testing ($10) available by appointment only. Clinics 2 to 4 p.m., the first Thursday of every month at 1415 1st Street East, Suite 2, Park Rapids. Call 218.237.5478 for more information.
October 5, November 2

Grief Support Group
This Grief Support Group is for those who have experienced the death of a loved one. Please call 218.732.4552 for more information. Sessions meet in Park Rapids from 2 to 3:30 p.m. in CHI St. Joseph's Health Human Resources Conference in the Lower Level on the first Thursday of the month.
October 5, November 2

Childbirth Preparation
Classes are designed for the seventh, eighth, or ninth month of pregnancy. Held in CHI St. Joseph's Health Lower Level Conference Room (follow signs) from 6 to 9 p.m., Wednesdays. Call Lisa at 218.616.3345 to register.
2018 Sessions: January, March & May

Blood Drive
CHI St. Joseph's Health Blood Drive, sponsored by CHI St. Joseph's Health Volunteer Services. From 8:15am-2:15pm in Lower Level Conference Rooms. For an appointment contact Betsy Meyer at 218.616.3197 or go to: www.bloodhero.com, sponsor code ParkRapidsHospital.
October 13

Remembrance Ceremony
A Pregnancy and Infant Loss Ceremony in loving memory of our little angels gone too soon. Includes a memorial service with music, readings, balloon release, fellowship and refreshments. Held at 3:00 pm at CHI St. Joseph's Health Chapel (located inside the hospital). RSVP's encouraged but not required. Please call 218.616.3266.
October 15

Preparing for the Holidays
For people who have experienced a death and are looking for guidance on how to prepare for the holidays. Lunch will be provided. Held in CHI St. Joseph's Health Lower Level Conference Room A from 10am-1pm. Call 218.237.5475 to RSVP by October 23rd.
October 27

Book & Gift Fair
CHI St. Joseph's Health Auxiliary is sponsoring a Book & Gift Fair. From 7:00am - 4:00pm in Lower Level Conference Rooms B&C. Wide variety of books and gifts will be available. Bag a GREAT deal!
October 27