Selected Community Events
Affordable Care Act Presentation
Wakarusa Public Library - 124 N. Elkhart St., Wakarusa, IN
Patty Halling, a State and Federal Navigator for the Affordable Care Act will present the program and answer questions.
Linda Hartman, 574-862-2465, firstname.lastname@example.org
Lupus Support Group
Mishawaka-Penn Harris Public Library- Heritage Center 209 Lincoln Way East Mishawaka
Support group is free! All Lupus patients, family, and friends are welcome. We cover a variety of topics from newly diagnoised, diet, exercise, daily life activites and many more!
1-800-705-6677 or email@example.com
SJRCM-Mishawaka ‘Taking Charge of Your Diabetes’ Classes
Dec 10, 2013 9-11:30am
Saint Joseph Regional Medical Center-Mishawaka, Education Center (lower Garden Level, next to the Cafeteria)
The SJRMC Diabetes Resource Center offers a full range of services for diabetes care. Led by an interdisciplinary team, the Resource Center is designed to give those with diabetes the knowledge and confidence they need to manage their disease on a day-to-day basis.
The ‘Taking Charge of Your Diabetes’ class is designed to provide complete education and self management skills for individuals with Type I and Type II diabetes. It is recommended for individuals newly diagnosed with diabetes, and those not previously educated in diabetes care. Class topics include: what is diabetes; self-monitoring of blood glucose; role of exercise in decreasing blood glucose levels; medications; sick-day management; meal planning and daily dining challenges; as well as how to avoid complications.
A physician’s order is required to attend these classes, and registration must occur prior to the start of the series. ** The fee for this class is covered by most insurance and Medicare.
The event dates on which you can attend at this location are listed below. For more information please visit http://www.sjmed.com/diabetes-support.
December 10, 11, 12, 13; 9-11:30am
To register for ‘Taking Charge of Your Diabetes’, please call 574-247-5400.
Knollwood Country Club's Annual Health Fair
Aug 25, 2012 8-12noon
Knollwood Country Club, 16633 Baywood Lane Granger, IN
Health Fair - South Bend Medical Foundation Blood Drive, Fitness classes, VO2Max Testing, Nutritional information, complementary chair massage, continental breakfast and kids events
Rhonda Bremer 574-344-2511
Minority Health Coalition of Elkhart Co. Annual Health Fair
Aug 11, 2012 9-3
Tolson Youth Center
We will have free school physicals and immunizations as well as various free screenings such blood pressure, glucose, and cholesterol.
Biggest Loser Contestants, Roy & Christine Pickler of Middlebury, IN
Jul 29, 2012 6pm
Jamestown United Methodist Church, 59218 CR 3 S. Elkhart, IN
Hear the story of the Pickler's weight loss journey and how they are using it as a ministry to teach all ages the benefits of healthy living & physical fitness. All welcome, no admission charge.
Jamestown UMC @ (574)293-3905
Marti @ (574) 264-0540
Cardio Asana with Misty
Jun 26, 2010 - Jul 26, 2010 9:15am-10:15am
"The Loft," Elkhart General West Wing
Cardio Asana is a challenging class that will increase your heart rate and help burn calories. You will use yoga moves, but just at a faster pace. Great for losing weight, strengthening your muscles, and improving your flexibility.
$10 per class or $50 for six classes.
Unlimited Classes: $22/week or $85/month
Misty Love has been teaching fitness classes for over three years
To register, please call Community Relations at (574) 523-3303. Walk-ins are welcome on a space-available basis. Participants should wear comfortable clothing for movement.
For more information on fitness classes, call (574) 584-4496, email firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.yamahealing.com
Elkhart General Marketing & Community Relations
Jun 2, 2010 6:00 P.M.
BATTELL CENTRE- MISHAWAKA
SHOCKING FACTS ABOUT CANCER, AND HOW YOU CAN WIN THE WAR ON CANCER FOR YOURSELF, OR PREVENT.
Men's Health Day
Mar 17, 2007 7:30am - 10:30am
Center of Hope Cancer Center, Warsaw, IN
Health screenings and educational booths with free health prevention information will be available. Dr Musaberk Goksel will be speaking on the topic of prostate cancer from 9:00 - 10:00am. No reservations are needed and refreshments will be provided.
Center of Hope Cancer Care Center