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August 2015

Alzheimer’s: Effective Communication Strategies

August 24 @ 11:00 am - 12:30 pm
Bartholomew County Public Library,
536 5th St
Columbus, IN 47201 United States

Learn how communication takes place and explore the changes in communication that occur throughout the course of the Alzheimer’s. We will help decode the verbal and behavioral messages delivered by someone with dementia and give examples of how to respond in ways that they may find helpful. Strategies to help you connect and communicate in each stage of the disease will be addressed. Presented by the Alzheimer’s Association of Greater Indiana.    

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Living Stronger Through Strength Training

August 24 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
White River Branch – Johnson County Public Library,
1664 Library Blvd.
Columbus, IN 46142-1563 United States
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 Strength training prevents diseases such as osteoporosis, diabetes, hypertension and obesity and adding strength training boosts metabolism. Learn how to safely create a weight training program that fits your needs. Audience members will have the opportunity to try/demo weight equipment, so dress comfortably.

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The Effects of Heroin on the Individual, Family and Community: A Panel Discussion

August 24 @ 6:30 pm - 8:00 pm
Bartholomew County Public Library,
536 5th St
Columbus, IN 47201 United States

Jon Rodhe, Columbus City Police Chief; Chris Lane from the Bartholomew County Sheriff’s Department:  Sabrina Myers, Director of Bartholomew County Drug and Alcohol Program and a representative from Centerstone will discuss the heroin problem in our county.  Sponsored by Zonta International.

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Westport Reserve Officers 5K and Ninja Warrior Competition

August 29 @ 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
Unnamed Venue,
Westport, IN 47283 United States
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Come out and support our Westport Police Reserve Officers and participate in the 5K and/or the Ninja Warrior Obstacle Course. Obstacle Course will begin at 11:00am with Winner’s bracket run beginning at 1:00pm. Winners of 5K and Obstacle Course will be announced at 2:00pm Registration for both events will take place at the Westport Community Building shelter house. For early registration please contact: Amanda Organist 812-350-6134 5K registration fee: $25.00 includes t-shirt  Obstacle Course registration fee:  $25.00 includes t-shirt  5K and…

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September 2015

Columbus Heart Walk

September 12 @ 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
Ivy Tech Community College Columbus,
4475 Central Ave
Columbus, IN 47203 United States
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Let’s Walk! The American Heart Association is the largest voluntary health organization dedicated to defeating heart disease, stroke and other cardiovascular diseases. Our mission is to build healthier lives, free of cardiovascular diseases and stroke — the nation’s No.1 and No.5 killers. Thank you, our walkers, donors and volunteers who help fight heart disease and stroke. Get more information here. Register Online.

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Wings for the Journey Support Group

September 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Every month on the third Tuesday until December 16, 2015
Hospice Center,
2626 E 17th Street
Columbus, IN 47201 United States
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Wings for the Journey Support Group – Group meets the third Tuesday of every month from 7:00-8:30 at the Hospice Center, 2626 E 17th Street, Columbus. 2015 Dates: June 16, July 21, August 18, September 15, October 20, November 17, December 15 About Wings for the Journey Wings for the Journey is a support group for parents who grieve the death of a child. The group has been meeting monthly for 15 years and hosts two memorial services a year,…

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October 2015

Wings for the Journey Support Group

October 20 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Every month on the third Tuesday until December 16, 2015
Hospice Center,
2626 E 17th Street
Columbus, IN 47201 United States
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Wings for the Journey Support Group – Group meets the third Tuesday of every month from 7:00-8:30 at the Hospice Center, 2626 E 17th Street, Columbus. 2015 Dates: June 16, July 21, August 18, September 15, October 20, November 17, December 15 About Wings for the Journey Wings for the Journey is a support group for parents who grieve the death of a child. The group has been meeting monthly for 15 years and hosts two memorial services a year,…

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November 2015
$30.00

2nd Annual Family Service Run/Walk

November 14 @ 10:00 am - 11:30 pm
Unnamed Venue,
Columbus, IN 47201 United States

The courses are certified for both the running/walking events. Family Service is a member of the Indiana Timing Race Series. Mental health issues affect 60 million Americans each year. The issues are real, they are common and they are treatable. People living with mental illness need a community that supports them, their families and their recovery. Through the Family Service Run/Walk, we are turning the tide of perception. We confront stigma, and we celebrate the hope of recovery! Help make…

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Wings for the Journey Support Group

November 17 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Every month on the third Tuesday until December 16, 2015
Hospice Center,
2626 E 17th Street
Columbus, IN 47201 United States
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Wings for the Journey Support Group – Group meets the third Tuesday of every month from 7:00-8:30 at the Hospice Center, 2626 E 17th Street, Columbus. 2015 Dates: June 16, July 21, August 18, September 15, October 20, November 17, December 15 About Wings for the Journey Wings for the Journey is a support group for parents who grieve the death of a child. The group has been meeting monthly for 15 years and hosts two memorial services a year,…

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December 2015

Wings for the Journey Support Group

December 15 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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Every month on the third Tuesday until December 16, 2015
Hospice Center,
2626 E 17th Street
Columbus, IN 47201 United States
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Wings for the Journey Support Group – Group meets the third Tuesday of every month from 7:00-8:30 at the Hospice Center, 2626 E 17th Street, Columbus. 2015 Dates: June 16, July 21, August 18, September 15, October 20, November 17, December 15 About Wings for the Journey Wings for the Journey is a support group for parents who grieve the death of a child. The group has been meeting monthly for 15 years and hosts two memorial services a year,…

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