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Senior Times - November 2018 Page 7For More Information Call (269) 441-0948CreatingConnectionsThrough ArtMonthly, 4th Thursday 2-3:30pmBattle Creek Family YMCAMonthly, 1st Wednesday 4-5 pmHeritage Commons Enrichment Center, MarshallAn opportunity for persons with memory loss to explore their creative side in a supported environment. Facilitated by a certified instructor. FREE but you must register in advance. Call (269) 441-0957.Family caregivers may participate or attend the Dementia Memory Loss Support Group held at the same time.Community Care Options Helping You Stay IndependentIn-home services including light housekeeping, meal preparation, limited errands, and problem solving available for seniors with chronic illness and need help with some of the chores of maintain- ing their homes. Funded by the Calhoun County Senior Millage. Call (269) 441-0948 to learn more.Healthy Agingand Eldercareat theBC FamilyYMCA182 Capital Avenue NE, Battle Creek Membership not required.Dementia and Memory Loss Support GroupMeets Monthly4th Thursday, 2-3:30pmCreating Connections Through Art Meets Monthly4th Thursday, 2-3:30pmFamily Caregiver Support Group Meets Monthly2nd Tuesday, 10-11:30amStroke Support GroupMeets Monthly 3rd Thursday, 1-2pmParkinson’s Support GroupsMeets Monthly 1st Thursday, 4:30pmMeets Monthly 3rd Tuesday, 10amAGING WELL SERIESAging Well educational programs are free and open to the public. They are held at Kool Family Community Center. A light luncheon is provided at 11:30am followed by the presentation at noon.To register, call (269) 441-0948.Hernias are common and can affect men, women and children. They occur when part of an internal organ or tissue bulges through a hole or weak area in the belly wall. Dr. Bartholomew will discuss the cause, diagnosis and treatment options available.Great American Smoke Out Day directs our attention to keeping our lungs healthy. Millions of people suf- fer from respiratory issues and lung disease. Learn about preventative care solutions, Chronic Obstructive Pulmonary Disease, smoking cessation, and more.New Monthly Program Series For Family CaregiversWillard Library and Senior Health Partners PresentCaregiver Conversations – Tips for Getting Through the Holidays Monday, November 19, 2 – 3:30 pmWillard Library, 7 W. VanBuren St., Battle CreekThe holidays can be very stressful if you are caring for an older adult with dementia or other long-term illness. This month’s discussion will focus on tips to make the holidays more manageable and enjoyable for you as a caregiver and for the person receiving care.Caregiver Conversations is offered monthly on the 3rd Monday, 2-3:30pm and covers issues andresources about family caregiving. It is free and open to the public. RSVP’s are encouraged but not required. Call Willard Library at (269) 441-9417 to register or learn more.December Topic: Caring for Someone with Memory LossGet Fit and Have Fun with Senior Health PartnersSenior Fitness and Fun is a FREE weekly, one-hour health and fitness program fund- ed by the Calhoun County Senior Millage for adults 60 years of age and older. Chair exercises focus on stretching, flexibility, balance, and building strength. Our nurse will be available to answer your health questions, provide blood pressure, blood sugar, and pulse/ox screenings, and make referrals to community resources.Hernia Surgery and RepairTuesday, November 13Pesenter: David Bartholomew, MD, Bronson General SurgeryRespiratory Health and Lung DiseaseThursday, November 15Presenters: Janice Burdick, Bronson System Director Respiratory Care Sarah Jones, Critical Care and Pulmonary MedicineSITES TIMEKool Family Community Center 10:30am Clarence Township Hall 10:30am Tekonsha Community Hall 10am Hickory Hills Village 10amDAYS SITESTIME DAYS1pm Tuesday 10:30am Wednesday 10am ThursdayMon, Wed Monday Tuesday TuesdayBattle Creek Eagles #299 Village of Mill Creek Athens Township HallChrist UMC/Urbandale10:30amMondayNHBP Reservation11amWednesdayHomer Presbyterian Church9amTuesdayTrinity Episcopal Church Marshall1:30pmWednesdayCherry Hill Apts.10:30amTuesdayAlbion Forks Senior§§

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