Health Calendar

  • Mon Jan 11th, 2010 1:18pm
  • Life

Classes

Counseling and classes: Pathways for Women YWCA; affordable mental health clinics. Downtown Everett and Lynnwood locations; 425-774-9843, ext. 301; 877-773-9843, ext. 301.

CPR, first aid and childbirth preparation classes: Various times, weekdays and Saturdays, Cascade Valley Hospital, 330 S. Stillaguamish Ave., Arlington; $25 to $85 per series; registration required, 360-618-7850; e-mail trindac@cascadevalley.org; www.cascadevalley.org.

Dance Pulse aerobic exercise: 4:30 to 5:30 p.m. Mondays and 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Wednesdays, Gary Weikel Room, Willis Tucker Park, 6705 Puget Park Drive, Snohomish; $32 for four sessions in four weeks, $54 for eight sessions in four weeks, continual series, join any time; $10 per session for drop-in; register at 425-338-6600; www.snoco.org; www.DancePulse.info.

Diabetic foot care education: 9:30 a.m. second Saturdays, Shoes ‘N’ Feet store, 1203-R SE Everett Mall Way, Everett (across from the mall); free; 425-348-7306; www.shoesnfeet.com.

First aid and CPR classes: 9 a.m. to noon for first aid and 1 to 4 p.m. for CPR, second Saturdays, Snohomish County Fire Protection District No. 22, 8424 99th Ave. NE, Arlington; free, but sign up at 360-659-6400; students must attend both sessions on each date; cards issued upon completion remain valid for two years.

First aid, baby-sitting, child safety classes: Marysville Public Library, 6120 Grove St., Marysville; registration required; 360-363-8400.

Free mammograms: By appointment for the uninsured or underinsured, Citrine Health, 2817 Rockefeller Ave., Everett; 425-259-9899.

Senior exercise: 9:30 and 10:30 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays; $2; Arbor Place, Silver Lake, 12806 Bothell-Everett Highway; aerobics, balance; 425-338-3227.

South County Senior Center events: 220 Railroad Ave., Edmonds; 425-774-5555; www.scscedmonds.org.

  • Reflexology presentation, 11 a.m. to noon Jan. 13; free, but sign up at 425-774-5555.

  • Enhanced fitness, 9:30 to 10:30 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays; $30 and $35 per month.

  • Soft exercise, 10:30 to 11 a.m. Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays; $20 and $25 per month.

    Stevens Hospital classes: 21601 76th Ave. W., Edmonds; registration required; 425-640-4066; www.stevenshospital.org. Classes on fourth floor unless otherwise noted.

  • Yoga for a healthy mind and body, choose 3:30 to 4:30 p.m. or 4:45 to 5:40 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, Jan. 13, 18, 20, 25 and 27; $11 per class, first class free.

  • Prenatal yoga, 5:50 to 6:30 p.m. Mondays and Wednesdays, Jan. 13, 18, 20, 25, 27; $11 per class, first class free.

  • Preoperative joint class, 1:30 to 3:30 p.m. Jan. 22; free.

    Women’s Healthy Aging talk: 2 to 4 p.m. Jan. 16, Pacific Wine &Kitchen, 6915 Evergreen Way, Everett; get recipes for and discuss effective weight loss, blood sugar management and cholesterol-lowering techniques; $42; 425-353-6468.

    Women’s wellness classes and events: Women’s Wellness Center, 2817 Rockefeller Ave., Everett; 425-259-9899; www.womenswellnesscenter.org. Classes are for drop-in guests as space permits. January special: 10 classes for $10, for Women’s Wellness Center members and nonmembers.

  • Circuit training room open, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m. Mondays through Fridays.

  • Intermediate core yoga, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Mondays.

  • Belly dancing, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Mondays.

  • Gentle yoga, noon to 1 p.m. Tuesdays.

  • Alignment yoga, 5:30 to 6:30 p.m. Wednesdays.

  • Yoga 101, noon to 1 p.m. Thursdays.

  • Core yoga for all skill levels, noon to 1 p.m. Fridays.

    Yoga for seniors: 2:30 to 3:45 p.m. and 5:30 to 7:15 p.m. Tuesdays, 1:30 to 2:45 p.m. Thursdays, Stillaguamish Senior Center, 18308 Smokey Point Blvd., Arlington; sign up at 360-653-4551.

    Volunteers

    American Red Cross: The Whidbey Island and Camano Island chapters seek volunteer health and safety instructors able to teach community classes at least once a month; 360-257-2096, 888-216-5727.

    MS Helping Hands: Seeks volunteers for regular shifts, 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tuesdays through Thursdays, 9792 Edmonds Way, Suite 229, Edmonds; 425-712-1804.

    Providence Hospice and Home Care: Home care volunteer information session, 6 to 8 p.m. Jan. 20, downtown Everett. Call 425-261-4815 by Jan. 15 to register and get directions.