Colorado Springs area wellness events starting June 12, 2018

By Carlotta Olson Published: June 12, 2018 0

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ADA Celebration Luncheon - Celebrating Veterans with Disabilities - 11:15 a.m.-1 p.m. July 26, Hotel Elegante, 2886 S. Circle Drive, free. Reservations: tinyurl.com/ybnn69o3.

Benefit Show and Concert - Local performers, games, food, drink and more, to benefit the Multiple Sclerosis Alliance, 6-10 p.m. Aug. 23, Hillside Gardens and Events Center, 1006 S. Institute Ave., $5-$10; msasoco.org.

Climb for Courage Stair Climb Race and Family Festival - To benefit Children's Hospital Colorado, Colorado Springs, 8:30 a.m.-noon June 23, Falcon Stadium, Air Force Academy, $20-$35 with a $50 minimum fundraising for ages 18 and older. Registration: climbforcourage.org.

Colorado Springs Senior Center - 1514 N. Hancock Ave., $1. Registration: 955-3400, tinyurl.com/yanx8k37. - Overcoming Sugar Addiction, 1-2 p.m. Wednesday. - Why Your Knee is Killing You and Possible Remedies, noon-1 p.m. Thursday. - Preventing & Reversing Alzheimer's No. 2 - Nutrition, 10-11 a.m. Friday. - Protect Your Skin from the Inside Out, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Monday. - Parkinson's 101, 9:30-11:30 a.m. June 22. - Understanding Your DNR Status, 1-2:30 p.m. July 9. - Know the 10 Warning Signs of Alzheimer's, 10-11:30 a.m. July 10. - Introduction to Medicare, 2-3 p.m. July 12. - Hydration Stations, 1-3 p.m. July 13. - The Missing Link of Weight Loss, 1-2 p.m. July 17. - Nurse Chats: Six Warning Signs, 10-11 a.m. July 18. - Preventing & Reversing Alzheimer's No. 3 - Lifestyle, 10-11 a.m. July 20. - Lutein for Eye, Skin and Brain Health, 10-11:30 a.m. July 23. - Planning for Long Term Care, 10-11:30 a.m. July 25, free. - What is Acupuncture & Chinese Medicine? 10-11 a.m. Aug. 1. - Palliative Service, 10-11 a.m. Aug. 3. - Juicing Your Way to Vitality, 10:30-11:30 a.m. Aug. 6.

Fundraising Gala and Silent Auction - To benefit Life Network, 5:30-9 p.m. Sept. 27, Hotel Elegante, 2886 S. Circle Drive, donations accepted. Reservations: elifenetwork.com/events.

Heart Failure University - UCHealth Memorial Hospital Central, Black Conference Room, 1400 E. Boulder St., sixth Floor, East Tower, free; 635-7172, ext. 1138. - Congestive Heart Failure Overview, 2-4 p.m. July 10.

National Alliance on Mental Illness - Free. - Mental Health First Aid Training, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. June 22, Citizens Service Center, 1675 Garden of the God Road. Registration: tinyurl.com/ydxh2ets.

Pikes Peak Special Rodeo - 9 a.m.-noon July 7, to benefit Colorado Springs Therapeutic Riding Center and Pikes Peak Therapeutic Riding Center, ProRodeo Hall of Fame, 101 Pro Rodeo Drive; tinyurl.com/y9txnxnf.

Ride to Benefit the Walk to End Alzheimer's - To benefit Colorado Springs Alzheimer's Association, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. Saturday, Pikes Peak Harley Davidson, 5867 N. Nevada Ave., $20-$25; tinyurl.com/y93ug7v3.

UCHealth Memorial Hospital HealthLink classes, screenings and programs - Registration: 444-2273, option 3, uchealth.org/healthlink. - Power to Prevent Type 2 Diabetes: Healthy Choices Bring Powerful Changes, 6-7:45 p.m. July 11, UCHealth Memorial Hospital North, 4050 Briargate Parkway, $20.

Walk to End Alzheimer's - To benefit the Alzheimer's Association, 7:30 a.m. Sept. 15, America the Beautiful Park, 126 Cimino Drive. Registration: 1-800-272-3900, alz.org/co.

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