Colorado Springs area wellness events starting May 15, 2018

Health Notes appears on a space-available basis, free for nonprofits. Listings appear at the discretion of The Gazette. Send information at least two weeks in advance: email listings@gazette.com.

By Carlotta Olson Updated: May 15, 2018 at 7:51 am • Published: May 15, 2018 0

Health Notes appears on a space-available basis, free for nonprofits. Listings appear at the discretion of The Gazette. Send information at least two weeks in advance: email listings@gazette.com.

   

Art Show - To benefit The Living Center at Sunny Vista, 4-7:30 p.m. Friday, 2445 E. Cache La Poudre St.; 471-8700, sunnyvista.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 Heart and Stroke Walk - To benefit the American Heart Association,8 a.m.-noon June 9, Colorado Springs Switchbacks, 6303 Barnes Road. Registration: tinyurl.com/yckq3nmp.

Cowgirls & Cocktails - to benefit those faced with breast cancer, 5-9 p.m. June 8, Norris-Penrose Indoor Events Center, 1045 Lower Gold Camp Road, $65 through June 4, $80 after June 4. Reservations: cowgirlsandcocktails.org/events.

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. - How to Manage Other Diagnoses in Addition to CHF, 2-4 p.m. June 12. - Congestive Heart Failure Overview, 2-4 p.m. July 10. - Guideline Directed Medical Therapy for CHF, 2-4 p.m. Aug. 14. - Diet Management for CHF, 2-4 p.m. Sept. 11. - Exercise/Activity Recommendations, 2-4 p.m. Oct. 9. - Community Resources with Discussion about Palliative Care, 2-4 p.m. Nov. 13. - How to Manage Other Diagnoses in Addition to CHF, 2-4 p.m. Dec. 11.

National Alliance on Mental Illness - Free.. - Mental Health First Aid Training, 8 a.m.-5 p.m. Friday, Citizens Service Center, 1675 Garden of the God Road. Registration: tinyurl.com/ydxh2ets. - NAMI Family to-Family, 12-week course for family caregivers of individuals with mental illness, begins 6-8:30 p.m. May 23, 510 E. Willamette Ave., free. Registration: 473-8477, info@namicos.org.

Rally for the Cure Tennis and Gala - To benefit Susan G. Komen for the Cure, June 8-10, The Broadmoor, 1 Lake Ave., go online for cost. Registration: tinyurl.com/y9tl2dst.

Ride to Benefit the Walk to End Alzheimer's - To benefit Colorado Springs Alzheimer's Association, 8:30 a.m.-4 p.m. June 16, Pikes Peak Harley Davidson, 5867 N. Nevada Ave., $20-$25; tinyurl.com/y93ug7v3.

Silver Key Caregiver Series - 1655 W. Murray Blvd., free; 884-2350. - Addressing Gaps in Health Care: The Evolution of Supportive Care, 1:30-3 p.m. June 11.

Skin Cancer Screening - 8-10:30 a.m. May 25, Peak Vista Family Health Center, 225 S. Union Blvd., free. Registration: 444-2273, tinyurl.com/skincancerscreening.

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 for Life - To benefit Life Network, 7 a.m.-noon June 2, Memorial Park, 1605 E. Pikes Peak Ave. Registration: walkforlife.com.

Comment Policy

Like us on Facebook