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A FINANCIAL CHECKLIST FOR NEW PARENTS is at 6 p.m. Jan. 18 at St. Francis Eastside. Register online at www.stfrancishealth.org/ or call 864-675-4400.
FREE! A NEW YOU: MAKING AND KEEPING HEALTHY RESOLUTIONS is at noon Jan. 3 and at 6 p.m. Jan. 8 in the Community Education Classroom on the first floor of the Medical Office Building at St. Francis Millennium. Learn how to make realistic resolutions for a healthy new year. To register, call 864-400-3651.
FREE! STRESS MANAGEMENT is at 6 p.m. Jan. 22 and Feb. 26 in the Community Education Classroom on the first floor of the Medical Office Building at St. Francis Millennium. To register, call 864-400-3651.
FREE! STRESS AND EMOTIONAL EATING is at noon Feb. 7 and at 6 p.m. Feb. 5 in the Community Education Classroom on the first floor of the Medical Office Building at St. Francis Millennium. Identify your personal triggers for emotional eating and develop skills to make change. To register, call 864-400-3651.
FREE! A WEIGHT MANAGEMENT SUPPORT GROUP meets 5 – 6:30 p.m. each Thursday at Greenville Health System’s Patewood Medical Campus. For more information, call 864-522-3144.
FREE! CLASSES ARE OFFERED at South Carolina BLUE at Magnolia Park in Greenville. Classes include yoga, healthy cooking, Zumba and more. For details, visit www.scblueretailcenters.com/Events.
LEAP OF FAITH FARM, LLC needs volunteers ages 14 and older to assist special needs children and adults with therapeutic horseback riding lessons. Volunteers assist as side walkers and horse leaders. No horse experience is necessary. Training is provided. For details, contact Melissa Palotta at 864-351-9222 or email@example.com.
LEARN A NEW LANGUAGE at Upstate International. Classes are offered in Chinese, English, French, German, Italian, Japanese and Spanish. For details, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
WOMEN’S HEART SCREENINGS are offered at the Greenville Health System Women’s Heart Center. The screening focuses on the factors that closely relate to heart disease such as blood pressure, weight, cholesterol, nutrition and sleep. The cost is $100. To register, visit ghs.org/events.
UPSTATE MOPS (Easley/Powdersville) meets the first and third Tuesday mornings of each month, September – May, at Mount Moriah Baptist Church in Piedmont. Expectant moms and those with children ages kindergarten and younger are invited. Childcare is provided. Annual dues are $75 each with scholarships available. For more information, join the group’s Facebook page (Upstate Mops) or call Erin at 864-640-0302.