Classes, Events & Groups

The Nutman is Coming to Ripon Medical Center

Date
March 28, 2017 - March 29, 2017
Time
Location

Ripon Medical Center
845 Parkside Street
Ripon, WI 54971
United States

The public is invited to attend a candy and nut sale by The Nutman Company, sponsored by the Ripon Medical Center Auxiliary. This event is scheduled from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. by the Ripon Medical Center Atrium by the gift shop.

The Nutman Company features 150 fine quality nuts, chocolates, snack mixes and candies at reasonable prices! This is a great opportunity to pick up a special gift or satisfy your sweet tooth.

Proceeds benefit Ripon Medical Center programs and services. Visa and MasterCard are welcome.

For more information, call Kim Bresser, Volunteer Services, at (920) 745-3670.

Waupun - Grief Matters Adult Grief Support Group (Open)

Date
Time
Location

Waupun Memorial Hospital
Hospital Chapel
620 West Brown Street
Waupun, WI 53963
United States

Open bereavement support group for anyone who has experienced the death of a loved one.

Registration is not required for open groups. 

Infant Massage

Date
Time
Location

Agnesian HealthCare Journeys: a health resource center
430 East Division Street
Fond du Lac, WI 54935
United States

Infant massage is nourishment for healthy development of baby’s mind, body and spirit. Loving touch lessens tension, fussiness and irritability; enhances bonding; aids in growth and development; improves baby’s sleep and increases circulation.

This Agnesian HealthCare class is for newborns that are not yet crawling. Participants should bring a soft blanket to the class. 

Walk With a Doc "After Hours" - Forest Mall

Date
Time
Location

Forest Mall
835 Johnson Street
Fond du Lac, WI 54935
United States

Agnesian HealthCare is partnering with Walk With a Doc to create a safe, walkable community.

The collaborative mission is to encourage healthy physical activity in people of all ages, and reverse the consequences of a sedentary lifestyle in order to improve the health and well-being of the country.

Join Agnesian HealthCare providers on Tuesdays and Thursdays from 8:30 to 9:30 a.m. to begin your commitment of improved health and well-being.

Step it Up! The Surgeon General of the United States recommends 150 minutes of weekly exercise to:

  • Lower your risk of heart disease and stroke, type 2 diabetes, breast and colon cancers, and depression
  • Maintain or lose weight
  • Boost your energy
  • Improve your sleep
  • Reduce stress
  • Redue your risk of falls
  • Delay the onset of cognitive decline and dementia
  • Increase sense of well-being and more!

For more information, call Journeys: a health resource center at (920) 926-4961, visit agnesian.com/walk-with-a-doc or visit walkwithadoc.org.

*Our healthcare providers do their best to be at the Forest Mall at the times indicated. However, due to emergencies or unforeseen circumstance, there might be a time where they are not present.

 

Running for All Levels

Date
Time
Location

Ripon Medical Center Green Lake Room
845 Parkside Street
Ripon, WI 54971
United States

Run faster and farther, no matter your experience. Join Dan Garcia, PT, DPT, physical therapist, for an educational program for runners of all levels. Learn more about proper nutrition, running gear, training strategies, injury prevention, race preparation and more!

Gait analysis checks will be offered after presentation. 

Preregistration is required.

Domestic Violence Support Group - Shine

Date
Time
Location

Domestic Violence Services
21 S. Marr Street
Fond du Lac, WI 54935
United States

Shine is a support group for women who have been abused physically, sexually, verbally and emotionally, or who are currently involved in a domestic violence relationship.

Shine is an open support group and meets Thursday evenings from 5 to 6 p.m. at Domestic Violence Services, 21 S. Marr Street, Fond du Lac.

For more information about this free support group, call (920) 926-4207. An individual needs-assessment meeting is required before participating in the support group.

Affected Family Members Group

Date
Time
Location

Domestic Violence Services
21 S. Marr Street
Fond du Lac, WI 54935
United States

Domestic violence affects everyone involved, including the family and friends of the person being abused. The Affected Family Members Group provides family and friends a place of support, healing and learning to help support loved ones while they are in the abusive relationship and after thay have left the abusive relationship.

This open support group meets the first and third Thursday of each month from 4 to 5 p.m. 

For more information about this free support group, call (920) 926-4207. Contact with the Domestic Violence Program must be made prior to participating in this group.

Family members and friends must be at least 18 years of age to participate in this support group.

First Place 4 Health

Date
Time
Location

Agnesian HealthCare 6th Floor Meeting Room
430 E. Division Street
Fond du Lac, WI 54935
United States

Begin a new way of thinking about health, and a renewed mind, body and spirit through a biblical approach to weight loss and overall health management. Sessions include:

  • Christ-centered priorities: Bible study, prayer and scripture memory
  • Choices for health: Addressing the whole person - emotions, mind, body and spirit
  • Community: Support and accountability through a small group. Individuals will receive a First Place 4 Health members kit.

Preregistration is required by March 20.

Prenatal Yoga

Date
Time
Location

St. Agnes Chapel
430 E. Division Street
Fond du Lac, WI 54935
United States

Designed to both nurture and challenge your body, prenatal yoga inspires trust in birthing through meditation, breathing and movement. Expectant mothers will benefit from much-needed relaxation, while strengthening the muscles that support baby during pregnancy adn labor.

Join Lora Vahlsing, certified Hatha Yoga instructor, for a four-week mixed level prenatal yoga class for all levels and any trimester of pregnancy. This is a great opportunity to reconnect with your body's natural wisdom about birth and bond with baby.

Class dates include Mondays, April 3 to 24.

Individuals should bring a yoga mat to each class.

Pre-registration is required.

Enroll in three consecutive months of prenatal yoga classes and receive 10 percent off (savings of $15!). Call (920) 926-4961 for promotional code.

Gentle Yoga - Ripon

Date
Time
Location

Ripon Wellness Center
845 Parkside Street
Ripon, WI 54971
United States

Join Jenni Borell, E-RYT, certified integrative yoga for seniors instructor and certified essential low back program instructor, to release tension, increase range of motion, and energize through this slow-paced, therapeutically-oriented class. Suitable for all ages and abilities.

Individuals should bring a  yoga mat and blanket to each class.

RMC Wellness Center members attend at no cost, and should register with an RMC Wellness Center associate.

Preregistration is required.

Class dates include Mondays, April 3, 17 & 24.

RMC Triathlon

This Ripon Medical Center event combines the rich history of the Green Lake Conference Center, its beautiful grounds and the deepest inland lake in Wisconsin to attract racers from all over the Midwest. The course includes an amazing lake swim, rolling hills on the bike and secluded run course making this triathlon perfect for beginners to veterans.