News From Terre Haute, Indiana

April 29, 2014

What’s Going On — Health & Fitness: April 30, 2014


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TERRE HAUTE — Clay County

• Blood drive, 8 a.m. to noon Saturday, Indiana National Guard Armory, 970 W. Craig Ave., Brazil, sponsored by Indiana Blood Center, 800-632-4722 or www.donorpoint.org.

• Dine with a Doc Brunch, free, 10 a.m. to noon May 7, Clay County Citizens’ Center, 120 S. Franklin St., Brazil; with Richard Fitch, Ph.D., on herbal supplements; lunch from Bethesda Gardens; reservations, 812-917-4970 or loriaplin@gmail.com.

Greene County

• Blood drives, 8 a.m. to noon Thursday, Indiana Division of Reclamation, 14619 W. Indiana 48, Jasonville; and 2 to 6 p.m. Tuesday, Select Insurance Services Inc., 210 E. Main St., Worthington, sponsored by Indiana Blood Center, 800-632-4722 or www.donorpoint.org.

• Shakamak Hounds Hike, families $20, individuals $10, 8:30 a.m. Saturday registration, hike at 9 a.m., Shakamak Park cabin, 6265 W. Indiana 48, Jasonville; registration gifts for dogs; $5 gate fee, active military and veterans free; information, 812-665-2158.

Parke County

• Blood drives, 9 to 11 a.m. today, Scott Pet Products, 1543 U.S. 41, Rockville; 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Friday, Rockville High School, 506 N. Beadle St.; and 1 to 5 p.m. May 7, Rockville Correctional Facility, 811 W. 50 North, sponsored by Indiana Blood Center, 800-632-4722 or www.donorpoint.org.

Putnam County

• Blood drives, 1:30 to 3 p.m. today, Mill Pond Health Campus, 1014 Mill Pond Lane, Greencastle; and 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Thursday, Greencastle High School, 910 E. Washington St.,sponsored by Indiana Blood Center, 800-632-4722 or www.donorpoint.org.

Vigo County

• “State of the Nation’s Childhood Immunizations,” 12:30 to 1:30 p.m. today, Atrium Conference Room, Union Hospital East, 1606 N. Seventh St.; by Anne Schuchat, MD, assistant surgeon general of U.S. Public Health Service; reservations, 812-238-7277.

• Tai Chi with Denise Duggan, 4 to 5 p.m. today, Wabash Activity Center, 300 S. Fifth St.; members $20 per month, non-members $30 per month, both unlimited classes, including daytime; information, 812-232-3245 or www.wabashseniorcenter.org.

• Zumba Gold Toning introductory class with Cathleen Drobny, $2, 5:30 p.m. today, Wabash Activity Center, Fifth and Poplar streets; information, 765-832-3807.

• “Advances in Hip Pain Relief” seminar, free, 6 p.m. today, Landsbaum Center for Health Education, 1433 N. 61⁄2 St.; presented by Stephen Fern, MD, UAP Clinic orthopedic surgeon; reservations required, 812-242-3085 or cspivey@uapclinic.com.

• Zumba Gold with Cathleen Drobny, 5:45 p.m. Friday, 5:30 p.m. Monday, Wabash Activity Center, Fifth and Poplar streets; information, 765-832-3807.

• Blood drive, 2:30 to 4:30 p.m. Thursday, Gibault Children’s Services, 6301 U.S. 41, sponsored by Indiana Blood Center, 800-632-4722 or  www.donorpoint.org.

• iWalk Wabash Valley: Backpacking Babies, ages 18 and up, free, 10 to 11:30 a.m. Thursday and weekly through Aug. 17, Elliot Woods Trailhead, Prairie Creek Park; explore nature with baby on forest hike; baby backpack or carrier required, no strollers; Body Mass Index testing; health, fitness, nutrition tips; registration required, 812-462-3392.

• Free blood pressure and blood glucose screenings, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday, Minority Health Coalition Inc., 1101 S. 13th St., 812-234-8713.

• iWalk Wabash Valley: Early Bird Stroll, ages 18 and up, free, 7 to 8 a.m. Monday and weekly through Aug. 4, Dewey Point Trailhead, Wabashiki Wetlands; registration required, 812-462-3392.

• Blood drive, 9:45 to 11:30 a.m. Tuesday, Westminster Village, 1120 Davis Drive, sponsored by Indiana Blood Center, 800-632-4722 or www.donorpoint.org.

• Blood drives, May 7; 8 a.m. to 12:30 p.m., Hamilton Center, 2701 Crawford St.; and 2:30 to 5:15 p.m., Lost Creek Elementary School, 6701 Wabash Ave.,sponsored by Indiana Blood Center, 800-632-4722 or www.donorpoint.org.