Diabetes Self-Management Workshop Beginning September 16th

September 8, 2019

Negaunee, MI – Do you have Diabetes? Do you care for someone living with Diabetes? If so you are welcome to attend this FREE workshop starting in September 2019!

A Diabetes Self-Management Workshop is being offered at the Negaunee Senior Center beginning on Monday, September 16th, 2019. The Diabetes –PATH (Personal Action Towards Health) workshop is a six-week program designed to provide the skills and tools needed by people living with or caring for someone with Type 2 diabetes to improve their health and manage their symptoms. As a result, participants are better equipped to face the daily challenges of living with diabetes. Two trained leaders conduct the workshop that was developed by Stanford University. Subjects covered include: symptoms of diabetes, stress, managing fatigue and emotional problems, exercise, healthy eating, medications, and working with health care providers.

This six week workshop will meet on Mondays, from 1:00 pm until 3:30 pm at the Negaunee Senior Center located at 410 Jackson St., Negaunee, MI 49866 beginning September 16th and ending October 21st, 2019. Class sizes are limited and pre-registration is required. Family and caregivers of those with diabetes are welcome. There is NO cost to attend this workshop and materials are provided. Please call the Negaunee Senior Center at (906)475-6266 to register. This FREE community diabetes program is made possible by the U.P Diabetes Outreach Network, UPCAP and the West End Health Foundation.

Rally Sunday Picnic at Messiah Lutheran September 8th

September 8, 2019

Marquette, MI – The community is invited to Messiah Lutheran Church for its annual end-of-summer picnic at 11:30 am on Sunday, September 8. Activities will include games and arts and crafts for kids, food, ice cream and more. This is also Rally Day, the kickoff of the Sunday School year beginning at the 10:30 am worship service. All are invited to both events. Messiah is located at 305 W. Magnetic St. in Marquette. For more information about Rally Day, Sunday School, or other programs at Messiah, please call 225-1119 or go to www.messiahlutheranmqt.org for more information.