St. Elizabeth Community Education Calendar - July 2017

Thursday, July 6, 13, 20 & 27, 2017

Loss and Grief Education and Support Meeting
If you have experienced loss of any kind, join the support group facilitated by the Grief Recovery Center to help you through the grieving process.

Meets Every Thursday
St. Elizabeth Hospital
Sr. Linda Conference Room
FREE – No Registration Required


Monday, July 10, 2017 and Monday July 24, 2017
Total Joint Replacement Education Class
If you are considering knee or hip replacement surgery, you and a loved one may want to attend a Total Joint Replacement Class even before a surgery date is set. Monthly classes are held to provide you with an opportunity to meet others electing to have knee or hip replacement surgery and to meet the team of health professionals at St. Elizabeth Hospital who will guide you through each step of the process from pre-admission to rehabilitation.

St. Elizabeth Hospital
Sr. Linda Conference Room
FREE- Registration Required


Tuesday, July 11, 2017
Alzheimer’s Services of the Capital Area Caregiver Network
Monthly supportive meetings for caregivers to network with one another. Meets first Tuesday of each month.

St. Elizabeth Hospital
Sr. Linda Conference Room
FREE – No Registration Required


Tuesday, July 11, 18, & 25, 2017
Al-Anon Meeting
If you are bothered by someone's drinking, Al-Anon Groups may be able to help. We are a fellowship of men, and women who share our experience, strength and hope in order to solve our common problems.

Meets Every Tuesday, No meeting on July 4th Holiday
6:30PM-7:30 PM
Sr. Linda Conference Room
FREE - Call 225-924-0029 for more information


Tuesday, July 11, 2017 Thriving with Diabetes
Topic: Update on Diabetes Research
Speaker: Dr. Daniel Hsia, Pennington Biomedical Research Center
Please join Dr. Hsia to discuss the latest research for Diabetes and Pre-Diabetes. Also learn how you can get informed on current and future studies that are aimed at improving your health.

St. Elizabeth Hospital
Sr. Vernola Conference Room
FREE – Registration Preferred


Wednesday, July 19, 2017
Topic: PB&J “Protect Your Bones and Joints”
Speaker: Charla B. Johnson, MSN, RN, ONC- Certified Orthopaedic Nurse Join us for an interactive, fun, and engaging discussion on musculoskeletal disorders and how to prevent them. This USBJI program is designed for teens to prevent injury and promote bone and joint health in adolescent years. Lite lunch provided.
St. Elizabeth Hospital
Sr. Linda Conference Room
FREE - Registration Required

Tuesday, July 25, 2017
Growing Up: GIRLS A Class for Preteen Girls
Help your daughter understand the physical and emotional changes she will experience as she goes through puberty. Join us for a matter-of-fact and reassuring discussion on this normal part of growing up. Designed for girls ages 9-11and their moms.
6:00PM-7:30PM St. Elizabeth Hospital
Sr. Vernola Conference Room
FEE: $15 Pre-Registration Required


Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday, July 25, 26, 27, 2017
Topic: Not a #Number
Speaker: Ashleigh Fuller, MA
Not a #Number is an interactive, five-module prevention curriculum designed to teach youth how to protect themselves from human trafficking and exploitation through information, critical thinking, and skill development. It is designed for youth ages 13-17.
Ascension Parish Library – GONZALES Branch
FREE –Registration Required
Call St. Elizabeth at 621-2906 to Register


News Posted June 09, 2017