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This 6-week course, developed by Stanford University, is for anyone with diabetes, pre-diabetes, or at risk for diabetes. Participants will learn how to prevent low blood sugar; prevent and delay complications of diabetes; eat well; use medications effectively; manage pain, fatigue and depression; solve problems and set goals.
Program is sponsored by Centralina Area Agency on Aging.
Program is free (valued over $400) - must be able to attend 4 out of 6 sessions.
Registration Deadline: August 31, 2018
Registration/Info: Cherryville Branch Library - 704.435.6767
2:00pm – 4:00pm | Free
Instructors: Pam Bryson & Audrey Hunt, Gaston Co. ECA Member
Registration Deadline: Sept. 24th - contact 704.865.3291or firstname.lastname@example.org
This award-winning program (8 sessions) focuses on fall prevention and increasing physical activity. Designed to improve balance, flexibility and strength. Workshop includes activities to improve balance and strengthen muscles as well as discussion about fall prevention steps to make throughout your home. Program is sponsored by the Centralina Area Agency on Aging.
Melt-Aways Weight Loss Support Group: Tues., October 23rd
(please note October’s meeting time is different from regular schedule)
6:00pm – 7:00pm | Free (You may come as early as 5:30pm to weigh-in)
Registration deadline: None
Facilitators: Pam Bryson & Pam Davis
Come out and join us in a fun free weight loss program. We will discuss different topics monthly. If there is information anyone needs we will work to provide it. We will have challenges and all kinds of fun while helping each other loss weight. Support is one of the main things that help with weight loss. We are asking participates if you would like to bring a $1.00 gift or fruit for the person that loses the most weight that week. Also, for the ones who would like to join we are doing a put $5.00 in the pot until December and the person who loses the most weight between September and the December weigh in gets the money.
Learn to Knit Mittens Using 2 Needles: Tues., Oct. 9, 16 and 23
10:00am - 12:00pm | free
Instructor: Ruth Ferns
Registration deadline: Oct. 4th - contact 704.865.3291or email@example.com
Learn to knit a pair of mittens by using 2 needles. Bring a size 6, 7, or 8 needles. Yarn and instructions will be supplied.
Rooms reserved for Extension/ECA programming.