Michiana Calendar

September 2014

Experience the tranquility of a relaxing hour of yoga amongst beautiful blooms and gentle waterfalls.  Beginning on June 14th Wellfield Botanic Gardens is offering weekly weekend yoga...

Cost: $7/members, $10/non-members

Where:
Wellfield Botanic Gardens
1011 N. Main Street
Elkhart, IN  46514
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Sponsor: Wellfield Botanic Gardens
Telephone: 574-266-2006
Contact Name: Angela Bell
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This program is for grieving people to gain knowledge and strength to walk through grief to a greater sense of wholeness. “Good Grief” covers topics such as why you...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hospice at Home
05055 Blue Star Highway
South Haven, MI  49090
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Sponsor: Hospice at Home, a Lakeland HealthCare Affiliate
Telephone: (269) 637-3825
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This program is for grieving people to gain knowledge and strength to walk through grief to a greater sense of wholeness. “Good Grief” covers topics such as why you...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hospice at Home
4025 Health Park Lane
St. Joseph, MI  49085
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Sponsor: Hospice at Home, a Lakeland HealthCare Affiliate
Telephone: (269) 429-7100
Website »

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This program is for grieving people to gain knowledge and strength to walk through grief to a greater sense of wholeness. “Good Grief” covers topics such as why you...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hospice at Home
4017 Chamberlain Road
Buchanan, MI
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Sponsor: Hospice at Home, a Lakeland HealthCare Affiliate
Telephone: (269) 695-1099
Website »

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FLIP is an eight-week program that combines the three essential components for permanent weight loss: nutrition education, behavior modification, and exercise. Cost is $250 and includes all...

Cost: $250

Where:
Center for Outpatient Services, St. Joseph
Pharmacy Conference Room
3900 Hollywood Road
St. Joseph, MI  49085
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Sponsor: Lakeland HealthCare
Telephone: (269) 556-7171
Website »

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This program is for grieving people to gain knowledge and strength to walk through grief to a greater sense of wholeness. “Good Grief” covers topics such as why you...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hospice at Home
4025 Health Park Lane
St. Joseph, MI  49085
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Sponsor: Hospice at Home, a Lakeland HealthCare Affiliate
Telephone: (269) 429-7100
Website »

More information

This program is for grieving people to gain knowledge and strength to walk through grief to a greater sense of wholeness. “Good Grief” covers topics such as why you...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hospice at Home
05055 Blue Star Highway
South Haven, MI  49090
View map »


Sponsor: Hospice at Home, a Lakeland HealthCare Affiliate
Telephone: (269) 637-3825
Website »

More information

This program is for grieving people to gain knowledge and strength to walk through grief to a greater sense of wholeness. “Good Grief” covers topics such as why you...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hospice at Home
4017 Chamberlain Road
Buchanan, MI
View map »


Sponsor: Hospice at Home, a Lakeland HealthCare Affiliate
Telephone: (269) 695-1099
Website »

More information

FLIP is an eight-week program that combines the three essential components for permanent weight loss: nutrition education, behavior modification, and exercise. Cost is $250 and includes all...

Cost: $250

Where:
Center for Outpatient Services, St. Joseph
Pharmacy Conference Room
3900 Hollywood Road
St. Joseph, MI  49085
View map »


Sponsor: Lakeland HealthCare
Telephone: (269) 556-7171
Website »

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This program is for grieving people to gain knowledge and strength to walk through grief to a greater sense of wholeness. “Good Grief” covers topics such as why you...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hospice at Home
05055 Blue Star Highway
South Haven, MI  49090
View map »


Sponsor: Hospice at Home, a Lakeland HealthCare Affiliate
Telephone: (269) 637-3825
Website »

More information

This program is for grieving people to gain knowledge and strength to walk through grief to a greater sense of wholeness. “Good Grief” covers topics such as why you...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hospice at Home
4025 Health Park Lane
St. Joseph, MI  49085
View map »


Sponsor: Hospice at Home, a Lakeland HealthCare Affiliate
Telephone: (269) 429-7100
Website »

More information

This program is for grieving people to gain knowledge and strength to walk through grief to a greater sense of wholeness. “Good Grief” covers topics such as why you...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hospice at Home
4017 Chamberlain Road
Buchanan, MI
View map »


Sponsor: Hospice at Home, a Lakeland HealthCare Affiliate
Telephone: (269) 695-1099
Website »

More information

FLIP is an eight-week program that combines the three essential components for permanent weight loss: nutrition education, behavior modification, and exercise. Cost is $250 and includes all...

Cost: $250

Where:
Center for Outpatient Services, St. Joseph
Pharmacy Conference Room
3900 Hollywood Road
St. Joseph, MI  49085
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Sponsor: Lakeland HealthCare
Telephone: (269) 556-7171
Website »

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WEDNESDAYS The Friendship Group Every Wednesday enjoy meeting other older adults for fun, friendship and activities. We meet each Wednesday at the Charles Martin Youth Center, 802 Lincolnway...

Cost: $1.00 each visit

Where:
Charles Martin Youth Center
802 Lincolnway West
South Bend, IN  46616
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Sponsor: Friendship Group
Telephone: 574-291-7898
Contact Name: Sharon Fisko

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Age 50 and older Fee $18/person for 6 sessions Boomers, meet other people interested in walking for fitness on the scenic park trails. Each walk will last 40 minutes, followed by...

Cost: $18/person

Where:
St. Patrick's County Park: Brown Barn
50651 Laurel Rd
South Bend, IN  46637
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Telephone: 574674-3155

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The Center for Health Enhancement is now holding a Breastfeeding Support Group for all breastfeeding mothers (and their babies) as well as expectant mothers.   Led by...

Cost: Free

Where:
Center for Outpatient Services, St. Joseph
3900 Hollywood Road
Saint Joseph, MI  49085
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Sponsor: Lakeland HealthCare
Telephone: (269) 927-5355
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This program is for grieving people to gain knowledge and strength to walk through grief to a greater sense of wholeness. “Good Grief” covers topics such as why you...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hospice at Home
4025 Health Park Lane
St. Joseph, MI  49085
View map »


Sponsor: Hospice at Home, a Lakeland HealthCare Affiliate
Telephone: (269) 429-7100
Website »

More information

This program is for grieving people to gain knowledge and strength to walk through grief to a greater sense of wholeness. “Good Grief” covers topics such as why you...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hospice at Home
05055 Blue Star Highway
South Haven, MI  49090
View map »


Sponsor: Hospice at Home, a Lakeland HealthCare Affiliate
Telephone: (269) 637-3825
Website »

More information

This program is for grieving people to gain knowledge and strength to walk through grief to a greater sense of wholeness. “Good Grief” covers topics such as why you...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hospice at Home
4017 Chamberlain Road
Buchanan, MI
View map »


Sponsor: Hospice at Home, a Lakeland HealthCare Affiliate
Telephone: (269) 695-1099
Website »

More information

FLIP is an eight-week program that combines the three essential components for permanent weight loss: nutrition education, behavior modification, and exercise. Cost is $250 and includes all...

Cost: $250

Where:
Center for Outpatient Services, St. Joseph
Pharmacy Conference Room
3900 Hollywood Road
St. Joseph, MI  49085
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Sponsor: Lakeland HealthCare
Telephone: (269) 556-7171
Website »

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God’s Time for Little Ones: Thursday Mornings 10:30-11:30  Beginning a new year – August 21st, 2014 Ages 3-5  Free story hour.  Classes are held every Thursday...

Cost: free

Where:
Peace Lutheran School
16791 Cleveland Rd
Granger, IN  46530
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Telephone: 574-273-8260
Contact Name: Terry Steinke

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This program is for grieving people to gain knowledge and strength to walk through grief to a greater sense of wholeness. “Good Grief” covers topics such as why you...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hospice at Home
05055 Blue Star Highway
South Haven, MI  49090
View map »


Sponsor: Hospice at Home, a Lakeland HealthCare Affiliate
Telephone: (269) 637-3825
Website »

More information

This program is for grieving people to gain knowledge and strength to walk through grief to a greater sense of wholeness. “Good Grief” covers topics such as why you...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hospice at Home
4017 Chamberlain Road
Buchanan, MI
View map »


Sponsor: Hospice at Home, a Lakeland HealthCare Affiliate
Telephone: (269) 695-1099
Website »

More information

This program is for grieving people to gain knowledge and strength to walk through grief to a greater sense of wholeness. “Good Grief” covers topics such as why you...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hospice at Home
4025 Health Park Lane
St. Joseph, MI  49085
View map »


Sponsor: Hospice at Home, a Lakeland HealthCare Affiliate
Telephone: (269) 429-7100
Website »

More information

FLIP is an eight-week program that combines the three essential components for permanent weight loss: nutrition education, behavior modification, and exercise. Cost is $250 and includes all...

Cost: $250

Where:
Center for Outpatient Services, St. Joseph
Pharmacy Conference Room
3900 Hollywood Road
St. Joseph, MI  49085
View map »


Sponsor: Lakeland HealthCare
Telephone: (269) 556-7171
Website »

More information

Ages 6-12 (accompanied by adult) A beginner fishing lesson for kids! Learn equipment basics, knot tying, fish identification, and casting techniques followed by on-the-pond fishing....

Cost: $3/person

Where:
Ferrettie-Baugo Creek County Park
57057 Ash Road
Osceola, IN
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Help us preserve the historic Studebaker Trees! We will be cutting vines, shrubs and small trees within the letters. Please wear long pants, sturdy shoes and a long-sleeved shirt. Also, bring a...

Cost: Free

Where:
Bendix Woods County Park: Nature Center
, IN

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This program is for grieving people to gain knowledge and strength to walk through grief to a greater sense of wholeness. “Good Grief” covers topics such as why you...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hospice at Home
05055 Blue Star Highway
South Haven, MI  49090
View map »


Sponsor: Hospice at Home, a Lakeland HealthCare Affiliate
Telephone: (269) 637-3825
Website »

More information

This program is for grieving people to gain knowledge and strength to walk through grief to a greater sense of wholeness. “Good Grief” covers topics such as why you...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hospice at Home
4017 Chamberlain Road
Buchanan, MI
View map »


Sponsor: Hospice at Home, a Lakeland HealthCare Affiliate
Telephone: (269) 695-1099
Website »

More information

This program is for grieving people to gain knowledge and strength to walk through grief to a greater sense of wholeness. “Good Grief” covers topics such as why you...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hospice at Home
4025 Health Park Lane
St. Joseph, MI  49085
View map »


Sponsor: Hospice at Home, a Lakeland HealthCare Affiliate
Telephone: (269) 429-7100
Website »

More information

FLIP is an eight-week program that combines the three essential components for permanent weight loss: nutrition education, behavior modification, and exercise. Cost is $250 and includes all...

Cost: $250

Where:
Center for Outpatient Services, St. Joseph
Pharmacy Conference Room
3900 Hollywood Road
St. Joseph, MI  49085
View map »


Sponsor: Lakeland HealthCare
Telephone: (269) 556-7171
Website »

More information

So scary it’s fun!! Have fun even while you’re screaming at the Niles Haunted House. There are three haunted houses, the Field of Screams and the Dark Terror-tory Haunted Hayride for...

Cost: $7-$12 each attraction; $30 for a Frightful Nightful (6 attractions)

Where:
Niles Haunted House Scream Park
855 Mayflower Rd
Niles, MI  49120
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Telephone: 269-687-3327
Contact Name: Peter Karlowicz
Website »

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Created specifically for adolescents, this course covers a variety of topics intended to give participants the confidence and knowledge for caring for small children, including:...

Cost: Free

Where:
Lakeland Hospital, Watervliet
400 Medical Park Drive
, MI  49098
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Sponsor: Lakeland HealthCare
Telephone: (269) 556-2808
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The Old Bag Factory was rennovated in 1984  into shops and stores.  Thirty years later it still has the same old style look.  Come join us for the celebration, fun, and even some...

Cost: FREE

Where:
The Old Bag Factory
1100 N. Chicago Ave
Goshen, IN  46528
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Sponsor: the Old Bag Factory
Telephone: 574-534-2502
Website »

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Experience the tranquility of a relaxing hour of yoga amongst beautiful blooms and gentle waterfalls.  Beginning on June 14th Wellfield Botanic Gardens is offering weekly weekend yoga...

Cost: $7/members, $10/non-members

Where:
Wellfield Botanic Gardens
1011 N. Main Street
Elkhart, IN  46514
View map »


Sponsor: Wellfield Botanic Gardens
Telephone: 574-266-2006
Contact Name: Angela Bell
Website »

More information

Come visit the Elkhart Environmental Center today! The Elkhart Environmental Center features indoor and outdoor activities for all ages. Use the boat launch to fish along the Elkhart River,...

Cost: Free

Where:
Elkhart Environmental Center
1717 East Lusher Avenue
Elkhart, IN  46516
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Telephone: 574-293-5070
Contact Name: Ericka Popovich
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Bring the family to Wellfield Botanic Gardens for fun with science on the 2nd and 4th Saturday of the month from June to October.  Children can discover the wonders of the gardens through...

Cost: Free with Admission, members free

Where:
Wellfield Botanic Gardens
1011 N. Main Street
Elkhart, IN  46514
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Sponsor: Wellfield Botanic Gardens
Telephone: 574-266-2006
Contact Name: Angela Bell
Website »

More information

This program is for grieving people to gain knowledge and strength to walk through grief to a greater sense of wholeness. “Good Grief” covers topics such as why you...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hospice at Home
05055 Blue Star Highway
South Haven, MI  49090
View map »


Sponsor: Hospice at Home, a Lakeland HealthCare Affiliate
Telephone: (269) 637-3825
Website »

More information

This program is for grieving people to gain knowledge and strength to walk through grief to a greater sense of wholeness. “Good Grief” covers topics such as why you...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hospice at Home
4017 Chamberlain Road
Buchanan, MI
View map »


Sponsor: Hospice at Home, a Lakeland HealthCare Affiliate
Telephone: (269) 695-1099
Website »

More information

This program is for grieving people to gain knowledge and strength to walk through grief to a greater sense of wholeness. “Good Grief” covers topics such as why you...

Cost: Free

Where:
Hospice at Home
4025 Health Park Lane
St. Joseph, MI  49085
View map »


Sponsor: Hospice at Home, a Lakeland HealthCare Affiliate
Telephone: (269) 429-7100
Website »

More information

FLIP is an eight-week program that combines the three essential components for permanent weight loss: nutrition education, behavior modification, and exercise. Cost is $250 and includes all...

Cost: $250

Where:
Center for Outpatient Services, St. Joseph
Pharmacy Conference Room
3900 Hollywood Road
St. Joseph, MI  49085
View map »


Sponsor: Lakeland HealthCare
Telephone: (269) 556-7171
Website »

More information

So scary it’s fun!! Have fun even while you’re screaming at the Niles Haunted House. There are three haunted houses, the Field of Screams and the Dark Terror-tory Haunted Hayride for...

Cost: $7-$12 each attraction; $30 for a Frightful Nightful (6 attractions)

Where:
Niles Haunted House Scream Park
855 Mayflower Rd
Niles, MI  49120
View map »


Telephone: 269-687-3327
Contact Name: Peter Karlowicz
Website »

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