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Newsletter from the Church Health Center


The Church Health Center sends a monthly e-mail listing events.With permission, I reproduce that e-mail here from time to time
(since it is impractical to list all their events on my Events page.)

This is based on the e-mail of October 2, 2018



Emily Austin 

Tue, Oct 2, 4:25 PM 


Please let me know if I can provide more info on any of our upcoming events and classes. 


Best, 


Emily Austin
Communications Coordinator
Church Health
Office: (901) 701-2127
Cell: (901) 230-8009


WORKSHOPS/ HEALTH EDUCATION

(EVERGREEN) Church Health’s free Diabetes Education teaches the basics of diabetes, its role in the body, diabetes medication, chronic disease management and nutrition for diabetics. Anyone may attend this class without registration, but a small snack will be provided for those who preregister.Class is held the second Saturday of each month, 9 am - 12 p.m., at 1350 Concourse Ave. Call 901-701-2220 to register. 
Class also offered in Spanish. Esta clase también se ofrece en español el mismo dia y hora. Para más información llame a 901-701-2220.

Church Health is pleased to present Thrive! – a monthly gathering of survivors of stroke and their families – on Wednesday, October 24 at 1 p.m. in the Church Health Community Room, 1350 Concourse, Ave. Through group reflection, social interaction, recreation and movement, we’ll explore how a balanced, healthy life after stroke is within reach. Thrive! is offered by Church Health Physical Rehabilitation and is free to participants and their families. Light refreshments will be provided. To register, call Kevin Gibson at 901-701-2294 or go to ChurchHealth.org/Event/ThriveOctober.

Did you know that you are more likely to encounter someone experiencing an emotional or mental crisis than someone having a heart attack? The good news is that you can help them. Church Health Behavioral Health will present a free eight-hour Mental Health First Aid USA training on Thursday, Oct. 25 at 1350 Concourse Ave. Registration is required. To register, go to churchhealth.org/events/health-education. For questions, contact MHFA@churchhealth.org.

COMMUNITY 
Church Health is ready to rock with its second-annual Party on the Plaza on Friday, November 2! 
Join the fun as national sensation The Black Jacket Symphony headlines the party, recreating hits from The Rolling Stones, with Mark Edgar Stuart opening the night. Enjoy delightful dishes from Crosstown-area restaurants, local libations, table seating and a wine pull, all to celebrate and support Church Health’s services and outreach. Contact Katie Bailey at  baileyk@churchhealth.org or 901-701-2150 for ticket or sponsorship information. 

MINDFULNESS 
(EVERGREEN) Rob Dove from Rhodes College Counseling hosts guided meditation each Monday at 12 p.m. in the Church Health Meditation Chapel, 1350 Concourse Ave. Log on to ChurchHealth.org/Events/Mindfulness for more information. Free and open to the public.

(EVERGREEN) Church Health hosts guided meditation each Tuesday at 12 p.m. in the Church Health Meditation Chapel, 1350 Concourse Ave. Log on to ChurchHealth.org/Events/Mindfulness for more information. Free and open to the public.

(EVERGREEN) Church Health hosts 12 Step Sangha meetings lead by Robert Baldwin each Thursday at 5:30 in the Church Health Meditation Chapel, 1350 Concourse Ave. This meditation group is designed especially for individuals in recovery and is open to people with any addiction. Contact Robert Baldwin at baldwin_rl@yahoo.com with any questions.

(EVERGREEN) Unwind and refocus each week at Church Health’s Saturday Morning Unwind Sessions. This guided meditation is facilitated by Greg Graber, Rob Dove or Eric Gottlieb each Saturday at 9:30 a.m. in the Church Health Meditation Chapel, 1350 Concourse Ave. Log on to ChurchHealth.org/Events/Mindfulness for more information. Free and open to the public.

Church Health offers free Introduction to Qigong instruction each week this fall. Facilitated by Marjean Liggett, class is held Tuesdays and Thursdays, 1:30-2:30 p.m. in the Church Health Creative Movement Studio, 1350 Concourse Ave. Qigong is a Chinese system of physical exercises and breathing control related to tai chi. Log on to ChurchHealth.org/Events/Mindfulness for more information.

FAITH

(EVERGREEN) Please join Church Health for a walking Bible study each Wednesday at 12 p.m. in the Church Health Meditation Chapel, 1350 Concourse Ave. Pastor Byron Fitchpatric leads you through Walk and Talk, a program developed by Church Health to help you make small changes and simple lifestyle improvements in your health and to grow in faith. Please wear walking shoes. The Church Health Chapel is located on the first floor of Crosstown Concourse. 

(EVERGREEN) Please join Church Health every Thursday at 12 p.m. for our weekly chapel service and contemplative break. All are welcome. The Church Health Meditation Chapel is located on the first floor of Crosstown Concourse, 1350 Concourse Ave.  

(EVERGREEN) Church Health hosts a weekly Jummah prayer service every Friday at 1 p.m. in the Church Health Meditation Chapel. All are welcome. The Church Health Meditation Chapel is located on the first floor of Crosstown Concourse, 1350 Concourse Ave.


COMMUNITY

(EVERGREEN) Hosted by Micah Greenstein, John Kilzer, Chris Miner, Scott Morris and Kirk Whalum, The Mystic is a monthly gathering to find connection through music, story and dialogue. The Mystic is held the last Tuesday of the month at 7 p.m. at Crosstown Concourse, 1350 Concourse Ave.


NUTRITION


There’s something beautiful about the balance of healthy and delicious food. In celebration of that beauty, Church Health will present The Art of Dinner on Friday, October 12 at 6 p.m. in the Church Health Nutrition Hub, 1350 Concourse Ave. In this interactive cooking class, Chef Joshua House will guide you through a three-course menu including Orange and Olive Salad with Cilantro Vinaigrette, Pan-Roasted Salmon with Mango Salsa and Jasmine Rice, Grilled Vegetables with Herbs and Flourless Chocolate Cake with Cayenne & Berries. Tickets are $65, with proceeds benefiting nutrition programming at the Church Health Nutrition Hub. Log on to ChurchHealth.org/Events/Cooking-Classes for tickets.

  • November’s “Italian Thanksgiving” Art of Dinner (Friday, Nov. 16) will feature Tomato Basil Bruschetta, Pasta Carbonara, Roasted Cornish Hen with Sage, Creamy Polenta, & Mushroom Marscapone Cream, and Tiramisu. Log on to ChurchHealth.org/Events/Cooking-Classes for tickets.

 

In collaboration with Temple Israel, Church Health will host a Jewish Cooking Class focusing on a traditional dish of Yom Kippur kugel. Class is on Thursday, October 11, 6-7:30 p.m. in the Church Health Nutrition Hub, 1350 Concourse Ave. TI clergy will lead discussion, followed by a hands-on, mini cooking class with the Church Health Nutrition team. Cost is $15. Register online at JewishCookingOctober.eventbrite.com.

EXERCISE & MOVEMENT

For Teens & Adults:

Church Health offers Energizing Chair Yoga each Monday at 9 a.m. in its Creative Movement Studio at Crosstown Concourse, 1350 Concourse Ave. This pay-what-you-can class is for seniors and those with physical limitations. Classes start Monday, Oct. 15. To enroll, log on to churchhealth.org/events/fitness-classes or call (901) 701-2241.

 

Church Health offers Mixed-Level Stott Pilates each Monday at 5:30 p.m. in its Creative Movement Studio at Crosstown Concourse, 1350 Concourse Ave. These mat-based classes use small and large equipment to enhance students' experience. Series pricing starts at $63, and prorated series pricing is available. Classes start Monday, Oct. 15. To enroll, log on to churchhealth.org/events/fitness-classes or call (901) 701-2241.
This class is also available on Wednesdays at 9 a.m., starting Oct. 17

Church Health offers Alignment Yoga each Wednesday at 6:30 p.m. in its Creative Movement Studio at Crosstown Concourse, 1350 Concourse Ave. This pay-what-you-can class allows you to deepen your understanding of the body from the inside out. Classes start Wednesday, Oct. 17. To enroll, log on to churchhealth.org/events/fitness-classes or call (901) 701-2241.

 

Church offers Mindful Yoga each Sunday to ages 13 and up at 4 p.m. in its Creative Movement Studio at Crosstown Concourse, 1350 Concourse Ave. Taught by Sharon Thorpe, this pay-what-you-can class series explore body awareness and meditation. Classes start Sunday, Oct. 21. To enroll, log on to churchhealth.org/events/fitness-classes or call (901) 701-2241.

 

Church Health offers Barre Basics each Monday at 4:30 p.m. in its Creative Movement Studio at Crosstown Concourse, 1350 Concourse Ave. This class for ages 13 and up focuses on exercises at the ballet barre, incorporating dance technique, to increase strength and flexibility. Classes start Monday, Oct. 22. Series pricing starts at $40. To enroll, log on to churchhealth.org/events/fitness-classes or call (901) 701-2241.


 

 

For Children:

 

Church Health offers Yoga for Children each Wednesday at 5:30 p.m. (ages 4-6) and 6 p.m. (ages 7-12) in its Creative Movement Studio at Crosstown Concourse, 1350 Concourse Ave. Classes are free for YMCA members, and nine-week series pricing is $45 for non-members. Classes start Wednesday, Oct. 17. To enroll, log on to churchhealth.org/events/fitness-classes or call (901) 701-2241.

 

Church Health offers Movin' & Groovin' to children each Thursday at 5:30 p.m. in its Creative Movement Studio at Crosstown Concourse, 1350 Concourse Ave. These high-energy movement classes are designed to promote children's heart health and creativity. Free for YMCA members and $45 for the community. Classes start Thursday, Oct. 18. To enroll, log on to churchhealth.org/events/fitness-classes or call (901) 701-2241.

Church Health offers Parent/Child Creative Movement each Saturday at 11 a.m. in its Creative Movement Studio at Crosstown Concourse, 1350 Concourse Ave. This mommy-and-me-style class series for toddlers age 2-3 and their parents help children develop rhythm, coordination and self-expression. Series pricing starts at $32. Classes start Saturday, Oct. 20. To enroll, log on to churchhealth.org/events/fitness-classes or call (901) 701-2241.

Church Health offers Creative Movement for children age 4-5 each Saturday at 11:30 a.m. in its Creative Movement Studio at Crosstown Concourse, 1350 Concourse Ave. The classes help boys and girls develop rhythm, coordination and self-expression through a variety of dance styles. Classes start Saturday, Oct. 20. To enroll, log on to churchhealth.org/events/fitness-classes or call (901) 701-2241.


Church Health offers children’s ballet each Saturday in its Creative Movement Studio at Crosstown Concourse, 1350 Concourse Ave. The classes focus on ballet technique, include work at the barre, and incorporate moves to increase strength and flexibility. Ballet for Ages 6-8 starts at 12 p.m.; Ballet for Ages 9-12 starts at 12:45 p.m. Series pricing starts at $40. Classes start Saturday, Oct. 20. To enroll, log on to churchhealth.org/events/fitness-classes or call(901) 701-2241.



Tue, Sep 4, 2018 at 3:43 PM