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Community Events and Classes

Staying Well is Your Best Medicine

Our extensive list of health and wellness classes during the year are designed with you in mind, to help you stay healthy and active, or support you through an illness. It’s part of Christian Hospital’s commitment to providing the community with the resources it needs.

January 2017 

Heart Fair
Saturday, February 18, 2017

Christian Hospital
Detrick Building Atrium
11133 Dunn Road at I-270 & Highway 367

Registration opens at 8:30 and closes at 11 a.m.
9:30 a.m.–1 p.m.: Lecture
8:30 a.m.–Noon: Screenings and Informational Booths

Don’t wait for an emergency to find out what type of advanced heart care is available in the area. Come learn about heart health and what you can do to help have a healthy heart.

  • FREE screenings
    • Cholesterol
    • Glucose
    • Blood Pressure
  • Guided tour of the CH Surgery Center
  • Informational displays
  • Ask the experts
  • Stress and heart disease information
  • Refreshments and much more 

Space is limited and registration is requested, so call 314.747.WELL (9355) and register today.

 

Exercise

Boot Camp
Are you ready to loose inches and pounds? This boot camp offers fat-burning and strength-training exercises to meet your fitness goals, whether you’re a size 26, 18, 14 or 2. You will gain endurance, strength, flexibility and speed; and learn about health, nutrition and fitness.

Christian Hospital
Center for Training & Development
Detrick Bldg., 2nd floor
11133 Dunn Rd.

Cost $60 for 12 sessions

 

SHAPE Exercise
(Senior Health And Physical Exercise) is an eight-week exercise program designed specifically for people aged 55 and older. Physician consent required.

January 9-March 3, 2017

Mondays and Wednesday
9–10 a.m.

Mondays and Thursdays
1–2 p.m.

Tuesdays and Thursdays
9:30–10:30 a.m.

Graham Medical Center
1150 Graham Rd.
Suite 104

$35

 

Tai Chi
Resist illness, combat stress and fatigue, and increase flexibility through meditation in motion. Great for people of all ages.

January 9 – February 16

$60 for 12 sessions

Mondays
7:45–8:45 a.m.

Thursdays
9–10 a.m.

Northwest HealthCare Entrance A
Community Room (lower level)
1225 Graham Rd.

 

Yoga
Practice yoga at your own level as you learn to calm your mind, increase your concentration and enhance your ability to cope with stress.

January 9–February 3

$60 for 12 sessions

Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays
9–10 a.m.

Northwest HealthCare Entrance A
Community Room (lower level)
1225 Graham Rd.

January 11–February 20

Mondays and Wednesdays
5:30–6:30 p.m.

Christian Hospital
Center for Training & Development
Classrooms 1 & 2
Detrick Bldg., 2nd floor
11133 Dunn Road

$60 for 12 sessions

 

Zumba
Learn to swivel, pivot and shake your way to fitness through the popular Latin dance-inspired craze – Zumba!

January 4 – February 13

$60 for 12 sessions

Mondays and Wednesdays
5:30 – 6:30 p.m.

Northwest HealthCare Entrance A
Community Room (lower level)
1225 Graham Road

 

Cancer Care Center

Look Good, Feel Better

Anyone currently undergoing or just finishing cancer treatment is invited to experience a free makeover from certified cosmetologists that includes demonstrations on the use of wigs, turbans and scarves, nail care and cosmetics use. Complimentary cosmetics and skin care products provided. Sponsored by the American Cancer Society.

Monday, February 13, 2017
Monday, May 8, 2017
Monday, August 14, 2017
Monday, November 13, 2017

10 a.m.–Noon

Christian Hospital
Cancer Resource Center
Building 2, 11125 Dunn Rd.

Registration is required. Call 314.747.WELL (9355) to register.

Free

 

Mental Health

Center for Senior Renewal

The Center for Senior Renewal, conveniently located on the first floor of the Detrick Building, provides day treatment programs for older adults (over the age of 60) dealing with anxiety, depression, grief, loss and isolation. The center provides a comfortable, home-like atmosphere staffed with compassionate and experienced mental health professionals. For more information, call 314.653.5123.

Christian Hospital Recovery Center

The Christian Hospital Recovery Center provides intensive outpatient mental health and substance abuse treatment for adults. There is also a specialized program for patients with chronic mental illness. The center is conveniently located on the Christian Hospital campus. Call confidentially to 314.953.8100.

 

Heart and Lung

Free Lung Function Screening

Call 314.953.6040 for more information or to schedule a screening.

Cost: Free

 

Christian Hospital Auxiliary

Spotlight on Tuscany

November 9-17, 2017

Price per person: $2,999 double occupancy

Highlights: Sample delectable wines during a wine tasting in the Chianti region, spend time at a cheese factory to taste flavorful pecorino cheese, enjoy regional wines with every included dinner, stay at the famous spa resort town of Montecatini Terme for seven nights, journey to Florence for a tour of the “Cradle of the Italian Renaissance”, stop in the medieval city of Lucca, encircled by 16th-century walls, visit the Academy Gallery and Michelangelo’s famous statue of David, see the Gothic Line, one of the Germans’ last lines of defense during WWII, visit the Museum of Liberation and see WWII fortifications and bunkers and so much more!

Included in price: Round trip air fare from St. Louis, air taxes and fees/ surcharges, hotel transfers, single hotel stay for 7 nights, 10 meals

There will be a presentation for this trip on Tuesday, Oct. 4, 2016, at 6 p.m. in the Detrick Building Atrium.

                             

Support Groups

For more information or to learn about all of our support groups, call 314.747.WELL (9355) or (toll-free) 1.877.747.WELL (9355). All support groups are free.

 

Christian Hospital and Northwest HealthCare, members of BJC HealthCare, provide world-class medical care to the communities of North County, Greater St. Louis County and Southern Illinois.

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For more information about our free support groups, call 314.747.WELL.

Find a doctor or make an appointment: 800.392.0936
General Information: 314.653.5000
Christian Hospital
11133 Dunn Road
St. Louis, Missouri 63136


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