Monday, May 25, 2009

Calendar of Events

Ongoing

Diabetes Self Management Training
Where: Fauquier Health LIFE Center, Holiday Court, Warrenton
When: Classes are forming
Details: Covers diet, exercise, medication
Cost: Covered by Medicare and most insurance plans
Register: 540-316-2652; diabetes@fauquierhealth.org

Cholesterol Screenings
Where: Fauquier Health LIFE Center, Holiday Court, Warrenton
When: Monday through Friday
Details: In 5 minutes, receive results for total, HDL and LDL cholesterol, triglycerides and glucose. No physician referral necessary, but an appointment is required.
Cost: $35
Register: 540-316-2640

Cholesterol Screenings
Where: Fauquier Health Internal Medicine at Lake Manassas (7915 Lake Manassas Drive, Suite 101)
When: Monday through Friday
Details: In 5 minutes, receive results for total, HDL and LDL cholesterol, triglycerides and glucose. No physician referral necessary, but an appointment is required.
Cost: free
Register: 703-743-7300


Monday, June 8

Your Childbirth Experience
Where: Fauquier Hospital Family Birthing Center
When: Four-session class – June 8, 15, 22 and 29, 7:00 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Details: Discussion-oriented class goes over anatomy, labor and delivery, breathing and relaxation techniques, medical interventions, cesarean delivery and postpartum concerns. Expectant parents should attend this class during the second trimester of
pregnancy.
Cost: $120 per couple.
Register: 540-316-3588


Tuesday, June 9

Support Group for New Moms
Where: Fauquier Hospital Family Birthing Center
When: 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (Call to confirm class time.)
Details: Discussion group for new mothers of infants between the ages of 2 days and 6 months old
Cost: Free
Register: 540-316-3588


Wednesday, June 10

How Ticks Can Make You Sick
Where: Sycamore room
When: 7:00 p.m.
Details: Tam Ly, M.D., infectious disease specialist, will explain what Lyme disease is, what the
ticks that carry Lyme disease look like, how to protect yourself from them and the latest testing and treatments for Lyme disease.
Cost: free
Register: 540-316-3588


Saturday, June 13

MS Support Group
Where: Sycamore room
When: 1:00 p.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Cost: Free
Register: 540-346-6266

First Aid; Adult, Infant and Child CPR; and AED
Where: Fauquier Hospital Sycamore room
When: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.
Details: Includes adult, infant and child CPR; basic first aid; and automated
external defibrillator (AED) training. Registration is required.
Cost: $65.
Register: 540-316-3588

Babysitters’ Training Course
Where: Fauquier Hospital Sycamore room
When: 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.
Details: American Red Cross-certified babysitting course teaches leadership and
caregiving skills, how to prevent and manage emergencies, first aid, how to interview for babysitting jobs and more. The class is for kids ages 11 to 16. Bring a bagged lunch; drinks and cookies will be provided.
Cost: $40.
Register: 540-316-3588

Your Childbirth Experience
Where: Fauquier Hospital Family Birthing Center
When: Weekend class sessions – Saturday and Sunday, June 13 and 14, from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m
Details: Discussion-oriented class goes over anatomy, labor and delivery, breathing
and relaxation techniques, medical interventions, cesarean delivery and postpartum concerns. Expectant parents should attend this class during the second trimester of
pregnancy.
Cost: $120 per couple.
Register: 540-316-3588


Tuesday, June 16

Red Cross Blood Drive
Where: Fauquier Hospital Sycamore room
When: 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.
Details: Call 540-316-3588 or 800-322-7500

Cancer Support Group
Where: Fauquier Hospital Chestnut room
When: 7:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m. (call to confirm time and place)
Cost: Free
Register: 540-878-2136

Breastfeeding Made Simple
Where: Fauquier Hospital Family Birthing Center
When: noon to 2:00 p.m.
Details: Obstetrical nurse lactation consultants will teach about breastfeeding benefits
and techniques. Dads are welcome.
Cost: $25
Register: 540-316-3588


Thursday, June 18

Baby Care Essentials
Where: Fauquier Hospital Sycamore room
When: 6:30 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Details: Taught by childbirth educators. Topics include diapering, bathing, cord care, circumcision care, feeding methods and infant safety. Also hear from pediatrician Michael Amster, M.D.
Cost: $20 per person. Grandparents are also welcome to attend this class at $20 per person
Register: 540-316-3588


Tuesday, June 23

Support Group for New Moms
Where: Fauquier Hospital Family Birthing Center
When: 11:00 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. (Call to confirm class time.)
Details: Discussion group for new mothers of infants between the ages of 2 days and 6 months old
Cost: Free
Register: 540-316-3588

Wednesday, June 24

Health and Nutrition Lecture
Where: Fauquier Hospital Sycamore room
When: 7:00 p.m.
Details: Family doctor Jorge Minera, M.D., will provide tips for healthy eating and optimal health.
Cost: free
Register: 540-316-3588

AARP Driver Safety Program
Where: Fauquier Hospital Sycamore room
When: Wednesday, June 24 and Friday, June 26, 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m.
Details: Taught by AARP representatives for motorists ages 50 and older. Participants must attend both days of the class.
Cost: $12 for AARP members: $14 for nonmembers. Participants are welcome to purchase lunch in the hospital’s Bistro on the Hill restaurant. Registration required.
Register: 540-316-3588 or 800-322-7500



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