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Health & Wellness/Nutrition
49er Lost Chords Club
The 49er Lost Chords, a throat cancer support group, meets the first Thursday of each month in the UC Davis Medical Center's Glassrock Building.
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Health & Wellness/Nutrition, Class/Workshop, Seniors
A Matter of Balance
A Matter of Balance can help reduce the fear of falling and increase the activity levels of older adults who have concerns about falling. This 8-week award-winning program can help participants to view falls and fear of falling as controllable; set realistic goals for increasing activity; change their environment to reduce fall risk factors; and promote exercise to increase strength and balance. Pre-registration required. Limit 10 students.
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Class/Workshop,Health & Wellness/Nutrition,Seniors
Advance Care Planning Workshop
Dignity Health Nurse Educator Chris Evans will share information about the Advance Health Care Directive and POLST (Physician Orders for Life-Sustaining Treatment). Each participant will receive a packet of helpful materials.
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Class/Workshop, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Beer Yoga
Do you love yoga and beer? Or love beer and are curious about yoga? Big Stump Brew Co. hosts Beer Yoga every Sunday. Cost includes a one-hour yoga class and a Big Stump Brew after class.
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Health & Wellness/Nutrition, Class/Workshop
Diastasis Repair Program
Baby Boot Camp’s Diastasis Repair program returns to the Sierra 2 Center. This intensive, 4-week workshop, taught by a nationally certified fitness professional with great knowledge of female biomechanics during and after pregnancy, aims to alleviate back pain, strengthen your core muscles and heal diastasis recti. Women with pelvic floor dysfunction will also benefit from this workshop. Contact instructor, Heather Osoy, at heather.osoy@babybootcamp.com to learn more and register. Registration closes June 22nd.
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Bicycling, Running, Swimming, Health & Wellness/Nutrition, For the Family
Dirt, Sweat & Beers Mountain Bike & Sprint Triathlon
Show the world what you’re made of at the Eagal Lake Resort’s fourth annual Dirt, Sweat and Beer Mountain Bike & Sprint Triathlon, benefiting the Semper Fi Fund and United Way of San Joaquin. This event is open to all levels, and you can compete as an individual or join as a group. The race includes with a 400-meter swim in the resort’s private lake, an 11-mile ride traversing the river levee, and a 3.1-mile run on a tree-lined trail along the San Joaquin River with varying terrain and habitat. All participants will receive an official DSB performance shirt, a finishers medal and one free beer (must be over 21). In addition, award medals will be given to the first-, second- and third-place finishers, both male and female, in all decades, and overall first-place male and female finisher.
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Class/Workshop, Health & Wellness/Nutrition, Seniors
Essential Estate Planning Checklist
In this free legal workshop, you'll learn about the basic estate-planning documents that you need so your family members may avoid the expense and hassle of dealing with probate court after you pass away.
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Class/Workshop, Health & Wellness/Nutrition, Education, Nature
Family Herbalist Beginners Program
Learn the basics of Western herbology while integrating it with the systems of Ayurveda and traditional Chinese medicine. This six-month course will include medicine-making, plant ID, how to treat acute ailments, use of tonic herbs and food for strengthening vitality, and how to harvest local herbs for medicine. You’ll learn about your own constitutional needs and ways to balance yourself for better health and well-being. The program will include herb walks around the farm and the American River. There will be lots of tasting, smelling and hands-on experience with herbs. Topics include Introduction to Herbal Medicine and Your Ayurvedic Constitution; Making Herbal Medicine and Identifying Plants in the Garden and Wild Places; Continuing our Integration of Western Herbology and Ayurveda; Herbs and Food for Good Digestion; Herbs for Calming and Strengthening the Nerves; and Tonic Herbs for Rejuvenation and Rebuilding of Vitality. All classes will take place at Soil Born Farms except for the June 10 session, which will be held at Evergreen Herb Garden, outside of Placerville.
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Food/Tasting, Class/Workshop, Health & Wellness/Nutrition
Fiery Ferments: Make Spicy Condiments with Author Kirsten Shockey
Best-selling author Kirsten Shockey has a new book, Fiery Ferments : 70 Stimulating Recipes for Hot Sauces, Spicy Chutneys, Kimchis With Kick, and Other Blazing Fermented Condiments. She will do a live demonstration of some of her recipes and provide samples to the audience. Copies of her books will be available for sale and signing.
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Class/Workshop, Health & Wellness/Nutrition, Yoga/Pilates/Tai Chi
Free Yoga Class at Arden-Dimick Library
Yoga is increasingly popular for its physical and mental benefits. Come to the library for a free yoga lesson and experience its grounding, calming effects, while increasing your strength, flexibility and balance. All skill levels, beginner to advanced, are welcome. Please wear loose clothing and bring a yoga mat. Instructor Joan Howell has been teaching yoga for 20 years.
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