Community Education Department of St. Elizabeth Hospital Programs

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The Community Education Department of St. Elizabeth Hospital is offering a number of presentations in August. Seats are still available for the following events:

•  Tuesday, Aug. 2: Alzheimer’s Services of the Capital Area Caregiver Network. 10:30 -11:30 a.m., St. Elizabeth Hospital, St. Francis Classroom, free, registration preferred.

• Tuesday, Aug. 2: Thriving with Diabetes, Topic:  Eat Smart for Your Heart, speaker: Melanie Chandler, RD, LDN, OLOL Diabetes & Nutrition Center.What we eat has a huge effect on cholesterol values. Join Melanie Chandler, RD, LDN, OLOL Diabetes & Nutrition Center, to learn how to make heart healthy food choices. 6-7 p.m., St. Elizabeth Hospital, Sr. Linda Conference Room, free, registration preferred.     

• Thursday, Aug. 4,11,18 and 25: Loss and Grief Education and Support Meeting.

If you have experienced loss of any kind, join Mary Ann Abel, LCSW, Grief Recovery Center, to help you through the grieving process. Meets every Thursday, 6-7 p.m. St. Elizabeth Hospital, St. Francis Classroom, free, registration preferred,