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HEALTH

BLOOD DONATIONS:

SS Peter and Paul Catholic Church, 860 Cherry St., Huntington, 7:15 a.m. to 12:15 p.m. today; Church of the Nazarene, Fellowship Hall, 302 N. Metts St., Ossian, 1:30 to 5:30 p.m. Monday; Promedica Defiance Regional Hospital, Main Conference Room, 1200 Ralston Ave., Defiance, Ohio, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m. Tuesday; Tomkinson BMW, 929 Avenue of Autos, 1 to 3:30 p.m. Tuesday; American Legion, Main Room, 515 W. Fifth Ave., Garrett, 1 to 5:30 p.m. Tuesday; United States Post Office, 1501 S. Clinton St., 2 to 4:30 p.m. Wednesday; Ivy Tech Community College, 2545 Silveus Crossing, Warsaw, 9:30 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. Thursday; Cameron Memorial Community Hospital, 416 E. Maumee St., Angola, 11 a.m. to 3 p.m. Thursday; First Church of Christ, gymnasium, 118 N. Main St., Hicksville, Ohio, 1 to 6:30 p.m. Thursday; Paulding United Methodist Church, lower level, 321 N. Williams St., Paulding, Ohio, 11:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Thursday; Trinity Friends Church, gymnasium, 605 N. Franklin St., Van Wert, Ohio, 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. Friday; Harold Chevrolet, 824 N. Wayne St., Angola, 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. Friday; Holy Cross Lutheran Church, Cafeteria, 3425 Crescent Ave., 7 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. Saturday; Autumn in Angola Festival, Angola Circle, 116 N. Public Square, Angola, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday; St. Michael Lutheran Church, Meeting Room, 2131 Getz Road, 8 a.m. to noon Saturday.

DEKALB HEALTH: DeKalb County Health Department, 220 E. Seventh St., Auburn; for programs, call 260-925-2220.

•“Have You Been Carded” medication list program; 8:30 to 10 a.m. Monday; free.

FRANCINE’S FRIENDS MOBILE MAMMOGRAPHY UNIT: For women ages 40 and older; appointments suggested but not required, 483-1847 or 1-800-727-8439, ext. 26540: Health Visions of Fort Wayne, 2135 S. Hanna St., Wednesday; Bryon Health Center, 12101 Lima Road, Thursday; Arthur and Gloria Muselman Wellness Pavilion, 1201 Emmental Drive, Berne, Saturday.

FREE HEALTH SCREENINGS: Includes blood pressure, weight, blood sugar, stress and mental health, HIV/AIDS, BMI, women’s health and education; 4 to 6 p.m. Thursday; Fort Wayne Urban League, 2135 S. Hanna St.; 745-1600.

FREEDOM FROM SMOKING: Class; 5:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesdays through Oct. 30; IPFW, Walb Student Union, Room G21, 2101 Coliseum Blvd. E.; free; register, tillapau@ipfw.edu.

GRIEF SEMINAR: “Out of the Shadows, Unrecognized Grief” presented by Regina Shands Stoltzfus; 8 a.m. Friday; Goshen College, Goshen; 574-535-7400.

IMMUNIZATIONS FOR CHILDREN AND ADULTS: 8 a.m. to noon and 1 to 4 p.m. Mondays through Fridays, by appointment; Fort Wayne-Allen County Department of Health, 4813 New Haven Ave.; vaccine prices vary; $9 administration fee per vaccination; parent or legal guardian must bring child with shot record; for appointments, call 449-7514.

LUTHERAN HOSPITAL CHILDBIRTH SUITES: 7950 W. Jefferson Blvd.; advance registration required, 435-7274.

•“Breastfeeding,” 6:30 to 9 p.m. Monday.

PARKVIEW FAMILY BIRTHING CENTER: To register for the following classes, call 672-6185.

•“Breastfeeding,” 6 to 8 p.m. Tuesday, Women’s and Children’s Hospital, Parkview Regional Medical Center Campus, Entrance 2B, 11115 Parkview Plaza Drive.

•“Basic and Beyond Parenting, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Saturday, “CPR,” 2 p.m., Parkview Regional Medical Center Campus, Conference Rooms, 11115 Parkview Plaza Drive.

SUPER SHOT CLINICS: Birth to age 18, $8 per immunization if able to pay, no one turned away for inability to pay; parent or legal guardian must bring child with shot record; for more information call 424-7468.

•Denise Smith, DO, St. Joseph Medical Group, 1211 W. State Blvd., 4 to 7 p.m. Monday.

•Parkview Hospital Super Shot Clinic, Carew Medical Park, 1818 Carew St., Suite 300, 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. and 4 to 7 p.m. Tuesday.

•St. Joseph Hospital Super Shot Clinic, Anthony Medical Center, 5717 S. Anthony Blvd., 4 to 7 p.m. Wednesdays and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. Thursday (Spanish and Burmese interpreters available).

•Emanuel Lutheran Church, 800 Green St., New Haven, 4 to 7 p.m. Thursday.

•Parkview FirstCare, 3909 New Vision Drive, 9 a.m. to noon Saturday.

VISITING NURSE VOLUNTEER TRAINING: Training for companionship to read, sing or visit with patients in nursing facilities; also light meal preparation and assistance; training sessions begin Monday; for information, contact Ann Blue, 435-3222 or annblue@vnfw.org.

Health lists health-related public nonprofit events with specific times and locations. Send items two weeks before desired publication date to Health, The Journal Gazette, P.O. Box 88, Fort Wayne, IN 46801-0088; fax, 461-8648; or email dparker@jg.net.

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