Health&Wellness Magazine May 2016 - Page 29

& For advertising information call 859.368.0778 or email brian@rockpointpublishing.com | May 2016 EVENTS continued from P. 26 May 11 The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia and Alzheimer's Disease If you have a loved one who is newly diagnosed, or if you just want to learn more about Alzheimer’s disease, this program is for you. This presentation will explore what everyone should know about memory loss issues and what they mean for all of us. The program will take place at the Franklin County Senior Activity Center, 202 Medical Heights Drive, Frankfort, KY, 40601, on May 11, 2016, from 10-11 a.m. To register for this program, please call 1-800272-3900. Registration is required. May 14 Down to Earth Garden Club Plant Sale Every May, the Down to Earth Garden Club holds a special plant sale community fundraiser. The plants are grown, nurtured and generously donated by each club member. This wonderful community benefit event will be held rain or shine. Come support your community while adding beauty to your garden!  Money raised will be donated to local projects that promote gardening, education, preservation, conservation and environmental stewardship. 9 A.M. to 12 P.M. at Woodland Christian Church, 530 E. High St. in Lexington, KY. Please visit our website http://www.downtoearthky.com do have not Reiki training—come for an introduction/question & answer.  Contact JoAnn Utley at 502777-3865 or jutley5122@ bellsouth.net to register.  More info at  http://joannutley.byregion.net May 16 May 31 Safety for the Person with Dementia As dementia progresses, the needs and abilities of a person will change. This workshop shares tips and strategies for adapting the home to support these changes with a little creativity, flexibility and problem solving.  The program will take place on Monday, May 16th from 11am1pm at The Homeplace located at 101 Sexton Way, Midway.  A free lunch will be served.  Registration is required; call the Alzheimer’s Association at 1-800-272-3900.  Please no professionals. May 24 Reiki Practice & Introduction to Reiki 6:30pm- 8:30pm. 2508 Wallace Avenue, Louisville, KY 40205.  Free.  Those with Reiki come to practice & receive the Reiki energy. Those who Hospice of the Bluegrass Lunch & Learn 29 Send us your event listings If you are hosting a health-related event that is free to the public, list it here for FREE! (Events that are not free to the public can be posted in our calendar for $35). E-mail your event date, location, description and contact information to: brian@rockpointpublishing.com Are you interested in learning more about end-of-life care? Are you curious about the vast array of services Hospice of the Bluegrass offers? Join us for our monthly Lunch & Learn series on the last Tuesday of each month at noon for an informative conversation about our work. Lunch will be provided and each session will be led by a knowledgeable Hospice of the Bluegrass administrator. This overview will touch on how hospice services work and the services provided. This is a free event. Register by emailing or calling (859) 296-6895. Times: Last Tuesday of the Month from noon – 1 p.m. (March 29, April 26, May 31, June 28, July 26, August 30, September 27, October 25 and  November 29. MEDICAL CODING certification First, Oldest & Best 14 years - 800+ students The ONLY PMCC taught in Kentucky by Patricia Cordy Henricksen, MS, CHCA, CPC-I, CPC, CCP-P, ACS-PM Next PMC Class star C ts July 20 2016 REGISTER NOW www.soterionmedical.com (859) 233-3900 e-mail us: soterion@windstream.net