Edgerton Hospital is committed to providing exceptional health care for our communities. Whether you are looking for an exercise class or a lesson on healthy eating, we have something for everyone. We offer quality programs to enrich your mind, body and soul.
Please click here to download the Spring 2014 Community Education Calendar
Jackie Richardson, Licensed Instructor
This Zumba class takes it to a lower level that provides a non-intimidating opportunity for non-dancers, new exercisers, or those who have previously hesitated to participate in a group class.
Zumba Toning – Gathering Place, Milton
Registration is required – $45/session
3/3/14-4/16/14 Mon. and Wed. 9:00am-9:45am OR
4/21-5/28/14 Mon. and Wed. 9:00am-9:45am
Sherri Miser-Glish, Certified American Heart Instructor
Heartsaver Plus is a classroom, video-based, instructor-led course that teaches adult, infant, and child CPR and AED use, as well as how to relieve a choking victim. Upon completion of this course, students receive an American Heart Association Heartsaver CPR/AED Course Completion Card that is valid for two years.
Edgerton Hopital Classroom B: $50
Choose a Monday, March 10, April 14, May 12 8:00 a.m.-noon
Jennifer Ludwig, Registered Dietitian
Whether you’re allergic, sensitive or simply want to learn how to eat gluten free, this class is for you. Learn gluten-free shopping tips, safety in the gluten-free kitchen, and how simple it is to cook delicious gluten-free recipes your whole family will enjoy. Tour the Milton Piggly Wiggly to get familiar with Gluten Free foods, food samples and recipes included! Registration required.
Milton Piggly Wiggly –
727 South Janesville Street: $10
April 14 (Mon); 5:30pm-6:30pm
The Basics of Staying Home Alone
Lisa Rebman, Community Education
Designed for children ages nine and older who may be home for a short period of time without an adult. Topics covered include: injury prevention, basic first-aid, fire safety, stranger danger, handling emergency situations and healthy snack ideas. Snack Provided.
Edgerton Hospital Classroom D : $20/child
Feb. 27, (Thursday); 1-3:00 p.m.
Weight Watchers works because it is not a diet. You’ll learn how to eat right and live healthy. You can choose between two convenient options to learn how to lose weight and keep it off. See www. weightwatchers.com for current registration fees and specials.
Edgerton Hospital Conference Room
Weigh-in is 4:30-5:00 p.m.; Educational Class takes place from 5:00 – 5:30 p.m.
For more details visit: www.weightwatchers.com
Create a healthy heart by attending our free educational programs presented by top-notch health care professionals. These classes are specifically designed for anyone who may be at high-risk for heart disease or has previously suffered a heart attack. In 45 minutes, you’ll learn the steps necessary to ensure a healthy heart! Feel free to register for as many programs as you’d like.
- The Basics of Cholesterol
- Reading Food Labels
- Blood Pressure
- Strength Training and Relaxation Techniques
Programs are typically offered on Mondays, 9:00 – 9:45 a.m., at Edgerton Hospital Cardiac Rehab Room
For a current listing of class dates and times call Sue Kindschi at (608) 884-1397.
Elise Wileman, Certified Instructor
Take a morning for yourself and relax your mind, body and soul. This interactive class will introduce the basics of Yoga and relaxation techniques. Please bring a Yoga mat or a towel.
Registration is Required
Edgerton Hospital Classroom D: $45 12 week session
3/7/14-5/23/14, (Fridays); 9:00am-10:00am
Kathleen Butler and Keynote Speaker
This support group is for women living with heart disease. The monthly meetings will not only provide a great opportunity, but will be fun and educational with a variety of keynote speakers and topics.
To register, call Kathleen Butler at 608.290.6164 or Sue Kindschi at 608-884-1397.
Cardiac Rehab Room: Free!
Meets the fourth Thursday of every month from 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.