Classes, Events & Groups

Advance Directives

Date
Time
Location

Ripon Medical Center Princeton Room
845 Parkside Street
Ripon, WI 54971
United States

Associates will be available to answer questions and assist individuals in completing a HealthCare Power of Attorney and/or Living Will.


Family Addiction Education Program - Fond du Lac

Date
Time
Location

Agnesian HealthCare
Behavioral Health Services Outpatient Conference Room - Fifth Floor
430 E. Division Street
Fond du Lac, WI 54935
United States

Designed for family members, significant others and friends who have someone either active in addiction or early in the recovery process, participants will learn through education and guidance how to reduce confusion and promote healing by identifying how addiction affects families and what family members can do to take better care of themselves.

Class dates include: Tuesdays, August 8 to 29.

Cost is $40 per person for each four-week program. 

The Construction Circuit For Young Inventors

Date
Time
Location

Treffert Center
371 E. First Street
Fond du Lac, WI 54935
United States

Using a Rube Goldburg construction model and a preteen imagination, students ages 10 to 13 will develop blueprints, trial demos and construct final ideas. They will work creatively through frustrating dilemmas, and instructing in drawing, sculpting and painting.

Sarah Drake-Ricart, ATR, LPC-IT, and Lynn Genz, ATR, LPC, art therapists, will lead students on a journey focusing on facilitating communication in small groups. No prior experience necessary, but note messiness and fun are a side effect!

This class is designed for children of all abilities that are able to attend independently of a chaperone.

Light snack is provided at each session.

Pregistration is required. Seating is limited.

Class dates include Tuesdays, August 8 & 15 and Wednesdays, August 9 & 16.

Understanding Birth - Step One - Waupun

Date
Time
Location

Waupun Memorial Hospital
620 W. Brown Street
Waupun, WI 53963
United States

This one-evening class is for expectant parents in their late second or mid to late third trimesters of pregnancy. Expectant parents will learn about third trimester changes in mom and baby's body; changes in mom and baby's body during labor; process of labor and fetal monitoring; signs and symptoms of labor, when to go to the hospital; stages of labor; pain control options; relaxation; comfort and distraction techniques; pushing positions; high-risk situations; and what happens after delivery. This program also includes a tour of the Women & Infants Unit birthing rooms.

Heartsaver First Aid

Date
Time
Location

Agnesian HealthCare Journeys: a health resource center
430 E. Division Street
Fond du Lac, WI 54935
United States

Heartsaver First Aid teaches students critical skills to respond to and manage an emergency in the first few minutes until emergency medical services (EMS) arrives. Skills iniclude how to treat bleeding, sprains, broken bones, shock and other first aid emergencies. This course is for anyone with limited or no medical training who needs a course completion card in first aid to meet job, regulatory or other requirements.

2017 Girls Equine Experience

Date
Time
Location

Mahala's Hope
N4590 Highway 45
Eden, WI 53019
United States

Agnesian HealthCare's Bereavement Center is excited to offer the Equine Experience for grieving girls who are entering grades 8-12 this upcoming school year. The goal of the Equine Experience is to build self-esteem and awareness by offering hands-on learning, reflection opportunities, and practical ways of implementing coping skills into daily life.

Space is limited at only 8 girls. We are unable to accept all applicants, and try to introduce new participants to the Equine Experience each year. 

If confirmed as a participant, a confirmation letter will be sent, or you will be contacted by a staff member directly. 

Safe Sitter - St. Agnes Hospital

Date
Time
Location

Agnesian HealthCare Plaza Level Conference Center
430 East Division Street
Fond du Lac, WI 54935
United States

Agnesian HealthCare’s Safe Sitter workshop is a nationally-recognized babysitting workshop that teaches adolescent babysitters how to handle crises, and how to nurture and guide a young child. Participants of this workshop emerge as more confident, responsible compassionate teens and adults. Students will receive a manual and course completion card upon successful completion. This class is for young adults ages 11 to 14.

Students should bring a beverage and snack/lunch or dinner.

Preregistration is required.

Breastfeeding Support Group

Date
Time
Location

Agnesian HealthCare Journeys: a health resource center
430 E. Division Street
Fond du Lac, WI 54935
United States

Agnesian HealthCare's Breastfeeding Support Group is a free community service facilitated by Jodi DeMaa, RN-C, IBCLC, and Rita Parker, RN, IBCLC, St. Agnes Hospital Women & Infants Unit lactation consultants.

Classes are held on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month.

Registration is not required. 

Breastfeeding Support Group

Date
Time
Location

Health Resource Center
430 E. Division Street
Fond du Lac, WI 54935
United States

Agnesian HealthCare's Breastfeeding Support Group is a free community service facilitated by Jodi DeMaa, RN-C, IBCLC, and Rita Parker, RN, IBCLC, St. Agnes Hospital Women & Infants Unit lactation consultants.

Classes are held on the second and fourth Wednesday of each month.

Preregistration is not required. 

Walk With a Doc at Wednesday Farmers Market

Date
Time
Location

St. Paul's Cathedral
51 W. Division Street
Fond du Lac, WI 54935
United States

Agnesian HealthCare and the Fond du Lac Family YMCA invite you to join a provider for an outside Walk with a Doc opportunity at the Wednesday Farmers Market this summer.

Meet the provider in the Sophia Street parking lot (across from St. Paul’s Cathedral) at 11 a.m. (weather permitting). The walk with end back at the parking lot. 

Preregistration not required. 

Walk with a Doc is a free program held regularly at the Forest Mall in Fond du Lac. Walk with a Doc is open to the Fond du Lac and surrounding communities. Individuals are encouraged to sign up to be a Walk with a Doc member. Registration is free! Prizes are awarded quarterly based on the number of miles walked.  


RMC Triathlon

This Ripon Medical Center event combines the rich history of the Green Lake Conference Center, its beautiful grounds and the deepest inland lake in Wisconsin to attract racers from all over the Midwest. The course includes an amazing lake swim, rolling hills on the bike and secluded run course making this triathlon perfect for beginners to veterans.