Classes, Events & Groups

Advance Care Planning Session

Date
Time
Location

Ripon Medical Center Commons
845 Parkside Street
Ripon, WI 54971
United States

Join us to learn more about advance care planning - the process of considering values and wishes, and making decisions about the care we would like to receive at the end of our life. Communicating our wishes with family, other loved ones and providers is one way to ensure our decisions are carried out.

Individuals can complete their Power of Attorney for Health Care free of charge.

Preregistration is not required. 

Comfort Foods Cooking Demo

Date
Time
Location

Fond du Lac Regional Clinic West Demo Kitchen
912 S. Hickory Street
Fond du Lac, WI 54935
United States

Comfort foods are a source of pleasure with thoughts of family, friends and great memories. It can be very easy to have all those things without high calories, salt and sugar.

Join an Agnesian HealthCare chef to learn how to have the best of both worlds.

Preregistration required. Seating is limited.

We know that sometimes emergencies arise and schedules change. If you cannot make this class, please cancel within 48 hours so other interested individuals can be accommodated. 

 

Walk With a Doc - Ripon High School

Date
Time
Location

Ripon Medical Center
850 Tiger Drive
Ripon, WI 54971
United States

Walk with a Doc and Agnesian HealthCare encourage healthy physical activity in people of all ages, and reverse the consequences of a sedentary lifestyle in order to improve the health and well-being of the country.

Join a provider on the first, second and third Wednesday of each month from 6 to 7 p.m., and every Tuesday and Thursday from 5 to 6 p.m. to begin your commitment of improved health and well-being.

Step it Up! The Surgeon General of the United States recommends 150 minutes of weekly exercise to:

  • Lower your risk of heart disease and stroke, type 2 diabetes, breast and colon cancers, and depression
  • Maintain or lose weight
  • Boost your energy
  • Improve your sleep
  • Reduce stress
  • Redue your risk of falls
  • Delay the onset of cognitive decline and dementia
  • Increase sense of well-being and more!

For more information, call the Health Resource Centerat (920) 926-4961, visit agnesian.com/walk-with-a-doc or visit walkwithadoc.org.

Financial Peace University

Date
Time
Location

Agnesian Health Care
Plaza Private Dining Room
430 E. Division Street
Fond du Lac, WI 54935
United States

Where did my paycheck go? Learn a step-by-step process to take control of your money and your future.

This nine-week Dave Ramsey financial program teaches you:

  • Debt reduction
  • Monthly spending plans
  • College and retirement savings
  • Real estate and mortgage tips
  • Insurance needs
  • Saving and investing
  • Philanthropy/giving back
  • Financial freedom improves relationships

Class size is limited! Preregistration is required on or before February 3.

Class fee includes all materials.

Living Well with Anxiety...Coping and Managing Techniques

Date
Time
Location

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

Learn more about anxiety and how it affects our well-being. Signs, symptoms, treatment options, coping skills and additional resources will be discussed. 

Individuals will participate in a guided relaxation exercise.

Enter to winter a 30-minute massage.

Refreshments provided.

Preregistration is required.

Walk With a Doc - Ripon High School

Date
Time
Location

Ripon Medical Center
850 Tiger Drive
Ripon, WI 54971
United States

Walk with a Doc and Agnesian HealthCare encourage healthy physical activity in people of all ages, and reverse the consequences of a sedentary lifestyle in order to improve the health and well-being of the country.

Join a provider on the first, second and third Wednesday of each month from 6 to 7 p.m., and every Tuesday and Thursday from 5 to 6 p.m. to begin your commitment of improved health and well-being.

Step it Up! The Surgeon General of the United States recommends 150 minutes of weekly exercise to:

  • Lower your risk of heart disease and stroke, type 2 diabetes, breast and colon cancers, and depression
  • Maintain or lose weight
  • Boost your energy
  • Improve your sleep
  • Reduce stress
  • Redue your risk of falls
  • Delay the onset of cognitive decline and dementia
  • Increase sense of well-being and more!

For more information, call the Health Resource Centerat (920) 926-4961, visit agnesian.com/walk-with-a-doc or visit walkwithadoc.org.

Know Your Numbers...Make Positive Changes

Date
Time
Location

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

There is power in knowing your health numbers: blood pressure, BMI, glucose and lipids. These numbers are important indicators of your health, and when they are out of the normal range, it's a signal that you could have a higher risk of developing certain diseases and conditions.

Join Radhika Raj, MD, internal medicine, to learn simple steps you can take to minimize the risk of developing chronic diseases.

5:30 to 6 p.m. - Registration, and BMI & blood pressure screenings

6 p.m. - Presentation

Complete the 12-hour fasting blood draw on or before Friday, February 21. Blood draw order form will be provided upon registration and payment.

Preregistration is required on or before February 21.

Breastfeeding Support Group

Date
Time
Location

St. Agnes Hospital 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 - Ripon High School

Date
Time
Location

Ripon Medical Center
850 Tiger Drive
Ripon, WI 54971
United States

Walk with a Doc and Agnesian HealthCare encourage healthy physical activity in people of all ages, and reverse the consequences of a sedentary lifestyle in order to improve the health and well-being of the country.

Join a provider on the first, second and third Wednesday of each month from 6 to 7 p.m., and every Tuesday and Thursday from 5 to 6 p.m. to begin your commitment of improved health and well-being.

Step it Up! The Surgeon General of the United States recommends 150 minutes of weekly exercise to:

  • Lower your risk of heart disease and stroke, type 2 diabetes, breast and colon cancers, and depression
  • Maintain or lose weight
  • Boost your energy
  • Improve your sleep
  • Reduce stress
  • Redue your risk of falls
  • Delay the onset of cognitive decline and dementia
  • Increase sense of well-being and more!

For more information, call the Health Resource Centerat (920) 926-4961, visit agnesian.com/walk-with-a-doc or visit walkwithadoc.org.

Alzheimer's Association - Fond du Lac Co. Caregiver Support Group

Date
Time
Location

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

Does someone you love have Alzheimer's disease or a related type of dementia?

Facilitated by Jenifer Bunker, the Alzheimer's Association Fond du Lac Co. Caregiver Supoort Group is a safe place where people who know or care for others with Alzheimer's disease or a related type of dementia listen and understand.

For questions or more information, call the Alzheimer's Association's 24/7 Helpline at (800) 272-3900.