Calendar Of Events Health
Written by Miami Today on April 17, 2003
A support group for people coping with cancer and their families meets weekly on Thursdays from 2:30 p.m.-3:30 p.m. in the Chapel at Baptist Hospital, 8900 N Kendall Drive, Miami. Details: (305) 596-6572.
POLESTAR PILATES CENTER OPENING
Formerly the Balanced Body Center, the newly expanded facility will celebrate its re-naming and present a choreographed Pilates performance featuring the latest movements in the Polestar Pilates discipline. 6:30 p.m.-9:30 p.m. Polestar Pilates Center, 1500 Monza Ave., Suite 350, Coral Gables. Details: (305) 740-6001.
Tai Chi style exercise classes meet Mondays and Wednesdays from 1 p.m.-2 p.m. and 2 p.m.-3 p.m. at the Health Resource Center at Baptist Medical Plaza, 8840 Bird Road, Miami. Eight-week fee $32. Details: (305) 226-7398.
STRETCHING & MEDITATION
Therapeutic workshop. Meets weekly on Wednesday this month. $5. 6-7 p.m. Victor E. Clarke Education Center, South Miami Hospital, 6200 SW 73rd St. Details: (305) 662-8106.
Breast cancer support group meets the third Thursday of each month. 7 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. at the Women’s Health Resource Center, Medical Arts Building, first floor, Baptist Hospital, 8950 N. Kendall Drive, Miami. Call (305) 598-5981.
Free support group for adults who are trying to stop smoking or have stopped smoking will meet from 5:30 p.m.-6 p.m. the fourth Tuesday of each month at South Miami Hospital – Pulmonary Rehabilitation, 3rd floor, US 1 and Southwest 62 Avenue, Miami. Details: (786) 662-8484.