Health calendar (Dec. 31, 2013)

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Check out a few upcoming events submitted to GO! Events, The Eagle’s online searchable calendar. Submit your event at events.kansas.com/listings for possible inclusion in this calendar. Please select “health” under categories.

Silver Sneakers Classic , 10:30-11:15 a.m. Thursday, Wellington Recreation Commission, 202 S. Jefferson Ave., Wellington. Free class for ages 45-95 at 10:30 a.m. Tuesday and Thursday.

Take Control With Exercise , 9-10 a.m. Thursday, Newton Recreation Center, 415 N. Poplar St., Newton. $15. Class meets Thursdays through Jan. 30.

Free child car seat check, 10 a.m.-noon Friday, Wesley West parking lot, 13th and Tyler Road. Your infant or child car seat will be checked for safety and proper installation by Wesley’s certified car seat specialists. Free of charge. No appointment needed.

Hospital tour , 12:30 p.m. Saturday, Wesley BirthCare Center, 3222 E. Murdock, Wichita. Free tour of the hospital.

Free child car seat check, 3-5 p.m. Jan. 7, Wesley Birthcare Center parking lot, Hillside and Murdock. Your infant or child car seat will be checked for safety and proper installation by Wesley’s certified car seat specialists. Free of charge. No appointment needed.

Grandparent-to-be, 7-9 p.m. Jan. 7. Wesley BirthCare Center, 3222 E. Murdock. Two-hour class for new grandparents. Cost: $15 per person or couple. 316-962-2290.

Gentle Yoga , 6:30 p.m. Jan. 7, Wellington Recreation Commission, 202 S. Jefferson Ave., Wellington. Explore gentle movements to increase flexibilty, strength and well-being. Tuesdays and Thursdays from 6:30 to 7:15 p.m. Ages 14 and up.

SilverSneakers Yoga Free Trial ,12:15-12:45 p.m. Jan. 8, Wellington Recreation Commission, 202 S. Jefferson Ave. Class meets Wednesdays and Fridays.

Women’s Self Defense Class , 1-4 p.m. Jan. 11, Newton Recreation Center, 415 N. Poplar St. Resident, $15; non-resident, $19. Register by Jan. 7.

Aktion Club , noon-1:30 p.m. Jan. 14, Hutchinson Recreation Commission, 17 E. First Ave., Hutchinson. Free. A community-service group sponsored by Kiwanis International open to all adults living with disabilities who want to beome community leaders and provide service to others. Classes meet on the second and fourth Tuesdays from Jan. 14 to April 22. Must be at least 18 years old.

Senior Stroll , 9 a.m. Jan. 14, Dillon Nature Center, 3002 E. 30th Ave. Members, $8; nonmembers, $10. On the first Tuesday of the month meet at Dillon Nature Center for a short talk and walk and then stay for a cup of coffee. For ages 50 and older.

Breastfeeding class, 7-9 p.m. Jan. 13 and 20. Wesley BirthCare Center, 3222 E. Murdock. Two two-hour classes on breastfeeding. Cost: $25 per person or couple. One three-hour class will be offered 9 a.m.-noon on Jan. 15. 316-962-2290

Via Christi Women’s Connection luncheon: Laugh your way to a healthier life , 11:30 a.m. Jan. 14, Wichita Scottish Rite, 332 E. First St. $5. Featuring Jae Pierce Baba, occupational therapist and humorologist, who will explain the physical and emotional health benefits associated with humor and laughter. She will also give you incentive to help you commit to improving your own humor skills. 316-719-3343

It’s Sleepy Time , 7-9 p.m. Jan. 14, Wesley BirthCare Center, 3222 E. Murdock. A two-hour class for parents of infants. Cost: $15 per person or couple. 316-962-2290

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