Calendar of Events

Healthy motivations. Education, Fitness, Support, Community

Healthy Motivations is the new name for Rush Oak Park Hospital's community wellness program, which comprises educational lectures, fitness classes, support groups and other events designed to help our community lead healthier lives. Most events are held at Rush Oak Park Hospital and require registration. Unless otherwise noted, programs are free and are conducted in Room 2000 of the Rush Medical Office Building, 610 S. Maple Ave. in Oak Park — immediately south of Rush Oak Park Hospital. To register, call (708) 660-INFO (4636). Free off-street parking anytime; free valet parking daytime only.

Protect Yourself: Vaccinations, Screenings and More

Tue, Apr 28
10 to 11 a.m.
610 S. Maple Ave., Room 2000
Beth Marshall-Bergman, DO
Vaccinations aren’t just for kids. They’re just one of many tools to help us grown-ups stay healthy, strong and noncontagious. Learn from primary care physician Beth Marshall-Bergman, DO, what immunizations you need and other preventive strategies, such as cancer creenings, to help you stay healthy.

Balancing Act: Home Safety

Thu, May 7
10 to 11 a.m.
610 S. Maple Ave., Room 2000
Keith Klopp, OTR/L
A missed step, a misplaced toy: Both can lead to a serious fall. Learn from occupational therapist Keith Klopp, OTR/L, how to avoid accidents at home by maintaining your balance and developing other strategies for navigating your household.

Building Better Bones

Thu, May 14
6:30 to 7:30 p.m.
610 S. Maple Ave., Room 2000
Kathleen Weber, MD
Combat osteoporosis and other bone conditions by learning from Chicago Bulls team physician Kathleen Weber, MD, how to keep your bones strong through diet and exercise.