The Diabetes Support Group at Wooster Community Hospital will host the free program “Diabetes in Motion – Exercise Options Near You” in the hospital auditorium on Monday, August 20th, from 6:00-7:00 p.m. A panel of exercise specialists from our area will discuss walking and biking paths, Silver Sneakers, options for those with physical limitations, and ideas for exercising alone or in a group.
In addition to Dawn McClure, who teaches exercise classes at Wooster Community Hospital’s HealthPoint facility, the panel will include:
• Jen Carstensen, Wooster YMCA
• Susan Kelley, Wooster Community Center, Parks & Recreation
• Barbara Lovinsky, Wayne Manor
• Mistie Ankenman, Orrville/Dalton YMCA
• Tom Leatherman, Rittman Recreation Center
Wooster Community Hospital has an ADA-Accredited Diabetic Self-Management Education Program, which sponsors the monthly Diabetes Support Group meetings. Anyone is welcome to attend the meetings. If interested in attending this program, please register by calling Diabetes and Nutrition Services at Wooster Community Hospital at 330-263-8196.