Health listings for April 17

FRIDAY, APRIL 17
PLAINVILLE
AMERICAN RED CROSS BLOOD DRIVE. 1 to 6 p.m. United Methodist Church, 56 Redstone Hill, Plainville. 1-800-RED –CROSS.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 22
SOUTHINGTON
THE SOLUTION TO WEIGHT CONTROL, DIABETES AND HIGH CHOLESTEROL: HOW TO EAT TO BECOME AND STAY HEALTH. 6:15 p.m. Presented by Dr. Jonathan Goodman, ND, a Bristol naturopathic physician. Beacon Prescriptions Compounding Pharmacy, 609 North Main St., Southington. $25. (860) 628-3972.

THURSDAY, APRIL 23
SOUTHINGTON
NATUROPATHIC MEDICINE. Presented by Hartford HealthCare Senior Services. 1:30 to 2:30 p.m. Calendar House, 388 Pleasant St., Southington. (860) 621-3014. SouthingtonCare.org

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 29
BRISTOL
HIV/ AIDS EDUCATIONAL FORUM FOR HEALTH CARE AND SOCIAL SERVICE PROFESSIONALS. Offered by the Bristol Mayor’s Task Force on HIV/ AIDS. 8:15 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. Four workshops: Medical marijuana and its use in HIV and other diseases; the issues of HIV positive clients; pain management in HIV/ AIDS patients; concerns of handling pain in recovering addicts. Bristol Public Library, 5 High St., Bristol. Light breakfast and catered lunch served. $20. Continuing education units. (860) 589-6433. Christina.Cipriani@hdisp.org

ONGOING
BRISTOL
YOGA. Mondays 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Chapter 126 Sports and Fitness, 47 Upson St., Bristol. Free for members. $7 per class or 10 pack of classes for $63.

CIRCUIT TRAINING. Tuesdays 11 a.m. to 12 p.m. Chapter 126 Sports and Fitness, 47 Upson St., Bristol. Free for members. $7 per class or 10 pack of classes for $63.

WALKING GROUP. Wednesdays 4:30 to 5:15 p.m. Friday 11 a.m. to 11:45 a.m. Chapter 126 Sports and Fitness, 47 Upson St., Bristol. Free. Everyone welcome.

TAI-CHI. Wednesday at 6:30 to 7:15 p.m. Chapter 126 Sports and Fitness, 47 Upson St., Bristol. Free for members. $7 per class or 10 pack of classes for $63.

BODY CHALLENGE. Thursday 11 a.m. to noon. Chapter 126 Sports and Fitness, 47 Upson St., Bristol. Free for members. $7 per class or 10 pack of classes for $63.

SITFIT. Saturday, 10 to 11 a.m. Chapter 126 Sports and Fitness, 47 Upson St., Bristol. Free for members. $7 per class or 10 pack of classes for $63.