Coastal Health & Wellness and the Texas A&M AgriLife Extension Office will offer the free Wisdom, Power, Control Diabetes Self-Management Program from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m. Wednesdays through May 17 in classroom B101.1 at the Galveston County Health District, 9850-B Emmett F. Lowry Expressway.

The class is for adults ages 18 and older with type 2 diabetes (family members also welcome).

Attendees are asked to RSVP by contacting Kelly Kanon, kkanon@gchd.org or 409-938-2293, or Claudia Prince, cprince@gchd.org or 409-938-2412.


The University of Texas Medical Branch will offer its “Time-Out” weekly educational/support sessions for caregivers and family members whose loved one has any type of disability/illness from 2 p.m. to 3 p.m. Wednesdays in Room 2.506A at Jennie Sealy Hospital, 301 University Blvd.

Parking will be validated.

For information and topic of the week, visit www.utmb.edu/?i=welcome, or contact Savannah Parks, sjparks@utmb.edu or 409-266-7542.


The Galveston County Health District’s Mother’s Milk Club will meet from 5:30 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. today at the Dickinson WIC Clinic, 3411 Interstate 45.

For information, call 409-337-7606.


The Overeaters Anonymous H.O.W. No. 48068 group will meet at 6 p.m. Wednesdays in the East Room, of the Thelma Webber Community Center, 14304 Beriton.

For information, call 409-771-9221 or 409-457-9517.


The public information committee of Alcoholics Anonymous will meet at 6:30 p.m. today at the Bay Area Club, 2111 Webster St.

The group will be discussing how to inform the public better on what the group offers.

Call 409-877-1674 or 832-431-5639.

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