A number of health related service organizations are planning to attend Community Health Day and provide information and answer questions. As of now, Brown County Victim Services, Sleepy Eye Area Home Health, Brown County Yellow Ribbon Suicide Prevention, Brown County Public Health Nursing Services and Sleepy Eye Municipal Hospital have reserved space.
Community Health Day is planned for Saturday, March 16 at the Sleepy Eye Elementary Cafeteria and Gym.
Screenings include the Blood Analysis Panel, Thyroid Stimulating Hormone and Prostate Cancer. Appointments can be made by calling the Brown County Rural Electric Association (REA) during business hours at 507-794-3331 or 1-800-658-2368.
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Spring Classroom Driver’s Education will begin at the end of the week since the local girls basketball teams are out of the playoff tournament. There will still be enough days to find 10 meeting times. Students need to watch the school bulletins for meeting dates.
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The registration deadline is March 14 for the outing to “Ring of Fire” at the Plymouth Playhouse on Thursday, April 4. “Ring of Fire is two hours of great country music and a loving tribute to the man who wrote and performed some of the best that’s ever been recorded. It is the music of Johnny Cash, and for Man in Black fans, it doesn’t get better than that.”
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The next 55 Alive renewal class will be on Monday, March 18, 5:30-9:30 p.m. In addition, there will be a renewal class in April as well as May. A first-time class is scheduled for Saturday, April 6, beginning at 8 a.m.
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The Sleepy Eye Ambulance Service is providing two trainings during the month of March. Emergency First Aid will be on Wednesday, March 13, 6:30-9:30 p.m. Lay Rescuer/Non-Healthcare provider’s CPR will be on Wednesday, March 27, 6:30-10:30 p.m. Classes are held at the Ambulance/Police Garage. To register contact Shari Hittesdorf at 507-794-3116.