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TAKE OFF POUNDS SENSIBLY CHAPTER GA 110: 5:15-6:15 p.m. social and private weigh-in, 6:30-7:30 p.m. meeting and motivation, St. Alban's Episcopal Church, Fellowship Hall, 2321 Lumpkin Road; (706) 737-1120,

ARTHRITIS AQUATICS: 9-9:45 a.m., 10-10:45 a.m. and 12:15-1 p.m. Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays, Walton Rehabilitation Hospital Outpatient Building, 1355 Independence Drive; $37.50 per month; (706) 823-5294

BREAST SELF-EXAM CLASSES: 4 p.m., University Hospital Breast Health Center, Professional Center 2, Suite 205, 818 St. Sebastian Way; free; registration required; (706) 774-4141

ALZHEIMER'S CARE: 7 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday-Friday, Jud C. Hickey Center for Alzheimer's Care, 1901 Central Ave.; (706) 738-5039

LEUKEMIA AND MYELOMA SUPPORT: 7-8:30 p.m., Warren Baptist Church, 3203 Washington Road; (800) 399-7312


BREAST CANCER SURVIVOR EXERCISE: 6-7 p.m., Walton Rehabilitation Hospital, 1355 Independence Drive; (706) 823-5294

ALZHEIMER'S SUPPORT: 7 p.m., Alzheimer's Association, Augusta chapter, 1899 Central Ave.; (706) 731-9060

BETTER BREATHERS: 11:30 a.m., University Hospital Cardiopulmonary Rehabilitation Center, St. Sebastian Way at 13th Street; bring covered dish; (706) 774-5864

CAREGIVER SUPPORT GROUP: 2-3 p.m., Doctors Hospital, Medical Office Building I, Cradle Club Classroom, Suite 310, 3623 J. Dewey Gray Circle; for all types of caregivers; (706) 651-2283

INFERTILITY SUPPORT GROUP: 6:30 p.m., Medical College of Georgia Medical Associates, 618 Ponder Place, Suite 2, Evans; for women and couples; (706) 210-0642


WEE WISDOM-CARING FOR NEWBORNS: Noon to 1 p.m., Medical College of Georgia Children's Medical Center, first floor, Family Resource Library, 1446 Harper St.; free; various topics on newborn care; (706) 721-5437


JOINT EFFORTS: 11-11:45 a.m., Augusta Orthopaedic Clinic, 1521 Anthony Road; causes of knee and hip pain and latest treatments and tips; (706) 481-7604

BREAST CANCER SUPPORT GROUP: 5:30-7 p.m., Medical College of Georgia Medical Center, first floor, Breast Health Services, 1120 15th St.; Nicole Aenchbacher (706) 721-4109


CHILDBIRTH EDUCATION AND PARENT PREPARATION: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m., Medical College of Georgia Children's Medical Center, 1446 Harper St., first-floor conference center; discussion with tools and techniques; plan to attend during fifth to ninth months of pregnancy; $50; registration required; (706) 721-9351

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