Oregon (OR)

Fall Weigh-In Class offered by Crook County Health Department in Prineville, Oregon [#FallWeighInClass #CrookCounty #PrinevilleOregon]

Crook County Health Department will offer a Fall Weigh-In Class starting September 2019.

The class will be held at Crook County Human Services Building at 422 NW Beaver Street., Prineville, Oregon.

A welcome session will be held Wednesday, Sept. 25, 2019 from 1-2 p.m.

The Weigh-In class follows the curriculum of the National Diabetes Prevention Program, an evidence-based lifestyle change program for preventing Type 2 diabetes.

This class is not designed for people with diabetes, but rather for people who have risk factors for diabetes, such as being overweight, inactive, having a family history, or a diagnosis of pre-diabetes.

The sessions are weekly for the first 16 weeks, and then at least monthly for the rest of the year.

This class is FREE but registration will be capped at 20 people.

Call to sign up early and reserve your space.

For more information and to sign up for the class, contact:

Kylie Loving
Crook County Health Department
Phone: 541-447-3260 ext. 133
Email : Kloving AT h.co.crook.or.us.

Crook County offers FREE diabetes prevention class:

FREE rides around downtown Eugene in Oregon as part of new electric car [#FreeRides #EugeneOregon #AllThingsFREE]

FREE rides around downtown Eugene in Oregon will be available to you as part of a new electric car program.

EmGo riders will be able to hail a ride through a smartphone app starting Aug. 23, 2019. The launch coincides with the first day of the new MarketFest event at the 5th Street Public Market.

EmGo cars will operate from 7 a.m. to 6 p.m. Monday through Friday. LTD will test EmGo cars for a year before deciding whether to make them a permanent transportation option in downtown Eugene.

“EmGo keeps fossil-fuel vehicles parked and people on the move downtown get to work, meetings, lunch, or shopping. Wherever you can go downtown during the work day can now be accessed by using the EmGo app and then riding in an electric vehicle to get you there and back.”
– LTD general manager Aurora Jackson

Electric cars to offer FREE daytime rides in downtown Eugene starting Aug. 23:
The Register-Guard

University of Oregon Police are offering FREE self-defense classes on May 11, 2019: a basic introductory class from 3-4:30 p.m. in the Living Learning Center South performance hall, followed by a pepper spray class from 5-6 p.m. at the UOPD station, 2141 E. 15th Ave in Eugene, Oregon

You are welcome to take either or both classes.

UOPD will offer two FREE self-defense classes in May