Marlette Regional Hospital & Community Events

Senior Stretch & Exercise Class Mondays and Fridays at MRH East Campus in Marlette
This class is offered free of charge every Monday and Friday morning from 8:30 – 9:30 a.m. Light exercise with breathing & relaxation techniques.

Walk 15 Class, Mondays and Wednesdays at MRH East Campus in Marlette
This 35-minute Walk 15 Class is for all ages every Monday and Wednesday from 5 – 5:35 p.m. Walk 15 focuses on variations of walking steps with additional upper and lower body movements. It is open to the public at the low cost of only $1 per class session. It is for all regardless of fitness level. Please wear comfortable clothes and athletic shoes. The MRH East Campus is located at 2861 Main Street in Marlette. Please use door #3 only. If you have any questions, please call instructor, Michelle Russell 989-635-1802 or email at mrussell@mrhcares.org.

BeFit Dance Fitness Class, Tuesdays and Thursdays at MRH East Campus in Marlette
The BeFit Class is offered free of charge every Tuesday from 5 – 6 p.m. BeFit focuses on the whole person and builds relationships that lead to healthy results. It is open to the public and is ideal for all fitness levels. Please wear comfortable clothes and athletic shoes. The MRH East Campus is located at 2861 Main Street in Marlette. Please use door #3 only. If you have any questions, please call instructor, Deb Kiley 989-635-4140 or email at dkiley@mrhcares.org.

Bereavement Support Groups, Marlette
For widows, widowers, or singles that have lost a loved one through death, a support group is available in Marlette. Facilitated by United Hospice Service, this informal social support outing provides an opportunity to make new friends and enjoy good conversation in a supported setting. Groups meet for about an hour. For more information, please call 800-635-7490 or visit www.marletteunitedhospice.org.

Chamber of Commerce Meeting, March 6, 12 p.m. at Liang’s Garden
Area businesses are invited to join the Marlette Area Chamber of Commerce in 2019 for monthly meetings, education, and social events. The Chamber meets the first Wednesday of every month at Marlette City Hall at 8 a.m. Quarterly lunch meetings are also held at various area restaurants. For more information, call 989-635-7448.

Safe@Home Course, March 6, 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. at Marlette Regional Hospital
Safe@Home teaches students in grades 4th through 6th how to be safe when they are home alone. The course will
teach students how to practice safe habits, how to prevent unsafe situations, and what to do when faced with dangers such as power failures or weather emergencies. Students will also be introduced to the Safe Sitter® First Aid Chart and will learn to assess and respond to injuries and illnesses. Class fees are $10/child and space is limited to 16 students. Pre-registration is required. RSVP to 989-635-4002 or bstafford@mrhcares.org.

“Get on Track” Red Raider Outdoor Banquet, March 9, St. Elizabeth Church Parish Hall, Marlette
The “Get on Track” committee is seeking community donations in the form of cash or items for their raffles and auctions to raise funding for Marlette Community Schools’ track facilities and maintenance. Donations can be given by an individual or business. For more information, contact Steve Ellis at 989-635-7563.

Families Against Narcotics (FAN) Presentation, March 12, 6:30 p.m. at the MRH Seton Center
This topic of this month’s meeting is Human Trafficking: Signs to Watch for & More! Arrive at 5:45 p.m. if you would like to receive free Narcan training and a kit. Sanilac County FAN meets at Marlette Regional Hospital the 2nd Tuesday of each month at 6:30 p.m. in an effort to save lives by empowering individuals and communities to prevent and eradicate drug addiction. Dinner is provided and there will be a gift card raffle. For more information, call Jamie Foster at 248-763-8132.

Irish for the Day 5K & 1 Mile Walk/Run, March 16, 8 a.m. at Eddie G’s
Come and be Irish for the day by participating in the first of its kind 5K in Marlette. There is a 5K run and a 1-mile walk, both starting and ending at Eddie G’s Restaurant in Marlette. There will be medals for the top male and female in each age division. Registration is $25 and tee shirts are guaranteed for people who sign up by March 5. An Irish-themed breakfast is available after the race for an additional cost. Sponsored by Summit 24/7 Fitness. Register online @ www.runsignup.com.

Coaches Sports Summit, March 18, 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. at Brown City High School
This educational event is designed to assist area coaches, assistant coaches, trainers, and athletic directors in training and sustaining healthy athletes. The event will feature keynote speakers and interactive educational presentations will be provided by medical and training professionals. A light dinner “on the go” will be provided to attendees. Free to attend. RSVP to the MRH Foundation @ 989-635-4011, sredman@mrhcares.org, or at www.eventbrite.com.

Craft Night, March 21, 6:30 p.m. at the MRH East Campus
The staff of United Hospice Service of MRH invites you to attend an upcoming craft night. Proceeds benefit the hospice program and the patients they have the privilege to serve. The theme of the craft night is to make a large wooden clock. All supplies will be provided. Pre-registration is required by calling 800-635-7490.

“Little Shavers” Self Defense Class, March 30, 10 a.m. – 12 p.m., MRH East Campus
The SAVE Council is excited to offer a "Little Shaver" Self Defense Class. This training is for children ages 6 to 10 years old and participants must be accompanied by a parent. The cost is free, but the training and information is priceless! Space is limited and pre-registration is required by calling 810-648-5463. Sponsored by the SAVE Council.