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Picker Family Resource Center

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3 Glen Cove Dr. Suite 2 Rockport, ME 04856 United States
207-921-8950

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May 2015
Free

Gardening 101: Gardening Basics for Beginners

May 27 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm

Are you interested in gardening but don’t know where to start? Before you pick up a shovel or buy a plant, join professional gardener Cindy Gerry for a free program on gardening basics, from dirt to tools. The presentation will help you figure out where to place your garden, how to prepare it and basics of design, with a focus on making the most of your time and money. Gerry will also talk about how to transform a garden that’s…

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$115

“Just for Babies” Music Together Class

May 29 @ 11:30 am - 12:15 pm
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Every week until June 12, 2015

Jess Day of Midcoast Music Together will offer an eight-week Babies Music Together Class for parents/caretakers and their babies, newborn to age eight months. Babies and parents meet for 45 minutes each week to experience new songs, chants, lullabies, movement activities and instrumental play while connecting with other families and learning about babies’ development through music-making experiences. Class cost includes two Music Together CDs, an illustrated songbook and a baby parent guidebook to use at home. For more information or…

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June 2015
$115

“Just for Babies” Music Together Class

June 5 @ 11:30 am - 12:15 pm
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Every week until June 12, 2015

Jess Day of Midcoast Music Together will offer an eight-week Babies Music Together Class for parents/caretakers and their babies, newborn to age eight months. Babies and parents meet for 45 minutes each week to experience new songs, chants, lullabies, movement activities and instrumental play while connecting with other families and learning about babies’ development through music-making experiences. Class cost includes two Music Together CDs, an illustrated songbook and a baby parent guidebook to use at home. For more information or…

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“When You Hold a Patient’s Hand… Don’t Wear a Glove”

June 9 @ 2:30 pm - 3:30 pm

Join Dr. Stuart Gilbert for a talk about his book, “When You Hold a Patient’s Hand… Don’t Wear a Glove,” based on his experiences as a Maine radiation oncologist. The presentation will focus on the theme of the book: it is just as important, if not more important, to take care of the individual and family attached to the cancer as it is to take care of the cancer itself. Books will be available for purchase at the event. Space…

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Food For Life Nutrition & Cooking Classes

June 10 @ 5:45 pm - 7:45 pm
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Every week until July 1, 2015

Join chef and Food For Life instructor MiMi McGee for a four-week class to explore how a diet rich in vegetables, fruits, grains and legumes can help fight cancer, enhance your health and support your wellness goals. Learn the latest nutrition information, enjoy cooking demonstrations and taste healthy, delicious dishes. Wednesdays, June 10 – July 1, 5:45 – 7:45 p.m. Visit http://junepickercenter.eventbrite.com to register. Space is limited. Cost: Donation

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Health Matters: A Good Night’s Sleep

June 11 @ 12:00 pm - 1:00 pm

“A Good Night’s Sleep:  Just A Dream?”            If you are one of the millions who struggle to fall asleep and/or stay asleep, come join lead sleep technician, Cindy Roth, RPSGT, RT of Pen Bay Healthcare’s Center for Sleep Medicine as she shares simple, at-home strategies for achieving the restful and restorative sleep that your mind and body need.  She will discuss the ways in which our culture no longer promotes healthy sleep patterns and the…

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$115

“Just for Babies” Music Together Class

June 12 @ 11:30 am - 12:15 pm
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Every week until June 12, 2015

Jess Day of Midcoast Music Together will offer an eight-week Babies Music Together Class for parents/caretakers and their babies, newborn to age eight months. Babies and parents meet for 45 minutes each week to experience new songs, chants, lullabies, movement activities and instrumental play while connecting with other families and learning about babies’ development through music-making experiences. Class cost includes two Music Together CDs, an illustrated songbook and a baby parent guidebook to use at home. For more information or…

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Food For Life Nutrition & Cooking Classes

June 17 @ 5:45 pm - 7:45 pm
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Every week until July 1, 2015

Join chef and Food For Life instructor MiMi McGee for a four-week class to explore how a diet rich in vegetables, fruits, grains and legumes can help fight cancer, enhance your health and support your wellness goals. Learn the latest nutrition information, enjoy cooking demonstrations and taste healthy, delicious dishes. Wednesdays, June 10 – July 1, 5:45 – 7:45 p.m. Visit http://junepickercenter.eventbrite.com to register. Space is limited. Cost: Donation

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Food For Life Nutrition & Cooking Classes

June 24 @ 5:45 pm - 7:45 pm
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Every week until July 1, 2015

Join chef and Food For Life instructor MiMi McGee for a four-week class to explore how a diet rich in vegetables, fruits, grains and legumes can help fight cancer, enhance your health and support your wellness goals. Learn the latest nutrition information, enjoy cooking demonstrations and taste healthy, delicious dishes. Wednesdays, June 10 – July 1, 5:45 – 7:45 p.m. Visit http://junepickercenter.eventbrite.com to register. Space is limited. Cost: Donation

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July 2015

Food For Life Nutrition & Cooking Classes

July 1 @ 5:45 pm - 7:45 pm
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Every week until July 1, 2015

Join chef and Food For Life instructor MiMi McGee for a four-week class to explore how a diet rich in vegetables, fruits, grains and legumes can help fight cancer, enhance your health and support your wellness goals. Learn the latest nutrition information, enjoy cooking demonstrations and taste healthy, delicious dishes. Wednesdays, June 10 – July 1, 5:45 – 7:45 p.m. Visit http://junepickercenter.eventbrite.com to register. Space is limited. Cost: Donation

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September 2015

Freshstart Smoking Cessation Classes

September 1 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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Every week until September 22, 2015

Freshstart is a free program designed to help you quit smoking in two weeks. The program consists of four classes, each class is an hour and a half long. Classes are held on Tuesday evenings at the Picker Family Resource Center on the campus of Pen Bay Medical Center in Rockport. As a patient, a tobacco treatment specialist is available to you at no charge. These visits can be helpful if you are thinking about quitting smoking or if you…

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Freshstart Smoking Cessation Classes

September 8 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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Every week until September 22, 2015

Freshstart is a free program designed to help you quit smoking in two weeks. The program consists of four classes, each class is an hour and a half long. Classes are held on Tuesday evenings at the Picker Family Resource Center on the campus of Pen Bay Medical Center in Rockport. As a patient, a tobacco treatment specialist is available to you at no charge. These visits can be helpful if you are thinking about quitting smoking or if you…

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Freshstart Smoking Cessation Classes

September 15 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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Every week until September 22, 2015

Freshstart is a free program designed to help you quit smoking in two weeks. The program consists of four classes, each class is an hour and a half long. Classes are held on Tuesday evenings at the Picker Family Resource Center on the campus of Pen Bay Medical Center in Rockport. As a patient, a tobacco treatment specialist is available to you at no charge. These visits can be helpful if you are thinking about quitting smoking or if you…

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Freshstart Smoking Cessation Classes

September 22 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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Every week until September 22, 2015

Freshstart is a free program designed to help you quit smoking in two weeks. The program consists of four classes, each class is an hour and a half long. Classes are held on Tuesday evenings at the Picker Family Resource Center on the campus of Pen Bay Medical Center in Rockport. As a patient, a tobacco treatment specialist is available to you at no charge. These visits can be helpful if you are thinking about quitting smoking or if you…

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November 2015

Freshstart Smoking Cessation Classes

November 3 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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Every week until November 24, 2015

Freshstart is a free program designed to help you quit smoking in two weeks. The program consists of four classes, each class is an hour and a half long. Classes are held on Tuesday evenings at the Picker Family Resource Center on the campus of Pen Bay Medical Center in Rockport. As a patient, a tobacco treatment specialist is available to you at no charge. These visits can be helpful if you are thinking about quitting smoking or if you…

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Freshstart Smoking Cessation Classes

November 10 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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Every week until November 24, 2015

Freshstart is a free program designed to help you quit smoking in two weeks. The program consists of four classes, each class is an hour and a half long. Classes are held on Tuesday evenings at the Picker Family Resource Center on the campus of Pen Bay Medical Center in Rockport. As a patient, a tobacco treatment specialist is available to you at no charge. These visits can be helpful if you are thinking about quitting smoking or if you…

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Freshstart Smoking Cessation Classes

November 17 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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Every week until November 24, 2015

Freshstart is a free program designed to help you quit smoking in two weeks. The program consists of four classes, each class is an hour and a half long. Classes are held on Tuesday evenings at the Picker Family Resource Center on the campus of Pen Bay Medical Center in Rockport. As a patient, a tobacco treatment specialist is available to you at no charge. These visits can be helpful if you are thinking about quitting smoking or if you…

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Freshstart Smoking Cessation Classes

November 24 @ 5:30 pm - 7:00 pm
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Every week until November 24, 2015

Freshstart is a free program designed to help you quit smoking in two weeks. The program consists of four classes, each class is an hour and a half long. Classes are held on Tuesday evenings at the Picker Family Resource Center on the campus of Pen Bay Medical Center in Rockport. As a patient, a tobacco treatment specialist is available to you at no charge. These visits can be helpful if you are thinking about quitting smoking or if you…

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