All Classes & Events

Baby Care & Infant CPR - event details
Baby Care and Infant CPR Class
2/25/2024 9:18:17 AM Swedish Hospital, Galter Medical Pavilion, 5140 N. California Avenue.

Multiple dates available

Price: $75.00

Learn about various topics related to newborn care in this prenatal class. Discounts available for Medicaid patients delivering at Swedish Hospital.

Breastfeeding Class - event details
Breastfeeding Class
2/25/2024 9:18:17 AM Swedish Hospital, Galter Medical Pavilion, 5140 N. California Ave

Multiple dates available

Price: $20.00

Learn techniques for breastfeeding success from board-certified lactation consultants. Partners are strongly encouraged to attend. Discounts available for Medicaid patients delivering at Swedish Hospital.

Bystander CPR AED Training - event details
Bystander CPR/AED Training Session
2/25/2024 9:18:17 AM Galter LifeCenter, 5157 N. Francisco Ave.

Multiple dates available

Free

This free training features interactive practice of "hands-only" CPR with a mannequin so individuals can understand how to properly perform chest compressions. The class will also demonstrate how to use an AED (Automated External Defibrillator).

Caregiver - event details
Caregiver Wellness Support Group
2/25/2024 9:18:17 AM Galter LifeCenter 5157 N. Francisco Ave., Community Wellness Center

Multiple dates available

Free

This group is for anyone who is caring for an adult loved one and would like to take time for themselves to recharge.

Childbirth Education Class - event details
Childbirth Education Class
2/25/2024 9:18:17 AM Swedish Hospital, Galter Medical Pavilion, 5140 N. California Ave

Multiple dates available

Price: $75.00

Learn about birth options, what to expect during labor and delivery, comfort measures and more. Discounts available for Medicaid patients delivering at Swedish Hospital.

Spices that Improve Health -event details
Community Flavors
3/13/2024 5:00:00 PM Galter LifeCenter, 5157 N. Francisco Ave.

Wednesday, March 13
5:00 PM - 6:30 PM

Free

Celebrate the diversity of our surrounding communities through food! Learn about different cultural foods through a cooking demonstration (samples included) along with the nutritional value of foods, tips to increase vegetable intake and more.

EAT Series 2 - event details
EAT Series: Explore, Act and Taste
2/25/2024 9:18:17 AM Galter LifeCenter 5157 N. Francisco Ave., Community Wellness Center

Multiple dates available

Free

Class 1: Explore – this class focuses on exploring the basics of nutrition. You will learn about the different food groups, tips for meal planning, reading food labels and much more!

Family Birthing Center Tour
Family Birthing Center Tour
2/25/2024 9:18:17 AM Galter Medical Pavilion, 5140 N. California Ave.

Multiple dates available

Free

Swedish Hospital nurses will conduct a guided tour, providing general birthing information and a look around the Family Birthing Center, including the labor and delivery units and postpartum floor.

Does Your Heart Skip a Beat - event details
Heart Arrhythmias
3/7/2024 6:00:00 PM Galter LifeCenter, 5157 N. Francisco Ave, Community Wellness Center

Thursday, March 07
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Free

The symptoms of a cardiac arrhythmia vary, so it can be difficult to tell the difference between something normal and something potentially life-threatening.

Genetics - event details
How Our Genes Affect Our Health
3/20/2024 6:00:00 PM Galter LifeCenter 5157 N. Francisco Ave, Community Wellness Center

Wednesday, March 20
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Free

We'll talk about the basics of genetics and how knowing about our genes can help us choose the right management plan for our health needs. Join us to discover how genetics can guide our healthcare decisions in a way that's easy to understand!

Car Seat Installation - Event Details
Infant & Child Car Seat Fitting
3/12/2024 10:00:00 AM Swedish Hospital 5145 N. California Ave., parking garage - Floor 3

Tuesday, March 12
10:00 AM - 12:00 PM

Free

Certified car seat technicians will be available to fit car seats and teach families about correct car seat use. Bring your child, your vehicle and your child’s car seat.

Living with Diabetes - Event Details
Living with Diabetes
2/25/2024 9:18:17 AM Galter LifeCenter 5157 N. Francisco Ave, Community Wellness Center

Multiple dates available

Free

Learn how to prevent and control diabetes, how to eat for diabetes and how to monitor health through basic screenings for blood pressure and A1C.

Mental Health First Aid -  Event Rotator
Mental Health First Aid (MHFA)
2/25/2024 9:18:17 AM Galter LifeCenter 5157 N. Francisco Ave, Community Wellness Center

Multiple dates available

Price: $25.00

This program teaches you how to identify, understand and respond to signs of mental illness and substance use challenges in adults.

Cooking - Event Rotator
Monthly Cooking Series
2/25/2024 9:18:17 AM Galter LifeCenter, 5157 N. Francisco Ave.

Multiple dates available

Free

This monthly interactive series teaches simple tips for meal planning, shopping and cooking. Includes samples and recipes to bring home!

New Moms Group - event details
New Moms Group
2/27/2024 10:30:00 AM Galter Medical Pavilion, 5140 N. California, Suite 630

Tuesday, February 27
10:30 AM - 11:45 AM

Free

Connect with other new moms in a comfortable setting. Babies welcome!

PT-OT Continuing Education
Physical Therapy and Occupational Therapy Continuing Education Programs
4/20/2024 8:00:00 AM Swedish Hospital's Rehab Services Department, 5157 N. Francisco Ave.

Saturday, April 20
8:00 AM - 4:00 PM

Price: $550.00

Continuing Education Programs hosted at Swedish Hospital provide clinicians with access to industry professionals from across the country, all in a convenient setting on the north side of Chicago.

Smoking Cessation Program
Smoking Cessation Program
3/26/2024 6:00:00 PM Swedish Hospital, Anderson Pavilion 2751 W. Winona Ave., Auditorium

Tuesday, March 26
6:00 PM - 7:00 PM

Price: $150.00

This 8-week program outlines a strategy to quit smoking and offers techniques to establish a cessation plan. The program includes a comprehensive support group combined with individualized interventions.

Stress Mngmt - event rotator
Taller Manejo del Estrés (Stress Management Workshop) - Spanish
3/28/2024 1:00:00 PM Galter LifeCenter 5157 N. Francisco Ave., Community Wellness Center

Thursday, March 28
1:00 PM - 2:00 PM

Free

Si estás experimentando estrés, debes saber que no estás solo/a. En este momento hay muchas otras personas en tu comunidad y en todo el mundo que también viven situaciones estresantes.

Veggies for Health - Event Details
Veggies for Health
3/21/2024 12:00:00 PM Galter LifeCenter, 5157 N. Francisco Ave.

Thursday, March 21
12:00 PM - 1:00 PM

Free

Learn the basics of nutrition, join a community of peers interested in wellness and receive a weekly bag of fruits and vegetables. A FREE 8-week group nutrition class and produce pick up.