LEWISTON – Club W! of St. Mary’s Regional Medical Center, a free membership program for women of all ages, announces its February events. Club W! offers programs to help keep women wise, well and whole. To join or for more information, call 777-4000 or visit www.stmarysclubw.com.

Beginner Hip-Hop: From 6:30 to 7:30 p.m. Tuesdays, starting Feb. 1; $40; series runs Feb. 1, 8, 15 and 22, d’Youville Resident Dining Room. The class will teach the basics while dancing to some of the latest hip-hop and R&B music. Taught by dancer Amber Wandell. No dance experience is required; wear comfortable clothes and shoes. Space is limited. Prepayment is required.

Wear Red Fashion Show: at 6:30 p.m. Friday, Feb. 4, $20. “Because heart health is always in style,” local cardiologist Dr. Dervilla McCann will host a Wear Red Fashion Show where attendees will have heart-healthy hors d’oeuvres and a red wine tasting, education on women’s heart health and a style show modeled by area physicians.

Physician models will include Dr. Kit Gardner, obstetrician/gynecologist; Chris Gillis, certified nurse midwife, and her daughter, Hanna; Dr. Inga Johannesson, internist; Dr. Carolyn Kase, family practitioner, and her daughter, Maggie; Dr. Renee Lewis, obstetrician/gynecologist; McCann; Dr. Amy Parker, emergency room physician; Dr. Amber Pena, internist; and Dr. Diane Wallace, emergency room physician.

Space is limited. Tickets can be purchased by calling 777-8808. Feb. 4 is the American Heart Association National Wear Red Day.

“The New Language of Eating” luncheon: noon Friday, Feb. 4, $5. Cardiologist Dr. Dervilla McCann will provide an introduction to the new language of eating with emphasis on the facts and the fads behind fats.

The presentation will be accompanied by a heart-healthy meal. The luncheon will be held at the Lepage Conference Center. The charge includes the meal. Preregistration is required by calling 777-8759.

“Tips for Finding the Right College”: at 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, Feb. 8. Learn the role of the parent in facilitating the search, how to guide a college-bound student, what the process entails and ways to simplify the college search.

Hypnotherapy for Weight Loss Series: at 7 p.m. starting Wednesday, Feb. 9, $40. Series runs Feb. 9, 16, 23 and March 2. Facilitated by Valerie St. Clair, a certified hypnotherapist in practice for three years. Space is limited. Prepayment is required.

“Foot Maintenance for the Long Haul”: at 6:30 p.m. Thursday, Feb 10, free, d’Youville dining room. Part of the Successful Aging Series. There will be a discussion on common foot problems associated with aging and strategies to keep feet healthy and happy. Presented by podiatrist Dr. Daniel Buck. Preregister by calling 777-8823.

Preregistration and prepayment are required for all events. For information or to register, call 777-4000, e-mail [email protected] or visit the Web at www.stmarysclubw.com.


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