CHILDBIRTH AND INFANCY

BirthPlace Tours: 3 p.m. to 3:30 p.m. Wednesday, BirthPlace at Alamance Regional Medical Center. (Tours also are included in the Preparing Big Brother and Big Sister session and Weekend Childbirth Blitz.) Register online at armc.com/events-and-classes or call 336-586-4000. An online virtual tour is available at www.armc.com/virtual-tours/LaborDeliveryRoom.html.

Alamance La Leche League: 10 a.m. third Thursday of each month, 410 S. Spring St., Burlington. Unconditional breast-feeding support for all moms. 919-417-5170.

 

WEIGHT LOSS GROUPS

Take Off Pounds Sensibly — TOPS 109, Burlington: The club meets from 9:30 a.m. to 10:30 a.m. each Wednesday at the Kernodle Senior Center, 1535 S. Mebane St. New members welcome. For more information: TOPSNC109@gmail.com.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly — TOPS NC 349, Burlington: 6 p.m. Mondays at Lakeview Community Church, Burlington. Peggy Faucette at 336-584-6245.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly — TOPS 367, Saxapahaw: 6 p.m. Tuesdays at the Moore’s Chapel Baptist Church hut on Church Road off N.C. 87. Nonprofit weight-loss support group. No obligation to join. 336-376-6589.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly — TOPS 650, Burlington: 5:45 p.m. today for weigh-ins at the Harriet House behind Brookwood Baptist Church on Davis Street. Meeting at 6:15 p.m.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly — TOPS 53, Graham: weigh-in at 6 p.m. and meeting to follow at 6:30 p.m. every Tuesday at Graham Presbyterian Church Hut, 100 N. Maple St., Graham. 336-449-9789.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly — TOPS 371, Elon: 6:30 p.m. each Tuesday at Ossipee Baptist Church, 2470 Old N.C. 87, Elon.

Take Off Pounds Sensibly — TOPS 537, Burlington: weigh-in at 6 p.m. and meeting at 6:30 p.m. each Monday, Southern Caswell Ruritan Club, 9614 Hwy. 62 South, Burlington.

NOTE: To find a meeting location throughout Alamance County, visit www.tops.org and click "Find A Meeting," then type in your zip code to find a meeting at a time and place convenient for you. Your first visit is free.

Bariatrics — Weight Loss Seminar: 6 p.m. to 7 p.m. April 24, Alamance Regional, private dining room. Register online at armc.com/events-and-classes or call 336-586-4000. The class provides information about the risks and benefits of weight loss surgery, the costs, and a pathway to help guide you through the process to make a lifestyle change. Speakers are Dr. Matthew Martin and Dr. Eric Wilson. Free.

 

SUPPORT GROUPS

Cancer

Coloring and dinner with Sandy: 5:30 p.m. to 7 p.m. Wednesday, Cone Health Cancer Center at Alamance Regional, large conference room. All materials are provided.

Breast Cancer Support Group: 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. Thursday, Cone Health Cancer Center at Alamance Regional, Community Room. To register, call 336-586-3504, visit armc.com/events-and-classes or email sandy.hess@conehealth.com.

KidsCan! Family Night: 6 p.m. to 8 p.m. Thursday, Cone Health Cancer Center at Alamance Regional, large conference room. For information or to register, call 336-538-7946. An educational and peer empathy program for children with a parent or grandparent with cancer. All families are welcome regardless of where you are receiving treatment. Reservation is required.