Events

American Diabetes Association Camp Discovery
06/27/2016 - 07/01/2016 9:00 am - 3:00 pm American Diabetes Association Camp Discovery Health Track, Glen Ellyn Illinois
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American Diabetes Association Camp Granada
07/10/2016 - 07/15/2016 All Day American Diabetes Association Camp Granada 4-H Memorial Campground, Monticello Illinois
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American Diabetes Association Camp Crossroads
07/11/2016 - 07/15/2016 9:00 am - 3:00 pm American Diabetes Association Camp Crossroads UIC Student Recreation Facility, Chicago Illinois
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Kovler for Kids and InTransit Hits the Stadium
07/13/2016 All Day Kovler for Kids and InTransit Hits the Stadium Toyota Park, Bridgeview IL
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American Diabetes Association Triangle D
07/24/2016 - 07/30/2016 All Day American Diabetes Association Triangle D YMCA Camp Duncan, Ingleside Illinois
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American Diabetes Association Teen Adventure Camp
07/31/2016 - 08/06/2016 12:00 am American Diabetes Association Teen Adventure Camp YMCA Camp Duncan, Ingleside Illinois
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American Diabetes Association Camp Can Do
08/01/2016 - 08/05/2016 9:00 am - 3:00 pm American Diabetes Association Camp Can Do Palos Park Recreation Center, Palos Park Illinois
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The American Diabetes Association's White Sox Game and Carb Count Tailgate
08/20/2016 4:00 pm - 9:30 pm The American Diabetes Association's White Sox Game and Carb Count Tailgate U.S. Cellular Field in Chicago, Chicago IL
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09/15/2016 10:00 am - 2:00 pm UCM Farmers Market University of Chicago – Mitchell Hospital, Chicago
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American Diabetes Association 2016 Step Out Walk to Stop Diabetes
09/24/2016 All Day American Diabetes Association 2016 Step Out Walk to Stop Diabetes Didier Farms, Buffalo Grove IL, Lincolnshire IL
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Ongoing Events:

  • Community Fitness Program (Museum of Science and Industry) Join the University of Chicago Urban Health Initiative for this free fitness program!  In existence more than 21 years at the Museum of Science and Industry, this program is designed to encourage healthy fitness habits and to help seniors integrate a regular exercise program into their health routines. For more information about the program and the weekly schedule, please visit http://www.uchospitals.edu/pdf/uch_011250.pdf
 
  • Community Health Focus Hour (Weekly on WVON Radio) The Community Health Focus Hour is a weekly WVON radio broadcast series that focuses on specific health topics that impact the community. The series is led by University of Chicago Medicine faculty and features guests from the community. Listeners have the opportunity to call-in and ask questions of guests and also  participate in the program on social media. To listen to previous episodes, visit https://soundcloud.com/niversityofhicagosommunityealthocusour
 
  • Shop Right, Save-a-lot, and Be Healthy Grocery Store Tours If you are trying to eat right, especially with diabetes, you know it’s key to shop right. Join in on the tour and learn how to make quick, healthy, and affordable food choices the next time you grocery shop for you and your family! You must register in advance for this FREE program brought to you by the South Side Diabetes Project at the University of Chicago. See more for dates and locations
 
  • 61st Street Farmer’s Market Tours (Chicago, IL) A friendly and informative tour of the 61st Street Farmer’s Market. Learn tips on building a balanced meal with the fresh produce available at the 61st Street Farmer’s Market. We’ll tour the vendor booths with fresh fruits, vegetables, eggs, meats, dairy, and more. Our health educators will teach you how to portion meals on your plate, and set goals to help you and your family make healthy choices. Tours begin at the South SIde Diabetes table. Tours fill up fast so registering in advance is recommended: 773-702-2939. See more for dates and details
 
  • Kovler Diabetes Center’s Weekly Diabetes Education Classes (Duchossois Center for Advanced Medicine, Chicago, IL) Every Thursday, join us for weekly diabetes education classes for type 2 patients at the University of Chicago. There will be two sessions offered as part of the curriculum–we encourage you to attend both session 1 and 2! For questions on how to enroll please email diabetes@uchospitals.edu or call 773.702.2371.