Calendar of Events 2017-12-04T10:37:23+00:00

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Visit the Sierra Vista Convention and Visitors Bureau for additional information on upcoming activities and events.

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FREE Blood Pressure & Glucose Testing 9:30 am
FREE Blood Pressure & Glucose Testing @ Thrive, a wellness center
Feb 1 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
FREE Blood Pressure Checks and FREE Blood Glucose testing offered on Fridays from 9:30am – 11:30am. No testing on the 5th Friday. (Fasting or fasting 2 hours after a meal will give more accurate results).
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Breastfeeding Support Group 9:15 am
Breastfeeding Support Group @ Thrive, A Wellness Center
Feb 4 @ 9:15 am – 10:30 am
The Canyon Vista Medical Center’s Thrive, a wellness depot, offers a Mommy to Mommy Breastfeeding Support Group. New mothers benefit from the network of friends and discussion topics presented at our breastfeeding support groups. These support groups are held weekly and are facilitated by one of our lactation experts. During the meetings you can share[...]
Al-Anon Family Groups (AFG), A New Way of Living 6:00 pm
Al-Anon Family Groups (AFG), A New Way of Living @ Thrive, A Wellness Center
Feb 4 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
AFG offers strength and hope for friends and families of problem drinkers. Just as Alcoholics Anonymous offers a new way of life to the alcoholic, Al-Anon and Alateen offer the adventure of a new way of life to the alcoholic’s family and friends. The Meetings are devoted to understanding our own problems. Over time the[...]
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Chair Yoga 9:15 am
Chair Yoga @ Thrive, A Wellness Center
Feb 5 @ 9:15 am – 10:00 am
Chair yoga is practiced while sitting in a chair or standing using a chair for support. Chair yoga was designed for those unable to participate in a traditional yoga class due to the effects of aging or disabilities. Chair yoga deepens flexibility and strengthens personal body awareness. The class is taught by Pat Quintana, a[...]
Help with Medicare 10:00 am
Help with Medicare @ Thrive, A Wellness Center
Feb 5 @ 10:00 am – 3:00 pm
A topic of major concern to all Americans is the cost of healthcare. Federally funded programs like Medicare and Medicaid seem complex and uncertain to many people. It’s important to understand the role of these government sponsored programs as you investigate other funding strategies that are available to help you meet your future medical expenses.[...]
Beginner Yoga 10:15 am
Beginner Yoga @ Thrive, A Wellness Center
Feb 5 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Learn basic yoga fundamentals and postures while deepening your flexibility and strengthening your body.  The class is taught by Pat Quintana, a certified yoga instructor with over 15 years of yoga experience
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Chair Yoga 9:15 am
Chair Yoga @ Thrive, A Wellness Center
Feb 7 @ 9:15 am – 10:00 am
Chair yoga is practiced while sitting in a chair or standing using a chair for support. Chair yoga was designed for those unable to participate in a traditional yoga class due to the effects of aging or disabilities. Chair yoga deepens flexibility and strengthens personal body awareness. The class is taught by Pat Quintana, a[...]
Beginner Yoga 10:15 am
Beginner Yoga @ Thrive, A Wellness Center
Feb 7 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Learn basic yoga fundamentals and postures while deepening your flexibility and strengthening your body.  The class is taught by Pat Quintana, a certified yoga instructor with over 15 years of yoga experience
“Live Well” with CHF (Congestive Heart Failure) 2:00 pm
“Live Well” with CHF (Congestive Heart Failure) @ Thrive, A Wellness Center
Feb 7 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Canyon Vista Medical Center’s Thrive, a wellness center, will be hosting a Congestive Heart Failure (CHF) and sodium for CHF and lowering blood pressure class the first Thursday of each month from 2:00-3:00 PM. Join us as the Resident Physicians and Dietitians at the Canyon Vista Medical Center teach us about what CHF is and[...]
Pacemaker and Defibrillator, What is the Difference? 5:30 pm
Pacemaker and Defibrillator, What is the Difference? @ Thrive, A Wellness Center
Feb 7 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
Pacemaker and Defibrillator, What is the Difference? Many people might not know the difference between a Pacemaker and an Implantable Cardioberter Defibrillator (ICD), but if your primary care doctor or cardiologist recommends one, it is important to know the basic function of each of these life-saving devices. Join Dr. Vinay Sanghi, MD cardiologist to learn[...]
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FREE Blood Pressure & Glucose Testing 9:30 am
FREE Blood Pressure & Glucose Testing @ Thrive, a wellness center
Feb 8 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
FREE Blood Pressure Checks and FREE Blood Glucose testing offered on Fridays from 9:30am – 11:30am. No testing on the 5th Friday. (Fasting or fasting 2 hours after a meal will give more accurate results).
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Ostomy Support Group 2:00 pm
Ostomy Support Group @ Canyon Vista Medical Center
Feb 10 @ 2:00 pm – 3:30 pm
The primary purpose of our association is to help anyone adjust to living with an ostomy. An ostomy refers to the surgically created opening in the body for the discharge of body wastes. We have an active visitation program and will send a trained ostomy visitor to see any patient either pre or post operative. By[...]
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Breastfeeding Support Group 9:15 am
Breastfeeding Support Group @ Thrive, A Wellness Center
Feb 11 @ 9:15 am – 10:30 am
The Canyon Vista Medical Center’s Thrive, a wellness depot, offers a Mommy to Mommy Breastfeeding Support Group. New mothers benefit from the network of friends and discussion topics presented at our breastfeeding support groups. These support groups are held weekly and are facilitated by one of our lactation experts. During the meetings you can share[...]
ALOHA Adult Hearing Loss Support Group 11:00 am
ALOHA Adult Hearing Loss Support Group @ Thrive, A Wellness Center
Feb 11 @ 11:00 am – 12:00 pm
The mission of ALOHA is to provide a support system for individuals with an acquired deafness and/or hearing loss and their families. ALOHA also offers peer support, advocacy, information and training for individuals with a hearing loss which will enable them to improve their quality of life. During the meetings, you can share experiences and[...]
Al-Anon Family Groups (AFG), A New Way of Living 6:00 pm
Al-Anon Family Groups (AFG), A New Way of Living @ Thrive, A Wellness Center
Feb 11 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
AFG offers strength and hope for friends and families of problem drinkers. Just as Alcoholics Anonymous offers a new way of life to the alcoholic, Al-Anon and Alateen offer the adventure of a new way of life to the alcoholic’s family and friends. The Meetings are devoted to understanding our own problems. Over time the[...]
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Chair Yoga 9:15 am
Chair Yoga @ Thrive, A Wellness Center
Feb 12 @ 9:15 am – 10:00 am
Chair yoga is practiced while sitting in a chair or standing using a chair for support. Chair yoga was designed for those unable to participate in a traditional yoga class due to the effects of aging or disabilities. Chair yoga deepens flexibility and strengthens personal body awareness. The class is taught by Pat Quintana, a[...]
Beginner Yoga 10:15 am
Beginner Yoga @ Thrive, A Wellness Center
Feb 12 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Learn basic yoga fundamentals and postures while deepening your flexibility and strengthening your body.  The class is taught by Pat Quintana, a certified yoga instructor with over 15 years of yoga experience
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Sweet Tips for Valentines Day 12:00 pm
Sweet Tips for Valentines Day @ Thrive, a wellness center
Feb 13 @ 12:00 pm – 6:00 pm
Valentine’s Day is all about love and treating someone special in your life. Usually this includes some sort of sweet treat. Drop into Thrive to find some healthy alternatives to the sugary chocolate boxes and enjoy some samples while you’re here.
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Chair Yoga 9:15 am
Chair Yoga @ Thrive, A Wellness Center
Feb 14 @ 9:15 am – 10:00 am
Chair yoga is practiced while sitting in a chair or standing using a chair for support. Chair yoga was designed for those unable to participate in a traditional yoga class due to the effects of aging or disabilities. Chair yoga deepens flexibility and strengthens personal body awareness. The class is taught by Pat Quintana, a[...]
Beginner Yoga 10:15 am
Beginner Yoga @ Thrive, A Wellness Center
Feb 14 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Learn basic yoga fundamentals and postures while deepening your flexibility and strengthening your body.  The class is taught by Pat Quintana, a certified yoga instructor with over 15 years of yoga experience
Kidney Smart 2:00 pm
Kidney Smart @ Thrive, A Wellness Center
Feb 14 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
This FREE Kidney Smart® class is hosted by Canyon Vista Medical Center and DaVita® Si-erra Vista. This class is part of a nationwide effort to empower those diagnosed with chronic kidney disease (CKD) by providing basic education on how to manage their health. One in six American adults has CKD, and leading causes include diabetes[...]
How Heart Attack Symptoms Differ in Men & Women 5:30 pm
How Heart Attack Symptoms Differ in Men & Women @ Thrive, a wellness center
Feb 14 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
If a man complains of chest pain he is likely to be rushed to the hospital. However, women often do not recognize the signs of a heart attack if it happened to themselves. Many people are unaware that heart attack symptoms can be quite different for women than for men. Join Dr. William Elliott, DO[...]
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FREE Blood Pressure & Glucose Testing 9:30 am
FREE Blood Pressure & Glucose Testing @ Thrive, a wellness center
Feb 15 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
FREE Blood Pressure Checks and FREE Blood Glucose testing offered on Fridays from 9:30am – 11:30am. No testing on the 5th Friday. (Fasting or fasting 2 hours after a meal will give more accurate results).
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Babywearing Support Group 10:00 am
Babywearing Support Group @ Thrive, A Wellness Center
Feb 16 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Just like any skill there is a learning curve with babywearing. While a caregiver certainly could learn that skill independently it is much easier to learn from someone who is already skilled in that field. Babywearing Support Group’s mission is to promote babywearing as a universally accepted practice, with benefits for both child and caregiver,[...]
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Senior Nutrition: It’s All About Breakfast 1:00 pm
Senior Nutrition: It’s All About Breakfast @ Thrive, A Wellness Center
Feb 18 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Breakfast is the most important daily meal, especially for seniors. Join Cynthia Aspengren, from the UA South Campus, as she explains the risk of skipping breakfast and the benefits a healthy breakfast  can have on your energy and metabolism throughout the day.    
Al-Anon Family Groups (AFG), A New Way of Living 6:00 pm
Al-Anon Family Groups (AFG), A New Way of Living @ Thrive, A Wellness Center
Feb 18 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
AFG offers strength and hope for friends and families of problem drinkers. Just as Alcoholics Anonymous offers a new way of life to the alcoholic, Al-Anon and Alateen offer the adventure of a new way of life to the alcoholic’s family and friends. The Meetings are devoted to understanding our own problems. Over time the[...]
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Chair Yoga 9:15 am
Chair Yoga @ Thrive, A Wellness Center
Feb 19 @ 9:15 am – 10:00 am
Chair yoga is practiced while sitting in a chair or standing using a chair for support. Chair yoga was designed for those unable to participate in a traditional yoga class due to the effects of aging or disabilities. Chair yoga deepens flexibility and strengthens personal body awareness. The class is taught by Pat Quintana, a[...]
Beginner Yoga 10:15 am
Beginner Yoga @ Thrive, A Wellness Center
Feb 19 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Learn basic yoga fundamentals and postures while deepening your flexibility and strengthening your body.  The class is taught by Pat Quintana, a certified yoga instructor with over 15 years of yoga experience
Help with Medicare 12:00 pm
Help with Medicare @ Thrive, A Wellness Center
Feb 19 @ 12:00 pm – 3:00 pm
A topic of major concern to all Americans is the cost of healthcare. Federally funded programs like Medicare and Medicaid seem complex and uncertain to many people. It’s important to understand the role of these government sponsored programs as you investigate other funding strategies that are available to help you meet your future medical expenses.[...]
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Chair Yoga 9:15 am
Chair Yoga @ Thrive, A Wellness Center
Feb 21 @ 9:15 am – 10:00 am
Chair yoga is practiced while sitting in a chair or standing using a chair for support. Chair yoga was designed for those unable to participate in a traditional yoga class due to the effects of aging or disabilities. Chair yoga deepens flexibility and strengthens personal body awareness. The class is taught by Pat Quintana, a[...]
Beginner Yoga 10:15 am
Beginner Yoga @ Thrive, A Wellness Center
Feb 21 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Learn basic yoga fundamentals and postures while deepening your flexibility and strengthening your body.  The class is taught by Pat Quintana, a certified yoga instructor with over 15 years of yoga experience
The Effects Stress and Anxiety Have on Your Heart & Body 5:30 pm
The Effects Stress and Anxiety Have on Your Heart & Body @ Thrive, A Wellness Center
Feb 21 @ 5:30 pm – 6:30 pm
It’s one thing to feel occasional stress. But when you’re constantly under pressure and have no way to cope, your risk of developing serious illness climbs. Join Dr. Karen Crockett, MD from Chiricahua Community Health Center to learn about the long-term effects of living a stressed-out life and enjoy an imagery relaxation exercise to help[...]
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Us TOO Prostate Cancer Support Group 9:00 am
Us TOO Prostate Cancer Support Group @ Thrive, A Wellness Center
Feb 22 @ 9:00 am – 10:00 am
Us TOO support group for prostate cancer survivors, their spouses, care givers, newly diagnosed men and other interested persons. The group’s mission is to help men and their families make informed decisions about prostate cancer detection and treatment through support, education and advocacy. The Willie Cotton Jr. Chapter, Sierra Vista, AZ, meets at 9:00 AM[...]
FREE Blood Pressure & Glucose Testing 9:30 am
FREE Blood Pressure & Glucose Testing @ Thrive, a wellness center
Feb 22 @ 9:30 am – 11:30 am
FREE Blood Pressure Checks and FREE Blood Glucose testing offered on Fridays from 9:30am – 11:30am. No testing on the 5th Friday. (Fasting or fasting 2 hours after a meal will give more accurate results).
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Breastfeeding Support Group 9:15 am
Breastfeeding Support Group @ Thrive, A Wellness Center
Feb 25 @ 9:15 am – 10:30 am
The Canyon Vista Medical Center’s Thrive, a wellness depot, offers a Mommy to Mommy Breastfeeding Support Group. New mothers benefit from the network of friends and discussion topics presented at our breastfeeding support groups. These support groups are held weekly and are facilitated by one of our lactation experts. During the meetings you can share[...]
Al-Anon Family Groups (AFG), A New Way of Living 6:00 pm
Al-Anon Family Groups (AFG), A New Way of Living @ Thrive, A Wellness Center
Feb 25 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
AFG offers strength and hope for friends and families of problem drinkers. Just as Alcoholics Anonymous offers a new way of life to the alcoholic, Al-Anon and Alateen offer the adventure of a new way of life to the alcoholic’s family and friends. The Meetings are devoted to understanding our own problems. Over time the[...]
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Chair Yoga 9:15 am
Chair Yoga @ Thrive, A Wellness Center
Feb 26 @ 9:15 am – 10:00 am
Chair yoga is practiced while sitting in a chair or standing using a chair for support. Chair yoga was designed for those unable to participate in a traditional yoga class due to the effects of aging or disabilities. Chair yoga deepens flexibility and strengthens personal body awareness. The class is taught by Pat Quintana, a[...]
Beginner Yoga 10:15 am
Beginner Yoga @ Thrive, A Wellness Center
Feb 26 @ 10:15 am – 11:15 am
Learn basic yoga fundamentals and postures while deepening your flexibility and strengthening your body.  The class is taught by Pat Quintana, a certified yoga instructor with over 15 years of yoga experience
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Stroke and Brain Injury Support Group 4:00 pm
Stroke and Brain Injury Support Group @ Thrive, A Wellness Center
Feb 27 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
Canyon Vista Medical Center’s Stroke & Brain Injury Support Group offers survivors, their family members, friends, and caregivers an environment of support and education.  The group meets monthly to hear from guest speakers, share experiences and offer emotional support, fellowship, and to inspire hope along the journey to recovery.  We offer encouragement for survivors and[...]
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Caring for the Person; An Alzheimer’s Education Conference 8:00 am
Caring for the Person; An Alzheimer’s Education Conference @ Thrive, A Wellness Center
Feb 28 @ 8:00 am – 12:00 pm
This half-day conference is dedicated to Alzheimer’s research, education, and caregiver support. The event features guest speakers, such as physicians, attorneys, Alzheimer’s disease care professionals, and/or community service providers. The lectures will give updates on the latest advancements in Alzheimer’s research, community resources, and ways to increase the quality of life for both the individual[...]
Better Breathers Club 2:30 pm
Better Breathers Club @ Thrive, A Wellness Center
Feb 28 @ 2:30 pm – 3:30 pm
Join this welcoming support group for patients and caregivers affected by chronic lung diseases including COPD, pulmonary fibrosis and lung cancer. Learn better ways to better cope with lung disease while getting the support of others in similar situations