Published on September 28, 2015

October Community Calendar for Pella Regional

PELLA, Iowa—The following Pella Regional Health Center classes and activities are planned for the month of October:

Family and Child Classes
Information and registration:
Visit or call 641-621-BABY

Sibling Class
October 5, 6 – 7:30 pm
Classroom at Pella Regional
Cost is $16.

Prenatal Class
Tuesdays, October 20 – November 10, 6:30 – 9 pm
Boardroom at Pella Regional
Cost is $47.

Breastfeeding Class
October 8, 7 – 9 pm
Boardroom at Pella Regional
Cost is $16.

Prenatal Class
October 31, 9 am – 4 pm
Cost is $47.

Education Classes

Infant Massage
Tuesdays, October 6 – 20, 10 – 11 am
Information: 641-628-6661

Group Diabetes Education
Mondays, October 12 – November 2; 3 – 5 pm
Pella Medical Clinic—2nd floor conference room
Pre-registration required. You can register online at or call 641-621-2342.

Support Groups

October 1, 6:30 pm
Comfort House meeting room
Information: 641-620-5050

Coffee, Conversation & Support
October 13, 9:30 am
Comfort House meeting room
Information: 641-620-5050

October 27, 11 am
Long Term Care Activities Room
Information: 641-628-6623

Moms with Hope
October 29, 7 – 8 pm
Comfort House meeting room
Information: 641-620-5050

Auxiliary Events
Knit/Crochet for Babies
October 16, 9 am – Noon
Activities Room

Special Events

Walk to Remember
Oct 4, 3 – 5 pm
Pella Memorial Building
Time of remembering for families who have lost a baby due to miscarriage, stillbirth or infant death. There will be a candlelight memorial service followed by a short walk, balloon release and refreshments.
Information: 641-620-5050

Pella in Pink 2 Mile Run/Walk
Oct 17, 8 am
West Market Park
Early registration is $20 for adults and $15 for kids under 12. All proceeds benefit Breast Cancer Awareness at Pella Regional Health Center.

Breast Cancer Save-A-Life Radiothon at Pella Regional
Oct 22, 4 – 7 pm
Partnering with KNIA/KRLS Radio Station to promote breast cancer awareness and encourage women to schedule their yearly mammogram. We hope you’ll listen in. We’ll have radiologists, general surgeons, imaging techs and other clinicians sharing their knowledge. We’ll also have patients sharing their stories of struggle and survival.

Paint the Stands Pink
Oct 23 - GAME TIME!!
Pella Christian Eagles Football Game
Pella Dutch Football Game
Pella Regional is working with the schools in encouraging everyone to wear pink to the football games in awareness of early detection for breast cancer. Wear your own or purchase your t-shirts at Sports Page and Gifts on Jefferson.