HEALING GARDEN PROGRAMS: The Virginia Thurston Healing Garden, 145 Bolton Road, Harvard; Creating a Legacy from Our Everyday Lives: Reflections in the Latter Part of Life, Tues., June 3, 2-4 p.m; Medical QiGong: Finding the Life Force Within, each Thurs., June 5-July 10, 11 a.m.-noon; 10 Practices for Personal Sustainability, Thurs., June 5, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.; Introduction to the Art & Science of Integrative Nurse Coaching, Tues., June 17, 8 a.m.-4 p.m.; Authentic Movement, Wed., June 18, 9:45-10:45 a.m.; Journaling: A Self-Help Tool for Finding Peace Within, Wed., Aug. 27, 11 a.m.-12:30 p.m. Call 978-456-3532 to register. Visit healinggarden.net for information.
PRESCRIPTION DRUG ABUSE/MISUSE: On Wednesday, June 4, at 6:30 p.m., Jeff Cook will give a talk at the Nissitissit School in Pepperell on prescription drug abuse. He will share the story of his 17-year battle with drugs and alcohol and provide information on alternative healing methods with plant medicine and the difference between that and traditional rehab methods. For information, visit www.facebook.com/nm.cares.
WESTFORD HEALTH DEPARTMENT: The following programs are free unless otherwise noted: Hearing Screenings, Mon., June 9, 9:30-11:30 a.m., Cameron Senior Center, 20 Pleasant St., appointments required; Well Child Clinic, Tues., June 10, 7-8 a.m., Pediatrics West, 133 Littleton Road, make appointments at least one week in advance, fee $5; Adult Health Maintenance Clinic, Tues., June 10, 9:30-10:30 a.m., Cameron Senior Center, 20 Pleasant St., no appointment necessary; Pap Smear Clinic, Tues., June 10, 6:30-8:30 p.m., Millennium Building, 23 Depot St., appointments required, lab fee $10. For registration, call 978-692-5509.
WHAT'S YOUR CONATIVE STYLE?: Your conative style is your preferred method of putting thought into action or how you prefer to interact with the environment. Just like we all have differences in temperament and personality, we also have differences in the way we process information, learn and move through the world. On Tues., June 10, at 7 p.m., at Rodgers Memorial Library, Hudson, N.H., Master Life Coach Diane MacKinnon, M.D. will present the four conative modes and discuss each one and how you can use this information to navigate your work and personal life with more ease and efficiency, increasing your commitment to goals and your motivation. Pre-register at rmlnh.org/events or call the library at 603-886-6030.
SOUTHERN NEW HAMPSHIRE HEALTH SYSTEM: Southern New Hampshire Medical Center in Nashua announces health screenings & tests, free unless otherwise noted: Hearing Screenings, second Mon. each month (June 9), 9 a.m.-noon; ImPACT Testing ($10), Tues., June 10, 3-5 p.m., and Thurs., June 26, 5:30-7:30 p.m.; Pediatric Speech Screenings, by appt. Register online at snhhs.org/classes or call HEALTHMATCH at 603-577-2255.