Wellness: Mindfulness class series

Are you feeling overwhelmed, stressed with all the “busyness” in your life? What would it take to help you enjoy living in the present moment with less stress and anxiety? Mindfulness can bring more relaxation and calm into your life. Julie Anne Larkin, mindfulness coach, will teach a 4-week mindfulness class called “Stabilizing the Mind” […]

Healing Garden memorial ceremony at Aitkin hospital

Riverwood Foundation will host its annual Healing Garden memorial ceremony on the grounds of Riverwood Healthcare Center in Aitkin on Thurs., June 9, at 4:30 p.m. There will be a short program to commemorate those who have been memorialized or honored in the garden with flowers, bricks for the walkway, or other items during the […]

Wilson family scholarship fund open for applications

In memory of the late Roger Wilson, the Wilson family of Aitkin has created the Roger D. Wilson Scholarship to help individuals better themselves.  The fund is administered by Riverwood Foundation at Riverwood Healthcare Center. These scholarship funds are intended to ease the burden of tuition costs so that aspiring students or healthcare professionals can […]

Learn about solutions for hip, knee pain

Chronic hip or knee pain, commonly experienced by those with osteoarthritis, interferes with enjoyment of life by keeping individuals from activities they like to do. Find out how to get back to pain-free living. Learn more about proven non-surgical and surgical solutions for hip and knee pain and the success local patients have had with […]

Grief support group in McGregor

Are you grieving the loss of a loved one?  You can find information and help at a grief support group being held in McGregor this winter.  The 4-week grief group series will be held Thursdays from 4:00 to 5:30 p.m., Feb. 7, 14, 21 and 28, at the Riverwood McGregor Clinic. Group facilitator Mary Ann […]

Zumba fitness classes in Aitkin, McGregor

Looking for a way to burn some calories? Join the party! Zumba™ is a fusion of Latin and international music and dance that creates a dynamic, exciting, effective cardio workout. These fun, easy routines feature interval aerobic training with a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body as you dance. […]

Prostate Cancer Support Group to meet

Adult and Pediatric Urology (APU) in partnership with Cuyuna Regional Medical Center and Riverwood Healthcare Center will host an Us TOO Prostate Cancer Support Group meeting on January 17 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. in the Conference Center at Heartwood Senior Living Community, 500 Heartwood Drive, Crosby. The Aitkin-Crosby Us TOO Prostate Cancer Support Group is part […]

Prenatal Education classes

A 3-5 week series of prenatal classes will be offered through 2012 by Riverwood Healthcare Center.  The classes, designed for pregnant women in their third trimester and a labor coach, teach breathing and relaxation techniques to use during labor and delivery. The class meets from 7 to 9 p.m. on Tuesdays in meeting room B at the […]

2012 CPR class schedule

Riverwood Healthcare Center offers CPR classes on the fourth Tuesday of designated months throughout the year. These classes are geared toward healthcare professionals who provide direct patient care. The 2012 schedule of CPR classes is now available. For information or registration, contact Jeanine LeBlanc, Riverwood Hospital Nursing, at (218) 927-5314 or email jleblanc@riverwoodhealthcare.org