Diabetes Events & Information

First Annual Sock It To Diabetes Walk!

Saturday, May 2, 2015

Registration Information (no fee required).

Calendar of Events 2015

Cooking Well with Diabetes  (Free food samples every class.)

Dates: April 21, 28 and May 5

Cost: FREE  

Location: Peace Lutheran Church, 9301 Panther Way, Waco, Texas 76712

Time: 5:30 to 7:00 p.m.

To register contact Armando Galindo at (254) 750-5631 or via   email at

High 5 Challenge Walking Group

Dates: Mondays & Wednesday, Starting on March 16 and finalizing on April 15, 2015   

Location: Cameron Park - Redwood Shelter, 2300 Cameron Park Dr.

Time: 5:30 P.M. to 6:30 P.M. 

To register contact Armando Galindo at (254) 750-5631 or via email at

High 5 Zumba Group

Dates: Tuesdays and Thursday. Starting on March 17 and finalizing on April 23

Location Week One: March 17 & 19 at the Bledsoe Miller Recreation Center (300 N. MLK Blvd.) and Week 2-5: March 24 - April at the South Waco Community Center (2815 Speight Ave.)

Time: 5:30 P.M. to 6:30 P.M.

To register contact Armando Galindo at (254) 750-5631 or via email at

Spanish Diabetes Classes

Dates: March 19, 26 and April 2,9, and 16, 2015

Location:  South Waco Community Center (2815 Speight Ave.)           

Time: 5:30 P.M. to 7:30 P.M. 

To register contact Armando Galindo at (254) 750-5631 or via email at

Diabetes Support Group - The Waco Sweet Talkers

Dates: Third Monday of every month

Location: Waco-McLennan County Public Health District, Preparedness Training Room at 225 W. Waco Dr. (corner of 3rd and Waco Dr.)

Time: 12 p.m. to 1 p.m. 
Community Exercise Programs

Dates: Year-round

Sit and Be Fit - Exercises for those with limited mobility.
They air on the City of Waco Cable Channel at the following times:

Monday: 7:00 am and 2:00 pm

Tuesday: 7:00 a.m., 11:00 am, and 9:30 p.m.

Wednesday: 7:00 am

Thursday: 7:00 am and 11:00 am

Friday: 7:00 am

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