Health and wellness events taking place in Kent County and adjoining areas. To be included, submit the event title, time and address to social@thekentcountynews.com at least one week in advance. Once submissions are approved, events will run as space allows.

THURSDAY, AUG. 22

DEPRESSION AND ANXIETY SUPPORT GROUP, 2 p.m., Recovery in Motion, 300 Scheeler Road, Chestertown. Peer led support group for anyone dealing with any sort of depression or anxiety issues. One on one sessions are available before or after the group meeting. Info: 410-822-1610 or chesapeakevoyagers.org.

EXERCISE CLASS FOR PARKINSON'S, 5 p.m., AquaFit, 811 High St., Suite 1, Chestertown. Brief, general information session for new therapist-guided exercise class of individuals affects by Parkinson's. Families are invited to attend. Info: 410-778-6565.

FRIDAY, AUG. 23

EXERCISE CLASS FOR PARKINSON'S, 12 p.m., AquaFit, 811 High St., Suite 1, Chestertown. Brief, general information session for new therapist-guided exercise class of individuals affects by Parkinson's. Families are invited to attend. Info: 410-778-6565.

MONDAY, AUG. 26

CANCER SUPPORT GROUP, 6 p.m., Education Center, UM Shore Medical Center at Chestertown, 100 Brown St., Chestertown. Led by Chrissy Nelson.

TUESDAY, AUG. 27

ALL LOSSES, 11:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m.,Caroline County Public Library Federalsburg Branch, 123 Morris Ave., Federalsburg. For individuals who have experienced any type of loss. Info: compassregionalhospice.org or 443-262-4100.

UPPER SHORE DDLR VETERANS OUTREACH, 1-3 p.m., Kent County Public Library, 408 High St., Chestertown branch. Learn about employment opportunities, transportation, training benefits and other topics relevant to veterans. Info: contact veteran representative Sharon Egerson at 410-822-3030.

KENT COUNTY GRIEF SUPPORT GROUP, 5:30-7:30 p.m., Kent County Public Library, Yellow Building, 408 High St., Chestertown. Eight-week grief support group runs every Tuesday, from April 16 through June 4. Open to anyone 18 and older who is suffering the loss of a spouse or partner. Cost: $25 for non-hospice attendees, but no one will be turned away due to an inability to pay. Info or registration: contact group facilitator Ann OConnor at 443-262-4124 or aoconnor@compassregionalhospice.org.

DIABETES SUPPORT GROUPS, 6:30 p.m., UM Shore Medical Center Chestertown, 100 Brown St., Chestertown. Led by Chrissy Nelson.

WEDNESDAY, AUG. 28

FREE AND CLEAN NARCOTICS ANONYMOUS, 8 p.m., Bethel AME Church, 237 N. College Ave., Chestertown. Recovery support group.

THURSDAY, AUG. 29

DEPRESSION AND ANXIETY SUPPORT GROUP, 2 p.m., Recovery in Motion, 300 Scheeler Road, Chestertown. Peer led support group for anyone dealing with any sort of depression or anxiety issues. One on one sessions are available before or after the group meeting. Info: 410-822-1610 or chesapeakevoyagers.org.

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