‘THE ANONYMOUS PEOPLE’: Temple Sinai will present a free screening of “The Anonymous People,” a documentary film about the more than 23 million Americans living in long-term recovery from alcohol and other drug addiction, at 6 p.m. Wednesday, Sept. 9, at the temple, 6227 St. Charles Ave., New Orleans. The filmmaker, Greg Williams, will participate in a discussion after the screening. For information, email Walton Goldring at walton@gff1.com.

COMMUNITY HOLISTIC HEALTH FAIR: The Marrero Seventh-day Adventist Church will hold a Community Holistic Health and Wellness Fair from 11 a.m. to 5 p.m. Sunday, Sept. 13, at the Marrero Lions Club, 2334 Barataria Blvd. Screenings and health-promotion activities will include blood pressure screenings, BMI assessments, diabetes risk assessments, kidney disease screenings, vision screenings, healthful-cooking demonstrations and exercise demonstrations. Presenters will include Ochsner Medical Center, the American Cancer Society, the National Kidney Foundation, Walgreens, Excelth, Louisiana Lions Eye Foundation, Urban Farmstead and Van Jasper. Also, the Blood Center of Louisiana will hold a blood drive.

  • CARING FOR YOUR NEWBORN: A physician and a registered nurse from West Jefferson Medical Center will discuss newborn behavior and care from 1 p.m. to 6 p.m. Sept. 26. West Jefferson Medical Center is at 1101 Medical Center Blvd., Marrero. For information, call (504) 349-6200.

FAMILY AND FRIENDS CPR: The Family Birth Place at West Jefferson Medical Center will offer an introduction to CPR from 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Sept. 29. The fee is $15 per person or $25 per couple. West Jefferson Medical Center is at 1101 Medical Center Blvd., Marrero. For information, call (504) 349-6200.

HOLISTIC HEALTH: Clinel Walker will give eight free presentations on holistic health from Sept. 21 through Oct. 2 at the Marrero Lions Club, 2334 Barataria Blvd., Marrero. The series is being organized by the Marrero Seventh-day Adventist Church. The presentations will take place at 7 p.m Mondays, Tuesdays, Thursdays and Fridays, beginning Sept. 21. For information, call (504) 220-1556.

CAR SEAT CHECKUPS: The Family Birth Place at West Jefferson Medical Center offers free car seat checkups every Wednesday by appointment. For information call (504) 349-2173. West Jefferson Medical Center is at 1101 Medical Center Blvd., Marrero. To learn more about car seat safety, visit www.safercar.gov.

ABC’s OF BREAST-FEEDING: The Family Birth Place at West Jefferson Medical Center will offer a discussion of breast-feeding basics, and common concerns, from 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Oct. 6. West Jefferson Medical Center is at 1101 Medical Center Blvd., Marrero. For information, call (504) 349-6200.

BREAST CANCER WALK: The American Cancer Society will hold its Making Strides Against Breast Cancer 5K walk at 8 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 10, at Champions Square, 600 Lasalle St., New Orleans. To register or donate, call the American Cancer Society at (800) 227-2345 or visit makingstrideswalk.org/neworleansla.

SIBLING T.L.C.: A program to help prepare children 3 and older for the arrival of a new baby will be held at 10 a.m. Oct. 24 at the Family Birth Place at West Jefferson Medical Center, 1101 Medical Center Blvd., Marrero. For information, call (504) 349-6200.

STROKE EDUCATION: A series of free stroke education classes for patients and caregivers is being held Fridays at 2:30 p.m. at West Jefferson Medical Center. For information, including location, call (504) 349-1346.

OSTOMY SUPPORT: The Greater New Orleans Ostomy Support Group meets on the second Tuesday of February, April, June, August, October and December at 7 p.m. at East Jefferson General Hospital, 4200 Houma Blvd., Metairie. The next meeting will be Oct. 13. For information, call (504) 454-4941.

INFANT SAFETY AND FIRST AID: The Family Birth Place at West Jefferson Medical Center will present a program on infant safety and first aid from 7 p.m. to 9:30 p.m. Oct. 13. West Jefferson Medical Center is at 1101 Medical Center Blvd., Marrero. For information, call (504) 349-6200.

LOUISIANA WALKS FOR PARKINSON’S: The Parkinson’s Action Network will hold Louisiana Walks for Parkinson’s at 10 a.m. Saturday, Oct. 17, at the Lafreniere Park Foundation Center, Metairie. The event will include a silent auction and parade of prizes. Registration is $25, which includes a T-shirt and refreshments. The Midnight Special band will perform from noon to 3 p.m. Proceeds from the walk will be used for education and awareness, and the provide scholarships for Louisianans to attend the 2016 PAN Forum in Washington, D.C. To register, visit ParkinsonsWalk.org by Oct. 10. For information, call (504) 952-6659.