Upcoming health- and wellness-related events in the area.

THURSDAY, FEB. 5

• Hear a talk titled “Healthy Eating on a Budget,” part of a monthly Commit to Be Fit lecture series. Details: 7 p.m.; Northwest Medical Center Oro Valley, 1551 E. Tangerine Road; free; reservation required; 901-3500.

FRIDAY, FEB. 6

• Get information, motivation and fellowship for attaining and maintaining your weight loss goals at a Take Off Pounds Sensibly gathering. Details: 11 a.m.; Dove of Peace Lutheran Church, 665 W. Roller Coaster Road; call for cost; 887-3225.

WEDNESDAY, FEB. 11

• If you or a loved one has prostate cancer and is facing prostrate surgery, robotic surgery is an option to consider. Hear Dr. Sanjay Ramakumar, an experienced urologic robotic surgeon, explain the procedure. Details: 3:30 p.m.; Oro Valley Public Library, 1305 W. Naranja Drive; free; registration required; (866) 694-9355.

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