Out and About with Parkinson's – February 6, 2020

Come out this February and meet facinating speakers and discuss interesting topics at our Cafes. 
We hope to see you soon!

The Board of Directors, Parkinson Social Network

In This Post:

  • Cafe and Side by Side Listing
  • PSN Inclement Weather Policy
  • Local Parkinson’s Events
  • Online Parkinson’s Articles and Webinars

February 11th, 2020
Side by Side Arlington

10:30am-12:30pm (Click here to RSVP)
New day and location!

Our Lady Queen of Peace Church,
2700 19th Street, S., Arlington, VA 22204

This month’s speakers: Cathy Turner, Director of Health Promotion and Senior Health and Kate Chutuape, Manager of Senior Health, discussing Lifeline and Exercise classes that VHC offers.

February 17, 2020
Cafe Alexandria

11:00 am to 1:00 pm (light lunch – click here to RSVP )

Brandywine Living at Alexandria
5550 Cardinal Place, Alexandria, VA 22304

February 19th, 2020
Cafe Fairfax
10:00 am to 12 noon (coffee & donuts – click here to RSVP)

Insight Memory Care Center,
Linda and Lou Mazawey Education & Support Center
3955 Pender Drive, Suite 100, Fairfax, VA 22030

February 26th, 2020
Cafe Ashburn
11:00 am to 1:00 pm ( lunch – click here to RSVP)

Waltonwood at Ashburn
44141 Russell Branch Pkwy, Ashburn, VA 20147

PSN Inclement Weather Policy:

Parkinson Social Network events follow the public school systems with regards to inclement weather closures. If the schools are closed, our cafés are cancelled. 
If there is a two hour delay: The cafe will be held BUT we advise caution. If you have concerns about getting to your car, down your driveway – please don’t take unnecessary risks.
Cafe Alexandria – Alexandria City Public Schools
Cafe Fairfax – Fairfax County Public Schools
Cafe Ashburn – Loudoun County Public Schools
Side by Side Arlington – Arlington Public Schools

Local Parkinson’s Events

Music Therapy for those with Parkinson’s and their Loved Ones –
February 6th & 20th
Dining for Parkinson’s fundraising event to benefit Can’t Shake Me –
February 9th
Dance for Parkinson’s – Lucy Bowen McCauley – Kennedy Center –
February 15th

Online Parkinson’s Webinars and Articles

Why Dyskinesias are a Research Priority in PD – WPC Blog
7 Podcast Episodes to Get You through Winter – Parkinson Foundation
How to Share Your Parkinson’s Diagnosis with Family, Friends and Co-Workers – Davis Phinney Foundation
Understanding Anticipatory Grief for Caregivers – Janet Edmundson

2 Comments on “Out and About with Parkinson's – February 6, 2020

  1. Unfortunately I copied down the wrong date for the Alexandria Cafe and when we showed up today we  were almost sent into a conference room full of women who knew nothing about Parkinson’s.  We’ll try to do better next month. margaret

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