Parkinson Social Network

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!

Sincerely,
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

Side by Side Arlington and Cafe Fairfax this week!

Happy New Year!

Come out and reconnect with friends or make new connections at a Cafe or Side by Side.

This week: Side by Side Arlington and Cafe Fairfax! (details below)

We hope to see you soon!

Sincerely,
The Board of Directors
Parkinson Social Network

January 14th, 2020
Side by Side Arlington

10:30am-12:30pm
Our Side by Side Parkinson’s Support Group has a new day and location!

Meets the 2nd Tuesday of each month at:
Our Lady Queen of Peace Church,
2700 19th Street, S., Arlington, VA 22204 

This support group can meet jointly or divide, each in their own space next to each other.
–  For caregivers to share and learn from each other.
–  For people with Parkinson’s to engage in group activities and share with each other.

This Side by Side support group is a joint effort of:

 

January 15th, 2020
Cafe Fairfax

10:00 am to 12 noon (coffee & donuts – click here to RSVP)

3rd Wednesday of each month at:
Insight Memory Care Center
Linda and Lou Mazawey Education & Support Center
3955 Pender Drive, Suite 100, Fairfax, VA 22030    map
Call (703) 204-4664 for directions.
DIRECTIONS:
From Waples Mill Road turn onto Pender Drive.
Then turn right at the 2nd driveway;
head straight back, the road will curve around to the left and 3955 will be on your left.


January 20, 2020
Cafe Alexandria 

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

3rd Monday of each month at:
Brandywine Living at Alexandria
5550 Cardinal Place, Alexandria, VA 22304 map

Call (703) 940-3300 for directions.
PARKING is underground and accessible from the back of the building.


January 22nd, 2020
Cafe Ashburn
11:00 am to 1:00 pm ( lunch – click here to RSVP)

4th Wednesday of each month at:
Waltonwood at Ashburn
44141 Russell Branch Pkwy, Ashburn, VA 20147 map
Call (571) 266-1810 for directions.

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