Community events

Thursday, September 7, 9:30 am – 3:00 pm

Access Services  Assistive Technology and Disability Resource Fair

Where? Fairfax County Government Center
12000 Government Center Parkway, Fairfax

The fair kicks off at 9:30 a.m. with Fairfax County Public Library Director Jessica Hudson followed by keynote speaker, Karen Keninger, director of the National Library Service for the Blind and Physically Handicapped (NLS). In addition to meeting representatives from county organizations and companies that assist the low vision and differently-abled communities, attendees can take advantage of free glaucoma and vision screenings.
No registration required.

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Saturday, September 9, at 2:00 pm

SING OUT®! Discover a Whole New World

Brought to you by the Parkinson Voice Project and the in-person performance is in Texas but those of us in Northern Virginia can watch the performance on their website or Facebook page.

Click here to watch clips from previous SING OUT®! performances.

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September 14th, 5:30 PM to 8:00 PM
Grand Opening of the Tribute at One Loudoun!

Our host for our Ashburn Café

Where? Tribute at One Loudoun
20335 Savin Hill Dr, Ashburn, VA 20147

Live Entertainment | Fine Food & Beverages | Valet Parking
Business Casual Attire Please
RSVP by Sept 1st to Hello@TributeAtOneLoudoun.com

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Saturday, October 7, 2017

Strategic Management Partners invites you to participate in

Navigating the Caregiving Journey: A conference to empower caregivers with resources and knowledge

at: Hilton Garden Inn, Woodbridge VA

For more information, visit our website at www.mycaregivingjourney.com.

To register or to become a sponsor, exhibitor or advertiser, please call 703-490-1407 or email bfrench@mycaregivingjourney.com

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Saturday, October 7, 2017
8:30 am to 4:30 pm

American Parkinson Disease Association (APDA)
Virginia Education Day

Location:
Fort Magruder Inn and Conference Center
6945 Pocahontas Trail,  Williamsburg VA 23185

About
For overnight reservations, please contact the Ft. Magruder Inn directly at 757-220-2250 and use the event code PD2017 for a special nightly rate of $129 plus applicable taxes.   Online hotel registration is available at  https://reservations.travelclick.com/98400?groupID=1902548

Day of Event Schedule
8:30 am                Registration & Continental Breakfast
9:30 am                Movement Disorder Neurologists Panel
10:45 am              Breakout Session One
12:00 pm              Lunch and Keynote Speaker Dr. Alice Lazzarini
2:00 pm                Breakout Session Two
3:30 pm                Breakout Session Three

Breakout Session Tracks
Track One – Dx & Tx
Neurosurgical options/all things surgical for PD
PD Medications
Nutrition-Food as Medicine for PD

Track Two – Therapy, Exercise & Wellness
Yoga Therapy for PD
My Parkinson Journey
Exercise for Parkinson’s – Finding What Works for You

Track Three – Caregiving
How Mood, behavior and cognition in the PwP impacts the Care Partners
A Care Partner’s Parkinson’s Journey
Options for Planning Ahead

Click here to register.
Registration ends on September 30, 2017

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