other Parkinson events

Lots of PD & community announcements

Parkinson Social Network & Out & About with Parkinson’s As many of you know, I have been involved with the Fair Oaks support group for over 10 years. Last year I introduced the concept of the Parkinson café, and we now have two – in Fairfax and Ashburn. Recently, with the help of other dedicated […]

Lots of conversations in March and April!

Have you got your calendar ready to save these dates? Let’s go! Wednesdays – March 8 and March 22, 11:30 am – ? Lunch Bunch At: Jason’s Deli, 12955 Fair Lakes Shopping Center (next to Starbucks).  Please join our group on the 2nd and 4th Wednesday’s of each month for lunch at Jason’s Deli. No RSVP needed. […]

You’re invited to our Parkinson’s Café!

You’re invited to Northern Virginia’s inaugural Parkinson Café! Monday, June 13 from 10:00 am – 11:30 am At: Insight Memory Care Center Linda and Lou Mazawey Education and Support Center 3955 Pender Drive, Suite 100, Fairfax, VA 22030 MAP Come for the coffee, stay for the company and conversation! We’re excited to introduce you to […]

November events and more!

G’day Everyone, I’m sad to report that Bill and Julie announced that they are moving to Delaware next month. I’m sure you all join me in wishing them well in their new home and thanking them for their contributions to our group over the years. Who will forget Bill encouraging us to end our meetings with […]

October events and more!

Hi Everyone! Jennifer Robinson, massage therapist, came to speak to us about how massage therapy can help people living with Parkinsons. I enjoyed her presentation so much that I forgot to take notes! Much of what she talked about is covered on her website, chi-bodywork.com so I hope you’ll check it out. There’s also a message from Jennifer […]

2 Reminders: September support group meeting & Partners in Parkinson’s event

September support group meeting: When: Saturday, September 27, 10:00 am – 12 noon Where:  Sunrise at Fair Oaks,  3rd floor, 3750 Joseph Siewick Dr, Fairfax. Click here to view location on a map Speaker Jennifer Robinson will talk about how massage therapy can benefit people living with Parkinsons. For more information about Jennifer, please click […]

Join Fair Oaks Folks and Walk Off Parkinson’s this Sunday, September 14!

Walk Off Parkinson’s is this coming Sunday morning at National’s Park! Our team, Fair Oaks Folks, is 17 strong and the team has raised $1011 of a $1200 team goal. We’re doing great. I invite anyone who’d like to participate in this exciting fund-raising/awareness-raising event to join Fair Oaks Folks to walk off PD, attend […]