Events

COMMUNITY EVENTS

Aging on Your Terms Conference
Saturday, September 29, 2018, 8:30 AM – 2 PM
Sibley Memorial Hospital
Building D, Floor 1, Rooms 1 and 2
5255 Loughboro Road, NW
Washington, DC 20016
Doors will open at 8:30 AM for registration and to view the Expo. The program will begin promptly at 9 AM and will conclude by 2 PM.
FREE

2018 Caregiver Conference
Choosing to Care
Tuesday, October 2, 2018
Frederick Fairgrounds
797 East Patrick St
Frederick, MD
Learn practical tips for navigating caregiving and find strength and resilience while savoring the humorous and joyful moments along the way.
Presentation begins at 6 PM. Come early to preview the exhibits of the Elder Expo from 4 – 6 PM.
Preview is only available to conference attendees. Box dinners will be available beginning at 5 PM. Caregiving for your loved one is also available.
Free to attend – registration required!
To register, please visit www.ESPCFrederick.com (click on Event Registration) or call 240-490-4181.

Elder Expo 2018
Wednesday, October 3, 2018, 9 AM – 2 PM
Frederick Fairgrounds
797 East Patrick St
Frederick, MD
Connect with more than 70 local businesses that provide services related to aging and senior care.
Free admission – no registration required
Free lunch for seniors
For more information, call 240-490-4181 or email espcfrederickcounty@gmail.com

Support Group for Bereaved Spouses
2nd & 4th Friday of the month, 10:30 AM – 12:00 PM
JSSA, Ina Kay Building
200 Wood Hill Road
Rockville, MD 20850
Ongoing group for adults grieving the death of a spouse or partner occurring within the past year.
Group leader: Irene Mednick, LCSW-C
Pre-registration required by calling Suzanne Adelman at 301-816-2683.
Cost: No charge

Dance for PD®
First and Third Thursdays of the month, 3:00-4:00 PM
Grand Oaks Assisted Living Residence
5901 MacArthur Blvd., NW
Washington, DC
Free of charge
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Dance for PD®
Tuesdays 2:45-4:00 PM (Weekly)
Maryland Youth Ballet
926 Ellsworth Drive
Silver Spring, MD
Free of charge
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Dance for PD®
Fridays 2:30-3:30 PM (Weekly, September-June)
Washington DC JCC
1529 16th Street, NW
Washington, DC 20036
Free of charge
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Dance and Song for Seniors
Wednesdays, 2:30–3:30 PM
Chevy Chase Village Hall
5906 Connecticut Avenue
Chevy Chase, MD 20815
Class fee; no charge for care partners
For information: Visit chevychaseathome.org; email info@chevychaseathome.org; or call 301-657- 3115.

Frontotemporal Dementia Support Group
Second Wednesday of the Month, 5:00 PM
Somerford Assisting Living

2100 Whittier Dr
Frederick, MD 21702
Facilitated by Jane Barnes, MS, RN, CMC & Susy Murphy, BA, CMC
Supported by the Association for Frontotemporal Degeneration (AFTD)
Free and open to the public.

Alzheimer’s Association Memory Cafes
A fun and relaxed way for people living with early-stage memory loss to get connected with one another through social events that promote interaction and companionship.
A list of groups that meet in the Montgomery/Prince George’s County areas are listed below. Click HERE for more information and to register. Pre-registration is required.

Montgomery County
Rockville Senior Center
1st & 3rd Mondays, 12:00-1:00 PM

Bender JCC of Greater Washington, Rockville
3rd Wednesdays, 2:30-4:00 PM

Olney Library
4th Wednesdays, 3:30-5:00 PM

Leisure World of Maryland, Silver Spring
Last Thursday of each month, 2:00-3:30 PM

White Oak Community Recreation Center, Silver Spring
2nd Thursdays, 10:00-11:30 AM

Prince George’s County
Bowie Senior Center
3rd Wednesdays, 2:00 – 4:00 PM

Greenbelt Municipal Building
Meets every other Wednesday of the month, 1:30-3:30 PM

Laurel-Beltsville Senior Center
4th Thursdays, 2:00 – 4:00 PM

Camp Springs Senior Center, Temple Hills
3rd Tuesdays, 2:15-4:15 PM

Word of God Baptist Church, University Park
2nd Tuesdays, 1:30-3:30 PM

PROFESSIONAL EVENTS

Neurocognitive Disorders Series: Frontotemporal Dementia (FTD)
Wednesday, September 12, 2018, 8:00 – 9:30 AM
Integrace Copper Ridge
710 Obrecht Rd
Sykesville, MD 21784
8-8:30 AM – Continental Breakfast
8:30-9:30 AM – Seminar
FREE
Registration: www.integraceinstitute.org, 410-970-2031, or institute@integrace.org
1 hour of continuing education credit available per session for social workers

Neurocognitive Disorders Series: Lewy Body Dementia
Wednesday, October 10, 2018, 8:00 – 9:30 AM
Integrace Copper Ridge
710 Obrecht Rd
Sykesville, MD 21784
8-8:30 AM – Continental Breakfast
8:30-9:30 AM – Seminar
FREE
Registration: www.integraceinstitute.org, 410-970-2031, or institute@integrace.org
1 hour of continuing education credit available per session for social workers