Events

COMMUNITY EVENTS

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
Learn more

Dance for PD®
Tuesdays 2:45-4:00 PM (Weekly)
Maryland Youth Ballet
926 Ellsworth Drive
Silver Spring, MD
Free of charge
Learn more

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
Learn more

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
1150 Carnation Drive
1st & 3rd Mondays, 12:00-1:00 PM

Olney Library
3500 Olney Laytonsville Road
4th Wednesdays, 3:30-5:00 PM

Leisure World of Maryland
3700 Rossmoor Boulevard, Silver Spring
Last Thursday of each month, 2:00-3:30 PM

White Oak Community Recreation Center
1700 April Lane, Silver Spring
2nd Thursdays, 10:00-11:30 AM

Oasis at Macy’s Home Store
7125 Democracy Boulevard, Bethesda
1st Fridays, 2:00-3:30 PM

Prince George’s County
Bowie Senior Center
14900 Health Center Drive
3rd Wednesdays, 2:00 – 4:00 PM

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

Hyattsville Police Department
4310 Gallatin Street
3rd Thursdays, 1:00 – 2:20 PM

Camp Springs Senior Center
6420 Allentown Road
3rd Tuesdays, 2:15 – 4:15pm

PROFESSIONAL EVENTS

2020 Maryland Gerontological Association Annual Conference
Thursday, April 30, 2020, 8:30 AM – 5:00 PM
The Meeting House
5885 Robert Oliver Place
Columbia, MD 21045
The 2020 MGA Annual Conference will focus on gaining a better understanding of Medicare benefits and how to address some of the gaps in Medicare coverage such as vision, hearing, and dental care for older adults living in the community.
See the conference website for more details and to register.
Debra Levy Eldercare Associates is a sponsor of this conference.