Education Programs – October 2016

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October 3rd; 1-2pm
From the Heart: A Journey through Alzheimer’s – Poetry Readings & Conversations
Salem Church Library
2607 Salem Church Road
Fredericksburg, VA 22407
Advance registration is required by calling 540-370-0835, ext. 8407.

October 4th; 10-11am
Know the 10 Signs: Forgetfulness. When is it a Problem?
Care More Medical Group
5620 Brook Road
Richmond, VA 23227
Advance registration is required by calling 804-967-2580.

October 6th; 4-6pm
Documentary Screening and Discussion:
Viewing of the PBS Frontline documentary based on the bestselling book, Being Mortal
Brookdale Imperial Plaza
1717 Bellevue Avenue
Richmond, VA 23227
Advance registration is required by calling 804-967-2580.

October 11th; 6:30-7:30pm
Conversations about Alzheimer’s and Dementia:
Living with Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia: – Younger Onset
Petersburg Public Library
201 W. Washington Street
Petersburg, VA 23803
Advance registration is required by calling 804-526-2359, ext.8406.

October 12th; 10am-12:30pm
Healthy Habits for the Brain and Body
North Courthouse Road Library
325 Courthouse Road
North Chesterfield, VA 23236
Advance registration is required by calling 804-967-2580.

October 12th; 10-11:30am
10 Things to Know About Memory Loss & 5 Things You Can Do to Maintain a Healthy Brain
Henrico County Public Library – Libbie Mill
2100 Libbie Lake E Street
Henrico, VA 23230
Advance registration is required by calling 804-967-2580.

October 12th; 6-7:30pm
Know the 10 Signs: Forgetfulness. When is it a Problem?
The Crossings at University Park
2422 University Park Blvd
Richmond, VA 23233
Advance registration is required by calling 804-967-2580.

October 17th; 7:30-9am
Clergy Breakfast – Dementia Conversations
Shiloh Baptist Church
16042 Northumberland Highway
Reedville, VA 22539
Advance registration is required by calling 804-695-9382, ext. 8405.

October 18th; 5:30-7pm
Living with Alzheimer’s Disease and Dementia: Legal and Financial
Hanover Adult Center Inc.
7231 Stonewall Parkway
Mechanicsville, VA 23111
Advance registration is required by calling 804-967-2580.

October 18th; Noon-1pm
Understanding and Responding to Dementia-Related Behavior
VCU  Health – Main Hospital
1250 E. Marshall Street
Richmond, VA 23298
Advance registration is required by calling 804-967-2580.

October 19th; 6-7pm
Effective Communication Strategies
Brighter Living – Sunflower Gardens
5301 Plaza Drive
Hopewell, VA 23860
Advance registration is required by calling 804-458-5830.

October 19th; 6:15-7:15pm
The Basics: Memory Loss, Dementia, and Alzheimer’s Disease
Shady Grove United Methodist Church
4825 Pouncey Tract Road
Glen Allen, VA 23059
Advance registration is required by calling 804-967-2580.

October 20th; 10am-2pm
Living with Alzheimer’s for Middle-Stage Caregivers
Fick Conference Center (behind Moss Free Clinic)
1301 Sam Perry Boulevard
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Advance registration is required by calling 540-370-0835, ext. 8407.

October 20th; 5:30-6:30pm
Dementia 411: Legal and Financial Planning
Dinwiddie Public Library
14103 Boydton Plank Road
Dinwiddie, VA 23841
Advance registration is required by calling 804-526-2359, ext.8406.

October 20th; 6:30-8pm
Know the 10 Signs: Forgetfulness. When is it a Problem?
Spring Arbor of Richmond
9991 Ridgefield Parkway
Henrico, VA 23233
Advance registration is required by calling 804-967-2580.

October 25th; 10:30-11:30am
Know the Ten Signs of Alzheimer’s
Middlesex Public Library
35 Lovers Lane
Deltaville, VA 23043
Advance registration is required by calling 804-695-9382, ext. 8405.

October 25th; 5:30-6:30pm
Living with Alzheimer’s: Moderate Stage
dayBreaks Adult Day Care
2405 Dovercourt Drive
Midlothian, VA 23113
Advance registration is required by calling 804-967-2580.

October 26th; 10am-12:30pm
Dementia Workshop: Health and Hope through Community Resources
North Courthouse Road Library
325 Courthouse Road
North Chesterfield, VA 23236
Advance registration is required by calling 804-967-2580.

October 26th; 5:30-7pm
Know the 10 Signs: Forgetfulness. When is it a Problem?
The Memory Center
13800 Bon Secours Drive
Midlothian, VA 23114
Advance registration is required by calling 804-967-2580.

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Support Groups – October 2016

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October 3rd; 10am
For Caregivers
Mt. Vernon Baptist Church
11220 Nuckols Road
Glen Allen, VA 23059
Please call 804-967-2580 for more information.

October 3rd; 4:30pm
For Persons with Dementia
Rappahannock Westminster-Canterbury
132 Lancaster Drive
Irvington, VA 22480
Support Group available for people with dementia with reservation.
Please call 804-695-9382 for more information.

October 4th; 10am
For Caregivers
Spotsylvania Regional Medical Center
2nd Floor Conference Room
4600 Spotsylvania Avenue
Fredericksburg, VA 22408
Please call 540-370-0835 for more information.

October 4th; 10:30am
For Caregivers
Second Branch Baptist Church
12217 Second Branch Road
Chesterfield, VA 23838
Please call 804-967-2580 for more information.

October 4th; 3pm
For Caregivers
First Baptist Church
401 N. Second Avenue
Hopewell, VA 23860
Please call 804-526-2359 for more information.

October 4th; 7pm
For Caregivers
First Baptist Church
800 Thompson Street
Ashland, VA 23005
Please call 804-967-2580 for more information.

October 6th; 6pm
For Caregivers
Good Shepherd Baptist Church
1127 N. 28th Street
Richmond, VA 23223
Please call 804-967-2580 for more information.

October 10th; 6:30pm
For Caregivers and Persons with Dementia
Please call 540-370-0835 for more information.

October 11th; 7pm
For Adult Children
Bon Air Methodist Church
1645 Buford Road
N. Chesterfield, VA 23235
Please call 804-967-2580 for more information.

October 12th; 9:30am
For Caregivers
Hanover Adult Day Center
7231 Stonewall Parkway
Mechanicsville, VA 23111
Please call 804-967-2580 for more information.

October 12th; 10am
For Caregivers
New Life United Methodist Church
900 Old Hundred Road
Midlothian, VA 23114
Please call 804-967-2580 for more information.

October 12th; 10:30am
For Caregivers
Alzheimer’s Association Office – DeHardit House
7335 Lewis Avenue
Gloucester, VA 23061
No respite available
Please call 804-695-9382 for more information.

October 12th; 7pm
For Caregivers
1661 Centerville Parke Lane
Manakin Sabot, VA 23103
Please call 804-967-2580 for more information.

October 18th; 10am
For Caregivers
Lakewood Manor
1900 Lauderdale Drive
Henrico, VA 23238
Please call 804-967-2580 for more information.

 

October 18th; 10:30am
For Caregivers
Harmony Grove Baptist Church
7725 General Puller Hwy
Topping, VA 23169
Respite is available with reservation.
Please call 804-695-9382 for more information.

October 18th; 1:30pm
For Caregivers
Homecare America
2017 Plank Road
Fredericksburg, VA 22401
Please call 540-370-0835 for more information.

October 18th; 2pm
For Caregivers
Bon Air Methodist Church
1645 Buford Road
N. Chesterfield, VA 23235
Please call 804-967-2580 for more information.

October 18th; 6pm
For Caregivers
Carriage Hill Health & Rehabilitation Center
6106 Health Center Lane
Fredericksburg, VA 22407
Please call 540-370-0835 for more information.

October 18th; 7pm
For Caregivers
Brandermill Woods Health Care Center
2100 Brandermill Parkway
Midlothian, VA 23112
Please call 804-967-2580 for more information.

October 19th; 5:30pm
For Caregivers
Riverside PACE
1300 Mactavish Avenue
Richmond, VA 23230
Please call 804-967-2580 for more information.

October 20th; 6pm
For Caregivers
Alzheimer’s Association Office – DeHardit House
7335 Lewis Avenue
Gloucester, VA 23061
No respite available
Please call 804-695-9382 for more information.

October 20th; 7pm
For Caregivers
Lucy Corr Village
6800 Lucy Corr Court
Chesterfield, VA 23832
Please call 804-967-2580 for more information.

October 22nd; 12pm
For Caregivers
First Union Baptist Church
3510 Dill Road
Richmond, VA 23222
Please call 804-967-2580 for more information.

October 24th; 10am
For Caregivers
England Run Library
806 Lyons Boulevard
Fredericksburg, VA 22406
Please call 540-370-0835 for more information.

October 25th; 6pm
For Caregivers
St. Mary’s Hospital
5801 Bremo Road, Room 163
Richmond, VA 23226
Please call 804-967-2580 for more information.

October 27th; 10:30 am
For Caregivers

Commonwealth Assisted Living
460 S. Main Street
Kilmarnock, VA 22482
Respite care available with reservation.
Please call 804-695-9382 for more information.

October 27th; 1pm
For Caregivers
Chickahominy YMCA
5401 Whiteside Road
Sandston, VA 23150
Please call 804-967-2580 for more information.

October 27th; 1:30pm
Early Stage for Caregivers and Persons with Dementia
Please call 804-967-2580 for more information.

Younger-Onset Group
This is a Support Group for individuals who were diagnosed with a dementia disease under the age of 65. For more information on this group, please contact the Alzheimer’s Association Greater Richmond Chapter office at 804-967-2580.

 

 

 

 

 

 

Walk to End Alzheimer’s Fundraising Events

Walk to End Alzheimer’s Fundraising Events:

Saturday, September 10th; 10am-3pm
Car Wash Fundraiser at Splash-n-Dash; 9940 Mayland Drive in Richmond

Brookdale & Splash-N-Dash Carwash & Detailing are partnering up for a car wash to benefit the Alzheimer’s Association

Brookdale Employees from Brookdale Imperial Plaza, Brookdale Gayton Terrace, Brookdale Richmond West, and Brookdale Midlothian will be volunteering their time to wash windows and dry cars for tips. All of these tips will benefit the Alzheimer’s Association of Greater Richmond.

Splash-n-Dash will donate a minimum of 10% of all sales on September 10th to ALZ and customers can increase the percentage to 20% simply by entering ALZ’s Community Partner Code at the auto sentry pay kiosks. The funds raised will be added to the Brookdale “Tips for ALZ”.

 

Saturday, September 10th; 2-5pm
Blue & BBQ Fundraiser at Wilderness Community Church; 10501 Plank Road in Spotsylvania

Music by: Fredericksburg Blues Society, The Handsome Coyotes, Dave Nichols, Dear John Band, Bruce Middle, Steve Alston, Paradox Plus. A $10.00 Love Offering is appreciated.

 

Sunday, September 11th – Thursday, September 15th
Dining for Dollars at Glory Days Grill; 10466 Ridgefield Parkway in Henrico

From September 11th through September 15th, Glory Days Grill will donate 10% of the food and non-alcoholic beverages purchased to the Richmond Walk to End Alzheimer’s!

At the end of your meal, ask for a copy of your itemized guest check (NOTE: not the charge card receipt). Then mail this check to: Alzheimer’s Association, 4600 Cox Road, Suite 130, Glen Allen, VA 23060, ATTN: Jeff Baldwin. We will then submit your receipts to Glory Days and they will make the donation.

 

Thursday, September 15th; 11:30am-1:30pm
Food Truck Fundraiser at Genworth; 6620 W. Broad Street in Richmond

Portion of proceeds from Shamsuki and River City Wood Fire food trucks will be donated to the Walk to End Alzheimer’s.

 

Thursday, September 15th; 5-8pm
Fundraiser at The Veil Brewing Company; 1301 Roseneath Road in Richmond

The Veil Brewing Co. will donate 15% of beer sales between 5pm-8pm to the Richmond Walk to End Alzheimer’s.

 

Saturday, September 17th; 4:30-6:30pm
Blank Canvas Nite at Studio D Yoga; 1811 Huguenot Road in Midlothian

A portion of the $45 fee will be donated to #ENDALZ.  Contact doveydw@aol.com for more information.

 

Saturday, September 17th; 7-10pm
Art Party Fundraiser at Side Street Gallery; 127 Pickwick Ave. in Colonial Heights

The cost is $35 and includes all supplies and materials, wine and snacks for the evening. $30 will be donated to the Walk to End Alzheimer’s. Space is limited to 25 people. RSVP by calling 804.536.0011.

 

Thursday, September 22nd; 4-10pm
Fundraiser at SweetFrog; 210 England Street in Ashland

Mention that you are there to support the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s and a portion of your transaction will be donated.

 

Saturday, September 24th; 11am-1pm
Bowling for a Cure at Splitsville Lanes; 51 Towne Center Blvd in Fredericksburg

Tickets are $20 each cover unlimited bowling & shoe rental. Food will be available at an additional charge with a portion of the proceeds for food sales being donated as well. Contact Lara at 540.371.4563 or Andrew at 540.376.3131 to buy tickets.

 

Monday, September 26th; 11am-9pm
Cause an Effect Fundraiser; Any Richmond or Fredericksburg Chipotle

Tell the cashier you are there to support the Alzheimer’s Association and 50% of your purchase will be donated to the Walk to End Alzheimer’s.

 

Thursday, September 29th; 11:30am-1:30pm
Food Truck Fundraiser at Genworth; 6620 W. Broad Street in Richmond

Portion of proceeds from Opa and Four Brothers Bistro Burger will be donated to the Walk to End Alzheimer’s.

 

Saturday, October 1st; 10am-2pm
Kids Walk to Fight Alzheimer’s at Walter Reed Convalescent; 7602 Meredith Drive in Gloucester Courthouse
$10 per person / $15 per family; Proceeds will be donated to the Walk to End Alzheimer’s.  For more information, please contact Julie P. Boothe at 804.693.6503 or jboothe@vahs.com

Thursday, October 20th; 3-9pm
Fundraiser at SweetFrog; 210 England Street in Ashland

Mention that you are there to support the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s and a portion of your transaction will be donated.

 

Thursday, November 1st; 3-9pm
Fundraiser at SweetFrog; 210 England Street in Ashland

Mention that you are there to support the Alzheimer’s Association Walk to End Alzheimer’s and a portion of your transaction will be donated.