D.C. wellness calendar, March 28-April 4

March 28, 2013

HIV mobile test unit Sponsored by Whitman-Walker Health. Thursday, 4-6 p.m., Miriam’s Kitchen, 2401 Virginia Ave. NW. 202-797-4454 or hivtesting@whitman-walker.org. Free.

Blood pressure checks and HIV screenings Thursdays at 6:30 p.m. Community Education Group mobile medical unit, William O. Lockridge/Bellevue Library, 115 Atlantic St. SW. 202-543-2376. Free.

Adult-children caregivers support Thursdays, 6:30-8 p.m. Iona Senior Services, 4125 Albemarle St. NW. 202-895-9448. $10. Registration required.

Yoga class Thursdays, 7 p.m. Take a mat. Anacostia Library, 1800 Good Hope Rd. SE. 202-715-7707. Free.

HIV testing Sponsored by Whitman-Walker Health. Thursday, 10 p.m-1 a.m., Glorious Health Club, 2120 West Virginia Ave. NE. hivtesting@whitman-walker.org. Free.

Line-dancing fitness for seniors Fridays at 10 a.m. Woodridge Library, 1801 Hamlin St. NE. 202-541-6226. Free.

Parkinson’s support group Sponsored by the Parkinson’s Foundation. Fridays, 11 a.m.-noon. Iona Senior Services, 4125 Albemarle St. NW. 202-895-9448. Free. Registration required.

Yoga classes For adults. Saturdays at 9:30 a.m. Dorothy I. Height/Benning Library, 3935 Benning Rd. NE. 202-281-2583. Free.

Yoga for beginners Mats available. Saturdays at 11 a.m. Petworth Library, 4200 Kansas Ave. NW. 202-243-1188. Free.

Yoga for beginners Hosted by Yoga Activist. Saturdays at 12:30 p.m. Lamond-Riggs Library, 5401 South Dakota Ave. NE. 202-541-6255. Free.

AA meeting Saturdays, 7-8 p.m., St. Mark’s Episcopal Church, Third and A streets SE. 202-546-4964. Free.

Fitness for cancer patients For ages 13 to 22. Sundays, 3-5 p.m. City Fitness, 3525 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202-618-4368. Free.

HIV/AIDS testing Sponsored by Whitman-Walker Health. Weekdays, 9 a.m.-6 p.m. Elizabeth Taylor Medical Center, 1701 14th St. NW. Mondays through Thursdays, 9 a.m.-4:30 p.m. Max Robinson Center, 2301 Martin Luther King Jr. Ave. SE. 202-745-7000. Free.

Kid Talk cancer support A support and guidance group for ages 5-12 whose families are affected by cancer. Monday, 10-11 a.m., MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, 3800 Reservoir Rd. NW. 202-444-3755. Free. Registration required.

Gentle Morning Yoga for Cancer & Stress Led by Corrin Bennett. Mondays at 10:45 a.m., Smith Center for Healing and the Arts, 1632 U St. NW. 202-483-8600. www.smithcenter.org. $10 per session.

Al Anonymous meetings Mondays and Fridays at noon. St. John’s Episcopal Church, Lafayette Square, 1525 H St. NW. 202-347-8766 or www.stjohns-dc.org. Free.

Traditional yoga Led by Heather Ferris; take a mat. Tuesdays at noon. Watha T. Daniel/Shaw Library, 1630 Seventh St. NW. 202-727-1288. Free.

Young Adult Cancer Survivors (YACS) workshop Input sought on current and proposed YACS programs at the center. Tuesday, 6:30-8 p.m. Smith Center for Healing and the Arts, 1632 U St. NW. 202-483-8600. www.smithcenter.org. Free.

Crohns and colitis support For friends and family of those living with inflammatory bowel disease. Sponsored by the Crohns and Colitis Foundation of America. Tuesday at 7 p.m., MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, 3800 Reservoir Rd., NW. 202-444-3557. Free.

Yoga classes for beginners Hosted by Yoga Activist. Tuesdays at 7 p.m. Cleveland Park Library, 3310 Connecticut Ave. NW. 202-282-3080. Free.

Parkinson’s exercise class Wednesdays at noon. MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, 3800 Reservoir Rd. NW. 202-444-4180. Free. Registration requested.

Family Yoga With Andrea All ages welcome at this class for beginners; take a mat. Wednesdays at 5 p.m. Watha T. Daniel/Shaw Library, 1630 Seventh St. NW. 202-727-1288. Free.

Bereavement support group Wednesdays at 5 p.m. Medstar Georgetown University Hospital, 3800 Reservoir Rd. NW. Sara Moore, chaplain for Adult Oncology, 202-444-0109. Registration required. Free.

NAMI support group For family and friends of those recovering from mental health issues. Wednesdays, 7-8:30 p.m. National Alliance on Mental Illness, 422 Eighth St. SE. 202-546-0646. namidc@juno.com. Free.

Advanced cancer support For women, facilitated by Joanne Assarsson and Lombardi Cancer Center chaplain Sara Kerai. April 4, 10:30-11:30 a.m. MedStar Georgetown University Hospital, 3800 Reservoir Rd. NW. 202-444-3755. Free. Registration required.

— Compiled by Gerri Marmer

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