Loudoun County wellness calendar, April 26-May 3

April 25, 2012

Blood drive Thursday, 3:30-7:30 p.m. Seneca Ridge Middle School, 98 Seneca Ridge Dr., Sterling. 800-733-2767.

Reiki sessions A program for cancer patients that aims to recharge and balance the body’s energy. Thursday, 6:45-8 p.m. Inova Loudoun Hospital Radiation Oncology Center, 44035 Riverside Pkwy., Leesburg. 703-858-8857. Free. Registration required.

Blood pressure screenings Thursday, 10 a.m.-noon. Carver Center, 200 Willie Palmer Way, Purcellville. 703-858-6609 or www.inova.org.

Cancer support For patients and their family members and friends. Thursday, 7-8 p.m. Ashburn Presbyterian Church, 20962 Ashburn Rd. 703-729-2012. www.ashburnpresbyterian.org. Free.

Nar-Anon family group For relatives and friends of addicts struggling with addictions. Thursdays at 7 p.m. Leesburg Presbyterian Church, 207 W. Market St. www.nar-anon.org. Free.

Blood drive Friday, 1:30-6 p.m. St. James Episcopal Church, 14 Cornwall St. NW, Leesburg. 800-733-2767.

Depression Bipolar Support Alliance Saturdays at 3 p.m. Purcellville Library, 220 E. Main St. 703-431-7160. Free.

Multiple sclerosis support group Sunday, 2-4 p.m. Cascades Library, 21030 Whitfield Pl., Potomac Falls. 703-771-4256.

Overeaters Anonymous Sundays at 5:30 p.m. Ashburn Presbyterian Church, 20962 Ashburn Rd. 571-340-2546. Free.

Dads support group For new and pending fathers. Tuesday at 7 p.m. Inova Loudoun Hospital Center, 44045 Riverside Pkwy, Leesburg. 703-858-6360. www.
thebirthinginn.org
. Free.

National Alliance on Mental Illness Support group for family members living with mental illness. Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. Friendship House, 16480 Meadowview Ct., Leesburg. 571-313-0908. Free.

Compassionate Friends support group For parents who have lost a child. Wednesday at 7:30 p.m. St. James Episcopal Church, 14 Cornwall St., Leesburg. 540-882-9707. Free.

Alzheimer’s support Next Thursday, 10-11 a.m. Spring Arbor Assisted Living, 237 Fairview St., Leesburg. 540-338-6520. Free.

Online childbirth-education program Interactive activities hosted by Inova Loudoun Hospital. Go to www.
thebirthinginn.org
for details.

Loudoun Nurturing Parenting Program Children attend sessions with their parents. Call for information about classes. 703-771-3973, Ext. 27. nurturingprogram@
lcsj.org
. Free.

— Compiled by Sandy Mauck

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