Loudoun County wellness calendar, Nov. 29-Dec. 6

November 28, 2012

Leesburg blood drive Thursday and Friday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Monroe Technology Center, 715 Childrens Center Rd., Leesburg. 866-256-
6372.

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

“Laugh yoga” for seniors Improve flexibility and balance. Thursdays, 9:30-10:30 a.m. Leesburg Senior Center, 102 North St. 703-737-8039. Free.

Abraham Low self-help program Support for people with emotional problems. Fridays at 8 p.m. Friendship House, 16480 Meadowview Ct., Leesburg. 703-777-1708. Free.

Leesburg blood drive Friday, 1:30-6 p.m. St. James Episcopal Church, 14 Cornwall St. NW. 800-733-2767. www.redcrossblood.
org
. Appointments welcome.

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

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

Tai chi Stretching and strengthening movements, led by Suchi. Mondays at 11 a.m. Leesburg Senior Center, 102 North St. 703-737-8039. Free.

Leesburg blood drive Monday, 3-8 p.m. Francis Hazel Reid Elementary School, 800 N. King St. 800-733-2767. www.redcrossblood.
org
. Appointments welcome.

Overeaters Anonymous Mondays at 7:30 p.m. St. Peter’s Episcopal Church, 37018 Glendale St., Purcellville. 703-823-6682. Free.

Sterling blood drive Monday, 3-8 p.m. Claude Moore Recreation Center, 46105 Loudoun Park Lane. 800-733-2767. www.redcrossblood.
org
. Appointments welcome.

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

NAMI support group For family members and those with mental health issues. Hosted by the National Alliance on Mental Illness. Tuesday at 7:30 p.m. Friendship House, 16480 Meadowview Ct., Leesburg. 571-313-0908. Free.

Ashburn blood drive Wednesday, 2:30-7 p.m. Ashburn Library, 43316 Hay Rd. 866-256-6372.

New mothers support Babies are welcome. Wednesday, 9:30-11:30 a.m. Inova Loudoun Medical Pavilion, 224 Cornwall St., Leesburg. 703-858-6360. Free.

Compassionate Friends For parents who have experienced the death of 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. NW, Leesburg. 540-338-6520. Free.

Loudoun Nurturing Parenting program Advice on parenting techniques; children attend with their parents. For schedule and registration, 703-771-3973, Ext. 27, or nurturingprogram@lcsj.org. Free.

Northern Virginia Long-Term Care Ombudsman Investigates and works to resolve complaints made by or for residents of long-term facilities. 703-324-5861. Free.

Speech-language screenings Free appointments for age 3 and older. Blue Ridge Speech and Hearing Center, 19465 Deerfield Ave., Lansdowne. Call 703-858-7620 for schedule.

— Compiled by Sandy Mauck

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