Loudoun County wellness calendar, Sept. 12-Sept. 19, 2013

September 11, 2013

Purcellville blood drive Thursday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Patrick Henry College, One Patrick Henry Cir., Purcellville. 800-733-2767. 540-338-1776. www.phc.edu.

Diabetes support Thursday at 11 a.m. Leesburg Senior Center, 102 North St., Leesburg. 703-737-8039. Free.

Parenting Alone Group For parents who have lost a spouse or partner to cancer while raising school-age children. Thursday, 5:30-6:30 p.m. Inova Loudoun Hospital Radiation Oncology Center, 44035 Riverside Pkwy., Suite 100, Leesburg. 703-698-2536. jennifer.eckert@inova.org. Free.

Cancer support For patients, family members and friends. Thursday, 7-8 p.m. Ashburn Presbyterian Church, Room 202, 20962 Ashburn Rd., Ashburn. 703-729-2012. www.ashburnpresbyterian.org. Free.

La Leche League Mother-to-mother support and breast-feeding information. Friday at 10:15 a.m. Ashburn Library, 43316 Hay Rd., Ashburn. 703-753-3214. 703-737-8100. Free.

Overeaters Anonymous Use the single door to the left of the double-door entrance at the sanctuary. Follow sign to the parlor on the second floor. Friday at 11 a.m. Leesburg United Methodist Church, 107 W. Market St., Leesburg. 703-443-9144.

Alzheimer’s Association workshop “Legal and Financial Planning for Alzheimer’s.” Saturday, 11 a.m.-1 p.m. Rust Library, 380 Old Waterford Rd., Leesburg. 703-766-9005. library.loudoun.gov. www.alz.org/nca. Free.

Depression Bipolar Support Alliance of Western Loudoun Saturday at 3 p.m. Purcellville Library, 220 East Main St., Purcellville. 703-431-7160. kathy@dbsanca.org. Free.

Support for divorced people Video seminar series for people coping with divorce or separation. Sunday at 9:30 a.m. Our Saviour’s Way Lutheran Church, 43115 Waxpool Rd., Ashburn. 703-723-1085. Free.

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

Widow and widowers support Monday at 11 a.m. Leesburg Senior Center, 102 North St., Leesburg. 703-737-8039. Free.

Leesburg blood drive Monday, 3-8 p.m. Rust Library, 380 Old Waterford Rd., Leesburg. 866-256-6372. library.loudoun.gov.

Debtors Anonymous learn how to avoid debt. Monday, 7-8 p.m. Leesburg United Methodist Church, 107 W. Market St., Leesburg. 800-421-2383. 781-453-2743. www.debtorsanonymous.org.

Ashburn blood drive Tuesday, 8 a.m.-1 p.m. NALC Health Benefit Plan, 20547 Waverly Ct., Ashburn. 800-733-2767.

Alzheimer’s support Tuesday, 12:30-1:30 p.m. Carver Center, 200 Willie Palmer Way, Purcellville. 571-358-3402.

Sterling blood drive Tuesday, 3-8:30 p.m. Sterling Fire Company 18, 46700 Middlefield Dr., Sterling. 800-733-2767. www.svfd.org.

Griefshare Tuesday, 7-8:30 p.m. Purcellville Baptist Church, 601 Yaxley Dr., Purcellville. 540-338-0918. caring@purbap.org. Workbook, $15.

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

Menopause support Sept. 19, 6:30-9 p.m. Inova Loudoun Hospital Center, 44045 Riverside Pkwy., Leesburg. 703-858-8060. Free.

“Laugh yoga” for seniors Improve flexibility and balance. Sept. 19, 9:30-10:30 a.m. Leesburg Senior Center, 102 North St., Leesburg. 703-737-8039. Free.

— Compiled by Sandy Mauck

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