Loudoun wellness calendar, Feb. 7-14

February 6, 2013

Hearing tests Age 18 and older. Call for a free Thursday appointment. Blue Ridge Speech and Hearing Center, 19465 Deerfield Ave., Lansdowne. 703-858-7620.

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

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

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

La Leche League Mother-to-mother support and breast-feeding information. Thursdays, 10 a.m.-noon. Panera Bread, 43670 Greenway Corp. Dr., Ashburn. lllashburn@gmail.com. Free.

Leesburg blood drive Friday, 9 a.m.-2 p.m. Douglass School, 401 E. Market St., Leesburg. 866-256-6372. Appointments recommended.

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

Recovery International program Support for people with anxiety, fear, depression, panic and other emotional problems. Fridays at 8 p.m. Friendship House, 16480 Meadowview Ct., Leesburg. sandra@recoveryinternational.org. 703-777-1708. Free.

Health and Fitness Fair An event to promote well-being for the whole family. Saturday, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Ida Lee Recreation Center, 60 Ida Lee Dr. NW, Leesburg. 540-454-3493. Free.

Divorce care support Video seminar series for people experiencing the pain of 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. Mondays at 11 a.m. Leesburg Senior Center, 102 North St. 703-737-8039. Free.

Heritage Hall family council Promotes and protects nursing-home residents’ rights. Monday, 5-6 p.m. Heritage Hall Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, 122 Morven Park Rd., Leesburg. 540-882-3385. Free.

Alzheimer’s support For those caring for people with forms of dementia. Monday, 7-8:30 p.m. Galilee United Methodist Church, 45425 Winding Rd., Sterling. 703-430-2203. www.galileeumc.org. Free.

Northern Virginia Resource Center for the Deaf and Hard of Hearing A presentation about hearing loss. Tuesday at 10 a.m. Carver Center, 200 Willie Palmer Way, Purcellville. 571-258-3400. Free.

Man-to-Man Cancer Support For prostate cancer patients and their family members. Tuesday, 6:30-8 p.m. Senior Center at Cascades, 21060 Whitfield Pl., Potomac Falls. 703-858-8857. karen.archer@inova.org. Free.

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.

Drop-in grief support For people coping with a recent loss. Wednesday, 1-2 p.m. Loudoun Capital Hospice, 209 Gibson St. NW, Leesburg. 703-777-7866. Free.

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

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

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

— Compiled by Sandy Mauck

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