Montgomery wellness calendar, March 14-21

“Reiki Share” workshop For anyone affected by cancer; a presentation by Susan Kilborn, a Reiki master. Thursday, 11 a.m.-noon. Hope Connections for Cancer Support, 5430 Grosvenor Lane, Bethesda. 301-493-5002. www.hopeconnectionsforcancer.org. Free. Registration required.

“Nursing Home Medicaid” talks, A presentation by staff from the Montgomery County Department of Health and Human Services on the differences between Medicaid and Medicare, with a question-and-answer session. Thursday, 1:30 p.m. Little Falls Library, 5501 Massachusetts Ave., Bethesda. Free. 240-773-9520. (The program will be repeated March 25 at Aspen Hill Library.)

Nutrition documentary A screening of “Cafeteria Man” (2011), which follows chef Tony Geraci in his mission to transform meals in Baltimore schools. A discussion will follow. Sponsored by Real Food For Kids Montgomery. Friday, 7:30 p.m. Takoma Park Community Center, 7500 Maple Ave. $5; families, $10. 301-202-4812 or www.realfoodforkidsmontgomery.org.

Kenwood Cherry Blossoms and Spring Flowers Walk, Starting Friday, the self-guided 10k and 5k option can be walked daily along the Capitol Crescent Trail, through a Kenwood neighborhood and on city streets. Sponsored by Seneca Valley Sugarloafers Volksmarch Club. Map available at Starbucks at the Shops at Sumner Place, 4611 Sangamore Rd., Bethesda. 301-946-5496 or gammie0612@verizon.net.

Low-vision talk “Your Right to Sight: Demystifying Eyes Over 50,” a presentation by Rachel Bishop, from the National Eye Institute at NIH, and Richard A. Garfinkel, from the Retina Group of Washington. Sunday, 2-3:30 p.m. Asbury Methodist Village’s Rosborough Cultural Arts and Wellness Center, 409 Russell Ave., Gaithersburg. 301-348-3760. dsokobin@jccgw.org. Free. Registration required.

Film: “. . . First Do No Harm” A screening of the 1997 drama starring Meryl Streep and Fred Ward as parents of a young boy who receives an epilepsy diagnosis as their health insurance is set to run out. Monday, 1-3 p.m. Margaret Schweinhaut Senior Center, 1000 Forest Glen Rd., Silver Spring. 240-777-8086. Free.

Adventist HealthCare Walking Club Tuesday at 8 a.m. Westfield Montgomery Shopping Mall, 7101 Democracy Blvd., Bethesda. 301-469-6000.

Afternoon grief support group For anyone grieving the death of a loved one, a six-week group hosted by Montgomery Hospice. Tuesdays at 1 p.m. Trinity Lutheran Church Bethesda, 11200 Old Georgetown Rd., North Bethesda. 301-921-4400. Free. Registration required.

Ben’s Run, Registration opens next Thursday for the annual 5k run and one-mile run/walk in memory of Ben Goldfogle, an 11-year-old who lost his life from complications related to leukemia in 2009. Proceeds from the April 20 event will benefit the Center for Cancer and Blood Disorders at Children’s National Medical Center. Stonegate Elementary School, 14811 Notley Rd., Silver Spring. $25. www.bensrun.org.

— Compiled by Lisa M. Bolton

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