Prince William County health calendar

March 18, 2013
Sunday, March 17

Al-Anon Family Group newcomers and regular meetings, 8 p.m., Haymarket Baptist Church, parish hall, 14800 Washington St., Haymarket. 703-969-2726.

Monday, March 18

Al-Anon Family Group 7 p.m., St. Paul United Methodist Church, 1400 G St., Woodbridge. 703-534-4357.

Overeaters Anonymous 7 p.m., Bethel Lutheran Church, 8712 Plantation Lane, Manassas. 703-823-6682 or www.oanova.org.

Tuesday, March 19

Overeaters Anonymous sunrise meeting 7 a.m., St. Benedict Monastery, 9535 Linton Hall Rd., Bristow. Free. 202-437-5070 or www.oanova.org.

Stroke support group 10 a.m.-11:30 a.m., Prince William Hospital, 8700 Sudley Rd., Manassas. Free, registration required. 703-396-5200.

AARP driver safety class for seniors. 1-4:30 p.m. Tuesday-Wednesday, Prince William Senior Center, 9320 Mosby St., Manassas. $14; AARP members, $12. 703-792-6405.

Cancer support group for cancer patients, survivors and their families. 7 p.m. Tuesdays, Prince William Hospital, Medical Building 1, fourth floor, Conference Room C, 8700 Sudley Rd., Manassas. 703-895-4857.

Helping Other Parents Endure a support group for anyone who has suffered the loss of an infant. 7 p.m., Gainesville Church of the Word, 14215 Lee Hwy., Gainesville. Free. 703-955-6899.

Renewed Hope Support Group a meeting for anyone who has attempted suicide. 7 p.m., ACTS Family Services Center, 3900 ACTS Lane, Dumfries. Free. 703-368-4141.

Wednesday, March 20

I Can Cope support group sponsored by the American Cancer Society and the Cancer Center. 10 a.m. Wednesdays, Cancer Center at Lake Manassas, 7901 Lake Manassas Dr., Gainesville. Free. 703-895-4857.

Weight loss support group 11 a.m., Spirit and Life United Methodist Church, 4223 Dale Blvd., Woodbridge. Free. 703-878-7779 or 571-277-7976.

Legal Aspects of Divorce lawyer Catherine Croft explains the legal aspects of separation and divorce, sponsored by the Women’s Center. 7-9 p.m., Farrell & Croft, 9324 Main St., Manassas. $55, registration required. 703-281-2657, Ext. 276, or www.thewomenscenter.org.

Thursday, March 21

Overeaters Anonymous Meditation and Writing meeting 7 a.m., St. Benedict Monastery, 9535 Linton Hall Rd., Bristow. Free. 703-361-0106, 703-754-9237 or www.oanova.org.

Glucose testing for seniors in observance of American Diabetes Alert Day. 9:30-11 a.m., Prince William Senior Center, 9320 Mosby St., Manassas. Free. 703-792-6405.

Women’s cancer support class 6 p.m. Thursdays, through Dec. 18, Cancer Center at Lake Manassas, 7901 Lake Manassas Dr., Gainesville. Free. 703-895-4857.

Diabetes support group the topic of the seminar will be eating healthier. 6:30 p.m., Prince William Health System Wellness Center, Suite 108, 8640 Sudley Rd., Manassas. Free. 703-369-8405, Ext. 4.

Caregiver support group for various dementias and related disorders, sponsored by the Alzheimer’s Association of the National Capital Area. 7:30 p.m., Caton Merchant House, 9201 Portner Ave., Manassas. 703-361-8841.

Families Anonymous a 12-step program for adults with family members with substance-abuse problems. 8 p.m., Manassas Presbyterian Church, 8201 Ashton Ave., Manassas. 703-928-9385 or www.familiesanonymousva.com.

Friday, March 22

Overeaters Anonymous Big Book meeting 10:30 a.m. Fridays, Bethel Lutheran Church, 8712 Plantation Lane, Manassas. Free. 571-445-3287 or www.oa.org.

Alcoholics Anonymous 8:30 p.m., Concordia Lutheran Church, 3637 Graham Park Rd., Triangle. 703-293-9753.

Saturday, March 23

Fit for Christ boot camp the 75-minute class begins with a prayer and warm-up followed by a quick-paced workout with weights. 8 a.m. Saturdays, First Baptist Church of Woodbridge, 13600 Minnieville Rd, Woodbridge. $10; children 9-15 free with an adult. 571-437-8641 or www.fitforchrist.us.

Anxiety support group Recovery Inc., for people who have anxiety, depression, fear or other emotional problems. 10 a.m.-noon, Cokesbury United Methodist Church, 14806 Blackburn Rd., Woodbridge. 703-441-0840.

— Compiled by Sarah Lane

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