Prince William County wellness calendar, April 18-25

April 17, 2013

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

Mental health support group Tuesday-Wednesday and Thursday-Friday, 6-7:30 p.m. Trillium Drop-In Center, 13184 Centerpointe Way, Woodbridge. 703-763-3865. www.trilliumdropincenter.org. Free.

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

Parenting class A three-week course taught in Spanish; participants learn to cope with anger. Sponsored by the Prince William Cooperative Extension Service. Thursdays, 7-9 p.m. Sudley North Government Center, 7987 Ashton Ave., Manassas. 703-792-6288. $40; registration required.

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

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

Blood drive Saturday, 9 a.m.-3 p.m. Leesylvania State Park, 2001 Daniel K. Ludwig Dr., Woodbridge. 800-733-2767.

Anxiety support group Recovery Inc., for people who have anxiety, depression, fear or other emotional problems. Saturday, 10 a.m.-noon Cokesbury United Methodist Church, 14806 Blackburn Rd., Woodbridge. 703-441-0840. 703-494-5400.

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

Overeaters Anonymous/HOW Monday, 7 p.m. Bethel Lutheran Church, 8712 Plantation Lane, Manassas. 703-823-6682. info@oanova.org. www.oanova.org.

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

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

Cardiac disease support group Tuesday, 7-8:30 p.m. Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center, 2300 Opitz Blvd., Woodbridge. 703-670-1877. www.sentara.com/northern-virginia. Free.

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

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

Men’s cancer support class Next Thursday, 4:30 p.m. Cancer Center at Lake Manassas, 7901 Lake Manassas Dr., Gainesville. 703-895-4857. Free.

Dual Diagnosis support group A mental health and substance abuse group that promotes recovery through peer support. Next Thursday, 6-7:30 p.m. Trillium Drop-In Center, 13184 Centerpointe Way, Woodbridge. 703-763-3865. www.trilliumdropincenter.org. Free.

— Compiled by Sarah Lane

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