Thursday 3

BLOOD PRESSURE SCREENINGS, seniors, 10 a.m.-1 p.m. Thursdays, Culpepper Garden Senior Center, 4435 N. Pershing Dr., Arlington. Free. 703-228-4403.

LYMPHEDEMA LECTURE, certified lymphedema therapist Christine Sweigart discusses causes and treatment of lymphedema, 7-8 p.m., Virginia Hospital Center-Arlington, John T. Hazel Conference Center, 1701 N. George Mason Dr. Free; registration required. 703-558-0902.

ARLINGTON CANCER SUPPORT GROUP, We Can Cope. Meet other people with cancer and their families, share ideas, solve problems and receive emotional support, facilitated by a cancer survivor, 7:30-9 p.m. first and third Thursdays, Virginia Hospital Center-Arlington, Cancer Resource Center, 1701 N. George Mason Dr. Free. 703-558-5555.

INOVA BLOOD DONOR SERVICES, all blood types needed. For information on donating blood or holding a drive, call 866-256-6372 or visit www.inova.org/donateblood.

ASTHMA SUMMER CAMPS, for children with asthma, sponsored by the American Lung Association. For information, call 800-586-6872 or www.lungusa.org/virginia.

Friday 4

HIV/AIDS SUPPORT, daily case management, individual counseling and job, housing and medical service assistance. Food, transportation and child care available. Holistic Family Agape Ministries Institute, 2423 Mount Vernon Ave., Alexandria. 703-519-9100.

LEE WALKERS, seniors walking group travels by van to the Capital Crescent Trail in the District, 10 a.m.; meet at Lee Senior Center, 5722 Lee Hwy., Arlington. $2.50; registration required. 703-228-0555.

NUTRITION CLASS, seniors, taught by Ana Moran of Virginia Cooperative Extension Service, 10:30 a.m., Dawson Terrace Senior Center, 2133 N. Taft St., Arlington. Free; registration required. 703-228-6300.

Sunday 6

ALEXANDRIA HOSPITAL FUNDRAISER, a buffet-style brunch, proceeds benefit the hospital's cardiovascular services, sponsored by the Board of Lady Managers of Inova Alexandria Hospital, 11 a.m.-2 p.m., Union Street Public House, 121 S. Union St., Alexandria. $25; reservations required. 703-836-8853.

Monday 7

HIV/AIDS SUPPORT, weekly meetings Mondays, Tuesdays and Wednesdays for people with HIV or AIDS. Whitman-Walker Clinic, 5232 Lee Hwy., Arlington. 703-531-4943.

EARLY STAGE BREAST CANCER, support group, facilitated by an oncology social worker, 5-6:30 p.m., Virginia Hospital Center-Arlington, Cancer Resource Center, 1701 N. George Mason Dr. Free. 703-558-5555.

"LOOK GOOD, FEEL BETTER" WORKSHOP, for cancer patients. Learn makeup and hair styling techniques to help manage changes that may occur during chemotherapy and radiation therapy, sponsored by the American Cancer Society, the Cosmetic, Toiletry and Fragrance Association and the National Cosmetology Association, 6:45-9 p.m., Virginia Hospital Center-Arlington, Cancer Resource Center, 1701 N. George Mason Dr. Free; registration required. 703-558-5555.

PARENT SUPPORT, information, education and peer support, sponsored by Stop Child Abuse Now. Children's programs available. 7-8:30 p.m. Mondays, Fairlington United Methodist Church, 3900 King St., Alexandria. Free; registration required. 703-836-1820 or www.scanva.org.

Tuesday 8

INCONTINENCE TALK, seniors. A local urologist discusses incontinence and other bladder problems, 10 a.m., Culpepper Garden Senior Center, 4435 N. Pershing Dr., Arlington. Free; registration required. 703-228-4403.

Wednesday 9

EMOTIONS ANONYMOUS, 7:30-8:30 p.m., Mount Vernon Presbyterian Church, Christian Education Building, 2001 Sherwood Hall Lane, Alexandria. Free. 202-364-9448 or www.emotionsanonymous.org.

TAKE OFF POUNDS SENSIBLY, weight-loss support. Weigh-in, 6:30 p.m.; meeting, 7:15 p.m. James Duncan Library, 2501 Commonwealth Ave., Alexandria. $20 annually, plus $6 monthly. 703-519-6722 or www.tops.org.

-- Compiled by SARAH LANE