Chevy Chase at Home – April Events
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CHEVY CHASE AT HOME CELEBRATES SPRING WITH APRIL PROGRAMS
“More Than Pampering, More Than Relaxation: Therapeutic Massage as Medicine” will be the topic of our Meet & Mingle program on April 1, 2014. Mitch Markowitz, of Family & Nursing Care, and a massage therapist will be on hand to provide a demonstration and discuss the many benefits of therapeutic massage, including stress reduction and relaxation, improved circulation, and pain relief. 2 to 4 pm at the Chevy Chase Village Hall.
On April 22, there will be an evening Program on ”Long Distance Care Giving and Other Dilemmas for Families”. Our speaker, Barbara Kane, LCSW-C, Co-Founder and Director of Aging Network Services, is a pioneer in the field of Geriatric Care Management. As well as providing local services, her agency puts families in contact with vetted services all over the country to help with long-distance care for aging family members. 7:30 pm, also at the CC Village Hall.
This month’s Brunch Bunch will be held on Thursday, April 10, from 10:00 to 11:30 am, at the Olympia Coffee Shoppe in the Brookville Road Shopping Center. Drop in, buy a cup of coffee or even breakfast, and join the CC@ H table for some lively conversation.
On Wednesdays from 10:30 to 11:30 am, and Fridays from 2:30 to 3:30 pm, we offer Gentle Seated Pilates classes for a modest fee at the Chevy Chase United Methodist Church, 7001 Connecticut Avenue. Call the CC@ H office at 301-657-3115 to register.
We also sponsor Walking Groups on Friday mornings at 10 am, for CC@ H Members, Volunteers, and Friends of CC@ H. Registration is required (301-657-3115). And Knitting Circles are now meeting on alternate Monday and Thursdays at !:30 pm. For information contact firstname.lastname@example.org.
SAVE THE DATE: Saturday, May 17 – 1:00 to 5:00 pm. Experts from Sloans & Kenyon will give verbal appraisals of three of your own treasured objects at “What’s It Worth? Trash or Treasure?”, CC@ H’s first fund-raising event. Register now online at www.chevychaseathome.org to join the fun!