Meeting Schedule

Murfreesboro 
Parkinson's Support Group

 

  2021 Monthly Support Group Meetings                           First Friday at 10 AM                                            ( unless posted otherwise due to holidays)

 

May 7             Ron Ream 

Organizational meeting ( re-start after covid)

Plans about upcoming speakers and events

 

June 4            Jenna Davis

 “Rock Steady Boxing” Parkinson’s Exercise Jenna will discuss RSB the exercises designed for Persons with PD 

 

July 9             Amanda Spiehler  

SE Director for the Parkinson’s Foundation

 Will discuss the Foundation and the “Aware in Care” kit

 

August 6         Steve Afrow  

Medications and Modifications Vanderbilt Medical Center

Will discuss medications and patient options

 

September 10  Patrick Kelly 

Dealing with PD and cancer Personal inspirational story of dealing with multiple health challenges

 

October 1        Matt Parks 

Williams Medical  Medical Devices that help with mobility and accessibility in the home

 

November 5    Kortney Borowitz 

Addressing and limiting the issue of  “down time”

 

December 3     Holiday Party

Fun, Food and Games-Ugly Sweater Contest-Holiday Story Contest

 

2022               

January 7   Charles Mickels

Educating the non-Parkinson's World around us

 

February 4  Kelly Arney, 

Vanderbilt Medical Center Neurology

Patient Care Holistic Approach

 

 

                                 Special Event Dates

 

September 13   Brent Peterson Golf Tournament (Parkinson’s Fund Raiser)

Link to Register

 

September 28   Petey’s Party -Parkinson’s Fund Raiser $100 plate dinner-auction Bridgestone Arena

Link to Register

 

October 15     " 60's Cruise" at 10 am-                                                          Sonic Drive In on Fortress

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November 13 Parkinson's Foundation Moving Day Centennial Park Nashville

Our Team from Murfreesboro is a cooperative effort named: "Rock Steady Boxing M'boro Support Group"

Link to Register