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BETHESDA CHAPTER MEETING

WHEN:  1st Tuesday,  7:00 - 9:00 PM

WHERE:   Suburban Hospital

8600 Old Georgetown Road

Bethesda, MD

NEXT MEETING: May 2, 2017

7 - 8 PM:  Stroke Support Groups

8 - 9 PM: Announcements, Annual Elections, and Featured Program

Speaker: Kristin Mcnealus, Physical Therapist Topic: "The Importance of Exercise After a Stroke"  (online presentation)


MCSA chapter meetings are free and open to the public.

SILVER SPRING CHAPTER MEETING

WHEN:   2nd Tuesday, 1:30 - 3:30 PM

WHERESchweinhaut Senior Center

1000 Forest Glen Road

Silver Spring, MD 20901

NEXT MEETING:  May  9, 2017

No regular chapter meeting this month due to our Special Event " iPad Workshops".

Chapter members are invited to attend

our Fellowship Lunch from 12 to 1:00 PM on May 9 and 16. ( Pre-registration Required.)

MAY  9:  12:00 noon to 1:00 PM -  Lunch plus a short chapter meeting with announcements & annual elections

MAY 16:  12:00 noon to 1:00 PM -   Lunch,

plus stay for Stream Ohrstrom's "Drum Circle" program from 2:00 to 3:00 PM.

All who plan to eat lunch with MCSA must RSVP to 301-681-6272 by  May 5th for the May 9th lunch, and by May 12th for the May 16th lunch to select either  a turkey wrap or a vegetable wrap.

UPPER COUNTY CHAPTER MEETINGS

WHEN:  2nd Wednesdays, 7:00 - 9:00 PM

WHERE:  Adventist HealthCare Physical Health and Rehabilitation

9909 Medical Center Drive

Rockville, MD

NEXT MEETING:  May 10, 2017

7 - 8 PM:  Stroke Support Groups

8 - 9 PM:  Featured Program

Speaker:  

Donna Orr, Social Worker at Adventist

Healthcare Physical Health & Rehab.

Topic:

"Disabled, but not Useless"


MCSA chapter meetings are free and open to the public.

UPCOMING SPECIAL EVENTS

ii(1) ACCESSIBLE SAILING with MCSA and C.R.A.B. (Chesapeake Region Accessible Sailing).    1:00 P.M. sail.

 May 4 and  Sept. 7 (Thursdays)

Sandy Point State Park Marina

in Annapolis, MD

Free, but pre-registration is required at least one week prior to date of each sail.

To register, leave a message with your name and phone number at 301-681-6272 (MCSA) or 301-622-2282 (Janet Gritz), or  email your contact information to MCSA at [email protected]  Call for details about transportation and other important sailing event  issues.

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(2)  "iPAD HELP: Tips, Tricks, and Apps to help Stroke and TBI Survivors with Mild-to-Moderate Aphasia or Cognitive Challenges Benefit from their Devices"

WHENFour Tuesday afternoons:

 May 9, 16, 30 and June 13, 2017. 

* Lunch first (12:00 noon - 1:00 P.M.) 

* iPad presentation by Joan Green, MA, CCC-SLP  (from 1:00 to 2:30 PM)

* Closing remarks by MCSA  (2:30 to 3 P.M.) 

WHERE:

Schweinhaut Senior Center (Garden Room)
1000 Forest Glen Road
Silver Spring, MD 20901

COST:  $100 for all 4 sessions, including lunch.   One "computer buddy" per attendee may attend at no extra cost. Contact MCSA if you need a reduced fee.

Advance registration and advance payment are required,  (No  walk-ins).  

To register or get more details, leave  a message with your name and contact information at 301-681-6272, or call Janet Gritz at 301-622-2282, or send an email  to [email protected]  

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P.O. Box 9343

Silver Spring, MD 20916-9343​

Phone:  (301) 681-6272
Email:  [email protected]