May
26
Sat
2018
Shalimar, FL: Ft. Walton Beach @ Hawthorne House at the Air Force Enlisted Village
May 26 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm
Sheridan, WY: Sheridan Self-Help Group @ The Senior Center
May 26 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Sterling, CO: Northeastern Colorado MS Support Group @ Christ United Methodist Church
May 26 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
Livermore, CA: East Bay MS Counseling Group @ Anthropos Counseling Center
May 26 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
May
27
Sun
2018
Marlboro, MA: Wings – MS Support Group @ Middleboro Lodge of Elks #1274
May 27 @ 11:00 am

Monthly meeting for MS patients, family, friends and caregivers. Meditation will be this month’s topic

Melbourne, FL: Brevard County Eau Gallie Self-Help Group @ Healthfirst Gateway Center
May 27 @ 2:00 pm – 4:00 pm
May
28
Mon
2018
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
May 28 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.

Fargo, ND: Fargo/Moorhead MS Lunch Group @ Eventide Senior Living
May 28 @ 11:30 am – 1:00 pm

We meet in The Pub. Enter from the South entrance under the canopy.
Bring lunch or pick up lunch in the cafeteria.
Connect with others who live with MS. Enjoy lively discussions, share valuable information about living with the challenges of Multiple Sclerosis. Family and friends welcome.
This month we will have a speaker from Freedom Resource Center for Independent Living,

Gainesville, FL: The F.R.O.G.S. Group @ Trinity United methodist Church
May 28 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Emporia, KS: Flint Hills MS Connection Group @ Newman Regional Health Center, East Entrance
May 28 @ 6:30 pm

Self-Help group for individuals with MS.

Foxboro, MA: “But You Look So Good” MS Self Help Group @ Boyden Library
May 28 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

A National MS Society affiliated support group for people living with MS, their families, friends and caregivers. Besides sharing the realities of living with MS, we share good times, laughter and information in a positive, upbeat environment. Everyone comes full of ideas to take home and perhaps try out. Join a monthly meeting for education, information and good company.

Cheektowaga, NY: Cheektowaga Care Giver’s Support Group @ NMSS Chapter Office
May 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Morehead City, NC: Carteret County Self-Help Group @ Golden Corral
May 28 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

May
29
Tue
2018
Carle Place, NY: Stay informed and empowered; together we are stronger @ Passione
May 29 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Stephen Newman, MD
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Tampa, FL: Could Lemtrada be right for you? @ Besito Mexican Restaurant
May 29 @ 12:30 pm

Speaker – Mark Cascione
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Des Peres, MO: Stay informed and empowered; together we are stronger @ McCormick & Schmick's
May 29 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Mark Tullman, MD
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Houston, TX: Finding Balance @ Maggiano's Little Italy
May 29 @ 12:00 pm
Orland Park, IL: Learn together, move forward together @ Cooper's Hawk Restaurant
May 29 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Arthur Itkin, MD
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED
ONE GUEST PER ATTENDEE

Knoxville, TN: Knowledge is Power @ Naples Italian Restaurant
May 29 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Christopher Pendola
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Miami, FL: Knowledge is Power @ Finka Table & Tap
May 29 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Bertha Fonseca
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Bethesda, MD: Facing the Challenge: MS in Your 20s @ Church of the Redeemer
May 29 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Chapel Hill, NC: Orange County Self-Help Group @ Seymour Senior Center, Room 204
May 29 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Self-help groups provide a chance for individuals with MS, their families, friends and other care partners to share common experiences and concerns, provide and receive emotional support, obtain information related to the disease and on various aspects of living and coping with MS. Groups are led by people with MS, and all groups are free of charge.

Statesville, NC: Knowledge is Power @ Twisted Oak Bar and Grill
May 29 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Douglas Jeffery
PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

Nashville, TN: The Compass to Care Forum @ Nashville Marriott Airport
May 29 @ 5:59 pm – 8:30 pm

RSVP Required — See below—

A Round Table Educational Event Addressing Aspects of Living Well with MS

Special Guest Speakers:
AARON L. BOSTER, MD, Clinical Neuroimmunologist specializing in MS
SAMUEL F. HUNTER MD, PhD, Neurologist and Neuroimaging in MS
DANIEL KANTOR MD, FAAN, Neurologist, Pres. Emeritus of Fla. Society of Neurology
Learn from three top neurologists as they share their perspectives during a candid round table discussion. A 45 min interactive Q&A session with the audience will follow.

Round Table Discussion Topics
*Multiple Sclerosis Today vs. Years Ago *Recognizing and Managing MS Relapse*Understanding your Options to Gain a Better Understanding of your MS*What a Comprehensive Healthcare Team Is, In Relation to Multiple Sclerosis* Priorities and Goals, Breaking Down Medical Jargon*Understanding What a Comprehensive Healthcare Team and Facility Can Do*

Following the Round Table discussion, we have two more special presentations!

Special Guest Presenter:
JULIE ROBERTS, Country Singer
Julie will provide a very inspirational talk

Plus: **Yoga Moves MS** with:
Special Guest Presenter: MINDY EISENBERG, MHSA, E-RYT-500, C-IAYT,
Qualified MBSR Teacher, Yoga Instructor and Therapist
Healthy lifestyle choices – An introduction to adaptive yoga at any level,
an interactive audience experience, understanding research and benefits of Yoga and MS
– 30 mins + 10 mins Q&A

Date: May 29th, 2018
5:35pm – Registration
6:05pm – Program Begins
Complimentary Dinner

PLEASE Register (RSVP) Online at: http://www.events.msvn.org
If you cannot register online, please call (888) 871-1664 – Ext 102

Program limited to The MS Patient plus a max of (1) Guest

No children permitted under the age of 16 unless this is a child that has MS

Program Supported with a charitable donation from: Sanofi Genzyme

Remember to RSVP online for this Nashville event from: http://www.events.msvn.org

Fort Collins, CO: MS Self-Help Group @ United Way
May 29 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm

People with MS and their significant other.