Calendar

Feb
25
Tue
2020
Hartford, CT: Community Acupuncture @ St. Francis Hospital conference room at Mandell MS Center
Feb 25 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm

Call 860-714-4450

Clarion, PA: MS Connection Support Group @ First Presbyterian Church
Feb 25 @ 6:00 pm
Greensburg, PA: MS Connection Support Group @ Area Restaurant
Feb 25 @ 6:00 pm
Harrisburg, PA: Take Charge and Learn More About MS in African Americans @ Red Lobster
Feb 25 @ 6:00 pm

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

CONTACT ORGANIZER TO REGISTER

Mechanicsburg, PA: MS Connection Support Group @ Health South Rehab Hospital
Feb 25 @ 6:00 pm
Pleasant Gap, PA: MS Connection Support Group @ Health South Nittany Valley Rehab
Feb 25 @ 6:00 pm
Newtown, PA: The Wellness Group @ The Wellness Solution Centers
Feb 25 @ 6:30 pm
Feb
26
Wed
2020
East Hartford, CT: MS Yoga Therapy at Sacred Rivers Yoga @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Feb 26 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Yoga Therapy classes at Sacred Rivers Yoga help those with MS to improve balance, focus, concentration, and breathing, as well as aid in stress reduction. We have been awarded a grant from the Multiple Sclerosis Foundation to offer FREE chair yoga for the benefit of individuals that are affected by MS. Sacred Rivers Yoga has been offering the classes with the help of the MSF on a weekly basis since 2006. Join us on both Monday and Wednesday mornings at 10:45 am for our Yoga Therapy Chair class with Michele Mathews. If you are interested or would like information, please call 860.657.9545 or visit www.sacredriversyoga.com

New Haven, CT: It’s Time to Learn About Mavenclad @ Tre Scalini Restaurant
Feb 26 @ 12:00 pm

Speaker – Joseph Guarnaccia

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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Hartford, CT: Chair Yoga @ Toivo by Advocacy Unlimited, Inc.
Feb 26 @ 2:00 pm – 3:00 pm

This class takes traditional yoga postures and techniques and adapts them to be done while seated in a chair or while utilizing a chair for support. This is a great alternative for someone who may have trouble getting up and down off of the ground, someone recovering from an injury, or someone who uses a wheel chair. However, this gentle practice is open to everyone.

Instructor Bio: Michele Matthews is a 200 hour teacher training graduate from Sacred Rivers Yoga, and is also reiki 2 certified. She has been teaching chair yoga therapy since 2013. Michele is passionate about bringing yoga to those whom it may be otherwise inaccessible to.

*this class is held at a handicap accessible location

Danbury, CT: It’s Time to Learn About Mavenclad @ Chuck's Steak House
Feb 26 @ 6:00 pm

Speaker – Stanley Penc

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Meadville, PA: MS Meadville Support Group @ One Vernon Place
Feb 26 @ 6:00 pm

Meets on the 4th Wednesday of each Month

Williamsport, PA: MS Connection Support Group:Live Your Best Life @ River Valley Regional YMCA
Feb 26 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Allentown, PA: MS Empowerment Connections Support Group @ Good Shepard Health Technology Ctr
Feb 26 @ 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
Branford, CT: You and Your MS Fingerprint @ Eli's Branford
Feb 26 @ 6:30 pm

Speaker – Mayer Hasbani

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New London, CT: MS Support Group @ Lawrence & Memorial Hospital
Feb 26 @ 6:30 pm

Contact the organizer for furter information

Feb
27
Thu
2020
Philadelphia, PA: Community Partner Program: MS Healthy Living Program @ Magee Riverfront Outpatient Ctr
Feb 27 @ 9:00 am – 12:00 pm
Elkins Park, PA: Elkins Park/Moss Rehab MS Connections Support Group @ Moss Rehab Elkins Park Conference Room
Feb 27 @ 10:30 am – 12:00 pm
West Haven, CT: Veterans MS Support Group @ West Haven Vetrans Administration Hospital Bldg 2, 3rd floor
Feb 27 @ 11:15 am

Professionally led support group for vetrans with MS

*Group is limited to vetrans only.*

Contact the organizer for further information

Waterbury, CT: MS Support Group @ Saint Mary's Hospital, Cardiac Conference Room
Feb 27 @ 1:00 pm

MS Support Group at the MS Center on the 5th floor of Saint Mary’s Hospital.
All with MS diagnosis are welcome at the group.

Sayre, PA: The Valley MS Support Group @ St. John Lutheran Church
Feb 27 @ 6:00 pm

Meets on the last Thursday of the month

Contact the organizer for further information

Feb
28
Fri
2020
Pottsville, PA: Success with MS Connections Support Group @ The Schuylkill Rehab Center Conf Room
Feb 28 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
Mar
1
Sun
2020
Rocky Hill, CT: MS Breakthroughs @ Sheraton Hartford South Hotel
Mar 1 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm

Speaker – Kassandra Munger, Harvard T.H. Chan School of Public Health

PRE-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED

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Mar
2
Mon
2020
Lancaster, PA: “ADAPT” MS Connection Support Group @ General Health Suburban Outpatient Pavilion
Mar 2 @ 10:00 am
East Hartford, CT: Yoga Therapy @ Sacred Rivers Yoga
Mar 2 @ 10:45 am – 11:45 am

Chair yoga free for those with Multiple Sclerosis.