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Treat for Caregivers

09/05/2018 to 09/05/2018

Vienna Baptist Church, 541 Marshall Rd.SW, Vienna, VA 22180

The Shepherd's Center of Oakton-Vienna (SCOV) sponsors a FREE 4-hour "Treat" for caregivers each year. A special half day of relaxation, socialization and lunch for caregivers of older adults with dementia is offered to caregivers of spouses, parents or family. Activities include massages, lunch, fun relaxation exercises, and speaker Bill Fralin, Elder Law Attorney who will speak on Estate Planning. So we can plan for food, please let us know as soon as possible if you can attend. For more information or to sign up for the Treat or the caregiver support groups, contact Casey Tarr at eileentarr1@verizon.net, 703-821-6838. Flyer: http://www.scov.org/files/caregivers_treat_2018_flyer.pdf

iPad/Other Mobile Device Clinic

09/06/2018 to 10/25/2018

15831 Quince Orchard Road , Gaithersburg, MD 20878

Customized one-on-one help using your iPad to learn basic features, such as iPad navigation, Apps, iCloud, Settings and more. Or learn how to download e-books and e-audiobooks on your mobile device like the Kindle, Nook or Android. Four 45-minute sessions available each Thursday starting Sept. 6 - Oct. 25, 2018. No session on Sept. 27. Registration is required. Sign-up for your 45-minute session at the Information Desk or call 240-777-0200 to register or for more information. For iPad users, please bring your Apple ID and password. For Kindle users, please have your Amazon logon and password.

Meet the Players at Greenhill Winery & Vineyards

09/06/2018 to 09/06/2018

23595 Winery Ln, Middleburg, VA 20117

Join us in welcoming the 2018 Polo Classic players to Middleburg! Greenhill Winery & Vineyards will host a “Meet the Players” event on Thursday, September 6 from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. - Wine & Hors d’Oeuvres(Cash Bar) RSVP by September 4 - Visit greenhillvineyards.com/reservations and search by date. This event features a Polo Fashion Preview in partnership with some of our local sponsors!

Caregivers Support Group

09/06/2018 to 09/06/2018

2709 Hunter Mill Rd, Oakton, VA 22124

September 6 & 20, 2018 Thursdays. CAREGIVERS SUPPORT GROUP: The Shepherd’s Center of Oakton-Vienna (SCOV) hosts a support group for caregivers of adult family members with dementia the first and third Thursdays of each month. The facilitated meetings are from 10 to 11:30 a.m. at the Unitarian Universalist Congregation of Fairfax, Program Building, 2709 Hunter Mill Rd., Oakton, VA 22124. Come any time in that period. Contact a facilitator, Jack Tarr, atjtarr5@verizon.net or see the SCOV web site: www.scov.org. SCOV support group meetings are FREE. Flyer: http://www.scov.org/files/sptgpflyer_2016_08.pdf

Dr. Temple Grandin

09/07/2018 to 09/07/2018

The Music Center at Strathmore, 5301 Tuckerman Lane, North Bethesda, MD 20852

The Rockville Science Center presents Dr. Temple Grandin, renowned Professor of Animal Science at Colorado State University, who will share her insights on humane management and handling of animals as they interact with humans. Dr. Grandin is well known as a successful autistic individual who has written extensively on autism. She has capitalized on her ability to see in pictures to understand the sensory perceptions of different species and address their needs. Dr. Grandin will elaborate on her concept of sensory-based thinking that enables her to consult worldwide for diverse groups, including for children on the autism spectrum, research scientists, and pet trainers. For tickets, $35 and $50, please visit: https://www.strathmore.org/events-and-tickets/temple-grandin.

Annual Crab Feast Dinner

09/08/2018 to 09/08/2018

9301 Richmond Highway, Lorton, VA 22079

The 26th Annual Crab Feast, sponsored by the Brotherhood of St Andrew, will be held in the Common Room from 3:30 pm until 6:00 pm on Saturday, September 8th. The menu will include Crabs, Fried Fish, Steamed Shrimp, Potato Salad, Pork and Chicken Barbecue Sandwiches, and Hot Dogs for the kids. The cost is $30.00 per adult (ages 18 and older), $15 for children ages 12-17 and children under the age of 12 are free. For tickets and more information contact Rodger Jones, rodgerjns125@gmail.com, or Fred Crawford, frcrawford205@comcast.net , or call the church office at 703-339-6572.