Community News

In Motion: Parkinson’s Community Exercise Program


Mondays & Wednesdays 1:00-2:00 at the WSU Hughes MetroplexJanuary 21st -May 8th (no classes March 11th and 13th ).


This program is designed to fight the progression of Parkinson’sDisease by engaging the brain and the body in specially designed exerciseprograms. Anyone with Parkinson’s is welcome to attend, caregivers arealso welcome to attend and the program is offered at no cost. You do nothave to attend every class so join anytime! For more information emailJacqueline.kempf@catholiccarecenter.org

Shepherd’s Crossing Open House


Join us Sunday, February 24 th from 1-4 for the Shepherd’s CrossingOpen House. Come see the beautiful patio homes that are currentlyavailable and learn more about the maintenance free, stress free lifestyleawaiting you at Shepherd’s Crossing. Start at the Community Center forrefreshments and a listing of open homes.

Parkinson’s Education Symposium


Register now for our annual Parkinson’s Education Symposium. This year’s event will be hosted at the WSU Hughes Metroplex on Friday, April 26th from 9-1:30 and will feature presentations by nationally recognized Parkinson’s experts, new information on drug therapies, ideas on disease management and more! Event is free and open to the public, complimentary lunch provided. Register now by emailing jennifer.sanders@catholiccarecenter.org or for more information please call (316) 771-6500.

Party for Parkinson’s 5k run/ 1 mile walk


Lace up your running shoes and join us for the 7th annual Party forParkinson’s 5k run!!! Each year we walk and run together to supportpeople in our area living with Parkinson’s Disease, all proceeds from theevent fund the annual Symposium, community exercise programs,scholarships to PD classes, and more! All participants receive event T-shirtand a pancake breakfast after their event. Runners and walkers are allwelcome to come and enjoy the smooth open course and scenic routewhile supporting a very worthwhile cause! Register now atrunyourrace.com