Winnipeg – River Ridge

Address :
River Ridge Retirement Residence - Building 1 - 50 Ridgecrest Ave, Winnipeg, MB R2V 4Z4

Start Time : 1:00 PM

End Time : 2:00 PM

Contact Name : Donna Greening, Parkinson Canada - Winnipeg office

Contact Telephone : 1-800-565-3000 Ext 3440

Contact Email : donna.greening@parkinson.ca

Notes :

Meets every Thursday

All interested persons are welcome to attend.  You do NOT have to be a resident or River Ridge to attend.

Meetings take place in the Theatre on the main floor.  Admission is by buzzer on wall between the front glass doors.  For security, sign-in is required at Entry and Exit
Parking is available on parking lot between River Ridge I and River Ridge II. You may drop off those with mobility challenges at the  door then park.

Wellness Drumming is led by Chris Scholl, DNA Rhythm; Move and Shout –Peer Led Exercise Class is led by a River Ridge resident who is living with Parkinson’s.  Group Facilitators will keep active members aware of any changes.

For information on the SHAKE It Up Art Group that also meets at River Ridge one Thursday morning per month, visit https://www.parkinson.ca/support-groups/winnipeg-shake-it-up-creative-arts-group-river-ridge-location/

For information on the Peer-led exercise group that also meets at River Ridge every Sunday morning , visit https://www.parkinson.ca/support-groups/winnipeg-shake-it-up-creative-arts-group-river-ridge-location/

SCHEDULE:

October 2018
Thursday, Oct 18, 1:00 – 2:00 PM in the Multipurpose Room, Move and Shout – Peer Led Exercise Class
Thursday, Oct 25, 1:00 – 2:00 PM in the Theatre, Wellness Drumming with Chris Scholl

November 2018
Thursday, Nov 01, 1:00 – 2:00 PM in the Theatre, “Building Your Parkinson Team” with Donna Greening, Community Development & Administrative Coordinator, Parkinson Canada
Thursday, Nov 08, 1:00 – 2:00 PM in the Theatre, Wellness Drumming with Chris Scholl
Thursday, Nov 15, 1:00 – 2:00 PM in the Multipurpose Room, “Medical Cannabis: When Conventional Medicine Just Isn’t Enough“ with Clifford Klump, Sales Rep, CanniMed
Thursday, Nov 22, 1:00 -2:00 PM in the Theatre, Wellness Drumming with Chris Scholl
Thursday, Nov 29, 1:00 – 2:00 PM in the Theatre, “Speech and Swallowing Difficulties” with Gillian Barnes, Speech and Language Pathologist, Movement Disorder Clinic

December 2018
Thursday, Dec 06, 1:00 – 2:00 PM in the Theatre, Wellness Drumming with Chris Scholl
Thursday, Dec 13, 11:30 AM- 2:00 PM in the Theatre, “Lunch and Learn Meeting” with Dr. Julius Anang, Neurologist, St. Boniface Hospital
Thursday, Dec 20, 1:00 – 2:00 PM in the Theatre, Wellness Drumming with Chris Scholl
Thursday, Dec 27, 1:00 – 2:00 PM in the Theatre, End of Year Party