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(**) denotes charter affiliate program - (T) one or more teachers in this location have completed a Dance for PD training workshop. - ( Certified) denotes teacher is certified by Dance for PD®

Ann Arbor (T)

Parkinson’s Movement & Dance Class
Wednesdays 4 – 5 p.m.
Two 6-week sessions available:
Session 1: 9/9 – 10/14
Session 2: 10/28 – 12/9 (no class 11/25)
No fee for classes thanks to grant
Lead instructor: Megan Sims
Sponsoring organizations: UM Geriatrics Center, Gifts of Art, M-Healthy, and UM Surgical Therapies Improving Movement (STIM). Made possible by a grant from The Thrift Shop of Ann Arbor Anne M. Hayes

Turner Senior Resource Center
2401 Plymouth Road
Ann Arbor, MI 48105

For more information or to register, please call: 734-998-9350.
Read a University of Michigan Health Blogs post about the class here.

Bloomfield Township (T)

Movingthru – Parkinson’s & Dance
Thursdays, 1:45-2:30 pm – 1/2 hour social time after class in the Bloomfield Township Senior Center Cafe
4/classes Non Res $24
FREE for Township Residents
Preregistration required – no drop-ins

Bloomfield Township Senior Center
4315 Andover Rd.
Bloomfield Township , MI 48302
Visit the website here.

For more information or to register please click here or call 248.723.3500.

Farmington Hills (T)

Movingthru – Parkinson’s & Dance
Mondays, 2:00- 3:00 pm – $10/class
Beginning March 6, 2017

Lead teacher: Terrye Mock

Christina’s Adult Ballet and More . . . Integrating mind and body experiences
31531 W. 13 Mile Rd.
Farmington Hills, MI 48334
Visit the website here.

For questions and pre-registration information, contact Terrye via email or call 248.505.3951.

Grand Haven/Spring Lake (T)

Dancing for Parkinson’s
Wednesdays, 1:30 to 2:30 PM, starting January 11, 2017
Class is free of charge, Donations appreciated
Advance registration is not required to participate, however it is advisable to call first if not already on our email notification list because of possible class cancellations.

Financial Support for Training Provided by: Parkinson’s Association of West Michigan
Head Teacher: Cathy Gamby
Assistant Head Teacher: MiMi Dunne
Accompanist: Karen Frederiksen
Coordinator: Jan White

Spotlight Dance Academy
1445 Columbus Avenue
Grand Haven, MI 49417
Wheelchair accessible

Questions: or call Jan at (616)846-4097
We Live to Dance / We Dance to Live
Please join us!

Grand Rapids (T)

Grand Rapids Ballet’s Dancing with PD Class
Tuesdays, 12:00 – 12:45pm
September through May
Free of charge
No registration required prior to the class.

Sponsoring organization: Spectrum Health Medical Group

Meijer Royce Center for Dance
341 Ellsworth Ave SW
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

For more information and to register: call (616) 454-4771, ext. 17

Novi (T)

Dance for Parkinson’s @ Fox Run
On hiatus; please check back Spring 2017
*Fox Run Community members only

Lead teacher: Terrye Mock

Fox Run
41000 W 13 Mile Rd
Novi, MI 48377

For more information, call (248) 507-4674 or Terrye at (248) 505-3951.

Rochester (T)

Dance for Parkinson’s
Saturdays (please note specific times below):
February 6th 11-12:15
February 20th 11-12:15
April 9th 11-12:15
May 21st 11-12:15
July 9 11-12:15
August 13 11-12:15
No fee, but donations are accepted.

Lead Teacher: Ali Woerner
Host organization: Take Root
Partner organizations: Oakland University, Michigan Parkinson Foundation
Styles Taught: ballet, modern, jazz and tap.

Oakland University
Varner Hall, Dance Studio 132
2200 N. Squirrel Road
Rochester MI 48309

For information or to register, email Take Root ( or contact Nancy Knitter at 248-852-8464 or via email: