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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 (*Please see below for information about demo class)
Donations appreciated

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: