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Illinois

(**) 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®

Chicago

For information about the Dance for Parkinson’s program at Hubbard Street Dance Chicago, the oldest Dance for Parkinson’s program in the Midwest, please click here or call (312) 850-9766.

Downers Grove (T)

Dance for Parkinson’s
Mondays 2:30-3:30 pm
Weekly, beginning September 19, 2011
Registration required
6 week session: $55 for non-members, $25 for members (care partners are welcome to attend for no additional charge).

Sponsoring Organization: Good Samaritan Hospital
Lead teachers: Megan Simmons, Christine Cornell
Dance styles/techniques/content covered in class: various styles including modern, ballet, improvisation, jazz, progressive relaxation

3551 Highland Avenue
Good Samaritan Hospital Wellness Center, Studio A
Downers Grove, IL
Visit the online Event Calendar.

For more information: call Christine Cornell, Coordinator, at (630) 275-2282, ext. 3

Lake Forest (T)

Dancing for Parkinson’s
Wednesdays 1-2 p.m.
No charge, but registration required

Sponsoring/host organization: Northwestern Medicine Lake Forest Hospital
Lead teacher: Katie Kirwan

Health and Fitness Center
1200 N. Westmoreland Road
Lake Forest, IL 60045

For more information and to register, please contact Katie Kirwan at kkirwano@nm.org or call at (847) 535-8250 to leave a message expressing your interest.

Urbana-Champaign (**, T)

Dance for Parkinson’s
Friday, January 29, 2016 at 10:00am | Drama Rehearsal Room, Level 2
Wednesday, February 10, 2016 at 6:30pm | Opera Rehearsal Room
Friday, February 26, 2016 at 10:00am | Drama Rehearsal Room, Level 2
Friday, March 4, 2016 at 10:00am | Drama Rehearsal Room, Level 2
Wednesday, March 16, 2016 at 6:30pm | Opera Rehearsal Room
Friday, April 1, 2016 at 10:00am | Drama Rehearsal Room, Level 2
Wednesday, April 13, 2016 at 6:30pm | Opera Rehearsal Room
Friday, April 29, 2016 at 10:00am | Drama Rehearsal Room, Level 2
Wednesday, May 11, 2016 at 6:30pm | Opera Rehearsal Room
Friday, May 20, 2016 at 10:00am | Drama Rehearsal Room, Level 2
Drop-ins welcome
No charge

Sponsoring organizations: Krannert Center for the Performing Arts, Dance at Illinois, Unity Parkinson Awareness Foundation
Lead teachers: Kate Kuper and Laura Chiaramonte
Dance styles/techniques/content covered in class: Modern, ballet, jazz, folk, improvisation, Bartenieff fundamentals, Laban vocabulary

Drama Rehearsal Room or Opera Rehearsal Room, Krannert Center for the Performing Arts
500 S. Goodwin Ave.
Urbana, IL
www.krannertcenter.com

For more information: call (217) 244-3963 or visit our website

Westchester (T)

Movement Therapy for Parkinson’s and Neurological Disorders
Fall and Winter 2015-2016 sessions
Thursdays 11:00am – 12:00pm
September 24 – November 5
November 12 – January 21 (no classes on November 26th, December 17th, 24th, 31st)
March 10 – April 21
$40 per 7 week session ($50 for non-residents of Westchester)

Lead teacher: Jeanine Dent
Dance styles/ techniques/ content covered in class: Classical Ballet, Modern, and Contemporary Classical.

Mayfair Recreation Center
10835 Wakefield Street
Westchester, Illinois, 60154
For more information call 708-681-1128, email or visit www.wpdparks.org.