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Akron (T)

Bodies in Motion: Dance for Parkinson’s
Sundays 2:00-3:15 pm (six weeks, beginning February 22, 2015)
$20 for JCC members, $30 for non-members (no charge for care partners or spouses)

Lead teacher: Ann Ennis

Shaw JCC Akron
750 White Pond Dr.
Akron, OH 44320
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For more information or to register, please call the JCC at (330) 867-7850.

Cincinnati (T)

Dancing with Parkinson’s
Donation requested per class is $5
Wednesdays, 2:00 pm – 3:15 pm

Sponsoring/hosting organizations: Parkinson Support & Wellness
Teachers: Mary Kamp, Kate Stark, and Nancy Fountain
Dance styles: ballet, jazz, tap, ballroom, modern, folk and much more!

Wyoming Fine Arts Center
322 Wyoming Ave
Cincinnati, OH 45215
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For more information, contact Elizabeth at 513-379-1196 or by email.

Cleveland–Lakewood (T)

Moving Freely: Dance for Individuals with Parkinson’s
Fridays from 1:30-3:30 pm
6 Week Sessions: $72/session or $15 drop-in
Mar 13, 2015 to Apr 24, 2015
May 1, 2015 to Jun 5, 2015
(Care partners attend at no cost)
Convenient payment plans are available; call number below for details.

Proudly supported by the Community West Foundation.
Lead teachers: Jessica Hodges and Shannon Sefcik

The Beck Center for the Arts
Music and Dance Recital Hall
17801 Detroit Ave
Lakewood, OH 44107
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For more information, please visit www.beckcenter.org.
To register, please click here or call (216) 521-2540 x10.

Cleveland–Parma (T)

Come Dance With Me
2nd Saturdays 11:00 am-12:00 pm
4th Fridays 2:00-3:00 pm
Monthly
Drop-ins welcome
No charge
Care-givers, care partners, or friends are welcome to attend. Volunteer dance partners are at each program if needed.

Sponsoring organization: Parma Community General Hospital
Lead teachers: Fred & Dianne Discenzo
Dance styles/techniques/content covered in class: Ballroom Dance (e.g. waltz, foxtrot, swing, salsa, tango)

Parma Hospital Health Education Center
7300 State Road
Parma, OH 44134
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http://www.parmahospital.org/programsandclasses/

For more information: (440) 526-8531
Download program brochure

Cleveland–Warrensville Heights (T)

InMotion: a wellness community for movement disorders
Wednesdays 2:00 – 3:00pm
Thursdays 10:00 – 11:00am

Lead instructor: Joan Meggitt, with Jessica Hodges

4829 Galaxy Parkway
Warrensville Heights, OH 44128

For more information, please contact InMotion by email or call (216) 342 – 4417. To contact the instructor, email Joan Meggitt or call (216) 486-2874.

Click here to watch a video featuring Joan Meggitt and the InMotion program.

Columbus (T)

Dance for Parkinson’s
Summer session begins June 5
Mondays and Wednesdays from 12:30-1:30 PM
Free of charge

Lead instructors: Miriam King and Emily Mertens

Fred Astaire Ballroom
1091 Eastwind Dr.
Westerville, OH 43081

For parking information and to register, please contact Miriam King by email or phone: (330)-464-8294

Yellow Springs (T)

Dancing with Parkinson’s in Yellow Springs
Wednesdays 2:00-2:45 PM
Weekly (except holidays)
Drop-ins welcome, caretakers welcome too!
Donation requested per class is $5

Sponsoring/hosting organizations: Parkinson Support & Wellness and the Yellow Springs Senior Center
Lead teacher: Jill Becker
Dance styles/techniques covered in class: modern dance, ballet, improvisation, jazz dance and vocal exercises

Yellow Springs Senior Center
227 Xenia Ave
Yellow Springs, OH
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For more information: contact Jill Becker at 937-767-2646 or jillbecker1@gmail.com