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Let’s Move Woodbridge Expo – September 16, 2017

Provided by LOCKS4ever LOCKS-4-EVER, LLC has been inspired by Michelle Obama’s Let’s Move Initiative to host an event that will give us the opportunity to MOVE!! This event was created for the person who wishes they had that exercise activity that they can’t live without, the thing that they can get EXCITED about doing! Most times, it’s just a matter …

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More Exhibitors Announced for Navigating the Caregiving Journey in October

Provided by Strategic Management Partners Strategic Management Partners announced  that AARP – Virginia and the Prince William County Area Agency on Aging will exhibit at Navigating the Caregiving Journey, a conference to empower family caregivers with resources and knowledge. Attendees of the conference will have the opportunity to speak one-on-one with representatives from these organizations as well as many others. …

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Residential Substance Abuse Program Begins September 1

Provided by Youth for Tomorrow Youth For Tomorrow (YFT) has a 30 year record of distinguished service to vulnerable children. YFT is a nationally accredited Residential Treatment Center (RTC) providing behavioral health interventions along with educational services, including special education. YFT’s 215-acre campus consists of 10 residential homes and a nationally accredited secondary school. On September 1 we will open the Residential Substance …

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First Phase of Sentara Emergency Department Renovation Completed

Provided by Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center is expanding upon its commitment to serve the community by redesigning and renovating its Emergency Department. On Friday, August 4, 2017 at 7:00 p. m., the main emergency department lobby reopened. The hospital is redesigning the Emergency Department in its efforts to meet the needs of the community by offering …

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Bedrock YOGA to offer “Dog Pose Deconstructed”

Provided by bedrock YOGA Bedrock YOGA will offer “Dog Pose Deconstructed” workshop on Saturday, August 19, from 3:00-5:00 p. m. Dog Pose is one of the most frequently practiced poses. It is a forward bend, a backbend and an inversion, and it benefits all areas of the body. We will explore this pose from fingertips to toes, focusing on one …

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Don’t Delay – Tdap Immunization Required for Sixth Graders

Provided by Prince William County Schools Parents are reminded that the State of Virginia requires students entering sixth grade in Prince William County Public Schools this fall to present proof that they have had one booster shot of the Tdap vaccine. This is the vaccine for tetanus, diphtheria, and pertussis (Tdap). If a Tdap has been administered after age 7, the requirement is met. By state law, without proof of …

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Prostate Cancer Awareness

Provided by Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center The boys of summer will turn their focus to men this month when the Potomac Nationals, a minor league baseball team based in Woodbridge, help Sentara Northern Virginia Medical Center kick off “Septembeard” and a focus on men’s health. “Septembeard” is an annual observance during which men around the country grow out their whiskers to raise funds …

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Neville Empowerment Network, Inc. to host “4th Annual You CAN Do Anything Too Symposium: Cross That Bridge”

Provided by Neville Empowerment Network, Inc. Join the Neville Empowerment Network Inc. and friends, for an afternoon of inspirational/motivational stories, testimonies, community education, a panel of community “movers and shakers”, as well as a host of phenomenal Speakers, and educational vendors (senior living, long-term health care providers, financial, and legal) during our “4th Annual You CAN Do Anything Too Symposium” …

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Celebrate National Bowling Day with Free Bowling at Uptown Alley on August 12

Provided by Uptown Alley Uptown Alley will recognize National Bowling Day on Saturday, August 12 by offering a free game of bowling with shoes from 8:00 until 10:00 a. m.  During that time, a delicious breakfast menu will be available.  Beat the heat and enjoy a game of bowling with family and friends at Uptown Alley, which features 24 lanes …

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Prince William Health District urges Taking Steps to Prevent Mosquito Bites

Provided by Virginia Department of Health Mosquitoes are more than bothersome pests during our outdoor summer activities. They can carry diseases like West Nile Virus and Zika. The Prince William Health District offers information and suggestions on how to protect yourself and your family from the bite of these pests, and the diseases they carry. Viruses that can be spread …

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