National Parkinson Foundation: Keep on Moving!

 

Moving Day

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Saturday, April 29, 2017

 

Sarah Osborne l Tel no. 661-360-5544 l sosborne@parkinson.org

 

 

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**Help spread the word and print out our Moving Day® North Los Angeles flyer here!**

 

 

 

 

Moving Day NORTH LA Schedule

9:30 am- Registration, Movement Pavilion, DJ- Music, Kids’ Area and the Resource Pavilion will all open

10:30 am - Opening Ceremonies with Special Guest Speaker and Warm-up for the walk (Main Stage)

10:45 am - Walk Begins!

11:30 am – Food trucks open

12:00 pm - Closing Ceremonies (Main Stage) including dance performances, awards and recognitions, and Special Guest Speakers

12:30 pm – Close of event

 

Movement Pavilion Schedule

9:30 am – 9:45 am Patrick LoSasso- Exercises for PD

9:45 am – 10:00 am Laughter Yoga with Shelley Bell

10:00 am – 10:15 am Rock Steady Boxing- Kaizen Monrovia

11:30 am – 11:45 am LSVT with Balance and Vestibular Center Physical Therapy

11:45 am – 12:00 pm Alex and Roberta of StoPD inc.

 

Our Location

Moving Day® NORTH LA will take place in Valencia Heritage Park in Santa Clarita, CA. The event site will be located at 24155 Newhall Ranch Rd, Santa Clarita, CA 91355. Click here for a map.

 

Parking and drop off

Valencia Heritage Park is located at 24155 Newhall Ranch Rd, Santa Clarita, CA 91355.

 

There are two adjacent parking lots, one accessed from Newhall Ranch Road, and the other accessed by Fairview Drive (off McBean Parkway). In the Newhall Ranch Road parking lot, there’s a round-about beside of the Moving Day® North LA event site, which can be used to drop off participants before removing your car to find a spot. Where possible, kindly leave spaces closest to the event for disabled placard parking.

 

If neither lot has spaces, please park in the Bridgeport Plaza, which has entrances from Newhall Ranch Road and McBean, and use the crosswalk at Newhall Ranch and McBean to access the park.

 

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Course

The Moving Day® NORTH LA walk course is a 5K walk along the Paseo System. See below for a course map. A shorter ½ K walk route will also be marked on event day.

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Moving Day® is the National Parkinson Foundation’s annual fundraising walk event. It is a fun and inspiring fundraising event that unites families, friends and communities both large and small in the fight against Parkinson’s disease. This celebration of movement will feature a family friendly walk course, a kids area, a caregivers relaxation tent and a special Movement Pavilion featuring yoga, dance, Tai Chi, Pilates, etc. all proven to help manage the symptoms of PD.

 

It is 'A day to move, a day to move others, a day that moves YOU!'

 

We encourage you to visit our website www.parkinson.org to find resources in your area!