Health

STR8-N-UP Productions Presents: The Dance

Date: 
Saturday, March 16, 2013 - 7:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Theater
STR8-N-UP Productions Presents: The Dance

STR8-N-UP Productions, Inc. (STR8-N-UP) announces its second HIV/AIDS-themed play entitled, The Dance. 

Event Type: 
Play
Subject: 
Health
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior

Fall Harvest Fest

Date: 
Tuesday, October 16, 2012 - 3:00pm - 6:00pm
Location: 
THEARC Farm
Fall Harvest Fest

Join THEARC and its partners for an afternoon of fun gardening projects to winterize THEARC Organic Community Garden.  There will be various family-friendly activities including a Zumba class, dance and music performances, pony rides, horseshoe games, and a moon bounce for kids.

Event Type: 
Family Event
Subject: 
Arts
Subject: 
Education
Subject: 
Health
Subject: 
Recreation
Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Free

Emancipate Yourself From Medical Mental Slavery

Date: 
Sunday, August 26, 2012 - 3:00pm - 7:00pm
Location: 
Recital Hall

Emancipate Yourself From Medical Mental Slavery is a celebration of self-love expressed through art, music and story.  The event will honor Ms. Rachel Pope as the 2012 recipient of the Dr. Nathaniel L. Caine Health and Healing Humanitarian award of the year.

Subject: 
Health
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Paid

STR8-N-UP: The Dance

Date: 
Saturday, March 17, 2012 - 3:00pm
STR8-N-UP:  The Dance

STR8-N-UP Productions, Inc. presents its second HIV/AIDS-themed play, “The Dance.”   The play follows two women, the men in their lives, and their experiences with HIV.  The story illustrates the fact that seniors, once thought unlikely to be as vulnerable as other groups, are very vulnerable with rates of new cases alarmingly high. 

Event Type: 
Play
Subject: 
Education
Subject: 
Health
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Free

Pediatric Dental Services

Children’s Health Project of DC offers comprehensive preventive pediatric dental services.  Operating out of a mobile unit, the dental services provided include fluoride and sealants, exams and x-rays, cleanings, fillings, and dental school forms.

Subject: 
Health
Age: 
Early childhood
Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Teen

Waiting to Exhale: Kohl’s Asthma Seminar Event

Date: 
Wednesday, January 11, 2012 - 4:30pm

Children’s Health Project of DC and Impact DC presents “Waiting to Exhale:  Kohl’s Asthma Seminar Event.”  This seminar will provide useful information and tips to parents who have children with asthma.  Children are welcome to attend to.  There will be food served and arts and crafts activities.

Event Type: 
Workshop/Seminar
Subject: 
Education
Subject: 
Health
Age: 
Early childhood
Age: 
Youth
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Free

Child Car Seat Inspection

With a mission to ensure children are properly secured in safety seats and belts, DC Safe Kids in partnership with Children's Health Project of DC is holding FREE child safety seat inspections at THEARC every Friday.

Subject: 
Health
Cost: 
Free

Teen SOS

Teen SOS is a program designed to give teens, ages 15-18, the opportunity to come together, talk about real issues and facts in confidence and get adult input from people they can trust.  There will also be retreats, outings and other exciting things.  You may also get paid for each session you attend!

Subject: 
Health
Subject: 
Recreation
Age: 
Teen
Cost: 
Free

SOS: Steps of Success to Wellness

Date: 
Thursday, September 20, 2012 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Date: 
Thursday, October 18, 2012 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Date: 
Thursday, November 15, 2012 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Date: 
Thursday, December 20, 2012 - 5:00pm - 7:00pm
Location: 
Community Meeting Room
SOS: Steps of Success to Wellness

The SOS: Steps of Success to Wellness is a free six session training series, taught by exceptional and experienced medical practitioners including several pediatricians and a dentist. 

Event Type: 
Workshop/Seminar
Subject: 
Education
Subject: 
Health
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Free

SOS: Steps of Success to Wellness

The SOS: Steps of Success to Wellness is a free six session training series, taught by exceptional and experienced medical practitioners including several pediatricians and a dentist. 

Subject: 
Education
Subject: 
Health
Age: 
Teen
Age: 
Adult
Age: 
Senior
Cost: 
Free