Classes

PD Active Activities of Interest for People with Parkinson’s Disease
Check monthly calendar for meeting times.

Dance for PD ®
Danspace, 473 Hudson St., Oakland
Thursdays
Classes combine elements of modern dance, ballet, social dancing & improvisation to create an enjoyable, stimulating non-pressured artistic experience.  Presented in association with Mark Morris Dance Group.  Open to all; no dance experience is necessary.
E-mail dance4pd@pdactive.org or call (510) 479-6119.


The Tremolos
Piedmont Gardens, 110 41st St. at Piedmont Ave., Oakland
Wed 3 times per month

Come and join our PD Active chorus, The Tremolos, led by Oakland music teacher and director Lauren Carley.  Learn breath control, pronunciation and new songs; improve your speaking and sing! We have a lot of fun.  Open to all. 
E-mail chorus@pdactive.org or call Richard Cox at (510) 526-4539.


Yoga for PD
You and the Mat
(Mondays) Oakland
The Yoga Room
(Wednesdays) Berkeley

There is a waitlist. Use email below to get on the waitlist. Yoga for people with PD.  Advanced registration required. Monday classes are at You and the Mat, and Wednesday at the Yoga Room.
E-mail yoga@pdactive.org or call (510) 479-6119.


PD Active Forum
Berkeley Unitarian Fellowship Hall, 1924 Cedar St.(at Bonita), Berkeley

PD Active Forum hosts programs on Saturday mornings, 4 times/year.  Guest speakers present informational and educational topics relevant to the PD community. PD Forum is open to anyone impacted by PD.
Registration requested.
E-mail info@pdactive.org or call (510) 832-8029.


PD Active Cafe (Currently on pause)
Café Leila, 1724 San Pablo Av., Berkeley
2nd Tuesday

A no-host social gathering /coffee klatch.  Get to know others affected by PD. Order your goodies in the front and look for the “PD Active” sign on our table – on the patio out back if possible.  Stay for 10 minutes or the whole 2 hours. Family & friends are welcome.
E-mail cafe@pdactive.org.


PD Salon
Please contact for location
2nd Sunday every other month

An opportunity for those in the PD community to informally share writing, other art forms, and information about living with Parkinson’s Disease in a mutually supportive environment.  Hosted in a Berkeley private home with refreshments provided.  Open to all. 
E-mail salonhost@pdactive.org or call (510) 684-4846.


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