October 2015

Agenda

Author: Parkinson's Life editorsPublished: 1 September 2015

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October-events

October

1

Jake’s Classic Car Ride, US

To celebrate the alliance between Jake’s Ride and the Michael J Fox Foundation, the Classic Car Club of Manhattan in New York hosts a fundraiser cocktail party complete with music and car rides with professional drivers.

3

Leave Parkinson’s Behind Gala, US

A Team Fox mentor invites Parkinson’s fundraiser to a gala dinner and auction at Raitan Valley Country Club, Bridgewater.

4

Afternoon Tea at Knebworth House, UK

Knebworth House invites fundraisers to walk around the beautiful grounds and have afternoon tea in the Knebworth Barns complex while raising money for Parkinson’s UK in the process.

6-8

WPC Scientific Update 2015 webcast

World Parkinson Coalition presents ‘Scientific Update 2015′ – three days of live webcasts featuring new thinking on stem cell therapy, bio-engineering and more.

10

The Ulysses Symphony Orchestra presents… A concert in aid of The Cure Parkinson’s Trust, UK

A classical music concert featuring orchestral works by Shostakovich and Mahler performed by the Ulysses Symphony Orchestra in London, in aid of the Cure Parkinson’s Trust.

12

Frances E Lang ‘Living well with Parkinson’s’ Symposium, US

The Parkinson Support Center of Kentuckiana (PSCKY) holds a day of events, featuring presentations by notable medical experts and presenters on a wide range of topics to do with ‘living well with Parkinson’s disease’.

25

Fresno Ace Race, Fresno, California, USA

Disc Golf United in the US invite keen disc golfers to join the annual Discraft ace race to raise money for Parkinson’s disease charities.

31

Spooky Sprint, UK

A Halloween-themed fun run in the dark that will test your nerve as well as your fitness takes place in Nottingham, UK, in aid of Parkinson’s UK.

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