MS Awareness Week will take place March 11-17, 2013, when people all over the world will come together to raise awareness about multiple sclerosis and encourage others to join the movement toward a world free of MS. There are many ways for you to participate and we look forward to sharing this week of education, inspiration, and hope with you!
MS Awareness Night ~ Annual Meeting ~ Walk MS Kick-Off
Monday, March 11, 2013
Carlyle on the Green, Bethpage State Park
99 Quaker House Meeting Road ~ Farmingdale, NY
Registration and Vendor Meet & Greet ~ 5:00 – 6:00 p.m.
Main Event ~ 6:00 – 7:30 p.m.
Appetizers will be served during main event only
Review and Approval: 2013 Chapter Board of Directors Proxy
Research Update: Dr. Malcolm Gottesman, MS Treatment Center at Winthrop Comprehensive Care Center
Walk MS 2013 presented by Zwanger-Pesiri Radiology Kick-Off: Achievement Awards Presentation and Top Fundraisers Recognition from Walk MS 2012
Breakout Session ~ 7:45 – 8:30 p.m.
Please choose one of the following sessions to attend.
Dessert, coffee, & tea will be served in each breakout room.
A) Your MRI & You
Presented by Robert Day, NYSLRT, AART, Certified MRI, CT, X-RAY, COO, Zwanger-Pesiri Radiology
Question & Answer opportunity after the presentation.
B) Spring into Action: Events & Programs
Start with a relaxation and meditation demonstration.
An interactive breakout where attendees will participate and learn about the chapter spring programs and events.
Facilitators, instructors, team captains, and fundraisers discuss the psychological and physical benefits of participating in programs and events.
Conclude the session with a gentle intro to yoga either seated or standing- your option.
C) Ask the Financial Advisor
Presented by Associates from Dayton & Sydney Wealth Strategies Group, LLC and AXA Advisors, LLC
Examine and evaluate your personal financial plans, insurance coverage, and other practical issues with informed advisors who can help you and your family with long-term life planning.
Registration is required, Call 631-864-8337, Option 2.
Directions to Carlyle On the Green:
From the Northern State Parkway:
Eastbound take to exit 36A and Westbound take exit 37A to Route 135/ Seaford-Oyster Bay Expressway. Take Route 135 / Seaford-Oyster Bay Expressway South to exit 8 (Powell Avenue). Make left turn off exit ramp at stop sign. Continue to traffic circle and go 1/2 way around (2nd right). Follow signs to golf courses and Clubhouse. Carlyle on the Green is located at the Clubhouse.
From the Long Island Expressway:
Take to exit 44 South (Route 135 / Seaford-Oyster Bay Expressway) to exit 8 (Powell Avenue). Make left turn off exit ramp at stop sign (Powell Avenue turns into Plainview Road once you make the left). Continue to traffic circle and go 1/2 way around. Follow signs to golf courses and Clubhouse. Carlyle on the Green is located at the Clubhouse.
From the Southern State Parkway:
Take to exit 31N (Bethpage State Parkway). Continue to the end, past exit B4. Bear right and follow all signs to golf courses and Clubhouse. Carlyle on the Green is located at the Clubhouse.