tuesdaysColumbia City Alzheimer's Association Caregiver Support GroupGroup Health Rainier Medical CenterCaring for someone with memory loss? Need support and information? Alzheimer's Association caregiver support groups provide a place for caregivers to learn and gain support from others caring for a person with memory loss. Support groups also serve as an opportunity for participants to receive information on care management, available services, and current research and treatment options. A free support group for unpaid care partners, family members and friends of individuals with memory loss is held the 4th Tuesday of each month from 2:00-3:30pm at Group Health Rainier Medical Center, Conference Room, 5316 Rainier Ave. S., Seattle, WA 98118. Contact facilitator Janet Ceballos at 206.529.3885 for details. may 26Good Karma 5kSeward ParkThe Good Karma 5k Run takes place at Seattle's Seward Park with proceeds benefiting the charity of your choice! Bring Good Karma to yourself by signing up for Seattle's only choose your own charity race. When you register you will have a chance to choose where your proceeds go, from a list of ten local nonprofits. Rack up more good karma points by bringing a canned food donation for Northwest Harvest and participate in a "thank you cards for troops" project, bring your gently worn shoes for Redeeming Soles, adopt a pet at the Seattle Humane's MaxMobile, register yourself on the Bone Marrow Registry and bring cash or check donations for your favorite nonprofits. oct 27Run Scared 5KSeward ParkEarn your candy at the fourth annual Run Scared 5K run, 4K walk and free Kids Dash, benefiting The Leukemia and Lymphoma Society.
Celebrate Halloween with a scary dash around Seward Park. Registration includes a finisher's mug, fully supported course, free event photos, post-race treats, costume contest for people and furry friends, gear check, chip timing for accuracy, a free kids dash and tons of spooky fun. All while benefiting a great cause!