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Charity Day at Burger 21 – Oct. 21

Join your friends and family for Charity Day at Burger 21. Burger 21 will donate 10% of purchases back to Lifespan this Saturday, Oct. 21 at Burger 21 in Ballantyne Village.* *10% of pre-tax amount. Excludes alcohol purchases. Dine-in only.

Dance for Life-(Charlotte)

Have fun while learning to use movement and dance to connect to your emotions. Explore movement possibilities and build physical skills. Learn to create positive behavior through movement. Promote Interaction between Self and Others. “When you become liberated in the movement it helps to unblock the mind and  body. Participants move from I can’t to I can! ” – LaTanya Johnson There is freedom in self-expression. Find meaning through movement, getting active in a way that teaches you to connect with yourself and others. Location: 3127 Kalynne Street Charlotte, NC 28208 Date: September 22, 2017  Time:                                       Session 1         10 AM to 11 AM Session 2         12 PM to 1 PM  What Should I Wear?   Loose and Comfortable, Sneakers or Socks with a grip. You may keep your shoes on if that makes you more comfortable. Reservation Participants: 10 to 15 not including staff, will allow the instructor     to give some personalized instruction. Staff will be required to remain with the individuals.    

Charlotte Runway 5K Run/Walk-October 28

The Runway 5K Run is a certified run that takes place on a smooth, flat surface at one of the nation’s most unique locations and busiest airports. A portion of the race course is on one of the Airport’s taxiways and provides up close and exciting views of planes landing and taking off, the terminal complex and a scenic view of the Uptown Charlotte skyline. The course is wheelchair accessible and baby stroller friendly. In year’s past, local celebrities and athletes have participated in the event including Charlotte Bobcats Kemba Walker, former Carolina Panthers defensive end Mike Rucker and Mrs. North Carolina USA Debbie Miller. The Runway 5K has raised more than $200,000 for LIFESPAN ​since its inception in 2007.​​​ Registration​ Runners and walkers may register online now. Visit https://runsignup.com/Race/NC/Charlotte/Runway5KRun​ to register. ​​Registration fees are as follows: Until Monday, October 9: $25 Tuesday, October 10 – Friday, October 27: $30 As in the past the race will be capped so sign up early.  There will be no race day registration. New this year, if you plan to bring friends or family to watch the event, they must register as well.  This event is held on a secure airfield.  For security purposes, we must know who everyone is that attends the race.  It is free for spectators but, they must sign up prior to race day.  

Cabernets & Creations-Oct 26

For more details, contact Dawn Ashby Caldwell at dashby@lifespanservices.org .

Training Classes – 2017

LIFESPAN provides training and professional development opportunities for its employees to ensure professional knowledge and skills are acquired, maintained and updated.