September 2011 Diabetes Events
September 9-11, 2011 – The ParentingDiabeticKids Family Getaway Weekend at the beautiful Trapp Family Lodge in Stowe, VT. Parents can enjoy rest and rejuvenation, take a needed deep breath, connect, and re-energize. While the kids hang out with counselors from The Barton Center for Diabetes Education, others in the family can enjoy quiet time at this beautiful mountainside resort. The weekend will include PDK guest experts on hand to offer their insights, expertise, and support. A getaway truly tailored to the unique needs of families living with type 1.
September 9–12 2011 – Ride, raise, and relieve diabetes-related suffering! Come support finding a cure for diabetes by participating in a 72-mile bike ride around North America’s largest alpine lake, Lake Tahoe in Nevada! The event is a wonderful chance to experience one of the most beautiful areas in the United States while working to end diabetes with every pedal! A shorter route that mixes a 35-mile ride with a boat cruise around Lake Tahoe is also offered. To register, go to ride.jdrf.org/.
September 10, 2011 – JDRF New haven Chapter will be hosting an Education Forum and Vendor Fair from 8:30 am to 3:30 pm at the University of New Haven. Children 10 and under are free. A $10 registration fee Includes refreshments and lunch. This event will feature top diabetes, nutrition and JDRF experts. Many topics will be presented such as the importance of support groups, exercise and daily life as a type 1 child and an adult. Vendors will exhibiting from 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. Please join us for this exciting day in diabetes research, education and support.
September 15-17, 2011 – Diabetes Boot Camp will be held at Deer Valley YMCA Family Camp, Fort Hill, PA. The 40 hour all-inclusive camp will teach hands-on diabetes management. Participants are able to bring one guest. There is no fee to attend. Please pre-register by calling 814-443-5744.
September 18, 2011 – Step Out: Walk to Stop Diabetes. In the New Haven County, CT area? Come to the Boardwalk at Savin Rock to participate in a walk to find a cure for diabetes! Registration opens at 8:00a.m. and the walk begins at 9:00a.m. We hope to see you there! To register, click here.
September 25, 2011 – Join Insulindependence Club Captain Erin Clark for a walk (or run) at the Bloomington Clear Creek Trail! Participants of all athletic abilities will be accommodated. We'll have access to 9 miles of paved and gravel trails. Restrooms are available. Water, gatorade, jelly beans and Glucolift all-natural glucose tablets will be provided; please feel free to bring something to share. There will be plenty of social time after the event to meet the group. Admission is free and it takes place from 3:00-4:00 PM ET.
September 22, 2011 – Our Type 1 Diabetes Support Group Meeting is being held at 7:30 p.m. at South Nassau Communities Hospital at 1 Healthy Way, Oceanside, NY in Conference Rm.#2. All are welcome.
September 25, 2011 – 3rd Annual Ride For Barton —Camp for Kids with Diabetes is happening at noon at the Central Mass Safety Council 186 West Boyslston St. (Wachusett Plaza) West Boylston, MA. Registration starts at 10:00 am. There will be food, raffles, fun, and music. For more information contact firstname.lastname@example.org or visit www.rideforbarton.com.
September 25, 2011 – Come support JDRF’s mission to cure diabetes by doing something you do everyday, walking! The North Haven Walk to Cure Diabetes offers a healthy 3-mile walk that brings people together for a worthwhile cause. Bring your walking shoes and come join us at Quinnipiac University in North Haven, CT this fall! To register, go to walk.jdrf.org.
September 27, 2011 – Dr. Richard Bernstein will participate in another 60-minute TeleSeminar and Webcast on Tuesday, September 27, 2011, at 8PM EST, 7PM CST, 6PM MST, 5PM PST, designed to answer your most important questions concerning diabetes and his thoughts on the latest developments in this area. Dr. Bernstein is a practicing diabetologist who has had diabetes for over 60 years. He is the author of six best selling diabetes books, including Diabetes Solution and The Diabetes Diet. Currently a faculty member at the Albert Einstein College of Medicine, he also has a private practice in Mamaroneck, New York. The teleseminar and webcast session is FREE but seating will be limited and you must also register. You’ll be able to send in your own questions for him to respond to, and also learn about the best treatments and self-care practices. Click here now to register for the next upcoming call.
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