EVENTS

Parkway Village hosts events to provide information and support to our residents, prospective residents, and family members. Parkway Village events are held in The Commons building and are free unless otherwise noted. Seating is limited and Parkway Village is a gated community, so call ahead to reserve your spot and to gain access the day of the event. Deadline for reservations is three business days before the event unless otherwise noted. To reserve a seat, call 501-202-1600 between 8:00 a.m. – 4:30 p.m., Monday – Friday. Find directions to Parkway Village.

February 12, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.

Shell Alzheimer’s Center Support Group

The group is open to anyone who is caring for someone with memory loss or has a loved one with memory loss. Our group is led by Debbie Rawn and meets at the Shell Center at Parkway Village. Because Parkway Village is a gated community we ask that you call before your first visit for entry access. For more information, call (501) 202-6105.

 

February 13, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.

Dimensions of Wellness Lecture Series: Happiness Inventory

Does happiness affect our health? Can we improve our happiness? Chaplain Randy Brantley and wellness nurse Patricia Edwards will discuss the topic of happiness and how it affects our well-being in many ways.

 

February 20, 1:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.

Dimensions of Wellness Lecture Series: Take Heart

Staff from The Pharmacy at Wellington will present a program for healthy living. Topics will include heart medication interactions, know your numbers (blood pressure, weight, and blood sugar), benefits of prepackaged meds, and vaccines.

 

February 28, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.

Repeated March 1, 1:00 – 2:00 p.m.

Dimensions of Wellness Lecture Series: Successful Aging and Your Brain: How to Stay Sharp!

Dr. Priscilla MacRae, Professor Emeritus of Sports Medicine at Pepperdine University and co-author of Physical Dimensions of Aging, will address research on the importance of exercise, sleep, pleasure reading, and social interactions to optimize brain function, and share tips on keeping your brain healthy and sharp!

 

March 3, 1:00 – 1:45 p.m.

Estate Planning

Mary Beth Grace, Field Consumer Scientist Agent with the University of Arkansas County Extension Services, will provide information on estate planning.

 

March 12, 5:30 – 6:30 p.m.

Shell Alzheimer’s Center Support Group

The group is open to anyone who is caring for someone with memory loss or has a loved one with memory loss. Our group is led by Debbie Rawn and meets at the Shell Center at Parkway Village. Because Parkway Village is a gated community we ask that you call before your first visit for entry access. For more information, call (501) 202-6105.

 

March 26, 3:30 – 4:30 p.m.

Stress Free Downsizing

Is the thought of downsizing your belongings keeping you from making a change in your living situation? Krista Hughes, owner of Caring Transitions in Little Rock, will discuss approaches to downsizing and how you can make it stress free.