Upcoming Rock Recovery Events

Questions? Contact Christie Dondero, Director of Development and Community Programs: christie@rockrecoveryed.org or 571-255-9906

Health & Wellness Speaker Series: Developing Positive Body Image & Self-Love

Hear from two experts, including our own Director of Development and Community Programs, Christie Dondero, as they share their own stories and offer tools for developing a healthy mind-set and approach to food, body image and body care. Learn more about developing a positive self-image and healthy sense of self.

Details:

  • When: Tuesday, February 10th, 6:30 p.m.
  • Where: Arlington Public Library Central Branch, 1015 N Quincy St, Arlington, VA 22201
  • No cost and no pre-registration required

Barre & Body Image Fundraiser

Join us for a 60-minute barre class and post-event reception complete with mimosas, snacks and a 10-minute talk on building healthy body image. Learn easy tips to integrate into your daily life to find greater health and well-being. Xtend Barre brings in elements of dance, ballet, and Pilates to create an adrenaline-fueled workout. All levels welcome! All proceeds from the event will support our mission to help individuals struggling with disordered eating and body image issues.

Details:

  • When: Saturday, February 28th 12:00 p.m. – 2:00 p.m.
  • Where: Xtend Barre DC, 1228 Blagden Alley Northwest, Washington, DC 20001
  • Cost: $22

Charity Cycle Ride with Zengo DC

Join us and Zengo DC for a 45 minute high-intensity cycle class. All levels welcome! All proceeds from the event will support our mission to help individuals struggling with disordered eating and body image issues.

Details:

  • When: Saturday, March 14th, 2:30 p.m. – 3:30 p.m.
  • Where: Zengo Cycle DC, 1508 14th Street NW, Washington, DC 20005
  • Cost: $35 includes shoe rental and water bottle
  • Registration: Coming soon!

Grub for Good 5K Fun Run

Join us for a 5K fun run for all fitness levels and a post-run happy hour. All proceeds from the event will support our mission to help individuals struggling with disordered eating and body image issues.

Details:

  • When: Tuesday, April 21st, 6:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m.
  • Where: Potomac River Running, 4501 Fairfax Drive, Arlington, VA 22203
  • Cost: $15 Early Bird Price, $20 after Friday, April 10th – includes registration, raffle entry, and happy hour food and drink specials at the post-run social event

Body Image & Eating Education Series

Rock Recovery’s Body Image & Eating Education Series aims to promote understanding of struggles with food and body image. The seven sessions in this series include presentations that provide critical information and is for individuals struggling as well as concerned friends and family members. Attendees have the opportunity to discuss content and ask questions following each presentation. Each evening will also end with optional prayer.

Details:

  • When: Thursdays, 7:00 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. – see below for dates of individual sessions
  • Where: Calvary Baptist,  755 8th St NW, Washington, DC
  • Cost: Pre-registration required via Eventbrite; $10 per session or $55 for the full series of 7 sessions.
  • Contact: Christie Dondero, Director of Development and Community Programs: christie@rockrecoveryed.org or 571-255-9906

Register below for individual sessions, or choose “Full Series Registration” to register for all seven sessions at a discount. Sessions are offered in rounds throughout the year, and you are not required to attend the sessions sequentially. Registration is not refundable but is transferable between dates, so if you cannot attend a session on the date that you are registered for, you may attend the missed session in a later round. Similarly, if you begin the series in the middle of a round, you can attend the previous sessions in the next round.

Please note: Round 9 of the series will begin on February 5th.

Body Image and Eating Education Series, Round 9

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