May 2019

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It’s May, that means it’s time for the ATOMS annual picnic at Edwards Park. Hamburgers will be provided along with utensils, plates and cups. Tom has rented the pavilion from 11:00 am to 3:00 pm.

Edwards Park Pavillion

The pavilion is covered so rain or shine the picnic will go on. The restrooms are within the pavilion and are ADA Compliant. Please bring a side dish and a drink.

Location Date and Meeting Time


Edwards Park; 1515 N. Bryant; OKC 73117

May 19, 2019 – 11:00 am to 3:00 pm

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MS Crawfish Boil

May 18th 1:00 pm to 5:00 pm Enjoy an afternoon with a Cajun favorite, a crawfish boil, at The Greens Country Club; 13100 Green Valley Dr.; OKC, OK 73120, benefiting the National MS Society. Prices are kids $10 and adults $30. Tickets are available on their website or at the door. For more information click on the buttons below.

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In May of 2009 Lori Schneider became the first person with MS to reach the summit of Mount Everest. That also was the first year of World MS Day, she planted a banner on the summit to mark the occasion.

World MS Day, is May 30, 2019

Can Do MS

Can Do MS and the National MS Society are holding a number of webinars to help educate. The subject of the events, the date and times are listed below.

June 11 – 7:00 pm Enjoying Leisure Activities

July 9 – 7:00 pm Managing Progressive MS


Medication Seminars

As an affiliate with the National MS Society, while we do not endorse specific drugs, there are a few educational events coming up that may be of interest to you.

Jun 13 Lemtrada “Could LEMTRADA be right for you”