Rockin’ From the Heart benefit concert featuring headliner FunkAlicious, plus Kelly Maguire, Ian Hunter, Pat Viglucci, Northern Comfort, Wed Zeppelin and Blue Factory. 5 p.m., The Barrel Saloon & Texas BBQ, 942 Broadway, Albany. $10 at the door. Weather permitting, there will be a $5-a-team corn hole tournament. Proceeds benefit the Center for Disability Services Foundation, Inc., in support of its Gardening from the Heart Program for adults with disabilities. Click for more information
13th Annual Multiple Sclerosis Symposium, presented by the Center for Disability Services and the National Multiple Sclerosis Society. Featuring V. Wee Yong, PhD, Professor at the Hotchkiss Brain Institute and Rossella Cavaliere, MD, Director of the MS Care Center at the Center for Disability Services. 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Albany Marriott Hotel, 189 Wolf Road. Sponsored by Biogen Idec. Call 518-437-5660. Click for brochure (PDF 700kb).
A Symposium on Seizure Disorders and Epilepsy, presented by the Center for Disability Services and the Epilepsy Foundation of Northeastern New York. Featuring Marjorie Bunch, MD; Michael Gruenthal, MD, PhD; Harriet Kang, MD; and Gaye McCafferty, MS, ANP-BC, MSCS. 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m., Albany Marriott Hotel, 189 Wolf Road, Call 518-437-5660. Click for brochure (PDF 400kb).