Map and Meeting Directions

Southeastern Virginia Multiple Myeloma Support Group
Primary meeting place: Conference Room at the Catholic Charities building
4855 Princess Anne Road, Virginia Beach, VA 23462

 

 *Note: You will NOT see a 4855 address per se on Princess Anne Road.  Turn into the Ascension Church entrance (nr. 4853) next to the Kempsville Masonic Temple (nr. 4869) and then proceed to the brick A-frame building on the right, behind the picnic shelter.  Look for small "Myeloma Group" signs pointing to the building and its entrance.

 

FROM DOWNTOWN NORFOLK/PORTSMOUTH: TAKE I-264 EAST TO EXIT 17A SOUTH ( INDEPENDENCE BLVD / PRINCESS ANNE).   On the exit ramp, stay to the right and follow the sign to the right for Baxter Road (sign comes up fast!).  At the stop sign, turn left toward Baxter Road.  Then turn right onto Baxter Road.  Just under a mile later, Baxter Road ends at Princess Anne Road.  Stay in the middle lane and turn left at the light onto Princess Anne Road.  Immediately on your right, you'll pass a funeral home, a small church and a Masonic Temple.  After those, TURN RIGHT into the driveway of Ascension Catholic Church.  In 100 yards or so you'll see the church on your left, and a red brick Catholic Charities building on your right.  Look for our small "Myeloma Group" signs pointing to the entrance door to the conference room.

FROM CHESAPEAKE/GREAT BRIDGETAKE I-64 WEST TO I-264 EAST TOWARDS VIRGINIA BEACH.  CONTINUE ON I-264 EAST TO EXIT 17A SOUTH (INDEPENDENCE BLVD / PRINCESS ANNE).  On the exit ramp, ….(see first directions above from this point).

FROM HAMPTON / NEWPORT NEWS / WILLIAMSBURGTAKE I-64 EAST TO I-264 EAST TOWARDS VIRGINIA BEACH. CONTINUE ON I-264 EAST TO EXIT 17A SOUTH (INDEPENDENCE BLVD / PRINCESS ANNE).  On the exit ramp, ….(see first directions above from this point).

FROM THE VIRGINIA BEACH OCEANFRONT AREATAKE I-264 WEST TOWARDS NORFOLK.  TAKE EXIT 17A SOUTH (INDEPENDENCE BLVD / PRINCESS ANNE). The exit ramp will drop you onto Independence Blvd headed south, going under I-264.  Stay in the right lane for the short distance to the first traffic light.  Then turn right onto Baxter Road.  ....(see first directions above from this point.)

FROM CREEDS/PUNGO AREAGet on Princess Anne Road going towards the Kempsville area of Virginia Beach.  Look for the left turn into the Ascension Church lot immediately after passing the Kempsville Greens Golf Clubhouse on the right.  (Then see "In 100 yards or so..." in the first para above.)  If you get to the traffic light at Baxter Ave before turning left into the church lot, you’ve passed it.  You can U-turn there.

FROM SUFFOLK AND POINTS WEST: Use above Norfolk/Portsmouth directions or Chesapeake/Great Bridge directions depending on your travel route to Virginia Beach.

FROM EASTERN SHORE AREA: After crossing the Chesapeake Bay Bridge-Tunnel, take Northampton Boulevard to the Independence Boulevard SOUTH exit.  Continue on Independence Blvd South for approximately five miles.  After passing under I-264, keep to the right and you'll come to a traffic light.  Then turn right onto Baxter Road.  ....(see first directions above from this point.)