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Monday April 2nd 2018
Livestrong at the YMCA Downtown Time 10:00 AM Location Phoenix LIVESTRONG™ at the YMCA At Lincoln Family Downtown YMCA, 350 North 1st Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85003 Mondays and Wednesdays, 10:00 – 11:30 am from January 15-April 4 Adult cancer survivors are invited to join this 12-week program to improve quality of life by increasing energy levels and self-esteem, building muscle mass and strength, and increasing flexibility and endurance. Participants will receive a free Y membership and free parking. Medical clearance from physician is required before start of program. Info & Registration
Monday Participant Support Group Time 1:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Tuesday April 3rd 2018
Tuesday Participant Support Group Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Bunco Time 12:00 PM Location Main Location This fun game is played in teams with dice. No previous experience needed just come have fun. Bring a friend! RSVP. Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga - Tuesday Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location This class is designed to focus on breath work and gentle movement. Learn relaxing postures and modified moves at a slow pace. This class is great for those who are new to yoga as well as those who have restrictions due to treatment. Info & Registration
Wednesday April 4th 2018
Livestrong at the YMCA Downtown Time 10:00 AM Location Phoenix LIVESTRONG™ at the YMCA At Lincoln Family Downtown YMCA, 350 North 1st Avenue Phoenix, AZ 85003 Mondays and Wednesdays, 10:00 – 11:30 am from January 15-April 4 Adult cancer survivors are invited to join this 12-week program to improve quality of life by increasing energy levels and self-esteem, building muscle mass and strength, and increasing flexibility and endurance. Participants will receive a free Y membership and free parking. Medical clearance from physician is required before start of program. Info & Registration
Newcomer Meeting Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location If you or someone you know has been affected by cancer, we invite you to become part of our community. Join us at a Newcomer Meeting to become a member or learn about our comprehensive program that includes offerings of support, healthy lifestyle, education, social connection and resource and referrals. Please RSVP by calling 602-712-1006. Info & Registration
Strength & Balance Time 11:00 AM Location Main Location Learn simple strength and balance exercises with appropriate modifications for anyone at any level in this class. Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga - Wednesday Time 12:15 PM Location Pavilion This class is designed to focus on breath work and gentle movement. Learn relaxing postures and modified moves at a slow pace. This class is great for those who are new to yoga as well as those who have restrictions due to treatment. Info & Registration
Grupo de Apoyo Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location Explore nuevas maneras de manejar el estrés del cáncer y aprenda de las experiencias de otros pacientes y sus familias. Info & Registration
Wednesday Friends & Family Support Group Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. Info & Registration
Wednesday Participant Support Group Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. Info & Registration
Thursday April 5th 2018
Learn & Support: Multiple Myeloma Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated monthly support groups are for those diagnosed with a specific cancer to find support and learn from one another. Discuss aspects of living with cancer, treatment options, side effect management and survivorship. Open to family and friends. Info & Registration
Zumba Gold Time 10:30 AM Location Main Location In Zumba Gold® you will be able to improve your balance, increase range of motion, and gain coordination while having fun! Zumba Gold® is a low impact Latin-dance inspired workout that can be easily modifi ed for beginners or those requiring accommodations. ZUMBA! Info & Registration
Tai Chi Time 12:00 PM Location Main Location Jake Zinn, Certified Tai Chi Instructor teaches gentle movements combined with meditation meant to improve strength, balance and concentration. Info & Registration
Tibetan Singing Bowl Meditation Time 1:30 PM Location Main Location Jane Shallberg, MEd, MT-BC, Board Certified Music Therapist will teach about the history and uses of this simple, yet profound ancient healing practice. Experience the vibration of the bowls to calm the mind, relax the body, and renew the spirit. Includes demonstration and group experience. Info & Registration
CSA Produce Pick Up Time 4:00 PM Location Main Location We've become a pick-up site for people to have more access to fresh,organic, locally grown fruits and vegetables from Crooked Sky Farms. Current participants are welcome to sign up to receive free produce as part of a give-back program through Crooked Sky Farms. Additional options for purchase are available if interested in getting a full share from the farm. Please see staff member for more details. *Limit: 2 pickups per month. Registration opens two weeks prior to event. Info & Registration
Kid Support at HEALing House Time 6:00 PM Location HEALing House 6-week series, Thursdays, April 5 to May 10, 6:00-7:30 pm at The HEALing House 4458 E. Sharon Dr. Phoenix, AZ 85032 Kid Support is a six-session program that teaches children ages 7-12 tools to cope with a cancer diagnosis in the family. Open to children who have been diagnosed with cancer as well as children with cancer in the family. The parent orientation will be held on March 29, starting at 6 PM. Dinner will be served at every session. Info & Registration
Friday April 6th 2018
Bingo Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location Grab your dauber, your lucky charm and come on down to play some Bingo! Potluck style - bring a dish to share. Info & Registration
Saturday April 7th 2018
3rd Annual Trivia Night hosted by Young Professionals Council (YPC) Time 5:30 PM Location Main Location Gather your team for an exciting game of trivia and raise money to ensure that no one faces cancer alone! Info & Registration
Young Adult Trivia Social Time 5:30 PM Location Main Location Info & Registration
Sunday April 8th 2018
Family Outing to Art of Ice Cream Experience Time 1:00 PM At Art of Ice Cream Experience, 4224 N. Craftsman Court, Scottsdale, Arizona, 85251. The art exhibit celebrates ice cream! Each room displays a different flavor of ice cream in a unique, picture-worthy moment. Cameras are a must for this! Info & Registration
Monday April 9th 2018
Clay Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location Led by Joy Kockerbeck. For members within 0-3 years of diagnosis and their friends and family. This series focuses on projects that help members explore the changes and challenges they find themselves in through imagery and expression using the soothing medium of clay. No experience necessary. Materials provided. Info & Registration
Monday Participant Support Group Time 1:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Drumming from the Heart Time 6:00 PM Location Via Linda Senior Center Drumming from the Heart sessions provide a rhythmical and focused space for you to de-stress your mind, body and spirit by using music and guided voice. Led by REMO certified instructor Frank Thompson and psychologist Dr. David Engstrom. Info & Registration
Vida Saludable Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location 9 de abril, 14 de mayo, 11 de junio Segundo lunes del mes de 6 a 7 pm ¡Vivir saludable es muy importante! En estos meses aprenderemos a cocinar sabroso, como manejar el estrés y como movernos para sentirnos mejor. Info & Registration
Tuesday April 10th 2018
Living with Cancer Support Group Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location This support group is designed for those who are living long-term with a cancer diagnosis or those whose cancer is likely to recur. Find strength and guidance from others who are facing cancer as a chronic disease. Info & Registration
Tuesday Participant Support Group Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Volunteer Orientation Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location Because of people like you, we are able to expand our reach to help more people in our communities. Becoming a volunteer is easy! Just follow these easy steps! 1. Sign up for a new volunteer orientation below 2. Attend orientation and find out all the ways you can help Cancer Support Community Arizona! 3. Start volunteering! If you have any questions, email Joy Kockerbeck, Volunteer and Outreach Coordinator at JKockerbeck@cscaz.org Info & Registration
Jin Shin Jyutsu Time 11:45 AM Location Main Location Originating from Japan, Jin Shin Jyutsu® is the ancient art of harmonizing the body’s energetic system. Learn the practice of light touch to help open these blocked pathways and restore the body’s energy to a more harmonious state. Info & Registration
Survivor Social Time 1:00 PM Location Main Location A time to connect and create new friendships with others who are post cancer treatment. Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga - Tuesday Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location This class is designed to focus on breath work and gentle movement. Learn relaxing postures and modified moves at a slow pace. This class is great for those who are new to yoga as well as those who have restrictions due to treatment. Info & Registration
Newcomer Meeting Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location If you or someone you know has been affected by cancer, we invite you to become part of our community. Join us at a Newcomer Meeting to become a member or learn about our comprehensive program that includes offerings of support, healthy lifestyle, education, social connection and resource and referrals. Please RSVP by calling 602-712-1006. Info & Registration
Wednesday April 11th 2018
Strength & Balance Time 11:00 AM Location Main Location Learn simple strength and balance exercises with appropriate modifications for anyone at any level in this class. Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga - Wednesday Time 12:15 PM Location Pavilion This class is designed to focus on breath work and gentle movement. Learn relaxing postures and modified moves at a slow pace. This class is great for those who are new to yoga as well as those who have restrictions due to treatment. Info & Registration
FSAC: What do I tell the Kids at Ironwood Time 6:00 PM Location Ironwood Cancer and Research Center 700 W. Warner Road, Chandler AZ 85225 At Ironwood Cancer & Research Centers, 700 W. Warner Road Chandler AZ 85225. Ever ask yourself, how much information should I tell my child about cancer? Do they understand? Come get all your questions answered in a Parents Only Education Session. A children's activity will be provided in a separate space for ages 4 and up. Info & Registration
Wednesday Friends & Family Support Group Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. Info & Registration
Wednesday Participant Support Group Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. Info & Registration
Thursday April 12th 2018
Zumba Gold Time 10:30 AM Location Main Location In Zumba Gold® you will be able to improve your balance, increase range of motion, and gain coordination while having fun! Zumba Gold® is a low impact Latin-dance inspired workout that can be easily modifi ed for beginners or those requiring accommodations. ZUMBA! Info & Registration
Tai Chi Time 12:00 PM Location Main Location Jake Zinn, Certified Tai Chi Instructor teaches gentle movements combined with meditation meant to improve strength, balance and concentration. Info & Registration
Quick Healthy Cooking Time 2:00 PM Location Main Location Thursdays, April 12, May 10, and June 14, 2:00-3:30pm This cooking class instructed by Brittany Zaharopoulos, RD will teach you how to put together healthy favorites and use flavors to expand to options. Get ready to learn some new skills and put science into practice. April: Simple Side Dishes May: Healthy Soups June: Poolside Smoothies Info & Registration
CSA Produce Pick Up Time 4:00 PM Location Main Location We've become a pick-up site for people to have more access to fresh,organic, locally grown fruits and vegetables from Crooked Sky Farms. Current participants are welcome to sign up to receive free produce as part of a give-back program through Crooked Sky Farms. Additional options for purchase are available if interested in getting a full share from the farm. Please see staff member for more details. *Limit: 2 pickups per month. Registration opens two weeks prior to event. Info & Registration
Healthy Cooking During and After Cancer Time 6:00 PM Location Other Offsite Location Mari Garcia, Nutritionist, leads a cooking demonstration that features foods loaded with antioxidants and other nutrients to support you at any stage of your cancer diagnosis. Learn how to build in more fuits and vegetables for your best possible health. Open to cancer survivors, family and friends. Recipes and menu tasting available. Info & Registration
Kid Support at HEALing House Time 6:00 PM Location HEALing House 6-week series, Thursdays, April 5 to May 10, 6:00-7:30 pm at The HEALing House 4458 E. Sharon Dr. Phoenix, AZ 85032 Kid Support is a six-session program that teaches children ages 7-12 tools to cope with a cancer diagnosis in the family. Open to children who have been diagnosed with cancer as well as children with cancer in the family. The parent orientation will be held on March 29, starting at 6 PM. Dinner will be served at every session. Info & Registration
Friday April 13th 2018
Gentle Yoga at Banner Time 10:00 AM Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga at Banner Time 10:00 AM Location Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix This class is designed to focus on breath work and gentle movement. Learn relaxing postures and modified moves at a slow pace. This class is great for those who are new to yoga as well as those who have restrictions due to treatment. Info & Registration
Saturday April 14th 2018
Learn & Support: Pancreatic Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated monthly support groups are for those diagnosed with a specific cancer to find support and learn from one another. Discuss aspects of living with cancer, treatment options, side effect management and survivorship. Open to family and friends. Info & Registration
Learn & Support: Carcinoid Time 12:30 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated monthly support groups are for those diagnosed with a specific cancer to find support and learn from one another. Discuss aspects of living with cancer, treatment options, side effect management and survivorship. Open to family and friends. Info & Registration
Learn & Support: Lung Time 12:30 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated monthly support groups are for those diagnosed with a specific cancer to find support and learn from one another. Discuss aspects of living with cancer, treatment options, side effect management and survivorship. Open to family and friends. Info & Registration
Teen Mini Golf Outing Time 5:00 PM Location Castles and Coasters 9445 N. Metro Parkway E. Phoenix AZ 85051 Show off your skills as you make your way through a course of obstacles to sink the putt! Info & Registration
Monday April 16th 2018
Monday Participant Support Group Time 1:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Tuesday April 17th 2018
Tuesday Participant Support Group Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Book Club Time 12:00 PM Location Main Location 3rd Tuesday of every month, April 17, May 15 and June 19 12:00-1:30 pm Bring a sack lunch and discuss our book of the month. April: "Camino Island" by John Grisham May: "Small Great Things" by Jodi Picoult June: "Song of the Lion" by Anne Hillerman Info & Registration
Your Cancer Story Writing Workshop Time 2:00 PM Location Bidstrup Teen & Family Center You have a valuable story to tell! Whether you are newly diagnosed, a many-year survivor or a caregiver, this writing workshop will provide you with various techniques for capturing and sharing your story. Workshop led by Lynne Hartke, published author of "Under a Desert Sky" Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga - Tuesday Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location This class is designed to focus on breath work and gentle movement. Learn relaxing postures and modified moves at a slow pace. This class is great for those who are new to yoga as well as those who have restrictions due to treatment. Info & Registration
Wednesday April 18th 2018
Newcomer Meeting Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location If you or someone you know has been affected by cancer, we invite you to become part of our community. Join us at a Newcomer Meeting to become a member or learn about our comprehensive program that includes offerings of support, healthy lifestyle, education, social connection and resource and referrals. Please RSVP by calling 602-712-1006. Info & Registration
Strength & Balance Time 11:00 AM Location Main Location Learn simple strength and balance exercises with appropriate modifications for anyone at any level in this class. Info & Registration
Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon Time 11:30 AM Location Main Location Volunteer Appreciation Luncheon Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga - Wednesday Time 12:15 PM Location Pavilion This class is designed to focus on breath work and gentle movement. Learn relaxing postures and modified moves at a slow pace. This class is great for those who are new to yoga as well as those who have restrictions due to treatment. Info & Registration
Community Coloring Club Time 1:30 PM Location Main Location 3rd Wednesday of every month, April 18th and May 16th, 1:30-3:00 pm Join us for an afternoon of fun and coloring. Please bring your own coloring book and pencils. Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga - West Valley Time 6:00 PM Discover the top 6 benefits of yoga in this series throughout the West Valley: help with sleep, energy, balance, building strength, reducing stress, and boosting immunity. Week 1: Adelante Healthcare Surprise Week 2: Abrazo Arrowhead, Physicians Plaza, Sierra Room Week 3: Banner Boswell Hospital, Ponderosa Conference Room, Floor 2 Week 4: Adelante Healthcare Surprise Week 5: Abrazo Arrowhead, Physicians Plaza, Sierra Room Week 6: Banner Boswell Hospital, Ponderosa Conference Room, Floor 2 Info & Registration
Grupo de Apoyo Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location Explore nuevas maneras de manejar el estrés del cáncer y aprenda de las experiencias de otros pacientes y sus familias. Info & Registration
Wednesday Friends & Family Support Group Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. Info & Registration
Wednesday Participant Support Group Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. Info & Registration
Thursday April 19th 2018
Nutrition for Cancer Care at PORA Time 9:30 AM Location Sun Health - PORA Tracy Garrett, RD, CDE, Registered Dietician, teaches this workshop featuring information about healthy eating for optimal cancer care Topics will include serving sizes, choosing and cooking food, and using food to manage side effects. Info & Registration
TGen Tour Time 10:00 AM Location Other Offsite Location Learn from working laboratories and cancer researchers conducting clinical trials as you tour the Translational Genomics Research Institute (TGen). The tour includes information about how researchers use your genetic information to help create personalized treatments options. Space is limited Info & Registration
Zumba Gold Time 10:30 AM Location Main Location In Zumba Gold® you will be able to improve your balance, increase range of motion, and gain coordination while having fun! Zumba Gold® is a low impact Latin-dance inspired workout that can be easily modifi ed for beginners or those requiring accommodations. ZUMBA! Info & Registration
Tai Chi Time 12:00 PM Location Main Location Jake Zinn, Certified Tai Chi Instructor teaches gentle movements combined with meditation meant to improve strength, balance and concentration. Info & Registration
CSA Produce Pick Up Time 4:00 PM Location Main Location We've become a pick-up site for people to have more access to fresh,organic, locally grown fruits and vegetables from Crooked Sky Farms. Current participants are welcome to sign up to receive free produce as part of a give-back program through Crooked Sky Farms. Additional options for purchase are available if interested in getting a full share from the farm. Please see staff member for more details. *Limit: 2 pickups per month. Registration opens two weeks prior to event. Info & Registration
Bereavement Support Group Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location This six-week support group is for those whose family member or close friend has died from cancer in the past two years. Facilitated by a licensed mental health professional, the group will cover stages of loss, reactions to grief, and how to deal with anniversaries and other occasions. Please plan to attend all six sessions of the group. A brief phone interview is required prior to starting with group. Call (602) 712 - 1006 to enroll. Info & Registration
Kid Support at HEALing House Time 6:00 PM Location HEALing House 6-week series, Thursdays, April 5 to May 10, 6:00-7:30 pm at The HEALing House 4458 E. Sharon Dr. Phoenix, AZ 85032 Kid Support is a six-session program that teaches children ages 7-12 tools to cope with a cancer diagnosis in the family. Open to children who have been diagnosed with cancer as well as children with cancer in the family. The parent orientation will be held on March 29, starting at 6 PM. Dinner will be served at every session. Info & Registration
Seasonal Cooking Class: How to Use Your CSA Produce Time 6:00 PM Picked up your fresh produce from Crooked Sky Farms?, but not sure how to use it? This cooking demonstration will teach you how to utilize those freshh fruits and veggies from the garden. Recipes and tastings included. Info & Registration
Friday April 20th 2018
Just for Men: Diner Talk Time 10:00 AM Location First Watch - Park Central Plaza Come and enjoy a cup of coffee or breakfast (breakfast is on your own) and some good conversation with other men in the community. Info & Registration
Saturday April 21st 2018
Learn & Support: Ovarian Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated monthly support groups are for those diagnosed with a specific cancer to find support and learn from one another. Discuss aspects of living with cancer, treatment options, side effect management and survivorship. Open to family and friends. Info & Registration
15th Annual Porch Party Time 5:30 PM Location Main Location We took a year off from hosting this annual event. We've made it BIGGER and BETTER ladies and gents! Whether you're throwing the dice or spinning the wheel, JOIN US for this evening - it's a REALLY big deal! Info & Registration
Monday April 23rd 2018
Clay Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location Led by Joy Kockerbeck. For members within 0-3 years of diagnosis and their friends and family. This series focuses on projects that help members explore the changes and challenges they find themselves in through imagery and expression using the soothing medium of clay. No experience necessary. Materials provided. Info & Registration
Monday Participant Support Group Time 1:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Cocinando con Mari Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location Comer saludable es muy importante . En estos meses aprenderemos a cocinar sabroso con Mari, Nutriologa. In these months, we will learn to cook tasty meals, learn how to handle stress and how to move and feel better. Info & Registration
Cooking for Health at Banner Time 6:00 PM Location Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix At Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix, 1111 E. McDowell Road, Phoenix Mondays, April 23, May 21 and June 25, 6:00-7:30 p.m. Location: Sandstone Conference Room, First Floor. Learn how to build in more fruits and vegetables for your best possible health during and after cancer treatment. Create easy and affordable dishes packed with antioxidants and flavor while staying on a budget. Open to cancer survivors, family and friends. Recipes and menu tasting included. April: Spring Salads May: Healthy Breakfast June: Berry Bliss Info & Registration
Tuesday April 24th 2018
Living with Cancer Support Group Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location This support group is designed for those who are living long-term with a cancer diagnosis or those whose cancer is likely to recur. Find strength and guidance from others who are facing cancer as a chronic disease. Info & Registration
Tuesday Participant Support Group Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Peaceful Breath & Relaxation Time 11:45 AM Location Main Location This group focuses on breathing exercises and guided meditations designed to relax and restore the mind. Info & Registration
Rhythms for a Healthy Life Time 1:00 PM Location Main Location Join us for an opportunity to create, participate and listen to music. This expressive outlet can decrease stress, alleviate anxiety, express emotions and help you relax. Instruments provided. Let's get the beat going! Info & Registration
Survivor Social Time 1:00 PM Location Main Location A time to connect and create new friendships with others who are post cancer treatment. Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga - Tuesday Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location This class is designed to focus on breath work and gentle movement. Learn relaxing postures and modified moves at a slow pace. This class is great for those who are new to yoga as well as those who have restrictions due to treatment. Info & Registration
Newcomer Meeting Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location If you or someone you know has been affected by cancer, we invite you to become part of our community. Join us at a Newcomer Meeting to become a member or learn about our comprehensive program that includes offerings of support, healthy lifestyle, education, social connection and resource and referrals. Please RSVP by calling 602-712-1006. Info & Registration
Wednesday April 25th 2018
Cancer Support Group at Banner Boswell Time 10:00 AM Location Other Offsite Location August 8: Ponderosa Room, 2nd Floor All other dates: Chapman Room, 2nd Floor This professionally facilitated support group is open to anyone dealing with a cancer diagnosis. Explore ways to deal with stressors of the diagnosis and find support with others in a caring environment. Info & Registration
Cancer Support Group at Banner Boswell Time 10:00 AM Location Other Offsite Location August 8: Ponderosa Room, 2nd Floor All other dates: Chapman Room, 2nd Floor This professionally facilitated support group is open to anyone dealing with a cancer diagnosis. Explore ways to deal with stressors of the diagnosis and find support with others in a caring environment. Info & Registration
Strength & Balance Time 11:00 AM Location Main Location Learn simple strength and balance exercises with appropriate modifications for anyone at any level in this class. Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga - Wednesday Time 12:15 PM Location Pavilion This class is designed to focus on breath work and gentle movement. Learn relaxing postures and modified moves at a slow pace. This class is great for those who are new to yoga as well as those who have restrictions due to treatment. Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga - West Valley Time 6:00 PM Discover the top 6 benefits of yoga in this series throughout the West Valley: help with sleep, energy, balance, building strength, reducing stress, and boosting immunity. Week 1: Adelante Healthcare Surprise Week 2: Abrazo Arrowhead, Physicians Plaza, Sierra Room Week 3: Banner Boswell Hospital, Ponderosa Conference Room, Floor 2 Week 4: Adelante Healthcare Surprise Week 5: Abrazo Arrowhead, Physicians Plaza, Sierra Room Week 6: Banner Boswell Hospital, Ponderosa Conference Room, Floor 2 Info & Registration
Wednesday Friends & Family Support Group Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. Info & Registration
Wednesday Participant Support Group Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. Info & Registration
Thursday April 26th 2018
Zumba Gold Time 10:30 AM Location Main Location In Zumba Gold® you will be able to improve your balance, increase range of motion, and gain coordination while having fun! Zumba Gold® is a low impact Latin-dance inspired workout that can be easily modifi ed for beginners or those requiring accommodations. ZUMBA! Info & Registration
Tai Chi Time 12:00 PM Location Main Location Jake Zinn, Certified Tai Chi Instructor teaches gentle movements combined with meditation meant to improve strength, balance and concentration. Info & Registration
Ask the Farmer Time 4:00 PM Once per month, during our CSA Produce Pick Up, one of the Crooked Sky Farm staff will be available to answer any questions you might have regarding the produce available. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
CSA Produce Pick Up Time 4:00 PM Location Main Location We've become a pick-up site for people to have more access to fresh,organic, locally grown fruits and vegetables from Crooked Sky Farms. Current participants are welcome to sign up to receive free produce as part of a give-back program through Crooked Sky Farms. Additional options for purchase are available if interested in getting a full share from the farm. Please see staff member for more details. *Limit: 2 pickups per month. Registration opens two weeks prior to event. Info & Registration
Bereavement Support Group Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location This six-week support group is for those whose family member or close friend has died from cancer in the past two years. Facilitated by a licensed mental health professional, the group will cover stages of loss, reactions to grief, and how to deal with anniversaries and other occasions. Please plan to attend all six sessions of the group. A brief phone interview is required prior to starting with group. Call (602) 712 - 1006 to enroll. Info & Registration
Getting a Good Night of Sleep Time 6:00 PM with Shannon Ruff Dirksen, PhD, RN, FAAN, Associate Professor at the college of Nursing and Health Innovation at Arizona State University will talk about symptoms and factors that affect quality of life and insomnia in persons with cancer. Learn tips to be well rested in order to improve sleep. energy, and help you cope with side effects of treatment. April 26th, 6-7:30 pm Info & Registration
Kid Support at HEALing House Time 6:00 PM Location HEALing House 6-week series, Thursdays, April 5 to May 10, 6:00-7:30 pm at The HEALing House 4458 E. Sharon Dr. Phoenix, AZ 85032 Kid Support is a six-session program that teaches children ages 7-12 tools to cope with a cancer diagnosis in the family. Open to children who have been diagnosed with cancer as well as children with cancer in the family. The parent orientation will be held on March 29, starting at 6 PM. Dinner will be served at every session. Info & Registration
Noche de Barro Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location A jugar con barro? Si! Es una muy buena forma de desestresarse y relajarse. Vengan a crear a su pieza de barro. Info & Registration
Friday April 27th 2018
Gentle Yoga at Banner Time 10:00 AM Location Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix This class is designed to focus on breath work and gentle movement. Learn relaxing postures and modified moves at a slow pace. This class is great for those who are new to yoga as well as those who have restrictions due to treatment. Info & Registration
Lunch & Learn: HPV Related Cancers Time 12:00 PM Location Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix Each month we invite you to join us and learn about a topic related to cancer care and survivorship. Experts from Banner UMCP will share insights, treatment options, management of side effects and tools to improve outcomes. Lunch is provided, advanced registration is preferred. Info & Registration
Monday April 30th 2018
Monday Participant Support Group Time 1:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Tuesday May 1st 2018
Tuesday Participant Support Group Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Bunco Time 12:00 PM Location Main Location This fun game is played in teams with dice. No previous experience needed just come have fun. Bring a friend! RSVP. Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga - Tuesday Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location This class is designed to focus on breath work and gentle movement. Learn relaxing postures and modified moves at a slow pace. This class is great for those who are new to yoga as well as those who have restrictions due to treatment. Info & Registration
Grupo de Apoyo Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location Explore nuevas maneras de manejar el estrés del cáncer y aprenda de las experiencias de otros pacientes y sus familias. Info & Registration
Wednesday May 2nd 2018
Newcomer Meeting Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location If you or someone you know has been affected by cancer, we invite you to become part of our community. Join us at a Newcomer Meeting to become a member or learn about our comprehensive program that includes offerings of support, healthy lifestyle, education, social connection and resource and referrals. Please RSVP by calling 602-712-1006. Info & Registration
Strength & Balance Time 11:00 AM Location Main Location Learn simple strength and balance exercises with appropriate modifications for anyone at any level in this class. Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga - Wednesday Time 12:15 PM Location Pavilion This class is designed to focus on breath work and gentle movement. Learn relaxing postures and modified moves at a slow pace. This class is great for those who are new to yoga as well as those who have restrictions due to treatment. Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga - West Valley Time 6:00 PM Discover the top 6 benefits of yoga in this series throughout the West Valley: help with sleep, energy, balance, building strength, reducing stress, and boosting immunity. Week 1: Adelante Healthcare Surprise Week 2: Abrazo Arrowhead, Physicians Plaza, Sierra Room Week 3: Banner Boswell Hospital, Ponderosa Conference Room, Floor 2 Week 4: Adelante Healthcare Surprise Week 5: Abrazo Arrowhead, Physicians Plaza, Sierra Room Week 6: Banner Boswell Hospital, Ponderosa Conference Room, Floor 2 Info & Registration
Wednesday Friends & Family Support Group Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. Info & Registration
Wednesday Participant Support Group Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. Info & Registration
Thursday May 3rd 2018
Learn & Support: Multiple Myeloma Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated monthly support groups are for those diagnosed with a specific cancer to find support and learn from one another. Discuss aspects of living with cancer, treatment options, side effect management and survivorship. Open to family and friends. Info & Registration
Return to Wellness Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location This four-part series focuses on helping you return to wellness after a cancer diagnosis to transition from treatment to leading a healthy lifestyle. Learn about goal setting, survivorship care planning, reducing your stress and moving forward after cancer. Each week will include information sharing and support with others on a similar journey. Info & Registration
Zumba Gold Time 10:30 AM Location Main Location In Zumba Gold® you will be able to improve your balance, increase range of motion, and gain coordination while having fun! Zumba Gold® is a low impact Latin-dance inspired workout that can be easily modifi ed for beginners or those requiring accommodations. ZUMBA! Info & Registration
Tai Chi Time 12:00 PM Location Main Location Jake Zinn, Certified Tai Chi Instructor teaches gentle movements combined with meditation meant to improve strength, balance and concentration. Info & Registration
Tibetan Singing Bowl Meditation Time 1:30 PM Location Main Location Jane Shallberg, MEd, MT-BC, Board Certified Music Therapist will teach about the history and uses of this simple, yet profound ancient healing practice. Experience the vibration of the bowls to calm the mind, relax the body, and renew the spirit. Includes demonstration and group experience. Info & Registration
CSA Produce Pick Up Time 4:00 PM Location Main Location We've become a pick-up site for people to have more access to fresh,organic, locally grown fruits and vegetables from Crooked Sky Farms. Current participants are welcome to sign up to receive free produce as part of a give-back program through Crooked Sky Farms. Additional options for purchase are available if interested in getting a full share from the farm. Please see staff member for more details. *Limit: 2 pickups per month. Registration opens two weeks prior to event. Info & Registration
Nutrition for Cancer Care at Abrazo Arrowhead Hospital Time 5:30 PM Location Abrazo Arrowhead Hospital At Abrazo Arrowhead Hospital, Physicians Plaza, 18699 N. 67th Ave., Sierra Room. Kindra S. Peterson MS, RD, Clinical Oncology Dietician from Ironwood Cancer Center will talk about the importance of good nutrition during cancer treatment. Learn how to create a healthy plate and what foods help you have a strong immune system. Info & Registration
Bereavement Support Group Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location This six-week support group is for those whose family member or close friend has died from cancer in the past two years. Facilitated by a licensed mental health professional, the group will cover stages of loss, reactions to grief, and how to deal with anniversaries and other occasions. Please plan to attend all six sessions of the group. A brief phone interview is required prior to starting with group. Call (602) 712 - 1006 to enroll. Info & Registration
Kid Support at HEALing House Time 6:00 PM Location HEALing House 6-week series, Thursdays, April 5 to May 10, 6:00-7:30 pm at The HEALing House 4458 E. Sharon Dr. Phoenix, AZ 85032 Kid Support is a six-session program that teaches children ages 7-12 tools to cope with a cancer diagnosis in the family. Open to children who have been diagnosed with cancer as well as children with cancer in the family. The parent orientation will be held on March 29, starting at 6 PM. Dinner will be served at every session. Info & Registration
Friday May 4th 2018
Bingo Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location Grab your dauber, your lucky charm and come on down to play some Bingo! Potluck style - bring a dish to share. Info & Registration
Teen Cinco de Mayo Time 6:00 PM Location Other Offsite Location Friday, May 4,6-8 pm At Amanda Hope Rainbow Angels, 340 East Coronado Road, Suite 100, Phoenix Arizona 85004 Come join us for a Cinco De Mayo Fiesta! Tacos, music and a pinata! Info & Registration
Saturday May 5th 2018
Moving to the Beat Time 9:00 AM Location Main Location An exercise class designed for all – adults, teens, and families. Come dance your way to a healthy lifestyle! Info & Registration
Family Fiesta Cooking Class Time 11:00 AM Location Main Location Come learn how to make the best family-friendly (and healthy) Cinco de Mayo treats! Families will be able to taste and enjoy their meal together! Info & Registration
Monday May 7th 2018
Clay Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location Led by Joy Kockerbeck. For members within 0-3 years of diagnosis and their friends and family. This series focuses on projects that help members explore the changes and challenges they find themselves in through imagery and expression using the soothing medium of clay. No experience necessary. Materials provided. Info & Registration
Monday Participant Support Group Time 1:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Tuesday May 8th 2018
Living with Cancer Support Group Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location This support group is designed for those who are living long-term with a cancer diagnosis or those whose cancer is likely to recur. Find strength and guidance from others who are facing cancer as a chronic disease. Info & Registration
Tuesday Participant Support Group Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Jin Shin Jyutsu Time 11:45 AM Location Main Location Originating from Japan, Jin Shin Jyutsu® is the ancient art of harmonizing the body’s energetic system. Learn the practice of light touch to help open these blocked pathways and restore the body’s energy to a more harmonious state. Info & Registration
Survivor Social Time 1:00 PM Location Main Location A time to connect and create new friendships with others who are post cancer treatment. Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga - Tuesday Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location This class is designed to focus on breath work and gentle movement. Learn relaxing postures and modified moves at a slow pace. This class is great for those who are new to yoga as well as those who have restrictions due to treatment. Info & Registration
Newcomer Meeting Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location If you or someone you know has been affected by cancer, we invite you to become part of our community. Join us at a Newcomer Meeting to become a member or learn about our comprehensive program that includes offerings of support, healthy lifestyle, education, social connection and resource and referrals. Please RSVP by calling 602-712-1006. Info & Registration
Volunteer Orientation Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location Because of people like you, we are able to expand our reach to help more people in our communities. Becoming a volunteer is easy! Just follow these easy steps! 1. Sign up for a new volunteer orientation below 2. Attend orientation and find out all the ways you can help Cancer Support Community Arizona! 3. Start volunteering! If you have any questions, email Joy Kockerbeck, Volunteer and Outreach Coordinator at JKockerbeck@cscaz.org Info & Registration
Wednesday May 9th 2018
Strength & Balance Time 11:00 AM Location Main Location Learn simple strength and balance exercises with appropriate modifications for anyone at any level in this class. Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga - Wednesday Time 12:15 PM Location Pavilion This class is designed to focus on breath work and gentle movement. Learn relaxing postures and modified moves at a slow pace. This class is great for those who are new to yoga as well as those who have restrictions due to treatment. Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga - West Valley Time 6:00 PM Discover the top 6 benefits of yoga in this series throughout the West Valley: help with sleep, energy, balance, building strength, reducing stress, and boosting immunity. Week 1: Adelante Healthcare Surprise Week 2: Abrazo Arrowhead, Physicians Plaza, Sierra Room Week 3: Banner Boswell Hospital, Ponderosa Conference Room, Floor 2 Week 4: Adelante Healthcare Surprise Week 5: Abrazo Arrowhead, Physicians Plaza, Sierra Room Week 6: Banner Boswell Hospital, Ponderosa Conference Room, Floor 2 Info & Registration
Wednesday Friends & Family Support Group Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. Info & Registration
Wednesday Participant Support Group Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. Info & Registration
Thursday May 10th 2018
Return to Wellness Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location This four-part series focuses on helping you return to wellness after a cancer diagnosis to transition from treatment to leading a healthy lifestyle. Learn about goal setting, survivorship care planning, reducing your stress and moving forward after cancer. Each week will include information sharing and support with others on a similar journey. Info & Registration
Zumba Gold Time 10:30 AM Location Main Location In Zumba Gold® you will be able to improve your balance, increase range of motion, and gain coordination while having fun! Zumba Gold® is a low impact Latin-dance inspired workout that can be easily modifi ed for beginners or those requiring accommodations. ZUMBA! Info & Registration
Tai Chi Time 12:00 PM Location Main Location Jake Zinn, Certified Tai Chi Instructor teaches gentle movements combined with meditation meant to improve strength, balance and concentration. Info & Registration
Quick Healthy Cooking Time 2:00 PM Location Main Location Thursdays, April 12, May 10, and June 14, 2:00-3:30pm This cooking class instructed by Brittany Zaharopoulos, RD will teach you how to put together healthy favorites and use flavors to expand to options. Get ready to learn some new skills and put science into practice. April: Simple Side Dishes May: Healthy Soups June: Poolside Smoothies Info & Registration
CSA Produce Pick Up Time 4:00 PM Location Main Location We've become a pick-up site for people to have more access to fresh,organic, locally grown fruits and vegetables from Crooked Sky Farms. Current participants are welcome to sign up to receive free produce as part of a give-back program through Crooked Sky Farms. Additional options for purchase are available if interested in getting a full share from the farm. Please see staff member for more details. *Limit: 2 pickups per month. Registration opens two weeks prior to event. Info & Registration
Acupuncture for Cancer Care Time 6:00 PM Location St.Patrick Catholic Community Thursday, May 10 6-7:30 PM Marie Yehner, L.Ac, National Board Certified Licensed Acupuncturist, will talk about the ways acupuncture can be of benefit during and after your cancer journey. Learn how acupuncture can be used to treat cancer-related and cancer treatment-realted side effects such as pain, fatigue, insomnia and stress. Info & Registration
Bereavement Support Group Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location This six-week support group is for those whose family member or close friend has died from cancer in the past two years. Facilitated by a licensed mental health professional, the group will cover stages of loss, reactions to grief, and how to deal with anniversaries and other occasions. Please plan to attend all six sessions of the group. A brief phone interview is required prior to starting with group. Call (602) 712 - 1006 to enroll. Info & Registration
Kid Support at HEALing House Time 6:00 PM Location HEALing House 6-week series, Thursdays, April 5 to May 10, 6:00-7:30 pm at The HEALing House 4458 E. Sharon Dr. Phoenix, AZ 85032 Kid Support is a six-session program that teaches children ages 7-12 tools to cope with a cancer diagnosis in the family. Open to children who have been diagnosed with cancer as well as children with cancer in the family. The parent orientation will be held on March 29, starting at 6 PM. Dinner will be served at every session. Info & Registration
Mindfulness and Resilience Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location Nika Gueci, EdD, shares information on how mindfulness can keep you "in the moment" to help reduce anxiety and free up room in your mind to better care for yourself and others. Learn about stress reactions and why they are important to resilience-building through experiential mindfulness activities. Info & Registration
Friday May 11th 2018
Gentle Yoga at Banner Time 10:00 AM Location Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix This class is designed to focus on breath work and gentle movement. Learn relaxing postures and modified moves at a slow pace. This class is great for those who are new to yoga as well as those who have restrictions due to treatment. Info & Registration
Saturday May 12th 2018
Moving to the Beat Time 9:00 AM Location Main Location An exercise class designed for all – adults, teens, and families. Come dance your way to a healthy lifestyle! Info & Registration
Learn & Support: Pancreatic Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated monthly support groups are for those diagnosed with a specific cancer to find support and learn from one another. Discuss aspects of living with cancer, treatment options, side effect management and survivorship. Open to family and friends. Info & Registration
National Ovarian Cancer Coalition (NOCC) Meeting Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location NOCC usually meets the 3rd Saturday of the month from 10:30am -12:30pm after the Learn & Support: Ovarian group. Contact Sherry Baker at sbaker@ovarian.org or 480-566-0031 for more information. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Learn & Support: Carcinoid Time 12:30 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated monthly support groups are for those diagnosed with a specific cancer to find support and learn from one another. Discuss aspects of living with cancer, treatment options, side effect management and survivorship. Open to family and friends. Info & Registration
Learn & Support: Lung Time 12:30 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated monthly support groups are for those diagnosed with a specific cancer to find support and learn from one another. Discuss aspects of living with cancer, treatment options, side effect management and survivorship. Open to family and friends. Info & Registration
Monday May 14th 2018
Monday Participant Support Group Time 1:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Drumming from the Heart Time 6:00 PM Location Via Linda Senior Center Drumming from the Heart sessions provide a rhythmical and focused space for you to de-stress your mind, body and spirit by using music and guided voice. Led by REMO certified instructor Frank Thompson and psychologist Dr. David Engstrom. Info & Registration
Vida Saludable Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location 9 de abril, 14 de mayo, 11 de junio Segundo lunes del mes de 6 a 7 pm ¡Vivir saludable es muy importante! En estos meses aprenderemos a cocinar sabroso, como manejar el estrés y como movernos para sentirnos mejor. Info & Registration
Tuesday May 15th 2018
Tuesday Participant Support Group Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Book Club Time 12:00 PM Location Main Location 3rd Tuesday of every month, April 17, May 15 and June 19 12:00-1:30 pm Bring a sack lunch and discuss our book of the month. April: "Camino Island" by John Grisham May: "Small Great Things" by Jodi Picoult June: "Song of the Lion" by Anne Hillerman Info & Registration
Your Cancer Story Writing Workshop Time 2:00 PM Location Bidstrup Teen & Family Center You have a valuable story to tell! Whether you are newly diagnosed, a many-year survivor or a caregiver, this writing workshop will provide you with various techniques for capturing and sharing your story. Workshop led by Lynne Hartke, published author of "Under a Desert Sky" Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga - Tuesday Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location This class is designed to focus on breath work and gentle movement. Learn relaxing postures and modified moves at a slow pace. This class is great for those who are new to yoga as well as those who have restrictions due to treatment. Info & Registration
Grupo de Apoyo Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location Explore nuevas maneras de manejar el estrés del cáncer y aprenda de las experiencias de otros pacientes y sus familias. Info & Registration
Wednesday May 16th 2018
Community Coloring Club Time 1:30 AM Location Main Location 3rd Wednesday of every month, April 18th and May 16th, 1:30-3:00 pm Join us for an afternoon of fun and coloring. Please bring your own coloring book and pencils. Info & Registration
Newcomer Meeting Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location If you or someone you know has been affected by cancer, we invite you to become part of our community. Join us at a Newcomer Meeting to become a member or learn about our comprehensive program that includes offerings of support, healthy lifestyle, education, social connection and resource and referrals. Please RSVP by calling 602-712-1006. Info & Registration
Strength & Balance Time 11:00 AM Location Main Location Learn simple strength and balance exercises with appropriate modifications for anyone at any level in this class. Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga - Wednesday Time 12:15 PM Location Pavilion This class is designed to focus on breath work and gentle movement. Learn relaxing postures and modified moves at a slow pace. This class is great for those who are new to yoga as well as those who have restrictions due to treatment. Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga - West Valley Time 6:00 PM Discover the top 6 benefits of yoga in this series throughout the West Valley: help with sleep, energy, balance, building strength, reducing stress, and boosting immunity. Week 1: Adelante Healthcare Surprise Week 2: Abrazo Arrowhead, Physicians Plaza, Sierra Room Week 3: Banner Boswell Hospital, Ponderosa Conference Room, Floor 2 Week 4: Adelante Healthcare Surprise Week 5: Abrazo Arrowhead, Physicians Plaza, Sierra Room Week 6: Banner Boswell Hospital, Ponderosa Conference Room, Floor 2 Info & Registration
Wednesday Friends & Family Support Group Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. Info & Registration
Wednesday Participant Support Group Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. Info & Registration
Thursday May 17th 2018
Return to Wellness Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location This four-part series focuses on helping you return to wellness after a cancer diagnosis to transition from treatment to leading a healthy lifestyle. Learn about goal setting, survivorship care planning, reducing your stress and moving forward after cancer. Each week will include information sharing and support with others on a similar journey. Info & Registration
Zumba Gold Time 10:30 AM Location Main Location In Zumba Gold® you will be able to improve your balance, increase range of motion, and gain coordination while having fun! Zumba Gold® is a low impact Latin-dance inspired workout that can be easily modifi ed for beginners or those requiring accommodations. ZUMBA! Info & Registration
Tai Chi Time 12:00 PM Location Main Location Jake Zinn, Certified Tai Chi Instructor teaches gentle movements combined with meditation meant to improve strength, balance and concentration. Info & Registration
CSA Produce Pick Up Time 4:00 PM Location Main Location We've become a pick-up site for people to have more access to fresh,organic, locally grown fruits and vegetables from Crooked Sky Farms. Current participants are welcome to sign up to receive free produce as part of a give-back program through Crooked Sky Farms. Additional options for purchase are available if interested in getting a full share from the farm. Please see staff member for more details. *Limit: 2 pickups per month. Registration opens two weeks prior to event. Info & Registration
Bereavement Support Group Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location This six-week support group is for those whose family member or close friend has died from cancer in the past two years. Facilitated by a licensed mental health professional, the group will cover stages of loss, reactions to grief, and how to deal with anniversaries and other occasions. Please plan to attend all six sessions of the group. A brief phone interview is required prior to starting with group. Call (602) 712 - 1006 to enroll. Info & Registration
Friday May 18th 2018
Just for Men: Diner Talk Time 10:00 AM Location First Watch - Park Central Plaza Come and enjoy a cup of coffee or breakfast (breakfast is on your own) and some good conversation with other men in the community. Info & Registration
Saturday May 19th 2018
Moving to the Beat Time 9:00 AM Location Main Location An exercise class designed for all – adults, teens, and families. Come dance your way to a healthy lifestyle! Info & Registration
Learn & Support: Ovarian Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated monthly support groups are for those diagnosed with a specific cancer to find support and learn from one another. Discuss aspects of living with cancer, treatment options, side effect management and survivorship. Open to family and friends. Info & Registration
Living Room Chat: CLL Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location This program features an opportunity for an informal question and answer session on Chronic Lymphocytic Leukemia (CLL). Please bring questions you want to have answered. Open to those diagnosed and their friends and family. Info & Registration
Teen Art Hour: Clay Time 1:00 PM Location Main Location Come enjoy the art of clay! Clay is a therapeutic, expressive art form that help to reduce stress. Info & Registration
DrumStrong Time 5:00 PM Join Frank Thompson, founder of AZ Rhythm Connection, for our annual community DrumStrong fundraiser to raise awareness and funds... through RHYTHM... to ensure no one faces cancer alone. Attendance is free and this is a donation based event. Registration is not required to attend. Please arrive and depart anytime throughoput the scheduled time. Proceeds benefit DrumsForCures and Cancer Support Community Arizona Info & Registration
Sunday May 20th 2018
Coalition for Blacks Against Breast Cancer (CBBC) Meeting Time 3:00 PM Location Main Location Coalition for Blacks Against Breast Cancer (CBBC) meets the third Sunday of every month. Contact Marion Kelly at kelly.marion@mayo.edu or 480-301-4232 for more information. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Monday May 21st 2018
Clay Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location Led by Joy Kockerbeck. For members within 0-3 years of diagnosis and their friends and family. This series focuses on projects that help members explore the changes and challenges they find themselves in through imagery and expression using the soothing medium of clay. No experience necessary. Materials provided. Info & Registration
Lunch and Learn: Melanoma and Skin Cancer Time 12:00 PM Location Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix Each month we invite you to join us and learn about a topic related to cancer care and survivorship. Experts from Banner UMCP will share insights, treatment options, management of side effects and tools to improve outcomes. Lunch is provided, advanced registration is preferred. Info & Registration
Monday Participant Support Group Time 1:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Cooking for Health at Banner Time 6:00 PM Location Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix At Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix, 1111 E. McDowell Road, Phoenix Mondays, April 23, May 21 and June 25, 6:00-7:30 p.m. Location: Sandstone Conference Room, First Floor. Learn how to build in more fruits and vegetables for your best possible health during and after cancer treatment. Create easy and affordable dishes packed with antioxidants and flavor while staying on a budget. Open to cancer survivors, family and friends. Recipes and menu tasting included. April: Spring Salads May: Healthy Breakfast June: Berry Bliss Info & Registration
Tuesday May 22nd 2018
Living with Cancer Support Group Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location This support group is designed for those who are living long-term with a cancer diagnosis or those whose cancer is likely to recur. Find strength and guidance from others who are facing cancer as a chronic disease. Info & Registration
Tuesday Participant Support Group Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Peaceful Breath & Relaxation Time 11:45 AM Location Main Location This group focuses on breathing exercises and guided meditations designed to relax and restore the mind. Info & Registration
Rhythms for a Healthy Life Time 1:00 PM Location Main Location Join us for an opportunity to create, participate and listen to music. This expressive outlet can decrease stress, alleviate anxiety, express emotions and help you relax. Instruments provided. Let's get the beat going! Info & Registration
Survivor Social Time 1:00 PM Location Main Location A time to connect and create new friendships with others who are post cancer treatment. Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga - Tuesday Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location This class is designed to focus on breath work and gentle movement. Learn relaxing postures and modified moves at a slow pace. This class is great for those who are new to yoga as well as those who have restrictions due to treatment. Info & Registration
Newcomer Meeting Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location If you or someone you know has been affected by cancer, we invite you to become part of our community. Join us at a Newcomer Meeting to become a member or learn about our comprehensive program that includes offerings of support, healthy lifestyle, education, social connection and resource and referrals. Please RSVP by calling 602-712-1006. Info & Registration
Wednesday May 23rd 2018
Cancer Support Group at Banner Boswell Time 10:00 AM Location Other Offsite Location August 8: Ponderosa Room, 2nd Floor All other dates: Chapman Room, 2nd Floor This professionally facilitated support group is open to anyone dealing with a cancer diagnosis. Explore ways to deal with stressors of the diagnosis and find support with others in a caring environment. Info & Registration
Strength & Balance Time 11:00 AM Location Main Location Learn simple strength and balance exercises with appropriate modifications for anyone at any level in this class. Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga - Wednesday Time 12:15 PM Location Pavilion This class is designed to focus on breath work and gentle movement. Learn relaxing postures and modified moves at a slow pace. This class is great for those who are new to yoga as well as those who have restrictions due to treatment. Info & Registration
Women's Cancer and Genetics at Adelante Time 5:30 PM Location Adelante Healthcare Surprise Stephanie Goettl, MS, Genetic Counselor & Kelly Collonello, CRNP, Nurse Practitioner, will talk about the role of genetics in cancer and what happens during a genetic counseling session. Learn why you might consult with a genetics counselor and who should do so. Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga - West Valley Time 6:00 PM Discover the top 6 benefits of yoga in this series throughout the West Valley: help with sleep, energy, balance, building strength, reducing stress, and boosting immunity. Week 1: Adelante Healthcare Surprise Week 2: Abrazo Arrowhead, Physicians Plaza, Sierra Room Week 3: Banner Boswell Hospital, Ponderosa Conference Room, Floor 2 Week 4: Adelante Healthcare Surprise Week 5: Abrazo Arrowhead, Physicians Plaza, Sierra Room Week 6: Banner Boswell Hospital, Ponderosa Conference Room, Floor 2 Info & Registration
Wednesday Friends & Family Support Group Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. Info & Registration
Wednesday Participant Support Group Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. Info & Registration
Thursday May 24th 2018
Return to Wellness Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location This four-part series focuses on helping you return to wellness after a cancer diagnosis to transition from treatment to leading a healthy lifestyle. Learn about goal setting, survivorship care planning, reducing your stress and moving forward after cancer. Each week will include information sharing and support with others on a similar journey. Info & Registration
Zumba Gold Time 10:30 AM Location Main Location In Zumba Gold® you will be able to improve your balance, increase range of motion, and gain coordination while having fun! Zumba Gold® is a low impact Latin-dance inspired workout that can be easily modifi ed for beginners or those requiring accommodations. ZUMBA! Info & Registration
Tai Chi Time 12:00 PM Location Main Location Jake Zinn, Certified Tai Chi Instructor teaches gentle movements combined with meditation meant to improve strength, balance and concentration. Info & Registration
Ask the Farmer Time 4:00 PM Once per month, during our CSA Produce Pick Up, one of the Crooked Sky Farm staff will be available to answer any questions you might have regarding the produce available. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
CSA Produce Pick Up Time 4:00 PM Location Main Location We've become a pick-up site for people to have more access to fresh,organic, locally grown fruits and vegetables from Crooked Sky Farms. Current participants are welcome to sign up to receive free produce as part of a give-back program through Crooked Sky Farms. Additional options for purchase are available if interested in getting a full share from the farm. Please see staff member for more details. *Limit: 2 pickups per month. Registration opens two weeks prior to event. Info & Registration
Bereavement Support Group Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location This six-week support group is for those whose family member or close friend has died from cancer in the past two years. Facilitated by a licensed mental health professional, the group will cover stages of loss, reactions to grief, and how to deal with anniversaries and other occasions. Please plan to attend all six sessions of the group. A brief phone interview is required prior to starting with group. Call (602) 712 - 1006 to enroll. Info & Registration
Haciendo Paletas Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location Vengan a divertirse con si familia y amigos mientras hacemos paletas. Preparemonos para el calor de Arizona con paletas saludables. Come have fun with your family and friends. Let's get ready for the Arizona heat by making healthy popsicles. Info & Registration
Friday May 25th 2018
Gentle Yoga at Banner Time 10:00 AM Location Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix This class is designed to focus on breath work and gentle movement. Learn relaxing postures and modified moves at a slow pace. This class is great for those who are new to yoga as well as those who have restrictions due to treatment. Info & Registration
Saturday May 26th 2018
Moving to the Beat Time 9:00 AM Location Main Location An exercise class designed for all – adults, teens, and families. Come dance your way to a healthy lifestyle! Info & Registration
Tuesday May 29th 2018
Tuesday Participant Support Group Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga - Tuesday Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location This class is designed to focus on breath work and gentle movement. Learn relaxing postures and modified moves at a slow pace. This class is great for those who are new to yoga as well as those who have restrictions due to treatment. Info & Registration
Wednesday May 30th 2018
Newcomer Meeting Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location If you or someone you know has been affected by cancer, we invite you to become part of our community. Join us at a Newcomer Meeting to become a member or learn about our comprehensive program that includes offerings of support, healthy lifestyle, education, social connection and resource and referrals. Please RSVP by calling 602-712-1006. Info & Registration
Strength & Balance Time 11:00 AM Location Main Location Learn simple strength and balance exercises with appropriate modifications for anyone at any level in this class. Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga - Wednesday Time 12:15 PM Location Pavilion This class is designed to focus on breath work and gentle movement. Learn relaxing postures and modified moves at a slow pace. This class is great for those who are new to yoga as well as those who have restrictions due to treatment. Info & Registration
Wednesday Friends & Family Support Group Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. Info & Registration
Wednesday Participant Support Group Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. Info & Registration
Thursday May 31st 2018
Zumba Gold Time 10:30 AM Location Main Location In Zumba Gold® you will be able to improve your balance, increase range of motion, and gain coordination while having fun! Zumba Gold® is a low impact Latin-dance inspired workout that can be easily modifi ed for beginners or those requiring accommodations. ZUMBA! Info & Registration
Tai Chi Time 12:00 PM Location Main Location Jake Zinn, Certified Tai Chi Instructor teaches gentle movements combined with meditation meant to improve strength, balance and concentration. Info & Registration
CSA Produce Pick Up Time 4:00 PM Location Main Location We've become a pick-up site for people to have more access to fresh,organic, locally grown fruits and vegetables from Crooked Sky Farms. Current participants are welcome to sign up to receive free produce as part of a give-back program through Crooked Sky Farms. Additional options for purchase are available if interested in getting a full share from the farm. Please see staff member for more details. *Limit: 2 pickups per month. Registration opens two weeks prior to event. Info & Registration
Boosting Your Immune System through Nutrition Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location Marianne Marchese, NMD, shares how to strengthen and enhance the immune system through the food you eat. Learn how to replace cancer cells with healthy cells, the role of alkalinity and what foods help during and after treatment. Info & Registration
Friday June 1st 2018
Bingo Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location Grab your dauber, your lucky charm and come on down to play some Bingo! Potluck style - bring a dish to share. Info & Registration
Mom's Paint Night Time 7:00 PM Location Main Location Join other moms for this instructor led painting experience! No kids allowed! Hosted by Hopekids. Info & Registration
Saturday June 2nd 2018
Moving to the Beat Time 9:00 AM Location Main Location An exercise class designed for all – adults, teens, and families. Come dance your way to a healthy lifestyle! Info & Registration
Monday June 4th 2018
Clay Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location Led by Joy Kockerbeck. For members within 0-3 years of diagnosis and their friends and family. This series focuses on projects that help members explore the changes and challenges they find themselves in through imagery and expression using the soothing medium of clay. No experience necessary. Materials provided. Info & Registration
Monday Participant Support Group Time 1:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Tuesday June 5th 2018
Tuesday Participant Support Group Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Bunco Time 12:00 PM Location Main Location This fun game is played in teams with dice. No previous experience needed just come have fun. Bring a friend! RSVP. Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga - Tuesday Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location This class is designed to focus on breath work and gentle movement. Learn relaxing postures and modified moves at a slow pace. This class is great for those who are new to yoga as well as those who have restrictions due to treatment. Info & Registration
Grupo de Apoyo Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location Explore nuevas maneras de manejar el estrés del cáncer y aprenda de las experiencias de otros pacientes y sus familias. Info & Registration
Newcomer Meeting Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location If you or someone you know has been affected by cancer, we invite you to become part of our community. Join us at a Newcomer Meeting to become a member or learn about our comprehensive program that includes offerings of support, healthy lifestyle, education, social connection and resource and referrals. Please RSVP by calling 602-712-1006. Info & Registration
Wednesday June 6th 2018
Strength & Balance Time 11:00 AM Location Main Location Learn simple strength and balance exercises with appropriate modifications for anyone at any level in this class. Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga - Wednesday Time 12:15 PM Location Pavilion This class is designed to focus on breath work and gentle movement. Learn relaxing postures and modified moves at a slow pace. This class is great for those who are new to yoga as well as those who have restrictions due to treatment. Info & Registration
Wednesday Friends & Family Support Group Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. Info & Registration
Wednesday Participant Support Group Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. Info & Registration
Thursday June 7th 2018
Learn & Support: Multiple Myeloma Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated monthly support groups are for those diagnosed with a specific cancer to find support and learn from one another. Discuss aspects of living with cancer, treatment options, side effect management and survivorship. Open to family and friends. Info & Registration
Zumba Gold Time 10:30 AM Location Main Location In Zumba Gold® you will be able to improve your balance, increase range of motion, and gain coordination while having fun! Zumba Gold® is a low impact Latin-dance inspired workout that can be easily modifi ed for beginners or those requiring accommodations. ZUMBA! Info & Registration
Tai Chi Time 12:00 PM Location Main Location Jake Zinn, Certified Tai Chi Instructor teaches gentle movements combined with meditation meant to improve strength, balance and concentration. Info & Registration
Tibetan Singing Bowl Meditation Time 1:30 PM Location Main Location Jane Shallberg, MEd, MT-BC, Board Certified Music Therapist will teach about the history and uses of this simple, yet profound ancient healing practice. Experience the vibration of the bowls to calm the mind, relax the body, and renew the spirit. Includes demonstration and group experience. Info & Registration
CSA Produce Pick Up Time 4:00 PM Location Main Location We've become a pick-up site for people to have more access to fresh,organic, locally grown fruits and vegetables from Crooked Sky Farms. Current participants are welcome to sign up to receive free produce as part of a give-back program through Crooked Sky Farms. Additional options for purchase are available if interested in getting a full share from the farm. Please see staff member for more details. *Limit: 2 pickups per month. Registration opens two weeks prior to event. Info & Registration
Friday June 8th 2018
Gentle Yoga at Banner Time 10:00 AM Location Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix This class is designed to focus on breath work and gentle movement. Learn relaxing postures and modified moves at a slow pace. This class is great for those who are new to yoga as well as those who have restrictions due to treatment. Info & Registration
Lunch and Learn: Cancer Survivorship Time 12:00 PM Location Banner-University Medical Center in Phoenix Each month we invite you to join us and learn about a topic related to cancer care and survivorship. Experts from Banner UMCP will share insights, treatment options, management of side effects and tools to improve outcomes. Lunch is provided, advanced registration is preferred. Info & Registration
Saturday June 9th 2018
Moving to the Beat Time 9:00 AM Location Main Location An exercise class designed for all – adults, teens, and families. Come dance your way to a healthy lifestyle! Info & Registration
Learn & Support: Pancreatic Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated monthly support groups are for those diagnosed with a specific cancer to find support and learn from one another. Discuss aspects of living with cancer, treatment options, side effect management and survivorship. Open to family and friends. Info & Registration
Learn & Support: Carcinoid Time 12:30 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated monthly support groups are for those diagnosed with a specific cancer to find support and learn from one another. Discuss aspects of living with cancer, treatment options, side effect management and survivorship. Open to family and friends. Info & Registration
Learn & Support: Lung Time 12:30 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated monthly support groups are for those diagnosed with a specific cancer to find support and learn from one another. Discuss aspects of living with cancer, treatment options, side effect management and survivorship. Open to family and friends. Info & Registration
Monday June 11th 2018
Monday Participant Support Group Time 1:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Drumming from the Heart Time 6:00 PM Location Via Linda Senior Center Drumming from the Heart sessions provide a rhythmical and focused space for you to de-stress your mind, body and spirit by using music and guided voice. Led by REMO certified instructor Frank Thompson and psychologist Dr. David Engstrom. Info & Registration
Vida Saludable Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location 9 de abril, 14 de mayo, 11 de junio Segundo lunes del mes de 6 a 7 pm ¡Vivir saludable es muy importante! En estos meses aprenderemos a cocinar sabroso, como manejar el estrés y como movernos para sentirnos mejor. Info & Registration
Tuesday June 12th 2018
Living with Cancer Support Group Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location This support group is designed for those who are living long-term with a cancer diagnosis or those whose cancer is likely to recur. Find strength and guidance from others who are facing cancer as a chronic disease. Info & Registration
Tuesday Participant Support Group Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Volunteer Orientation Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location Because of people like you, we are able to expand our reach to help more people in our communities. Becoming a volunteer is easy! Just follow these easy steps! 1. Sign up for a new volunteer orientation below 2. Attend orientation and find out all the ways you can help Cancer Support Community Arizona! 3. Start volunteering! If you have any questions, email Joy Kockerbeck, Volunteer and Outreach Coordinator at JKockerbeck@cscaz.org Info & Registration
Jin Shin Jyutsu Time 11:45 AM Location Main Location Originating from Japan, Jin Shin Jyutsu® is the ancient art of harmonizing the body’s energetic system. Learn the practice of light touch to help open these blocked pathways and restore the body’s energy to a more harmonious state. Info & Registration
Survivor Social Time 1:00 PM Location Main Location A time to connect and create new friendships with others who are post cancer treatment. Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga - Tuesday Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location This class is designed to focus on breath work and gentle movement. Learn relaxing postures and modified moves at a slow pace. This class is great for those who are new to yoga as well as those who have restrictions due to treatment. Info & Registration
Wednesday June 13th 2018
Newcomer Meeting Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location If you or someone you know has been affected by cancer, we invite you to become part of our community. Join us at a Newcomer Meeting to become a member or learn about our comprehensive program that includes offerings of support, healthy lifestyle, education, social connection and resource and referrals. Please RSVP by calling 602-712-1006. Info & Registration
Strength & Balance Time 11:00 AM Location Main Location Learn simple strength and balance exercises with appropriate modifications for anyone at any level in this class. Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga - Wednesday Time 12:15 PM Location Pavilion This class is designed to focus on breath work and gentle movement. Learn relaxing postures and modified moves at a slow pace. This class is great for those who are new to yoga as well as those who have restrictions due to treatment. Info & Registration
Cooking for Health at Adelante Healthcare Surprise Time 6:00 PM Location Adelante Healthcare Surprise Learn how to build in more fruits and vegetables for your best possible health during and after cancer treatments. Recipes and menu tasting included. Open to cancer survivors, family and friends. Info & Registration
Wednesday Friends & Family Support Group Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. Info & Registration
Wednesday Participant Support Group Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. Info & Registration
Thursday June 14th 2018
Zumba Gold Time 10:30 AM Location Main Location In Zumba Gold® you will be able to improve your balance, increase range of motion, and gain coordination while having fun! Zumba Gold® is a low impact Latin-dance inspired workout that can be easily modifi ed for beginners or those requiring accommodations. ZUMBA! Info & Registration
Tai Chi Time 12:00 PM Location Main Location Jake Zinn, Certified Tai Chi Instructor teaches gentle movements combined with meditation meant to improve strength, balance and concentration. Info & Registration
Facebook Live: Body Image and Cancer Time 12:30 PM Location Other Offsite Location Dr. Randall Craft will talk about how cancer and its treatment can affect our physical appearance and how we feel about ourselves, as well as ways of coping with the physical changes that occur with the diagnosis. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Quick Healthy Cooking Time 2:00 PM Location Main Location Thursdays, April 12, May 10, and June 14, 2:00-3:30pm This cooking class instructed by Brittany Zaharopoulos, RD will teach you how to put together healthy favorites and use flavors to expand to options. Get ready to learn some new skills and put science into practice. April: Simple Side Dishes May: Healthy Soups June: Poolside Smoothies Info & Registration
CSA Produce Pick Up Time 4:00 PM Location Main Location We've become a pick-up site for people to have more access to fresh,organic, locally grown fruits and vegetables from Crooked Sky Farms. Current participants are welcome to sign up to receive free produce as part of a give-back program through Crooked Sky Farms. Additional options for purchase are available if interested in getting a full share from the farm. Please see staff member for more details. *Limit: 2 pickups per month. Registration opens two weeks prior to event. Info & Registration
Cancer 101 at St. Patrick's Time 6:00 PM Location Other Offsite Location Learn all about cancer including how it's diagnosed, common treatments, how healthy cells work, and common side effects in this lecture. Info & Registration
Friday June 15th 2018
Just for Men: Diner Talk Time 10:00 AM Location First Watch - Park Central Plaza Come and enjoy a cup of coffee or breakfast (breakfast is on your own) and some good conversation with other men in the community. Info & Registration
Saturday June 16th 2018
Moving to the Beat Time 9:00 AM Location Main Location An exercise class designed for all – adults, teens, and families. Come dance your way to a healthy lifestyle! Info & Registration
Learn & Support: Ovarian Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated monthly support groups are for those diagnosed with a specific cancer to find support and learn from one another. Discuss aspects of living with cancer, treatment options, side effect management and survivorship. Open to family and friends. Info & Registration
Teen Movie Night Time 5:30 PM Location Main Location Your favorite movie and food are waiting for you! Each friend you bring earns you a raffle ticket for a giveaway! Info & Registration
Monday June 18th 2018
Monday Participant Support Group Time 1:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Tuesday June 19th 2018
Tuesday Participant Support Group Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Book Club Time 12:00 PM Location Main Location 3rd Tuesday of every month, April 17, May 15 and June 19 12:00-1:30 pm Bring a sack lunch and discuss our book of the month. April: "Camino Island" by John Grisham May: "Small Great Things" by Jodi Picoult June: "Song of the Lion" by Anne Hillerman Info & Registration
Your Cancer Story Writing Workshop Time 2:00 PM Location Bidstrup Teen & Family Center You have a valuable story to tell! Whether you are newly diagnosed, a many-year survivor or a caregiver, this writing workshop will provide you with various techniques for capturing and sharing your story. Workshop led by Lynne Hartke, published author of "Under a Desert Sky" Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga - Tuesday Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location This class is designed to focus on breath work and gentle movement. Learn relaxing postures and modified moves at a slow pace. This class is great for those who are new to yoga as well as those who have restrictions due to treatment. Info & Registration
Grupo de Apoyo Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location Explore nuevas maneras de manejar el estrés del cáncer y aprenda de las experiencias de otros pacientes y sus familias. Info & Registration
Newcomer Meeting Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location If you or someone you know has been affected by cancer, we invite you to become part of our community. Join us at a Newcomer Meeting to become a member or learn about our comprehensive program that includes offerings of support, healthy lifestyle, education, social connection and resource and referrals. Please RSVP by calling 602-712-1006. Info & Registration
Wednesday June 20th 2018
Strength & Balance Time 11:00 AM Location Main Location Learn simple strength and balance exercises with appropriate modifications for anyone at any level in this class. Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga - Wednesday Time 12:15 PM Location Pavilion This class is designed to focus on breath work and gentle movement. Learn relaxing postures and modified moves at a slow pace. This class is great for those who are new to yoga as well as those who have restrictions due to treatment. Info & Registration
Wednesday Friends & Family Support Group Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. Info & Registration
Wednesday Participant Support Group Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. Info & Registration
Thursday June 21st 2018
Integrative Oncology at PORA Time 9:30 AM Location Sun Health - PORA Dr. Brian Archambault will share how complementary and alternative medicine (CAM) can be used with conventional oncology, what are the benefits and what to be careful about. Info & Registration
Zumba Gold Time 10:30 AM Location Main Location In Zumba Gold® you will be able to improve your balance, increase range of motion, and gain coordination while having fun! Zumba Gold® is a low impact Latin-dance inspired workout that can be easily modifi ed for beginners or those requiring accommodations. ZUMBA! Info & Registration
Tai Chi Time 12:00 PM Location Main Location Jake Zinn, Certified Tai Chi Instructor teaches gentle movements combined with meditation meant to improve strength, balance and concentration. Info & Registration
CSA Produce Pick Up Time 4:00 PM Location Main Location We've become a pick-up site for people to have more access to fresh,organic, locally grown fruits and vegetables from Crooked Sky Farms. Current participants are welcome to sign up to receive free produce as part of a give-back program through Crooked Sky Farms. Additional options for purchase are available if interested in getting a full share from the farm. Please see staff member for more details. *Limit: 2 pickups per month. Registration opens two weeks prior to event. Info & Registration
KidSupport Parent Orientation Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location Similar to the 6-week version of the program, Kid Support Kamp teaches children tools to cope with a cancer diagnosis in the family while also enjoying summer! There will be several fun summertime activities mixed in with cancer-related support activities. Open to kids who have been diagnosed with cancer and those with a family member with cancer. A parent orientation will be held on Thursday, June 21 at 6pm. Dinner provided and kids welcome at orientation. Lunch and snacks provided during program days - June 25, 26, and 27 from 9a-4p. Limited spaces available. For ages 7-12. Info & Registration
Friday June 22nd 2018
Gentle Yoga at Banner Time 10:00 AM Location Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix This class is designed to focus on breath work and gentle movement. Learn relaxing postures and modified moves at a slow pace. This class is great for those who are new to yoga as well as those who have restrictions due to treatment. Info & Registration
Saturday June 23rd 2018
Moving to the Beat Time 9:00 AM Location Main Location An exercise class designed for all – adults, teens, and families. Come dance your way to a healthy lifestyle! Info & Registration
Sunday June 24th 2018
Family Summer Bowling Bash Time 11:00 AM Location Other Offsite Location At Main Event Entertainment, 8545 South Emerald Drive, Tempe, Arizona 85284. Come beat the heat for a favorite summertime activity with the whole family! Space is limited, registration required. Open to families with children under 18. Info & Registration
Monday June 25th 2018
KidSupport Kamp Time 9:00 AM Location Arizona Oncology East Valley Cancer Center Similar to the 6-week version of the program, Kid Support Kamp teaches children tools to cope with a cancer diagnosis in the family while also enjoying summer! There will be several fun summertime activities mixed in with cancer-related support activities. Open to kids who have been diagnosed with cancer and those with a family member with cancer. A parent orientation will be held on Thursday, June 21 at 6pm. Dinner provided and kids welcome at orientation. Lunch and snacks provided during program days - June 25, 26, and 27 from 9a-4p. Limited spaces available. For ages 7-12. Info & Registration
Monday Participant Support Group Time 1:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Cocinando con Mari Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location Comer saludable es muy importante . En estos meses aprenderemos a cocinar sabroso con Mari, Nutriologa. In these months, we will learn to cook tasty meals, learn how to handle stress and how to move and feel better. Info & Registration
Cooking for Health at Banner Time 6:00 PM Location Banner - University Medical Center Phoenix At Banner – University Medical Center Phoenix, 1111 E. McDowell Road, Phoenix Mondays, April 23, May 21 and June 25, 6:00-7:30 p.m. Location: Sandstone Conference Room, First Floor. Learn how to build in more fruits and vegetables for your best possible health during and after cancer treatment. Create easy and affordable dishes packed with antioxidants and flavor while staying on a budget. Open to cancer survivors, family and friends. Recipes and menu tasting included. April: Spring Salads May: Healthy Breakfast June: Berry Bliss Info & Registration
Tuesday June 26th 2018
Living with Cancer Support Group Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location This support group is designed for those who are living long-term with a cancer diagnosis or those whose cancer is likely to recur. Find strength and guidance from others who are facing cancer as a chronic disease. Info & Registration
Tuesday Participant Support Group Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Peaceful Breath & Relaxation Time 11:45 AM Location Main Location This group focuses on breathing exercises and guided meditations designed to relax and restore the mind. Info & Registration
Rhythms for a Healthy Life Time 1:00 PM Location Main Location Join us for an opportunity to create, participate and listen to music. This expressive outlet can decrease stress, alleviate anxiety, express emotions and help you relax. Instruments provided. Let's get the beat going! Info & Registration
Survivor Social Time 1:00 PM Location Main Location A time to connect and create new friendships with others who are post cancer treatment. Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga - Tuesday Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location This class is designed to focus on breath work and gentle movement. Learn relaxing postures and modified moves at a slow pace. This class is great for those who are new to yoga as well as those who have restrictions due to treatment. Info & Registration
Wednesday June 27th 2018
Cancer Support Group at Banner Boswell Time 10:00 AM Location Other Offsite Location August 8: Ponderosa Room, 2nd Floor All other dates: Chapman Room, 2nd Floor This professionally facilitated support group is open to anyone dealing with a cancer diagnosis. Explore ways to deal with stressors of the diagnosis and find support with others in a caring environment. Info & Registration
Newcomer Meeting Time 10:00 AM Location Main Location If you or someone you know has been affected by cancer, we invite you to become part of our community. Join us at a Newcomer Meeting to become a member or learn about our comprehensive program that includes offerings of support, healthy lifestyle, education, social connection and resource and referrals. Please RSVP by calling 602-712-1006. Info & Registration
Strength & Balance Time 11:00 AM Location Main Location Learn simple strength and balance exercises with appropriate modifications for anyone at any level in this class. Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga - Wednesday Time 12:15 PM Location Pavilion This class is designed to focus on breath work and gentle movement. Learn relaxing postures and modified moves at a slow pace. This class is great for those who are new to yoga as well as those who have restrictions due to treatment. Info & Registration
Liver Cancer Forum Time 5:30 PM Location Main Location Join us for this free educational event to address liver cancer risks, diagnosis, treatments and more! Speaker topics include: “Who is at Risk for Developing Hepatocellular Carcinoma: Surveillance and Diagnosis” by Dr. Richard Manch, Chief of Hepatology, Dignity Health – St. Joseph’s Center for Liver Disease & Transplantation “Update on New and Future Treatments of Hepatocellular Carcinoma” by Dr. Amber Flaherty, Medical Oncologist/Hematologist, Arizona Oncology Agenda: 5:30pm Registration & Food 6:00pm Introductions 6:15pm Presentations by Dr. Flaherty & Dr. Manch 7:15pm Q & A For FREE registration visit: https://bit.ly/2Lx2jHX or call 602-953-1800 On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Wednesday Friends & Family Support Group Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. Info & Registration
Wednesday Participant Support Group Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location These professionally-facilitated weekly support groups are for people with cancer and a separate group for family, friends and caregivers. Explore new ways of dealing with the stresses of cancer and learn techniques to become partners with your healthcare team. A brief interview is required to determine appropriate group placement. Please call (602) 712-1006. Info & Registration
Thursday June 28th 2018
Zumba Gold Time 10:30 AM Location Main Location In Zumba Gold® you will be able to improve your balance, increase range of motion, and gain coordination while having fun! Zumba Gold® is a low impact Latin-dance inspired workout that can be easily modifi ed for beginners or those requiring accommodations. ZUMBA! Info & Registration
Tai Chi Time 12:00 PM Location Main Location Jake Zinn, Certified Tai Chi Instructor teaches gentle movements combined with meditation meant to improve strength, balance and concentration. Info & Registration
CSA Produce Pick Up Time 4:00 PM Location Main Location We've become a pick-up site for people to have more access to fresh,organic, locally grown fruits and vegetables from Crooked Sky Farms. Current participants are welcome to sign up to receive free produce as part of a give-back program through Crooked Sky Farms. Additional options for purchase are available if interested in getting a full share from the farm. Please see staff member for more details. *Limit: 2 pickups per month. Registration opens two weeks prior to event. Info & Registration
Concurso de Salsa Time 6:00 PM Location Main Location Quien hace la mejor salsa? Presuma su salsa! Vengan a disfrutar de una noche familiar y traigan una muestra de su salsa para ver si su salsa es la mejor. Tendremos jueces y habra premios. Who makes the best salsa? Come show off! Enjoy a night with family and friends and bring your favorite homemade salsa to see who makes the best one. We will have judges and prizes for the winners! Info & Registration
Saturday June 30th 2018
Moving to the Beat Time 9:00 AM Location Main Location An exercise class designed for all – adults, teens, and families. Come dance your way to a healthy lifestyle! Info & Registration