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Monday October 2nd 2017
Gilda's Walkers Time 10:00 AM Location Clubhouse Come join fellow Members as we walk and talk our way around the Gilda’s Club block. Witness the flowers blooming, or focus on increasing your stamina. All levels of walkers are welcome! Info & Registration
Family & Friends Support Group Time 1:30 PM Location Clubhouse This weekly support group is for adult family and friends to share feelings, thoughts & experiences about supporting someone living with cancer. Note: To register, please call the Clubhouse 705-726-5199 and speak with one of the Program Staff. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Breast Cancer Networking Group Time 6:00 PM Location Clubhouse A monthly networking group for those living with a Breast Cancer diagnosis. This group is an opportunity to share information & experiences with others. Note: To register, please call the Clubhouse 705-726-5199 and speak with one of the Program Staff. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Tuesday October 3rd 2017
Knitting and Crocheting Time 10:00 AM Location Clubhouse Do you enjoy crocheting or knitting? All are welcome to our weekly Knitting and Crocheting Group! Be you beginner or expert, all are invited for a lovely morning of spinning a yarn on your needle or in conversation with others. Supplies provided or bring your own. Be sure to sign-up so that we know you are coming! Info & Registration
New Member Meeting Time 11:00 AM Location Clubhouse Interested in learning more about Gilda’s Club, how to become a Member and having a tour of the Clubhouse? Please join us for a New Member Meeting open to all adults living with cancer along with their family and friends. To sign up for a New Member Meeting please contact Program Staff at (705) 726-5199. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Sewing and Quilting Time 12:30 PM Location Clubhouse Do you have sewing or quilting projects on the go or are you interested in giving it a try? Join us for a relaxed afternoon of conversation, sewing and quilting. Supplies available or bring your own. Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga during Cancer Treatment Time 2:00 PM Location Clubhouse This class is geared towards members who are currently in/undergoing active cancer treatment. With consideration of the side effects associated with treatments, this yoga class, led by Carol, will renew and rejuvenate body and mind at a relaxed pace. Open to members 16 yrs+. Limited to 10 participants per class. Info & Registration
Wednesday October 4th 2017
The Clubhouse Bake Time 10:00 AM Location Clubhouse Members and volunteers of Gilda’s Club gather to marvel over favourite recipes and to share in baking treats together for all to enjoy in our Clubhouse community. Info & Registration
Mindfulness, Meditation & Movement Time 10:30 AM Location Clubhouse This 4 week series is designed to allow Members to reconnect with their curious, playful selves, to nurture their being and to have some fun. Daily concerns, worries and stresses fall away as we free up our bodies, minds and spirits with relaxing and natural movements, mindfulness exercises, guided sitting meditation and walking meditation. No experience in meditation or movement is necessary to fully enjoy these classes. Comfortable, loose fitting clothing is recommended. Everyone is welcome! SPACE IS LIMITED. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Facing Forward: Life After Cancer Treatment Time 1:00 PM Location Clubhouse Join us for this monthly group as we explore a variety of topics and coping mechanisms related to living life beyond cancer treatments. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
BRA Day *THIS EVENT IS NOW AT CAPACITY* Time 6:00 PM Location Clubhouse Ever wonder if Breast Reconstruction is the right choice for you? Join us for this information night for women interested in post-mastectomy breast reconstruction. The evening will include presentations, show and tell lounge, exhibit area and light refreshments. Space is VERY limited. You MUST register to attend this event. To register go to www.bra-day.com. *Please be aware that this event is now full and registration has closed. For more information on other dates, times and locations for BRA Day events, please visit http://www.bra-day.com/canadian-bra-day-events.* On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Thursday October 5th 2017
Projects with a Purpose Time 10:00 AM Location Clubhouse Can’t seem to get those creative juices flowing? Stumped on what to sew next? Join fellow Members and volunteers as they work together on projects that benefit numerous people within our cancer support community and beyond. All levels of experience are welcome. Info & Registration
Coffee Talk Time 1:00 PM Location Clubhouse Plan to join us every Thursday afternoon for this Gilda’s Club tradition! Coffee, tea, treats, great company and conversation to enjoy the rest your day. All are welcome! Info & Registration
Family and Friends with a Chronic Cancer Diagnosis Time 6:30 PM Location Clubhouse For any Member who is supporting a family member or friend with a chronic cancer diagnosis for the duration of their life. This group will give you the opportunity to connect with other Members who are experiencing the same reality. To join one of our support groups, please contact Program staff at (705)726-5199. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Living with a Chronic Cancer Diagnosis Time 6:30 PM Location Clubhouse For any Member who will continue to live with a chronic cancer diagnosis for the duration of their life. This group will give you the opportunity to connect with other Members who are experiencing the same reality. To join one of our support groups, please contact Program staff at (705)726-5199. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Tuesday October 10th 2017
Knitting and Crocheting Time 10:00 AM Location Clubhouse Do you enjoy crocheting or knitting? All are welcome to our weekly Knitting and Crocheting Group! Be you beginner or expert, all are invited for a lovely morning of spinning a yarn on your needle or in conversation with others. Supplies provided or bring your own. Be sure to sign-up so that we know you are coming! Info & Registration
Sewing and Quilting Time 12:30 PM Location Clubhouse Do you have sewing or quilting projects on the go or are you interested in giving it a try? Join us for a relaxed afternoon of conversation, sewing and quilting. Supplies available or bring your own. Info & Registration
Wednesday October 11th 2017
The Clubhouse Bake Time 10:00 AM Location Clubhouse Members and volunteers of Gilda’s Club gather to marvel over favourite recipes and to share in baking treats together for all to enjoy in our Clubhouse community. Info & Registration
Mindfulness, Meditation & Movement Time 10:30 AM Location Clubhouse This 4 week series is designed to allow Members to reconnect with their curious, playful selves, to nurture their being and to have some fun. Daily concerns, worries and stresses fall away as we free up our bodies, minds and spirits with relaxing and natural movements, mindfulness exercises, guided sitting meditation and walking meditation. No experience in meditation or movement is necessary to fully enjoy these classes. Comfortable, loose fitting clothing is recommended. Everyone is welcome! SPACE IS LIMITED. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
QiGong Time 1:00 PM Location Clubhouse Join Brenda as she teaches us the practice of QiGong. QiGong is a form of gentle exercise movements that are repeated multiple times, often stretching the body and building awareness of how the body moves. No previous experience necessary, everyone is welcome. Info & Registration
Thursday October 12th 2017
Card Making with Patricia & Betty Time 10:30 AM Location Clubhouse Join us for a morning of fun in the art studio as we learn how to create our very own greeting cards for all occasions! Info & Registration
Coffee Talk Time 1:00 PM Location Clubhouse Plan to join us every Thursday afternoon for this Gilda’s Club tradition! Coffee, tea, treats, great company and conversation to enjoy the rest your day. All are welcome! Info & Registration
Encaustic Painting Time 6:00 PM Location Clubhouse Join Patty for some Encaustic painting, also known as hot wax painting, which involves using heated coloured wax to create some beautiful and one-of-a-kind pieces. Info & Registration
Living with Loss Support Group Time 6:30 PM Location Clubhouse A bi-weekly support groups for Members who have had a friend or family member die of cancer. Note: To register, please call the Clubhouse 705-726-5199 and speak with one of the Program Staff. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Monday October 16th 2017
New Member Meeting Time 1:00 PM Location Clubhouse Interested in learning more about Gilda’s Club, how to become a Member and having a tour of the Clubhouse? Please join us for a New Member Meeting open to all adults living with cancer along with their family and friends. To sign up for a New Member Meeting please contact Program Staff at (705) 726-5199. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Family & Friends Support Group Time 1:30 PM Location Clubhouse This weekly support group is for adult family and friends to share feelings, thoughts & experiences about supporting someone living with cancer. Note: To register, please call the Clubhouse 705-726-5199 and speak with one of the Program Staff. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Tuesday October 17th 2017
Knitting and Crocheting Time 10:00 AM Location Clubhouse Do you enjoy crocheting or knitting? All are welcome to our weekly Knitting and Crocheting Group! Be you beginner or expert, all are invited for a lovely morning of spinning a yarn on your needle or in conversation with others. Supplies provided or bring your own. Be sure to sign-up so that we know you are coming! Info & Registration
Pillow Talk Time 12:30 PM Location Clubhouse Want to learn how to sew but didn’t know where to start?! Let’s pillow talk about sewing for beginners. Join us for an afternoon of learning how to sew starting off with a pillow case. LIMITED SPOTS AVAILABLE. Info & Registration
NoogieNight - Wizarding World Time 5:30 PM Location Clubhouse Jump on your broomstick and fly over to Gilda’s Club for the Wizarding World of Harry Potter! Create your own wand, get sorted into your Hogwarts house, and try out a few potions and spells to test your magical abilities! On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Teen Scene- Canvases, Cupcakes and Conversation Time 6:00 PM Location Clubhouse Put your artistic abilities to the test with a painting lesson, paired with some sweet treats and great conversation with your friends at Gilda’s Club. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Wednesday October 18th 2017
The Clubhouse Bake Time 10:00 AM Location Clubhouse Members and volunteers of Gilda’s Club gather to marvel over favourite recipes and to share in baking treats together for all to enjoy in our Clubhouse community. Info & Registration
Mindfulness, Meditation & Movement Time 10:30 AM Location Clubhouse This 4 week series is designed to allow Members to reconnect with their curious, playful selves, to nurture their being and to have some fun. Daily concerns, worries and stresses fall away as we free up our bodies, minds and spirits with relaxing and natural movements, mindfulness exercises, guided sitting meditation and walking meditation. No experience in meditation or movement is necessary to fully enjoy these classes. Comfortable, loose fitting clothing is recommended. Everyone is welcome! SPACE IS LIMITED. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Breast Cancer Networking Group Time 1:00 PM Location Clubhouse A monthly networking group for those living with a Breast Cancer diagnosis. This group is an opportunity to share information & experiences with others. Note: To register, please call the Clubhouse 705-726-5199 and speak with one of the Program Staff. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
QiGong Time 1:00 PM Location Clubhouse Join Brenda as she teaches us the practice of QiGong. QiGong is a form of gentle exercise movements that are repeated multiple times, often stretching the body and building awareness of how the body moves. No previous experience necessary, everyone is welcome. Info & Registration
Thursday October 19th 2017
Projects with a Purpose Time 10:00 AM Location Clubhouse Can’t seem to get those creative juices flowing? Stumped on what to sew next? Join fellow Members and volunteers as they work together on projects that benefit numerous people within our cancer support community and beyond. All levels of experience are welcome. Info & Registration
Blood Cancer Networking Group Time 11:00 AM Location Clubhouse Join us for this monthly networking group for those living with a Blood Cancer diagnosis. This group is an opportunity to share information & experiences with others. Note: To register, please call the Clubhouse 705-726-5199 and speak with one of the Program Staff. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Coffee Talk Time 1:00 PM Location Clubhouse Plan to join us every Thursday afternoon for this Gilda’s Club tradition! Coffee, tea, treats, great company and conversation to enjoy the rest your day. All are welcome! Info & Registration
Love Your Guts Time 6:00 PM Location Clubhosue Curious about how the digestive system works? Come join Registered Holistic Nutritionist & Founder of The Barrie Digestive Clinic, Carol Kim as she discusses an in depth look at the digestive system and the relationship between food and health. Info & Registration
Friday October 20th 2017
Clearing the Cluttered Mind Time 10:30 AM Location Clubhouse Clutter in our homes creates clutter in our minds. Clutter in our minds creates clutter in our homes. Did you know that it flows both ways? Are you ready to clear the clutter? How do you recognize it and what do you do about it? Learn how important it is having the chaos under control in our daily lives, for our health & wellness. Come learn more and join the conversation where, together, we can help one another see that less is more. Info & Registration
Monday October 23rd 2017
Gilda's Walkers Time 10:00 AM Location Clubhouse Come join fellow Members as we walk and talk our way around the Gilda’s Club block. Witness the flowers blooming, or focus on increasing your stamina. All levels of walkers are welcome! Info & Registration
Circle of Life Support Group Time 11:30 AM Location Clubhouse A bi-weekly support group for Members with cancer to share about end of life issues. Note: To register, please call the Clubhouse 705-726-5199 and speak with one of the Program Staff. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Family & Friends Support Group Time 1:30 PM Location Clubhouse This weekly support group is for adult family and friends to share feelings, thoughts & experiences about supporting someone living with cancer. Note: To register, please call the Clubhouse 705-726-5199 and speak with one of the Program Staff. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Tuesday October 24th 2017
Knitting and Crocheting Time 10:00 AM Location Clubhouse Do you enjoy crocheting or knitting? All are welcome to our weekly Knitting and Crocheting Group! Be you beginner or expert, all are invited for a lovely morning of spinning a yarn on your needle or in conversation with others. Supplies provided or bring your own. Be sure to sign-up so that we know you are coming! Info & Registration
Pillow Talk Time 12:30 PM Location Clubhouse Want to learn how to sew but didn’t know where to start?! Let’s pillow talk about sewing for beginners. Join us for an afternoon of learning how to sew starting off with a pillow case. LIMITED SPOTS AVAILABLE. Info & Registration
Wednesday October 25th 2017
The Clubhouse Bake Time 10:00 AM Location Clubhouse Members and volunteers of Gilda’s Club gather to marvel over favourite recipes and to share in baking treats together for all to enjoy in our Clubhouse community. Info & Registration
For the Love of Pinterest™ Time 1:00 PM Location Clubhouse This online phenomenon has become a great place for people to share ideas on just about everything including crafts, fashion, recipes and many more! Join us as for this monthly workshop as we network with other Members and find out all that Pinterest has to offer. Each month will feature a perfectly “pinteresting” project that will be sure to leave your friends and family amazed! Don’t have a Pinterest™ account? Not a worry! Everyone is welcome to join! Info & Registration
QiGong Time 1:00 PM Location Clubhouse Join Brenda as she teaches us the practice of QiGong. QiGong is a form of gentle exercise movements that are repeated multiple times, often stretching the body and building awareness of how the body moves. No previous experience necessary, everyone is welcome. Info & Registration
Thursday October 26th 2017
Coffee Talk Time 1:00 PM Location Clubhouse Plan to join us every Thursday afternoon for this Gilda’s Club tradition! Coffee, tea, treats, great company and conversation to enjoy the rest your day. All are welcome! Info & Registration
Living with Loss Support Group Time 6:30 PM Location Clubhouse A bi-weekly support groups for Members who have had a friend or family member die of cancer. Note: To register, please call the Clubhouse 705-726-5199 and speak with one of the Program Staff. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
New Member Meeting Time 6:30 PM Location Clubhouse Interested in learning more about Gilda’s Club, how to become a Member and having a tour of the Clubhouse? Please join us for a New Member Meeting open to all adults living with cancer along with their family and friends. To sign up for a New Member Meeting please contact Program Staff at (705) 726-5199. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Friday October 27th 2017
Noogiefest: Monster Bash Time 6:00 PM Location Clubhouse Monster Bash Do the mash, do the MONSTER BASH with our annual NOOGIEFEST party. Open to kids big and small, ages 0-101! Come and be part of the fun at this family-friendly event! A fully decorated Clubhouse, activities, yummy treats, DJ dance party and more! Wear a costume, bring a friend and show us your best trick for a special Gilda’s treat! All are welcome! Don’t forget to RSVP! Info & Registration
Monday October 30th 2017
Gilda's Walkers Time 10:00 AM Location Clubhouse Come join fellow Members as we walk and talk our way around the Gilda’s Club block. Witness the flowers blooming, or focus on increasing your stamina. All levels of walkers are welcome! Info & Registration
Family & Friends Support Group Time 1:30 PM Location Clubhouse This weekly support group is for adult family and friends to share feelings, thoughts & experiences about supporting someone living with cancer. Note: To register, please call the Clubhouse 705-726-5199 and speak with one of the Program Staff. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Tuesday October 31st 2017
Knitting and Crocheting Time 10:00 AM Location Clubhouse Do you enjoy crocheting or knitting? All are welcome to our weekly Knitting and Crocheting Group! Be you beginner or expert, all are invited for a lovely morning of spinning a yarn on your needle or in conversation with others. Supplies provided or bring your own. Be sure to sign-up so that we know you are coming! Info & Registration
Sewing and Quilting Time 12:30 PM Location Clubhouse Do you have sewing or quilting projects on the go or are you interested in giving it a try? Join us for a relaxed afternoon of conversation, sewing and quilting. Supplies available or bring your own. Info & Registration
Encaustic Painting Time 1:00 PM Location Clubhouse Join Patty for some Encaustic painting, also known as hot wax painting, which involves using heated coloured wax to create some beautiful and one-of-a-kind pieces. Info & Registration