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Mindfulness Through Creativity

Margo Rivera WeissWednesdays :: November 5 to December 10 :: 3 to 5 PM
WCRC staff member Margo Rivera-Weiss will facilitate this group in exploring and deepening mindfulness through creative practices like drawing, mark-making, and interesting writing exercises. For women with cancer.
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Rubber Stamp Making

Margo Rivera WeissThursday :: November 6 :: 6:30 to 8:30 PM
Join local artist Margo Rivera-Weiss to learn how to carve your own rubber stamps. Come with ideas or sketches of what you’d like to make. Simple, bold designs work best. Materials provided. Everyone welcome. MargoRiveraWeiss.com | Registration required »

Cooking Club :: Healthy Holiday Side Dishes

Sandy DerWednesday :: November :: 6:30 to 8 PM
Personal Chef Sandy Der will demonstrate how to turn Classic Holiday favorites into healthy and delicious dishes. Recipes to feature winter squashes, greens and more. Everyone welcome. Sponsored by The Safeway Foundation. betterwaytowellness.com | Registration required »

Menopause and Sex: Can they really go together?

Sandy DerThursday :: November 20 :: 6:30 to 8:00 PM
A frank discussion on the issues raised by life changes and cancer. Everyone welcome. Isadora Alman, MFT, wrote the syndicated advice column 'Ask Isadora' for many years. Her private psychotherapy practice in Alameda specializes in communications with one’s self and with others. askisadora.com | Registration required »

Creating a Personal Mandala

Ruth BlockSaturday :: November 22 :: 1 to 3 PM
Create a personally relevant mandala for healing or just for the pure joy of deepening your creative process. Materials provided, no previous art experience needed. Everyone welcome Ruth Block, author of A Year of Sundays: The Mandala as an Artist’s Portal, will be facilitating. ruthblock.com
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Cooking Club :: Healthy Treats & Desserts

Sandy DerWednesday :: December 18 :: 6:30 to 8 PM
Join personal chef Sandy Der for a demonstration on making healthy treats & desserts. Learn a few healthy alternatives that can satisfy your sweet tooth during the holidays. Everyone welcome. Sponsored by The Safeway Foundation. betterwaytowellness.com
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Cast Myself a Spell: the art of
Carol Doyle

Carol Doyle practiced art as a painter, printmaker and teacher on the San Francisco peninsula until she was diagnosed with inflammatory breast cancer in September, 2001. Early problems with her treatment interrupted her practice of art until she discovered the knitting-felting process in July 2004. In the next sixteen months she experienced a blaze of creative energy producing a phenomenal output of more than one hundred vessels.

Vessels created by Carol Doyle

The reception is Thursday, December 4 from 6 to 8 PM

Live music and a talk about Carol’s work
with her husband, Eric Doyle.

Eric is graciously donating 100% of all the sales of Carol’s felted vessels, paintings and linoleum cut prints from the show.

Location :: WCRC, 5741 Telegraph Ave., Oakland, CA [map]

Hours :: Mon – Thurs :: 10 AM to 3 PM

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