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May
7
Tue
(MPR) Gentle Hatha Yoga with Vanessa Doherty
May 7 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am

Hatha Yoga is a gentle, traditional practice that encompasses breathing techniques, meditation and mindful movement. While stretching and strengthening the body, it can reduce stress and increase energy flow.

A yogi since 1994, Vanessa Doherty began teaching yoga in 2010. Certified in the traditional practice of Hatha Yoga, Therapeutic Yoga, Restorative Yoga and Reiki.

Everyone welcome. Registration required.

(SGR) Women with Metastatic Cancer Daytime Support Group
May 7 @ 12:30 pm – 2:00 pm
(SGR) Women with Metastatic Cancer Support Group
May 7 @ 5:30 pm – 7:00 pm
May
8
Wed
(SGR) Women with Cancer Support Group – Daytime
May 8 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm

Women with Cancer Support Group – Daytime

(MPR) Gentle Yoga Wednesdays with Rotating Instructors
May 8 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm

This class includes a gentle asana practice as well as restorative poses. No previous experience necessary. Please wear comfortable clothing. Especially for women who have/had cancer. Women supporters may attend as space allows.

Class instruction by Bonnie Maeda, Katherine McStravick,  Lee Mitchell, Debbie Gilman, Vanessa Doherty and Susana Renaud

Everyone welcome. Registration required.

(MPR) Medical Qigong with Willow Lune
May 8 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm

The gentle yet powerful art of Qigong uses our breath, body movement, sound and meditation. All of these elements combined will help to stimulate the body’s natural healing. We will learn techniques which will help to boost our immune system, reduce stress, improve our sleep patterns and help us to feel better overall.

Willow Lune is a certified Medical Qigong instructor.  She believes it is very important that she help her students with self-empowerment  so that they can be more energized and at peace.

Everyone welcome. Registration required.

(SGR) Freestyle Drumming with R. Consuelo Inez
May 8 @ 4:30 pm – 5:30 pm

Freestyle Drumming with R. Consuelo Inez

Come and release tension, balance the nervous system, express creative joy while relaxing into the rhythm of the drum. Instruments will be available for your use, however, if you have a drum, please feel free to bring it and join the fun.

Everyone welcome. Registration required.

 

(SGR) African American Women With Cancer Support Group
May 8 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm

Support group for African American Women with Cancer (Sister to Sister)

May
9
Thu
(SGR) Chair Yoga with Vicky Griffin
May 9 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm

vicky_chair_yogaThis class offers a gentle sequence of seated poses, guided relaxation, breathing practices and meditation.

For women with cancer and their supporters.

Registration required.

(MPR) Monthly Expressive Arts Group with Francisca Lizana
May 9 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm

Our group offers an opportunity to delve into art-making, as we listen to music and work in the company of other wonderful women. We use a variety of materials to collage including painting. The aim is to enjoy the process of making your own art without the pressure of producing a finished piece.

Francisca Lizana, MFT, is from Chile and is fully bilingual in both Spanish and English.  She received a Fine Arts Bachelor Degree (Chile) an MA in Design & Media Arts (England), and an MA in Counseling Psychology, specialized in Expressive Arts Therapy, through the California Institute of Integral Studies in San Francisco.

www.franciscalizana.com.

Everyone welcome. Registration required.