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6:00 pm What’s Different About LGBTQIA+ End of Life?
What’s Different About LGBTQIA+ End of Life?
Nov 1 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
What's Different About LGBTQIA+ End of Life?
Is anything different when LGBTQ+ people face the end of life? Yes! Join Cheryl Jones at the Women’s Cancer Resource Center as she shares her personal and professional experience. The LGBTQ+ community faces some unique challenges when requiring care from the available resources. This event educates and informs both the [...]
11:00 am (MPR) ABC Soul Line Dance with Ifasina T.L. Clear
(MPR) ABC Soul Line Dance with Ifasina T.L. Clear
Nov 2 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
(MPR) ABC Soul Line Dance with Ifasina T.L. Clear
ABC Soul Line Dance class, with instructor Ifasina T. L. Clear, centers people of size and people with disabilities to encourage movement and joyful body engagement. The class has seated modifications and other modifications for varying ranges of motion to dance and move together in one space. www.clear-understandings.com. Everyone welcome. [...]
1:00 pm (MPR) Reiki Healing Clinic with Stephanie Drotter Seidell
(MPR) Reiki Healing Clinic with Stephanie Drotter Se…
Nov 2 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
(MPR) Reiki Healing Clinic with Stephanie Drotter Seidell
Reiki Healing Clinic Lead by Stephanie Drotter Seidell ** Registration is limited, please schedule an appointment Reiki is a gentle hands-on healing practice that helps to relax and de-stress the body, mind and spirit.  It is an excellent compliment to traditional medicine, supporting the body’s natural ability to heal [...]
12:00 pm (SGR) Mindful Tapping Meditation with Melbra Watts
(SGR) Mindful Tapping Meditation with Melbra Watts
Nov 4 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
(SGR) Mindful Tapping Meditation with Melbra Watts
Are you trying to reduce your stress? Consider tapping it out! Participants will learn an easy tapping sequence of acupressure points and be guided in tapping through layers of stress and into greater health and wellbeing. For women who have/had cancer and those women who are cancer care supporters! Melbra [...]
7:30 pm (MPR) Adults with Blood-related Cancer and their Friends, Families and Caregivers Support Group
12:00 pm (MPR) Weekly Women’s Writing Group
(MPR) Weekly Women’s Writing Group
Nov 5 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
(MPR) Weekly Women's Writing Group
Please join us for a peer-led cancer writing group. Research has shown that writing is therapeutic during cancer diagnosis, treatment and survivorship. Writing improves immune system function, reduces inflammation, and can potentially mitigate some of the stress and depression that a cancer diagnosis can bring. Best of all, in [...]
12:30 pm (SGR) Women with Metastatic Cancer Daytime Support Group
5:30 pm (SGR) Women with Metastatic Cancer Support Group
11:00 am (SGR) Holistic, Integrative and Alternative Medicine Support Group
1:00 pm (MPR) Gentle Yoga Wednesdays with Rotating Instructors
(MPR) Gentle Yoga Wednesdays with Rotating Instructors
Nov 6 @ 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 [...]
2:30 pm (MPR) WCRC Craft and Social Club (Stitch & B*tch )
(MPR) WCRC Craft and Social Club (Stitch & B*tch )
Nov 6 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
(MPR) WCRC Craft and Social Club (Stitch & B*tch )
Do you knit, embroider, cross stitch, crochet, hand sew, color, draw or have any other craft that travels easily? Or, just come and hang out. Spend some time working on your art or craft in the company of others. Registration required.
6:00 pm (MPR) Belly Dance for Wellness with Monica Berini
(MPR) Belly Dance for Wellness with Monica Berini
Nov 6 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
(MPR) Belly Dance for Wellness with Monica Berini
Monica Berini is a San Francisco-based belly dance instructor at the Alonzo King Lines Dance Center. Monica teaches Egyptian raqs and old-school pan-Arab diaspora-style belly dance. These belly dances provide Monica and her students with ‘farha’—never ending joy, which is at the heart of the style. For more information [...]
1:30 pm (MPR) Feldenkrais® Awareness through Movement® Practice with A. Ifátólú Gardner
(MPR) Feldenkrais® Awareness through Movement® Pract…
Nov 7 @ 1:30 pm – 2:45 pm
(MPR) Feldenkrais® Awareness through Movement® Practice with A. Ifátólú Gardner
 Feldenkrais® Awareness Through Movement® practice. In each class, Ifátólú verbally guides you through a series of slow, gentle and integrated movements of the Feldenkrais® method. Calling upon your body’s capacities of neuroplasticity, each Feldenkrais® lesson helps you (a) more consciously & joyously inhabit your bodily self, (b) experience greater freedom [...]
4:00 pm (MPR) Guided Meditation with Shannon Knorr
(MPR) Guided Meditation with Shannon Knorr
Nov 7 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
(MPR) Guided Meditation with Shannon Knorr
Guided meditation. In this class we will begin with a practice of breathing awareness and somatic meditation, which is meditation which focuses on following the sensations of the body. This practice is invaluable as it can be practiced anywhere to start to calm down our thoughts, and bring us into [...]
5:00 pm (SGR) Chair Yoga with Vicky Griffin
(SGR) Chair Yoga with Vicky Griffin
Nov 7 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
(SGR) Chair Yoga with Vicky Griffin
This class offers a gentle sequence of seated poses, guided relaxation, breathing practices and meditation. For women with cancer and their supporters. Registration required.
6:00 pm (MPR) Therapeutic Coloring Club with Dolores Moorehead
(MPR) Therapeutic Coloring Club with Dolores Moorehead
Nov 7 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
(MPR) Therapeutic Coloring Club with Dolores Moorehead
Enjoy a relaxing evening with coloring books, crayons, markers and colored pencils. We will color, chat, laugh, and tap into our meditative spirits. Basic supplies provided but please bring along your favorites. Everyone welcome. Registration required.
6:30 pm (SGR) Young Women with Cancer Support Group
10:30 am (SGR) Harmony in Gratitude for A Good Night Sleep with R. Consuelo Inez
(SGR) Harmony in Gratitude for A Good Night Sleep wi…
Nov 11 @ 10:30 am – 11:45 am
(SGR) Harmony in Gratitude for A Good Night Sleep with R. Consuelo Inez
Relax and open yourself up to the symphony of harmonious rhythms for a good night sleep. We will release tension in our bodies with effortless, graceful, and fluid movements of qigong, yoga and improvisational dance. R. Consuelo Inez is a certified sound healer who creates ancient shamanic sounds with various [...]
12:00 pm (SGR) Mindful Tapping Meditation with Melbra Watts
(SGR) Mindful Tapping Meditation with Melbra Watts
Nov 11 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
(SGR) Mindful Tapping Meditation with Melbra Watts
Are you trying to reduce your stress? Consider tapping it out! Participants will learn an easy tapping sequence of acupressure points and be guided in tapping through layers of stress and into greater health and wellbeing. For women who have/had cancer and those women who are cancer care supporters! Melbra [...]
12:00 pm (MPR) Weekly Women’s Writing Group
(MPR) Weekly Women’s Writing Group
Nov 12 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
(MPR) Weekly Women's Writing Group
Please join us for a peer-led cancer writing group. Research has shown that writing is therapeutic during cancer diagnosis, treatment and survivorship. Writing improves immune system function, reduces inflammation, and can potentially mitigate some of the stress and depression that a cancer diagnosis can bring. Best of all, in [...]
12:30 pm (SGR) Women with Metastatic Cancer Daytime Support Group
5:30 pm (SGR) Women with Metastatic Cancer Support Group
11:00 am (SGR) Women with Cancer Support Group – Daytime
(SGR) Women with Cancer Support Group – Daytime
Nov 13 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Women with Cancer Support Group – Daytime
1:00 pm (MPR) Gentle Yoga Wednesdays with Rotating Instructors
(MPR) Gentle Yoga Wednesdays with Rotating Instructors
Nov 13 @ 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 [...]
3:00 pm (MPR) Medical Qigong with Willow Lune
(MPR) Medical Qigong with Willow Lune
Nov 13 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
(MPR) Medical Qigong with Willow Lune
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 [...]
6:30 pm (SGR) African American Women With Cancer Support Group (Berkeley)
(SGR) African American Women With Cancer Support Gro…
Nov 13 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Support group for African American Women with Cancer (Sister to Sister)
1:30 pm (MPR) Feldenkrais® Awareness through Movement® Practice with A. Ifátólú Gardner
(MPR) Feldenkrais® Awareness through Movement® Pract…
Nov 14 @ 1:30 pm – 2:45 pm
(MPR) Feldenkrais® Awareness through Movement® Practice with A. Ifátólú Gardner
 Feldenkrais® Awareness Through Movement® practice. In each class, Ifátólú verbally guides you through a series of slow, gentle and integrated movements of the Feldenkrais® method. Calling upon your body’s capacities of neuroplasticity, each Feldenkrais® lesson helps you (a) more consciously & joyously inhabit your bodily self, (b) experience greater freedom [...]
5:00 pm (SGR) Chair Yoga with Vicky Griffin
(SGR) Chair Yoga with Vicky Griffin
Nov 14 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
(SGR) Chair Yoga with Vicky Griffin
This class offers a gentle sequence of seated poses, guided relaxation, breathing practices and meditation. For women with cancer and their supporters. Registration required.
6:00 pm (MPR) Monthly Expressive Arts Group with Francisca Lizana
(MPR) Monthly Expressive Arts Group with Francisca L…
Nov 14 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
(MPR) Monthly Expressive Arts Group with Francisca Lizana
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. [...]
6:00 pm African American Women With Cancer Support Group (Richmond)
African American Women With Cancer Support Group (Ri…
Nov 14 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Support group for African American Women with Cancer (Sister to Sister) Please call 510-420-7900 for information or sign up. Please no drop ins. Pre-registration is required for all groups
6:30 pm LBTQIA Support Group
LBTQIA Support Group
Nov 14 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
11:00 am (SGR) BAYS Mets In The City (MITC) Support Group
(SGR) BAYS Mets In The City (MITC) Support Group
Nov 15 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Bay Area Young Survivors (BAYS) support groups are for women who were diagnosed with breast cancer younger than the age of 45. These groups are held at WCRC but led by members of BAYS. To attend, clients should call 628-400-2297 and leave a message. Someone will return the call to [...]
11:00 am (MPR) ABC Soul Line Dance with Ifasina T.L. Clear
(MPR) ABC Soul Line Dance with Ifasina T.L. Clear
Nov 16 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
(MPR) ABC Soul Line Dance with Ifasina T.L. Clear
ABC Soul Line Dance class, with instructor Ifasina T. L. Clear, centers people of size and people with disabilities to encourage movement and joyful body engagement. The class has seated modifications and other modifications for varying ranges of motion to dance and move together in one space. www.clear-understandings.com. Everyone welcome. [...]
1:00 pm (MPR) Goddess Earrings Workshop with Terri Keith
(MPR) Goddess Earrings Workshop with Terri Keith
Nov 16 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
(MPR) Goddess Earrings Workshop with Terri Keith
Celebrate the Goddess in You! Join us for a 3-part workshop celebrating the Goddess in you. We will be making beaded goddess earrings with charms and specially – chosen beads. Supplies will be provided, but feel free to bring any you would like to add, plus jewelry tools if you [...]
1:00 pm (SGR) Writing for Wellness with Elana Dykewomon
(SGR) Writing for Wellness with Elana Dykewomon
Nov 16 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
(SGR) Writing for Wellness with Elana Dykewomon
We will focus on using all of our senses for healing, community-building and creativity. We’ll go deep and wide, explore and share in a safe space. For women with cancer and other chronic/acute illnesses. All experience levels welcome! Elana Dykewomon has published seven books of fiction and poetry, taught writing [...]
11:00 am (MPR) BAYS General Support Group
(MPR) BAYS General Support Group
Nov 17 @ 11:00 am – 1:00 pm
Bay Area Young Survivors (BAYS) support groups are for women who were diagnosed with breast cancer younger than the age of 45. These groups are held at WCRC but led by members of BAYS. To attend, clients should call 628-400-2297 and leave a message. Someone will return the call to [...]
12:00 pm (SGR) Mindful Tapping Meditation with Melbra Watts
(SGR) Mindful Tapping Meditation with Melbra Watts
Nov 18 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
(SGR) Mindful Tapping Meditation with Melbra Watts
Are you trying to reduce your stress? Consider tapping it out! Participants will learn an easy tapping sequence of acupressure points and be guided in tapping through layers of stress and into greater health and wellbeing. For women who have/had cancer and those women who are cancer care supporters! Melbra [...]
10:30 am (MPR) Gentle Hatha Yoga with Vanessa Doherty
(MPR) Gentle Hatha Yoga with Vanessa Doherty
Nov 19 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
(MPR) Gentle Hatha Yoga with Vanessa Doherty
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 [...]
12:00 pm (MPR) Weekly Women’s Writing Group
(MPR) Weekly Women’s Writing Group
Nov 19 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
(MPR) Weekly Women's Writing Group
Please join us for a peer-led cancer writing group. Research has shown that writing is therapeutic during cancer diagnosis, treatment and survivorship. Writing improves immune system function, reduces inflammation, and can potentially mitigate some of the stress and depression that a cancer diagnosis can bring. Best of all, in [...]
12:30 pm (SGR) Women with Metastatic Cancer Daytime Support Group
5:30 pm (SGR) Women with Metastatic Cancer Support Group
11:00 am (SGR) Holistic, Integrative and Alternative Medicine Support Group
(SGR) Holistic, Integrative and Alternative Medicine…
Nov 20 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Holistic, Integrative and Alternative Medicine Support Group
1:00 pm (MPR) Gentle Yoga Wednesdays with Rotating Instructors
(MPR) Gentle Yoga Wednesdays with Rotating Instructors
Nov 20 @ 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 [...]
2:30 pm (MPR) WCRC Craft and Social Club (Stitch & B*tch )
(MPR) WCRC Craft and Social Club (Stitch & B*tch )
Nov 20 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
(MPR) WCRC Craft and Social Club (Stitch & B*tch )
Do you knit, embroider, cross stitch, crochet, hand sew, color, draw or have any other craft that travels easily? Or, just come and hang out. Spend some time working on your art or craft in the company of others. Registration required.
3:00 pm (MPR) Medical Qigong with Willow Lune
(MPR) Medical Qigong with Willow Lune
Nov 20 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
(MPR) Medical Qigong with Willow Lune
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 [...]
1:30 pm (MPR) Feldenkrais® Awareness through Movement® Practice with A. Ifátólú Gardner
(MPR) Feldenkrais® Awareness through Movement® Pract…
Nov 21 @ 1:30 pm – 2:45 pm
(MPR) Feldenkrais® Awareness through Movement® Practice with A. Ifátólú Gardner
 Feldenkrais® Awareness Through Movement® practice. In each class, Ifátólú verbally guides you through a series of slow, gentle and integrated movements of the Feldenkrais® method. Calling upon your body’s capacities of neuroplasticity, each Feldenkrais® lesson helps you (a) more consciously & joyously inhabit your bodily self, (b) experience greater freedom [...]
4:00 pm (MPR) Guided Meditation with Shannon Knorr
(MPR) Guided Meditation with Shannon Knorr
Nov 21 @ 4:00 pm – 5:00 pm
(MPR) Guided Meditation with Shannon Knorr
Guided meditation. In this class we will begin with a practice of breathing awareness and somatic meditation, which is meditation which focuses on following the sensations of the body. This practice is invaluable as it can be practiced anywhere to start to calm down our thoughts, and bring us into [...]
5:00 pm (SGR) Chair Yoga with Vicky Griffin
(SGR) Chair Yoga with Vicky Griffin
Nov 21 @ 5:00 pm – 6:00 pm
(SGR) Chair Yoga with Vicky Griffin
This class offers a gentle sequence of seated poses, guided relaxation, breathing practices and meditation. For women with cancer and their supporters. Registration required.
6:30 pm (SGR) Young Women with Cancer Support Group
(SGR) Young Women with Cancer Support Group
Nov 21 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
12:00 pm (SGR) Latinas con Cáncer (AHA!) /Latinas with Cancer (AHA!) Para latinas hispanohablantes/For Spanish-speaking Latinas
5:30 pm (MPR/Kit) WCRC Community Remembrance & Healing Circle
(MPR/Kit) WCRC Community Remembrance & Healing Circle
Nov 22 @ 5:30 pm – 8:00 pm
(MPR/Kit) WCRC Community Remembrance & Healing Circle
Community Remembrance  We invite you to join us as we take an evening to honor the lives of loved ones who have passed on. WCRC Wellness workshop instructor and healing practitioner, R. Consuelo Inez, will lead a Healing Circle to hold space for reflections and memories.  We invite you to [...]
12:00 pm (SGR) Mindful Tapping Meditation with Melbra Watts
(SGR) Mindful Tapping Meditation with Melbra Watts
Nov 25 @ 12:00 pm – 1:30 pm
(SGR) Mindful Tapping Meditation with Melbra Watts
Are you trying to reduce your stress? Consider tapping it out! Participants will learn an easy tapping sequence of acupressure points and be guided in tapping through layers of stress and into greater health and wellbeing. For women who have/had cancer and those women who are cancer care supporters! Melbra [...]
6:00 pm (MPR) Board Meeting
(MPR) Board Meeting
Nov 25 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
10:30 am (MPR) Gentle Hatha Yoga with Vanessa Doherty
(MPR) Gentle Hatha Yoga with Vanessa Doherty
Nov 26 @ 10:30 am – 11:30 am
(MPR) Gentle Hatha Yoga with Vanessa Doherty
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 [...]
12:00 pm (MPR) Weekly Women’s Writing Group
(MPR) Weekly Women’s Writing Group
Nov 26 @ 12:00 pm – 2:00 pm
(MPR) Weekly Women's Writing Group
Please join us for a peer-led cancer writing group. Research has shown that writing is therapeutic during cancer diagnosis, treatment and survivorship. Writing improves immune system function, reduces inflammation, and can potentially mitigate some of the stress and depression that a cancer diagnosis can bring. Best of all, in [...]
12:30 pm (SGR) Women with Metastatic Cancer Daytime Support Group
5:30 pm (SGR) Women with Metastatic Cancer Support Group
11:00 am (SGR) Women with Cancer Support Group – Daytime
(SGR) Women with Cancer Support Group – Daytime
Nov 27 @ 11:00 am – 12:30 pm
Women with Cancer Support Group – Daytime
1:00 pm (MPR) Gentle Yoga Wednesdays with Rotating Instructors
(MPR) Gentle Yoga Wednesdays with Rotating Instructors
Nov 27 @ 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 [...]
6:30 pm (SGR) African American Women With Cancer Support Group (Berkeley)
(SGR) African American Women With Cancer Support Gro…
Nov 27 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
Support group for African American Women with Cancer (Sister to Sister)
WCRC Closed for Holiday
WCRC Closed for Holiday
Nov 28 – Nov 29 all-day
6:00 pm African American Women With Cancer Support Group (Richmond)
African American Women With Cancer Support Group (Ri…
Nov 28 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Support group for African American Women with Cancer (Sister to Sister) Please call 510-420-7900 for information or sign up. Please no drop ins. Pre-registration is required for all groups