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10:30 am (MPR) Gentle Hatha Yoga with Vanessa Doherty
(MPR) Gentle Hatha Yoga with Vanessa Doherty
Oct 1 @ 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
Oct 1 @ 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
Oct 2 @ 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 [...]
6:00 pm (MPR) Belly Dance for Wellness with Monica Berini
(MPR) Belly Dance for Wellness with Monica Berini
Oct 2 @ 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 [...]
6:30 pm (SGR) Young Women with Cancer Support Group
1:30 pm (MPR) Feldenkrais® Awareness through Movement® Practice with A. Ifátólú Gardner
(MPR) Feldenkrais® Awareness through Movement® Pract…
Oct 3 @ 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
Oct 3 @ 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
Oct 3 @ 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
Oct 3 @ 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.
1:00 pm (MPR) Reiki Healing Clinic with Stephanie Drotter Seidell
(MPR) Reiki Healing Clinic with Stephanie Drotter Se…
Oct 5 @ 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
Oct 7 @ 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
10:30 am (MPR) Gentle Hatha Yoga with Vanessa Doherty
(MPR) Gentle Hatha Yoga with Vanessa Doherty
Oct 8 @ 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
Oct 8 @ 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
Oct 9 @ 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
Oct 9 @ 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
Oct 9 @ 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
(SGR) African American Women With Cancer Support Group
Oct 9 @ 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…
Oct 10 @ 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
Oct 10 @ 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…
Oct 10 @ 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. [...]
6:30 pm LBTQIA Support Group
LBTQIA Support Group
Oct 10 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
12:00 pm (SGR) Mindful Tapping Meditation with Melbra Watts
(SGR) Mindful Tapping Meditation with Melbra Watts
Oct 14 @ 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
Oct 15 @ 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
Oct 15 @ 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…
Oct 16 @ 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
Oct 16 @ 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) Stitch & B*tch
(MPR) Stitch & B*tch
Oct 16 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
(MPR) Stitch & B*tch
Self directed social / crafting space. BYOC (Bring your own small craft). Do you knit, embroider, cross stitch, crochet, hand sew or have any other craft that travels easily? Come and spend some time working on your art or craft in the company of others. Registration required.
6:30 pm (SGR) Young Women with Cancer Support Group
(SGR) Young Women with Cancer Support Group
Oct 16 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
1:30 pm (MPR) Feldenkrais® Awareness through Movement® Practice with A. Ifátólú Gardner
(MPR) Feldenkrais® Awareness through Movement® Pract…
Oct 17 @ 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 [...]
3:00 pm Acupuncture and Cancer with Heidi Bartlett, L.Ac., DAOM
Acupuncture and Cancer with Heidi Bartlett, L.Ac., DAOM
Oct 17 @ 3:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Acupuncture and Cancer with Heidi Bartlett, L.Ac., DAOM
Are you interested in reducing your pain, nausea, dry mouth, or hot flashes? Discover how acupuncture can help with these symptoms and more during a review of the latest research. Do you want to learn how your diet can help your overall health through the lens of Traditional Chinese Medicine? [...]
5:00 pm (SGR) Chair Yoga with Vicky Griffin
(SGR) Chair Yoga with Vicky Griffin
Oct 17 @ 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 African American Women With Cancer Support Group (Richmond)
African American Women With Cancer Support Group (Ri…
Oct 17 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
Support group for African American Women with Cancer (Sister to Sister) Support groups are free of charge Please call 510-420-7900 for information or sign up. Please no drop ins. Pre-registration is required for all groups
11:00 am (MPR) ABC Soul Line Dance with Ifasina T.L. Clear
(MPR) ABC Soul Line Dance with Ifasina T.L. Clear
Oct 19 @ 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 (SGR) Writing for Wellness with Elana Dykewomon
(SGR) Writing for Wellness with Elana Dykewomon
Oct 19 @ 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 [...]
12:00 pm (SGR) Mindful Tapping Meditation with Melbra Watts
(SGR) Mindful Tapping Meditation with Melbra Watts
Oct 21 @ 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
Oct 22 @ 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
Oct 23 @ 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
Oct 23 @ 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
Oct 23 @ 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
(SGR) African American Women With Cancer Support Group
Oct 23 @ 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…
Oct 24 @ 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
Oct 24 @ 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
Oct 24 @ 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) LBTQIA Cancer Support Group
(SGR) LBTQIA Cancer Support Group
Oct 24 @ 6:30 pm – 8:00 pm
10:00 am Paint, Fold, Cut, Punch and Stitch! with Lynn Richards
Paint, Fold, Cut, Punch and Stitch! with Lynn Richards
Oct 26 @ 10:00 am – 4:00 pm
Paint, Fold, Cut, Punch and Stitch! with Lynn Richards
  This bookmaking project involves combinations of painted magazine pages, plus cut, folded, punched and stitched papers to create combinations of imagery, envelopes and other decorative elements for the pages. No experience or thinking is needed to create these small journals or places to store special messages, poems, quotes or [...]
12:00 pm (SGR) Mindful Tapping Meditation with Melbra Watts
(SGR) Mindful Tapping Meditation with Melbra Watts
Oct 28 @ 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
Oct 28 @ 6:00 pm – 9:00 pm
10:30 am (MPR) Gentle Hatha Yoga with Vanessa Doherty
(MPR) Gentle Hatha Yoga with Vanessa Doherty
Oct 29 @ 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
Oct 29 @ 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
1:00 pm (MPR) Gentle Yoga Wednesdays with Rotating Instructors
(MPR) Gentle Yoga Wednesdays with Rotating Instructors
Oct 30 @ 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 [...]
6:00 pm (MPR) Heart Sparing Radiation Treatment for Left-Sided Breast Cancer Patients
(MPR) Heart Sparing Radiation Treatment for Left-Sid…
Oct 30 @ 6:00 pm – 7:30 pm
(MPR) Heart Sparing Radiation Treatment for Left-Sided Breast Cancer Patients @ Oakland | California | United States
Heart Sparing Radiation Treatment for Left-Sided Breast Cancer Patients with Drs. Miriam Korah and Valery Uhl of Epic Care  Radiation therapy has an essential role in the treatment and management of Breast Cancer. In cases of the left breast, cancer is often associated with increased risk of heart disease [...]
1:30 pm (MPR) Feldenkrais® Awareness through Movement® Practice with A. Ifátólú Gardner
(MPR) Feldenkrais® Awareness through Movement® Pract…
Oct 31 @ 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
Oct 31 @ 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.