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Monday October 23rd 2017
Yoga with Andee Time 9:30 AM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Yoga with Andee Parker, Certified Yoga Instructor.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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New Member Meeting Time 11:00 AM Location 2500 English Creek Avenue, Building 400, 1st Floor Dr. Joseph Stella Conference Room, Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234

Attend a New Member Meeting to learn all about the Gilda's Club program for individuals & families touched by cancer.  Attendance is required before participating in any group or workshop.  Registration required (609) 407-4788.

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"Ask the Insurance Expert" about Updates in Medical Insurance Coverage before 2018 Selections Time 6:00 PM

October starts the Medicare Annual Enrollment Period. This is the one time per year that seniors can make a change to their prescription or advantage plans. Presented by Hafetz & Associates, this 45-minute educational seminar will discuss the basic parts of Medicare including Medicare Part A and Part B, Part C Advantage plans, Part D prescription plans and supplemental plan coverage. Following the presentation, there will be a question and answer session as well as private consultations with representatives. 

Light refreshments. Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Yoga with Joyce Time 6:00 PM

Join Joyce Glick, Licensed Physical Therapist and Certified Yoga Instructor, Oncology Rehab Program Developer and Vice President of Ambulatory Care at Bacharach Institute for Rehabilitation, for a new Yoga workshop that will be offered the 2nd and 4th Monday evenings each month.  Enjoy a gentle but invigorating sequence to connect breathes with slow and purposeful movements focused to improve posture, balance, and awareness. Gentle hands on assistance and adjustments offered to help enhance postural control and awarement.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Tuesday October 24th 2017
Gilda's Quilters Time 9:30 AM

Learn to quilt with award winning quilter Merry May.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Walk & Talk Time 9:30 AM

"Walk & Talk" along the Linwood Bikepath.  We'll be keeping track of miles walked so we can take a "virtual" walk from Gilda's Club to Gilda's Club across the nation.  We may even be joined by other clubs along the way!  Meet at the Linwood Park at the Gazebo on Wabash Ave.  In the case of inclement weather, Walk & Talk will occur at the Clubhouse with the help of a walking DVD on our large screen projector.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

For those who would like, beginning June 9, Walk & Talk will also meet on the Boardwalk, meeting at Martindale Ave. & the Boardwalk in Ventnor.  So now, you have a choice- Boardwalk or Bike Path, and in the case of inclement weather, everyone together at The Clubhouse!  Make sure to call to register & let us know where you will be walking (609) 926-2699.

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Yoga with Robyn Time 11:00 AM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Connect your body and mind and cultivate inner peace through this one hour yoga class with Robyn Tiger, MD, Certified Yoga Instructor.  Enjoy being guided through relaxing breathing and meditation followed by sequences of yoga postures focusing on proper alignment.  Leave class with a sense of calm, greater focus and a peaceful heart.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Pilates Time 12:15 PM

Engage your core muscles with Pilates floor exercises using your own body weight for resistance.  This class will help you trim your midsection, prevent back injuries, improve posture, while at the same time increasing overall strength and flexibility.  This six week class will be taught by Connie Kelly, STOTT Pilates Certified Instructor and Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant.  Registration required (609) 926-2699

Pilates's focus is on the overall conditioning of the body, through a series of mind/body exercises.  These exercises can serve as building blocks towards the maintenance of good health, prevention of injuries and relief of stress.

Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Drum Circle by Mary Emilie Time 5:00 PM

Come out and enjoy drumming to uplift your spirits, rejuvenate your soul, and release stress. No experience necessary! Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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New Member Meeting Time 5:00 PM

Attend a New Member Meeting to learn about the Gilda's Club program for individuals and families touched by cancer in any way. Attendance is required before participating in any group or workshop. Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Family & Friends Group Time 6:00 PM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Professionally facilitated, weekly support group for family members and friends of individuals living with cancer.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Noogie Night Time 6:00 PM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Creative support for Noogieland members while parents/caregivers attend a clubhouse group or activity.  Registration required 24 hours in advance (609) 926-2699.

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Wellness Group Time 6:00 PM

Professionally facilitated, weekly support group for members living with any type of cancer, at any stage in their cancer experience. Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Wednesday October 25th 2017
Kripalu (Compassionate) Yoga Time 9:30 AM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Kripalu (Compassionate) Yoga is an integrated practice that revitalizes the body, calms the mind and deepens self-awareness.  Kripalu brings body, mind and spirit into a state of harmony and balance.  It allows you to choose the level of physical intensity right for your body.  Instead of encouraging you to judge your performance today against yesterday, or compare your stretch with that of your classmates, Kripalu Yoga teaches you how to listen to your body and honor its needs.  Self observation without judgment is its motto.  It encourages compassion for yourself and others.  The essence of Kripalu Yoga is learning how to be fully present in the moment-by-moment experience of life.  Kripalu trained instructor, Judy McClain, will teach this class to all skill levels on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays.  No previous yoga experience required.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

 Debra Marshall, Certified Yoga instructor will be teaching this class on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays.

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Wellness Group Time 10:00 AM Location 2500 English Creek Avenue, Building 400, 2nd Floor, Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234

Professionally facilitated, weekly support group for members living with any type of cancer, at any stage in their cancer experience.  Registration required (609) 407-4788.

 

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Lunch and Learn- "Ask the Oncology Dietitian" About Decoding the New Nutrition Facts Label Time 12:15 PM Location 2500 English Creek Avenue, Building 400, 1st Floor Dr. Joseph Stella Conference Room

Hannah Rizzo, Registered Oncology Dietitian at the AtlantiCare Cancer Care Institute, will review the new nutrition facts labels, examining the significant changes in design, nutrients listed and daily values.  The program will highlight label changes in sugar and fiber and will include tips for consumers to better utilize label information for improving diet quality.

Registration required (609) 407-4788.

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Breast Cancer Support Group Time 4:00 PM

A professionally facilitated group for women with breast cancer, at any stage in their cancer experience. Stay for the Women's Night Supper & Social and Women's Night presentation. Registration required (609) 926-2699

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Gynecological Cancers Support Group Time 4:00 PM

A professionally facilitated group for women with gynecological cancers, at any stage in their cancer experience. Stay for the Women's Night Supper & Social and Women's Night presentation. Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Women's Night Supper & Social Time 5:30 PM

The Women's Night Supper & Social is open to all female members who are intersted in the comraderie of sharing with other members. Come to breast or gynecolocial cancer group prior, and stay for the Women's Night lecture following the Supper & Social. Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Reiki Time 6:00 PM

Charlie Roberts, Reiki Master, brings us the gift of Reiki.  Reiki is a Japanese technique for stress reduction & relaxation, thought to boost the body's natural abilities.  It is recommended to wear comfortable clothing & bring your own sheet.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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"Get Your Greens On-Easy, Tasty Ways to Prepare Nature's Healthiest Food" a Women's Night Presentation Time 6:30 PM

You may ask yourself “What’s all the fuss about leafy greens?” Well, for starters, they are THE food most missing from the typical American diet. They are also loaded with antioxidants and phytochemicals that help to prevent disease and promote health – even more so than other veggies. But they won’t help you unless you actually eat them. That’s why you need to attend “Get Your Greens On – Easy, Tasty Ways to Prepare Nature’s Healthiest Food” presented by Plant-Based Nutrition Coach, Christine Scalfo, HHC, AADP, where you’ll:

• Learn the many health benefits of eating these gorgeous, glorious greens

• Discover the many ways to incorporate more of them into your diet

• Watch and learn how to prepare some common greens to use in recipes

• Learn simple serving suggestions to make them taste great

• Leave with handouts and to continue learning at home

A delicious Chocolate-Greens Smoothie will be demonstrated and samples are included.

Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Thursday October 26th 2017
Flowing Yoga (Vinyasa) with Susan Hussong Time 9:30 AM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Join Susan Hussong for an hour of flowing yoga (vinyasa) that incorporates both postures (asanas) and conscious awareness of the breath (pranayama).  Treat your body and mind to an hour on the mat and leave feeling refreshed, renewed and relaxed.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Dance! Like No One is Watching- A program of the Dance Arts League, funded in part by the NJSCA/Dept of State, a partner agency of the NEA through a grant administered by the ACOCH Time 10:45 AM Location 700 New Rd Linwood NJ 08221

Throughout your life you can strengthen and tone muscles, increase range of motion and flexibility and improve posture and balance.  It is NEVER too late! Jazz Rockballet Studio and Dance Arts League of Atlantic County presents classes that will combine dance technique, pilates and yoga to achieve the goal of making you feel better and look better.  And, with awesome music and dance, you won't even realize how hard you are working.  Pass the word to friends who are looking for a fun and artistic way to exercise.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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All Levels Yoga at the LifeCenter Time 1:00 PM Location AtlantiCare LifeCenter, Building 200, 2nd Floor, 2500 English Creek Avenue, Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234

Join Kate Stiver or Elaine Sherma for an hour of all levels yoga. Find your breath, move through postures and be restored. Treat your body and your mind. Leave refreshed and smiling. Registration required (609) 407-4788.

 

 

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Living with Loss Time 6:00 PM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Professionally facilitated, weekly support group for members who have lost a loved one to cancer.  Sponsored by Holy Redeemer Hospice.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Noogie Night- Grief Busters Time 6:00 PM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Creative support for Noogieland members while parents/caregivers attend a clubhouse group or activity. August 10th- Ryan's Case For Smiles (for ALL Noogies) Registration required 24 hours in advance (609) 926-2699.

 

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Understanding Loss Time 6:00 PM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Professionally facilitated, weekly support group for new members who have lost a loved one to cancer.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Friday October 27th 2017
Noogiefest!! Time 6:00 PM

Halloweeen celebration for all Noogie familes, volunteers and friends!! Fun activities and pizza for all!! Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Monday October 30th 2017
Yoga with Andee Time 9:30 AM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Yoga with Andee Parker, Certified Yoga Instructor.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Book Club & Bag Lunch Time 11:00 AM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

A monthly book group led by Susan Slaninka. Bring a bag lunch and enjoy lively conversation and company.  Pick of the month available in the library, Amazon, or can be downloaded on Kindle or Nook.  Limited to 12 participants.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

January 30, 2017:  Dancing as Fast as I Can, by Barbara Gordon 

February 27, 2017:  The Little Paris Bookshop, by Nina George

March 27, 2017:  The Rosie Project, by Graeme Simsion

A[ril 24, 2017:  Saving Cee Cee Honeycutt, by Beth Hoffman

May 22, 2017:  Flight of the Sparrow, by Amy Belding Brown

June 19, 2017:  The Perfect Ghost, by Linda Barnes

July 31, 2017:  Victoria, by Daisy Goodwin

August 28, 2017:  Major Pettigrew's Last Stand, by Helen Simonson

September 25, 2017:  The Flight of the Sparrow, by Amy Belding Brown

October 30, 2017:  Queen Katwe, by Tim Crothers

November 27:  Share one of your favorite children's books

                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                                            

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Movie Night & Pot Luck Snacks: Gene Wilder, Marty Feldman, Madeline Kahn and Teri Garr in Young Frankenstein Time 6:00 PM

Bring your favorite movie snacks to share with others as you belly laugh to Young Frankenstein starring Gene Wilder, Marty Feldman, Madeline Kahn and Teri Garr. Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Tuesday October 31st 2017
Walk & Talk Time 9:30 AM

"Walk & Talk" along the Linwood Bikepath.  We'll be keeping track of miles walked so we can take a "virtual" walk from Gilda's Club to Gilda's Club across the nation.  We may even be joined by other clubs along the way!  Meet at the Linwood Park at the Gazebo on Wabash Ave.  In the case of inclement weather, Walk & Talk will occur at the Clubhouse with the help of a walking DVD on our large screen projector.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

For those who would like, beginning June 9, Walk & Talk will also meet on the Boardwalk, meeting at Martindale Ave. & the Boardwalk in Ventnor.  So now, you have a choice- Boardwalk or Bike Path, and in the case of inclement weather, everyone together at The Clubhouse!  Make sure to call to register & let us know where you will be walking (609) 926-2699.

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Yoga with Robyn Time 11:00 AM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Connect your body and mind and cultivate inner peace through this one hour yoga class with Robyn Tiger, MD, Certified Yoga Instructor.  Enjoy being guided through relaxing breathing and meditation followed by sequences of yoga postures focusing on proper alignment.  Leave class with a sense of calm, greater focus and a peaceful heart.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

Info & Registration
Pilates Time 12:15 PM

Engage your core muscles with Pilates floor exercises using your own body weight for resistance.  This class will help you trim your midsection, prevent back injuries, improve posture, while at the same time increasing overall strength and flexibility.  This six week class will be taught by Connie Kelly, STOTT Pilates Certified Instructor and Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant.  Registration required (609) 926-2699

Pilates's focus is on the overall conditioning of the body, through a series of mind/body exercises.  These exercises can serve as building blocks towards the maintenance of good health, prevention of injuries and relief of stress.

Registration required (609) 926-2699.

Info & Registration
New Member Meeting Time 4:00 PM

Attend a New Member Meeting to learn about the Gilda's Club program for individuals and families touched by cancer in any way. Attendance is required before participating in any group or workshop. Registration required (609) 926-2699.

Info & Registration
Family & Friends Group Time 6:00 PM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Professionally facilitated, weekly support group for family members and friends of individuals living with cancer.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Noogie Night Time 6:00 PM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Creative support for Noogieland members while parents/caregivers attend a clubhouse group or activity.  Registration required 24 hours in advance (609) 926-2699.

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Wellness Group Time 6:00 PM

Professionally facilitated, weekly support group for members living with any type of cancer, at any stage in their cancer experience. Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Wednesday November 1st 2017
Kripalu (Compassionate) Yoga Time 9:30 AM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Kripalu (Compassionate) Yoga is an integrated practice that revitalizes the body, calms the mind and deepens self-awareness.  Kripalu brings body, mind and spirit into a state of harmony and balance.  It allows you to choose the level of physical intensity right for your body.  Instead of encouraging you to judge your performance today against yesterday, or compare your stretch with that of your classmates, Kripalu Yoga teaches you how to listen to your body and honor its needs.  Self observation without judgment is its motto.  It encourages compassion for yourself and others.  The essence of Kripalu Yoga is learning how to be fully present in the moment-by-moment experience of life.  Kripalu trained instructor, Judy McClain, will teach this class to all skill levels on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays.  No previous yoga experience required.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

 Debra Marshall, Certified Yoga instructor will be teaching this class on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays.

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Wellness Group Time 10:00 AM Location 2500 English Creek Avenue, Building 400, 2nd Floor, Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234

Professionally facilitated, weekly support group for members living with any type of cancer, at any stage in their cancer experience.  Registration required (609) 407-4788.

 

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Chair Yoga & Mindfulness to Manage Stress Time 12:15 PM Location 2500 English Creek Avenue, Building 400, 2nd Floor, Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234

Come join Naida Burgess, MEd, Certified Yoga Instructor.  Pull up a chair and practice just being in the moment.  Learn how mindfulness can help with focus, attention and calming the emotions.  Gentle stretching and breathing can help quiet and soothe the body.  Registration required (609) 407-4788.

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Eat Strong: The Power on Our Plates Time 6:00 PM

Anthony Dissen, MA, RDN, Instructor of Health Sciences at Stockton University, will bring exciting information regarding food as part of the medicine of wellness. According to Anthony the food we eat can be a powerful source of healing, empowerment, and most importantly joy! By seeing our food as a source of deep medicine and vitality, we are able to turn our plates into instruments of wellness. Each class in this series will focus on a specific topic to give you and your family the tools and information needed to make your kitchen the healthiest place in your home! This is a four part series on the 1st Wednesday of every month. The topics will include Understanding Herbs & Supplements; Eating Out Mindfully; Healthy Holiday Season; and Nutrition: Fact and Fiction. Registration required (609) 926-2699.  

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Thursday November 2nd 2017
Gilda's Teen Club at Absegami Time 7:55 AM Location Absegami High School

Gilda's Teen Club is thrilled to be back at Absegami High School! Samantha Kurtz-Seif, MSW, LSW will facilitate a support group for students who are touched by cancer in any way. This group will be held every other Thurday morning during first period. Interested students should contact Joe Monteleone, Guidance Counselor to sign up. 

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Flowing Yoga (Vinyasa) with Susan Hussong Time 9:30 AM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Join Susan Hussong for an hour of flowing yoga (vinyasa) that incorporates both postures (asanas) and conscious awareness of the breath (pranayama).  Treat your body and mind to an hour on the mat and leave feeling refreshed, renewed and relaxed.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

Info & Registration
Dance! Like No One is Watching- A program of the Dance Arts League, funded in part by the NJSCA/Dept of State, a partner agency of the NEA through a grant administered by the ACOCH Time 10:45 AM Location 700 New Rd Linwood NJ 08221

Throughout your life you can strengthen and tone muscles, increase range of motion and flexibility and improve posture and balance.  It is NEVER too late! Jazz Rockballet Studio and Dance Arts League of Atlantic County presents classes that will combine dance technique, pilates and yoga to achieve the goal of making you feel better and look better.  And, with awesome music and dance, you won't even realize how hard you are working.  Pass the word to friends who are looking for a fun and artistic way to exercise.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

Info & Registration
All Levels Yoga at the LifeCenter Time 1:00 PM Location AtlantiCare LifeCenter, Building 200, 2nd Floor, 2500 English Creek Avenue, Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234

Join Kate Stiver or Elaine Sherma for an hour of all levels yoga. Find your breath, move through postures and be restored. Treat your body and your mind. Leave refreshed and smiling. Registration required (609) 407-4788.

 

 

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Living with Loss Time 6:00 PM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Professionally facilitated, weekly support group for members who have lost a loved one to cancer.  Sponsored by Holy Redeemer Hospice.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

Info & Registration
Noogie Night- Grief Busters Time 6:00 PM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Creative support for Noogieland members while parents/caregivers attend a clubhouse group or activity. August 10th- Ryan's Case For Smiles (for ALL Noogies) Registration required 24 hours in advance (609) 926-2699.

 

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Understanding Loss Time 6:00 PM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Professionally facilitated, weekly support group for new members who have lost a loved one to cancer.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Monday November 6th 2017
Yoga with Andee Time 9:30 AM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Yoga with Andee Parker, Certified Yoga Instructor.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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New Member Meeting Time 11:00 AM Location 2500 English Creek Avenue, Building 400, 1st Floor Dr. Joseph Stella Conference Room, Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234

Attend a New Member Meeting to learn all about the Gilda's Club program for individuals & families touched by cancer.  Attendance is required before participating in any group or workshop.  Registration required (609) 407-4788.

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Gentle Yoga with Diane Time 6:00 PM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Diane will teach Gentle Yoga. Postures are approached in gradual steps with plenty of time to focus on breathing and awareness. Props and modifications are used to adapt the poses for the individual. Gentle Yoga is appropriate for students with movement limitations, musculoskeletal issues, recovering from illness or surgery, seniors, and stress reduction. Gentle Yoga is accessible to all, and with continued practice, students will see the benefits Gentle Yoga can have on their lives. Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Tuesday November 7th 2017
New Member Meeting Time 9:30 AM Location 211 N. Main St., Suite 100, Cape May Court House 08210

 

Attend a New Member Meeting to learn about the Gilda's Club program for individuals and families touched by cancer in any way.  Attendance is required before participating in any group or workshop.  Registration required  (609) 926-2699.

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Walk & Talk Time 9:30 AM

"Walk & Talk" along the Linwood Bikepath.  We'll be keeping track of miles walked so we can take a "virtual" walk from Gilda's Club to Gilda's Club across the nation.  We may even be joined by other clubs along the way!  Meet at the Linwood Park at the Gazebo on Wabash Ave.  In the case of inclement weather, Walk & Talk will occur at the Clubhouse with the help of a walking DVD on our large screen projector.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

For those who would like, beginning June 9, Walk & Talk will also meet on the Boardwalk, meeting at Martindale Ave. & the Boardwalk in Ventnor.  So now, you have a choice- Boardwalk or Bike Path, and in the case of inclement weather, everyone together at The Clubhouse!  Make sure to call to register & let us know where you will be walking (609) 926-2699.

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Wellness Group Time 10:00 AM Location 211 N. Main St., Suite 100 Cape May Court House 08210

Professionally facilitated support group for members living with any type of cancer, at any stage in their cancer experience.  This group meets the first and third Tuesday each month.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Yoga with Robyn Time 11:00 AM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Connect your body and mind and cultivate inner peace through this one hour yoga class with Robyn Tiger, MD, Certified Yoga Instructor.  Enjoy being guided through relaxing breathing and meditation followed by sequences of yoga postures focusing on proper alignment.  Leave class with a sense of calm, greater focus and a peaceful heart.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

Info & Registration
Pilates Time 12:15 PM

Engage your core muscles with Pilates floor exercises using your own body weight for resistance.  This class will help you trim your midsection, prevent back injuries, improve posture, while at the same time increasing overall strength and flexibility.  This six week class will be taught by Connie Kelly, STOTT Pilates Certified Instructor and Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant.  Registration required (609) 926-2699

Pilates's focus is on the overall conditioning of the body, through a series of mind/body exercises.  These exercises can serve as building blocks towards the maintenance of good health, prevention of injuries and relief of stress.

Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Family & Friends Group Time 6:00 PM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Professionally facilitated, weekly support group for family members and friends of individuals living with cancer.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Noogie Night Time 6:00 PM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Creative support for Noogieland members while parents/caregivers attend a clubhouse group or activity.  Registration required 24 hours in advance (609) 926-2699.

Info & Registration
Wellness Group Time 6:00 PM

Professionally facilitated, weekly support group for members living with any type of cancer, at any stage in their cancer experience. Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Wednesday November 8th 2017
Kripalu (Compassionate) Yoga Time 9:30 AM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Kripalu (Compassionate) Yoga is an integrated practice that revitalizes the body, calms the mind and deepens self-awareness.  Kripalu brings body, mind and spirit into a state of harmony and balance.  It allows you to choose the level of physical intensity right for your body.  Instead of encouraging you to judge your performance today against yesterday, or compare your stretch with that of your classmates, Kripalu Yoga teaches you how to listen to your body and honor its needs.  Self observation without judgment is its motto.  It encourages compassion for yourself and others.  The essence of Kripalu Yoga is learning how to be fully present in the moment-by-moment experience of life.  Kripalu trained instructor, Judy McClain, will teach this class to all skill levels on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays.  No previous yoga experience required.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

 Debra Marshall, Certified Yoga instructor will be teaching this class on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays.

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Wellness Group Time 10:00 AM Location 2500 English Creek Avenue, Building 400, 2nd Floor, Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234

Professionally facilitated, weekly support group for members living with any type of cancer, at any stage in their cancer experience.  Registration required (609) 407-4788.

 

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Fear of Reoccurence- Help, Hope, and How to Cope Time 12:45 PM Location 2500 English Creek Avenue, Building 400, 1st Floor Stella Conference Room, Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234

Does your heart start racing every time you think about your next PET scan, MRI, CT scan or blood test?  Do you panic when you feel a new ache or pain?  This small group discussion is for you – get some practical advice from Cathy Sutman, MSW, LSW, oncology social worker from AtlantiCare Cancer Care Institute.  Learn how to live a more peaceful and enjoyable life. Limited to 8 members.  Registration required (609) 407-4788.

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Yo-Pi-Chi Time 1:30 PM Location 2500 English Creek Road, AtlantiCare LifeCenter, Building 200, 1st Floor, Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234

Cassey Harrison combines her background of Yoga, Pilates and Tai Chi to teach in this unique setting in the LifeCenter warm therapy pool.  Enjoy aqua meditation with music to relax and stretch for a 60 minute class.  Cassey also teaches "Tai Chi for All" in the Linwood Clubhouse.  Prior to first class, members must procure a simple waiver (available at the Clubhouse or The Living Room) to be signed by their physician authorizing use of the warm water therapy pool, as well as a Gilda's Club waiver, returned to The Living Room.  Class size is limited to 8.  Registration required (609) 407-4788. 

 

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AtlantiCare Ostomy Support Group Time 4:00 PM Location 2500 English Creek Avenue, Building 200, LifeCenter 1st Floor Conference Room, Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234

Nancy Fonte, RN, BSN, CWOCN (Certified Wound Ostomy Continence Nurse), AtlantiCare Home Care Health Services, facilitates this monthly Ostomy Support Group, in Building 200, the LifeCenter 1st Floor Conference Room.  Please register through the Atlanticare Access Center (888)-569-1000.

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Reiki Time 6:00 PM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Charlie Roberts, Reiki Master, brings us the gift of Reiki.  Reiki is a Japanese technique for stress reduction and relaxation, thought to boost the body's natural abilities.  It is recommended to wear comfortable clothing and bring your own sheet.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Thursday November 9th 2017
Flowing Yoga (Vinyasa) with Susan Hussong Time 9:30 AM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Join Susan Hussong for an hour of flowing yoga (vinyasa) that incorporates both postures (asanas) and conscious awareness of the breath (pranayama).  Treat your body and mind to an hour on the mat and leave feeling refreshed, renewed and relaxed.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

Info & Registration
Dance! Like No One is Watching- A program of the Dance Arts League, funded in part by the NJSCA/Dept of State, a partner agency of the NEA through a grant administered by the ACOCH Time 10:45 AM Location 700 New Rd Linwood NJ 08221

Throughout your life you can strengthen and tone muscles, increase range of motion and flexibility and improve posture and balance.  It is NEVER too late! Jazz Rockballet Studio and Dance Arts League of Atlantic County presents classes that will combine dance technique, pilates and yoga to achieve the goal of making you feel better and look better.  And, with awesome music and dance, you won't even realize how hard you are working.  Pass the word to friends who are looking for a fun and artistic way to exercise.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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All Levels Yoga at the LifeCenter Time 1:00 PM Location AtlantiCare LifeCenter, Building 200, 2nd Floor, 2500 English Creek Avenue, Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234

Join Kate Stiver or Elaine Sherma for an hour of all levels yoga. Find your breath, move through postures and be restored. Treat your body and your mind. Leave refreshed and smiling. Registration required (609) 407-4788.

 

 

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Living with Loss Time 6:00 PM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Professionally facilitated, weekly support group for members who have lost a loved one to cancer.  Sponsored by Holy Redeemer Hospice.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Noogie Night- Grief Busters Time 6:00 PM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Creative support for Noogieland members while parents/caregivers attend a clubhouse group or activity. August 10th- Ryan's Case For Smiles (for ALL Noogies) Registration required 24 hours in advance (609) 926-2699.

 

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Understanding Loss Time 6:00 PM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Professionally facilitated, weekly support group for new members who have lost a loved one to cancer.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Monday November 13th 2017
Yoga with Andee Time 9:30 AM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Yoga with Andee Parker, Certified Yoga Instructor.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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New Member Meeting Time 10:30 AM Location 2500 English Creek Avenue, Building 400, 1st Floor Dr. Joseph Stella Conference Room, Egg harbor Township, NJ 08234

Attend a New Member Meeting to learn all about the Gilda's Club program for individuals & families touched by cancer.  Attendance is required before participating in any group or workshop.  Registration required (609) 407-4788.

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Jewelry Making with Seaglass Time 12:30 PM Location 2500 English Creek Avenue, 1st Floor Dr. Joseph Stella Conference Room, egg harbor Township, NJ 08234

Carol Bonfiglio will teach us how to create lovely and interesting jewelry from beautiful, magical seaglass.  No experience necessary.  Limited to 8 members.  Registration required (609) 407-4788.

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Gilda's Teen/Young Adult Club Time 6:00 PM

Samantha Kurtz-Seif, MSW, LSW will facilitate a support group for Teens and Young Adults who are touched by cancer in any way.  This group will be held on the second Monday of every month from 6-8 pm.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Yoga with Joyce Time 6:00 PM

Join Joyce Glick, Licensed Physical Therapist and Certified Yoga Instructor, Oncology Rehab Program Developer and Vice President of Ambulatory Care at Bacharach Institute for Rehabilitation, for a new Yoga workshop that will be offered the 2nd and 4th Monday evenings each month.  Enjoy a gentle but invigorating sequence to connect breathes with slow and purposeful movements focused to improve posture, balance, and awareness. Gentle hands on assistance and adjustments offered to help enhance postural control and awarement.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Tuesday November 14th 2017
Gilda's Quilters Time 9:30 AM Location 700 New Rd, Linwood NJ 08221

Learn to quilt with award winning quilter Merry May.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Walk & Talk Time 9:30 AM

"Walk & Talk" along the Linwood Bikepath.  We'll be keeping track of miles walked so we can take a "virtual" walk from Gilda's Club to Gilda's Club across the nation.  We may even be joined by other clubs along the way!  Meet at the Linwood Park at the Gazebo on Wabash Ave.  In the case of inclement weather, Walk & Talk will occur at the Clubhouse with the help of a walking DVD on our large screen projector.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

For those who would like, beginning June 9, Walk & Talk will also meet on the Boardwalk, meeting at Martindale Ave. & the Boardwalk in Ventnor.  So now, you have a choice- Boardwalk or Bike Path, and in the case of inclement weather, everyone together at The Clubhouse!  Make sure to call to register & let us know where you will be walking (609) 926-2699.

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Yoga with Robyn Time 11:00 AM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Connect your body and mind and cultivate inner peace through this one hour yoga class with Robyn Tiger, MD, Certified Yoga Instructor.  Enjoy being guided through relaxing breathing and meditation followed by sequences of yoga postures focusing on proper alignment.  Leave class with a sense of calm, greater focus and a peaceful heart.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Pilates Time 12:15 PM

Engage your core muscles with Pilates floor exercises using your own body weight for resistance.  This class will help you trim your midsection, prevent back injuries, improve posture, while at the same time increasing overall strength and flexibility.  This six week class will be taught by Connie Kelly, STOTT Pilates Certified Instructor and Licensed Physical Therapist Assistant.  Registration required (609) 926-2699

Pilates's focus is on the overall conditioning of the body, through a series of mind/body exercises.  These exercises can serve as building blocks towards the maintenance of good health, prevention of injuries and relief of stress.

Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Family & Friends Group Time 6:00 PM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Professionally facilitated, weekly support group for family members and friends of individuals living with cancer.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Noogie Night Time 6:00 PM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Creative support for Noogieland members while parents/caregivers attend a clubhouse group or activity.  Registration required 24 hours in advance (609) 926-2699.

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Wellness Group Time 6:00 PM

Professionally facilitated, weekly support group for members living with any type of cancer, at any stage in their cancer experience. Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Wednesday November 15th 2017
Chair Yoga and Mindfulness to Reduce Stress Time 9:30 AM Location 700 New Rd Linwood NJ 08221

Join Naida Burgess, MEd, Certified Yoga Instructor:  Come pull up a chair and practice just being in the moment.  Learn how mindfulness can help with focus, attention and calming the emotions.  Gentle stretching and breathing can help quiet and soothe the body.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Kripalu (Compassionate) Yoga Time 9:30 AM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Kripalu (Compassionate) Yoga is an integrated practice that revitalizes the body, calms the mind and deepens self-awareness.  Kripalu brings body, mind and spirit into a state of harmony and balance.  It allows you to choose the level of physical intensity right for your body.  Instead of encouraging you to judge your performance today against yesterday, or compare your stretch with that of your classmates, Kripalu Yoga teaches you how to listen to your body and honor its needs.  Self observation without judgment is its motto.  It encourages compassion for yourself and others.  The essence of Kripalu Yoga is learning how to be fully present in the moment-by-moment experience of life.  Kripalu trained instructor, Judy McClain, will teach this class to all skill levels on the 1st and 3rd Wednesdays.  No previous yoga experience required.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

 Debra Marshall, Certified Yoga instructor will be teaching this class on the 2nd and 4th Wednesdays.

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Wellness Group Time 10:00 AM Location 2500 English Creek Avenue, Building 400, 2nd Floor, Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234

Professionally facilitated, weekly support group for members living with any type of cancer, at any stage in their cancer experience.  Registration required (609) 407-4788.

 

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"Ask the Insurance Expert" about Updates in Medical Insurance Coverage Before 2018 Selections Time 12:00 PM Location 2500 English creek Av

October starts the Medicare Annual Enrollment Period. This is the one time per year that seniors can make a change to their prescription or advantage plans.   Presented by Hafetz & Associates, the 45-minute educational seminar will discuss the basic parts of Medicare including Medicare Part A and Part B, Part C Advantage plans, Part D prescription plans and supplemental plan coverage. Following the presentation, there will be a question and answer session as well as private consultations with representatives. 

Light refreshments. Registration required (609) 407-4788.

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"Preparing for Radiation Therapy" presented by AtlantiCare Cancer Care Institute Time 2:00 PM Location 2500 English Creek Avenue, Building 400, Dr. Joseph Stella Conference Room, 1st Floor, Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234

Presented by an AtlantiCare Radiation Oncology Nurse, this class is designed to help individuals diagnosed with cancer and their loved ones prepare for radiation therapy.  To register and/or for more information call the AtlantiCare Access Center (888) 569-1000 at least 24 hours in advance.  This class is offered the 3rd Wednesday of every month in the 1st Floor Dr. Joseph Stella Conference Room.

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"Preparing for Chemotherapy" presented by AtlantiCare Cancer Care Institute Time 4:30 PM Location 2500 English Creek Avenue, Building 400, 2nd Floor, Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234

Presented by an AtlantiCare Medical Oncology Nurse, this class is designed to help individuals diagnosed with cancer & their loved ones prepare for chemotherapy.  To register and/or for more information call the AtlantiCare Access Center (888) 569-1000 at least 24 hours in advance.  This class is offered the 3rd Wednesday of every month and is held at the Cancer Care Institute, Building 400, 2nd Floor, Medical Oncology.

 

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Reiki Time 5:00 PM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

 

Carlo Popolizio, Reiki Master, brings us the gift of Reiki.  Reiki is a Japanese technique for stress reduction and relaxation, thought to boost the body's natural abilities.  It is recommended to wear comfortable clothing and bring your own sheet.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Thursday November 16th 2017
Gilda's Teen Club at Absegami Time 7:55 AM Location Absegami High School

Gilda's Teen Club is thrilled to be back at Absegami High School! Samantha Kurtz-Seif, MSW, LSW will facilitate a support group for students who are touched by cancer in any way. This group will be held every other Thurday morning during first period. Interested students should contact Joe Monteleone, Guidance Counselor to sign up. 

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Flowing Yoga (Vinyasa) with Susan Hussong Time 9:30 AM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Join Susan Hussong for an hour of flowing yoga (vinyasa) that incorporates both postures (asanas) and conscious awareness of the breath (pranayama).  Treat your body and mind to an hour on the mat and leave feeling refreshed, renewed and relaxed.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Dance! Like No One is Watching- A program of the Dance Arts League, funded in part by the NJSCA/Dept of State, a partner agency of the NEA through a grant administered by the ACOCH Time 10:45 AM Location 700 New Rd Linwood NJ 08221

Throughout your life you can strengthen and tone muscles, increase range of motion and flexibility and improve posture and balance.  It is NEVER too late! Jazz Rockballet Studio and Dance Arts League of Atlantic County presents classes that will combine dance technique, pilates and yoga to achieve the goal of making you feel better and look better.  And, with awesome music and dance, you won't even realize how hard you are working.  Pass the word to friends who are looking for a fun and artistic way to exercise.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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All Levels Yoga at the LifeCenter Time 1:00 PM Location AtlantiCare LifeCenter, Building 200, 2nd Floor, 2500 English Creek Avenue, Egg Harbor Township, NJ 08234

Join Kate Stiver or Elaine Sherma for an hour of all levels yoga. Find your breath, move through postures and be restored. Treat your body and your mind. Leave refreshed and smiling. Registration required (609) 407-4788.

 

 

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Living with Loss Time 6:00 PM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Professionally facilitated, weekly support group for members who have lost a loved one to cancer.  Sponsored by Holy Redeemer Hospice.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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Noogie Night- Grief Busters Time 6:00 PM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Creative support for Noogieland members while parents/caregivers attend a clubhouse group or activity. August 10th- Ryan's Case For Smiles (for ALL Noogies) Registration required 24 hours in advance (609) 926-2699.

 

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Teens & Young Adults Living with Loss Time 6:00 PM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Professionally facilitated, monthly group for teens and young adults (teens, 20's & 30's) who have lost a loved one to cancer.  Pizza donated by La PizzaTega! Registration required (609) 926-2699. 

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Understanding Loss Time 6:00 PM Location 700 New Rd. Linwood, NJ 08221

Professionally facilitated, weekly support group for new members who have lost a loved one to cancer.  Registration required (609) 926-2699.

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