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Combining both virtual and in- person programs, see the many opportunities we provide to anyone impacted by cancer.

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Program Updates & Reminders

LaBlast Dance Class CANCELED FOR JULY

Due to changes in scheduling, LaBlast will be canceled for the month of July. 

We apologize for any inconvenience this may have caused.

Reaching for Wellness: A Stretching Workshop

July 16th | 4:30pm- 5:30pm | In Person at Pluckemin Presbyterian Church: 279 US-202 Pluckemin, NJ 07978

Managing Nutrition Beyond Cancer Treatment

July 18th | 7:30pm- 8:30pm | Virtual | English & Spanish

BBQ Nutrition Tips

July 25th | 12:30pm-1:30pm | In Person at Pluckemin Presbyterian Church: 279 US-202 Pluckemin, NJ 07978

Day of Peace & Practice: Journaling and T'ai Chi Chih

July 30th | 11am- 2pm | In Person at Bridgewater Library, Meeting Room B: 1 Vogt. Dr, Bridgewater, NJ 08807

Virtual Programs This July

Please note, registration for each program is only required once every calendar year. If you have already registered for a program in 2024, you are automatically able to attend each session.  

Mondays

Wellness Workout

July 1st, 8th, 15th, 22nd, 29th | 6pm-7pm

Join us for low-impact exercises using resistance bands or light weights for stress reduction and an overall sense of well-being.

Tuesdays

Peaceful Practices

July 2nd, 9th, 16th, 30th*| 11am- 12pm

Join us in a Peaceful Practice for Life Class specializing in:

Medical Qi Gong (July 2nd)

Meditation (July 9th) 

Spirituality (July 16th)

Journaling (July 30th)

*See in person programs for the 30th event.

T'ai Chi Chih

July 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th* | 12:30pm-1:30pm

Also known as meditation in motion, register for our T’ai Chi Chih class on Tuesdays and explore physical, personal and spiritual health benefits through joyous, simple, fluid movements.

*See in person programs for the 30th event.

Yoga Class

July 2nd, 9th, 16th, 23rd, 30th | 6:30pm-7:30pm

Join us for a yoga class, focusing on postures modified for your skill level and needs. 

Balance, Harmony, Flow:
Jin Shin Jyutsu

July 9th, 23rd | 9:30am- 10:30am

Join us for Jin Shin Jyutsu, a focus on self-care and leveraging the body’s innate ability to heal when the body, mind and spirit is in balance. In a gentle form of acupressure, the goal is to restore the flow of energy, which may be blocked due to illness or pain. 

Wednesdays

Yoga, Breathe & Balance

July 3rd, 10th, 17th, 24th, 31st | 9:30am- 10:30am

This class combines breath work with traditional yoga poses for peace of mind and increased flexibility. You will learn the benefits of how to use breathing for cleansing, detoxifying, strengthening, purifying, toning and refreshing. This exercise can be done on the floor or on a chair! 

Thursdays

Move and Tone

July 11th, 18th, 25th | 9am- 10am

Combines 30 minutes of simple dance moves and 30 minutes of basic weight and resistance band moves. 

Managing Nutrition Beyond Cancer Treatment

July 18th | 7:30pm- 8:30pm | English & Spanish

Presented by Hillary Sachs, MS, RD, CSO, dietitian at Crossroads4Hope in both English and Spanish. This is an educational workshop, we will discuss common long term side effects that people may be facing after cancer treatment such as fatigue and brain fog and dispel common nutrition myths. We will also discuss how to evaluate nutrition claims and supplements. This is open to all!

In Person Programs This July

Tuesdays

Reaching for Wellness: A Stretching Workshop

July 16th | 4:30pm- 5:30pm

Pluckemin Presbyterian Church

 279 US-202 Pluckemin, NJ 07978

Are you ready to enhance your flexibility and reduce the risk of injury? Join Joelle, a group fitness instructor certified by the American Council on Exercise, to learn how stretching is a vital component of wellness. Please wear comfortable clothing and come take the first step toward a more flexible you!

Day of Peace & Practice: Journaling and T'ai Chi Chih

July 30th | 11am- 2pm

Bridgewater Library (Meeting Room B)

1 Vogt. Dr, Bridgewater, NJ 08807

Join us where we will combine two of our favorite programs into one! Schedule will be:

Journaling (11am-12pm)

T’ai Chi Chih (12:30pm-1:30pm) 

Bring your own bag lunch! (1:30pm-2pm)

Feel free to come for one or all of the above!

Wednesdays

Reiki Circle

July 3rd, 17th | 2pm- 3:30pm 

 Bridgewater Library in Meeting Room C: 

1 Vogt Dr. Bridgewater, NJ 08807

Reiki, a spiritual energy, is a gentle “laying of the hands” healing process that reduces stress, balances emotions, and enhances overall well-being. Our Reiki Instructor will guide us to foster the body’s ability to heal itself in this virtual class. Sign up today!

BBQ Nutrition Tips

July 25th | 12:30pm- 1:30pm

Pluckemin Presbyterian Church

279 US-202 Pluckemin, NJ 07978

Join us for this fun summer workshop! We will learn from our dietitian Hillary Sachs about cooking techniques, which herbs and spices boost health benefits, and how to flavor and make 2 summer salad recipes that will enhance any summer gathering! This is open to all!

Please state any dietary restrictions during registration.