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All classes below are free—Life with Cancer is community-funded. Anyone in treatment or remission, as well as family members and friends, may attend regardless where treatment is received. For further information call 703-698-2526 or Contact us. ONLINE REGISTRATION ... Easy as 1, 2, 3:
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Total Classes found: 196
    June 2018      

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10:30am

Zumba Gold, ILH, J (44084 RP)

2018 Zumba Gold, ILH (44084 RP)

No class May 25 or July 6. Come party to a fusion of Latin and International music/dance themes that create a dynamic, exciting, easy to do and FUN workout. The routines feature aerobic/fitness interval training with a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


1:00pm

Yin Yoga for Pati (FO-LWC)

2018 Yin Yoga for Those in Treatment (FO-LWC)

No class July 6. Appropriate for all levels. Incorporating gentle movement and supported positions, Yin Yoga targets the deepest tissues of the body allowing increases in range of motion and promoting optimal health and vitality. Props and mats are provided. Please dress comfortably; bring a light blanket and water.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


00:00pm

Coalesce: An Advan (FC)

Coalesce: An Advanced Breast Cancer Group (FC)

Meet weekly with women of all ages to share life's joys and sorrows. Prior screening is required as this is a closed group; please call facilitator, Shara Sosa, 703.698.2522.

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12:00pm

Chemotherapy Class (ILH-PEC)

Chemotherapy Class, Loudoun (ILH-PEC)

An oncology nurse navigator will explain what to expect during chemotherapy treatments, how to prepare for your appointment, tips for managing side effects, and resources available during treatment and into survivorship.
    • Registration is required
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


1:00pm

Knitting/Crochetin (FC)

Knitting&Crocheting Circle, Fri, 2018 (FC)

Past, new, experienced and inexperienced participants are welcome to join us to work on your own project or one to donate. All supplies will be provided. Facilitator: Carolyn Sam, M.Ed.
    • Registration is required
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


 

 

 
 
2:00pm

Chair-Based Exerci (FC)

2018 Chair-Based Exercise, Monday (FC)

No class May 28 or July 2. Designed for people with limited mobility, you'll increase your stamina, aerobic endurance, core strength, flexibility and balance through the use of resistance equipment and body weight exercises.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


3:00pm

Keeping Fit (FC)

2018 Keeping Fit (FC)

No class May 28 or July 2. If you love to dance, this is the class for you! Moving to energizing music, you'll build strength and balance. Add in resistance equipment and you've got the perfect class!
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


7:00pm

Evening Gentle Yog (44084 RP)

2018 Evening Gentle Yoga, 44084 (44084 RP)

No class May 28 or July 2. It’s best for those in active treatment or recovering from surgery. Blending gentle movement, breathing and relaxation you'll learn movements that stretch, strengthen, relax muscles and increase stamina and flexibility. Please bring a blanket and a small towel.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


10:00am

Functional Fitness (FO-LWC)

2018 Functional Fitness (FO-LWC)

No class May 28 or July 2. Using resistance equipment, body weight and different movement patterns you'll build strength, cardio, flexibility and balance.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


4:00pm

Gentle Yoga (IAH-LWC)

2018 Gentle Yoga, IAH (IAH-LWC)

No Class July 2, August 6 and 13. Blending gentle movement to increase flexibility and stamina, breath work and guided relaxation to help restore balance and harmony to your body and mind. You'll learn movements that stretch, strengthen and relax muscles. Bring a blanket.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


5:00pm

Breast Surgery Pre (FC)

Breast Surgery Pre-Op Class, Fairfax (FC)

A nurse navigator will explain what you need to know before, during and after mastectomy surgery: node biopsy, managing drains and discomfort, bathing, moving comfortably, prostheses, undergarments, and more. Registration is required (family member/friend may attend without registration). Class facilitated by Laura Hudgens, RN, BSN, OCN.
    • Registration is required
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


5:30pm

ILH Breast Cancer (ILH-RO)

ILH Breast Cancer Group, Mon, 2018 (ILH-RO)

Note: New time! This group is for women diagnosed with stage 0-3 breast cancer, no more than 2 years out of active treatment (see Women’s Survivorship Group for those more than 2 years out of active treatment). Join others who are sharing information, making decisions about treatment, and learning how to best navigate survivorship. Registration is required. Facilitators: Christine Stone RN 703-858-8867 and Elise Schneider LCSW 703-858-8619.

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10:0am

Total Body Conditi (44084 RP)

2018 Total Body Conditioning Monday (44084 RP)

No class May 28 , July 2 and 9. An energizing  workout combining cardio, strengthening, balance and core in one workout.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


7:00pm

Evening Gentle Yog (FC)

2018 Evening Gentle Yoga, FC (FC)

*There will be no class June 11 and July 5. Blending gentle movement, breathing and relaxation you'll learn movements that stretch, strengthen, relax muscles and increase stamina and flexibility. Please bring a blanket and a small towel.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


 
1:00pm

Yoga Sculpt (FO-LWC)

2018 Yoga Sculpt (FO-LWC)

No class July 3. Yoga Sculpt combines yoga, light weight training, core work and cardio, for a full body workout. It is designed to help tone and strengthen muscles, and improve balance and overall fitness. Bring a small towel and water.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


6:00pm

Yoga for Strength (44084 RP)

2018 Yoga for Strength and Flexibility (44084 RP)

Best for those 6 weeks out from surgery and ready for more active yoga. Bring your yoga practice to a new level as you strengthen your body and improve flexibility. Please bring a blanket and a small towel.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


00:00pm

Good Grief, Septem (FC)

Good Grief, September 2018 (FC)

The next eight-week Good Grief group will begin in September 2018. This series offers the opportunity to join with others who have experienced the loss of a loved one with cancer within the past two years to discuss and explore the grieving process, accepting and expressing emotions, dealing with children, family and friends, role and lifestyle changes and coping with special dates. The next group will begin in September. Group facilitated by Sarah Brooks, LPC. Registration is required. For information contact Darah Curran, MSW, LCSW, OSW-C darah.curran@inova.org or 703.206.5435.

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Part of a series--automatically signs you up for all dates in series.

10:30am

Tai Chi (FC)

2018 Tai Chi (FC)

This ancient practice embodies China's most profound concepts and principles of health and movement. Based on softness and awareness (rather than force and resistance) it has been recognized for thousands of years as both a method of self-cultivation and form of self-defense. Practiced at a slow and even speed, Tai Chi promotes relaxation, straight posture, and balance. This class will teach basic movements.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


10:30am

Survivorship Nutri (FC)

Survivorship Nutrition 2018 (FC)

Registered Dietitian, Lauren Fay will review nutritional priorities throughout the course of cancer treatment, as well as strategies to help overcome common treatment related side effects to help optimize nutrition status. Class includes a cooking demonstration. Registration is required.

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1:00pm

EZ Tai Chi (FC)

2018 EZ Tai Chi (FC)

Using the protocols developed in the "Harvard Medical School Guide to Tai Chi", you will learn 5 basic movements that are easy to learn and can be practiced at home. The Harvard protocol does not feature the fluid movements of Yang Style Tai Chi but provides many of the health benefits and may encourage pursuing further studies of the complete form.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


4:00pm

Breast Ca /Fasting (FO-LWC)

Starving Breast Cancer through Intermittent Fasting (FO-LWC)

Short periods of fasting may improve tolerance of chemotherapy, could improve chemotherapy effectiveness and may reduce risk of recurrence after treatment is complete. Dr. Kathleen Harnden of Inova Medical Group will cover all the current fasting evidence in breast cancer and answer your questions.
    • Registration is required
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, please CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


6:00pm

Look Good...Feel (IAH-LWC)

Look Good...Feel Better, Alex 2018 (IAH-LWC)

A beauty professional will teach women in active treatment how to manage the appearance-related side effects of chemotherapy and radiation. First time registrants will receive a makeup kit. Family members/friends may not attend. Co-sponsored with American Cancer Society, National Cosmetology Association and Personal Care Products Council. Registration is required. To register call 1-800-227-2345 or go to lookgoodfeelbetter.org.

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6:30pm

Sexual Health for (FC)

Sexual Health for Any Woman Living with Cancer (FC)

Cancer can take a toll on many aspects of a woman's life, including their sexual health. Dr. Jennifer Kasirsky will come and provide an overview of the impact that cancer has on women's sexual health, regardless of type of cancer, age and relationship status. An open discussion on ways to address and improve common sexual health concerns will follow.

CLASS Details...>>


7:00pm

Zumba (FC)

2018 Zumba, FC (FC)

Come party to a fusion of Latin and International music/dance themes that create a dynamic, exciting, easy to do and FUN workout. The routines feature aerobic/fitness interval training with a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


7:15pm

Good Grief, Fairfa (FC)

Good Grief, Fairfax (FC)

This group is now in session. For information on next 8-week session contact Darah Curran, LCSW, OSW-C, 703.2035435 or Darah.Curran@Inova.org.

CLASS Details...>>

Part of a series--automatically signs you up for all dates in series.

11:00am

Minfulness Drop In (FC)

Mindfulness-Based Cancer Recovery Drop-In Group (FC)

For those that completed the 6-session Mindfulness-Based Cancer Recovery Program this monthly drop-in group is designed to support your practice. Stop by and see former group members, engage in some meditation and guided imagery; and talk about the benefits and challenges of maintaining "mindful-awareness" in your daily life. Contact Rebecca McIntyre at 703.698.2524 or Rebecca.McIntyre@inova.org.
    • Registration is required by the Friday prior to group
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


 
11:00am

Joyful Belly Dance (FC)

2018 Joyful Belly Dance (FC)

No class May 23. Immerse yourself in the music, rhythms, patterns and pure joy of middle eastern belly dance! Learn shimmies, belly rolls, undulations, isolations and more as you feel your body getting stronger, more relaxed and more limber. Belly dance is an amazing workout, a ton of fun and absolutely beautiful! Wear comfortable clothing and bare feet.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


2:00pm

Chair-Based Exerci (FC)

2018 Chair-Based Exercise, Wednesday (FC)

No class July 4. Designed for people with limited mobility, you'll increase your stamina, aerobic endurance, core strength, flexibility and balance through the use of resistance equipment and body weight exercises.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


3:00pm

Cross-Train Challe (FC)

2018 Cross-Train Challenge (FC)

No class May 14 or 28. If you crave variety this is the class for you! Fusing together different intensities and types of movement we'll keep your body guessing as you get stronger. You must be able to get up and down from the floor and be 2 months post-surgery.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


10:00am

Cardio-Core (44084 RP)

Cardio-Core (44084 RP)

Target your core muscles using variations of familiar moves, while increasing cardio endurance by adding interval training exercises. No classes on May 23, July 4 or 11.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


10:30am

Move Your Body (FO-LWC)

2018 Move Your Body, Fair Oaks (FO-LWC)

There will be no class on July 4, 2018. Kick up your energy and fitness levels with a cardio workout designed to increase strength and endurance. Incorporates body weight exercises and a moderately intense pace.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


6:00pm

Parenting Alone 6- (FC)

Parenting Alone 6-Week Series (FC)

This 6 week group is for parents of children and teens who are navigating the death of a spouse or partner due to cancer. Meet other parents, learn about resources and gain guidance in how to better understand and support your child or teen in their grief, share ideas, challenges and helpful solutions. Participants are encouraged to attend all 6 sessions. No online registration. To register or for more information contact Jean McCaw, MA, ATR-BC, LCPAT at 703-698-2537 or jean.mccaw@inova.org.

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Part of a series--automatically signs you up for all dates in series.

6:00pm

Touchstone-Grief S (FC)

Touchstone-Grief Support Group for Children (FC)

This 6 week group is for children ages 6-12 who are are grieiving the loss of a family member due to cancer. Through age appropriate discussion, art therapy and other meaningful activities children will learn ways to manage the emotions, challenges and many changes that often occur as a child is grieving the death of a loved one. Participants are encouraged to attend all 6 sessions. No online registration.To register or for more information contact Jean McCaw MA, ATR-BC, LCPAT Child & Adolescent Program Coordinator at 703-698-2537 or jean.mccaw@inova.org.

CLASS Details...>>

Part of a series--automatically signs you up for all dates in series.

7:00pm

Zumba (IAH-HEC 3-5)

2018 Zumba! IAH (IAH-HEC 3-5)

Come party to a fusion of Latin and International music/dance themes that create a dynamic, exciting, easy to do and FUN workout. The routines feature aerobic/fitness interval training with a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


6:00pm

Young Women with (FO-LWC)

FO Young Women with Breast Cancer, Wed, 2018 (FO-LWC)

Women in their 20s, 30s and 40s with non-metastatic breast cancer and from diagnosis up to one year completion of active treatment, are invited to meet with others in a supportive environment to learn how to best navigate survivorship. Facilitators: Maureen Broderick, LCSW and Shairna Bluesteen, RN, BSN, OCN. If attending for the first time call Maureen Broderick 703-391-4180. Registration required.

CLASS Details...>>


6:30pm

Lung Cancer Group (FC)

2018 Lung Cancer Group -General (FC)

Join other patients, survivors, family members and friends to discuss the challenges of living with lung cancer and its treatments. Registration is required.

CLASS Details...>>


6:45pm

Breast Cancer Grou (FC)

FC Breast Cancer Group, Wed, 2018 (FC)

This group is for women diagnosed with stage 0-3 breast cancer, no more than 2 years out of active treatment (see other groups for women 2-3 years and more than 3 years into survivorship). Join others who are sharing information, making decisions about treatment, and learning how to best navigate survivorship. Registration required.

CLASS Details...>>


 
11:30am

Strengthen w Barre (FO-LWC)

2018 Strengthen with Barre and Pilates (FO-LWC)

No class July 5. You'll combine barre and pilates movements set to motivating music to create an invigorating workout.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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1:00pm

Gentle Yoga (FC)

2018 Gentle Yoga, FC (FC)

This class is appropriate for all fitness levels. Blending gentle movement, breathing and relaxation you'll increase stamina and flexibility. You'll learn movements that stretch, strengthen and relax muscles. Bring a blanket.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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2:00pm

Meditation and Gui (FC)

2018 Meditation and Guided Imagery, FC (FC)

Join us for a relaxing exploration of the power and benefits of meditation, a practice that can reduce stress and offer healing. Each weekly session begins with breath work and a relaxation technique that leads into a guided meditation.
    • Registration is required
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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2:00pm

Mindfulness-Based (IAH-LWC)

Mindfulness-Based Cancer Recovery, IAH (IAH-LWC)

Learn practices that focus on the connection and integration of the mind and body to effect changes on physical, emotional, and spiritual levels for the purpose of promoting health and well-being. Requirements for registration: Attendance at orientation 5/10/18 at 2pm; purchase of the book Mindfulness-Based Cancer Recovery; regular attendance; assigned reading and commitment to home-based practice. For more information please contact Michelle Ferretti, 703-504-7921.
    • Registration is required
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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Part of a series--automatically signs you up for all dates in series.

6:30pm

Barre Tone (FC)

Barre Tone 2018 (FC)

No class July 5. Jazz up your routine and experience the latest trend in a full body workout. Barre Tone is ideal for those who want to sculpt, strengthen, and increase flexibility, while enjoying the infusion of dance.No class May 24 and July 5. Jazz up your routine and experience the latest trend in a full body workout. Barre Tone is ideal for those who want to sculpt, strengthen, and increase flexibility, while enjoying the infusion of dance.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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10:00am

Total Body Conditi (44084 RP)

2018 Total Body Conditioning, Thursday (44084 RP)

No class May 24, July 5 and 12. An energizing  workout combining cardio, strengthening, balance and core in one workout.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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6:30pm

Hereditary Cancer (FC)

Hereditary Cancer Genetics: Listening to what your DNA has to say (FC)

Cancer genetic counseling can help an individual determine whether or not they have inherited an increased risk for cancer. Dina Alaeddin, Genetic Counselor with the Cancer Genetics Program Division of Medical Genomics at Inova Translational Medicine Institute, will cover multiple hereditary cancer syndromes, testing options and information about the role cancer genetic counseling and testing plays in personalized medical management, treatment and preventative care. For more information contact Darah Curran, MSW, LCSW 703-206-5435; Darah.Curran@inova.org

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10:30am

Zumba Gold, ILH, J (44084 RP)

2018 Zumba Gold, ILH (44084 RP)

No class May 25 or July 6. Come party to a fusion of Latin and International music/dance themes that create a dynamic, exciting, easy to do and FUN workout. The routines feature aerobic/fitness interval training with a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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1:00pm

Yin Yoga for Pati (FO-LWC)

2018 Yin Yoga for Those in Treatment (FO-LWC)

No class July 6. Appropriate for all levels. Incorporating gentle movement and supported positions, Yin Yoga targets the deepest tissues of the body allowing increases in range of motion and promoting optimal health and vitality. Props and mats are provided. Please dress comfortably; bring a light blanket and water.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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7:30am

CBT-I (FC)

A Workshop for Credentialed Clinical Professionals: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia (FC)

This is a two-day workshop for credentialed professionals on June 8 and 9, 2018, at Life with Cancer in Fairfax, VA. Send your $200 donation check to: Life with Cancer Family Center, 8411 Pennell Street, Fairfax, VA 22031 OR make a credit card donation of $200 at the Life with Cancer online donation page: https://bit.ly/2IGU8Xb (All contributions are acknowledged in writing for tax purposes)

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10:15am

Restorative Yoga (FC)

2018 Restorative Yoga, FC (FC)

May 4 class is cancelled. This class is appropriate for all fitness levels. Using bolsters, blocks and blankets to support your body, you'll easily melt into a pose. Gentle stretches, breath work and guided meditation deepen your practice. Please bring a blanket.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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12:00pm

Restorative Yoga, (44084 RP)

Restorative Yoga, ILH 2018 (44084 RP)

This class is appropriate for all fitness levels. Using bolsters, blocks and blankets to support your body, you'll easily melt into a pose. Gentle stretches, breath work and guided meditation deepen your practice. Please bring a blanket.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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00:00pm

Coalesce: An Advan (FC)

Coalesce: An Advanced Breast Cancer Group (FC)

Meet weekly with women of all ages to share life's joys and sorrows. Prior screening is required as this is a closed group; please call facilitator, Shara Sosa, 703.698.2522.

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8:00am

CBT-I (FC)

A Workshop for Credentialed Clinical Professionals: Cognitive Behavioral Therapy for Insomnia (FC)

This is a two-day workshop for credentialed professionals on June 8 and 9, 2018, at Life with Cancer in Fairfax, VA. Send your $200 donation check to: Life with Cancer Family Center, 8411 Pennell Street, Fairfax, VA 22031 OR make a credit card donation of $200 at the Life with Cancer online donation page: https://bit.ly/2IGU8Xb (All contributions are acknowledged in writing for tax purposes)

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10:00am

Carcinoid (FC)

Carcinoid Cancer Group 2018 (FC)

Meet with other patients and their adult loved ones to share experiences and learn from one another in this patient-led monthly meeting for those with neuroendocrine tumors. For more information email mitchmberger@msn.com.

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2:00pm

Chair-Based Exerci (FC)

2018 Chair-Based Exercise, Monday (FC)

No class May 28 or July 2. Designed for people with limited mobility, you'll increase your stamina, aerobic endurance, core strength, flexibility and balance through the use of resistance equipment and body weight exercises.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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3:00pm

Keeping Fit (FC)

2018 Keeping Fit (FC)

No class May 28 or July 2. If you love to dance, this is the class for you! Moving to energizing music, you'll build strength and balance. Add in resistance equipment and you've got the perfect class!
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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10:00am

Functional Fitness (FO-LWC)

2018 Functional Fitness (FO-LWC)

No class May 28 or July 2. Using resistance equipment, body weight and different movement patterns you'll build strength, cardio, flexibility and balance.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


10:00am

Total Body Conditi (44084 RP)

2018 Total Body Conditioning Monday (44084 RP)

No class May 28 , July 2 and 9. An energizing  workout combining cardio, strengthening, balance and core in one workout.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


4:00pm

Gentle Yoga (IAH-LWC)

2018 Gentle Yoga, IAH (IAH-LWC)

No Class July 2, August 6 and 13. Blending gentle movement to increase flexibility and stamina, breath work and guided relaxation to help restore balance and harmony to your body and mind. You'll learn movements that stretch, strengthen and relax muscles. Bring a blanket.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


6:00pm

Healing Touch 2018 (44084 RP)

Healing Touch 2018 (44084 RP)

Registration begins on the first business day of the month by 9:15. Returning clients, please sign up every other month to give new clients a chance to experience Healing Touch. Healing touch practitioners employ the hands, placed just above the body or with actual light touch, to clear, energize, and balance the human and environmental energy fields, thus affecting physical, mental, emotional and spiritual health. Dress comfortably and bring a sheet, blanket and pillow. Space is limited; registration is required.

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6:00pm

Reiki for Relaxat (FC)

2018 Reiki for Relaxation, FC, Mon, 6 PM (FC)

Registration opens on the first business day of each month. This ancient practice involves positioning the hands along the body to direct energy, release tension and discomfort, and enhance well-being. Dress comfortably and bring a blanket.
    • Returning clients, please register for just one appointment monthly
    • Registration is required
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend
    • If you miss two appointments without prior notice we may need to refer you to Reiki practitioners in the community.

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7:00pm

Reiki for Relaxat (FC)

2018 Reiki for Relaxation, FC, Mon 7 PM (FC)

Registration opens on the first business day of each month. This ancient practice involves positioning the hands along the body to direct energy, release tension and discomfort, and enhance well-being. Dress comfortably and bring a blanket.
    • Returning clients, please register for just one appointment monthly
    • Registration is required
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend
    • If you miss two appointments without prior notice we may need to refer you to Reiki practitioners in the community.

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6:00pm

Grupo de Apoyo (ILH-RO)

Grupo de Apoyo Para Pacientes, Sobrevivientes y Familias Hispanohablantes (ILH-RO)

Conéctese con pacientes, sobrevivientes y seres queridos afectados por los diferentes diagnósticos de cáncer para enfrentar los desafíos del tratamiento y la supervivencia. Regístrese en www.lifewithcancer.org.

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7:00pm

FC Caregiver (FC)

Caregiver Connection, FC, Mon, 2018 (FC)

Meet for ongoing support in dealing with the challenges of caring for a loved one with cancer. Learn coping strategies and information related to cancer and its treatments. Facilitator: Molly Boehm, MSW, LSW. Registration required 48 hours in advance.

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00:00pm

Good Grief, Septem (FC)

Good Grief, September 2018 (FC)

The next eight-week Good Grief group will begin in September 2018. This series offers the opportunity to join with others who have experienced the loss of a loved one with cancer within the past two years to discuss and explore the grieving process, accepting and expressing emotions, dealing with children, family and friends, role and lifestyle changes and coping with special dates. The next group will begin in September. Group facilitated by Sarah Brooks, LPC. Registration is required. For information contact Darah Curran, MSW, LCSW, OSW-C darah.curran@inova.org or 703.206.5435.

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Part of a series--automatically signs you up for all dates in series.

1:00pm

Yoga Sculpt (FO-LWC)

2018 Yoga Sculpt (FO-LWC)

No class July 3. Yoga Sculpt combines yoga, light weight training, core work and cardio, for a full body workout. It is designed to help tone and strengthen muscles, and improve balance and overall fitness. Bring a small towel and water.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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1:00pm

EZ Tai Chi (FC)

2018 EZ Tai Chi (FC)

Using the protocols developed in the "Harvard Medical School Guide to Tai Chi", you will learn 5 basic movements that are easy to learn and can be practiced at home. The Harvard protocol does not feature the fluid movements of Yang Style Tai Chi but provides many of the health benefits and may encourage pursuing further studies of the complete form.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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7:00pm

Zumba (FC)

2018 Zumba, FC (FC)

Come party to a fusion of Latin and International music/dance themes that create a dynamic, exciting, easy to do and FUN workout. The routines feature aerobic/fitness interval training with a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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10:00am

Spirituality Quest (FC)

Spirituality Quest-Nora Bertognotti (FC)

Earlier starting time this month. Nora Bertognotti will guide us through an art/collage workshop with a June celebrations theme, "Exploring and Energizing One's Intentions with Spirituality". Join us on the second Tuesday of the month as we explore our spiritual paths. Facilitator: Marsha Komandt, RN, BSN, OCN.

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10:30am

Diet, Exercise and (FC)

Diet, Exercise and a Healthy You (FC)

Going through cancer treatments and getting back to "normal" can wreak havoc with one's appetite and activity level. Certified specialist in oncology nutrition and Fitness Expert, Julie Thorsen, RD will provide an overview of diet and physical activity recommendations for patients, survivors, and family members. Registration required

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10:30am

Tai Chi (FC)

2018 Tai Chi (FC)

This ancient practice embodies China's most profound concepts and principles of health and movement. Based on softness and awareness (rather than force and resistance) it has been recognized for thousands of years as both a method of self-cultivation and form of self-defense. Practiced at a slow and even speed, Tai Chi promotes relaxation, straight posture, and balance. This class will teach basic movements.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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11:00am

Look Good...Feel B (FO-LWC)

Look Good...Feel Better-Fair Oaks (FO-LWC)

A beauty professional will teach women in active treatment how to manage the appearance-related side effects of chemotherapy, radiation or other forms of treatment. First time registrants will receive a makeup kit. Family members/friends may not attend. Co-sponsored with American Cancer Society, National Cosmetology Association and Personal Care Products Council. Registration is required through lookgoodfeelbetter.org, or call 1-800-227-2345.

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5:00pm

Plant-Based Diet (FO-LWC)

Plant-Based Diet for Cancer Patients and Survivors (FO-LWC)

A plant based diet is the recommended diet for cancer survivorship (amongst other health benefits). What exactly is a Plant-Based Diet and how does one adjust one's diet to be consistent with these recommendations? Registered Dietitian, Lauren Fay, RD,LDN,CSNC,CSO will explain it all and provide a cooking demonstration.
    • Registration is required
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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5:30pm

Teens Art Therapy (FC)

Art Therapy Group for Teens in Treatment (FC)

Explore your creative side using a variety of techniques and materials. Artistic ability is NOT necessary - just a willingness to have some fun and make art with other teens who are also impacted by cancer. To register contact Sarah.Schmidt@inova.org or call 703.776-2403.
    • Registration is required
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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6:30pm

IAH Young Women (IAH-CCW)

Young Women with Breast Cancer, IAH, Tue, 2018 (IAH-CCW)

Women in their 20s, 30s and 40s with non-metastatic breast cancer and from diagnosis up to two years completion of active treatment, are invited to meet with others in a supportive environment to learn how to best navigate survivorship. If attending for the first time call, 703.698.2522. Facilitators: Shara Sosa, LCSW, OSW-C, and Carrie Friedman, RN, BS, OCN. Registration required.

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7:30pm

Prostate Cancer Gr (FC)

Us Too Prostate Cancer Group, FC, 06.2018 (FC)

June's group features a panel discussion with Drs. Samir Kanani (Radiation Oncologist), Jeanny Aragon-Ching (Medical Oncologist), and Edmond Paquette (Urologist). Registration is required.

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10:30am

Coalesce II (FC)

Coalesce II: An Advanced Breast Cancer Group (FC)

Meet with women of all ages to share life's joys and sorrows. Contact Micheline Toussaint, LCSW, RYT for more information, micheline.toussaint@inova.org or 703.698.2521. Registration is required.

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1:30pm

Zentangle 201 (44084 RP)

Zentangle, ILH 2018 (44084 RP)

Take a mental vacation from cancer and enjoy Zentangle. It’s is an easy-to-learn, relaxing, and fun way to create beautiful images by drawing structured patterns, and can increase focus and creativity, and provide artistic satisfaction along with an increased sense of well-being. A new theme is explored in each monthly class. Supplies are provided, but if you have attended this class in the past, please bring your kit.
    • Registration is required
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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4:00pm

Breast Surgery Pre (ILH-PER )

Breast Surgery Pre-Op Class, Inova Loudoun Hospital (ILH-PER )

If you are scheduled for a mastectomy or lumpectomy with reconstruction at Inova Loudoun Hospital, this educational class will help you prepare for surgery. You will receive an overview of what to expect from our oncology nurse navigator, physical and occupational therapists and oncology social worker. Family member may attend without registration. Instructor: Christine Stone RN, MSN, OCN. Registration is required; no exceptions.
    • Registration is required
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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5:00pm

Woman's Surviv (FC)

Woman's Survivorship 3+ (FC)

Note: New time (6pm) beginning in July. This group is for women who completed treatment, for any type of cancer, more than 3 years ago. Many women who have completed treatment find that they can experience challenges well into survivorship. This group is designed to help you gain insight and balance in your life through discussion, problem-solving and various other modalities. Facilitated by oncology therapist, Drucilla Brethwaite, MSW, LCSW, OSW-C. Registration is required.

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6:00pm

Prostate Group Lou (LCSC)

ILH Us Too Prostate Cancer Support Group, 2018 (LCSC)

Join other men for an opportunity to network and learn about valuable prostate cancer information and resources. Registration is required.

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11:00am

Joyful Belly Dance (FC)

2018 Joyful Belly Dance (FC)

No class May 23. Immerse yourself in the music, rhythms, patterns and pure joy of middle eastern belly dance! Learn shimmies, belly rolls, undulations, isolations and more as you feel your body getting stronger, more relaxed and more limber. Belly dance is an amazing workout, a ton of fun and absolutely beautiful! Wear comfortable clothing and bare feet.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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2:00pm

Chair-Based Exerci (FC)

2018 Chair-Based Exercise, Wednesday (FC)

No class July 4. Designed for people with limited mobility, you'll increase your stamina, aerobic endurance, core strength, flexibility and balance through the use of resistance equipment and body weight exercises.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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3:00pm

Cross-Train Challe (FC)

2018 Cross-Train Challenge (FC)

No class May 14 or 28. If you crave variety this is the class for you! Fusing together different intensities and types of movement we'll keep your body guessing as you get stronger. You must be able to get up and down from the floor and be 2 months post-surgery.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


10:00am

Cardio-Core (44084 RP)

Cardio-Core (44084 RP)

Target your core muscles using variations of familiar moves, while increasing cardio endurance by adding interval training exercises. No classes on May 23, July 4 or 11.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


10:30am

Move Your Body (FO-LWC)

2018 Move Your Body, Fair Oaks (FO-LWC)

There will be no class on July 4, 2018. Kick up your energy and fitness levels with a cardio workout designed to increase strength and endurance. Incorporates body weight exercises and a moderately intense pace.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


12:30pm

Breast Surgery Pre (FO-LWC)

Breast Surgery Pre-Op Class at Fair Oaks (FO-LWC)

Learn what you need to know before, during and after breast cancer surgery: node biopsy, managing drains and discomfort, bathing, moving comfortably, prostheses, and more. Family/friends welcome.
    • Registration is required
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


5:30pm

Head and Neck Canc (FC)

Head and Neck Cancers Group (FC)

This support group is open to any patient, survivor and loved ones impacted by a diagnosis of head and neck cancer.  Join us to learn from and connect with one another while discussing the challenges of diagnosis, treatment and survivorship.  Registration is required.  Facilitators: Oncology Therapist Alexandra Russo, MSW, LCSW, and Oncology Nurse Navigator Gerry Higgins, MSN, RN-BC, OCN.

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6:00pm

Parenting Alone 6- (FC)

Parenting Alone 6-Week Series (FC)

This 6 week group is for parents of children and teens who are navigating the death of a spouse or partner due to cancer. Meet other parents, learn about resources and gain guidance in how to better understand and support your child or teen in their grief, share ideas, challenges and helpful solutions. Participants are encouraged to attend all 6 sessions. No online registration. To register or for more information contact Jean McCaw, MA, ATR-BC, LCPAT at 703-698-2537 or jean.mccaw@inova.org.

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Part of a series--automatically signs you up for all dates in series.

6:00pm

Touchstone-Grief S (FC)

Touchstone-Grief Support Group for Children (FC)

This 6 week group is for children ages 6-12 who are are grieiving the loss of a family member due to cancer. Through age appropriate discussion, art therapy and other meaningful activities children will learn ways to manage the emotions, challenges and many changes that often occur as a child is grieving the death of a loved one. Participants are encouraged to attend all 6 sessions. No online registration.To register or for more information contact Jean McCaw MA, ATR-BC, LCPAT Child & Adolescent Program Coordinator at 703-698-2537 or jean.mccaw@inova.org.

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Part of a series--automatically signs you up for all dates in series.

7:00pm

Zumba (IAH-E&T 1&2)

2018 Zumba! IAH (IAH-E&T 1&2)

Come party to a fusion of Latin and International music/dance themes that create a dynamic, exciting, easy to do and FUN workout. The routines feature aerobic/fitness interval training with a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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5:30pm

Caregiver Connecti (FO-B)

Caregiver Connection, FO, Wed, 2018 (FO-B)

Meet for ongoing support in dealing with the challenges of caring for a loved one with cancer. Learn coping strategies and information related to cancer and its treatments. Facilitator: Karen Archer, MSW, LCSW and Shairna Bluesteen, RN.OCN. Registration required.

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5:30pm

Breast Cancer Grou (FO-LWC)

FO Breast Cancer Group, 2018 (FO-LWC)

This group is for women diagnosed with stage 0-3 breast cancer, up to 2 years out of active treatment (see Women’s Survivorship Group for those more than 2 years out of active treatment). Join others who are sharing information, making decisions about treatment, and learning how to best navigate survivorship. Facilitators: Karen Archer, MSW 703.391.3691 and Gale Towery, 703.391.4673. Registration Required.

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6:30pm

Latinos Unidos 201 (AFC)

Latinos Unidos 2018 (AFC)

Aprenderás técnicas y ejercicios para favorecer tu auto-sanación y crecimiento personal, manejar mejor el estrés y los efectos del tratamiento y mejorar tu calidad de vida. Todo esto en un ambiente de confianza, positivismo y amistad. Llamar a David McGinness al 703-698-2529 para mas informacion.

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11:30am

Strengthen w Barre (FO-LWC)

2018 Strengthen with Barre and Pilates (FO-LWC)

No class July 5. You'll combine barre and pilates movements set to motivating music to create an invigorating workout.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


1:00pm

Gentle Yoga (FC)

2018 Gentle Yoga, FC (FC)

This class is appropriate for all fitness levels. Blending gentle movement, breathing and relaxation you'll increase stamina and flexibility. You'll learn movements that stretch, strengthen and relax muscles. Bring a blanket.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


2:00pm

Meditation and Gui (FC)

2018 Meditation and Guided Imagery, FC (FC)

Join us for a relaxing exploration of the power and benefits of meditation, a practice that can reduce stress and offer healing. Each weekly session begins with breath work and a relaxation technique that leads into a guided meditation.
    • Registration is required
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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2:00pm

Mindfulness-Based (IAH-LWC)

Mindfulness-Based Cancer Recovery, IAH (IAH-LWC)

Learn practices that focus on the connection and integration of the mind and body to effect changes on physical, emotional, and spiritual levels for the purpose of promoting health and well-being. Requirements for registration: Attendance at orientation 5/10/18 at 2pm; purchase of the book Mindfulness-Based Cancer Recovery; regular attendance; assigned reading and commitment to home-based practice. For more information please contact Michelle Ferretti, 703-504-7921.
    • Registration is required
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>

Part of a series--automatically signs you up for all dates in series.

6:30pm

Barre Tone (FC)

Barre Tone 2018 (FC)

No class July 5. Jazz up your routine and experience the latest trend in a full body workout. Barre Tone is ideal for those who want to sculpt, strengthen, and increase flexibility, while enjoying the infusion of dance.No class May 24 and July 5. Jazz up your routine and experience the latest trend in a full body workout. Barre Tone is ideal for those who want to sculpt, strengthen, and increase flexibility, while enjoying the infusion of dance.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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10:00am

Total Body Conditi (44084 RP)

2018 Total Body Conditioning, Thursday (44084 RP)

No class May 24, July 5 and 12. An energizing  workout combining cardio, strengthening, balance and core in one workout.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


11:00am

Orientation, Thurs (FC)

Orientation, Thurs AM, 2018 (FC)

Take a tour of our Family Center and learn about our many programs, classes, groups and services for children and adults. Registration is required. Can't make a scheduled orientation? Call us at 703.698.2534 to arrange a personal session.

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5:30pm

Minfulness Drop In (FC)

Mindfulness-Based Cancer Recovery Drop-In Group (FC)

For those that completed the 6-session Mindfulness-Based Cancer Recovery Program this monthly drop-in group is designed to support your practice. Stop by and see former group members, engage in some meditation and guided imagery; and talk about the benefits and challenges of maintaining "mindful-awareness" in your daily life. Contact Rebecca McIntyre at 703.698.2524 or Rebecca.McIntyre@inova.org.
    • Registration is required by the Friday prior to group
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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6:00pm

IAH Us Too (IAH-AUD)

Us Too, Prostate Cancer Group, IAH, Thu, 2018 (IAH-AUD)

This monthly group includes a presentation by a physician or other health professional followed by an opportunity to share with and learn from other survivors both in and out of treatment. Spouses/Partners/Loved ones welcome! Facilitator: David McGinness, 703.698.2526 or david.mcginness@inova.org. Registration is required.

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6:30pm

Building Resilienc (FC)

Strategies for Building Resilience (FC)

Explore strategies to build resilience during the cancer journey and survivorship. Facilitator: Darah Curran, MSW, LCSW 703-206-5435; Darah.Curran@inova.org

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1:00pm

Advanced Disease (FO-LWC)

Living with Advanced Disease, Fair Oaks (FO-LWC)

Note: Only 1 meeting June-August. Men and women are invited to explore and learn ways to live with any type of advanced cancer and the many questions and life decisions that come along with an advanced cancer diagnosis. Join others who can support you on this road. Please call 703.391.3691 for more information. Registration required.

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6:00pm

Colorectal Cancer (FC)

Colorectal Cancer Support Group, Early Stage (FC)

This group is for people impacted by a stage 0-3 colorectal cancer diagnosis. Connect with patients, survivors, and loved ones to discuss the changes that treatment and survivorship can bring. Facilitators: Michelle Bronzo, MA, LPC, CT and Mary Kay Mecca, RN, BSN, OCN. Registration is required.

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10:30am

Zumba Gold, ILH, J (44084 RP)

2018 Zumba Gold, ILH (44084 RP)

No class May 25 or July 6. Come party to a fusion of Latin and International music/dance themes that create a dynamic, exciting, easy to do and FUN workout. The routines feature aerobic/fitness interval training with a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


12:00pm

Restorative Yoga, (44084 RP)

Restorative Yoga, ILH 2018 (44084 RP)

This class is appropriate for all fitness levels. Using bolsters, blocks and blankets to support your body, you'll easily melt into a pose. Gentle stretches, breath work and guided meditation deepen your practice. Please bring a blanket.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


10:00am

Breast Surgery Pre (FC)

Breast Surgery Pre-Op Class, Fairfax (FC)

A nurse navigator will explain what you need to know before, during and after mastectomy surgery: node biopsy, managing drains and discomfort, bathing, moving comfortably, prostheses, undergarments, and more. Registration is required (family member/friend may attend without registration). Class facilitated by Laura Hudgens, RN, BSN, OCN.
    • Registration is required
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


10:15am

Restorative Yoga (FC)

2018 Restorative Yoga, FC (FC)

May 4 class is cancelled. This class is appropriate for all fitness levels. Using bolsters, blocks and blankets to support your body, you'll easily melt into a pose. Gentle stretches, breath work and guided meditation deepen your practice. Please bring a blanket.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


00:00pm

Coalesce: An Advan (FC)

Coalesce: An Advanced Breast Cancer Group (FC)

Meet weekly with women of all ages to share life's joys and sorrows. Prior screening is required as this is a closed group; please call facilitator, Shara Sosa, 703.698.2522.

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1:00pm

Knitting/Crochetin (FC)

Knitting&Crocheting Circle, Fri, 2018 (FC)

Past, new, experienced and inexperienced participants are welcome to join us to work on your own project or one to donate. All supplies will be provided. Facilitator: Carolyn Sam, M.Ed.
    • Registration is required
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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2:00pm

Chair-Based Exerci (FC)

2018 Chair-Based Exercise, Monday (FC)

No class May 28 or July 2. Designed for people with limited mobility, you'll increase your stamina, aerobic endurance, core strength, flexibility and balance through the use of resistance equipment and body weight exercises.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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3:00pm

Keeping Fit (FC)

2018 Keeping Fit (FC)

No class May 28 or July 2. If you love to dance, this is the class for you! Moving to energizing music, you'll build strength and balance. Add in resistance equipment and you've got the perfect class!
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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7:00pm

Evening Gentle Yog (FC)

2018 Evening Gentle Yoga, FC (FC)

*There will be no class June 11 and July 5. Blending gentle movement, breathing and relaxation you'll learn movements that stretch, strengthen, relax muscles and increase stamina and flexibility. Please bring a blanket and a small towel.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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10:00am

Leukemia and Lymph (FC)

Leukemia and Lymphoma Support Group (FC)

This support group is open to any patient with a leukemia/lymphoma diagnosis, and/or their caregivers, to help enhance coping and adjustment. Each month we will focus on a specific topic (e.g. coping with uncertainty, fear of recurrence, etc) in addition to open discussion. Facilitator: Sarah Brooks, LCSW and Oncology Nurse Navigator, Lynn Magrum, MSN, CANP. Registration is required by previous Friday.

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10:00am

Functional Fitness (FO-LWC)

2018 Functional Fitness (FO-LWC)

No class May 28 or July 2. Using resistance equipment, body weight and different movement patterns you'll build strength, cardio, flexibility and balance.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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6:30pm

Qigong (FO-LWC)

Qigong for Mindful Stress Release, June-July 2018 (FO-LWC)

There will be no class on July 2, 2018 Qigong is an ancient Chinese practice combining movement, breath and focused intention. Qi refers to the body’s energy or life force. Gong translates as cultivation or harvesting. Qigong practices are designed to enhance and balance our qi, with the goal of attaining better physical, mental and emotional health and well-being. This 4 week class will focus on easy-to-learn movements to help reduce stress, increase vitality, enhance the immune system and bring balance to our lives. The class is suitable for beginners through advanced practitioners.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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Part of a series--automatically signs you up for all dates in series.

5:00pm

Look Good...Feel B (FC)

2018 Look Good...Feel Better, Fairfax (FC)

A beauty professional will teach women in active treatment how to manage the appearance-related side effects of chemotherapy and radiation.First time registrants will receive a makeup kit. Family members/friends may not attend. Co-sponsored with American Cancer Society, National Cosmetology Association and Personal Care Products Council. Registration required. To register call 1-800-227-2345 or go to lookgoodfeelbetter.org.

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5:30pm

IAH Breast Ca Grou (IAH-LWC)

IAH Breast Cancer Group, Mon, 2018 (IAH-LWC)

This group is for women diagnosed with stage 0-3 breast cancer, up to 2 years out of active treatment (see Women’s Survivorship Group for those more than 2 years out of active treatment). Join others who are sharing information, making decisions about treatment, and learning how to best navigate survivorship. Registration is required. Facilitators: Michelle Ferretti, MSW and Gerry Higgins, MSN, RN-BC, CPON.

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00:00pm

Good Grief, Septem (FC)

Good Grief, September 2018 (FC)

The next eight-week Good Grief group will begin in September 2018. This series offers the opportunity to join with others who have experienced the loss of a loved one with cancer within the past two years to discuss and explore the grieving process, accepting and expressing emotions, dealing with children, family and friends, role and lifestyle changes and coping with special dates. The next group will begin in September. Group facilitated by Sarah Brooks, LPC. Registration is required. For information contact Darah Curran, MSW, LCSW, OSW-C darah.curran@inova.org or 703.206.5435.

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Part of a series--automatically signs you up for all dates in series.

1:00pm

Yoga Sculpt (FO-LWC)

2018 Yoga Sculpt (FO-LWC)

No class July 3. Yoga Sculpt combines yoga, light weight training, core work and cardio, for a full body workout. It is designed to help tone and strengthen muscles, and improve balance and overall fitness. Bring a small towel and water.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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1:00pm

EZ Tai Chi (FC)

2018 EZ Tai Chi (FC)

Using the protocols developed in the "Harvard Medical School Guide to Tai Chi", you will learn 5 basic movements that are easy to learn and can be practiced at home. The Harvard protocol does not feature the fluid movements of Yang Style Tai Chi but provides many of the health benefits and may encourage pursuing further studies of the complete form.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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7:00pm

Zumba (FC)

2018 Zumba, FC (FC)

Come party to a fusion of Latin and International music/dance themes that create a dynamic, exciting, easy to do and FUN workout. The routines feature aerobic/fitness interval training with a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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10:30am

Tai Chi (FC)

2018 Tai Chi (FC)

This ancient practice embodies China's most profound concepts and principles of health and movement. Based on softness and awareness (rather than force and resistance) it has been recognized for thousands of years as both a method of self-cultivation and form of self-defense. Practiced at a slow and even speed, Tai Chi promotes relaxation, straight posture, and balance. This class will teach basic movements.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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11:45am

Multiple Myeloma, (FC)

2018 Multiple Myeloma, Open Discussion (FC)

Note: No meeting in August. This monthly meeting is designed for patients and families to get together to discuss, learn, and share the challenges of living with multiple myeloma. This will be an open discussion meeting. Facilitators: Drucilla Brethwaite, LCSW and Susan Carlson, RN. Co-sponsored with Leukemia & Lymphoma Society. Light lunch; please register.

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5:30pm

Myths and Facts ab (IAH-LWC)

Myths and Facts about Cancer and Nutrition (IAH-LWC)

Learn basic information about current nutrition guidelines as well as evidence-based guidelines surrounding particular food practices

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6:00pm

Colorectal Cancer (FC)

Colorectal Cancer Support Group, Advanced Stage (FC)

This group is for any patient living with metastatic colorectal cancer and/or their family caregivers. Join us as we explore how to live well with an advanced cancer diagnosis and cope with associated challenges. Facilitators: Michelle Bronzo, MA, LPC, CT, and Amy Siegel, RN, BSN. Registration is required.

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12:00pm

Fighting Cancer wi (FO-RO)

Fighting Cancer with a Fork- Fair Oaks (FO-RO)

Registered Dietitian, Sara Negron will provide an overview of nutritional recommendations for cancer patients and survivors.
    • Registration is required
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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6:30pm

FC Young Women (FC)

Young Women with Breast Cancer, FC, Tues, 2018 (FC)

Women in their 20s, 30s and 40s with non-metastatic breast cancer from diagnosis up to one year after completing active treatment are invited to meet with others in a supportive environment to gather information and learn how to best navigate survivorship.Registration is required. If attending for the first time, please call 703.698.2522. Facilitators: Shara Sosa, LCSW and Miranda Gingerich, RN, BSN, OCN. Registration required.

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11:00am

Joyful Belly Dance (FC)

2018 Joyful Belly Dance (FC)

No class May 23. Immerse yourself in the music, rhythms, patterns and pure joy of middle eastern belly dance! Learn shimmies, belly rolls, undulations, isolations and more as you feel your body getting stronger, more relaxed and more limber. Belly dance is an amazing workout, a ton of fun and absolutely beautiful! Wear comfortable clothing and bare feet.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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2:00pm

Chair-Based Exerci (FC)

2018 Chair-Based Exercise, Wednesday (FC)

No class July 4. Designed for people with limited mobility, you'll increase your stamina, aerobic endurance, core strength, flexibility and balance through the use of resistance equipment and body weight exercises.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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3:00pm

Cross-Train Challe (FC)

2018 Cross-Train Challenge (FC)

No class May 14 or 28. If you crave variety this is the class for you! Fusing together different intensities and types of movement we'll keep your body guessing as you get stronger. You must be able to get up and down from the floor and be 2 months post-surgery.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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7:00pm

Zumba (IAH-E&T 1&2)

2018 Zumba! IAH (IAH-E&T 1&2)

Come party to a fusion of Latin and International music/dance themes that create a dynamic, exciting, easy to do and FUN workout. The routines feature aerobic/fitness interval training with a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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10:30am

Move Your Body (FO-LWC)

2018 Move Your Body, Fair Oaks (FO-LWC)

There will be no class on July 4, 2018. Kick up your energy and fitness levels with a cardio workout designed to increase strength and endurance. Incorporates body weight exercises and a moderately intense pace.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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1:00pm

Breast Surgery Pre (FC)

Breast Surgery Pre-Op Class, Fairfax (FC)

A nurse navigator will explain what you need to know before, during and after mastectomy surgery: node biopsy, managing drains and discomfort, bathing, moving comfortably, prostheses, undergarments, and more. Registration is required (family member/friend may attend without registration). Class facilitated by Laura Hudgens, RN, BSN, OCN.
    • Registration is required
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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5:30pm

Breast or Gynecolo (FC)

Breast or Gynecological Cancer Survivorship Group <3 years (FC)

For women in maintenance therapy or completed treatment within the last 3 years: Many women who have completed treatment find it difficult to resume life as they knew it prior to cancer. This group is designed to help you gain insight and balance in your life through discussion, problem-solving and other modalities. Facilitators: Oncology Therapist, Alexandra Russo, LCSW and Oncology Nurse Navigator, Becca Dipatri, RN, BSN, OCN. Registration is required.

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6:00pm

Breast Surgery Pre (FO-LWC)

Breast Surgery Pre-Op Class at Fair Oaks (FO-LWC)

Learn what you need to know before, during and after breast cancer surgery: node biopsy, managing drains and discomfort, bathing, moving comfortably, prostheses, and more. Family/friends welcome.
    • Registration is required
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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6:00pm

Parenting Alone 6- (FC)

Parenting Alone 6-Week Series (FC)

This 6 week group is for parents of children and teens who are navigating the death of a spouse or partner due to cancer. Meet other parents, learn about resources and gain guidance in how to better understand and support your child or teen in their grief, share ideas, challenges and helpful solutions. Participants are encouraged to attend all 6 sessions. No online registration. To register or for more information contact Jean McCaw, MA, ATR-BC, LCPAT at 703-698-2537 or jean.mccaw@inova.org.

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Part of a series--automatically signs you up for all dates in series.

6:00pm

Touchstone-Grief S (FC)

Touchstone-Grief Support Group for Children (FC)

This 6 week group is for children ages 6-12 who are are grieiving the loss of a family member due to cancer. Through age appropriate discussion, art therapy and other meaningful activities children will learn ways to manage the emotions, challenges and many changes that often occur as a child is grieving the death of a loved one. Participants are encouraged to attend all 6 sessions. No online registration.To register or for more information contact Jean McCaw MA, ATR-BC, LCPAT Child & Adolescent Program Coordinator at 703-698-2537 or jean.mccaw@inova.org.

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Part of a series--automatically signs you up for all dates in series.

6:00pm

Brain Tumor Group, (FC)

Brain Tumor Group, Family Center (FC)

New meeting date for July. Adult patients and family members are invited to share and learn ways to meet the challenges of living with primary malignant or benign brain tumors at this monthly meeting. Facilitators: Vera Hirshman, RN, and David McGinness, LCSW.Registration is required

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11:30am

Strengthen w Barre (FO-LWC)

2018 Strengthen with Barre and Pilates (FO-LWC)

No class July 5. You'll combine barre and pilates movements set to motivating music to create an invigorating workout.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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1:00pm

Gentle Yoga (FC)

2018 Gentle Yoga, FC (FC)

This class is appropriate for all fitness levels. Blending gentle movement, breathing and relaxation you'll increase stamina and flexibility. You'll learn movements that stretch, strengthen and relax muscles. Bring a blanket.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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2:00pm

Meditation and Gui (FC)

2018 Meditation and Guided Imagery, FC (FC)

Join us for a relaxing exploration of the power and benefits of meditation, a practice that can reduce stress and offer healing. Each weekly session begins with breath work and a relaxation technique that leads into a guided meditation.
    • Registration is required
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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2:00pm

Mindfulness-Based (IAH-LWC)

Mindfulness-Based Cancer Recovery, IAH (IAH-LWC)

Learn practices that focus on the connection and integration of the mind and body to effect changes on physical, emotional, and spiritual levels for the purpose of promoting health and well-being. Requirements for registration: Attendance at orientation 5/10/18 at 2pm; purchase of the book Mindfulness-Based Cancer Recovery; regular attendance; assigned reading and commitment to home-based practice. For more information please contact Michelle Ferretti, 703-504-7921.
    • Registration is required
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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Part of a series--automatically signs you up for all dates in series.

6:30pm

Barre Tone (FC)

Barre Tone 2018 (FC)

No class July 5. Jazz up your routine and experience the latest trend in a full body workout. Barre Tone is ideal for those who want to sculpt, strengthen, and increase flexibility, while enjoying the infusion of dance.No class May 24 and July 5. Jazz up your routine and experience the latest trend in a full body workout. Barre Tone is ideal for those who want to sculpt, strengthen, and increase flexibility, while enjoying the infusion of dance.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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1:00pm

Art Therapy (FC)

Healing through Art Therapy, Fairfax (FC)

Registration begins on the first of each month. Experience the power of your creativity through art therapy, relaxation and guided imagery. This group provides opportunities for reflection and personal growth while creating with a variety of art media and approaches. No experience is necessary, just a willingness to explore and be a part of a supportive, creative community. This group is for those currently in treatment, out of treatment within 2 years, caregivers and bereaved within 2 years. Facilitated by Jean McCaw, ATR-BC, LCPAT & Sarah Schmidt, MA.
    • Registration is required
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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6:00pm

Young Women with B (FO-LWC)

Survivorship Series for Young Women with Breast Cancer (FO-LWC)

(No class July 5) As a young woman impacted by breast cancer, you may desire tailored information to address your specific needs and improve your quality of life during and after breast cancer treatment. The Survivorship Series for Young Women Affected by Breast Cancer is a 4-part program that will provide information and support for women diagnosed with breast cancer before age 45. The program will cover topics such as sex and intimacy, early menopause, the late effects of treatment and genetic risks. Life with Cancer is proud to partner with Living Beyond Breast Cancer on this program series. Facilitator: Shairna Bluesteen, RN, BSN, OCN.
    • Registration is required
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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Part of a series--automatically signs you up for all dates in series.

6:15pm

ASCO Update (FC)

Breast Cancer Update: Highlights from the ASCO Conference (FC)

Neelima Denduluri, MD, will present the latest breast cancer research findings from the recent American Society of Clinical Oncology conference. Family and friends welcomed. Refreshments will be provided from 6:15-6:30. Facilitatora: Marsha Komandt, RN, BSN, OCN and Laura Kaminski, RN, BSN, OCN.
    • Registration is required by June 19
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, please CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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2:30pm

Writing Your Life (FC)

Writing Your Life Stories Monthly Drop-In Group (FC)

This writing group is for those who previously completed the 4 week series, giving you the opportunity to continue writing about the significant events in your life as a legacy for your family, expression of feelings about an experience or to process an event. No writing experience needed. Writing exercises will help get you started and classmates feedback will enhance your efforts. Facilitator: Lynn Magrum, MSN, CANP, AOCN.

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6:00pm

Just for the Guys (IAH-LWC)

Just for the Guys Support Group, Monthly, IAH (IAH-LWC)

This monthly group supports men with any cancer, in treatment or within 3 years post-treatment. This will be an open-discussion group that addresses the challenges of being a man diagnosed with cancer. For more information contact David McGinness at david.mcginness@inova.org

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10:30am

Zumba Gold, ILH, J (44084 RP)

2018 Zumba Gold, ILH (44084 RP)

No class May 25 or July 6. Come party to a fusion of Latin and International music/dance themes that create a dynamic, exciting, easy to do and FUN workout. The routines feature aerobic/fitness interval training with a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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1:00pm

Yin Yoga for Pati (FO-LWC)

2018 Yin Yoga for Those in Treatment (FO-LWC)

No class July 6. Appropriate for all levels. Incorporating gentle movement and supported positions, Yin Yoga targets the deepest tissues of the body allowing increases in range of motion and promoting optimal health and vitality. Props and mats are provided. Please dress comfortably; bring a light blanket and water.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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12:00pm

Restorative Yoga, (44084 RP)

Restorative Yoga, ILH 2018 (44084 RP)

This class is appropriate for all fitness levels. Using bolsters, blocks and blankets to support your body, you'll easily melt into a pose. Gentle stretches, breath work and guided meditation deepen your practice. Please bring a blanket.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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10:15am

Restorative Yoga (FC)

2018 Restorative Yoga, FC (FC)

May 4 class is cancelled. This class is appropriate for all fitness levels. Using bolsters, blocks and blankets to support your body, you'll easily melt into a pose. Gentle stretches, breath work and guided meditation deepen your practice. Please bring a blanket.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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00:00pm

Coalesce: An Advan (FC)

Coalesce: An Advanced Breast Cancer Group (FC)

Meet weekly with women of all ages to share life's joys and sorrows. Prior screening is required as this is a closed group; please call facilitator, Shara Sosa, 703.698.2522.

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2:00pm

Chair-Based Exerci (FC)

2018 Chair-Based Exercise, Monday (FC)

No class May 28 or July 2. Designed for people with limited mobility, you'll increase your stamina, aerobic endurance, core strength, flexibility and balance through the use of resistance equipment and body weight exercises.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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3:00pm

Keeping Fit (FC)

2018 Keeping Fit (FC)

No class May 28 or July 2. If you love to dance, this is the class for you! Moving to energizing music, you'll build strength and balance. Add in resistance equipment and you've got the perfect class!
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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6:30pm

Qigong (FO-LWC)

Qigong for Mindful Stress Release, June-July 2018 (FO-LWC)

There will be no class on July 2, 2018 Qigong is an ancient Chinese practice combining movement, breath and focused intention. Qi refers to the body’s energy or life force. Gong translates as cultivation or harvesting. Qigong practices are designed to enhance and balance our qi, with the goal of attaining better physical, mental and emotional health and well-being. This 4 week class will focus on easy-to-learn movements to help reduce stress, increase vitality, enhance the immune system and bring balance to our lives. The class is suitable for beginners through advanced practitioners.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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Part of a series--automatically signs you up for all dates in series.

7:00pm

Evening Gentle Yog (FC)

2018 Evening Gentle Yoga, FC (FC)

*There will be no class June 11 and July 5. Blending gentle movement, breathing and relaxation you'll learn movements that stretch, strengthen, relax muscles and increase stamina and flexibility. Please bring a blanket and a small towel.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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10:00am

Breast Surgery Pre (FC)

Breast Surgery Pre-Op Class, Fairfax (FC)

A nurse navigator will explain what you need to know before, during and after mastectomy surgery: node biopsy, managing drains and discomfort, bathing, moving comfortably, prostheses, undergarments, and more. Registration is required (family member/friend may attend without registration). Class facilitated by Laura Hudgens, RN, BSN, OCN.
    • Registration is required
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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10:00am

Functional Fitness (FO-LWC)

2018 Functional Fitness (FO-LWC)

No class May 28 or July 2. Using resistance equipment, body weight and different movement patterns you'll build strength, cardio, flexibility and balance.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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10:00am

Total Body Conditi (44084 RP)

2018 Total Body Conditioning Monday (44084 RP)

No class May 28 , July 2 and 9. An energizing  workout combining cardio, strengthening, balance and core in one workout.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


1:00pm

Healing Through Ar (FO-LWC)

Healing through Art Therapy, Fair Oaks (FO-LWC)

Registration opens on the first of the month. Experience the power of your creativity through art therapy, relaxation and guided imagery. This group provides opportunities for reflection and personal growth while creating with a variety of art media and approaches. No art experience is necessary, just a willingness to explore and be part of a supportive, creative community. This group is for those currently in treatment, out of treatment within 2 years, caregivers and bereaved within 2 years. Please note, FO-LWC is across from the hospital. There is free valet parking. Once registered please call 703.698.2526 to cancel if you cannot attend. Facilitator: Jean McCaw, ATR-BC, LCPAT.
    • Registration is required
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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FULL class. Check back for possible openings.

4:00pm

Gentle Yoga (IAH-LWC)

2018 Gentle Yoga, IAH (IAH-LWC)

No Class July 2, August 6 and 13. Blending gentle movement to increase flexibility and stamina, breath work and guided relaxation to help restore balance and harmony to your body and mind. You'll learn movements that stretch, strengthen and relax muscles. Bring a blanket.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


6:30pm

Making Funeral Arr (FC)

Making Your Funeral Arrangement Wishes Known in Advance (FC)

Representatives from Money and King Funeral Home, in Vienna, VA will review what is necessary when making funeral arrangements and the costs involved. Burial options (including for the military), state regulations, probate, social security and much more will also be addressed.

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5:30pm

ILH Breast Cancer (ILH-RO)

ILH Breast Cancer Group, Mon, 2018 (ILH-RO)

Note: New time! This group is for women diagnosed with stage 0-3 breast cancer, no more than 2 years out of active treatment (see Women’s Survivorship Group for those more than 2 years out of active treatment). Join others who are sharing information, making decisions about treatment, and learning how to best navigate survivorship. Registration is required. Facilitators: Christine Stone RN 703-858-8867 and Elise Schneider LCSW 703-858-8619.

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00:00pm

Good Grief, Septem (FC)

Good Grief, September 2018 (FC)

The next eight-week Good Grief group will begin in September 2018. This series offers the opportunity to join with others who have experienced the loss of a loved one with cancer within the past two years to discuss and explore the grieving process, accepting and expressing emotions, dealing with children, family and friends, role and lifestyle changes and coping with special dates. The next group will begin in September. Group facilitated by Sarah Brooks, LPC. Registration is required. For information contact Darah Curran, MSW, LCSW, OSW-C darah.curran@inova.org or 703.206.5435.

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Part of a series--automatically signs you up for all dates in series.

1:00pm

Yoga Sculpt (FO-LWC)

2018 Yoga Sculpt (FO-LWC)

No class July 3. Yoga Sculpt combines yoga, light weight training, core work and cardio, for a full body workout. It is designed to help tone and strengthen muscles, and improve balance and overall fitness. Bring a small towel and water.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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1:00pm

EZ Tai Chi (FC)

2018 EZ Tai Chi (FC)

Using the protocols developed in the "Harvard Medical School Guide to Tai Chi", you will learn 5 basic movements that are easy to learn and can be practiced at home. The Harvard protocol does not feature the fluid movements of Yang Style Tai Chi but provides many of the health benefits and may encourage pursuing further studies of the complete form.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


7:00pm

Zumba (FC)

2018 Zumba, FC (FC)

Come party to a fusion of Latin and International music/dance themes that create a dynamic, exciting, easy to do and FUN workout. The routines feature aerobic/fitness interval training with a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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10:30am

Tai Chi (FC)

2018 Tai Chi (FC)

This ancient practice embodies China's most profound concepts and principles of health and movement. Based on softness and awareness (rather than force and resistance) it has been recognized for thousands of years as both a method of self-cultivation and form of self-defense. Practiced at a slow and even speed, Tai Chi promotes relaxation, straight posture, and balance. This class will teach basic movements.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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6:30pm

Clinical Trials (FC)

Understanding Oncology Clinical Trials (FC)

Have you got questions about clinical trials? Stephanie Van Bebber, our Research Program Manager for the Inova Schar Cancer Institute, will focus on what patients and caregivers want to know by: providing an overview of clinical trials, offering some resources to identify potential trials and sharing information on some of the key trials offered at the ISCI. For more information contact Darah Curran, MSW, LCSW 703-206-5435; Darah.Curran@inova.org

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10:30am

Coalesce II (FC)

Coalesce II: An Advanced Breast Cancer Group (FC)

Meet with women of all ages to share life's joys and sorrows. Contact Micheline Toussaint, LCSW, RYT for more information, micheline.toussaint@inova.org or 703.698.2521. Registration is required.

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11:00am

Joyful Belly Dance (FC)

2018 Joyful Belly Dance (FC)

No class May 23. Immerse yourself in the music, rhythms, patterns and pure joy of middle eastern belly dance! Learn shimmies, belly rolls, undulations, isolations and more as you feel your body getting stronger, more relaxed and more limber. Belly dance is an amazing workout, a ton of fun and absolutely beautiful! Wear comfortable clothing and bare feet.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


2:00pm

Chair-Based Exerci (FC)

2018 Chair-Based Exercise, Wednesday (FC)

No class July 4. Designed for people with limited mobility, you'll increase your stamina, aerobic endurance, core strength, flexibility and balance through the use of resistance equipment and body weight exercises.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


3:00pm

Cross-Train Challe (FC)

2018 Cross-Train Challenge (FC)

No class May 14 or 28. If you crave variety this is the class for you! Fusing together different intensities and types of movement we'll keep your body guessing as you get stronger. You must be able to get up and down from the floor and be 2 months post-surgery.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


7:00pm

Zumba (IAH-E&T 1&2)

2018 Zumba! IAH (IAH-E&T 1&2)

Come party to a fusion of Latin and International music/dance themes that create a dynamic, exciting, easy to do and FUN workout. The routines feature aerobic/fitness interval training with a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


10:00am

Cardio-Core (44084 RP)

Cardio-Core (44084 RP)

Target your core muscles using variations of familiar moves, while increasing cardio endurance by adding interval training exercises. No classes on May 23, July 4 or 11.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


10:30am

Move Your Body (FO-LWC)

2018 Move Your Body, Fair Oaks (FO-LWC)

There will be no class on July 4, 2018. Kick up your energy and fitness levels with a cardio workout designed to increase strength and endurance. Incorporates body weight exercises and a moderately intense pace.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


12:30pm

Breast Surgery Pre (FO-LWC)

Breast Surgery Pre-Op Class at Fair Oaks (FO-LWC)

Learn what you need to know before, during and after breast cancer surgery: node biopsy, managing drains and discomfort, bathing, moving comfortably, prostheses, and more. Family/friends welcome.
    • Registration is required
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


FULL class. Check back for possible openings.

6:00pm

Reiki for Relaxati (FC)

2018 Reiki for Relaxation, FC, Wed, 6 PM (FC)

Registration opens on the first business day of each month. This ancient practice involves positioning the hands along the body to direct energy, release tension and discomfort, and enhance well-being. Dress comfortably and bring a blanket.
    • Returning clients, please register for just one appointment monthly
    • Registration is required
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend
    • If you miss two appointments without prior notice we may need to refer you to Reiki practitioners in the community.

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FULL class. Check back for possible openings.

7:00pm

Reiki for relaxati (FC)

2018 Reiki for relaxation, FC, Wed, 7 PM (FC)

Registration opens on the first business day of each month. This ancient practice involves positioning the hands along the body to direct energy, release tension and discomfort, and enhance well-being. Dress comfortably and bring a blanket.
    • Returning clients, please register for just one appointment monthly
    • Registration is required
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend
    • If you miss two appointments without prior notice we may need to refer you to Reiki practitioners in the community.

    CLASS Details...>>


5:30pm

GYN Group (FC)

2018 Gynecologic Cancer Group (FC)

Women diagnosed with ovarian, cervical, and endometrial cancers are invited to this monthly group to share experiences and learn from one another. Facilitator: Rebecca McIntyre, LCSW, OSW-C. Registration required.

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11:30am

Strengthen w Barre (FO-LWC)

2018 Strengthen with Barre and Pilates (FO-LWC)

No class July 5. You'll combine barre and pilates movements set to motivating music to create an invigorating workout.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


1:00pm

Gentle Yoga (FC)

2018 Gentle Yoga, FC (FC)

This class is appropriate for all fitness levels. Blending gentle movement, breathing and relaxation you'll increase stamina and flexibility. You'll learn movements that stretch, strengthen and relax muscles. Bring a blanket.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


6:30pm

Barre Tone (FC)

Barre Tone 2018 (FC)

No class July 5. Jazz up your routine and experience the latest trend in a full body workout. Barre Tone is ideal for those who want to sculpt, strengthen, and increase flexibility, while enjoying the infusion of dance.No class May 24 and July 5. Jazz up your routine and experience the latest trend in a full body workout. Barre Tone is ideal for those who want to sculpt, strengthen, and increase flexibility, while enjoying the infusion of dance.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


10:00am

Total Body Conditi (44084 RP)

2018 Total Body Conditioning, Thursday (44084 RP)

No class May 24, July 5 and 12. An energizing  workout combining cardio, strengthening, balance and core in one workout.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


2:00pm

Laughter Yoga (FC)

Laughter Yoga (FC)

Laughter Yoga uses a combination of rhythmic clapping, simulated laughter and yoga-like breathing exercises that have a number of benefits including improved oxygen levels in the body, improved lung capacity, reduced stress and an enhanced feeling of well-being. In Laughter Yoga you don’t have to have a sense of humor; you don’t have to be witty. Simply follow the instructor and do the exercises. No need to get on the floor; laughter yoga can be done seated in a chair. Registration is required.

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FULL class. Check back for possible openings.

6:00pm

Young Women with B (FO-LWC)

Survivorship Series for Young Women with Breast Cancer (FO-LWC)

(No class July 5) As a young woman impacted by breast cancer, you may desire tailored information to address your specific needs and improve your quality of life during and after breast cancer treatment. The Survivorship Series for Young Women Affected by Breast Cancer is a 4-part program that will provide information and support for women diagnosed with breast cancer before age 45. The program will cover topics such as sex and intimacy, early menopause, the late effects of treatment and genetic risks. Life with Cancer is proud to partner with Living Beyond Breast Cancer on this program series. Facilitator: Shairna Bluesteen, RN, BSN, OCN.
    • Registration is required
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>

Part of a series--automatically signs you up for all dates in series.

6:45pm

Reiki at Loudoun (44084 RP)

Reiki for Relaxation 2018 at Loudoun (44084 RP)

Registration opens on the first business day of each month. This ancient practice involves positioning the hands along the body to direct energy, release tension and discomfort, and enhance well-being. Dress comfortably and bring a blanket.
    • Returning clients, please register for just one appointment monthly
    • Registration is required
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend
    • If you miss two appointments without prior notice we may need to refer you to Reiki practitioners in the community.

    CLASS Details...>>


7:30pm

Young Adult Group (FC)

Young Adult Group 2018 (FC)

This is not your grandmother's support group. We talk about the things that no one else wants to talk about: dating, employment, fertility, and anything else that affects people in the 18-39 age range. Facilitators: Sage Bolte, PhD, LCSW, OSW-C and Molly Boehm, JD,MSW, LSW. Registration is required.

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1:00pm

Breast Surgery Pre (ILH-PER )

Breast Surgery Pre-Op Class, Inova Loudoun Hospital (ILH-PER )

If you are scheduled for a mastectomy or lumpectomy with reconstruction at Inova Loudoun Hospital, this educational class will help you prepare for surgery. You will receive an overview of what to expect from our oncology nurse navigator, physical and occupational therapists and oncology social worker. Family member may attend without registration. Instructor: Christine Stone RN, MSN, OCN. Registration is required; no exceptions.
    • Registration is required
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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10:30am

Zumba Gold, ILH, J (44084 RP)

2018 Zumba Gold, ILH (44084 RP)

No class May 25 or July 6. Come party to a fusion of Latin and International music/dance themes that create a dynamic, exciting, easy to do and FUN workout. The routines feature aerobic/fitness interval training with a combination of fast and slow rhythms that tone and sculpt the body.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


1:00pm

Yin Yoga for Pati (FO-LWC)

2018 Yin Yoga for Those in Treatment (FO-LWC)

No class July 6. Appropriate for all levels. Incorporating gentle movement and supported positions, Yin Yoga targets the deepest tissues of the body allowing increases in range of motion and promoting optimal health and vitality. Props and mats are provided. Please dress comfortably; bring a light blanket and water.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

    CLASS Details...>>


00:00pm

Coalesce: An Advan (FC)

Coalesce: An Advanced Breast Cancer Group (FC)

Meet weekly with women of all ages to share life's joys and sorrows. Prior screening is required as this is a closed group; please call facilitator, Shara Sosa, 703.698.2522.

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FULL class. Check back for possible openings.

10:00am

Walking the Labyri (FC)

Walking the Labyrinth 2018 (FC)

A labyrinth is an ancient symbol that relates to wholeness and represents a journey to our own center and back out again into the world. Walking the labyrinth has long been used as a tool for meditation and quiets the mind, opens the heart, grounds the body and can be helpful in creating balance. Learn about different ways to walk the labyrinth, and through meditation prepare to walk this ancient symbolic pathway as a guide to the sacredness of who you are. No knowledge or experience is necessary, just a willingness to explore this calming and centering process. Facilitated by Jean McCaw MA, LCPAT, ATR-BC Please register online.

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10:15am

Restorative Yoga (FC)

2018 Restorative Yoga, FC (FC)

May 4 class is cancelled. This class is appropriate for all fitness levels. Using bolsters, blocks and blankets to support your body, you'll easily melt into a pose. Gentle stretches, breath work and guided meditation deepen your practice. Please bring a blanket.
Important Movement Class Information
    • Registration is required
    • All Movement classes will skip the week of July 2
    • A signed Physical Activity Waiver is required for each previously unattended class in 2018 (go to lifewithcancer.org and hover over the "Register for a Class" Tab. Click on the third item down, "Class Forms", then physical-activity-waiver-fill-in)
    • Participants who are more than 2 years out of completing active treatment (chemotherapy, radiation, surgery, targeted therapies, and immunotherapies) are encouraged to consider making a donation of $5 per class
    • If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.

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Location Key:


 44084 RP:
  44084 RP, 44084 Riverside Parkway, Ste 400, Lower Level , Leesburg, VA, 20176    Map It

 AFC:
  Arlington Free Clinic, 2921 11th St S, Arlington, VA, 22204    Map It

 FC:
  Life with Cancer Family Center, 8411 Pennell Street, Fairfax, VA, 22031    Map It
www.lifewithcancer.org

 FC:
  Life with Cancer Family Center, 8411 Pennell St, Fairfax, VA, 22031-4505    Map It

 FO-B:
  Fair Oaks Cancer Center, Conference Rooms, 3580 Joseph Siewick Drive, Conference Rooms, Lower Level, Fairfax, VA, 22033    Map It

 FO-LWC:
  Fair Oaks Cancer Center, Life with Cancer Suite, 3580 Joseph Siewick Drive,  Lower Level, Suite 005, Fairfax, VA, 22033    Map It

 FO-RO:
  Fair Oaks Cancer Center, Radiation Oncology, 3580 Joseph Siewick Drive,  Lower Level, Suite, 001, Fairfax, VA, 22033    Map It

 IAH-AUD:
  Inova Alexandra Hospital-Auditorium , 4320 Seminary Road, Alexandria, VA, 22304    Map It

 IAH-CCW:
  Inova Alexandria Hospital Cancer Center Waiting Room, 4320 Seminary Road, Alexandria, VA, 22304    Map It

 IAH-E&T 1&2:
  Inova Alexandria Hospital Education and Training Center, Alexandria, VA, 22304

 IAH-HEC 3-5:
  Inova Alexandria Hospital Health Education Center, 4320 Seminary Rd,, Alexandria, VA, 22304    Map It

 IAH-LWC:
  Inova Alexandria Hospital- Life with Cancer Office, 4320 Seminary Road, Ste 1.NE.5.4, Alexandria, VA, 22304    Map It

 ILH-PEC:
  ILH-Patient Education Center, Leesburg, VA

 ILH-PER :
  Inova Loudoun Hospital Patient Education Room, 44045 Riverside Parkway, Leesburg, VA    Map It

 ILH-RO:
  Inova Loudoun Hospital-Radiation Oncology Center, 44035 Riverside Parkway, Ste. 100, Leesburg, VA, 20176    Map It

 LCSC:
  Loudoun County Senior Center, 21060 Whitfield Place, Sterling, VA, 20165    Map It


CLASS/GROUP REGISTRATION INFORMATION

LWC programs are designed for patients and their loved ones. Interested professionals should contact Drucilla.Brethwaite@invoa.org or Sage.Bolte@inova.org

-Classes, groups & counseling are FREE

-REGISTRATION IS REQUIRED FOR ALL GROUPS & CLASSES. Registration enables us to appropriately plan for materials and to contact you in case the class is cancelled or postponed.

-If you cannot attend a class/group for which you are registered, CANCEL your registration as soon as possible by completing the online cancellation form or calling 703.698.2526; this will allow another person to attend.