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December

2014

Holiday & School Vacation Tips for Families Touched by Cancer

By: Casey Durkin

Make a Plan – the holidays will be challenging.  Take charge and together with your family – plan for this challenge.  It is always easier to be proactive rather than reactive.  Whatever you choose to plan – stick to it. Have a Plan for Changes in Routine – Winter breaks from school can be difficult…

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December

2014

Shop the next Warehouse Sale – Saturday, January 10th

By: Editor

Join us at our next home furnishings warehouse sale. All the fabulous furniture and home collectibles will be 50% off. Shop Saturday, January 10th from 9:00am-2:00pm. Click here for more information on our warehouse sales and how to donate. To see a sample of the types of items you might find at our warehouse click…

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November

2014

Celebrating Our Caring Community

By: beth darmstadter

A Special Thank You to Our Caring Community  We are grateful to the groups, individuals and businesses that put on events through the summer to support the free programs and services provided to individuals and families touched by cancer at The Gathering Place. Click the link below to see a listing of all the generous…

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October

2014

Symposium for Those with Brain Cancer

By: Kristina Austin

Join us on Saturday, November 1st for updates on the latest treatments for brain cancer, strategies for stress reduction and coping, and how to manage mood and cognitive challenges. Support and discussion groups will be offered to those diagnosed with primary brain cancer and members of their support network. The symposium is being held at…

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24

October

2014

Making Quinoa Confetti Salad on Fox 8

By: Kristina Austin

This morning our registered dietitian Beth Bennett was on Fox 8 with Wayne Dawson making  a Quinoa Confetti Salad. In our hands-on cooking classes at The Gathering Place, Beth introduces participants to different recipes that include cancer fighting foods.  This recipe that Beth shared on Fox 8 can be made with different types of vegetables….

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05

August

2014

The Gathering Place Warehouse Sale – Saturday, November 1st

By: Editor

We’re overflowing with gorgeous new inventory at The Gathering Place Warehouse. Select items 20% off. Join us at our next home furnishings warehouse sale Saturday, November 1st from 9:00am-1:00pm. The warehouse is located at 4911 Commerce Parkway, Warrensville Heights, 44128. Cash or credit card only. The Gathering Place Warehouse accepts furniture, crystal, china, lighting, rugs,…

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03

July

2014

The Stories Behind Race for the Place 2014

By: Kristina Austin

We are so grateful to the sponsors, participants, team captains, donors and volunteers that made Race for the Place 2014 such a big success. Over 4,600 runners and walkers joined us at Beachwood Place this year and helped to raise over $332,000 to support our free programs and services for individuals and families touched by…

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April

2014

Fit In A Minute

By: Stephen Cerne

At The Gathering Place we recognize the important role that exercise can play in helping to address the side effects from cancer treatment like fatigue, muscle loss, loss of balance, strength and flexibility. We offer a number of exercise programs at our Richman Family Wellness Center in Beachwood and at our location in Westlake. If…

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April

2014

Healthy Minute

By: Kristina Austin

Thanks for checking out our short video segments that share recipes and tips from A to Z on preparing foods that are nutritious, delicious and have cancer fighting benefits. Each segment is only one minute long and you can visit our blog page for more videos and recipes.  Our latest installment is below.   Steamed…

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April

2014

New Exhibits at The Gathering Place Art Galleries

By: Sara Orlowski

The Gathering Place announces two new exhibits at our west and east-side galleries, each featuring works by our participants. The work of Adrianne Pitts graces our halls on the east side.  Pitts sites art therapy at The Gathering Place as renewing her passion for creating original work.  The power of her work is obvious as…

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