Events Calendar

Monday, July 25, 2022
Pink Speaker Series (In Spanish) – Karen Mo, MD
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
An open Health & Wellness Workshop for breast cancer survivors and everyone interested in achieving their optimal healt
h through self-care modalities – sleep, pain management, cannabis, supplements and nutrition. Dr. Karen Mo, a family physician with UCD Health system will facilitate the workshop which will also include a Q & A session. RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for the Zoom link to join us.

Saturday, July 16, 2022
Morning Walk
9:00 am – 10:00 am
Join us for a scenic outdoor morning walk.  Park at Tandem Properties (3500 Anderson Rd, Davis) to meet and walk a scenic 1-3 mile loop at your own pace by the Northstar Pond  The walk is open to everyone, and we look forward to seeing you! RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org.

Monday, July 11, 2022
Pink Speaker Series (In Spanish) – Alicia Silva, MD
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
Join our open workshop with our board member Dr. Alicia Silva, a general surgeon at Sutter Hospital.  The Breast Cancer Workshop will include a presentation for our Spanish speaking community covering prevention and treatment options with a Q & A session at the end. RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for the Zoom link to join us.

Monday, June 27, 2022
Peer to Peer Connection – Denise Rose, Certified Life Coach
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
An opportunity to connect with Pink Peers and others impacted by breast cancer.  Share experiences, and provide support in a comfortable and confidential environment which will be facilitated by Denise Rose, a Certified Life Coach & Thriving Pink Board Member.  Find “Sustenance for the Journey” to “Strengthen Your Support System”. The virtual gathering is open to all breast cancer survivors, including those who are newly diagnosed, to find mutual support. RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for Zoom link.

Saturday, June 18, 2022
Morning Walk
9:00 am – 10:00 am
Join us for a scenic outdoor morning walk.  Park at Tandem Properties (3500 Anderson Rd, Davis) to meet and walk a scenic 1-3 mile loop at your own pace by the Northstar Pond  The walk is open to everyone, and we look forward to seeing you! RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org.

Monday, June 13, 2022
Pink Speaker Series – Jason Marengo, MD
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
Join our open workshop with special guest Dr. Jason Marengo, an Oncoplastic Surgeon at NorthBay Healthcare.  He will present options for reconstructive surgery and an overview of how cancer can be removed with little collateral damage to the existing breast-structure.   We welcome everyone to join us. RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for a Zoom link.

Monday, May 23, 2022
Pink Speaker Series – Anne Peled, MD
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
Join our open workshop with special guest Dr. Anne Peled, the Co-Director of Sutter Health California Pacific Medical Center in San Francisco.  She will focus on patient-centered advances in breast cancer care and share her own perspectives as a breast cancer surgeon-survivor.   We welcome everyone to join us. RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for a Zoom link.

Saturday, May 21, 2022
Morning Walk
9:00 am – 10:00 am
Join us for a scenic morning walk at the UC Davis Arboretum. Park at the Davis Commons and meet at the shovel archway. Several Pink Peers will be leading the group.  Walk at our own pace – about 1.5 miles.  We look forward to seeing you! RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org.

Monday, May 9, 2022
Pink Speaker Series – Holly Rodriguez PT
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
Join our open workshop with special guest Holly Rodriguez, a certified physical therapist at Kaiser Hospital, and a Thriving Pink board member.   She will focus on Lymphedema – risk reduction and treatment. We welcome everyone to join us. RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for a Zoom link.

Monday, April 25, 2022
Pink Speaker Series – Claudia De Young, MD
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
Join our open workshop with special guest Dr. Claudia De Young, who specializes in Breast Cancer Survivorship.  She is the Breast Cancer Director at South Sacramento Kaiser Hospital, and open to answer any questions you may have, including healthy lifestyle choices, scans, monitoring, and how to navigate a long term diagnosis.  We welcome everyone to join us. RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for a Zoom link.

Friday, April 22, 2022
6th Annual Pink Gala
5:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Join us at the beautiful outdoor venue location at the Yin Ranch – main house back patio.  We will be recognizing our Local Pink Heroes and Granting Pink Recipients.  Thank you for supporting our mission and our Thriving Pink community!  We look forward to seeing you at this special event!  Please email info@thrivingpink.org with questions and to sponsor the event.  We will provide a link for seat and table reservations in the near future.

Monday, April 11, 2022
Pink Speaker Series – Virginia Pier, Oncology Certified PT
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
Join us for this open workshop with guest speaker Virginia Pier, who holds a doctorate in physical therapy and specializes in oncology and women’s health. Her presentation on “Pelvic health & Intimacy After Breast Cancer” will provide therapeutic exercises for the pelvic floor,pharmacological and natural treatments to improve intimacy, and show how the loss of estrogen affects sexual function. She will also be available to answer questions. Please RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for a Zoom link.

Saturday, April 16, 2022
Morning Walk
10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us for a physically distanced outdoor morning walk with masks.   Park at Tandem Properties (3500 Anderson Rd, Davis) to meet and walk a scenic 1-3 mile loop at your own pace by the Northstar Pond  The walk is open to everyone, and we look forward to seeing you! RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org.

Monday, March 28, 2022
Pink Speaker Series – Natalie Ledesma, Registered Dietician Nutritionist
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
Join our open workshop with special guest Natalie Ledesma, a registered dietician nutritionist with nearly 25 years of experience.  She is board-certified in oncology nutrition and the founding dietician for the nutrition program at the UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Family Center.  She is also a certified LEAP therapist who helps to manage adverse food reactions.  She develops client-centered plans focusing on vitality and wellness.  She helps others navigate through health concerns, including fatigue, brain fog, weight challenges, inflammation, blood sugar levels, and digestive health.RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for a Zoom link.

Saturday, March 19, 2022
Morning Walk
10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us for a physically distanced outdoor morning walk with masks.   Park at Tandem Properties (3500 Anderson Rd, Davis) to meet and walk a scenic 1-3 mile loop at your own pace by the Northstar Pond  The walk is open to everyone, and we look forward to seeing you! RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org.

Monday, March 14, 2022
Pink Speaker Series – Carlin Hauck, MD
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
Join our open workshop with special guest Dr. Carlin Hauck, a radiation oncologist at Sutter Health Group in Sacramento.  Dr. Hauck focuses on treating patients with breast cancer, and will be providing an overview with updates about radiotherapy treatments. We welcome everyone to join us. RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for a Zoom link.

Monday, February 28, 2022
Pink Speaker Series – Jan Adrian
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
Join our open workshop with special guest Jan Adrian, the Founder/Director of Healing Journeys. Jan will share her personal journey and story – surviving and thriving with the diagnosis of three primary cancers since 1989. She is an inspiring speaker, and a past Thriving Pink grant awardee.  We welcome everyone to join us. RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for a Zoom link.

Saturday, February 19, 2022
Morning Walk
10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us for a physically distanced outdoor morning walk with masks.   Park at Tandem Properties (3500 Anderson Rd, Davis) to meet and walk a scenic 1-3 mile loop at your own pace by the Northstar Pond  The walk is open to everyone, and we look forward to seeing you! RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org.

Monday, February 14, 2022
Pink Speaker Series – Lai Fong Hui, MD
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
Dr. Lai Fong Hui is board certified in Hematology and Oncology, and has been selected by her peers as a “Top Doctor” awardee in Sacramento Magazine. She believes in the promotion of healthy living, and attends many conferences to be at the forefront of advances in treatment. She serves as the lead for the quality committee at Kaiser Permanente for the community cancer program.  We welcome everyone to join us. RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for Zoom link.

Monday, January 24, 2022
Pink Speaker Series – Aimee Lily Lazarus, MA
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
The beginning of each year is a new moment for hopeful reflection.  Certified Life Coach Aimee Lily Lazarus, MA, will facilitate and lead our group to discover simple tools to offer strength, comfort, and support to friends and breast cancer survivors this upcoming year.  An opportunity to connect, get grounded, and discover the truth of who we are in our hearts and what matters the most to us.  We welcome everyone to join us. RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for Zoom link.

Monday, January 10, 2022
Pink Speaker Series – Mili Arora, MD
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
Advances in the Management of Breast Cancer.  Our guest speaker this month is Dr. Mili Arora, a Program Director in the Division of Hematology & Oncology at UC Davis Medical Center.  She also serves as the Chair of the Breast Malignancies Disease Team Committee. Her principal research and clinical interests focus on breast cancer, and she has a specific interest in triple negative breast cancer.We have invited her to discuss how to manage breast cancer side effects from endocrine drug therapy (such as Tamoxifen, AIs) and also to speak about her research on turmeric and joint pain reduction.  We welcome everyone to join us. RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for Zoom link.

Monday, December 13, 2021
Peer to Peer Connection – with Pink Peers
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
“Holiday Positivity” is an opportunity to chat and connect with Pink Peers, share experiences, and provide support in a comfortable and confidential environment.  The virtual gathering is open to all breast cancer survivors, including those who are newly diagnosed, to find mutual support. RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for Zoom link.

Saturday, November 20, 2021
Davis Turkey Trot
8:20 am
Join our Pink Team at the Davis Turkey Trot on Sat. Nov. 20th! Walk with us and visit our Thriving Pink booth for hot chocolate and coffee. Sign-up for the two mile walk/jog here: https://runsignup.com/Race/CA/Davis/DavisTurkeyTrot. We are meeting at 6th and B St. at 8:20 am. (Starts at 8:45 am, and we are meeting earlier to meet up as a group to walk together). Looking forward to seeing everyone at this festive community event right before Thanksgiving!

Monday, November 8, 2021
Pink Speaker Series – Whitney Hasty
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
Our guest speaker, Whitney Hasty is a BOC Certified Fitter and Manager at Enhance. Join us to learn about helpful garments and post surgery items for healing and comfort – vests, mastectomy bras/camisoles, prothesis, pads, compression garments, and other clothing items for style, proper fit, and insurance coverage. 
This will be a positive and engaging opportunity.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for the Zoom link.

Monday, October 25, 2021
Peer to Peer Connection – with Pink Peers
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
“A Cup of Conversation” for those diagnosed with breast cancer to connect with others on the same journey. Pink Peers are here to chat with you, share experiences, and provide support in a comfortable and confidential environment.  The gathering is open to all breast cancer survivors, including those who are newly diagnosed, to find mutual support. RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for Zoom link.

Saturday, October 23, 2021
Morning Walk
10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us for a physically distanced outdoor morning walk with masks.  Meeting at UCD Arboretum by shovel archway.  Park at Davis Commons. Enjoy the scenic 40 min walk which is open to everyone.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org.

Monday, October 11, 2021
Pink Speaker Series – Dr. Gloria Petruzzelli
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
Our guest speaker, Dr. Petruzzelli is a licensed clinical psychologist and mindfulness teacher. Her focus for this workshop will be on the importance of healthy and consistent boundaries for self-care.
She brings over 10 years of experience in the area of positive psychology techniques, mindfulness based cognitive approaches, and lifestyle approaches.RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for the Zoom link.

Monday, September 27, 2021
Pink Speaker Series – Kristie Howlett, NP
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
Kristie Howlett has a telemedicine practice through Howlett Integrative Cancer Care to increase the immune function and decrease toxicity of treatment for those going through treatment into survivorship.  She has over 14 years of experience as an Oncology Clinical Nurse Specialist with a post masters degree in Adult-Geriatric Care. 
RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for the Zoom link.

Saturday, September 18, 2021
Morning Walk
9:00 am – 10:00 am
Join us for a physically distanced outdoor morning walk with masks.  Meeting at Tandem Properties (3500 Anderson Rd, Davis) to walk a scenic 1.5 mile loop by the Northstar Lake.  The walk is open to everyone.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org.

Monday, September 13, 2021
Pink Speaker Series – Melissa Williams, MD
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
Dr. Williams will provide updates from the 2021 ASCO Conference: American Society of Clinical Oncology highlighting recent advances in breast cancer treatment.
This session does not address individual medical situations, but does provide an informative overview of the horizon of breast cancer care.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for the Zoom link.

Thursday, September 2, 2021
Stitches of Love – Patti Hadrava
10:00 am to 3:00 pm, County Fair Fashion Mall (1264 Gibson Rd, Woodland.  Enter the right side of WalMart).  Patti Hadrava, a local breast cancer survivor and Thriving Pink volunteer, leads this wonderful group.  Join us to make quilts, face masks, heart-shaped mastectomy recovery pillows, and other special items as thoughtful gifts to support our Thriving Pink community. Lots of space at the mall!  Masks recommended. Beginners are welcome! Please RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org.

Monday, August 23, 2021
Pink Speaker Series – Elizabeth Fulmer, Reiki Practitioner
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
Reiki is a practice which provides calming stress-relief, helps to alleviate insomnia, and can provide a feeling of overall balance and well-being. This workshop includes an overview of the history and principles of Reiki. RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for the Zoom link.

Saturday, August 21, 2021
Morning Walk
8:30 am – 9:30 am
Join us for a physically distanced outdoor morning walk with masks.  Meeting at Tandem Properties (3500 Anderson Rd, Davis) to walk a scenic 1.5 mile loop by the Northstar Lake.  The walk is open to everyone.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org.

Monday, July 26, 2021
Peer to Peer Connection – Pink Peers
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
“A Cup of Conversation” for those diagnosed with breast cancer to connect with others on the same journey. Pink Peers are here to chat with you, share experiences, and provide support in a comfortable and confidential environment.  The gathering is open to all breast cancer survivors, including those who are newly diagnosed, to find mutual support. RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for Zoom link.

Saturday, July 24, 2021
Morning Walk
8:30 am – 9:30 am
Join us for a scenic outdoor morning walk.
 Meeting at the UC Davis Arboretum (Shovel Archway entrance) to walk an easy loop.  Meet friends and connect with others.  There will be a walk leader as well.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org.

Monday, July 12, 2021
SPANISH Breast Cancer Detection & Treatment – Alicia Silva MD
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
Dr. Alicia Silva, a general surgeon at Sutter Davis Hospital, is presenting this workshop IN SPANISH to serve this population of our community.  Help us to reach out to others who could benefit from this informative workshop focusing on wellness, breast cancer detection and treatmentRSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for Zoom Link.

Monday, June 28, 2021
Gentle Yoga & Mindful Movement Workshop – Dion Wiedenhoefer
7:00 pm to 8:15 pm, Via Zoom
Be renewed with breathing and movement practices that promote restoration and healthy connections with yourself and others. There will be gentle stretches and no equipment is needed.  This workshop will be led and facilitated by Dion Wiedenhoefer, A Trauma Sensitive Yoga Facilitator.  Breast cancer survivors and their supporters/friends are all welcome to attend this free workshop.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for Zoom Link.

Saturday, June 19, 2021
Morning Walk
9:30 am – 10:30 am
Join us for a scenic outdoor morning walk.
 Meeting at the UC Davis Arboretum (Shovel Archway entrance) to walk an easy loop.  Meet friends and connect with others.  There will be a walk leader as well.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org.

Monday, June 14, 2021
Pink Speaker Series – Claudia De Young, MD
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
Join us for this open workshop focusing on “Breast Cancer Survivorship”.  Our Pink Speaker Series is open to everyone in our community. We hope you can join us! Dr. Claudia De young has served as the Director of the Breast Cancer Clinic at Kaiser Hospital for 16 years, and oversees the cancer survivorship program.  She will share how to maximize health and well-being after the initial diagnosis.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for the Zoom link.

Saturday, May 29, 2021
Morning Walk
9:00 am – 10:00 am
Join us for a physically distanced outdoor morning walk with masks.  Meeting at Tandem Properties (3500 Anderson Rd, Davis) to walk a scenic 2 mile loop by the Northstar Lake.  The walk is open to everyone.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org.

Monday, May 24, 2021
Pink Speaker Series – Neesha Patel, PhD
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
Join us for this open workshop focusing on “Mindfulness & Wellness Meditation”.  Our Pink Speaker Series is open to everyone in our community. We hope you can join us! Dr. Neesha Patel is a psychologist and a Behavioral Health Consultant.  She will be leading a metta (loving-kindness) meditation.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for the Zoom link.

Friday, April 30, 2021
5th ANNUAL PINK GALA
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
Join us to celebrate 26 Granting Pink Awardees, our wonderful volunteers, and generous supporters!  Many Local Pink Heroes in our community – including Dr. John Chuck, the National Charity League, and Patti Hadrava, Community Service Awardees.  Please RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for the Zoom link.

Monday, April 26, 2021
Pink Speaker Series – Brenda Gustin, PhD
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
Join us for this open workshop focusing on “The Power of the Mind in Healing”.  Dr. Gustin, the Co-Director of the Radiant Health Center, will provide an overview of positive visualization and affirmations for wellness, and guide participants in a practice.  Please RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for the Zoom link.

Saturday, April 24, 2021
Pink Buddies (teen gathering)
10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us for a physically distanced outdoor social gathering for teens (who have a parent diagnosed with breast cancer). Meeting at Northstar Park side of Tandem Properties (3500 Anderson Rd, Davis).  Please bring and wear a mask.  This is a great opportunity to connect with others while making tie-dye bandanas!  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org.

Monday, April 12, 2021
Pink Speaker Series – Sandy Borowsky, MD
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
Join us for this open workshop with Dr. Borowsky who specializes in Diagnostic Breast Pathology at UC Davis Health.  He will present recent advances in the diagnosis and treatment of breast cancer. He also serves as the Principal Investigator for the Wisdom Study which examines a personalized approach to mammograms.  Please RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for the Zoom link.

Saturday, March 27, 2021
Morning Walk
10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us for a physically distanced outdoor morning walk with masks.  Teens can also socialize and connect with supervised activities in the new Pink Buddies program.  Meeting at Tandem Properties (3500 Anderson Rd, Davis) to walk a scenic 2 mile loop by the Northstar Lake.  The walk is open to everyone.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org.

Monday, March 22, 2021
Pink Speaker Series – Nancy Ledesma, Certified Dietician Nutritionist
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
Join us for this open workshop with guest speaker Natalie Ledesma, a board certified specialist in oncology nutrition.  Her focus areas include diet and lifestyle plans designed to promote vitality and wellness to enhance physical and mental wellness.  She works with clients during and beyond cancer treatment who are navigating fatigue, digestive issues, weight challenges, and other issues.  Please RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for the Zoom link.

Monday, March 8, 2021
Pink Speaker Series – Virginia Pier, Oncology Certified Physical Therapist
7:00 pm – 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
“Pelvic Health & Intimacy After Breast Cancer”.  Join us for this open workshop with guest speaker Virginia Pier, who holds a doctorate in physical therapy and specializes in oncology and women’s health.  Her presentation will include how the loss of estrogen affects sexual dysfunction, therapeutic exercises for the pelvic floor, and pharmacological and natural treatments to improve intimacy.  She will also be available to answer questions.  Please RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for the Zoom link.

Thursday, March 4, 2021
Stitches of Love – Patti Hadrava
10:30 am to 12:00 pm, via Zoom.  Patti Hadrava, a local breast cancer survivor and Thriving Pink volunteer, leads this wonderful group.  Join us to make quilts, face masks, heart-shaped mastectomy recovery pillows, and other special items as thoughtful gifts to support our Thriving Pink community. Beginners are welcome! Please RSVP for Zoom link.

Monday, February 22, 2021
Peer to Peer Connection 
7:00 pm – 8:39 pm, Via Zoom
Join us for “A Cup of Conversation” with local breast cancers, including those newly diagnosed, to talk with others who have been on this journey.  Pink Peers are here to chat, share experiences, and provide support in a confidential environment.  Bring a copy of Joe, hot chocolate tea, or sparkling water.  A special thank you to the group facilitators, Guillermina Campos Perez & Andrea Mayer, board members and breast cancer survivors.  This gathering is open to all those diagnosed with breast cancer to find mutual support.  Please RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for the Zoom link.

Saturday, February 20, 2021
Morning Walk
10:00 am – 11:00 am
Join us for a physically distanced outdoor morning walk with masks.  Teens can also socialize and connect with supervised activities in the new Pink Buddies program.  Meeting at Tandem Properties (3500 Anderson Rd, Davis) to walk a scenic 2 mile loop by the Northstar Lake.  The walk is open to everyone.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org.

Monday, February 8, 2021
Pink Speaker Series – Nicole Carbo, MD
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm, Via Zoom
Breast Imaging Methods Mammograms, MRI, Ultrasound, Pet Scans”.  An educational workshop presented by Dr. Nicole Carbo, Diagnostic Radiologist at Sutter Hospital.  Open to everyone.  Dr. Carbo will also be available to answer questions at the end of the workshop.  Please RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org for the Zoom link.

Thursday, February 4, 2021
Stitches of Love – Patti Hadrava
10:30 am to 12:00 pm, via Zoom.  Hope you can join us for this time of sharing and connection. Patti Hadrava, a local breast cancer survivor and Thriving Pink volunteer, leads this wonderful group. We are making quilts, face masks, heart-shaped mastectomy recovery pillows and other special items as thoughtful gifts to support our Thriving Pink community. Beginners are welcome! Please RSVP for Zoom link.

Monday, February 1, 2021
Writers Circle – Melissa Lyans
7:00 pm to 8:30 pm, Via Zoom
Facilitated by Melissa Lyans, a local breast cancer survivor and Thriving Pink volunteer who is sharing a positive experience with writing, journaling, and the power of reflection.  Prompts and guidance are provided.  No writing experience is required.  This is also a gathering to openly share experiences in a supportive environment.  Breast cancer survivors and their supporters/friends are all welcome to attend this free workshop.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org

Monday, January 25, 2021
Pink Speaker Series – Covid Vaccine Workshop, Dr. Robert Wiebe & Emma Hunter MPH
7:00 pm – 8:00 pm, Via Zoom
As COVID-19 vaccine doses are starting to be distributed, there remain many questions about the types of vaccines available, the distribution, timing, costs, other concerns. While this landscape is rapidly evolving, many with underlying health conditions, including those diagnosed with breast cancer, are seeking critical information to make the best decisions for their health.  This workshop will be led by Dr. Robert Wiebe, the Chief Medical Officer at Common Spirit Health and Emma Hunter, MPH.  There will also be time for Q & A for attendees to ask questions towards the end of the workshop. Please RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org to attend this virtual Zoom workshop.

Monday, January 11, 2021
Pink Connection Support – Pam Cordano, LMFT
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Via Zoom
Looking forward to connecting with friends in the Thriving Pink community as we start the New Year!  Embracing a hopeful outlook in 2021!  This workshop and gathering will be facilitated and led by Pam Cordano, LMFT.  We will focus on sharing, connection, self-care, and compassion. Please RSVP for the Zoom link.

Thursday, January 7, 2021
Stitches of Love – Patti Hadrava
10:30 am to 12:00 pm, via Zoom.  Hope you can join us for this time of sharing and connection. Patti Hadrava, a local breast cancer survivor and Thriving Pink volunteer, leads this wonderful group. Quilts, face masks, heart-shaped mastectomy recovery pillows and other special items are handmade as thoughtful gifts to support our Thriving Pink community. Beginners are welcome! Please RSVP for Zoom link.

Monday, January 4, 2021
Writers Circle – Melissa Lyans
7:00 pm to 8:00 pm, Via Zoom
Facilitated by Melissa Lyans, a local breast cancer survivor and Thriving Pink volunteer who is sharing a positive experience with writing, journaling, and the power of reflection.  Prompts and guidance are provided.  No writing experience is required.  This is also a gathering to openly share experiences in a supportive environment.  Breast cancer survivors and their supporters/friends are all welcome to attend this free workshop.  RSVP to info@thrivingpink.org.