Monthly Education Series: Grief Matters
Grief Matters is a monthly education series offered to explore topics of interest to those grieving the loss of a loved one. Join us on the last Wednesday of each month for a different topic.
Christmas Ornament Making Workshop | Wednesday, December 2, 2020 from 6PM – 8PM
Come and decorate an ornament in memory of your loved one and enjoy some holiday refreshments. Participants will receive their own ornament, and we will have delicious cookies available for you todecorate as well! Programs are intended for children ages 5-18 and their parent or caregiver. Children may not attend workshops on their own. This workshop is free to attend. RSVP by Friday, November 27, 2020.
New Year, New Style | Wednesday, January 27, 2021 at 6pm
New Year, New Style: Looking to refresh your “coping skills closet” in the new year? Learn about the benefits and limitations of various coping styles to determine if they might be a good fit for you. Exercises and demonstrations will be provided to attendees. This event is free to attend. Please check back soon for online registration.
Love Never Ends | Wednesday, February 24, 2021 at 6pm
If “grief is the price we pay for love,” what do we do with the love that remains when a special person has died? Join us for an evening of reflection and explore ways to find an enduring connection with your loved one. Attendees will create a memorial keepsake to take home. There is a $10 fee for each participant. Please check back soon for online registration.
Introduction to Walking Meditation | Wednesday, March 31, 2021 at 6pm
Curious to know how ordinary walking may be transformed into a healing experience? Learn more about the positive impact that walking meditation can have on your physical body, mental health, and overall well-being. Attendees will have an opportunity to practice and participate in interactive exercises. This event is free to attend. Please check back soon for online registration.
Check back monthly for new programs. Upcoming topics include
• Biblical Perspectives on Grief
• Pet Loss
• Medication and Grief
• Grieving Parents Raising Grieving Children
Previous Topics: Essential Oils & Grief, Picking Up the Pieces: Honoring Grief and Connection Through Kintsugi