July 13
New Normal

RiverBend Wellness Center
3516 E. Jefferson Blvd., South Bend, IN
4:00 p.m.

Treatments are over; cancer is over. Right? Not usually. Join Stacy Garton, MSW, LCSW as she explores how the residual effects of cancer treatments can affect relationships with your family and friends.

This class is free and open to the public.  

July 28
Managing Your Financial Resources

RiverBend Wellness Center
3516 E. Jefferson Blvd., South Bend, IN
10:00 a.m.

Edie Sutton, Extension Coordinator, Consumer and Family Sciences, Purdue University Extension, will teach you tips and tricks for managing your budget in light of the financial burden of paying for cancer treatments.

This class is free and open to the public.  

July 30
Chalk Talk with Dr. Baker

RiverBend Wellness Center
3516 E. Jefferson Blvd., South Bend, IN
4:00 p.m.

Dr. Brian Baker, Professor of Chemistry & Biochemistry and Associate Dean for Research & Graduate Studies in the College of Science at the University of Notre Dame, will explain the role of the immune system in cancer prevention, development, and control. He will also discuss how immunology is giving rise to many new avenues in cancer treatment.

This class is free and open to the public.  

August 4
In the Kitchen with Edie

RiverBend Wellness Center
3516 E. Jefferson Blvd., South Bend, IN
10:00 a.m.

Healthy eating can be fun and easy! Nutritionist Edie, Sutton, Extension Coordinator, Consumer and Family Sciences, Purdue University Extension, will create simple and healthy recipes for you to taste during this class. You are guaranteed to want to make these dishes at home!

This class is free and open to the public. 

August 20
Creative Expression

RiverBend Wellness Center
3516 E. Jefferson Blvd., South Bend, IN
4:00 p.m.

Join area artist Cricket Berry as we let our creative juices flow and create a one-of-a-kind piece of art.

Advanced registration is required.
574-287-4197

August 25
Herbs: More Than Good Taste

RiverBend Wellness Center
3516 E. Jefferson Blvd., South Bend, IN
10:00 a.m.

If you are intimidated by all te greenery on sale at your local market, Heather Borsa RD, CSO, CD will guide you through a range of different herbs available, their health benefits and how to include them in everyday cooking. Come and learn more about the taste and health benefits of these vibrant aromatics!

This class is free and open to the public. 

October 5
Look Good Feel Better

Michiana Hematology Oncology, Mishawaka
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

Look Good Feel Better provides information and cosmetic advice to women battling cancer. This training includes hands-on instruction on makeup, skin care and suggestions for using wigs, turban and scarves. It also includes tips on nail care while undergoing treatment.

Cosmetics are provided for you personal make-over. This program is free of charge and facilitated by trained, licensed cosmetologists - all American Cancer Society volunteers. 

Advanced registration is required. 
800-227-2345 

 

October 5
Look Good Feel Better

Michiana Hematology Oncology, Westville
5:00 p.m. - 7:00 p.m.

 Look Good Feel Better provides information and cosmetic advice to women battling cancer. This training includes hands-on instruction on makeup, skin care and suggestions for using wigs, turbans and scarves. It also includes tips on nail care while undergoing treatment. 

Cosmetics are provided for you personal make-over. This program is free of charge and facilitated by trained, licensed cosmetologists - all American Cancer Society volunteers. 

Advanced registration is required. 
800-227-2345