Art & Music

Using Creativity to Explore & Express Your Emotions

Art and music classes provide an opportunity to tap into one's creativity to explore and express the emotions that come up while on the cancer journey. The programs are for those currently dealing with cancer in their daily lives. This includes those in treatment, those who are coping with the physical and/or emotional side effects of treatment, those who are actively supporting someone with cancer or someone who is grieving the recent loss of a loved one from cancer.

Support for these programs is provided by Cuyahoga Arts & Culture

Yarn Works
 A knitting and crocheting group. Supplies and instruction provided. 

Instructors: Cathie Davidson and Susan Knight.

TGP East: Mondays, October 14 and 28, November 11 and 25, December 9, 1:30-3:00 | CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

TGP West: Wednesdays, October 2, November 6, December 4, 1:30-3:00 | CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Garden Art with Clay

Using our healing gardens as inspiration, create a wall pocket from clay to hang in your own garden and fill with fall flowers. Must attend first session to create the pocket.

TGP West: Thursday, October 3, 10, 17, 6:00-7:30pm | CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

TGP East: November 7, 14, 21, 1:00-2:30pm | CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Art and Drumming

TGP East: Tuesdays, October 15, 22, 1:30-3:00pm : CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Drumming Circle

Drums provided. No experience necessary.

TGP East: Wednesday, October 30, 6:30-7:30pm | CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Postcards for the Cause

Help pay it forward by creating watercolor and stamped postcards that will inspire others around the country who are on the cancer journey. These will be mailed to other centers participating in the project and we will receive ones they have sent. 

TGP West: Thursdays, December 5, 12, 19, 6:00-7:30pm | CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

Solstice Labyrinth Walk

Let go of the past year and set your intentions for the upcoming year through writing and singing.

TGP East: Tuesday, December 17, 4:30-5:30pm (Presenter: Melissa O'Grady) | CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

TGP West: Friday, December 20, 10:00-11:00am (Presenter: Eileen Coan) | CLICK HERE TO REGISTER

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Creating Art

For the last 10 years Kathy Johnson has held a fund-raiser at her shop Hudson Fine Art & Framing through the month of October called "In The Pink". She invites local...