Lectures & Workshops

Our lectures and workshops cover a wide variety of cancer related information and topics of interest presented by health care professionals and practitioners of various specialties.

Detoxify Your Home and Garden

Replace toxic cleaning & landscaping products with safe, low cost alternatives made from household ingredients. Presenter: Elizabeth Hiser, CPSWQ

TGP West: Tuesday, July 10, 6:30-7:30pm (CLICK HERE TO REGISTER)


Building Resilience: A Chat in the Garden

Learn how to bend without breaking.

TGP East: Thursdays, July 19 & August 2, 6:30-8:00pm (CLICK HERE TO REGISTER)


What Does It Mean to Be a Cancer Survivor?

Participate in a panel discussion with healthcare professionals and cancer survivors. Interactive art, music, fitness and cooking demonstrations. Presented by MetroHealth Cancer Center in collaboration with The Gathering Place. Lunch provided. Parking ticket validated. Visit metrohealth.org/cancer or call 216.778.8557.

Thursday, August 2, 10:00am-2:00pm

MetroHealth Medical Center, 2500 MetroHealth Drive, Rammelkamp 170


Expert Symptom Management and Support for Those with Cancer

For those with advanced disease and their family members. Presenter: Desi Carozza, MD

TGP West: Tuesday, April 24, 6:30-8:00pm (CLICK HERE TO REGISTER)


Women of Color Retreat for those Diagnosed with Cancer

Spend the day in Norma's garden using gentle movement, journaling, art and drumming as tools for coping with the impact of cancer. Lunch provided.

TGP East: Sunday, August 5, 10:00am-4:15pm (CLICK HERE TO REGISTER)


Family History: Do You Have a Cancer Risk?

Information about genetic counseling for all types of cancer will be discussed.

TGP West: Thursday, August 16, 6:30-8:00pm (CLICK HERE TO REGISTER)


Sleep Better; Feel Better

Learn practical tips that will help you get a healthy night's sleep.

TGP West: Tuesday, September 11, 6:30-8:00pm (CLICK HERE TO REGISTER)


Ketogenic Diet

Learn about the ketogenic very low carb diet and its use in cancer care. 

TGP East: Wednesday, September 12, 6:30-8:00pm (CLICK HERE TO REGISTER)

Moving Forward-8 week program

For those currently in treatment or have finished treatment with the last year. Includes twice weekly fitness training, healthy cooking classes and a weekly support group. Written permission from physician required.

TGP East: Orientation: Monday, September 17, 6:00-7:30pm (CLICK HERE TO REGISTER)

Program: Mondays & Wednesdays, 6:00-8:15pm, September 24-November 14

TGP West: Orientation: Thursday, September 20, 5:30-7:00pm (CLICK HERE TO REGISTER)

Program: Mondays & Thursdays, 5:30-7:30pm, September 27-November 15

Movements for Self-Care

Learn basic techniques for Tai Chi, Qigong and Tapping. Presenter Jeannie Koran

TGP East: Tuesday, September 25, 6:30-7:30pm (CLICK HERE TO REGISTER)

TGP West: Tuesday, July 24, 6:30-7:30pm (CLICK HERE TO REGISTER)


Financial Assistance Resources for Those on the Cancer Journey

Learn about financial assistance resources.

TGP East: Saturday, September 29, 12:30-2:00pm, 1-1 appointments with local agencies 2:00-3:30pm (CLICK HERE TO REGISTER)


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