CALENDAR

 

FEATURED EVENTS

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   NEW Parent Support Circle   (in partnership with Children's Hospital Oncology Program)   This series of six monthly gatherings will be a time for parents to explore their shared and unique experiences, and to receive support from those in similar circumstances. This group is open to all oncology and hematology parents who have a child with cancer in active treatment. Please  call or e-mail  for a space, as numbers are limited.  See calendar  for more dates. 


NEW Parent Support Circle (in partnership with Children's Hospital Oncology Program)

This series of six monthly gatherings will be a time for parents to explore their shared and unique experiences, and to receive support from those in similar circumstances. This group is open to all oncology and hematology parents who have a child with cancer in active treatment. Please call or e-mail for a space, as numbers are limited. See calendar for more dates. 

   Summer Retreat - FULL  Saturday, July 28th to Thursday, August 2nd  This is our seasonal weeklong retreat, at the beautiful  Brew Creek Centre  as always. A small group of participants will immerse themselves in various experiences for deep personal reflection and community connection.


Summer Retreat - FULL
Saturday, July 28th to Thursday, August 2nd

This is our seasonal weeklong retreat, at the beautiful Brew Creek Centre as always. A small group of participants will immerse themselves in various experiences for deep personal reflection and community connection.

   Callanish Writes in VanDusen Garden   Tuesday, August 14th, 1:00pm to 4:30pm   Join us in a feast for the senses as we take time in good company to savour the season’s trees and flowers. We will meet by the ticket booth at 1:00pm for a slow walk to our "usual spot" and for a prompt group start at 1:30pm (weather permitting). Please register in advance.  See calendar for more details.


Callanish Writes in VanDusen Garden
Tuesday, August 14th, 1:00pm to 4:30pm

Join us in a feast for the senses as we take time in good company to savour the season’s trees and flowers. We will meet by the ticket booth at 1:00pm for a slow walk to our "usual spot" and for a prompt group start at 1:30pm (weather permitting). Please register in advance. See calendar for more details.

   Victoria Fondo  Saturday, August 18th, 2018  Cycling Team Callanish will ride the Tour de Victoria.  Learn more and donate now . 


Victoria Fondo
Saturday, August 18th, 2018

Cycling Team Callanish will ride the Tour de Victoria. Learn more and donate now


WEEKLY & MONTHLY EVENTS

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   Family Support Circle  Typically once a month on a Tuesday afternoon 4:00pm to 6:00pm  A group for parents/caregivers and their children (ages 4 to 16) to share and learn from each other about the challenges of living with cancer in a family, and the parenting issues that can often arise. Cost is a $10-$20 sliding scale. Please  contact us  to register.   


Family Support Circle
Typically once a month on a Tuesday afternoon
4:00pm to 6:00pm

A group for parents/caregivers and their children (ages 4 to 16) to share and learn from each other about the challenges of living with cancer in a family, and the parenting issues that can often arise. Cost is a $10-$20 sliding scale. Please contact us to register.

 

    Support Circle    Typically once a month on a Wednesday afternoon 1:30pm to 3:30pm    For those interested in connecting in a safe space about what it means to have a cancer diagnosis. Individuals living with cancer as well as friends and caregivers are welcome.   By donation.  Please  contact us  to register.


Support Circle
Typically once a month on a Wednesday afternoon 1:30pm to 3:30pm

For those interested in connecting in a safe space about what it means to have a cancer diagnosis. Individuals living with cancer as well as friends and caregivers are welcome. By donation.  Please contact us to register.

   Grief Circle  Typically once a month on a Wednesday evening 7:00pm to 9:00pm  For those who would like to sit in a safe, sacred space to share memories, stories, feelings and thoughts about a loved one who has died and the experience of mourning. By donation. Please  contact us  to register.  .


Grief Circle
Typically once a month on a Wednesday evening 7:00pm to 9:00pm

For those who would like to sit in a safe, sacred space to share memories, stories, feelings and thoughts about a loved one who has died and the experience of mourning. By donation. Please contact us to register.

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   Creative Arts Circle  Typically once a month on a Friday afternoon 1:00pm to 3:00pm  An invitation into the art studio for some gentle exploration of your creative side. Everyone is welcome, no previous creative arts experience necessary. By donation (suggested $10-$25). Please  contact us  to register.


Creative Arts Circle
Typically once a month on a Friday afternoon 1:00pm to 3:00pm

An invitation into the art studio for some gentle exploration of your creative side. Everyone is welcome, no previous creative arts experience necessary. By donation (suggested $10-$25). Please contact us to register.

 
   Meditation & Council   Mondays from 1:00pm to 2:15pm Unless otherwise indicated.   For those who feel drawn to some quiet time for reflection. Friends and family welcome. Drop-in, by donation. 


Meditation & Council
Mondays from 1:00pm to 2:15pm
Unless otherwise indicated.

For those who feel drawn to some quiet time for reflection. Friends and family welcome. Drop-in, by donation. 

   Callanish Writes   Typically Tuesdays once or twice a month from 1:30pm to 4:30pm    Exploring life through the written word, within a supportive community. No writing experience required. By donation. Please  contact us  to register.


Callanish Writes
Typically Tuesdays once or twice a month from 1:30pm to 4:30pm

Exploring life through the written word, within a supportive community. No writing experience required. By donation. Please contact us to register.

   Younger Adult Support Circle    Typically the first Wednesday of every month from 7:00pm to 9:00pm   Conversation and camaraderie for  younger adults  living with cancer (19-40ish years old). Drop-in, by donation. 


Younger Adult Support Circle
Typically the first Wednesday of every month from 7:00pm to 9:00pm

Conversation and camaraderie for younger adults living with cancer (19-40ish years old). Drop-in, by donation. 

   Movement & Relaxation  Typically the last Tuesday of every month from 1:30pm to 3:30pm  A group session focused on body-centered practices (e.g., qigong, therapeutic yoga, relaxation). Family, friends and Callanish supporters welcome. By donation. Please  contact us  to register.


Movement & Relaxation
Typically the last Tuesday of every month from 1:30pm to 3:30pm

A group session focused on body-centered practices (e.g., qigong, therapeutic yoga, relaxation). Family, friends and Callanish supporters welcome. By donation. Please contact us to register.