Events

Yoga for Managing Grief Stress – August 17

Sheila Wenzel will guide you through simple breathing and stretching exercises designed to help you get energized when you need to face your day, and to help you get calm when you need rest and retreat. No skill or flexibility required! Mats and chairs will be provided. Thursday, August 17 6 – 7 p.m. The continue reading…

Journaling Through Grief – August 3

Marcia Vanard will guide you through a series of journaling exercises designed to help you grieve your loss, remember your loved one and rebuild your life. You will not be asked to share what you write! Journals will be provided, or you can bring your own. Thursday, August 3 6 – 7:30 p.m. The Lusk continue reading…

Mindfulness Workshop – July 13 and 20

Mindfulness is a special way of paying attention that can help you better cope with life’s stresses, including the stress of grief. In this two-part workshop, Kimberly Grove and Donna Anthony will guide you through a few simple techniques designed to enhance your sense of well-being. Thursdays, July 13 and 20 6 – 8 p.m. continue reading…

Love Never Forgets Dance Performance – June 10

“Love Never Forgets” BodyTalk Dance Saturday, June 10 at 7 p.m. $10 Admission  Van Dyke Performance Space Greensboro Cultural Arts Center Anyone who has experienced the death of a loved one will connect with the feelings expressed in this performance. Using  hip-hop, West African, swing , fire dancing and ballet, dancers will convey the depths and continue reading…

Lunch & Learn: Options for Senior Living – October 5

Options for Senior Living: My parents want to stay in their home, but will that work? When your parents’ care needs escalate, how can you make sound, practical decisions about their care while respecting their wishes? Receive real-life guidance for navigating these tough, sometimes heartbreaking, challenges for families. This Lunch & Learn will be presented continue reading…

Make-A-Memory Bear Workshop – August 17

A creative workshop for children and teens (ages 5-18) coping with the death of a loved one. Participants will create a keepsake bear in memory of their loved one.  This workshop is for current Kids Path clients. Thursday, August 17 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Kids Path | 2504 Summit Ave | Greensboro, NC 27405 continue reading…

Lunch & Learn: Dementia Talk – June 15

Dementia Talk: Why do they do that . . . and what can I do about it? This workshop looks at the four most difficult dementia behaviors: bath wars, social problems, aggression and agitation. Learn practical approaches and strategies for addressing these problem behaviors. Presenters: Jodi Kolada, Director of Caregiver Education, Well-Spring Solutions Marcia Vanard, LCSW, continue reading…

Triad Chevy Benefit Car Show – June 10

If you are a collector, consider entering your favorite car or truck. And if you’re a car lover, you’ll enjoy seeing more than 37 classes of cars, in all makes and models, new, restored and even some one-of-a kind. Saturday, June 10 Bill Black Chevrolet Cadillac | 601 E. Bessemer There will be music, along continue reading…

Glow in the Park 5K – July 8

Come light up the night with your family, friends or co-workers! Register to run, walk or roll through Country Park wearing glow-in-the-dark body paint, T-shirts and jewelry, along with LED finger lights—all of which is provided in your registration package. Afterwards, participants can enjoy snacks and great music. Saturday, July 8 at Sunset Greensboro Country continue reading…

Teen Gardening Workshop – June 22

A gathering for grieving teens (6th-12th graders) coping with the death of a loved one. Join us as we create memorial container gardens. Thursday, June 22 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Kids Path | 2504 Summit Ave | Greensboro, NC 27405 $10 materials fee To register, please call 336.544.5437 or email kmcgregor@hospicegso.org.

Gardening Workshop – June 20

Join us in the Kids Path garden for a creative gardening workshop. This event is open to K-5th graders who are coping with the death of a loved one. Tuesday, June 20 6 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Kids Path | 2504 Summit Ave | Greensboro, NC 27405 $10 materials fee To register, please call 336.544.5437 continue reading…

Volunteer Information Session – June 15

Are you interested in volunteering with Hospice and Palliative Care of Greensboro? Please join us for Understanding Hospice: Information and Interview Sessions for Prospective Volunteers. Thursday, June 15 5:30-7:30 p.m. Sessions will be held in the Kids Path building | 2504 Summit Ave | Greensboro, NC 27405 Registration is required. Please contact Volunteer Services by email at volunteerservices@hospicegso.org or call continue reading…

Lunch & Learn: Beyond the Casserole – May 18

This event has concluded. Please join one of our other upcoming Lunch & Learn events.  Beyond the Casserole: How to Truly Support a Grieving Friend or Family Member What gives real comfort to your family member, friend or colleague who is grieving? What words and actions help, and what should you avoid? Hear what deeply continue reading…

Overdose Loss Support Group – Ongoing

For persons grieving the overdose death of a loved one This is an ongoing support group, led by grief counselors from Hospice and Palliative Care of Greensboro’s Counseling and Education Center. The group offers the opportunity to: Talk about your loss with those who have had a similar experience. Face the unique challenges of the continue reading…

Volunteer Information Session – July 13

Are you interested in volunteering with Hospice and Palliative Care of Greensboro? Please join us for Understanding Hospice: Information and Interview Sessions for Prospective Volunteers. Thursday, July 13 5:30-7:30 p.m. Sessions will be held in the Lusk Center | 2501 Summit Ave | Greensboro, NC 27405 Registration is required. Please contact Volunteer Services by email at volunteerservices@hospicegso.org or call Cathy continue reading…

Suicide Loss Support Group – 2017

Suicide Loss Support Group For Persons Who are Grieving the Suicide Death of a Loved One This is an ongoing support group, led by grief counselors from Hospice and Palliative Care of Greensboro’s Counseling and Education Center. The group offers the opportunity to: Talk about your loss with those who have had a similar experience. Face continue reading…