​​All meetings are held at Harbor Pointe II on 1st Mondays at 5:30 p.m., unless indicated on the calendar or at scheduled meetings


​Monday, January 8, 2018             

NO MEETING!

Monday, February 5, 2018    

“Nostalgic Monday: A Look Back Through Time”—(Show & Tell) Wear clothing or bring items from any period in history and be prepared to share. If you have historical remedies from years ago that work, bring to meeting and share.

Monday, March 5, 2018         

“Managing the physical aches and pains of your body”-- No one knows your body like you should. Understand how to recognize the signs of body stress and take care of yourself.  Presenter: Dr. Tara Schrick, Chiropractor, Benton Harbor.

Monday, April 9, 2018             

“Chaplaincy Services at Lakeland and the relevance to purpose and mission.” Presenter: Randy Miota, Manager of Lakeland Health, Chaplaincy Services.

Saturday, April 28, 2018       
SWOF Breast Cancer Health & Wellness Education Day—Union Memorial Fellowship Hall, 911 S. Crystal Avenue, Benton Harbor—Coping mentally, physically, emotionally, and nutritionally with breast cancer,  other cancers, and health disparities in general for Women of Color-9:00 a.m.—1:00 p.m. Survivors, Healthcare & Physician Presenters.  A light lunch is included.

Monday May 7, 2018               

“Understanding and Coping with the Realities of Cancer”– Presenter: Dr. Sapna Patel, MD, Hematologist/Oncologist--Marie Yeager cancer Center. Cancer will come to us or our family members and you have to be proactive in your efforts to survive in a healthier environment. The choices that you make may save your life.

Saturday, May –TBD- 2018   

Susan G. Komen Race for the Cure— We need walkers and volunteers to assist in making this event a success.

Monday, June 4, 2018              

Topic: “My Plate”-- Helping People Make the Best Eating Choices.” Presenter: Tammi Gosler, RN, Lakeland Clinical Educator, Community Health & Wellness Program .  

Monday, July 2, 2018               

***NO MEETING (VACATION MONTH) *****

Monday, August 6, 2018        

ANNUAL PICNIC—Caronde Park—Coordinated by (Dottie M., Kate K., Robbie C., Betsy K., Bobby J., and Carolyn J.) at 4:30 P.M.  Pease bring a large dish to pass based on committee request. Please check to see what is needed. All food should be there ahead of time listed.

Monday, Sept. 10, 2018          

Breast Cancer Survivor Panel – Survivors (Question and Answer)

Monday, October 1, 2018     

“Combating Cancer One Day at A Time”—We all need to be better informed in order to eliminate fears, misconceptions, and inaccurate information. It is up to us to educate, prevent, and advocate quality care for everyone.

October 19 & 20, 2018             

Mark your calendars: “Help A Sistah Out Breast Cancer & Health Conference“----at the Hilton Garden Inn, Benton Harbor, Michigan 49022. Registration fee: $100.00 (for both days) & Room Rate: $109.00 plus tax.  If you start saving now, your monies will be paid with less stress. For those who want to make this a long weekend, the rates will apply to the day before & the day after the conference.

Monday, November 5, 2018

Encouragement Message: “Faith in Your Midnight!” Speaker: Pastor Charles Jones, Beautiful Gate Baptist Church. Daylight may have brought you many great things, but when the midnights of your life overshadow the good, you have to reach beyond what you see to have victory.

************                                No Meetings until February 4, 2019

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2018 Strong Women of Faith Breast Cancer &
Health Support Group Calendar of Events