Yoga Session
Reducing stress while dealing with cancer is one of the most important things you can do

Yoga

Daily

Virtual

Mondays, 10:00 - 11:00 am, Gabriel Chen, Certified Yoga Instructor

Mondays, 6:00 - 7:15 pm, Jen Dall, Certified Yoga Instructor

Tuesdays, 11:00 am- 12 pm, Korie Beth Brown, Certified Yoga Instructor

Wednesdays, 6:30 - 7:30 pm, Tatevik Sarkisian, Certified Yoga Instructor
Thursdays, 11:00 am - 12:00 pm,  Korie Beth Brown, Certified Yoga Instructor
Saturdays, 10:00 - 11:30 am,  Arlene Vidor, Certified Yoga Instructor
Saturdays, Yoga En Español, 2:15 - 3:15 pm  Ana Maria Delgado, Certified Yoga Instructor

Feldenkrais ®

Every Monday

2:00 – 3:00 pm

Virtual

Andrew Heffernan, GCFP

The Feldenkrais (FEL den krice) Method® is a remarkable muscular-skeletal reeducation that reduces or eliminates pain while creating a vibrant awareness of effective, pleasurable movement, sensing, and thinking in our everyday lives. The method uses gentle, highly precise movement explorations to cultivate this awareness, evoking these beneficial changes by accessing and harnessing the extraordinary repatterning power of the human central nervous system.

Knit Together

Every Monday

4:00 - 5:00 pm

Virtual

Cathy Fabre

Is yarn work therapeutic? Heck Yes! Knitting and crocheting have been known to calm the mind with meditative qualities, focus attention, as well as create beautiful (and functional) art! Learn about the wonders of utilizing needles and yarn to reduce anxiety and create a wonderful sense of well-being.

Walking for Wellness at the Rose Bowl

Every Tuesday

8:45 - 10:30 am

In-Person

A walking group at the Pasadena Rose Bowl facilitated by Cherelle Moellendorf. The group meets at the Rose Bowl Children Playground along Parking Lot I, near Kidspace Museum, 480 N Arroyo Blvd, Pasadena 91103. Please arrive a few minutes early to park and meet up. The walk has a couple of inclines and is approximately 3.5 mi long, though people can make the walk shorter if they need to. By attending this program, you are self-attesting to be vaccinated against COVID 19.

Pilates at Noon

Every Tuesday

12:00 – 1:00 pm

Virtual

Kelly Etter, Certified Pilates Instructor

Pilates is a unique exercise system which builds an incredibly high degree of abdominal and back strength, flexibility of spine and limbs, improved concentration, and coordination of breath with motion. This class focuses on the restorative qualities of the exercise system for those in recovery.

Zumba Sentao

Every Tuesday

2:00 – 3:00 pm

Hybrid

Zumba Sentao® combines strength and resistance training with innovative dance moves, using a chair as your dance partner. Perfect for people who want to get some serious core work done. Pull up a chair and tone your entire body.  Zumba Sentao® combines strength and resistance training with innovative dance moves, using a chair as your dance partner.  A high intensity workout that focuses on defining your muscles, improving overall cardiovascular health, and burning major calories in the process. This is a unique way to challenge the muscles of the body without having to lift weights. Taught by Adrianne Aguirre, certified Zumba Sentao instructor.

Shaking off Stress and Tension with TRE

3rd Wednesday

10:00 - 11:15 am

Virtual

TRE, or Tension and Trauma Releasing Exercises, is a series of easy-to-follow exercises that assist the body in releasing deep muscular patterns of stress, tension and trauma. The practice safely activates a natural reflex mechanism of shaking or vibrating in the body that releases muscular tension, calming down the nervous system and helping the body restore to a state of balance. Stephanie Wong, who had suffered burnout and fatigue herself, is passionate about helping people find peace and joy in their lives. As a life coach, she also supports individuals who seek a purposeful and soul-satisfying life. 

Up, Down, & Around: Cardio and Strength Training

Every Wednesday

11:30 am - 12:30 pm

Virtual

Join Charletha Tatum, certified fitness instructor and personal trainer, for Up, Down, & Around, a cardio and strength training class structured for beginner to advanced exercisers. The class with consist of core stabilization and functional strength movements as well as intervals of basic cardio movements. The class will also incorporate stretching and balancing exercises.

Healing with Art

Every Other Wednesday

1:00 - 2:00 pm

Virtual

Discover the freedom to express yourself in art creation with Armie Pasa, a certified mindfulness teacher, an artist and designer by profession. The class will be incorporating short meditation for calm and focus. No experience necessary. Everyone is welcome!

Intro to Photography

Every Wednesday

1:00 pm - 2:00 pm

In-Person

New to photography? No problem! Join professional photographer, Catherine Bicknell, to learn the nuts and bolts of photography.

 

Participating in this introductory class will prepare you for CSCP's advanced photography class, Focus on Fun: Photography.

Focus on Fun: Advanced Photography

Every Wednesday

2:00 - 4:00 pm

In-Person

With Professional Photographer, Catherine Bicknell.

Use your camera or smart phone to learn the tricks of the trade to produce the best photographs possible. Students are invited to explore the world through the camera lens and produce beautiful art for all to enjoy.

 

Members must attend Intro to Photography and speak with the instructor, Catherine Bicknell, to enroll in Focus on Fun.

Reiki Meditation

2nd Wednesday of Every Month

6:00 - 6:50 pm

Virtual

4th Friday of

Every Month

6:00 - 6:50 pm

Virtual

Join Kristina Nikols to experience a guided meditation along with Distance Reiki (energy healing) from the comfort of home. Reiki is a form of energy healing that works even through distance. It has many benefits and may assist in decreasing symptoms of stress, anxiety, and depression. Many feel a sense of calm and ease after receiving Reiki—some people fall asleep because they become so relaxed and comfortable!

*Please have a glass of water and a blanket by your side for the session.

Watercolor Painting

Every Thursday

9:00 am - 12:00 pm

In-Person

With Richard Gutschow, local working artist. 
Relax, have fun, and let your inner artist emerge!  Realize the therapeutic benefits of relaxing and creating with paper, brush, and color.  Supplies for beginners provided.

Mindfulness for Health

Every Thursday

2:00 - 3:00 pm

Virtual

Sylvia Homes, Louise Wannier, and Jo Anne Kindler

This practice group will introduce the principles of Mindfulness and offer both silent and guided meditation exercises and encourage group discussion to enable participants to deepen their awareness. No prior meditation experience needed.

Tai Chi

Every Thursday

3:00 - 4:00 pm

Hybrid

Tai chi is a  internal Chinese martial art practiced for defense training, health benefits, and meditation. The blending of the body and the mind through the practice has existed for generations. Tai chi is performed in a dance-like, martial arts form. It is low impact, and depending on the person's fitness level the practice can be adapted. If mobility is limited, the forms maybe completed on a chair. Taught by Adrianne Aguirre, certified Tai Chi instructor.

Complementary and Natural Therapies

Every 3rd Thursday

5:30 - 6:30 pm

Virtual

Join Robert Chu, PhD, L.Ac., QME to learn how acupuncture, nutrition and exercise can be integrated with standard medical protocols to help reduce the side effects of cancer.