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Cancer Educational Wellness Series 

wellness series

About: Join the Cancer Educational Wellness Series with Amy Bucciarelli, M.S., ATR-BC, LMHC, for a one-hour workshop to learn a mandala technique that can fortify resilience and relax the nervous system. All are welcome and no artistic experience or mastery is needed to participate. You will need a blank piece of paper, something circular to trace, such as a coffee cup or bowl-sized object, and a pen. Highlighters, markers and colored pencils are also welcome.

This educational class is offered to cancer patients, family members and the community to promote health and quality of life. Classes are free and hosted online.

When: April 26 | 1:30 – 2:30 p.m.

Where: Online via Zoom 
More Information: Online 


Wilmot Botanical Gardens

About: Wilmot Botanical Gardens is a free, five-acre garden with accessible walkways and plenty of benches for relaxing. In addition, there is a therapeutic horticulture program housed in a greenhouse in the gardens. The program is available to those affected by cancer. It is a most worthwhile activity for the mind and spirit, and no experience is necessary! Caregivers are welcome. There is a small parking lot adjacent to the greenhouse that you can park in for free during the sessions. Call or email Leah Diehl for more information: leahdiehl@ufl.edu or 352-294-5003.

Where: Wilmot Botanical Gardens Greenhouse
When: Call/email for current schedule