Family Center of Grosse Pointe & Harper Woods: Calendar of Events

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Wednesday, April 26, 2017 06:30 pm

Loss and Grief Recovery Support Group

This is not a therapy session but attendees will share their losses as they choose with each other in an atmosphere of trust, gentleness and confidentiality. This is nonsectarian and open to all.
Closing date: Wednesday, April 25, 2018 06:00 pm

Friday, May 05, 2017 10:00 am

A Morning Out with GPAA

A free program for people living with Alzheimer's disease or another dementia with a companion. Features art appreciation discussions followed by studio time when participants will create and share art with one another.
Closing date: Friday, July 21, 2017 10:00 am

Wednesday, May 31, 2017 04:00 pm

Creating a Community for a Lifetime: Town Hall Meetings

Please join us for a highly interactive session to explore what our community needs to meet the needs of all of us as we age, as well as the needs of those who care for aging loved ones.
Closing date: Wednesday, May 31, 2017 04:00 pm

Friday, June 02, 2017 09:00 am

Creating a Community for a Lifetime: Town Hall Meetings

Please join us for a highly interactive session to explore what our community needs to meet the needs of all of us as we age, as well as the needs of those who care for aging loved ones.
Closing date: Friday, June 02, 2017 09:00 am

Sunday, June 04, 2017 09:00 am

Out of the Darkness Campus Walk

Join us for the Grosse Pointe South Out of the Darkness Walk on June 4 in Grosse Pointe South Stadium and Plaza at 9:00. Proceeds bring local and national suicide prevention and awareness programs of the American Foundation for Suicide Prevention directly to the students/school.
Closing date: Sunday, June 04, 2017 10:00 am

Sunday, June 04, 2017 01:30 pm

PFLAG Meeting

Monthly support meetings include a speaker on relevant LGBTQ educational and advocacy topics, support group conversations, light refreshments and socializing.
Closing date: Sunday, June 04, 2017 01:00 pm

Tuesday, June 06, 2017 06:00 pm

Creating a Community for a Lifetime: Town Hall Meetings

Please join us for a highly interactive session to explore what our community needs to meet the needs of all of us as we age, as well as the needs of those who care for aging loved ones.
Closing date: Tuesday, June 06, 2017 06:00 pm

Thursday, June 08, 2017 09:30 am

Meet & Greet: A Gathering for School, Mental Health and Other Professionals

Community Professionals: Meet and share information with other community professionals working with youth and families (educators, therapists, physicians, attorneys, dentists, clergy, etc.). Meet & Greet in the Lakeshore Building at The Grosse Pointe Academy, 171 Lakeshore Road, Grosse Pointe Farms.
Closing date: Thursday, June 08, 2017 09:00 am

Thursday, June 08, 2017 06:00 pm

You've Paid Into Social Security For Decades. Don't You Want To Maximize What You Get Back?

One Social Security misstep could leave you missing out on hundreds of thousands of dollars over a lifetime. Fortunately, you don't have to go it alone. Join us for a free seminar on ways to maximize your Social Security benefits and optimize your retirement strategy.
Closing date: Thursday, June 08, 2017 06:00 pm

Friday, June 09, 2017 06:00 pm

An Evening with Friends

Tour a distinctive Grosse Pointe home and its extensive gardens while enjoying conversation, live entertainment, cocktails and a strolling gourmet dinner by renowned Chef Bobby Nahra.
Closing date: Friday, June 09, 2017 12:00 pm

Sunday, July 09, 2017 01:30 pm

PFLAG Meeting

Monthly support meetings include a speaker on relevant LGBTQ educational and advocacy topics, support group conversations, light refreshments and socializing.
Closing date: Sunday, July 09, 2017 01:00 pm

Tuesday, July 11, 2017 06:30 pm

Time to Unwind

Full Lotus Yoga will guide you through relaxation techniques and gentle yoga stretches that you can incorporate into your daily routine.
Closing date: Tuesday, July 11, 2017 06:00 pm

Tuesday, July 18, 2017 06:30 pm

Planning for a Special Future

Michele Fuller, founder of Michigan Law Center, advisory board member of Academy of Special Needs Planners (ASNP), and Top Special Needs Child Advocate (2013) by Parenting Magazine will be joining us to discuss different aspects of special needs planning with focus on Special Needs Fairness Act and ABLE accounts.
Closing date: Tuesday, July 18, 2017 06:00 pm

Tuesday, July 25, 2017 06:30 pm

Children with Special Needs: The Teenage Experience

Adolescence and the teen years can be difficult for any parent or caregiver. We will discuss the journey for those with teens with special needs.
Closing date: Tuesday, July 25, 2017 06:00 pm

Tuesday, August 01, 2017 06:30 pm

Neurocore

Nick Bohuis, Director of Clinical Operations, will provide information on the Neurocore Brain Performance Centers and share scientific evidence on how this drug free training exercise program is working and how "you can train the brain".
Closing date: Tuesday, August 01, 2017 06:00 pm

Thursday, August 03, 2017 07:30 pm

Asperger's Are Us

The first comedy troupe composed of autistic people, performing original absurdist and satirical sketches.
Closing date: Thursday, August 03, 2017 07:00 pm

Sunday, August 06, 2017 01:30 pm

PFLAG Meeting

Monthly support meetings include a speaker on relevant LGBTQ educational and advocacy topics, support group conversations, light refreshments and socializing.
Closing date: Sunday, August 06, 2017 01:00 pm

Tuesday, August 08, 2017 06:30 pm

Making Great Choices When Buying Toys

Whistle Stop Hobby & Toy Inc invites you to join their staff and Kids on the Go Therapists as we help you select toys and products that are developmentally appropriate, multisensory, and educational.
Closing date: Tuesday, August 08, 2017 06:00 pm

Sunday, September 10, 2017 01:30 pm

PFLAG Meeting

Monthly support meetings include a speaker on relevant LGBTQ educational and advocacy topics, support group conversations, light refreshments and socializing.
Closing date: Sunday, September 10, 2017 01:00 pm

Sunday, October 01, 2017 01:30 pm

PFLAG Meeting

Monthly support meetings include a speaker on relevant LGBTQ educational and advocacy topics, support group conversations, light refreshments and socializing.
Closing date: Sunday, October 01, 2017 01:00 pm

Sunday, November 05, 2017 01:30 pm

PFLAG Meeting

Monthly support meetings include a speaker on relevant LGBTQ educational and advocacy topics, support group conversations, light refreshments and socializing.
Closing date: Sunday, November 05, 2017 01:00 pm

Thursday, November 09, 2017 02:00 pm

The Silent Epidemic: A Conference on Suicide

The 2017 Conference on Suicide will focus on the following key themes: research and therapeutic modalities, youth and education, veterans and active military, suicide prevention in the workplace, surviving suicide: a journey of healing and hope. Presenters include college professors, military general, psychologists and Judy Collins who will speak on suicide prevention and perform a benefit concert.
Closing date: Thursday, May 04, 2017 12:00 pm

Thursday, November 30, 2017 06:00 pm

HOLLYFEST 2017

Save the date for HOLLYFEST, our popular holiday benefit. You'll enjoy time for socializing while bidding on silent auction items at the Grosse Pointe Yacht Club. Dinner, live auction and more make an evening to remember.
Closing date: Thursday, November 30, 2017 12:00 pm

Sunday, December 03, 2017 01:30 pm

PFLAG Meeting

Monthly support meetings include a speaker on relevant LGBTQ educational and advocacy topics, support group conversations, light refreshments and socializing.
Closing date: Sunday, December 03, 2017 01:00 pm