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Mindfulness Meditation Class

Discover the benefits of mindfulness meditation and movement at this free class for Lurie Cancer Center patients, survivors, caregivers and health care providers. The class is offered twice each month, in partnership with True North Treks. Drop-in for any session. You must be at least 15 years old to attend. No registration is required.

Dates, Time & Location

The class is held on the 21st floor of the Galter Pavilion on alternate Mondays from 5 p.m. to 6 p.m. Please arrive no later than 4:45 p.m. so that you can get situated and are able to start on time.  Upcoming dates are:

  • January 6, 2020
  • January 27, 2020
  • February 3, 2020
  • February 17, 2020
  • March 2, 2020
  • March 16, 2020
  • April 6, 2020
  • April 20, 2020

What to expect

You will be guided through a mindfulness meditation practice, as well as gentle movement, including a walking meditation and/or mindful yoga, as part of each class. Instructors ensure that you feel comfortable and supported, regardless of your ability level.

The class will close with a brief interactive group discussion about the practice, answer questions and talk about how to apply mindfulness to our daily lives.

What to bring

Feel free to bring a water bottle, comfortable clothing and a sweater or blanket, as the room temperature can fluctuate with the change of seasons. Yoga mats will be provided, though you’re also welcome to bring your own.

More information

For more information, please visit the sponsoring organization, True North Treks.

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