Events

October
10/02
Educational Program
6:30 - 8 pm
Dr. Michele Manahan from John Hopkins, will present the pros and cons of breast reconstruction timing. RSVP required. ... MORE >
10/04
Fundraising Event
8 am - 3 pm
It’s time to register for our annual Drive Out Cancer golf tournament at Musket Ridge Golf Club Myersville, MD. Drive Out Cancer is a morning tournament (9 a.m. shotgun start), followed... MORE >
10/10
Educational Program
6:30 - 8 pm
Dr Roisin Connolly from John Hopkins will discuss new data regarding management of HER2- positive breast cancer in both the early and advanced disease settings. This will include a discussion on... MORE >
10/16
Educational Program
6:30 - 8 pm
Dr. James Barter from Holy Cross Hospital will discuss current thoughts about the evolution of treatments in ovarian cancer, as well as future work in screening.... MORE >
10/24
Educational Program
6:30 - 8 pm
Employee Rights attorney Bill Day will talk about the rights of cancer patients under the Family Medical Leave Act and the Americans with Disabilities Act. With state and local laws... MORE >
10/27
Special Activity
6 - 8 pm
Join us for one of our favorite gatherings while you enjoy the culinary talents of our community. Bring a dish to share if you’d like, but don’t let that stop... MORE >
November
11/01
Educational Program
6:30 - 8 pm
Janet Sobel, PT will discuss myths and facts about lymphedema, and how to go about returning to or embarking on an exercise for wellness lifestyle, including lymphedema protection, osteoporosis considerations and... MORE >
11/02
Educational Program
6:30 - 8 pm
Chaitra Ujjani, MD from George Washington University Hospital, will discuss new therapies, especially targeted agents, for the treatment of lymphomas. RSVP required. ... MORE >
11/04
Special Activity
9 am - 12 pm
Give yourself a few hours to decompress and rejuvenate. This is a wonderful opportunity to meet others who understand and share your concerns. Oncology Social Worker Stephanie Stern will provide... MORE >
11/06
Educational Program
10 am - 12 pm
A handson workshop conducted by volunteer cosmetologist Erika Manso, that includes skin care, makeup application and a demonstration on how to use wigs, scarves and hats. Attendees must be undergoing... MORE >
11/12
Team Hope
When you add the value of exercise with the joy of coming together as a community, it is a winning combination. Join our “Team Hope” for the Candy Cane City... MORE >
11/14
Educational Program
11:30 am - 1:30 pm
A handson workshop conducted by volunteer cosmetologist Joy Johnson, that includes skin care, makeup application and a demonstration on how to use wigs, scarves and hats. Attendees must be undergoing... MORE >
11/16
Fundraising Event
7 am - 3 pm
Once again, this great pancake house is hosting a day where 15% of sales will be donated to Hope Connections. Treat yourself to breakfast or lunch and support Hope Connections... MORE >
December
12/05
Educational Program
6:30 - 8 pm
Dr. Katherine Power from Medstar Rehabilitation will provide a general overview of the specific aspects of rehab medicine that can be used to help patients who are undergoing cancer treatment... MORE >
12/06
Educational Program
6:30 - 8 pm
Studies show that perhaps 30% of cancers are behavior related, therefore, we might be able to prevent 30% of cancers by changing habits. Maureen Ross from John Hopkins, will discuss... MORE >
12/11
Educational Program
6:30 - 8 pm
Lola Crawford will conduct an interactive workshop that enables participants to reflect on their state of mind and become aware of and grateful for everyday blessings. RSVP Required.... MORE >
12/12
Educational Program
6:30 - 8 pm
Up to 25% of ovarian cancers are due to inherited genetic mutations. Other cancers may be hereditary as well. Lisa Schlader and Melanie Nix from FORCE will present on the... MORE >