Weekly Events at a Glance

Sundays: Healing Yoga
Sundays 2:30-3:45 pm at the Wellmark YMCA, for survivors and caregivers. Boost: Immunity + Confidence + Hope + Recovery + Manage: Treatment Side Effects.

Mondays: Mindful Meditation
Mondays 4:45 – 5:20 PM at the downtown Wellmark YMCA. Cultivate: Emotional + Physical + Spiritual Health + Patience. Reduce: Stress + Anxiety + Pain.

Tuesdays: Taco Tuesday Bike Rides
A summer only event. Every Tuesday at 5:30 p.m. we ride for friends and tacos! Weather permitting, you can find us at the Water Works Park south shelter for a round-trip ride to the Cumming Tap.

Wednesdays: Indoor Cycling with Dr. Deming
At 6:45 pm following our cancer education at the Clive YMCA Healthy Living Center series indoor cycling is led by Dr. Richard Deming every Wednesday!


Cancer Education Series

March 6: The Role of Physical Therapy in Pain Management
Hailey Huey, PT, DPT; Physical Therapist, West Des Moines Physical Therapy  

March 13: Anti-Diet and Feeling Good
Crystal Tallman, MFCS, RD, CSO, LD, Oncology Dietitian, MercyOne Des Moines Cancer Resource Center

March 20: Mindfulness for Stress Reduction
Allison Peet, Qualified Mindfulness-Based Stress Reduction Instructor Des Moines Pastoral Counseling Center 

March 27: Robotics in Thoracic Surgery
Dr. Ganga Prabhakar, Cardiothoracic Surgeon, Iowa Heart Center, MercyOne