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Friday February 15th 2019
1:1 Cancer Support Time 9:00 AM Info & Registration
LaughFest Central Move-In GVSU Hospitality (morning shift) Time 9:30 AM Location Water's Building Suite 114

GVSU Hospitality Students help move in to LaughFest Central. 2 Shifts, 9:30AM-12:30PM and 12:30-3:30PM. Up to 5 students per shift.

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Sit and Be Fit- NW GR Time 10:00 AM Join Noreen Duba for this gentle and energizing exercise class. Info & Registration
Gentle Yoga - NW GR Time 11:15 AM Join certified yoga instructors for a gentle and relaxing yoga class. Please register in advance. Info & Registration
LaughFest Central Move-In GVSU Hospitality (afternoon shift) Time 12:30 PM Location Water's Building Suite 114

GVSU Hospitality Students help move in to LaughFest Central. 2 Shifts, 9:30AM-12:30PM and 12:30-3:30PM. Up to 5 students per shift.

Info & Registration
Saturday February 16th 2019
1:1 Cancer Support Time 9:00 AM Info & Registration
Cancer - New Member Meeting - 3rd Sat - NW GR Time 10:00 AM A committed group for those who have experienced the death of a family member or friend. Info & Registration
New Member Brunch- 3rd Sat- NW GR Time 11:30 AM Are you new to Gilda’s Club? Come for a brunch and meet other new members. Info & Registration
Paint the Park GVSU Hospitality Time 12:00 PM Location Rosa Parks Circle

GVSU Hospitality Students Lead the Volunteer Efforts at the Paint the Park Event. 2 students needed 12:00-2:00PM.

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Sunday February 17th 2019
Grounds & Gardening Volunteers Time 8:00 AM On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
1:1 Cancer Support Time 9:00 AM Info & Registration
Valent-ICE / Human Hungry Hippos Time 11:00 AM Location Rosa Parks Circle

GVSU Hospitality Students Lead the Volunteer Efforts at the Valent-ICE / Human Hungry Hippos Event. 5 students needed 11:00AM-3:00PM.

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Monday February 18th 2019
1:1 Cancer Support Time 9:00 AM Info & Registration
Knit Wits- NW GR Time 9:30 AM Join the knitters for a fun social time together. Info & Registration
Gilda's Club Office - Morning (pre-fest) Time 10:00 AM Location Gilda's Club Grand Rapids

Gilda's Club Grand Rapids Office- volunteers needed to support the LaughFest staff with projects, phone calls, and more!

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Laughfest Central (Morning Shift pre-fest MTW) Time 10:00 AM Location Water's Building Suite 114

LaughFest Central Office will be a hang-out spot that is open to the public as an informational center, sales of LaughFest merchandise and ticket, and much more! Volunteers are needed to help in a variety of ways at this hot-spot!

Info & Registration
United Methodist Community House 3rd Monday (Outreach) Time 10:00 AM Educational and Supportive session dealing with loss due to a cancer diagnosis or grief experience located at United Methodist Community House on the 1st and 3rd Tuesday's, 10-11am. Info & Registration
Reed City Wheatlake Spectrum- Cancer Support Group (Outreach) Time 1:00 PM Location Wheatlake Spectrum Health Cancer Center Cancer Support Group offered at Metro Hospital. Info & Registration
Reed City Wheatlake Spectrum- Family & Friends Support Group (Outreach) Time 1:00 PM Location Wheatlake Spectrum Cancer Center Family & Friends Support Group at Metro Hospital Info & Registration
Gilda's Club Office - Afternoon (pre-fest) Time 2:00 PM Location Gilda's Club Grand Rapids

Gilda's Club Grand Rapids Office- volunteers needed to support the LaughFest staff with projects, phone calls, and more!

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LaughFest Central (Afternoon Shift - pre-fest MTW) Time 2:00 PM Location Water's Building Suite 114

LaughFest Central Office will be a hang-out spot that is open to the public as an informational center, sales of LaughFest merchandise and ticket, and much more! Volunteers are needed to help in a variety of ways at this hot-spot!

Info & Registration
Meal Teams Time 3:30 PM Location Gilda's Club Grand Rapids

Meal Assist Shifts, M-R from 4:00-7:00PM, weekly

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Tai Chi - NW GR Time 4:00 PM Location Game Room Tai Chi is a slow-motion, moving meditative exercise for relaxation, health and self-defense. This class will be taught by Dr. Glenda Quarnstrom. Beginners are welcome Info & Registration
Ukulele Fun: Monday Tune Up - NW GR Time 4:00 PM Join Bryan Whittemore, musician and fun guy, and learn to play the ukulele. Info & Registration
Supper Together - Mon- NW GR Time 5:15 PM Location Community Room Come enjoy a delicious dinner together before groups begin at 6 pm. Info & Registration
Brain Cancer- NW GR Time 6:00 PM A drop-in time for those impacted by** brain cancer to learn and share together. Info & Registration
Cancer New Member Meeting - 3rd Mon- NW GR Time 6:00 PM A drop-in time for those diagnosed with cancer. Info & Registration
Grief As a Spiritual Teacher: Four Week Series - NW GR Time 6:00 PM This workshop will explore, honor and respect universal themes across different cultures and faith traditions. We will look at grief, death, and dying from a new perspective as our spiritual teacher Info & Registration
Grief- Adult Support Group- NW GR-Mon PM Time 6:00 PM A committed group for adults who have experienced a death of an adult family member or friend. Info & Registration
Living with Grief Series - NW GR - Mon Time 6:00 PM Join us for this grief series for people impacted by grief. Participants are encouraged to attend all sessions and you may begin on any week. Info & Registration
Multiple Myeloma- NW GR Time 6:00 PM A drop in group for those impacted by** Multiple Myeloma. Info & Registration
Noogie Nights- NW GR (Mondays) Time 6:00 PM Kids, come for a time of activity and play in Noogieland! For kids in 4th grade and under. Info & Registration
Tuesday February 19th 2019
1:1 Cancer Support Time 9:00 AM Info & Registration
Noogie Days - Tuesdays (daytime) - New Time 9:00 AM Info & Registration
Art Open Instruction - NW GR Time 10:00 AM Join artist and instructor, Pat Klein, for a class of art-making and open instruction. During this time, we welcome seasoned or new artists to work on your own projects and learn from each other. Info & Registration
Grief - Adult Support Group - NW GR Time 10:00 AM A committed group for adults who have experienced a death of an adult family member or friend. Info & Registration
Grief- What's Next for Me? (Tues am)- NW GR Time 10:00 AM This group is for members who have participated in a grief group and are now looking at new growth. We meet each Tuesday from 10-11:30am. Info & Registration
Laughfest Central (Morning Shift pre-fest MTW) Time 10:00 AM Location Water's Building Suite 114

LaughFest Central Office will be a hang-out spot that is open to the public as an informational center, sales of LaughFest merchandise and ticket, and much more! Volunteers are needed to help in a variety of ways at this hot-spot!

Info & Registration
Cardmaking - LW Time 2:30 PM Join us in making handmade cards together! Info & Registration
Desk Volunteer - LW Time 3:00 PM Lowell volunteer desk receptionist Info & Registration
Meal Teams Time 3:30 PM Location Gilda's Club Grand Rapids

Meal Assist Shifts, M-R from 4:00-7:00PM, weekly

Info & Registration
Traumatic Grief Group Time 3:30 PM This is a closed group for those who have been invited by staff to attend. We ask that you attend all four sessions and the first session on September 4 will begin at 3:30 for orientation. This group is for those who have experienced a traumatic death; and once completed will move on to evening grief groups. Please plan to stay for supper at 5:30 pm. Three groups will take place: Kids, Teens and Adults. Please check with staff for more information. Info & Registration
Zumba-Tues - NW GR Time 4:00 PM Location Community Room Zumba is a dance fitness program which is designed to make exercise fun. For ages 13 and up! Info & Registration
Chitchat Readers Book Club - LW Time 4:15 PM Come and discuss a book and enjoy social time with friends. Books may be available to borrow at the parlor desk. Info & Registration
Book Club- LW Time 4:30 PM Join Kathy Mieras for a relaxing and cozy book club. Pick up your book to borrow at the parlor desk. Info & Registration
Pop Up Shop #1 - Celebration Cinema North Time 4:30 PM Location Celebration Cinema North

Pre-Festival Pop Up Shop at Celebration Cinema North. Info Table, festival guides, LaughFest merchandise sales.

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Drop-in Meditation Class - NW GR Time 4:45 PM Welcome to all interested in incorporating the benefits of meditation into their day. Faclitated by rotating program staff. Info & Registration
Supper Together- Tues - NW GR Time 5:15 PM Location Community Room Come enjoy a delicious dinner together before groups begin at 6 pm. Info & Registration
Supper Together - LW Time 5:30 PM Location Lowell Come enjoy a delicious dinner together before groups begin at 6 pm. Info & Registration
Adult Cancer Support Group- LW Time 6:00 PM Location Lowell A committed group in Lowell for those diagnosed with cancer. Info & Registration
Adult Grief Substance Related Death Support Group- NW GR - Monthly Time 6:00 PM Location Grand Rapids A monthly drop-in group led by Heather O'Brien, Bereavement Counselor from Emmanuel Hospice. A safe and supportive environment for adults to express and share feelings related to the loss of a loved one. Info & Registration
Adult Grief Support Group- LW Time 6:00 PM Location Lowell A committed group for adults who have experienced the death of a family meber or friend. Joins the Adult Cancer Support Group on the first Tuesday of the month. Info & Registration
Kids Talk- LW Time 6:00 PM A group for children in 1st-4th grade on a cancer or grief journey. Incorporates curriculum based activities, discussion and playtime. Info & Registration
LF Photo Team Training Time 6:00 PM Location Gilda's Club Grand Rapids LaughFest Photo Team Training. Required for all Photo Team Volunteers. Info & Registration
Metro Hospital- TUES- Cancer Support Group (Outreach) - Copy Time 6:00 PM Cancer Support Group offered at Metro Hospital. Info & Registration
Metro Hospital- TUES- Family & Friends Support Group (Outreach) - Copy Time 6:00 PM Location Metro Hospital Family & Friends Support Group at Metro Hospital Info & Registration
Metro Hospital- TUES- Supper Together (Outreach) - Copy Time 6:00 PM Supper Together offered at Metro Hospital for members before going into Cancer or Family and Friends Support Group offered at Metro Hospital. Info & Registration
Noogie Nights - Tuesday evenings - new Time 6:00 PM Info & Registration
Noogieland - LW Time 6:00 PM Location Noogieland Discussion and structured playtime for children in kindergarten or younger on a cancer journey. Info & Registration
Teen and Tween Talk- LW Time 6:00 PM A group for youth in middle school or high school on a cancer or grief journey. Info & Registration
Wednesday February 20th 2019
1:1 Cancer Support Time 9:00 AM Info & Registration
Laughfest Central (Morning Shift pre-fest MTW) Time 10:00 AM Location Water's Building Suite 114

LaughFest Central Office will be a hang-out spot that is open to the public as an informational center, sales of LaughFest merchandise and ticket, and much more! Volunteers are needed to help in a variety of ways at this hot-spot!

Info & Registration
Opening Sponsor Party Phone Calls GVSU Hospitality Time 3:00 PM Location Gilda's Club Grand Rapids

GVSU Hospitality Students help make phone calls to sponsors in advance of the Opening Sponsor Party. 3 students needed.

Info & Registration
Meal Teams Time 3:30 PM Location Gilda's Club Grand Rapids

Meal Assist Shifts, M-R from 4:00-7:00PM, weekly

Info & Registration
Tai Chi - NW GR Time 4:00 PM Location Game Room Tai Chi is a slow-motion, moving meditative exercise for relaxation, health and self-defense. This class will be taught by Dr. Glenda Quarnstrom. Beginners are welcome Info & Registration
Grief - Children's Program Orientation - Wed - NW GR Time 4:30 PM Join one of these informational meetins to learn about the Children's Grief Program. This is for children who have experienced the death of a family member or friend due to any type of death. Info & Registration
Supper Together - Wed - NW GR Time 5:15 PM Location Community Room Come enjoy a delicious dinner together before groups begin at 6 pm. Info & Registration
Grief - Family and Friends Group- NW GR Time 6:00 PM A committed group for those who have experienced the death of a family member or friend. Info & Registration
Grief- Kids Grieve, Too Group- NW GR Time 6:00 PM A committed group for children in 1st-4th grade on a grief journey. Incorporates curriculum-based activities, discussion and playtime. Info & Registration
Grief- Noogieland Plus- NW GR Time 6:00 PM Discussion and structured playtime for children in kindergarten or younger on a grief journey. Info & Registration
Grief- Parent Support Group- NW GR Time 6:00 PM A group for parents who have experienced the death of a child age 0-18. Info & Registration
Grief- Spouse (Children at Home) Group- NW GR Time 6:00 PM A committed group for those who have experienced the death of a spouse and have children living at home. Info & Registration
Grief- Teen Group- NW GR Time 6:00 PM A committed group for teens in 9th-12th grade on a grief journey. Incorporates curriculum-based activities and discussion. Info & Registration
Grief- Tween Group- NW GR Time 6:00 PM A committed group for tweens in 5th-8th grade on a grief journey. Incorporates curriculum-based activities, discussion and playtime. Info & Registration
Grief- Young Adult Support Group- NW GR Time 6:00 PM A committed group for those who have experienced a death of a family member or friend and are post high school-age 30. Info & Registration
LF Transportation Team Training Time 6:00 PM Location Sharpe LaughFest Transportation Team Training. This training session is required for all Transportation Team volunteers. Info & Registration
Thursday February 21st 2019
1:1 Cancer Support Time 9:00 AM Info & Registration
Laughfest Central (Morning Shift pre-fest RF) Time 10:00 AM Location Water's Building Suite 114

LaughFest Central Office will be a hang-out spot that is open to the public as an informational center, sales of LaughFest merchandise and ticket, and much more! Volunteers are needed to help in a variety of ways at this hot-spot!

Info & Registration
Gilda's Book Ends Time 1:00 PM Come and discuss a book and enjoy social time with friends. Books may be available to borrow at the parlor desk. Info & Registration
LaughFest Central (Afternoon Shift - pre-fest RF) Time 2:00 PM Location Water's Building Suite 114

LaughFest Central Office will be a hang-out spot that is open to the public as an informational center, sales of LaughFest merchandise and ticket, and much more! Volunteers are needed to help in a variety of ways at this hot-spot!

Info & Registration
Meal Teams Time 3:30 PM Location Gilda's Club Grand Rapids

Meal Assist Shifts, M-R from 4:00-7:00PM, weekly

Info & Registration
Christian Cancer Support Group-NW GR Time 4:00 PM Location Rosanna's Room A cancer support group for all “seekers”. Join us for this Christian based group where we will share in our journeys together. Info & Registration
Supper Together - Thurs- NW GR Time 5:15 PM Location Community Room Come enjoy a delicious dinner together before groups begin at 6 pm. Info & Registration
Cancer Support Group - NW GR-Thurs PM Time 6:00 PM A committed group for those diagnosed with cancer. Info & Registration
Family and Friends Group - NW GR- Thurs PM Time 6:00 PM Location Emily's Room A committed group for those supporting a family member on a cancer journey. Info & Registration
Kids Talk Group - NW GR Time 6:00 PM Location Emily's Room A committed group for children in 1str-4th grade on a cancer journey. Incorporates curriculum based activities, discussion and playtime. Info & Registration
Noogieland Plus - NW GR Time 6:00 PM Location Noogieland Discussion and structured playtime for children in kindergarten or younger on a cancer journey. Info & Registration
Noogieland Plus - NW GR Time 6:00 PM Location Noogieland Discussion and structured playtime for children in kindergarten or younger on a cancer journey. Info & Registration
Teen and Tween Talk- NW GR Time 6:00 PM A group for youth in middle school or high school on a cancer or grief journey. Info & Registration
Teen and Tween Talk- NW GR Time 6:00 PM A group for youth in middle school or high school on a cancer or grief journey. Info & Registration
Friday February 22nd 2019
1:1 Cancer Support Time 9:00 AM Info & Registration
Laughfest Central (Morning Shift pre-fest RF) Time 10:00 AM Location Water's Building Suite 114

LaughFest Central Office will be a hang-out spot that is open to the public as an informational center, sales of LaughFest merchandise and ticket, and much more! Volunteers are needed to help in a variety of ways at this hot-spot!

Info & Registration
Sit and Be Fit- NW GR Time 10:00 AM Join Noreen Duba for this gentle and energizing exercise class. Info & Registration
Saturday February 23rd 2019
1:1 Cancer Support Time 9:00 AM Info & Registration
LF Light/Camera/Audio Team Training Time 10:00 AM Location Aria Show Technology Services

This training meeting is intended for all Light/Camera/Audio Team volunteers. Topics include: stage set-up/tear-down, lighting, sound/audio, and logistics.

Note that Aria is at a new location.


Info & Registration
LF Volunteer Make-up Training - Option 1 Time 10:00 AM Location Gilda's Club Grand Rapids

Optional Training for volunteers looking to make up training for canceled sessions due to weather, for volunteers unable to make other team training sessions, for getting questions answered, help with navigating the Portal and with shift sign-ups, etc. This training will be informal, drop in any time between 10:00-11:30AM.

If you need additional training, register to attend either Make-up Training Option 1 on Saturday, Feb. 23rd (10AM at Gilda's Club) or Option 2 on Monday, Feb. 25th (6PM at Celebration Cinemas North in the Herndrik Room).

Info & Registration
LaughFest Central (Afternoon Shift - pre-fest Sat.) Time 12:00 PM Location Water's Building Suite 114

LaughFest Central Office will be a hang-out spot that is open to the public as an informational center, sales of LaughFest merchandise and ticket, and much more! Volunteers are needed to help in a variety of ways at this hot-spot!

Info & Registration
Sunday February 24th 2019
Grounds & Gardening Volunteers Time 8:00 AM On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
1:1 Cancer Support Time 9:00 AM Info & Registration
LaughFest Central (Afternoon Shift - pre-fest Sun.) Time 12:00 PM Location Water's Building Suite 114

LaughFest Central Office will be a hang-out spot that is open to the public as an informational center, sales of LaughFest merchandise and ticket, and much more! Volunteers are needed to help in a variety of ways at this hot-spot!

Info & Registration
Monday February 25th 2019
Blood Drive - Grand Rapids Time 7:00 AM Location Main Donor Center - Grand Rapids

LaughFest is partnering with BCN & MI Blood again this year for blood drives. This drive will be held at the Grand Rapids Donor Center (1036 Fuller NE) from 7:00AM-6:00PM.

Volunteers will staff the event in two shifts through the day (7:00AM-12:30PM and 12:00-6:00PM).

Info & Registration
1:1 Cancer Support Time 9:00 AM Info & Registration
Knit Wits- NW GR Time 9:30 AM Join the knitters for a fun social time together. Info & Registration
Laughfest Central (Morning Shift pre-fest MTW) Time 10:00 AM Location Water's Building Suite 114

LaughFest Central Office will be a hang-out spot that is open to the public as an informational center, sales of LaughFest merchandise and ticket, and much more! Volunteers are needed to help in a variety of ways at this hot-spot!

Info & Registration
Watercolors- NW GR Time 1:00 PM Join Chris Woomer for this wonderful watercolor instruction class. Info & Registration
American House Time 2:00 PM Location 2619 Kalamazoo SE This is a community support group. On-line Registration is not currently active for this event. Info & Registration
Meal Teams Time 3:30 PM Location Gilda's Club Grand Rapids

Meal Assist Shifts, M-R from 4:00-7:00PM, weekly

Info & Registration
Tai Chi - NW GR Time 4:00 PM Location Game Room Tai Chi is a slow-motion, moving meditative exercise for relaxation, health and self-defense. This class will be taught by Dr. Glenda Quarnstrom. Beginners are welcome Info & Registration
Ukulele Fun: Monday Tune Up - NW GR Time 4:00 PM Join Bryan Whittemore, musician and fun guy, and learn to play the ukulele. Info & Registration
Supper Together - Mon- NW GR Time 5:15 PM Location Community Room Come enjoy a delicious dinner together before groups begin at 6 pm. Info & Registration
African Americans Living w/ Loss- NW GR Time 6:00 PM A drop-in time for African Americans on a grief journey to learn and share together. Info & Registration
Grief As a Spiritual Teacher: Four Week Series - NW GR Time 6:00 PM This workshop will explore, honor and respect universal themes across different cultures and faith traditions. We will look at grief, death, and dying from a new perspective as our spiritual teacher Info & Registration
Grief- Adult Support Group- NW GR-Mon PM Time 6:00 PM A committed group for adults who have experienced a death of an adult family member or friend. Info & Registration
LF Volunteer Make-up Training - Option 2 Time 6:00 PM Location Celebration Cinema North

Optional Training for volunteers looking to make up training for canceled sessions due to weather, for volunteers unable to make other team training sessions, for getting questions answered, help with navigating the Portal and with shift sign-ups, etc. This training will be informal, drop in any time between 6:00-7:30PM.

If you need additional training, register to attend either Make-up Training Option 1 on Saturday, Feb. 23rd (10AM at Gilda's Club) or Option 2 on Monday, Feb. 25th (6PM at Celebration Cinemas North in the Herndrik Room).

Info & Registration
Living with Grief Series - NW GR - Mon Time 6:00 PM Join us for this grief series for people impacted by grief. Participants are encouraged to attend all sessions and you may begin on any week. Info & Registration
Noogie Nights- NW GR (Mondays) Time 6:00 PM Kids, come for a time of activity and play in Noogieland! For kids in 4th grade and under. Info & Registration
Social Dance Lessons - NW GR Time 7:30 PM Make new friends and enjoy a little exercise! Come and join us to learn the Blue Rose, Texas, Waltz, line dance and more. Info & Registration
Tuesday February 26th 2019
1:1 Cancer Support Time 9:00 AM Info & Registration
Noogie Days - Tuesdays (daytime) - New Time 9:00 AM Info & Registration
Art Open Instruction - NW GR Time 10:00 AM Join artist and instructor, Pat Klein, for a class of art-making and open instruction. During this time, we welcome seasoned or new artists to work on your own projects and learn from each other. Info & Registration
Grief - Adult Support Group - NW GR Time 10:00 AM A committed group for adults who have experienced a death of an adult family member or friend. Info & Registration
Grief- What's Next for Me? (Tues am)- NW GR Time 10:00 AM This group is for members who have participated in a grief group and are now looking at new growth. We meet each Tuesday from 10-11:30am. Info & Registration
Laughfest Central (Morning Shift pre-fest MTW) Time 10:00 AM Location Water's Building Suite 114

LaughFest Central Office will be a hang-out spot that is open to the public as an informational center, sales of LaughFest merchandise and ticket, and much more! Volunteers are needed to help in a variety of ways at this hot-spot!

Info & Registration
Opening Sponsor Party GVSU Hospitality - Set-up Shift Time 12:00 PM Location Vander Mill

GVSU Hospitality Students help set up for Opening Sponsor Party - Private Event. Need 5 students.

Info & Registration
Desk Volunteer - LW Time 3:00 PM Lowell volunteer desk receptionist Info & Registration
Meal Teams Time 3:30 PM Location Gilda's Club Grand Rapids

Meal Assist Shifts, M-R from 4:00-7:00PM, weekly

Info & Registration
Traumatic Grief Group Time 3:30 PM