Find inspiration for healing...helpful information...make steadfast friends - all at the 15th Annual Stowe Weekend of Hope!
It almost seems that anyone alive today in the United States will be affected by cancer in some way. The Stowe Weekend of Hope provides an inspiring and educational retreat for hundreds of patients and survivors and their families coping with the many demands this dreadful disease. The 15th Annual Stowe Weekend of Hope will be held May 1 through May 3 and offers education, enlightenment, inspiration and retreat in the restorative environment of Stowe.
Presentations will include free lectures and seminars on the latest findings on cancer prevention and treatment from national renowned oncology specialists as well as helpful suggestions for healing, comfort, spiritual enlightenment and communion. This year’s Keynote Address will be given by Dan Shapiro, Ph.D., Penn State College of Medicine – A Funny Thing Happened on My Way to Chemotherapy.
(printer-friendly schedule available)
Registration at Stowe Area Association ~ Concurrent Workshops ~ Opening Ceremony ~ Keynote Address ~ Health Fair & Wellness Expo ~ Reiki Sessions ~ KeyBank Vermont City Marathon & SWOH Fun Run ~ Special Mass & Blessing for Survivors ~ Ecumenical Candlelight Service for Remembrance & Hope ~ Dance Party w/Ross Livermore Band ~ Survivor’s Victory Hike w/Prayer Flags ~ Closing Ceremony & Dedication of Flags of Hope & Healing
Accommodations at several of Stowe’s lodges, inns and hotels are provided free of charge to first time attendees by the Stowe Weekend of Hope. Interested cancer patients and survivors should request reservations as soon as possible.
The Green Mountain Inn welcomes all participants in the Stowe Weekend of Hope and extends our wishes of hope, health and healing to all. We’d love to welcome you to the Whip Bar & Grill for lunch or dinner and have a moment to hear all about the inspiring stories you will encounter throughout the weekend.