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January 2018

Get involved – Open House

January 24, 2018 @ 4:30 pm - 5:15 pm CST
Gems of Hope @ the SMLCC, Sister Mary Lawrence Community Center, 420 6th Street
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401 United States
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Gems of Hope will be hosting an open house for prospective volunteers on Wednesday, January 24th, 2018 from 12:15 am - 1 pm and from 5:30 pm - 6:15 pm. Learn about the different volunteer opportunities and support us in our mission of bringing hope to cancer patients and their families! Open house will give you all the information and support you need to become an active, satisfied volunteer. RSVP to office@gemsofhope.com

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March 2018

Hope Blooms, Cash and Carry Sales

March 15, 2018
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An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating indefinitely

An event every day that begins at 12:00 am, repeating until March 16, 2018

New for 2018, Gems will offer cash and carry sales for bunches and minis (while they last) at Newport's and Culver's Garden Center and Greenhouse (1682 Old Dubuque Rd., Marion, Iowa 52302). Sales will take place on 3/15 & 16 from 10 a.m.-5 p.m.. Mercy Iowa City  (500 East Market Street, Iowa City, IA 52245) will also have flowers available for purchase 3/15 & 16th from  9 a.m.-3 p.m.

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April 2018

Scholarship Application Deadline

April 6, 2018 @ 8:00 am - 4:00 pm CDT

Visit https://gemsofhope.com/scholarships/ to learn more about our scholarship program. 4:00pm on 4/06/2018 is the deadline. 

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Bag It for Gems-Double Elimination Bag Tourney

April 21, 2018 @ 2:00 pm - 6:00 pm CDT
Sag Wagon Cedar Rapids, 827 Shaver Rd NE
Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52401
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Registration Details 2:00PM Start Double Elimination Bag Tourney! Entry Fee: $15.00 per person or $30/team Register online at shop.gemsofhope.com or use the form below. Included: goodie bag, event reg fee, opportunity to win prizes and guaranteed fun for all! All proceeds benefit Gems of Hope, Inc., and Corridor patients.   The event takes place at the Sag Wagon Cedar Rapids, 827 Shaver Rd NE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52402 2:00 PM, April 21, 2018      

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June 2018

Guinness World Record Challenge

June 16, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 1:00 pm CDT
Touch of Class, 5977 Mt Vernon Rd
Cedar Rapids, IA 52403
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Join us as we CREATE history! Saturday June 16th, 11am-1pm at A Touch of Class, 5977 Mt Vernon Rd SE, Cedar Rapids, IA 52403. We will be attempting to set the Guiness World Record for the Worlds Largest Scrapbooking Class. The class itself will last 30 minutes and no previous scrapbooking experience is required. All supplies will be provided. This event is a fundraiser and is all about raising awareness for the Gems of Hope mission. All proceeds will go…

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July 2018

NO JULY WORKSHOPS IN IOWA

July 1, 2018
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September 2018

9/11 A Day of Service and Remembrance

September 11, 2018 @ 4:00 pm - 7:30 pm CDT
Mercy Hospital Cedar Rapids, 701 10th ST SE
Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52403
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A national day of service and remembrance. And a Gems of Hope workshop night! Mercy Medical Center Hall Perrine Cancer Center A & B 4:00-6:00PM-Open house-If you have not volunteered for Gems yet, this is a great chance to come by and learn more about our mission and try making a card or designing a pair of earrings. 6:00PM -Sound healing and guided mediation session will be offered by Maria Dummermuth (sagepractices.com). 6:30PM Workshop-to make cards and gifts for cancer patients. Treats will be served!  

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Beading & Card Making @ Sister Mary Lawrence Community Center (Gems office)

September 18, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - 7:30 pm CDT
Gems of Hope @ the SMLCC, Sister Mary Lawrence Community Center, 420 6th Street
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401 United States
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Attention: Come join us to make cards or beaded earrings for Corridor cancer patients. It is a fun event and we provide all necessary materials!

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National Volunteer Day-Open House

September 21, 2018 @ 11:00 am - 2:00 pm CDT
Gems of Hope @ the SMLCC, Sister Mary Lawrence Community Center, 420 6th Street
Cedar Rapids, IA 52401 United States
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9/21/2018 11AM-2PM at the Gems office (420 6th St SE, Suite 140, Cedar Rapids, Iowa 52401) If you have been wanting to learn more about Gems, or get more involved in our mission, this is your chance. Stop by for a visit. If you have not volunteered for Gems yet, this is a great way to learn how you can inspire hope in cancer patients and families. We will have a "try me" activity where you can make a card or design…

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July 2020

July Virtual Workshop

July 9 @ 1:00 pm - 2:00 pm CDT

Join us for a virtual workshop on Zoom! We can't be together in person but we can still inspire hope! Kits are available at the Gems of Hope office upon request. Give us a shout at 319-393-9681 or email us office@gemsofhope.com.

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