Upcoming Programs & Events

Teen Night

Day: Thursday
Date: July 7
Time: 6 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. CST
Location: Mourning Hope Grief Center

Youth in grades 9 through 12 (as of August 2022) who have experienced the death of someone significant are invited to attend Teen Night. Meet and socialize with other teens over tacos and yard games.

This is not a support group, but a chance for high school students to get together with others.

Free to attend, but pre-registration is required for planning purposes. Dinner will be provided.

Mourning in Motion

Day: Saturday
Date: July 9
Time: 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. CST
Location: Mourning Hope Grief Center

Children and teens who have experienced the death of someone significant need healthy, creative outlets to help them heal. Mourning in Motion is an opportunity for youth to come together with their peers to express their thoughts and emotions through movement.

Activity Stations

  • "Grief in our Bodies" in the Emotion Commotion Room
  • "Expressing Grief through Movement" in Schroder Park
  • "Remembering our Significant People" in the Gathering Room
  • "Centering Ourselves when Emotions are Overwhelming" in the Quiet Room
  • "Identifying our Grief Feelings through Slime" in the Art Room
  • "Coping Strategies for our Grief" in the Community Room

Youth (ages 5 to 18) will work through each station in age-appropriate groups. Please note that one station will be outside (weather permitting). Adult caregivers will be required to sign in each youth participant upon arrival at and before departure from the Center. 

This program is free to attend. All supplies and snacks will be provided, but pre-registration is required. Sign up now!

Hope for the Holidays

Day: Tuesday
Dates: December 6
Location: Zoom

Hope for the Holidays is a peer-based support group designed to help adults cope with the holiday season. Come together (via Zoom) with other bereaved adults who have experienced the death of someone significant to discuss tips and provide support for one another.