Stuck Inside? Come Hang Out With The Mighty Community!
Join The Mighty’s staff and community for a series of events designed to keep us social. We’ve got workshops, meditations, art hangouts, and more! New events for each week added by each Saturday!
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Check out our Virtual Events schedule for Monday 6/1 – Friday 6/5!
Wednesday, June 3
Chronic Illness Support Group
Wednesday, June 3, 1pm PT / 4pm ET
If you are someone who has a chronic illness/health condition, this is the group for you. Here you can connect with others who have gone through or are currently facing daily challenges due to a chronic condition. You can share what’s going on in your life, listen to others, and ask for support as well as advice. Led by Gabriella Russotti.
How I Found Hope as a Suicide Attempt Survivor
Wednesday, June 3, 3pm PT / 6pm ET
Join Mighty Community Leader and Contributor Leslie A. Zukor for a discussion about finding hope through our darkest days.
Thursday, June 4
Change Your Thinking, Change Your World
Thursday, June 4, 1pm PT / 4pm ET
Join Marie Dagenais-Lewis, patient advocate and founder of R.A.R.E., for a crash course on the quickest way to change your world—by changing the way you see it. Marie shares how seeing your situation in a whole new light can give you a new life while still being the same person you once hated.
Fiber Arts Circle
Thursday, June 4, 3pm PT / 6pm ET
Do you knit, crochet or do some other yarn hobby? Get crafty with Mighty editor Monique during their 1-hour fiber arts circle. Whether you’re a seasoned pro or picking up a new craft, there’s plenty of room for you in the circle.
Thursday, June 4, 5pm PT / 8pm ET
Join Mighty editor Sarah for a free hour-long journaling workshop. All you need is something to write with.
Friday, June 5
Friday, June 5, 11am PT / 2pm ET
Join Lexi Silva for a talk on caregiving and the ways it can change your life. Come share your experiences, ask your questions and gain some knowledge about caregiving!
Wind Down Paint Along
Friday, June 5, 1pm PT / 4pm ET
Join artist Caitlin Geist for a Bob Ross-inspired paint along! Recommended materials include: a small & large brush, rectangular canvas or similar surface and acrylic paint in the colors white, black, red, orange, yellow, green and blue. Please note you can use whatever materials you have on hand, including colors! This painting will be customizable so if you don’t have the same colors it will work just as well!
Music Therapy & Mental Health
Friday, June 5, 3pm PT / 6pm ET
Join Danielle Lowe, a board-certified music therapist (MT-BC) to learn more about what music therapy is and how it interacts with mental health. Danielle will then be doing a short music therapy session involving songwriting and music assisted relaxation as well as providing tips on how to use music to promote mental well-being on your own. Please bring a pencil and paper or have an electronic word processor (Word, Google Docs etc.) to participate in the songwriting. No musical experience is required to benefit!