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Celebrate cancer survivors and inspire the newly diagnosed at National Cancer Survivors’ Day event

The first Sunday in June is National Cancer Survivors’ Day.
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Group of happy women winning the struggle with breast cancer

GRAND RAPIDS, Mich. - The first Sunday in June is National Cancer Survivors’ Day, which is an annual, treasured celebration of life that is held in hundreds of communities nationwide.

This day is a celebration for those who have survived, an inspiration for those recently diagnosed, a gathering of support for families and an outreach to the community.  

Spectrum Health will celebrate with a special event and the community is invited to attend.  It’s on Wednesday, June 5 at the Lemmen-Holton Cancer Pavilion at Spectrum Health Cancer Center.  There will be information on during and after treatment, nutrition and physical activity information, and a variety of vendors with beneficial community and health information.  Local community partners will be on hand with fun activities and giveaways. The festivities will take place throughout Lemmen-Holton Cancer Pavilion. Each floor will host different activities, such as musical entertainment, food, information booths, massages and so much more!

Cancer Survivors Day
Wednesday, June 5
1 p.m. to 5 p.m.
Spectrum Health Cancer Center
Lemmen-Holton Cancer Pavilion
145 Michigan Street NE
Grand Rapids, MI 49503

Free self-parking available:
Ramp 1 off Michigan Street  
GRCC Lot at Bostwick and Lyon (shuttle service)

For more information and to register to attend, visit www.spectrumhealth.org/celebrate-survivors

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