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Bogner Family Funeral Home and Cremation Services is pleased to offer a wide variety of both on-going and seasonal events. We invite you to return often to see what’s coming up on our calendar.

June Events

  • GriefShare-Fields United Methodist Church
    Monday, June 04, 2018 : 6:30 PM to Monday, August 27, 2018 : 8:30 PM

    How GriefShare works

    GriefShare seminars and support groups are led by people who understand what you are going through and want to help. You’ll gain access to valuable GriefShare resources to help you recover from your loss and look forward to rebuilding your life.


    Contact person
    Mary Lynn Swartz, Leadership Committee: 440-409-5931
    Registration fee: $15.00 (Includes workbook)
    Scholarships available
    Child care: Available
    Meeting room: Parlour
    Church sponsor
    Fields United Methodist Church
    440-327-8753

    Meeting schedule
    Meeting Date Time
    Monday Mon, Jun 04, 2018 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
    Session 2 Mon, Jun 11, 2018 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
    Session 3 Mon, Jun 18, 2018 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
    Session 4 Mon, Jun 25, 2018 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
    Session 5 Mon, Jul 02, 2018 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
    Session 6 Mon, Jul 09, 2018 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
    Session 7 Mon, Jul 16, 2018 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
    Session 8 Mon, Jul 23, 2018 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
    Session 9 Mon, Jul 30, 2018 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
    Session 10 Mon, Aug 06, 2018 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
    Session 11 Mon, Aug 13, 2018 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
    Session 12 Mon, Aug 20, 2018 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm
    Session 13 Mon, Aug 27, 2018 6:30 pm – 8:30 pm

  • Circle of Hope Series
    Monday, June 25, 2018 : 6:30 PM to Monday, July 30, 2018 : 8:00 PM

    An educational support group for adults who have had a loved one die. Please call the facilitator listed below for more information and to register.
    West Campus
    22730 Fairview Center Drive
    Fairview Park, Ohio 44126
    Mondays, January 15-February 19, 2018
    6:30-8:00 p.m.
    Judy Beckman (440) 414-1731

July Events

  • Restoring Hope: When A Loved One Dies From An Overdose
    Thursday, July 19, 2018 : 6:30 PM to Thursday, July 26, 2018 : 8:00 PM

    Series
    Five-week group for those adults who have had a loved one die from an overdose death. Registration is required.
    The LCADA Way
    Avon Lake Wellness Center
    525 Avon Belden Road, Suite 1, Avon Lake
    Thursday, June 28-July 26
    6:30-8:00 p.m.
    Judy Beckman-440-414-1731

  • Elyria Survivors of Suicide Support Group
    Monday, July 23, 2018 : 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM

    A healing resource to offer support, understanding and comfort for those grieving over the loss of a loved one by suicide.
    When: 2nd and 4th Monday of each month-6:30-8:00 p.m.
    Where: Amy Levin Conference & Learning Center
    1165 North Ridge Road
    Lorain, Ohio 44055
    Questions: Contact Dorena Gilchrist, LOSS Coordinator, at 440-204-4349 or email dgilchrist@nordcenter.org.

  • Understanding Grief: When A Child Dies
    Monday, July 23, 2018 : 7:00 PM

    When a child dies, at any age, the family suffers intense pain and may feel hopeless and isolated. The Compassionate Friends provides highly personal comfort, hope, and support to every family experiencing the death of a son or daughter, a brother or a sister, or a grandchild, and help others better assist the grieving family.
    The Compassionate Friends
    Our Lady Queen of Peace Church Hall
    708 Erie Street
    Grafton, Ohio 44044
    216-469-5311 or tcfloraincounty@gmail.com
    4th Monday of the month at 7:00 p.m.

  • Sheffield Lake Survivors of Suicide (SOS) Group
    Tuesday, July 24, 2018

    Library at St. Thomas Church
    715 Harris Road
    Sheffield Lake, Ohio 44054
    Meetings: the fourth Tuesday of every month
    Contact: Deb DiCillo
    440-865-9387

  • Hopeful Hearts
    Tuesday, July 24, 2018 : 1:00 PM to 2:30 PM

    A monthly grief support group for anyone 60 and older who has experienced the death of someone special in the past 2 years.
    Holy Spirit Family Center
    410 Lear Road, Avon Lake
    4th Tuesday of the month, 1:00 to 2:30 p.m.
    JoDee Coulter, (216) 383-2222 Ext. 1301

  • Together We Can Grief Camps- Family Day at the Beach (All Ages)
    Saturday, July 28, 2018 : 3:00 PM to 5:00 PM

    We offer a variety of camps to meet the grieving needs of children and adolescents.
    Camps provide the opportunity to be with others who are also grieving the death
    of a loved one.
    Camps are expressive in nature and led by experienced facilitators in art,
    music, play and nature activities.
    Join us for fun and festivities as we honor the life of your special person.
    For more information or a registration packet, please contact us at
    216.486.6838
    At the Beach (all ages)
    Saturday, July 28, 3-5 p.m.
    Mentor Headlands, Mentor, Ohio

August Events

  • Camp Erin
    Friday, August 03, 2018 : 8:00 AM to Sunday, August 05, 2018 : 8:00 AM

    Camp Erin: Friday, August 3rd-Sunday August 5th, 2018
    Heartland Retreat Center, Marengo

    A three day camp for children 8-17, which combines a traditional, fun camp with grief support and education. Adult "Big Buddy" volunteers offer support for campers. Camp Erin Cleveland was created and is supported in part by The Moyer Foundation.

    Camp applications available at: www.cornerstoneofhope.org on the "Camp" page. Please note that campers may only attend one week long day camp. Applications must be approved prior to your child attending camp.

  • Horizons
    Friday, August 03, 2018 : 10:30 AM

    A monthly support group for the older adult widow and widower. This group is open ended and ongoing.
    Lorain County Community College
    Spitzer Conference Center, Room 219
    1005 North Abbe Road, Elyria, OH 44035
    1st Friday of the month, 10:30 a.m. to 12:00 p.m.
    Laurie Mason 216-383-2222 ext. 1359

  • TAPS: For Those Who Lost A Military Loved One (Meets Monthly)
    Saturday, August 04, 2018 : 10:00 AM to 11:30 AM

    TAPS is the Tragedy Assistance Program for Survivors and is a resource for anyone who has suffered the loss of a military loved one regardless of the relationship to the deceased or the circumstances of the death. This group is run by a TAPS trained facilitator along with a co-facilitator that is experienced in grief.
    We invite you to join us as we provide support, care and hope with resources, personal contact, fellow survivors in a spirit of friendship and understanding. You do not have to attend every month, just attend when you are available or feel that you need the support. Light refreshments will be provided and there is no cost to you.
    Meets on the first Saturday of each month from 10:00 to 11:30 a.m.
    RSVP encouraged, but not mandatory to Robert Derga at rderga@gmail.com.
    Cornerstone of Hope
    5905 Brecksville Road
    Independence, Ohio 44131
    216-524-4673

  • Together We Can Grief Camps-3 Day
    Tuesday, August 07, 2018 : 9:00 AM to Thursday, August 09, 2018 : 9:00 AM

    A three day camp for grieving children ages 6-13 who have experienced the death of a loved one; June 7-9, from 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. at Red Oak Camp in Kirtland. Pick up and drop off times/locations to be determined. We offer a variety of camps to meet the need of grieving children and adolescents. Camps provide the opportunity to be with others who are also grieving the death of a loved one. Camps are expressive in nature and led by experienced facilitators in art, music, play and nature activities. For more information or a registration packet, please contact us at 216-486-6838 or visit www.hospicewr.org/camps.

  • Art For Relaxation: Landscapes Of The Heart
    Tuesday, August 07, 2018 : 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

    Painting a natural landscape can sometimes help reveal one's emotional landscape. Come and paint a scene from our grounds on the lake, if weather permits, at our Lakeshore Campus to express mood and feeling. If you attend either one of the other workshops, you can paint from a stock photograph or bring your own.
    Hospice of the Western Reserve-West Campus
    22730 Fairview Center Drive
    Fairview Park, Ohio
    Please call Mollie Borgione at 216-486-6544 or email her at mborgione@hospicewr.org to register no later than four days in advance of workshop date. Suggested $5 donation for supplies.

  • New Beginnings
    Wednesday, August 08, 2018 : 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM

    A monthly support group for young widows and widowers (ages 55 and younger). This group is open ended and on-going. Registration is not required.
    Hospice of the Western Reserve-West Campus
    22730 Fairview Center Drive
    Fairview Park, Ohio
    2nd Wednesday of the month, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
    Judy Beckman-(440) 414-1731

  • Hope and Healing
    Tuesday, August 14, 2018 : 1:00 PM to 2:00 PM

    An ongoing monthly support group for grieving adults. Registration in not required. Please call facilitator for information.

    The Robertson Bereavement Center
    5075 Windfall Road
    Medina, OH 44256
    Second Tuesday of the month, 3:00-4:00 p.m.
    Theresa Suing-330-241-6282

  • Transcending Grief Series
    Tuesday, August 14, 2018 : 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM

    Professionally led series to support the continuation of your grief journey. We will explore a wide array of topics relevant to the grief journey with time for sharing and support. Please note: This group meets on the second Tuesday of the month from 6:00-8:00pm. We ask that you register prior to the Monday before group if you would like to attend by calling 216.524.4673. There is a $10 per person fee, and dinner will be served.

    Cornerstone of Hope
    5905 Brecksville Road
    Independence, Ohio 44131
    216-524-HOPE
    www.cornerstoneofhope.org

  • Parent Loss (Monthly)
    Tuesday, August 14, 2018 : 6:30 PM

    A monthly support group for adults adjusting to life after the death of one or more parents.
    West Campus
    22730 Fairview Center Dr.
    Fairview Park, Ohio 44126
    2nd Tuesday of the month 6:30-8:30 p.m.
    Judy Beckman (216) 383-2222 Ext. 1114

September Events

  • Healing Arts Workshops-Circle Of Love Books
    Tuesday, September 18, 2018 : 6:30 PM to 8:30 PM

    At this workshop, you will put a circle book together. You can begin to add photos, notes and other two dimensional mementos to remember your loved one at the workshop, or add them at home.
    Hospice of the Western Reserve-West Campus
    22730 Fairview Center Drive
    Fairview Park, Ohio
    Please call Mollie Borgione at 216-486-6544 or email her at mborgione@hospicewr.org to register no later than four days in advance of workshop date. Suggested $5 donation for supplies.

  • Healing And Well Being Through The Heart Of A Horse
    Saturday, September 22, 2018 : 9:00 AM to 4:00 PM

    Join us for a day of healing and well-being through the compassionate heart of a horse and calming beauty of nature.
    Pebble Ledge Ranch
    9725 Cedar Road
    Novelty, Ohio
    Saturday, September 22, 2018, 9:00 am-4:00 pm
    Register by September 14.
    Call 216-486-6838
    In partnership with the Hospice of the Western Reserve

November Events

  • Children's Grief Awareness Day
    Thursday, November 15, 2018 : 12:00 AM

    Did you know that before graduating from High School, one in 20 children will have a parent die? This statistic doesn't even include children who may lose a brother, sister, grandparent, aunt, uncle or even a close friend at their school. Cornerstone of Hope's Independence office will be hosting a program for Children's Grief Awareness Day on Thursday, November 16, 2017. Please call 216-524-4673 or visit www.cornerstoneofhope.org.

  • International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day
    Saturday, November 17, 2018 : 12:00 AM

    International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day is Saturday, November 17, 2018. Join with fellow loss survivors in your community. On Survivor Day, suicide loss survivors around the world gather at local events to share stories, gain insight, and find comfort in the knowledge that they are not alone.
    On Saturday, November 17, 2018 we are hosting a Survivor Day event near you. The day's program will include the screening of an AFSP produced documentary that will explore the grief and healing journey after a suicide from the perspective of a group of long-term loss survivors. Additional details about the event will be posted on afsp.org/SurvivorsDay in the coming months.
    Reaching out can change your life. Please join us on November 17, 2018.
    For more information about International Survivors of Suicide Loss Day, visit www.afsp.org/SurvivorDay