Comfort Connection (CANCELED)

Jeff and Deb Hansen Home for Hope 5701 Greendale Road, Johnston, IA, United States

FEBRUARY - CANCELED. Comfort Connection is a time for caregivers of an oncology child to connect with others that are on a similar journey. All caregivers are welcome to attend, regardless of treatment outcome of the child. Comfort Connection occurs every other month and consists of gatherings at the CCC office in Johnston, as well …

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Teen Lock-In

Jeff and Deb Hansen Home for Hope 5701 Greendale Road, Johnston, IA, United States

CCC teens ages 13 through graduating high school seniors are invited to the lock-in at the Jeff and Deb Hansen Home for Hope. The fun will start at 7 p.m. and will include way too many snacks, games, conversation and maybe some sleep. The fun will end on Saturday morning at 8 a.m. Registration is …

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Kids Club

Des Moines Art Center 4700 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA, United States

*** Due to renovations, the March Kids Club will be held at the Des Moines Art Center from 10:30 a.m. to noon.*** Join Children's Cancer Connection for this month's Kids Club! Kids Club is geared toward ages 5-12, but anyone is welcome to join. From 10 a.m. to noon, children are welcome to join in …

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Exploration Expedition

Council Bluffs, IA IA, United States

Each year, Children’s Cancer Connection staff and volunteers transport and chaperone teens on an adventure to fun and historical parts of Iowa during Exploration Expedition (EE). This is a free weekend program which brings CCC teens from all over the state together. This year, from the evening of Friday, March 10 through the later morning/early …

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CCC Dodgeball Tournament

Johnston High School 6500 NW 100th Street, Johnston

The CCC Dodgeball Tournament is back! Join Children's Cancer Connection for our 2nd annual community-wide dodgeball tournament at Johnston High School on Saturday, March 25, 2023. The day kicks off at 9:00 a.m. with pool play in the morning followed by a single elimination bracket to decide the winner. End time will depend on speed …

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Kids Club

Des Moines Art Center 4700 Grand Avenue, Des Moines, IA, United States

*** Due to renovations, the April Kids Club will be held at the Des Moines Art Center from 10:30 a.m. to noon.*** Join Children's Cancer Connection for this month's Kids Club! Kids Club is geared toward ages 5-12, but anyone is welcome to join. From 10 a.m. to noon, children are welcome to join in …

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Teen Hangout – Outing

Sky Zone Trampoline Park 1300 SE Gateway Dr Suite 103, Grimes

Teens ages 13-18, oncology and sibling, are invited to spend a fun evening with friends.

Free

Comfort Connection at Fox Brewing

Fox Brewing - the Mezzanine Room 103 S. 11th Street, West Des Moines, IA, United States

Comfort Connection is a time for caregivers of an oncology child to connect with others that are on a similar journey.

Free

Spring Family Camp

Des Moines Y Camp 1192 166th Dr #1, Boone, IA, United States

The whole CCC family can join the camp fun May 5-7 at Spring Family Camp.

Camping the Night Away- Des Moines

The Des Moines Heritage Center 120 E 5th St, Des Moines, IA, United States

This year is going to be bigger and better than ever! Help us reach our $100,000 event goal as we support the return to pre-pandemic camp formatting! Enjoy a camp-themed evening of fun supporting a great cause. Camping the Night Away includes delicious food, hosted drinks, auctions, raffles and so much more! Recommended dress for …

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Teen Hangout – Great Escape Outing

Great Escape 655 NE 56th Street, Pleasant Hill, IA, United States

Teens ages 13-18, oncology and sibling, are invited to spend a fun evening with friends.

Free

2023 Oncology Camp

Des Moines Y Camp 1192 166th Dr #1, Boone, IA, United States

Oncology Camp provides a week of camp activities for kids on or off treatment.

Comfort Connection – Firetrucker Brewery

Firetrucker Brewery 716 SW 3rd Street, Ankeny, IA, United States

Comfort Connection is a time for caregivers of an oncology child to connect with others that are on a similar journey.

Free