Sunday, March 18, 2018

Mark Your Calendars NOW!


Grief Yoga 8-week series


What: Gentle yoga to heal the heart and move the body, no yoga experience necessary
*Some mats, blocks, as well as chairs for a seated practice will be available


When: Tuesdays
April 10th – May 29th, 2018
7:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Where: Jordan Valley Medical Center
3580 W 9000 S
West Jordan, UT 84088
April 10, 17, 24, May 1, 8, 15, 22, 29: 3rd Floor, Classroom 2
Who: Hallie Yurick, RYT-200, CMHC
  • experienced grief yoga teacher


Cost: $60 8-week series / $10 drop-in
Payment: Venmo (@hallie-yurick), Cash, or check


Registration:    Email hallie.counselor@gmail.com
FB: @yogaforgrieving




Mother's Day Craft
April 19, April 24, and May 9, 2018







Create your piece of artwork to honor your loved one(s)
Supplies for one framed piece available, per person, at no charge
Please RSVP to info@shareparentsofutah.org









Children's Grief Workshop
w/Dr. Jake Andreason
April 28, 2018
10:00 AM
in Draper



Share Parents of Utah
at BYU Women's Conference
May 3 and 4, 2018



Bereaved Mother's Day
May 6, 2018



Mother's Day
May 13, 2018



Join our team at this years
Running With Angels 5k
May 19, 2018
Thanksgiving Point Gardens
Lehi, Utah


Race for Grief 5k
May 28, 2018
Bountiful, Utah


Father's Feel Too Workshop
w/Dr. Jake Andreason
June 12, 2018
7:30 PM
in South Jordan



Anxiety and Depression 
and How Grief Impacts Your Mood Workshop
w/ Heidi Vawdrey
June 21, 2018
7:30 PM
in Draper



Couples Communication Workshop
w/Dr. Jake Andreason
July 10, 2018
7:30 PM
in Lehi, Utah



Kintsugi Activity
August 7, 2018
7:30 PM
in Draper




Share Parents of Utah
35th Anniversary Celebration
Family Luau
Authentic Luau Dinner and Polynesian Dancing
Tickets Required
$20 family of six/$5 per person
August 15, 2018




Children's Grief Workshop
w/Dr. Jake Andreason
August 11, 2018
10:00 AM
in Daper



Shopping Extravaganza
Tickets Required
September 29, 2018




Share Parents of Utah
Annual Walk for Remembrance and Hope
October 13, 2018




Surviving Thriving the Holidays Workshop

TBA
in Draper 


Festival of Trees
November 28-December 1, 2018



Monday, January 8, 2018







2018 is a very momentous year for Share Parents of Utah 


and we have many fun events planned to commemorate our 35th year of serving and supporting families across the Wasatch Front. 



It all starts in February with our 


Fourth Annual Share Parents of Utah Valentine’s Gala!













February 3, 2018, 6:30 PM 


at "The District" Events Center, 2nd Floor, 


3761 West Parkway Plaza Drive, South Jordan, Utah 84095. 

We are thrilled to welcome back Dr. Matt Townsend (www.matttownsend.com). He will be speaking on how to navigate through our relationships while grieving and healing after the loss of our loved one(s). Matt has an entertaining and truly fun way of sharing his perspective and everyone goes away feeling uplifted and with tangible tools to continue traveling this journey together.  If you've come before, rest assured that Matt has ALL NEW CONTENT for 2018!

We will be holding a silent auction with items such as Jet Blue Airlines round-trip tickets, Disneyland tickets, hotel stays, gift baskets, and much more!

Photographer John Lloyd (www.capturedlightphoto.com) will capture the evening and provide a free, downloadable keepsake photo for you.

Gala tickets are on sale NOW! Tickets are $50 each and include a fantastic 


Pasta Bar Action Station Extravaganza 

Our pasta bar action station gives you the ultimate dining experience! You can custom create your own pasta masterpiece from the following ingredients: 

4 kinds of pasta (yes; even a gluten free pasta), 4 homemade pasta sauces and over 15 toppings featuring grilled chicken, Italian sausage, roasted peppers, gourmet cheeses, mushrooms, fresh vegetables and more. Once you have made your selections our chef attendants will toss everything together right before your eyes and serve each dish hot off the skillet.




Dinner includes a Gourmet Caesar Salad w/house dressing, Fresh-baked Rolls w/butter, unlimited soda fountain, as well as delectable Eclairs and Cookies. 





**Beer/wine bar vouchers available for purchase at registration.

Pre-purchased tickets will be available for pick up at the “Will Call/Registration” table that evening.

Please purchase tickets by January 24, 2018 extended through MIDNIGHT January 28, 2018!


via Venmo Share Parents of Utah @shareparent 


or Paypal: donate@shareparentsofutah.org. 


Paypal


***Please note your registered names and any special dietary needs. 



Should you have questions, please email us at info@shareparentsofutah.org

We look forward to seeing you there!

*This Is A Semi-Formal Event*










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We look forward to seeing you this month at our


Group Support Meetings:


January 10, 18 & 23


"Nurturing Yourself Through Grief"





Locations and Times available below and by clicking our 

Tuesday, January 2, 2018

2018 is a very momentous year for Share Parents of Utah 
and we have many fun events planned to commemorate our 35th year of serving and supporting families across the Wasatch Front. 

It all starts in February with our 
Fourth Annual Share Parents of Utah Valentine’s Gala!



February 3, 2018, 6:30 PM 
at "The District" Events Center, 2nd Floor, 
3761 West Parkway Plaza Drive, South Jordan, Utah 84095. 

We are thrilled to welcome back Dr. Matt Townsend (www.matttownsend.com). He will be speaking on how to navigate through our relationships while grieving and healing after the loss of our loved one(s). Matt has an entertaining and truly fun way of sharing his perspective and everyone goes away feeling uplifted and with tangible tools to continue trave
ling this journey together.

We will be holding a silent auction with items such as Jet Blue Airlines round-trip tickets, Disneyland tickets, hotel stays, gift baskets, and much more!

Photographer John Lloyd (www.capturedlightphoto.com) will capture the evening and provide a free, downloadable keepsake photo for you.

Gala tickets are on sale NOW! Tickets are $50 each and include a fantastic Pasta Bar Dinner, Delectable Desserts, Unlimited Soda Fountain and all activities at the event.
**There will be beer/wine bar vouchers available for purchase at registration.

Pre-purchased tickets will be available for pick up at the “Will Call/Registration” table that evening.

Please purchase tickets by January 24, 2018 

via Venmo Share Parents of Utah @shareparent 
or Paypal: donate@shareparentsofutah.org. 
Paypal
***Please note your registered names and any special dietary needs. 

Should you have questions, please email us at info@shareparentsofutah.org

We look forward to seeing you there!

*This Is A Semi-Formal Event*



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Group Support
with Ciara and Sheltcey

2nd Wednesday of every month
January 10, February 13, March 14, April 11, May 9, June 13, 
July 11, August 8, September 12, October 10, November 14, December 12

South Mountain Community Church, Draper Campus 
Room 102

7:30-9:00 PM

14216 South Bangerter Parkway, Draper, UT 84020  
Enter the main doors and take a right - we are straight ahead in room 102 

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Pregnancy After Loss (PAL) 
Group Support
with Jacquelene and Kalei

3rd Thursday of each month (typically)
January 18, February 15, March 15
Harmons Groceries
(NOTICE NEW Temporary LOCATION)
Upstairs Boardroom
1750 West Traverse Parkway, Lehi, UT 84043


April 19, May 17, June 21, 
July 19, August 16, September 20, October 18, November 15, December 20

Mountain Point Medical Center
Conference Room "Mountain Summit 2"

7:30-9:00 PM

3000 North Triumph Blvd, Lehi, UT 84043
Conference Room "Mountain Summit 2" located on the first floor 
(follow signage to the Conference Rooms-near the restrooms)

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Group Support
with Carma and Michelle

4th Tuesday of every month
January 23, February 27, March 27, April 24, May 22, June 26, 
July 17 or 31, August 28, September 25, October 23, November 27, NO meeting in December 

Jordan Valley Medical Center
 2nd Floor Classroom 2

7:30-9:00 PM

3580 West 9000 South, West Jordan, UT 84088
Enter from the south-east side of the building and has a sign "In patient" at the door. 
Take the elevators to the second floor, then turn right when you get off the elevators and it's the first door you see - Classroom 2


Tuesday, November 7, 2017


November Group Support Meetings/Events


Wednesday, November 8
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Group Support - topic is “Finding Gratitude In Grief”
14216 South Bangerter Parkway, Draper, UT 84020
Room 102 (Enter the main doors and take a right)
(This meeting will be held on the second Wednesday of each month at this location indefinitely) 


Wednesday, November 8
7:15 PM - 8:30 PM
5126 West Daybreak Parkway, South Jordan, UT 84009
Daybreak Conference Room 1st floor (behind the coffee bar)
Hosted by Hallie Yurick and our partnership with Caring Connections, University of Utah
(This FREE class is held WEEKLY each Wednesday through at least December, and all who have been touched by grief are invited to attend-including supportive loved ones in your life) 





Thursday, November 9
7:00 PM - 8:30 PM
PAL Group Support
Mountain Point Medical Center
3000 North Triumph Blvd, Lehi, UT 84043
Conference Room “Mountain Summit Two” on the main floor just North of the elevators
(follow signs to conference rooms/restrooms)
(This meeting will typically be held the third Thursday of each month at Mtn. Point Medical Center) 



Tuesday, November 28
7:30 PM - 9:00 PM
Group Support - topic is “Finding Gratitude In Grief”
Jordan Valley Medical Center
3580 West 9000 South, West Jordan, UT 84088
Second Floor, Classroom Two
Hosted by Carma Rasmussen and Ciara Jackson
(This meeting is always held the fourth Tuesday of each month at Jordan Valley Medical Center) 





Come visit our *Share Parents of Utah “Learn To Fly” tree at the
Wednesday, November 29 through Saturday, December 2, 2017
Wednesday - Friday 10:00 a.m. to 9:00 p.m.
Saturday 10:00 a.m. to ? p.m.
*Shops close at 8:30 p.m.
Location: South Towne Expo Center, 9575 South State Street, Sandy, Utah

Saturday, August 26, 2017

September Happenings


We are currently selling tickets 
for the upcoming 
Shopping Extravaganza 
at the Outlets at Traverse Mountain



Tickets are $25 ($15 of each ticket sold comes back to SPoU)
Pick up your ticket from any Share Volunteer, by emailing us, or buy directly from the outlets here (don't forget to mark that you are supporting Share Parents of Utah)

Purchase your ticket today to get in on the saving, winning, giving and fun!  
Outlets at Traverse Mountain is holding its 5th Annual Shopping Extravaganza event on Saturday, October 14, 2017.

Buy a $25 ticket and enjoy this exclusive, limited-admission charity fundraising event that features one-day-only saving offers, a special shopper lunch, Chocolate Tasting at Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, desserts and drinks in the Diva Lounge, and exclusive one day only discounts at participating stores.  Each ticket holder receives exclusive Enter to Win passes to win several fantastic prizes, including more than $30,000 worth of gift cards from Outlets of Traverse Mountain's participating retailers.  Check in starts at 9:30 AM!

Last year's even raised more than $30,000 (SPoU earned $2,550 of that) for well-deserving organizations along the Wasatch Front!  SPoU uses every dollar to serve and support families in Utah who lose a baby.

We would like to publicly thank Amara Day Spa, Salon and Boutique in Lehi for sponsoring us for this event.


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We are taking preorders 
for Shirts August 28-September 15 extended through September 22!
&
Merchandise August 28-October 5 


22nd Annual Walk for Remembrance and Hope
Saturday, October 7, 2017
International Peace Gardens
1060 Dalton Ave S.,
Salt Lake City, UT 84104

12:45 Registration

1:30 Program

Music~Name Reading~Dove Release

In honor of all babies gone too soon

Music provided by LAHJIT, an "all genre" music group based in Salt Lake City, who specialize in live band performance, studio recording, and songwriting.

Our program will be Emcee'd by the lovely Meredith Wilken.  
You hear Meredith on 94.1 KODJ Monday thru Fridays, from 6:00-10:00 AM

We are so grateful that LAHJIT and Meredith are donating their time and talents on our behalf.


You will be given the opportunity to personalize a beautiful, paper bird and display within the grapevine arbor.  These will also be your take home memento.

Event is held rain or shine and we recommend each individual bring their own chair/blanket/umbrella.

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Pre-order Shirts and Zip Hoodies HERE 
beginning August 28 ~ deadline September 22 
All Pre-ordered shirts will be available to pick up at the Walk!

Orders received 9/23 - 10/5 will be fulfilled on 2nd production run
and available for self pick up in Layton the 4th week of October



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Preorder Ornaments, Bears/Lambs, Car decals, 
and our NEW Annual Charm Bracelet 
Orders taken August 28-October 5

ALL PREORDERED ITEMS WILL BE AVAILABLE 
FOR PICK UP AT THE WALK!!!
Extra unsold items will be available for sale at the Walk.

While at the Walk, make sure you visit our Boutique, 
Teeny Tears and Cuddle Cot booths, 
and make some new friends!

Share Parents of Utah will be decorating a tree for this years 
Festival of Trees.

Find our 
"Take These Wings And Learn To Fly" 
in the large tree section.

We invite you to purchase an ornament to place on the festival tree, 
in your baby's honor, as well as purchase one to take home.  
All ornaments are personalized with your baby's name on them.

Click link(s) to email us your order.  
Please include:
 1) quantity 
2) description of ornament(s) desired 
3) personalization (ONE WORD/First Name looks best)
Payment is accepted via:
 Cash, Venmo~Share Parents of Utah @ShareParent and PayPal

#1 Bird cage Ornament
(this ornament is still in development and may change slightly)
Each vintage bird cage ornament is lovingly hand crafted and measures 7" high. 
"Take These Wings And Learn To Fly" printed on each ribbon in silver font.
Each tag may be personalized (one word/first name looks best).  
Secure one for each member of the family as their "2017" ornament



#2 Metal Bird on wreath Ornament
Ornament is handmade with an adorable metal bird perched on a wooden disc.
Measures approximately 6" tall/wide.
"Take These Wings And Learn To Fly" printed on each ribbon in silver font.
Each tag may be personalized (one word/first name looks best).
Secure one for each member of the family as their "2017" ornament
limited quantities available
Non-personalized items:


Stuffed Animals 

15" Bears & 7.5" Lambs: 

5) Yellow lambs $5

Bears shirts can be personalized (first name only)
for an extra $3.00 per bear.

Pink Feathers
"Take these wings and learn to fly"


Blue Feathers
"Take these wings and learn to fly"

Get your 2017 Walk themed Car Decals!

Car Decals
$5

Car Decals
$5

2017 Mother's Day Charm Bracelet
"You Hold The Key To My Heart"
$15 Bracelet with charms
$5 charms alone

Preorder your 
exclusive Share Parents of Utah charm bracelet!

Each year we will offer charms that coincide with that years Walk theme.

This year, in addition to our Walk themed charms, we will offer our 
exclusive Mother's Day charm bracelet

"You Hold The Key To My Heart"

This bracelet includes a heart, surrounded by angel wings, a key to open your heart 
and a surprise charm. 
(we created these at our Mother's Day group support meetings)


2017 Walk Charm bracelet
"Take These Wings And Learn To Fly"
$15 Bracelet with charms
$5 charms alone
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2017 Interactive Workshop
with Dr. Jake Andreason

This Workshop will be held at Jordan Valley Medical Center, 2nd floor, classroom 2
3580 West 9000 South, West Jordan, UT 84088
Enter from the south-east side of the building and has a sign "In patient" at the door. Take the elevators to the second floor, then turn right when you get off the elevators and it's the first door you see.




Grandparents Grief Workshop
Tuesday, September 5, 7-9:00 PM
Open to ALL Grandparents

ALL Grandparents are invited to paint a bird house in honor of their loved one(s)
We kindly request an RSVP by Monday, September 4 for a bird house by emailing us at info@shareparentsofutah.org 





September 13, 2017
We Need Not Walk Alone
w/Tami and Tiffany
Tami habla espaƱol
Kearns Public Library
5360 S. 4220 W., SLC, UT 84118
7:00-8:30 PM

September 21, 2017
PAL Meeting
w/Jacquelene
Mountain Point Medical Center
7:00-8:30 PM

September 26, 2017
We Need Not Walk Alone
w/Melannie and Millie
Jordan Valley Medical Center
7:30-9:00 PM


Complete addresses found here






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Another Unique Fundraising Opportunity


FIGHT NIGHT 
pitting 
Andrew Cluff "Victory MMA" 
against our friend and SPoU supporter 
Rico Valdez "One Hit MMA"  

We invite you to join us at an upcoming fundraiser where Rico's personal ticket sales with be donated to Share Parents of Utah. 
We know that loss has personally touched Rico's life more than once. 
We'd love to see you at the fight!
This event is at the Riverbend Sports Complex in SLC 
on Saturday, September 16th 
Fights start at 6pm
All Ages Are Invited! 
$30GA $55 VIP 

Tickets are in and must be purchased directly from Rico for that portion to come back to SPoU. 
Please purchase from Rico at PayPal.me/ValdezGasparmma
It is simple and only takes seconds to secure your tickets!
Rico Valdez - We want to express our public appreciation to you. Your desire to help others in their time of need is incredible! You have a tough exterior that protects a tender heart of gold!


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