32nd Annual Cancer Prevention and Survivor’s Picnic

Date: Sunday, June 9, 2019

Time: 1-3:30 pm

Location: Cowell Family Cancer Center parking lot, 217 S. Madison St., Traverse City

Free Skin Screenings

Provided by Laurel Leithauser, MD, Skin Cancer and Dermatology Center, and Anthony Van Vreede, MD, V Dermatology.

Informative Presentations


2:15 pm - David Johnson, MD, Integrative Health Consultant and Preventative Cardiologist | Sleeping Bear Natural Medicine | “Life as Medicine: Healing to Wholeness”

2:25 - Janice Beyer, Cancer survivor

2:35 - Casey Cowell, philanthropist and president of Boomerang Catapult, LLC

2:45 - Bill Couzens, founder of Less Cancer, and Miles O’Brien, Emmy award-winning producer, Journalist, and correspondent

Health and Wellness Exhibits

Munson Medical Center, community resources, and valuable information on cancer-related topics, such as rehabilitation services, nutrition, and lymphedema.

  • Food from Sprout Café
  • Shiatsu therapy and Healing Touch
  • Children’s activity area
  • Music

Less Cancer.org Bike Ride

Northern Michigan cyclists are invited to join riders from Less Cancer on a ride around Leelanau County to raise awareness and celebrate efforts against the disease. All rides start at 7 am and range from 15-100 miles.

  • Less Cancer Bing’ham Back: a 15-mile Tart Trail ride
  • 2019 Pancake Ride Medium Stack: a 30-mile ride
  • 2019 Pancake Ride Long Stack: a 60-mile ride
  • Less Cancer Ride: 100 miles

For more information and registration, visit www.bikereg.com/42153.