MOLINE, ILLINOIS (June 9, 2021) — Gilda’s Club is hosting a free Acupuncture workshop for anyone impacted by cancer on Wednesday, June 30, 2021, 6-7PM, at Gilda’s Club Quad Cities Moline Clubhouse located at 600 John Deere Road, Moline, Illinois, 61265.

Have you been interested in acupuncture but feel you need to know more before trying it? Join Darcie Carlton, Licensed and Board Certified in Acupuncture, for a workshop about acupuncture. Carlton will give an overview of traditional Chinese medicine and how it can support a person with helping relieve cancer and treatment side effects.

Carlton is a Board-Certified Acupuncturist and Herbalist licensed in the State of Iowa. She went to school for four years to learn Traditional Chinese Medicine and acupuncture. Her training included over 900 hours of clinical practice in addition to classroom instruction. She attended Illinois State University and then lived in Chicago for fifteen years. While there, Carlton graduated from Midwest College of Oriental Medicine in Chicago/Evanston with a Master of Science degree in Oriental Medicine combined with a Bachelor of Science degree in Nutrition.

Anyone impacted by cancer is invited to attend. Registration is required at For questions, please call Gilda’s Club at 563-326-7504 or e-mail

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About Gilda’s Club

Free of charge, Gilda’s Club Quad Cities provides support, education, and hope to all people affected by cancer. As a Cancer Support Community affiliate, we are part of the largest employer of psychosocial oncology mental-health professionals in the United States. Our global network brings the highest-quality cancer-support to the millions of people touched by cancer.

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