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Saturday, June 1
National Learn to Row Day- 9:00am-1:00pm. This will give participants a chance to tour the boathouse, try an ergometer (indoor rowing machine), and get on the water in an 8-person shell. Takes about an hour. $3 in advance / $5 at the event. 291 North Park NW, Grand Rapids. Reiki for the Natural Health Person- 9:00am5:00pm. Taught by Dr. Kellie Speciale and Dr. Joan Prentice. Healing touch remedies to promote peace, relaxation and spiritual healing. Continuing educational opportunity. $89 for the one day seminar. Call to register at 989-773-3636. Naturopathic Institute, 503 East Broadway Street, Mount Pleasant. Convenient location with free parking. Spa Day for The Soul- 9:30am-4:45pm. Mix of group activities & individual care. 4 Workshops: Self empowerment, Working with the Angels, Stone Energy, Collective Group Energy. Receive two sessions with energetic healers and two sessions with intuitive readers. Lunch, snacks & drinks included. RSVP at spadayforthesoul.com. $74. Limited space. Open Mind, 39 Courtland St., Rockford. Bija Yoga Prenatal Program- 12:00-1:15pm. A special class for expectant an new mothers. Learn about specific alignment and strength concerns during pregnancy and post-partum, breathing techniques, and relaxation. Babies welcome, too. $10 drop-in. 701 E. Savidge #3 (New location) Spring Lake.
Sunday, June 2
Free Yoga Classes- 6/2-6/8. Over 25 classes a week, mornings, afternoons, and evenings. Help celebrate our beautiful expanded studio. Classes will be Free all week for visitors. Please see our daily schedule online at OnThePathYoga.com and drop in. 701 E. Savidge #3 (New location) Spring Lake. Nine Tools to Reduce Stress and Improve Performance- 8:00pm. Performance coach Elle Ingalls shows you her basic Nine Tools to prevent the release of stress hormones. You will also receive a recording of the event. $75 or $352 for 5 Sundays in June. Visit www.PressureFree.com to register or call 269-832-3573.
Monday, June 3
Guided Meditation and Healing Circle- 7:458:45pm. Designed to help you escape from the stress and strains of life and discover an inner world of calm, peace & joy. Energy healing will be given to each participant by trained energy healers. $5 donation. Satya Yoga Center, 133 Butler St., Saugatuck. 269-929-6796.
Wednesday, June 5
Young Living Essential Oils, the services and classes I offer. Come sample products & services. Free. 4434 Knapp St NE, Grand Rapids. Call Jodi with questions 616-443-4225 or email@example.com. Canning Rhubarb & Strawberry Pie Filling- 5:4510:15pm. Can as much rhubarb & strawberry pie filling as you want in 4.5 hours for $45. The Canning Diva will lead the session. See the recipe, what ingredients to bring, and make your reservations at www.canningdiva.com. Facility Kitchens, 501 Ottawa, Lowell.
Friday, June 7
One Year Anniversary- 11:00am-7:00pm. Sérendipité Organiques is thanking you for your patronage by offering discounts & prizes. Plus you’ll walk away having done something good for you, and good for others with a portion of that weekend’s sales being donated to Campaign for Safe Cosmetics. 959 Lake Dr SE, Ste2, Grand Rapids.
Saturday, June 8
The Farmers Market As Your ‘Farmacy’- Nutritionist Pamela Zinn from Holistic Nutrition Center will teach how best shop at the Market when keeping healthy is your main objective. The Holland Farmers Market Eighth Street Market Place 150 West Eighth Street, Holland. For more info call Candy Todd at 616-355-1138. Basil Plants for Sale- 10:00am-5:00pm. Herb Plants for sale 10am - 5pm. Organic and locally grown from heirloom seeds. Cottage of Natural Elements, 351 Cummings, NW Grand Rapids. 616-735-1285 One-Year Anniversary- 10:00am-5:00pm. Sérendipité Organiques is thanking you for your patronage by offering discounts & prizes! Plus you’ll walk away having done something good for you, and good for others with a portion of that weekend’s sales being donated to Campaign for Safe Cosmetics. 959 Lake Dr SE, Ste2, Grand Rapids. Healthseekers Class- 10:30-11:45am. There is a high level of vitality and healing beyond the absence of pain. Find out how homeopathy & chiropractic are a perfect fit, restoring balance & optimizing functioning of your entire system down to the cellular & vibrational level. www.AngelTouchFamilyChiropractic.com. 231-670-0179. Free. 4265 Grand Haven Road, Suite 203; Muskegon. Grand Re-Opening Celebration- 4:00-6:00pm. Come to our open house and enjoy live music by Mystic Dub, see Arial Yoga demonstrations, enjoy refreshments and tour our new studio! Great door prizes and new member specials as well. Free. 701 E. Savidge #3 (New location) Spring Lake.
Guided Meditation and Healing Circle - 7:008:00pm. Escape from stress and discover an inner world of calm, peace & joy through guided meditation and energy healing from Healing in America-trained healers. $5 donation. Holistic Care Approach, 3368 Beltline Ct., NE, Grand Rapids.
Sunday, June 9
Thursday, June 6
Creating a Healthier Mind- 8:00pm. Performance coach Elle Ingalls provides simple steps to reduce negative thoughts to free your mind from stress for
Heavenly Healings Holistic Health Services Open House- 4:00-6:00pm. Come share and learn about
Eckankar-10:00-11:00am. All are invited to the monthly ECK Worship Service to discover how to bring God into our everyday life. Services are the second Sunday of each month. Free. Dominican Center at Marywood, Room 4, 2025 E. Fulton, Grand Rapids. 616-245-7003, www.eck-mi.org.
growth and health. You will also receive a recording. $75 or $352 for 5 Sundays in June. Visit www. Pressure-Free.com to register or call 269-832-3573.
Tuesday, June 11
Free Workshop: Learn Trigger Point Massage6:00pm. Dr. Michael Kwast, DC, CSCS will be presenting. Participants will learn what a trigger point is, what causes them, how to prevent them, how to get rid of them, hands on training. 4150 East Beltline Suite #4, Grand Rapids. Seating limited to first 30 callers. RSVP today by calling 616-447-9888.
Wednesday, June 12
Eckhart Tolle Meditation Group- 12:00-1:00pm. Take time out for peace in the middle of your busy day. Join facilitator Patrick Duiven for 20 min. of silent meditation followed by a 30 min. Eckhart Tolle DVD. This group is informal and newcomers are always welcome. Free. 24 Fountain Street NE. Grand Rapids. EcoTrek Mini-Series FITNESS ON THE BOARD- 6:30pm. Fitness on the SUP 6-week mini series 6/12-7/17 With Kim Evans instructing. Series is $120. Drop-ins may be available for $30/person – space permitting. To register email firstname.lastname@example.org. Find out more at www.ecotrekfitness. com. Pottawatamie Bayou, Spring Lake.
Thursday, June 13
Canning Signature Strawberry Salsa- 5:4510:15pm. Can as much strawberry salsa as you want in 4.5 hours for $45. The Canning Diva will lead the session. See the recipe, what ingredients to bring, and make your reservations at www.canningdiva. com. Facility Kitchens, 501 Ottawa, Lowell. Win Big Lose Weight with Raw Foods- 6:30pm. Chef Adam Graham returns with amazing recipes and the connection of how specific foods can help us lose weight and help heal health issues. Free Please RSVP 616-896-6630. Harvest Health, 4150 32nd Street. Hudsonville.
Friday, June 14
Buttermilk Jamboree- 6/14-6/16. Buttermilk is a 3 day music & arts festival that takes place at, and benefits Circle Pines Center; a non-profit cooperative organization. Lineup includes: Rusted Root, Andru Bemis, Anne Weiss, Badenya Drumming Ensemble and many more. Visit www.ButtermilkJamboree.org for more info. Circle Pines Center, 8650 Mullen Road, Delton. Essential Oil Training- 2:30-6:30pm. Learn the basics of the benefits and uses of therapeutic grade essential oils and receive hands on training incorporating essential oils with massage. $70 includes class materials & pre-registration required. To register call Jodi at 616-443-4225 or email pawahania@gmail. com. Lansing Mid Michigan Massage Therapy Institute 3333 S Pennsylvania Suite 102. Lansing. Monthly Potluck- 6:00pm. We ask that everyone bring a dish to pass and their own plates and cutlery. The meal is free but we ask that you purchase drinks from us. Like to sing or play musical instruments then bring your instrument. Poetry is welcome also. Free. 90 N. Main Street Suite B, Cedar Springs. Hula Hooping with Rebecca- 7:00-8:00pm. Recapture the fun and fitness of yesterday. Laugh and burn calories while you build core strength. $15, hoops provided at Expressions of Grace Yoga, 5270
Published on May 23, 2013
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