markyourcalendar calendar of events AYURVEDIC HEALTH COUNSELING: Q&A SESSION August 24 • 3-5pm For an: Ayurvedic Health Counseling Course Certified by NAMA (National Ayurvedic Medical Association) The Institute for the Advancement of Ayurvedic Sciences Starting October 2019 Application Deadline August 30 Dr. Kaushik’s Ayurvedic & Naturopathic Clinic 792 Route 35, Cross River, NY Q&A RSVP: 914-875-9088
markyourcalendar A YEAR OF HEALING IN 2020 With Dr. Eilis Philpott Soul Healing Journey, LLC We will meet one weekend a month for 12 months. We will meet once a month and spend Friday evening together and all day Saturday and Sunday. The 2020 dates are: January 10-12 • February 7-9 • March 13-15 April 3-5 • May 1-3 • June 12-14 • July 10-12 August 7-9 • September 11-13 • October 9-11 November 13-15 • December 11-13 I will share with you what I have learned from trainings, from life and from guidance in a way that integrates the various modalities. By the end of this 12 months of training you will have catapulted your personal, professional and spiritual journey into the stratosphere. Location: TBD Investment: Early bird rate - Pay in full $4,200 or pay quarterly $1,050 or pay monthly $350 Regular rate - Pay in full $4,800 or pay quarterly $1,200 or pay monthly $400 Reviewer rate - Pay in full $3,000 or pay quarterly $750 or pay monthly $250 To Register: Choose an option to pay (full, quarterly or monthly) and make that first payment. Be prepared to commit to one full year of healing. NOTE: If you take advantage of the early bird rate and make the initial payment you will be locked into that rate for the year. Registration required. 203-767-5954 Eilis@SoulHealingJourney.com AcademyforSoulHealing.com 52
General admission and VIP tickets are available until 8/16. $39. Woodwinds, 29 School Ground Rd, Branford. 203-745-4946. Charlene@CVPEvents. com. Tickets: FunGirlsNightOut.com.
TUESDAY, AUGUST 27 The Graduate Institute Information Session – 6:30– 7:30pm. Join us for an information session about New England’s Award-Winning School for Holistic Studies. Offering Transformative Education. Affordable. One Weekend Per Month. Master of Arts Degrees, Certificates and Sixth-Year Equivalent Programs. Free. The Graduate Institute, 171 Amity Rd, Bethany. Learn.edu.
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 28 Info Session: Green Homes for Sale at Rocky Corner Cohousing, Bethany – 7–9pm. Friendly neighborhood with an organic farm just 5 miles north of New Haven with a remote info session. A great place to raise kids, to be creative, to grow, to retire. Zoom link provided after you RSVP. Free. Rocky Corner Cohousing, Bethany. 203-903-2646. Welcome@RockyCorner.org.
FRIDAY, AUGUST 30 Reiki Second Degree – 10am-5:30pm. With Gigi Benanti, Reiki Master/Teacher (21 years). Learn to send distance Reiki healing, deepen use of Reiki for others and yourself. Two powerful energy connections from Gigi’s short Japanese/Usui Lineage. Two manuals and certificate. $215. Angelic Healing Center, 7 Morgan Ave, Norwalk. 203-852-1150. AngelHealReikiGigiB@snet.net. AngelHealReiki.com.
SATURDAY, AUGUST 31 Info Session and Tour: Green Homes for Sale at Rocky Corner Cohousing, Bethany – 10am–1pm. Friendly neighborhood with an organic farm just 5 miles north of New Haven. A great place to raise kids, to be creative, to grow, to retire. Find out more. Please RSVP. Free. Rocky Corner Cohousing, 58 Old Amity Rd, Bethany. 203-903-2646. Welcome@RockyCorner.org. Reiki Second Degree Workshop – 10am-5:30pm. With Gigi Benanti, Reiki Master/Teacher (21 years). Learn to send distance Reiki healing, deepen use of Reiki for others and yourself. Two powerful energy connections from Gigi’s short Japanese/Usui Lineage. Two manuals and certificate. $215. Angelic Healing Center, 7 Morgan Ave, Norwalk. 203-852-1150. AngelHealReikiGigiB@ snet.net. AngelHealReiki.com.
SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 1 Rosie the Riveter – 2–3:30pm. Dr. Darla Shaw will take on the role of Rita Stapleton Reuter, a Rosie from Bridgeport who was a riveter on F4U Corsair Bombers at the Chance Voght Plant in Stratford. She’ll share her research, and explain how audience members can become Rosebuds. Enjoy this gal power presentation with a cup of Victory Garden Chowder. $25 (a donation will be made to Rosie the Riveter National Park). Address provided at time of registration. 860-354-4881. GroundedGoodwife@ yahoo.com. GroundedGoodwife.com.
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sunday Tal Fusion: Sunday Sweat – 9:15-10am. With Tal Fagin. Get your heart pumping and blood flowing with this eclectic, spirited, high energy class. Class is 50 minutes in length, so get ready to get in high gear. $18/class; $16/senior. Valley Spirit Cooperative and Wellness Center, 6 Green Hill Rd, Washington Depot. 860-619-2788. Info@ValleySpiritCoop.com. ValleySpiritCoop.com. Gentle Yoga, Pranayama, Meditation – 9:30-10:45am. Relax, release and flow into wellness in beginner/ level 1 yoga classes with work on mindfulness practices, breathing techniques, alignment, flexibility and strength. Modifications suggested and props used when needed. $5/donation per class. Hindu Cultural Center of CT (HCC), 96 Chapel St, Stratford. 203-5210359. HCC.Yoga.Wendy@gmail.com. HCCYoga.org. Satsang Meditation – 9:30-11am. Satsangs are wonderful spiritual and community gatherings of like-minded people. Satsangs with Shanti Mission Healers are filled with music, mantra, meditation, spiritual instruction/discourse and spiritual blessings to help you reset, recharge and get ready for the week ahead. By donation. Muktinath Holistic Center, 731 Main St, Monroe. 203-518-5808. MuktinathHC@ gmail.com. MuktinathHolisticCenter.com. New Beginnings in Community Sunday Service – 10am. Join this group of spiritually minded people embracing and honoring all world religions, belief systems, cultures and traditions. Free. Mystics By The Sea, 394 New Haven Ave, Milford. 203-980-6272. NewBeginningsInCommunity.Weebly.com. Family Meditation Program – 10-11:30am. Second and fourth Sunday. Ages 4-13. While the adults are meditating in the main building, young people can connect with others in their age-group, learn about mindfulness, compassion toward self and others. 203-244-3130. MMKeeler@gmail.com. ReddingMeditation.org. Mahasati or Insight Meditation – 10-11:30am. Learn how to live your life more skillfully through the development of self-awareness and mindfulness. A simple practice that can be easily incorporated into daily life. Discover the benefits of becoming more present. 203-244-3130. Info@ReddingMeditation.org. ReddingMeditation.org. Celebration Service – 10:30am-12pm. With Rev. Shawn Moninger. Inspiring message supports your spiritual unfolding with thought provoking, soul -healing topics and uplifting music. By donation. Unity Center of Norwalk, 3 Main St, 2nd Fl, Norwalk. 203-855-7922. Office@UnityCenterNorwalk.org. UnityCenterNorwalk.org. Sunday Morning Meditation – 11-11:45am. Experience stillness and peace, establish a regular practice, reduce stress and tension, and enhance health and well-being. Meditation class for beginners and experienced meditators. $5/donation per class. Hindu Cultural Center of CT (HCC), 96 Chapel St, Stratford. 203-521-0359. HCC.Yoga. Wendy@gmail.com. HCCYoga.org.
Natural Awakenings Fairfield County/Housatonic Valley August 2019 Edition