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Despacho Ceremony – Coming into Balance with Life 6:00 pm
Despacho Ceremony – Coming into Balance with Life @ Rumi Wasi Sanctuary
Aug 4 @ 6:00 pm – 9:30 pm
From the Peruvian shamanic tradition, the Despacho Ceremony ritual offers us the opportunity to come into gratitude for all the blessings in our lives, as we also offer our prayers for healing and change on ...
First Fridays – Drop It Like Its Hot Hot Pilates Party 8:00 pm
First Fridays – Drop It Like Its Hot Hot Pilates Party @ Bikram Yoga Riverdale
Aug 4 @ 8:00 pm
Come sweat it out and have a good time to a high intensity, low impact, core strengthening workout. The class will be taught by Dr. Omekongo Dibinga and will feature light refreshments and even more ...
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Renewal: A Two-Day Healing Circles Workshop for Women with Cancer 11:00 am
Renewal: A Two-Day Healing Circles Workshop for Women with Cancer @ Smith Center for Healing and the Arts
Aug 5 @ 11:00 am – 5:00 pm
Through Aug 6. In this two-day healing workshop, we will explore stress relief techniques, practice qigong, yoga and meditation, work with grief and loss in small groups and use ritual to process. We will use ...
Community Sound Bath Meditation 7:30 pm
Community Sound Bath Meditation @ Be Here Now Yoga DC
Aug 5 @ 7:30 pm – 8:30 pm
With Robert Lee. Sponsored by Human Activation. A unique musical experience called a “Sound Bath”. Human Activation sound frequency specialist Robert Lee will be playing several of these rare Singing Bowls, some of which are ...
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Love the Skin You’re In 1:00 pm
Love the Skin You’re In @ The Mindfulness Center
Aug 6 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Come together and see the beauty of our collectedness and uniqueness. Our transformation process gives people the opportunity to heal, discover comfort, gain understanding and develop new perspectives.
Herbalism Series – Herbal Infused Honeys and Oils 3:00 pm
Herbalism Series – Herbal Infused Honeys and Oils @ Common Good City Farm (between 2nd and 4th St NW)
Aug 6 @ 3:00 pm – 5:00 pm
With Antler Alchemy. Let us make fresh herbal honey from plants from the garden all while enjoying herbal infused tea. Herbal honey infusions are a great way to enjoy the medicinal properties of plants in ...
Yoga Nidra 6:00 pm
Yoga Nidra @ Bikram Yoga Takoma Park
Aug 6 @ 6:00 pm
With Amber Speights. Yoga Nidra offers an easy way to be in harmony with our own powerful energy. This deeply meditative practice invites an effortless release of patterns of tension in body and mind, leaving ...
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Viva La Vegan 4:00 pm
Viva La Vegan @ Dawson’s Market
Aug 7 @ 4:00 pm – 7:00 pm
Calling all vegans and vegetarians. Stop in learn about, taste products and gather recipes and tips for a plant based lifestyle. Free event with special guests from the Veg Society of DC, Poplar Spring Animal ...
Laughter Yoga 6:30 pm
Laughter Yoga @ Arlington Central Library auditorium
Aug 7 @ 6:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Please join us for a playful and fun practice that has been proven to reduce stress and strengthen the immune system. The session ends with a silent meditation.
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MUIH Webinar: Herbal Enthusiast to Herbal Expert 12:00 pm
MUIH Webinar: Herbal Enthusiast to Herbal Expert @ Maryland University of Integrative Health, Online
Aug 8 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Learn about emerging jobs in herbal medicine and more.
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Creating a Heart-Centered Home with Feng Shui 7:00 pm
Creating a Heart-Centered Home with Feng Shui @ Takoma Park/Silver Spring (location provided at registration)
Aug 9 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Learn to use furnishings, colors and personal treasures to enhance the beauty, comfort and harmony of your home. The result, more space for love.
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Farm-to-Table Cooking Workshop 5:30 pm
Farm-to-Table Cooking Workshop @ Common Good City Farm (between 2nd and 4th St NW)
Aug 10 @ 5:30 pm – 7:30 pm
Harvest produce and prepare a delicious farm-to-table meal with Common Good.
200-Hour Yoga Teacher Training 6:00 pm
200-Hour Yoga Teacher Training @ The Mindfulness Center
Aug 10 @ 6:00 pm
Through Aug 13. This program is perfect for the avid yoga student who wants to become a yoga teacher or anyone that wants to deepen their personal practice.
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Friday Night Candlelight Yoga 8:00 pm
Friday Night Candlelight Yoga @ The Mindfulness Center
Aug 11 @ 8:00 pm – 9:30 pm
Through gently energetic and continuous flow we release tension and balance energy, while soft candlelight sets an ambiance to calm the mind and explore inner depths.
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Beekeeping II: Production Mode 10:00 am
Beekeeping II: Production Mode @ Common Good City (between 2nd and 4th St NW)
Aug 12 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Experience the bee colony in full swing, learn about honeybee lifecycle and sample some honey.
Introduction to Essential Oils 10:00 am
Introduction to Essential Oils @ Holistically Healthy Home
Aug 12 @ 10:00 am – 11:15 am
An introduction to essential oils and how to use them safely and effectively to achieve the health outcomes you’re seeking.
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Kids Yoga Foundation Class 11:30 am
Kids Yoga Foundation Class @ Bikram Yoga Riverdale
Aug 13 @ 11:30 am
With Ms. Lashone Wilson. This fun creative class is filled with music, movement, stretching and breathing exercises. This class is designed to stimulate the growing curiosity of the young mind thought playful yoga poses and ...
Inversion Workshop 1:00 pm
Inversion Workshop @ The Mindfulness Center
Aug 13 @ 1:00 pm – 4:00 pm
Inversions provide the opportunity to reverse the effects of gravity and bring balance to mind and body. Benefits include balanced energy, improve cognitive clarity and improved muscular balance.
Past Life Regression 1:30 pm
Past Life Regression @ Be Here Now Yoga DC
Aug 13 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
With Sherri Piñeyro. Join Sherri in a Past Life Group Regression to explore extraordinary details of your past. During this workshop you will be hypnotized into a deep meditative state where you will remember and ...
Yoga Nidra 6:00 pm
Yoga Nidra @ Bikram Yoga Ivy City
Aug 13 @ 6:00 pm
With Aime Adams. Yoga Nidra offers an easy way to be in harmony with our own powerful energy. This deeply meditative practice invites an effortless release of patterns of tension in body and mind, leaving ...
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Kids Yoga Foundation Summer Enrichment and Wellness Program 9:00 am
Kids Yoga Foundation Summer Enrichment and Wellness Program @ Bikram Yoga Riverdale
Aug 14 @ 9:00 am – 4:00 pm
Through Aug 25. Children will participate in special workshops designed to raise their awareness about healthy and mindful eating; promote their self-esteem; and give them the tools they need to successfully navigate typical childhood/adolescent challenges such ...
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Weekend Meditation Retreat (Advanced Meditation Seminar M200 – 8hrs) 6:30 pm
Weekend Meditation Retreat (Advanced Meditation Seminar M200 – 8hrs) @ The Mindfulness Center
Aug 18 @ 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Through Aug 19. Be guided deep into the realms of personal awareness and integration. As the practitioner, learn to deepen your practice and learn to guide others to do the same.
Creating a Heart-Centered Home with Feng Shui 7:00 pm
Creating a Heart-Centered Home with Feng Shui @ Takoma Park/Silver Spring (location provided at registration)
Aug 18 @ 7:00 pm – 9:00 pm
Learn to use furnishings, colors and personal treasures to enhance the beauty, comfort and harmony of your home. The result, more space for love.
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DIY Cleaning and Personal Care Products 2:30 pm
DIY Cleaning and Personal Care Products @ Holistically Healthy Home
Aug 20 @ 2:30 pm – 4:00 pm
Learn to make natural products that will save you money and reduce your exposure to toxins.
DC Young Adult Cancer Meet Up and Support Group 5:00 pm
DC Young Adult Cancer Meet Up and Support Group @ Smith Center for Healing and the Arts
Aug 20 @ 5:00 pm – 6:30 pm
Meet other young adult cancer survivors in a monthly facilitated group session. This gathering is a collaborative initiative of local hospitals, health organizations and cancer support groups. A healthy meal is provided.
Yoga Nidra 6:00 pm
Yoga Nidra @ Bikram Yoga Riverdale
Aug 20 @ 6:00 pm
With Aime Adams. Yoga Nidra offers an easy way to be in harmony with our own powerful energy. This deeply meditative practice invites an effortless release of patterns of tension in body and mind, leaving ...
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MUIH Webinar: Yoga Teacher to Yoga Therapist 1:00 pm
MUIH Webinar: Yoga Teacher to Yoga Therapist @ Maryland University of Integrative Health, Online
Aug 22 @ 1:00 pm – 2:00 pm
No matter how passionate or talented, very few people can create a full-time, long-term career as a yoga teacher. Learn about what it takes to become a yoga therapy practitioner and whether you’re ready for ...
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MUIH Webinar: A New Standard in Nutrition: CNS vs RD 6:00 pm
MUIH Webinar: A New Standard in Nutrition: CNS vs RD @ Maryland University of Integrative Health, Online.
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm – 7:00 pm
This webinar will provide a comparison of the certified nutrition specialist with the registered dietitian in education, certification and practice.
Perfect Pickles: Summer Brining and Fermenting 6:00 pm
Perfect Pickles: Summer Brining and Fermenting @ Common Good City Farm (between 2nd and 4th St NW)
Aug 23 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Rachel Armistead, co-founder of The Sweet Farm, will guide you through the process of brining and fermenting and show you how to turn the summer bounty into delicious, probiotic pickles.
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Tomato Party at Common Good City Farm 6:00 pm
Tomato Party at Common Good City Farm @ Common Good City Farm (between 2nd and 4th St NW)
Aug 24 @ 6:00 pm – 8:00 pm
Come celebrate our bountiful summer tomato harvest. Bring your favorite tomato dish for our community-judged competition or just enjoy the tomato recipes, games and live music.
MUIH Webinar: Five Exciting Jobs for Community Health Educators  7:00 pm
MUIH Webinar: Five Exciting Jobs for Community Health Educators  @ Maryland University of Integrative Health, Online.
Aug 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:00 pm
A degree in health promotion enables you to have tremendous impact on communities and organizations. This webinar will provide an inside look at the exciting and varied work being done by five community health educators.
Natural Solutions for Mommies, Babies and Children 7:00 pm
Natural Solutions for Mommies, Babies and Children @ Holistically Healthy Home
Aug 24 @ 7:00 pm – 8:30 pm
Become empowered to care for your family’s health and wellness needs in a natural and safe manner.
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Sound Medicine Journey with Angela Blueskies 7:30 pm
Sound Medicine Journey with Angela Blueskies @ East Meets West Yoga
Aug 25 @ 7:30 pm – 9:00 pm
Let go of stress and relax while you are bathed in the healing vibrations of singing bowls, flute, chimes, sounds of nature and inspirational songs.
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Chesapeake Herb Gathering
Chesapeake Herb Gathering @ Fox Haven Learning Center
Aug 26 – Aug 27 all-day
Through Aug 27. Enjoy a weekend of workshops, plant walks, youth activities, community artwork, social justice, artisans market, campfire and community connections with local herbalists, teachers, clinicians, healers, botanists, farmers, birthkeepers, medicine makers, root workers, ...
Sound Immersion One Certificate Workshop 10:00 am
Sound Immersion One Certificate Workshop @ The Mindfulness Center
Aug 26 @ 10:00 am – 5:00 pm
Sound therapy creates a cellular massage, nourishing the nervous system. Learn how to create and use sound as a self-empowering, disease preventative, stress-reducing tool.
It’s About Time to be Eating Healthy 11:00 am
It’s About Time to be Eating Healthy @ Smith Center for Healing and the Arts
Aug 26 @ 11:00 am – 2:00 pm
Come join Chef Laura for this fun and fascinating class where you’ll learn about eating seasonal foods, saving time and energy on food preparation, eating in harmony with your body’s natural rhythms and having a ...
Yoga and the Imagination 1:00 pm
Yoga and the Imagination @ Be Here Now Yoga DC
Aug 26 @ 1:00 pm – 3:00 pm
With Danny Coates-Finke. Join Danny in exploring the power of imagination in a yoga practice. You’ll learn different ways to consciously apply it, tailoring its powers to your specific needs.
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Creating a Heart-Centered Home with Feng Shui 10:00 am
Creating a Heart-Centered Home with Feng Shui @ Takoma Park/Silver Spring (location provided at registration).
Aug 27 @ 10:00 am – 12:00 pm
Learn to use furnishings, colors and personal treasures to enhance the beauty, comfort and harmony of your home. The result, more space for love.
Acupuncture Clinic 1:00 pm
Acupuncture Clinic @ Bikram Yoga Riverdale
Aug 27 @ 1:00 pm
Acupuncture clinic with Dr. Karen Williams. Acupuncture has been proven to help with a wide variety of health issues such as menopause symptoms, stress, digestive disorders, rheumatoid arthritis, chronic back or neck pain and migraine ...
Yoga, Chakras, Crystals and Essential Oils 1:30 pm
Yoga, Chakras, Crystals and Essential Oils @ Be Here Now Yoga DC
Aug 27 @ 1:30 pm – 3:30 pm
In this workshop, Sherri will teach you about the chakra system and how yoga, crystals, and essential oils can be used to help improve your life.
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MUIH Webinar: Careers in Health Coaching 12:00 pm
MUIH Webinar: Careers in Health Coaching @ Maryland University of Integrative Health, Online.
Aug 28 @ 12:00 pm – 1:00 pm
Join us for this webinar and learn how well educated health coaches are finding more career opportunities than ever before.
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