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A Place to Learn of Holistic Approaches to Expand Self-Growth

All are invited to the Holistic Energy Expo, a free event, designed to create a warm, supportive and welcoming environment to connect like-minded people. It will be held from 10 a.m. to 7 p.m. on May 6, in Ashburn, Virginia. Expo co-founders, Annie Larson and Linda Pisani encourage everyone from the casually curious attendee to the experienced practitioner to come enjoy the great ... Read More »

When Thyroid Hormones Fail Us – A Free Talk

Even though many women are taking thyroid hormones and their lab tests state that they are “normal”, up to 90 percent continue to suffer from many of the symptoms. Dr. Serena Satcher is offering a free wellness talk to help break out of this cycle by discussing the root causes of hypothyroidism and natural ways to overcome it. The talk ... Read More »

New Programs for Weight Management, Transitions and Mindfulness

John Mays is a certified wellness coach with unique skills to get you to your goals, regardless of your age or ability level. He is beginning three new programs in March for those looking to make a dramatic and lasting change in their lives. All of the programs are offered in at FitnessTogether, in Chantilly. The 12-Week Weight Management Hypnosis ... Read More »

Free Webinar on Hypothyroidism

About 20 million Americans suffer from some kind of thyroid disease, according to the American Thyroid Association.  Moreover, a large number of them are unaware of their thyroid disorder. To learn more about this condition, and to discover the ways that it can be treated naturally, join Natural Awakenings and Dr. Sushma Hirani, M.D., for a free, live webinar from 6:45 to ... Read More »

Concerned about Wireless Technologies: Attend this Screening of Generation Zapped

The Center for Safer Wireless is hosting the screening of the new documentary, Generation Zapped, with a discussion to follow. The screening will take place from 2 to 4 p.m. on March 11, at the Virginia Hospital Center, John. T. Hazel Conference Center, in Arlington. Everyone is welcome to attend. All living creatures, including humans, encounter 100,000 times the level ... Read More »

Illuminate Frederick in April

If you’ve ever been curious about trying reiki, acupuncture, massage, healing crystals, intuitive readings, astrology, essential oils or tarot (and more), the Illuminate Frederick Mind-Body-Spirit Festival on April 22 is a great place to start. It’s a wonder-filled day of natural health and spiritual rebalancing, open 11 a.m. till 6 pm. Throughout the festival, practitioners will conduct mini-sessions on a walk-up basis. Vetted ... Read More »

A Free Talk: Why Are My Joints and Muscles Hurting?

Many people suffer with insomnia, muscle and joint pain, inability to exercise because of pain and fatigue, depression or lack of motivation, memory problems, brain fog, nervous and emotional problems without any hope of relief. Dr. Serena Satcher, M.D., has an approach that can get at the root causes and is offering a free talk that will help participants to ... Read More »

Calling All Campers

Registration for 2018 Arcadia Farm Camp is now open. For a week this summer, campers joyfully discover where their food comes from through hands-on farming, cooking and eating experiences. This camp is all about farming, food and fun. Campers learn about daily farm life. From morning chores like watering, harvesting, and collecting eggs to planting seeds and tilling garden beds, ... Read More »

Update on MLK Library Renovation

The Martin Luther King Jr. Memorial Library, D.C.’s central library, is undergoing a complete modernization with the new library scheduled to open in 2020. The new flagship library will house a spectacular new, vibrant and transparent entryway; sculptured monumental stairs; large auditorium and conference center; creative spaces for fabrication, music production and art creation; ground level café with patio; double-height reading ... Read More »

Congratulations to MOM’s Organic Market: Best Grocery in Maryland

Recently, the popular food news website, The Daily Mail, identified MOM’s Organic Market as the best grocery store in Maryland. In the announcement, they noted, “Founded in 1987, MOM’s has grown to become the mid-Atlantic region’s premier chain of family-owned and operated organic grocery stores. MOM’s emphasizes that the chain’s purpose is to protect and restore the environment.” The Daily Mail relied ... Read More »