Class: The Healing Kitchen: Make Your Health Food Store Your Pharmacy
Date: Friday, June 26 6:30 pm – 9:30 pm
Location: 22 E. 30th Street
Organization: New York Open Center
Master herbalist Andrea Candee will show us how to take charge of our own wellness and be able to help others as well by using our health food store as our alternative pharmacy. She will share easy-to-understand information about non-toxic remedies to help both adults and children get well and stay well.
Family: Central Park Family Picnic
Date: Saturday, June 27 12:00 PM to 3:00 PM
Location: inside the park at 110th Street between Fifth and Lennox Avenues
Organization: Central Park Conservancy
You and your family are invited to kick off summer in Central Park! Bring a picnic for a relaxing summer afternoon filled with family-friendly Central Park activities: play, discover, enjoy, and give back! You can enjoy live music, lawn games, fishing, and Park exploration activities for the whole family.
Class: Stress Relief An Introduction to Stress Management
Date: Saturday, June 27 10:30 a.m.–12:00 p.m.
Location: 227 West 13th Street
Organization: Integral Yoga Institute
Many people experience stress as a kind of morass. They don’t know exactly where it started, why it is so pervasive, or how to change it. Understand where stress begins and, through the science of Yoga, access tools to respond rather than react to stressful events and also heal from the effects of stress. Stress begins in the mind, but the approach to stress relief begins with the body. Includes Yoga: All Levels
Yoga: The Summer Retreat Series
Date: Sunday, June 28, 2015 9:30 AM to 4:30 PM
Location: W. 90th Street & Columbus Avenue
Organization: Amanda Rose Wellness
A monthly dedication to re-balancing the mind, body and soul. Each one day retreat will include a custom blend tea/welcome ceremony, two hour master class with Amanda Rose Walsh, Ayurvedic lunch created by Chef Noël Graupner, designer trunk show, free time to relax, gentle restorative class, closing meditation, a gift bag featuring some of our favorite things and a few special surprises!
Fundraiser: Nepal Earthquake Relief Fundraiser
Date: Monday, June 29, 2015 At 12:00 PM
Location: 22 West 15th Street
Organization: Tibet House US
A group of photographers and artists have joined together to donate original works to be sold to raise funds for designated relief organizations working in the area. The sale will be held on Monday, June 29, 2015, beginning at 12 noon, and continuing until 8PM, at Tibet House, A wine and cheese reception, attended by some of the contributing artists, will begin at 5:30PM.