Natural Awakenings Calendar Listings for September, 2017 in Westchester, Putnam and Dutchess, NY.

The following events appear in Natural Awakenings – Westchester, Putnam, Dutchess NY, September 2017 Edition.

For additional event listings, updates and changes, visit our free online calendar on our main website at WakeUpNaturally.com.

UPCOMING EVENTS
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SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 2

The Return of the Goddess: 25th Anniversary Celebration – 11am-Noon. Meet local author, Elizabeth Cunningham, best known for The Maeve Chronicles. Hear about her journey to and with the Goddess. Share one’s personal story. Free. Dreaming Goddess 44 Raymond Ave, Poughkeepsie. 845.473.2206. DreamingGoddess.com.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 3

Yoga Life Training at Hiddenbrooke – Sept 3-Dec 2. Explore and gain a better understanding of the subtle teachings of yoga as a gateway to inner peace. $695. 162 Hiddenbrooke Dr, Beacon. Info: Shannon Murphy: 347.489.8406. Facebook.com/BeaconYogaCenter.

Dharma Sunday School – 12:30-2pm. Explore concepts like kindness, compassion and gratitude. Ages 5 and up. By donation. SkyBaby Yoga Studio, 75 Main St, Cold Spg. 845.265.4444. SkyBabyYoga.com.

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 4

Adult Guided Channeling/Meditation Group – 7:15-8:15pm. With Merrill Black. Unique theme, meditation, group discussion. $20. The Temperance Center, 453 White Plains Rd, Ste 203, Eastchester. 914.793.2600. TheTemperanceCenter.com.

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 5

The Art of Herbal Medicine Making Series – 7:30-9:30pm. Seven-session program. Learn to transform plants into herbal medicine. Herbs are magical. Creating one’s own medicines is not difficult. Bonnie’s Herbals, 13 Tappan Ter, Briarcliff. Info, Bonnie Rogers: 914.923.4346. BonniesHerbals.com.

Wednesday September 6

Full Moon Gong Bath – 7-8:30pm. Gentle Kundalini Yoga Kriya, meditation and long relaxation accompanied by the healing sounds sacred gongs. All welcome. Golden Prana Yoga, 223 Katonah Ave, Katonah. 914.232.3473, goldentempleyoga.com.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 7

Oldtone Roots Music Festival – Sept 7-10. Family-friendly full camping festival with kid’s activities, dancing, workshops, contests, farm-to-table food, libations, music and more. Cool Whisper Farm, N Hillsdale. Music Galore and Yoga: MajesticHudson.com. Register: OldToneMusicFestival.com.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 8

Crossover Yoga Project Yoga Teacher Training – Sept 8-10. Learn how to empower at risk teen girls through mindful, trauma informed yoga and art curriculum. $275. PranaMoon Yoga, 1000 N Division St, 2H, Peekskill. Info, Elisha Simpson: 914.319.4010. CrossoverYogaProject.org.

Luminate Your Brain through Optimal Nutrition – 1pm. Lecture provides participants with the latest information on the mechanism behind brain health and the foods that simultaneously feed body, fuel the brain maximize cognitive health. Register:  SomersLibrary.org.

Mediumship Circle – 7-8:30pm.With Carla Blaha. $40. Synchronicity, 1511 Rte 22 Brewster. Synchronicity. Register: 845.363.1765. SynchronicityNY.com.

Adult Guided Channeling/Meditation Group – 7:15-8:15pm. With Merrill Black. Unique theme, meditation, group discussion. $20. The Temperance Center, 453 White Plains Rd, Ste 203, Eastchester. 914.793.2600. TheTemperanceCenter.com.

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 9

Pet Adoption Event – Noon-3pm. Sponsored by NuSpecies. Participating Rescues: Pets Alive, Orange County Barkers and more. NuSpecies Courtyard, 427 Main St, parking lot in rear, Beacon. Details: 845.440.7458. Nuspecies.com.

Tantra Yoga – 1:30–4:30pm. With Todd Norian. Release chronic pain with Ashaya Yoga and tantric teachings followed by Kirtan. $45 members. $65 nonmembers in advance. The Yoga Studio, Club Fit, 584 N State Rd, Briarcliff Manor. Info, Audrey Brooks: 914.582.7816. ytayoga.com.

Yin Yoga & Meditation – 4:30-6pm. Yin yoga hydrates connective tissues and gives internal organs a much needed massage. Quest Yoga Arts 11 E. Main St. Mt. Kisco. Pre-register: questyogaarts.com or 914.241.YOGA.

Sound Healing with Tibetan Bowls – 5:30-7pm. with Michelle Clifton, Master Sound Healer.  Experience deep relaxation in this magical session of Tibetan Singing Bowls, crystal bowls, and chimes. Advance: $35; at door: $40. Mt. Kisco. Info: 914.447.0822; Center4Healing.net.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 10

Greet the Sun – 8:45-9:45am. New weekly class on Sundays. Start the day right with traditional sun salutation, pranayama and meditation. Quest Yoga Arts 11 E. Main St. Mt. Kisco. Register: questyogaarts.com or 914.241.YOGA.

Natural Awakenings Wellness Tent: Hudson Valley Regional Farmers Market – 10am-2pm. Complimentary BEMER sessions. Learn About ionic foot detox and more. 15 Mt. Ebo Rd, Brewster.

A Retreat Day in Cold Spring – 11am-3pm. A day to nurture one’s spirit with Mary Ellen O’Brien and Kacey Morabito Grean. Limited seating available. AwakenYourTrueEssence.com.

Double Workshop: Pilates and Lymphatics and Historical Pilates Exercises – 11am-6pm. Workshops hosted by Sean Gallagher and Elaine Ewing. $250. Rhinebeck Pilates, 6400 Montgomery St. 845.876.5686. RhinebeckPilates.com.

Essentials for a More Easeful Birth – 12:30-4:30pm.  Learn effective, practical coping strategies for labor and much more. Quest Yoga Arts 11 E. Main St. Mt. Kisco. Pre-register: questyogaarts.com or 914.241.YOGA.

An Evening with Gurunam Singh – 7-9pm. Chanting, meditation and live music. $45, Save $10 with Early bird pricing until 9/3.  All welcome. Golden Prana Yoga, 223 Katonah Ave, Katonah. 914.232.3473, goldentempleyoga.com.

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 11

Free Health Lecture: Ayruveda and Skin Disorders – 12:30-2pm. Presented by Dr. Kaushik’s Ayurvedic and Naturopathic Clinic. Armonk Library, 19 Whippoorwill Rd E, Armonk. 914.273.3887. DrKaushik.com.

Groovin’ Flow – 7-8:15pm. New weekly class on Mondays. Get into a yoga groove and shake out the Monday blahs with this glow flow. Quest Yoga Arts 11 E. Main St. Mt. Kisco. Register: questyogaarts.com or 914.241.YOGA.

Energy Healing Circle 7-9pm. Led by Anne Bentzen. Stress reduction, emotional and physical pain relief through deep relaxation.  Discover natural healing solutions with Reiki in group setting. $25. Golden Prana, 223 Katonah Ave, Katonah. Register: starvisionscommunity.org. 914.236.4503.

Adult Guided Channeling/Meditation Group – 7:15-8:15pm. With Merrill Black. Unique theme, meditation, group discussion. $20. The Temperance Center, 453 White Plains Rd, Ste 203, Eastchester. 914.793.2600. TheTemperanceCenter.com.

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 12

Hatha Yoga Level 1 – 9:30-10:55am. New weekly class on Tuesdays. Enjoy a traditional hatha class as taught by Swami Satchidananda. Quest Yoga Arts 11 E. Main St. Mt. Kisco. Register: questyogaarts.com or 914.241.YOGA.

Tea & Stones – 6:30-7:30pm. Connect and learn about gems, stones and their incredible properties. Free. Dreaming Goddess 44 Raymond Ave, Poughkeepsie. 845.473.2206. DreamingGoddess.com.

Hip-Hop Yoga – 7:15pm. Join Tasia for a sweat inducin’ and beats a bumpin’ yoga experience. This creatively sequenced flow is a hybrid where hip hop twerkin’ meets hot Vinyasa. $20 non-members. Saw Mill Club 77 Kensico Drive, Mt. Kisco. Info: sawmillclub.com.

WEDNEDAY, SEPTMBER 13

Natural Way to Overcome Addictions – 7-8pm. Simple, effective method for quitting smoking, alcohol, easy, natural weight loss and overcoming other everyday addictions. 80 percent success rate. Simpler than most would believe. Briarcliff location. RSVP: 914.705.1805. Weiss-Method.com.

Vision & Success in School – 7-9pm. As many as 25% of children in any classroom have vision problems that keep them from reaching their potential. Free. Dr. Samantha Slotnick, 495 Central Park Ave, Ste 301, Scarsdale. RSVP w/ Jane: 914.874.1177. DrSlotnick.com.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 14

Luminate Your Brain through Optimal Nutrition – 1-2pm. Latest information on the mechanism behind brain health and the foods by Putnam Independent Living Services. Kent Public Library, 17 Sybil’s Crossing, Kent Lakes. Register: 845.225.8585. Kentlibrary.org.

Breathing Techniques and Meditation to Reduce Stress – 6-7:30 pm. With Manjula Khanna. Learn to use the tools of meditation and breath to get to a calm and centered mind and gain access to unlimited energy. Register: 914.232.5717. SomersLibrary.org.

Restorative Yoga – 7-8:30pm. With Patricia Castimore. Rebalance body and mind focusing on breath and body sensation. Props used to assist. All levels. $20 drop-in. Sacred Spirit Yoga and Healing Arts Center, 343 Broadway, Dobbs Ferry. SacredSpiritYogaCenter.org.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 15

Prenatal Yoga – 5:30pm. Fridays Sept. 15, 22, 29, Oct 6 and 13. Details: beBhaktiyoga.com. $18 drop-in, $80 for 5 weeks series. beBhakti Yoga Center. 89 Dewindt St Beacon. One block off Main St, behind Library. 845.440.8855.

Monthly Reiki Circle – 7-8:30pm. Reiki is a recognized Natural Healing System that supports the body’s innate healing ability. The Center for Healing Reiki Community Healing Circle will bring together like-minded Souls to share in the Collective Consciousness using Reiki Energy. Mt. Kisco. Info: 914.864.0462 ; Center4Healing.net.

Archangel Healing Workshop – 7-9pm. With Shaman Elka Boren. $35. Synchronicity, Brewster. Register: 845.363.1765. SynchronicityNY.com.

Sound Healing & Tibetan Singing Bowls – 7:30-8:30pm. With Michelle Clifton. Awaken the bodies innate healing abilities and re-tune. $25 donation. SkyBaby Yoga & Pilate’s Studio, 75 Main St, Cold Spg. Register: 845.265.4444.

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 16

Beyond Ayurveda – With Michelle Briks (9/16, 9/24-25). For yoga teachers, learn the wisdom to this ancient healing practice. Can be taken for YACEP credits or as part of SMC Ohra Yoga 300 hour teacher training. Saw Mill Club 77 Kensico Drive, Mt. Kisco. Info: sawmillclub.com.

Exhale to Inhale: Trauma Informed Yoga Training – 9am-6pm. Students will gain tangible trauma-informed yoga tools, learning how to modify yoga to make it more trauma sensitive and inclusive to all communities. $375. Register/info: FireFlyFishkill.com.

Integrative Health Fair – 1-4pm. Dr. Kaushik’s Ayurvedic and Naturopathic Clinic will participate in fair. Heritage Hills, Rte 202, off Rte 100, Somers. DrKaushik.com.

Saturday, September 16

Being Sensitive is a Sacred Gift! – 2-5:30pm, with Dana Canneto.  For sensitive  woman ready to become empowered. Sensitive people are gifted, highly intuitive individuals and healers that have great insights and awareness. Learn to embrace this quality, trust it, and experience JOY! Mt. Kisco. Info: 914.419.2238; Center4Healing.net.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 17

Yoga & Brunch with Africa Yoga Project – 10am/practice with teachers visiting teachers from Kenya; 11:30am/community brunch and documentary. Register/info: FireFlyFishkill.com.

Goddess at Quest Yoga Arts – 10:30-11:45am. New weekly class on Sundays. An opportunity for women during the peri and menopausal stage of life to celebrate the inner wise woman. Quest Yoga Arts 11 E. Main St. Mt. Kisco. Register: questyogaarts.com or 914.241.YOGA.

Interfaith Sunday – 10:30am-12pm. U.N. International Day Peace. Guest: Tantra Master Kulavadhuta Satpurananda and re-dedication of the Chapel Peace Pole. The Chapel at Croton Falls, 609, Rt 22, Croton Falls. Parking across street. Info: chapelatcrotonfalls.org.

Reiki I Training and Attunements – 10:30am-5:30pm. Receive attunements for first level Reiki. Learn history, basic hand positions and techniques and ways to use this spiritually guided life force energy for healing. $195 manual included. Yorktown Hts. 914.384.9983.

Reiki I Training and Attunements – 11am-6pm Receive attunements for first level of Reiki. Learn the history, basic hand positions and techniques and ways to use this spiritually guided life force energy for healing oneself and others. Manual included. $195. Yorktown Hts. 914.384.9983.

Journey Through Birth – 12:30-4:30pm. Learn about common procedures associated with birth and what to expect during those first hours with newborn. Quest Yoga Arts 11 E. Main St. Mt. Kisco. Pre-register: questyogaarts.com or 914.241.YOGA.

Mastering Energy for Psychic Development Class – 1-3pm. With Zhenya Amditis. Students will refine understanding of energy for spirit  communication. Meditation, chakra balancing learning to read energy. $30. Golden Prana, 223 Katonah Ave, Katonah Register: starvisionscommunity.org. 914.236.4503.

Yoga for the Ages – 1-4pm. A day long festival of yoga and mindfulness for kids, teens, adults, families. Special guest, live music, demos and more. $20/$40. Kids free. Wainwright House. 914.967.6080. Wainwright.org.

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 18

Free Health Lecture: Seasonal Detoxing—How to Do It Safely and Gently – 12:30-2pm. Presented by Dr. Kaushik’s Ayurvedic and Naturopathic Clinic. Armonk Library, 19 Whippoorwill Rd E, 914.273.3887. DrKaushik.com.

Kids Yoga – 3:30-4:30pm. New weekly class on Mondays, for ages 6 to 8 years. An opportunity for kids to move, dance, sing and enjoy yoga. Quest Yoga Arts 11 E. Main St. Mt. Kisco. Register: questyogaarts.com or 914.241.YOGA.

Introduction to Kundalini Yoga & Meditation – 7-8:30pm. Suitable for beginners. Classes focus on aspects of the practice such as breath, posture and mantra. A Kriya will be practiced to put teaching into action. Golden Prana Yoga, 223 Katonah Ave, Katonah. 914.232.3473, goldentempleyoga.com.

Monthly Reiki Circle – 7-8:45pm. With Reiki Master Beth Bierko. An evening of giving and receiving this healing energy. Beginners, drop-ins welcome. $20 suggested donation. Ixchel Center, Hartsdale. 914.384.9983.

TUESDAY, SEPTEMBER 19

Kids Yoga – 3:30-4:30pm. New weekly class on Mondays, for ages 9 to 11 years. An opportunity for kids to move, dance, sing and enjoy yoga. Quest Yoga Arts 11 E. Main St. Mt. Kisco. Register: questyogaarts.com or 914.241.YOGA.

New Moon Manifestation – 7-8pm.Together we manifest our hearts’ desires using The Law of Attraction and the creative energies of the new moon. $10. DG Sanctuary. 2 Lagrange Ave, Poughkeepsie 845.473.2206. DreamingGoddess.com.

Westchester Holistic Network – 7-8:30pm. The ManKind Project, a nonprofit training and education organization that hosts life-changing experiential personal development programs for men. Free WHN members and first-timers. $10 repeat nonmembers. Ixchel Center, Hartsdale. Register: bit.ly/2wM2LKQ.

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 20

Quit Alcohol Simply and Permanently: Weiss Method Info-Lecture – 1-2pm. Learn natural, simple, highly effective method to overcome smoking, sugar, alcohol and other everyday habits and addictions. Free lecture, Q&A. Briarcliff location. RSVP: 914.705.1805. Weiss-Method.com.

Curing Addiction from the Core: Weiss Method Info-Lecture – 7-8pm. Learn natural, simple, highly effective method for overcoming everyday addictions ranging from alcohol to nicotine, sugar and weight loss. Free Lecture, Q&A. Briarcliff location. Register: 914.705.1805. Weiss-Method.com.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 21

Autumnal Equinox Sound Bath Healing – 7-8:30pm. Musicians Celine Daly and Julie Harris use healing and energizing sounds of Himalayan bowls, crystal bowls, gongs, flutes and other vibrational instruments. $20. Sacred Spirit Yoga and Healing Arts Center, 343 Broadway, Dobbs Ferry. SacredSpiritYogaCenter.org.

New Moon Gathering – 7-8:30pm. Use the lunar cycle to realize  intentions. Guided meditations and ritual facilitated by astrologer Pamela Cucinell. BYP notebook. $20 WHN members. $25 nonmembers. Ixchel Center, Hartsdale. Register: 917.796.6026.

Astrology Down to Earth: A Beginner’s Guide to Modern Astrology – 7-9pm. With Kathryn Andren. Learn the essentials of modern astrology for self-awareness and empowerment. Music, movement and meditation. $150 six classes. DG Sanctuary. 2 Lagrange Ave, Poughkeepsie. 845.473.2206. DreamingGoddess.com.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 22

Lighten Up Your Autumn Spirit Weekend Solstice Retreat – Sept 22-24. Nature, yoga, meditation and creativity. Relax and renew at the foot of the Shawangunk Mountains. Audrey’s Farmhouse B+B, Wallkill. Register, Jen: 917.991.4588. MajesticHudson.com.

Candlelight Labyrinth Walk – 6pm.  To celebrating the Fall Equinox with meditative cello music. Suggested donation to musician $15.  South Salem. Info: AndreaCandee.com.

Roland Comtois: Validating the Afterlife – 6-8pm. Roland Comtois international medium and Spirit guide Roland delivers channeled messages for the soul of eternal love, hope and healing. $80. Bedford Presbyterian Church, 44 Village Green, Bedford. Register: starvisionscommunity.org. 914.236.4503.

The Basics of Working with Essential Oils – 6:30pm. Delve into aromatic, invigorating and healing world of aromatherapy and essential oils. For beginners. Learn basics and make a custom blend to take home. $20. DG Sanctuary. 2 Lagrange Ave, Poughkeepsie 845.473.2206. DreamingGoddess.com.

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 23

Hudson Valley Vegfest – 9/23 & 9/24. Major vegan living expo, featuring vegan food, cooking demos, clothing, fitness presentations by award-winning vegan athletes, speakers, music and film and more. Gold’s Gym in Poughkeepsie. Info: HVVegfest.org.

Ayurveda: A Preventative Health System for the Ages – 9am-4pm. Discover one’s personal constitution, Learn practical tips for improving health and well-being. $135/$150. Wainwright House. 914.967.6080. Wainwright.org.

SOULFUL TEENS – 10-11:30am. With Melanie Ryan, LCSWR. For deep thinker who like meaningful conversation.  For teens looking for like-minded spiritual teens. In this 8 week course, come and connect with “old souls” who value emotional & intuitive intelligence. Mt. Kisco. Info: 914.260.1696. Center4Healing.net.

Herbs for Health: Fall Medicinal Weed Walk – 10am-Noon. We’ll walk around Hilltop Hanover Farm observing the medicinal plants, what they look like, how they can help people and how to use them. $15. Hilltop Hanover Farms. Bonnie Rogers: 914.923.4346. BonniesHerbals.com.

Death Café – 10:30am-12:30pm. Katonah Village Library, 26 Bedford Rd, Katonah. Free. No registration necessary. Info: deathcafe.com

Sacred Stones Level I – 11am-1pm. With Joann Fava. $45. Synchronicity, Brewster. Register: 845.363.1765. SynchronicityNY.com.

Creative Yoga Journey to Hollywood – 1-2pm. Explore an imaginative journey as one practices yoga postures—asana with an interconnected story line. $15/$20. Wainwright House. 914.967.6080. Wainwright.org.

Bladder and Pelvic Floor Health – 1:30-4pm. A Workshop for women of all ages. One-third of women ages 30-70 experience bladder control problems. Learn how to prevent or lessen these issues. Quest Yoga Arts 11 E. Main St. Mt. Kisco. Pre-register: questyogaarts.com or 914.241.YOGA.

Essential Oils for Health & Wellness – 2-4pm. With Danielle Guillet, LMT. Learn how to use oils for health related issues: common cold, flu, bronchitis, sinusitis, allergies, and weak immune system. Mt. Kisco. Info: Center4Healing.net; 914.864.0462

Harvest Square Dance – 6pm. Rain or shine. With master caller from Foot & Fiddle Dance Company. Benefits Sierra Club. Locally produced food and wine. Faraway Farm Alpacas, Yorktown. HarvestSquareDance.BrownPaperTickets.com. Info, call George 914.772.3916.

Adult Guided Channeling/Meditation Group – 7:15-8:15pm. With Merrill Black. Unique theme, meditation, group discussion. $20. The Temperance Center, 453 White Plains Rd, Ste 203, Eastchester. 914.793.2600. TheTemperanceCenter.com.

SUNDAY, SEPTEMBER 24

Forest Ecology Walk in Dutchess – 10am. With Dr. Charles Canham, forest ecologist. Two-mile interpretive walk along the Wappinger Creek Trail. Free. Walk begins at th Cary Institute of Ecosystem Studies (Gifford House) parking area, 2917 Sharon Turnpike (Rt. 44) Millbrook. Info/register: CaryInstitute.org.

Higher Self Connecting Circle – Sept 24, Oct 8, 22 and Nov 5. 11am-12:30pm. Powerful two-month program to shift one’s vibration and align with higher self. Includes four-group meetings and four-individual coaching sessions. Cold Spring. AwakenYourTrueEssence.com.

Sugar Addiction and Overeating Solution: Weiss Method Info-Lecture NYC – Noon-1pm. Learn a method to lose weight, overcome nicotine, alcohol, overeating and sugar addictions. Free lecture, Q&A. NYC location, E37th btwn Park & Lex. Reservation: 914.705.1805. Weiss-Method.com.

Annual Holistic Wellness Fair – noon-4pm. Interactive workshops and demos about the holistic ideology of healing and sustaining wellness. Music and refreshments. Admission free; buy raffle tickets to receive services. Benefits Crossover Yoga Project. Info: 914.930.8800; cortlandtwellness.com.

Intro to Arm Balances –1-3pm. With Lauren Magarelli. Learn how to playfully tackle arm balances and see how they are all connected. $30. beBhakti Yoga Center. 89 Dewindt St Beacon. One block off Main St., behind Library. bebhaktiyoga.com.

Natural Way to Overcome Addictions – 1-2pm. Learn simple, effective method for quitting smoking, alcohol, easy, natural weight loss and overcoming other everyday addictions. NYC location, E37th btwn Park & Lex. RSVP: 914.705.1805. Weiss-Method.com.

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 25

40 Days to Personal Revolution – 7:30pm. Meets weekly. Great opportunity to reset, look at what participants want to have happen and create it. Asana, meditation and inquiry practice. Register/info: FireFlyFishkill.com.

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27

Carol Essig: Angelic Realm and Enlightened Beings – 7-9pm. With Carol Essig, professional channel. Enjoy meditation and receive channeled energy healing touch of Divine Energy. $25. Golden Prana, 223 Katonah Ave., Katonah. Register: starvisionscommunity.org. 914.236.4503.

Adult Guided Channeling/Meditation Group – 8-9pm. With Merrill Black. Unique theme, meditation, group discussion. $20. The Temperance Center. 453 White Plains Rd, Ste 203, Eastchester. 914.793.2600. TheTemperanceCenter.com.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 28

New York Unit of The Herb Society of America 69th Annual Herb Fair – 11am-2pm. Lunch and traditional lovage soup available, plus gourmet foods, baked goods, herbs, plants, books and gifts. Free admission. John Jay Homestead, 400 Rte 22, Katonah. Info: JohnJayHomestead.org.

Meditation for Mindfulness Based Stress Reduction – 7-8:30pm. With Patricia Bloom. Learn foundational practice of bringing attention to present moment, observing what is happening without judgment. All levels. $20. Sacred Spirit Yoga and Healing Arts Center, 343 Broadway, Dobbs Ferry. SacredSpiritYogaCenter.org.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 29

Yoga & Kirtan Vinyasa Yoga Practice – Co-lead by Julia Zern and Tara Gilman with joyful music, chanting and community gathering to follow in Firefly Juice Bar. $15 drop-in. Register/info: FireFlyFishkill.com.

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 30

Create Your Home Spiritual Refuge –10am-3pm. Zhenya  Amditis teaches how to clear, raise energy and create sacred space. BYO Lunch. Then Jenn Yates shares design elements for a spiritual garden using feng shui principles. $60. Armonk. Register: starvisionscommunity.org. 914.236.4503.

Forrest Yoga – 12:30-3:30pm. Practice and principles. Sequences to spread breath throughout the body and remove emotional shielding deep within muscular system. $45/$50/$55. Wainwright House. 914.967.6080. Wainwright.org.

Kirtan Celebration, beBhakti 1 Year Birthday Party – 7-9 pm. Listen to the music of the Hammer Dulcimer, Tabla and Harmonium while taken effortlessly into mantra. $15. beBhakti Yoga Center. 89 Dewindt St Beacon. One block off Main St., behind Library. bebhaktiyoga.com.

SUNDAY, OCTOBER 1

Support Connection Support-A-Walk – Three-mile walkathon to celebrate or pay tribute to those affected by these diseases. Proceeds help fund Support Connection’s free programs and services. FDR Park in Yorktown Heights. Info: 914.962.6402; SupportConnection.org.

Natural Awakenings’ 10th Year Celebration Party – 1-4pm. All invited. $5 suggested donation to Hilltop Hanover Farm. Food, music, raffles, family-friendly activities and more. Yorktown Heights. Info: WakeUpNaturally.com

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 3

Root To Rise: Meditation and Shamanism – Oct 3-Nov 28. 10-11:30am. With Melanie Ryan. Eight-week course. Each Tuesday stabilize the mind, connect with one’s soul, earth wisdom and the cosmos. Info: Center4Healing.net.

Wednesday, October 4

Eyes… and the Brain – 7-9pm. Vision is more than 20/20 eyesight! Learn to reduce visual stress & make more efficient use of vision. Free. Dr. Samantha Slotnick, 495 Central Park Ave, Ste 301, Scarsdale. RSVP w/ Jane: 914.874.1177. DrSlotnick.com.

THURSDAY, October 5

Farm-to-Table Dinner at Hilltop Hanover Farm – 6-9pm. An evening of live music, farm fresh food, dancing and libations. Hilltop Hanover Farm and Education Center, 1271 Hanover St, Yorktown Heights. More details 914.962.2368; hilltophanoverfarm.org.

Healthy-U – 6-8:30pm. An Holistic Professional Alliance workshop. Local wellness practitioners and holistic vendors share expertise on help topics. Light refreshments. $15/advance, $20/door. Crystal Hall, Somers Community Center, 34 Hillandale Rd, Yorktown Heights. Info: 845.628.7233.

SATURDAY, October 7

Fall Fest: Hilltop Hanover Farm –10-5 pm. Oct 7-9. An entire weekend of farm fun! Hilltop Hanover Farm and Education Center, 1271 Hanover St, Yorktown Heights. Info: 914.962.2368; hilltophanoverfarm.org.

Reiki 1 & 2 – 11am-4pm.With Reiki Master Marcus Feighery. $275. Synchronicity. 845.363.1765. SynchronicityNY.com.

Square Dance at Hilltop Hanover Farm – 4:30-7 pm. Bring dancing shoes for an evening full of down-home family fun. Dancing will occur between 4:30-5:30 and 6:00-7:00 with a half hour dinner break. Hilltop Hanover Farm and Education Center, 1271 Hanover St, Yorktown Heights. Info: 914.962.2368; hilltophanoverfarm.org.

Blissing CD Release Party – 7-9pm Chanting, Dancing and Dessert. At Liberation Yoga, 862 Rte. 6, Mahopac. Info: 914.456.7789. blissingchant.com.

 

 

 

Natural Awakenings Calendar Listings for August, 2017 in Westchester, Putnam and Dutchess, NY

For additional event listings, updates and changes, visit our free online calendar on our main website at WakeUpNaturally.com.

UPCOMING EVENTS
Please call ahead to confirm event details.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 1

Cooking Around the World: Kids’ Cooking Classes – 9am-12noon. 7/31-8/4. Ages 7-12. Kids learn how to safely cut, peel, prepare and taste new recipes. $250 for the week, $50 per day. Peekskill, New Era Creative Space, 1016 Brown St, Peekskill. Info: 646.242.6452; necspace.com.

Yoga for Athletes – 1:45-3pm. Weekly. Gain body awareness and concentration enabling body and breath to work together to take one’s sport to the next level. Quest Yoga Arts, 11 E Main St, Mt Kisco. Register: 914.241.9642. QuestYogaArts.com.

Akashic Records Healing Circle – 6-7:30pm. With Christine VanCoughnett. $20. Synchronicity, Brewster. Register: 845.363.1765. SynchronicityNY.com.

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 2

Prenatal Yoga – 1-2:15pm. Weekly. Connect with innate maternal wisdom, reduce discomforts of pregnancy and prepare for birth and motherhood. Quest Yoga Arts, 11 E Main St, Mt Kisco. Register: 914.241.9642. QuestYogaArts.com.

Shamanic Drumming Circle – 4:30-6pm. With Amy Benesch $20. Synchronicity, Brewster. Register: 845.363.1765. SynchronicityNY.com.

Free screening of the Film: Circle of Poison – 7pm. An introduction, light refreshments and “meet the farmers” session before the screening, and a Q&A session afterward. Katonah Village Library, 26 Bedford Rd., Katonah. Info: 914.232.3508, KatonahLibrary.org.

Adult Guided Channeling/Meditation Group – 8-9pm. With Merrill Black. Unique theme, meditation, group discussion. $15. The Temperance Center. 453 White Plains Rd, Ste 203, Eastchester. 914.793.2600. TheTemperanceCenter.com.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 3

It’s Your Health – Aug 3, 10, 17, 14. 12:30pm. Four-week workshop focuses on practical information and strategies for healthy eating, stress management, fitness and accessible activities. Register: 914.232.5717. SomersLibrary.org.

Teens Create: Up-cycled T-Shirt Pillow – 4-5:30pm. Bring a tee-shirt to turn into a keepsake decorative pillow. For teens grades 5th grade and up. Register: 914.232.5717. SomersLibrary.org.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 5

Align & Flow Level 1 – 10-11:15pm. Weekly. Emphasis on strength building, endurance and alignment. Quest Yoga Arts, 11 E Main St, Mt Kisco. Register: 914.241.9642. QuestYogaArts.com.

Prenatal Yoga – 11:30am-12:45pm. Weekly. Connect with one’s innate maternal wisdom, reduce discomforts of pregnancy and prepare for birth and motherhood. Quest Yoga Arts, 11 E Main St, Mt Kisco. Register: 914.241.9642. QuestYogaArts.com.

Akashic Records Certification Two Day Class – Aug 5 and 6. Noon-5pm. $250. Synchronicity, 1511 Rte 22, Brewster. Register: 845.363.1765. SynchronicityNY.com.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 6

Water Ceremony – 10-10:30am. Offering up prayers with tobacco and song, sending them down to the ocean, for the healing of the waters of Mother Earth and all our relations. Free. Poughkeepsie Boat Launch. 845.473.2206 DreamingGoddess.com.

Teen Yoga and Meditation Series – 1-2pm. Weekly. Understand how stress affects mind, body and lifestyle. Learn tools to manage anxiety, be focused and happier. $100 five classes. PranaMoon Yoga, 1000 N Division St, 2H, Peekskill. Info, Elisha Simpson: 914.319.4010; CrossOverYogaProject.org.

Women’s Full Moon Gathering – 7-8:30pm. Non-denominational monthly gathering for women, coming together to draw in the powerful energies of the full moon. $10 donation. DG Sanctuary. 2 Lagrange Ave, Poughkeepsie. 845.473.2206. DreamingGoddess.com.

MONDAY, AUGUST 7

Free Health Lecture: What is Ayurveda and How Does It Compare with Western (Allopathic) Medicine? – 6-8pm. Presented by Dr. Kaushik of Dr. Kaushik’s Ayurvedic and Naturopathic Clinic. Katonah Library, 26 Bedford Rd, Katonah 914.232.3508. DrKaushik.com.

Adult Guided Channeling/Meditation Group – 7:15-8:15pm. With Merrill Black. Unique theme, meditation, group discussion. $15. The Temperance Center, 453 White Plains Rd, Ste 203, Eastchester. 914.793.2600. TheTemperanceCenter.com.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 8

Guided Lakeside Meditation and Discussion for Women – 10:30-11:30am. $35. Chappaqua. Sign-up: JodiBaretz.com.

Vinyasa Level 2/3 – 5:15-6:30pm. Weekly. Intended for intermediate and advanced yogis seeking an invigorating flow class challenge. Quest Yoga Arts, 11 E Main St, Mt Kisco. Register: 914.241.9642. QuestYogaArts.com.

Tea & Stones – 6:30-7:30pm. Learn about gems, stones and their incredible properties. Free. Dreaming Goddess, 44 Raymond Ave, Poughkeepsie. 845.473.2206. DreamingGoddess.com.

Essential Oils for Self-Care Workshop – 6:30-8:30pm. Learn to use essential oils to support overall well-being. $35. Quest Yoga Arts, 11 E Main St, Mt Kisco. Register: 914.241.9642. QuestYogaArts.com.

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 9

Guided Lakeside Meditation and Discussion for Women – 10:30-11:30am. $35. Chappaqua. Sign-up: JodiBaretz.com.

Tibetan Bowl Sound Immersion – 7pm. With Carol Essig creating restorative harmonies of sound to release stress and facilitate personal alignment and peace. $25. Golden Prana, 223 Katonah Ave, Katonah. 914.236.4503. Register online: StarvisionsCommunity.org.

Natural Way to Overcome Addictions – 7-8pm. Simple, effective method for quitting smoking, alcohol, easy, natural weight loss and overcoming other everyday addictions. 80 percent success rate. Simpler than most would believe. Briarcliff location. RSVP: 914.705.1805. Weiss-Method.com.

ADD Just Doesn’t Add Up – 7-9pm. Is it really a short attention span? Learn to distinguish visual problems that mimic or complicate AD(H)D. Free. Dr. Samantha Slotnick, 495 Central Park Ave, Ste 301, Scarsdale. RSVP, Jane: 914.874.1177. DrSlotnick.com.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 11

New Moms’ Group – 10:30-11:30am. Every other Fri. To ask specific questions or want to hang out and talk—mom and baby stop by. Moms’ one-four months postpartum and pregnant women. Donation. Quest Yoga Arts, 11 E Main St, Mt Kisco. Preregister: 914.241.9642. QuestYogaArts.com.

Sacred Stones Level III – 5-7pm/class. 7-8pm/test following for those seeking certification. With Joann Fava. $45. Synchronicity, Brewster. Register: 845.363.1765. SynchronicityNY.com.

Monthly Reiki Healing Circle – 7-8:30pm. Reiki, a recognized natural healing system that supports the body’s innate healing ability. Like-minded souls sharing the collective consciousness using Reiki energy. $20 suggested. Mt Kisco. 914.864.0462. Center4Healing.net.

Adult Guided Channeling/Meditation Group – 7:15-8:15pm. With Merrill Black. Unique theme, meditation, group discussion. $15. The Temperance Center. 453 White Plains Rd, Ste 203, Eastchester. 914.793.2600. TheTemperanceCenter.com.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 12

Wake Up the Magic of Your True Essence – 10:30am-12pm. Mini retreat to shift vibration and awaken true essence. Cold Spring Retreat House. Info: 845.424.6219. AwakenYourTrueEssence.com.

Breastfeeding Basics Workshop – 1:30-4:30pm. Learn what to expect and how to get started with breastfeeding. Discuss positioning, latch, supply and more. For expecting couples. 25 plus weeks. $75. Quest Yoga Arts, 11 E Main St, Mt Kisco. Register: 914.241.9642. QuestYogaArts.com.

Monday, AugUST 14

Cooking Around the World: Kids’ Cooking Classes – 9am-12noon. 8/14-18. Ages 4-10. Kids learn how to safely cut, peel, prepare and taste new recipes.  $250 for the week, $50 per day. Peekskill, New Era Creative Space, 1016 Brown St, Peekskill. Info: 646.242.6452; necspace.com

TUESDAY, AUGUST 15

Akashic Records – 5-8pm. Learn to read these records through the Pathway Prayer Process, a responsible, reliable method for working in this remarkable, infinite, spiritual resource. Info, Kia: 808.927.4024. RainbowHeart.net.

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 16

Quit Alcohol Simply and Permanently: Weiss Method Info-Lecture – 1-2pm. Learn to overcome alcohol more easily than ever thought possible. Natural, effective method for overcoming many everyday habits and addictions. Free lecture, Q&A. Briarcliff location. RSVP: 914.705.1805. Weiss-Method.com.

Faces of the Divine – 6:30pm. With Zhenya Amditis. Discover how the divine may be working with participants in their lives. $30. Golden Prana, 223 Katonah Ave, Katonah. 914.236.4503. Register online: StarvisionsCommunity.org.

Curing Addiction from the Core: Weiss Method Info-Lecture – 7-8pm. Learn simple, effective method for overcoming everyday addictions ranging from alcohol to nicotine, sugar and weight loss. All natural. 80 percent success rate. Free Lecture, Q&A. Briarcliff location. RSVP: 914.705.1805. Weiss-Method.com.

Adult Guided Channeling/Meditation Group – 8-9pm. With Merrill Black. Unique theme, meditation, group discussion. $15. The Temperance Center. 453 White Plains Rd, Ste 203, Eastchester. 914.793.2600. TheTemperanceCenter.com.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 17

New Moon Manifestation – 7-8pm. Together we manifest our hearts’ desires using The Law of Attraction and the creative energies of the new moon. $10. DG Sanctuary. 2 Lagrange Ave, Poughkeepsie 845.473.2206. DreamingGoddess.com.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 18

Spinal Zap – 7-8:30pm. With Brett Bevell. Combining a variety of energy modalities to release karmic conditioning, emotional and energy blockages held in the spine. $35. Mt Kisco. 914.864.0462. Center4Healing.net.

Archangel Healing Workshop – 7-9pm. With Shaman Elka Boren. $35. Synchronicity, Brewster. Register: 845.363.1765. SynchronicityNY.com.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 19

Special Event: An Ayurvda Cooking Class – 10-4pm. Learn to prepare an authentic Ayurvedic meal from an expert. Presented by Dr. Kaushik’s Ayurvedic and Naturopathic Clinic. Center for Mindfulness and Insight Meditation, 9 Picketts Ridge Rd, Redding, CT. Info: 914.875.9088.

Sound Healing with Tibetan Bowls – 5:30-7pm. With Michelle Clifton. The rhythmic sounds of singing bowls have profound healing effect on the nervous system affecting our mind, body and soul. $30 preregistered. $40 door. Mt Kisco. 914. 864.0462. Center4Healing.net.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 20

Serenity By The Lake: Day of Pampering – 2 sessions 9:30am-4pm, or 11am-5:30pm. Sample spa services, cruise on Lake Mahopac, and lunch at the Freight House Cafe, rejuvenate with yoga by the lake. $229. Sarah’s House of Health. Info/Register: 845.802.8038.

Interfaith Sunday, Climate Change – 10:30am. The Chapel at Croton Falls, in partnership with the Buddhist Association of the United States, Center for Earth Ethics and Sage-ing International. Light refreshments follow. Free, all welcome. The Chapel at Croton Falls, 609, Rt 22, Croton Falls.

Align With Your Higher Self – 11am-12:30pm. A channeled guidance session with Mary Ellen O’Brien. Small group gathering. Rose Healing Center, Verplanck. Info: 845.424.6219. Register online/RSVP: AwakenYourTrueEssence.com.

Eclipse Yoga – 6-7:30pm. A unique sensory cosmic experience on the mat. Move and groove through sun and moon salutations in recognition of upcoming solar eclipse. $30. Quest Yoga Arts, 11 E Main St, Mt Kisco. Register: 914.241.9642. QuestYogaArts.com.

MONDAY, AUGUST 21

7-Day Raw Plant Food Detox – 8/21-8/27. Edit Babbon offers a program designed to jumpstart a broader transformation to better mind-body health. $125. Zen Garden, 61 Lakeview Dr, Yorktown Heights. Info: 917.721.2529, ZenGardenYoga.net.

Adult Guided Channeling/Meditation Group – 7:15-8:15pm. With Merrill Black. Unique theme, meditation, group discussion. $15. The Temperance Center. 453 White Plains Rd, Ste 203, Eastchester. 914.793.2600. TheTemperanceCenter.com.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 22

Monthly Meditation Circle – 6:30pm. With Cheryl Sprague. Using a variety of methods from singing bowls, drumming and more, join this momentary dedication to oneself, finding peace and stillness in our busy lives. $15. DG Sanctuary, 2 LaGrange Ave, Poughkeepsie. 845.473.2206. DreamingGoddess.com.

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 23

Angelic Realm and Enlightened Beings – 7-9pm. With Carol Essig. Enjoy meditation and receive channeled energy’s healing touch of divine energy. 15 max. $25. Golden Prana, 223 Katonah Ave, Katonah. 914.236.4503. Register online: StarvisionsCommunity.org.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 25

Akashic Records – 6-9pm. Learn to read these records through the Pathway Prayer Process, a responsible, reliable method for working in this remarkable, infinite, spiritual resource. Info, Kia: 808.927.4024. RainbowHeart.net.

Adult Guided Channeling/Meditation Group – 7:15-8:15pm. With Merrill Black. Unique theme, meditation, group discussion. $15. The Temperance Center. 453 White Plains Rd, Ste 203, Eastchester. 914.793.2600. TheTemperanceCenter.com.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 26

Newborn Care Workshop – 1:30-4:30pm. Learn immediate newborn procedures, sleep expectations, cord care, how to read baby’s cues, diapering, bathing, swaddling and more. $95. Quest Yoga Arts, 11 E Main St, Mt Kisco. Preregister: 914.241.9642. QuestYogaArts.com.

SUNDAY, AUGUST 27

Sugar Addiction and Overeating Solution: Weiss Method Info-Lecture NYC – Noon-1pm. Learn a method to lose weight, overcome nicotine, alcohol, overeating and sugar addictions. Free lecture, Q&A. NYC location, E37th btwn Park & Lex. Reservation: 914.705.1805. Weiss-Method.com.

Natural Way to Overcome Addictions – 1-2pm. Simple, effective method for quitting smoking, alcohol, easy, natural weight loss and overcoming other everyday addictions. 80 percent success rate. Simpler than most would believe. NYC location, E37th btwn Park & Lex. RSVP: 914.705.1805. Weiss-Method.com.

MONDAY, AUGUST 28

Energy Healing Circle – 7-9pm. With Anne Bentzen. Offers stress reduction, emotional and physical pain relief through deep relaxation. Discover natural healing solutions with Reiki in group setting. $25. Golden Prana, 223 Katonah Ave, Katonah. 914.588.4079. Register online: StarvisionsCommunity.org.

Tuesday, August 29

Cooking Around the World: Kids’ Cooking Classes – 9:30am-12noon. 8/29-30. Ages 4-9. Kids learn how to safely cut, peel, prepare and taste new recipes. $100 for 2 days, $50 per day, Croton at Asbury Methodist Church, 17 Old Post Rd South, Croton. Info: 646.242.6452; cookingwithkidsny.eventsmart.com.

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 30

Is Vision the Missing Piece of the Puzzle? Open House – 7-8:30pm. Questions and curiosity welcome. Light refreshments. Free. Dr. Samantha Slotnick, 495 Central Park Ave, Ste 301, Scarsdale. RSVP: 914.874.1177.

Adult Guided Channeling/Meditation Group – 8-9pm. With Merrill Black. Unique theme, meditation, group discussion. $15. The Temperance Center. 453 White Plains Rd, Ste 203, Eastchester. 914.793.2600. TheTemperanceCenter.com.

 

 

Farmers’ Markets Summer 2017 in Westchester, Putnam & Dutchess NY

 

Find a 2017 Summer Farmers’ Market near you!

Dutchess County

Amenia Farmers’ Market

Fridays, 3-7pm, thru Oct

4988 Rt 22, Town Hall

ameniafarmersmarket.com

 

Beacon Farmers’ Market

Sundays, 10am to 3pm

Veterans Place, next to Post Office

beaconfarmersmarket.org

 

Fishkill Farmers’ Market

Main Street Plaza, Rt. 52

Thursdays, 9am-3pm, thru Oct

 

Hyde Park Farmers Market
Saturdays, 9am-2pm, thru Oct 28

4390 Route 9
hydeparkfarmersmarket.org

 

Millbrook NY Farmers Market

Saturdays, 9am-1pm, thru Oct 28

3263 Franklin Ave
millbrooknyfarmersmarket.com

 

Milan Farmers Market

Mobile Mart, Rt. 199

Fridays, 3-7pm, until Sept 30

milanfarmersmarket.com/

 

Millerton Farmer’s Market

Saturdays, 9am-1pm, thru Oct 28

Millerton Methodist Church,

6 Dutchess Ave

millertonfarmersmarket.org

 

Pawling Farmer’s Market

Saturdays, 9am-1pm, thru Sept 30

Charles Coleman Blvd,

Pawling Village

pawlingfarmersmarket.org

 

Poughkeepsie Waterfront Market

Mondays, 4-7:30pm, thru Oct

75 N. Water St.

mhcm.org/visit/poughkeepsie-waterfront-market/

 

Poughkeepsie –Arlington Farmers’ Market

Thursdays, 3-7pm, thru October,

Raymond & Collegeview Aves,

arlingtonhasit.org/events/farmers-market/

 

Red Hook: Hudson Valley Farmers Market at Greig Farm

Saturdays, 10am-3pm

223 Pitcher Lane, Red Hook

greigfarm.com

 

Rhinebeck Farmers Market

Sundays, 10am-2pm, thru Nov
61 East Market St, Rhinebeck
rhinebeckfarmersmarket.com

 

Putnam County

Brewster Farmers’ Market & Hudson Valley Regional Farmers Market

Sundays, 10am-2pm

15 Mount Ebo Rd, South, Brewster

hudsonvalleyfarmersmarket.org

 

Cold Spring Farmers’ Market

Boscobel, Rt 9D, Garrison

Saturdays, 10:30am-1:30pm

csfarmmarket.org

 

Westchester County

Bronxville Farmers’ Market

Saturdays, 8:30-1pm, thru Nov 18

Stone Place at Paxton Ave

bronxvillefarmersmarket.com

 

Chappaqua Farmers Market

Saturdays, 8:30am-1pm

Chappaqua Train Station

chappaquafarmersmarket.org

 

Croton-on-Hudson – Down to Earth Farmers Market

Sundays, 9am-2pm, thru 11/19
Lot behind 1 Croton Point Ave

downtoearthmarkets.com/markets

 

Dobbs Ferry Farmers Market

Fridays, 10am-4pm, thru Oct

Corner of Cedar and Main St

dobbsferryfarmersmarket.com

 

Eastchester Farmers Market

344 White Plains Rd

(rear parking lot Country Markets Supermarket)

Sundays, 10am-3pm, thru Oct 15

 

Harrison – Down to Earth Farmers Market

Saturdays, 8:30am-1pm, thru Nov 18
Ma Riis Park

downtoearthmarkets.com/markets

 

Hastings Farmers Market

Hastings-On-Hudson Library, 7 Maple Ave

Saturdays, 8:30am-1:30pm, thru Nov

hastingsfarmersmarket.org

 

Irvington Farmers Market

Sundays, 9am-1:30pm, thru Nov 19

Main Street School 101 Main St

irvmkt.org

 

Katonah – John Jay Homestead Farm Market

Saturdays, 9am-1pm, thru Oct. 28

400 Jay St, Katonah

johnjayhomestead.org

 

Katonah – Muscoot Farmers Market

51 Rt 100, Katonah

Sundays, 9:30am-2:30pm, thru Nov 19

muscootfarm.org

 

Larchmont – Down to Earth Farmers Market

Saturdays, 8:30am-1pm, thru Dec 16
Metro North upper lot

Chatsworth Av/Myrtle Blvd

downtoearthmarkets.com/markets

 

New Rochelle Grand Market

Saturdays, 9am-2pm, thru Oct.

1 Library Green

downtown public library

newrochellegrandmarket.com

 

New Rochelle – Down to Earth Farmers Market

Fridays, 8:30am-2:30pm, thru Nov
Huguenot Park/Twin Lakes

downtoearthmarkets.com/markets

 

 

Cortlandt Manor  – NewYork-Presbyterian Hudson Valley Hospital

1st & 3rd Tuesdays, 11am-4pm, thru Nov

Lobby, 1980 Crompond Rd

hvhc.org

 

Ossining – Down to Earth Farmers Market

Saturdays, 8:30am-1pm, thru Dec 30
Corner of Spring & Main Streets

downtoearthmarkets.com/markets

 

Peekskill Farmers Market 

Saturdays, 8am-2pm, thru Nov 18

13 Bank St, between Park and Main

PeekskillFarmersMarket.com

 

Pleasantville Farmers Market

Saturdays, 8:30am-1pm

Memorial Plaza

pleasantvillefarmersmarket.org

 

Rye – Down to Earth Markets

Sundays, 8:30am-2:30pm, thru Dec
Parking Lot on Theodore Fremd Ave

downtoearthmarkets.com/markets

 

Putnam Valley Farmers’ Market

Fridays, 3-6:30pm, thru Sept 1

Tompkins Corners Cultural Center
729 Peekskill Hollow Rd

putnamvalleyresidents.com

 

Tarrytown and Sleepy Hollow Farmers Market

Saturdays, 8:30am-2pm, thru Nov

Patriots Park

tashfarmersmarket.org

 

White Plains Farmers Market

Wednesdays, 8am-4pm, thru Nov 22

Court St. between Martine Ave & Main St.

bensidounusa.com

 

Yorktown Farmers Market

Saturdays, 9am-2pm, thru Sept 16

Jefferson Valley Mall, 650 Lee Blvd.

YorktownFarmersMarket.com

 

Yonkers Get Fresh Farmers’ Market

Fridays, 10am-4pm, thru Oct 27

Philipse Manor Hall State Historic Site, 29 Warburton Ave

GroundworkHV.org

 

Yonkers – Saint John’s Church Farmers’ Market

Thursdays, 7am-4pm, thru Nov 16

Church Courtyard, One Hudson St

stjohnsfarmersmarket.blogspot.in/

 

Natural Awakenings Calendar Listings for July, 2017 in Westchester, Putnam and Dutchess, NY

The following events appear in Natural Awakenings – Westchester, Putnam, Dutchess NY, July 2017 Edition.

For additional event listings, updates and changes, visit our free online calendar on our main website at WakeUpNaturally.com.

UPCOMING EVENTS
Please call ahead to confirm event details.

SATURDAY, JULY 1

Six-Course Farmer Dinner at Clock Tower Farm – 5-9pm. Six star chefs including Executive Chef Rich Parente serve up a feast. $125, including beer and wine. Gratuities not included. 126 Rt. 39 North, Sherman, CT. Info: 914.374.0633. ClockTowerGrill.com.

SUNDAY, JULY 2

Dharma Sunday School – 12:30-2pm. Explore concepts like kindness, compassion and gratitude. Ages 5 and up. SkyBaby Yoga Studio, 75 Main St, Cold Spg. 845.265.4444. Donation. SkybabyYoga.com.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 5

Eyes and the Brain – 7-9pm. Vision is more than 20/20 eyesight. Learn to reduce visual stress and make efficient use of vision. Free. Dr. Samantha Slotnick, 495 Central Park Ave, Ste 301, Scarsdale. RSVP, Jane: 914.874.1177. DrSlotnick.com.

Adult Guided Channeling/Meditation Group – 8-9pm. With Merrill Black. Unique theme, meditation, group discussion. $15. The Temperance Center. 453 White Plains Rd, Ste 203, Eastchester. 914.793.2600. TheTemperanceCenter.com.

THURSDAY, JULY 6

Saw Mill Club Ohra Yoga 200 Hr RYS Teacher Training – 4.5 week Summer session starts July 6. Students are invited to enrich their yoga journey in this one of a kind experience. Saw Mill Club, 77 Kensico Dr. Mt. Kisco. Info/price: 914.241.0797. sawmillclub.com.

FRIDAY, JULY 7

Mediumship Circle – 7-8:30pm. With Carla Blaha. Synchronicity.1511 Rte, 22 Brewster. $40. Register: 845.363.1765. SynchronicityNY.com.

Yin Yoga & Meditation – 7-8:30pm. Longer, supported holds focusing on connective tissues in body not usually targeted in more active Hatha styles. $35. Quest Yoga Arts, 11 E Main St, Mt Kisco. 914.241.9642. QuestYogaArts.com.

SATURDAY, JULY 8

Shamanic Reiki Level 2 – July 8-9. 10am-5pm. With Melanie Ryan. Deepen the integration of two ancient healing forms, Shamanism with Reiki. Practice time-tested methods that enhance intuition and expand consciousness. $435. Mt Kisco. 914.864.0462. Center4Healing.net.

Seasonal Supper at Ryder Farm – 7-10pm. With local favorite Hayfields Market, sponsored by SPACE at Ryder Farm, Brewster.  Communal farm-to-table meal on the outdoor lawn alongside a performance by a SPACE artist. Tickets: http://bit.ly/2rzpN4P.

SUNDAY, JULY 9

Acupressure Facial class – With Gail Kellstrom for LMT continuing education credits.  One day class for 7-CE-hour. $150. 914.232.5754 or visit JinShindoNY.com.

Pet Adoption Event – 12noon-3pm. Rain Date 7/23. Sponsored by NuSpecies. Participating Rescues: Hudson Valley SPCA, Surluna and more.  NuSpecies Courtyard, 427 Main St, Beacon. Parking lot in rear. Visit Nuspecies.com for details or call 845.440.7458.

Women’s Full Moon Gathering – 7-8:30pm – Non-denominational monthly gathering for women, coming together to draw in the powerful energies of the full moon. $10 donation. DG Sanctuary. 2 Lagrange Ave, Poughkeepsie. 845.473.2206. DreamingGoddess.com.

MONDAY, JULY 10

Matters of Spirit and Relationship – 7-8:30pm. Join a group of likeminded men in connected dialogue on matters of spirit and relationship. $30. 501 Guard Hill Rd, Bedford. Geoff: 914.218.3113. SlowMedicineDoctor.com.

TUESDAY, JULY 11

How to Meditate – 10-11:30am. With Melanie Ryan. Six-weeks. Based on the book How to Meditate by Ani Pema Chodron. Guided meditation instruction, practice, presentations, questions & discussion and more. $210. Mt Kisco. 914.260.1696. Center4Healing.net.

Guided Lakeside Meditation and Discussion – 10:30-11:30am. First session July 11 or July 12, with second date in August. For women. Pick one July and one August date. $60 two-sessions. Chappaqua area. Sign-up: JodiBaretz.com.

Tea & Stones – 6:30-7:30pm. Learn about gems, stones and their incredible properties. July’s study will be selenite. Free. Dreaming Goddess, 44 Raymond Ave, Poughkeepsie. 845.473.2206. DreamingGoddess.com.

Vastu: The Yoga of Your Environment – 6:30-8pm Transform relationships, increase prosperity. Create alignment and vitality in one’s personal space. Register by July 7. $25/$30/$35. Wainwright House, Rye. Wainwright.org.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 12

Guided Lakeside Meditation and Discussion – 10:30-11:30am. First session July 11 or July 12, with second date in August. For women. Pick one July and one August date. $60 two-sessions. Chappaqua area. Sign-up: JodiBaretz.com.

Women’s Wisdom Group – 10:30am-1pm. Connect, collaborate, share and expand, $30. 501 Guard Hill Rd, Bedford. Geoff: 914.218.3113. SlowMedicineTherapist.com.

Bio-Energetic Healing to Overcome Addictions – 7-8pm. Learn this simple, effective method for quitting smoking, alcohol, easy, natural weight loss and overcoming other everyday addictions. 80 percent success rate. Briarcliff location. Reservation: 914.705.1805. Weiss-Method.com.

Boosting the Immune System – 7-8pm. Presented by Dr. Nancy Iankowitz. Learn how the skin, tongue and gastrointestinal system protects us. Free. Pawling Library, 11 Broad St, Pawling. 845.855.3444. PawlingLibrary.org.

THURSDAY, JULY 13

Teen Henna Workshop – 4:30-6pm. Hands on workshop where teens create henna designs and go home with a henna by Margie Nugent. Participants must have a signed permission slip. Somers Library. Register: 914.232.5717. SomersLibrary.org.

FRIDAY, JULY 14

Women’s Wisdom Group – 10:30am-1pm. Connect, collaborate, share and expand. $30. 501 Guard Hill Rd, Bedford. Geoff: 914.218.3113. SlowMedicineTherapist.com.

This is Spinal Zap – 7-8:30pm. With Brett Bevell. Combining a variety of energy modalities to release karmic conditioning, emotional and energy blockages held in the spine. $35. Mt Kisco. 914.864.0462. Center4Healing.net.

Archangel Healing Workshop – 7-9pm. With Shaman Elka Boren. $35. Synchronicity.1511 Rte, 22 Brewster. Register: 845.363.1765. SynchronicityNY.com.

SATURDAY, JULY 15

Pickling Workshop – 10am-noon. Learn to preserve and extend the taste of summer by safely preserving fresh vegetables. Go home with a new skill and tasty treat. $30. Hilltop Hanover Farm & Environmental Center, 1271 Hanover St, Yorktown Hts. 914.962.2368. HillTopHanoverFarm.org.

The Seventh Annual Walbridge Farm Fest – 10am-5pm. Old-fashioned farm fun, including hayrides, games, music, raffles, pony rides and  demonstrations of antique farm equipment. Walbridge Farm, 538 Route 343, Millbrook. Info: WalbridgeFarm.com.

Network Spinal Care: Demo & Talk – 2-4pm. With Dr. Larry Stern, DC. Network Spinal Analysis (NSA), a chiropractic approach regarding the body as a whole, integrated system. Free drop-in held monthly. Mt Kisco. 914.218.6424. Center4Healing.net.

Stress: The Ayurvedic Approach to Getting Out From Under – 3-5pm. Free lecture. Light refreshments served. Dr. Kaushik’s Ayurvedic and Naturopathic Clinic, Yellow Monkey Village, 792 Rte 35, Cross River. 914.875.9088. DrKaushik.com.

Sound Healing with Tibetan Bowls – 5:30-7pm. With Michelle Clifton. Celestial harmonic sound resonating with one’s energy field. Experience healing effect on nervous system affecting mind, body and soul. $30 preregistered. $40 door. Mt Kisco. 914.447.0822. Center4Healing.net.

Family Overnight Campout – July 15-16. 5:30pm/Fri-8:30am/Sun. BYO tent and sleeping bag. Barbeque, moonlit trails and s’mores by the fire. Greenburgh Nature Center, 99 Dromore R, Scarsdale. Info: 914.723.3470. GreenburghNatureCenter.org.

Kirtan at the Chapel with Sita’s Light 7pm. An evening of eclectic sacred music and group singing to open the heart and calm the mind. Chapel at Croton Falls, 609 Rt. 22. $20 cash at door. sitaslight.com.

SUNDAY, JULY 16

Culinary Nutritionist Marti Wolfson Dishes Up Tastings at Irvington Farmer’s Market – Be inspired how to use market ingredients in creative and delicious ways. 110 Main St, Irvington. Info, Marti Wolfson: 413.717.0459. MartiWolfson.com.

Let Your Yoga Dance Class – 10:30-11:30am. Inspirational dance through chakras offers combination of expressive dance movements while incorporating traditions of yoga. $15. Addie-Tude Performing Arts Center, 42 Memorial Plaza, Lower Level, Pleasantville. Amy Planck: 845.803.5737. AmyPlanck.com.

Interfaith Sunday Service 10:30am-12:30pm. An interactive gathering with prayer, music and sharing. Building a Community of Spiritual Seekers. All Welcome. Refreshments Served. Donations Appreciated. Chapel at Croton Falls, 609 Rt. 22, Croton Falls. chapelatcrotonfalls.org.

Family Yoga – 12:30-1:30pm. With Denise Nobile. Release tension in mind and body. Learn to navigate through life with greater ease. $25 for two. $5 each additional. Quest Yoga Arts 11 E Main St, Mt Kisco. Register: 914.241.9642. QuestYogaArts.com.

Restorative Yoga – 5:30-7:30pm. With Karla Booth Diamond. Powerful practice everyone can benefit from, regardless of age or fitness level. $35 preregistered. $40 day of. Quest Yoga Arts, 11 E Main St, Mt Kisco. Register: 914.241.9642. QuestYogaArts.com.

Wisdom of the Wild – 6-8:30pm. With Hawklyn. Connect to inner wisdom of the wild with help of winged beings. After journey, introduction to Lady Z, spiritual red tail hawk. $30. DG Sanctuary. 2 Lagrange Ave, Poughkeepsie. 845.473.2206. DreamingGoddess.com.

MONDAY, JULY 17

Summer Painting Class – July 17, 24, 31, Aug 7, 21, 28. – 10:30am. Explore painting with acrylics. Hear inspirational music to inspire creativity. Instruction provided. $25 first day of class. Somers Library. Register: 914.232.5717. SomersLibrary.org.

Energy Healing Circle – 7-9pm. With Anne Bentzen. Stress reduction, emotional and physical pain relief through deep relaxation. Natural healing solutions with Reiki. Max 18. $20. Golden Temple Yoga, 223 Katonah Ave, Katonah. Preregistration required: 914.588.4079.

Meditation for Moms – 8-9pm.With Helena deVengoechea Rudd. Monthly sit/talk for moms. Meditations to help support a daily practice, discussion to support ourselves. Free. Donations appreciated. Quest Yoga Arts, 11 E Main St, Mt Kisco. Register: 914.241.9642. QuestYogaArts.com.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 19

Women’s Wisdom Group – 10:30am-1pm. Connect, collaborate, share and expand. $30. 501 Guard Hill Rd, Bedford. Geoff: 914.218.3113. SlowMedicineTherapist.com.

Quit Alcohol Simply and Permanently: Weiss Method Info-Lecture – 1-2pm. Learn to overcome alcohol more easily than ever thought possible. Natural, effective method for overcoming many everyday habits and addictions. Free lecture, Q&A. Briarcliff location. RSVP: 914.705.1805. Weiss-Method.com.

Farm-to-Table Dinner at Harvest Moon – 6-9pm. Rain date July 20.  The Overlook, a stone patio situated at the highest point of the orchard. $150, not including Eventbrite processing fee, tax and gratuity. Harvest Moon Farm and Orchard of North Salem. Tickets: HMOrchard.com/FarmDinner.

Essential Oils for Supporting Healthy Emotions – 6-7pm. Learn basics, safe usage and more. Free attendance. $3 fee for DIY Happy Day Body Spray. Taste Budd’s Café. 40 W Market St, Red Hook. Caitlin Begley: 845.242.1170. 2DropsYLEO.com.

Curing Addiction from the Core: Weiss Method Info-Lecture – 7-8pm. Learn simple, effective method for overcoming everyday addictions ranging from alcohol to nicotine, sugar and weight loss. All natural. Free Lecture, Q&A. Briarcliff location. RSVP: 914.705.1805. Weiss-Method.com.

Adult Guided Channeling/Meditation Group – 8-9pm. With Merrill Black. Unique theme, meditation, group discussion. $15. The Temperance Center. 453 White Plains Rd, Ste 203, Eastchester. 914.793.2600. TheTemperanceCenter.com.

THURSDAY, JULY 20

New Moon Manifestation – 7-8pm. Manifest hearts’ desires with the creative energies of the new moon. $10 for newcomers. DG Sanctuary. 2 Lagrange Ave, Poughkeepsie 845.473.2206. DreamingGoddess.com.

FRIDAY, JULY 21

Chakra Cleanse – 5:30-7pm.With Brett Bevell. $30. Synchronicity.1511 Rte, 22 Brewster. Register: 845.363.1765. SynchronicityNY.com.

Sound Healing & Tibetan Singing Bowls – 7:30-8:30pm. With Michelle Clifton. Awaken our bodies’ own innate healing abilities and re-tune our bodies. $25 donation. SkyBaby Yoga & Pilate’s Studio, 75 Main St, Cold Spring. 845.265.4444.

SATURDAY, JULY 22

Culinary Nutritionist Marti Wolfson Dishes Up Tastings at Chappaqua Farmers Market – Be inspired how to use market ingredients in creative and delicious ways. Chappaqua Train Station. Info, Marti Wolfson: 413.717.0459. MartiWolfson.com.

Mianus River Gorge Cleanup –9am-1pm. Volunteers work in teams of 10. Beginning and ending at Bedford Village Memorial Park, 65 Greenwich Rd, Bedford.  Refreshments and River Clean-Up T-shirts given at finish. Info: Mianus.org.

BodyReading: Global Postural Assessment – July 22 and 23. 9-5pm/Sat and Sun. Learn to see and understand postural patterns. (Pain in right shoulder correlates to the collapse in the left ankle.) $425. Wainwright House, Rye. Wainwright.org.

Jams & Jellies – 10am-noon. Learn art of making good jams and jellies and facts regarding preserving food and food safety. Go home with a new skill and tasty treat. $35. Hilltop Hanover Farm & Environmental Center, 1271 Hanover St, Yorktown Hts. 914.962.2368; HillTopHanoverFarm.org.

Nature-Inspired Writing – 10am-1pm. Get in touch with one’s wildness, restore vitality and write. Learn the principles of deep ecology, biomimicry and nature interpretation. $30/$35/$40. Wainwright House, Rye. Wainwright.org.

Restorative Yoga Teacher Training – July 22, 23, 29 and 30. 11:45am-6:30pm. With Sue Flamm. 25-hour training includes personal practice, hands-on teaching and lecture/discussion. $595. $495 if registered by July 12. Scholarships available. Register: 914.241.9642. QuestYogaArts.com.

Reiki 1 Class – July 22-23. 1-5pm. With Anne Bentzen. Learn foundation skills for self-healing and treating others. Receive four attunements, manual and certificate. Nine max. $175. Golden Temple Yoga, 223 Katonah Ave, Katonah. Call/test: 914.588.4079. Register: Balancing4Life.com.

SUNDAY, JULY 23

Pop-Up NYC Awaken Fair Best-Loved Body, Mind, Spirit Holistic Expo – 10am-5pm. 50+ exhibitors: compelling speakers, gifted healers, unique vendors and inspired readers. Roger Smith Hotel, 501 Lexington Ave, New York. AwakenFair.com.

Sugar Addiction and Overeating Solution: Weiss Method Info-Lecture NYC – Noon-1pm. Learn a method to lose weight, overcome nicotine, alcohol, overeating and sugar addictions. Free lecture, Q&A. NYC location, E37th btwn Park & Lex. Reservation: 914.705.1805. Weiss-Method.com.

Butterflies, Bees and Birds in Our Native Plant Meadow – 1pm. Learn intricacies of life in this rich ecosystem—enter butterfly exhibit for close encounter with butterflies. $8 nonmembers. Greenburgh Nature Center, 99 Dromore R, Scarsdale. Info: 914.723.3470. GreenburghNatureCenter.org.

Bio-Energetic Healing to Overcome Addictions – 1-2pm. Learn simple, effective method for quitting smoking, alcohol, easy, natural weight loss and overcoming other everyday addictions. 80 percent success rate. NYC location, E37th btwn Park & Lex. RSVP: 914.705.1805. Weiss-Method.com.

Look into my Eyes – 4pm. Learn about clinical hypnosis, its uses, history and how it helps with issues such as smoking cessation and more. Free. Hygeia Integrated Health 3505 Hill Blvd, Ste K Yorktown Hts. Advance registration: 914.252.6116.HyInHealth.com.

Summer Solstice & New Moon Ceremony – 7-9pm. Celebrate the longest day of the year and honor a new moon in Cancer. $30pp. $50 for two. 501 Guard Hill Rd, Bedford. Geoff: 914.218.3113. HeavenToEarthAstrology.com.

MONDAY, JULY 24

Adult Guided Channeling/Meditation Group – 7:15-8:15pm. With Merrill Black. Unique theme, meditation, group discussion. $15. The Temperance Center. 453 White Plains Rd, Ste 203, Eastchester. 914.793.2600. TheTemperanceCenter.com.

TUESDAY, JULY 25

Monthly Meditation Gathering – 6:30pm. With Cheryl Sprague. Beginner to meditation or wish to have a guided experience to go deeper in consciousness, join our monthly gathering. $15. DG Sanctuary. 2 Lagrange Ave, Poughkeepsie. 845.473.2206. DreamingGoddess.com.

Color Your World – 7-8pm. Learn how color brings our world alive in terms of our health, food, safety, decorating and more. Free. Pawling Library, 11 Broad St, Pawling. 845.855.3444. PawlingLibrary.org.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 26

Angelic Realm and Enlightened Beings – 7-9pm. With Carol Essig, professional channel. Meditation and channeled energy healing touch from divine energy. $25. 15 max. Golden Temple Yoga, 223 Katonah Ave, Katonah. 914.236.4503. Register: StarvisionsCommunity.org.

THURSDAY, JULY 27

Saw Mill Club Yoga Department Open House – 4:30-9pm. Enjoy a wide variety of classes from beginner to advance including Yoga Dance Fusion, Poolside Yoga and Blacklight Yoga; shop and more. Free to members and their guests.  Saw Mill Club, 77 Kensico Dr. Mt. Kisco. Info/price: 914.241.0797. sawmillclub.com.

Health & Wellness Network of Commerce Monthly Meeting – 7-9pm. First 100 members lock in lower rate. Apogee Fitness & Wellness, 170 Harris Rd, Bedford Hls. Info, Chapter President, Shira Adler: 914.861.5186. hwncc.com.

FRIDAY, JULY 28

Sacred Stones Level II – 5-7pm. With Joann Fava. $45. Synchronicity.1511 Rte, 22 Brewster. Register: 845.363.1765. SynchronicityNY.com.

Easy Dinner Grilling Couples Cooking – 7-10pm. With Chef Maria Reina. Create three-course dinner using just-harvested ingredients. Includes soup, main course, side dish and dessert. $125. Hilltop Hanover Farm & Environmental Center, 1271 Hanover St, Yorktown Hts. 914.962.2368. HillTopHanoverFarm.org.

Adult Guided Channeling/Meditation Group – 7:15-8:15pm. With Merrill Black. Unique theme, meditation, group discussion. $15. The Temperance Center. 453 White Plains Rd, Ste 203, Eastchester. 914.793.2600. TheTemperanceCenter.com.

SATURDAY, JULY 29

Jin Shin Do Bodymind Acupressure – With Gail Kellstrom for LMT continuing education credits. 40-CE-hour Basic class July 29 and 30 and August 5, 12 and 13. $595. Katonah location. Info/register: 914.232.5754 or visit JinShindoNY.com.

Reiki 1 & 2 – 11am-4pm. With Reiki Master Marcus Feighery. $275. Synchronicity, 1511 Rte 22, Brewster. RSVP: 845.363.1765. SynchronicityNY.com.

SUNDAY, JULY 30

Let Your Yoga Dance Class – 10:30-11:30am. Inspirational dance through chakras offers combination of expressive dance movements while incorporating traditions of yoga. $15. Addie-Tude Performing Arts Center, 42 Memorial Plaza, Lower Level, Pleasantville. Amy Planck: 845.803.5737. AmyPlanck.com.

Essential Oils 101 for Beginners – 11am-noon. Learn what they are, how to use, therapeutic benefits and more. Free attendance. $3 fee for DIY Sugar Face Scrub. J&J Gourmet Café. 1 E Market St, Red Hook. Caitlin Begley: 845.242.1170. 2DropsYLEO.com.

Relax and Restore Sound Bath – 2-3:30pm. Recalibrate one’s nervous system. Immerse oneself into a therapeutic sound journey consisting of singing bowls, gongs, drums and flutes. $25/$30/$35. Wainwright House, Rye. Wainwright.org.

MONDAY, JULY 31

Starvisions Workshop: Create Your Home Spiritual Refuge – 10am-3pm. With Zhenya Amditis. Clear, raise energy and create sacred space. Noon/Potluck lunch. 1-3pm. With Jenn Yates. Design spiritual garden using Feng Shui. $60. Armonk. 914.236.4503. Register: StarvisionsCommunity.org.

 

Natural Awakenings Calendar Listings for June, 2017 in Westchester, Putnam and Dutchess, NY

The following events appear in Natural Awakenings – Westchester, Putnam, Dutchess NY, May 2017 Edition.

For additional event listings, updates and changes, visit our free online calendar on our main website at WakeUpNaturally.com.

UPCOMING EVENTS
Please call ahead to confirm event details.

FRIDAY, JUNE 2

Magickal Mojo – 7pm. Create with herbs, oils, stones and other items to protect, aid and bring energies to bear on a specific purpose. $25 supplies included. Hands of Serenity Healing, 1129 Main St, Fishkill. Register: 845.896.1915. HandsOfSerenityHealing.com.

Kirtan – 7-8:30pm. Cross-cultural, participatory musical experience using mantras in a call-and-response format. Kids welcome. Free. Donations appreciated. Quest Yoga Arts, 11 E Main St, Mt Kisco. Register: 914.241.9642. QuestYogaArts.com.

Mediumship Circle – 7-8:30pm. With Carla Blaha. $40. Synchronicity. RSVP: 845.363.1765. SynchronicityNY.com.

Monthly Spinal Zap – 7-8:30pm. With Brett Bevell combining a variety of energy modalities to release karmic conditioning, emotional obstacles and other energy blockages held in the spine. $35. Mt Kisco. 914.864.0462. Center4Healing.net.

Satsang – 7-9pm. With Amy Pearce-Hayden. Community is at the heart of yoga. Gather for Darshan, to change perspective, together. $10. Inner Balance Studio. InnerBalanceStudio.org.

SATURDAY, JUNE 3

National Trails Day –  Hit the Trails! Find resources here: nationaltrailsday.americanhiking.org.

Free Community Classes – 8am-all day free classes. Raffle prizes, discounts on class passes, massage, yoga accessories and more. Quest Yoga Arts, 11 E Main St, Mt Kisco. Register: 914.241.9642. QuestYogaArts.com.

Sleep Workshop – 11am-Noon. Helping one’s child sleep through the night for infants through grade school. $30.Full Circle Family Care, 450 Mamaroneck Ave, Harrison. 914.421.1500 x0. FullCircleWomensHealth.com.

Core Connection with Lara Heimann – 12noon-2pm. Learn to connect with core muscles in an integrated way. Improve posture and athletic performance. $45. Saw Mill Club, 77 Kensico Dr.  Mt. Kisco. Info: contact Michelle 914.241.0797.

A Restorative Yoga & Reiki Workshop – 1-3pm Relax, receive and restore. The nervous system quiets and allows for healing on a physical and emotional level $40/45 Wainwright House, Rye. 914.967.6080. Wainwright.org.

Reiki 2 Class – June 3-4. 1-5pm each day. Learn Usui Reiki symbols, distance healing and create a powerful spiritual practice with Anne Bentzen. $275. Golden Temple Yoga, 223 Katonah Ave, Katonah. Register: 914.588.4079.

Practice with Purpose – 1:30-4pm. With Amy Pearce-Hayden. The reasons to practice any aspect or style of yoga are unlimited. However, the practice defines spiritual endeavors. $40. Inner Balance Studio. 845.878.7800.

Monthly Sound Healing & Tibetan Singing Bowls – 5:30-7pm. With Michelle Clifton. Rhythmic sounds of singing bowls have a healing effect on the nervous system affecting mind, body and soul. $30 advance. $40 door. Mt Kisco. 914.864.0462. Center4Healing.net.

SUNDAY, JUNE 4

2017 Bicycle Sundays – June 4, 11, 18 and 25. 10am-2pm. Bike, walk and jog a 13.1 mile loop of the Bronx River Pkwy from White Plains to Yonkers.

Renew, Reflect, Restore: A Day Of Wellness – 10am-4pm. Hiking, Yoga, Meditation, Inspirational Speaker, Coaching Sessions, Guided Art, Numerology, Chair Massage,  live music. $100 includes classes and Light breakfast and lunch. Edith Macy Conference Center, 550 Chappaqua Rd., Briarcliff Manor. Info: 914.980.5790.

Dharma Sunday School – 12:30-2pm. Explore concepts like kindness, compassion and gratitude. Ages 5 and up. By donation. SkyBaby Yoga Studio, 75 Main St, Cold Spring. 845.265.4444. SkyBabyYoga.com.

Find Balance with Ayurveda – 1-4pm. With Kim Larson, author of The Simple, Healing Cleanse: The Ayurvedic Path to Energy, Clarity, Wellness and Your Best You and Osi Mizrahi. Katonah Yoga Center, 39 Main St, Bedford Hills. 914.241. 2661. KatonahYoga.com.

The Sacred Directions and Celtic Wisdom, Creating a Sacred Wheel of Life. – June 4, July 9, Aug 13, Sept 10, Oct 22, Nov 12. 4-6pm. With Nadiya Nottingham. Six-month study course. $250. Inner Balance Studio. InnerBalanceStudio.org.

Yin Yoga & Meditation – 5:30-7:30pm. Longer, supported holds focusing on connective tissues in body not usually targeted in more active Hatha styles. $40. Quest Yoga Arts, 11 E Main St, Mt Kisco. 914.241.9642. QuestYogaArts.com.

MONDAY, JUNE 5

Introductory Class on Spiritual Awakening – 7-9pm. With Michael Rosenbaum, Learn about the “Universal You” and the different levels of self. Focused meditation guides. $45. Golden Temple Yoga, 223 Katonah Ave, Katonah. 914.236.4503. Register online: StarvisionsCommunity.org.

TUESDAY, JUNE 6

Lunchtime Healing Events – 1-2pm. June topic: The Nervous System. Weekly healings include therapeutic yoga, meditation and more. Different system monthly. Free. Dr. Kaushik’s Ayurvedic and Naturopathic Clinic, Yellow Monkey Village, 792 Rte 35, Cross River, 914.875.9088. DrKaushik.com.

Health Lecture: What is Ayurveda and How Does It Compare with Western (Allopathic) Medicine? – 6-8pm. Free. Presented by Dr. Kaushik’s Ayurvedic and Naturopathic Clinic, Pound Ridge Library, 271 Westchester Ave. Info: 914.764.9085. DrKaushik.com.

Pamper Our Feet – 7:30-9:30pm. All day we abuse them, so take some time to be good to one’s feet. $45. Bonnie’s Herbals, 13 Tappan Ter, Briarcliff. 914.923.4346. Info: bit.ly/2r7YM7J.

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 7

2nd Annual Sunset Yoga in the Park Series – 6:45-8pm. With Shari Balaish. Open to any level of flexibility. Free. Playland Beach, 1 Playland Pkwy, Rye. Info: thewpf.org/events.

Reiki Circle –7pm. Opportunity to share give and receive some healing and light. Open to Reiki practitioners of all levels. Hands of Serenity Healing, 1129 Main St. Fishkill. Register/call ahead: 845.896.1915. HandsOfSerenityHealing.com.

Adult Guided Channeling/Meditation Group – 8-9pm. With Merrill Black. Unique theme, meditation, group discussion. $15. The Temperance Center. 453 White Plains Rd, Ste 203, Eastchester. 914.793.2600. TheTemperanceCenter.com.

THURSDAY, JUNE 8

Breathing Techniques and Meditation to Reduce Stress – 6-7:30pm. Internationally acclaimed seminar based on innovative breathing techniques that can reduce stress and heighten mental clarity and awareness. Somers Library. Register: 914.232.5717. SomersLibrary.org.

Restorative Yoga – 7-8:30pm. With Patricia Castimore. Rebalance body and mind in an overly stimulated and anxious world, focusing on breath and body sensation. All levels. $20. Sacred Spirit Yoga and Healing Arts Center, 343 Broadway, Dobbs Ferry. SacredSpiritYogaCenter.org.

FRIDAY, JUNE 9

Get the Love You Want – June 9-11. With Harville Hendrix and Helen LaKelly Hunt. Discover tools for couples to achieve transformation, healing and spiritual growth. Omega Institute, 150 Lake Dr, Rhinebeck. 877.944.2002. eOmega.org.

One Light Healing Touch School – June 9-Nov 12. Final enrollment due by June 4. 18-day school meets with instructors Ron and Penny Lavin. Training includes 33 advanced healing techniques and 50 practices. NCBTMB CEUs. Lagrangeville. Register: Penny: 845.878.5165. OLHT1.com.

Presence through Movement – June 9-11. With Kim Eng. Step more fully into the deepest expression of authentic self. Omega Institute, 150 Lake Dr, Rhinebeck. 877.944.2002. eOmega.org.

The Four Agreements for a Better Life – June 9-11. With Don Miguel Ruiz and sons. Learn to apply ancient wisdom in everyday life. Omega Institute, 150 Lake Dr, Rhinebeck. 877.944.2002. eOmega.org.

Meditation Class and Transmission of Information – 6:45-8:15pm. With Rona Levine. Let go of stress, experience guided meditation, breath work and more. Receive messages from spirit. $25. Golden Temple Yoga, 223 Katonah Ave, Katonah. 914.236.4503. Register online: StarvisionsCommunity.org.

SATURDAY, JUNE 10

3rd Annual Walkway Marathon – June 10 and 11. Hudson River’s unforgettable views. Register online/info: 845.454.9649.

Holistic Chamber of Commerce Wellness Fair – 10am-5pm. With Jeanie Pasquale. Find energetic imbalances in one’s home, how they are corrected through dowsing and more. Holistic Chamber of Commerce, 7 New Lake Rd, Valley Cottage. Jeanie Pasquale/House Harmony: 845.709.5245. HouseHarmony.org.

Reiki I – 11am-6pm. Learn history of Reiki, its uses, hand positions, scanning, chakras, techniques and more. Level I attunement and practice of techniques. $140. Hands of Serenity Healing, 1129 Main St, Fishkill. Register: 845.896.1915. HandsOfSerenityHealing.com.

Sweat to Bliss – 1:30–4:30 p.m. Vigorous asana, balancing pranayama, deep relaxation, and guided meditation for a blissful heart. With Luke Ketterhagen. /$65 nonmembers in advance. The Yoga Studio, Club Fit, 584 N State Rd, Briarcliff Manor. Info: Audrey Brooks: 914.582.7816. ytayoga.com.

Health Lecture: Ayurveda and Skin Disorders – 3-5pm. Lecture topics: psoriasis, eczema, hives, acne, rash, itch, and more. Light refreshments. Free. Dr. Kaushik’s Ayurvedic and Naturopathic Clinic, Yellow Monkey Village, 792 Rte 35, Cross River, 914.875.9088. DrKaushik.com.

Monthly Shamanic Reiki Hearth Circle – 5:30-7pm. With Melanie Ryan. 70 percent of proceeds go to book project of indigenous Shor Shamans. Meditation, shamanic journey and Reiki healing. $20 suggested. Drop-in welcome. Mt Kisco. 914.864.0462. Center4Healing.net.

Kirtan: Summer Celebration – 6-7:15pm. With Tejase, Vocals, Acoustic guitar, bass, percussion and harmonium. $15. The Temperance Center. 453 White Plains Rd, Ste 203, Eastchester. RSVP: 914.793.2600. TheTemperanceCenter.com.

SUNDAY, JUNE 11

A Retreat Day in Cold Spring – 10am-2pm. Nurture one’s spirit with Mary Ellen O’Brien and Kacey Morabito Grean. Limited seating. At a Retreat house, Cold Spg. AwakenYourTrueEssence.com.

Akashic Records Part 2 & 3 Training – 10am-5pm. With Kia Abilay. Become a Certified Akashic Records Practitioner. Learn to open the records for others, as well as, inanimate objects. Prerequisite Part 1. $250. Mt Kisco. 914.864.0462. Center4Healing.net.

Reiki II – 11am-6pm. Learn Reiki symbols, chakra balancing, history taking and client confidentiality. Experience guided meditation with Reiki symbols to deepen understanding of them. $175. Hands of Serenity Healing, 1129 Main St, Fishkill. Register: 845.896.1915. HandsOfSerenityHealing.com.

Psychic 101: Increase Natural Psychic Gifts – Noon-1:30pm. With Carla Blaha. $40. RSVP: 845.363.1765. SynchronicityNY.com.

Infant Massage for New Parents – 12:30-2:30pm. With Danielle Guillet. Receive gentle guidance for sharing nurturing touch. No need to bring baby, learn on baby-dolls. $50. Quest Yoga Arts, 11 E Main St, Mt Kisco. Preregister: 914.241.9642. QuestYogaArts.com.

Women’s Full Moon Gathering – 7-8:30pm. Non-denominational monthly gathering for women, coming together to draw in powerful energies of the full moon. $10 donation. DG Sanctuary, 2 Lagrange Ave, Poughkeepsie. 845.473.2206. DreamingGoddess.com.

MONDAY, JUNE 12

Adult Guided Channeling/Meditation Group – 7:15-8:15pm. With Merrill Black. Unique theme, meditation, group discussion. $15. The Temperance Center. 453 White Plains Rd, Ste 203, Eastchester. 914.793.2600. TheTemperanceCenter.com.

TUESDAY, JUNE 13

Herbal Medicine Making Series – Learn how to make one’s own herbal medicine. The herbs are magical but creating them is not. $160. Bonnie’s Herbals, 13 Tappan Ter, Briarcliff. 914.923.4346. Info: bit.ly/2oeAWWS.

Tick Talk: Preventative and Alternative Measures Against Lyme Disease – 6-7pm. Dr. David Connell will discuss the health effects of Lyme Disease. Kent Library 17 Sybil’s Crossing, Kent Lakes. Registration required: 845.225.8585; kentlibrary.org.

Tea & Stones – 6:30-7:30pm. Learn about gems, stones and their incredible properties. June’s study will be smokey quartz. Free. Dreaming Goddess, 44 Raymond Ave, Poughkeepsie. 845.473.2206. DreamingGoddess.com.

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 14

StarVisions Healing Circle – 7pm. Stress reduction and health enhancement achieved through deep relaxation with Reiki. Experience natural healing in group setting led by Anne Bentzen. Max 18. $20. Golden Temple Yoga, 223 Katonah Ave, Katonah. Preregistration required: 914.588.4079.

Bio-Energetic Healing to Overcome Addictions – 7-8pm. Learn this simple, effective method for quitting smoking, alcohol, easy, natural weight loss and overcoming other everyday addictions. Free lecture, Q&A. Briarcliff location. Reservation: 914.705.1805. Weiss-Method.com.

ADD Just Doesn’t Add Up – 7-9pm. Is it really a short attention span? Learn to distinguish visual problems that mimic or complicate AD(H)D. Free. Dr. Samantha Slotnick, 495 Central Park Ave, Ste 301, Scarsdale. RSVP, Jane: 914.874.1177. DrSlotnick.com.

THURSDAY, JUNE 15

Mindfulness Meditation – 7-8:30pm. With Tracy Cochran. Learn to bring attention to present moment: sitting meditation, body scan, walking meditation and more. All levels. $20. Sacred Spirit Yoga and Healing Arts Center, 343 Broadway, Dobbs Ferry. SacredSpiritYogaCenter.org.

FRIDAY, JUNE 16

Living Heaven Now – June 16-18. With John Holland and Anita Moorjani. Enrich one’s soul through lessons from the afterlife. Omega Institute, 150 Lake Dr, Rhinebeck. 877.944.2002. eOmega.org.

Monthly Reiki Healing Circle – 7-8:30pm. Reiki, a recognized natural healing system that supports body’s innate healing ability. Like-minded souls sharing the collective consciousness using Reiki energy. $20 suggested. Mt Kisco. 914.864.0462. Center4Healing.net.

Archangel Healing Workshop – 7-9pm. With Shaman Elka Boren $35. RSVP: 845.363.1765. SynchronicityNY.com.

Adult Guided Channeling/Meditation Group – 7:15-8:15pm. With Merrill Black. Unique theme, meditation, group discussion. $15. The Temperance Center. 453 White Plains Rd, Ste 203, Eastchester. 914.793.2600. TheTemperanceCenter.com.

Sound Healing & Tibetan Singing Bowls – 7:30-8:30pm. With Michelle Clifton. Awaken our bodies’ own innate healing abilities and be re-tuned. $25 donation. SkyBaby Yoga & Pilate’s Studio, 75 Main St, Cold Spg. Register: 845.265.4444.

SATURDAY, JUNE 17

2017 Clearwater Festival – 9am. June 17 & 18. Features seven sustainably powered stages with diverse music, dance, storytelling and more. Croton Point Park in Croton-on-Hudson. Tickets/info:  clearwaterfestival.org.

SoulCollage – 1-5pm. Learn basic principles in this introductory workshop. Participants create at least one card and discover the power of the “I am one who” exercise and more. $35. DG Sanctuary. 2 Lagrange Ave, Poughkeepsie. 845.473.2206. DreamingGoddess.com.

SUNDAY, JUNE 18

Interfaith Sunday Service – 10:30am-12:30pm. Prayer, music and sharing. Building a Community of Spiritual Seekers. Guest Speaker, Ben Bowler of http://www.1God.com. All Welcome. Chapel at Croton Falls, 609 Rt. 22, Croton Falls. ChapelAtCrotonFalls.org.

Adapting Asana for Moms-to-Be Training – 12:30-5pm. With Kelly Swails. Workshop for movement teachers providing basic understanding of pregnancy to provide confident and safe guidance when pregnant women attend classes. $125.CE’s available. Register: 914.241.9642. QuestYogaArts.com.

Girl’s Night Out – 6-8pm. Learn which beauty products can be hazardous to health, how to read labels, what they mean and more. Free. Fresh Organic Salon, 190 Rte 117 By Pass Rd, Bedford Hls. RSVP: 914.242.1928.

Summer Solstice Ceremony – 6-8pm. Auspicious time for an opportunity to release limitations and to create and invite new dreams to manifest. $10 donation. Wainwright House, Rye. 914.967.6080. Wainwright.org.

MONDAY, JUNE 19

Meditation for Moms – 8-9pm.With Helena deVengoechea Rudd. Monthly sit/talk for moms. Meditations to help support a daily practice, discussion to support ourselves. Free. Donations appreciated. Quest Yoga Arts, 11 E Main St, Mt Kisco. Register: 914.241.9642. QuestYogaArts.com.

TUESDAY, JUNE 20

Westchester Holistic Network: Summer Solstice Open House – 6:30pm, networking begins; 7-8:30pm. Bring ideas and dreams for holistic collaborations. WHN members and first-timers, free. Repeat nonmembers, donation. Ixchel Center, Hartsdale. Register: bit.ly/2qPvqyU.

WEDNESDAY, JUNE 21

Women’s Wisdom Group – 10:30am-1pm. Connect, collaborate, share and expand. $30. Sunraven, 501 Guard Hill Rd. Bedford.  Info: 914.218.3113; slowmedicinedoctor.com.

Quit Alcohol Simply and Permanently: Weiss Method Info-Lecture – 1-2pm. Learn to overcome alcohol more easily than ever thought possible. Natural, effective method for overcoming many everyday habits and addictions. Free lecture, Q&A. Briarcliff location. Reservation: 914.705.1805. Weiss-Method.com.

Get On Your Mat for Mental Health – 5:30pm. Large outdoor yoga event to raise awareness with live music and yoga marketplace. $25 in advance or $30. Turnure Park, 26 Lake Street, White Plains. Info: MHAWestchester.org/yoga or or 914.265.7511.

2nd Annual Sunset Yoga in the Park Series – 6:30-7:45pm. With Tobi Kundid. Open to any level of flexibility. Free. Kensico Dam Plaza, 1 Bronx River Pkwy, Valhalla. Register for Kensico via separate Eventbrite listing. thewpf.org/events.

Curing Addiction from the Core: Weiss Method Info-Lecture – 7-8pm. Learn simple, effective method for overcoming everyday addictions ranging from alcohol to nicotine, sugar and weight loss. All natural. Free Lecture, Q&A. Briarcliff location. Reservation: 914.705.1805. Weiss-Method.com

Adult Guided Channeling/Meditation Group – 7:15-8:15pm. With Merrill Black. Unique theme, meditation, group discussion. $15. The Temperance Center. 453 White Plains Rd, Ste 203, Eastchester. 914.793.2600. TheTemperanceCenter.com.

THURSDAY, JUNE 22

Guided Sound Therapy – 7-8:30pm. With Kristin Prevallet and Celine Daly. Deep immersion into healing sound and visualization. Untangle energy blocks, live more positively and more. $20. Sacred Spirit Yoga and Healing Arts Center, 343 Broadway, Dobbs Ferry. SacredSpiritYogaCenter.org.

New Moon Gathering – 7-8:30pm. Use the lunar cycle to realize one’s intentions. Guided meditations and ritual facilitated by astrologer Pamela Cucinell. BYO notebook. $20. WHN members. $25 nonmembers. Ixchel Center, Hartsdale. Register: 917.796.6026.

Summer Solstice Celebration Ceremony – 7-8:30pm. With Rona Levine and Anne Bentzen. Connect with lunar energies and celebrate the light with music. Welcome summer, growth and laughter. Community drumming circle. Free. KatonahSPACE, 44 Edgemont Rd, Katonah. RSVP: 914.588.4079.

Solstice & New Moon Ceremony – 7-9pm. Gather together in powerful ceremony inviting a mystical, fruitful, and intuitive entry into summer. $30. Sunraven, 501 Guard Hill Rd. Bedford.  Info: 914.218.3113; slowmedicinedoctor.com.

FRIDAY, JUNE 23

The Choice for Love – June 23-25. With Barbara De Angelis. Access more love than one ever thought possible. Omega Institute, 150 Lake Dr, Rhinebeck. 877.944.2002. eOmega.org.

Be the Rainbow – 7pm. Explore chakras through sight, sound, taste and meditation. Leave balanced and radiantly shining like a rainbow. $25 includes chakra stones. Hands of Serenity Healing, 1129 Main St. Fishkill. Register: 845.896.1915. HandsOfSerenityHealing.com.

SATURDAY, JUNE 24

SunRaven Open House – 9:30am-3pm. Celebrate the start to summer in holistic atmosphere with education, gardening, and potluck lunch. Free. Sunraven, 501 Guard Hill Rd. Bedford.  Info: 914.218.3113; slowmedicinedoctor.com.

Herbal Salve-Making Class – 10am-noon. With Bonnie Rogers. Make an herbal salve used for the prevention and treatment of common aches and pains, cuts, scratches, bruises, rashes and more. $25. Hilltop Hanover Farm. Info: 914.923.4346. Sign up: bit.ly/2qdb7IN.

Reiki 1 & 2 – 11am-4pm. With Reiki Master Marcus Feighery. $275. Synchronicity, 1511 Rte 22, Brewster. RSVP: 845.363.1765. SynchronicityNY.com.

Health Lecture: How the Body Can Heal Itself, and What You Can Do to Help – 1-3pm. Free. Presented by Dr. Kaushik’s Ayurvedic and Naturopathic Clinic, Katonah Pharmacy, 202 Katonah Ave. DrKaushik.com.

SUNDAY, JUNE 25

Higher Self Connecting Circle – June 25, July 9, 23 and Aug 6. 11am-12:30pm. Shift one’s vibration and align with higher self. Includes four group meetings and four individual coaching sessions. At a retreat house in Cold Spring. AwakenYourTrueEssence.com.

Sugar Addiction and Overeating Solution: Weiss Method Info-Lecture NYC – Noon-1pm. Learn a method to lose weight, overcome nicotine, alcohol, overeating and sugar addictions. Free lecture, Q&A. NYC location, E37th btwn Park & Lex. Reservation: 914.705.1805. Weiss-Method.com.

Bio-Energetic Healing to Overcome Addictions – 1-2pm. Learn simple, effective method for quitting smoking, alcohol, easy, natural weight loss and overcoming other everyday addictions. 80 percent success rate. NYC location, E37th btwn Park & Lex. Reservation: 914.705.1805. Weiss-Method.com.

Restorative Yoga – 5:30-7:30pm. With Karla Booth Diamond. Powerful practice everyone can benefit from, regardless of age or fitness level. $35 preregistered. $40 day of. Quest Yoga Arts, 11 E Main St, Mt Kisco. Register: 914.241.9642. QuestYogaArts.com.

MONDAY, JUNE 26

Reiki Training Series: Level I through Master Practitioner – 6:30-9:30pm. Six-part series provides Reiki Level 1, 2 and Master Practitioner teachings. Attunements and Reiki Master Practitioner Certificate upon completion. $525. DG Sanctuary. 2 Lagrange Ave, Poughkeepsie. 845.473.2206. DreamingGoddess.com.

Adult Guided Channeling/Meditation Group – 7:15-8:15pm. With Merrill Black. Unique theme, meditation, group discussion. $15. The Temperance Center. 453 White Plains Rd, Ste 203, Eastchester. 914.793.2600. TheTemperanceCenter.com.

TUESDAY, JUNE 27

Teen Yoga Camp with Bea – June 27-29. Teens are empowered through yoga as they focus on the values of yoga through movement, art, and other experiences. $350 Saw Mill Club, 77 Kensico Dr.  Mt. Kisco. Info: contact Michelle 914.241.0797.

Herbal Medicine Making Series – Learn how to make your own herbal medicine. The herbs are magical but creating them is not. $120. Bonnie’s Herbals, 13 Tappan Ter, Briarcliff. 914.923.4346. Info: bit.ly/2oeAWWS.

Monthly Meditation Gathering – 6:30pm. With Cheryl Sprague. Beginner to meditation or wish to have a guided experience going deeper in one’s consciousness, join our new gathering. $15. DG Sanctuary. 2 Lagrange Ave, Poughkeepsie. 845.473.2206. DreamingGoddess.com.

THURSDAY, JUNE 29

Teens: Put Your Dreams on Paper—Create a Vision Board – 4-5:30pm. Discover the art of collage to create vision boards to take home using inspirational words, pictures and quotations. Somers Library. Register: 914.232.5717. SomersLibrary.org.

New Health & Wellness Network of Commerce Launch Event – 7-9pm. First 100 members lock in lower rate. Apogee Fitness & Wellness, 170 Harris Rd, Bedford Hls. Info, Chapter President, Shira Adler: 914.861.5186. hwncc.com.

FRIDAY, JUNE 30

Adult Guided Channeling/Meditation Group – 7:15-8:15pm. With Merrill Black. Unique theme, meditation, group discussion. $15. The Temperance Center. 453 White Plains Rd, Ste 203, Eastchester. 914.793.2600. TheTemperanceCenter.com.

Monday, July 3

Men’s Group – 7-8:30pm. Join like-minded men in connected dialogue on matters of spirit and relationship. $30. Sunraven, 501 Guard Hill Rd. Bedford.  slowmedicinedoctor.com.

WEDNESDAY, JULY 5

Eyes and the Brain – 7-9pm. Vision is more than 20/20 eyesight. Learn to reduce visual stress and make efficient use of vision. Free. Dr. Samantha Slotnick, 495 Central Park Ave, Ste 301, Scarsdale. RSVP, Jane: 914.874.1177. DrSlotnick.com.

THURSDAY, JULY 6

Ohra Yoga 200 Hour RYS Teacher Training – Deeply enrich yoga journey in this one of a kind experience.  Register now for Summer Session July 6-August 10. Saw Mill Club, 77 Kensico Dr.  Mt. Kisco. Info: contact Michelle 914.241.0797.

 

Natural Awakenings Calendar Listings for May, 2017 in Westchester, Putnam and Dutchess, NY


The following events appear in Natural Awakenings – Westchester, Putnam, Dutchess NY, May 2017 Edition.

For additional event listings, updates and changes, visit our free online calendar on our main website at WakeUpNaturally.com.

UPCOMING EVENTS
Please call ahead to confirm event details.

MONDAY, MAY 1

Adult Guided Channeling/Meditation Group – 7:15-8:15pm. With Merrill Black. Unique theme, meditation, group discussion. $15. The Temperance Center. 453 White Plains Rd, Ste 203, Eastchester. 914.793.2600. TheTemperanceCenter.com.

TUESDAY, MAY 2

Herbal Medicine Making Series – 7:30-9:30pm. Seven-session series. Learn how to make one’s own herbal medicine. The herbs are magical but creating them is not. $280. Bonnie’s Herbals, 13 Tappan Terr. Briarcliff. 914.923.4346. Bit.ly/2oeAWWS.

WEDNESDAY, MAY 3

ADD Just Doesn’t Add Up – 7-9pm. Is it really a short attention span? Learn to distinguish visual problems that mimic or complicate AD(H)D. Free. Dr. Samantha Slotnick, 495 Central Park Ave, Ste 301, Scarsdale. RSVP, Jane: 914.874.1177. DrSlotnick.com.

THURSDAY, MAY 4

Open House at Journey to Birth – 7-9pm. The Home Birth Option might be right. Meet with midwives, bring questions and meet others who have had home births. Free. 18 Old Post Rd S, Croton. Register: 914.500.8864. JourneyToBirthMidwifery.com.

Westchester Holistic Moms Network Monthly Meeting – 7:30pm. Learn about CBD and what it does with Guest Speakers: Shira Adler and Andy Kadison, CBD advocates and entrepreneurs. Rye Free Reading Room, 1061 Boston Post Rd, Rye. Info: facebook.com/HMNWestchester.

Inner Balance Book Circle – 7:30pm. Meditations from the Mat, Rolph Gates. Front Street Gallery, 21 Front St, Patterson.

FRIDAY, MAY 5

Meditation Class and Transmission of Information – 6:45-8:15pm. With Rona Levine. Let go of stress, experience guided meditation, breathwork and Kundalini yoga techniques and more. $25. Golden Temple Yoga, 223 Katonah Ave, Katonah. 914.236.4503. Register online: StarvisionsCommunity.org.

Mediumship Circle – 7-8:30pm. With Carla Blaha. $40. Synchronicity, 1511 Rte 22, Brewster. RSVP: 845.363.1765. SynchronicityNY.com.

Adult Guided Channeling/Meditation Group – 7:15-8:15pm. With Merrill Black. Unique theme, meditation, group discussion. $15. The Temperance Center. 453 White Plains Rd, Ste 203, Eastchester. 914.793.2600. TheTemperanceCenter.com.

SATURDAY, MAY 6

SPCA Dog Walk and Pet Fair – 10am-2pm. FDR State Park, Yorktown Hts. Info: Spca914.org.

Shamanic Reiki Level One Training – May 6-7. 10am-5pm. With Melanie Ryan. Learn to integrate the ancient healing art of shamanism with Reiki, while increasing intuition, clarity and capacity to love deeply. $435. Mt Kisco. Center4Healing.net.

Childbirth Education Series – May 6 and13. 11am-4pm. Comprehensive parent-centered class on preparing for labor, birth and postpartum. $295 couple. Full Circle Family Care, 450 Mamaroneck Ave, Harrison. 914.421.1500 x0. FullCircleWomensHealth.com.

Apple Blossom Festival – 11am-4pm. Wagon rides, pony rides, cider donuts, hardscrabble cider tastings, family fun, Farm Kitchen Café (serving up food from the farm). Harvest Moon Farm & Orchard, 130 Hardscrabble Rd, North Salem. hmorchard.com; 914.485.1210.

Understanding Energy – The Sacred Nature of Energy – 2-4pm. With Anne Bentzen, Carol Essig and Sherry DiNapoli. Delve into a deeper connection with higher self. Final ceremony energizes intuitive abilities with diamond light. 914.236.4503. StarvisionsCommunity.org.

Sacred Stone Grids Level 3 – 2-4pm. With JoAnn Fava  $35. Synchronicity, 1511 Rte 22, Brewster. RSVP: 845.363.1765. SynchronicityNY.com.

SUNDAY, MAY 7

Cars & Coffee – 9am-12noon. First Sundays. Enjoy provisions with other fellow drivers and enthusiasts. Non-formal gathering amongst like-minded folks. Earlybirds and late-comers welcome. Hayfields, 1 Bloomer Rd, North Salem, 914.669.8275; hayfieldsmarket.com.

The Shine on Spring Expo – 10am-4pm. With Kacey Morabito Grean of Shine On: The Health & Happiness Show, 100.7 WHUD. Shop and meet healers, life coaches and readers. Free Tea. Lunch available. Mt Carmel Hall, 238 Eighth St, Verplanck.

Apple Blossom Festival – 11am-4pm. Wagon rides, pony rides, cider donuts, hardscrabble cider tastings, family fun, Farm Kitchen Café (serving up food from the farm). Harvest Moon Farm & Orchard, 130 Hardscrabble Rd, North Salem. hmorchard.com; 914.485.1210.

First Sunday Free Meditation and Satsang – 11:30am-12:45pm. Inner Balance Studio, Patterson. InnerBalanceStudio.org.

Lunation Illumination – Noon-1:30pm. With Laura Watkins. $30.Synchronicity, 1511 Rte 22, Brewster. RSVP: 845.363.1765. SynchronicityNY.com.

Dharma Sunday School – 12:30-2pm. Explore concepts like kindness, compassion and gratitude. Ages 5 and up. By donation. SkyBaby Yoga Studio, 75 Main St, Cold Spg. 845.265.444. SkyBabyYoga.com.

Yoga for Childbirth – 12:30-2:30pm. Workshop offering expectant mothers and partners powerful tools to move through challenges of labor with greater ease and confidence. $50 preregistered. Quest Yoga Arts, 11 E Main St, Mt Kisco. 914.241.9642. QuestYogaArts.com.

Body as a House/Self Care Spring Cleaning Afternoon – 1-4:30pm. Afternoon of self-care and blissful discovery. Acupuncture, Pranayama, Cranial Sacral Therapy and more. 914.241.2661. KatonahYoga.com.

Rev Dan Chesbro: The Order of Melchizedek and Ordination into Interfaith Ministry – 1-4:30pm. Answer call to service. Learn history, ceremonial rituals, legal duties and more. Golden Temple Yoga, 223 Katonah Ave, Katonah. Pricing info: 914.236.4503. StarvisionsCommunity.org.

Yin Yoga & Meditation – 5-7pm. Mind/body practice focusing on connective tissues in the body. Toward end of class a natural flow into meditation. $35 preregistered. Quest Yoga Arts, 11 E Main St, Mt Kisco. 914.241.9642. QuestYogaArts.com.

MONDAY, MAY 8

Pranabirthing – May 8 and 15. 7:30-9:30pm. Two-week workshop series for expecting moms and their partners to prepare for birth by leveraging the power of the mind. Info/registration; FullCircleWomensHealth.com.

TUESDAY, MAY 9

Breast Lymph Drainage Therapy Workshop – 7-9pm. Learn how to insure healthy breast tissue with Breast Lymph Drainage Therapy. Free mini sessions for all participants. Well On the Way, White Plains. Call/text, Elizabeth Pasquale: 607.351.7024.

Pulsed ElectroMagnetic Field Demo – 7-9pm. Experience the benefits of PEMF. It relieves aches and is good for conditions that respond to improved blood flow. Free. Well On the Way, White Plains. Call/text, Elizabeth Pasquale: 607.351.7024.

WEDNESDAY, MAY 10

Breastfeeding 101 – 6:30-8:30pm. The basics of milk production, baby’s cues, latching, breastmilk benefits and milk supply. $30 couple. Full Circle Family Care, 450 Mamaroneck Ave, Harrison. 914.421.1500 x0. FullCircleWomensHealth.com.

Sound Immersion – 7pm. With Carol Essig creating restorative harmonies of sound to release stress and facilitate personal alignment and peace. $25. Golden Temple Yoga, 223 Katonah Ave, Katonah. 914.236.4503. Register online: StarvisionsCommunity.org.

Adult Guided Channeling/Meditation Group – 8-9pm. With Merrill Black. Unique theme, meditation, group discussion. $15. The Temperance Center. 453 White Plains Rd, Ste 203, Eastchester. 914.793.2600. TheTemperanceCenter.com.

THURSDAY, MAY 11

Restorative Yoga – 7-8:30pm. With Patricia Castimore. Rebalance body and mind in an overly stimulated and anxious world, focusing on breath and body sensation. All levels. $20. Sacred Spirit Yoga and Healing Arts Center, 343 Broadway, Dobbs Ferry. SacredSpiritYogaCenter.org.

Juicing and Detox for Health: A Mind-Body-Spirit Approach – 7-9pm. An evening with The Slow Medicine Doctor, Dr. Michael Finkelstein. Katonah Pharmacy 202 Katonah Ave, Katonah. 914.232.1109.

FRIDAY, MAY 12

A Mindful Mother’s Day Retreat – May 12-14. With mindfulness teacher Ann Herington and yoga teacher Hannah Baumgardner. Explore practices to align bodies, hearts and minds and cultivate well-being. The Garrison Institute, 14 Mary’s Way, Garrison. Info: 845.424.4800; GarrisonInstitute.org.

Spinal Zap – 7-8:30pm. With Brett Bevell. Combining a variety of energy modalities to release karmic conditioning, emotional obstacles and other energy blockages held in the spine. $35. Mt Kisco. 914.864.0462. Center4Healing.net.

SATURDAY, MAY 13

Spring Sprint 5K Run/Walk – Rain or shine, beginning at the hospital’s campus at 275 North Street in Harrison. Check-in 8am, event begins 9am. Registration $20-30. Register/info: StVincentsWestchester.org 914.925.5401.

Westchester County Earth Day 2017 – 10am-3pm. Live entertainment for all ages, exhibition of local green organizations, small farmers’ market, raffles and Earth Day. Awards for sustainability/recycling initiatives. Kensico Dam Plaza. Parks.westchestergov.com/featured-events.

A Day of Healing Workshop – 10am-5pm. Penny and Ron Lavin from One Light Healing Touch teach scanning, radiant and color healing for healing oneself, others and more. NCBTMB CEUs. $150 includes lunch. Lagrangeville. Register: 845.878.5165. OLHT1.com.

Teaching Chair Yoga – 1:30-4:30pm. With Julia Hough. For those physically challenged or with limited space, time or flexibility. The Yoga Studio, Club Fit, 584 N State Rd, Briarcliff Manor. Info: Audrey Brooks: Pricing info: 914.582.7816. ytayoga.com.

Allergies and Asthma: An Ayurvedic Approach – 3-5pm. Lecture with Dr. Kaushik. Light refreshments served. Free. Dr. Kaushik’s Ayurvedic and Naturopathic Clinic, Yellow Monkey Village, 792 Rte 35, Cross River, 914.875.9088. DrKaushik.com.

SUNDAY, MAY 14

Interfaith Service: “Symphony of Peace Prayers” – 10:30am-12:30pm.Guest Dr. Jude Currivan, author of The Cosmic Hologram. Music by Miriam Zernis and Sita’s Light. World Peace Flag Ceremony. Chapel at Croton Falls, 609 Rte. 22, Croton Falls. ChapelAtCrotonFalls.org.

Mother’s Day Musical Brunch – 11:30-2:30pm.With Jon Cobert, renowned NY-based composer, pianist and vocalist. Sumptuous brunch with Mimosas, Bloody Marys and wine. $50. Wainwright House, Rye. 914.967.6080. Wainwright.org.

MONDAY, MAY 15

Adult Guided Channeling/Meditation Group – 7:15-8:15pm. With Merrill Black. Unique theme, meditation, group discussion. $15. The Temperance Center. 453 White Plains Rd, Ste 203, Eastchester. 914.793.2600. TheTemperanceCenter.com.

Meditation for Moms – 8-9pm. With Helena de Vengoechea Rudd. Meditations to help support daily practice. Discussion to support ourselves. Free. Donations appreciated. Quest Yoga Arts, 11 E Main St, Mt Kisco. Register: 914.241.9642. QuestYogaArts.com.

TUESDAY, MAY 16

Westchester Holistic Network – 7-8:30pm. Networking begins at 6:30pm. Presentation by Janice Solomon, homeopath. WHN members and first-timers free /$10 repeat non-members. Ixchel Center, Hartsdale. Register: 917.796.6026. westchesterholisticnetwork.org.

WEDNESDAY, MAY 17

Sugar Addiction and Overeating SolutionWeiss Method Info-Lecture:  1-2pm. Learn how habits and addictions form and how to overcome them. All natural, effective method for overcoming smoking, alcohol and other habits and addictions. Free Lecture, Q&A. Briarcliff location. Register: 914.705.1805; weiss-method.com.

Free Environmental Film Racing to Zero & Discussion – 7pm.Engaging Documentary follows the efforts in zero waste—recycling, repurposing, composting, changing production and consumption patterns. Wainwright House, Rye. 914.967.6080. Wainwright.org.

Bio-Energetic Healing to Overcome Addictions – 7-8pm. Learn about this simple, effective method for quitting smoking, alcohol, easy, natural weight-loss and overcoming other everyday addictions. Free. Register: 914.705.1805; weiss-method.com.

THURSDAY, MAY 18

Alexander Technique for Pregnancy – 1-2:30pm. Learn to use one’s body well and with less effort as the body changes. $25. Quest Yoga Arts. 914.241.9642. QuestYogaArts.com.

Mindfulness Meditation – 7-8:30pm. With Tracy Cochran. Learn practice of bringing attention to present moment: sitting meditation, body scan, walking meditation and more. All levels. $20. Sacred Spirit Yoga and Healing Arts Center, 343 Broadway, Dobbs Ferry. SacredSpiritYogaCenter.org.

FRIDAY, MAY 19

Yoga Service Conference with Experts in the Field – May 19-21. Gather skills and explore conscious service for all at the 6th annual Yoga Service Conference. Omega Institute, 150 Lake Dr, Rhinebeck. Info/cost: 877.944.2002. eOmega.org.

The 72 Archangel of the Kabbalah – 7-9pm. Discover one’s Birth Angel.Workshop with Shaman Elka Boren . $35. Synchronicity, 1511 Rte 22, Brewster. RSVP: 845.363.1765. SynchronicityNY.com.

SATURDAY, MAY 20

Kirtan Chanting – With Sita’s Light. Call and response chanting of sacred mantras, with eclectic live music of harmonium, tabla, guitar and didgeridoo. $20 advance. $25 door. Sacred Spirit Yoga and Healing Arts Center, 343 Broadway, Dobbs Ferry. SacredSpiritYogaCenter.org.

Spring Weed Walk – 10am-noon. With Bonnie Rogers. Learn all about spring weeds. Discover when and where to find and harvest these green gifts of nature. $15. Hilltop Hanover Farm. Info: 914.923.4346. Register: Bit.ly/2oinbpr.

Meditation and Shamanism – 2:30-4:30pm. With Melanie Ryan. Melanie’s Root to Rise programs are a unique integration of Tibetan Buddhist meditation and worldwide indigenous healing practices. All adults welcome. $35. Mt Kisco. Center4Healing.net. 914.864.0462.

Sound Healing and Tibetan Singing Bowls – 5:30-7pm. With Michelle Clifton. Rhythmic sounds of singing bowls have a profound healing effect on nervous system affecting mind, body and soul. $30 advance $40 door. Mt Kisco. 914.864.0462. Center4Healing.net.

SUNDAY, MAY 21

Love Arising From Stillness – May 21-26. With Sharon Landrith. Awaken to one’s true nature in this silent retreat. Omega Institute, 150 Lake Dr, Rhinebeck. Info/cost: 877.944.2002. eOmega.org.

A Day of Healing Workshop – 10am-5pm. Penny and Ron Lavin from One Light Healing Touch teach scanning, radiant and color healing for healing oneself, others and more. NCBTMB CEUs. $150 includes lunch. Lagrangeville. Register: 845.878.5165. OLHT1.com.

Cancer Fighting Kitchen – 11am-1pm. Learn which foods help the body fight cancer and why they are important in restoring and preparing the body for treatment. $20. Hilltop Hanover Farm, 1271 Hanover St, Yorktown Hts. 914.962.2368.

Akashic Records Part One Training – 11am-2:30pm. With Kia Abilay. Learn to read records through Pathway Prayer Process, a responsible, reliable method for working in this infinite spiritual resource. Prerequisite for certification. $150. Mt Kisco. 914.864.0462. Center4Healing.net.

Spring Makeup Makeover – 11am-3pm. Professional makeup artist will help participants create the perfect spring time look using mineral makeup. Limited space, reserve spot. Katonah Pharmacy 202 Katonah Ave, Katonah. 914.232.1109.

Sugar Addiction and Overeating Solution: Weiss Method Info-Lecture NYC: – 1-2pm. Learn about effective, successful method helping people lose weight, overcome nicotine, alcohol, overeating, sugar addiction. Free Lecture, Q&A. NYC, E37th between Park and Lex. Register: 914.705.1805; weiss-method.com.

Open House at Journey to Birth – 4-6pm. The Home Birth Option might be right. Meet with midwives, bring questions and meet others who have had home births. Free. 18 Old Post Rd S, Croton. Register: 914.500.8864. JourneyToBirthMidwifery.com.

Validating the Afterlife – 4-6pm. With International Medium and Spirit Guide, Roland Comtois. Hear channeled messages for the soul. Receive messages of eternal love, hope and healing. $85. The Center for Health and Healing, 4 Smith Ave, Mt Kisco. 914.236.4503. Register: StarvisionsCommunity.org.

Restorative Yoga – 5-7pm. With Karla Booth Diamond. Powerful practice everyone can benefit from, regardless of age or fitness level. $35 preregistered. $40 day of. Quest Yoga Arts, 11 E Main St, Mt Kisco. Register: 914.241.9642. QuestYogaArts.com.

TUESDAY, MAY 23

Forgiveness – A Spiritual Practice – 7-9pm. Explore forgiveness with discussion and meditation. Release resentment and live in greater harmony. Joan Carra Wainwright House, 260 Stuyvesant Ave, Rye. 914.967.6080. Wainwright.org.

WEDNESDAY, MAY 24

Curing Addiction from the Core: Weiss Method Info-Lecture:  7 to 8pm. Learn about this simple, effective method for overcoming everyday addictions ranging from alcohol to nicotine, sugar, weight loss. All natural. Free Lecture, Q&A. Briarcliff location. Register: 914.705.1805; weiss-method.com.

Energy Healing Circle – 7-9pm. With Anne Bentzen. Learn stress reduction, emotional and physical pain relief through deep relaxation. Discover natural healing solutions with Reiki. $20. Golden Temple Yoga, 223 Katonah Ave, Katonah. Preregistration required: 914.588.4079.

Vision & Success in School – 7-9pm. Discover tools to identify children having trouble learning. Vision problems keep children from reaching their potential. Free. Dr. Samantha Slotnick, 495 Central Park Ave, Ste 301, Scarsdale. RSVP, Jane: 914.874.1177. DrSlotnick.com.

Adult Guided Channeling/Meditation Group – 7:15-8:15pm. With Merrill Black. Unique theme, meditation, group discussion. $15. The Temperance Center. 453 White Plains Rd, Ste 203, Eastchester. 914.793.2600. TheTemperanceCenter.com.

THURSDAY, MAY 25

Breast Lymph Drainage Therapy Workshop – 6-8pm. Learn how to insure healthy breast tissue with Breast Lymph Drainage Therapy. Free mini sessions for all participants. Well On the Way, White Plains. Call/text, Elizabeth Pasquale: 607.351.7024.

New Moon Gathering – 7-8:30pm. Participants learn to use the lunar cycle to realize intentions. Guided meditations and ritual facilitated by astrologer Pamela Cucinell; bring a notebook. $20 WHN members/$25 non-members, Ixchel Center, Hartsdale Register: 917.796.6026.

Pulsed ElectroMagnetic Field Demo – 7-9pm. Experience the benefits of PEMF. It relieves aches and is good for conditions that respond to improved blood flow. Free. Well On the Way, White Plains. Call/text, Elizabeth Pasquale: 607.351.7024.

FRIDAY, MAY 26

Super Qi Summit – May 26-29. With Ken Cohen, Robert Peng and more. Summit brings together masters with profound expertise in healing. Omega Institute, 150 Lake Dr, Rhinebeck. Info/cost: 877.944.2002. eOmega.org.

The Bengston Energy Healing Method – May 26-29. With William Bengston. Access one’s natural healing intelligence with the creator of the Bengston Energy Healing Method. Omega Institute, 150 Lake Dr, Rhinebeck. Info/cost: 877.944.2002. eOmega.org.

MAYfest – May 26-28. 2pm/Fri-Noon/Sun. Two day, three night, family-friendly festival centered on its acronym: Music, Art, & Yoga. Surprise Lake Camp, Cold Spg. Purchase Tickets: 845.265.4444. MayFestNY.com.

SATURDAY, MAY 27

Yoga at the Farm – 9-10am. Saturdays starts May 27. Arrive 15 minutes early to allow time to walk up into the orchard. Beginners happily welcomed. Limited mats available to rent.  $15/class. Harvest Moon Farm & Orchard, 130 Hardscrabble Rd, North Salem. hmorchard.com; 914.485.1210.

Reiki 1 & 2 – 11am-4pm. with Reiki Master Marcus Feighery. $275.Synchronicity, 1511 Rte 22, Brewster. RSVP: 845.363.1765. SynchronicityNY.com.

SUNDAY, MAY 28

Bio-Energetic Healing to Overcome Addictions – 1-2pm. Learn about this a simple, effective method for quitting smoking, alcohol, easy, natural weight-loss and overcoming other everyday addictions. Free. NYC, E37th between Park and Lex. Register: 914.705.1805; weiss-method.com.

Ongoing Last Sundays of the Month – 4pm.Community Acupuncture. $30. Experience the beneficial effects of acupuncture in a group setting. Hygeia Integrated Health LLC 3505 Hill Blvd, Ste K Yorktown Hts. Register: 914.352.6116. HyInHealth.com.

MONDAY, MAY 29

White Plains Memorial Day 5K Run/Walk – 8:15 am – Walk or run to honor fallen soldiers. The course will start at City Hall on Main Street. Learn more and register at wpbid.com/5Krunwalk

WEDNESDAY, MAY 31

Angelic Healing – 7-9pm. With Carol Essig, a professional channel and vibrational conduit for the higher realms bringing a special angelic healing experience for participants. $25. Golden Temple Yoga, 223 Katonah Ave, Katonah. 914.236.4503. Register: StarvisionsCommunity.org.

FRIDAY, JUNE 2

Satsang – 7-9pm. With Amy Pearce-Hayden. Community is at the heart of yoga. Gather for Darshan, to change perspective, together. $10. Inner Balance Studio. InnerBalanceStudio.org.

SATURDAY JUNE 3

Sleep Workshop – 11am-Noon. Helping one’s child sleep through the night for infants through grade school. $30.Full Circle Family Care, 450 Mamaroneck Ave, Harrison. 914.421.1500 x0. FullCircleWomensHealth.com.

Practice with Purpose – 1:30-4pm. With Amy Pearce-Hayden. The reasons to practice any aspect or style of yoga are unlimited. However, the practice defines spiritual endeavors. $40. Inner Balance Studio. 845.878.7800.

SUNDAY JUNE 4

Renew, Reflect, Restore: A Day Of Wellness – 10am-4pm. Hiking, Yoga, Meditation, Inspirational Speaker, Coaching Sessions, Guided Art, Numerology, Chair Massage,  live music. $100 includes classes and Light breakfast and lunch. Edith Macy Conference Center, 550 Chappaqua Rd., Briarcliff Manor. Info: 914.980.5790.

Find Balance with Ayurveda – 1-4pm. With Kim Larson, author of The Simple, Healing Cleanse: The Ayurvedic Path to Energy, Clarity, Wellness and Your Best You and Osi Mizrahi. Katonah Yoga Center, 39 Main St, Bedford Hills. 914.241. 2661. KatonahYoga.com.

The Sacred Directions and Celtic Wisdom, Creating a Sacred Wheel of Life. – June 4, July 9, Aug 13, Sept 10, Oct 22, Nov 12. 4-6pm. With Nadiya Nottingham. Six-month study course. $250. Inner Balance Studio. InnerBalanceStudio.org.

Natural Awakenings Calendar Listings for April, 2017 in Westchester, Putnam and Dutchess, NY

The following events appear in Natural Awakenings – Westchester, Putnam, Dutchess NY, April 2017 Edition.

For additional event listings, updates and changes, visit our free online calendar on our main website at WakeUpNaturally.com.

UPCOMING EVENTS
Please call ahead to confirm event details.

SATURDAY, APRIL 1

Reiki Master Training Weekend – Apr 1-2.10am-5pm. With Brett Bevell. Learn three master level symbols. Explore advanced Reiki enhancing psychic ability. Send Reiki to groups. Learn Mikao’s powerful original teaching, Rei-ju healing. Mt Kisco. Center4Healing.net.

Reiki 1 & 2 – 11am-5pm. With Reiki Master Marcus Feighery. $275. Synchronicity, 1511 Rte 22, Brewster. RSVP: 845.363.1765. SynchronicityNY.com.

Understanding Energy Part 3 – 2-4pm. Using Energy Tools with Carol Essig, Sherry DiNapoli and Anne Bentzen. Learn energy management techniques using crystals, essential oils, herbs and more. $40 advance online registration. $45 door. 914.236.4503. StarvisionsCommuity.org.

SUNDAY, APRIL 2

Reversing Memory Loss Workshop with Dr. Cory Lenherr – 9am-3pm (lunch included), post-workshop intensive 3:30-5:30pm. Nutrition guidelines to support brain health, food demo, stress reduction techniques and Q&A. Hyatt House in White Plains. Register: SharpAgain.org/april2017

Dharma Sunday School – 12:30-2pm. Explore concepts like kindness, compassion and gratitude. Ages 5 and up. By donation. SkyBaby Yoga Studio, 75 Main St, Cold Spring. 845.265.4444. SkyBabyYoga.com.

Monthly Manifesting – 2-3:30pm. With Carla Blaha. $25. Synchronicity, 1511 Rte 22, Brewster. RSVP: 845.363.1765. SynchronicityNY.com.

Yin Yoga & Meditation – 5-7pm. Mind/body practice focusing on connective tissues in the body. Toward end of class a natural flow into meditation. $35 preregistered. Quest Yoga Arts, 11 E Main St, Mt Kisco. 914.241.9642. QuestYogaArts.com.

MONDAY, APRIL 3

Raw Plant Food Detox Challenge – Starts April 3. With Edit Babboni. Gentle yoga classes with meditation, raw food e-booklet with recipes for the week, and Facebook support group. Zen Garden Yoga, 61 Lakeview Dr., Yorktown Heights. Info:  917.721.2529. ZenGardenYoga.net.

Ayurveda and Yoga: The Health Connection – 7-8pm. With Dr. Somesh Kaushik. Quest Yoga Arts, 11-13 Main St, Mt Kisco. 914.241.9642.

Adult Guided Channeling/Meditation Group – 7:15-8:15pm. With Merrill Black. Unique theme, meditation, group discussion. $15. The Temperance Center. 453 White Plains Rd, Ste 203, Eastchester. 914.793.2600. TheTemperanceCenter.com.

TUESDAY, APRIL 4

Yoga Fun & Creative Play – Apr 4-May 9. 3-5pm. Children will balance, believe, and create through yoga, mindfulness, art and theater. $120 six-week series. SkyBaby Yoga Studio, 75 Main St, Cold Spring. 845.265.4444. Class format: SkyBabyYoga.com.

THURSDAY, APRIL 6

It’s Your Health. Thursdays – Apr 6-27. 12:30-2pm. This four-week workshop focuses on practical information and strategies for healthy eating, stress management, fitness and accessible activities. 914.232.5717. Register online: SomersLibrary.org.

Vital Health – 6 p.m. With Dr. Marianne Messina. Learn how to create a path to vitality, health and wellness. John C. Hart Library in Shrub Oak. Register with library: 914.245.5262. Info: CortlandtWelless.com. 914.930.8800.

FRIDAY, APRL 7

“Elemental Change” Self-Actualization Weekend Retreat – 4/7-4/9. Join transformation expert Rose Caiola of RewireMe.com and astrologer Pamela Cucinell for a restorative weekend of inspiration, yoga and gourmet food at Wainwright House in Rye. Info: rewireme.com/event/retreat/.

Meditation Class – 6:45-8:15pm. With Rona Levine. Learn mindfulness stress reduction techniques through guided meditation and breathwork. Special transmission of information concludes class. $25. Golden Temple Yoga, 223 Katonah Ave, Katonah. 914.236.4503. Register online: StarvisionsCommunity.org.

Mediumship Circle – 7-8:30pm. With Carla Blaha. $40. Synchronicity, 1511 Rte 22, Brewster. RSVP: 845.363.1765. SynchronicityNY.com.

This is Spinal Zap – 7-8:30pm. With Brett Bevell. Combining a variety of energy modalities to release karmic conditioning, emotional and energy blockages held in spine. $35. Mt Kisco. 914.864.0462. Center4Healing.net.

Adult Guided Channeling/Meditation Group – 7:15-8:15pm. With Merrill Black. Unique theme, meditation, group discussion. $15. The Temperance Center. 453 White Plains Rd, Ste 203, Eastchester. 914.793.2600. TheTemperanceCenter.com.

SATURDAY, APRIL 8

Elemental Change Retreat – April 8 & 9. Community, water views, meditation, yoga, gourmet food and more, at Fonrose Cottage, Wainwright House, Rye. Info: rewireme.com/event/retreat/

Ukrainian Eggs Decorating Workshop – 12:30-4:30pm. Immerse in the rhythm of the design, the balance and the colors of traditional Ukranian pysanky. No experience required. $35. DG Sanctuary. 2 Lagrange Ave, Poughkeepsie 845.473.2206. DreamingGoddess.com.

Energy Healing and Spirit Guides – 1-3pm. With Penny Lavin from One Light Healing Touch School. Connect to Spirit Guides for healing. Increase health and awareness. $35. Wainwright House 260 Stuyvesant Ave, Rye. Register: 914.967.6080. Wainwright.org.

Celebrating Life – 1:30-4:30pm. Use yoga to tap into power of the eternal with revered yogini Tao Porchon-Lynch. $45 members. $65 nonmembers in advance. The Yoga Studio, Club Fit, 584 N State Rd, Briarcliff Manor. Info, Audrey Brooks: 914.582.7816. YTAyoga.com.

Fundamentals of the Surya Namaskar – 2-4pm. Learn the 12 poses that make up this practice. Leave feeling empowered with a new understanding of importance of this sequence. Nueva Alma Yoga and Wellness, Yonkers. Preregister/cost options/discounts: NuevaAlma.com.

Sacred Stone Grid – 2-4pm. Joann Fava. Level 2. $35. Synchronicity, 1511 Rte 22, Brewster. RSVP: 845.363.1765. SynchronicityNY.com.

Monthly Shamanic Reiki Hearth Circle – 5:30-7pm. With Melanie Ryan. Proceeds go to EOMEC.org, a non-profit to preserve world-wide indigenous shamanic healing practices. $20 suggested. Drop-in. Mt Kisco. 914.864.0462. Center4Healing.net.

SUNDAY, APRIL 9

Sound Bath Meditative Healing Session – 10-11am. Listen to singing bowls and various sound healing techniques to bring relaxation and an acceleration of an inward journey. $13. DG Sanctuary. 2 Lagrange Ave, Poughkeepsie. 845.473.2206. DreamingGoddess.com

Astrology & Karmic Class – Noon-1:30pm. With Laura Watkins $30. Synchronicity, 1511 Rte 22, Brewster. RSVP: 845.363.1765. synchronicityny.com.

Overcoming the Power of Habits and Addictions – Weiss Method Info-Lecture NYC – 1-2pm. Learn how habits and addictions form and how to overcome them. Natural, effective method. Q&A. Free. E37th btw Park & Lex. RSVP: 914.705.1805. Weiss-Method.com.

Sugar Addiction and Overeating Solution: Weiss Method Info-Lecture NYC – 1-2pm. Effective, successful method helping people lose weight, overcome nicotine, alcohol, overeating and sugar addiction. Q&A. Free. E37th btw Park & Lex. RSVP: 914.705.1805. Weiss-Method.com.

MONDAY, APRIL 10

Men’s Group – 7-8:30pm. Men embrace and celebrate the full spectrum of their authentic beings, as they reflect on and develop the true meaning and purpose of their lives. $30. SunRaven, 501 Guard Hill Rd, Bedford. 914.218.3113. SlowMedicine.org.

TUESDAY, APRIL 11

Ayurveda—The Key to Anti-Aging: Maintaining Health by Aging Slowly, Gracefully, and Enjoyably – Noon-1pm. With Dr. Somesh Kaushik. Talk to seniors. North Salem Firehouse, 301 Titicus Rd. Beverly Golisano: 914.669.5665.

Tea & Stones – 6:30pm. Lecture to connect and learn about gems, stones and their incredible properties. Free. Dreaming Goddess, 44 Raymond Ave, Poughkeepsie. 845.473.2206. DreamingGoddess.com.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 12

Materials Management: Wasteful Consumption and Smart Decomposition – 7pm/refreshments; 7:30pm/program. Greenburgh Nature Center waste/climate change connection, recycling right and municipal food waste composting. Free. 99 Dromore Rd, Scarsdale. Info: 914.723.3470. GreenburghNatureCenter.org.

Freedom from Alcohol, Unwanted Habits and Everyday Addictions – 7-8pm. Effective method that helps people achieve freedom from addictions and unwanted habits. 80 percent success rate long term. Q&A. Free lecture. Briarcliff location. RSVP: 914.705.1805. Weiss-Method.com.

Adult Guided Channeling/Meditation Group – 8-9pm. With Merrill Black. Unique theme, meditation, group discussion. $15. The Temperance Center. 453 White Plains Rd, Ste 203, Eastchester. 914.793.2600. TheTemperanceCenter.com.

THURSDAY, APRIL 13

Restorative Yoga – 7-8:30pm. With Patricia Castimore. Learn to rebalance body and mind. Focus on breath and body sensation. All levels $20. Sacred Spirit Yoga and Healing Arts Center, 343 Broadway, Dobbs Ferry. SacredSpiritYogaCenter.org.

FRIDAY, APRIL 14

The Great QuietFull In House Silent Retreat – 6am-9pm. Silence held throughout the entire day. Dress comfortably. BYO food and snacks. Nueva Alma Yoga and Wellness, Yonkers. Preregister/full details/cost options/discounts: NuevaAlma.com.

Archangel Healing Workshop – 7-9pm. With Shaman Elka Boren. $35. Synchronicity, 1511 Rte 22, Brewster. RSVP: 845.363.1765. SynchronicityNY.com.

SATURDAY, APRIL 15

Seed Choices: The Relevance of Seeds and Our Local Food System – 10:30am. With Shanyn Siegel. Learn types of seeds available and best seeds for organic gardens, a resilient regional food system and more. Register: 914.232.5717. SomersLibrary.org.

First Signs Of Spring Hibernation Is Over – 1pm. Hear a short story, explore forest trails with a naturalist, learn different signs of spring and more. $5 members. $8 nonmembers. 99 Dromore Rd, Scarsdale. Info: 914.723.3470. GreenburghNatureCenter.org.

Energy Healing and Spirit Guides – 1-3pm. With Penny Lavin from One Light Healing Touch School. Connect to Spirit Guides for healing. Increase health and awareness. $20. Sacred Space 436 Main St, Beacon. Register, Donna: 845.742.8494. SeekSacredSpace.com.

Ayurveda: Addictions—How to Break the Cycle – 3-5pm. Free lecture. Refreshments. Dr. Kaushik’s Ayurvedic and Naturopathic Clinic, Yellow Monkey Village, 792 Rte 35, Cross River. Info: 914.875.9088. Drkaushik.com.

Awakening to Mediumship & Open Channeling – 5-6:30pm.With Elka Boren. $35. Synchronicity, 1511 Rte 22, Brewster. RSVP: 845.363.1765. SynchronicityNY.com.

MONDAY, APRIL 17

Adult Guided Channeling/Meditation Group – 7:15-8:15pm. With Merrill Black. Unique theme, meditation, group discussion. $15. The Temperance Center. 453 White Plains Rd, Ste 203, Eastchester. 914.793.2600. TheTemperanceCenter.com.

Meditation for Moms – 8-9pm. With Helena de Vengoechea Rudd. Meditations to help support daily practice. Discussion to support ourselves. Free. Donations appreciated. Quest Yoga Arts, 11 E Main St, Mt Kisco. Register: 914.241.9642. QuestYogaArts.com.

TUESDAY, APRIL 18

Westchester Holistic Network – 6:30pm/networking begins; 7-8:30pm. Kathleen Booker shares the breathwork for mind, body, spirit and emotions. WHN members and first-timers free. $10 repeat nonmembers. Ixchel Center, Hartsdale. Register: Facebook.com/WestchesterHolisticNetwork.

Herbal Magic Gathering – 6:30-7:30pm. Monthly lecture and mini workshop to work with a specific herb, discus its properties, uses and basic how-to’s. Free. Dreaming Goddess, 44 Raymond Ave, Poughkeepsie. 845.473.2206. DreamingGoddess.com.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 19

Addiction Free Naturally: Weiss Method Info-Lecture – 1-2pm. Effective method for overcoming everyday addictions ranging from alcohol to nicotine, sugar, weight loss. All natural. 80 percent success rate. Q&A. Free lecture. Briarcliff location. RSVP: 914.705.1805. Weiss-Method.com.

THURSDAY, APRIL 20

Anatomy, Alexander Technique and Movement – With Karla Booth. Five-workshop series on Thursdays. Introduction to Alexander Technique and a mind-body exploration for greater ease in everyday life. $50/each workshop. Quest Yoga Arts, 111-113 Main St, Mt. Kisco. Register, visit QuestYogaArts.com.

Mindfulness Meditation – 7-8:30pm. With Tracy Cochran. Sitting meditation, the body scan, walking meditation and mindful movement plus informal to relieve stress. All levels. $20. Sacred Spirit Yoga and Healing Arts Center, 343 Broadway, Dobbs Ferry. SacredSpiritYogaCenter.org.

What is Sugar and How Does It Affect Our Health? – 7:30pm. Hosted by HolisticMoms.org. Learn to identify hidden sugar, the epidemics of diabetes and obesity and more. Rye Free Reading Room, 1061 Boston Post Rd, Rye.

SATURDAY, APRIL 22

Seed Starting & Soil Health Workshop—SunRaven Garden Co-Op – 9:30am-3pm. With master horticulturalist, Xenia D’Ambrosi. Learn about growing any kind of plants, such as vegetables, herbs and flowers. $50. SunRaven, 501 Guard Hill Rd, Bedford. 914.218.3113. SlowMedicine.org.

White Plains Earth Weekend Kick-Off – 10am. Free film screening of Disneynature’s Born in China. City Center 15: Cinema de Lux, 19 Mamaroneck Ave. Info about Earth Weekend: wpbid.com.

Mindful Eating – 11am-1pm. Guest Speaker, Karen Mayo. Integrative nutritionist and amazon best-selling author. Juice and snacks provided. Katonah Pharmacy, 202 Katonah Ave, Katonah. 914.232.1109.

Intro to Essential Oils – 1-3pm. Learn to use them in cooking. Discover tips on which doTERRA oils work best in favorite recipes. Cooking demo and samples. $10. Nueva Alma Yoga and Wellness, Yonkers. Preregister: NuevaAlma.com.

Self-Healing with Energy Medicine – 1-3pm. With Penny Lavin. Learn how life-force energy flows, strengthen one’s immune system, release programming and stress and more. $20. Center for a Healthy You, 1984 New Hackensack Rd, Poughkeepsie. Preregister: 845.462.4555.

Reiki I Class – Apr 22-23. 1-5pm. With Anne Bentzen. Learn skills for self-healing and treating others. Receive four attunements, manual and certificate upon completion. Max 9. $175. Golden Temple Yoga, 223 Katonah Ave, Katonah. Register/text: 914.588.4079. Balancing4Life.com.

Vegetable Garden Workshop – 2-4pm. Celebrate Earth Day by learning to garden. Explore the essentials of vegetable gardening through practical demonstrations, visuals and lecture. $20. Hilltop Hanover Farm. 1271 Hanover St, Yorktown Hts. HilltopHanoverfarm.org.

Earth Day Yoga Celebration – 4:30-6pm. Yoga and live music collaboration with master yoga teacher Franklin Shire and musician/composer John Guth. $25 door. All levels. Sacred Spirit Yoga and Healing Arts Center, 343 Broadway, Dobbs Ferry. SacredSpiritYogaCenter.org.

Earth Day Kirtan with Sita’s Light – 7-8:30pm. Honor Mother Earth and experience the transformative power of chanting. Kirtan ignites every part of our being, creating a beautiful state of calm. Mt Kisco. Center4Healing.net.

Angelic Healing – 7-9pm. With Carol Essig. Connect with light beings in higher realms and each participant provided with an angelic healing touch at end of program. $25. Golden Temple Yoga. 914.236.4503. Register online: StarvisionsCommunity.org.

SUNDAY APRIL 23

Celebrate Earth Day with Color Fest 2017: Charity Run/Walk and Block Party – 9am-2pm. Rise together for a healthier and more connected world. Find inspiration and make a positive impact. Scenic Hudson Park, 29 Bridge St, Irvington. Goo.gl/9zNe5u.

Learn to Compost – 10-11:30am. $15. Learn which composting method is best and hear a variety of topics including site selection, materials, ingredients, management and best practices. Hilltop Hanover Farm. 1271 Hanover St, Yorktown Hts. HilltopHanoverfarm.org.

Natural Weight Loss: Weiss Method Info-Lecture NYC – 1-2pm. Effective, successful method helping people lose weight simply and naturally, overcome smoking, alcohol, overeating and sugar addiction. Q&A. Free. E37th btw Park & Lex. RSVP: 914.705.1805. Weiss-Method.com.

Restorative Yoga – 5-7pm. With Karla Booth Diamond. Powerful practice everyone can benefit from, regardless of age or fitness level. 35 preregistered. $40 day of. Quest Yoga Arts, 11 E Main St, Mt Kisco. Register: 914.241.9642. QuestYogaArts.com.

MONDAY, APRIL 24

Five-Class Series on Learning Tarot Card Reading – Apr 24-May 22. 6:30-8:30pm. With Spirit medium, Zhenya Amditis. BYO Rider-Waite card deck. Includes mini-readings. $125. Max 15. Golden Temple Yoga, 223 Katonah Ave, Katonah. 914.236.4503. StarvisionsCommunity.org.

WEDNESDAY, APRIL 26

Free Environmental Film: Age of Consequences & Discussion – 7pm. Extreme weather, drought, food and water shortages, global conflict, refugee crises, failed states and terrorism. Wainwright House, Rye. 914.967.6080. Read more: Wainwright.org.

New Moon Manifestation – 7-8pm. Participants come together to manifest hearts desires with the creative energies of the new moon. $10 newcomers. DG Sanctuary. 2 Lagrange Ave, Poughkeepsie. 845.473.2206. DreamingGoddess.com.

Energy Healing Circle – 7-9pm. With Anne Bentzen. Stress reduction, emotional and physical pain relief through deep relaxation. Discover natural healing solutions with Reiki. Max 18. $20. Golden Temple Yoga, 223 Katonah Ave, Katonah. Preregistration required: 914.588.4079.

Adult Guided Channeling/Meditation Group – 7:15-8:15pm. With Merrill Black. Unique theme, meditation, group discussion. $15. The Temperance Center. 453 White Plains Rd, Ste 203, Eastchester. 914.793.2600. TheTemperanceCenter.com.

THURSDAY, APRIL 27

New Moon Gathering – 7-8:30pm. Use the lunar cycle to realize  intentions. Guided meditations and ritual facilitated by astrologer Pamela Cucinell. BYO notebook. $20 WHN members. $25 nonmembers, Ixchel Center, Hartsdale Register: 917.796.6026.

Reiki Circle – 7-8:30pm. With Marianne Petitbon. Experience energy healing in a serene setting. Reiki newcomers/experienced practitioners of all levels welcome. $20. Sacred Spirit Yoga and Healing Arts Center, 343 Broadway, Dobbs Ferry. SacredSpiritYogaCenter.org.

SATURDAY, APRIL 29

18th Annual Native Plant Sale – 10am-1pm. Native plant specialists will be on hand throughout the sale to answer questions. Free admission. Westchester Community College in Valhalla. Info: NativePlantCenter.org or 914.606.7870.

A Slow Medicine Approach to Financial Abundance – 10:30am-4pm. Find support to break through blocking oneself and live a fulfilling, healthy and abundant life. $150 individuals. $225 couples. SunRaven, 501 Guard Hill Rd, Bedford. 914.218.3113. SlowMedicine.org.

Reiki Master Class – 11am-4pm. With Reiki Master Marcus Feighery. $675. Synchronicity, 1511 Rte 22, Brewster. RSVP: 845.363.1765. SynchronicityNY.com.

Energy Healing and Stress Reduction – 2-3:30pm. With Penny Lavin from One Light Healing Touch School. Learn self-healing practices, release stress and develop innate healing abilities. Free. Mt Kisco Library, 100 E Main St. Register, Library: 914.864.0038. Info: OLHT1.com.

Numerology Can Empower Your Life – 4-6pm. With Julian Michael. Learn to understand self and others. Discover magic code of one’s life purpose. $44. The Center for Health and Healing, 4 Smith Ave, 2nd Flr, Mt Kisco. 914.236.4503. Register: StarvisionsCommunity.org.

SUNDAY, APRIL 30

Energy Healing and Stress Reduction – 2-3:30pm. With Penny Lavin from One Light Healing Touch School. Learn self-healing practices, release stress and more. Free. Desmond Fish Library, 472 Rte 403 Garrison. Register, Library: 845.424.3020. Info: OLHT1.com.

The Energetics of You – 2-5pm. With Kathy Fitzgerald. Participants explore, release energy and call back their energy. Grounding techniques. Know where personal energy field is at all times. Separate energy from others. $85. Mt Kisco. Center4Healing.net.

Ongoing Last Sundays of the Month – 4pm. Community acupuncture. Experience the beneficial effects of acupuncture in a group setting. $30. Hygeia Integrated Health LLC. 3505 Hill Blvd, Ste K, Yorktown Hts. Register: 914.352.6116.

Saturday, May 6

SPCA Dog Walk And Pet Fair – 10am-2pm. FDR State Park, Yorktown Heights. Info: Spca914.org.

Shamanic Reiki Level One Training – 10am – 5pm. May 6 & 7. Connect deeply with Earth & Sky with Melanie Ryan, at The Center for Health and Healing, Mt. Kisco. Info:  Center4Healing.net

SUNDAY, MAY 7

Recipes for Joy – 1-4pm. Explore new techniques for self-care: acupuncture, massage, tea blending, cranial sacral therapy and more. Katonah Yoga, 39 Main St, Bedford Hills. Info: 914.241.2661. Info@katonahyoga.com. KatonahYoga.com.

 

Earth Day 2017 Events

 

Poughkeepsie Two-day Earth Day Celebration

Friday, April 21, 4-8pm; and Saturday, April 22. City of Poughkeepsie community-wide celebration. children’s activities, live music, local food, free bicycle repair, volunteer sign-up opportunity, Clean-ups. Info: Facebook.com/PoughkeepsieEarthDay.

 

Green Ossining’s 47th Annual Earth Day Festival

Saturday, April 22 – 11am-4pm. This year’s theme is food sustainability, including such issues as food waste, cooking and food preservation, nutrition, edible gardens, backyard food and permaculture, and access to food. Activities and educational opportunities aligned with each area will be highlighted throughout the Festival.  Louis Engel Waterfront Park. Info: greenossining.org/earth-day-festival

 

Sheldrake Earth Day Celebration

Saturday, April 22 – 11am-3pm. A spring celebration featuring a reservoir clean up, live music, an orienteering challenge, nature education, a StoryWalk® with Larchmont author Todd Harrington, crafts and art exhibit, face painting, refreshments, raffle and more. Reservoir clean-up from 9-11am. Sheldrake Environmental Center; 685 Weaver Street in Larchmont. Info/tickets: sheldrakecenter.org

 

Earth Day COLOR FEST 2017

Sunday, April 23 – 9am-2pm. A charity run/walk and block party. Eileen Fisher Leadership Institute and Irvington’s iASK-CAB Coalition run, walk and rise for a healthier and more connected world. Scenic Hudson Park, 29 Bridge St. Irvington. Info: efli-life.org/color

 

Greenburgh Nature Center

Earth Day Celebration

Sunday, April 2312noon-4pm. A day of volunteer projects and workshops at the Greenburgh Nature Center to learn ways to care for the earth. 99 Dromore Rd, Scarsdale. Info: 914.723.3470; greenburghnaturecenter.org.

 

Croton Earth Day Celebration

April 29 – 10am-3pm. Live music, education, crafts, family activities, yoga, Blue Pig ice cream and much more. Vassallo Park, Croton-on-Hudson. Info: crotononhudson-ny.gov.

 

Westchester County Earth Day 2017

Saturday, May 13 – 10am-3pm. Features live entertainment for all ages, an exhibition of local green organizations, a small farmers’ market, raffles, and Earth Day Awards for sustainability/recycling initiatives presented by County Executive Rob Astorino. Kensico Dam Plaza.

 

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