Calendar of Events – April / May 2018

Get ready to garden!

Spring is a great time to harvest dandelions.

Happy Earth Week – April 20 to 22.

APRIL

APR 1 – MAY 31   NONPAREIL NATURAL HEALTH: Organic Juice Fasting, Weight Loss, Yoga & Detox – 3, 5, 7, & 10-day programs (including June, July, August & September). This is The Fountain of Youth for improved health and vitality. Mano: nonpareil@sympatico.ca, (613) 395-6332, www.nonpareilholistic.com. See ad in Vitality magazine on pg. 49.

APR 4   HEALING CIRCLE: 7:30 – 9 pm, www.marlenegeorge.com, (905) 796-0101.

APR 4, 11, 18, 25 & MAY 2, 9, 16, 23, 30   LAUGHTER YOGA CLASSES: A fun way to release stress & experience joy. Join us! 6:30 – 7:30 pm, 662 Pape Ave., Toronto. www.laughyourselfhappy.com, (416) 469-2033.

APR 7   LEARNING TO MOVE FORWARD: 9 am – 4 pm, www.marlenegeorge.com, (905) 796-0101.

APR 10   ENERGY EXCHANGE: 7 – 9 pm, www.marlenegeorge.com, (905) 796-0101.

APR 13 & MAY 11   JOYFUL CHANTING: Calm your mind, let go of stress, nourish your spirit, 6:30 – 8 pm. Stay after for healthy tea, snacks, & socializing. www.ShakuntalaSings.com, (416) 469-2033.

APR 14   TREE SPIRIT MEDICINE: White Pine with Monika Ghent. 10 am – 5 pm. www.livingearthschool.ca

APR 14   FAMILY THERAPY WORKSHOP with accredited family therapist, $175. Please contact: (647) 785-4769, verarabie@hotmail.com

APR 14   CONNECT TO YOUR INTUITION: 9 am – 5 pm, www.susan-driscoll.com, (416) 835-6639.

APR 15   FILM SCREENING: The Phenomenon Of Healing. “There is no incurable! A divine power exists and it can heal.” Free Admission, 11:30 am to 3:30 pm, South Asian Women’s Centre, 800 Lansdowne Ave., Unit 1, Toronto. Other dates: May 27, June 17, Sept. 9, Oct. 21, Nov. 25. Donations appreciated. Contact: (647) 834-3074 or doc-film@rogers.com. View trailer: www.bruno-groening-film.org

APR 16   NETWORK FOR SUCCESS: 9 – 10:30 am, www.marlenegeorge.com, (905) 796-0101.

APR 16, 17, 18 & 19   HEALING TRANSFORMATION CLINIC: 7 – 9 pm. Hands-on bioenergy healing that gives remarkable results to a wide variety of conditions. Change everything in just four days a month. Please contact Ellen Lewinberg: (416) 203-2744, ellen@healingtransformation.ca, www.healingtransformation.ca. See ad in Vitality magazine on page 77.

APR 17 & MAY 17   TAMING YOUR INNER CRITIC For A Peaceful Mind & Heart: Discover lasting solutions to your most painful issues. Introductory Workshop, 6:30 – 9:30 pm. Details: www.NewDecisionTherapy.info, (416) 469-2033.

APR 21   REIKI I CERTIFICATION: Learn to treat yourself and others. Includes Principles of Healing, centering, chakras, endocrine glands & more. Illustrated Workbook. Virginia Hart Nelson, 25 years’ experience. (416) 960-1690, virginia@theinnereye.ca, www.theinnereye.ca

APR 21 – 22   HEALING RETREATS: Bioenergetic Process Groups. (Also June 22 – 23, Aug. 25 – 26, Oct. 27- 28). Plus a Master’s Group (2nd Sat./mo. x 8 months starting May 12). Explore your deeper self in how your body, mind and soul are interconnected. Enjoy a transformative experience surrounded by the beauty of Nature, to intimately listen, process and heal. Contact Ingrid Cryns: ingrid@buildingsoul.ca or (866) 888-7662. For more info: www.buildingsoul.ca. See ad in Vitality magazine on pg. 50.

APR 22   WELLNESS BEGINS WITH YOU. A day to explore healthier ways of being, and to rejuvenate through Eutony, Life Coaching, and Meditation. Location: Bain Co-op Community Centre in Riverdale. Lunch provided. To register or for further information: www.spiritedtreehousewellness.com or (416) 627-0241.

APR 22   CELEBRATE EARTH DAY: Don’t miss Gen-Earth, a vibrant celebration in the heart of Toronto! Speakers, storytellers, musicians, artists, exhibitors and more, 1 – 5 pm, www.Gen-Earth.org

APR 22   REIKI II: 9 am – 4 pm, www.marlenegeorge.com, (905) 796-0101.

APR 26   REIKI SHARE: 7 – 9 pm, www.marlenegeorge.com, (905) 796-0101.

APR 28   TRAGER AWARENESS DAY: Learn about The Trager Approach from Certified Trager Practitioners. Experience mini-sessions and learn gentle movement. 9 am to 12 pm.  Friends House – Meeting Room, 60 Lowther Ave. (enter off Lowther).  Free Admission. Donations welcomed. Contact: Nadine Feldman, CTP, (416) 406-0836, info@mindyourbody.ca 

APR 28   REIKI II CERTIFICATION: Learn more potent healing applications, including Symbols & long-distance healing. Illustrated Workbook. Virginia Hart Nelson, 25 years’ experience. (416) 960-1690, virginia@theinnereye.ca, www.theinnereye.ca

APR 28   FILM SCREENING: The Phenomenon Of Healing. “There is no incurable! A divine power exists and it can heal.” Free Admission, 1 to 5 pm, Evergreen Seniors Centre, 683 Woolwich St., Guelph. Other date: May 19. Donations appreciated. Contact: (519) 573-6422 or doc-film@rogers.com. View trailer: www.bruno-groening-film.org

APR 29   ALTERNATIVE HEALING SYMPOSIUM & Wesak Festival Meditation: Featured speakers include Vitality magazine astrologer Robin Armstrong. 792 Glencairn Ave., next to Glencairn subway station, (street parking available), 12 noon to 6 pm, free admission, donations appreciated, (416) 894-6302.

APR 29   WOMEN’S FULL MOON Sweat Lodge: Teachings and Workshops. Find out more at Sacredmedicineways.com or call (647) 930-1832.

APR 29 & MAY 6   FENG SHUI ESSENTIALS: Two-day course with Malca Narrol. Time-tested techniques improve quality of life, health, wealth, and relationships. See ad in Vitality magazine on page 91. www.malcanarrol.com, (416) 899-7814.

APR 30   LOVING MOTHER No Matter What! 7:30 – 9 pm, www.marlenegeorge.com, (905) 796-0101.

MAY

MAY 5 & 6   GARY RENARD WORKSHOP: A Course In Miracles, Transforming Special Relationships to a Holy Relationship. Features Gary’s new book The Lifetimes When Jesus and Buddha Knew Each Other. Limited enrolment, $350, University of Toronto. Please contact Brian Wark: www.knowthyself.ca, bwark@knowthyself.ca, (905) 493-4110.

MAY 5 or 6   TRANSFORMING TRAUMA: Safety, Growth & Regeneration. Understand how a trauma survivor is a hero and how to truly feel safe in the body with awareness of the neuroscience of your Polyvagal nervous system. Learn how to be more resilient by transforming & regenerating your body/mind to be able to hold more calm and joy. Contact Ingrid Cryns: ingrid@buildingsoul.ca or (866) 888-7662. For more info: www.buildingsoul.ca. See ad in Vitality magazine on pg. 50.

MAY 9   HEALING CIRCLE: 7:30 – 9 pm, www.marlenegeorge.com, (905) 796-0101.

MAY 11   WORLD EGO AWARENESS Day: Become aware of egotism. www.egoawarenessmovement.organonimus@egoawarenessmovement.org  

MAY 14, 15, 16 & 17   HEALING TRANSFORMATION CLINIC: 7 – 9 pm. Hands-on bioenergy healing that gives remarkable results to a wide variety of conditions. Change everything in just four days a month. Please contact Ellen Lewinberg: (416) 203-2744, ellen@healingtransformation.ca, www.healingtransformation.ca. See ad in Vitality magazine on page 77.

MAY 19   REIKI I CERTIFICATION: For details, please see Apr. 21 listing. Virginia Hart Nelson: (416) 960-1690, virginia@theinnereye.ca

MAY 21   FORAGING FOR PLANTS: Edible and Medicinal Workshop, 9 am – 5 pm; also June 15 & July 13; www.earthtracks.ca, (519) 217-4921.

MAY 24   REIKI SHARE: 7 – 9 pm, www.marlenegeorge.com, (905) 796-0101.

MAY 24   REDISCOVER YOUR HIGHEST POTENTIAL: Connect to your power to create, 6:30 – 9:30 pm, www.susan-driscoll.com, (416) 835-6639.

MAY 26   MAKING SUN CARE PRODUCTS with Monika Ghent. 10 am – 5 pm. www.livingearthschool.ca

MAY 26   REIKI II CERTIFICATION: For details, please see Apr. 28 listing. Virginia Hart Nelson: (416) 960-1690, virginia@theinnereye.ca

JUNE - NOVEMBER

JUNE 2   REIKI I: 9 am – 5 pm, www.marlenegeorge.com, (905) 796-0101.

JUNE 3 & 10   FENG SHUI ESSENTIALS: Two-day course with Malca Narrol. Time-tested techniques improve quality of life, health, wealth and relationships. www.malcanarrol.com, (416) 899-7814.

JUNE 16 – 17   LAUGHTER YOGA TRAINING & CERTIFICATION: Eliminate stress – Spread joy – Change lives… with laughing! Register here: www.LaughterTraining.ca, (416) 469-2033.

JULY 14   DREAM JOURNEYING To The Plant People with Monika Ghent. 10 am – 5 pm. www.livingearthschool.ca

JULY 20   MONEY, MIND & TRANSFORMATION Retreat: Thirteen Moons Wellness, Norwood, sharonedavison.com

JULY 21 – 22   HEALING SHAME: Understanding, Courage & Self Love. Through being witnessed by the loving eyes of others & sharing your shame stories within a group, you can begin to dissolve and heal shame at its very core. Transform shame into a new sense of pride & compassion for yourself. Contact Ingrid Cryns: ingrid@buildingsoul.ca or (866) 888-7662. For more info: www.buildingsoul.ca. See ad in Vitality magazine on pg. 50.

JULY 27   KEEPING KINDFULNESS IN MIND Retreat: Dharma Centre of Canada, Dharmacentre.org, sharonedavison.com

SEPT 23   WOMEN’S FULL MOON Sweat Lodge: Teachings and Workshops. Find out more at Sacredmedicineways.com or call (647) 930-1832.

NOV 9 – 11   WHOLE LIFE EXPO: Plan to attend Canada’s largest showcase of natural health and green living! For three days, the Metro Toronto Convention Centre goes natural with 150+ exhibits and more than 80 lectures all under one roof. All-Access Pass ($15 Advance / $17 at the door) gets you into everything, all weekend. Exhibitor inquiries: Leave a message on the Expo hotline at (416) 515-1330 or email info@wholelife expo.ca Visit www.wholelifeexpo.ca

ONGOING

WOMB HEALING SELF-CARE Workshops starting at $299. Registration & details at www.thewombdetox.com, (647) 477-9349.

PURCHASE WOMB HEALING treatments. Group discounts available, conditions apply, www.thewombdetox.com, (647) 477-9349.

SHAMANISM WORKSHOPS offered by The Foundation for Shamanic Studies. Join Glenn Campbell for Basic and Advanced Workshops in Core Shamanism. For dates, locations or registration information, go to shamanspiritpath.com or contact Glenn at: glenn@shamanspiritpath.com or (905) 655-6756. Also, see ad in Vitality magazine on page 79 for information on the upcoming prerequisite Basic Workshops.

BIG CARROT SPEAKER SERIES: Join us Thursday nights at 7 pm for our Free Speaker Series. Hear experts deliver informative workshops on a diverse range of topics. Limited seating, 348 Danforth Ave., Room 212. More info: thebigcarrot.ca/about-us/calendar/ or call (416) 466-2129.

HERBAL FIELD STUDIES WORKSHOPS with Michael Vertolli. Learn how to identify, harvest and use herbs that grow wild in Ontario. Online Introductory Lecture and field workshops, April – October, www.livingearthschool.ca

FREE REIKI CLASS: www.thehealingteam.org, thehealingteam@gmail.com

INCREASE INNER AWARENESS: monthly spiritual seminars. Visit www.msia.org, call (416) 767-1958 or email torontowestlight@gmail.com for details.

QIGONG FOUNDATIONS FOR HEALTH: QiGong classes with Daniel Pikelin. Wednesday mornings, 10:15 to 11:30 am, Tai Chi and Meditation Centre, 320 Broadview Ave., just south of Gerrard Street E. For more information, contact: daniel@powerofbalance.com. “Seeking balance, power will follow; Where is this balance to be found? In the Harmony of the Yin and the Yang.”

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