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MARCH
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3/1-4/19
Join the ‘Mindfulness Revolution’ via the world-renown MBSR (Mindfulness Based
Stress Reduction) course offered at Dream Yoga Studio & Wellness Center by two veteran teachers, Jon Waterman and Luann Fulbright. Based on the work of Jon Kabat-Zinn, this course provides training in meditation, mindful movement/gentle yoga and relaxation to mobilize your mind/body resources to address stress, pain & illness in new ways that promote growth & healing. Participants learn to focus and draw on their own inner resources to engage in caring for themselves and find greater balance, ease & peace of mind. At 1485 Chain Bridge Rd., Suite 104, McLean, VA 22101. This course sells out. Register soon at
www.DreamYogaStudio.com or call 703-448-YOGA (9642).

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Short Course: Introductory Yoga Series, with Suzanne Y. Sigüenza, Thursdays, 3/3, 10, 17, 24. A four-week introduction to the basics of yoga as taught at Unity Woods Yoga Center in Bethesda: 4853 Cordell Ave. (Triangle Towers), 16th Flr. Suite PH7. 10:45-11:45am. Open to all: no prior experience necessary. $68/four-week course or $20/single class drop-in. Information at www.unitywoods.com or 301-656-8992.

3/3-6
Great Mother Love Retreat, led by award-winning author Mare Cromwell (The Great Mother Bible). Come for deep retreat and to invoke the ultimate Sacred Feminine to reawaken hope for our world. Frederick, MD. www.marecromwell.com –5–
The Gift of Slowing Down: Yin Yoga for Total Rejuvenation with Claudia Neuman. 7:45-9pm. True physical health and sound emotional well-being through longer held poses with relaxed musculature. All levels welcome. Blue Heron Wellness, Silver Spring, MD. Pre-registration recommended. $20 per session. Visit: www.blueheronwellness.org/workshops.

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Shamanic Healing Institute Open House Celebration at SHI, Parole Professional
Center, 130 Holiday Ct., Suite 102, Annapolis, MD 21401. 1-4pm. Free Intro Class “What is Shamanism,” Free Readings, and refreshments. Please register by sending Paul an email at
paul@shamanic-healing.org.

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HCG Diet weight loss treatment presentation at Dr. Bloem’s office in Olney. 7pm. Call 301-260-2601 or email drbloem@drbloem.com to register. www.drbloem.com

Spiritual Sensing & Psychic Development Workshop.
Jump-start or deepen your psychic development. Learn to see auras, practice psychometry, clairvoyance, clairaudience, clairsentience, more. With Certified Medium Konstanza Morning Star. www.silverspringoflight.com

Ultraviolet light therapy presentation (UVLrx)
at Dr. Bloem’s office in Olney. 7pm. www.drbloem.com

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3/11-13
Reiki I and II. Potomac Massage Training Institute, 202-686-7046, www.pmti.org.

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Order of Melchizedek Ordinations with Reverend Daniel Chesbro, 1-5pm. More information at: www.joy-of-being.net/melchizedek/.

3/12-14
Part A: Trager® Level 1. Potomac Massage Training Institute, (April 9-11, 2016 - Part B) 202-686-7046, www.pmti.org.

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Compassionate Hip Openers for the Desk-Bound, with Fritz Partlow. Yoga poses to counteract the effects of too much sitting! At Unity Woods Yoga Center in Arlington: 4001 N. 9th St. (Randolph Towers), Suite 105. 1-3pm. Open to all: no prior experience necessary, $30. Information at www.unitywoods.com.

The Wonder of Creativity: How to Find Your Genius, with Jennifer Cook, Ph.D. Blueberry Gardens, Ashford, MD. 10 am-5 pm; includes vegetarian lunch. “Everyone is creative. Come discover the genius you never knew you had at this fun, empowering, full day retreat!” For more information/to register, visit www.thewonderoftheworld.org, or contact info@thewonderoftheworld.org.  Benefits the Janet Dunne Memorial Scholarship Fund.

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Wellness Open House: Rocks, Gems & Crystals. At Knowles Apothecary, 6-8pm. 10400 Connecticut Ave., Suite #100, Kensington, MD. For info call 301-942-7979. www.knowleswellness.com
Wisdom Day 2016: Oncology, acupuncture and Total Health. Some CE hours, all welcome. www.dcnn.pro
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Ascended Master Yoga: Free workshop focused on cooperating with the Ascended Masters (wisdom), Angels (Love) and Elohim (Power), the universal threefold flame, to heal the planet. 7:30-9pm; for more information and other workshops: www.washdctc.org; washdctc@yahoo.com; and www.ascendedmasteryoga.com. 6935 Laurel Ave., Takoma Park, MD 20912.

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Inner Balance...Inner Wisdom (Free Friday Lecture). Potomac Massage Training Institute, 202-686-7046, www.pmti.org.

Spring Equinox Despacho and Fire Ceremony facilitated by and at the Shamanic Healing Institute, Parole Professional Center, 130 Holiday Ct., Suite 102, Annapolis, MD 21401. 7-9:30pm. Presented in the Energy Medicine tradition to celebrate the new season. Bring a rattle and be prepared to be outdoors. Also, have an offering for the fire (e.g. something from nature). Donations accepted. To register call 410-573-9800 and leave a message of who will be attending.

3/18-22
Dr. Vodder School International: Basic 5 Day Full Body Manual Lymph Drainage Course. Potomac Massage Training Institute, 202-686-7046, www.pmti.org.

"Sentience and Spirituality in Animals" a talk by author and Psychology Today blogger Michael Jawer, 7:30-9:30pm at the Jung Society of Washington, 5200 Cathedral Avenue NW, Washington DC 20016.  Program focuses on emotion and spirituality in animals. $20 to register, link here.

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Faith & Earth Stewardship: Sacred Waters and Trees of Life. Visit: www.foxhavenfarm.org, email: info@foxhavenfarm.org, or call: 240-490-5484.

More Time~Less Paper Workshop with Mindful Decluttering & Organizing, 10am-12pm. Join us to learn systems to manage and reduce paper in your life! Creative Colony Spaces, www.creativecolonyspaces.com, Silver Spring, MD. $40 by 3/12, $50 at the door. Visit: www.clutterfreenow.com to register.

Open and Energize through Yoga, with Amy Van Mui. Yoga poses open the body and create flexibility. They can also help energize you. Come ready for some challenging fun! At Unity Woods Yoga Center in Bethesda: 4853 Cordell Ave. (Triangle Towers), 16th Flr. Suite PH7
1-3pm. Open to all: no prior experience necessary. $38. Information at
www.unitywoods.com or 301-656-8992.

3/19-20
Raindrop Technique - Essential Oils for Massage Therapists. Potomac Massage Training Institute, 202-686-7046, www.pmti.org.

Building True Self-Esteem. Simply re-writing the script we tell ourselves will only last temporarily. Perhaps building true self-esteem requires changing the lens through which we usually see both ourselves and the world. At the Meditation Museum in Silver Spring: 9525 Georgia Ave. Suite 101. 1:30-3:00 PM. Free and open to all, voluntary contribution is appreciated. Registration is required at www.meditationmuseum.org or 301-588-0144.


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Seasonal Services 2016 Institute for Spiritual Development. Spring Equinox. Visit: www.isd-dc.org.

Raja Yoga Express. Free introductory session of Raja Yoga meditation, focused on a greater understanding of ourselves as the first step toward peace. At the Meditation Museum II in Mclean, VA: 1984 Chain Bridge Rd. Suite 201. 11:30-12:30 PM. Free and open to all, voluntary contribution is appreciated. Registration is required at www.meditationmuseum.org or 703-992-6887

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3/21-24
Biodynamic Craniosacral Therapy (series). Potomac Massage Training Institute, 202-686-7046, www.pmti.org.

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Women and Spirituality. How can we take care of ourselves, both inside and out? Join us as we gather as women and share our stories and thoughts about caring for ourselves. At the Meditation Museum in Silver Spring: 9525 Georgia Ave. Suite 101. 6:30-8:00 PM. Free and open to all, voluntary contribution is appreciated. Registration is required at www.meditationmuseum.org or 301-588-0144

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Fox Haven Food, Medicine & Dye Foragers group meets every last Saturday of the month. Visit: www.foxhavenfarm.org, email: info@foxhavenfarm.org, or call: 240-490-5484.

Is The Force Really Awakening? Free discussion, examining the spiritual implications of the recent, incredibly successful, Star Wars movie. What were some highlighted moments that can serve as inspiration for our own force to awaken? At the Meditation Museum in Silver Spring: 9525 Georgia Ave. Suite 101. 1:30-3:00 PM. Free and open to all, voluntary contribution is appreciated. Registration is required at www.meditationmuseum.org or 301-588-0144


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Essential Oils for Massage Therapy Series: "Essential Oils and Sports." Potomac Massage Training Institute, 202-686-7046, www.pmti.org.

APRIL
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Singing Bowl Meditation with Dante Baker. Relax, de-stress, and meditate while allowing the live vibration of "Singing" Quartz Crystal bowls to permeate your being and raise your personal vibration. 7-8:30pm at Rising Phoenix Holistic Center. Register at www.RisingPhoenixHC.com or call 703-392-9200.

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Usui Shiki/Holy Fire Reiki Level I Class. Learn Reiki for healing yourself and others. Includes class, principles, hand positions, and practice time for offering a complete Reiki treatment. Receive Holy Fire Ignition and Level I attunement. www.reikiforallcreatures.net

4/2-3
Healing Touch Level 2 Class Workshop. Your choice: April 2-3 or October 1-2. Locations: Occoquan, VA or Silver Spring, MD. Second class of 5-level energy medicine curriculum. Become a certified Healing Touch practitioner. $365 incls. manual, tuition, 18 CEUs AHNA, NCBTMB & more. 2-day education in integrative energy healing. Hands-on learning of concepts, principles and techniques. Develop as a provider. Practical applications. Worldwide Accredited program. Instructor: Lucrezia Mangione, MA, NCC, LPC, CMT, CHTP/I. Learn more: 802-578-3700 or www.HandcraftedHealth.net.

4/2-3
Ortho-Bionomy® - Working with the Spine. Potomac Massage Training Institute, 202-686-7046, www.pmti.org.

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43rd Natural Living Expo, 10am-7pm. 150 exhibitors and 56 workshops all included in the $10 admission (with coupon). College Park Marriott & Conference Center, 3501 University Blvd., East, Hyattsville, MD 20783. See complete program in the magazine center section. www.naturallivingexpo.com

"Have You Had a Spiritual Experience,"
workshop from 1-2:30pm, Myersville Town Hall (left side entrance), 301 Main St., Myersville, MD. For more information, call 301-439-2120. More information about Eckankar at www.eckankar.org or www.marylandeckankar.org.

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4/4-5
Reiki I/II Class: Two days focused on self-care and facilitating healing for others. Offered at the Teal Center in Arlington, VA. Small class, practice time, printed manual. Public welcome, 16 NCBTMB CEs offered. Questions/more details: www.InspiredHolisticWellness.com.

4/4-5 Reiki I/II Class: Two days focused on self-care and facilitating healing for others. Offered at the Teal Center in Arlington, VA. Small class, practice time, printed manual. Public welcome, 16 NCBTMB CEs offered. Questions/more details: www.InspiredHolisticWellness.com or call 814-883-0957

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4/8-9
Integrative Quantum Medicine™ (IQM) – Learn to utilize Energetic Healing. Frederick, MD, 10am-4pm. For information, contact Debra Babarsky: 540-338-0620; dbabarsky@yahoo.com.

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Integrated Energy Therapy® Basic Level, 9:30am-6pm. Our IET® training classes are powerful days of self-healing and certification training. Learn how to heartlink to the energy of your angels and use their energy for healing. (Intermediate Level - April 10th; Advanced April 17th). More information at: http://joy-of-being.net/IET/.

Meditation and Prayer for Spiritual Unfoldment Workshop. Learn to nourish your spirit and open to the wisdom of your soul through the practice of meditation and prayer with Rev. Konstanza Greer. 9:30am-5pm. www.silverspringoflight.com

“Unfolding Into the Divine”,
11am-12:30pm. Please join us for a lively discussion about our sacred journey to the Divine Reality. Eckankar of Northern Virginia: 703-916-0515.

PSYCHIC TAROT with Pathways Columnist, Rev. Geraldine Amaral10:30am-5pm, $80 in Arlington, VA. Forget what the cards mean! Learn how to use the cards with simple intuitive exercises. 202-441-0415 and www.thespiritualtarot.com


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COUPLES Massage. Potomac Massage Training Institute, 202-686-7046, www.pmti.org.

“Springtime Seminar Presentation”,
2-3:30pm. Hear timeless words of love from modern prophet Harold Klemp via a streaming video presentation. Repeat showing on April 17. Eckankar of Northern Virginia: 703-916-0515.

Usui Shiki/Holy Fire Reiki Level II Class. Deepen and advance your Reiki practice. Receive Holy Fire Ignition, Level II attunement, and three symbols for amplifying energy. Practice in class with symbols. Learn distant Reiki. www.reikiforallcreatures.net

Wudang Sword Class.
Learn the forms, principles, movements, and practice of Wudang Sword. More information at www.tccii.com.

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Touch of Massage-Learn to Massage Family and Friends. Potomac Massage Training Institute, 202-686-7046, www.pmti.org.

Wildlife Rehabilitation.
Visit: www.foxhavenfarm.org, email: info@foxhavenfarm.org, or call: 240-490-5484.

4/16-17
The Way of the Shaman -The Foundation for Shamanic Studies’ Basic Workshop. During this experiential workshop, participants are introduced to core shamanism, the universal, near-universal, and common methods of the shaman to enter non-ordinary reality for problem solving and healing. Beltsville, MD location. Taught by Dana Robinson, FSS Faculty Member for 30 years. Author of A Shamanic Altar, co-author of Shamanism and the Spirit Mate. Cost $250. Contact Dana, 410-820-9977 or danacougar@goeaston.net.

The Psychic Workbook - A Book Talk by Karen Fox. Call it intuition, a hunch, or gut instinct, it’s part of being human. Everyone is Psychic! Find out how you can improve your intuitive and psychic skills. Karen Fox, Ph.D., will be giving a free talk and book signing, 1-2:30pm at Rising Phoenix Holistic Center. She is the author of “The Psychic Workbook: Tools and Techniques to Develop Reliable Insight.” Register at www.RisingPhoenixHC.com or call 703-392-9200.

Spring Cleaning for the Soul. Spring is the time we clean out our closets of unwanted things, but what about the space of our inner world? Join us for this special workshop of letting go what is no longer useful to us. At the Meditation Museum, 9525 Georgia Avenue, Suite 101, Silver Spring, MD.1:30-3:00pm. Free and open to all, voluntary contribution is appreciated. Registration is required at www.meditationmuseum.org/meditation-events. 301-588-0144.


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More Joy~Less Stuff Workshop with Mindful Decluttering & Organizing, 2-4pm. Join us to experience the joy of a mindful approach to decluttering and learn 5 strategies to winnow down your stuff to that which brings you joy! Creative Colony Spaces, www.creativecolonyspaces.com, Silver Spring, MD. $40 by 4/10, $50 at the door. Visit: www.clutterfreenow.com to register.

Soul Companions with Melody Krafft. What is a Soul Mate, what is its purpose, and how can yours help on your life journey? Get the answers to these questions and more.10am-4pm at Rising Phoenix Holistic Center. Register at www.RisingPhoenixHC.com or call 703-392-9200.

Learn to Meditate. If you have ever wanted to meditate but did not know how to begin, this class is for you. Learn the basic tools of incorporating meditation into your daily life. At the Meditation Museum II, 1984 Chain Bridge Rd. Suite 201, McLean, VA. 11:30am- 12:30pm. Free and open to all, voluntary contribution is appreciated. Registration is required at www.meditationmuseum.org/meditation-events. 703-992-6887.

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4/18-20
Aldo Leopolod Facilitator Training-educators, park volunteers, all are welcome. Visit: www.foxhavenfarm.org, email: info@foxhavenfarm.org, or call: 240-490-5484.

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Wednesday Night Mediumship Development Circle, 7:30-9:20pm. Spiritualist Medium Konstana Morning Star offers this unique practice opportunity for those who want to develop their mediumship & psychic abilities. 8 weeks. Silver Spring, MD. www.silverspringoflight.com

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4/22-24
Holy Fire Karuna® Reiki Practitioner & Master Class. Both a practitioner and master teacher class with enrollment at either practitioner or master level. A sublime Reiki system for diminishing suffering and heightening openness. It has eight healing symbols and utilizes chanting, toning, and guides to heal at the cellular level. Includes Holy Fire Ignition, attunements, symbols, and hands-on practice. Master level completion enables teaching Karuna Reiki and all levels of Usui/Holy Fire (Level I through ART/Master). www.reikiforallcreatures.net

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Eight Spiritual Powers: The Power to Be a Witness. Have you ever wanted to be in control of your environment and situations that unfold in front of you on a daily basis? The Power to Be a Witness to events you cannot change is the ability to rise above the current situation without being affected. At the Meditation Museum, 9525 Georgia Ave. Suite 101, Silver Spring, MD. 1:30-3:00pm. Free and open to all, voluntary contribution is appreciated. Registration is required at www.meditationmuseum.org or 301-588-0144.


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Usui Reiki Certification, Level I.
You will learn the amazing history of Reiki and gain an understanding of the human energy body and how energy flows and influences physical health. Your body will be attuned channel Reiki/Life Force Energy whenever it's needed in order to live optimally and heal at every level. You will leave with the knowledge and know-how to give yourself a Reiki treatment. Receive your Level I Attunement and Certificate.10am-4pm at Rising Phoenix Holistic Center. Register at www.RisingPhoenixHC.com or call 703-392-9200.

Eight Spiritual Powers: The Power to Be a Witness. Have you ever wanted to be in control of your environment and situations that unfold in front of you on a daily basis? The Power to Be a Witness to events you cannot change is the ability to rise above the current situation without being affected. At the Meditation Museum II, 1984 Chain Bridge Rd. Suite 201, McLean, VA. 11:30am-1:00pm. Free and open to all, voluntary contribution is appreciated. Registration is required at www.meditationmuseum.org/meditation-events. 703-992-6887.

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Project YOU: Join us for an exciting opportunity to explore your inner self. Beginning Tuesday evenings, 4/26/16, at Four Directions Wellness in Alexandria. Visit www.fourdirectionswellness.com

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Essential Oils for Massage Therapy Series: "Essential Oils and Detoxification." Potomac Massage Training Institute, 202-686-7046, www.pmti.org.

Busboys and Poets Wellness Revolution - Meditate the Vote with Sister Jenna. Join us as Sister Jenna discusses the launch of "Meditate the Vote" - a grassroots movement conceived by the America Meditating Radio Show and an alliance of Friends from around the country who are concerned citizens, wishing to contribute a greater awareness for ourselves and our country. At Busboys & Poets (Shirlington), 4251 South Campbell Avenue, Arlington, VA. 6:30-8:30pm. Free and open to all. Registration is required at www.meditationmuseum.org/meditation-events. 301-588-0144.

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"Past Lives, Dreams, and Soul Travel", workshop from 1-2:30pm, Talbot County Library, St. Michael's Branch, 106 Freemont St., St. Michael's, MD. For more information, call 301-439-2120. More information about Eckankar at www.eckankar.org or www.marylandeckankar.org.

World Tai Chi & Qigong Day - Free! Demonstrations, Mini-Classes and Healing Garden, Meadowlark Botanical Gardens, Vienna, VA. 10am-1:30pm. Info: www.PeaceableDragon.org.

4/30-5/1
Healing Touch Level 1 Class: Your choice: April 30-May 1, June 25-26, August 13-14, or September 10-11. Locations: Occoquan, VA or Silver Spring, MD. First class of 5-level energy medicine curriculum. Become a certified Healing Touch practitioner. $365 incls. manual, tuition, 18 CEUs AHNA, NCBTMB & more. 2-day education in integrative energy healing. Hands-on learning of concepts, principles and techniques. Develop as a provider. Practical applications. Worldwide Accredited program. Instructor: Lucrezia Mangione, MA, NCC, LPC, CMT, CHTP/I. Learn more: 802-578-3700 or www.HandcraftedHealth.net.

4/30-5/1
Restorative Deep Tissue Hot Stone Therapy. Potomac Massage Training Institute, 202-686-7046, www.pmti.org.

Being in the Now. It is an ancient truth and a modern dilemma. How do we stay present? And, what would our lives look like if most of our attention was dedicated to our thoughts, words and actions in the present, instead of the past and the future? At the Meditation Museum, 9525 Georgia Avenue, Suite 101, Silver Spring, MD. 1:30-3:00pm. Free and open to all, voluntary contribution is appreciated. Registration is required at www.meditationmuseum.org/meditation-events301-588-0144.


MAY
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Build Your Psychic Skills: The Short Course with Karen Fox.
Just getting started with your intuitive abilities?  Want to understand what the psychic sense is all about? Take this short course to jump start your psychic development, and use the full capacities of your mind. 10am-4pm at Rising Phoenix Holistic Center.

Register at www.RisingPhoenixHC.com or call 703-392-9200

The Karmic Law of Thought - You Become What You Think. First of a series of four classes on the philosophy of karma. Our thoughts create the world around us. Are you satisfied with the reality they are creating for you? At the Meditation Museum II, 1984 Chain Bridge Rd. Suite 201, McLean, VA. 11:30zm-1:00pm. Free and open to all, voluntary contribution is appreciated. Registration is required at www.meditationmuseum.org/meditation-events. 703-992-6887.

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3 Day Raja Yoga Meditation Foundation Course. Raja Yoga is an ancient system of meditation and spiritual understanding. It provides many answers to age-old questions relating to our identity and purpose and opens up a pathway to true peace of mind and a natural state of happiness. At the Meditation Museum, 9525 Georgia Avenue, Suite 101, Silver Spring, MD. Monday, Wednesday and Friday. Two times (same session), 12:00-1:00pm OR 6:30-8:00pm. Free and open to all, voluntary contribution is appreciated. Registration is required at www.meditationmuseum.org/meditation-events. 301-588-0144.


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3 Day Raja Yoga Meditation Foundation Course. 
Raja Yoga is an ancient system of meditation and spiritual understanding. It provides many answers to age-old questions relating to our identity and purpose and opens up a pathway to true peace of mind and a natural state of happiness. At the Meditation Museum II, 1984 Chain Bridge Rd., Suite 201, McLean, VA. Tuesday, Wednesday and Thursday. 7:00-8:00pm. Free and open to all, voluntary contribution is appreciated. Registration is required at www.meditationmuseum.org/meditation-events. 703-992-6887.


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5/6-7
The Connection Practice. Potomac Massage Training Institute, 202-686-7046, www.pmti.org.

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4th Annual Herb Day Celebration w/classes, wild food and herb walks, children's activities, camping; keynote speaker is Molly Meehan of Centro Ashe. Visit: www.foxhavenfarm.org, email: info@foxhavenfarm.org, or call: 240-490-5484.

Medicinal Plant Walk with Clinical Herbalist Ashley Litecky Elenbaas, 1-3pm, Rachel Carson Greenway Trail at 10700 Colesville Rd. in Silver Spring. Identifying plants in the wild is wonderful way to learn “Natura Sophia” or the "Wisdom of Nature." Ashley will teach you how to identify basic plant families and teach you how to safely sample some of natures greatest medicines. Learn how to identify local medicinal plants and simple ways to prepare these plants into usable medicines. Suggested donation range: $15 - $25.

Learn to Meditate. During the National Meditation Month of May, we will offer a series of special classes, Learn to Meditate. Join us and experience both the art and science of meditation. At the Meditation Museum, 9525 Georgia Avenue, Suite 101, Silver Spring, MD. Every Saturday in May. 11:00am-12:00pm. Free and open to all, voluntary contribution is appreciated. Registration is required at www.meditationmuseum.org/meditation-events 301-588-0144.

What Makes You You. There is a uniqueness to each of us. There is way to both deeply know ourselves, and at the same time feel connected to others.  At the Meditation Museum, 9525 Georgia Avenue, Suite 101, Silver Spring, MD. 1:30-3:00pm. Free and open to all, voluntary contribution is appreciated. Registration is required at www.meditationmuseum.org/meditation-events301-588-0144.

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Less Stress Motherhood. Happy Mother's Day! As we honor all the mothers of our lives, we will gather and offer tools for reducing the stress of motherhood. At the Meditation Museum II, 1984 Chain Bridge Rd. Suite 201, McLean, VA. 11:30am-1:00pm. Free and open to all, voluntary contribution is appreciated. Registration is required at www.meditationmuseum.org/meditation-events. 703-992-6887.

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5/12-16
Sign up for Divine Sleep YOGA NIDRA® 40-Hour Certificate Teacher Training—a guided meditation and relaxation that has been called “the antidote to the stresses of modern day life.” This training is for anyone—yoga teachers, therapists, counselors, health professionals, parents—interested in guiding deeply transformational rest that promotes healing, vitality and living life fully with enjoyment. Learn how to nourish yourself and others!  Led by Kripalu Teacher Trainer Jennifer Reis, E-RYT 500. At Dream Yoga Studio & Wellness Center, 1485 Chain Bridge Rd., Suite 104, McLean, VA 22101. Register at www.DreamYogaStudio.com or call 703-448-YOGA (9642).

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5/13-15
Three-Day Chi Kung Healing Certification Workship with Sigung Richard Clear. Farifax, VA. Registration and cost information: http://www.clearstaichi.com/workshops, Call: 703-638-0172

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Storytelling Festival & Barn Dance. Visit: www.foxhavenfarm.org, email: info@foxhavenfarm.org, or call: 240-490-5484.

5/14-18
Reiki Professional Training 5-Day Intensive Workshop designed especially for those who want to flourish in their practice. Become certified to teach nurses and offer 8 CEs. Saturday through Wednesday, 10am-3:30pm. Lunch included. www.ReikiProfessionalTraining.com or call 240-780-8444.

Learn to Meditate. During the National Meditation Month of May, we will offer a series of special classes, Learn to Meditate. Join us and experience both the art and science of meditation. At the Meditation Museum, 9525 Georgia Avenue, Suite 101, Silver Spring, MD. Every Saturday in May. 1-12:00pm. Free and open to all, voluntary contribution is appreciated. Registration is required at www.meditationmuseum.org/meditation-events 301-588-0144.

Dealing with Conflict. Conflict is part of the human story. Join us for a revealing session on the inner secrets to dealing with conflict, and coming out feeling peaceful. At the Meditation Museum, 9525 Georgia Ave., Suite 101, Silver Spring, MD. 1:30-3:00pm. Free and open to all, voluntary contribution is appreciated. Registration is required at www.meditationmuseum.org/meditation-events. 301-588-0144.

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Animal Reiki for Reiki Practitioners. A blend of Western and traditional Reiki for animals from shelter animals to the dying. Includes lessons, preparation, inviting animals into the space, symbol use, distant Reiki, and grids. Includes practice on dogs, cats, horses. www.reikiforallcreatures.net

COUPLES Massage. Potomac Massage Training Institute, 202-686-7046, www.pmti.org.

Usui Reiki Certification, Level II. Learn how to perform Reiki, the Japanese technique administered by the laying on of hands and promotes healing in the body at all levels, as a practitioner for clients, family, and friends. Receive your Level II Attunement and Certificate. 10am-4pm at Rising Phoenix Holistic Center. Register at www.RisingPhoenixHC.com or call 703-392-9200.

Learn to Meditate. If you have ever wanted to meditate but did not know how to begin, this class is for you. Learn the basic tools of incorporating meditation into your daily life. At the Meditation Museum II, 1984 Chain Bridge Rd., Suite 201, McLean, VA. 11:30am- 12:30pm. Free and open to all, voluntary contribution is appreciated. Registration is required at www.meditationmuseum.org/meditation-events. 703-992-6887.

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Women and Meditation with Sister Jenna. Women play an incredible role in all societies around the world, even when they are not recognized for their rich contributions. During National Meditation Month, we wish to honor women and share the gift of meditation. For Women only. At the Meditation Museum, 9525 Georgia Ave. Suite 101, Silver Spring, MD. 6:30-8:00pm. Free and open to all, voluntary contribution is appreciated. Registration is required at www.meditationmuseum.org/meditation-events. 301-588-0144.

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5/20-24
Dr. Vodder School International: Basic 5-Day Full Body Manual Lymph Drainage Course. Potomac Massage Training Institute, 202-686-7046, www.pmti.org.

Past Lives ~ Future Loves: Group Past Life Regression w/ Joanne Selinske, Ph.D., Cht., at Soul Source Friday, 7-10pm. $45. Register at www.theSoulSource.net, JoanneSelinske@theSoulSource.net or 410-371-7950

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"Past Lives, Dreams, and Soul Travel," workshop from 2:30-3:30pm, Charlotte Hall Library, 37600 New Market Rd., Charlotte Hall, MD. For more information, call 301-439-2120. More information about Eckankar at www.eckankar.org or www.marylandeckankar.org.

INTRODUCTION TO SPIRITUAL TAROT with Pathways Columnist, Rev. Geraldine Amaral. 10:30am-5pm, $90. Learn how to read Tarot, use the cards for personal empowerment, meditation and creating your destiny. Arlington, VA Call 202-441-0415 or www.thespiritualtarot.com

Learn to Meditate. During the National Meditation Month of May, we will offer a series of special classes, Learn to Meditate. Join us and experience both the art and science of meditation. At the Meditation Museum, 9525 Georgia Avenue, Suite 101, Silver Spring, MD. Every Saturday in May. 11:00am-12:00pm. Free and open to all, voluntary contribution is appreciated. Registration is required at www.meditationmuseum.org/meditation-events 301-588-0144.

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CPR/First Aid. Potomac Massage Training Institute, 202-686-7046, www.pmti.org.

"Dreams, A Source of Inner Truth,"
workshop from 2-3:30pm, Central Maryland Eckankar Center, 1738 Elton Rd., Suite 104, Silver Spring, MD. For more information, call 301-439-2120. More information about Eckankar at www.eckankar.org or www.marylandeckankar.org.

Hypnosis to Increase Your Intuition with Karen Fox. Quiet your mind so you can hear your inner voice, your inner wisdom. You will experience several hypnosis sessions to clear blocks to your psychic sense, and open and expand your intuitive abilities. Learn a self-hypnosis protocol to enter into a light trance so you can better access your intuition. 10am-5pm at Rising Phoenix Holistic Center. Register at www.RisingPhoenixHC.com or call 703-392-9200.

Eight Spiritual Powers: The Power to Pack Up. Have you ever wanted to be in control of your environment and situations that unfold in front of you on a daily basis? The Power to Pack-up is the ability to pause the thoughts that are not serving us in a second. At the Meditation Museum II, 1984 Chain Bridge Rd., Suite 201, McLean, VA. 11:30am-1:00pm. Free and open to all, voluntary contribution is appreciated. Registration is required at www.meditationmuseum.org/meditation-events. 703-992-6887.

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Essential Oils for Massage Therapy Series: "Essential Oils and Women." Potomac Massage Training Institute, 202-686-7046, www.pmti.org.

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FREE Lecture on Meditation, The Teachings of Paramahansa Yogananda. author of Autobiography of a Yogi. USG Conference Center in Rockville, 9630 Gudelsky Dr. Presented by Washington DC Center of Self-Realization Fellowship. Visit: www.washingtondcsrf.org, for more information.

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5/28-29
Ortho-Bionomy® - Working with the Extremities. Potomac Massage Training Institute, 202-686-7046, www.pmti.org.

Learn to Meditate. During the National Meditation Month of May, we will offer a series of special classes, Learn to Meditate. Join us and experience both the art and science of meditation. At the Meditation Museum, 9525 Georgia Avenue, Suite 101, Silver Spring, MD. Every Saturday in May. 11:00am-12:00pm. Free and open to all, voluntary contribution is appreciated. Registration is required at www.meditationmuseum.org/meditation-events 301-588-0144.

Eight Spiritual Powers: The Power to Pack Up. Have you ever wanted to be in control of your environment and situations that unfold in front of you on a daily basis? The Power to Pack-up is the ability to pause the thoughts that are not serving us in a second. At the Meditation Museum, 9525 Georgia Ave., Suite 101, Silver Spring, MD. 1:30- 3:00pm. Free and open to all, voluntary contribution is appreciated. Registration is required at www.meditationmuseum.org or 301-588-0144.



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"Dreams, A Source of Inner Truth," workshop from 11am-12:30pm, Baltimore Eckankar Center, 2318 N. Charles St., Baltimore, MD. For more information, call 301-439-2120. More information about Eckankar at www.eckankar.org or www.marylandeckankar.org.


JUNE
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6/3-5
Amma Sri Karunamayi will be visiting the DC area and will host three programs at the Hindu Temple of Metropolitan Washington, 10001 Riggs Road, Adelphi MD 20783. Individual. Blessings/Saraswati Diksha, Friday June 3, 11 am to 5 pm. Silent Meditation Retreat, Saturday June 4, 8 am to 6 pm. Homa/Sacred Fire Ceremony, Sunday June 5, 9 am to 1 pm with free lunch afterwards. All events are free except for the Silent Meditation Retreat. Please visit our website at: www.karunamayi.org/world-tour/north-america or contact Keith Burton, Keith1080@gmail.com, 240-447-3630.

6/3-5
Spiritual Yoga Retreat at the Bon Secours Retreat Center in Marriottsville, MD. Join us for a weekend of peace and renewal in a beautiful pastoral setting. Teachers from the Sivananda lineage will guide us in meditation and wisdom teachings.  Hatha Yoga and Yoga Nidra will be offered. For full details please go to www.ChidanandacentenaryUSA.org

6/3-7/24
Victoria Pendragon: A Different Vision at the Ice House Art Center &Gallery Independence & Mercer Streets. Berkeley Springs, WV, Opening Reception, June 3, 7:30pm

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Health Care Provider CPR. Potomac Massage Training Institute, 202-686-7046, www.pmti.org.

Touch of Massage-Learn to Massage Family and Friends. Potomac Massage Training Institute, 202-686-7046, www.pmti.org.

Yoga & Mindfulness for Special Needs. Visit: www.foxhavenfarm.org, email: info@foxhavenfarm.org, or call: 240-490-5484.

The Karmic Law of Money. Second of a series of four classes on the philosophy of karma. Join us as we examine the energy of our actions with money, and how we create our abundance. At the Meditation Museum II, 1984 Chain Bridge Rd., Suite 201, McLean, VA. 11:30am-1:00pm. Free and open to all, voluntary contribution is appreciated. Registration is required at www.meditationmuseum.org/meditation-events. 703-992-6887.

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6/9-12
Reiki III. Potomac Massage Training Institute, 202-686-7046, www.pmti.org.

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6/10-12
Neuromuscular Therapy: Torso/Pelvis. Potomac Massage Training Institute, 202-686-7046, www.pmti.org.

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Shenandoah Valley Herbal Gathering, Shepherdstown, WV. Come celebrate the healing wisdom of the plants and the gifts of community. Herbal and Permaculture based classes. Plant and tree walks. Local artisan vendors. Community Land Art project. Live musical performance by Bele Bele Rhythm Collective! For more info and to register visit www.sacredrootswv.com.

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6/17-19
The Grand Opening of The Enchanted Fae, Esoteric Store and Natural Boutique. Grand Opening Events Include: Free Seated Massage, Free Hand Treatments, Free Instructional Classes, Raffles, Other Activities, Freebies and more! 111 University Blvd. West, Silver Spring MD 20901, 301-873-8345, or visit: www.theenchantedfae.com.

Many Lives, Many Lessons ~ Release the Past to Free Your Future: Group Past Life Regression w/ Joanne Selinske, Ph.D., Cht., at Soul Source Friday, 7-10pm. $45
Register at
www.theSoulSource.net, JoanneSelinske@theSoulSource.net or 410.371.7950

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Summer Psychic Fair, 10am-6pm, featuring a variety of Psychic Readers including Kali (all grown up now) from Psychic Kids! More information at: http://joy-of-being.net/psychic-fair/.

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COUPLES Massage. Potomac Massage Training Institute, 202-686-7046, www.pmti.org.

Usui Reiki Certification, Level III. Advance your Reiki practice by receiving the Reiki Master healing power symbols and you will learn how to pass healing attunements to others. Upon completion of this class you will be able to teach Reiki to others and obtain the materials and direction to do so. Receive your Level III Reiki Master Attunement and Certificate.10am-4pm at Rising Phoenix Holistic Center. Register at www.RisingPhoenixHC.com or call 703-392-9200.


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6/27-28
Reiki I/II Class:  Two days focused on self-care and facilitating healing for others. Early Bird Discount until May 31st. Offered at the Teal Center in Arlington, VA. Small class, practice time, printed manual. Public welcome, 16 NCBTMB CEs offered. Questions/more details: www.InspiredHolisticWellness.com.

6/27-28 Reiki I/II Class:  Two days focused on self-care and facilitating healing for others. Early Bird Discount until May 31st. Offered at the Teal Center in Arlington, VA. Small class, practice time, printed manual. Public welcome, 16 NCBTMB CEs offered. Questions/more details: www.InspiredHolisticWellness.com, or call 814-883-0957.

UPCOMING

7/23-30
Activating Your Intuition: Hawaiian Island Cruise. Activate your intuition so you can fully awaken to your intuitive potential, access immediate and direct insights, and let go of blockages that may be holding you back. Experience all this while cruising the Hawaiian Islands aboard the Norwegian Pride of America. Telepathic TV’s Mary Phelan will teach three seminars onboard the ship, all perfectly crafted to enable you to step easily into your intuitive power. This cruise is organized by Rising Phoenix Holistic Center. Register at www.RisingPhoenixHC.com or call 703-392-9200.

7/25
Massage Therapists - Ethics: Roles, Boundaries and Business. This is NOT your standard ethics class at the Teal Center – Arlington, VA. Section V: Roles and Boundaries in the morning. Afternoon focused on the business side of a healing arts practice. 8 NCBTMB CEs. Questions/more details: www.InspiredHolisticWellness.com.

7/27-28
Reiki I/II Class:  Two days focused on self-care and facilitating healing for others. Early Bird Discount until May 31st. Offered at the Teal Center in Arlington, VA. Small class, practice time, printed manual. Public welcome, 16 NCBTMB CEs offered. Questions/more details: www.InspiredHolisticWellness.com, or call 814-883-0957.

8/21-9/18
Train to become a Feng Shui consultant. 4 Sundays in Baltimore; 8/21/2016, 8/28, 9/11, 9/18. Hope Karan Gerecht 410-486-6086. Materials included. Mentoring included. www.quantumfusiondesign.com

9/30-10/2
Yoga for Life: A Weekend of Re-Imagining & Redesigning the Life You Want. Join internationally acclaimed teacher Jovinna Chan for this weekend: Make YOU the subject of love! You’ll engage in holistic and mind-clearing yoga practices anyone can do, utilize yoga’s 8-Limb Path as a guide to liberation and fulfillment, and answer key questions that will help you create a lifestyle—and a supportive Home Yoga Practice—that reflect what's most important to you. At Dream Yoga Studio & Wellness Center, 1485 Chain Bridge Rd., Suite 104, McLean, VA 22101! Register at www.DreamYogaStudio.com or call 703-448-YOGA (9642).

10/1-2
Healing Touch Level 2 Class Workshop: Locations: Silver Spring, MD. Second class of 5-level energy medicine curriculum. Become a certified Healing Touch practitioner. $365 includes manual, tuition, 18 CEUs AHNA, NCBTMB & more. 2-day education in integrative energy healing. Hands-on learning of concepts, principles and techniques. Develop as a provider. Practical applications. Worldwide Accredited program. Instructor: Lucrezia Mangione, MA, NCC, LPC, CMT, CHTP/I Learn more: 802-578-3700 or www.HandcraftedHealth.net.

ONGOING
aCHIeve Weight Loss Program: Casey Health Institute’s new clinically supervised weight loss program addresses every aspect of an individual’s life to ensure long-lasting weight loss maintained through lifestyle change. Our Naturopathic Doctor, Nutritionist, and Health Coaches will work with you to educate, guide, and hold you accountable to the weight loss plan that suits you best. In addition to the program, Casey Health offers aCHIeve wellness-based, weight loss classes on a variety of lifestyle topics such as: nutrition, fitness, mindful eating, and yoga. These classes are open to the public and occur on a rotating schedule. Class fee is $15; classes are 60 min. Call the Wellness Center for more details: 301-355-2030. www.caseyhealth.org

Ageless Wisdom Teaching: free talks and classes
on the return of the Masters of Wisdom into our modern world since Atlantis, their Plan for humanity and our role in the evolution of consciousness on our planet, the path of initiation as well as the most potent form of spiritual development and service. Please inquire at skourangis@gmail.com.

America Meditating Radio Show
. Listen 24/7 online for inspiring discussions on ways to combat challenges we encounter along the journey of life. Hosted by Sister Jenna, Director, Meditation Museum. www.blogtalkradio.com/americameditating.

Berkeley Springs Farmer's Market on Fairfax Street.
Sundays, April-mid Dec., 10am-2pm. www.berkeleyspringsfarmersmarket.org

Yin Yoga Classes offered every Wednesday by Machelle Lee, certified & registered yoga instructor and massage therapist. 6:30pm. held at Rivendell Center, 9339 Fraser Ave., Silver Spring. Drop in rate: $10/class. www.machellelee.com

Community Night at Casey Health:
Every Monday evening; $5 for the entire night! Yoga 5-5:30pm; Reiki 5:45-6:45pm; Meditation 5:45-6:45pm. Open to all! Come join in the fun! www.caseyhealth.org

Combination of Flow and Yin Yoga Community Yoga Class, All Levels,
6:30-7:45pm, every Tuesday, Rivendell Center. Beautiful space, great group, $10. Taught by Claudia Neuman, E-RYT, Certified Anusara Yoga Instructor. Visit: www.yogafiveo.com or www.alignwithgrace.com for more information about Claudia.

Community Yoga Classes at Unity Woods Yoga Center in Bethesda.
Every Friday, 6-7pm open to all levels $8/cash drop-in fee. 4853 Cordell Ave. (Triangle Towers), 16th Flr. Suite PH7. Information at www.unitywoods.com or 301-656-8992.

'A Course in Miracles' Spiritual Discussion Study Groups meet AM and PM, weekly in Baltimore, Carroll, and Howard Counties. Donation $7.00. RSVP to NRSsolutions@yahoo.com for more information.

Dance Fitness!
Come join our fabulous new exercise instructor Julie Hoang for this high-energy workout that combines upbeat international music with unique choreographed routines. Dance away your cares while burning 600-900 calories per class. Julie leads this exciting cardio workout we promise will get you hooked! Class fee is $5. Classes held on Monday and Wednesday evenings from 7:30-8:30pm at Casey Health Institute. To sign up: www.caseyhealth.org.

Energy Healing Certification Course.
Learn to channel energy to others or for yourself. Ideal course for those just becoming aware of their Divine intuitive gift or those seeking to develop these skills with guidance from experienced energy hales. Follow workshops on specialized healing modalities including Reiki-Reflexology-Chakra Balancing & Cleansing-Crystals. Institute for Spiritual Development, 5419 Sherier Pl., NW, DC 20016. Info: www.isd-dc.org/healing-cert-course/.

Family Systems Constellations Training with Francesca Mason
Boring, one weekend per month, March-September. www.blueberrygardens.org

Free talks
about the one known as the Christ, Messiah, Imam Mahdi and Maitreya Buddha who has reentered the modern world. If you can accept this even as a possibility, please make the effort to inquire further at www.share-international.org. For free talks and information, contact: skourangis@gmail.com.

Fox Haven Food, Medicine & Dye Foragers group
meets every last Saturday of the month. Visit: www.foxhavenfarm.org, email: info@foxhavenfarm.org, or call: 240-490-5484.

Having a Loving Relationship Workshop Series.
This ongoing workshop series is designed to provide a mutually supportive environment in the pursuit of building a loving and mindful relationship. We will discuss relationship challenges and help each other achieve a greater understanding of our relationship with our spouse/partner. If interested in joining the workshop (covered by insurance), please contact Mari Craig, LCSW-C, maricraig@comcast.net or 301-929-9767; or Len Adler, LCSW-C, leonard.adler@verizon.net or 301-460-3111.

Healing Touch Practice Group. Practice group will meet on the 1st Wednesday of each month from 6 to 8pm. This is a great way to practice Healing Touch techniques, answer questions, and share experiences. All HT Levels are invited to participate. Contact Donna Adams at 954-290-9313 or softlandinghealing@gmail.com for additional information.

Hungry For God?
Eckankar Worship Services offer an opportunity to join with other seekers in consciousness-provoking discussions on deeply spiritual topics. These services can be a gateway to experiences with the Light and Sound of God. Every Sunday at 11am. NoVa ECK Center, 2810 Old Lee Highway, #301, Fairfax, Virginia 22031; 703-916-0515.

Inner Balance / Inner Wisdom Workshop, last Saturday of each month, 10-11:30am. Potomac Massage Training Institute, 202-686-7046, www.pmti.org.

K.O.R.E. Workout: Kettlebells, Oxygen, Resistance and Energy!
Open to all levels of experience, this new, dynamic and personalized class builds muscle strength and bone density, strengthens your core, develops cardiovascular endurance and increases flexibility while gaining body awareness. Classes offered every Tuesday from 6-7pm at The Casey Health Institute. 800 S. Frederick Ave., Gaithersburg, MD. Visit www.caseyhealth.org to register or call 301-355-2030.

Life Empowerment Monthly Discussion Group.
Led by Ava Barron-Shasho, Certified Life Coach & LCSW. Institute For Spiritual Development. NW-DC. 5419 Sherier Pl., NW, DC 20016 www.isd-dc.org

Message Circles 2016, Institute for Spiritual Development. Second Saturdays, even months, April 9, June 11, August 13, October 8, December 10. Visit: www.isd-dc.org.

Mindfulness Meditation, 2nd and 4th Wednesdays, 7-8pm. Potomac Massage Training Institute, 202-686-7046, www.pmti.org.

Project YOU: Join us for an exciting opportunity to explore
your inner self. Beginning Tuesday evenings, 4/26/16, at Four Directions Wellness in Alexandria. Visit www.fourdirectionswellness.com


Psychic Fairs 2016, Institute for Spiritual Development. Second Saturdays, odd months.
March 12, May 14, July 9, September 10, & November 12. Visit:
www.isd-dc.org.

'SEARCH FOR GOD' Spiritual Discussion Study Groups meets in Westminster every Wednesday at 3 PM. Donation $7.00 tax deductible. All are welcome to attend. RSVP to NRSsolutions@yahoo.com for more information.

Sivananda Yoga Classes, with Ashish Dashottar. A complete yoga routine with breathing exercises (Pranayama), warm-up, core exercises, and Asanas (postures). Classes on Saturdays from 9-10:30am at the Maryland Hindu Milan Mandir located at 16921 New Hampshire Ave, Silver Spring, MD 20905. First-time student: Flat $10. For more information or to register for a class, visit: www.ashishyoga.com, email ashish@ashishyoga.com, or call 301-537-5222.

The Soul Shepherd,
Intuitive Empath, Psychic Medium, Medical Intuitive will be offering a “one hour psychic reading session” (in person) for the discounted investment of $80 during the months of March, April and May. Please mention PATHWAYS DISCOUNT when booking this appointment. To book, please call Eileen Strange at 410-833-0222. www.thesoulshepherd.com

Sunday Celebration & Worship, Institute for Spiritual Development.
Come celebrate the Divine in our lives with community, acceptance and unconditional Love. 11am-12:15pm, September through June, 10-11:15am, July through August. Visit: www.isd-dc.org.

Transmission Meditation: 
the most powerful form of meditation given to humanity by a Master of Wisdom for spiritual growth and service to the world. Free meetings. Please inquire at skourangis@gmail.com.

6/3-7/24
Victoria Pendragon: A Different Vision at the Ice House Art Center &Gallery Independence & Mercer Streets. Berkeley Springs, WV , Opening Reception, June 3, 7:30pm




























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