Family Health Day
Free and paid classes to start your year right!Â Family Health means many things. We’re only touching on a few.Â Join us for any and all classes on this special day.
January 10, 2009
10am FREE!Â Doulas of the Southwest Tea
10:30-11am Intro to Yoga for Pregnancy and Beyond -Â INSTRUCTOR ILL – CANCELED
FREE! For yoga newbies to yoga enthusiasts. Come to this Q&A with Heatherlee Farrell and ask any and all questions about yoga for where you are NOW: pregnancy, postpartum, with baby, or just for overall health.
11am-11:45Â Herbal Remedies for Winter Coughs and Colds -Â FREE! With the FDA warning parents not to use over-the-counter cold and cough medicine for children under 10, what’s a parent to do when children inevitably get sick?Â Luckily, the plant world provides us with many effective cough and cold remedies that can help our little ones get relief from their symptoms and recover more quickly.Â Midwife and herbalist, Mary Lou Singleton, will present natural remedies safe for babies, children, and pregnant mothers.
11:15-11:45amÂ Music, Movement and Massage – FREE INTRO! See if this ongoing class is right for your family! Bring your Toddlers & Preschoolers for some interactive fun as we explore the world through music, movement and massage! We will play instruments, learn some dances from around the world, explore basic yoga moves through storytelling and finish it off with some nice relaxing massage. Every third Wednesday!
noon-12:30pm Tips for Fitting in Fitness – FREE!Â Little Steps for a Big Difference in 2009. Great for busy moms!
12:45-1:15pmÂ Healthier Birth and Babies with Chiropractic Care – FREE! With Dr. Karen Genter.Â Â
1:30-3:30pm Nourishing Our Children with Traditional Foods – Join us for this dynamic presentation that explains why many traditional foods now considered unhealthy are, in fact, vital to the growth and intellectual development of our children. If the low-fat message never set right with you, come learn more! If you wonder why suddenly no one can/should drink cow’s milk, come learn more! If soy doesn’t seem like a wonder food to you, come learn more! This presentation will benefit those with children, but also those preparing to conceive or those with their own nutritional concerns. Your $15 donation goes to cover costs, including a donation to Nourishing Our Children.Â More details here…
4-6pmÂ Fluoride and Your Family -Â CANCELED DUE TO LACK OF PREREGISTRATIONS.Â IF YOU ARE INTERESTED IN THIS TALK IN THE FUTUE, CONTACT US.
With Brendan Bombaci, anti-fluoride activist.Â Â Learn what scientists AND the EPA say about fluoride consumption and what your family needs to know to stay healthy, including detox times for for fluoride, food preparation, water treatment options, thoughts on kids at school where fluoride is prevalent, which foods are high and low in concentration levels ,and health product/healthcare details.Â $10 donation to speaker to cover travel and other costs.