Published on June 1st, 2013 | by Publisher, Natural Awakenings New Mexico0
June 2013 – Calendar of Events
SUNDAY, JUNE 2
Step Into Grace – 2-5pm. A fun and flavorful afternoon of Bollywood style fitness infused with yoga, meditation and music. Led by Shibana Singh from Shibana 1 Wellness. $40 advance/$45 day. BODY,333 W Cordova Rd., Santa Fe. 505-986-0362.
TUESDAY, JUNE 4
How To Stay Hydrated For Summer Fitness & Sports Performance – 12-1pm. Rebecca Phillips DC. More than 80% of us are dehydrated & so our muscles, brain and nerves do not function well. Learn how fluids, electrolytes, amino acids and enzymes can restore function and maximize summer fitness & sports performance. Free. Pharmaca Integrative Pharmacy, 8910 Holly Ave. NE, Albuquerque.505-796-0387.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 5
Men’s CAL Group – 4:30-6:30 pm. 1st & 3rd Wednesday each month. A meeting of men in a safe environment who confidentially share deeply with like minded from their life experiences. At Albuquerque Center for Spiritual Living on 1st Wednesday and at High Desert Center for Spiritual Living on 3rd Wednesday. Facilitators are Don Wismer, RScP and Mike Loewen, RScP. Call Don at 505-897-0482. 521 Paradise Blvd NW, Albuquerque. 505-259-2803.
THURSDAY, JUNE 6
Lifesongs Community Conversations – 6:30-8:30pm. Lifesongs Community Conversations are open to the public and provide an opportunity to come together to share and reflect on personal experiences with care-giving, aging and dying.Experts from the fields of creative aging, hospice, and medicine will join community members to provide critical insight and reflection. With Molly Sturges and Acushla Bastible. Free. Academy for the Love of Learning, 133 Seton Village Rd. Santa Fe. 505-995-1860. firstname.lastname@example.org/aloveofearning.org.
FRIDAY, JUNE 7
Spirit Winds Café Metaphysical Fair – 6-10pm. Enjoy a relaxing evening of inner exploration, life insights, balancing and healing. Affordable mini sessions with Psychic Readers, Pet Intuitive, Energy Healers, Astrology, and more. Healing/spiritual/metaphysical items will also be available for purchase. Free. Nativo Lodge, 6000 Pan American Freeway NE, Albuquerque, For directions: 505-903-5987. For more info: 505-217-6664.
Community Meditation — 6-6:30pm. Join a group meditation and chant an ancient sound. Access the higher power within you and experience more love in your daily life. Free. Eckankar Center, 2501 San Pedro NE, Ste 113, Albuquerque. 505-265-7388.
Healing Past Lives – 7-9:30pm. Explore a past life in a group healing circle that’s affecting you at this time with Hypnotherapist Robert Morrison and Rheanni Lightwater, Reiki Master/Teacher. $40. Soul Resources, 2728 Valencia Dr. NE Albuquerque. 505-271-4612.
Dancing with Spirit – 7-8:30pm. Explore and express your Divine connection through movement. Blissful for all, no dance experience required. All are welcome! Free. High Desert Center for Spiritual Living, 5621 Paradise Blvd. NW, Albuquerque. Call Elizabeth Summers, 505-710-2259.
SATURDAY, JUNE 8
Color Therapy for Your Garden – 1-3:30pm. Learn the powerful benefits of using colors in the landscape to influence well-being with Susan Bauer Combs. Re-discover the color wheel and how to custom blend mood-enhancing planting schemes. $45. Santa Fe Community Foundation, 501 Halona St, Santa Fe. 505-216-0775. email@example.com. Pre-registration is required at BigDogSeminars.com.
Dealing With Sports Injuries & Musculoskeletal Pain – 1-2pm. David Salgado DOM. Explore natural remedies to relieve pain and restore function. We will talk about herbal supplements and topical applications, as well as complimentary techniques such as acupuncture, manipulation, moxa and cupping. Free. Pharmaca Integrative Pharmacy, 8910 Holly Ave. NE, Albuquerque. 505-796-0387.
Nia for Everybody & The Basics of Nia – 3:30-5:30pm. Jump-start your body and spirit this summer. Join Kelle Rae Oien, Nia Black Belt, for this 2-hour introduction to the Nia Technique. Kelle will teach the basic ‘52 Moves’ of Nia. With soul-stirring music, Nia pumps your heart, sparks your spirit, motivates your mind, enhances your balance and tones your muscles with expressive movement and mindful awareness. $20. BODY, 333 W Cordova Rd., Santa Fe. 505-986-0362.
The Gratitude Game Event – 11:30am-1:30pm. “The Abounding River” game by the Gratitude Cafe’ of San Francisco, CA, provides a safe and fun space to release, uplift, and challenge yourself in gentle ways! Inspiring times, great new people, and yummy potluck! Sponsored by Enchanted Healing of New Mexico, Nob Hill, Albuquerque. Event may be held at nearby shaded park, weather & group size depending. Please call to reserve. 505-362-5847.
Achieving Athletic Excellence Naturally – 12-2pm. Ben Stoops, Herbalist. Come in during our “Athletes Edge” event (11am-3pm) and discuss Pharmaca’s options for physical excellence. Pharmaca Integrative Pharmacy, 530 W Cordova Rd, Ste B, Santa Fe. 505-820-7690.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 12
Peaceable Kingdom: The Journey Home – 6 pm. A riveting story of transformation and healing. The award winning film explores the awakening conscience of several people who grew up in traditional farming culture and who have now come to question the basic assumptions of their way of life. Q&A following the screening. Free. Presented by Santa Fe Veg at the Santa Fe Public Library – La Farge Branch, 1730 Llano Street, Santa Fe. 505-955-4860.
FRIDAY, JUNE 14
Community Meditation – 10-10:30am. Join a group meditation and chant an ancient sound. Access the higher power within you and experience more love in your daily life. Free. Highland Senior Center,
131 Monroe NE, Albuquerque. 505-265-7388.
SATURDAY, JUNE 15
Reflexology, Level One – June 15/16, 9am-6 pm. With Jim Williams, B.Ed, MAR. First level of 6-level training. One of the best reflexology trainings, taught in easy, affordable modules. Inspiring you to learn bodywork without the body! 16 CE hours $260/$230 early bird by June 1, 2013. New Mexico Academy of Healing Arts, 501 Franklin Ave., Santa Fe, NM 87501. 505- 982 -6271.
Connect With Your Angels & Guides – 10am-12pm. Spirit guides, angels, ascended masters, and other entities are wonderful sources of information and counsel, and they are available to us all. In this class, through guided meditation, self-reflection, conversation and a little bit of play, we’ll discover more about our guides than we ever knew before. $25. Center For Inner Truth, 826 Camino de Monte Rey, A1, Santa Fe, Pre-register 505-920-4418.
What is Homeopathy – 1-3pm. Lindsay Fontana, Nutritionist/Homeopath. Talk with Lindsay about your homeopathic questions and Pharmaca’s remedies. Pharmaca Integrative Pharmacy, 530 W Cordova Rd, Ste B, Santa Fe. 505-820-7690. eiki Attunement: First Degree Usui Shiki Ryo Ho – 10am-4pm. Learn about self-healing, chakras and cleansing mind, body and spirit with Rheanni Lightwater. Includes advanced chakra activation and award winning book: Reiki Chakra Keys. $150.00. Soul Resources, 2728 Valencia Dr. NE Albuquerque. 505-271-4612.
SUNDAY, JUNE 16
Women’s Moon Lodge: The Imprint of Beauty – 11am-3pm. We honor the ancient Grandmothers of the Land where we live, as we meet at Taa-naashkaa-da Sanctuary for a hike. An atmosphere of new beginning is our attitude as we discover the spirit of life that runs through the feminine energies. We let our excitement for the moment spur us on. $35 sugg. donation. Potluck. Taa-naash-kaa-da Sanctuary, 119 Mira Sol Dr., Las Vegas. RSVP firstname.lastname@example.org. 505- 414-1583.
Evening with the Ascended Masters – 7-9pm. Rev.AliceAnn Melchizedek is a Clear Voice channel for the Ascended Masters and Realms of Light. This monthly in-home gathering and teleconference for Light workers is an excellent opportunity to meet the Ascended Masters of the Spiritual Hierarchy and Angels from the Realms of Light. Each person has an opportunity to speak directly to the Teachers & Guides. Street parking is limited & always be respectful of neighbors. $22. Santa Fe. Call 505-660-5278 for directions.
MONDAY, JUNE 17
Prenatal & Postpartum Wellness Consults – 7-8pm. Jenny Antill and Heathar Shepard will introduce themselves as new consultants with The Birthing Tree and talk about ways Traditional Nutrition contributes to a healthy pregnancy, birth and post-partum! Come and learn how the food you crave during pregnancy can be healthy for you! They will discuss other services they provide such as; relationship counsel, stress management, herbal support and more. Free. The Birthing Tree. 2047 Glister St. Santa Fe. 602-750-3155.
Amma in Albuquerque – 10am-3pm & 7:30pm–1am. Millions worldwide have been comforted by Amma’s “hug” and inspired by her vast charitable activities, as well as her message of love, selfless service and equality for all. You are warmly invited to meet Amma and receive her individual, loving embrace at this festive celebration. Free. Retreat June 18-20, (register at Amma.org). Marriott Pyramid North, 5151 San Francisco Road NE, in Albuquerque. 505- 982-9801.
Psychic Reading Faire – 6-8pm. All of your answers are held within. Get a neutral look in the form of a clairvoyant reading to help you gain clarity on your present time situation and get ideas for next steps in your life. Fifteen minutes – $10. Appointments available every fifteen minutes starting at 6pm or drop in. Center For Inner Truth, 826 Camino de Monte Rey, A1, Santa Fe. 505-920-4418.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 19
Attaining optimal Body Weight naturally –1-2pm. Explore Pharmaca’s options for weight loss and reaching your physical goals. Pharmaca Integrative Pharmacy, 530 W Cordova Rd, Ste B,Santa Fe. 505-820-7690.
THURSDAY, JUNE 20
Amma in Albuquerque – 7pm-1am. Millions worldwide have been comforted by Amma’s “hug”and inspired by her vast charitable activities, as well as her message of love, selfless service and equality for all. You are warmly invited to meet Amma and receive her individual, loving embrace at this festive celebration. Free. Marriott Pyramid North, 5151 San Francisco Road NE, in Albuquerque. 505- 982-9801.
Grand Opening EarthGift Herbals Aromatherapy Soaps – 10am-5pm. Celebrate solstice and your healthy body with soap made with the goodness of sunflower oil on the day of full sun! First 20 people get a free bar. Special discounts and offers. Look for the sunflowers! 3620 Wyoming NE North Entrance. In Albuquerque. 505-288-2233. EarthGift.com.
FRIDAY, JUNE 21
Live Music with Vinyasa Yoga – 5:45-7pm. Vinyasa led by Emily Branden and live cello from Michael Kott. Studio rates apply. BODY, 333 W Cordova Rd., Santa Fe. 505-986-0362.
Group Breath Session – 6:30-8pm. Turn your life’s challenges into a healing release as you go within for Solstice! Therapeutic Breathwork is a gentle and safe method to clear long-standing emotional blocks and memories. We can release old repeating patterns and find the strength beneath them. Bring two blankets. Limited space, preregister. $25. Center For Inner Truth, 826 Camino de Monte Rey, A1, Santa Fe, Pre-register 505-920-4418.
Summer Solstice Ceremony of Light – 9am-12pm & 3-6 pm. The OakRose Academy of Light will be celebrating Summer Solstice with a day of Guided meditation with the overlighting Masters followed by an evening Ceremony of Light, 6-7pm. Public is welcome. Meditation and Service at 5pm for those who would like to integrate Divine shift at the cusp of the first day of Summer 2013. The June Solstice of 2013 is an important calendar date in Earth’s progression to 5D. Santa Fe. Call Rev. AliceAnn for directions. 505-660-5278.
Summer Solstice: Annual Wheel Dance – 10am-5pm. Maria Yraceburu & Phil Chavez. We have danced the New World since the time of the Apache Dreamer, Nochaydelklinne, 150 years ago. The sacred intent of the dance is to elicit direct connection with Spirit in all its manifestations. Dance the mysterious circle of earth, sky and moon. Through dance, our ancestors knew the Mysterious Powers and developed intuitive and instinctive connections that made it possible to live harmoniously and thrive. Potluck. $35 suggested donation. Taa-naash-kaada Sanctuary, 119 Mira Sol Dr., Las Vegas. RSVP email@example.com. 505- 414-1583
SATURDAY, JUNE 22
The Divine Feminine Painting of Kimberly Webber – 5-7pm. Opening party to celebrate Goddess archetypes and the Full Moon in Kimberly Webber ‘s work. The artist will be present to sign books and answer questions. Light summer refreshments to be had by all. Free. BODY, 333 Cordova Rd., Santa Fe. 505-986-0362.
SUNDAY, JUNE 23
Community Meditation – 10:30-11am. Join a group meditation and chant an ancient sound. Access the higher power within you and experience more love in your daily life. Free. Eckankar Center, 2501 San Pedro NE, Ste 113, Albuquerque. 505-265-7388.
MONDAY, JUNE 24
Everyday Psychic – 6:30-7:30pm. In this hour, try out a few basic tools to help you stay connected to your center despite any challenges in life. Be introduced to a simple meditation practice that heals, accelerates spiritual growth, and helps you to unlock your inner knowing. Everyone welcome. Tea and snacks afterward. Free. Center For Inner Truth, 826 Camino de Monte Rey, A1, Santa Fe. Pre-register 505-920-4418.
TUESDAY, JUNE 25
EarthGift Herbals Aromatherapy Soaps – 7am-1pm. Every Tuesday June 25 to October 26. Uptown Farmer’s Market Tuesdays at 1200 block Central Ave, Albuquerque near Presbyterian Hospital who sponsors the market. Special order – call 505-288-2233. EarthGift.com.
WEDNESDAY, JUNE 26
Sunset Tour of Seton Castle – 6:30-8pm. Join curator David L. Witt for an introduction to the life and legacy of Ernest Thompson Seton and his connection to the work of the Academy for the Love of Learning. We will learn about Seton as artist, writer, conservationist, and educator with special attention to his transformation from wildlife killer to wildlife protector. The evening will include a reading of excerpts from Seton stories. Free. Academy for the Love of Learning, 133 Seton Village Rd. Santa Fe. 505-995-1860. firstname.lastname@example.org./aloveofearning.org
FRIDAY, JUNE 28
Santa Fe Studio Tour 2013 Weekend – 5:30-7:30pm, Sat. 29th 10am-6pm, Sun 30th 12-5pm. Presented by Creative Santa Fe. 59 artists in 37 studio locations open their studios annually on the last weekend in June. This tour allows visitors to map out their own route and see as many studios as they wish. Artists will demonstrate their techniques and have art for sale. Free. Contact Jennifer Box at 505-471-4688. Download map at santafestudiotour.com.
SATURDAY, JUNE 29
Sports Supplements For Better Performance –1-2pm. Linda Love Herbalist. Learn about some of the exciting new products that are available here at Pharmaca to support your summer fitness pursuits and sports performance goals and how to integrate them into your daily nutrition plan. Free. Pharmaca Integrative Pharmacy, 8910 Holly Ave. NE, Albuquerque. 505-796-0387.
SUNDAY, JUNE 30
Bacon & Homebirth – 1-2:30pm. The Birthing Tree will be discussing how to eat the foods you crave in pregnancy and how they lead to less painful labors, abundant breast milk, and healthier babies. We also discuss homebirth options in New Mexico and how homebirth can be a safe, reliable and enjoyable option for your birth experience. The Birthing Tree, 2047 Galisteo St., Santa Fe. 602-750-3155.