Tag Archives: Workshop

Inner Engineering Program in New York

Thursday, August 24 at 6:00 PM
Temple Israel of the City of New York 112 E 75th St, New York

4 day Inner Engineering program led by an Isha teacher trained by Sadhguru

Program Venue:
Temple Israel of the City of New York 112 E 75th St, New York, NY 10021
Program schedule:

The program will start at 6:30pm on Thursday and finish at 7pm on Sunday. Program timings are as follows for each day:

Thursday: 6:00pm – 9:15pm
Friday: 6:00pm – 9:15pm
Saturday: 8:30am – 7:00pm
Sunday: 7:30am – 7:00pm

For more information visit https://www.ishafoundation.org/us/event-registration/?ee=2610&_ga=2.257295362.82806043.1503281243-372735484.1503281243

Journey to Wellness – An Upstate Escape Retreat

 

Friday to Sunday, July 14 to 16
Smallwood Retreat

A Wellness Sensorium experience, featuring workshops and classes including yoga, reiki, meditation, herbalism, aromatherapy, chakra balancing, cooking, crystal healing, hiking excursions, and more.

Set in Smallwood, NY, a beautiful landscape is the backdrop for the experience.

Retreat includes all workshops, lodging, and all locally sourced gourmet meals and snacks.

For more information visit http://healinginthecity.com/

Journey Meditation

Multiple dates, from 6 to 7 pm
WeWork Times Square, Room 12D (June 21 Room 14A)

In today’s constantly connected world, bringing some calm to a crowded mind can be difficult. Meditating for just a few minutes a day can make you happier, healthier, and reduce the stress of daily life.  Our simple, convenient approach is rooted in history, based in science and comes with some serious benefits. Join us and experience the many benefits of meditation firsthand. 

In this class, you will:  
  • Be taught the basics of meditation and how to start a daily practice
  • Learn more about the effects of meditation on the mind and body
  • Understand how meditation can reduce stress at work and beyond

For more information and tickets click here.

My Mom, My Doll, and Me: Doll Making Workshop & Tea Party

0, May 6 at 2:00 PM2:00 PM
Flushing Town Hall 137-35 Northern Blvd., Flushing, NY 11354

Dress in your teatime finery, bring your inner child, and create your own doll! Award-winning children’s author, illustrator, educator, and FTH Space Grantee, Timothy Bellavia leads this workshop for all ages, genders, and backgrounds, inspired by notable global mothers. It also includes a tea party with snacks, read aloud, book signings, and special red carpet photo-op. For ages 4 and up.
$20/$18 Members + $10 doll Making kit

For more information visit http://www.flushingtownhall.org/event/fdaf89dec485194c61771b0233707fc0

How to Spot Fake News

Saturday, April 15, 2017, 2:30 – 4:30 p.m.
Mid-Manhattan Library, 4th Floor PC Lab

Learn how to identify fake news, understand credible sources, and practice looking over sample articles to determine their validity.

  • Class Format: Lecture/demonstration
  • Audience: Adults, 50+, Adults

 

Saturday Sketching at the Guggenheim

Saturdays at 10 am
Solomon R. Guggenheim Museum

Prepared materials with drawing prompts allow visitors to explore Frank Lloyd Wright’s architectural shapes and spaces, and record their perspectives through drawing.

Art materials, including a drawing board, paper, a variety of pencils, and erasers, are available for loan at the Family Activity Kiosk. This program is geared towards teens, though families with children of all ages are welcome. No registration required.

Saturday Sketching is free with admission to the museum.

See more at https://www.guggenheim.org/event/saturday-sketching

 

Deepak Chopra at TimesTalks

Monday, March 27 from 7 to 8:15 PM
Florence Gould Hall, 55 East 59th Street, New York

Keeping one’s balance when the world is on edge isn’t easy. How does one stay emotionally, physically, and spiritually centered during difficult times? Join us for an enlightening evening with Deepak Chopra, MD in celebration of his recently released book “You are the Universe,” co–written with quantum physicist and cosmologist Menas Kafatos. In their book, Chopra and Kafatos present a bold new understanding of who we are, where we came from, and how we can reach our greatest potential. Chopra is a world–renowned pioneer in integrative medicine and personal transformation, a Board Certified Physician in Internal Medicine, Endocrinology and Metabolism, Clinical Professor of Medicine at the University of California, San Diego and the author of more than 85 books. Don’t miss this much–needed opportunity to get grounded and learn the spiritual tools to cope in times of stress, turbulence, and uncertainty.

See more here

 

 

NFTE Showcase

Thursday, March 23 from 7 to 9:30 pm
Network for Teaching Entrepreneurship, 120 Wall Street, 18th Floor, New York

This elegant annual event celebrates NFTE’s extraordinary teachers and alumni from around the world with our Global Young Entrepreneur and Global Enterprising Educator Awards, as well as our Volunteer of the Year award winners, and featuring a panel moderated by Forbes Editor Caroline Howard of #30Under30 entrepreneurs.

Over 400 attendees will have the chance to visit our young entrepreneurs’ and teachers’ exhibit tables and learn all about their businesses and their local NFTE program while sampling delicious hors d’oeuvres and cocktails.

See more at http://nfte.com/nftes-annual-showcase

 

Who’s Reading Next: ASPECTS OF LOVE with Jennifer Probst, Marcy Dermansky and John Reed

Tuesday, March 14 from 7 to 9 pm
Hotel Andaz at 75 Wall St

Bringing together a bestselling romance novelist, an award-winning literary novelist, and an experimental novelist who blurs lines among all genres from poetry to porn, the next Pen Parentis Literary Salon on Tuesday March 14th, 2017 at Andaz Wall Street (75 Wall, enter at Water) will delve into the various ways that writers address the topic of love. Three authors who write about love will be featured in a panel discussion moderated by Wai Look Award-winner Christina Chiu and Pen Parentis founding director M. M. De Voe. Readings by Jennifer Probst, Marcy Dermansky, and John Reed. Pen Parentis’ featured authors are parents – expect intimate discussion of real-world truths. Pen Parentis Literary Salons are a great place to meet book-loving neighbors as well as industry notables. Books will be vended for signings, or bring your own!

OPEN TO THE PUBLIC, 21+ only.

See more at http://www.penparentis.org/calendar/

 

FREE Modrn Sanctuary Health & Wellness Day

 

Wednesday, March 1
MODRN Sanctuary, 12 West 27th Street, 9th Floor

FREE HEALTH & WELLNESS DAY

The new luxury wellness center Modrn Sanctuary will host a FREE health and wellness event 12 West 27th Street in New York City on March 1, 2017, beginning at 9 AM.

Throughout the day, top hypnotherapists, nutritionists, acupuncturists, physical therapists, Pilates instructors and meditation masters will host complimentary classes, tutorials, workshops and therapies that promise to help New Yorkers de-stress, relax, revitalize, and reach their health and wellness goals.

Sessions will include: Chinese Medicine & Acupuncture, Pilates & YogaLife Coaching, Hypnosis, Nutrition Counseling, Meditation, and Physical Therapy.

To sign up for an event, please email desk@modrnsanctuary.com or go to www.modrnsanctuary.com to sign up. Space is limited.

Modrn Sanctuary FREE Health & Wellness Day Schedule for March 1:

 9:00am:     Pilates Strength & Stretch
10:00am:   Aromatherapy for Mood, Stress, & Energy Levels
10:30am:   Desk Posture & Stress Improvement
10:00am:   Integrative Supermarket Tour
11:00am:  Standing Meditation
11:30am:  Defining Your Personal Mission
1:00pm:    Acupuncture for Stress Relief
2:00pm:   Yoga Flow & Core
3:00pm:   YinYang Theory  
4:00pm:   Learn Self Hypnosis
5:00pm:  Smoking Cessation (Hypnosis & Acupuncture)
6:00pm:  Stress Management  & Energy Shifting
7:00pm:  Meal Plans for the Person on the Go

Library Benefit 2017 NYC

Sunday, February 25 from 10 am to NOON
The New York Public Library, Schwarzman Bldg, 5th Avenue and 42nd Street, NYC

A fun-filled morning for parents and children alike, The Family Benefit transforms the Library’s historic Astor Hall in the landmark Stephen A. Schwarzman Building into a literary wonderland. Families enjoy hands-on activities, animated readings, and music that bring these stories to life and spark children’s imaginations while encouraging a love of reading. Proceeds from the Family Benefit support children’s services and programs in the Library’s 89 neighborhood branches, including after school programs that aim to improve children’s educational achievement, as well as the purchasing of children’s books to enable and promote reading throughout the city.

For more information visit https://www.nypl.org/support/benefit-events/familybenefit

 

Collage Workshop

MON | MAR 27 – MAY 1 | 6:30-8:30 PM | WORKSHOP (6 WEEKS)
Led by Flushing Town Hall Teaching Artist, Steve Palermo, and inspired by a variety of techniques of 20th century artists such as Picasso, Matisse, and Cornell, each student will discover his or her own visual voice and style. The six-session workshop series culminates with participants’ artwork displayed in Flushing Town Hall’s Green Room.

For more information visit http://www.flushingtownhall.org/event/1ecc01e00ce96874d3342cb78c25672b