Events this Spring & Early Summer!

Spring is the season for Earth Day, Mother’s Day, yoga, and lots of other great events. We have loads of terrific activities listed in our calendar, where you can get a glimpse of the details of several events at a time. In this post we’ve added some more and offer a quick at-a-glance list the green and healthy events you won’t want to miss this spring & early summer!

Please share additional events in the comments and post in our calendar!

Wednesday, April 19

This Changes Everything screening

https://www.facebook.com/events/1876393932641957/

Thursday, April 20

Holistic Moms Arlington/Alexandria Chapter Meeting: Benefits of Massage for Family Health

https://www.facebook.com/events/234792076991409/

 

Saturday, April 22 – Earth Day!

Bike Day Arlington

http://arlingtonva.libcal.com/event/3147502

Tenleytown Earth Day

http://tenleytownmainstreet.org/event/tenleytown-earth-day/

Live Well Loudoun Festival

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/live-well-loudoun-festival-tickets-30111341834

NIH Earth Day Bethesda

https://nems.nih.gov/Documents/NIH%20Bethesda%20Campus%20Earth%20Day.pdf

Takoma Park Earth Day

http://www.mainstreettakoma.org/event/takoma-park-earth-day-festival/

Earth Optimism Day at the National Zoo

https://nationalzoo.si.edu/events/earth-optimism-day

 

Saturday & Sunday April 22 and 23

Leesburg Flower & Garden Festival

http://www.flowerandgarden.org/

Earth Optimism Summit – events around town

https://earthoptimism.si.edu/public-events/

 

Sunday, April 23

Brookside Gardens Earth Day

http://www.montgomeryparks.org/parks-and-trails/brookside-gardens/earth-day-festival/

Smithsonian Museum of Natural History Earth Optimism Teen Event

https://qrius.si.edu/get-involved/earth-optimism-teen-event

Fairy & Gnome Home Festival at Annmarie Sculpture Garden & Arts Center

https://www.facebook.com/events/1360882130697392/

Washington Waldorf School Book Fair at Politics & Prose

https://www.facebook.com/events/193705084477015/

Monday, April 24

Students4Sustainability Conference

https://www.sssas.org/page/our-community/environmental-stewardship/students-4-sustainability

 

Tuesday, April 25

NoVA Outside School Environmental Action Showcase

http://bit.ly/NoVAOutsideSEAS2017

 

Wednesday, April 26

Screening of Hometown Habitat

http://files.constantcontact.com/43bf02e0301/450e3aeb-fa04-4365-9cf0-3d2c027a2e8c.pdf

 

Thursday, April 27

“Find Your Voice” workshop with Renewed Living Inc (use MHL discount code “mom” for 15% off)

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/find-your-voice-tickets-32202159526

 

Friday, April 28

Pause Half-Day Retreat with lil omm

http://lilomm.com/pause/

 

Saturday, April 29

Spring Fest Fairfax

http://www.springfestfairfax.org/

Alexandria Earth Day

https://www.alexandriava.gov/EarthDay

Peoples Climate March

https://peoplesclimate.org/ 

 

Sunday, April 30

Panel Discussion 5G Wireless & the Internet of Things

http://www.mindfulhealthylife.com/event/panel-discussion

 

Monday, May 1

May 1 APS Clean Air Awareness Celebration

http://apsshab.weebly.com/clean-air-awareness-event.html &  https://www.facebook.com/events/408662482818251/

 

Sunday, May 7

Listen to Your Mother

Mindful Healthy Life founder Jessica Claire Haney is in the cast

http://listentoyourmothershow.com/dc/

Friday, May 12

Abundant Grace Book reading

with Mindful Healthy Life founder Jessica Claire Haney

http://www.mindfulhealthylife.com/event/abundant-grace-book-reading/

 

Saturday, May 13

Heroes for Moms Blood Drive and Maternal Health Event

Mindful Healthy Life founder Jessica Claire Haney is speaking at 2:30 p.m.

https://heroesformoms.com/

Beloved Yoga’s Love Your Baby

http://bit.ly/LoveYourBaby2017

Premier Birth Center’s First Anniversary

https://www.eventbrite.com/e/premier-birth-centers-1st-birthday-party-tickets-33717764742

Milkshake Celebrates Moms! Performance

http://creativealliance.org/events/2017/milkshake-celebrates-mom

 

Saturday & Sunday, May 13-14

DC Green Festival

http://greenfestivals.com/washington-d-c-2017-may-12-14.html#!014

 

Sunday, May 14

March for Moms

https://www.facebook.com/marchformoms/

Tuesday, May 16

Holistic Moms Montgomery County chapter meeting – Tick and Lyme Prevention

https://www.facebook.com/events/225332084613664/

Thursday, May 18

Holistic Moms Arlington/Alexandria chapter meeting: Supporting Children’s Decision-Making Skills

https://www.facebook.com/pg/HMNArlingtonVA/

 

Sunday, May 21

Peace Love Yoga Fest

http://www.peaceloveyogafest.com/

Cameron Station Health & Wellness Fair

https://www.facebook.com/Alexandriahealthfair/

Wednesday, June 7

Planning for Presence Workshop

http://www.mindfulhealthylife.com/event/planning-for-presence-workshop/

Sunday, June 11

Love Your Body Yoga Festival

http://www.loveyourbodyyogafestival.com/

DC Gluten-Free Expo

http://www.dcglutenfreeexpo.com/

 

June 12-19

Virginia Yoga Week

http://www.virginiayogaweek.org/

 

Thursday, June 15

Holistic Moms Arlington/Alexandria chapter solstice potluck

https://www.facebook.com/pg/HMNArlingtonVA/

 

Tuesday, June 20

Holistic Moms Montgomery County chapter meeting – The Wireless World and Your Family’s Health

https://www.facebook.com/events/397409913950965/

 

Monday-Friday, July 10-14

Spirit Camp

http://www.mindfulhealthylife.com/spirit-camp-comes-arlington-summer/

 

July 10-August 4

Potomac Crescent Waldorf School Summer Program

http://potomacwaldorf.org/programs/summer/

 

Thursday, July 13-Sunday, July 16

Insight Meditation Community of Washington’s Family Retreat

https://imcw.org/Calendar/EventId/1931/e/family-retreat-2017-13-jul-2017

Tuesday, July 18

Holistic Moms Montgomery County chapter meeting – Fertility Awareness for Family Planning and Women’s Health

https://www.facebook.com/events/1226663307432733/

 

This post shares unique one-time events and special workshops plus programs from Mindful Healthy Life partners and advertisers. Our calendar includes more classes and ongoing events and is free for anyone to submit events.

Also check out Northern Virginia Magazine’s Earth Day Guide – http://www.northernvirginiamag.com/earth-day-2017/

 

What did I miss?

If it’s of interest to wellness-minded and eco-aware families, we want to know about it! Comment below and put the event in our calendar, too! I’ll update the post when I can!

Jessica Claire Haney is the founder, publisher and editor of Mindful Healthy Life and was the founder and a longtime leader of the Arlington/Alexandria Chapter of Holistic Moms Network. Jessica is a writer and editor who is working on her first novel. Find information about her writing and about the editing and business consulting services she offers at JessicaClaireHaney.com. She also volunteers on issues related to wellness in public schools. Jessica’s personal blog is Crunchy-Chewy Mama, on Facebook at facebook.com/CrunchyChewyMama. For more information, see Jessica’s Mindful Healthy Life Q&A.

 

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