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

Thursday, April 20

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


Saturday, April 22 – Earth Day!

Bike Day Arlington

Tenleytown Earth Day

Live Well Loudoun Festival

NIH Earth Day Bethesda

Takoma Park Earth Day

Earth Optimism Day at the National Zoo


Saturday & Sunday April 22 and 23

Leesburg Flower & Garden Festival

Earth Optimism Summit – events around town


Sunday, April 23

Brookside Gardens Earth Day

Smithsonian Museum of Natural History Earth Optimism Teen Event

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

Washington Waldorf School Book Fair at Politics & Prose

Monday, April 24

Students4Sustainability Conference


Tuesday, April 25

NoVA Outside School Environmental Action Showcase


Wednesday, April 26

Screening of Hometown Habitat


Thursday, April 27

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


Friday, April 28

Pause Half-Day Retreat with lil omm


Saturday, April 29

Spring Fest Fairfax

Alexandria Earth Day

Peoples Climate March 


Sunday, April 30

Panel Discussion 5G Wireless & the Internet of Things


Monday, May 1

May 1 APS Clean Air Awareness Celebration &


Sunday, May 7

Listen to Your Mother

Mindful Healthy Life founder Jessica Claire Haney is in the cast

Friday, May 12

Abundant Grace Book reading

with Mindful Healthy Life founder Jessica Claire Haney


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.

Beloved Yoga’s Love Your Baby

Premier Birth Center’s First Anniversary

Milkshake Celebrates Moms! Performance


Saturday & Sunday, May 13-14

DC Green Festival!014


Sunday, May 14

March for Moms

Tuesday, May 16

Holistic Moms Montgomery County chapter meeting – Tick and Lyme Prevention

Thursday, May 18

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


Sunday, May 21

Peace Love Yoga Fest

Cameron Station Health & Wellness Fair

Wednesday, June 7

Planning for Presence Workshop

Sunday, June 11

Love Your Body Yoga Festival

DC Gluten-Free Expo


June 12-19

Virginia Yoga Week


Thursday, June 15

Holistic Moms Arlington/Alexandria chapter solstice potluck


Tuesday, June 20

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


Monday-Friday, July 10-14

Spirit Camp


July 10-August 4

Potomac Crescent Waldorf School Summer Program


Thursday, July 13-Sunday, July 16

Insight Meditation Community of Washington’s Family Retreat

Tuesday, July 18

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


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 –


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 She also volunteers on issues related to wellness in public schools. Jessica’s personal blog is Crunchy-Chewy Mama, on Facebook at For more information, see Jessica’s Mindful Healthy Life Q&A.



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