Wellness Day at the Arboretum
Boyce Thompson Arboretum State Park
March 2, 2019 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.
Wellness Day at the Arboretum
All Classes for Wellness Day at the Arboretum held in the Lecture Room:
TaiChiEZ with Joan Marlow, peacefullyhealing.com
The TaiChiEZ™ Vitality Series makes TaiChi easy, fun & beneficial right away. This practice includes movement, massage, meditation and breath all in one. The Vitality Series helps to create, improve or maintain your health and well-being. The 5 movements you’ll experience ‘meet you where you are today’ in order to enhance your health and well-being for all of your tomorrows. Come one, come all, no experience required.
11 a.m.-12:30 p.m.:
Healthy and Homemade; Kick the Processed Food Habit! with Jana Baldwin, livingbalancewellnessaz.com
Sample and learn to make tasty staples yourself, and quickly. We will be making a few everyday foods that are typically store-bought and highly processed. Making them yourself in a few minutes is easy, healthy, and fun. Plus, you know what goes into your food! $10 covers the cost of the samples you’ll enjoy – space is limited – register ahead of time
Therapeutic Garden Wellness - “Arthritis in the Garden – How to Lower Chronic Pain without Medications” with Shawna Coronado, shawnacoronado.com
Shawna has used garden therapy, an anti-inflammatory diet, and exercise to overcome the daily debilitating pain associated with Spinal Osteoarthritis. Her efforts have resulted in weight loss, improved mood, pain reduction, increased mobility, and a beautiful garden. Shawna shows stunning scenes from her garden to illustrate how easy it is to make a few simple lifestyle changes for your own health so that you too can create remarkable personal results. She will discuss garden, exercise tips, and food choices that might just help you reduce pain, lose weight, and feel great while you are living a greener lifestyle.
Just BREATHE with Joan Marlow, peacefullyhealing.com
If you think you can’t meditate because you can’t stop your mind chatter, join this session for Peaceful Easy Healing thoughts, tips, techniques to de-stress, relax, rejuvenate. Learn the anatomy of stress and its impact on you, learn to say “NO” to stress, learn how to ‘live in the moment,’ experience relaxation through guided meditation.
Empower Decisions with Self Muscle Testing with Jean Buckborough, newvisionhealing.com
Learn to check in with your own body-mind to help you make the best decisions for your health.
February 16, , 2019
Digital Photographers Meet
Photographers of all skill levels who enjoy digital image post-processing are invited to meet in the Smith Building lecture room.
February 17, 2019
Keaton Fine Art “Paint and Wine”
Carla Keaton, owner of the Keaton Fine Art Gallery, is leading a series of ‘Paint and Wine’ classes Sunday, February 17, and Saturday, March 16.
Daily, March 1 thru 31, 2019
General Tours at Boyce Thompson Arboretum
Arboretum volunteers narrate the history of Arizona's oldest and largest botanical garden, and point out colorful plants and birds during this guided nature walk.
March 5, 7, 12, 14, 19, 21, 26, 28,2019
The Arboretum’s atmosphere of beauty, peace, nature, and wildlife is the perfect place for the healing practice of meditation. Meditation is like a reset for the brain and impacts all of our body systems. Join us for a relaxing mediation session at the Arboretum.