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Let’s Walk + Learn Foraging

at The Resiliency Institute

Enjoy a foraging walk led by knowledgable guide, Dave Odd, to discover the abundance of edible plants growing within our communities.  During these walks you will be introduced to 4-7 edible plants that grow in our area. You will learn how to identify the plant, when to harvest, what part to harvest, tips on preparation, and how to...

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at One Strange Bird - Wicker Park 2124 W Division St, Chicago, Illinois 60622

You don’t have to be garden savvy to have your own personal plant world. Terrariums are miniature landscapes that you can create by hand. Let us guide you in building a world with rocks, sand, charcoal, and a little imagination. This workshop combines the fun of gardening with a decorative art that can be given as a gift or a table centerpiece.

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Connecting to Power Animals and Nature Spirits

at Infinity Foundation - Highland Park 1280 Old Skokie Valley Rd, Highland Park, Illinois 60035

Shamanic Practices: Connecting to Power Animals and Nature Spirits Receive guidance, protection, and enlightenment from the earthly realm by connecting with animals, plants, and minerals in physical and spiritual form. Using shamanic journeying, meet power animals and explore ways to work with them. Become informed about nature spirits and find out...

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Learning About and Healing Your Seven Major Chakras

at The Witness Energy Healing - Noble Square 1049 N Ashland Ave, Chicago, Illinois 60622

Your Chakras are the wheels of light that influence and represent all aspects of your life! As you learn more about them, they can be used to help you grow through challenging situations, and support you when you just need a boost. By seeing yourself in this unique and fascinating way, your healing journey becomes more rich and vibrant, leading you...

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Summer Sunrise Yoga

at Chicago Botanic Garden - Glencoe 1000 Lake Cook Road, Chicago, Illinois 60022

Welcome the day with early morning yoga at the Kleinman Family Cove. Framed by tranquil waters and the blooms of summer, experience an inspiring yoga sequence designed to help you discover nature's life force. Breathing exercises and a guided meditation are included as part of the program. All levels are welcome. Class starts in Classroom 1 and moves...

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Let's Walk + Learn Herbalism: Summer Flowers

at The Resiliency Institute - Woodlawn 23601 W Black Rd, Illinois City, Illinois 60404

Let's Walk + Learn Herbalism walks are guided by experienced herbalists who will teach you the health benefits and how to identify 5-10 herbal plants during each walk! This is a wonderful way to learn a new skill and reconnect with nature. Walks are hosted at a variety of natural places in the western suburbs. Sign up for a Let's Walk +...

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Fantastic Perennials for Spring

at Chicago Botanic Garden - Glencoe 1000 Lake Cook Road, Chicago, Illinois 60022

Many perennial plants naturally bloom early in the year, so to maintain a fantastic garden through the months of spring, it is crucial to incorporate a large percentage of them. With the right mix of perennials, home gardeners can successfully produce a diverse, colorful show to start the growing season. In this course, Jacob Burns will review a spring...

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Bike and Brewery Tour

at Bike and Roll Chicago - The Loop 239 E. Randolph St, Chicago, Illinois 60601

Discover Chicago’s brewery history and sample some of the ethnic foods that help to define Chicago as a foodie destination.  Ride along the lakefront bike path and see historic neighborhoods including the Prairie Mansion District, Chinatown and Pilsen while hearing about the history of the city and brewing in Chicago. Taste foods from popular...

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Energy Healer Traning: Exploring Essential Oils

at Infinity Foundation - Highland Park 1280 Old Skokie Valley Rd, Highland Park, Illinois 60035

Essential oils, with their beautiful fragrances, have been used for centuries for disinfecting, enhancing moods, and healing. Use a clear, organized guide for using essential oils. Discover how to heal your own issues, enhance your home and workspace, and help others heal.

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Healing with Color

at Infinity Foundation - Highland Park 1280 Old Skokie Valley Rd, Highland Park, Illinois 60035

Use direct colored light and your intentions for healing. Each color has specific healing properties. Apply your understanding of color to healing sessions. It is also an effective personal tool when choosing your clothes or for decorating your home or office. Practice healing using color with your classmates and receive a step-by-step guide detailing...

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White Water Rafting

at Discovery Center - Irving Park 4318 N Elston Ave 2nd Fl, Chicago, Illinois 60641

Experience the thrill of a lifetime as you and your friends raft Illinois’ finest whitewater river. After a short ride from Chicago, you will join our rafting guides for a trip down the River. Laugh, shout, and have the time of your life as you take this natural thrill ride between the high cliffs and the S-turn, and conclude with the excitement...

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Plant Morphology: From Roots to Fruits

at Chicago Botanic Garden - Glencoe 1000 Lake Cook Rd, Chicago, Illinois 60022

Discover the terminology that botanists use to identify flowering plants (angiosperms). To understand the technical descriptions often used in plant identification guides and keys, a general knowledge of the descriptive terms used is helpful. We will discuss the botanical vocabulary used to describe flowering plants from roots to fruits and everything...

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Helping to Heal Your Relationships - An In-Depth Series

at The Witness Energy Healing

Are you ready for a shift in your relationships? Are you wanting more out of your current connection? Are you looking to get into a relationship? Using the techniques of The Witness Energy Healing, Barret will be guiding you through the sometimes stormy waters of relationships into more gentleness, more calmness, more peace. Over the course of six...

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Bird Walk: Summer Nesting Birds

at Chicago Botanic Garden - Glencoe 1000 Lake Cook Road, Glencoe, Illinois 60022

Join us as we look for and study the nesting birds of the Garden. We’ll spend time learning how to identify their territorial songs and how to perform a nesting bird survey.  We will start out at the Barbara Brown Nature Reserve, which has good variety of nesting birds and is a place most visitors to the Garden do not normally visit. We will...

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Plant Diversity in the Desert

at Chicago Botanic Garden - Glencoe 1000 Lake Cook Rd, Chicago, Illinois 60022

Have you ever walked through the Garden’s Arid Greenhouse and wondered about the wide and often bizarre range of plant forms? Now is your opportunity to learn why desert plants look the way they do. We will cover the various adaptations that plants use to survive harsh desert conditions, as well as several major families found in arid climates. Included...

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