THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 7
Empathic Presence: Creating Transformational Shifts with Clients by Accessing Core Needs – February 7-8, 9:00am–5:00pm. For helping professionals such as therapists, coaches, and counselors. Learn how to incorporate empathic listening into healing and therapeutic work with your clients. CEUs available. $447. LifeWorks (East); 835 N. Pleasant Valley Rd., Austin; Register: bit.ly/empathicpresence. WorkCollaboratively.com
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 9
Authenticity, Intimacy, and Trust: Creating the Relationships You Want using Nonviolent Communication – February 9-10, 9:30am-4:30pm both days. Create greater trust, harmony, and connection in your relationships by learning the art of being fully authentic. Learn how to resolve differences in a mutually caring way. $357. LifeWorks (East); 835 N. Pleasant Valley Rd., Austin; Register: bit.ly/authenticityfeb9. WorkCollaboratively.com. See ad, page XX.
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SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 9
Monthly Spiritual Life Fair – 10am-5:30pm. This monthly Saturday fair is focused on presenting very special talents and products in a community dedicated to healing Body, Mind and Spirit as One. Nature’s Treasures, 4102 N Interstate 35, Austin. More info at Facebook.com/SpiritualLifeProductions/spiritual-life-fair/.
Sharing of Spiritual Experiences – 11am. Have you had a Spiritual Experience? Come share your experience and expand your awareness of God’s love. Milwood Branch Library, 12500 Amherst Drive, Austin. Eckankar-Texas.org. See ad, page XX.
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 15
The Power of Bliss & Healing for the Family Intro – 7:30-8:30pm. With Keith Sherwood. See Save the Date below for more information. Free. Staybridge Suites, 901 Little Texas Ln, Austin. Register and more information at OnenessAndWellnessEvents.com.
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 16
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SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 16
The Power of Bliss & Healing for the Family – February 16-17. 10am-5pm. With Keith Sherwood. In this workshop, Keith will address issues that affect us negatively at the personal level and with family. He will teach participants how to recognize and release karmic blockages from their energy field. $300 weekend ticket or $150 single day. Staybridge Suites, 901 Little Texas Ln, Austin. Register and more information at OnenessAndWellnessEvents.com.
WEDNESDAY, FEBRUARY 20
Desert Dreams Luxury Camping Retreat – February 20-24. Four nights all-inclusive, no prior experience necessary. All equipment and food provided. Three nights in Big Bend National Park and one night’s stay in a bed and breakfast inn in Terlingua. $500. To register and more info: www.rootedmethod.com/calendar or email email@example.com. RootedMethod.com. See ad, page XX.
THURSDAY, FEBRUARY 21
Free Green Investing Seminar – 1-3pm. Learn about the growing trend of environmental, social and governance investing (ESG) and the divestment movement. Presented by Syntropy Wealth Management. Free. The Andice Room at the Cowan Creek Pavilion, Sun City. RSVP: firstname.lastname@example.org. SyntropyWealth.com. See ad, page XX.
FRIDAY, FEBRUARY 22
Finding Balance: Conquering Stress and Mastering Sleep – 11:30am. Presented by Becca Sagall, Licensed Massage Therapist. Discover and practice strategies to unwind, slow down, and get great sleep. Free. Westbank Library, 1309 Westbank Dr, Austin. For more info, email email@example.com.
SATURDAY, FEBRUARY 23
Writing Yourself Workshop – 10am-4pm. Personal Empowerment and Self-Discovery with author of “Big Love” Scott Stabile. Unity of Austin, 5501 W. Hwy 290, Austin. More info at 512-892-3000. UnityChurchAustin.org.
SUNDAY, FEBRUARY 24
The Healing Power of Community – 11am. Sunday Celebration featuring author of “Big Love” Scott Stabile, Unity of Austin, 5501 W. Hwy 290, Austin. More info at 512-892-3000. UnityChurchAustin.org.
San Marcos Metaphysical and Holistic Fair – 11am-5pm. Enjoy a day with wonderful healers and practitioners. This event is for individuals who are looking for guidance, looking for healing, or simply wanting to purchase items for themselves or a loved one. Free. Holiday Inn, 105 Bintu Drive, San Marcos. HeavenPathwaysEarth.com/calendar-of-events.
HelpMeHemp at San Marcos Metaphysical and Holistic Fair – 11am-5pm. Come say hi and meet the folks behind HelpMeHemp. Holiday Inn, 105 Bintu Drive, San Marcos. HelpMeHemp.org. See ad, page XX.
FRIDAY, MARCH 1
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FRIDAY, MARCH 1
Go Red for Women Luncheon – 9:30am-1:15pm. Event includes exhibits, networking, breakout sessions, a keynote address by Luci Baines Johnson, a fashion show and lunch. Registration required before February 28. JW Marriott Austin, 110 E 2nd St., Austin. More information at AustinGoRed.Heart.org.
Feed Your Soul Book Launch – 7pm. Join holistic wellness expert, Carly Pollack, as she guides you through her no-BS approach to making permanent change. BookPeople, 603 North Lamar Blvd, Austin. 512-472-5050. More at BookPeople.com or CarlyPollack.com.
Daily Practitioners – 11am-6pm. Daily in-store practitioners. For full practitioner and event calendar, visit website. Prices vary. Nature’s Treasures, 4103 N IH-35. Info: 512-472-5015. NTRocks.com/calendar.
Chakra Reports Including Aura Video & Photography – Noon-6pm. With the updated Aura Machine, see your chakra system and Eastern 5 Elements as well as the colors of your aura. $25 $75. Nature’s Treasures, 4103 N Interstate 35, Austin. RSVP: Rocks@NTRocks.com.
Slow Flow Yoga – 5:30-6:30pm. Monday-Thursday. A mindful, gentle flow linking breath and movement. Classes incorporate creative sequencing while utilizing sun salutations between poses. Intended for those who are looking for graceful movement and a breakdown of various postures. All levels are welcome. Sanctuary Yoga, 1006 S 8th St, Austin. 512-476-8884. SanctuaryYogaAustin.com.
Community Acupuncture – 7-8pm. Wednesday and Friday. Gentle placement of up to 5 small needles into each ear in a group setting (up to 6 people). For stress, anxiety, insomnia, & addiction recovery. $30. 2121 E. Cesar Chavez, Austin. Book at GoodLuckWellness.com.
Candlelit Restorative Yoga – 9:15-10:15pm. Monday-Wednesday. A gentle form of yoga that slowly eases the body into relaxation. Attendees use props to hold postures for extended periods of time, deepening into relaxation and allowing the physical and energetic bodies to heal, open, and reduce stress. Sanctuary Yoga, 1006 S 8th St, Austin. 512-476-8884. SanctuaryYogaAustin.com.
Mueller Farmers’ Market – 10am-2pm. A slice of farm-fresh heaven in East Austin, in a dreamy setting of Austin’s first airplane hangar in a charming waterfront park. Browning Hangar, 4209 Airport Blvd. TexasFarmersMarket.org/Mueller.
Unity of Austin – 11am-12:15pm. Positive, practical, uplifting approach to living universal spiritual principles grounded in the inclusive teachings of Jesus Christ. Inspiring message, welcoming congregation, joyful youth ministry and soul-moving music. Free. Unity of Austin, 5501 W Hwy 290. Info: Rev Anna Shouse, PhD. 512-892-3000 ext 303. UnityChurchAustin.org.
Hope Farmers’ Market – 11am-3pm. Perfect if you missed out on the Saturday markets. Unique vendors include art, music and pet products. 412 Comal St, Austin. HopeFarmersMarket.org.
Real Love Meeting – 12:15-2:15pm. Learn how to take the simple and powerfully effective steps that lead to real love and happiness. Donation. Unity in the Heart of Austin, 2801 S IH-35 Frontage Rd, Ste 110. Info: 415-9075.
Vegetarian Potluck Dinner – 6-7pm. 3rd Sun. Vegetarian (vegan friendly). Kids welcome. Meditation afterwards. Free. Yoga Meditation Group, 13740 Research Blvd, Bldg T, Ste 3, Austin. RSVP: Lisa: 774-4964. YogaMeditationGroup.org.
Insight Mindfulness Meditation – 7-8pm. At this Burmese monastery, instruction is given in vipassana insight meditation leading to nibbana (nirvana). Sitagu Buddha Vihara, 9001 Honeycomb Dr, Austin. 750-9963.
Community/Family Yoga – 6-7pm. A kid-friendly class that’s more than just yoga, with Carrie Ann Paulo. Donation. MORE Yoga, Oils and Mindful Living, 188 HWY-21 Bastrop. 512-766-4033. MoreYogaTX.com.
Austin Organic Gardeners Club – 2nd Mon. 6:30pm (mingle); 7-9pm (meeting). Speakers vary each month. Free. Zilker Botanical Garden Center, 2220 Barton Springs Rd, Austin. AustinOrganicGardeners.org.
Real Love Meeting – 6:30-8:30pm. Learn the principles that lead to happiness and loving relationships; identify behaviors that don’t. Donation. Unity in the Heart of Austin, 2801 S IH-35 Frontage Rd, Ste 110. Info: 415-9075.
The Heart of Recovery – 7-8pm. A weekly meditation and support group bringing together Buddhist practice and the 12-Steps. Open to all those interested in addiction recovery. Free. Austin Shambhala Center, 1702 S 5th St. Shambhala.org.
Austin Herb Society – 9:30am-noon. 1st Tues. Learn about propagation, culinary and medicinal uses of herbs. $5. Zilker Botanical Garden Center, 2220 Barton Springs Rd. AustinHerbSociety.org.
Heart O’ Texas Orchid Society – 7pm. 1st Tue. Get to know the orchids that thrive in our climate. Refreshments. Free. Zilker Botanical Garden Center, 2220 Barton Springs Rd, Austin. Hotos.org.
Gentle Hatha Yoga – 6-7pm. With Carrie Ann Paulo, $10. MORE Yoga, Oils and Mindful Living, 188 HWY-21 Bastrop. 512-766-4033. MoreYogaTX.com.
Artist Painting Session w/ Marsha Young – 1:30-2:30pm. Sententia Vera Cultural Hub, 4002 US-290, Dripping Springs. More info: 512-633-4327 or info@SententiaVera.com. SententiaVera.com.
Thinkery Community Night – 4-8pm. Families welcome to discover new ideas and learn together; enjoy the exhibits and educational programs. Donation. 1830 Simond Ave, Austin. 469-6200.
Mueller Farmers’ Market – 5-8pm. A slice of farm-fresh heaven in East Austin, in a dreamy setting of Austin’s first airplane hangar in a charming waterfront park. Browning Hangar, 4209 Airport Blvd. TexasFarmersMarket.org/mueller
Community Wellness Hour – 12:45-1:45pm. Free NADA acupuncture, group support, mindfulness exercises and more. AOMA, 4701 Westgate Blvd, Rm E4, Austin. Info: Stephanee Owenby: 492-3076. AOMA.edu.
Environmental Talk Radio – 1-2pm. Shades of Green is a weekly talk radio program featuring personal profiles, information and events. KOOP 91.7FM. ShadesOfGreenMedia.com.
Yin-Inspired Yoga – 6-7pm. Yin-inspired end-of-the-week decompression session with Carrie Ann Paulo, $10. MORE Yoga, Oils and Mindful Living, 188 HWY-21 Bastrop. 512-766-4033. MoreYogaTX.com.
Deep Peace Meditation – 7-8:30pm. Experience the deeply peaceful effects of yoga meditation. No mat needed. Free. Yoga Meditation Group, 13740 Research Blvd, Bldg T, Ste 3, Austin. RSVP: Lisa: 774-4964. YogaMeditationGroup.org.
Meditation and Oneness Blessing – 7:30-9pm. The Oneness Blessing is sacred energy that leads to higher states of consciousness. Donation. Casa de Luz, 1701 Toomey Rd, Austin. AustinOneness.com.
Austin’s Crystal Whisperer – Featuring Austin’s Crystal Whisperer, Dianna Hanshew. Join us for this personal shopping experience and find out what your crystals are saying. Nature’s Treasures, 4103 N IH-35. Info: 512-472-5015. NTRocks.com/the-crystal-whisperer.
Wire Wrapping with Merlyn – 11am-7pm. Crystal Heart Studio will be onsite every 2nd & 4th Saturday offering custom wire wrapping and intuitive readings. Nature’s Treasures, 4103 N IH-35. Info: 512-472-5015. NTRocks.com/calendar.
Barton Creek Farmers’ Market – 9am-1pm. Lots of vendors, easy parking and a wide variety of fruits and vegetables, and different meats from local farms and ranches. Barton Creek Square Mall, 1000 Capital of Texas Hwy, Austin. BartonCreekFarmersMarket.org.
Lakeline Farmers’ Market – 9am-1pm. Rain or shine, they’re always celebrating their weekly, open-air market with fresh foods, live music, kids’ entertainment, specialty events, festivals, a café for breakfast or lunch and a great community vibe. Lakeline Mall, 11200 Lakeline Mall Dr, Austin. Facebook.com/CedarParkFM.
SFC Farmers’ Market: Downtown – 9am-1pm. Centrally located, a great selection of vendors and lots of options for breakfast as you shop. 422 Guadalupe St, Austin. SFCFarmersMarket.org.
SFC Farmers’ Market: Sunset Valley – 9am-1pm. Hundreds of loyal customers come to this south Austin market every week, where some farmers have been stationed for more than 12 years. Toney Burger Activity Center and Stadium, 3200 Jones Rd. SFCFarmersMarket.org.