Healthy Planet Happenings April 2018

April 4
Trial of Bush Honeysuckle
Old Court House, St. Louis, MO. 1 pm. A lawsuit for dmages to the biodiversity of our native plants. Open to the public. This is an educational trial. www.woodworms.net.

April 10
Weaving Integrative Medicine with Internal Medicine
FREE Monthly Seminar and Discussion – Weaving Integrative Medicine with Internal Medicine – Learn how to build your immune system and take charge of your health. If you are suffering from chronic conditions, you’ll learn why you don’t have to live with your “incurable” symptoms anymore. Topics covered include: Cancer, Heart Disease/Stroke, Diabetes, Arthritis, Osteoporosis, ADD/ADHD, Chronic Fatigue, Fibromyalgia, Food Allergies, Nutrition, and many more. You should come to this discussion if you feel, “My Doctor said everything is fine! Then why do I feel so lousy?” Second Tuesday of each month at 6:30 pm at our healing clinic: Prevention and Healing, Inc., 10908 Schuetz Road, St. Louis, MO 63146. Seminar led by Dr. Simon Yu, M.D., Board Certified Internist. Weaving Integrative Medicine with Internal Medicine to Use the Best Each Has to Offer. Call to verify meeting date; seating is limited, arrive early, 314-432-7802. See patient success stories at www.preventionandhealing.com.

April 11
11th Annual Green Schools Event
Celebrate the no and low-cost sustainability projects underway at 57 local schools participating in the 2017-18 Green Schools Quest.Wednesday, April 11th 2018, 5:30-7:30. St. Louis University High School, 4970 Oakland Ave, St. Louis MO 63110. Free for all. Register at www.usgbc-mogateway.org/calendar.

April 18
Sierra Club Conversation About Climate Change & Hurricanes
7 to 9pm. Join us for a conversation with Ramon Cruz, former deputy director of Puerto Rico’s environmental regulatory agency. Last fall, Cruz witnessed first hand the damages caused by Hurricane Maria. Climate change means the world will experience more intense storms like Maria. We must support people effected by extreme weather events and combat climate change! Cruz is an environmental policy and advocacy expert and member of the Sierra Club’s national Board of Directors. MO Sierra Club Office, 2818 Sutton Blvd, 6314. Free! For more info call 314-644-1011.

April 21
Family Workshop: House the Birds At Laumeier Sculpture Park
Build a house for a bird family while you spend quality time with your own family at Laumeier Sculpture Park! Learn simple design principles and building techniques to construct a small dwelling for a fine, feathered friend. Take a hike and learn how to identify local backyard birds, then return to the studio to put the finishing touches on your piece. Multi-generational workshops are a collaborative way for families to spend quality and creative time together. Children—along with a favorite grownup!—explore art and nature, develop a meaningful bond and create memories to last a lifetime. Registration includes one adult with one child; children must be accompanied by an adult. Saturday, April 21, 1:30–4:00 p.m. in the Kranzberg Education Lab at Laumeier Sculpture Park, 12580 Rott Road, Saint Louis, Missouri. $25, adult with child ages 4 to 12. Call 314.615.5278 or visit www.laumeier.org for more information.

April 21
Fair Trade Zee Bee Market Opens In Maplewood
Due to the ever-increasing demand for ethically-sourced products in St. Louis, Zee Bee Market will open its second bricks and mortar location at 7270 Manchester Road in Maplewood on Saturday, April 21. Founder Julio Zegarra-Ballon, a native of Peru, has been selling Fair Trade and artisan-made products since 2012. He began with a mobile retail operation and online store (www.zeebeemarket.com) before opening the first Zee Bee Market storefront on South Grand Blvd. in November 2014. For more information contact Julio Zegarra-Ballon at sales@zeebeemarket.com or (314)402-0940.

April 21-22
St. Louis Earth Day Festival
See article on page 4, ad on page 5 or visit online at www.stlouisearthday.org.

April 25
Restoring The Balance – Stress Reduction and Group Hypnotherapy
Join me Wednesday April 25th at 1:30 for Restoring the Balance – Stress Reduction and Group Hypnotherapy Event. Sign up required, space is limited. Best of Health! Dr. Amy Davis M.D. , Crossing Back to Health, 11477 Olde Cabin Rd. Suite 100 , Creve Coeur, MO 63141, 636 778-9158, www.crossingbacktohealth.com.

April 27-29
Special Training Announcement For Doctors, Dentists & Health Professionals
Acupuncture Meridian Assessment (AMA) Training April 27-29, 2018 and August 24-26, 2018. Simon Yu, MD – St. Louis, MO. Detecting Chronic Diseases’ Hidden Invaders: Parasites, Fungi, Heavy Metals & Dental Problems. For more information & to register,www.preventionandhealing.com/pah-training.php. Prevention and Healing, Inc. Phone: 314-432-7802. Email: Admin@preventionandhealing.com.

April 28 & 30
The Key to Tomorrow’s Health
Mrs E. Klaghofer a member of the Bruno Groening Circle of Friends will present lectures about spiritual healings, medically verifiable: April 30, 6.45 PM. University City Public Library, 6701 Delmar Blvd.,University City MO 63130.
Additional a documentary movie with the Titlel: “Phenomenon of Healing”will be shown on April 28, 10:00 am – 3:00 pm (incl. 2 breaks) in Affton
at the Weber Road Branch, 4444 Weber Rd., St. Louis, MO 6312. For more info. Scott Robinson, scott.gr@icloud.com, phone: 760-724-0677. Further info at www.bruno-groening.org/english.

May 5
Medical Equipment Drive
Saturday, 9 am – 2 pm. Do you have medical equipment that is not being used? Do you need medical equipment? Now there is HELP…Fourteen Designated Walgreen’s Sites/ For a list of locations, contact St. Louis HELP at 314-567-4700 or www.stlhelp.org.

May 6-7
Baker Creek Seeds Hosts 18th Annual Spring Planting Festival
Baker Creek Heirloom Seed Company is excited about its biggest festival of the year. The 18th annual Spring Planting Festival at Bakersville Pioneer Village near Mansfield, Missouri, is Sunday and Monday, May 6 and 7. The event that started with a small gathering of gardeners in the year 2000 has grown to 10,000 attendees each of the past 2 years. All come to enjoy a sense of community with fascinating seed collectors, old-time musicians, internationally acclaimed speakers, historic demonstrators, food activists, home schoolers, western re-enactors, organic growers, gourmet chefs, free thinkers, Ozarkian crafters, trendy vendors and herbal hippies. For more info For more information please visit online at Rareseeds.com or call 417-924-8917. See article page 3 of this issue.

May 8
Annual Green Building Showcase
Featured projects include a commercial interiors project pursuing WELL and LEED certification; an historic school building turned apartments that utilized PACE financing; and Missouri’s first Passive House Institute US Certified building (also LEED Platinum). Tuesday, May 8th 2018, 5:30-7:30. Alberici, 8800 Page, 63114. Free for USGBC-MGC Members and Students; $20 for non-members. REGISTER www.usgbc-mogateway.org/calendar.