Healthy Planet Happenings

November 6
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November 6
Join us for a special seminar as Peggy Levinson shares with you how you can uncover memories from your past lives. Using a technique called past life regression. Peggy will guide you through the process of recalling these memories located deep inside your unconscious mind. She will explain what past life regression is and how it works, and discuss how your past lives may be impacting you right now in your current life.

November 7
Learn About Sparrows At Meramec
There are 30 species of native sparrow in North America, a dozen of which can be found nesting in Missouri. Come learn about the habitat, behavior, and markings of this little bird. Towhees and Juncos will be included in the discussion. Offered in partnership with the St. Louis Audubon Society. Course meets the curriculum requirements for STLCC’s Continuing Education Master Naturalist program. $25. Wed., Nov. 7, 7-9 pm. St. Louis Community College-Meramec
Register at stlcc.edu/ce | Search for NATR:709 F07

November 11 & 16
Wild Wreaths At Green Door Gallery
Wild Wreath artist, Pat Tuholske, has been invited as guest artist for November and December at Green Door Art Gallery 21 N. Gore in Old Webster Groves. Pat’s wreaths will be for sale during the holiday season. Come visit Pat and see her wreaths Nov. 11, 10-5 at the Holiday Open House and Nov. 16, 5-8 at the Artist Reception. Come visit with Pat Tuholske and see her wreaths from Willow Rain Herbal Goods. www.willowrainherbalgoods.com.

November 13
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. Patient success stories at Preventionandhealing.com.

November 17-January 1
Holiday Events At Missouri Botanical Garden & Butterfly House
At The Garden:

  • Garden Glow will be Nov. 17-Jan. 1. (Closed Christmas Eve and Christmas Day.) Tickets are $3-$18, depending on the night. More details here: http://glow.missouribotanicalgarden.org/ Victorian Christmas at Tower Grove House will run during this time as well. • The Gardenland Express Holiday Flower and Train Show will run from Nov. 18 to Jan. 1. • The Holiday Wreath Auction will run from Nov. 16 to Jan. 1. • Breakfast with Santa is from 8 a.m. to 11:30 a.m. on Dec. 1. • Chanukah: Festival of Lights will take place from noon to 4 p.m. on Dec. 2. • Saturday with Santa from 1 p.m. to 4 p.m. on Dec. 8 • Kwanzaa: Festival of the First Fruits is from noon to 3 p.m. on Dec. 26

At the Butterfly House in Chesterfield:

  • Winter Jewels, in which the Butterfly House transforms into an enchanted land, will take place from Nov. 6 to Dec. 30. • Supper with Santa will be held from 5:30 p.m. to 7:30 p.m. on Dec. 14, 15, and 16. For more info call 314-577-5100 or visit www.Mobot.org.

November 17
Potluck At Arizamndi Ecovillage
Are you willing to become a pioneer ecovillager to prove that it is possible to live fun, fulfilling post everything lives right here in St Louis right now, going where no Community has ever gone before?! Join us for an early potluck Thanksgiving dinner at the Ecovillage on Saturday, November 17 at 4:00 pm. For info email: braford@sbcglobal.net

November 18
Experience the Sound of Soul
November 18, 11:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m. Join us and experience The Sound of Soul. Discover your inner guidance, healing for the body, mind, and spirit, by chanting the sacred sound of HU. Spiritual discussion and light refreshments afterward. St. Louis Eckankar Center, 14538 Manchester Road, Suite 202, Ballwin, MO 63011. (800)-591-0493, www.SoundofSoul.org.

November 20
Glands – Our Invisible Guardians
Open Meeting. Tuesday, November 20 7: 30 p.m. Learn the role our glands are and how they can help you improve your day to day life. 8:30 p.m. Rosicrucian Council of Solace in Temple. Public welcome. No admission fee. Voluntary donations welcome. St. Louis Lodge, AMORC, 3225 S. Brentwood Blvd., Webster Groves, MO 63119, Second floor on north end of building. More information email missouri@amorc.rosicrucian.org or call 636-579-2502.

November 28-29
MEEA Building Energy Codes Conference
The Midwest Building Energy Codes Conference brings together stakeholders from across the Midwest to discuss how best to promote the adoption and raise compliance with building energy codes across the region. This FREE annual conference provides an opportunity to network, engage in building science and policy discussions, and learn from leading experts about current and future trends. November 28 & 29, 2018. Magnolia Hotel, St. Louis. Free. Register: www.mwalliance.org

November 30
USGBC-MGC’s full-day LEED Green Associate Exam Prep course
is designed to prepare participants for the LEED Green Associate exam. Skilled instructors will provide an introduction to LEED, discuss methods of sustainable project delivery and green building principals, and offer test taking tips. Subject areas covered include: Introduction and Core Concepts, Location & Transportation, Sustainable Sites, Water Efficiency, Energy and Atmosphere, Materials and Resources, Indoor Environmental Quality, Test Taking Tips, and Practice Exam. Course includes access to an online practice exam to assist in exam preparation at the conclusion of the course. Friday, November 30, 9:00 AM – 5:00 PM. Missouri Botanical Garden’s Commerce Bank Center for Science Education, 4651 Shaw Blvd., St. Louis, MO 63110. $200.00 for USGBC-Missouri Gateway Members, $250.00 for Non-members, *Textbooks costs are NOT included in course fee, *Course fee includes continental breakfast and lunch REGISTER: www.usgbc-mogateway.org/calendar.

November 30
Food & Farm Fall Celebration
Hosted by Missouri Coalition For The Environment. Parker’s Table. 6-8:30 pm. See ad on page 15.

December 1
Introduction to Beekeeping
Bees play an important role in agriculture as pollinators of flowering plants that provide food, fiber, spices, medicines and animal forage. Beekeeping can be a hobby, a secondary business, or a full-time vocation. It is a relatively inexpensive hobby that provides a sweet bonus each year. Is beekeeping right for you? Come and learn how to attract native pollinators and honeybees by planting a pollinator-friendly garden and constructing a nesting habitat for native pollinators. Introductory information on getting started with beekeeping and honeybee products of the hive. Course meets the curriculum requirements for STLCC’s Continuing Education Master Naturalist program. $29
Sat., Dec. 1, 9 a.m.-noon St. Louis Community College-Meramec. Register at stlcc.edu/ce | Search for NATR:733 F02