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Gratitude and Addiction Recovery

Tue., May 22, 7:30-9 p.m.
phone 734-485-8725
info@dawnfarm.org

Presented by Dr. Amy R. Krentzman, MSW, PhD. “Gratitude” is a frequent topic in recovery circles, a recurrent theme in recovery program literature, and a central component of addiction recovery for many recovering people. This presentation will provide definitions of gratitude proposed by social scientists, present scientific findings about the benefits of gratitude, cover theories for the ways in which gratitude “works” (in general and in recovery), and ponder whether gratitude has a “downside.” Together we will practice at least two gratitude exercises. Part of the Dawn Farm Education Series. Free, open to all. free

http://www.dawnfarm.org/programs/education-series

An Evening with T. Colin Campbell, Author of "The China Study"

Fri., May 25, 6:30-8:30 p.m.
phone 248-919-8726

Internationally renowned authority on plant-based nutrition T. Colin Campbell, Ph.D., will speak on "Nutrition is the Most Effective Medicine." The lecture is presented by Plant Based Nutrition Support Group (PBNSG). For decades Dr. Campbell has been at the forefront of nutrition education and research. His groundbreaking work "The China Study" is one of the most comprehensive studies of health and nutrition ever conducted, drawing a direct and powerful connection between animal protein and cancer and other diseases. Don't miss this rare chance to hear and be inspired by this great pioneer of plant-based medicine. $20-30

http://www.pbnsg.org
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Spirituality in Recovery: The Many Paths to Spiritual Fitness

Tue., May 29, 7:30-9 p.m.
phone 734-485-8725
info@dawnfarm.org

Presented by Jerry Fouchey, BS, MA, SpA, CADC; Dawn Farm Outpatient and Personal Medicine therapist. Twelve Step recovery programs challenge participants to “seek through prayer and meditation to improve their conscious contact with God as they understood Him, praying only for knowledge of His will and the power to carry that out.” People have "tread innumerable paths" in this process. This presentation will encourage participants to clarify their understanding of a Higher Power, their relationship with that Power, and ways to build their conscious contact. Part of the Dawn Farm Education Series. Free, open to all. free

http://www.dawnfarm.org/programs/education-series

Treating Cancer with Cannabis Symposium

Sun., June 3, 12-5 p.m.
phone 844-226-6200
info@mycompassion.org

This symposium will provide an overview of the use of Cannabis and its components as a treatment for people with cancer-related symptoms caused by the disease itself or its treatment. Doctors and cancer survivors from across the country travel to Michigan to educate on cannabis for the treatment of cancer. - What every doctor needs to know about cannabis - Effectiveness of cannabis for the treatment of cancer - CBD (Cannabidiol) vs THC (Tetrahydrocannabinol) - Innovative, Alternative cancer therapies - Cannabinoid treatment for chemotherapy - The process of using cannabis legally in Michigan - Resources for patients and healthcare providers $15.00 - $30.00

http://mycompassion.org/treatingcancer/
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Teens Using Drugs: What To Know and What To Do

First Tuesday of every month, 7:30-9 p.m. and Second Tuesday of every month, 7:30-9 p.m. Continues through June 12
phone 734-485-8725
info@dawnfarm.org
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Free, ongoing, 2-part series. Part 1 provides discusses adolescent substance use, including signs and patterns of a substance use problem. Part 2 has break-out sessions for adults to learn strategies to help when alcohol/other drug use is suspected, and for teens to explore the personal effects of substance use. Part Two ends with adults and teens hearing a talk by a young person in recovery from a substance use disorder. Presented by Dawn Farm Youth and Family Services therapists. Co-sponsored by Dawn Farm, WISD/LESA Health Educators’ Learning Network, St. Joseph Mercy Greenbrook Recovery Center and the Ann Arbor Public Schools. Free

http://dawnfarm.org/programs/teens-using-drugs
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Free Seminar: Bees & Beneficial Insects

Sat., June 9, 10-11 a.m.
phone 248-855-9240

Not all bugs are pests. Learn how bees, ladybugs and nematodes are beneficial to your garden. free

https://www.englishgardens.com/events/bees-beneficial-insects-329/
English Gardens (map)
6370 Orchard Lake Rd.
Greater Birmingham Area
phone (248) 851-7506
Free Seminar: Bees & Beneficial Insects

Free Seminar: Landscape Design Tips

Sat., June 16, 10 a.m.
phone 248-855-9240
jyoungquest@englishgardens.com

Having the right landscaping can increase the value of your home by 15%. Our experts will provide helpful hints and tips to create an exceptional landscape. Free

https://www.englishgardens.com/events/bees-beneficial-insects-329/
English Gardens (map)
6370 Orchard Lake Rd.
Greater Birmingham Area
phone (248) 851-7506
Free Seminar: Landscape Design Tips

Himalayan Trek and Jungle Safari

Sun., June 17, 5-6 p.m.
phone 734-997-7229
ofglobal@aol.com
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Reviewing your bucket list?  Trek to great heights in the Himalayas among yaks and yetis and explore the jungle flatlands among elephants, rhinos and tigers.  Learn about the possibilities in Nepal.  Of Global Interest Adventure Travel tour guide, Heather O'Neal, shares slides from her recent trip to Everest Base Camp.  Tours planned for Fall 2018 and Spring 2019.  The Himalayan Bazaar, 218 S. Main Street, Ann Arbor, MI, 734-997-7229.  Free! Free

https://www.thehimalayanbazaar.com/experience-more-1
The Himalayan Bazaar (map)
218 S. Main Street
Downtown Ann Arbor
phone 734-997-7229
Himalayan Trek and Jungle Safari

Free Seminar: Plant a Garden Resistant to Deer, Rabbits & Squirrels

Sat., June 30, 10-11 a.m.
phone 248-855-9240
jyoungquest@englishgardens.com

Deer, rabbits & Squirrels can really wreak havoc on your garden. Let us teach you the tricks to keep them away. Free

https://www.englishgardens.com/events/bees-beneficial-insects-329/
English Gardens (map)
6370 Orchard Lake Rd.
Greater Birmingham Area
phone (248) 851-7506
Free Seminar: Plant a Garden Resistant to Deer, Rabbits & Squirrels
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