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Midwest Pulse Calendar Listings- June 2016

Wednesday, June 1
 
WISH DREAM SPARKLE, Internet Radio Show – 7 pm CST – www.247thestream.com 
 
Thursday, June 2
 
GONG MEDITATION – 7:30 pm. $25 Gong meditations are one of the most deeply healing and restorative meditations possible, particularly because of the deep state of relaxation that is attained in response to the sound vibration. Gong meditation participants typically lie face up on a yoga mat or blanket in resting pose, or sit in a chair to experience the tremendous healing sounds and vibrations. Presenter: Andre Peraza. Crystal River Gifts 310 N LaFox Street, South Elgin, IL 60177. 224-535-8708. www.CrystalRiverGifts.com 
 
Saturday, June 4
 
FOOT DETOX SESSION WITH JR CARMANY – 1:30pm Price: $25/person (Normally $50) JR can accommodate 5 people in the same session so bring a friend! You may know her from SOUP TO NUTS but to us she is JR Healing hands! JR has works for years in the holistic arena. Let her work magic on your feet through an amazing foot detox. Come and experience the healing powers of her hands. PLEASE CALL FOR YOUR APPOINTMENT. Crystal River Gifts 310 N LaFox Street, South Elgin, IL 60177. 224-535-8708. www.CrystalRiverGifts.com 
 
HEALING THE HEART MEDITATION WITH DEBBIE LEONI 9:30a-10:30a $16 Drop-In FocusOm Batavia www.focus-om.com 
 
OPENING YOUR HEART TO RECEIVE – How to Become a Portal to the Abundance that is Your Birthright. Time: 12pm. Free lecture. Room 1. Were you taught that you had to “give” in order to be a good person? Have you given to the point of exhaustion, but you’re not good at receiving? What if you were told that there is a treasure trove of gifts waiting for you on the “other side”; all you need do is allow them to come to you? In this evocative seminar, renowned audiobook writer and producer, Theresa Puskar helps you remove the blocks you have around “receiving” all of the abundance that is your God-given birthright. Through powerful experiential exercises, she will assist you in opening your receptive portal, and sets you on a path towards manifesting the abundance that is rightfully yours! (Free Portal Opening audio download for all attendees.) Theresa Puskar is an Inspirational Writer, Audio Book Producer & Speaker. For over two decades Theresa has enjoyed a career in multi-media as a TV/stage performer, Executive Producer, Writer, and the Director of Coaching Programs at the world’s largest audio publisher, Nightingale-Conant. Having written over 100 books and manuals, she has co-created, hosted, and produced over 80 audio programs for many New York Times best-selling authors! Location: Body Mind Spirit Expo, Tinley Park Convention Center, 18451 Convention Center Drive, Tinley Park, IL 60477. 
 
THE FATE OF HUMANITY: BLACK ELK’S GREAT VISION. Sacred Nations Cultural Center Inc. Presents a Fund-Raising Seminar with: Quentin H. Young. 2-5pm. Location: DuPage Unitarian Universalist Church Learning Center
1828 Old Naperville Rd. Naperville, IL 60563. Donation: $30. To Register or questions call: 630-234-0864. Most credit cards accepted, or mail check or money order to: Sacred Nations Cultural Center, PO Box 462, Winfield, IL 60190. 
 
TRANSFORMATION THROUGH DREAMS: Saturdays, June 4 – June 18 – 3:30-5:30pm. (3 Class Series) What wisdom can your dreams provide? $80. Journey to Wholeness Center, 9501 New England Oak Lawn 708-634-3664 www.journeytowholeness.org 
 
Saturday-Sunday, June 4-5
 
REIKI 1 – 10:00 am to 2:00 pm. Price: $200. Pre-registration and $100 deposit are required ($100 deposit may be used for alternate class presented by Bharat Kalra if student is unable to attend original class.) Learn how to heal yourself, your family and friends with reiki energy. After completing level one reiki you will know how to: heal yourself, help your family and friends, manifest goals, and use reiki as a preventative tool. Pre-registration is required. Contact Crystal River Gifts Presenter: Bharat, Reiki Master and Instructor. Crystal River Gifts 310 N LaFox Street, South Elgin, IL 60177. 224-535-8708. www.CrystalRiverGifts.com 
 
Sunday, June 5
 
AN AFTERNOON WITH HEATHER HUFFMAN (First Sunday of Every Month) 3:00p-4:00p Family Yoga ($20 for parent/child $5 for each additional family member) 5:00p-6:00p Community Yoga $5 Both classes are drop-in FocusOm Batavia www.focus-om.com 
 
FREE GUIDED MEDITATION: 12:00pm to 12:45pm. Journey to Wholeness Center 9501 New England Ave Oak Lawn 708-634-3664 www.journeytowholeness.org 
 
GONG BATH: 2 to 3:30pm. Gong vibrations open the flow of energy. $25 Journey to Wholeness Center 9501 New England Oak Lawn 708-634-3664 www.journeytowholeness.org 
 
INTRODUCTION TO QI GONG WITH JIM KAMINECKI – Time: 12pm. Room:2. Free practice. Join Qi Gong practitioner, Jim Kaminecki, for this introductory class to Qi Gong. During 1 hour, you will be introduced to a level one Qi Gong form and we will practice it three to five times depending on our progress as a group. We will start the session with a brief warm up, which includes stretching exercises, then provide instruction on foundational techniques you will be using before we begin. All skill levels are welcome. Please bring active wear with you to participate: gym shoes, comfortable exercise clothes – sweatpants/short; sweatshirt/tee shirt. Jim Kaminecki is a holistic wellness advocate, a lifelong learner, a volleyball, swimming, and skiing enthusiast, a career investment and business consultant, a music aficionado, a Shaolin Kung Fu, Qi Gong, and Tai Chi practitioner, and occasional teacher. Location: Body Mind Spirit Expo, Tinley Park Convention Center, 18451 Convention Center Drive, Tinley Park, IL 60477. 
 
THE FATE OF HUMANITY: BLACK ELK’S GREAT VISION. Sacred Nations Cultural Center Inc. Presents a Fund-Raising Seminar with: Quentin H. Young. 2-5pm. Location: Bainbridge Community Center: 201 North Grant Ave, Bainbridge, IN (on U.S. Hwy. 36). Donation: $30. To Register or questions call: 630-234-0864. Most credit cards accepted, or mail check or money order to: Sacred Nations Cultural Center, PO Box 462, Winfield, IL 60190. 
 
Wednesday, June 8
 
DRUM CIRCLE – 7:30 pm. $10 This is a great way to release energy, find your inner child, and meet new friends! If you’ve never touched a drum or you’re an experience percussionist…. this Drum Circle is for you!! EVERYONE IS A DRUMMER!! Bring your own hand drum or use the ones provided. Join in for an exciting hour of TRIBAL DRUMMING FUN! Weather permitting, the Drum Circle will be held outside. Presenter: Andre Peraza. Crystal River Gifts 310 N LaFox Street, South Elgin, IL 60177. 224-535-8708. www.CrystalRiverGifts.com 
 
UFO’S, CROP CIRCLES, ST. MALACHY’S PROPHECY that this is the Last Pope, Jesus, Maitreya: all related? Free literature. Interesting discussion & movie. Nothing to join. 6:30-8:30pm, Garrett Wellness, 3020 N. Kimball, Chicago. 708-955-3634. FREE.
 
WISH DREAM SPARKLE, Internet Radio Show – 7 pm CST – www.247thestream.com 
 
Thursday, June 9
 
HEALING DIGESTIVE, THYROID & SKIN ISSUES WITH EFT – Testimonials on www.EFT-Tom.com $75. Register to attend and pay at the end of the workshop. 6-10pm. 4 CE’s, RUAH Center, 1110 N. Washington St. Naperville, Tom, 708-955-3634, or Ellie Stewart, 773-216-9882.
 
Saturday, June 11
 
CHICAGO IANDS, support/study/resource forum for near-death, out-of-body, & spiritual experiences, losses. Guest Speaker: VINCENT GENNA, MSW; NDEr, “The Real Deal”…World Reknown Psychic Medium and Spiritual Teacher. Don’t miss it! Frank Auditorium in Evanston Hospital. 2-5 pm. Free covered parking. Suggested donation – $20. For more info: 847.251.5758 or http: www.chicagoiands.org 
 
PSYCHIC HOLISTIC FAIR @ Enlightened Balance Chakra Spa 11am until 6pm. Doors open at 9am for Retail Shoppers, Classes and Waitlist. Event is run on a first come, first served basis. Each day of the event has different offerings. Enlightened Balance Chakra Spa 30 North Williams, Brink Street Market Suite F, Crystal Lake. 
www.EnlightenedBalance.com 815-307-1180
 
SOUND MEDITATION WORKSHOP WITH DR. EBEN ALEXANDER – 9am-4pm. Proof of Heaven author Dr. Eben Alexander will share the story of his life-changing experiences while in a seven-day coma and discuss the enigma of consciousness and the eternity of souls. Karen Newell will then lead guided sound meditations that produce higher states of consciousness. Register today at www.theosophical.org/events-workshops-and-retreats or 630-668-1571. Located at the Theosophical Society, 1926 N. Main Street in Wheaton.
 
THE MYSTERY OF CRYSTALS, HEALING STONES & OILS: 1:30 to 3pm. Discover healing proprieties. $20 Journey to Wholeness Center 9501 New England Oak Lawn 708-634-3664 www.journeytowholeness.org 
 
Saturday-Sunday, June 11-12
 
CERTIFICATION, EFT WITH A GUARANTEE™ – For beginners/experienced EFT Practitioners.14 hour Certification workshop. Learn basic EFT plus how to guarantee success in every EFT session. $225/$195. $95 if you attended any of Tom’s 6+ hours workshops. 14 CE’s. 9:00am-5pm. Intuitive Angel, 83 Century, Oswego, IL 60543, Oswego, www.EFT-Tom.com Tom Masbaum. 708-955-3634
Sunday, June 12
 
AN AFTERNOON OF READINGS WITH PSYCHIC MEDIUM VINCENT GENNA – Join us for an Afternoon of Readings with Psychic Medium Vincent Genna, ‪Sunday, June 12, 2016, 2:30 – 5 pm at Church of the Spirit, 2651 N. Central Park, Chicago. Donation $45 at the door (no registration required). Experience Genna as he tunes into your deceased loved ones and gives guiding messages. Info: ‪772-489-5422. 
 
EMPOWERED LIVING: 12 to 2:00pm. Self-Empowerment, Mindfulness, Meditation, Journaling. $20 Journey to Wholeness Center 9501 New England Oak Lawn 708-634-3664 www.journeytowholeness.org 
 
HARP MEDITATION. Time: 1-2pmpm. Cost: $25. Mark Brewer is a professional harpist in the Chicago area, who leads harp meditations and is the creator of Power Chill album. A lifelong student of spirituality with a unique talent of “captivating” audiences, Brewer brings the healing properties of the harp to people through live meditations. As he plays the harp, an instrument made from natural materials, each string produces a spectrum of overtones that deeply penetrate into the light body to balance the listener and to aid in the healing process. Tickets are $25/person. Please call for your tickets. Crystal River Gifts 310 N LaFox Street, South Elgin, IL 60177. 224-535-8708. www.CrystalRiverGifts.com . 
 
PSYCHIC HOLISTIC FAIR @ Enlightened Balance Chakra Spa -11am until 4pm. Doors open at 9am for Retail Shoppers, Classes and Waitlist. Event is run on a first come, first served basis. Each day of the event has different offerings. Enlightened Balance Chakra Spa 30 North Williams, Brink Street Market Suite F, Crystal Lake. www.EnlightenedBalance.com 815-307-1180
 
Tuesday, June 14
 
REIKI SHARE – 6:00 pm. FREE. We welcome all to attend. This is a wonderful opportunity if you have ever had any questions about healing Energy, or if you have Level 1 or Level 2 and you want to share your gift with others. This is a great time and place for just those very things. We open the doors to all for this amazing experience. Open Group Crystal River Gifts 310 N LaFox Street, South Elgin, IL 60177. 224-535-8708. www.CrystalRiverGifts.com 
 
Wednesday, June 15
 
INTRODUCTION TO REFLEXOLOGY – 10:00 a.m -1:00 Meets: 1 time Cost: $50 Take this class get $50 Off Reflex Level #1 – July 12th School of Holistic Massage and Reflexology Downers Grove, IL 60515 www.sohmar.com 630-968-7827.
 
WISH DREAM SPARKLE, Internet Radio Show – 7 pm CST – www.247thestream.com 
 
Friday-Sunday, June 17-19
 
SUMMER SOLSTICE CHAKRA RETREAT – All-inclusive women’s healing weekend on 12 acres of the Kettle Moraine Forrest in Southeast Wisconsin! Crystal healing, psychic medium, massage, past life regression, yoga, fire ceremony, much more! Contact Dr. Christina Wilke-Burbach: https://mindsoulandself.com/womens-wellness-retreats/ or mindsoulandself@yahoo.com or 608.393.7353 
Saturday, June 18
 
LAUGHTER YOGA: 2 to 3pm. $15 Journey to Wholeness Center 9501 New England Oak Lawn 708-634-3664 www.journeytowholeness.org 
 
Saturday-Sunday, June 18-19
 
CRYSTAL RIVER GIFTS GALA Sat. June 18th & Sun. June 19th Featured Reader – Pearl Tabbert is a Spiritual Teacher, Coach, Professional Intuitive, Speaker and Akashic Record Consultant, Pearl has spent over 25 years helping people own their spiritual growth and development. The Akasha holds the record of each soul’s journey through time and space and reveals the soul’s history along with spiritual wisdom to help you achieve health, wholeness and your potential during this lifetime. Other speakers: ROSEWOLF – Psychic and Physical Medium Roxanne Bjorklund – Tarot Card Reader and Reiki Practitioner (Saturday Only) Fran Verzosa – Psychic Palm Reader (Saturday Only) Daved Beck – Psychic Medium Ken Bentley – Intuitive Psychic Reader Stacy Chandler – Psychic Medium Crystal River Gifts 310 N LaFox Street, South Elgin, IL 60177. 224-535-8708. www.CrystalRiverGifts.com 
 
Sunday, June 19
 
FREE GUIDED MEDITATION: 12:00pm to 12:45pm. Journey to Wholeness Center 9501 New England Ave Oak Lawn 708-634-3664 www.journeytowholeness.org 
 
GONG BATH: 2 to 3:30pm. Gong vibrations open the flow of energy. $25 Journey to Wholeness Center 9501 New England Oak Lawn 708-634-3664 www.journeytowholeness.org 
 
Wednesday, June 22
 
WISH DREAM SPARKLE, Internet Radio Show – 7 pm CST – www.247thestream.com 
 
Friday-Sunday, June 24-26
 
WORKSHOP WITH DALE ALLEN HOFFMAN – Workshop with Ancient Aramic Scholar, Dale Allen Hoffman, contact The Intuitive Angel, 630-554-7713 for information on cost, hours and registration. The Intuitive Angel, 83 Century Dr., Oswego, IL. www.theintuitiveangel.com 
 
Saturday, June 25
 
15 HOLISTIC HEALTH VENDORS including Reiki, Crystals & Jewelry, NYR, Angel Card Readings, Tarot, Chiropractic, Essential Oils, Reiki Blessed Pottery, Naturopathy, Henna, & more. 10am-4pm. Free Wine, coffee, tea, and Vegan snacks. Free Admission. 5n536 Longview Rd St Charles 60175. crystalranch11@gmail.com 
 
CURVY YOGA OPEN HO– USE – 12:00 pm-3:00 pm. Food, Goodie Bags, Music, Classes, Fun! FREE! FocusOm Batavia www.focus-om.com 
 
REIKI LEVEL 2 – Price: $300. Pre-registration and $100 deposit are required ($100 deposit can be used for alternate class presented by Bharat Kalra if student is unable to attend original class.) Reiki level 2 is not only about continued self-healing and growth but also about helping others by learning new skills. Student will learn 3 sacred symbols and sounds along with further attunements that will increase the flow of energy as much as 4 times as compared to before. Pre-requisite for Reiki 2 is Level 1 training. Those interested must call to register. Presenter: Bharat, Reiki Master and Instructor Crystal River Gifts 310 N LaFox Street, South Elgin, IL 60177. 224-535-8708. www.CrystalRiverGifts.com 
 
Saturday-Sunday, June 25-26
 
CERTIFICATION, EFT WITH A GUARANTEE™ 10am-6pm. Description above for June 11&12. RUAH Center, 1110 Washington, Naperville. Tom, 708-955-3634, Ellie Stewart, 773-216-9882. www.EFT-Tom.com 
 
Sunday, June 26
 
EMPOWERED LIVING: 12 to 2:00pm. Self-Empowerment, Mindfulness, Meditation, Journaling. $20 Journey to Wholeness Center 9501 New England Oak Lawn 708-634-3664 www.journeytowholeness.org 
 
Monday, June 27
 
AMMA! Meet the world renowned humanitarian and spiritual leader. FREE, June 27-29. Experience a personal blessing (hug) from Amma. MA Center, Elburn, IL 60119.  amma.org/Chicago
 
SOHMAR 9 MONTH FAST TRACK MASSAGE PROGRAM – Starts: June 27, 2016. Meets 3 times a week Choose Days or Evenings Call Admissions: 630-968-7827 School of Holistic Massage and Reflexology Downers Grove, IL 60515 www.sohmar.com 630-968-7827.
 
Wednesday, June 29
 
WISH DREAM SPARKLE, Internet Radio Show – 7 pm CST – www.247thestream.com 
 
AMMA! Meet the world renowned humanitarian and spiritual leader. FREE, June 27-29. Experience a personal blessing (hug) from Amma. MA Center, Elburn, IL 60119.  amma.org/Chicago
 
Thursday-Monday, July 21-25
 
HYPNOTHERAPY CERTIFICATION WITH NLP – LEVEL I – Do you love helping people? Can you imagine a career that utilizes the most powerful vehicles for change in existence? Are you a healer, yoga instructor or a massage therapist wanting to add highly advanced and effective tools to your toolbox? With Hypnosis and NLP training your clients can heal rapidly, reduce stress, build confidence, resolve childhood issues and remove barriers to success. Certified Instructor Randi Light, MS, CHt is a Master Facilitator, Transformation Specialist, Mental Trainer and Healer, 219-929-8726 9:00-5:00 CST $999 Valparaiso Women’s Alliance, Valparaiso, IN. www.RandiLight.org RandiLight@gmail.com 
Saturday, July 23
 
METAPYSICALLY FIT FEST -12pm – 8pm, Bicentennial Riverfront Park, Yorkville, IL. Yoga all day. Riverfront Workshops. Gong wash, crystals, handmade/unique items. Musical Line Up: 4 pm The 7th Sons, 5 pm Indika Reggae Band, 6:30 pm The Giving Tree Band. www.metaphysicallyfitfest.com 630-881-1095. 
 
Saturday-Sunday, August 6-7
 
12TH ANNUAL CELEBRATION THE WORLD OF FAERIES FESTIVAL. Saturday, August 7th and 7th, 2016. Saturday from 10am to 7pm and Sunday from 10am to 5pm. Admission: (Cash only!) $11.00 each general admission $8.00 each senior (65 and up) at gate only. Children 12 and under are free admission. More information you can get on the website www.theworldoffaeries.com or by phone 815-788-1630. Location: Vasa Park, 35 W 217 Route 31, South Elgin, IL 60177. Free Parking. 
 
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WISE WOMEN GATHERING strengthening intuitive wisdom, authentic greatness, self-esteem by sharing our life’s journey in supporting, inspiring atmosphere. Not a therapy group but therapeutic in nature for the feminine spirit. Tuesdays 7:00p-8:30p wwwomenswisdom@aol.com Des Plaines (847) 258 7225 website: www.womenswisdom.org
 
CRYSTAL RIVER GIFTS offers an eclectic assortment of books, meditation CD’s, essential oils, jewelry, crystals and much more. The services that we provide include astrology sessions, tarot readings, psychic readings, pet readings, reiki, and reflexology. Address:310 N. La Fox Street, South Elgin, IL 60177. 224-535-8708. www.crystalrivergifts.com