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- 6/5: Accent on Wellness "New Wave 80s" Potluck Dinner
- 6/9: NYC Vegetarian Meetup
- 6/19: EarthSave Taste of Health Food Festival
Accent on Wellness "New Wave 80s" Potluck Dinner
Saturday, June 5
WHEN: Saturday, June 5, 6-9pm
WHERE: Dharma Yoga, 297 Third Avenue (between 22nd and 23rd
COST: $5.00 (children free)
Remember the 1980's? New Wave, break dancing, big hair, Madonna,
Atari games, aerobics, the Sony walkman, the introduction of the
home computer, straight-leg jeans, punk, Michael Jackson, Flash
Dance, Heavy Metal Come dressed in your old 80s style threads and
you might win a prize.
There will be 80s trivia games, and great music to dance to. Come
for a fun-filled evening with friends.
WHAT TO BRING:
Please bring a Raw Food Dish that many people can sample. Consider
that at least 30 people will have a small spoonful of your offering
of fruits, salad, nut pate, or raw desserts.
Accent on Wellness hotline: (212) 760 5953.
NYC Vegetarian Meetup
Wednesday, June 9
WHEN: Wednesday, June 9, 7pm
WHERE: Caravan of Dreams, 405 East 6th Street (just east of First
Member Created Agenda: Banning foie gras (http://www.nofoiegras.org)
To RSVP, visit http://vegetarian.meetup.com/.
Meetups are local gatherings of a group of people brought together
by a common interest. Meetups take place in cafes, restaurants, or
any location members decide to hold them.
EarthSave Taste of Health Food Festival
Saturday, June 19
WHEN: Saturday, June 19, 10am-7pm
WHERE: Lincoln Center North Plaza, West 65th Street and Columbus
Learn about how you can make healthy food and lifestyle choices that
benefit you, your friends and family, and the planet at EarthSave's
third annual Taste of Health Festival.
Events include cooking demonstrations, lectures, educational
activities and games for children and parents, live music, and
much more. Admission is free.
Featured speaker is Shelton Walden, host of WBAI's "Walden's Pond."
Guest speakers include Loren Lockman, Director of the Tanglewood
Wellness Center, who will talk about how our lifestyle choices affect
our health, and Jeffrey Smith, who will talk about the health dangers
of genetically engineered foods.
Full schedule of events and speakers, list of exhibitors, and
directions are available at the Taste of Health Festival web