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Are you prepared for 8 lively sessions on cultural variations around the world? This is an awareness series, serving up “small plate” portions of information on topics as diverse as: Culture, Ritual, Kinship, Shamans and Healers, The Arts, Sex & Gender, Race & Ethnicity and Cultural Appropriation. Taught by Cultural Anthropologist, artist-Jan Downey, the focus is on cultural lifeways of humans with who we share the world. And, along the way, you will be finding…Find out more »
If you have always wanted to draw, or if you need new techniques to make your drawing more realistic, our LEARN TO DRAW BETTER workshop is designed for you. The workshop meets Tuesday mornings, from 9:00 am – 12:00 pm, for four weeks at The Holland Center Art Studio, on the following days: Jan. 19, 26, Feb. 2, 9. Participants will learn five techniques for drawing proportions, shading, rendering a face likeness, and other skills.…Find out more »
Take some time for yourself in this new year. You certainly deserve it! Join Michele Guy Syne, a certified hypnotherapist in this 3-hour workshop, where she will teach you how to do your own Self-Hypnosis, which will provide you with a tool to improve the quality of your life in any area you choose. If there is an issue that is holding you back from doing something that is important to you, and you would…Find out more »
Have you ever wondered how you can best utilize all those frequent flyer points? How about loyalty program perks, and credit card offers? Join David Decker for part 2 of a 3-part series on how to get, use, and maximize the value of loyalty points across the spectrum. You may not be able to travel much now, but you can certainly plan for the future! You will be sent the URL for this Zoom class…Find out more »
Everyone wants to be healthy. But where do you start? Believe it or not, learning how to make fermented foods is a great first step. It’s easy! Let the Garden Goddess show you the way. Naturally fermented foods have been shown to provide a high variety of beneficial gut bacteria known as probiotics. Beet Kvass, for instance, aids in digestion, increases mental clarity, reduces sugar cravings, and helps open the blood vessels. As we learn…Find out more »
Did you know that hospice is about living, not dying? It is something that many of us will have to face. Join us for this hour-long talk. Learn how hospice supports patients and families in their homes, when hospice is appropriate, and how Medicare and insurance companies cover the cost of care. Hospice of the Valley will be sponsoring these online talks on various subjects, available through the Holland Center. Experts in their fields will…Find out more »
Did you know that listening to music can decrease anxiety, speed healing, increase optimism and decrease pain? Alzheimer’s patients and stroke victims can recall and sing songs long after they have stopped recognizing names and faces, or stopped speaking. In addition, research has found that music also affects the brain of dogs! Dr. Ron Bonnstetter heads up a team of research scientists who all work to uncover meaning behind our ever-growing human attribute database. He…Find out more »