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SüperKrauts, Local Raw Fermented Sauerkraut Maker Wins Award

Sauerkraut – the probiotic food that is making news – is now a true gourmet side dish, with 17 fantastic flavors, ready to accompany any meal as ‘instant probiotic salads’. Superkrauts, based in New Paltz, uses only glass for their fermentation vessels. Their products are handcrafted in small batches, using 100% organic ingredients and salts of the highest quality. They are unpasteurized and free of vinegars or preservatives, to keep their wonderful probiotics alive. When refrigerated, they keep for one year.

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Kindergarten Play Day and Information Session

Blue Rock School invites four-and five year- olds and their parents to a free event being held from 10 a.m. to noon on October 21.

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SOAR 2017 Women’s Conference

On Saturday, October 28th at 9 a.m. the SOAR Women’s Conference returns to the spectacular Minerals Resort and Spa for another great year of dynamic keynote speakers and electrifying workshops.

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Become a Yoga Teacher

“Interested in becoming a yoga teacher,” asks Sol Full Yoga owner Arlene Kobylinski. “Our next 200 hour RYT starts November 17. Not only will you learn all you need to know about how to teach a beautiful yoga class, but you will be inspired and learn from some of the best teachers around including Elena Brower, Mary Dana Abbott, Raghunath and Kelly Kamm.”

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Non-Invasive Body Sculpting Comes to the Hudson Valley

Diane Kenny, certified Lokkima operator, has opened a practice in the Hudson Valley specialized in non-invasive fat reduction. “Cryogenic Lipolysis or Fat Freezing is a non-invasive, non-surgical procedure for patients who wish to reduce fat on specific parts of their bodies,” she explains. “It is a natural process, where the adipose—or fatty—tissue is cooled, which causes the fat cells to die and be excreted following the treatment. Cryolipo uniquely addresses fat cells without harming any of the surrounding tissues.”

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Resilience Fitness Training for Educators

Sifu Ed D’Urso is proud to announce that on October 18, The Fire Mountain School of Resilience Fitness Training and Centered Martial Arts in partnership with the Rockland Teacher's Center Institute will be offering a 4 week, 15 credit hour introductory Resilience Fitness Training for Educators course.

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Finding Balance Through Creative Movement

Tatyana Kochergina, CEO and founder of Balance with TK, has extensive experience guiding people in athletic, therapeutic and creative movement. Her mission is to help people find a balance that will work for them, at any age and any stage in their life.

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Experience Reiki in a Himalayan Salt Cave

Lisa LaCava, Reiki Master/Teacher and Integrated Energy Therapy practitioner has been collaborating with Salt of the Earth Center for Healing in Chestnut Ridge to create an extraordinary Reiki/Himalayan salt cave experience. She is excited to announce two upcoming Reiki Circles in the cave being held from 8 a.m. to 9:45 p.m. on October 11 and 26.

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Free Chiropractic Care for Kids to Raise Awareness about Domestic Violence

October is Domestic Violence Awareness Month. To raise awareness and to support Safe Homes of Orange County, Dr. Marie Gregory Cantu of Cantu Chiropractic in Monroe will be treating children from birth to age 18 for free during the week of October 9-14 with your donation to Safe Homes of Orange County. Safe Homes provides services for those living with domestic violence.

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Claiming Your Voice Women’s Memoir Workshop

Local memoir author Lorraine Ash will share her gifts with attendees of her “Claiming Your Voice: A Deep Dive into Women’s Memoirs” workshop on Saturday, October 14 to Sunday, October 15. This two-day memoir retreat for women in Nanuet also includes mini-reflexology sessions and “A Sit Down with Spirit,” a live show presented by author Rita Gigante.

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