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Cooking for Peace with Special Guest Gwyn Whittaker

Cooking for Peace with Special Guest Gwyn Whittaker We all know the phrase you are what you eat but we usually just think of the physical effects of food on our health. Food influences our mental, spiritual and physical well-being, and the societies in which we live. Join us and learn how food choices and food preparation affect our emotions, integrity and health and the ethical impact on animals and the environment. Workshop includes a discussion and vegan food preparation. Come learn and taste with us. Gwyn Whittaker, CEO of GreenFare Organic Cafe, is an electrical engineer from VA...

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Stop the Bleed Day at the Medical Museum

The top cause of preventable death in trauma is bleeding. Twenty percent of people that have died from traumatic injuries could have survived with quick bleeding control. “Stop the Bleed” is a national campaign to address the most commoncause of preventable trauma death in the nation: uncontrolled bleeding. Join museum educators for a demonstration on hemorrhage control to include use of blood-clotting bandages and tourniquets. Learn about the history of tourniquets since the Civil War. Event is free! For more information please contact us at (301)...

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Medical Museum Science Cafe: Visual Voices of the Invisible Wounds of War

Join Melissa S. Walker, Healing Arts Program Coordinator of the National Intrepid Center of Excellence (NICoE) and Lead Art Therapist for Creative Forces: NEA Military Healing Arts Network, as she describes the art therapy treatments delivered at NICoE and the latest published outcomes on art therapy research studies. These outcomes include thematic patterns found in an analysis of hundreds of the service members’ visual representations of their experiences, as well as correlations between the identified themes and standardized clinical measures. For more information please call (301)...

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World Peace Meditation Hour (Maryland)

Join us for “World Peace Meditation Hour” an opportunity to become aware of the cosmic energies that are influencing us now and the possibilities they offer humanity for spiritual evolution. Feel the energy of peace flow through every cell of your body. Open to All! Sunday, March 17th, 6:30 p.m. – 7:30 p.m. Held at the Meditation Museum, 9525 Georgia Avenue, Suite 101, Silver Spring, MD 20910. Free Event – Contributions Appreciated. RSVP at...

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Feeling Healthy and Vibrant

More and more of us are investing in our health than ever before. It makes sense because our health really does impact who we are and what we do. But feeling healthy is more than just healthy bodies; it’s also about feeling vibrant in our minds and hearts. Join us to find ways to feel healthy and vibrant. Saturday, March 16th, 1:30 PM – 3:00 PM. Held at the Meditation Museum, 9525 Georgia Avenue, Suite 101, Silver Spring, MD 20910. Free Event – Contributions Appreciated. RSVP at...

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