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Performer
Program
Category
Description
Fee
FELDMAN, GARY (ORGANIC FOOD/NUTRITIONAL SUPPLEMENTS) CLIMATE CRISIS: NOT MOTHER NATURE Health & Fitness- Other,
Life Skills- Other,
Nature- Environment
Climate Change is causing loss of life, drastically diminishing many species (including us), as well as the number one “commodity” in the world - and what will be available to us on supermarket shelves. Gary will focus on life-threatening dangers in our atmosphere caused by geoengineering and weather modification. Learn aspects of atmospheric alteration that have severely dummied-down the population and contribute to memory loss, dementia and Alzheimer’s. Find out new causes of allergies, asthma, new viruses and more. Learn positive steps we still can take, and how to help strengthen your defenses.
$201- $350
Henderson, Kristine Tea Tasting: Herbal Tisanes I Health & Fitness- Other,
Multicultural- Other,
Other
Are you caffeine-sensitive? Not to worry. Expand your repetoire of herbal tisanes beyond chamomile and peppermint with the unique, healthy and delicious herbals: Rooibos & Honeybush. Learn what distinguishes herbal tisanes from true teas, the healthy nutrients that exist in these herbals and their health benefits, and the history and culture surrounding these two herbs from South Africa. Three herbal tisanes will be tasted and discussed.
$101- $200
Penske, Tara Winter Wonderland-'Tweens, Teens and Adults Health & Fitness- Other,
Nature- Other,
Science
Brighten up the Winter Season while learning all about Aromatherapy with Tara Penske, Certified Aromatherapist. Make your own Peppermint-Lime Lip Balm, Citrus and Vanilla Cream Delight” Lotion and Winter Hand and Body Scrub -all with natural essential oils-the Power of Aromatherapy can be used any time of year! (Tweens, Teens and Adults)$275
$201- $350
Zupp, Brad The Feats of Memory Show (A) Health & Fitness- Other,
Life Skills- Other,
Science
Students learn how to triple their ability to remember during one 45-minute assembly (even if they hate studying). Teaching the science of remembering using the performing arts. In this unique assembly, students learn HOW to remember! - Improve test scores, spelling, vocabulary, foreign languages and more. - Increase creative thinking and the ability to visualize as students use the three keys to unlocking their amazing memory abilities. - Boost test-taking confidence and classroom participation when students remember answers easier. - Students understand the science of how the mind forgets and the importance of homework, review and studying - Each performance can be customized for specific grade(s) and with examples of specific areas that need to be addressed as directed by faculty or parents. Available for grades 3 and higher. - This arts in education performance uses theatre, comedy and circus arts to demonstrate keys points and keep the students entertained as they learn - Amazing "feats of memory" impress the students as they see dozens of their names remembered instantly and a random 40-digit number that they provide is memorized in less than 60 seconds, right before their eyes More details, testimonials and a preview video at: www.FeatsOfMemory.com
$501- $1000
Bram, Lance Emotional coaching for success Disability Awareness,
Health & Fitness- Other,
Life Skills- Other
Teens will learn: 1) Participate in confidence building activities. 2) Discuss strategies to improve patience and thinking things through. 3) Not judging others. 4) Decision making not based on emotions and impulses. 5) Setting short and long terms goals to motivate themselves. Support groups may be established for future workshops.
Up to $100
Penske, Tara The Essential Gardener..A Journey Down the Aromatherapy Path Health & Fitness- Other,
Nature- Environment,
Nature- Gardening
The Essential Gardener..A Journey Down the Aromatherapy Path Do you love to enhance the look of your garden or yard but hate how rough your hands feel afterwards? Tara Penske, Certified Aromatherapist, can help you change that! Learn how to make a Gardner’s Hand Scrub to use after your hard work is done and a beautiful healing Salve for your hands that will have lasting effects! Share tips and stories about gardening, plants and the healing benefits of both. (Tweens, Teens and Adults) $275
$201- $350
Dantzler, ERICA Double Dutch / Jump Rope Health & Fitness- Sports,
Health & Fitness- Other,
Performing Arts- Dance
Objective: to bring the joy of Double Dutch jump-rope to people in a variety of settings: schools, recreation programs, gymnastic training facilities, and libraries.
Up to $100
DePierro, Bobbi Ann Zumba Fitness Health & Fitness- Other
ZUMBA is a full body workout integrating slow and fast paced rhythm with hip-twisting, fat-burning moves. Zumba is a full-body workout that leaves participants craving more, more, more. The best part of all is you don't have to know how to dance to ZUMBA! Zumba creates a party-like atmosphere so you can just go with the flow and enjoy the party! Zumba pushes the heart rate to its optimum calorie burning zone and it brings it back down again for a sustained level of performance that burns 500 calories or more in a one hour class. Add the Latin beats and you have a recipe for a heart pumping exercise.Yes?...then let's ZUMBA! Come Zumba with Bobbi Ann for a high energy cardio aerobic class fusing Latin and International beats with Salsa, Merengue, Cha-Cha, Samba, Hip-Hop, and Belly Dancing.
$101- $200
Science, Wondergy SkateScience Health & Fitness- Sports,
Other,
Science
Ever wonder how a pro skater does those awesome tricks? Explore the science behind skating with a little help from a pro skater and Wondergy. See how to stay on the board, turn, jump (ollie), and perform tricks like a kickflip or a manual. Get ready for the sickest Wondergy show ever! Explore the physics of skateboarding, with professional skaters and big-scale jumps and tricks. Great for large audiences of all ages! Focus on safety along with skating skills. TOPICS: Center of mass, inertia, gravity, distribution of force Skateboarding workshops also available.
$1001- $3000
Henderson, Kristine Tea Tasting: Teas of China - Black Teas Health & Fitness- Other,
Multicultural- Other,
Other
China is the birthplace of tea and it was discovered almost 5,000 years ago. During this interactive seminar, we will explore several black teas from different provinces in China. Learn what distinguishes the black teas of China from black teas in other countries, specific health benefits associated with black tea, and the history and lore surrounding the teas being tasted. Three Chinese black teas will be tasted and discussed.
$101- $200
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