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Buy a Bag For The Hungry

December 31st, 2014  November 1 - December 31

A $20 donation will buy $40 worth of nutritious natural and organic foods for the hungry, including fresh potatoes, apples and carrots - that's enough to fill a typical grocery bag.

Outpost's 2014 Buy A Bag goal is to raise $120,000 worth of natural and organic food!...that's 3,000 individual sales!

Location: All Outpost Locations

Posted By: Outpost Natural Foods Co-op


Food, Farm & Fitness: A Community Fundraiser

December 31st, 2014  December 1 - 31

A fundraiser for Milwaukee Environmental Sciences Charter School!
For a $15 donation you’ll receive:
- A canvas shopping bag beautifully decorated by MESCS students
- A $5 Outpost gift card
- Good cheer knowing that you support healthy eating and urban gardening

Location: All Outpost Store Locations

Posted By: Outpost Natural Foods Co-op


Starting from Scratch Cooking & Nutrition Class

January 5th, 2015  10:30am-Noon

Starting from Scratch(TM) is for everyone who wants to eat better, yet is not sure where to start. This 4-week program provides you with nutrition facts, skills and confidence to prepare delicious nutrient dense meals to feed your cells, boost energy, improve moods and sleep, and support weight loss! Dates: 4 Mondays 1/5 - 1/26. Contact Barb Heinen, NC: 414-292-3900 X257, barb@joyfuleats.com, www.joyfuleats.com

Location: Greensquare Center: 6789 N. Green Bay Ave, Glendale, WI 53209, Lower Level Studio

Posted By: Greensquare Center for the Healing Arts


FREE, Woman's Full Moon Circle, Community Giveback

January 5th, 2015  6:30-8:00pm

Join our friendly community of Women as we gather to celebrate womanhood, the monthly influence of the Full Moon and how it will assist our awareness in the coming month. Through these monthly meetings we recreate the ancient Circle of Women and nourish ourselves with community fellowship. Note: pre-registration required, gifts from the heart accepted. Contact Info: Jean Reddemann, Indigenous Healer/Spiritual Therapist, 262-629-5264, jeanreddemmann.com,
jeanreddemann@yahoo.com

Location: Greensquare Center: 6789 N. Green Bay Ave, Glendale, WI 53209, Lower Level Studio

Posted By: Greensquare Center for the Healing Arts


Joyful Jumpstart - 5 wk Nutrition & Cooking Class

January 7th, 2015  6:30-8:00pm

Joyful Jumpstart quickly reboots your body, mind
and spirit through clean eating and strategic life style 
changes. Equip yourself with knowledge, tools and
support to jumpstart your joyful health NOW with this  
5-week program! Dates: 5 Wednesdays 1/7 - 2/4. Contact Info: Barb Heinen, NC: 414-292-3900 X257, barb@joyfuleats.com, www.joyfuleats.com

Location: Greensquare Center: 6789 N. Green Bay Ave, Glendale, WI 53209, Lower Level Studio

Posted By: Greensquare Center for the Healing Arts


Third Thursday Member Networking Event January

January 15th, 2015  7:30 - 9:00 am

Join Local First Milwaukee for their first Third Thursday networking event of 2015. All Local First members are welcome, and are invited to bring a guest from other local, independently owned businesses. Coffee and light refreshments will be provided; formal introductions begin at 8:00 a.m. We look forward to seeing you!

Location: Hunger Task Force, 201 S Hawley Ct, Milwaukee, WI 53214

Posted By: Local First Milwaukee


Feldenkrais Workshop - Free the Chest & Spine

January 25th, 2015  12:30-2:30pm

Exploring how we breathe to free the chest & spine
Using intentional breathing we will explore how to "unglue" the lungs and sense how much movement will be clearer in our ribs and spine. This class will provide a greater understanding of our respiratory system, and how the way we breathe can impact our spine.

Location: Greensquare Center: 6789 N. Green Bay Ave, Glendale 53209, Lower Level Studio

Posted By: Greensquare Center for the Healing Arts


Wellness University Talk - Hormones

January 28th, 2015  6:30-8:00pm

Topic:  Where Have All My Hormones Gone?
Estrogen, progesterone and testosterone are crucial for maintaining optimal body functions and cellular
repair.  They can be replaced safely without increasing the risk of cancer?  Investment: $10 per class or $99 for a 12 class package (Lecture fees can be deducted from charges at GLVH)
Pre-Registration Required: 414.446.5389, DrFlip@glvhealth.com

Location: Greensquare Center: 6789 N. Green Bay Ave, Glendale 53209, Lower Level Education Center

Posted By: Greensquare Center for the Healing Arts


Third Thursday Member Networking Event February

February 19th, 2015  7:30 - 9:00 am

All Local First members are welcome to join us at this networking event at Creative Employment Opportunities, and are invited to bring a guest from other local, independently owned businesses. Coffee and light refreshments will be provided; formal introductions begin at 8:00 a.m. We look forward to seeing you!

Location: Creative Employment Opportunities, 1421 N. Water St. Milwaukee, WI 53202

Posted By: Local First Milwaukee


February Mixer

March 5th, 2015  5:30 - 7:00 pm

Join us for local networking at the Hudson Business Lounge in the Third Ward. This office away from home features an on-site cafe/coffee/wine bar; complimentary appetizers will be offered, along with a cash bar. All Local First members are welcome, and we invite any local, independent business owners in the area to join us and check out Local First.

Location: Hudson Business Lounge, Third Ward

Posted By: Local First Milwaukee


Third Thursday Member Networking Event March

March 19th, 2015  7:30 - 9:00 am

All Local First members are welcome to this networking event at Boswell Books, and are invited to bring a guest from other local, independently owned businesses. Coffee and light refreshments will be provided; formal introductions begin at 8:00 a.m. We look forward to seeing you!

Location: Boswell Books 2559 N Downer Ave Milwaukee, WI 53211

Posted By: Local First Milwaukee


Third Thursday Member Networking Event April

April 16th, 2015  7:30 - 9:00 am

All Local First members are welcome to this networking event held at Horizon Home Care and Hospice and are invited to bring a guest from other local, independently owned businesses. Coffee and light refreshments will be provided; formal introductions begin at 8:00 a.m. We look forward to seeing you!

Location: Horizon Home Care & Hospice 11400 W Lake Park Dr Milwaukee, WI 53224

Posted By: Local First Milwaukee


May Mixer

May 6th, 2015  5:30 - 7:00 pm

Join us for local networking at Larry's Market on Milwaukee's north side. This specialty food market has every cheese, wine, and treat your heart can imagine; complimentary appetizers will be offered, along with a cash bar. All Local First members are welcome, and we invite any local, independent business owners in the area to join us and check out Local First.

Location: Larry's Market, 8737 N DEERWOOD DRIVE, MILWAUKEE, WI 53209

Posted By: Local First Milwaukee


Third Thursday Member Networking Event May

May 21st, 2015  7:30 - 9:00 am

All Local First members are welcome to join us at this networking event at Bluemels Garden and Landscape Center, and are invited to bring a guest from other local, independently owned businesses. Coffee and light refreshments will be provided; formal introductions begin at 8:00 a.m. We look forward to seeing you!

Location: Bluemel's Garden & Landscape Center 4930 W Loomis Rd Milwaukee, WI 53220

Posted By: Local First Milwaukee


Third Thursday Member Networking Event June

June 18th, 2015  7:30 - 9:00 am

All Local First members are welcome, and are invited to bring a guest from other local, independently owned businesses. Coffee and light refreshments will be provided; formal introductions begin at 8:00 a.m. We look forward to seeing you!

Location: Schlitz Audubon Nature Center, 1111 East Brown Deer Road, Milwaukee, WI 53217

Posted By: Local First Milwaukee


Wellness For Me Network Meeting-Thurs mornings

May 28th, 2020  7-8am every Thursday

Come down every or any Thursday morning to Stone Creek Coffee at Radio Milwaukee (220 E. Pittsburgh) in the Third Ward to network and share your ideas, passions, business, and dreams with like minded wellness people. No meeting April 17. See evening event here and on FB

Location: Stone Creek Coffee 220 E. Pittsburg 3rd Ward

Posted By: Wellness For Me



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