LOWCOUNTRY EDITION

​​​​​Calendar of Events

Our calendar is filled with classes, workshops and events that feed your mind/body/spirit and promote a healthy lifestyle. 
​Submissions for the September issue must be received no later than August 10 and can be entered at NALowcountry.com/event-entry.html. Submit ongoing events at NALowcountry.com/recurring-events-calendar.html. $10 per entry.

 WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 2

Free Kangen Hydration Demo – 1st Wed & 3rd Sun of each month. Marianne Rosen, MD & Associates, 776 Daniel Ellis Dr, Ste A, Charleston. Contact Johnny Z: 843-327-3726. Johnny@
NoWaterCompares.com.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 4


Empowered Aging with George Buell, Friday Night Speaker Series– 7-8:30pm. Yoga Teacher and Reiki Master George Buell will lead a discussion on a necessary personal and cultural paradigm shift in our relationship to the aging process. $22. Bridge to Avalon, 757 St Andrews Blvd, Charleston. 843-974-5676. BridgeToAvalon.com.

MONDAY, AUGUST 7

EFT Tapping and Meditation – 7-8:15pm. Learn how to use EFT (gentle tapping on your body) and meditation to remove energetic or emotional blocks. Facilitators: Anne-Marie Wiesman (AnneMarie@Wiesman.com) and Ana Haugsoen (AnaHaugsoen@msn.com). FREE! bliss Spiritual Co-op, 1163 Pleasant Oaks Dr, Mt Pleasant. 843-345-7061. blissSpiritualCo-op.org.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 8

Meet & Greet Swami Vishwadhaanamjayananda – 1-4pm & 6-8:30pm. Spend the afternoon with him in a small group or 1:1 setting. In the evening, he will lead a session on the power of OM and your hands to activate self-healing. FREE! bliss Spiritual Co-op, 1163 Pleasant Oaks Dr, Mt Pleasant. 843-345-7061. blissSpiritualCo-op.org.

Journey to Your Inner Master, Ayurvedic Immersion– 5:30-7:30pm. The 10 Sacred Rituals to Health and Longevity. A 12-Week Course: Learn the Secrets to unlock your Self. Tuesdays. $50 +Tuition. Seed of Life Collective, 621 Wappoo Rd, Charleston. 843-475-2156. SeedOfLifeWellnessCollective@gmail.com. SeedOfLifeCollective.com.

Holistic Health and Green Business Meetup– 6pm. All businesses devoted to the health and happiness of people, pets or the planet are invited for speed networking, food and fun. $5. Mellow Mushroom, 4855 Tanger Outlet Blvd, N Charleston. 843-821-7404. Register by Aug 6 at Meetup.com/holistic-health-and-green-business-meetup.

Your Perception Is Your Reality: Welcome to The Matrix – 7-8:30pm. We will examine the basic stages of life; each proposes a challenge that should prepare you for discovering the inherent inner power to fulfill your unique promise. $97. Bridge to Avalon, 757 St Andrews Blvd, Charleston. 843-974-5676. BridgeToAvalon.com.

THURSDAY, AUGUST 10

Benefits of Newborn Massage – 6pm. Beyond the joy of spending quality time bonding with a new baby, infant massage has been shown to provide many benefits to the baby, the parents, and to the rest of the family. $10. 720 Magnolia Rd, Ste 15, Charleston. 843-826-0660. Danica@DanicaTodd.com. Info/reservation: DanicaTodd.com.

Building the Bridge – 7-8:30pm. Join Jeannine Clemens and Erin Sirona over tea and snacks for a spiritual think tank. What is your heart’s work? This is a monthly gathering intended to support each other with cultivating this in the local community. FREE. Bridge to Avalon, 757 St Andrews Blvd, Charleston. 843-974-5676. BridgeToAvalon.com.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 11

Conscious Dying Series – Screening of Considering the Conversation
– 7-9:30pm. This series is led by Conscious Dying Guide Paige Hetherington. There will be a Q&A after the film. $10. Bridge to Avalon, 757 St Andrews Blvd, Charleston. 843-974-5676. BridgeToAvalon.com.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 12

Creating Prosperity with Crystals – 10am-12:30pm. This gathering will explore using a variety of crystals and methods from all around the world to invite more prosperity into our lives. You will receive a crystal toolkit and a handout to practice with at home. $47. Bridge to Avalon, 757 St Andrews Blvd, Charleston. 843-974-5676. BridgeToAvalon.com.

MONDAY, AUGUST 14


Find Your Health Balance Workshop– 10am-12pm. Facilitated by Shannon Rupert. Learn how to use your own body to discover the sources of issues—chronic fatigue, headaches, achy joints—and learn effective action steps. Preregistration/$25. Lime and Lotus, 925 Wappoo Rd, Ste F, Charleston. 843-214-2997. LimeAndLotus.com.

WILDCARD CHAKRA– 7-8:15pm. Let go and allow your soul to tell you which chakra needs some TLC. Feel lighter, happier using Chakra balancing tools in a fun setting. Facilitator: Ellie Alasantra. Free drawing ($50 value). $20. Spa Seven, 102 Wappoo Creek Dr, Ste 7, Charleston. 843-696-4016. VibraSoulArt.com.

Chakra Meditation – 7:15-8:15pm. Chakra Meditation with Carmen Williams is experiential and magical! Explore your inner universe! Mondays Aug 14 & 28. Register at SeedOfLifeCollective.com. $10 each session. Seed of Life Collective, 621 Wappoo Rd, Charleston. 843-475-2156.
SeedOfLifeWellnessCollective@gmail.com.
SeedOfLifeCollective.com.

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 16


Answer Your Own Health Questions – 10-11:30am or 6-7:30pm. Shannon Rupert presents this easy-to-learn self-analysis and treatment method for anything from chronic fatigue to Lyme disease. Seed of Life Collective, 621 Wappoo Rd, Charleston. 843-475-2156. Register at SeedOfLifeWellnessCollective@gmail.com.
SeedOfLifeCollective.com.


Client Attraction & Marketing 101 for Holistic Practitioners – 6-8pm. How to brand yourself in the community effectively. Preregistration/$35, at door/$45. Lime and Lotus, 925 Wappoo Rd, Ste F, Charleston. 843-214-2997. LimeAndLotus.com.

Into the Heart of Christ Meditation

Together we will experience the way that calls us HOME, healing every obstacle to the presence of Love in our lives.

August 16 • 6:15-7:15pm.

Suggested Love Offering
*$22 per person.

*Your contribution is appreciated however not expected. Everyone is welcome!
Do not let funds keep you from answering your heart’s call. Healing Hara,
209 Stallsville Loop Rd, Summerville.
843-810-5953. HealingHara.com.


 

THURSDAY, AUGUST 17

Magical Water? Have You Heard? – 6pm. Turn Tap water into Alkalized, Ionized, Restructured water that works with your body chemistry. Free Live Demonstration and Healthy Drinking Game. Seed of Life Collective, 621 Wappoo Rd, Charleston. 843-475-2156. SeedOfLifeWellnessCollective@gmail.com. SeedOfLifeCollective.com.

Shamanic Dream Circle with Erin Sirona– 9pm. Immersed in powerful collective energy, we will journey deeply through Shamanic meditation. There will be an opportunity for feedback from others as well as time to share your “takeaway” at the end. $27. Contact Bridge to Avalon for location information. Bridge to Avalon, 757 St Andrews Blvd, Charleston. 843-974-5676. BridgeToAvalon.com.

FRIDAY, AUGUST 18

Accessing the Akashic Records Level I with Chrys Franks – 7-10pm. Aug 19, 10am-5pm, and Aug 26, 1-4pm. Working with the Akashic Records allows you to experience the sacred Practice of self-discovery through dialogue with the Guardians of your Soul’s evolution. $297. Bridge to Avalon, 757 St Andrews Blvd, Charleston. 843-974-5676. BridgeToAvalon.com.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 19

Into the Heart of Christ Meditation

Together we will experience the way that calls us HOME, healing every obstacle to the presence of Love in our lives.

August 19 • 4-5pm.

Suggested Love Offering
*$22 per person.

*Your contribution is appreciated however not expected. Everyone is welcome!
Do not let funds keep you from answering your heart’s call. Healing Hara,
209 Stallsville Loop Rd, Summerville.
843-810-5953. HealingHara.com.



SUNDAY, AUGUST 20


Free Kangen Hydration Demo– 1st Wed & 3rd Sun of each month. Marianne Rosen, MD & Associates, 776 Daniel Ellis Dr, Ste A, Charleston. Contact Johnny Z: 843-327-3726. Johnny@
NoWaterCompares.com.

Ayurveda 101 – 2-3:30pm. The 5 Mental Energies and Focusing and Balancing Mental Disturbances. $20 in advance, $25 at door. Seed of Life Collective, 621 Wappoo Rd, Charleston. 843-475-2156. SeedOfLifeWellnessCollective@gmail.com.
SeedOfLifeCollective.com.

TUESDAY, AUGUST 22

Teens Supporting Teens (TST) – 4:15-5:30pm. Open to middle and high school teens struggling with anxiety, depression, or other challenges and looking for group support. Facilitator: Julie Koewler (Julie.Koewler@yahoo.com). FREE! bliss Spiritual Co-op, 1163 Pleasant Oaks Dr, Mt Pleasant. 843-324-3359. blissSpiritualCo-op.org.

WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 23

Movie Night – Birth Story: Ina May Gaskins and the Farm Midwives Birth Story – 6-8pm. Movie captures a spirited group of women who taught themselves how to deliver babies on a 1970s hippie commune, rescued modern midwifery from extinction, and changed the way a generation thought about childbirth. Free. 720 Magnolia Rd, Ste 15, Charleston. 843-826-0660. Danica@DanicaTodd.com. Info/reservation: DanicaTodd.com


Into the Heart of Christ Meditation

Together we will experience the way that calls us HOME, healing every obstacle to the presence of Love in our lives.

August 23 • 6:15-7:15pm.

Suggested Love Offering
*$22 per person.

*Your contribution is appreciated however not expected. Everyone is welcome!
Do not let funds keep you from answering your heart’s call. Healing Hara,
209 Stallsville Loop Rd, Summerville.
843-810-5953. HealingHara.com.



FRIDAY, AUGUST 25

Practitioner Reiki Healing Energy Circle – 7-8:30pm. We are on a mission to create a powerful community of conscious healers devoted to awakening the greatest of human potential and to provide a supportive path for the spiritual growth of our community. $10. Bridge to Avalon, 757 St Andrews Blvd, Charleston. 843-974-5676. BridgeToAvalon.com.

Your Body’s Wisdom with Patti Iwer – Friday Night Speaker Series
– 7-8:30pm. One way of enhancing our experience is by connecting to the knowledge and wisdom our bodies hold within. Join us in discovering how to tap into the message of your sacred temple. $22. Bridge to Avalon, 757 St Andrews Blvd, Charleston. 843-974-5676. BridgeToAvalon.com.

SATURDAY, AUGUST 26


Reiki Level II – Aug 26-27. Sat & Sun, 10am-5pm. Dive deeper into Reiki as we explore the Level II symbols, Distant Healing, and the Chakra System. Includes a comprehensive manual, Level II Attunement and beautiful certificate. Registration closes Aug 23. Prerequisite Level I. 12 CEU class. BodhiTreeCharleston.com.

Annual Seed of Life Fest (formerly Awaken Charleston Party) – 12-5pm. Food trucks, Music, Local Vendors, and preview classes! Family/pet friendly. Free! Seed of Life Collective, 621 Wappoo Rd, Charleston. 843-475-2156. SeedOfLifeWellnessCollective@gmail.com. RSVP at
SeedOfLifeCollective.com.

Charleston Theosophical Study Center
– 4-5:45pm. Meets the last Sat of each month to discuss and study metaphysical subjects. Everyone welcome! No charge. Otranto Road Library, 2216 Otranto Rd, N Charleston.

Spiritual Cinema Night – 7-10pm. Do you like movies with a spiritual theme or message? Do you like movies of this genre that make you think? Do you like to discuss them with others of like mind? Please join us and bring your own bowl for popcorn, which will be provided! $10. Bridge to Avalon, 757 St Andrews Blvd, Charleston. 843-974-5676. BridgeToAvalon.com.

Unity of Charleston Dances of Universal Peace – 7pm. Easy circle dances with spiritual music from many of the world religions. Donation. 2535 Leeds Ave, Charleston. 843-566-0600. UnityCharleston@msn.com.

MONDAY, AUGUST 28

4-Week Fit Challenge – Beginner Series: 5-6pm, Intermediate Series: 6-7pm. The 8 Fundamental Movements to build stamina and strength for everyday activities or to enhance athletic performance! Mondays & Wednesdays starting Aug 28. Seed of Life Collective, 621 Wappoo Rd, Charleston. 843-475-2156. SeedOfLifeWellnessCollective@gmail.com. SeedOfLifeCollective.com.


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SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 9

Client Attraction & Marketing 101 ADVANCED Workshop
– 9am-2pm. How to brand yourself in the community effectively. Preregistration/$150, at door/$200. Lunch is included. Lime and Lotus, 925 Wappoo Rd, Ste F, Charleston. 843-214-2997. LimeAndLotus.com.

MONDAY, SEPTEMBER 11

Intro to Detoxification and Natural Weight Loss
with Dr. Stephanie Zgraggen, DC, CCN – 6-7pm. Learn: Why we are TOXIC and what to do about it—increase your energy, improve sleep, and lose weight! $5. Lime and Lotus, 925 Wappoo Rd, Ste F, Charleston. 843-214-2997. LimeAndLotus.com.

THURSDAY, SEPTEMBER 14

Benefits of Newborn Massage – 6pm. Beyond the joy of spending quality time bonding with a new baby, infant massage has been shown to provide many benefits to the baby, the parents, and to the rest of the family. $10. 720 Magnolia Rd, Ste 15, Charleston. 843-826-0660. Danica@DanicaTodd.com. Info/reservation: DanicaTodd.com.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 15


A Way to God: Contemplative Journey in the Spirit of Thomas Merton – Sept 15-17. 7pm, Fri-1pm, Sun. In silence and solitude, we will embrace the divine presence that calls us forth to a deepening dimension of existence. Springbank Retreat, Kingstree. 843-382-9777, SpringbankRetreat.org.

SATURDAY, SEPTEMBER 23


Crossing Over into Deep Time – 10am-4pm. Interactive webinar; explores unity of life, humanity and Earth in single, unfolding universe. Draws on works of Thomas Berry and Brian Swime. $50, includes lunch. Springbank Retreat, Kingstree. 843-382-9777. SpringbankRetreat.org.

WEDNESDAY, SEPTEMBER 27

Movie Night – Freedom for Birth
– 1-4pm. In many countries around the world, women are being denied the most basic human right of autonomy over their own bodies. Free. 720 Magnolia Rd, Ste 15, Charleston. 843-826-0660. Danica@DanicaTodd.com. Info/reservation: DanicaTodd.com.

FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 29

Know Thyself – Sept 29-Oct 1. 7pm, Fri-1pm, Sun. What is our true self? Looks at holistic spirituality, exploring our interconnectedness, universal consciousness, and human effects on the environment. $275. Springbank Retreat, Kingstree. 843-382-9777. SpringbankRetreat.org.

TUESDAY, OCTOBER 3

Indigenous Wisdom and Clay – Oct 3-6. 10am, Tues-1pm, Fri. Share ancient wisdom. Relate to nature with greater reverence. Includes Prayer Lodge and Spirit Quest. Create hand-built clay vessels. Art experience not needed. $895. Springbank Retreat, Kingstree. 843-382-9777. SpringbankRetreat.org.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 7


ELEVATE – Hands-on Intuitive Workshop
– 9am-3pm. 6 Speakers. Topics Include: Medical Intuition, Palmistry, Astrology, Mediumship, Oracle Cards, Spirit Guides Meditation. $197. Pre-register until Sept 1 for $149. Lunch and snacks included. SoulBlossoms.org.

SATURDAY, OCTOBER 14

Women’s Holistic Health Symposium – 9am-3pm. Topics: Women’s Health, Wealth, Career, Soul Nurturing, Relationships and Sacred Sexuality. $197. Preregister until Sept 1 for $149. Lunch and snacks included. SoulBlossoms.org.

THURSDAY, OCTOBER 19

Benefits of Newborn Massage – 6pm. Beyond the joy of spending quality time bonding with a new baby, infant massage has been shown to provide many benefits to the baby, the parents, and to the rest of the family. $10. 720 Magnolia Rd, Ste 15, Charleston. 843-826-0660. Danica@Danicatodd.com. Info/reservation: DanicaTodd.com.