2018 Schedule of Events
NOTE: Activities are open to people of all ages. Children under age 15 must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. Membership is not required to participate in activities.
Wednesday Jan 17, 7pm
Food for Thought: Nutrition for Concentration, Focus, & Memory will be presented by Selena Smith, Nutritional Health Coach at Natural Grocers. Is your brain starved for better nutrition? Do you find it hard to concentrate or focus and remember things? Do you feel irritable or moody for no discernible reason? Are you absent-minded or suffer from periodic brain fog? Proper nutrition is key. Selena is one of our favorite speakers – always very informative. Come learn the secrets of having a better brain at any age, and please invite a friend.
Wednesday February 21, 7pm
Is Smart Technology Really Smart? (for your health) by Mike Mizell, president of Denton Organic Society. The program will explore the effects on the body of the sea of Electro-Smog that surrounds us every day. It will detail the many sources of Electro-Magnetic radiation that we are exposed to, how they impact the body, and how we can avoid them as much as possible. Join us for this informative program to learn about this invisible toxic threat and how to protect yourself.
Wed, Mar 21, 7:00pm -- To Bee or Not to Bee – Dr. Larry Legg, professor and Master Gardener, will present a program on our native bees, which are mostly solitary. Then, we will also hear from Jacquelline Freeman, the Bee Wisperer, sharing intimate details on the lives of honey bees and the wisdom they have to offer. This should be a truly fascinating program. You don’t want to miss this; also, please invite a friend.
Wed, Apr 18, 7:00pm – Miraculous Hemp Oil by Crystal Rose Mantecon, Founder and Gold Independent Affiliate of Prime My Body. She has a BBA in International Business and Marketing and a rich background as healer, meditation teacher, actor, dancer, singer, film producer, and loves being a connector for all things. Come learn the amazing healing benefits of hemp oil and bring a friend.
Wed, May 16, 7pm - We will enjoy a series of very entertaining and educational videos on improving your gardening results. You will learn a lot of great tips for increasing vegetable yields. Invite your gardening friends.
Wed, June 20, 7:00pm:Your subconscious mind knows everything that is, or ever has been, wrong in your body. A system called The Body Code provides a roadmap to tap into the subconscious mind to determine the actual CAUSE of any chronic condition in the body, whether it be pain, headache, or even disease and then TREAT it! It quickly determines whether the problem is structural, toxins, infection, trapped emotions, etc. The Body Code is simply the most advanced technique available for diagnosing and treating ANY health issue.
Wynette and Nicholas Johnson from Ft. Worth, who are Body Code practitioners, will present our program, describing the Body Code in more detail and then demonstrating what it can do on a few lucky attendees.
Sat, Apr 28, 9:00am – Visit Kaden Florist & Greenhouse in Gainesville. This is the oldest continuously-operating commercial greenhouse in the state of Texas. Learn the fascinating history of this place and enjoy seeing lots of beautiful flowers. Leave from KDZ, 719 Sherman Dr. (next to La Azteca Mexican Grocery) at 9:00am; return around noon.
Wed, Sept. 19, 7pm -- Sarah Luxton, Sustainability Coordinator for the City of Denton, will give an overview of the Clear Creek Natural Heritage Area in NE Denton, including descriptions of the ecosystems (bottomland forest, prairie and aquatic habitats), plus typical vegetation and animal life. This is a great area to explore and enjoy nature close to Denton. Many educational programs are presented at the Center. Come learn about the opportunities! Invite a friend.
Wed, Oct 17, 7:00pm – D.O.S. member Matthew Caim will talk about Raised Bed Gardening. He has been honing his skills on raised beds for several years. He will share what he has learned on building and tending them. Raised beds are a convenient, easy way to garden. Come learn great tips for success.