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Parking ReminderTo ensure that there are parking spaces for shoppers, please do not park in the Co-op parking lot while attending. Thank you.

April Co-op Community Calendar

Live Acoustic Music
Fridays 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.
Sundays 11 a.m. - 1 p.m.
People's Co-op Deli
The Co-op's Deli continues to present the finest in folk, jazz, blues, and bluegrass performed by local musicians. Our highly acclaimed organic, vegetarian fare features a variety of award-winning soups, salads, entrees, baked goods and desserts. All food, including breakfast, lunch and dinner, is prepared fresh daily. Top off your meal with a complement of Fair Trade, certified organic teas and coffees, freshly made juices, and more. Bring a friend or make new friends here. Free of charge.

Miraculous Mondays Lectures
Mondays, 6:30 - 9 p.m.
School of Healing Arts
The School of Healing Arts offers free wellness clinics with lectures, demonstrations and student massage every Monday night. Call Candice at (619) 233-0938 for a current schedule or visit the school's website at www.schoolofhealingarts.com. Click on the Resource tab and then the FREE Wellness Clinic tab. The School of Healing Arts is located at 1001 Garnet Ave., Ste. 200, 92109 in Pacific Beach. Free of charge.

Shamanism for Healing & Empowerment
Thursday, April 2, 7 - 8:30 p.m.
People's Co-op Community Room
Learn what shamanism is and how to use shamanic practices to improve health and wellness, feel more empowered, and step more fully into your true potential. This experiential class will be facilitated by Parminder Randhawa, Shamanic Practitioner and Reiki Master/Teacher. Attendance is limited to 18; to RSVP call (858) 444-7993, email info@alchemyofpresence.com. To ensure that there are parking spaces for shoppers, please do not park in the Co-op parking lot while attending this workshop. Free of charge.

Positive Nutrition
Wednesday, April 8, 7 – 8:30 p.m.
People's Co-op Community Room
Having taught nutrition for decades, I am passionate about eating well. Just as important as what we eat, is how we feel about our choices. We'll discuss how positive thinking helps us get the most out of our diet. Presented by Laura Brownwood. Attendance is limited to 18; to RSVP call (619) 994-4999. To ensure that there are parking spaces for shoppers, please do not park in the Co-op parking lot while attending this workshop. Free of charge.

The Art of Healthy Living
Thursday, April 9, 7 – 8:30 p.m.
People's Co-op Community Room
Health is wealth. Explore the various components that make up a healthy lifestyle. Barry Koral has been involved in the art of living healthy for a conscious 47 years and is motivated to share his insight. Attendance is limited to 18; to RSVP call (760) 455-1261. To ensure that there are parking spaces for shoppers, please do not park in the Co-op parking lot while attending this workshop. Free of charge.

Film night
O.B. Green Center
Thursday, April 9, 7 p.m.
"A Fierce Green Fire: The Battle for a Living Planet" is the first big-picture exploration of the environmental movement – grassroots and global activism spanning fifty years from conservation to climate change. Directed and written by Academy Award-nominated Mark Kitchell, and narrated by Robert Redford, Ashley Judd, Van Jones, Isabel Allende and Meryl Streep. The O.B. Green Center is located at 4843 Voltaire St. in Ocean Beach. For more information call (619) 225-1083. Free of charge.

Ocean Beach People's Co-op
Annual Meeting & Brunch
Saturday, April 11th, Noon - 2 p.m. - Free
 Pt. Loma Masonic Lodge
1711 Sunset Cliffs Blvd. between Del Monte Ave. & Santa Cruz Ave.

Triple your Energy: Get More Done
Tuesday, April 14, 7 – 8:30 p.m.
People's Co-op Community Room

Do you suffer from chronic fatigue, low energy, and adrenal exhaustion? Dr. Blum can show you how to correct your energy problems so you have the energy to happily face a new day. Reduce stress, correct sugar problems, gain energy. Attendance is limited to 18; to RSVP call (858) 263-7716. To ensure that there are parking spaces for shoppers, please do not park in the Co-op parking lot while attending this workshop. Free of charge.

Healthy Shoulder
Wednesday, April 15, 7 – 8:30 p.m.
People's Co-op Community Room

Learn from Dr. Kino how he helped a UFC champion resolve frozen shoulder, impingement and rotator cuff syndrome naturally by adjusting the nervous system. Attendance is limited to 18; to RSVP call (858) 866-4545. To ensure that there are parking spaces for shoppers, please do not park in the Co-op parking lot while attending this workshop. Free of charge.

Expressing Feelings with Color
Thursday, April 16, 7 - 8:30 p.m.
People's Co-op Community Room
Anyone can transform their lives with art. Our creativity holds the power to connect us to the deepest levels of intuition and healing within us. The teacher will guide the students to express themselves with colors. Materials will be included. Attendance is limited to 18; to RSVP email Tania.Alcala@gmail.com. To ensure that there are parking spaces for shoppers, please do not park in the Co-op parking lot while attending this workshop. Free of charge.

Raw Snack Food Demo
Friday, April 17, 7 - 8:30 p.m.
People's Co-op Community Room
Learn to make simple, inventive and tasteful recipes using the fresh produce and high quality organic ingredients. These snacks pack a punch of nutrients, enzymes, and flavor to keep you focused and energized. Presented by Chef Matthew Purnell. Attendance is limited to 18; to RSVP email iamlivingontheveg@gmail.com or call (760) 405-2204. To ensure that there are parking spaces for shoppers, please do not park in the Co-op parking lot while attending this workshop. Free of charge.

Celebrate Earth Day at People's!
Wednesday, April 22nd
Stop by the Co-op on Wednesday, April 22 and help us celebrate Earth Day. People's will be raffling off two pedal-powered bicycles; no fossil fuels required! No purchase is necessary and all shoppers are invited to enter the bicycle raffle.

Film night
O.B. Green Center
Wednesday, April 22, 6:30 p.m.
In conjunction with Women Occupy the O.B. Green Center presents "Blue Gold: World Water Wars" an award winning documentary by Sam Bozzo. This film examines environmental and political implications of the planet's dwindling water supply, and posits that wars in the future will be fought over water. It also highlights some success stories of water activists around the world and makes a strong case for community. The O.B. Green Center is located at 4843 Voltaire St. in Ocean Beach. For more information call (619) 225-1083. Free of charge.

People's Spring Food Fair
Saturday, April 25, 11 a.m. – 2 p.m.
Meet Your Farmers and Local Producers. Demonstrations, Samples, Specials, Gardening Tips & Ideas, Raffle Prizes!

Save the Date!
Make Mom a Mother's Day Card
Saturday, May 2, 12 – 2 p.m.
Co-op Community Room
We've got all the art supplies you'll need to make Mom a card on her very special day! Hosted by People's - all ages welcome and encouraged to attend. Free of charge.

Community RoomPeople's Coop Community Room
The Community Room is available free of charge on a first come, first serve basis to Co-op members and to Co-op members' nonprofit community service groups, when not in use by the Co-op. Our intent is to provide a meeting space at no charge for individuals and organizations whose purpose is to work for the betterment of the community as set forth in our mission, vision, and values statements. The room is available for classes, meetings and exhibits providing that the space is not required for Co-op events. Groups may not charge admission nor can we allow any uses that would result in individual gain for a lecturer, class instructor, political candidates, etc. The Board of Directors is the final arbiter regarding appropriate room use. The room is available 7 p.m. to 8:30 p.m., Tuesday through Friday.

To book the Community Room or obtain information about the room, please call Kylie, at O.B. People's Co-op (619) 224-1387. Advance scheduling and approval for use of the room is required and a completed room-reservation application must be submitted to the Co-op at least seven days prior to the event. Events may be published in the Community Calendar of the Co-op Newsletter; event notice deadline is the 10th of the preceding month. There are many fine organizations that make use of the community room. In order to accommodate as many as possible we accept only one reservation at a time from any group or individual per month. The Community Room is equipped with chairs and tables for your use.