August 2019

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Summer’s Symphony

The project is teaching volunteers to recognize the 12 most commonly heard insects in the Chicago region and how to document them in the field.

Plan a Fall Cranberry Road Trip

Shake up your a Wisconsin fall road trip this year and trade apples and pumpkin patches for savoring new flavors and experiences that celebrate cranberries and sustainability.

Rare Habitat Hosts Unusual Species

There are about 1,000 acres of dolomite prairie on the Midewin. At the core of dolomite prairie is magnesium-rich dolomitic limestone that is home to specialized plants evolved to take advantage of poor, shallow soils.

The Present is the Future

We are in the season of fresh fruits and vegetables, abundant with superfoods and antioxidant-rich produce that thrive in the summer weather.

Science Backs Acupuncture for Pain

Recent studies have shown acupuncture to be more effective than painkillers, anti-inflammatory drugs, muscle relaxants and physical therapy for relieving back pain in both short- and long-term cases.

Summertime Berry Dessert

Savoring the Flavors of the Summer Harvest

East Meets West at New Evolution Bodywork Location

After years of providing personal training and health services in people’s homes, Jessica Nowak’s Evolution Bodywork is transitioning into a studio space within F.I.T. Boutique on September 3.

Mental Health and Nutrition Seminar

Purple Sprout Cafe and Juice Bar co-founders Karim Raimbekov and Irina Kuznetsova will present a Mental Health & Nutrition Seminar featuring Premier Pro Wrestling world champion Ron Petoskey.

New Lisle Location for Veggie Fest

Veggie Fest Chicago, now in its 13th year and one of the largest vegetarian food and wellness festivals in North America, has moved to a new location—Danada South Park at Navistar Drive, in Lisle.

Flotstone Outreach Events in August

Flotstone Float Therapy will feature guest speakers Bridget Wennerbeck and Shayna Olufs, from Conscious Circles, at 5:30 p.m., August 13.

Astrology Explains Current Administration

David Birr will explore the karma and spiritual destiny of our nation and share what Edgar Cayce said about the ideal and spiritual purpose of America.