Free Acupuncture at Fifth Anniversary Celebration

To mark five years of service as a community health resource, Acupuncture Access of Evanston will provide completely free community acupuncture treatments from 11 a.m. to 3 p.m., March 10, along with snacks and live music.

Guests are advised to eat something nutritious before coming and wear loose, comfortable clothing. Treatments will be administered on a first-come, first-served basis; no reservations are necessary. Approximately 30 to 45 minutes in the quiet healing sanctuary at Acupuncture Access are required.

A $60, 60-minute deep tissue massage will be raffled, and the proceeds will benefit POCA Tech, which is opening a new, affordable school for community acupuncturists.

Purchase raffle tickets for $5 at the event or by calling 847-312-1797. Location: 915 Elmwood Ave. For more information, visit

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