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Body Mind Spirit Expo to be Held in Skokie

The Body Mind Spirit Expo (BMSE) will take place August 15 and 16 at the North Shore Center for the Performing Arts, in Skokie, with 70 seminars and 110 booths offering books and magazines, jewelry, essential oils, ethnic clothing, organic skincare products, crystals, body workers, aura photographers, Reiki masters, shamans, spiritual suppliers and healers of every type.

The Body Mind Spirit Expo is Chicago’s preeminent holistic celebration, and this year’s keynote speaker is Gail Thackray. Her recently published book What’s Up with My Life? has received widespread acclaim in the holistic field. An extremely talented psychic, Thackray has worked extensively with John of God. She’ll also lead two workshops: Learn Spiritual Healing and Finding Your Soul Purpose. 

Attendees can sample a variety of holistic techniques from aromatherapy to Reiki and crystal healing to meditation in 45-minute presentations. Additionally, individual session for massage, past life regression, tarot, reflexology, nutritional supplementation, astrology, hypnotherapy, mediumship and many other modalities can be conducted onsite. The expo truly offers an extraordinary opportunity to discover and nourish the inner self.

Cost for the weekend is $12. Location: 9501 Skokie Blvd, Skokie Entire program guide, vendor list and discounted advance purchase tickets are at