IT'S A WINTER HOUSE MUSIC TAKE OVER!!LET's GO!!!!Cultivating wellness & community through holistic disciplines, art, movement & music, GetOpen Sessions & Urban Sanctuary join Lift As We Climb, the Dudley Street Neighborhood Initiative and the Design Studio for Social Intervention to present a very special WINTER edition of HEAL & RELEASE, Boston!The Heal & Release Boston team with the help of DSNI & ds4si will be taking over the historic Citizens Bank builiding at Upham's Corner for a one of a kind immersive, audio visual, interactive & transformative healing experience featuring IMMERSIVE REIKI, WARRIOR GROOVE YOGA, MINDFULNESS MEDITATION, DEEP HOUSE YOGA, DANCE PARTY & VIDEO INSTALATION! Our program will develop through the evening, infusing music & video elements into the holistic movement disciplines and as the energy of the workshop activities rises, so will the energy of the music.Participants will find themselves warmed up and open as the evening evolves into a night celebrating the gathering, the community and the group transformation.
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ALL ARE WELCOME at anytime, whether taking a workshop of not; there will be music & activity all event long. REGISTRATION for the YOGA, REIKI and MEDITATION sessions are FREE but necessary. TIME & SPACE IS LIMITED SO ACT NOW!!& DON'T FORGET YOUR DANCE SHOES, open hearts and minds and above all, positive ENERGY!
HOSTLift As We Climb is a series of fundraising parties designed to integrate art and music, where contributing artists and djs donate to youth-serving organizations.
HEALUrban Sanctuary was founded to bring healing &wellness disciplines to individuals and communities in an open, family-friendly and socially conscious atmosphere.
RELEASEGetOpen Sessions is a free form facilitator of dance, music and community building events seeded in Brooklyn but rooted in global soul.
PROGRAM (Please use ticket links to register)6:00-9:00 Reiki with Chalaun Lomax / Oku Healing Arts6:15-6:45 Meditation with Cher Hyppolite / 3rd Eye Wide, Urban Sanctuary6:30-7:45 Warrior Groove Yoga with Linda Wells / Linda Wellness Warrior + DJ Mojavi7:00-9:00 Immersive Reiki with Cher Hyppolite / 3rd Eye Wide, Urban Sanctuary8:00-9:00 Deep House Yoga with Amber Jamanka / True Body Mind Soul Vinyasa Yoga9:00-12AM Release Dance Party with Jesse Cardoso, DJ Mojavi & Deep Just
FACILITATORS & CURATORSH E A L
Cher Carter-Hyppolite is a certified Reiki Master, birth doula and advocate for women’s health and wellness. She founded Urban Sanctuary and brings her love for wellness disciplines to individuals and communities in an open, family-friendly, and socially conscious atmosphere.
Linda "Wellness Warrior" Wells, M. Ed. helps individuals release toxic habits, and uses yoga andnutrition education to help people develop healthier and happier lifestyles for which she is an advocateand activist. Linda is a resilient Youth Trainer at the Benson Henry Institute of Mind Body and furthersher activism by working with parent groups, the general public, schools and community based groups toraise awareness on the importance of good health and wellness as our birthright. She is recognized byYoga Alliance as an experienced registered Yoga Teacher in Boston and Brookline Public Schools.www.lindawellnesswarrior.com
Amber Jamanka of "True Body Mind Soul Vinyasa Yoga," is the daughter of 2 yoga teachers andhas been around yoga and meditation her entire life. She discovered Vipassana Meditation and Vinyasayoga in 1999 and began teaching medition and mindfullness in 2006; then eventually yoga in 2015. Herpassion for health, nutrition, dance, languages and cultures is a driving force behind her personalcommitment to impact society as a whole, in a positive way.
Chalaun Lomax "Oku Healing Arts," is an evolving spirit healing community through Usui andKundalini reiki, herbal and plant medicine, aromatherapy and firstname.lastname@example.org
VIDEO INSTALATION CURATED BY:CJ Valerus
R E L E A S EDANCE PARTY CURATED BY:
Deep Just aka DJ AQuaBeaT is the founder of GetOpen Sessions, and needs no introduction in Boston where he has spun at Uhuru Afrika, Utopia, Be Free, and H.O.M.E. Dj/Producer Deep Just (aka DeepJust Aquabeat) is a veteran of the NYC house music scene with over 25 years behind the turntables and even more on the dance floor. Deep Just is known for his technical approach, thoughtful selection and passionate sets. His productions, like his playing are a soul filled blend of afro inspired rhythms and deep tech beats rooted in musical exploration.www.soundcloud.com/deepjust
Dj Mojavi aka Maurice Wilkey has brought his style of soulful dance, R&B and other afro-diasporic musicto the airwaves and dancefloors for over twenty years. He has been a resident at Soul Revival, Be Free,Listening Party, and Lift As We Climbwww.mixcloud/djmojavi
Jesse Cardoso is founder of Lift As We Climb, a series of fundraising parties designed to integrate artand music, where contributing artists and djs donate to youth-serving organizations. He spun atH.O.M.E., Erato, and Listening Party.www.mixcloud/jessecardoso
HEAL & RELEASE Boston! is a collaborative initiative.Hosted by Lift As We Climb (Boston)Sponsored by the Dudley Street Neighborhood Initiative (DSNI) & the Design Studio for Social Intervention (ds4si)Healing facilitated by URBAN SANCTUARY (New Jersey)Release curated by GetOpen Sessions (New York)
The Dudley Street Neighborhood Initiative's mission is to empower Dudley residents to organize, plan for, create and control a vibrant, diverse and high-quailty neighborhood in collaboration with community partners.
The Design Studio for Social Intervention is an artistic research and development outfit dedicated to the improvement of civil society and everyday life. DS4SI is dedicated to changing how siocial justice is imagined, developed and deployed here in the US.
The GetOpen Sessions Park Tour's mission is the realization of the GetOpen Sessions vision in a community friendly and family oriented outdoor environment by teaming with local events, community groups and holistic service providers. Learn more here.
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