From gardening advice, to free facials and bone scans, there are a lot of fun educational events happening at the demo kiosk this weekend and within the coming weeks.
Make sure to take advantage of these wonderful opportunities and mark them on your calendar!
Complimentary MyChelle Facial Demos: Saturday, May 28th, 11am-2pm
Licensed esthetician, Zi Ata, will be giving free, 20 minute facials in our wellness department using MyChelle products. She will access your skin condition and utilize the MyChelle products that will best help. Sign up in the Wellness Department.
MyChelle treatments smooth the look of wrinkles, unclog pores and clear the way for other products to work more effectively. Cellular turnover is enhanced, helping skin to kick its own innate self-rejuvenating and repair mechanisms, allowing your skin to act younger, healthier and more vibrant.
FREE Ask a Master Gardener Session! Wednesday, June 1st, 3:00 p.m.-6:00 p.m.
This could be a good time to ask a real pro! There will be a FREE Ask a Master Gardener session at the Valley Natural Foods demo kiosk on Wednesday, June 1, 3:00-6:00 p.m. Dakota County Master Gardener John Zweber will here to answer your gardening questions, whether you are a beginner or an advanced home or co-op community gardener. He will also be promoting his upcoming Square-Foot Gardening class too. Be sure to pick up a new Education at the Co-op booklet for June-September in-store. All new classes are also listed on our co-op calendar.
Saturday, June 11th, 2011
Instructor: John Zweber
Learn the basics of Square-Foot Gardening, the practice of planning small, but intensively planted gardens. Attend this class to understand how to select a proper site, construct a square foot garden, determine the right amount of plants, maintain proper plant care, along with learning harvesting and other methods to extend the growing season. Square-Foot Gardening is less work, it saves water, creates less weeds, is pesticide/herbicide free, is easily accessible and can effectively utilizes small spaces.
Free Bone Scan Sponsored by Rainbow Light: Thursday, June 9th, 10am-3pm
Valley Natural Foods is hosting free 20 minute bone scans; sign-up in the Wellness Department. Rainbow Light is offering free bone scanning opportunities via “Mobile BoneIQ” Centers” to consumers nationwide in leading retail locations such as Valley Natural Foods. Bone scans can help detect early risk for bone loss and fractures, and gives consumers the tools and information to intervene and prevent bone loss.