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Thursday Early Blend
Thursday April 23rd, 2015 with Suzette Schmiedel
What is the OWN Project?

WHAT IS THE OWN PROJECT? Something quite special is brewing in your backyard. A new Network of over 30 Wellness Professionals are joining together for the Grand Launch of the Outaouais Wellness Network. On this show we are celebrating this Launch and finding out more about this initiative with the dreamer of the project, Destini Broom and 3 other members of the Network, Lisa Nanni, David Park and Joanna McMillan who will be sharing their wellness stories and expertise as they weave the links that bond them together on this special day.
Mahk Jchi (Heartbeat Drum Song)
Robbie Robertson & RRE - Music For The Native Americans Canadian
Delerium - Chimera Canadian
Farewell Davidson - Hometown Lights Canadian
Cherokee Morning Song
Robbie Robertson & Red Road Ensemble - Music For The Native Americans Canadian
First Day
Alise Marlane - Room for Less Canadian
Special Guests:

Destini Broom
is a writer and facilitator who is passionate about supporting people in re-writing the stories they hold about themselves and their lives. She is also a Yanumoja and Laughter Yoga instructor and holds a degree in Fine Arts. She was the organizer for the Wellness Gatherings that took place near Wakefield in 2010 and 11, and was also the idea person behind the forming of the Outaouais Wellness Network and developed the new website.

Lisa Nanni
Reiki and Eden Energy Medicine Practitioner. She began her "energy" journey with Reiki over 20 years ago and has taught hundreds of students this simple yet powerful healing art. She has recently satisfied her thirst for all things "energy" by adding Energy Medicine to her tool box.

David Park
David embodies something of a Renaissance Man, an explorer and a Wellness Practitioner. Over a forty-year career, he has worked as a professional theatre designer and performer, a builder, a film editor, a television cameraman, a miner, a prospector, a logistician, a heritage interpreter, a food and beverage manager, and a communications and events specialist. Over that time he has maintained a deep interest in the value of communication and human touch in all his interactions. He has been practicing Polarity Therapy since 1998 and is a certified Kripalu Bodyworker.

Joanna McMillan
Massage and Reflexology Therapist, Reiki Master/ Teacher and Herbalist who facilitates ceremonies honouring the earth following the guidance and wisdom of First Nations Elders and teachers. It's all about healing and many years ago Joanna was told by a Micma friend and Elder "we are all learning to heal ourselves".

YOU CAN CONTACT these Wellness Professionals by going to the website
Launch Special: 50% off until May 6th (see information on website)
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