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Toledo Natural Family Festival June 13th

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:Natural Family Fest 2009. :
*** This event is FREE and open to the public!!!***
Please help spread the word.
Date:Saturday, June 13, 2009
Time:10:00am - 6:00pm
Location:Integration Yoga Studio
Street:4633 W. Bancroft St.

The Natural Family Fest will be held at Integration Yoga Studio where you will find is LOTS of parking and a nice open greenspace in back which will house most of the festival. There will be several informational talks inside the studio starting at 12:00. Topics presented may include; Holistic Nutrition, Neti Pots, Babywearing, Breastfeeding, Cloth Diapering, Options for Childbirth, Baby Signing, etc. The line-up is still being formed.

*This event will offer many items available for sale or swap from local families and businesses. Garage sale style (and pricing)! As well as LOCAL professional businesses with brand new products for sale. Look for local practitioners and businesses advertising services and providing informational talks throughout the day. This is a family friendly event with kid oriented events and craft tables all day long. (kids yoga, music, fairy play, crafts, etc...) Bring a blanket for hanging out on the lawn, playing or picnicking with your family.

For local area families, vendors and practitoners wanting to host a table:
Please call or email us asap if you would like to be involved in having a table at this event.
There will be a small fee of $15 to host a table.


We are also hoping to supply most of the day with donations.
So if you have any of the following that you would be willing to donate that would be awesome:
• Tables-card or folding (for the day)
• Water or sand table (for the day)
• Ribbons and bows for the kiddos to decorate the fence
• Shade tents (or some other kind of shade solutions)
• Toilet and paper towel rolls for crafts
• Face paint (non-toxic-obviously)
• Any other fun crafty stuff
• We also need volunteers to man these kids activity tables


Thank you GREATLY to everyone who has already offered to sell and/or help out in some way.

As always, suggestion are welcome and anyone wanting to help out please let us know!!!! We look forward to hearing from you.

Peace and love,
Your hosts ~ Tiffani Swartzfager and Shelly DeMeo

Updates will be posted and will include signed vendors and line-up of events, talks and demos. For updates visit www.ktholistictherapy.com and events posted on Facebook.

Contact us at:
Phone:(419) 266-6635
Email:tiffanilmt@yahoo.com or reikitiki@yahoo.com
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Woohoo! I can't wait for this!
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natural family fest

This event has so much love and positive intention surrounding it. This will be a great day for our community!!!
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Cool!
post #6 of 19
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Still time for families and/or business in the Ohio or Michigan area to reserve a space at this event!! Just email or PM me for more information.
tiff
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updates

We now have Patty Brennan from The Center for the Childbearing Year confirmed as a vendor for this event
We also will be seeing the people from Phoenix Earth Food CO-OP.... Stay tuned for more updates!!!
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I can bake something for the bake sale, maybe a cake or two and brownies. How should the brownies be packaged? Individually, a dozen to a package?
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Originally Posted by kihei091604 View Post
I can bake something for the bake sale, maybe a cake or two and brownies. How should the brownies be packaged? Individually, a dozen to a package?
Thank you Melinda! How you package the brownies is completely up to you. Individually, half dozen, or whole dozen any would be great!

tiff
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Registrations/Volunteering

Putting out the call to families and business to get your registrations in to
sell/advertise at the Festival on June 13th. Please email your registration to
reikitiki@yahoo.com or fax to 419-874-8208. Registration forms can be
downloaded at www.ktholistictherapy.com

This is shaping up to be a very exciting event with demonstrations/talks on
cloth diapering, babywearing, breastfeeding, meditation, baby signs, storytime,
and gentle discipline. Some fun activities will be Risa's music circle, kids
yoga, twig weaving, bubbles, henna art, and much more. We are still me NEED of
MORE VOLUNTEERS!! We could use your help with set-up, clean up, an activity
table, or just your general help. We are pulling to together as a community to
make this event a loving and collaborative day...where can you fit in?

lots of love
Tiffani, Shelly, and Becki
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Only a week and a half away!!! :
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Yay, can't wait!
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Making sure this does not fall. Hoping to attend but not sure I will be driving yet.
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Gotta tell ya... the line up for the speakers and events is looking pretty awesome!!! I will post as soon as we have all the times confirmed
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TOLEDO Natural Family Fest THIS saturday

*** This is a FREE Community Event!!!***


Please help spread the word.

Date:
THIS Saturday, June 13, 2009

Time:
10:00am - 6:00pm

Location:
Integration Yoga Studio

Street:
4633 W. Bancroft St.

The Natural Family Fest will be held at Integration Yoga Studio where you will find LOTS of free parking. Look for us around back!!!

View the line up and times for scheduled talks at www.ktholistictherapy.com/events.htm

Bring a picnic lunch, blanket or chair for hanging out on the lawn, playing or hanging out with your family in our tent area!

- MULTI FAMILY YARD SALES


- LOCAL BUSINESSES and CO-OPS


- CHILDREN’S ACTIVITIES: including;

Yoga, Music, Story Time, Arts & Crafts, Open Mic,

Henna Art, Twig Weaving, Coloring, and more!


- TALKS ON NATURAL FAMILY LIVING TOPICS:

Cultural Diversity, Meditation, Baby Wearing, Signing,

Cloth Diapering, Breastfeeding, Animal Safety, Camping


-ALEX’S LEMONADE STANDS… support our local families raising money for childhood cancer research.

We are also hoping to supply most of the day with donations.
So if you have any of the following that you would be willing to donate that would be awesome! You could drop off items anytime this week at IYS or 3120 Bock Drive, Toledo
• Paper Products: Toilet paper, paper towels, paper plates. ~ Any Kids Craft Items ~

• Shade tents (Umbrellas, awnings, etc. These would be returned, of course.)

• Hand Wipes – chlorine free if possible.


Peace, Love and Community!
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The day has arrived!!!

Tomorrow's the big day
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This was a great day!! So much fun and the kids had a blast! Thanks to everyone for helping and coming!
post #19 of 19
Good job, everyone! I'm sad that I was sick and my kids too cranky to stay long. Got some pockets for the new baby!
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