Hospital, and features more than 50 exhibitors with free admission to the exhibitor hall.
The event offers many opportunities for people to understand more about the important connections between health, happiness and self-care. Four guest
speakers and six stress-busting workshops are scheduled throughout the day. Treatment booths offering private consultations and hands-on healing
treatments will be available from 4-7pm by appointment, with fees paid to the practitioner. Join yoga instructor Dixie Lea for yoga on the mountaintop at 4:30-5:45pm. Stay for dinner and a free evening lecture at 7:30pm by noted author and inspirational speaker, Scott Kiloby.
Free health screenings, wellness education, and other interactive programs will be available throughout the day. “Functional Medicine: Healing the Health System” is the keynote address by Dr. Bethany Hays at 10:15am in the Fireside Room. Dr. Hays is the medical director and a founding partner of True North Integrative Health Center in Falmouth, Maine, where her focus is functional medicine and women’s health. Other speakers at 11:45am, 2pm
and 3pm are Kenji Fukunaga, licensed acupuncturist; Warren Chin, MD,
osteopathic physician; and Alison Shaw, NP, a certified energy medicine practitioner and licensed bodyworker.
Stress-busting workshops will include presentations on Reiki, body-breath-mind connections, art therapy, journey dance, and the Emotional
Freedom Technique. A $10 pass provides access to all guest speakers and workshops and CMEs are available.
More information about the event and all of the activities is available at Evergreen’s website, evergreenforwellness.org, or call (603)
651-7475. A special pull-out supplement in the Conway Daily Sun on Thursday, May 17, contains the fair’s full schedule and participants.
Photo: Dr. Bethany Hays, medical director and founding partner of True North in Falmouth, Maine, is the Integrative Wellness Fair’s keynote speaker on Saturday, May 19 at Purity Spring Resort. Dr. Hays’ talk, “Functional Medicine: Healing the Health System,” takes place from 10:15-11:30am in the Fireside Room.