Content Tagged: Event

Twitter Party with Elizabeth Lesser, Co-Founder of the Omega Institute

DATE: Tuesday, July 24, 2012 TIME: 11AM-11:30AM EST LOCATION: Twitter Ask Elizabeth: Live Q & A with the Inspirational Co-Founder of the Omega Institute For more than 35 years Elizabeth has worked with leading figures in the fields of healing—healing self and healing society. This experience has cultivated within her an immense wealth of wisdom… Read more »

GLBL YOGA on the Great Lawn

The Urban Zen Foundation is honored to be a part of GLBL YOGA‘s remarkable yoga event happening on August 16, 2012. On that day, GLBL YOGA will turn Central Park’s Great Lawn into the world’s largest yoga studio. Tens of thousands of New Yorkers will be united by the practice of yoga, led by world-renowned… Read more »

BrainWave Twitter Party with Marilu Henner

DATE: Thursday, April 26, 2012 TIME: 5PM-6PM EST LOCATION: Twitter What is your most potent memory? Join us for a live Twitter conversation with Marilu Henner, keynote speaker in the Rubin Museum’s BrainWave Series. We will be live tweeting about the magic of memory, a concept that Marilu is exceedingly familiar with as she is… Read more »

A Conversation with Tim McHenry, Producer at the Rubin Museum of Art

Tim McHenry, producer at the Rubin Museum of Art since 2003, has been active in the arts for decades, beginning at the Edinburgh International Festival in Scotland and the Zurich Opera in Switzerland. As artistic director of the Armistice Festival (1988) he also edited an anthology The Lost Voices of World War I, published by… Read more »

A Letter from Kris Carr to All Self-Healers

Last weekend I crawled out of my writing cave, dolled up and headed to NYC for Dr. Mark Hyman’s book launch at Donna Karan’s apartment. It was meteoric. MD star-studded. I was in heaven! Glamour + revolution = pinch me hard, like bruising hard. As many of you know, Dr. Mark Hyman is the founder… Read more »

Discussing Care and Community at Dr. Mark Hyman’s Book Launch Event

In celebration of Dr. Mark Hyman’s latest book, “The Blood Sugar Solution,” our founder, Donna Karan, opened her home to a community of like-minded people ready to reignite the conversation of putting CARE back into healthcare (a mission of the Urban Zen Foundation and a desperately needed solution in the healthcare field). Joining Dr. Hyman… Read more »

Acumen Fund at Urban Zen: Celebrating 10 Years of Changing the World

Innovation and inspiration were the words that reigned supreme at the Acumen Fund 10-year celebration that took place on Thursday, November 10th at The Urban Zen Center. It was a powerful day that enveloped all in the belief that you, in fact, are a part of something so much bigger than yourself. The program for… Read more »

Celebrating Dr. Paul Farmer at Urban Zen

On Tuesday, September 20th – in the midst of the Clinton Global Initiative Annual Meeting and the UN General Assembly – Donna Karan opened the doors of the Urban Zen Center to celebrate Dr. Paul Farmer and his book, “Haiti: After the Earthqauke.” Guests of honor included Haiti’s President Martelly and Rwanda’s President Kagame. It… Read more »

Using Food to Navigate Cancer

This morning the Urban Zen Center was home to a wealth of healing wisdom and hands-on, experiential tools all designed to help patients and loved ones navigate cancer in a way that celebrates life and allows patients to “live beyond their diagnosis.” Designed by Stefanie Sacks, M.S., CNS, the last Food Solutions of 2011 proved… Read more »

Exploring The Health Possibilities in Your Kitchen

On October 5th, the Survivors Compass — three women all touched by cancer both personally and professionally — will join Culinary Nutritionist, Stefanie Sacks at Urban Zen for a day of practical information and tools for those on their own paths to wellness from cancer. It is going to be a day of explorative hands-on… Read more »