Pilates | P.J. O'Clair
PJ is the owner of Clubxcel & Northeast Pilates, one of the largest STOTT PILATES® Licensed Training Centers in the USA. In addition to her work as a program developer and Master Instructor Trainer for STOTT PILATES™ she is a TRX® teacher trainer. PJ is a published author and is the recipient of the prestigious IDEA “Program Director of the Year” award for 2008. She is a sought-after speaker and consultant at fitness conferences and spas worldwide. She has written numerous fitness articles for trade journals and is a guest author with Pilates Style magazine.
Sex Ed for Grownups | Reverend Debra W. Haffner
Come learn a new model of sexual intimacy, how to engage your senses, and five steps to improving your sex life.
IMPROVING INTIMACY IN LONG TERM RELATIONSHIPS
How do we recapture the intimacy and romance we felt early in our relationships? How in our busy lives can we create emotional and physical intimacy in our lives? Come learn simple proven techniques for making a good long term relationship even better.
SEX OVER FORTY: It’s not just nostalgia
This workshop will explore the challenges of sexual relationships during midlife and beyond. Come learn the latest information about how to be sexy and sexual throughout your life.
Debra Haffner, MPH, M.Div., has been a sexuality educator for more than 30 years and is the author of six books. She has degrees from Wesleyan University, Yale School of Medicine, Union Theological Seminary, and in 2011, was awarded an honorary doctorate of public service from Widener University in recognition of her lifetime contributions. She is currently the executive director of the Religious Institute and a visiting professor at Union Theological Seminary and the Pacific School of Religion. She is the former President and CEO of the Sexuality Information and Education Council of the U.S. She is a frequent guest on radio and television programs. Her work has been featured on Oprah, the Today Show, NPR and in the New York Times, Newsweek, Time, and U.S. News and World Report. Her latest book is “What Every 21st Century Parent Needs to Know” (Newmarket Press). She is also an ordained Unitarian Universalist minister and was recently honored with the UUA’s 2011 Ministry to Women award.
Concert | Ensemble Mira
Enjoy a wonderful performance with Martha Aarons, flute, Lev Polyakin, violin, and Frances Renzi, piano. Their program will feature popular selections from the classical period to the romantic, including virtuoso showpieces.
After 25 years with the Cleveland Orchestra, Martha Aarons embarked on a freelance career that has taken her to many major orchestras around the
country. Most notably, she is a regular guest with the Philadelphia Orchestra, with whom she has toured to Asia as well as in the U.S. Other guest appearances have been with the Metropolitan Opera, Mostly Mozart Festival, the Orchestra for World Peace, and the orchestras of Minnesota,
Milwaukee, San Diego and Baltimore. She also taught and performed at the Aspen Music Festival for 19 years. Her CD, History of the Tango, is a collaboration with pianist Frances Renzi and guitarist Jason Vieaux.
Lev Polyakin, who at 21 was co-concertmaster of the prestigious Moscow Chamber Orchestra, is now assistant concertmaster of the Cleveland Orchestra. He has won prizes in international violin competitions, such as Carl Flesch in London.
Life Changing Travel | Marybeth Bond
Marybeth Bond will present "National Geographic Author Shares Insights for Life Changing Travel" and "Avoid the Tours - How to do it yourself. And who you'll meet along the way."
Marybeth Bond (a.k.a. GutsyTraveler) is a National Geographic author and blogger who has traveled to over 90 countries. Marybeth, her online magazine www. GutsyTraveler.com and her 12 books have been featured in USA Today, New York Times, and landed her on "The Oprah Winfrey Show". She has appeared on more than 250 television and radio shows. Marybeth ranks #1 in Google searches for Women Travel Expert. She also biked 3,115 miles across the USA with her daughter and raised $52,000 for Osteoporosis in the process.