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Organic in the City Presents: Eight Principles of Healthy Living, Tuesday, June 3, 2008<?xml:namespace prefix = o ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:office" />


Discover ways to add years to your life and life to your years with Dr. Lorraine Stiggers in our upcoming ‘Organic in the City’ presentation. Learn how to prevent disease and to achieve the benefits of optimum health through applying eight health principles to your daily life. Then relax and unwind with some upbeat African drumming with Olasanya Productions.


About the Speaker: Dr. Lorraine Stiggers holds the following diplomas B.S. in Elementary and Music Education (Atlantic Union College), M.A. in School Psychology (Texas Southern University), N.D in Naturopathy (Dr. Clayton’s <?xml:namespace prefix = st1 ns = "urn:schemas-microsoft-com:office:smarttags" />School of Natural Healing). Dr. Stiggers Stiggers’ Educational Training Services (SETS) is a private non-profit organization which provides behavioral health and education developmental services and programs using a holistic approach to address the mental, physical and spiritual components of each client/student.


Organic in the City is an urban environmental education and entertainment series at TexasDiscoveryGardens at FairPark.  The program is geared toward professionals and urbanites near Downtown Dallas and surrounding areas who crave a little more ‘green’ in their lives.


Join us for a guest speaker and musical performance the first Tuesday of every month from 6pm – 8pm. Guests will get behind-the-scenes look at the gardens (including an exciting look at our reconstruction of the Rosine Smith Sammons Butterfly House and Insectarium). Hors d’oeuvres and light refreshments will be provided.


Where: TexasDiscoveryGardens at FairPark.
To register, call (214) 428-7476 ext. 23 or visit

When: June 3 from 6 p.m. to 8 p.m.

What: A topical presentation, musical entertainment, and a relaxing evening in the Gardens

Cost: $10 per person; $8 for members * unless otherwise noted


 Texas DiscoveryGardens


Butterfly Plant Sale


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Saturday, June 7: 10 am - 2pm


Members Only Preview Sale

Friday, June 6: 4pm-7pm


·        Attract clouds of beautiful butterflies to your yard!


·        Choose from a wide variety of hardy, low-maintenance native and adapted plants


·        Provide plentiful food for butterflies and their caterpillars by adding these specially selected nectar and host plants to your yard


·        See in your own garden every stage of the butterfly’s amazing life cycle: egg, caterpillar, pupa (chrysalis) and adult


·        Become a TexasDiscoveryGardens member and receive a 10% discount


Texas DiscoveryGardens at FairPark

3601 Martin Luther King Jr. Blvd., Dallas

(free parking)


For more information, visit
or call 214-428-7476.

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