Health and Wellness Fair 2018

Wednesday, May 16 2018, 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM, VAPA Greenwall Auditorium
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Wednesday, May 16 2018 10:00 AM Wednesday, May 16 2018 2:00 PM America/New_York Health and Wellness Fair 2018 This event provides an opportunity for members of the greater Bennington community who are connected to the mission of health and wellness to showcase their services to the Bennington College community. VAPA Greenwall Auditorium Bennington College

This event provides an opportunity for members of the greater Bennington community who are connected to the mission of health and wellness to showcase their services to the Bennington College community. 

Register for a 20-minute biometric screening! NOTE: You will have to navigate to May 16 on this calendar to see open appointments.

Raffle prizes include:

Vendor information:

Optionz Health & Fitness
160 Benmont Avenue, South Wing, 4th floor, Bennington VT 05201
802-379-5468; andreamalin@gmail.com
Optionz Health & Fitness and Training for More specialize in flexible health and wellness solutions including small group fitness classes, walking and running groups and health coaching.

Training for More
160 Benmont Avenue, South Wing, 4th floor, Bennington VT 05201
802-379-5468; andreamalin@gmail.com
Optionz Health & Fitness and Training for More specialize in flexible health and wellness solutions including small group fitness classes, walking and running groups and health coaching.

Stram Center for Integrative Medicine
530 Main Street, Bennington, VT 05201
802-445-3152; renbisson@stramcenter.com
The Stram Center for Integrative Medicine is a collaboration of licensed, multi-disciplinary practitioners combining their diverse expertise in service to the well-being of our patients, their families, and our community. It is our mission to integrate the best of all therapeutic modalities in a safe, effective, and respectful manner with the intent to nurture longer, healthier and happier lives.

The Yoga Place
532 Main St, Bennington, VT (enter in the back off of Pleasant St)
802-447-0393, jane@benningtonyoga.com
Yoga and Pilates classes geared for all ages and abilities and other spiritual practices that are life-giving and connecting for body, mind and spirit. We emphasize a warm, friendly community atmosphere, welcoming people of all levels and experience.

Green Mountain Shen & Bioenergetics - Center for Growth and Self-Awareness
Shen Touch is touch on skin without oil or cream that moves along meridian energy pathways. It's intent is to soften armouring to enliven the body so we can be more fully present. It was created by Pino Ferroni in Parma Italy and brought to Vermont by his student and Master Shen Practitioner Wassim Nehme.

Time For Yourself
160 Benmont Ave, Bennington, VT 05201
802-379-4159, time4yourself@gmail.com
Time For Yourself offers massage, personal & small group training, and nutrition. I specialize in Swedish massage and Myofascial Release. Personal and small group training works on functional training, weight loss, TRX, and Mud Warriors (Spartan -obstacle course racing). I am a certified TRX instructor and Spartan SGX Coach. I have a Master's degree in Nutrition and Human Performance. I offer personal nutritional evaluations to help with athletic performance, weight loss, and overall health.

Meyer Rec Barn
One College Drive, North Bennington, VT 05257802-440-4330
The Meyer Recreation Barn is the Bennington College fitness facility, with cardio, elliptical, weights, resistance training machines, and a two-story climbing wall.

Smalltown Yoga
One Ephs Alley, Williamstown, MA 01267
973-477-4266
Smalltown Yoga aims to bring yoga to all ages in a fun and non-judgmental way. Our classes range from toddler age to adult age and all levels to power vinyasa, no-joke yoga. The goal is to introduce and engage people of into a yoga community that can be a haven from external stressors and teach individuals to feel confident in their practice, no matter what it is. Yoga is not an athletic sport where there is a winner or a loser even with yourself. It is an art of the moment and teaches us about our bodies in the present and is not to be compared to the past or future.

United Counseling Service
100 Ledge Hill Drive, Bennington, VT 05201
802.442.5491
UCS is a private, non-profit community mental health center serving Bennington County since 1958. UCS promotes healthy lifestyles through all its programs and offers care at 15 different facilities, including two primary outpatient facilities in Bennington and Manchester. UCS provides comprehensive, community-based behavioral and developmental services for children, adults, families, and seniors. UCS employs 300 people and annually serves nearly 3,000 Bennington County residents. UCS has been designated a Center of Excellence by Vermont Care Partners.

Blue Cross/Blue Shield of Vermont (BCBSVT)
P.O. Box 186, Montpelier, VT 05601-0186
(802) 223-6131
Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Vermont; Vermont's Health and Wellness Company.

DKMS
100 Broadway 6th Floor New, York, NY 10005
DKMS is an international nonprofit organization dedicated to the fight against blood cancer and blood disorders by: creating awareness; recruiting bone marrow donors to provide a second chance at life; raising funds to match donor registration costs; supporting the improvement of therapies through research; and supporting patients from day one of their diagnoses.

Aloha OM Studio
469 Main Street, Suite 1, Bennington, VT 05201 (inside of Green Mountain Oasis)
617-650-0885, anna.l.wardwell@gmail.com
Aloha Om Studio offers yoga and pilates in downtown Bennington, Vermont, who's mission is to promote healing and growth in our community. We regularly offer workshops and host other yoga teachers and healers in our studio as well. We'd love to help support you on your health and wellness journey!

North Adams Yoga
426 Hole Street North Adams, MA 01247
860-202-212, contact@northadamsyoga.com
A small studio with highly qualified and experienced staff offering weekly classes on yoga, aerial yoga, and functional fitness. Our mission is to provide instruction and opportunity for each person to be their best self.

D.B. McKenna & Co., Inc.
207 West Main St. Bennington, VT 05201
(802) 447-1538, brian.mckenna@dbmckenna.com
Financial Planning and Asset Management Services.

Southshire Roller Derby
440 Water Street, North Bennington, VT 05201 (not open to the general public)
802-440-4893; bbruze@gmail.com; oliviajudson@bennington.edu
Southshire Roller Derby is the premiere roller derby league for Bennington County. Our mission is to train individuals and teams (both adults and children) in the skills needed for roller derby competition. Through this we promote the improvement of personal well-being and athleticism.

Bennington Rescue
120 McKinley St., Bennington, VT 05201
802-772-0077; bill.camarda@benningtonrescue.org
Bennington Rescue provides EMS response and education for our community and other healthcare providers.

Mindful Paths Counseling and Stress Management
532 Main St. Suite 3, Bennington, VT 05201
802 558-1315; deb@mindfulpaths.net
Deb is a Licensed Mental Health Counselor who uses Mindfulness-Based Stress Management to help those that want to take responsibility for their own health. By using techniques such as meditation, yoga, guided visualization and cognitive behavioral therapy, clients can learn how to become more aware of their opportunities to control their thoughts, feeling and actions.

As well as these vendors:

  • The Left Bank

  • Ashley Bridge, LMT (massage)

  • Bennington Dining

  • Massage Therapy Williamstown