Wednesday, January 28, 2009

Sarana News update

We wish you a Happy Lunar New Year of the Earth Ox!

NEW YEAR massage and acupuncture special!

To celebrate the new year and help everyone get to know our new acupressure therapist, Mari Kubota:
For the month of February 2009:
receive any length acupressure session with Mari (on Mondays 3:30 - 6:30 pm), and get acupuncture on the same day for only $10!

Massages are $1 per minute with a $15 minute minimum. You can book your massage appointments through our website or by calling the clinic. It is best to have your massage before the acupuncture, so you can relax as long as you want with the needles. Here is more information about Mari:

THANKS to our amazing volunteers!

You may have met some of our wonderful front desk helpers. They work as volunteers in order to make everyone's' experience at Sarana smoother and more relaxing. We are very grateful for their help!

We are also currently looking for more front desk volunteers to join our community. If you are interested and available to volunteer email, call us or stop by to get the details. Volunteers earn credit good towards acupuncture treatments.

FREE community class taught by Tatyana - CANCELED

Introduction to Chinese Herbology & Herbal Pharmacy Tour
Herbal medicine has been tested and proven effective by thousands of years of practice. The class will start with an introduction to the history and main principles of Chinese herbology and will conclude with a brief tour of the herbal pharmacy and explanation of various preparation methods.

When: Friday February 6, 12 - 1 pm, no pre-registartion required, just show up.
Where: Elephant Pharm, 1607 Shattuck Ave (at Cedar), in North Berkeley


Wishing you a joyous and healthy year!

In community,

Tatyana Ryevzina and Pam Chang

Monday, January 19, 2009

Just starting...

Presenting Sarana Community Acupuncture's new blog! We are starting the new year with a much welcomed growth spurt - lots of new people are discovering our sanctuary of peace and relaxation. We also have a new service: acupressure massage with Mari Kubota on Mondays form 3:30 to 6:30 pm. Mari is one of our front desk volunteers and a wonderful bodyworker.

Happy MLK day!