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Embassy of Australia Reception

Posted by on Sep 23, 2015 in Events, Member News | Comments Off on Embassy of Australia Reception

The Embassy of Australia welcomes Washington Spa Alliance members and their guests to an Embassy Reception Thursday, October 29, 2015 6:30 p.m. – 8:30 p.m. FROM ‘DOWN UNDER’ TO D.C. EVERYTHING IS COMING UP ROSES The celebration of a 30-year harvest: the wisdom of botanicals comes of age. Natural beauty pioneer Jurlique turns 30. Come celebrate this diplomatic salute with Australian Wines and Australian Beers, delicious plant-based food, birthday cake, and the camaraderie of your WSPA friends. “Only in D.C.” unique access to October’s Evening at the Embassy...

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Spring Member Event

Posted by on May 29, 2015 in Events, Member News | Comments Off on Spring Member Event

The Embassy of France is pleased to host an evening of Scent-Sational offerings with our spring member event featuring our biodynamic wines and French and Italian charcuterie, cheese and fruit. Evening Presentation: “The History of Natural Perfumery from Cleopatra To Chanel” with Michael Scholes, Alchemist, Therapeutic formulator and Natural Perfumer. Date: June 18th Time: 6:30-8:30pm, presentation at 7pm Location: Embassy of France, 4101 Reservoir Rd NW, Washington, DC 20007, Salle Tocqueville Parking: There is no visitor parking authorized within the embassy and consulate compound; you can...

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Washington Spa Alliances Launches Spa Hall of Fame, Inducting Eight Inaugural Recipients On March 17, 2015

Posted by on Mar 13, 2015 in Events, Member News | Comments Off on Washington Spa Alliances Launches Spa Hall of Fame, Inducting Eight Inaugural Recipients On March 17, 2015

WASHINGTON, D.C., — March 11, 2015 — Babe Ruth is in one in Cooperstown, N.Y., Mick Jagger is in one in Cleveland, and now the pioneers of our nation’s modern spa industry are being honored with a Spa Hall of Fame. The inaugural “Class of 2015” includes founders, visionaries and distinguished contributors who will be recognized for lifetime achievement during Washington Spa Alliance’s (WSPA) 5th Annual Symposium on March 17th at the National Press Club. The Spa Hall of Fame, which will live as an virtual museum at www.washingtonspaalliance.com, will feature photos and bios of...

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Posted by on Jan 30, 2015 in Events, Member News | Comments Off on FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

  Washington Spa Alliance Marks 5th Annual Symposium with Nation’s First-Ever Gathering of Regional Spa Groups at National Press Club on Tuesday, March 17, 2015 Meeting of the minds will continue with lobbying day on Capitol Hill, Wednesday, March 18th WASHINGTON, D.C. – January 29, 2015 – Washington Spa Alliance is set to celebrate its 5th Anniversary with an Annual Symposium that serves as the first national gathering of leadership from the nation’s regional spa associations. The interactive symposium, whose audience will include local, regional and national leaders, will take place...

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Sharing Thanksgiving, 93-year-old founder of Rancho La Puerta sets new goals

Posted by on Nov 26, 2014 in Member News | Comments Off on Sharing Thanksgiving, 93-year-old founder of Rancho La Puerta sets new goals

by Bernard Burt, Courtesy examiner.com   Celebrating Thanksgiving has special meaning for Deborah Szekely, the 93-year-old founder of Rancho La Puerta. Wellness is her wish for America. Not an abstract hope but active engagement in the nationwide discusssion of how to live healthier lives. “For many years,” Deborah explains, “my own Thanksgiving tradition has been to gather the family at our cabin in the San Diego mountains not far from Rancho La Puerta. There we take time for conversation, reconnecting, and the pleasure of cooking together. I’m grateful for the...

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SAVE the DATE for the 5th Annual Symposium

Posted by on Nov 19, 2014 in Events, Member News | Comments Off on SAVE the DATE for the 5th Annual Symposium

The 5th Annual Symposium is scheduled for Tuesday, March 17, 2015 at the National Press Club in Washington, D.C. If you are not a member and wish to be, sign up here,. Receive WSPA News and Updates by joining our mailing list today.

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