DIY Fun with Essential Oils

 Join us at this hands on workshop where we’ll talk about hidden toxins found in many everyday personal care products and briefly touch on bio-accumulation before you create your own custom lotion, spritzer and lip balm using essential oils provided.  

When: Tuesday, September 24, 2019

Where: Reiman Healing Chapel in the Wo ods. Directions - pull into the parking lot of the Ascension Medical Building at S. 74th & Rawson.  Drive straight back - the Chapel is on the right.

Cost:$20 per person - covers cost of products

*Registration required as supplies are limited to the first 12 guests.  Email your name and phone number to OR call 414.510.4771.

Presenters: Susan and Tony DiCristo are Franklin residents and essential oil experts.  This is their fifth workshop at the Conservancy.


Saturday morning Soul Circle

“Going on retreat is a time to cocoon, so that we may emerge ready to return to our lives with a new perspective”.  

During this monthly retreat, we will step away from the hustle and bustle of life to focus on an aspect of spirituality.  Each month will offer a different topic.

 Life can be hard and we need support to find our way through the challenging times. This is perfect for anyone who is longing to deepen and renew their faith as we focus on the gifts of life and joy. 

When: Saturday morning's - September 28, October 26, November 23

Time: 9:00am to 11:30am. 

Where: Reiman Healing Chapel in the Woods at the Conservancy for Healing and Heritage. Directions: Pull into the parking lot of the Ascension Medical Building at S. 74th and W. Rawson Avenue. Drive to the far end of the lot. Chapel is on the right. Signs will lead you in the right direction. 

Cost: $20 suggested donation is appreciated. Exact cash or check payable to the Conservancy for Healing and Heritage can be brought that day.

Pre-registration is required:  email name, phone number to  Or call Susan at 414.510.4771.

About the facilitator: Kim Mandelkow is the Director for the Office for Worship at the Archdiocese of Milwaukee. Kim brings a unique background, having lived a life of work, prayer and service while in the religious community of the Sisters of St. Benedict. She has ministered in Missouri, Indiana and Kentucky in multiple facets of parish and organizational life. She holds a degree in music and religion from Concordia College in Moorhead, MN, a master’s degree in pastoral theology from Saint Meinrad Seminary and School of Theology, and is currently pursuing her doctorate in Christian Worship and Spirituality from the Institute for Worship Studies in Jacksonville, Florida. 


Empower Hour!

This monthly group is for individuals who want to grow their inner strengths and resilience in order to live life to its fullest. It’s an opportunity for you to gather with others to receive support, information and resources as you navigate life’s challenges.

During our time together, we'll use discussion and activities:

· to explore and practice stress management and coping strategies to help you overcome obstacles which may be interfering with your quality of life. 

· explore ways to create a self-care plan that allows for life balance, a sense humor and engagement in a healthy lifestyle. 

· that aim to create a supportive group in order for all to flourish. Specific topics of the group will be determined by the participants needs.  

When: September 28, 2019

Time: 2:00pm - 3:00pm

Where: Reiman Healing Chapel in the Woods.  Enter the Ascension Medical Building parking lot at S. 74th and W. Rawson Avenue, Franklin, WI.  Drive straight to the far end of the parking lot.  Signs will point you to the Chapel.

Registration is required!  Send email and phone to  Or call 414.510.4771.

Cost: $30 .

About the facilitator:  Jean Fink, OTR/L is board certified and licensed as an occupational therapist with 20 years of experience in a variety of healthcare settings. She is certified in mental health first aid, gerontology, and as a Reiki master teacher. Her practice, Everyday Wellness LLC is located in Greendale where she offers a variety of services that help restore wellness naturally. See her website for more information: