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An Afternoon With Deepak; Plomo Sale; Urban Foraging

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FLATIRON—And now, for an alternative way to spend 4/20: ABC Carpet & Home will host a Day of Beauty, Wellness, and Wisdom with non other than the Deepak Chopra. The day kicks off with coffee and tea—organic, of course—at 9:30am, and moves into seminars on intelligent nutrients, juice bar and chocolate tastings (hello, balance), and multiple mini-facial, makeover, and meditation sessions throughout. Tickets are $75 and available here. [Racked Wire]

BOWERYPlomo Shoes kicks off their three day sample sale tomorrow at their pop up within Eva, 355A Bowery Street. Sample size 37 shoes will be $49, fall and spring stock will be priced between $69—$75, and current season snakeskin shoes will be $85. The sale runs Friday, April 19th through Sunday, April 21st from 12—6pm daily. [Racked Wire]

PROSPECT PARK—Were you the kid at summer camp who had to go home early because s/he picked a berry off a tree and broke out in hives? Gain a little urban foraging wisdom courtesy of Loomstate next Saturday. The eco-friendly fashion brand's Director of Sustainability will lead a walk through the park exploring, "NYC's most delicious and useful local flora." The walk kicks off at 1pm but the tour group size is limited. E-mail t to get on the list! [Racked Wire]