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A.R.E. Key Sponsor of Holistic & Spiritual Art Expo!
with International Conscious Connections
July 14 - 15, 2018
Experience the A.R.E. "pop-up shop" at the Expo
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July 14, 2018 - July 15, 2018
Virginia Beach , VA

Edgar Cayce's A.R.E., the A.R.E. Health Center & Spa, Cayce/Reilly Massage School, the A.R.E. Bookstore & Gift Shop, and Atlantic University are excited to be key event sponsors of the 2018 International Conscious Connections Holistic & Spiritual Art Expo July 14 & 15. 

Instead of the A.R.E. campus - our July Mind, Body & Spirit Psychic Fair will become one with the Expo and take place at Virginia Wesleyan University's Batten Center. Consider it an A.R.E. pop-up shop experience! Expo hours: 

  • July 14 - 10 a.m. to 7 p.m.
  • July 15 - 10:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

At the Expo, you'll find all of A.R.E. represented! Enjoy a chair massage from our spa and school therapists on site. Get a psychic reading. Browse our unique selection of books and curated crystals and gemstones, clothing items and so much spirited goodness. 

Attend a special lecture by A.R.E. speakers - including John Van Auken! Featured A.R.E. speakers include:

  • July 14 at Noon - John Van Auken presents The Art of Living Spiritually in a Material World
  • July 14 at 4 p.m. - M.E. Hart presents Walking a Spiritual Path through Trauma
  • July 15 at 1 p.m. - J.P. Amonte presents Heal Thy Self! Edgar Cayce's Healing Remedies in the Modern Age
  • July 15 at 3 p.m. - Cindy Griffith presents Ideals: Tools for Living

A limited number of discount coupons for reduced price entry to the Expo are available at the A.R.E. Bookstore & Gift Shop. 


Experience the A.R.E. "pop-up shop" at the Expo
Additional Info and Schedule
July 14 - 15, 2018
Virginia Wesleyan University
5817 Wesleyan Drive
Virginia Beach, VA 23455
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A.R.E. Bookstore & Gift Shop

is an internationally renowned speaker, a long-time A.R.E. staff member, a current director at A.R.E, and a popular leader of A.R.E.’s tours to sacred sites around the world. He is the author of numerous bestselling books including Edgar Cayce on the Spiritual Forces Within You, Angels, Fairies, Demons, & the Elementals, and is co-author of his most recent, Edgar Cayce on the Mysterious Essenes: Lessons from Our Sacred Past. His extensive knowledge of the Edgar Cayce readings, the Bible, ancient Egypt mysticism, world religions, and Christ Consciousness make him a popular and authoritative teacher.

To view John's upcoming schedule of events, visit our events search page for "John Van Auken." 


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Cindy Griffith, MA is a Psychic, Metaphysics Teacher and Huffington Post blogger; author of Soul Soothers: Mini Meditations for Busy Lives and Grow Your Spiritual Business. She graduated from Empire State College, with a Bachelor of Science in Spiritual Counseling and Healing and her Masters in Consciousness Development. She teaches metaphysics, spiritual and psychic development and topics relating to the Cayce teachings online through, at the Edgar Cayce Center in Virginia Beach and in Tokyo with Voice Workshops. She offers psychic and channeled sessions at the A.R.E. Psychic Fairs, her Virginia Beach office, and fairs around the country. Find out more about Cindy, her articles, books, classes and psychic readings at


M.E. Hart, JD., received his undergraduate degree in Russian Language and Law from the University of Kentucky. Hart trained in Senior Executive Leadership at Georgetown University and in Life Coaching at the Edgar Cayce A.R.E.  He is certified in Social and Emotional Learning through Kornferry/Haygroup.

A student of the Cayce readings for over 20 years, Hart credits the Cayce information with being a big part of his own healing and soul development. With training, and life experience, using both cognitive and intuitive skills; Hart enjoys empowering others to find, and develop, their unique gifts.

Just call him-Hart-a spirit, a living, loving, learning, and exploring life. And, happy to share what he's learned.


graduated from the Cayce/Reilly School of Massage in 2004, and has been an instructor since 2005. He has a BS from in Psychology and Biochemistry and attended Palmer College of Chiropractic West in San Jose, Calif., graduating Magna Cum Laude. In addition, JP is a popular lecturer on the "Mind-Body Connection" at Edgar Cayce's A.R.E., and is currently practicing at the A.R.E. Health Center & Spa