Macrobiotic Summer Conference


Macrobiotic Summer Conference July 28 - August 3, 2019

Eastover Resort •Lenox MA 01240















Bill Tara & Marlene Watson-Tara

Bill Tara & Marlene Watson-Tara

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Macrobiotic Summer Conference

July 28 - August 3, 2019

Theme: Celebrity Chefs & The Joy of Cooking

Sign up for Full Conference and receive 50% off tuition for a second person who accompanies you.***

** Offer applies to new participants who have not attended the Macrobiotic Summer Conference before at Eastover.
** Please sign up on the
Eastover website. A rebate check will be issued by Planetary Health at the end of the conference for this special offer.

Contact Dave Johnson for more information at 413-212-7455 or

Special Symposium: with Dr. Mark Pettus, Dr. Martha Cottrell and others on Preventing Alzheimers thru Plant Based Nutrition - August 2, 2 - 3:30

Special guests for the Conference: Bill Tara & Marlene Watson-Tara, founders of MACROVegan from London

Other guest chefs include: Christina Pirello • Warren Kramer • Sachi Kato •Sommer White, M.D. • Amber Maisano •Naomi Ichikawa Esko • Kunio Takaki • Bettina Zumdick

Other presenters: Tom Monte • Virginia Harper • Christian Elwell • Edward Esko • Alex Jack • Cathy Albanese •Masumi Goldman • Miwaka Ohara • Greg DiLisio • Judy MacKenney • Larry MacKenney • Sheri DeMaris • and more….!

Over 25 Teachers, Counselors, & Cooks, 50 Cooking Classes, Lectures & Panels

Come for the Week, the Day, or for the Gala


Rest & Relax & Renew and enjoy the world's healthiest cuisine

The Summer Conference 2019 will be held at Eastover, a holistic resort in Lenox, Massachusetts, the heart of the Berkshires. Eastover offers a wide selection of accommodations to suit any budget, including deluxe king, queen, double and single sized bedrooms, wide-screen TV and private baths. Large sleeping quarters for families and groups are also available, as well as camping. Eastover also a sunny porch, terrace, hiking trails, olympic pool, sauna, hot tub and Japanese garden. Please view the room options at To reserve your spot at the summer conference, please call (413) 212-7445.

Eastover Resort offers a beautiful natural environment, accommodations to fit any budget, and serene atmosphere for mind, body and soul.


Teachers and Presenters

The 2019 Summer Conference will feature about 25 of the world's leading macrobiotic teachers, counselors and chefs. Our core faculty members include:

Catherine L. Albanese, Martha C. Cottrell, M.D., Greg DiLisio, Sheri Demaris, Edward Esko, Naomi Ichikawa Esko, Alice Fava, Masumi Goldman, Virginia Harper, Mariya Ivanov, Warren Kramer, Alex Jack, Amber Maisano, Judy & Larry MacKenney, Rich Myers, Miwaka Ohara, Tom Monte, Christina Pirello, Robert Pirello, Evan Root, Jane & Lino Stanchich, Denny & Susan Waxman, Bettina Zumdick, & many more.

In addition to their classes presenters will be available for private sessions, including Macrobiotic Counseling, Shiatsu Massage, Acupuncture, 9 Star Ki Readings, Menu Planning, Psychic Readings, etc.

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