Pasta, Pizza and Professionals Lecture, Dinner & Networking Series Continues at Cibo Restaurant on Monday, March 14, 2016

Join us for the next “Pasta, Pizza and Professionals Lecture, Dinner & Networking Series” on Monday, March 14, 2016 at Cibo Ristorante Italiano, located at 301 Alvarado in Downtown Monterey. Parking is available in the adjacent garage.  This event will feature Trina Hammack, owner of Cornerstone Wellness Center in Monterey, with a presentation about "Hidden Stressors, Cellular Inflammation and Detox”. Trina will provide valuable cutting-edge information about how to effectively address these important issues to maximize your health. These hidden stressors create inflammation at the cellular level and are at the root of your health concerns. Once you understand and address what is causing the inflammation, you can restore your health and vitality.

The lecture will take place from 5:30 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. and is no-cost. After the lecture, there will be a No Host Dinner and further Q and A with Trina Hammack.

From 5:00 p.m. – 10:00 p.m., Cibo is also offering attendees a special 3-course “Pasta, Pizza and Professionals” Dinner price of $24.95 (including a choice of Local Field Greens or Tuscan Bean Soup, a choice of Pizza Margherita, Rigatoni Di Giovanni Pasta, Salmon or Chicken) and dessert will feature Tiramisu. Event attendees can also order anything off of the menu described on RSVPs are appreciated for the seminar and/or dinner. Please contact Wendy Brickman at (831) 594-1500 or email [email protected].

About Trina Hammack

Trina is celebrating her 20th Anniversary as a highly sought-after health care practitioner. She is a Functional Diagnostic Nutrition Practitioner, Certified Holistic Health Coach, Biofeedback and Cellular Detox Specialist, and a Rolf Structural Bodywork Practitioner. She has assisted thousands of clients in reversing serious health conditions and helps to restore them to their natural, vibrant healthy self.  She also offers cutting edge Lipo Fat Melting technology which provides a non-invasive, natural and healthy way to melt your fat away.


Utilizing her extensive knowledge, experience and natural state-of-the-art technologies, Trina enables her clients to uncover and resolve the Root Cause of their disease. As a Functional Diagnostic Nutrition Practitioner, Trina helps people who suffer from an array of health challenges, including thyroid and hormonal imbalance, fatigue, metabolic chaos and stress.  Trina coaches, educates and empowers her clients to take charge of their health with a customized and achievable health plan. She works locally at her Monterey office and remotely with clients throughout the world via Skype online. 

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About Cibo Restaurant

Cibo Ristorante Italiano ( offers Italian cuisine, gourmet pizzas, cocktails, fine wines, cordials, and more. Cibo (pronounced chee-bo) means food in Italian, but it’s more of a feast for the senses. This beautiful, spacious and comfortable restaurant features an intimate yet vibrant atmosphere which is accentuated with expressive art in the form of photography, paintings, sculpture, hand-blown glass and live jazz. Fusing the best of old and new world Italian cuisine, Cibo offers an eclectic menu ranging from gourmet pizzas to multi-course dinners. Families are welcome and there is a special children’s menu. Cibo has been a favorite of locals and visitors alike since 1990.

Cibo is open every evening with dinner served from 5 p.m. to 10 p.m. The Cibo Bar is open from 4 p.m. to 2 a.m. and is a popular “pre-event” and “after-party” destination. The bar features a $3 Happy Hour with special appetizers daily from 4 p.m.  – 7 p.m. They offer an extensive high quality local and international wine and beer list, cordials, microbrews, rare and small batch Bourbons, Scotches, Ports, Grappa and liqueurs, as well as espresso, coffee drinks and a full menu of cocktails. 

Cibo also presents live music 6 nights a week. On Sundays, Tuesdays, Wednesdays and Thursdays, the cool sound of Jazz accompanies dinner from 7 p.m. – 10 p.m. The restaurant features a lively and fun atmosphere with Reggae, R&B, Rock or Salsa dance music on Friday and Saturday nights from 9:00 p.m. – 12:30 a.m. with no cover charge.  There is also the popular "Happy Hour Jazz Jam" from 2 p.m. – 5 p.m. every first and third Sunday of the month which includes Happy Hour food and drink specials. Cibo is now “wired” with free Internet service.

With 150 seats, including intimate booths for dining , and room for over 50 people in the attractive bar area, Cibo also accommodates large groups for business functions, wedding rehearsals and receptions, special group dining events, and customized private parties.  NEW! Outdoor heating seating along Alvarado Street is coming soon! 

Cibo Restaurant is the winner of numerous awards including California Writers Association Recommended Dining, Monterey Herald Readers' Choice Local Favorite, Best Place to Meet Singles in Their 30's and 40's, Gold Key Award for Interior Design, Best Place to Enjoy a Martini,  Best Place for Live Jazz,  Best Italian Restaurant,  Best Place to Dance,  Best Martini and one of the Top 10 Happy Hours in Monterey.

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