Upcoming Events

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The One Life We're Given - Finding the Wisdom that Waits in Your Heart

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Event dates
Sep 16, 2016 to Sep 18, 2016

To have any chance of knowing joy, we must love everything in the way.

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Climate Change as a Door to Awakening

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Event dates
Sep 24, 2016

How can we more fully and more mindfully feel our connection with Earth and with climate change?  Join us for a Day of Mindfulness to expand awareness, deepen understanding, and embrace hopes and fears through guided meditations, short videos, poetry, talks, and conversation.

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Soul Saturation: Igniting an Intimate Relationship with Your Soul

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Event dates
Oct 7, 2016 to Oct 8, 2016

“Deep in our bodies, where our truth burns the brightest, we know we cannot be free, we cannot be of service, we cannot truly come alive if we aren’t consciously connected to our Soul.”

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An Interspiritual Approach to Contemplative Living

co-sponsored with Mepkin Abbey
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Event dates
Oct 28, 2016 to Oct 29, 2016

New monasticism is a way of life, a commitment to bring what was normally practiced in monasteries into the heart of the world, using our contemplative lives to address the cries for justice and healing throughout the world.

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Mindful Living, Mindful Working

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Event dates
Nov 11, 2016 to Nov 12, 2016

Mindfulness is a contemplative practice that quiets the mind in order to cultivate a personal capacity for deep concentration and insight in the face of the many distractions of everyday life.

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Discovering Earth as Teacher: the Voyage from Despair to Hope

Presenting Faculty
Event dates
Nov 18, 2016 to Nov 19, 2016

Society spins narratives around earth and nature. Earth is a storehouse of raw material, sewer for our waste, garden for tending, and sacred temple; nature is an entertainment destination, savage instinct, pretty greeting card, and catastrophic threat.