A Workshop on the Beauty of Vulnerability
Facilitated by Leela Haris of Kansas City and Madeleine Newkirk
Friday | 7:00 PM - 9:00 PM
with Daniel Lamontagne
Each month Daniel invites people to come together to meditate, to discuss mindfulness & spirituality and to learn more about themselves through this practice.
This gathering is open to the general public and all levels of students. Beginners welcome. No particular practice is required. Meditations are about 20-30 minutes long.
A love offering is all that is asked to cover room rental.
Knowing others is intelligence; knowing yourself is true wisdom. -Lao-Tzu
Wednesday Evenings | 4 PM - 5 PM | (ages 6-12)
September 4, 11, 18, 25, and October 2 and 9
Cost: $60 for class series or $12 drop in rate
Instructor: Tasha Wellence
In this 6 week series Finding the Beat we will explore sound vibrations, rhythms of music, rhythms of the body, make instruments out of recycled materials and even do STEM activities (science, technology, engineering & mathematics). We will learn and deepen our yoga practice by exploring different styles of yoga and breathwork. This practice will honor our uniqueness and celebrate diversity through yoga and music. Children will assist in designing class plans that incorporate yoga asanas, music, STEM and art! Each class will end in guided meditation followed by savasana.
September 7 & 8, 2019 | 8:30 AM - 6:30 PM
Instructor: Donna Donato HTCP/I
Tuition: $497 (includes Level 1 Notebook)
Add this life-changing gift to your skills to help others as you deepen your personal and professional growth.
What is Healing Touch?
Healing Touch is a gentle, complementary energy-based approach to health and healing. The goal is to restore harmony and balance to the human energy system through a heart-centered caring relationship and the use of contact/non-contact touch. This can greatly assist the body and mind in its natural ability to heal. Healing Touch is an evidence-based practice that offers continuing education for nurses and massage therapists.
Healing Touch helps you embrace compassion in your work and world. With Healing Touch you can gently, and significantly, impact the body-mind-spirit well being of people in your life and practice.
This class is for you: all levels of health practitioners and interested lay people.
Healing Touch IS...
- Off body or light touch methods that clear congestion, relieve pain, facilitate balance and promote mind-body-spirit healing
- An international certification program
- A holistic practice that demonstrates Caring Science/Caring Theory (Dr. Jean Watson)
- Research based www.HealingTouchResearch.com
- Integrated in over 40 hospitals; Taught in over thirty countries
- Endorsed by American and Canadian Holistic Nurses’ Associations
Ready to register? Still have questions? Email Ann Dickerson, HTCP. Contact information on brochure.
Course offers 18 Continuing Education contact hours for nurses and massage therapists. Healing Touch Program is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation.
Chill music + coffee/teas + desserts
+CREATIVITY around the table
Ready to paint, create a collage, mandala or gemstone chakra bracelet? We have all the supplies you'll need—beads, clasps, paints, mandalas, markers, caran d'ache crayons, collage materials, canvases and more.
Please register in advance. Cost: $8
This one-day retreat will give you the opportunity to revitalize yourself, clear your mind, deepen your understanding of self and others, and discover sources of strength within you. Silence allows you to put things into perspective, find balance and strengthen self-awareness.
We will combine periods of silent sitting meditation, Yin Yoga and Yoga Nidra. Healing Touch certified practitioner, Ann Dickerson will also be on hand to give each participant an energy healing session.
The meditation/yoga space will be facilitated by Madeleine Newkirk & Leigh Pittenger.
Both chairs and meditation cushions are available. A morning snack, teas, coffee and a light vegetarian lunch will be provided. This retreat is limited to 10 people.
08:00 – 08:40 AM Opening Circle/Meditation
08:40 – 09:00 AM Light Breakfast Break
09:00 – 09:40 AM Sitting Meditation
09:40 – 10:00 AM Break
10:00 – 11:00 AM Yin Yoga
11:00 – 11:20 AM Break
11:20 – 12:00 PM Sitting Meditation
12:00 – 01:00 PM Mindful Group Lunch
01:00 – 01:40 PM Sitting Meditation
01:40 – 02:00 PM Break
02:00 – 02:40 PM Sitting Meditation
02:40 – 03:00 PM Break
03:00 – 04:00 PM Yoga Nidra
04:00 – 04:20 PM Break
04:20 – 05:00 PM Sitting Meditation
05:00 – 05:30 PM Sharing Circle
Monday Evenings | 5:30 PM - 6:45 PM | TBA
Active meditation incorporates dance, movement, breath, expression, and the chakra system. Meditations are one hour long with active portions compromising most of the time. The silent sitting or lying down portions are 15 - 30 minutes in length.
*We will not meet on Labor Day. On September 9 the class will only meet for 1 hour.