Awakening Earth Series: Hearing the Cries of the World
Aug
25
3:00 PM15:00

Awakening Earth Series: Hearing the Cries of the World

When Buddhist monk Thich Naht Hanh was asked by a student… What can we do to save our world? he replied, “What we most need to do, is to hear within us the sound of the earth crying.” Contrary to misguided perceptions, acknowledging our pain for the world often connects us to a larger sense of ourselves and deepens a sense of solidarity and connection with others.

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Community Grief Ritual
Sep
14
9:30 AM09:30

Community Grief Ritual

An opportunity to honor our personal and collective grief with regards to the sorrows of the world, loss of loved ones, ancestral grief, trauma, places in ourselves that have not known love, what we expected and did not receive, and the reality that everything we love, we will lose.

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The Ecology Within: The Healing Synthesis of Nature and Psyche
Nov
17
to Nov 22

The Ecology Within: The Healing Synthesis of Nature and Psyche

This intimate, immersive journey interweaves the deep ecology of Big Sur and the depth psychology of our hearts and minds to reveal our interconnected place in the world. From this understanding we will blend story, art and inquiry to unearth archetypes and relationships from our internal ecosystems, and identify trailheads of expression for our authentic life offerings.

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Awakening Earth Series: Belonging and the Trance of Separation
Jul
21
3:00 PM15:00

Awakening Earth Series: Belonging and the Trance of Separation

4 month series, once a month, come to one or preferably all for a sequential arc of deepening (Artwork by Deborah Koff-Chapin).

Come together to unite in a shared context of our love for the world and common care for people and planet, to build connection and courage for bringing forth what is most alive in us in response to a world in need of repair.

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Remembering the Gift - Honoring the Call  Weekend Retreat
Jun
28
to Jun 30

Remembering the Gift - Honoring the Call Weekend Retreat

Weekend retreat for folks working in or interested in the fields of mentoring, teaching, healing, therapy, social justice, wilderness guiding, youth work, culture change, environment and ecology…. An opportunity to come together in a supportive, inclusive community, to delve into best practices and frameworks for deepening your sense of belonging and wholeness.

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California Global Youth Peace Summit
Jun
16
to Jun 22

California Global Youth Peace Summit

The summit brings together 50+ youth (ages 14-17) from more than 20 countries for a week focused on leadership development, personal growth, and cultural exchange. Youth who participate come from all walks of life including youth born and raised in California as well as immigrant and refugee youth who have recently resettled in the Bay Area and youth from around the world. Donations needed!! 

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Remembering Our Gifts for a Troubled World
Apr
26
3:00 PM15:00

Remembering Our Gifts for a Troubled World

This is an opportunity to come together across perceived differences and unite in a shared context of our love for the world and common care for people and planet, to build connection and courage for bringing forth what is inside of us in response to a world in need of repair. We all have unique gifts to share on behalf of what we love, and need community and containment to participate in a meaningful way. 

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Soul Activism Series - Wild Awakening --- Women, Soul & Nature
Apr
11
to Apr 15

Soul Activism Series - Wild Awakening --- Women, Soul & Nature

In this 5 day retreat, with nature as teacher, we are supported to find our natural rhythms and remember parts of ourselves long forgotten. We will share and weave our stories in a community of women, awaken unique expressions, listen deeply to the collective call, and follow our curiosities, desires, dreams, longings and wild impulses.

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Community Grief Ritual
Mar
30
9:30 AM09:30

Community Grief Ritual

An opportunity to honor our personal and collective grief with regards to the sorrows of the world, loss of loved ones, ancestral grief, trauma, places in ourselves that have not known love, what we expected and did not receive, and the reality that everything we love, we will lose.

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Community Grief Ritual
Mar
24
9:30 AM09:30

Community Grief Ritual

An opportunity to honor our personal and collective grief with regards to the sorrows of the world, ancestral grief, trauma, places in ourselves that have not known love, what we expected and did not receive, and the reality that everything we love, we will lose - it is all welcome. 

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