Category: Workshops

Reliable Fundraising in Unreliable Times

October 22, 2017 - October 24, 2017 @ -   KIM KLEIN has written five books, including the classics Fundraising for Social Change and Reliable Fundraising in Unreliable Times. She founded the Grassroots Fundraising Journal in 1981 and published it for 25 years. She has trained and consulted in all 50 states of the US and in 21 countries and has worked in all [...]

Tick Action: Getting Serious About Recovery from Lyme Disease

October 13, 2017 - October 15, 2017 @ -          Katina Makris, CCH, CIH, is the author of the award-winning international bestsellers Autoimmune Illness & Lyme Disease Recovery Guide: Mending Body, Mind & Spirit and Out of The Woods: Healing Lyme Disease. Katina is a homeopathic practitioner of 35 years. Jodie Dashore, MD (In. - Neurology), MSc (Immunology), OTD, HHP, named [...]

The Gift of Desire: Daring to Know What You Want–and Learning How to Get It

October 13, 2017 - October 15, 2017 @ -     Gina Ogden, PhD, LMFT, is a master therapist and shamanic practitioner who has touched the lives of women all over the world through her retreats, trainings, and online courses. She is the founder of the 4-D Network for Body, Mind, Heart, and Spirit, and the award-winning author of many books; her latest include: [...]

Building a Vocal Community ®: Singing in the African-American Tradition

October 6, 2017 - October 9, 2017 @ -     Ysaye M. Barnwell holds a doctorate in speech pathology and a postdoctoral degree in public health. Since 1979, she has performed and recorded with the internationally renowned a cappella quintet Sweet Honey in the Rock and composed some of the group’s most popular songs. She appears on more than 20 recordings, has composed [...]

Couples on the Path to Wholeness

September 29, 2017 - October 1, 2017 @ -   Joyce Vissell, RN, MS, is a nurse/therapist and Barry Vissell, MD, is a medical doctor and psychiatrist. They have been deeply in love for more than 50 years, have been teaching at Rowe for 26 years, have raised three children, and “walk their talk.” Since 1972, they have been counseling, healing, and teaching internationally [...]

Collaboration, Co-Creation, and Empowerment: Community-Building Skills for Challenging Time

September 22, 2017 - September 24, 2017 @ -   Starhawk is author or coauthor of 12 books, including the classics The Spiral Dance and The Fifth Sacred Thing. Her latest book is The Empowerment Manual: A Guide for Collaborative Groups. A veteran of progressive movements, she is deeply committed to bringing the techniques and creative power of spirituality to political activism. She also [...]

The Wilds of Poetry: An Adventure in Mind and Landscape

September 22, 2017 - September 24, 2017 @ -   David Hinton teaches in Columbia University’s graduate writing program and is the first translator in over a century to translate the four seminal masterworks of Chinese philosophy. In his home near Hunger Mountain in Vermont, David has taken these lessons to heart and offered them to the modern world through his translations of Chinese [...]

Waking Your Sleeping Giant

September 8, 2017 - September 10, 2017 @ - Jean Houston, PhD, is author of 30 books exploring aspects of the human potential movement, which she helped to found. Her  most recent book is The Wizard of Us. She has trained leaders in human development and social change for the UN and other international groups in 109 countries.       Jean Houston   [...]

Meditation, Wilderness, and Wonder: The Path of Innate Freedom

September 7, 2017 - September 10, 2017 @ -       Lama Willa Miller, PhD, a Buddhist teacher and scholar, is also the Founder and Spiritual Director of Natural Dharma Fellowship in Boston, Mass, and its retreat center Wonderwell Mountain Refuge in Springfield, New Hampshire. She is editor, author, and translator (respectively) of three books: The Arts of Contemplative Care: Pioneering Voices in [...]

On the Breath of Song: The Practice of Bedside Singing for the Dying

June 9, 2017 - June 11, 2017 @ - Kathy Leo is the author of On the Breath of Song: The Practice of Bedside Singing for the Dying and founder and coordinator of Hallowell, a hospice choir in Brattleboro, Vermont, that for more than 10 years has been visiting people near the end of their lives and offering workshops for singers called to this [...]