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Program Calendar

You may register by phone, mail in or online via this event calendar. For information on how to register see: Ways to Register

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Christian / Catholic
Spiritual Enrichment
Stress Reduction / Personal Insight
Health and Wellness
Spirituality of Aging
Spirituality of the Environment
Creative Expression

Sep 2017

September
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6-DAY SILENT DIRECTED RETREAT

A silent directed retreat is designed to provide time and space for prayer and solitude. There will be opportunity to meet daily with a spiritual director, thus providing time to reflect on your spiritual journey and the presence and action of God in your life.

Christian / Catholic
Spiritual Enrichment

September
6

GET FIT WHERE YOU SIT

Do you love doing yoga and exercising but no longer want to get down on the floor? Join me for the sitting mountain series of LVCY Chair Yoga. You will learn to do Hatha Yoga and Chi-Gong on a chair.

Health and Wellness

September
8

GENESIS' 18th ANNUAL WINE TASTE EVENT - SAVE THE DATE!

Please join us for our acclaimed annual evening of wine, beer and amazing hors d’oeuvres. This year’s event will be held both inside the Carriage House and outdoors on the beautiful Genesis grounds. The evening will provide wine and beer tastings as well as "mocktails", non-alcoholic beverage selections, paired with delicious food choices.


September
13

GET FIT WHERE YOU SIT

Do you love doing yoga and exercising but no longer want to get down on the floor? Join me for the sitting mountain series of LVCY Chair Yoga. You will learn to do Hatha Yoga and Chi-Gong on a chair.

Health and Wellness

September
16

BIOSPIRITUAL FOCUSING: DAY OF PRESENCE

This workshop is an overview and introduction to the history and practice of BioSpiritual Focusing. BioSpiritual Focusing is a doorway into your body’s wisdom and grace.

Christian / Catholic
Spiritual Enrichment

September
16

WALKING TO LISTEN: A PILGRIMAGE INTO THE NEW WORLD

Listening has become an endangered experience in the world today. Without earnest, faithful listening practiced by the individual and the collective, there can be no penetrating understanding of self, other, and everything that flows between the two: no meaningful progress, no true healing, no balance, no peace.

Spiritual Enrichment

September
17

MEDITATIVE NATURE DRAWING: WALK, SEE AND SKETCH BEAUTIFUL PATTERNS IN NATURE

A day-long workshop that includes connecting with nature and our sketchbooks, looking for the leafy, flowery and organic patterns we find as we explore the surrounding woods and gardens in a quiet, contemplative manner.

Spiritual Enrichment
Creative Expression

September
20

GET FIT WHERE YOU SIT

Do you love doing yoga and exercising but no longer want to get down on the floor? Join me for the sitting mountain series of LVCY Chair Yoga. You will learn to do Hatha Yoga and Chi-Gong on a chair.

Health and Wellness

September
22

TEILHARD'S MYSTICISM: SEEING THE INNER FACE OF EVOLUTION

In an early essay, Jesuit paleontologist Pierre Teilhard de Chardin provides us with a road map into the intensely mystical environment in which he lived and moved. He describes the stages of his mystical growth in terms of five concentric circles.

Christian / Catholic
Spiritual Enrichment

September
23

"FEEL THE FEAR AND DO IT ANYWAY"

Fear holds us back without our realizing it. We can hold it either in power or in pain. In this workshop, students will gently come face to face with their fears and find ways to make their lives work despite their fears.

Stress Reduction / Personal Insight
Health and Wellness

September
25

BECOMING HEALED, WHOLE AND HEALTHY

In this five-day retreat, Betty Hill Crowson will outline a “process” for identifying, moving through, and recovering from these inner wounds of ours. The retreat will provide a safe and nurturing environment, conferences, written exercises, rituals, individual time with the retreat director, small group sharing, music, practical steps for healing, and humor!

Spiritual Enrichment
Health and Wellness

September
27

GET FIT WHERE YOU SIT

Do you love doing yoga and exercising but no longer want to get down on the floor? Join me for the sitting mountain series of LVCY Chair Yoga. You will learn to do Hatha Yoga and Chi-Gong on a chair.

Health and Wellness

September
28

DIVING INTO FALL: A YOGA JOURNEY

The shortened days of autumn call us to introspection and the re-gathering of our energy for the long, dark winter. Align your inner and outer self with this eight week yoga series. You will learn breathing practices to build inner warmth, poses to strengthen and tone the body, and meditation to foster the seeds of change that will bloom in the spring.

Health and Wellness

Oh, great Father, never let me judge another man until I have walked in his moccasins for two weeks.
- A Prayer for Understanding