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  • Cosponsored Event

    Cuba: The People, Music and Art

    Worldview Explorations Travel

    • May 14, 2014 – May 21, 2014
    • None

    This extraordinary travel opportunity is being offered through a partnership of IONS and Cross Cultural Journeys. Meet the dynamic people of Cuba who have a knack for enjoying life despite fifty years of hardship. Learn about the grass roots sustainability movement, about Cuba's innovative educational and alternative medical practices, its art, music, and people.

  • Private Event

    International Faculty Training Summit

    (registration unavailable)

    • May 11, 2014 – May 15, 2014
    • Petaluma, CA

    CRR Global is an ICF Certified Coach Training School and the creator of the world-renown curriculum, ORSC: Organization & Relationship Systems Coaching.

  • Conscious Living Workshop

    Personal Retreat Weekend

    May 2014

    • May 9, 2014 – May 11, 2014
    • Petaluma, CA

    For all of you who have been requesting an EarthRise weekend of R & R and quiet reflection with no plans other than quiet walks, exceptional food, and a dip in the hot tub—now is the time. Join us for this weekend of personal time to reflect in nature and be supported by the uncomplicated life at EarthRise. more...

  • Retreat

    Spring Forgiveness Retreat

    Presenter
    Eileen Barker
    • May 9, 2014 – May 11, 2014
    • Petaluma, CA

    Come and immerse yourself in the healing energy of forgiveness. Bring your greatest challenges. Leave with more love, wholeness, and inner peace than you may have imagined was possible! more...

  • Friendly Favors

    Culture War & the Return of the Divine Feminine

    Presenter
    Gus diZerega
    • May 8, 2014
    • Petaluma, CA

    Potluck dinner followed with a presentation by the author of Faultlines: The Sixties, the Culture War, and the Return of the Divine Feminine - www.dizerega.com

  • Workshop

    The Shaman’s Collective

    Working with Dream Time and Living in Sacred Time

    Presenters
    Linda Fitch, Anasuya Krishnaswamy
    • May 8, 2014 – May 11, 2014
    • Petaluma, CA

    In this workshop participants will dive deeply into dream time and explore the meaning and use of dreams among shamanic cultures. more...

  • Retreat

    The Art of Leadership

    Transformative Personal Leadership Development for Nonprofits and Social Changemakers

    Presenter
    Rockwood Leadership Institute
    • May 5, 2014 – May 9, 2014
    • Petaluma, CA

    Rockwood Leadership Institute is nationally recognized for its transformative leadership development retreats for social change leaders. One of its core programs is the Art of Leadership, which is a five-day training for emerging and established social change leaders. After the training, you can expect to gain a clearer sense of purpose and vision, plus tools to help you build strong partnerships, be resilient in the midst of challenges, and create work/life balance. more...

  • Cosponsored Event

    PYE Creative Facilitation Training

    Level 1

    Facilitator
    Charlie Murphy, Co-founder and CEO of PYE
    • Apr 26, 2014 – Apr 27, 2014
    • Oakland, CA

    Working with groups is a creative challenge and the arts can be your greatest ally. Join PYE—Partnership for Youth Empowerment, international leaders in creative facilitation, for a training series where you will use the arts to build openness, trust and full participation in group sessions.

  • Conscious Living Workshop

    Personal Retreat Weekend

    April 2014

    • Apr 18, 2014 – Apr 20, 2014
    • Petaluma, CA

    For all of you who have been requesting an EarthRise weekend of R & R and quiet reflection with no plans other than quiet walks, exceptional food, and a dip in the hot tub—now is the time. Join us for this weekend of personal time to reflect in nature and be supported by the uncomplicated life at EarthRise. more...

  • Retreat

    Living Presence

    Coming Home to Your True Self

    Presenters
    Richard Miller, PhD, Joan Ruvinsky
    • Apr 17, 2014 – Apr 27, 2014
    • Petaluma, CA

    This 10-day silent retreat offers you the opportunity to participate in BodySensing, BreathSensing, sitting, and walking meditation, iRest Yoga Nidra, poetry, chant, and spirited dialogue. more...

  • Special Event

    Full Moon Labyrinth Walk

    April 2014

    Sponsor
    Veriditas
    • Apr 15, 2014
    • Petaluma, CA

    Veriditas, in partnership with the Institute of Noetic Sciences (IONS) and the EarthRise Retreat Center, will be offering a Full Moon Labyrinth Walk each month on or near the evening of the full moon. There is no cost for this hour-long event, but donations are gratefully accepted. First time walkers are welcome.

  • Special Event

    Full Moon Drumming Circle

    April 2014

    Presenter
    Jason K. Norris, PhD(c)
    Sponsor
    Lucid Drum
    • Apr 15, 2014
    • Petaluma, CA

    Come celebrate the Full Moon at EarthRise at IONS with our monthly drumming circle, facilitated by Jason K. Norris, founder of Lucid Drum! No experience is necessary, and all ages and levels are encouraged to participate.

  • Friendly Favors

    Modern Esoteric

    The Occult Knowledge Today and Humanity's First Great Awakening

    Presenter
    Brad Olsen
    • Apr 10, 2014
    • Petaluma, CA

    Potluck dinner followed with a presentation by Brad Olsen, the author of Modern Esoteric, where he explores the ways in which fringe subjects and out of the box thinking can help with the challenges humanity is facing today.

  • Special Event

    HereAfterHere: a self-guided tour of eternity

    IONS Benefit Performance

    • Mar 30, 2014
    • Santa Clara , CA

    Tandy Beal & Company, with composer Jon Scoville, invite friends of IONS to a multi-media dance/video/theater performance at the Santa Clara University Louis B. Mayer Theatre.

  • Workshop

    Women’s Courage Circle

    Presenter
    Aninha Livingstone, PhD
    • Mar 29, 2014
    • Petaluma, CA

    Women's Courage Circle offers a sacred container to slow down and listen to the speech of your soul. Through transformative practices such as circle, solo time on the land, expressive arts, journaling and ritual you will be  nourished, and challenged to say yes to your own unique expression in this world. more...

  • Conscious Living Workshop

    Bouncing Back

    The Neuroscience of Resilience and Well-Being

    Presenter
    Linda Graham, MFT
    • Mar 28, 2014 – Mar 30, 2014
    • Petaluma, CA

    Welcome to an experiential weekend of strengthening your inner resources and the natural resilience that supports your well-being and flourishing. You’ll learn more than a dozen tools and techniques – drawn from the intersection of brain science, relational psychology, and mindfulness practices – that will help you reduce the impact of stress and trauma; deepen your self-compassion and self-awareness; and broaden perspectives, possibilities, and sense of purpose. more...

  • Conscious Living Workshop

    Personal Retreat Weekend

    March 2014

    • Mar 28, 2014 – Mar 30, 2014
    • Petaluma, CA

    For all of you who have been requesting an EarthRise weekend of R & R and quiet reflection with no plans other than quiet walks, exceptional food, and a dip in the hot tub—now is the time. Join us for this weekend of personal time to reflect in nature and be supported by the uncomplicated life at EarthRise. more...

  • Special Event

    Full Moon Drumming Circle

    March 2014

    Presenter
    Jason K. Norris, PhD(c)
    Sponsor
    Lucid Drum
    • Mar 16, 2014
    • Petaluma, CA

    Come celebrate the Full Moon at EarthRise at IONS with our monthly drumming circle, facilitated by Jason K. Norris, founder of Lucid Drum! No experience is necessary, and all ages and levels are encouraged to participate.

  • Workshop

    Level 1 iRest Training

    Presenter
    Richard Miller, PhD
    • Mar 16, 2014 – Mar 21, 2014
    • Petaluma, CA

    This Level I training is designed to provide you with the basic principles, history, theory, practice, and delivery of iRest. This will allow you to incorporate the simple 10-step iRest protocol into your personal life, professional teaching, or clinical practice. more...

  • Workshop

    Dream Consciously

    Understanding Dreams Using Mind and Body

    Presenters
    Khaleghl Quinn, PhD, Darlene DeRose
    • Mar 16, 2014
    • Petaluma, CA

    Be more than curious about your dreams. Learn how to use their symbols as healing, centering tools in your waking life. This workshop offers an integrated blend of dream analysis, QiGong, and intuitive body movement. Participants will learn tools for personal and collective transformation, using the wisdom offered in dreams. more...

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