Loading Events
Find Events

Event Views Navigation

Upcoming Events

Events List Navigation

February 2017

Night of Grief & Mystery ~ Toronto

February 10 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Institute of Traditional Medicine, 553 Queen St. West
Toronto, Ontario M5V 2B6 Canada
+ Google Map

Tickets Facebook For years Harvard Educated Culture Activist, Stephen Jenkinson headed the counselling team of Canada's largest home-based palliative care programme. He was assistant professor at a prominent medical school. Working with hundreds of dying people and their families, care-givers, nurses, doctors and social workers, he witnessed a 'wretched anxiety' at the end of life, and paid professionals stymied by it all. His inquiry led him to examine the dominant culture. The documentary film Griefwalker (National Film Board of Canada) was made about his…

Find out more »

Oceania Tour 2017: Teachings & Concerts for Turbulent Times

February 25 - March 30

TOUR DATES, LOCATIONS, TEACHING DESCRIPTIONS & TICKET PURCHASE LINKS below contact us Facebook For years Harvard Educated Culture Activist, Stephen Jenkinson headed the counselling team of Canada's largest home-based palliative care programme. He was assistant professor at a prominent medical school. Working with hundreds of dying people and their families, care-givers, nurses, doctors and social workers, he witnessed a 'wretched anxiety' at the end of life, and paid professionals stymied by it all. His inquiry led him to examine the dominant culture.…

Find out more »
April 2017

At the Foot of the World Tree Withered ~ Bali

April 5 @ 7:00 pm - April 9 @ 12:00 pm
Bali Indonesia + Google Map

April 5 - 9th, 2017 Host/ Venue/ Registration Link: Pure Immersions, Bali, Indonesia  or  brad@pureimmersions.com Facebook share link: coming soon The sages seem to be departing. Elections enthrone Change, that’s all. The tribal lines deepen.  And the weather, and the waters. The appearance of it all is this: We’d rather be defeated than persuaded. Perhaps we will be. In a time like this, contemplation tethered to the troubled world is courageous. Contemplative sorrow: that’s the kind that is willing to learn the trouble of its…

Find out more »

Showing up for Death, Nourishing the World ~ Maui

April 20 @ 9:00 am - April 24 @ 12:00 pm

Doorway Into Light presents International Death Doula Training Save the Date April 20-24, 2017 Maui, Hawaii

Find out more »

Orphan Wisdom School ~ People Calling Called and Come ~ 3/4

April 26 @ 7:00 pm - April 30 @ 12:00 pm
Orphan Wisdom, Golden Lake, Ontario K0J1X0 Canada + Google Map

This Class is Full. SESSION 3 of 4 April 26-30, 2017 contact us I would not have guessed it, years ago, but the longer the Orphan Wisdom School is up and running the more that people with undiagnosed, undisclosed and indefensible proneness to learning unwelcome things about what they know, and to life, appear. Now they are scholars. They have provoked weddings and offspring and ceremonies of real grandeur, and they are everywhere I go. And by their word of…

Find out more »
May 2017

Orphan Wisdom School ~ New Spring Class ~ 1/4

May 3 @ 7:00 pm - May 7 @ 12:00 pm
Orphan Wisdom, Golden Lake, Ontario K0J1X0 Canada + Google Map

This Class is Full. We have decided to start yet another new class in Ontario: click link for details Scholars of this new spring class of the Orphan Wisdom School will gather for their sessions in Ontario, Canada. SESSION 1 of 4: May 3rd - 7th, 2017 SESSION 2 of 4: October 4th - 8th, 2017 SESSION 3 of 4: spring 2018 SESSION 4 of 4: fall 2018 I would not have guessed it, years ago, but the longer the Orphan Wisdom School…

Find out more »

Orphan Wisdom School ~ New Overseas Class: Come From Away ~ 1/4

May 17 @ 7:00 pm - May 21 @ 12:00 pm
to be appointed, United Kingdom + Google Map

Now Open for Registration Limited spaces available. Scholars of this Orphan Wisdom School class will gather overseas. SESSION 1 of 4: May 17-21st, 2017 in Wales SESSION 2 of 4: spring 2018 location to be determined (possibly Iceland) SESSION 3 of 4: spring 2019 location to be determined (possibly UK) SESSION 4 of 4: spring 2020 location to be determined (possibly Iceland) To all those who have subtly and ferociously petitioned, pleaded for and pointedly required some incarnation of the Orphan Wisdom School over on your side of…

Find out more »
June 2017

Orphan Wisdom School ~ New Summer Class ~ 1/4

June 7 @ 7:00 pm - June 11 @ 12:00 pm
Orphan Wisdom, Golden Lake, Ontario K0J1X0 Canada + Google Map

Now Open for Registration Limited spaces available.  Scholars of this new summer class of the Orphan Wisdom School will gather for their sessions in Ontario, Canada. SESSION 1 of 4: June 7th - 11th, 2017 SESSION 2 of 4: October 25th - 29th,  2017 SESSION 3 of 4: spring 2018 SESSION 4 of 4: fall 2018 I would not have guessed it, years ago, but the longer the Orphan Wisdom School is up and running the more that people with undiagnosed, undisclosed and indefensible proneness to…

Find out more »
July 2017

Money and the Soul’s Desires ~ Hollyhock, Cortes Island, BC

July 30 @ 6:00 pm - August 3 @ 12:00 pm
Hollyhock, Manson's Landing
Cortes Island, BC V0P 1K0 Canada
+ Google Map

July 30 - Aug 3, 2017 at Hollyhock on Cortes Island, British Columbia, V0P 1K0, Canada (800) 933-6339 or outside North America (250) 935-6576 Email: registration@hollyhock.ca Register now and be guaranteed your favourite room. Book before Friday, Dec 16th, 2016 and receive 10% off 2017 season rates! A $395 CDN deposit is required at time of registration and you will be sent a confirmation letter in January with firm costs and dates. About Money and The Soul’s Desires: Money rarely gets the attention it deserves from us.…

Find out more »
August 2017

DIE WISE Making Meaning ~ Hollyhock, Cortes Island, BC

August 4 @ 6:00 pm - August 8 @ 12:00 pm
Hollyhock, Manson's Landing
Cortes Island, BC V0P 1K0 Canada
+ Google Map

  Aug 4 - 8th, 2017 at Hollyhock on Cortes Island, British Columbia, V0P 1K0, Canada (800) 933-6339 or outside North America (250) 935-6576 Email: registration@hollyhock.ca Register now and be guaranteed your favourite room. Book before Friday, Dec 16th, 2016 and receive 10% off 2017 season rates! A $395 CDN deposit is required at time of registration and you will be sent a confirmation letter in January with firm costs and dates. Die Wise – A Manifesto for Sanity and Soul, is Stephen Jenkinson’s latest book about…

Find out more »

Orphan Wisdom School ~ People of the Big Tent ~ 2017 Summer

August 22 @ 7:00 pm - August 27 @ 12:00 pm
Orphan Wisdom, Golden Lake, Ontario K0J1X0 Canada + Google Map

PEOPLE OF THE BIG TENT Graduate Scholars Only Old Woman's People, Old Man's People, River's People, Red Sand White Sand People, People of Silver & Salt, People of the Western Tent, People of Mountain Longing and People Gathered by the Storm. When first we contemplated the making of a school for learning in real time, for elders in training, for those who will despite all cyphering fail to live forever, we laughed at ourselves: Why would anyone come to a school…

Find out more »
September 2017

Orphan Wisdom School ~ People Calling Called and Come ~ 4/4

September 20 @ 7:00 pm - September 24 @ 12:00 pm
Orphan Wisdom, Golden Lake, Ontario K0J1X0 Canada + Google Map

This Class is Full. SESSION 4 of 4: September 20-24, 2017 contact us I would not have guessed it, years ago, but the longer the Orphan Wisdom School is up and running the more that people with undiagnosed, undisclosed and indefensible proneness to learning unwelcome things about what they know, and to life, appear. Now they are scholars. They have provoked weddings and offspring and ceremonies of real grandeur, and they are everywhere I go. And by their word of…

Find out more »
+ Export Events