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April 2018

Come of Age: Author reading/ talk ~ Jerusalem, Israel

April 9, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
Jerusalem Jerusalem, Israel + Google Map

SAVE THE DATES JERUSALEM on Monday, April 9th (7-9pm) COME OF AGE author reading/ talk - see description below- see description below Ticket link coming soon (Consider attending the weekend teaching in Tel Aviv - 2 sessions on Friday and 2 sessions on Saturday) Registration Email: to follow soon TEL AVIV on Tuesday, April 10th  (7-9:30pm) GRIEFWALKER film screening presentation - see description below Ticket link coming soon (Consider attending the DIE WISE: SANITY & SOUL weekend teaching in Tel Aviv - 2 sessions on…

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Griefwalker Film Screening ~ Tel Aviv, Israel

April 10, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Tel Aviv Tel Aviv, Israel + Google Map

SAVE THE DATES JERUSALEM on Monday, April 9th (7-9pm) COME OF AGE author reading/ talk - see description below- see description below Ticket link coming soon (Consider attending the weekend teaching in Tel Aviv - 2 sessions on Friday and 2 sessions on Saturday) Registration Email: to follow soon TEL AVIV on Tuesday, April 10th  (7-9:30pm) GRIEFWALKER film screening presentation - see description below Ticket link coming soon (Consider attending the DIE WISE: SANITY & SOUL weekend teaching in Tel Aviv - 2 sessions on…

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Die Wise: Sanity & Soul ~ Neve Shalom

April 13, 2018 @ 10:00 am - April 14, 2018 @ 3:00 pm
Neve Shalom Neve Shalom, Israel + Google Map

SAVE THE DATES JERUSALEM on Monday, April 9th (7-9pm) COME OF AGE author reading/ talk - see description below- see description below Ticket link coming soon (Consider attending the weekend teaching in Tel Aviv - 2 sessions on Friday and 2 sessions on Saturday) Registration Email: to follow soon TEL AVIV on Tuesday, April 10th  (7-9:30pm) GRIEFWALKER film screening presentation - see description below Ticket link coming soon (Consider attending the DIE WISE: SANITY & SOUL weekend teaching in Tel Aviv - 2 sessions on…

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A Night of Grief & Mystery ~ San Francisco, CA

April 20, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm

STEPHEN JENKINSON + GREGORY HOSKINS + BAND Concert  Friday April 20th, 2018  Venue: Swedish American Hall, 2174 Market St., San Francisco, CA 94114 Ticket Purchase - link Facebook link - coming soon Purchase Nights of Grief & Mystery CD - link Stephen is a Harvard Educated Theologian, Culture Activist, founder of The Orphan Wisdom School, author of Die Wise A Manifesto for Sanity and Soul, and subject of a National Film Board of Canada documentary, Griefwalker. Die Wise, is Stephen’s award-winning book about grief, and…

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May 2018

Orphan Wisdom School ~ People Come Through Rain and Rune – 3/4

May 16, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - May 20, 2018 @ 12:00 pm

Closed Class  SESSION 3 of 4: May 16th - 20th, 2018 PLUS May 20th Nights of Grief & Mystery Concert/ Dinner - ticket purchase link SESSION 4 of 4: September 12th - 16th, 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 learning unwelcome things about what they know, and proneness to life, appear. Now they are scholars. They have provoked…

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Orphan Wisdom School ~ Overseas Class: Come From Away 2/4

May 30, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - June 3, 2018 @ 12:00 pm

Closed Class Scholars of this Orphan Wisdom School class gather for sessions overseas. SESSION 1 of 4: May 17-21st, 2017 in Wales SESSION 2 of 4: May 30 - June 3rd, 2018 in Árneshreppur, 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…

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June 2018

Griefwalker Film Screening ~ Vienna, Austria

June 6, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - 9:30 pm
Vienna Vienna, Austria + Google Map

Wednesday, June 6th (7-9:30pm) GRIEFWALKER Film Screening Presentation by Stephen Jenkinson Ticket link to follow soon (Consider attending the weekend teaching in Brno, Czechia - 2 sessions on Saturday, and closes at noon on Sunday) Registration Email: katerina.grofova@gmail.com Stephen is the subject of Griefwalker, a National Film Board of Canada film (2008).  video trailer  Griefwalker is a National Film Board of Canada feature documentary film, directed by Tim Wilson. It is a lyrical, poetic portrait of Stephen Jenkinson’s work with dying people.…

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Griefwalker Film Screening & Die Wise: Sanity and Soul Teaching ~ Brno, Czechia

June 8, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - June 10, 2018 @ 5:30 pm
Czech Republic Brno, Czech Republic + Google Map

SAVE THE DATES June 8-10th, 2018  Brno, Czech Republic June 8th (5:30pm-8pm) GRIEFWALKER Film Screening Presentation by Stephen Jenkinson Ticket link to follow (Consider attending the weekend teaching - 2 sessions on Saturday, and closes at noon on Sunday) Registration Email: katerina.grofova@gmail.com Stephen is the subject of Griefwalker, a National Film Board of Canada film (2008).  video trailer  Griefwalker is a National Film Board of Canada feature documentary film, directed by Tim Wilson. It is a lyrical, poetic portrait of Stephen Jenkinson’s…

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Orphan Wisdom School ~ People by the Times Begotten 3/4

June 13, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - June 17, 2018 @ 12:00 pm
Orphan Wisdom Golden Lake, Ontario K0J1X0 Canada + Google Map

Closed Class Scholars of this class of the Orphan Wisdom School 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: June 13 - 17th, 2018 SESSION 4 of 4: October 3rd - 7th,  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…

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Orphan Wisdom presents A Night of Grief & Mystery

June 17, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Orphan Wisdom Golden Lake, Ontario K0J1X0 Canada + Google Map

STEPHEN JENKINSON + GREGORY HOSKINS + BAND Concert & Farm Dinner  Sunday June 17th, 2018 (6pm dinner, seating at 5:30pm/ concert start 7pm) Venue: Golden Lake area, Ontario Ticket Purchase - link Facebook link - coming soon Purchase Nights of Grief & Mystery CD - link Stephen is a Harvard Educated Theologian, Culture Activist, founder of The Orphan Wisdom School, author of Die Wise A Manifesto for Sanity and Soul, and subject of a National Film Board of Canada documentary, Griefwalker. Die Wise, is…

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July 2018

Come of Age – The Case for Elderhood in a Time of Trouble ~ ON

July 5, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - July 8, 2018 @ 7:00 pm
Orphan Wisdom Golden Lake, Ontario K0J1X0 Canada + Google Map

"Getting older is inevitable, becoming an elder is a skill. " Stephen Jenkinson, MTS, MSW July 5-8, 2018 at Orphan Wisdom, Ottawa Valley, Ontario, Canada Ticket link  Early bird rate CAD$560 expires March 31st, 2018 General rate CAD$635 after March 31st, 2018 (Start time 7pm Thursday, 2 sessions on Friday and Saturday, closes at noon on Sunday - includes meals Fri/Sat & breakfast on Sun, not accommodations) The sages seem to be departing. Elections enthrone Change, that’s all. The tribal lines…

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Orphan Wisdom School ~ People of the Big Tent: 2018 Summer

July 24, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - July 29, 2018 @ 12:00 pm
Orphan Wisdom Golden Lake, Ontario K0J1X0 Canada + Google Map

Tuesday July 24 - Sunday July 29, 2018 - followed by DINNER & CONCERT BY IAN TAMBLYN on Sunday, July 29th - ticket purchase link PEOPLE OF THE BIG TENT Graduate Scholars Only Old Woman's People met Old Man's People who met River's People who met Red Sand White Sand People who met People of Silver & Salt who merged with People of the Western Tent who met People of Mountain Longing who met People Gathered by the Storm and whom…

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Orphan Wisdom presents Ian Tamblyn

July 29, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Orphan Wisdom Golden Lake, Ontario K0J1X0 Canada + Google Map

TICKET LINK Sunday, July 29th, 2018 Concert & Farm Dinner $40 (6pm dinner - seating at 5:30pm, concert at 7pm) or Concert Only $20 (register at 6:15pm/ latest by 6:45pm) Host Contact: Orphan Wisdom Facebook link coming soon IAN TAMBLYN - MUSICIAN/ ADVENTURER/ PLAYWRIGHT - Since 1972 Ian has released 38 albums and has acted as producer for dozens of artists. Ian says he has written too many songs over the years and has given up on counting them. He has also…

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August 2018

Orphan Wisdom Apprenticeship

August 5, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - August 12, 2018 @ 12:00 pm
Orphan Wisdom Golden Lake, Ontario K0J1X0 Canada + Google Map

August 5-12, 2018 at Orphan Wisdom, Ottawa Valley, Ontario, Canada Ticket link Early bird rate CAD$.  expires March 31st, 2018 General rate CAD$ after March 31st, 2018 (Start time 7pm Sunday and closes at noon on following Sunday - includes meals, not accommodations) Stephen Jenkinson, MTS, MSW Spiritual Activist, Author Stephen teaches internationally and is the creator and principal instructor of the Orphan Wisdom School founded in 2010. With Master’s degrees from Harvard University (Theology) and the University of Toronto (Social Work) he…

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Come of Age – The Case for Elderhood in a Time of Trouble ~ Hollyhock Cortes Island, BC

August 24, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - August 28, 2018 @ 12:00 pm
Hollyhock, Manson's Landing
Cortes Island, BC V0P 1K0 Canada
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"Getting older is inevitable, becoming an elder is a skill. " Stephen Jenkinson, MTS, MSW The sages seem to be departing. Elections enthrone Change, that’s all. The tribal lines deepen.  And there's 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…

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September 2018

Orphan Wisdom School ~ People Come Through Rain and Rune – 4/4

September 12, 2018 @ 6:30 pm - September 16, 2018 @ 12:00 pm

SESSION 4 of 4: September 12th - 16th, 2018 followed by a concert on Sunday September 16th by Gregory Hoskins & Band - ticket purchase link 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 proneness to life, appear. Now they are scholars. They have provoked weddings and offspring and ceremonies of real…

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Orphan Wisdom presents Gregory Hoskins and band ~ ON

September 16, 2018 @ 5:30 pm - 9:00 pm
Orphan Wisdom Golden Lake, Ontario K0J1X0 Canada + Google Map

GREGORY HOSKINS + BAND Concert & Farm Dinner  Sunday September 16th, 2018 (6pm dinner, seating at 5:30pm/ concert start 7pm) Venue: Deacon, Ontario Ticket Purchase link  Facebook link – coming soon https://gregoryhoskins.com

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October 2018

Orphan Wisdom School ~ People by the Times Begotten 4/4

October 3, 2018 @ 7:00 pm - October 7, 2018 @ 12:00 pm
Orphan Wisdom Golden Lake, Ontario K0J1X0 Canada + Google Map

Closed Class Scholars of this class of the Orphan Wisdom School 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: June 13 - 17th, 2018 SESSION 4 of 4: October 3rd - 7th,  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…

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