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Hollyhock

Manson's Landing
Cortes Island, BC V0P 1K0 Canada
(800) 933-6339

Hollyhock

August 2012

The Soul of a Well Lived Life

August 5, 2012 - August 10, 2012
Hollyhock, Manson's Landing
Cortes Island, BC V0P 1K0 Canada
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$5 – $535

Presented by: Stephen Jenkinson Begin the life-long journey home by learning the mandatory arts of being a village man or woman: a grief soaked love of being alive and deep indebtedness to your ancestors and to the world. This is an apprenticeship to deep living, to radical health of the soul, and to the detailed making of a better day which the young among us deserve. Stephen Jenkinson, MTS, MSW, RSW, is a spiritual activist and teacher who is revolutionizing…

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October 2012

Orphan Wisdom School: 2012 Fall ~ Hollyhock

October 26, 2012 @ 6:00 pm - October 31, 2012 @ 12:00 pm
Hollyhock, Manson's Landing
Cortes Island, BC V0P 1K0 Canada
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$5 – $2014

Contemplate the deep poverties and profound possibilities of our time and re-establish the grief and love soaked ties to life, home and village. This is a two-year project of personal ancestral learning and cultural redemption for those who intend to leave a better day for those to come. Stephen Jenkinson, MTS, MSW, RSW, is a spiritual activist, teacher, author and subject of the NFB film Griefwalker. TUITION: $2,340 CDN for two-year program. Includes four 5-night sessions at Hollyhock (Fall 2012,…

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May 2013

Orphan Wisdom School: 2013 Spring ~ The People of Silver and Salt

May 20, 2013 @ 6:00 pm - May 24, 2013 @ 12:00 pm
Hollyhock, Manson's Landing
Cortes Island, BC V0P 1K0 Canada
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Contemplate the deep poverties and profound possibilities of our time and re-establish the grief and love soaked ties to life, home and village. This is a two-year project of personal ancestral learning and cultural redemption for those who intend to leave a better day for those to come. It is a school that requires no previous experience with living people, dying people or dead people – though you do have experience with all of them – and no particular employment, religion,…

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October 2013

Orphan Wisdom School: 2013 Fall ~ The People of Silver and Salt

October 27, 2013 @ 6:00 pm - October 31, 2013 @ 12:00 pm
Hollyhock, Manson's Landing
Cortes Island, BC V0P 1K0 Canada
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Contemplate the deep poverties and profound possibilities of our time and re-establish the grief and love soaked ties to life, home and village. This is a two-year project of personal ancestral learning and cultural redemption for those who intend to leave a better day for those to come. It is a school that requires no previous experience with living people, dying people or dead people – though you do have experience with all of them – and no particular employment, religion,…

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May 2014

Orphan Wisdom School at Hollyhock: 2014 May ~ People of Silver and Salt

May 14, 2014 @ 6:00 pm - May 18, 2014 @ 12:00 pm
Hollyhock, Manson's Landing
Cortes Island, BC V0P 1K0 Canada
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Contemplate the deep poverties and profound possibilities of our time and re-establish the grief and love soaked ties to life, home and village. This is a two-year project of personal ancestral learning and cultural redemption for those who intend to leave a better day for those to come. It is a school that requires no previous experience with living people, dying people or dead people – though you do have experience with all of them – and no particular employment, religion,…

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October 2014

Orphan Wisdom School: People of the Western Tent

October 22, 2014 @ 6:00 pm - October 26, 2014 @ 12:00 pm
Hollyhock, Manson's Landing
Cortes Island, BC V0P 1K0 Canada
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All Orphan Wisdom Graduates Welcome. With the first two years of the Orphan Wisdom School as ballast, now's the time for building a little boat of purpose for the remarkable times entrusted to us, and for deepening, planting, conjuring and living as needed people. 2014: Oct 22-Oct 26, next class Oct 21-25, 2015 Tuition: $585 CDN (meals & accommodations extra) / 4 nights session. 40-50% off room / meals package - click here to register To request registration details, please be…

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May 2015

People of the Western Tent Graduate Class, BC

May 13, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - May 17, 2015 @ 12:00 pm
Hollyhock, Manson's Landing
Cortes Island, BC V0P 1K0 Canada
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People of the Western Tent Graduate Scholars All Orphan Wisdom Graduates Welcome.With the first two years of the Orphan Wisdom School as ballast, now’s the time for building a little boat of purpose for the remarkable times entrusted to us, and for deepening, planting, conjuring and living as needed people. link to registration Tuition: $585 CDN / 4 nights (meals & accommodation extra, offered at ~40% discount) Location: at Hollyhock, Cortes Island, B.C., Canada To request registration details, please be in touch…

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People Gathered by the Storm, BC

May 18, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - May 22, 2015 @ 12:00 pm
Hollyhock, Manson's Landing
Cortes Island, BC V0P 1K0 Canada
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Orphan Wisdom School at Hollyhock: Second Class Open for registration. NEW CLASS - Session 2/4: Contemplate the deep poverties and profound possibilities of our time and re-establish the grief and love soaked ties to life, home and village. This is a two-year project of personal ancestral learning and cultural redemption for those who intend to leave a better day for those to come. It is a school that requires no previous experience with living people, dying people or dead people – though you do…

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July 2015

Die Wise Teaching at Hollyhock

July 17, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - July 22, 2015 @ 12:00 pm
Hollyhock, Manson's Landing
Cortes Island, BC V0P 1K0 Canada
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July 17 - 22, 2015 https://www.facebook.com/events/483205221837491/ Die Wise – A Manifesto for Sanity and Soul, is Stephen Jenkinson’s new book about grief, and dying, and the great love of life. Published by North Atlantic Books (March 2015). DIE WISE: For those of us who will, come what may, fail to live forever, what instruction does our pursuit of ‘be all you can be’ whisper as we die? It whispers, ‘No worries. There’s no real death’. But there is. This is a time to…

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October 2015

People Gathered by the Storm, BC

October 25, 2015 @ 6:00 pm - October 29, 2015 @ 12:00 pm
Hollyhock, Manson's Landing
Cortes Island, BC V0P 1K0 Canada
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Orphan Wisdom School at Hollyhock: Third Class CLOSED TO NEW SCHOLARS  (Oct 24 Stephen is offering a presenter evening with Martin Shaw) Die Wise – A Manifesto for Sanity and Soul, is Stephen Jenkinson’s new book about grief, and dying, and the great love of life. Published by North Atlantic Books (March, 2015). Endorsement by Dr. Martin Shaw, author of Snowy Tower: Parzival and The Wet, Black Branch of Language “Stephen Jenkinson’s elegant and sorrow-freighted book brings prophetic insight rather than pastoral affirmations. A…

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May 2016

People Gathered by the Storm, BC

May 11, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - May 15, 2016 @ 12:00 pm
Hollyhock, Manson's Landing
Cortes Island, BC V0P 1K0 Canada
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Orphan Wisdom School at Hollyhock: Forth Class CLOSED TO NEW SCHOLARS Plans for a new class of The Orphan Wisdom School in the works, to place your name on a list email us: contact@orphanwisdom.com Session 4/4: Contemplate the deep poverties and profound possibilities of our time and re-establish the grief and love soaked ties to life, home and village. This is a two-year project of personal ancestral learning and cultural redemption for those who intend to leave a better day for those to come. It is…

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July 2016

DIE WISE Teaching ~ Hollyhock, Cortes Island, BC

July 31, 2016 @ 7:00 pm - August 5, 2016 @ 12:00 pm
Hollyhock, Manson's Landing
Cortes Island, BC V0P 1K0 Canada
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July 31 - August 5, 2016 Die Wise – A Manifesto for Sanity and Soul, is Stephen Jenkinson’s book about grief, and dying, and the great love of life. Published by North Atlantic Books (March 2015). DIE WISE: For those of us who will, come what may, fail to live forever, what instruction does our pursuit of ‘be all you can be’ whisper as we die? It whispers, ‘No worries. There’s no real death’. But there is. This is a time to practice…

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July 2017

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

July 30, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - August 3, 2017 @ 12:00 pm
Hollyhock, Manson's Landing
Cortes Island, BC V0P 1K0 Canada
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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 Event link: https://hollyhock.ca/programinfo/jenkinson-money/ Facebook About Money and The Soul’s Desires: Money rarely gets the attention it deserves from us. Not ‘how to get more’, not even, in these trying times, ‘how to keep what you have’. Instead: What does money do to us? What is its power? And from whence comes the seemingly insoluable wedge that calves money matters from…

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August 2017

DIE WISE Making Meaning ~ Hollyhock, Cortes Island, BC

August 4, 2017 @ 6:00 pm - August 8, 2017 @ 12:00 pm
Hollyhock, Manson's Landing
Cortes Island, BC V0P 1K0 Canada
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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 Event link: https://hollyhock.ca/programinfo/jenkinson-die-wise/ Facebook link Die Wise – A Manifesto for Sanity and Soul, is Stephen Jenkinson’s latest book about grief, and dying, and the great love of life. Published by North Atlantic Books, 2015 Nautilus Award Winner  video link Dying well is not a matter of enlightened self-interest or personal preference. Dying well must become an obligation that living people and dying…

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August 2018

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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The Case for Elderhood in a Time of Trouble "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. Come of Age by Stephen Jenkinson | Official Book Trailer In a time like this, contemplation tethered…

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August 2019

Come of Age: Meditations from the World Tree, Withered ~ Hollyhock, Cortes Island, BC

August 28, 2019 @ 6:00 pm - September 1, 2019 @ 12:00 pm
Hollyhock, Manson's Landing
Cortes Island, BC V0P 1K0 Canada
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The Case for Elderhood in a Time of Trouble "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. Event: Aug 28th - Sept 1, 2019 - Hollyhock event link Host: Hollyhock, Cortes Island, British Columbia Call Hollyhock…

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