Temenos Red Lily

Calendar

March
Crystal Bowls
Meditation and Blessings
Equinox Celebration
Drumming for Wellness
Sunday Services

April
Crystal Bowls
Sunday Services
Easter Service
Morning Pilate
West African Djembe Class
Dance Yourself Home
Tree Wisdom
Morning Drumming
Spring Family Fun
Nature's Mirror Retreat

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Events, Classes and Workshop

Equinox Celebration and Drumming
Wednesday, March 20th – 6:30 to 8:00 pm at Retreat

Bid winter adieu and welcome spring. Celebrate regeneration and rebirth in the ancient ritual of drumming.
All are welcome
Extra drums will be available
No experience is necessary
Energy Exchange: $10.00 to $20.00, as you are able

See the listing below for more info.

First Meeting of the Earth Stewards – Order of the Sacred Earth
Saturday, March 23rd – 9:00 am at the Farm House

Join in the first Earth Stewards at Temenos Sacred Grove
"Where Trees Talk and People Listen"
As spring enters, come join this new monthly gathering (usually the 4th Saturday of each month) – Where we will engage in dynamic meditation, explore a little tree/earth wisdom, and share. Free and open to anyone who wishes to learn from the earth, and honor the tree elders.

We will meet at the Farm House – Inside or outside as weather permits. Afterwards, all are invited to wander the paths.

In the Event of Questionable Weather

Please call our retreat phone: 610-696-8145 before you start the drive here.

You can also check our Facebook page where we will post any cancellations by one hour prior to the event.

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March

Equinox Celebration and Drumming
Wednesday, March 20th – 6:30 to 8:00 pm at Retreat

Bid winter adieu and welcome spring. Celebrate regeneration and rebirth in the ancient ritual of drumming.
All are welcome
Extra drums will be available
No experience is necessary
Energy Exchange: $10.00 to $20.00, as you are able

 

First Meeting of the Earth Stewards – Order of the Sacred Earth
Saturday, March 23rd – 9:00 am at the Farm House

Join in the first Earth Stewards at Temenos Sacred Grove
"Where Trees Talk and People Listen"
As spring enters, come join this new monthly gathering (usually the 4th Saturday of each month) – Where we will engage in dynamic meditation, explore a little tree/earth wisdom, and share. Free and open to anyone who wishes to learn from the earth, and honor the tree elders.

We will meet at the Farm House – Inside or outside as weather permits. Afterwards, all are invited to wander the paths.

 

Morning Drumming
Thursday, March 28th – 11:00 am

 

Looking Ahead Through 2019

April

Morning Pilates with Andrea Klaverkamp
Tuesdays, April 9th, 16th, 23rd, and 30th – 11:30 am to 12:15 pm

Andrea Klaverkamp is a top level Pilates Instructor and Rossitor Instructor and Practitioner. She is the owner of Platinum Mobility and Movement in West Chester.
Classes are all levels/abilities.
Classes will be be 45–50 minutes in length.
Bring your own mat, small towel, and water bottle.
Suggested Energy Exchange: $15.00

 

West African Djembe Class
Tuesdays, April 2nd, 9th, 16th, and 23rd – 6:00 to 7:30 pm

Class will cover traditional rhythms, technique, and history of the Djembe, Dununs, Shekere, and bells. No experience is necessary. Bring your own drum if you have one, but instruments are provided.
Tuition: $95.00
Please call 610-696-8145 to reserve a place. or email: temenosdirector@gmail.com
Registration will be confirmed upon receipt of your check for $95.00 made out to Temenos.
Register early as this class may fill.

About the Instructor
Jay Beck is a percussionist, vocalist, drum-maker, storyteller, and educator. He has performed with numerous groups including Madison Greene, Woodspeak, Miranda Stone, Unidos da Filadelfia, Phillybloco, Netos de Kansala West African Drum and Dance ensemble, Psalters, and BEAST. He has led cross-cultural drumming workshops in venues from pre-schools to universities and music festivals. He longs to be a bridge to help bring the beauty and passion of the rhythm cultures of the world to the west.

 

Crystal Bowls
Sunday, April 7th – 7:00 pm

 

Dance Yourself Home
Monday, April 15th – Times TBA at the Retreat

We graciously welcome you to the April edition of Dance Yourself Home at Temenos Retreat Center, with a live DJ performance and bonfire to follow! We invite you to embody the energy of new spring and reawaken from winter slumber to emerge through individual and collective free-form movement. Together we will cultivate growth through dance – creating a safe and non-judgmental environment to honor the body, open the heart, and reinvigorate the spirit.
$15.00 in advance online
$20.00 at the door

 

Morning Drumming
Thursday, April 25th – 11:00 am

Tree Wisdom (FH)
Saturday, April 27th – 9:00 am

spring rabbitSpring Family Fun
Saturday April 21 – 4:00 pm
Spring egg hunt and family orienteering course
Followed by potluck – Open and free to all at 5:30 pm

Easter Service
Sunday, April 22nd – 10:00 am
Celebrate Easter and Renewal in the beauty of Temenos
Followed by Easter potluck at 11:15 am
All are welcome

Nature's Mirror Retreat
Monday through Wednesday morning, April 29th to May 1st
(This event might begin on Sunday, April 28th. Check back closer to the date.)

 

May

May Day Drumming
Wednesday, May 1st – 6:30 pm

Crystal Bowls
Sunday, May 5th

Memorial Day Arts Week
Tuesday, May 21st

Morning Drumming
Thursday, May 23rd – 11:00 am

Writers in the Round
Thursday, May 23rd – 7:00 pm

Tree Wisdom (FH)
Saturday, May 25th – 9:00 am

 

June

Crystal Bowls
Sunday, June 2nd

Solstice Drumming
Thursday, June 20th – 6:30 pm

Concert Series
Wednesday, June 26th – 7:00 pm

Morning Drumming
Thursday, June 27th – 11:00 am

Tree Wisdom (FH)
Saturday, June 29th – 9:00 am

 

July

Crystal Bowls
Sunday, July 14th – 7:00 pm

Writers in the Round
Thursday, July 18th

Concert Series
Wednesday, July 24th – 7:00 pm

Morning Drumming
Thursday, July 25th – 11:00 am

Tree Wisdom
Saturday, July 27th – 9:00 am

 

August

Crystal Bowls
Sunday, August 4th – 7:00 pm

Morning Drumming
Thursday, August 22nd – 11:00 am

Concert Series
Wednesday, August 28th – 7:00 pm

 

September

Crystal Bowls
Sunday, September 1st – 7:00 pm

Equinox Drumming
Thursday, September 19th – 6:30 pm

Writers in the Round
Thursday, September 26th – 7:00 pm

Tree Wisdom
Saturday, September 28th – 9:00 am

 

October

Crystal Bowls
Sunday, October 6th – 7:00 pm

Morning Drumming
Thursday, October 24th – 11:00 am

Tree Wisdom (FH)
Saturday, October 26th – 9:00 am

dogBlessings of the Dogs
Saturday, October 26th at the Farm House
Diwali Tihar Festival on October 26, 2019 – The second day of the Tihar festival is dedicated to dogs and is known as Kukur Tihar. There will be a Blessing of the Dogs and a Rescue Dog Parade with information on rescues.

Halloween Drumming
Wednesday, October 30th – 6:30 pm

 

November

Crystal Bowls
Sunday, November 3rd – 7:00 pm

Women’s Retreat
Friday evening to Sunday afternoon, November 8th – 10th

Morning Drumming
Thursday, November 21st – 11:00 am

Writers in the Round
Thursday, November 21st – 7:00 pm

Tree Wisdom
Saturday, November 23rd – 9:00 am

 

December

Crystal Bowls
Sunday, December 1st – 7:00 pm

Morning Drumming
Thursday, December 19th – 11:00 am

Solstice Drumming
Friday, December 20th – 6:30 pm

 

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