Temenos Red Lily

Calendar

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

May
Crystal Bowls
Sunday Services
Morning Pilates
West African Djembe Class
Tree Wisdom
Morning Drumming
Noontime Meditations

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Events, Classes and Workshop

drum illustrationDrumming for Wellness and Stress Relief
Thursday, April 25th – 11:00 am to 12:00 noon at the Retreat

Spring Tune-Up Earth Heart Rhythms
Come drum away your worries. Use this ancient modality to move forward in ease and grace, letting go of what you do not need.
All are welcome
Extra drums will be available
Suggested Energy Exchange: $10.00

tree illustrationEarth Stewards Tree Wisdom Gathering
Saturday, April 27th – 9:00 to 10:00 am at the Farm House

Join us for this monthly gathering (usually the 4th Saturday of each month)
Where trees talk and people listen... Where we engage in dynamic meditation...
Explore a little tree wisdom and share. Free and open to anyone who wishes to learn from the earth and honor the Tree Elders. Bring a journal, if you wish. We will meet at the Farm House – Inside or outside as the weather permits. Afterwards, all are invited to wander the path.

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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April

Morning Pilates with Andrea Klaverkamp
Pilates graphicTuesdays, April 23rd, 30th, and May 7th – 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

 

drum illustrationDrumming for Wellness and Stress Relief
Thursday, April 25th – 11:00 am to 12:00 noon at the Retreat

Spring Tune-Up Earth Heart Rhythms
Come drum away your worries. Use this ancient modality to move forward in ease and grace, letting go of what you do not need.
All are welcome
Extra drums will be available
Suggested Energy Exchange: $10.00

 

tree illustrationEarth Stewards Tree Wisdom Gathering
Saturday, April 27th – 9:00 to 10:00 am at the Farm House

Join us for this monthly gathering (usually the 4th Saturday of each month)
Where trees talk and people listen... Where we engage in dynamic meditation...
Explore a little tree wisdom and share. Free and open to anyone who wishes to learn from the earth and honor the Tree Elders. Bring a journal, if you wish. We will meet at the Farm House – Inside or outside as the weather permits. Afterwards, all are invited to wander the path.

 

earth eyeSunday Service
Sunday, April 28th – 10:00 am at the Farm House
Where all are truly welcome... We practice and encourage a global consciousness and spirituality. Come join in a service of song, prayer, meditation, and contemplation.

Contemplation: "Transcendence"
Coffee, tea, and snacks before and after

 

Morning Pilates with Andrea Klaverkamp
Pilates graphicTuesdays, April 30th and May 7th – 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

 

May

Wednesday Noontime Nourishment Meditations
May 1st, 8th, 22nd, and 29th – 12:00 Noon to 12:45 pm at the Retreat

pink roseA time to refresh your soul in the sacred silence... This meditation time will run most every Wednesday. Come sit between earth and heaven at Temenos – The Sacred Grove. Each meditation time will be loosely led and will flow between traditional mindfulness sitting to Dynamic Engaged Tree Meditation and a very Slow Walking Meditation. Each session will be slightly different and is suitable for anyone who desires to just “be”. The facilitators will rotate between several leaders including Deborah Angeline, Christine Campbell, and other trained teachers.

All are welcome
Free and open to all

 

May Day Drumming
Wednesday, May 1st – 6:30 to 8:00 pm at the Retreat

May flowersCelebrate May in joy with drumming, and chant on the lands at beautiful Temenos. Using the ancient ritual of community drumming, we will feed our creativity with sound and silence, as we call our dreams and intentions into being. Join in the circle.
All are welcome
Extra drums will be available
Energy Exchange: $10.00 – $20.00

 

Crystal Bowl Meditation and Journey for Extraordinary Well-Being
Sunday, May 5th – 7:00 to 8:30 pm at the Retreat

blue illustrationWe enter early Spring a time of regeneration. In the light of the New Moon we dissolve the old and reform ourselves. Renew your dear self with the songs of bells, bowls, drums, whistles, vocals, keys, Reiki, birds, mystical bears, and wolves…. Infuse and allow these sounds and energies to take you on a journey of healing, peace, and wellness. Navigate an ancient pathway to your soul center, and renew.
Energy Exchange: $20.00
Led by Christine Campbell of WolfSongs
Some mats and pillows will be available, but bring extra to be sure

 

Morning Pilates with Andrea Klaverkamp
Pilates graphicTuesday, May 7th – 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, May 7th, 14th, 21st, and 28th – 6:00 to 7:30 pm

Jay BeckClass 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.

 

Memorial Day Arts Week
Tuesday, May 21st

 

Drumming for Wellness and Stress Relief
Thursday, May 23rd – 11:00 am to 12:00 noon at the Retreat

Spring Tune-Up Earth Heart Rhythms
Come drum away your worries. Use this ancient modality to move forward in ease and grace, letting go of what you do not need.
All are welcome
Extra drums will be available
Suggested Energy Exchange: $10.00

 

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

 

tree illustrationEarth Stewards Tree Wisdom Gathering
Saturday, May 25th – 9:00 to 10:00 am at the Farm House

Join us for this monthly gathering (usually the 4th Saturday of each month)
Where trees talk and people listen... Where we engage in dynamic meditation...
Explore a little tree wisdom and share. Free and open to anyone who wishes to learn from the earth and honor the Tree Elders. Bring a journal, if you wish. We will meet at the Farm House – Inside or outside as the weather permits. Afterwards, all are invited to wander the path.

 

Looking Ahead Through 2019

June

Crystal Bowls
Sunday, June 2nd

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

 

tree illustrationEarth Stewards Tree Wisdom Gathering
Saturday, June 22nd – 9:00 to 10:00 am at the Farm House

Join us for this monthly gathering (usually the 4th Saturday of each month)
Where trees talk and people listen... Where we engage in dynamic meditation...
Explore a little tree wisdom and share. Free and open to anyone who wishes to learn from the earth and honor the Tree Elders. Bring a journal, if you wish. We will meet at the Farm House – Inside or outside as the weather permits. Afterwards, all are invited to wander the path.

 

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

 

Drumming for Wellness and Stress Relief
Thursday, June 27th – 11:00 am to 12:00 noon at the Retreat

Tune into Summer's Fire Energy
Come drum away your worries. Use this ancient modality to move forward in ease and grace, letting go of what you do not need.
All are welcome
Extra drums will be available
Suggested Energy Exchange: $10.00

 

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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