Family fun with meditations, games, stories and activities. Children will be gently guided in relaxing meditations and fun activities, giving them techniques to gain confidence, focus and consideration for others. In the main building at Conishead Priory. Class fee: £3.50 per child (families with 1 child £3.50, families with more than 1 child £5)
Transforming your life through loving kindness Practical meditations and advice from Buddha on how we can reduce conflict and disharmony in our life through training in loving kindness. Drop-in Meditation Classes The teachings are based on the inspiring book, How to Transform Your Life – a blissful journey, by Venerable Geshe Kelsang Gyatso. Download the FREE ebook version at howtoTYL.com Suitable for everyone, these classes focus on how to meditate and use Buddhist understanding to solve daily problems. When her international schedule permits these classes will be taught by Gen-la Dekyong. Each class will consist of guided meditation, and a
These morning classes will explore the basics of Buddhist thought and meditation based on the book “How to Transform Your Life”. Each class includes a guided breathing meditation, a short talk and a second guided meditation based on the talk. Everyone is welcome. Class fee: £3
Skerryvore entered 2017 having, once again, been recognised as the ‘Live Act of the Year 2016’ at the Scottish Traditional Music Awards, an award they previously won in 2011. The band – Tiree brothers Daniel Gillespie (accordion) and Martin Gillespie (whistles & accordion), Fraser West (drums & vocals), Alec Dalglish (lead vocals & guitar), Craig Espie (fiddles), Alan Scobie (keyboards) and Jodie Bremaneson (bass) and recent addition Scott Wood (bagpipes) – tour extensively, not only throughout Scotland and the Rest of the UK, but also worldwide. The 2015 ‘Decade World Tour’ was launched with a sell-out 6000 capacity concert at
Christian Animism: the Christian faith as an earth-based, creation-focused spirituality Animism is such an exciting concept! It describes the traditional lifeways of indigenous people, stressing their commitment to live in relationship with all persons, of whom only some may be human. This is identical to the biblical vision of shalom and Jesus’ teaching about the kingdom of God. We will explore all this, plus the radical eco-spirituality required to be a Christian animist in an urban secular world, while seeking its transformation. The course will use teaching, reflections and outdoor activities. Book via Woodbrooke: ow.ly/bTuz307RPDc I £238 ensuite I £218
Every Friday in September & October, local pensioners (and a local friend of any age) can get a great deal for entry into the museum. (£4 instead of £8.50) This offer is open to retired residents who live locally in Cumbria and north Lancashire in postcodes starting LA or CA. Simply present proof of your residency when you visit to qualify for this very special offer. Local pensioners can also get great heavily discounted cruise on Windermere on the same Fridays plus a discounted trip on Lakeside & Haverthwaite Steam Railway. See their websites for more details.