Write Life Zooms: The Personal Reflection Piece – Session One of Four: Writing for Inclusion and Diversity

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Man writing in book while studying at park If you would welcome the opportunity to write down your thoughts on a passage from the Bahá’í Writings, you would enjoy experimenting with the Personal Reflection Piece. A new kind of personal essay that combines meditation on the Writings with creative expression in a prose shaped by … Continue reading Write Life Zooms: The Personal Reflection Piece – Session One of Four: Writing for Inclusion and Diversity

$25

Write Life Zooms: Indigenous Storytelling – Session Two of Four: Writing for Inclusion and Diversity

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:Storytellers Louise (Ts’e Duna) and Anne will share some of the aspects and significance of indigenous storytelling and will each tell a story, after which participants will individually write down their understanding of its meaning and then share their responses with the group. Their collaboration brings professional experience to the exploration of the commonalities and … Continue reading Write Life Zooms: Indigenous Storytelling – Session Two of Four: Writing for Inclusion and Diversity

$25

Enriching our Lives Through Agriculture – Session 6 of Transforming Our One World

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DRBI is delighted to invite you to session 6 of Transforming Our One World featuring TIGER MOUNTAIN FOUNDATION, DESERT ROSE FARMS, and DRBI AGRICULTURAL PROJECT moderated by Kelly Hadden. More than 25% of the global population live in moderate to severe food insecurity.  Hear from these three enterprises that grow food in the desert, while they … Continue reading Enriching our Lives Through Agriculture – Session 6 of Transforming Our One World

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Exploration and Discovery in Intuitive Art

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Artist and teacher Anne-Marie Read will lead participants to better understand what it means to create truly Intuitive Art.  Through exploration, reflection and reconstruction, you'll learn to stretch your capacity, to step outside your comfort zone, and gain confidence in the use of goal-free approaches in the creation of art. Join us on: April 26, … Continue reading Exploration and Discovery in Intuitive Art

$40

Write Life Zooms: Writing for Children – Session Three of Four: Writing for Inclusion and Diversity

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Patti Tomarelli will share what she has learned about getting ideas on paper and shaping them into stories for the young, exploring the influence that picture books have as powerful and entertaining educational tools, touching on the simple and profound truths these books can deliver, and how picture books reinforce the development of the spiritual … Continue reading Write Life Zooms: Writing for Children – Session Three of Four: Writing for Inclusion and Diversity

$25

“So Far to Go: Navigating Injustice” and the One Year Anniversary of the Murder of George Floyd

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I can’t breathe… ... these were the three words that sparked a movement, changed minds, and awakened America from her slumber. George Floyd’s murder seemed to be the proverbial straw that broke the world’s back from turning a blind eye to the evils of racism. In the days, weeks, and months that followed, many people … Continue reading “So Far to Go: Navigating Injustice” and the One Year Anniversary of the Murder of George Floyd

$50

Creating a Culture of Trust – Join the learnshop with Dr. Mahmud Samandari

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The importance of trust is obvious — it’s the elemental force that allows people, communities, and organizations to flourish. Today, more than ever, trust is an essential asset to help foster collaboration, deepen teamwork, drive engagement, and help individuals and organizations manage the never-ending process of change. When trust is present, people step forward to … Continue reading Creating a Culture of Trust – Join the learnshop with Dr. Mahmud Samandari

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Aquaponics: A sustainable solution to urban food insecurity

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The COVID19 pandemic and subsequent recession demonstrated a weakness in the American food system by breaking of many of the established food chains. The result was a dramatic increase in food insecurity in the United States.  Though the recession and pandemic may be abating, the food issues will leave a residual impact. One of the solutions … Continue reading Aquaponics: A sustainable solution to urban food insecurity

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Write Life Zooms: Creative Non-Fiction – Session Four of Four: Writing for Inclusion and Diversity

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Utilizing techniques from “The Story Workshop” method of writing used at Columbia College, Chicago, Bahiyyih will help us explore experiences from our lives that especially resonate with us. From these short exercises, participants will uncover at least one creative nonfiction story waiting to be told. Saturday, June 19, 2021:   1–3 PM Pacific; 2–4 Mountain; 3–5  Central; 4–6 … Continue reading Write Life Zooms: Creative Non-Fiction – Session Four of Four: Writing for Inclusion and Diversity

The Human-Animal Connection introductory presentation

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We are all animals.  How does that perspective change our personal lives and our actions in the world?  What does it mean to include – and make peace with -- our animal nature?  Moving into resonance and loving animals builds empathy for all life.  This opening segment is an introduction to The Human-Animal Connection, which … Continue reading The Human-Animal Connection introductory presentation

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Kinship With All Life – workshop with Genie Joseph, Ph.D

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Opening to our positive primal nature allows us to be more oriented to our “North Star” – our personal best -- and sense of what is true and right.  Not in a moralistic understanding of right and wrong but connecting to your primal gut sense that will not lead you astray. We will explore some of … Continue reading Kinship With All Life – workshop with Genie Joseph, Ph.D

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