Community Events – January/February 2020
Have an event that costs $20 or less to attend? CONTACT US TO ADD YOUR EVENT TO THIS DIRECTORY, FOR FREE! – Send an email to email@example.com , or call 505-828-3430
Please submit event information at least 3 weeks prior to event date.
PLEASE NOTE: EVENTS ARE CURRENTLY LISTED BY VENUE, AND NEW LISTINGS ARE ADDED TO THE TOP OF THIS LIST (when they are submitted in between issues).
Santa Fe Concert: Yaima with Lunavision
Paradiso – 903 Early St, Santa Fe
CLICK HERE TO PURCHASE TICKETS
Yaima with LunaVision
February 1, 7:00 pm
Deepening the call of our hearts as we step into a new year with intention and 20/20 vision: the evening will begin with angelic musical weavings and ethereal melodic tapestries of Santa Fe’s own LunaVision – Musical Duo comprised of Michael & Ines Maricle. We will continue the evening with the Heartfelt beats & melodies of YAIMA (Mas Higasa and Pepper Proud), sensually stimulating the listener with heart centered compositions, interwoven with intention and acknowledgment for the elementals.
Traveling with Judith Pentz MD:
Divine Feminine Tour to Spain,
May 18-28, 2020
Held at: Tele-conference (see below for details)
Info: 505-883-9580, firstname.lastname@example.org, drpentz.com
Deadline to sign up for this amazing trip is January 18, 2020!
Q & A on December 4: 6:30 pm MST, 8:30 pm EST, 5:30 pm PST
FREE – The first 5 people who sign up while on the call will receive $100 off the cost of their trip!
Judith is having a Q and A on December 4 at 6:30 pm. It is only for 30 minutes. Sharing details about the trip will be the focus as well as questions from all of you!
The moderator will be Carolyn Flynn. Please join my meeting from your computer, tablet or smartphone. Visit https://www.gotomeet.me/Carolyn-Flynn, or you can call direct at +1 (872) 240-3212, Access Code: 139-206-645
New to GoToMeeting? Get the app now and be ready when your first meeting starts: https://global.gotomeeting.com/install/139206645
Events offered by Upaya Zen Center
1404 Cerro Gordo Road, Santa, NM 87501
Metta Refuge Council
Tuesdays, January 14, 21, 28, and February 4 and 11, 10:30 am – 12:30 pm
A Buddhist support group for sharing experiences of illness and loss. Led by Susan Benjamin: email@example.com, 505-982-9261. FREE – Donations are invited.
Dharma Talk: “Mahakashyapa and Beginning Again For The First Time”
Wednesday, January 15, 5:30 – 6:30 pm
By Matthew Kozan Palevsky. FREE – Donations are invited.
The Ease and Joy of Mornings:
A Half-day Introductory Zen Meditation Retreat
Sunday, February 2, 9:30 am – 12:30 pm
All levels of meditation experience are welcome to this morning of quiet contemplation. Zen Meditation instruction is offered. By donation, but please Register to assure your space. www.upaya.org/programs Registrar@Upaya.org or 505-986-8518 ext. 112
Zen Meditation Instruction
Sunday, February 2, 3:00 – 4:00 pm
February 5, 5:30 – 6:30 pm
By local author and Zen practitioner, Natalie Goldberg. FREE – Donations are invited.
Fusatsu – A Zen Buddhist Ceremony of Atonement
Sunday, February 9, 5:30 – 6:30 pm
We acknowledge that suffering is caused by an ignorant view of being separate from our world. FREE
February 12, 5:30 – 6:30 pm
By Sensei Kaz Tanahashi, a translator of ancient Buddhist texts and a peace activist. FREE – Donations are invited.
Monthly Sistership Circles
Held at: Santa Fe location, call for meeting location & date
Info: Mary Rives: 413-210-7759, firstname.lastname@example.org www.sistershipcircle.com/events
Monthly Sistership Circles
3-5pm, $15/advance, $20/Door
Want to experience more authentic connection, meditation, movement, intimate sharing, creative expression, ritual, and ceremony? Pre-registration preferred. Welcome, sister! Call for day of the month and Santa Fe location
Channeling by Donna Carol
Held at: Resonant Essentials, 7413 Menaul Blvd, NE, ABQ (next to Play it Again Sports)
First Friday of each month, 6:00pm – 7:30pm
Doors open at 6 pm with a tea service.
Channeling occurs at 6:15 pm – 7:30 pm
Cost: $20 at the door
Donna Carol – Clairvoyant Medium, channels various archangels, masters, Ets and ascended lightbeings.
Events Offered by Vessel Health
Held at: Vessel Health, NM
10601 4th Street NW – ABQ, 87114
Vessel Health offers many healthful, inexpensive classes!
Check out our calendar at: http://www.vesselnm.com/lifeship/calendar
Cost: $10 each
A group exercise class focused on mindful breathing, stretching, and balance. We hope you can join us!
LifeSHIP (TM) Classes: Heart to Heart Yoga
Tuesdays at 7:30am; Wednesdays at 7:30am, 10:00am & 5:30pm (Julie)
Fridays at 10:30am (Beverly)
Cost: $10 each
Our emotional wellness consultant, Julie McGaharan, teaches four classes each week, focused on yoga-centered movement, meditation, and mindfulness. Our fitness consultant, Beverly Aranda, teaches one class each week, focused on stretching, balance, and mindful breathing. All of our classes are accessible to all levels (no experience required), and can be adapted as needed for participants.
Ongoing: Guided Prayer & Meditation Group with Swami Ji
Held at: Lotus Tree Ayurveda, 7015 B 4th Street NW, Los Ranchos, NM, 87107
60 Minute Guided Prayer & Meditation Circle with Swami Ji
Tuesdays: 7:00-8:00pm · Sundays: 9:00-10:00am
Cost: $12 per class. Ask about discounted monthly memberships!
Relax · Heal · Tune-in · Connect · Recharge Learn stilling the mind, concentration & meditation practices. No previous experience needed. Swami Ji is an authorized teacher of spiritual meditation practices since 1994.
“Imagine that even the slightest change in the Solar System can change the life-cycle for everyone on this planet. All worries and thoughts will vanish as soon as you start meditation and connect yourself to the Divine Source.” – Swami Ji
Ongoing: Meditation and Readings from the Teachings of Paramahansa Yogananda
Held at: 1704 Moon NE Suites 1 & 2, Albuquerque, NM
Meditation and Reading Services
Sundays – 9:00 am Adult Meditation Service
Sundays – 10:00 am Adult Meditation and Reading Service; Youth Program
Cost: FREE/by donation
We invite you to join us for meditation and readings from the teachings of Paramahansa Yogananda every Sunday morning. Learn to practice the science of Kriya Yoga Meditation and receive practical guidance for attaining balanced physical, mental and spiritual wellbeing. Our youth program for ages 3-18 includes chanting, meditation, arts and crafts, and “how to live” lessons that emphasize character, positive habits and spiritual development.
“Have that eternal peace within and without; then whoever comes to you shall feel your peace and be uplifted by it” – Paramahansa Yogananda
Events Offered By: Wise Medicine®
Held at: 5353 Wyoming Blvd NE, Suites 4 & 5
ABQ, NM 87109
Info/Contact: Dr. Glenn Wilcox, 505-771-4998 www.DrGlennWilcox.com
Third Thursday Presentations – Free Every Month, 7-9pm
Please RSVP: 505-771-4998
Sex and Energy
January 16, 7-9pm • FREE
Everything You Need to Know from Testosterone and Estrogen to Thyroid and Cortisol. Revive your vitality and sexuality now! Learn how to enhance and optimize the holistic symphony of your hormones. Understand how to accurately test your hormone levels. Know the best, safest products that are available. Feel and look better than ever!
Parasites: A Mammoth Hidden Health Problem
February 20, 7-9pm • FREE
Learn How To Accurately Diagnose and Treat Parasites and Other Hidden Pathogens. Parasite infections are a common, overlooked problem that can impact your digestion and you overall physical/ psychological health. Cut through the confusion and learn how to resolve these infections quickly and effectively.
Intro to Havening Techniques
Info/RSVP: Kathy Allan 619-564-0482 or email@example.com
3 Opportunities • FREE
January 4, 2-3pm
SF Main Library, 145 Washington Ave, Santa Fe 87501 • FREE
January 18, 2-3pm
Taos Public Library 402 Camino De La Placita, Taos, 87571 • FREE
January 25, 3-4pm
Edna Ferguson Library 2700 San Mateo NE, ABQ 87110• FREE
The Havening Techniques®, utilizes current neuroscience, to help resolve many longstanding issues derived from distressing memories, trauma, fear and pain. For nurses, psychologists, licensed mental health care workers, first responders, educators, coaches, midwives, doulas, alternative health therapists, counselors, psychologists, hypnotherapists. *CEU’s available.
Events Offered By: Alternative Wellness Center
5200 Eubank NE, Ste C-3,87111
Classes held at Alternative Wellness & taught by:
• Janet Hall, Naturopathy, CKP, CBT &
• Carol Akright, CFP, CKP, CHT.
FREE 5-minute Biofeedback scan and door prizes at each class!
Natural Solutions for Physical Healthcare
January 11, 11am-noon • FREE
Need something you can have at your fingertips for symptoms you experience? Learn how natural, pure essential oils can make a difference in your daily life and how you can be empowered to do self-care for yourself and your family. Learn strategies for better well-being!
Essentials for Emotional Healthcare
February 8, 11am-noon • FREE
Stressed out? You’ll enjoy educating yourself about what can help you feel more grounded and balanced for healthy emotional (and physical) biochemistry in your body. Learn the benefits of Certified Pure Therapeutic Grade Essential Oils, products and their uses for home/office. All health questions welcome.
RSVP Required by the Friday before each class: 505-294-WELL (9355). We look forward to seeing you!
Events Offered By: Debbie Horne, Annie Reluzco & Shaman Jean Dominguez
Info/Contact: Debbie Horne – firstname.lastname@example.org, Annie Reluzco – email@example.com, Shaman Jean Dominguez – 505-660-3347 914-705-2418 shamanjeanhealer.com
Energy Healing Sessions
Jan 6, 7-9pm & Jan 19, 1:30-3:30pm
Feb 5, 7-9pm & Feb 16, 1:30-3:30pm
Suggested Donation • $10
Experience pain relief, chakra clearing/balancing, shed past life programming, release fear, more. Held at: Unitarian Church 1650 Abrazo Road NE, Rio Rancho, NM 87124
Events/Appeals For Kindred Spirits Animal Sanctuary
Info: 505-471-5366, www.kindredspiritsnm.org, firstname.lastname@example.org, facebook.com/KindredSpiritsAnimal Sanctuary
Kindred Spirits Valentines Party “For the LOVE of our Senior Animals”
February 8, 1:30-3:30pm • FREE
Kindred Spirits Animal Sanctuary offers Wellness Care and Hospice to abandoned senior animals. Take a tour of our serene sanctuary led by our happy senior dogs and enjoy vegan refreshments. Free and bring a friend.
Animal Caregivers Wanted Staff and Volunteer positions
Kindred Spirits Animal Sanctuary
Eldercare and Hospice for Senior Animals. Now accepting applications for dedicated Animal Caregivers for both staff and volunteer positions. Visit kindredspiritsnm.org for more info and application. 505-471-5366 • email@example.com
Calling All Dog Lovers
Donations Needed/Monthly Sponsorships
With each monthly sponsorship, Kindred Spirits Animal Sanctuary can help 3 more senior dogs have loving end of life and hospice care. All donations are tax deductible. Every penny goes to the animals!
NVC/LifeServing Communication Group
Call for Info/RSVP: 802-356-5358, http://bit.ly/Best-Practices-January
6 Week Study/Practice Group
Jan 9 – Feb 13, 2020
$20 Suggested Donation
No one turned away for lack of funds in this Best Practices in LifeServing Communication Study/Practice Group. Six-week Exploration of Non-Violent Communication Best Practices. Sessions focus on NVC principles and empathy practice. Learn words that connect, disconnect and demonstrate the language of the heart.
Events Offered By: Grace Angelic Healing
Held at: Balanced Life Yoga. 417 Tramway NE #7, ABQ, 87123 Info: 505-321-6635, graceangelichealing.wixsite.com, undermomswings.com
Mary-El’s Messages of Love
Jan 5, 19 & Feb 16, 11:30am-12:45pm • $10 Donation
Small Group Channeling. Those present receive their own message or ask a question.
Jan 12 & Feb 9 • By Donation (Snacks provided)
The gathering themes have not been published as of yet. Small group discussion, meditation, and sharing centered around the theme and works of Brother David. Secular. Snack provided. Donation to assist with snack and rent.
Reiki Healing Share
Jan 26 & Feb 23, 11:30am-1pm (ish) • Suggested Donation $10
Come if you seek or wish to experience energy healing. Come if you are Reiki attuned or an energy healer.
Pranic Healing Clinic – Ongoing 1st Tuesday (except Jan, Jul, Dec)
Held at: First Unitarian Church, 3701 Carlisle Blvd NE, ABQ 87110
Info/Contact: Rita Herther, 505-298-4823
Pranic Healing Clinic – Ongoing 1st Tues (except Jan, Jul, Dec)
6:30–8pm • Donation
No-touch clearing of congested energies and energizing and balancing of the energy body.
El Paso Psychic Fair:
Readings, Products, Gifts
Held at: Hawthorn Inn. 1700 Airway, El Paso TX 79925, ElPasoPsychicFair.com
El Paso Psychic Fair: Readings, Products, Gifts
January 18 & 19, 2020
11-7pm • $5 Admission for both days
Feeling Stuck? Talk to a Reader about ANYTHING! Plus: Crystals, Gem Stones, New Age Jewelry, Pendulums, Bracelets, Feng Shui items, Essential Oils, AURA Photos, more. The Fair is held every 2-3 months. Upcoming Fair dates on the website.
Events Facilitated By: Lissa Callirhoe
Master’s in Women’s Spirituality (2012)
Institute of Transpersonal Psychology
Info/Contact: 505-243-3363, firstname.lastname@example.org
Women’s Spirituality Book Group
2nd & 4th Weds, 6:30-8:pm
Suggested Donation $5-$10
Women of the past can help us unravel what it is, to be a woman. Participants take turns reading out loud from some of the classic books of women’s spirituality. Current book: Shakti Woman by Vicki Noble. Fragrance Free. Held at private home: call for location
Circle of Soundings for Women
$50-$10 Suggested Donation – First Circle FREE
In this circle, we will play with humming, toning, chanting, rounds, crystal bowls, rattles and drums and more. No one turned away for lack of donation. Out of respect for the circle, please be fragrance free and leave your cell phone in your car. Held at private home: call for location
Five Secrets to the Fountain of Youth
Louise Swartswalter, ND, CBT, Beautiful Balanced Brain Expert. Founder of Albuquerque Natural Health Center and creator of The B.R.A.I.N. system.
Five Secrets to the Fountain of Youth
January 15 • 6:30pm Mountain Time FREE
Do you want a non-invasive facelift? Learn how to get an energetic facelift and eye lift. Experience anti-aging frequencies using your creativity and consciousness.
Westside Transforms Their Celebrations: Teaching The Science of Mind!
Haynes Community Center
2006 Grande Blvd SE, Rio Rancho, NM 87124 505-922-1200 • email@example.com
Our theme for the New Year is, Beginnings
Never limit your view of life by any past experience! – Dr. Ernest Holmes
Join our spiritual family as we explore more deeply the philosophy of Dr. Ernest Holmes. Sundays at 11 am with Rev. Heidi M. Peck and RScP Gerry Crippen.
January 23, 29, 26 & February 2, 9, 23, 11am
visit our YouTube page: http://tinyurl.com/y7k4pupw
Monthly Mindfulness Meditation Practice with Bhanu Joy Harrison, LCSW, SEP
Held at: Full Circle Wellness Center
5701 Carmel Ave NE, Suite B, ABQ, 87113
Info: 505-837-2100 x3
Monthly Mindfulness Practice with Bhanu Joy Harrison, LCSW, SEP
January 21 and February 18, 6-7:15pm
$10 or sliding scale
Looking for stress reduction, better sleep, improved focus or a desire to be more present in your life? Come practice mindfulness meditation in a guided group setting! Class focuses on a specific mindfulness skill each month. No experience necessary. Ages 15+.
How to Handle Chronic Pain Workshop with: Dr. Sobers
Held at: North Domingo Baca Center
Info/RSVP, TEXT: 505-386-3063, Email: DrSobers@comcast.net
How To Handle Chronic Pain Workshop
Days/Times Based on RSVP
Learn ways to handle chronic pain and possibly become pain-free.