While the COVID-19 pandemic is not over, at Genesis we have prepared for a New Beginning! 

Autumn is here, and Genesis staff-members have been busy welcoming guests back with upcoming on-site programs as well as continuing and expanding our on-line programming. 

Our September 2020 to February 2021 programs are now online!  Click here to check out current program offerings!

 Please CLICK HERE to read our COVID-19 statement.

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Upcoming 14 days - Oct 27 2020

October
1

**ZOOM**HEART-CENTERED MEDITATION EVERY DAY AT 7AM AND 7PM

MONDAY THRU SUNDAY, two sessions daily. Offered 7 days per week, twice daily. The first half hour includes a prayerful centering and inspirational reading and is followed by 20 minutes of silence.


October
27

**ZOOM** BOOK STUDY: EXPLORING THE MEANING OF CATHOLIC IN AN EVOLUTIONARY UNIVERSE ~ Author: Ilia Delio

In this book ilia Delio writes that “God is the newness of everything that is and is coming to be. God is ever newness in love. Transcendence, therefore, is the future beyond that draws us in the present movement toward greater wholeness and unity.”


October
27

**ZOOM** Chair Yoga with Optional Guided Meditation (Tue & Fri)

Stretch and strengthen your mind, body and spirit! Mindful chair yoga with do-able challenges and stretches for your whole body. All levels.


October
27

**ON SITE** The Yoga of 12-Step Recovery Weekly Group

Y12SR combines the practical tools of the 12-step program with the ancient wisdom of yoga. Drop-ins welcome!


October
29

**ON SITE** AUTUMN YOGA JOURNEY

LIMITED SPACES AVAILABLE!
The shortened days of autumn call us to introspection and the regathering of our energy for the long, dark winter.


October
29

**ZOOM** Slow Flow Yoga (Thurs evenings)

Slow down and flow. This moderate level slow flow class is for active bodies that need to unwind.


October
30

**ZOOM** Chair Yoga with Optional Guided Meditation (Tue & Fri)

Stretch and strengthen your mind, body and spirit! Mindful chair yoga with do-able challenges and stretches for your whole body. All levels.


November
1

**ZOOM**HEART-CENTERED MEDITATION EVERY DAY AT 7AM AND 7PM

MONDAY THRU SUNDAY, two sessions daily. Offered 7 days per week, twice daily. The first half hour includes a prayerful centering and inspirational reading and is followed by 20 minutes of silence.


November
1

**ZOOM** Guided Relaxation (Sundays)

Nourish yourself deeply with this full mind and body relaxation session. Practice this in the comfort of your chair or lying down.


November
3

**ZOOM** BOOK STUDY: EXPLORING THE MEANING OF CATHOLIC IN AN EVOLUTIONARY UNIVERSE ~ Author: Ilia Delio

In this book ilia Delio writes that “God is the newness of everything that is and is coming to be. God is ever newness in love. Transcendence, therefore, is the future beyond that draws us in the present movement toward greater wholeness and unity.”


November
3

**ON SITE** The Yoga of 12-Step Recovery Weekly Group

Y12SR combines the practical tools of the 12-step program with the ancient wisdom of yoga. Drop-ins welcome!


November
5

**ON SITE** AUTUMN YOGA JOURNEY

LIMITED SPACES AVAILABLE!
The shortened days of autumn call us to introspection and the regathering of our energy for the long, dark winter.


November
8

**ZOOM** IN THE HEART OF AUTUMN RESTORATIVE YOGA

Gift yourself with the richly rewarding experience of restorative yoga and open yourself fully to the gratitude and joy of the coming holiday season.


November
8

**ZOOM** Guided Relaxation (Sundays)

Nourish yourself deeply with this full mind and body relaxation session. Practice this in the comfort of your chair or lying down.


November
10

**ZOOM** BOOK STUDY: EXPLORING THE MEANING OF CATHOLIC IN AN EVOLUTIONARY UNIVERSE ~ Author: Ilia Delio

In this book ilia Delio writes that “God is the newness of everything that is and is coming to be. God is ever newness in love. Transcendence, therefore, is the future beyond that draws us in the present movement toward greater wholeness and unity.”


November
10

**ON SITE** The Yoga of 12-Step Recovery Weekly Group

Y12SR combines the practical tools of the 12-step program with the ancient wisdom of yoga. Drop-ins welcome!


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