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Program Calendar

Please click on program title for more information. Calendar day only indicates start date. You may register by phone, mail in or online via this event calendar. For information on how to register see: Ways to Register

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Christian / Catholic
Spiritual Enrichment
Stress Reduction / Personal Insight
Health and Wellness
Spirituality of Aging
Spirituality of the Environment
Creative Expression

Apr 2020

April
2

AWAKENING SPRING YOGA SERIES - CLASSES POSTPONED

Open to your own spring awakening with this Yoga series. We'll detoxify and release stale winter energy with mindful warming posture sequences and reviving ourselves with refreshing breathwork. Gift yourself this spring with the joy of movement and reawakening your spirit.

Stress Reduction / Personal Insight
Health and Wellness

April
3

PRAYING WITH HEARTS AND HANDS – PRAYER SHAWL RETREAT- CANCELED

Come for a weekend with fellow knitters as we joyfully share in the care of God’s people by using the gifts of our hands to knit or crochet sacred prayer shawls. Whether you will be making your first shawl or if you are a seasoned disciple, you will experience helpful assistance and wonderful fellowship in a beautiful, prayerful setting.

Spiritual Enrichment
Creative Expression

April
3

VIRTUAL CHAIR YOGA SESSION VIA ZOOM

Join Megan Elliott, Genesis in-house yoga therapist via Zoom for a CHAIR YOGA session in the comfort of your own home. The Zoom Meeting ID has changed. Please read.


April
4

ILLUMINATED LETTERING: MORE CELTIC KNOTWORK -NEW FORMAT!

The retreat will take place on Zoom online, which participants can access using either their computers, smartphones or iPads/Tablets. It will allow us to see each other and our work.
Connect to Spirit through drawing.

Creative Expression

April
6

LIVING AFTER LOSS *****CANCELED****

This six week grief support group offers education and information about the grief process, discussion and exploration of practical strategies for coping, and the opportunity to receive support and understanding from others.

Stress Reduction / Personal Insight

April
7

VIRTUAL CHAIR YOGA SESSION VIA ZOOM

Join Megan Elliott, Genesis’ in-house Yoga Therapist via Zoom for a CHAIR YOGA session in the comfort of your own home. ZOOM Meeting ID has changed. Please read.


April
7

HEALTH RHYTHMS: GROUP DRUMMING - CANCELED

Group drumming is an uplifting and inspirational means of expressing and getting in touch with our inner spirit. Drum circles remind us of our greatest synergistic potential, and they are FUN! No prior music training or drumming experience is required.

Stress Reduction / Personal Insight
Health and Wellness

April
9

EASTER TRIDUUM -Modified Schedule

Join us thru Zoom as we take a contemplative and cosmic look at the Paschal Mystery based on Jesus as Wisdom Teacher. Schedule now available.

Christian / Catholic

April
9

Gaining Strength and Stability During Times of Coronavirus Stress

Bring relief to stress, low mood and worry by learning to tap into your supportive inner and outer resources. Each week will have pointers that help you build a personal practice at home, which includes eating mindfully, gentle movement and compassion practices and visualizations.


April
9

AWAKENING SPRING YOGA SERIES - CLASSES POSTPONED

Open to your own spring awakening with this Yoga series. We'll detoxify and release stale winter energy with mindful warming posture sequences and reviving ourselves with refreshing breathwork. Gift yourself this spring with the joy of movement and reawakening your spirit.

Stress Reduction / Personal Insight
Health and Wellness

April
10

VIRTUAL CHAIR YOGA SESSION VIA ZOOM

Join Megan Elliott, Genesis in-house yoga therapist via Zoom for a CHAIR YOGA session in the comfort of your own home. The Zoom Meeting ID has changed. Please read.


April
10

GUIDED RELAXATION MEDITATION

Join Megan for a guided relaxation meditation. This a deep mind and body relaxation session. Practice this in the comfort of your chair or lying down.


April
14

VIRTUAL CHAIR YOGA SESSION VIA ZOOM

Join Megan Elliott, Genesis’ in-house Yoga Therapist via Zoom for a CHAIR YOGA session in the comfort of your own home. ZOOM Meeting ID has changed. Please read.


April
15

THE PRESENCE PROCESS - CANCELED

Why is it so difficult to respond consciously when we are upset? Why do we instead resort to hurtful, repetitive, unconscious, reactive behaviors?
If you’d like the answers to these questions and are ready to begin a journey to conscious emotional response...


April
16

Gaining Strength and Stability During Times of Coronavirus Stress

Bring relief to stress, low mood and worry by learning to tap into your supportive inner and outer resources. Each week will have pointers that help you build a personal practice at home, which includes eating mindfully, gentle movement and compassion practices and visualizations.


April
16

AWAKENING SPRING YOGA SERIES - CLASSES POSTPONED

Open to your own spring awakening with this Yoga series. We'll detoxify and release stale winter energy with mindful warming posture sequences and reviving ourselves with refreshing breathwork. Gift yourself this spring with the joy of movement and reawakening your spirit.

Stress Reduction / Personal Insight
Health and Wellness

April
17

LIVING IN RECOVERY: 12 STEP RETREAT WEEKEND - CANCELED

Women and men, in any 12-Step program, are welcome to join us as we journey in this recovery retreat through prayer, music, presentations, and sharing. We will reflect on recovery themes and their practical application in our lives.

Spiritual Enrichment

April
17

VIRTUAL CHAIR YOGA SESSION VIA ZOOM

Join Megan Elliott, Genesis in-house yoga therapist via Zoom for a CHAIR YOGA session in the comfort of your own home. The Zoom Meeting ID has changed. Please read.


April
17

GUIDED RELAXATION MEDITATION

Join Megan for a guided relaxation meditation. This a deep mind and body relaxation session. Practice this in the comfort of your chair or lying down.


April
18

OFFERED VIA ZOOM! ACTIVE HOPE - THE SPIRITUAL JOURNEY OF FACING CLIMATE CHANGE - AND PANDEMIC

The challenges of the environmental and social disruptions of climate change are hard enough. Now we are in the midst of an unprecedented (in our time) pandemic. How do we find our way through? JOIN US VIRTUALLY VIA ZOOM. This will be an interactive workshop, including small-group sharing, with opportunities to connect with the natural world in your own surroundings, whether that be through a yard, a porch, or simply an open window.

Spirituality of the Environment

April
19

SACRED SPACES

Sacred space begins within. Cultivating the space to sense, feel and know sacredness starts with a simple shift that carries us from doing to being. In this reflective and interactive day long program, we will practice making the shift into holy presence.

Spiritual Enrichment

April
21

VIRTUAL CHAIR YOGA SESSION VIA ZOOM

Join Megan Elliott, Genesis’ in-house Yoga Therapist via Zoom for a CHAIR YOGA session in the comfort of your own home. ZOOM Meeting ID has changed. Please read.


April
23

Gaining Strength and Stability During Times of Coronavirus Stress

Bring relief to stress, low mood and worry by learning to tap into your supportive inner and outer resources. Each week will have pointers that help you build a personal practice at home, which includes eating mindfully, gentle movement and compassion practices and visualizations.


April
23

AWAKENING SPRING YOGA SERIES - CLASSES POSTPONED

Open to your own spring awakening with this Yoga series. We'll detoxify and release stale winter energy with mindful warming posture sequences and reviving ourselves with refreshing breathwork. Gift yourself this spring with the joy of movement and reawakening your spirit.

Stress Reduction / Personal Insight
Health and Wellness

April
24

VIRTUAL CHAIR YOGA SESSION VIA ZOOM

Join Megan Elliott, Genesis in-house yoga therapist via Zoom for a CHAIR YOGA session in the comfort of your own home. The Zoom Meeting ID has changed. Please read.


April
24

GUIDED RELAXATION MEDITATION

Join Megan for a guided relaxation meditation. This a deep mind and body relaxation session. Practice this in the comfort of your chair or lying down.


April
25

Finding God in a Pandemic Crisis: Navigating this Storm at Sea - Zoom. With Dr. Robert Weber

Can and will we find God in this pandemic storm as we make our way from waypoint to waypoint, day by day, week by week? Will God assist us to navigate these turbulent times that threaten to submerge any faith, hope, and courage we thought we had, drowning us instead with anxiety, stress, fear, and sadness?


April
30

SPRINGTIME PETITE RETREAT

For those yearning to get away, but can’t devote an entire week, we invite you to discover the liberating experience of time away with God. There will be brief times of optional prayer, an opportunity for optional spiritual direction, and extended periods of silence, rest and allowing the resplendent, spring grounds of Genesis to nurture you.

Spiritual Enrichment

April
30

Gaining Strength and Stability During Times of Coronavirus Stress

Bring relief to stress, low mood and worry by learning to tap into your supportive inner and outer resources. Each week will have pointers that help you build a personal practice at home, which includes eating mindfully, gentle movement and compassion practices and visualizations.


April
30

AWAKENING SPRING YOGA SERIES - CLASSES POSTPONED

Open to your own spring awakening with this Yoga series. We'll detoxify and release stale winter energy with mindful warming posture sequences and reviving ourselves with refreshing breathwork. Gift yourself this spring with the joy of movement and reawakening your spirit.

Stress Reduction / Personal Insight
Health and Wellness

The time is always right to do what is right.
- Martin Luther King