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Empower the Small

As humans, we have an evolutionary inheritance and vital function in the larger life of our planet Earth. Here is a snippet from the April 2019 New Moon Cafe to remind you of your beautiful and sacred contract. This is our time to grow more deeply dedicated and honest in our lives.

Join us for Deep Play!

International Contemplative Dance Practice Day Tuesday March 13, 2018, 6:00 - 9:00 pm Leaven Community, 5431 NE 20th Avenue, Portland, OR  97211   Facilitated by Damaris Webb and members of the Portland Play Pod from Be Space Open to all interested in creative physical expression, this workshop is intended to support a wholesome way of being an artist in the world while strengthening our internal compositional eye. Yielding to deep play, we evoke our individual kinesthetic delight with an awareness of the group, showing us a path to manifesting spacious, confident and balanced improvisational performance.   This event is FREE (donations gratefully accepted) and open to the public, PLEASE email oliveoyle@gmail.com to register so we know you plan to attend!

Elegant Structures

from Beth Lorio for A Teaspoon of Water We play like kids making up games in the backyard. We jump off of the solid knowns into the discovery of this moment and this moment and this…

A Meditator’s Dance Hall and a Dancer’s Meditation Hall

March 19, 2016 - March 19, 2016 211 SE 11th Avenue Map and Directions | Register Description:Saturday March 19th, noon - 4pm A Meditator's Dance Hall and a Dancer's Meditation Hall CDP Practice and reflection with NYC Play Pod and Barbara Dilley via the miracle of Skype. Beginning Origins- The dancer's meditation hall Middle Sangha- resting in and support End Village- how the practice goes into the world $30 or $60 for the practice if you are also buying Barbara's book This Very Moment ($40 retail at www.barbaradilley.com) Barbara has requested that all participants have completed a short reading from her book (which we will make available to all who register via PDF), so please register in advance and online. Practice Session Limited to 15 participants. Register

Damaris Webb

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