MINDFUL ACTIVISM TRAINING: Sustainability from Within
Saturday, April 14, 2:00-5:30 pm
A deep exploration of somatic principles and spiritual practices to restore calm, inner balance, and clarity. Instructor: Stuart Moody, M.A., Board President. $30 for the workshop; $20 for Green Sangha members. Location: United Church of Christ, 825 Middlefield Drive Petaluma, CA 94952. For more info and to register, click here.
WHO’S RESPONSIBLE? Going Upstream for Real Solutions to Our Waste and Toxicity Crisis. Thursday, April 19, 7-9 pm.
An introduction to waste history, the limitations of recycling, and the promise of Extended Producer Responsibility. With Heidi Sanborn, executive director of the California Product Stewardship Council. Kreps Conference Center, Redwood High School, Larkspur. $10 suggested donation (Green Sangha members $5).
MONTEREY COUNTY RETREAT
April 27-29, 11 am Friday to 3 pm Sunday
Take refuge in the mountains of Santa Cruz for yoga, meditation, walking in the redwoods, and evening song. Our host site, Venture Valley, is a serene and secluded conference center in the woods above Aptos. In the spirit of activism, we will offer two hours of quiet service in the garden. We will also visit the award-winning Monterey Regional Waste Management facility, ending the retreat with lunch, meditation, and a dharma talk at the Land of Medicine Buddha. For information and to register, click here.