ShantiMayi, Enlightened Teacher offering Satsangs at Old Massanuten Lodge B and B, Keezletown, Va. 9/28-9/30 at 7:30 pm and 10/1 at 1:30 pm. Contact:


ECK Light and Sound Service, Sept. 3, 11 am to Noon. Free at the Forest Public Library, 15583 Forest Rd., Forest. Topic: Spiritual Freedom - What it means and how to find it. Pot Luck lunch after. All are welcome.

Talk and Book Signing with Shaman Ross Bishop. Join Shaman Ross as he returns to Charlottesville to share the ancient wisdom of shamanism and how it can help us to thrive today through highlights from his latest book, About Life. Sunday, September 17th, 2 - 4 PM at Charlottesville Senior Center. Learn more or register at .

Sound Healing Open House 30th September, 1-5pm, Charlottesville 434-242-9513. View Facebook page New Aeon Healing Arts Charlottesville for more info. Free!


Monthly Rainbow Retreat: LGBTQ & Allies building community through exploring contemplative practices. Last Saturdays. 9:15-12:15, Charlottesville. Info and contact

Make fairy furniture. Sat., Sept. 9th, 12 noon-5 pm Staunton Bring clippers, potluck. Vines provided.

C’ville Veggie Fest is now Vegan Roots Fest! We’ve got a new name because we’re pretty proud of our roots as The South’s Original Veg Fest Saturday September 30, 2017 noon until 7 pm / Booker T. Washington Park

Free-Drum up! (Drumming for Universal Peace) 11:00am Front Porch Roots Music School at 221 East Water Street. Drum and Rhythm instruments provided. Dancers enthusiastically welcome. All ages, no experience necessary (434) 760-1057.

The Batesville Market – Historic country store selling deli/grocery, beer, wine & local sustainable food and gift items. Live music every Saturday, 6:30-9 pm; free. 6624 Plank Rd, Batesville (434) 823-2001,

Center for Earth-based healing’s First Annual Benefit Concert and Silent Auction. Featuring The Folly from Richmond, Virginia. At the Historic Wayne Theatre,521 W Main St, Waynesboro, VA 22980. Saturday, September 9, 2017 Doors open at 6pm for Silent Auction and Reception.


Medical Medium Book Support Group, , 10am, September 8th and 20th. For more information:

Vegetarian Pot Luck – Every Friday at 6 pm, Inspiration University, 200 Parker Heights Rd, Waynesboro. Free. Bring a vegetarian dish to share. (540) 943.1689.


Realize Your Unlimited Potential - Hypnosis and Self Help Classes in Charlottesville. Call Roxanne Louise 434-263-4337 for details.


Healing Cooking Class 5:30pm, September 6th Medical Medium Book Support Group, 6:30pm, Sept 20th; For more information:

Creating Health Naturally with Diet, Nutrition, and Natural Therapies Wednesday, September, 7 pm to 9:30 pm Learn how diet, nutrition and herbs can detoxify the body and improve conditions such as colds and flu, allergies, digestive problems, hormonal imbalance, immune system weakness, weight gain, stress, depression and fatigue. Presented by Terri Saunders, Herbalist, Nutritionist, CNHP. FREE. At Sunrise Herb Shoppe, 910 Marshall St, Charlottesville For reservations call (434) 984-2665.

Mindfulness (Insight) Meditation Group Wednesdays 7-8:30pm White Hall. All are welcome. Free. See for further details.

The Charlottesville Threshold Choir which sings for hospice patients and others in need of comfort, healing and peace, rehearses Wednesday evenings. Newcomers welcomed at any time 434-293-4644 or

Cloud Floating Free Sangha meditation practice informed by the teachings of Thich Nhat Hanh. 6:30-8:30pm. Call 434-825-0145 Visit

German New Medicine Study Group free, ongoing, held on Wednesdays 5-7:30pm at the Rockfish Valley Community Center. You can find further information here German New Medicine Study Group

Skyline Harmony Chorus - A women’s four-part a Cappella Harmony Group. Sing a variety of musical styles including Barbershop. Meets Thursdays 6:45 pm Aldersgate United Methodist Church. Share the love of singing – learn as you sing! Visit us on Meetup and Facebook. 434-589-2146


A Course in Miracles - Are you open to miracles? Find out. Study Group. Free. Tuesdays 7 pm-8:30 pm. Call 434-242-7955

Abraham Hicks Support Group Meeting for those wanting inspiration for living the teachings of Abraham. Feels great to share with others. Meets third Tuesdays at Crozet Library. Call Janet at 434-823-2899 for more information.

Gentle Hatha Yoga Class - Beginner Friendly / Multi-Level with certified teacher. Traditional sequences of Asanas (poses) with deep relaxation, 5:15- 6:15 Downtown Charlottesville Central Library Branch, 3rd Floor McIntire Room. Only need mat or towel but may do on carpeted floor. Call Annie to confirm or for more information 760-1983 Free.


Say YES! to You. What if the difference you need to be is exactly what the world needs from you? In this series, we will explore the gifts that we bring and tools to help us free them. Mondays 5:30-6:30 pm, August 21-November 13, Harmony Moon, Staunton. First session free. $20/session or $200/series. (434) 299-2371,

Live Poets free group meeting. Bring your own or other’s poetry to share at the Crozet Library, 7pm, 2nd Mondays.

Four Agreements Wisdom Group meets at 5:30pm at the Charlottesville Healing Arts Center. A community of support for putting the agreements into practice. Donations accepted. Call 434-974-6323 or see

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