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***BACK IN WINNIPEG - UNTIL END OF MAY
JOHN BLACK MEMORIAL UNITED CHURCH***
898 HENDERSON HWY, WINNIPEG
PLEASE COME IN MAIN CHURCH DOORS ON RIGHT. THERE IS ANOTHER GROUP IN OUR OLD SPACE.
TIME: 2:00-4:00 PM Please arrive a few minutes early so we can start on time.
DONATION: $5-10 REQUESTED, NOT REQUIRED
IF YOU CAN, BRING A LITTLE SOMETHING FOR THE CHURCH'S BIN AND BRING A LITTLE SOMETHING TO SHARE FOR TEA WHICH IS AFTER DANCE. IT IS A NICE WAY TO CONNECT WITH NEW FRIENDS.
PLEASE BRING A CUP, LITTLE OR BIG PLATE AND IF YOU NEED UTENSILS SO WE CAN AVOID USING STYROFOAM AND PLASTIC.
COME JOIN US IN THE DANCE. NO EXPERIENCE NEEDED. EACH DANCE TAUGHT FULLY BEFORE MUSIC IS PLAYED.
A QUICK TEA IS HELD AFTER THE SESSION. FEEL FREE TO BRING A LITTLE TREAT OR PLEASE STILL STAY AFTER. OPEN FOR ALL.
DONATION: $5 REQUESTED, NOT REQUIRED
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*****JANUARY 13 -FACILITATION WORKSHOP*****
This workshop is open to all but will be focused on leading a dance in the circle. Please send me your list of dances you want to learn so I can make a CD.
$20 including CD and instructions
PLEASE REGISTER WITH ME IN ADVANCE IF YOU HAVE NOT ALREADY DONE SO.
SUNDAY JANUARY 27 -
NEXT SUNDAY GROUP DATE.
This will be our regular gathering at the church. Please feel free to join us in the dance. No experience needed or partners needed. Sacred Circle dance comes from the Findhorn tradition and we dance for community, peace, harmony, healing, joy, whatever you need to dance for.
Sacred Circle Dance comes from the tradition of folk dance with the focus being on spiritual and healing energies and the energies of the circle. It was first introduced at the Findhorn Foundation by Dance Master Bernhard Wosien. He collected a group of dances from around Europe and brought them to Findhorn where he felt that the spiritual essence of the dances could be more appreciated. Since then the many teachers he taught travel around the world sharing the tradition and empowering newer teachers to do the same. Many of the dances are original folk dances and many more now are being choreographed by the ever growing numbers of teachers and dancers .
In the ancient times when towns villages families gathered, they would dance together in a long line or circles. They would do this for festivals, celebrations, weddings, to greet the return of soldiers from war return of hunters and fishermen. We have lost this in our society.
With Sacred Circle Dance no partners or special props are needed. All you need are two feet even if you have two left feet. The dances are taught step by step thoroughly until the leader feels the group has it. The music is played and we all dance as one, as if we knew them forever. When we let go of our minds, we realize our bodies knew the dances all along.
We will lead you through a series of dances beginning with simple easy to follow dances and progressing until we reach fairly complicated dances and you will be quite surprised at how fast you can advance with the right instruction.
Focus is on the energies of the individual dance, the group present, the larger universal dance group, the angelic kingdom, the energies of beauty, grace, love and healing to aid us in our journey
"Dance with Linda is like dancing with the elves. She has magic feet and helps me remember these dances from millenniums ago."
"The dance allows me to experience the grace within my body. I feel connected to my center aligned with spirit. I feel the natural flow of life within me and I know I am alive."
"The Goddess energy reveals itself and I am aware of my presence. After a while I am aware of my deepest feminine and I feel sacred."
"Circle dance connected the inner knowing of my body with the ancient wisdom of dance."
DECEMBER 16, 2018 JOIN US FOR AN EARLY SOLSTICE CELEBRATION. PLEASE WEAR ALL OR SOME WHITE. WE WILL GATHER JUST BEFORE 2PM AND DANCE MEDITATIVE AND SACRED DANCES TILL NEAR 4PM AND HAVE A TEA AFTERWARDS.
We celebrate Imbolc Jan , Spring Equinox March, Summer Solstice June , Fall Equinox September , Winter Solstice December 16, 2018
FACILITATION WORKSHOP - $20
JANUARY 13, 2019 Winnipeg
Come join a session of learning to lead a dance, and hold the energy of the group A second workshop can be held to learn how to conduct a session, from beginning to end, how to open circle and how to choose dances, and how to end circle. Including creating a centerpiece.
JUNE WATTS IN JUNE 2019
In Ontario, Alberta and BC
June Watts go to http://www.junewatts.com/index.php
How much does it cost?
$5-10 donation. (less if you can't more if you can) never stay home because you don't have funds