Friday June 17th at 7:30 pm
Talk and Book Signing with Howard Schrager
Author of “A Knife and a Fork”
Howard Schrager is a local author and teacher who has taught in Monterey and the Bay area for over thirty years. His popular “LMNOP” is used by teachers all over the English speaking world in introducing the alphabet to young students. With his newest book “A Bottle and a Cork”, Mr. Schrager has created a totally new and unique word game called a “riddle rhyme” that is captivating and intriguing for both children and adults. It makes for a great summer pastime, teaches geography, and cultivates a sense for the poetic magic in language and words. Come hear this celebrated local author talk about his word game book and how you can instill in young people a love for language while teaching them the fifty states and other fascinating facts. The event is free.
Tuesday, June 21st at 7:30 pm
Summer Solstice Ritual for Staying Connected
With Jon Rasmussen
Luminata is hosting a summer solstice gathering as a focus for awareness and healing, and as a way of staying connected to one’s inner source in this time of awakening and rapid change. Local shaman Jon Rasmussen will lead a ritual in the tradition of a shamanic journey. Tonight Jon will talk about how we can stay connected to our spiritual core in the face of uncertainties and external upheavals. Afterwards, he will lead us in a solstice ceremony employing traditional shamanic ritual tools for drawing down blessings upon our world, individually and collectively
Jon Rasmussen is a well-known local shaman and author of “Dreaming Your World into Being.” He has an eclectic background of studies and training, from Tai, Chi, Chi Gung and Reiki, to Yoga, Naturopathy, and Neurolinguistic Programming. His shamanic studies include apprenticeship with world famous shaman Alberto Villoldo, and tutelage in the Andes with the mysterious Q’ero Indians of Peru. Jon has a growing national reputation as a carrier of the authentic shamanic tradition of the Americas.
There is no charge for the event. Love offerings accepted.
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