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Datebook

MAY 3 & 5
Free Shamanic Power Initiations & Open Houses
hosted online & onsite by the Institute of Shamanic Medicine. Online 7PM May 3. Onsite Vancouver May 5, 7:30PM. RSVP by email to info@shamanicmedicine.ca Program/Retreats info at www.shamanicmedicine.ca

MAY 6-8
Introduction to Foot Reflexology
commences Certificate Weekend Training Course. Introduction 7:30PM, $10; Course $395 + GST. Pacific Institute of Reflexology (604) 875-8818, www.pacificreflexology.com

MAY 7
Natural Wellness Career & Jobs Fair:
Presented by Health Action Network Society (HANS). 10-4PM, Robson Square, 800 Robson St. 604-435-0512, events@hans.org Info: hans.org

May 12
More dangers for public education:
The Trans-Pacific Partnership and other trade agreements. Speakers from the Tri-National Coalition in Defense of Public Education (Canada/Mexico/US) will present on the impact of trade agreements on public education. Thursday, 7-9 p.m., BCTF building, 550 West 6th Avenue, Vancouver.

MAY 14
Free Open House – Institute of Holistic Nutrition
(Vancouver): Course/Career opportunities, exhibits, lectures & more. 10AM-3:30PM, 604 West Broadway, Ste. 300. 604-558-4000. Lecture descriptions at www.instituteofholisticnutrition.com

MAY 15
Meditation for Spiritual Awareness:
2PM, FREE Intro Workshop in RICHMOND by Science of Spirituality on the Theory & Practice of JYOTI MEDITATION (Meditation on the Inner Light). For directions and to register, call Linda: 604-985-5840.

MAY 15-17
Tri-national Conference in Defence of Public Education:
Indigenous Educators’ Encounter. British Columbia Teachers’ Federation celebrating a century. 604-871-2283, 1-800-663-9163, www.bctf.ca

MAY 15 & 29
Krishnamurti Vancouver Group
@ Vancouver Public Library, Board Breakout Room, 350 W. Georgia St. 1-5PM. Free video showing & dialogue! www.meetup.com/Krishnamurti-Vancouver-Group

MAY 15 & JUN 9
Events at Banyen
– May 15: Sujith Ravindran free talk, 11:30AM-1PM “Shiva & Shakti Relationship.” June 9: Linda Star Wolf free talk, 6:30-8PM “Visionary Shaman Within.” 604-737-8858, banyen.com

MAY 17
Meditation for Spiritual Awareness
– 6PM, FREE Intro Workshop in VANCOUVER by Science of Spirituality on the Theory & Practice of JYOTI MEDITATION (Meditation on the Inner Light). For directions and to register, call Linda: 604-985-5840.

MAY 20
HATCH Art Gallery Show:
Expressions of the Light and Sound. Opening Celebration: Fri. May 20, 5-7:00PM. Exhibit: Sat. May 21, 9AM-7PM. UBC NEST, 6133 University Blvd. www.eckankar-bc.ca

MAY 21
Free Event: “Have You Heard the Call of Soul?
Open Your Heart to the Answers Within You.” Presented by Eckankar. 1:30-4PM at The Next (formerly the UBC student union bldg., 6133 University Blvd. 1-800-708-9060. Everyone welcome.

MAY 28
TEDxStanleyPark
10-6PM at Queen Elizabeth Theatre. “What Does Legendary Look Like?” Superb speakers, venue, hospitality and sustainability. Buy your ticket at
www.tedxstanleypark.com

MAY 29
TeaGarden: Gallery Fundraiser
with presentation The Power of Plants, Modern Day Medicines. $40, the ACT Arts Centre, Maple Ridge, 604-476-2787, www.theactmapleridge.org

JUN 1
Evolution Revolution:
Clearmind Counsellor Training Info Night, 7:30PM, Unity of Vancouver, 5840 Oak St @ 41st. clearmind.com Clip coupon in display ad this page & attend for free.

JUN 4
Vesak 2016: Celebrate Vesak
(commemoration of Buddha’s birth, enlightenment and passing away) in Vancouver. Pray and meditate for the sake of inner peace and world peace. Free event, 9:30AM-3PM, Vancouver Tech Auditorium, 2600 E. Broadway. Features bathing the Buddha, Buddhist prayers, dharma talks, guided meditation, free vegetarian lunch. Lots of parking.

JUN 9-12
Inner Engineering
with Sadhguru-trained Isha teacher: UBC Asian Centre, 1871 West Mall.
FREE INTRO Thursday 6:30-7:30PM Vancouver@IshaFoundation.org, 604-644-5429 www.InnerEngineering.com/Live

JUN 10-12
Introduction to Foot Reflexology
commences Certificate Weekend Training Course. Introduction 7:30PM, $10; Course $395 + GST. Pacific Institute of Reflexology (604) 875-8818, www.pacificreflexology.com

AUG 21
8th Tsleil-Waututh Cultural Arts Festival:
12-7PM, Cates Park North Vancouver. Chief Dan George Stage features Crystal Shawanda, Children of Takaya, Coast Salish dancers & live music. Food, paddling, demonstrations, artisans & more. Info at: twnation.ca, 604-929-3454.

AUG 27-28
Become a Certified Life Coach or Executive Coach:
This 2-day intensive will teach you everything you need to know to succeed. Only Certified Coaches Federation graduates earn the esteemed Certified Life Coach Practitioner designations. In Vancouver. 866-455-2155 or 403-389-1190. www.certifiedcoachesfederation.com

ONGOING
May special:
Two weight management/overeating sessions for the price of one. Treatment that’s affordable, fast and effective. Clinical hypnosis. Extended health coverage. With Louise Evans, Sparkhypnotherapy.com 604-773-5595 or 604-522-0257.

THURSDAYS
Free class, Parkinson’s Support Group:
2nd & 4th Thursday each month, 1-2 PM: St. Mary’s Anglican Church, 2490 W. 37th Ave. More info: Christina, www.mindfulmovementtherapy.ca, 604-649-8522.