DateBook

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APR 10, MAY 10, JUN 8
Easter Full Moon Meditation: APR 10. Introduction followed by group meditation. 7PM, Central Library, 350 Georgia St., Peter Kaye Room. MAY 10 & JUN 8 Full Moon Meditations. www.share-international.ca

APR 11
“The Real Estate Crisis in Vancouver: Why it’s happening, who’s winning and how it can be fixed.” Featuring American economist Michael Hudson. Doors 6:30PM. Starts 7PM. Rio Theatre, 1660 E. Broadway. Tickets: www.real-estate-crisis-vancouver.eventbrite.com

APR 13
Time For Change? A new era for humanity. Free multimedia presentation 7PM, Central Library, 350 Georgia St., Peter Kaye Room,  www.share-international.ca

APR 16
Richmond: Free Workshop “Human Unity,” Theory and Practice of Inner Light Meditation. 2-4 PM, Meditation & Ecology Centre. Please pre-register: Linda, 604-985-5840.

APR 18
Vancouver: Free Workshop “Human Unity,” Theory and Practice of Inner Light Meditation. 6-9 PM, Science of Spirituality. Please pre-register: Linda, 604-985-5840.

APR 21-23
Advanced Reflexology Clinical Skills Certificate Weekend Course: 50-hour certificate course. Prerequisite: Basic Foot Reflexology Course. $375 + GST. Pacific Institute of Reflexology (604) 875-8818, www.pacificreflexology.com

APR 21-23
“Self-Inquiry and the Unfettered Self” with Dr. Kathryn Jefferies (www.kathrynjefferies.com) at Krishnamurti Educational Centre of Canada. Beautiful oceanfront setting near Victoria. Register at www.krishnamurti-canada.ca Email programs@krishnamurti-canada.ca, 250-744-3354.

APR 24
Join the Rt. Hon. Adrienne Clarkson and John Ralston Saul in conversation. “6 Degrees Vancouver: Are You Home?” 6 Degrees Vancouver will explore citizenship and inclusion in a world that demands answers now. SFU, Goldcorp Centre for the Arts. 8AM-5PM, $50. Tickets: www.6degreesvancouver.com

APR 27-30
Alex Grey & Allyson Grey in Vancouver: Join these world-renowned visionary artists for a unique series of events that showcase the interconnection of art, consciousness, community and culture. www.apparentproductions.com

APR 27-MAY 11 (& other dates)
NLP & Hypnosis Certification Trainings in Whistler, BC: Act now to save $1,000 / Apr 27-May11: NLP Master Practitioner / Sept 18-23: NLP Practitioner / Oct 21-Nov 6: NLP Trainer’s Training Level / Nov 8-12: Hypnosis Trainer’s Training. www.greatnessu.com, 1-866-939-8862

APR 29
A day in Vancouver with poet David Whyte: Half A Shade Braver: The Foundational Elements of A Courageous, Everyday Life. 10-4PM, Canadian Memorial United Church, 1825 W. 16th Ave. Tickets: banyen.com, 604-737-8858.

APR 29-30
The Face in the Mirror: Weekend Zen Meditation Retreat with renowned Zen Buddhist teacher Hogen Bays Roshi. Saturday, 9-6PM, Sunday 9-4PM. Bridge & Enrich Lives Society, 718 E. 20th Ave, Vancouver. $75/concessions. Register/Info: shawcross@shaw.ca, Facebook @North Shore Zendo.

APR 29-MAY 1
Become a Medical Intuitive: Join 4th generation psychic Tina Zion. Develop your inner sight & healer within. Beginners/Advanced welcome. Inner Evolution Centre, Vancouver. Call Dana to register: 604-885-9793. Details: www.danalouisewilliams.com/become-a-medical-intuitive

MAY 3
Clearmind presents “What the World Needs Now: Vulnerable Leadership” with Duane & Catherine O’Kane. Italian Cultural Centre, 3075 Slocan St., Vancouver. 7:30PM sharp. Free entry with display ad on this page. www.clearmind.com

MAY 4
Free book discussion – “Eck Wisdom on Inner Guidance” by Harold Klemp. Who can I trust when all else fails? 7:30-9PM, Metrotown Public Library, 6100 Willingdon Ave., Burnaby. Contact Sandra: 778-834-6911.

MAY 5-7
T & T Spiritual & Wellness Connections invites you to the Body, Mind & Spirit Fair. Located upstairs from the Curling Rink@ The Ridge Meadows Home Show, 4-22371 Lougheed Hwy Maple Ridge, BC. For more info, please visit fair.tandtvancouver.com

MAY 5-7
Basic Holistic Foot Reflexology Certificate Weekend Course: $375+ GST. Pacific Institute of Reflexology (604) 875-8818, www.pacificreflexology.com

MAY 6-7
3rd Annual Cannabis Hemp Conference and Expo: The Nest, UBC, Vancouver. 50 speakers including Graham Hancock, Dr. Ethan Russo & Jodie Emery. Exhibitors, panels, workshops, cooking, organic growing & more. Limited seating. Get your tickets today: www.cannabishempconference.com

MAY 11 & JUN 8
Experience a Shamanic Power Initiation at a free Open House in Vancouver, 7:30 PM. Hosted by the Institute of Shamanic Medicine. RSVP by email to info@shamanicmedicine.ca www.shamanicmedicine.ca

MAY 12-14
“The Quest for Truth” with Dr. P. Krishna (www.pkrishna.org) at Krishnamurti Educational Centre of Canada. Beautiful oceanfront setting near Victoria. Register at www.krishnamurti-canada.ca Email programs@krishnamurti-canada.ca, 250-744-3354.

MAY 27
Free Open House – Institute of Holistic Nutrition (Vancouver): Course/Career opportunities, exhibits, lectures & more. 10AM-4PM, 604 West Broadway, Ste. 300. 604-558-4000. Lecture descriptions at www.instituteofholisticnutrition.com

MAY 27-28
Inner Engineering with Sadhguru – Vancouver Convention Centre. Learn a powerful, 21-minute practice. This is an advanced level program. Pre-requisite: completion of Inner Engineering Online, which can be done in the convenience of your home. www.InnerEngineering.com, 604-900-1913.

ONGOING
APRIL SPECIAL: Two sessions on regression 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.

Reflexology Student Clinic: Enjoy a 1-hour appointment with a well trained student for only $25. Tuesday evenings only. Contact: (604) 875-8818 or chrisshirley@pacificreflexology.com

SATURDAYS
Basics of Chinese Oneness Calligraphy: Discover the art of relaxation, 10:30AM, Soul Mind Body Centre, 9-1128 West Broadway, Vancouver. 778-379-9920, SoulMindBodyCentre.com