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“The Work That Reconnects” – A workshop for changemakers in Surrey
January 17, 2015 @ 10:00 am - 4:30 pmFree
The Village Surrey Transition Initiative is hosting a day-long workshop on “The Work That Reconnects” on Saturday, January 17, 2015. This workshop is intended for people in Surrey who are working towards a more sustainable and resilient community.
The workshop will run from 10:00am to 4:30pm and will take place at the beautiful Surrey Nature Centre. The workshop is free and a light lunch will be provided. Details of the workshop content are included below.
Please register here: http://wtrsurrey.eventbrite.ca
We are limiting registration to 15 participants. If the workshop is full, please add your name to the waitlist and you will be contacted is space opens up.
Here is a description of the workshop:
This experiential workshop will introduce Joanna Macy’s the “Work That Reconnects” and offer participants a chance to connect with their place on earth and find a way to keep moving forward with courage and an open heart.
Drawing from deep ecology, systems theory and spiritual traditions, the “Work That Reconnects” builds motivation, creativity, courage and solidarity for the transition to a sustainable human culture. First emerging in 1978, this pioneering, open-source body of work has its roots in the teachings and experiential methods of Joanna Macy.
The “Work That Reconnects” has inspired thousands of people to take heart and work together for the sake of life on Earth, despite rapidly worsening social and ecological conditions. It has also inspired people to co-create experiential practices that serve the Work in specific groups and settings.
Learn more about “The Work That Reconnects” here: http://workthatreconnects.org/
Facilitators for this workshop are Edith MacHattie and Heather Kelly. Both have trained with Joanna Macy. We are grateful to the City of Surrey for funding through the Community Connection Initiative.