A central piece of The Amazing Pepper Festival is the crowning of the Pepper King and Queen every year. As a tribute to the artisans that spend their talents and passions, we wanted to capture the past 7 years of crowns. In 2010, year three of Pepper Festival, our collaborator Kristy Yule of Briar Chapel…
A DIY Wellness Series with Chef Whitney Dane
Saturday, June 3, 2017 10 – 2 PM:
Join Creative Director Whitney Dane for a day of medicinal garden walking and product making Tea House. Join in to nurture your connection to the rhythms of the earth! Spring is a wonderful time to collect buds and new growth for your kitchen apothecary. Engage your wild appetite, taste new herbs and plants that will awaken your pallet after the long winter. We will explore uncultivated and cultivated delicacies to make a delicious spring salad and dressing to share…….
A Quarterly Storytelling Event
DEC 8, 6 – 8:30 PM:
Pecha Kucha brings people together to present and discuss ideas. Presenters have 20 slides and 20 seconds per slide to discuss. This winter event coincides with our Stephen Jenkinson Griefwalker Screening and Die Wise Workshop, therefore many of our presenters will be speaking on the topic of spirituality, healing, dying, transformation and metamorphosis in both our individual lives and broader cultural and societal contexts….
A common feature of many indigenous cultures from across the globe is the practice of music as a healing modality and means to commune with unseen realms. Songs are considered a form of medicine and may summon the spirits of ancestors, animals, plants, the sun, the earth, the moon, rivers and mountains, or the elements, in…
A DIY Sustainability Workshop
with KAREN BIRBECK • October, 9 AM – 12 PM:
Join Labyrinth meditation facilitator Karen Birbeck as she teaches us how to design and lay out a stone Labyrinth. As a group, we’ll have the opportunity to walk the very Labyrinth we make – who knows where this meditation can take us! Dress warmly. Breath deeply.
A DIY Sustainability Workshop
with KAREN BIRBECK • OCT. 17, 9 AM – 12 PM:
Join Labyrinth meditation facilitator Karen Birbeck as she explores the history, mythology, design, and practical applications of Labyrinths in our fast-paced world. As a group, we’ll lay out an actual labyrinth and have the opportunity to walk it – who knows where this meditation can take us!
In reading the astrological forecast for this week, we are encouraged (for those who aspire to make changes to their lives), to make an important transition – to heal their bodies and psyches, or regenerate in some way. The Sun (representing Ego) makes a perfect harmonizing alignment with Pluto the planet of death, rebirth, alchemy,…
Abundance NC is declaring May as “Abundance Self-Care Month.” Mostly, because I needed it and when telling Staff about it, they too needed it. Then we told a few others and they needed it too. I think most of us are busy taking care of our families and friends and businesses and projects, and I want…