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Human Relations Laboratory 2015

August 9 through 15

 

The Path from Stuckness

to Freedom

Join us for 7 fun-filled days of social creativity and experiential learning about friendship and effective relationship at Sahale Retreat Center.

 

Contact Colette Hoff for more information.

 

 

Quest Counseling & Healing Center
         

John and Colette Hoff, gifted counselors with more than 30 years experience, have empowered countless clients to be more effective as individuals, partners, parents, and members of society. No matter what your issues, they will help--with gentleness and insight.
   

To schedule an appointment, email John or Colette

Interested in Lab?

July 20th, 6:30-9:00pm

 

Join us for dinner and conversation, to learn more about Lab. Ask any questions you may have, such as:

"What is Lab?"
"Will this help my human relations?"
"Would this be good for me?"

"I'm going! How can I prepare?" ...and more!

 

Free. No obligation. Call Elizabeth: 206-313-9803 for more info, or to RSVP.

 

Our ecoVillage project is growing into its permaculture inspired vision.

 

 

Contact Irene Perler for more information.

Art at Sahale                              

The Weavery is a space for artistic retreats, workshops and classes.

 

 

 

Contact Kirsten Rohde for more information.

Next Women's Gathering
Fall 2015
 
        

The GEC women's culture will continue gatherings in the fall. Women's Saturday meetings, and weekends, provide a context for women to further their development and enjoy the support of other women.

 

Laughter is plentiful! Stay tuned for more info..

 

Contact Hollis Ryan for more information.

Next Men's Gathering
Fall 2015

 

The Goodenough men's culture is planning its next gathering for the fall of this year.

 

Contact Bruce Perler for more information.

 

Articles and Announcements

Internships Are Available for the Serious Student of Life in Community

We are seriously seeking experienced and mature interns to further development of Sahale Retreat Center and EcoVillage, in the following areas: farming and gardening, animal husbandry, off-grid technology, facility maintenance and development, and educational programs. Please contact Irene Perler at irene_perler@hotmail.com for details.

Seasons and Cycles in Evolving Community
by John L. Hoff

... Monica Sjoo and Barbara Mor remind us that formal histories tell the stories of governments, wars, and economics. However, the story of people, average people in ordinary jobs who are trying to be good human beings by passing forward the life-sustaining sense of community and culture, are ignored.

Where Did We Come From: Understanding the Communitarian Movement

by John and Colette Hoff

... word community is used in a variety of ways, sometimes referring to people and other times to a place, and still more often as a spiritual glue that holds people together around ideas and causes. Enjoy this informative article by 2 leaders of the communitarian movement ...

  

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