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299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
914-941-4455 www.mariandale.org

July 2019

Healing Response to Church Crisis Conference

July 18 @ 5:00 pm - July 21 @ 10:00 am
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$350

This conference will attempt to both articulate the depth of crisis of the Church and potential healing responses.

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Yoga for Relaxation, Rejuvenation, and Balance, Series G

July 18 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
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The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$20

Our popular year-round Thursday evening yoga sessions help to rejuvenate your body, mind, and spirit through yoga and alignment.

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Meeting Christ in Prayer Weekend Retreat

July 26 @ 1:00 pm - July 28 @ 7:00 pm
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The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$275

"Grow in relationship with Christ by experiencing His love through Scripture and sharing with each other".

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Beautifully Rooted Women’s Retreat

July 26 @ 5:00 pm - July 28 @ 11:00 am
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$275

Join Kacey and company for a weekend to renew your body, mind, and spirit through both group presentations and self-guided exercises in this weekend retreat on the Hudson River.

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August 2019

Mindfulness and Empowerment Retreat

August 2 @ 5:00 pm - August 4 @ 10:30 am
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$325

PULSE Manifestation is an empowerment program that gives you a complete step by step process to help you create what you want in your life and eliminate the blockages that have stopped you up until now.

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Directed Summer Retreat

August 4 @ 5:00 pm - August 11 @ 11:00 am
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$700

The silent, directed retreat is a rich opportunity for sacred silence with a daily opportunity for spiritual direction.

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Living a Down to Earth Spirituality

August 4 @ 5:00 pm - August 10 @ 11:00 am
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$575

Spend some personal and communal reflection time growing in awareness and responsiveness to the pleas of Pope Francis and other spiritual leaders: to experience God’s presence in creation and to care for our sacred, common home.

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Summer Writing Workshop

August 7 @ 11:00 am - 3:30 pm
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$50

Please bring a pen and notebook or journal where we'll have a chance to explore our relationship with nature through words, images, and possibilities.

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A Spirituality of Film (Part Two): Portraits In Holiness

August 11 @ 5:00 pm - August 17 @ 1:00 pm
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$575

This guided retreat is new in theme, while also continuing the theme of spirituality as expressed in film as art/parable.

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The Healing Circle: Relax, Restore, and Return to Balance

August 12 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until September 9, 2019

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$20

"When we meet in Circle, it is with the intention to hold everyone in a sacred space with the purpose of nurturing ourselves as part of a healthier humanity."

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The ‘Me’ in Memoir

August 23 @ 5:00 pm - August 25 @ 1:00 pm
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States

As you write your memoir, you unleash your narrative self.

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September 2019

Yoga for Relaxation, Rejuvenation, and Balance

September 5 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
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The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$20

Our popular year-round Thursday evening yoga sessions help to rejuvenate your body, mind, and spirit through yoga and alignment.

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The Joyful Partnership of Tea and Poetry

September 6 @ 5:00 pm - September 8 @ 1:00 pm
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States

In this weekend retreat we will practice integrating tea and poetry into our lives by learning to keep a tea journal. We will focus the interior nature of self-care, Tea Inside, with a generous spoonful of poetry and writing.

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The Healing Circle: Relax, Restore, and Return to Balance

September 9 @ 1:00 pm - 2:30 pm
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An event every month that begins at 1:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until September 9, 2019

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$20

"When we meet in Circle, it is with the intention to hold everyone in a sacred space with the purpose of nurturing ourselves as part of a healthier humanity."

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September Writing Tuesdays

September 10 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until September 24, 2019

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$30

"Explore your creativity in response to prompts where you’ll shape your words into prose, poetry, or journal musings"

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Yoga for Relaxation, Rejuvenation, and Balance

September 12 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
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The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$20

Our popular year-round Thursday evening yoga sessions help to rejuvenate your body, mind, and spirit through yoga and alignment.

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Buddhist-Christian Dialogue

September 14 @ 10:00 am - 2:00 pm
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$40

With dialogue, we continue to explore our spiritual paths, stressing the many areas of collaboration and understanding.  This semi-annual series explores the many similarities between these two traditions. 

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September Writing Tuesdays

September 17 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until September 24, 2019

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$30

"Explore your creativity in response to prompts where you’ll shape your words into prose, poetry, or journal musings"

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Yoga for Relaxation, Rejuvenation, and Balance

September 19 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
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The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$20

Our popular year-round Thursday evening yoga sessions help to rejuvenate your body, mind, and spirit through yoga and alignment.

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Mindfulness Dialogue for Life

September 20 @ 3:00 pm - September 21 @ 3:00 pm
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$335

"Research has shown that we can indeed learn to work with the challenging aspects of life by training our minds to expand, through the practice of Mindfulness and Dialogue".

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TreeHuggers Ball: A Fundraiser for The Center at Mariandale

September 22 @ 4:30 pm - 7:00 pm
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$55

Join us on Sunday, September 22, at 4:30pm for the annual Mariandale TreeHuggers Ball, as we gather to celebrate trees in all their strength, beauty, and splendor.

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September Writing Tuesdays

September 24 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until September 24, 2019

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$30

"Explore your creativity in response to prompts where you’ll shape your words into prose, poetry, or journal musings"

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Yoga for Relaxation, Rejuvenation, and Balance

September 26 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
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(series)
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$20

Our popular year-round Thursday evening yoga sessions help to rejuvenate your body, mind, and spirit through yoga and alignment.

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October 2019

Dances of Universal Peace

October 1 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$20

Gather with us on the first Tuesday of every month for simple, meditative, joyous, multi-cultural circle dances. 

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Group Spiritual Direction: A Circle of Holy Listening

October 2
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$200

Do you sense the need to pray and share with others about your spiritual life on a regular basis?  Group Spiritual Direction is a form of spiritual companionship where 4-5 people meet once a month with a facilitator to focus on discerning and articulating God’s presence in daily life and to engage in the process of deep listening to God, self, and others. Join others who seek a greater awareness of God in all of life.   For more information, please…

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Thursday Yoga, Series A

October 3 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:15 pm on Thursday, repeating until November 8, 2019

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$100

Our popular year-round Thursday evening yoga sessions help to rejuvenate your body, mind, and spirit through yoga and alignment.  This course includes: ✥ Postures to tone, stretch, and strengthen the body and relieve tension. ✥ Safe alignment techniques to ease and optimize the effects of the poses. ✥ Meditation and breathing exercises for calming, soothing, and reducing stress. Wear comfortable clothing. Bring a blanket or two, a towel, and a mat.  Please eat lightly; no less than one hour before class. Date &…

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Buddhism 101: What is Buddhism?

October 5 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until April 4, 2020

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$200

Are there any Buddhist ideas that can help me in finding my spiritual path or strengthening it? How can I use meditation to change my life? This course is a review of the most important teachings in Buddhism emphasizing how they can have an impact on your happiness and in your life. Date & Time: Oct. 5, Oct. 19, Nov. 2, Nov. 16, Dec. 14, Jan. 11, Jan 25, Feb. 8, Feb. 22, March 7, 21, and April 4, from…

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Photography and Meditation

October 5 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$60

This workshop is designed to cultivate mindful awareness, stimulate the senses, and open channels to seeing anew. Bringing the integration of meditation and the arts, Joy Baum will facilitate an ever expanding vision that will open your hearts to the compassion within and your mind’s eye to the beauty surrounding us all. The workshop will include both indoor and outdoor space incorporating the natural habitats, surrounding views and magnificent setting. Special equipment is not required, any digital camera, phone or…

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Aging Contemplatively

October 8 @ 6:00 pm - October 9 @ 4:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00 pm on day First of the month, repeating indefinitely

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$900

A Year-Long, Six Session, Extended Retreat for Women and Men: The years from middle age onward can be lived deeply and fruitfully.  As we listen in a special way through these years of spiritual opportunity, to the natural processes occurring in our bodies, hearts, energy and intuition, we hear the invitation to move forward gently, gracefully and contemplatively, embracing all that our God might be extending to us. This year-long contemplative program is an offshoot of the center’s popular Contemplative…

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Thursday Yoga, Series A

October 10 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:15 pm on Thursday, repeating until November 8, 2019

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$100

Our popular year-round Thursday evening yoga sessions help to rejuvenate your body, mind, and spirit through yoga and alignment.  This course includes: ✥ Postures to tone, stretch, and strengthen the body and relieve tension. ✥ Safe alignment techniques to ease and optimize the effects of the poses. ✥ Meditation and breathing exercises for calming, soothing, and reducing stress. Wear comfortable clothing. Bring a blanket or two, a towel, and a mat.  Please eat lightly; no less than one hour before class. Date &…

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Rewards of Focusing: Writing without Distractions

October 11 @ 5:00 pm - October 14 @ 1:00 pm
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$350

Focus is the feature that drives all aspects of a story. We establish and sustain an effective piece of writing is through the process of focusing, and having finding time and a place to write. On this retreat, we will work on material in progress and on short writing assignments offered each day.  There will be plenty of time for discussing problems and suggesting solutions. Whether the goal is to work on material in progress, or to simply focus on…

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Enneagram Day: Circle of Self Knowledge

October 12 @ 10:00 am - 3:30 pm
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$60

Get to know yourself better at any age. Spend an illuminating day experiencing how the Enneagram, an ancient spiritual tool, can help move us toward becoming our better selves. Once we identify our primary personality type on the Enneagram circle, we can practice ways of praying that enable us to transform our weaknesses into strengths. Date & Time:  Saturday, October 12,  from 10am to 3:30pm Presenter: Nancy Erts, OP Fee: $60

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October Writing Tuesdays

October 15 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$30

Explore your creativity in response to prompts where you’ll shape your words into prose, poetry, or journal musings. Bring a favorite pen and notebook to record ideas into stories in a non-judgmental environment.  Sharing is optional. All levels of writing experience are welcome. Date & Time: Tuesdays, Oct. 15, 22, and 29, from 1 to 3pm Presenter: Karen Rippstein Fee: $30 per session   About the presenter:  

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Contemplative Formation II

October 16 @ 6:00 pm - October 17 @ 4:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until April 23, 2020

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$800

“The presence of God penetrates us, is all around us, and is always embracing us.”  Thomas Keating, O.C.S.O. The spiritual journey is never a solitary one. The contemplative, in particular, needs the support of others who accept a similar path of living more fully from and into the presence of the God who is “always embracing us.” For all past participants of the Center at Mariandale’s Contemplative Formation program, this follow up program of five sessions will continue to deepen…

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Autumn Silent Directed Retreat

October 17 @ 5:00 pm - October 20 @ 1:00 pm
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$375

"If we really want to pray, we must first learn to listen, for in the silence of our hearts, God speaks." ~ Mother Teresa This is a time to reflect on where we come from, who we are, and where we are going; it is a time to turn our lives more faithfully to our Potter God, who continues to mold and shape our lives. During this fall season, we are invited to smooth away the rough edges of our lives,…

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Thursday Yoga, Series A

October 17 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:15 pm on Thursday, repeating until November 8, 2019

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$100

Our popular year-round Thursday evening yoga sessions help to rejuvenate your body, mind, and spirit through yoga and alignment.  This course includes: ✥ Postures to tone, stretch, and strengthen the body and relieve tension. ✥ Safe alignment techniques to ease and optimize the effects of the poses. ✥ Meditation and breathing exercises for calming, soothing, and reducing stress. Wear comfortable clothing. Bring a blanket or two, a towel, and a mat.  Please eat lightly; no less than one hour before class. Date &…

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Buddhism 101: What is Buddhism?

October 19 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every 2 weeks that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until April 4, 2020

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$200

Are there any Buddhist ideas that can help me in finding my spiritual path or strengthening it? How can I use meditation to change my life? This course is a review of the most important teachings in Buddhism emphasizing how they can have an impact on your happiness and in your life. Date & Time: Oct. 5, Oct. 19, Nov. 2, Nov. 16, Dec. 14, Jan. 11, Jan 25, Feb. 8, Feb. 22, March 7, 21, and April 4, from…

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Hands, Hearts, and Healing Touch

October 20 @ 10:30 am - 5:30 pm
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$90

Learn specific energy healing methods for stress relief, pain management, and self-care that you can use right away to help loved ones as well as yourself. While this workshop is not a full length Healing Touch class, our focus will be on deepening understanding and developing confidence in your natural ability to do this sacred work. You will learn simple steps for inner preparation, guiding principles and exchange hands on practice from the Healing Touch Program. Explore the basics about…

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October Writing Tuesdays

October 22 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$30

Explore your creativity in response to prompts where you’ll shape your words into prose, poetry, or journal musings. Bring a favorite pen and notebook to record ideas into stories in a non-judgmental environment.  Sharing is optional. All levels of writing experience are welcome. Date & Time: Tuesdays, Oct. 15, 22, and 29, from 1 to 3pm Presenter: Karen Rippstein Fee: $30 per session   About the presenter:  

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Thursday Yoga, Series A

October 24 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 6:15 pm on Thursday, repeating until November 8, 2019

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$100

Our popular year-round Thursday evening yoga sessions help to rejuvenate your body, mind, and spirit through yoga and alignment.  This course includes: ✥ Postures to tone, stretch, and strengthen the body and relieve tension. ✥ Safe alignment techniques to ease and optimize the effects of the poses. ✥ Meditation and breathing exercises for calming, soothing, and reducing stress. Wear comfortable clothing. Bring a blanket or two, a towel, and a mat.  Please eat lightly; no less than one hour before class. Date &…

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Photography and Meditation: Telling Your Story

October 26 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$75

This one-day workshop is designed for those who have been trying to break out of their usual visual box. It is open to all those who love using the camera as a source of inspiration and introspection.  It is designed to help bring you to the creation of your own personal narrative in the visual sense. Meditation and visualization are empowering tools to focus the mind, enhance consciousness and self-awareness. We will work on eliminating inner distraction allowing for enhanced…

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Julian of Norwich: The Woman, Her World, and Her Book

October 26 @ 9:30 am - 3:00 pm
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$60

Come meet an extraordinary 14th Century woman who produced the first book written in English by a woman, “The Revelations of Divine Love.” A woman of her time, her timeless experience of a series of revelations (showings) would revolutionize future generations’ experience of God, Jesus Christ, the meaning of suffering, and the standard by which we judge our relationships with each other. Date & Time: Sat., Oct. 26, from 9:30am to 3:00pm Presenter: Jo-Ann Iannotti, OP Fee: $60 (includes lunch)…

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How to Live Without Fear

October 26 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until November 24, 2019

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$60

Join us for inspirations from the Heart Sutra. Fear is an emotion that controls us at times impairing our ability to enjoy life. We fear death, illness, disappointment, rejection, loneliness.  We need to find ways to transform this emotion. The Heart Sutra is one of the essentials teachings of the Buddha which emphasizes the ability to be fearless by the way we learn to understand the world. Using the Heart Sutra as a basis, we will explore ways to help…

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October Writing Tuesdays

October 29 @ 1:00 pm - 3:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 1:00 pm on Tuesday, repeating until October 30, 2019

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$30

Explore your creativity in response to prompts where you’ll shape your words into prose, poetry, or journal musings. Bring a favorite pen and notebook to record ideas into stories in a non-judgmental environment.  Sharing is optional. All levels of writing experience are welcome. Date & Time: Tuesdays, Oct. 15, 22, and 29, from 1 to 3pm Presenter: Karen Rippstein Fee: $30 per session   About the presenter:  

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Thursday Yoga, Series A

October 31 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:15 pm on Thursday, repeating until November 8, 2019

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$100

Our popular year-round Thursday evening yoga sessions help to rejuvenate your body, mind, and spirit through yoga and alignment.  This course includes: ✥ Postures to tone, stretch, and strengthen the body and relieve tension. ✥ Safe alignment techniques to ease and optimize the effects of the poses. ✥ Meditation and breathing exercises for calming, soothing, and reducing stress. Wear comfortable clothing. Bring a blanket or two, a towel, and a mat.  Please eat lightly; no less than one hour before class. Date &…

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November 2019

Crafters and Quilters Fall Retreat

November 1 @ 5:00 pm - November 3 @ 3:00 pm
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$225

Gather with a lovely group of creative, talented, and friendly people to work on your oldest unfinished project (quilting, sewing, knitting, painting), and complete it, or re-make it into something surprisingly new. Through prayer services and stories we will remember those ‘saints and souls’ that have affected and changed our lives, as well as those whose lives we are touching and influencing in the present and for the future. Please bring any special equipment you need for your project. Date…

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Buddhism 101: What is Buddhism?

November 2 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every 2 weeks that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until April 4, 2020

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$200

Are there any Buddhist ideas that can help me in finding my spiritual path or strengthening it? How can I use meditation to change my life? This course is a review of the most important teachings in Buddhism emphasizing how they can have an impact on your happiness and in your life. Date & Time: Oct. 5, Oct. 19, Nov. 2, Nov. 16, Dec. 14, Jan. 11, Jan 25, Feb. 8, Feb. 22, March 7, 21, and April 4, from…

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Mindfulness and Empowerment PULSE Workshop

November 2 @ 9:30 am
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$95

"PULSE is a dynamic, easy to learn, extremely effective technique that empowers you intentionally to create more or what you want in your life while at the same time helps you release what is blocking you"

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Spirituality on Film (Part Two): Portraits in Holiness

November 3 @ 5:00 pm - November 9 @ 1:00 pm
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$525

“…for Christ plays in ten thousand places”  –  Gerard Manley Hopkins This guided retreat is new in theme, while also continuing the theme of spirituality as expressed in film as art/parable.  Through the format of morning presentations and evening film screenings (all new), our exploration of various ‘portraits in holiness’ will hopefully lead us to personal prayer (with daily suggestions). Eucharist will also be celebrated. Please bring a Bible and notebook. Presentations will include: The ‘voice of God’s heart’ –…

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Dances of Universal Peace

November 5 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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(series)
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$20

Gather with us on the first Tuesday of every month for simple, meditative, joyous, multi-cultural circle dances. 

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Thursday Yoga, Series A

November 7 @ 6:15 pm - 7:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 6:15 pm on Thursday, repeating until November 8, 2019

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$100

Our popular year-round Thursday evening yoga sessions help to rejuvenate your body, mind, and spirit through yoga and alignment.  This course includes: ✥ Postures to tone, stretch, and strengthen the body and relieve tension. ✥ Safe alignment techniques to ease and optimize the effects of the poses. ✥ Meditation and breathing exercises for calming, soothing, and reducing stress. Wear comfortable clothing. Bring a blanket or two, a towel, and a mat.  Please eat lightly; no less than one hour before class. Date &…

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How to Live Without Fear

November 9 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until November 24, 2019

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$60

Join us for inspirations from the Heart Sutra. Fear is an emotion that controls us at times impairing our ability to enjoy life. We fear death, illness, disappointment, rejection, loneliness.  We need to find ways to transform this emotion. The Heart Sutra is one of the essentials teachings of the Buddha which emphasizes the ability to be fearless by the way we learn to understand the world. Using the Heart Sutra as a basis, we will explore ways to help…

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A Writer’s Fall Workshop

November 9 @ 11:00 am - 3:30 pm
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$50

Join us in this day for you, as a writer. Let's explore deeper self-awareness and new outlets for creativity as we seek clarity, simplicity, and silence crossing over to the winter side of life. Our inner wisdom will guide us towards a solid piece of writing to share in a non-judgmental environment. Date & Time: Sat., Nov. 9, from 11am to 3:30pm Presenter: Karen Rippstein Fee: $50 About the presenter:

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Prophet Jesus and the Virgin Mary in Islam

November 10 @ 2:00 pm - 5:00 pm
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
Free Will

This presentation will cover how revered and important the Prophet Jesus and the Virgin Mary  (Pbut) are to Muslims. The Virgin Mary (Pbut) is the only woman that has a Chapter or Surah (19th) named after her in the Quran, the holy book for Muslims. The Surah (Chapter) is called Maryam (Mary). (Pbut: Peace be upon them.) Date & Time: Sun., Nov. 10, from 2 to 5pm Presenter: Ola Nosseir Fee: Free will offering, Refreshments will be served.  

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Contemplative Formation II

November 13 @ 6:00 pm - November 14 @ 4:00 pm
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An event every month that begins at 6:00 pm on day Second of the month, repeating until April 23, 2020

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$800

“The presence of God penetrates us, is all around us, and is always embracing us.”  Thomas Keating, O.C.S.O. The spiritual journey is never a solitary one. The contemplative, in particular, needs the support of others who accept a similar path of living more fully from and into the presence of the God who is “always embracing us.” For all past participants of the Center at Mariandale’s Contemplative Formation program, this follow up program of five sessions will continue to deepen…

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Create-away Quilt and Craft Weekend

November 15 @ 4:00 pm - November 17 @ 1:00 pm
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$175

Enjoy creative time and space in an inspiring and well-lit environment.  This “instructor-free” weekend retreat is designed for quilters and other crafters who want a quiet weekend to work on personal projects.  The center will provide table space  and ironing boards for quilters. Date & Time: Fri., Nov. 15, at 4pm, through Sun., Nov. 17 at 1pm Presenter: The Patchwork and Prayer Ministry Fee: $175 (all-inclusive), Commuters $85  

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Buddhism 101: What is Buddhism?

November 16 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until April 4, 2020

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$200

Are there any Buddhist ideas that can help me in finding my spiritual path or strengthening it? How can I use meditation to change my life? This course is a review of the most important teachings in Buddhism emphasizing how they can have an impact on your happiness and in your life. Date & Time: Oct. 5, Oct. 19, Nov. 2, Nov. 16, Dec. 14, Jan. 11, Jan 25, Feb. 8, Feb. 22, March 7, 21, and April 4, from…

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Bounce Back: The Fun Way

November 16 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$25

Have fun exploring how laughter, nature and movement can help you bounce back into a state of well-being that helps you move forward. The workshop will be infused with experiencing mindfulness towards the healing qualities of laughter yoga, nature and physical movement. There is a meditative, creative component at the end, this helps to create a moment to take home with you for continued inspiration. Date & Time: Sat., Nov. 16, from 10am to 12pm Presenter: Linda Parker Fee: $25…

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Quilt and Craft Market: A Fundraiser for The Mariandale Center

November 17 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
Free

The Quilt and Craft Market will offer a variety of quilted and handcrafted items for sale, ideal for holidays, special occasions, and housewarming gifts. 

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How to Live Without Fear

November 23 @ 10:00 am - 12:00 pm
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 10:00 am on Saturday, repeating until November 24, 2019

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$60

Join us for inspirations from the Heart Sutra. Fear is an emotion that controls us at times impairing our ability to enjoy life. We fear death, illness, disappointment, rejection, loneliness.  We need to find ways to transform this emotion. The Heart Sutra is one of the essentials teachings of the Buddha which emphasizes the ability to be fearless by the way we learn to understand the world. Using the Heart Sutra as a basis, we will explore ways to help…

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Gratitude and Incarnation

November 23 @ 10:00 am - 3:00 pm
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$60

As we prepare for the celebrations of Thanksgiving, Advent, and Christmas, come gather with others who desire to develop a genuine, consistent sense of gratitude for "God with us" always, in all ways. Increase your level of conscious awareness of God's presence and graciousness by way of brief presentations, discussion, guided meditation, and faith sharing. Date & Time: Sat., Nov. 23, from 10am to 3pm Presenter: Nancy Erts, OP Fee: $60 (Includes lunch)  

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Buddhism 101: What is Buddhism?

November 30 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
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An event every 2 weeks that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until April 4, 2020

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$200

Are there any Buddhist ideas that can help me in finding my spiritual path or strengthening it? How can I use meditation to change my life? This course is a review of the most important teachings in Buddhism emphasizing how they can have an impact on your happiness and in your life. Date & Time: Oct. 5, Oct. 19, Nov. 2, Nov. 16, Dec. 14, Jan. 11, Jan 25, Feb. 8, Feb. 22, March 7, 21, and April 4, from…

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December 2019

Dances of Universal Peace

December 3 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
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(series)
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$20

Gather with us on the first Tuesday of every month for simple, meditative, joyous, multi-cultural circle dances. 

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Advent Agape, “LoveFeast” 

December 4 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
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An event every week that begins at 11:30 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 19, 2019

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States

Join others in experiencing the adventure of saying "Yes" to Jesus's coming to us in History, Mystery and Majestry. During three Wednesdays of Advent, a presenter will lead us in prayer.  The presenter will join us for a simple autumn/winter feast, and offer a reflection and conversation on one of the ways Jesus Christ continues to be present in our lives. Each week will be a different presenter. More information will be available on our website nearer the date. Date…

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Advent Taize Prayer

December 4 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
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An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 19, 2019

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
Free

Find peace and balance in your silent reflective time at Advent Taize this holiday season. Join us at the Center at Mariandale's lovely chapel for an ecumenical evening prayer service modeled upon those designed by the inter-denominational Christian community of Taize, France. These sacred candlelight services include beautiful seasonal chants and songs and the reading of a psalm and gospel passage, followed by a generous time of silence for personal reflection, prayer of intercession for global needs, and closing prayer.…

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Healing the Healer: A Mindfulness And Dialogue For Life (DfL) Workshop

December 6 @ 3:00 pm - December 7 @ 3:00 pm
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$335

"Research has shown that we can indeed learn to work with the challenging aspects of life by training our minds to expand, through the practice of Mindfulness and Dialogue".

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Advent Agape, “LoveFeast” 

December 11 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:30 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 19, 2019

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States

Join others in experiencing the adventure of saying "Yes" to Jesus's coming to us in History, Mystery and Majestry. During three Wednesdays of Advent, a presenter will lead us in prayer.  The presenter will join us for a simple autumn/winter feast, and offer a reflection and conversation on one of the ways Jesus Christ continues to be present in our lives. Each week will be a different presenter. More information will be available on our website nearer the date. Date…

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Advent Taize Prayer

December 11 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 19, 2019

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
Free

Find peace and balance in your silent reflective time at Advent Taize this holiday season. Join us at the Center at Mariandale's lovely chapel for an ecumenical evening prayer service modeled upon those designed by the inter-denominational Christian community of Taize, France. These sacred candlelight services include beautiful seasonal chants and songs and the reading of a psalm and gospel passage, followed by a generous time of silence for personal reflection, prayer of intercession for global needs, and closing prayer.…

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Buddhism 101: What is Buddhism?

December 14 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every 2 weeks that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until April 4, 2020

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$200

Are there any Buddhist ideas that can help me in finding my spiritual path or strengthening it? How can I use meditation to change my life? This course is a review of the most important teachings in Buddhism emphasizing how they can have an impact on your happiness and in your life. Date & Time: Oct. 5, Oct. 19, Nov. 2, Nov. 16, Dec. 14, Jan. 11, Jan 25, Feb. 8, Feb. 22, March 7, 21, and April 4, from…

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Advent Agape, “LoveFeast” 

December 18 @ 11:30 am - 1:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 11:30 am on Wednesday, repeating until December 19, 2019

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States

Join others in experiencing the adventure of saying "Yes" to Jesus's coming to us in History, Mystery and Majestry. During three Wednesdays of Advent, a presenter will lead us in prayer.  The presenter will join us for a simple autumn/winter feast, and offer a reflection and conversation on one of the ways Jesus Christ continues to be present in our lives. Each week will be a different presenter. More information will be available on our website nearer the date. Date…

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Advent Taize Prayer

December 18 @ 7:00 pm - 8:00 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every week that begins at 7:00 pm on Wednesday, repeating until December 19, 2019

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
Free

Find peace and balance in your silent reflective time at Advent Taize this holiday season. Join us at the Center at Mariandale's lovely chapel for an ecumenical evening prayer service modeled upon those designed by the inter-denominational Christian community of Taize, France. These sacred candlelight services include beautiful seasonal chants and songs and the reading of a psalm and gospel passage, followed by a generous time of silence for personal reflection, prayer of intercession for global needs, and closing prayer.…

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Buddhism 101: What is Buddhism?

December 28 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every 2 weeks that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until April 4, 2020

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$200

Are there any Buddhist ideas that can help me in finding my spiritual path or strengthening it? How can I use meditation to change my life? This course is a review of the most important teachings in Buddhism emphasizing how they can have an impact on your happiness and in your life. Date & Time: Oct. 5, Oct. 19, Nov. 2, Nov. 16, Dec. 14, Jan. 11, Jan 25, Feb. 8, Feb. 22, March 7, 21, and April 4, from…

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January 2020

Dances of Universal Peace

January 7, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
(series)
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$20

Gather with us on the first Tuesday of every month for simple, meditative, joyous, multi-cultural circle dances. 

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Buddhism 101: What is Buddhism?

January 11, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every 2 weeks that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until April 4, 2020

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$200

Are there any Buddhist ideas that can help me in finding my spiritual path or strengthening it? How can I use meditation to change my life? This course is a review of the most important teachings in Buddhism emphasizing how they can have an impact on your happiness and in your life. Date & Time: Oct. 5, Oct. 19, Nov. 2, Nov. 16, Dec. 14, Jan. 11, Jan 25, Feb. 8, Feb. 22, March 7, 21, and April 4, from…

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Buddhism 101: What is Buddhism?

January 25, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every 2 weeks that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until April 4, 2020

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$200

Are there any Buddhist ideas that can help me in finding my spiritual path or strengthening it? How can I use meditation to change my life? This course is a review of the most important teachings in Buddhism emphasizing how they can have an impact on your happiness and in your life. Date & Time: Oct. 5, Oct. 19, Nov. 2, Nov. 16, Dec. 14, Jan. 11, Jan 25, Feb. 8, Feb. 22, March 7, 21, and April 4, from…

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February 2020

Dances of Universal Peace

February 4, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
(series)
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$20

Gather with us on the first Tuesday of every month for simple, meditative, joyous, multi-cultural circle dances. 

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Buddhism 101: What is Buddhism?

February 8, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every 2 weeks that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until April 4, 2020

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$200

Are there any Buddhist ideas that can help me in finding my spiritual path or strengthening it? How can I use meditation to change my life? This course is a review of the most important teachings in Buddhism emphasizing how they can have an impact on your happiness and in your life. Date & Time: Oct. 5, Oct. 19, Nov. 2, Nov. 16, Dec. 14, Jan. 11, Jan 25, Feb. 8, Feb. 22, March 7, 21, and April 4, from…

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Contemplative Formation II

February 19, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - February 20, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$800

“The presence of God penetrates us, is all around us, and is always embracing us.”  Thomas Keating, O.C.S.O. The spiritual journey is never a solitary one. The contemplative, in particular, needs the support of others who accept a similar path of living more fully from and into the presence of the God who is “always embracing us.” For all past participants of the Center at Mariandale’s Contemplative Formation program, this follow up program of five sessions will continue to deepen…

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Buddhism 101: What is Buddhism?

February 22, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every 2 weeks that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until April 4, 2020

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$200

Are there any Buddhist ideas that can help me in finding my spiritual path or strengthening it? How can I use meditation to change my life? This course is a review of the most important teachings in Buddhism emphasizing how they can have an impact on your happiness and in your life. Date & Time: Oct. 5, Oct. 19, Nov. 2, Nov. 16, Dec. 14, Jan. 11, Jan 25, Feb. 8, Feb. 22, March 7, 21, and April 4, from…

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March 2020

Dances of Universal Peace

March 3, 2020 @ 7:00 pm - 8:30 pm
|Recurring Event (See all)
(series)
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$20

Gather with us on the first Tuesday of every month for simple, meditative, joyous, multi-cultural circle dances. 

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Buddhism 101: What is Buddhism?

March 7, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every 2 weeks that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until April 4, 2020

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$200

Are there any Buddhist ideas that can help me in finding my spiritual path or strengthening it? How can I use meditation to change my life? This course is a review of the most important teachings in Buddhism emphasizing how they can have an impact on your happiness and in your life. Date & Time: Oct. 5, Oct. 19, Nov. 2, Nov. 16, Dec. 14, Jan. 11, Jan 25, Feb. 8, Feb. 22, March 7, 21, and April 4, from…

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Contemplative Formation II

March 18, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - March 19, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$800

“The presence of God penetrates us, is all around us, and is always embracing us.”  Thomas Keating, O.C.S.O. The spiritual journey is never a solitary one. The contemplative, in particular, needs the support of others who accept a similar path of living more fully from and into the presence of the God who is “always embracing us.” For all past participants of the Center at Mariandale’s Contemplative Formation program, this follow up program of five sessions will continue to deepen…

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Buddhism 101: What is Buddhism?

March 21, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every 2 weeks that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until April 4, 2020

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$200

Are there any Buddhist ideas that can help me in finding my spiritual path or strengthening it? How can I use meditation to change my life? This course is a review of the most important teachings in Buddhism emphasizing how they can have an impact on your happiness and in your life. Date & Time: Oct. 5, Oct. 19, Nov. 2, Nov. 16, Dec. 14, Jan. 11, Jan 25, Feb. 8, Feb. 22, March 7, 21, and April 4, from…

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April 2020

Buddhism 101: What is Buddhism?

April 4, 2020 @ 9:00 am - 11:30 am
|Recurring Event (See all)

An event every 2 weeks that begins at 9:00 am on Saturday, repeating until April 4, 2020

The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$200

Are there any Buddhist ideas that can help me in finding my spiritual path or strengthening it? How can I use meditation to change my life? This course is a review of the most important teachings in Buddhism emphasizing how they can have an impact on your happiness and in your life. Date & Time: Oct. 5, Oct. 19, Nov. 2, Nov. 16, Dec. 14, Jan. 11, Jan 25, Feb. 8, Feb. 22, March 7, 21, and April 4, from…

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Contemplative Formation II

April 22, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - April 23, 2020 @ 4:00 pm
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$800

“The presence of God penetrates us, is all around us, and is always embracing us.”  Thomas Keating, O.C.S.O. The spiritual journey is never a solitary one. The contemplative, in particular, needs the support of others who accept a similar path of living more fully from and into the presence of the God who is “always embracing us.” For all past participants of the Center at Mariandale’s Contemplative Formation program, this follow up program of five sessions will continue to deepen…

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May 2020

Mandala: Creating from the Center

May 2, 2020 @ 9:30 am - 4:00 pm
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$75

During the retreat individual mandalas are created as a form of self-expression and personal insight.

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July 2020

Dancing within the Heart of the Holy One

July 19, 2020 @ 5:00 pm - July 24, 2020 @ 1:00 pm
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$575

"This retreat will call us to deeper awareness and participation in the dance of living and loving".

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August 2020

A Healing Circle Event w/ Guest Frans Stiene

August 27, 2020 @ 6:00 pm - 7:30 pm
The Center at Mariandale, 299 N. Highland Avenue
Ossining, NY 10561 United States
$20

"Reiki shared increases compassion for oneself and others and supports a shift from surviving to thriving."

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