Join Buddhist teacher and social activist Michael Stone for a lecture on transforming stress, anxiety and turbulent emotions into positive forms of social change, titled "Embodying our Values: Mindfulness & Social Change".
Michael Stone is often described as a cross between a spiritual teacher & public intellectual. His ability to integrate traditional contemplative teachings from his studies in Yoga, Zen & Vipassana, with the insights of Western Psychology, gives him a unique voice for a new generation of students integrating mindfulness with the demands of their busy lives. He is the author of numerous books & his podcasts enjoy an enormous following. He lives in B.C.
Michael has an ongoing relationship with Regina and has visited the city to teach workshops in 2010, 2011, and 2012. These visits are often coordinated by an diverse group of individuals with an interest in Michael’s practice. This public talk is being co-presented with the support of Dream Agreement, Knox Metropolitan United Church, Briarpatch Magazine, and Volunteer Power!
Everyone is welcome.
Admission is by donation, the suggested fee is $20.
No one will be turned away for lack of funds.
Special thanks to event partners: Briarpatch Magazine and Knox Metropolitan United Church for making this event possible!
We look forward to seeing you there!
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