NEW! Spiritual Gardening, with Barbara Ford
In this exciting 4 part program, Barbara leads you on an incredible journey to new discovery and harmony right in your own back yard.
TO REGISTER Please call InSpirit Centre 289-891-7711
Part 1: Introduction to Spiritual Gardening
Saturday May 5 10:00am – 12:00noon
We begin with exploring what is spiritual gardening and explore how you can incorporate your own personal beliefs into the process. Then we move on to discover a variety of significant plants and herbs to be included into your garden and why. Part of this time will also include discussions on soil and garden preparation.
*in this session you will also receive some seeds and small plants to help you get started
Part 2: Creating A Sacred Space
Saturday June 16 10:00am – 12:00noon
In this session the main focus is to uncover unique ways to incorporate different natural elements into your garden to help increase the peace and harmony you feel in this space. We’ll also explore different crystals that can be safely added to your garden, as well as significant symbolism, and statuary. We will also learn about ways to feel more connected to your plants and encourage growth.
We will also talk about how you garden is doing and trouble shoot any areas that you may feel you are struggling with.
Part 3: End of Summer; Harvest Preparation
Saturday August 25 10:00am – 12:00noon
In this session we will talk about the growth and maturation stages of your plants. We will explore traditional spiritual ways of preparing for harvest and discuss when and how and when it should be done. We will also discuss key elements of prepping your garden for its winter’s sleep.
Part 4: Creating Your Own Sacred Herbs & Smudges
Saturday September 8 10:00am – 12:00noon
During this hands-on session Barbara will walk you through how to wrap your herbs into smudge bundles. We will also explore different methods for drying and grinding herbs for your spiritual work. Lastly we will discover good ways to store your herbs.
*This session includes the materials needed to make smudge sticks.
Saturdays May 5, June 16, August 25, September 8 (10:00am – 12:00noon)
Cost: $215 + HST per person, includes handout material, seeds and plants, materials. to make smudge sticks. A 50% non-refundable deposit is required when you register.
TO REGISTER please call InSpirit Centre 289-891-7711