If you’re interested in attending the gathering in 2012 and need more information to make your decision to attend, please refer to the details below, or email the co-ordinator of the Gathering at Findhorn email@example.com
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The schedule of the Gathering will follow the rhythms of community life;
6:30 – 7:30 – optional silent meditation in Cluny Sanctuary
7:30 – 9:00 – breakfast in Cluny Dining Room
7:45 – 8:15 – optional Taize singing in Cluny Sanctuary
8:35 – 8:55 – optional guided meditation in Cluny Sanctuary
Each morning will be split into two 90 minute sessions with a 30 minute tea break and social time in between.
Different members of the Findhorn Community will join the participants of the Gathering in each session, which will vary from group discussion / small break out groups / presentations / group bonding / sharing / free time / exploring the community.
9:00 – 10:30 – session
10:30 – 11:00 – break
11:00 – 12:30 – session
12:30 – 1:30 – lunch in Cluny Dining Room
2:00 – 3:30 – session
3:30 – 4:00 – break
4:00 – 5:30 – session
5:40 – 6:00 – optional guided meditation in Cluny Sanctuary
6:00 – 7:00 – dinner in Cluny Dining Room
7:30 – 9:30 – evening talk / free time
Topics for Daytime Discussion;
Sustainability, Education and Programming, Marketing and PR, Governance and Decision Making, Fundraising, Staffing and Volunteers, Elder Care, and the Holistic Vision, plus open space for other topics of interest that arise during our time together.
Subjects for Evening Sharings;
History and Mystery of Findhorn, Mission and Purpose, Inner Life and Nature Sharing.
A community evening in our main venue, The Universal Hall – http://www.findhorn.org/universal-hall/information/ – will be held by our dynamic chair of management, Ana Rhodes, highly skilled in group dynamics and process orientated psychology. This is an opportunity for all members of the community to engage with participants from the Gathering and explore how we can mutually support each other in our vision for a more positive and sustainable future.
Introduction to life at Findhorn;
Tour of both Campuses – Cluny Hill and The Park
Founding Principles – Meditation, Attunement, Inner Listening, Love in Action and Co-creation with Nature
Group Bonding – Discovery Games, Sacred Dance and Sharing Circles
During the Gathering there will be free time to connect more deeply with each other, join in community events, explore the arts and crafts of the community, explore the gardens, walk along the beach or visit the picturesque fishing village.
To book your place please click here this will direct you to the website of the Findhorn Foundation.