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MEETINGS WITH JOAN

Joan invites an open, awareness-based exploration of the living reality here-now, questioning beliefs, discovering in the moment how suffering is created, waking up from the story of our life, and recognizing the simplicity of what is. Joan’s bare-bones approach is simple, direct and down-to-earth. She points not to some future attainment, but to the immediacy of here-now and the simplicity of being just this moment, exactly as it is.

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INDIVIDUAL MEETINGS BY PHONE, SKYPE, FACETIME or IN PERSON:

Individual sessions will resume on March 1. Joan offers hour-long individual meetings by phone, Skype or FaceTime (or in person in Ashland). Meetings can now be scheduled in March and beyond. Please click here for more information about these meetings.

ON-LINE EVENTS:

Addiction, Awareness and Recovery: An Interview of Joan by Lynn Fraser for Scott Kiloby’s Radical Recovery Summit, will air the weekend of February 23 and beyond. This is a short clip. You can learn more about the series and how to watch it by clicking here.

Cancer as an Awakening Journey: Joan will be part of a new series of conversations with spiritual teachers, hosted by Grace Bubeck, focusing on life challenges. Joan’s appearance will be on Sunday, March 4 at 11 a.m. PST (7 p.m. UTC / GMT). You can learn more at Grace's website. Some details are still being firmed up on how to watch and/or participate on-line, but eventually all the information you need will be posted there.

EVENTS IN ASHLAND, OREGON:

Monthly Gatherings: The next scheduled Ashland meetings will be held from 3 to 5 p.m. on the following Sunday afternoons: March 18, April 15, May 6, June 3. Everyone is welcome. Gatherings include silence, a talk and dialog. People are encouraged to speak from their own direct experience and insight, not from second-hand ideas and beliefs.  A $5 to $20 donation is suggested, but nothing is required. Gatherings are held at Shanti River Center, 300 E. Hersey #2. The door is on the side of the building. As you enter the business park from Hersey, the door is on the side of the first building you see on your left. As you approach on foot, you'll see a sign on the door for Joan's event.

EVENTS ELSEWHERE:

Nothing is currently scheduled.

MAILING LIST:

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