Banyen’s 40th Anniversary:
Ridge Theatre, Arbutus/16th, 7PM. Includes skype-in with Ram Dass and the film Saint Misbehavin’ ... The Wavy Gravy movie. Rameshwar Das, co-author with Ram Dass of Be Love Now shares stories form the new book. Tickets $20 through Banyen, 604-737-8858, at the Ridge Box Office or online at

“Happy New Age!” Free Aquarian Christmas Party
with art show, multi-media, refreshments. Artists in attendance. Drop-in, 7-9 pm, Roundhouse Community Centre (Pacific @ Davie). 604.983.0926.

DEC 10
Introduction to Foot Reflexology
commences Certificate Weekend Training Course. Introduction 7:30PM, $10; Course $350. Pacific Institute of Reflexology (604) 875-8818

DEC 18
Wolfsong Chanting Circle:
Winter Solstice Medicine Wheel Celebration: 7-10pm. Participate singing sacred healing chants from the Spirit of the Land. At St. Mark’s Trinity, 1805 Larch St. & 2nd Ave near W. 4th Ave & McDonald St. By donation. Earthsong Healing Circles. www.shamanichealing.cominfo 604.418.9636

DEC 18-19
8th Annual International Film Festival 4Peace 2010
: Free all ages. Britannia Community Centre Auditorium, 1661 Napier Street (@Commercial Dr.),

DEC 19
Shamanic Drumming & Dreaming Circle:
Experience ‘dreamtime journeywork.’ Insight/healing with your Nature spirit guardians. New location: SPEC (Society Environment Conservation) Bldg, 2150 Maple St, & W. 6th Ave, near Arbutus St., Kitsalano, 7-9PM. By donation. Earthsong Healing Circles. 604.418.9636.

DEC 21
Meditation for Planetary Peace on the Full Moon
, Tuesday, December 21st, at 7:30PM. 2950 Laurel St, Vancouver.

DEC 25 & 26
A Happy REIKI Xmas
: 10-3pm, Level 1, Cert. Course. $300. PET & OWNER REIKI Treatments by appt. Master Michael Alaska-Japanese Usui meth. Info/map:

JAN 14-16
Diabetes Re-treat for people with Type II diabetes
, family members and caregivers. Training and information for optimal health., 604-317-4970.

JAN 16-FEB 19
Series of 6 Qigong Workshops
by the Canadian Qigong Research Society
2150 Maple Street (SPEC Building, Kitsilano). 5:30-7:00pm. $60 earlybird registration. Info:

JAN 21
Introduction to Foot Reflexology
commences Certificate Weekend Training Course. Introduction 7:30PM, $10; Course $350. Pacific Institute of Reflexology (604) 875-8818,

JAN 22-23
Sheng Zhen Healing QiGong with Master Li Jun Feng. Experience the QiGong of Unconditional Love! Beginners welcome. Coast Plaza Hotel downtown. 9:30-5PM. Pre-registration required. $175 earlybird registration before December 20. Info:

JAN 27
“Down on the Farm” – FarmFolk/CityFolk
photographer Brian Harris talk & multimedia show highlighting the most compelling aspects of his past 4 years photographing and meeting with our local sustainable farmers. 7-9pm, Ferry Building Gallery, 1414 Argyle Avenue, West Vancouver. $13. Call to pre-register: 604-925-7270. Course# 769068. Limited seating. Harris/FFCFphotography Preview:


Spiritual yoga based on the work of Swami Radha. Connect with Divine Light. Sliding pay scale. Classes daily AM/PM.


SOS (Science of Spirituality): See Resource Directory listing in Spiritual Practices for schedule in Richmond, Vancouver & Victoria. 604-277-1247.
All Welcome.

Centre for Spiritual Living: Join us every Sunday @ 11 AM for spiritual teachings and great music at #08-1880 Triumph Street (at Victoria Drive), Vancouver. Info: 604-321-1225,


Potluck Event & Garden Party! Join us at 7pm the first Tues. of every Month for an organic, homemade potluck dinner. Bring something creative & enjoy our community garden in the parking lot. Ethical Kitchen, 1600 Mckay Rd., North Van. 604-988-6280.

Reflexology Student Clinic 6–10pm. One-hour sessions $20. By appointment only. Pacific Institute of Reflexology (604) 875-8818.