The Great Turning: A Day of Reconnecting to Self, Community, and The World
May 1 | 10am-4:30pm | Northwestern University (Parkes 122)
Join in community for a retreat based on the teachings of Joanna Macy, The Work That Reconnects. This day of empowerment in the face of planetary suffering will be guided by practices of reflection & interactive exercises which offer resources of support and connection with others in facing the crises of our time. The retreat is grounded in a Spiral of Practice including Gratitude, Honoring our Pain for the World, Seeing with New/Ancient Eyes, & Going Forth. Lunch is provided. An optional prayer service for the Healing of Earth will be held in Alice Millar Chapel @ 5pm.
Students, staff, faculty, and community members are welcome.
Register at bit.ly/wtrNU
Eric Budzynski, Associate Director of Religious & Spiritual Life
Lucy London, Lead Organizer, Fossil Free Northwestern
Rachel Rosner, Board President, Citizens Greener Evanston