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Third Tuesdays at the Star of the Sea

An Evening of Sacred Poetry: 

Please bring one or two of your favourite poems to read aloud and share with the group.These may be either your own writing, or those of another, from any tradition. You are also welcome to simply join us to listen and participate in the discussion. We will take time to listen, reflect, and consider their impact and meaning for our personal journeys in the  search for spiritual insight.

No Registration Required

Admission by Donation - As winter draws near our costs to heat our old building become very high.  Your donations are used to offset that cost.  All are welcome regardless of what they can give, please be as genrous as you are able.

 November 19th, Facilitator, Brian Day

October 15th, Facilitator, Chris Smart

On October 15, we will explore Zen Buddhist poetry. This may take the form of Haiku. Local poet Christine Smart will facilitate the evening starting with One Hundred Butterflies, a gem of a book by local poet and Zen teacher, Peter Levitt.   “When it is time for a stone to move don’t you move the stone, but wrap yourself completely around it- then the stone moves itself. This is called Nothing Doing.” P. Levitt

September 17th, Facilitator, Lorraine Gane - The Poetry of Rumi

August 20th, Facilitator, Lolla Devindisch

July 16th, Facilitator - Brian Day, Poet

June 18th - Facilitator - Chris Muscat, Poet, Deep Ecologist, Bee Keeper, Gardener, Wanderer

 

May 21st - Heather Martin and Gyllian Davies - The Poetry of Mary Oliver

April 16th - Lorraine Gane

March 19th - Facilitator, Elaina Hyde

February 19th - Facilitator, Lottie Devindisch