BRATTLEBORO — All Brown Bag Lunch Presentations take place from noon to 1 p.m. at the Robert H. Gibson River Garden, 157 Main St., and are free and open to the public.
On Tuesday, Nov. 10, Sukyo Mahikari aims to help people achieve personal spiritual growth and teaches the transmission of light energy through a practice believed to issue from the palm of the hand. Experience a one-on-one session with Susan Hebson and Laurie Katz.
On Wednesday,Nov. 11, Sadelle Wiltshire offers a brief historical look and will provide a labyrinth for a group walking exercise in reflection and holding space. Labyrinths can bring together body, mind, and spirit. Sadelle will provide "finger labyrinths" for those who want to participate but not walk. If you journal, feel free to bring it and a writing implement.
On Thursday, Nov. 12, join a conversation about the fate of our planet with a focus on global warming with Brattleboro resident Bill Pearson. In 2003, Pearson was part of The Brattleboro Climate Protection Task Force who created The Climate Action Plan: A Plan to Save Energy and Reduce Greenhouse Gas Emissions.
On Friday, Nov. 13, experience and learn about a wide array of complementary options for your health and wellness. The Expo will take place at the River Garden from 11 a.m. to 4 p.m. with over 20 professional practitioners and educational workshops. The event is in lieu of a Brown Bag Lunch.
Performers as well as speakers of all kinds are invited to be a part of this series. If interested, please stop at the Stroll office at the River Garden, or call 802-246-0982. During November, the Gallery at The River Garden will feature The Golden Cage a collaborative with Vermont Folklife Center, Chris Urban, Caleb Kenna, sponsored by the Vermont Humanities Council and The Beauty of Relaxation by Maureen Mansfield.