A four-part guided experience spanning four months offered by Creative Community, Inc and made possible in part by a gift from the Rod and Eileen Rachinski Trust. Three monthly online 60-90 minute sessions culminating with a gathering at Kalien Retreat near Nashville. Limited to three people per experience and only four experiences will be offered per year.
Led by Randy Elrod—a genial guide whose purpose is encouraging people to find out who they are so they can live their lives fully.
Three Online Experiences
First Month: Exploring Your Creative Potential – Mind
Second Month: Exploring Your Emotional Potential – Soul
Third Month: Exploring Your Spiritual Potential – Spirit
At each online session participants will enjoy a guided experience:
—a brief introduction
—revealing pre-chosen essential word(s) for each aspect
—exploring those words and their impact
—writing an essay (500 words or less) based on your pre-chosen word(s) and optional verbal reading of essay to each other
—a time of questions and discussion
—a brief conclusion
Culminating With A Gathering at Kalien
Fourth Month: Exploring Your Physical Potential – Body
Each participant will be guided in:
—opportunities for physical experience(s): meditation walks, vision quests, communal meals, wine tasting, secret rite, etc. (participant chooses their preferred types of physical experiences)
—creating a personal circle of life
—bringing an item of personal significance
—a guided sacred ceremony (at Cinqwani)
—culinary experiences together
Cost: $899. Registration can be paid upfront or in four equal payments of $236. (includes 5% setup fee) HERE. Cost includes your guide, the gathering space at Kalien, all experiences, four gourmet meals with wine flights, cocktails, and materials.
***Cost does not include travel, lodging or additional meals for the gathering.
Private lodging with amenities is available for three people at Kalien. They will be booked on a first-come-first-serve basis.
Keefer-Roberts Cabin (Queen Bed)—A secluded and private deluxe cabin. Discounted price: $69 per night plus $60 cleaning fee.
Lodge Bedroom (Queen Bed) and bath at our farmhouse (if an additional person chooses hostel-style lodging bathroom will be shared) Discounted price: $39 per night plus $40 cleaning fee.
Affordable Hostel-Like Lodging for one in the basement of the Kalien farmhouse features a comfortable leather sofa or blow-up bed and a shared bathroom. Discounted price: $19 per night plus $30 cleaning fee.
Limited deluxe lodging is sometimes available at Butterfly Hollow Bed and Breakfast only four miles away for $159 to $209 per night and includes breakfast.
Spring Experience: One online 60-90 minute session each month: December 2019, January 2020, February 2020. Dates TBD jointly by participants’ availability. Gathering at Kalien Retreat: Mar. 20-22, 2020
Summer Experience: One online 60-90 minute session each month: Mar, April, May 2020. Dates TBD jointly by participants’ availability. Gathering at Kalien Retreat: June 19-21, 2020
Autumn Experience: One online 60-90 minute session each month: June, July, August 2020. Dates TBD jointly by participants’ availability. Gathering at Kalien Retreat: September 18-20
Winter Experience: One online 60-90 minute session each month: September, October, November 2020. Dates TBD jointly by participants’ availability. Gathering at Kalien Retreat: December 18-20, 2020
Please note: Each experience is limited to three participants on a first-come-first-served basis. Reservations are not guaranteed until full payment or first installment is received.