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20th Anniversary Celebration of Green Mt Monastery and 10th Anniversary of Thomas Berry’s passing

Posted May 27, 2019

20th/10thAnniversary of Green Mountain Monastery/Thomas Berry Schedule ~  May 31, June 1 and June 2      Welcome!


Friday ~ May 31, 2018

7pm ~ Visual Presentation of the History of Green Mountain Monastery and Thomas Berry.  Sharing stories of the influence of Thomas Berry.  Followed by a wine and cheese reception in the tent, featuring pieces from artists whose themes reflect The Great Work.

Saturday ~ June 1, 2019

6am ~  Zoom Call with people from around the world connecting in celebration.

8:30am ~ Chi Gong with Robert Van Horn (meet at the yurt)

10am~ Introduction to our land and bioregion with Lauren Sopher.  Students of the University of Vermont Project.  (Map of our trails attached.)

11am~  Forest Walking Meditation

12 noon~ Lunch  (pick up and eat outside)

(Anima will be preparing for the concert at 2pm, please do not use the Great Room. TY)

2pm~ Anima Concert, Unveiling of Stained Glass Windows, Thomas Berry Award for Selfless Service.

6pm~ Supper at the monastery (donations for meals are welcome) or in town.

Sunday ~ June 2, 2019

9am –  9:30  Yoga Gaia in Yurt with Hasita Nadai

11am~  Eucharist in Great Room music with Social Band, Eugene Friesen on Cello, Pat Connelly, Sara Laurie.

Procession to the grave of Thomas Berry – Cello Tribute

12:30~  Light Lunch

2:00~  Yoga Gaia/Deep Rest in the yurt

3pm~ Hill Brewery, Bread and Puppet Museum…