|FRIDAY, OCT 23||9:00 am – 4:00 pm Pre-Festival Workshop: Celebration of Living and Possibility|
|6:00 pm – Welcome Reception|
|7:00 pm – Opening Ceremonies and Keynote Address by Ann Mortifee|
|SATURDAY, OCT 24||7:00 am – Qi Gong|
|8:00 am – Breakfast
Note: Workshops are either 1 1/2, 3, or 6 hours long
|9:00 am – 12:15 pm – Workshops|
|12:15 pm – Lunch|
|1:30 pm – 4:45 pm – Workshops|
|6:30 pm – Global Fusion Buffet + Entertainment
Keynote Speaker: Swami Jyotihanada
|SUNDAY, OCT 25||8:00 am – Breakfast|
|9:00 am – Singing Bowls|
|9:45 am – Brian Harris / Inspirational Photography|
|10:45 am – 12:00 – Exploring Contemplative Practices|
|12:00 pm Celebrating Spirituality Lunch|
|1:30 pm – The Kandinsky Dialogue|
Full-day workshop with Ann Mortifee and Sherrill Miller. “A Celebration of Living and Possibility” will lead into InSpirit, celebrating spirituality in the arts.
Opening Reception includes an exhibition of artwork created by the workshop leaders, a reception featuring a sampling of hors d’oeuvres by some of the Okanagan’s celebrated chefs along with our local wines, and a keynote address by performing artist, best-selling author and Order of Canada inductee Ann Mortifee.
Full-day of art workshops in painting, fibre arts, calligraphy, music, dance, etc.
Morning meditation or prayer sessions led by teachers from a variety of spiritual paths and traditions, who will then be featured in a panel or roundtable discussion on “Spirituality in the Arts,” where the audience will be hugely encouraged to participate.