Join me for an unforgettable Plant Spirit Retreat at Still Meadow Retreat Center in Damascus, Oregon, June 20-22 over the Summer Solstice!
Imagine: An amazing weekend filled with fire ceremonies, guided meditations, edible & medicinal plant identification walks, herbal smoking blends, medicine bag making, plus intuitive training and third eye activations with my co-teacher, professional psychic medium Brandon Kaye!
This retreat is for you if:
* You love nature and plants especially
* You are drawn to explore Earth’s spiritual dimension
* You want to discover and develop your intuitive abilities
* You desire hands-on learning, expansion and community
* You want to do something unique, memorable, and special on the Summer Solstice!
Friday June 20
3 pm to 5 pm Welcome & Check In:
Arrive any time in this window at your leisure, relax, get settled, explore the trails and farm at Still Meadow, drink tea, and/or partake in private healing sessions with Becky or Brandon by appointment (available starting at 1 pm)
5:30 pm to 6 pm – Introduction
6 pm to 7 pm Dinner
7:30 pm – Crossing the Threshold: Entering the World of Plant Spirits
9 pm – Fire Ceremony: Past-Life Regression Shamanic Journey with Drumming led by Brandon
Saturday June 21
8 am to 9 am Breakfast
9:30 to 11:30 am Plant Identification Walk with Becky – Native Plants, Trees, & Useful Weeds
Noon to 1 pm Lunch
1:30 to 5:30 Intuitive Development Workshop with Brandon – Learn to discern your intuition from mental chatter and discover how to work with and activate your natural gifts in surprising and empowering ways!
6 pm to 7 pm Dinner
7:30 pm to 9:30 pm Guided Meditation – Experiencing Plant Spirits as Beings with Becky
9:30 pm Fire Ceremony: Celebrate the Solstice! Bring your musical instruments!
10:30 Medicine Stories Around The Fire: Plant and Animal Wisdom Stories – Based on Brandon’s Anishinaabe (Chippewa Cree/Ojibwe) heritage and Becky’s personal experience as a plant spirit healer. Bring your stories to share, too!
Sunday June 22
8 am to 9 am Breakfast
10 am to noon Third Eye Activations & Guided Meditation
Noon to 1 Lunch
1:30 to 3 pm Find Your Plant Spirit Allies through an exploration of a metaphysical materia medica
3 to 4 pm Medicine Bag Workshop! Make your own sacred, intention-infused herb pouch to wear. All materials included.
4 to 5 pm closing ceremony
5 pm – depart
About Your Hosts
Becky Lerner is a Usui Reiki master teacher, plant spirit healer, herbalist, urban forager, wild plant identification instructor, blogger at FirstWays.com and author of the book, “Dandelion Hunter: Foraging the Urban Wilderness.”
Brandon Kaye is a psychic medium, spiritual teacher & multidimensional energy healer with a deep understanding of quantum physics who can often be found channeling at New Renaissance Bookshop on NW 23rd Ave in Portland and doing private healings and reading by appointment. Visit http://
$250 register by May 20
$277 register between May 21 and June 10
$297 registering after June 10
Room & Board
Staying on the premises is optional but encouraged because of the amazing energy of the Gaia House space at Still Meadow where we’ll be staying, and the healing, activating and expansion that comes with being fully connected to the community and immersed in the experience. For those who prefer to commute, Still Meadow charges a $10/day fee for facilities use. The retreat center is located approximately 35 minutes southeast of Portland, in Damascus, Oregon.
*All Inclusive: $80 (Fri: Dinner, Sat: Breakfast + Lunch + Dinner & Sun: Breakfast + Lunch)
*Late Riser: $60 (Fri: Dinner, Sat: Lunch + Dinner & Sun Lunch)
Note: Gluten-free meals are $1.25 extra per meal
Still Meadow’s skillful culinary staff is happy to accommodate any and all dietary restrictions with advance notice (which you can indicate via the registration form we will send you). Their official policy does not allow guests to bring their own food, but they do allow people to eat off premises.
Private Room – $86/night
Shared Room – $58/night
Dorm Room – $33/night
Camping – $20/night
Commuting – $10/day
Secure your spot with a $250 tuition deposit via PayPal here.
We will contact you to confirm and arrange your meal/lodging preferences and payment. Any questions? Contact Brandon at BFKaye@gmail.com
1) Do I have to stay on site in order to attend?
You can choose to commute, and we ask that you please arrive by 9:30 am each day if you do so. Please note that the retreat center charges a $10/day fee for day use by commuters. Also, Still Meadow does not allow guests to supply their own meals while on premises.
2) Can I bring my pets?
Sorry, we love dogs very much but the retreat center doesn’t allow them on site.
3) Do you have a payment plan or discount available?
We suggest using PayPal’s “Bill Me Later” feature, which allows you to pay the full amount while giving you 0% interest for 6 months.
4) What about carpooling to/from the site or getting a ride from the Portland airport?
The event wall on Facebook is a great place to coordinate ride shares. If you need info about transportation from the PDX airport, let us know.
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