FOP Staff “Wish List”
We much appreciate our generous donors and supporters! If you’d like to make an in-kind donation but don’t know what we could use, here are a few items for your consideration (new or in good condition, please):
Thank you to our generous donors:
Lazy Susan for salad bar–Thank you Knowlan Randza
Wash cloths. white, 13×13, (3 dozen)–Thank you Knowlan Randza
59” cotton double wide hammock – Thank you Knowlan Randza
Solar garden predator control lights (3) – Thank you Knowlan Randza
Immersion blender–Thank you Knowlan Randza
Husqvarna Riding Mower Trailer–Thank you Ken Gowriluk
OXO large salad spinner–Thank you to our donor
3 new CD/tape players. Jensen CD-540 Portable Stereo Compact Disc Cassette Recorder with AM/FM Radio–Thank you to our donor
Food processor–Thank you Macrina Cowan
Binoculars–Thank you Barb and Lin Seder and Paul Rogers
32 Chairs for Bede, stackable. $26.15 each +250 shipping = $1086.80–Thank you Jim Mazzei
Dishes. Add to current set to handle large groups: Corelle–$200–Thank you Reverie
Headphones JVC HARX300 High-Quality Full-Size Headphone (Walmart $16 ea)–Thank you Jon Hart
A donation of all or part of the cost listed is most appreciated. Where brand, size, and other details are indicated, this is what we actually can use, substitutions may not work. Please call and let us know you’re coming before dropping anything off. Thank you for your generosity.
Your donations are tax deductible. We are a 501(c)(3) non-profit organization.
This yoga series will help to kindle trust for the body’s intelligence, encouraging a practice rooted in self-awareness and self-care. It will consist of physical yoga postures, breathing exercises and relaxation techniques for integrating body, mind and spirit.
Please join Sheila Lazier as she offers this moving meditation to create a heart-centered yoga practice for beginners or anyone wishing to revitalize their practice. Modifications are offered throughout, making these classes accessible to every body.
Sheila has been practicing yoga for 15 years and has her 200-hour yoga-teacher certification from Kripalu Center for Yoga & Health in Stockbridge, Massachusetts. She is a registered Yoga Alliance teacher, and has a M.S. in Adult Education.
If you’d like to stay and walk the labyrinth, hike the trails or join us for a meal afterwards, please let us know. We serve dinner at 12:30pm.
Wednesdays, September 28 – November 2, 9:30-10:30am (6 sessions)
Fridays, September 30 – November 4, 9:30am-10:30am (4 sessions–no class on 10/7 + 10/14)
$12 per class (drop-in)
Wednesday 6-class package: $65 (we encourage this option so that you commit to a regular yoga practice.)
Friday 4-class package: $43
Wednesday + Friday 10-class package: $100
Early Bird Registration: Register by Saturday, 9/24 and pay only $60 for the Wednesday 6-week series and only $40 for the Friday 4-week series. Or better yet, register for both and pay only $90 for all 10 classes!
Registration: Please call 918/245-2734 or email: email@example.com to register. If you sign up for Early Bird registration, payment is due 9/24. If you sign up for a package after 9/24, payment is due at the first class.
What to bring: Yourself and a friend. We provide yoga mats, blocks and straps, or feel free to bring your own.
You are welcome to join us for this simple day of silence. The day consists of sitting meditation, an hour break for mindfulness practice (walk, rest or Zen chores), a delicious vegetarian lunch provided by the Forest of Peace, and chanting at the end of the day.
Time: *9am – 3:30pm (Please arrive by 8:30am to register.)
Location: Meditation Chapel
Suggested Donation: $30, payable to Osage Forest of Peace
*Sunrise meditation starts at 6:30am followed by a light breakfast at 8am.
Registration: Call Paula Day to register: 918/798-1297. Beginners are welcome.
Following the Gossamer Thread in a Changing World; A Journey of Grace and Growth
Woven with lived experience, James Finley’s rhythm of spiritual ripening, and the wisdom of various contemplative and artistic voices, this expanding six-session series invites us to the Divine Connection at the core of our being and to whole heart, soul, mind and strength loving with fruits and gifts to share.
Please join us for one of these opportunities by choosing the format that best meets your needs:
aturdays * September 10, October 8, and November 12
9:00am to 3:00pm * including lunch
Designed in thanksgiving as a teaching tool, aid to spiritual befriending and personal growth and/or at-home retreat by Barbara Schneeberg, friend of the Forest, spiritual companion, group retreat leader, commissioned presenter with Contemplative Outreach Int’l and active member of the Center for Action and Contemplation’s Living School.
Due to interest in this program, the registration deadline has been extended to Friday, August 26. To register, please contact Barbara directly at her email or call 918.645.4541.
$225 per person includes all materials
$50 deposit requested by August 26 * Balance due at first session.
Cabins may be available for both offerings at an additional cost: $70/single cabin and $55/person double cabin
Call Barbara Schneeberg at 918.645.4541 or reach her via email.
“Only Love can say what this new spirit gradually forming within you will be!”
Pierre Teilhard de Chardin