Events

Registration required for all events

All Events are open to the public. Each time you take a workshop, class or get a treatment, you are supporting the Hope Floats a non-profit public charity. A portion of fees help provide free support service for our community. Thank you for your support!

For a list our our support groups, retreats and guest speaker events click here Support Programs and Services

 

4th Memory Walk

4th Annual Memory Walk: A walk in memory of our loved ones!

Saturday, April 29, 2017

 

  • Walk begins and ends at: Floats Healing & Wellness Center, 4 Elm Street, Kingston, MA 02364
  • Event Registration begins at 8:30am
  • Walk begins at 10:00am

Registration:

 

 

Reiki I Training Workshop

Bob Brown & Diane Fortner, Wednesday, March 15 & 22, 6-9pm. Investment: $125 ~REGISTER HERE

Students will learn to prepare and administer Reiki to themselves, family, and friends through attunement, study and practice. Includes a brief history and the evolution of Reiki Healing.

 

Hope Floats Healing Circle

Thursday, March 16, 7-8:30. Suggested Donation: $15. ~REGISTER HERE

Please join us for a relaxing, healing, and meditative Healing circle. We will begin the evening by gathering in a circle, and after a brief welcome and introduction, we will create sacred space. Following a guided meditation practitioners from many modalities will offer a variety of healing gifts to participants including; Healing Touch, Reiki, chair massage, and reflexology will be offered. Participants will be invited to place intentions/prayers for loved ones in a Healing Basket and we will conclude the healing circle by sending love, light, and healing to those in the basket. We will close the circle by joining hands and chanting Om until next time.

 

Open Reiki Share

Bob & Karla Brown, Trish Spooner & Diane Fortner, Saturday, March 18, 10am-12pm. Donations Appreciated – All are welcome. Walk-ins welcome
You are invited to join us to experience the relaxing, self-healing power of Reiki. We offer 15 minute session available between 10am and 12pm. Come and participate in receiving and/or giving Reiki. No experience required and Reiki practitioners are welcome. Open Reiki Shares run monthly.
 


art -Hope Floats Class Photo for webOil Painting with a Twist for the Beginner to the Intermediate (adults) 
Reawaken Your Creative Soul and Learn to Paint

Laura Tryon Jennings. Tuesdays, March 21 – May 2, 9am-12pm. Investment $198 (plus $28 supply fee due at class) ~REGISTER HERE 

Tap into an extraordinary resource: the vibrant, vital force of your own creative character in a nurturing, encouraging, and safe environment and discover your distinctive path to oil painting. You only need bring the willingness to give up any attachment to feeling you have no talent or creativity. The focus of this workshop is to enjoy the creative experience and self nurturing qualities oil painting can provide to your soul. It offers a unique blend of learning the basics of oil painting materials, foundations of color theory, color mixing, composition and working with the flow of the creative process to awaken creative spirit, remember playfulness, and open a fuller expression of authentic self by nurturing your essence. Artist Jennings approaches teaching each student individually, so they can paint freely, at their own level, and paint a subject (landscape, still life, portrait, abstract, interior, etc. from life and/or from a photograph) befitting their skills and needs. The workshop can be used as a vehicle for expression, playing with paint, learning the techniques of oil painting, and/or to have instructional oil painting, which means you truly can be a beginner, intermediate, or simply get a feel for oil painting. All supplies will be provided or bring your own supplies if you prefer. There will be a still life set up. If you choose to paint a still life bringing a camera is helpful. Please feel free to bring in any photographs or other props if preferred. Simply playing with the paint is perfectly okay as well.

 

 

Sound_Healing_DSC_0166-S 2Sound Journey: Health & Wellness with Sound

Paul Veneziano & Sharon Morris, Friday, March 24, 7-8:30. Investment: $25 ~REGISTER HERE

Sound Journey offers a unique experience of deep immersion in sound with the enchanting and mystical vibrations of Gongs, Tibetan and Crystal Singing Bowls, Tingshas, Bells, Chimes, and more. The soothing sounds of these instruments produce gentle frequencies that create a deep state of inner calm and relaxation. Stress and anxiety are relieved, and your mind, body, and spirit become nourished with a profound sense of peace and tranquility. This state of harmony and balance within provides the ideal conditions for supporting and enhancing the body’s own natural ability to heal itself.

 

 

dave41 Signs of Hope: An Enlightening Presentation of Love & Laughter!

Sunday, April 2, 2-3:30. Suggested Donation: $20 ~REGISTER HERE

An enlightening presentation of Love and Laughter! Dave Kane, father of Nicholas O’Neill the youngest victim of the fourth largest Nightclub fire in US History, shares fascinating stories and intriguing evidence that life never ends. After receiving a barrage of signs, including vocal messages from Nicky, Dave is convinced that he has not “lost” his son. Instead he has been given the priceless gift of a loving eternal connection with his boy. After experiencing Dave’s uplifting presentation and seeing his evidence, you too will be assured that your loved ones who have passed are still with you.

 

 

LoriS07Love is Forever: An Evening of Spirit Messages with Lori Sheridan.

Friday, April 7, 7-9. Investment: $50 – REGISTER HERE

Join medium Lori Sheridan for heartfelt messages from your loved ones in spirit in a small-group setting (maximum of 20 people). During this intimate evening Lori will deliver evidential messages of love, hope, and healing from friends and family on the Other-side. Many guests will be touched by spirit with a message from beyond, demonstrating that love and life are eternal. Refunds offered only if event is cancelled

 

 

IMG_2249Divine Sleep Yoga Nidra

Claire Manganello,  Friday, April 7, 4:30-6. Investment: $20 ~REGISTER HERE

Divine Sleep Yoga Nidra is a guided meditation that systematically guides and relaxes you at every level of being including your physical, energetic, mental, emotional and spiritual layers (called five koshas). Through the use of breath awareness, body scanning, healing music and nature imagery. Divine Sleep invites you to become aware of each layer of being without needing to change or fix anything. This is true meditation where there is nothing to do but to “notice” – supporting you in feeling empowered just as you are. This contemporary practice is based on ancient yogic wisdom and meditation to make a powerful tool for modern day life.

 

 

Reiki II Training Workshop

Bob Brown & Diane Fortner. Wednesday, April 5 & 12, 6-9pm. Investment: $125 ~REGISTER HERE

 

Join Diane and Bob in a more intense study of the Reiki energy through symbols, long distance healing, and connecting with spiritual guidance. When attuned to Reiki II you will qualify to be a Reiki practitioner. (Both nights attendance required to receive their certificate).

 

 

Yoga_DSC_4359-TiRestorative Yoga

Claire Manganello, Saturday, April 8, 1-3pm. Investment: $25 ~ REGISTER HERE

Embrace this opportunity to learn ways to quiet the nervous system, quiet the mind, connect with nature and to find harmony and balance in your life. Restorative yoga is a nurturing practice that promotes deep relaxation and renewal within the body. Props such as bolsters, pillows and folded blankets support and stabilize the body in restorative yoga postures that are usually held for 3-10 minutes! The postures are designed to release deeply held tensions, sooth the nervous system, strengthen the immune system and refill our spiritual wells. Warm-up exercises, postures, meditation, and yogic breathing release stress and promote healing during this gentle practice. After a restorative yoga session, most people feel rested, renewed, more deeply connected to their authentic self, and more open to healing, growth and balance in their lives. Please consider nurturing your soul with one of these gentle but powerful classes.

 

 

Table Tipping

Teresa Lally, Karla Brown & Trish Spooner. Thursday, April 13, 7-9. Investment: $45 ~REGISTER HERE

Table Tipping is a form of physical mediumship; a way for everyone to experience a direct connection and communication with those in the world of spirit- loved ones who have passed (both people and pets), spirit guides, even guardian angels.Spirit causes the Table to move up and down, or tip, and will spell out answers to questions and messages for those sitting around it. An amazing and unforgettable experience! Also available for private group sessions.

 

Guided Meditation Accompanied by Live Harp

Karla Brown & Teresa Lally, Friday, April 14, 7-8. Investment: $20 ~REGISTER HERE

Join Karla and Teresa for an hour of blissful relaxation! Karla will lead everyone through a guided meditation (no meditation experience necessary) accompanied by the soothing sounds of Teresa’s harp playing. Harp music has been demonstrated to help quiet and relax the body and mind, and is being used in sound healing therapy in nursing homes, hospitals and more. Treat yourself and join them! 
 

Afternoon Table Tipping

Teresa Lally, Tuesday, April 25, 2-4. Investment: $45 ~REGISTER HERE

 
 

IMG_2247Mother’s Day Retreat for Moms who Have Lost Children Saturday, May 13, 9-4:00. Suggested donation $65 –  Registration Required…call 781-585-4221 to be added to the list.

Please join us for a relaxing and healing retreat just for Moms who have lost children. Relax with meditation, yoga, and mini-healing treatments given by our certified and talented practitioners. There is also time for group discussion, exploring the peaceful grounds and labyrinth, and a nourishing lunch. This retreat is a great opportunity to take care of yourself and meet other moms. We gain so much from sharing and being with others who understand the difficult road we’re on.
 

“The Visit”: A Special Guided Meditation to Meet Your Loved Ones in Spirit

Karla Brown & Teresa Lally. Friday, June 2, 7-8. Investment: $20 ~REGISTER HERE

In this special meditation offering, Karla will lead you on a journey to visit your loved ones who have passed. Her guided meditation will be accompanied by Teresa’s soothing harp music to help send you into deeper levels of relaxation.
 
 
PSYCHIC/MEDIUM READINGS AVAILABLE EVERY DAY BY APPOINTMENT at 781-936-8068! – Teresa Lally, Kate Otto Machuch and Laura Christina

PRIVATE BODY TREATMENTS AVAILABLE BY APPOINTMENT

YOGA, TAI CHI AND CLASSES AVAILABLE

 

For more information contact us at 781-936-8068 or visit www.hopefloatswellness.org

Hope Floats Healing and Wellness Center is a non-profit public charity with 501(c)(3) status offering educational, support and wellness services

How you help make a difference…Each time you take a workshop, class or get a treatment at Hope Floats you support the Hope Floats a non-profit public charity. A portion of fees provides free support groups, hospice programs and grants for individuals facing financial difficulties who need our services.

Thank you for your support.