Fifty Shades of Gray Hair - Growing Older in Shambhala: A Celebration and Potluck (Eagle Rock)

January 5th (2014)

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  • $10.00 Program Price
Room: EAGLE ROCK SHAMBHALA- Main Shrine Room- 963 Colorado Blvd, 90041

Join us for an interactive exploration of how we can approach aging with the dignity and humor of Shambhala warriors as well as find ways to support the many elders in our community. This is the topic of aging like you may never have approached it before—with fearlessness, fun, and for all ages!

The afternoon will include a pre-recorded talk by Acharya Emily Bower as well as contemplation exercises taken from Lewis Richmond's provocative book Aging as a Spiritual Practice.

We will conclude with a festive community potluck and socializing. Please bring a dish to share or contribute $10 toward the cost of drinks, paper goods, etc.

Pre-registration is appreciated so that the coordinators can be properly prepared.

This event is sponsored by Societal Health and Well Being.

The Shambhala Center of Los Angeles remains open because of the ongoing generosity of our community. One of the cornerstones of our policy is that no one be turned away for lack of funds. If you can’t afford a program, please call our office (323-255-5472) to register based on what you can afford. At the same time, the Center relies on program revenue to cover costs. For those who are able to pay more than the program price, your generosity in paying the Patron Price helps cover the costs for others who are not able to pay the full price, and provides additional support to the Shambhala Center of Los Angeles. Thank you for your kindness!

If you cancel more than 7 days prior to your class (and have already paid), you will receive a full refund less a processing fee of $15. If you cancel between 1 to 7 days prior to arrival, we will credit your payment towards another program at Shambhala Los Angeles to be used within 1 year. No refunds or credits are issued for cancellations received fewer than 24 hours prior to arrival.

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