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Workshops and Events

We are open Mon-Sat: 10:00am – 6:00pm and Sunday: 12:00-5:00pm

We host monthly gatherings and a range of classes and workshops to enrich your life and support your spiritual and personal growth. Our gatherings offer a safe haven for you to connect with a community of like-minded folk. Take a break from the outside world to explore, reconnect, remember, heal, and expand your inner landscape.

Click here for information on how to register for classes.

Please call the shop at 845-473-2206 for more information.

To view our Monthly Calendar of Events, click here.

Regular Monthly Gatherings:


Monthly Meditation Gathering

4th Sunday of each month from 10:30am – 11:30am @ the DG Sanctuary in Poughkeepsie. Fee: $15 

Next Gathering: Sunday, February 25th

Whether you are a beginner to meditation or wish to have a facilitated experience to go deeper in your consciousness, join us for our new monthly gathering. Dive in with us in a protected space, and explore the depths of your consciousness to gain greater insight, and strengthen the magical tool of your own mind.

No registration is required.


Women’s Full Moon Gathering

7:00pm @ the DG Sanctuary in Poughkeepsie. Fee: $10

Next Gathering: Sunday, March 4th (No Full Moon Gathering in January or February.)

Our Circle is a gathering of women, coming together to draw upon the powerful, rich energies of the full moon. We are a non-denominational group, with our foundation rooted in honoring the Mother Earth and the light of the Goddess within each of us. Together we create sacred space, share ritual and journey in meditation.

No registration is required.

Reiki Share 

1st Tuesday of each month from 6:30 – 8:30pm @ the DG Sanctuary in Poughkeepsie. FREE

Next Gathering: Tuesday, March 6th  

This is a FREE gathering of practitioners to replenish your reserves. Share and receive Reiki energy in front of the hearth fire with a loving community of Reiki practitioners.

No registration is required.

tea and stonesTea ‘n Stones ~ A Monthly Gathering of Stone Minds

2nd Tuesday of each month from 6:30 – 7:30pm @ the Shop.  FREE

Next Gathering: Tuesday, March 13th

FREE Hour of connecting to the magic of the mineral kingdom over a cup of herbal tea. Each month we’ll explore a different stone from our vast collection; we’ll learn all about their healing qualities, history, and ways to incorporate them into our daily lives. Each month will include a meditation to experience the stones’ energy personally.

 No registration is required.

shamanism dreaming goddessShamanic Journey Circle with David Beck

3rd & 5th Friday of each month from 7:00 – 9:00pm @ the DG Sanctuary in Poughkeepsie. Fee: $20 

Next Gathering: Friday, March 16th

Shamanic Journeying is an ancient technique used to deepen ones spiritual connections. Through his rhythmic drumming, David Beck will aid us in transcending our normal conscious state and journey to meet the many helping spirits that are always surrounding us. Join us at this twice monthly gathering to practice & delve into a deeper understanding of Shamanic Journeying with the support & guidance of David Beck.  No previous experience necessary.

No registration is required. 

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crescent moonNew Moon Manifestation Gathering

7:00 – 8:30pm @ the DG Sanctuary in Poughkeepsie.  Fee: $10

Next Gathering: Saturday, March 17th   

Join us as we come together to manifest our heart’s desires with the creative energies of the New Moon. By applying the Laws of Attraction and candle magic, we support each other in a community of validation and love.

No registration is required.


Tarot Wisdom Gathering ~ A Monthly Journey in the World of Tarot

3rd Wednesday of each month from 6:30 – 8:30pm @ the DG Sanctuary in Poughkeepsie. Fee: $10

Next Gathering: Wednesday, March 21st

Bring your own Tarot deck to enjoy this guided exploration to learn & connect more deeply with your deck. Each month a card will be chosen that we will delve into with open minds and hearts. We will have a discussion and journey to gather and share our inner wisdom. Please join us in our monthly gathering!  

No registration is required.

Water Ceremony 

Gathering will resume in the Spring.  Please check back for dates.

1st Sunday of each month from 10:00 – 10:30am @ the Poughkeepsie Boat Launch.  FREE


Join us the first Sunday of each month at the Poughkeepsie Waterfront for Water Ceremony. Pray for Healing Humanity and the Earth, as we stand in solidarity with Water Protectors around the world.

No registration is required. 

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 Classes, Workshops & Special Events:

Explore the Quartz Family with Rhianna

Tuesday, March 6th from 6:30 – 8:30pm @ the Pleasant Valley Free Library. FREE

Join Rhianna at the Pleasant Valley Free Library as she discusses the enchanting world of Quartz. She will be sharing her knowledge and insight into the Quartz Family, covering Clear & Rose Quartz, Smoky Quartz, and Citrine. Hand outs and specimens for viewing will be available for your learning pleasure. This is a free lecture; all are welcome.

Malas and Mantras with Lynn Maslatzides

Sunday, March 11th from 1:00 – 3:00pm @ the DG Sanctuary in Poughkeepsie. Fee: $65 

A Mala is a 108 bead intention infused tool. Together, we will explore the meaning of Malas and create a mantra/intent to infuse into the Mala that you will create with hands on direction. The design of your personal Mala will incorporate the energy of one of the four directions ~ Earth, Air, Fire, or Water.  Cost of supplies included.


Life Readings & Energy Healing:

 Ajna Light Therapy Sessions

Mondays from 10:30am – 5:30pm; Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 2:30- 5:30pm at the Shop – $2 per minute

Appointments Available ~ Walk-Ins Welcome – Call for Availability

William is a neoshamanic practitioner and certified Ajna Light Therapist. He specializes in spiritual guidance, and he offers meditation training and energy work.

Psychic Readings with Shannon Brandt

Tuesdays & Wednesdays at the Shop – $45 for a half hour appointment, or $90 for one hour.

Appointments Available ~ Walk-Ins Welcome ~ Call for Availability

Using her various modalities as a healer, teacher, and medium to communicate with and receive messages from the spirit world, Shannon seeks to create a channel and connection with her clients, their guides, their angels, and loved ones who have shifted out of their earthly form. 

Tarot Readings with Jessica d’Arcy

Thursdays & Fridays at the Shop – $40 for a half hour appointment, or $80 for one hour.

Appointments Available ~ Walk-Ins Welcome ~ Call for Availability

Tarot is a spiritual tool that can help clarify where you are on your path, what lessons you are facing, and what decisions to make. It will show you what you need to focus on and what is holding you back. Jessica’s approach to reading the Tarot is focused on spiritual growth and guidance from the angels.

Intensives with Rhianna:

Reiki TReikieevent croppedraining Series – Level One through Reiki Master Practitioner

This six part series is held from 6:30 – 9:30pm @ the DG Sanctuary in Poughkeepsie.

2018 Dates: Wednesday evenings ~ March 28th, April 25th, May 23rd, June 27th, July 25th & August 22nd.

A series of six, 3-hour classes, which will provide you with in-depth Reiki Level 1, 2, and Master Practitioner teachings, the Reiki attunements and a Reiki Master Practitioner Certificate upon completion. The teachings for each level will be integrated into a powerful comprehensive experience.

Munay-Ki Rites Series

This four part series is held from 6:30 – 8:30pm @ the DG Sanctuary in Poughkeepsie. 

2018 Dates TBA

The four part series includes receiving of all nine Munay-Ki rites, receiving your own Pi stone through which your rites will be transmitted, along with fire ceremonies and other ways of strengthening the rites. 


Women’s 13 Moon Intensive Medicine Circles

13 Sundays from 11:00am – 5:00pm, @ the DG Sanctuary in Poughkeepsie. 

Future Dates To Be Announced

Drawing from the wisdom of indigenous cultures around the world, we’ll seek to strengthen and deepen our connection to Pachamama, honoring Her through ceremony, ritual and prayer.  We will venture out into the majestic Hudson Valley, visiting some of the most beautiful places on the planet – honoring, singing, and drumming to let the spirits of the land know that we are awake and listening, grateful for their guidance. This will be an experiential gathering with generous portions of rich hands-on work every month.

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chakrasIntroduction to the Chakra System

An eight month series from 6:30-9:30pm @ the DG Sanctuary in Poughkeepsie. 

Future Dates To Be Announced

Join us as we explore this ancient system of spinning energy discs. This in-depth introduction to the Chakras is a series of eight classes, one evening a month for eight months. Each month classes will be a combination of lecture, sharing of our personal experiences and hands-on work using various modalities. 

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