Classes, Events and Readings

We host a range of monthly classes and special events to enrich your life and empower your spiritual and personal growth. Our gatherings offer a safe haven for you to connect with a community of fellow seekers. Take a break from the outside world to explore, reconnect, remember, heal, and expand your inner landscape.       

The majority of our gatherings are now held at 57 Park Ave, Poughkeepsie, NY 12603 ~ On-Street Parking.
*Please note that this is a private residence that is also shared with cats.

Please call the shop at 845-473-2206 during regular business hours with any questions you may have.

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Special Classes & Events:

Vote Dreaming Goddess for Best of Hudson Valley 2019

Through Wednesday, March 20 at 11:59 p.m

Our intention, in joining with this annual celebration of the local culture and economy, is that our participation will support fellow businesses and entrepreneurs, while also spreading the word about the DG throughout the greater Hudson Valley. Our hope, is that new faces will find their way to our door, and that at least a few new journeys of empowerment and expression will have been launched in the process. We’ve entered in two categories for the city of Poughkeepsie ~ we’d love for you to vote for us in either (or both!) categories. 

Click here to vote for Dreaming Goddess as Best Gift Shop (stand alone)

Click here to vote for Rhianna Mirabello as Best Entrepreneur

***Please read the “Rules” before submitting your entries.


Cocounseling Fundamentals

*New Offering* ~ Cocounseling Fundamentals 

Classes will be held over two full weekends, Friday evenings and all day Saturdays & Sundays:
April 12th, 13th & 14th, and April 26th, 27th & 28th; One Tuesday Evening Class will be held on April 23rd.

FREE INTRO on Friday, April 12th from 7-9pm – Please call the Shop to let us know you are coming.

*This Class Series is being held at 57 Park Ave, Poughkeepsie NY 12603.

Training in cocounseling teaches skills and techniques which bring a deep sense of self awareness and empowerment. Classes are taught in a way that acknowledges individual needs in an environment of communal support. A strong focus on whole personhood and common humanity provides the foundation for moving from theory to practice with lots of laughter along the way.

Pre-Registration is required.


Vernal Equinox ~ Open Ritual

Wednesday, March 20th from 6:30 – 9:00pm at 57 Park Ave, Poughkeepsie NY 12603. Donation ~ $10

Please join Rhianna Mirabello and Tom Cowan in welcoming Spring with a community open ritual – families are welcome.

No Registration Is Required


Ukrainian Egg Decorating

Saturday, April 6th from 1:00 – 4:00pm at 57 Park Ave, Poughkeepsie NY 12603. Exchange: $35

My family has been creating Pysanky for years. It is an annual tradition that is dear to my heart and that I love to share with my community. This will be a beginner level class – no experience or talent is required. We also invite those of you who do have experience to join us as decorating together is a blessing. 

Pre-Registration Is Required


Blessing of the Spring Baskets

Saturday, April 20th beginning at 6:30pm at 57 Park Ave, Poughkeepsie NY 12603.

You say Easter, we say Ostara. In 2008, we decided to create a new tradition that combines the Catholic and Pagan ideas.  Come and celebrate that Spring has risen from the darkness of the Earth’s fertile ground.  The Blessing of the Spring Baskets has become our community’s annual welcoming of Spring and all its beauty.  This is a family event. All are welcome and encouraged to join us.

No Registration Is Required


Reiki Reboot with Rhianna

Saturday, June 8th from 1:00 – 4:00pm at 57 Park Ave, Poughkeepsie NY 12603. Fee: $55

Over time, if we don’t work with the Reiki energy on a regular basis, our ability to channel this miraculous energy lessens. Your attunement never goes away, but if not worked, the channel begins to close back up. Our Reiki channel needs to be exercised to remain strong, and this is the perfect way to jump start that process. Open to all levels of attunement.

Pre-Registration Is Required


Reiki Training Series – Level One through Reiki Master Practitioner

Series In Progress

2019 Dates: Thursday evenings – March 7th; April 4th; May 2nd; June 6th; July 11th; August 8th.

*Reiki I Attunement/Training offered first night of the series – March 7th –  and may be taken as a solo class.* 

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.

Pre-Registration Is Required


Women’s 13 Moon Intensive Medicine Circles

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.

Pre-Registration Is Required

 


chakrasIntroduction to the Chakra System

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, two evenings a month for four months. Each month classes will be a combination of lecture, sharing of our personal experiences, and hands-on work using various modalities. 

Pre-Registration Is Required

 


Munay-Ki Rites Series

Future Dates To Be Announced

The five classes in this series include receiving all nine Munay-Ki rites and your own Pi stone, through which your rites will be transmitted, along with fire ceremonies and other teachings on strengthening the rites. 

Pre-Registration Is Required

 

Regular Monthly Gatherings:

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New Moon Manifestation Gathering

Next Gathering: Friday, April 5th at 7:00pm at 57 Park Ave, Poughkeepsie NY 12603.  Exchange: $10

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.

Pre-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, April 9th – Golden Healers

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.


Women’s Full Moon Gathering

Our next two Full Moons will be celebrated as Community Open Rituals at 57 Park Ave, Poughkeepsie NY 12603.
Wednesday, March 20th at 7:00pm for Spring Equinox &
Saturday, April 20th at 6:30pm for Blessing of the Baskets 

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.


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Shamanic Journey Circle with David Beck

3rd Friday of each month from 7:00 – 9:00pm at 57 Park Ave, Poughkeepsie NY 12603.  Exchange: $20 

Next Gathering: Friday, March 15th at 7:00pm   

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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Water Ceremony 

*Resumes on May 5th*

10:00 – 10:30am @ the Poughkeepsie Boat Launch.  *Weather Permitting* 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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Life Readings & Energy Healing:

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. 


Intuitive 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.

 


Cartomancy Readings with Risa Silvia-Koonin

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

Appointments Available ~ Walk-Ins Welcome – Call for Availability

Risa has been reading regular playing cards since 2005. Cartomancy is an art that is passed down from reader to reader and she is lucky to have been taught by the best.  It’s personal, positive, and uplifting…and mostly it’s fun because that’s what life is supposed to be!


Shakatay Reiki with Tammy Mae

Please book directly with Tammy

“Reiki (Rei – “universal life” Ki – “energy”) is a precise method of connecting life force energy with the body’s innate healing ability.” Libby Barnett, MSW

If you are feeling out of balance, give yourself the gift of a reiki session with Tammy Mae. Tammy is a certified reiki master and has been practicing reiki since 2004.  A healing with Tammy includes a combination of reiki, aromatherapy, divination and sound healing focused on gently bringing body, mind & spirit back into balance. Please contact Tammy directly by emailing her at tammy-mae@hotmail.com, or by clicking on ‘More Details’ to visit her FaceBook page.