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Workshops and Events

We now have new hours. We will be 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.

*Join us the first Sunday of each month at the Poughkeepsie Waterfront for Water Ceremony. Pray for Healing Humanity, the Earth, and Solidarity with Water Protectors of Standing Rock* – click to learn more



Regular Monthly Gatherings:

Monthly Meditation Gathering

4th Tuesday of each month from 6:30 – 7:30pm @ the DG Sanctuary in Poughkeepsie. Fee: $15 

Next Gathering: Tuesday, September 26th

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.


 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, September 29th

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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 Reiki Practitioner Monthly Healing Share

1st Tuesday of each month, 6:30 – 8:00pm @ the DG Sanctuary in Poughkeepsie. FREE

Next Gathering: Tuesday, October 3rd

FREE gathering of Reiki practitioners to replenish your reserves. Share and receive Reiki energy in the quiet, tranquil DG Sanctuary with a loving community of Reiki practitioners.

No registration is required. 

Women’s Full Moon Gathering

Next Gathering: Sunday, October 8th from 7:00 – 8:30pm @ the DG Sanctuary in Poughkeepsie. Fee: $10

Join us for our monthly gathering. 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.

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, October 10th

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.

Sacred Singing & Chanting Circle

2nd Thursday of each month from 6:30 – 8:30pm @ the DG Sanctuary in Poughkeepsie. Fee: $10

Next Gathering:  Thursday, October 12th 

Singing calms the mind, releases stress, increases concentration and learning, improves immunity, keeps depression at bay, increases radiance, spiritually grounding and centering, brings peace, brings joy, allows emotions to flow, removes emotional blockages. If you love to sing, even if you feel shy about sharing your voice, please join me. Come co-create a space for fun, loving energy that we send out to our community and the world; Through our songs we can create the world we wish to live in.

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 will be held: Wednesday, October 18th

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.

crescent moonNew Moon Manifestation Gathering

Next Gathering: Thursday, October 19th from 7:00 – 8:30pm @ the DG Sanctuary in Poughkeepsie.  Fee: $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.


No registration is required.


red tentRed Tent Gathering facilitated by Cheryl Sprague

Normally Held the First Friday, Every-Other Month at 7:30pm @ the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship in Poughkeepsie. 

Join us in a journey of creating magical, safe, loving, supportive encouraging space for Women to gather. A place to honor the divinity within each of us while honoring the divinity within each Woman we see. Join us in a journey of creating magical, safe, loving, supportive encouraging space for Women to gather. 


 Classes, Workshops & Special Events:

Essential OilsThe Basics of Working with Essential Oils

A One Night Workshop on Friday, September 22nd starting at 6:30pm @ the DG Sanctuary in Poughkeepsie. Fee: $20

Delve into the aromatic, invigorating and healing world of aromatherapy and essential oils. In this workshop designed for beginners, you will learn aromatherapy basics, how to best use your essential oils, how to create your own blends – and – you will make your own Thieves blend to take home with you in a convenient roll-on.


Registration is required.

An Evening of Celebration with Datura Road

Saturday, September 23rd from 5:30 – 8:00pm @ the Dreaming Goddess in Poughkeepsie.  

Come in to the Dragon’s Garden to welcome in the Autumnal season, and join with friends in the celebration of Datura Road’s debut album release.  The band will be playing live ~ if you have yet to experience their unique ability to masterfully incorporate various musical cultures into sound, this is the night.  Join us for what is sure to be a blissful evening of live music, cocktails, chocolate, and dancing. 

No Registration is required.

Animal Communication Sessions with Karen McCormack Miura

Saturday, October 14th from 11:00am-5:00pm @ the DG Sanctuary in Poughkeepsie. Fee: $35 for a 20min session

Have you ever wondered how your pet feels about its environment, or why your pet has a strange habit or behavior? Or just, what is my pet thinking? Here is a great opportunity to find out. Karen can communicate with all animals great and small. We ask that you please bring pets on a leash or in carriers. Karen can work from a photograph if your pet is shy or too big to visit us in the shop. She can also communicate with pets that have passed.

Registration is required.

Tarot Readings with Cheryl Sprague

Saturday, October 21st from 11:30am – 4:30pm.  $40 for a half hour appointment

By Appointment Only ~ Call For Availability

Cheryl has studied many forms of spiritual practices and healing modalities, all of which have led her to integrating and creating a method of 3rd dimensional healing through the Spirit realm. She blends her healing work with her Readings, offering guidance in one’s life where clarity is needed. Schedule an appointment today for guidance on our exploration through your life’s journey.

Call the Dreaming Goddess at 845-473-2206 to make your appointment. 

Mediumship Night with Shannon Brandt

Monday, October 30th at 6:30pm @ the DG Sanctuary in Poughkeepsie. Fee: $45 

Join us at this special time of year, when the veil between worlds is most thin, as Shannon taps in to receive the messages for you and those around you.  Shannon will create a channel by connecting with your guides, angels, and loved ones who have shifted out of their earthly form. She facilitates healing of the loved one who is still present on the earthly plane and also for those who have passed, by speaking with both energies and honoring whatever may arise. 

Registration is required.

Samhain Ritual ~ Beyond the Mask

Saturday, November 4th at 7pm @ the Unitarian Universalist Fellowship of Poughkeepsie. Fee: $10

Join us on this Full Moon night, as we gather to reflect on the masks we wear and the raw beauty that lies beneath them at this year’s Samhain Ritual.

You will be asked to dig deep, discovering how to nurture and honor yourself; To confidently step into the light, baring your soul in its truest of forms, all while supported by a community that surrounds and accepts you for all that you are.

Life Readings & Energy Healing:

 Ajna Light Therapy Sessions

Mondays from 10:30am – 5: 30pm; Tuesdays & Wednesdays from 2:30pm- 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.

Readings with Shannon Brandt

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

*SPECIAL DATE*  Saturday, October 28th from 10am – 5:30pm

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.