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Classes, Events and Readings

We host a range of monthly classes and special events 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.          


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

Click here for general information about class registration.                      

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Classes & Events:

Unlock Your Psychic Potential!

 Saturday, June 2nd from 10:00am – 4:00pm @ the DG Sanctuary in Poughkeepsie. 

A Full-Day Intensive on Psychic & Intuitive Development with Zela Rodriguez from NYC.  Are you ready to experience an energy platform that can catapult you forward? In this dynamic, full day immersion, you will learn powerful tools that will rapidly transform your life! Join Zela as she guides you to unlock and develop your innately psychic gifts.  *Early registration recommended

Pre-Registration Is Required.


Reiki TReikieevent croppedraining Series – Level One through Reiki Master Practitioner

CURRENTLY IN SESSION ~ 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.


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:

Reiki Share 

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

Next Gathering: Tuesday, June 5th

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.

 Water Ceremony 

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

Next Gathering: Sunday, June 3rd

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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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,  June 12th

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.

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Shamanic 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, June 15th & June 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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Monthly Meditation Gathering

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

Next Gathering: Sunday, May 27th

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.


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New Moon Manifestation Gathering

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

Next Gathering: Wednesday, June 13th  

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.


Women’s Full Moon Gathering

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

Next Gathering: Tuesday, May 29th

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.

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. 

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.


Playing Card Readings with Risa 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. It’s 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!

Most of our Classes & Events are held at the DG Sanctuary, located at 2 Lagrange Ave in Poughkeepsie, NY.

Located around the corner from the Dreaming Goddess Shop ~ just walk through the glass double doors, go up the stairs, and you will find the DG Sanctuary on your left in room #214.