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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, July 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.


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Reiki Practitioner Monthly Healing Share

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

Next Gathering: Tuesday, August 1st

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, August 6th 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. 

Next Gathering: Tuesday, August 8th 

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.

crescent moonNew Moon Manifestation Gathering

Next Gathering: Thursday, August 17th 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.


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, August 18th

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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 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. Fee: $10

Next Gathering: Friday, September 1st

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. 

No registration is required. 

IMG_3324Sound Bath Meditative Healing Sessions with Jenni Love

2nd Sunday of each month from 10:00 – 11:00am @ the DG Sanctuary in Poughkeepsie. Fee: $13

Next Gathering: Sunday, September 10th

***Please note that we will not be meeting in August

Come spend Sunday morning with us for a Sound Bath meditative healing session with Jenni Love. A Sound Bath can be an unforgettable sound experience for those who seek deep relaxation, rejuvenation and an acceleration of their inward journey. Quartz crystal singing bowls, tongue drums and Tibetan singing bowls are played, each one keyed to the energy centres (chakras) of the body, where sound nourishes the nervous system. The results are waves of peace, heightened awareness, and relaxation of the mind, body and spirit.

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

Due to Summer Vacations, the Next Gathering will be Held:  Thursday, September 14th 

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

Due to Summer Vacations, the Next Gathering will be Held: Wednesday, September 20th

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.

 Classes, Workshops & Special Events:

Group Ajna Light Session with William Greenage

Friday, August 4th at 6:30pm @ the DG Sanctuary in Poughkeepsie. Fee: $40 

For those interested in exploring the benefits the Ajna Light but who have never experienced a third-eye activation, this is a wonderful opportunity to gain familiarity and to answer any questions you may have. The evening includes 20 minutes of Light Therapy ~ set to live music (singing bowls and percussion), a Guided Meditation and a Question & Answer period with neoshamanic practitioner and certified Ajna Light Therapist, William Greenage.

Registration is required.

LuLaRoe Pop Up Boutique

Sunday, August 13th from 12:00 – 5:00pm  @ the Dreaming Goddess in Poughkeepsie.

Now is your chance to experience LuLaRoe and their soft, comfortable, fun & funky prints for yourself! Deena & Christina will be at the Dreaming Goddess Sunday, August 13th, to share their current line with you. LuLaRoe offers skirts, dresses, tops, leggings & cardigans, designed to fit women of all shapes and sizes XXS to 3XL. Come join us for a wonderful afternoon of fun and fashion. 



*Skirttastic* Gypsy Skirt Belly Dance Series with Ayleeza

A Three Class Series beginning August 24th from 6:15-7:30pm @ the DG Sanctuary in Poughkeepsie. Fee: $45 

This ancient dance has brought joy to many women, contributing to ways we can reconnect our mind, body and spirit!! As your building your physical strengths, you are also honoring yourself, your dance sisters, and improving your self-image. Our lessons will entail the study of traditional curvy snake like moves, sultry undulations and modern locks and pops for a fusion of belly dance styles.

Registration is required.

Animal Communication Sessions with Karen McCormack Miura

Saturday, August 26th 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.

An Evening of Sacred Sound with Master Sound Healer Sergei Ivanov

Tuesday, August 29th from 6:30 – 8:00pm @ the Dreaming Goddess in Poughkeepsie.  Fee: $20

Join us in the Crystal Room as we allow the sacred sounds to gently guide us on a healing inner journey ~ to bring dissolution and resolution to old energetic and emotional blockages ~ to help manifest our intentions through the creative power of sound vibration ~ to release our mind’s wanderings and simply be present in the now of the sound, where our inner healer can be accessed.  

No Registration is required.

Astrology Down to Earth: A Beginner’s Guide to Modern Astrology with Kathryn Andren

A Six Class Series beginning September 21st from 7:00-9:00pm @ the DG Sanctuary in Poughkeepsie. Fee: $150

Learn the essentials of modern astrology for self-awareness and empowerment. Enjoy music, movement, and meditation in this dynamic, interactive learning experience. Participants’ personal birth charts will be used in class to clarify life passion and purpose. Astrology is your map for life!


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.

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.

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 Jenni Love

***Special date ~ Jenni will be reading at the Shop on Sunday, July 23rd***

2nd Sunday of each month from 12:00 – 4:30pm at the Shop – $40 for a half hour appointment

Appointments Available ~ Walk-Ins Welcome ~ Call for Availability

Jenni is an Intuitive Tarot Card reader, using her gifts as an Empath, she uses her gifts, tools, spells and various forms of divination to help guide you on your path.