Practicing Mindfulness with Origami (with Adam from the Crane Collective)

The Crane Collective teaches people who struggle with meditation, origami as a pathway to mindfulness and community. Our workshops encourage us to breathe through each fold of of the model the same way we breathe through the folds of life, particularly the difficult folds. Participants will be taught how to mindfully create one or many beautiful origami cranes and are then encouraged to give these cranes to a stranger without any thought or expectation of return. This process symbolizes the passing on of our love and intentionality to the community, fostering a sense of connectedness and giving to our world and those we share it with.

We will practice origami from 4:30-6:30 and will then have another hour afterward for anyone who would like to stay and mingle or discuss!

Donations are appreciated but not required!

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  • Jessica C. M.

    I was hoping I could go, but had unplanned school work to do and still have to work today :(

    May 10, 2014

    • A former member
      A former member

      Hopefully next time, Jessica!

      May 10, 2014

  • Lynne

    I can't make it that date but it sounds wonderful, any chance of having it again? Thanks!

    May 8, 2014

    • A former member
      A former member

      Yes, this is our third time hosting this particular event and we are hoping to make it a regular one. Check out http://www.meetup.com...­

      May 8, 2014

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Rafaël

We just grab a coffee and speak French. Some people have been coming every week for months... it creates a kind of warmth to the group.

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