Art of Mentoring in the Virgin Islands!
Thursday, January 14, 2010 1:06 PM
I just wanted to let you know about a really incredible workshop that we're hosting in February. The Art of Mentoring is about creating healthy, happy community and applying the permaculture principles to ourselves. Check it out!
Course Title:? Art of Mentoring in the Caribbean
Course Date:? Feb. 22-28
Org. Name: Virgin Islands Sustainable Farm Institute
Org. Address: PO Box 1007 Frederiksted USVI 00841
Contact Person: Rebecca Sornson
Course Fee: $550
Course Format: One-week campout
Course Location: St. Croix, US Virgin Islands
Course Instructor(s): Jon Young, Evan McGown
Course Description: The first Art of Mentoring in the Caribbean (Feb 22-28, 2010), which?special focus on tropical permaculture. In this unique program, Jon Young?
(http://jonyoung.org/), founder of Wilderness Awareness School and co-founder of the?
Regenerative Design Institute, shares the core dynamics and principles of The Art of?
Mentoring, and explores the unique educational approach he has developed called the Eight?Shields Mentoring Model. This week-long workshop is rich in storytelling and features an?on-going dialogue about the nature of awareness and the intricacies of expanding?awareness in people who have grown up disconnected from nature. Rooted in Caribbean?culture in the lush permaculture project of the Virgin Island Sustainable Farm Institute.