• League of Occult Research & Education - Monthly Meetup

    Dirty Dave's Pizza

    This month's meetup will be at: Dirty Dave's Pizza 3939 Martin Way East Olympia WA 98501 (360)[masked] Schedule 7:00pm Pizza or munchies and/or drinks 7:30pm Workshop: Earth's Forgotten History - The Mysteries of Deserts and Rainforests - From the latest climate science discoveries to groundbreaking work by indigenous archeologists, we'll explore the science and mythology about the very end of the Pleistocene (last ice age 11,700 years ago), and the beginning of our own epoch, the Holocene. 8:30pm Show & Tell (folks bring book or object to share etc.) 9:00pm Occult northwest news announcements & discussion Note: Dirty Daves is a family friendly bar and pizza parlor.

    4
  • League of Occult Research & Education - Monthly Meetup

    Dirty Dave's Pizza

    This month's meetup will be at: Dirty Dave's Pizza 3939 Martin Way East Olympia WA 98501 (360)[masked] Schedule 7:00pm Pizza or munchies and/or drinks 7:30pm Workshop on Astrology by Lilliana Blackstar. Please bring your astrological divination questions. We will update specific astrological topics to be covered in the workshop closer to the day of the meetup - also please comment on this meetup page with any topics you would like to see covered at a workshop on astrology. Thank you! 8:30pm Show & Tell and Show & ASK (folks bring book or object to share with the group.) 9:00pm Occult northwest news announcements & discussion Note: Dirty Daves is a family friendly bar and pizza parlor.

    6
  • League of Occult Research & Education - Monthly Meetup

    Dirty Dave's Pizza

    This month's meetup will be at: Dirty Dave's Pizza 3939 Martin Way East Olympia WA 98501 (360)[masked] Schedule 7:00pm Pizza or munchies and/or drinks 7:30pm Workshop: Paths of Initiation- Introduction/overview of several ancient 'Mystery Schools'- their symbols, belief systems and forms of Initiation, and the enduring legacy of 'Hidden Wisdom'. Presented by Kirk Kugel- a Masonic Past Master; R.A.M.; R.&S.M.; K.T.; A.M.D. and a member of several related research societies. 8:30pm Show & Tell and Show & ASK (Bring book or artifact to share, photo of plants, gems, jewelry, etc. to get identified.) 9:00pm Occult northwest news announcements & discussion Note: Dirty Daves is a family friendly bar and pizza parlor.

    2
  • League of Occult Research & Education - Monthly Meetup

    Dirty Dave's Pizza

    This month's meetup will be at: Dirty Dave's Pizza 3939 Martin Way East Olympia WA 98501 (360)[masked] Schedule 7:00pm Pizza or munchies and/or drinks 7:30pm Workshop: A Theosophical Take on Hinduism Past, Present, and Future - Hinduism, the quintessential mystery religion, will be analyzed and synthesized in light of theosophy, which purports to be the perennial process providing the keys to unlock the divine mysteries. The religion's past, present, and future will be discussed, and its mysteries will be explored, through the perspective of Ben's theosophical take on Hinduism developed since 1973. Short questions will be entertained throughout the presentation. 8:30pm Show & Tell and Show & ASK (folks bring a story, update, book or object to share and/or briefly discuss) 9:00pm Occult northwest news announcements & discussion Note: Dirty Daves is a family friendly bar and pizza parlor.

    3
  • League of Occult Research & Education - Monthly Meetup

    Dirty Dave's Pizza

    This month's meetup will be at: Dirty Dave's Pizza 3939 Martin Way East Olympia WA 98501 (360)[masked] Schedule 7:00pm Pizza or munchies and/or drinks 7:30pm Workshop: Fatherhood and the Internal Laws - The Emperor Card of the Tarot represents power, whether that is government or our own inner critic. Explore how we are subject to something that pushes us around. 8:30pm Show & Tell and Show & ASK (Folks bring book or object to share and pass around, and either summarize or ask questions of the group.) 9:00pm Occult northwest news announcements & discussion 10:00pm Workshops and discussion wrap up around 930/10pm and sometimes many of us stay and network, socialize or keep discussing topic till as late as 1030/11pm. Note: Dirty Daves is a family friendly bar and pizza parlor.

  • League of Occult Research & Education - Monthly Meetup

    Dirty Dave's Pizza

    This month's meetup will be at: Dirty Dave's Pizza 3939 Martin Way East Olympia WA 98501 (360)[masked] Schedule 7:00pm Pizza or munchies and/or drinks 7:30pm Workshop: TO BE ANNOUNCED - SUGGEST IDEAS We usually determine a meetup topic the month prior to the next meetup, except in the case of guest speakers. If you wish to present your book or topic please contact one of the organizers. 8:30pm Show & Tell and Show & ASK (folks bring object and group helps identify, like plants, gems, jewelry, photo, symbol, dream, etc.) 9:00pm Occult northwest news announcements & discussion What is "show-and-ask"? Occasionally someone will bring an object, book or other interesting artifact (or just a good story!) to share with the group for feedback, something they always wanted to figure out, get commentary on, insight, etc. (like a piece of jewelry that you dont know what the stones are in it, or a strange plant, or a dream you had that you would like help interpreting, etc.) Note: Dirty Daves is a family friendly bar and pizza parlor.

    1
  • League of Occult Research & Education - Monthly Meetup

    Dirty Dave's Pizza

    This month's meetup will be at: Dirty Dave's Pizza 3939 Martin Way East Olympia WA 98501 (360)[masked] Schedule 7:00pm Pizza or munchies and/or drinks 7:30- 8:00pm Occult northwest news announcements & discussion 8:00pm Workshop: Winter Tales. Let's imagine we're telling stories around the campfire or fireplace about spiritual encounters. Come to share or to listen. We will continue the group story sharing so that all can participate if they want, as well as share some brief occult news updates on current events and summarizing some of the wilder predictions for the new year. 9:00pm Show & Tell - Bring a book or object to pass around with the group, share a couple minute summary, etc. 10:30pm - Some folks leave around 9:30pm and everyone is welcome to continue discussions until clean up at 10:30pm. Dirty Daves closes at 11:00pm. Note: Dirty Daves is a family friendly bar and pizza parlor.

    3
  • League of Occult Research & Education - Monthly Meetup

    Dirty Dave's Pizza

    This month's meetup will be at: Dirty Dave's Pizza 3939 Martin Way East Olympia WA 98501 (360)[masked] Schedule 7:00pm Pizza or munchies and/or drinks 7:30pm Workshop: Being, "BE-ing" and BEINGS series continues with and evening of Winter's Tales. Let's imagine we're telling stories around the campfire about spiritual encounters. Come to share or to listen. 9:00pm Occult northwest news announcements & discussion. Show & Tell (Sharing interesting book recommendations, artifacts, discoveries, etc). Note: Dirty Daves is a family friendly bar and pizza parlor.

    2
  • League of Occult Research & Education - Monthly Meetup

    Dirty Dave's Pizza

    This month's meetup will be at: Dirty Dave's Pizza 3939 Martin Way East Olympia WA 98501 (360)[masked] Schedule 7:00pm Pizza or munchies and/or drinks 7:30pm Workshop: BEING - What is BE-ing? What is a being? What are "beings"? What qualifies as a being: Occult entities? Sacred plants, crystals, ufos? Can ideas take on a life of their own? Anna will lead an exploration and discussion on what qualifies as a BEING. Note: Dirty Daves is a family friendly bar and pizza parlor.

    2
  • League of Occult Research & Education - Monthly Meetup

    Dirty Dave's Pizza

    This month's meetup will be at: Dirty Dave's Pizza 3939 Martin Way East Olympia WA 98501 (360)[masked] Schedule 7:00pm Pizza or munchies and/or drinks 7:30pm Intros, Group Book & Object Sharing (Show & Tell) 8:00-10:00pm Workshop: Let's Talk Psychedelics - Exploring ancient plant medicines and modern chemical marvels, humans have opened their 'doors of perception' to encounter everything from the simple majesty of bliss in present-moment awareness to exploring the most baffling realms of experience, like contact with mysterious, seemingly 'other' beings, time travel, inter-dimensional experiences and have even achieved accomplishments in art and science. Benji intends to overview some historical and traditional practices with consciousness-altering medicines (in more or less detail) and then around 9pm open to discussion of personal experiences and any manner of questions. Note: Dirty Daves is a family friendly bar and pizza parlor.

    1