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Heartwood Summer 2014

The Heartwood Summer 2014 season is just around the corner, time to start thinking about planning your Heartwood getaway.  Here is list of some of the upcoming events planned for the 2014 summer season.

  •  Heartwood Institute Annual Fundraiser
    April 1rst
  • Mushroom workshop
  • Earth day celebration
    April 22 Noon-6PM
  • Farm to fork gardern tour
  • Permaculture workshop
    May 20th - 31rst
  • Mindfull communications
  • Mindwalk
    May 16th to 18th
  • Digital photography class
  • T'ai chi with Margy Emerson
    June 13th - 16th


  • Yoga Therapy Training
    June 2014
  • Whole foods cooking
  • Drums and didgeridoo workshop
  • Biodance and Zumba
    Starting June
  • Poetry Workshop
  • Summer Solstice Gathering
    June 21rst
  • Heartwood's Stree Reduction Workshop - T'ai Chi and Chi-gong
    July 11th - 13th
  • Permaculture workshop
    May 30th -31rst
  • Women's conferance
  • Mystic science workshop
    August 24th - 30th
  • Zero Balancing I
    August 14th - 17th

To find out more about any of these workshops please check out the workshops page.  Or contact us by clicking here.

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Heartwood Institute Executive Director - Job Opening

Heartwood Institute is seeking a motivated and experienced professional to help
strategically grow and advance our organization.  The qualified
candidate will represent, cultivate, and drive the organization's Core
in order to ensure a thriving holistic learning community.

Click here to download a PDF of the job description.

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Earth Day Celebration

Tue, 04/22/2014 - 12:00pm - 6:00pm

Time to rummage through your stuff and come get a table at Heartwood Institute’s 3rd Annual Earthday Celebration. Bring your garden starts to sell or trade with neighbors. Got seeds, bring them to exchange with fellow farmer’s. Participate in our “adopt a fence post” painting party. Or just come and enjoy the music, speakers and visiting with friends.

  • Farmer's market
  • Local exhibitors
  • Food
  • Beverages
  • Music
  • Animals display
  • Guest speakers
  • Arts and crafts
  • Kids section
  • Bouncing room

Please Call and let us know if you need a table


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Pizza Night

Repeats every 4 weeks until Wed Sep 17 2014 .
Tue, 06/17/2014 - 6:00pm - 8:00pm

All you can eat $20.00

Brick Oven Pizza Thin & Thick Crust, Gluten, Dairy Free Options,

Soup & salad bar


Pizza to Go!

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Summer Arts and Music Fesitval

Sat, 05/31/2014 - 10:00am - Sun, 06/01/2014 - 9:00pm

Come visit our booth at the Summer Arts and Music Festival

summer artsThe Most comprehensive and affordable celebration of art and culture
on the North Coast. A favorite celebration to welcome the arrival of
summer, the event takes place on the banks of the Eel River at Benbow
Lake State Recreation Area and will feature 4+ stages of entertainment
with more than 120 performances by acts local to international, more
than 150 handmade craft and food booths, an outrageous kid zone,
all-media fine arts show, the Generation Green tent, and lots of fun for
the whole family.

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Summer Solstice Gathering

Sat, 06/21/2014 - 12:00pm
summer solstice live art by Josh Nissen King.jpg

Come join us in celebrating the journey of the sun through our sky, and all the gifts it brings to us in our lives.  This is bound to be a fun filled way with special musical guests, great food, intentional gatherings, and lots of fun in the sun.


Yoga, Meditations, Vendors etc.


The summer solstice day has the longest period of daylight in the northern hemisphere.

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