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  • Single w/shared bathroom* – CAD $1,517.00
  • Couple w/ensuite Oceanfront* – CAD $1,469.00
  • Couple w/ensuite* – CAD $1,349.00
  • Couple w/shared bathroom* – CAD $1,229.00
  • Twin w/ensuite oceanfront* – CAD $1,469.00
  • Twin w/ensuite* – CAD $1,349.00
  • Twin w/shared bathroom* – CAD $1,229.00
  • Three-share w/shared bathroom* – CAD $1,105.00
  • Women only Dorm - Lower Bunk – CAD $997.00
  • Women only Dorm - Upper Bunk – CAD $997.00
  • Glamping – CAD $939.00
  • Tent Site Single – CAD $909.00
  • Tent Site Couple – CAD $845.00
  • Commuter – CAD $847.00

Date & Time Details:
Starts with dinner on July 17
Ends with lunch on July 21


6:00-7:00am Silent Meditation (self-guided) every morning*
6:45-8:00am Morning Harlequin Row on July 19*
7:00-8:00am Morning Yoga on July 18-20*
9:00-9:30am Garden Tour on July 19*
8:30-9:30am Breakfast
9:45am-12:15pm Morning Session
12:30-1:30pm Lunch
Afternoon Off on July 20, Guided Nature Hike 1:30-4:00pm*, Lagoon Paddle 1:30-5:30pm**, Desolation Cruise 1:30-6:30pm**
2:00-5:30pm Afternoon Session
6:00-6:30pm Oyster Appetizer Beach BBQ on July 20*
6:30-7:30pm Dinner 7:30-10:30pm Sunset Lagoon Paddle on July 18**
8:00-9:30pm Evening Session on July 17

*Optional Activities
**Optional Activities with additional charge

Location: Cortes Island

Tuition: $465

Package Price: $847 - $1,517 / 4 nights. Includes tuition, room, all meals, and Hollyhock activities (depends on accommodation choice). Excludes Taxes and fees.

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Music for Collective Sound

With Morley and Sheila Wahsquonaikezhik

July 17 - 21, 2019

Celebrate the power of our shared humanity, racial, cultural and religious diversity and interdependence with nature. Explore self-expression through music, guided meditation, conflict resolution games, dialogue facilitation techniques, vocal release, song writing and Hatha Yoga. Explore wellness as ritual through song, dance, yoga and story telling.

Morley’s long time collaborator and friend, Sheila Wahsquonaikezhik will join us to share special teachings and facilitate conversations  on how nature invites us to participate in a larger collective sound.

During your time with Morley and Sheila on beautiful Cortes Island, you will:

  • learn how to write your heart’s song
  • deepen your connection to the breath
  • strengthen your awareness of your body’s alignment
  • gain confidence in expressing yourself through sound and movement

When given the opportunity and space, people can access their hearts’ song, even when the world is loud, especially when it seems overwhelmingly so.

No prior musical experience necessary.

Presenters

Morley
Morley is an award-winning international composer, performer and educator. From Carnegie Hall to the Nomad Women’s Festival in the Sahara Desert, Morley has brought her unique blend of jazz, folk and soul to the world’s stage. Be it solo with her acoustic guitar or with full band, her message is consistent and clear; love, justice and inspiration. Awarded Songwriter of the Year from ASCAP and heralded as Emerging Artist of the Year by the New York Times, Morley has penned songs for TED Women, Acumen, V-Day, Think Global School and GOAL – South Africa. Her music has been placed on…
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Sheila Wahsquonaikezhik
Sheila Wahsquonaikezhik is 2-Spirited First Nation Anishnawbek who resides in Northern Ontario. She is the founder of Indige-Spheres to Empowerment (a non-profit organization dedicated to the health and well-being of Indigenous peoples domestically and globally). Sheila’s expertise lies in program development for First Nations communities/organizations and has been called upon as a resource person for Human Trafficking and Indigenous people and Native Child Welfare. Sheila has developed Indigenous land-based programs for youth and a palliative care training program for a 2-Spirited ASO.
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