Upcoming Events

Blue Deer Center is the proud home of Plant Spirit Medicine.
April 13 – 20, 2016

Plant Spirit Medicine Healer Training

Session One

with Alison Gayek & Eliot Cowan

It is easy to recognize that plants offer us food, oxygen, and medicines, but less known today is that plants have spirits with wisdom to nurture and heal us physically, emotionally, and spiritually... Read more

 
April 28 – May 3, 2016

We all yearn to be free of illness. And we long to feel connected… to our spirit, to each other and to the natural world, yet how often do we give ourselves time to nurture that heartfelt yearning? Our lives have become so busy and stressful!... Read more

 
March 7 – 12, 2016

Plant Spirit Medicine Healer Training

Session Five

with Alison Gayek & Eliot Cowan

It is easy to recognize that plants offer us food, oxygen, and medicines, but less known today is that plants have spirits with wisdom to nurture and heal us physically, emotionally, and spiritually... Read more

 
March 20, 2016

Imagine a world where plants express themselves with feeling and wisdom – a world where all of nature is aware and eager to speak with you. That astonishing place does exist, and it is not far away; in fact it is the world you live in today... Read more

 
March 21, 2016

They give us clothes, medicine, food, shelter, even oxygen.

There is one more gift plants want to share with you.

Wisdom.

Join us around the Fire for an evening of exploration.

Cosponsored by the Blue Deer Center and the Plant Spirit Medicine Seminary... Read more

 
March 22 – 23, 2016

Healing Days in Seattle, WA

with Eliot Cowan

Come, experience the deep, mysterious transformation available through the ancient healing tradition of the Huichol people.
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May 19 – 24, 2016

Wisdom of the Divine Natural World

Plant Spirit Medicine as Spiritual Exploration and Discovery

with Eliot Cowan

Since the beginning of time, shamans looked to nature to understand the realms of wisdom and healing.... Read more

 
June 11 – 12, 2016

Voices of Wisdom

with Diane Longboat

with Kahontakwas, Diane Longboat

Elders the world over are the keepers of tradition, of a deep relationship with the living world and the sacred. The wisdom of their ways, the respect and gratitude with which they hold everything around them, are qualities from which we all can learn. ... Read more

 
July 17, 2016

Plant Walk

with Marguerite Uhlmann-Bower

Learn about the region’s abundant and nutritious ‘weeds’ in a foraging workshop on the Blue Deer Center grounds. The class is led by guide, herbalist and forager, Marguerite Uhlmann-Bower and touches on the traditional use of wild foods throughout the seasons... Read more

 
July 25 – 30, 2016

Summer Healing Camp

Five Days of Traditional Huichol Shamanic Healing

with Eliot Cowan

We all yearn to be free of illness. And we long to feel connected… to our spirit, to each other and to the natural world, yet how often do we give ourselves time to nurture that heartfelt yearning? Our lives have become so busy and stressful!... Read more

 
September 23 – 28, 2016

Sacred Partnership with the World

Living with Totem

with Eliot Cowan

What if the natural world knew you perfectly well? What if it longed for your particular gifts even before you were born? What if it had arranged to give you what you need to bring forth those gifts?... Read more

 
September 30 – October 5, 2016

Fall Healing Camp

Five Days of Traditional Huichol Shamanic Healing

with Eliot Cowan

We all yearn to be free of illness. And we long to feel connected… to our spirit, to each other and to the natural world, yet how often do we give ourselves time to nurture that heartfelt yearning? Our lives have become so busy and stressful!... Read more