These open discussions and workshops are open to everyone. They cover a range of topics at a variety of locations throughout the state. People of all faiths, traditions, and walks of life can share insights and find common ground at these events.


“Learn to go inside yourself because this is the source of all truth. There are a lot of holy temples out here but the most sacred of all is the temple inside of you, because this is where you meet with the Holy Spirit, the Voice of God.”

Harold Klemp, Spiritual Experiences Guidebook


Gaining Spiritual Insight Discussion Series at  the Manchester Community Library
Gaining Spiritual Insight on Conquering Fear
What spiritual gifts do our fears conceal? Discover how a spiritual understanding of our past can help loosen its grip. Practice spiritual exercises to help you move past fear to love.
Tuesday, January 14, 6:30 – 7:30 pm – Manchester Community Library, 138 Cemetery Ave, Manchester Center

Gaining Spiritual Insight on Life after Death
Is it possible to gain spiritual guidance during times of grief and experience heaven for yourself? Explore the eternal nature of soul, the spiritual being we really are.
Tuesday, January 21, 6:30 – 7:30 pm – Manchester Community Library, 138 Cemetery Ave, Manchester Center

 Gaining Spiritual Insight on Relationships
How does the past affect our relationships today? Practice spiritual tools to break unwanted patterns in relationships. Discover your own paths to greater freedom and love, and strengthen the bond of love with all life.
Tuesday, January 28, 6:30 – 7:30 pm– Manchester Community Library, 138 Cemetery Ave, Manchester Center


Have You Had a Spiritual Experience?
Have you ever seen spiritual lights or heard inner sounds, had strong intuitions or deja vu, dreams of flying, past life recall or an out-of-body experience? Here is a chance to share and explore your experiences with others.  There will be an opportunity to try a spiritual exercise that can open the way for more spiritual experiences in your life.             
Saturday, January 18, 2:00 – 3:30 pm – Brooks Memorial Library, 224 Main Street, Brattleboro 05301


Dreams and Soul Travel – Keys to Healing and Inner Peace
Dreams and Soul Travel offer us a way to connect with inner truth and find answers to our questions.  Have you had a significant dream or an out of the body experience?  This discussion is for all interested in an open forum for sharing spiritual experiences and questions.  We will try a spiritual exercise that will quiet the mind and open the world of dreams so the next step in healing the mind, body and heart may be discovered.
Tuesday, February 4 , 6:30 – 7:30 pm  – Waterbury Public Library, 28 N. Main St., Waterbury 05676
Wednesday, February 26, 6:00 – 7:00 pm – Upper Valley Food Co-op, 193 Main Street, WRJ 05001
(In the Classroom, on the second floor.  Walk around the left side of building to the back door. You can use the elevator right there near the back door or take the stairs and go left at the top of the stairs. Follow the corridor around to the left to the Classroom. )


Animals Are Soul Too
Our connection with animals can open our hearts and our lives. Has a departed pet returned in a dream? Has an animal healed you, protected you from harm, or maybe even saved your life? Do you wonder if animals go to heaven? Our experiences with animals may help us with our deepest questions about life, love, and the divine purpose of Soul. Come share the surprising, funny, and profound ways animals have brought a spiritual love or insight into your life. 
Saturday, February 15, 2:00 – 3:30 pm – Brooks Memorial Library, 224 Main St, Brattleboro  05301                                                                 
Thursday, February 20, 6:00 – 7:00 pm – Ilsley Public Library, 75 Main Street, Middlebury   05753 


Past Lives, Present Understanding
Have you lived before?  Could choices and experiences from other lifetimes be influencing your life today?  Come explore with others some ways an understanding of past lives can bring the gift of insight to your present life.  Learn techniques to awaken your consciousness to the blessing of greater awareness.
Tuesday, March 17, 5:30 – 6:30 pm – Rutland Free Library,10 Court Street, Rutland  05701
( In the Small Meeting Room, on the 2nd floor)


Mining the Spiritual Gold of Adversity 
The question of why bad things happen to good people has been around forever. We each face problems – some large, some small. What causes them? Can we avoid them? This open discussion will explore spiritual keys to find the root cause of our problems and to unlock the secrets of effective problem solving. We will try a spiritual exercise to kindle creativity and help us to understand and begin to resolve our challenges. Come share your stories and insights as we look to discover the spiritual growth that can arise from adversity.
Saturday, March 21, 16, 5:30 – 6:30 pm – Brooks Memorial Library, 224 Main St, Brattleboro 05301