Half-day Mindfulness Retreat
May
19
9:00 AM09:00

Half-day Mindfulness Retreat

On Sunday, May 19 we will hold a half-day retreat! Open to thirty teens and guided by our staff and mentors, we will come together to practice and explore mindfulness as a way to support and nourish the authentic expression, health and self-care of our teens. We'll practice together through meditation, preparing and cooking lunch, games, movement, and small group dialogue.

RETREAT DETAILS:

  • For teens ages 14-19

  • Space available for thirty (30) teens

  • Arrive and check-in between 9:00 - 10am (parent/guardian drop off)

  • Depart and check-out between 12:30 - 1pm (parent/guardian pick up)

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Registration is now closed.

Cost: Sustaining $40, Base $25, Suggested donation $10. No one will be turned away for lack of funds.

Questions, concerns, comments? Please contact us at info@awakeyouth.org.

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Mar
7
12:00 AM00:00

FINAL ACCEPTANCE LETTERS for 12-Week Internship Program Emailed by this Date

Spring 2018 | Feb. 26 - May 23

Twice a week participants in our internship program explore the concepts of contemplative practice through mindfulness, meditation, group dialogue, journal reflection, mindful cooking classes, visual art, dance, mindful movement, site visits, and more. The program will close with the presentation of a co-created visual or audio project.

In the end, participants will have access to and a personal understanding of mindfulness tools and techniques that they may share with peers, family, and friends.

Participants receive a travel stipend and healthy snacks are provided.

  • Spring 2018 Internship Applications open January 8, 2018!
  • Space available for 15 (fifteen) interns!
  • Applications open until Monday, March 5, 2018*
  • Final acceptance letters emailed by Wednesday, March 7
  • Program Dates: Mondays & Wednesdays | 4-6p | Feb. 26 - May 23˘

*Applications received after this date will be placed on our waiting list.

˘No sessions held between March 30 - April 6 in support of New York Public Schools Spring Recess.

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Mar
5
12:00 AM00:00

APPLICATIONS DUE for 12-Week Internship Program

Spring 2018 | Feb. 26 - May 23

Twice a week participants in our internship program explore the concepts of contemplative practice through mindfulness, meditation, group dialogue, journal reflection, mindful cooking classes, visual art, dance, mindful movement, site visits, and more. The program will close with the presentation of a co-created visual or audio project.

In the end, participants will have access to and a personal understanding of mindfulness tools and techniques that they may share with peers, family, and friends.

Participants receive a travel stipend and healthy snacks are provided.

  • Spring 2018 Internship Applications open January 8, 2018!
  • Space available for 15 (fifteen) interns!
  • Applications open until on Monday, March 5, 2018*
  • Final acceptance letters emailed by Wednesday, March 7
  • Program Dates: Mondays & Wednesdays | 4-6p | Feb. 26 - May 23˘

*Applications received after this date will be placed on our waiting list.

˘No sessions held between March 30 - April 6 in support of New York Public Schools Spring Recess.

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