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Reservation Process
Our online registration system requires payment in full at the time of registration. (To pay a portion now and the balance at the time of the event, please register by phone at 319-395-6700.) After submitting your registration request, you will receive a confirmation email. (If you do not receive this email within 24 hours, please call us.)
A 3% processing fee is added to all online registrations.
Refund Policy
Some of our events require a nonrefundable registration fee; the balance will be refunded to you if you cancel prior to the event start time. (See event notes for specific registration fees.)
Privacy Concerns
Whether you give us your contact information online or over the phone, it will never be sold or given to a third party. It will only be used to keep you updated about happenings around Prairiewoods.
Event Schedule
If you would like to arrive earlier or depart later, have dietary restrictions, need a first-floor room or would like to be added to a waiting list, please contact Prairiewoods at 319-395-6700.
October 2017
Mon, Oct 23
9:30am - 11:45am
 
 
Cindy Hathaway & Anji Kat
Participate in a variety of yoga classes aimed at beginners...  Experience the healing powers of meditative yoga in the spiritual environment and natural beauty of Prairiewoods (120... Read More 
 
 
 
Mon, Oct 23
6:00pm - 7:00pm
 
 
Sheri Mealhouse (Hawkwoman)
Use the rhythm of drums to nourish you spiritually...  Feel the Creator’s rhythm inside you during a drum circle. Join facilitator Sheri Mealhouse (Hawkwoman) at Prairiewoods... Read More 
 
 
 
Tue, Oct 24
10:00am - 12:00pm
 
 
Lois Ocenosak
Practice contemplative prayer of the Scriptures while viewing visual art...  Come together in a circle of trust to integrate imagination, learning and prayer through the practice of... Read More 
 
 
 
Wed, Oct 25
10:00am - 11:30am
 
 
Marj English, OSF
Join this Continuing Program focused on women's spirituality...  Are you a woman looking to be spiritually enriched, updated, inspired and challenged? Join this lively group of... Read More 
 
 
 
Wed, Oct 25
6:00pm - 7:30pm
 
 
Jonny Lipford
Enjoy the sounds of the Native American-style flute in this bi-weekly flute circle...  Are you soothed by the sounds of the Native American–style flute? Do you enjoy playing... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Oct 28
5:00pm - 10:00pm
 
 
Kerry Batteau
Participate in an ancient sacred ceremony...  The Sweat Lodge Ceremony pre-dates recorded history and was practiced in some form by every culture in the world. These sweats were... Read More 
 
 
 
Mon, Oct 30
9:30am - 11:45am
 
 
Cindy Hathaway & Anji Kat
Participate in a variety of yoga classes aimed at beginners...  Experience the healing powers of meditative yoga in the spiritual environment and natural beauty of Prairiewoods (120... Read More 
 
 
 
Tue, Oct 31
10:00am - 12:00pm
 
 
Lois Ocenosak
Practice contemplative prayer of the Scriptures while viewing visual art...  Come together in a circle of trust to integrate imagination, learning and prayer through the practice of... Read More 
 
 
 
November 2017
Wed, Nov 1
9:00am - 12:00pm
 
 
Dr. Suzanne Bartlett Hackenmiller
Allow yourself to soak in the healing energy of the forest...  Explore the ancient healing path of Shinrin Yoku, or forest immersion, with Dr. Suzanne Bartlett Hackenmiller, MD,... Read More 
 
 
 
Wed, Nov 1
10:00am - 11:30am
 
 
Marj English, OSF
Join this Continuing Program focused on women's spirituality...  Are you a woman looking to be spiritually enriched, updated, inspired and challenged? Join this lively group of... Read More 
 
 
 
Wed, Nov 1
11:30am - 1:30pm
 
 
Tara King & Laurie Erlacher
Not another fast food lunch!...  Tired of the same old lunch places? Need to renew your body and refresh your spirit in a beautiful setting? Join us at Prairiewoods (120 East Boyson... Read More 
 
 
 
Wed, Nov 1
6:00pm - 7:00pm
 
 
Kathy Broghammer
Bask in the resonant sound of Himalayan and crystal singing bowls...  Experience sound, stillness, gentle movement, playfulness and relaxation through the enigmatic vibrations of... Read More 
 
 
 
Fri, Nov 3 - 6:30pm
   through
Sun, Nov 5 - 1:00pm
 
 
Chris Klug
Practice a variety of guided meditations in silence to cultivate mindfulness...  “Life unfolds in moments. The healing power of mindfulness lies in living each one as fully as... Read More 
 
 
 
Mon, Nov 6
9:30am - 11:45am
 
 
Cindy Hathaway & Anji Kat
Participate in a variety of yoga classes aimed at beginners...  Experience the healing powers of meditative yoga in the spiritual environment and natural beauty of Prairiewoods (120... Read More 
 
 
 
Mon, Nov 6
9:30am - 11:00am
 
 
Betty Daugherty, FSPA
Participate in a four-week book study based on The Rebirthing of God...  The wisdom of God is deep within us, and longing for God is at the heart of our being! In his four-week... Read More 
 
 
 
Tue, Nov 7
10:00am - 12:00pm
 
 
Lois Ocenosak
Practice contemplative prayer of the Scriptures while viewing visual art...  Come together in a circle of trust to integrate imagination, learning and prayer through the practice of... Read More 
 
 
 
Wed, Nov 8
6:00pm - 7:30pm
 
 
Jonny Lipford
Enjoy the sounds of the Native American-style flute in this bi-weekly flute circle...  Are you soothed by the sounds of the Native American–style flute? Do you enjoy playing... Read More 
 
 
 
Thu, Nov 9
6:30pm - 8:00pm
 
 
Phil Pfister
Learn about and build your own year-round growing system...  The outdoor growing season has waned, but you can still grow lettuce, spinach and herbs! Grow greens all year with... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Nov 11
10:00am - 3:00pm
 
 
Dr. Paula Sanchini, Mary Beth Siemann & Virginia Melroy
Explore topics of spirituality with women from various faith traditions...  Come together with women of various faith traditions to explore questions of faith and spirituality. This... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Nov 11
4:00pm - 8:00pm
 
 
Kerry Batteau
Participate in an ancient sacred ceremony...  The Sweat Lodge Ceremony pre-dates recorded history and was practiced in some form by every culture in the world. These sweats were... Read More 
 
 
 
Sun, Nov 12
1:00pm - 3:00pm
 
 
Teri Petrzalek & Joyce St. Clair Voltz
Create a work of art that is beautiful and meditative...  Come play and create your very own ceramic finger labyrinth made specifically to fit your fingers! Labyrinths have been... Read More 
 
 
Sold Out
 
Mon, Nov 13
8:30am - 4:30pm
 
 
Prairiewoods staff
Focus on you in a full day of pampering...  Find complete rest and relaxation for your mind, body and spirit during the monthly Day of Self Renewal at Prairiewoods (120 East Boyson... Read More 
 
 
Sold Out
 
Mon, Nov 13
9:30am - 11:45am
 
 
Cindy Hathaway & Anji Kat
Participate in a variety of yoga classes aimed at beginners...  Experience the healing powers of meditative yoga in the spiritual environment and natural beauty of Prairiewoods (120... Read More 
 
 
 
Mon, Nov 13
9:30am - 11:00am
 
 
Betty Daugherty, FSPA
Participate in a four-week book study based on The Rebirthing of God...  The wisdom of God is deep within us, and longing for God is at the heart of our being! In his four-week... Read More 
 
 
 
Mon, Nov 13
12:45pm - 1:30pm
 
 
Kathy Broghammer
Bask in the resonant sound of Himalayan and crystal singing bowls...  Throughout history, singing bowls have been used around the world to meditate, relax, pray and achieve... Read More 
 
 
 
Mon, Nov 13
6:00pm - 7:00pm
 
 
Sheri Mealhouse (Hawkwoman)
Use the rhythm of drums to nourish you spiritually...  Feel the Creator’s rhythm inside you during a drum circle. Join facilitator Sheri Mealhouse (Hawkwoman) at Prairiewoods... Read More 
 
 
 
Tue, Nov 14
10:00am - 12:00pm
 
 
Lois Ocenosak
Practice contemplative prayer of the Scriptures while viewing visual art...  Come together in a circle of trust to integrate imagination, learning and prayer through the practice of... Read More 
 
 
 
Tue, Nov 14
5:30pm - 7:00pm
 
 
Prairiewoods staff & participants
Watch and discuss compelling spiritual webinars...  Do you enjoy having your conscience pricked or your mind ruffled? Do you seek practical applications of religious teachings in... Read More 
 
 
 
Tue, Nov 14
6:30pm - 8:00pm
 
 
Marj English, OSF
Honor loved ones who have died in this memorial prayer service...  Join us for a Remembrance Service in honor of benefactors and friends of Prairiewoods who have blessed us in life... Read More 
 
 
 
Wed, Nov 15
6:00pm - 7:00pm
 
 
Kathy Broghammer
Bask in the resonant sound of Himalayan and crystal singing bowls...  Experience sound, stillness, gentle movement, playfulness and relaxation through the enigmatic vibrations of... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Nov 18
8:00am - 1:00pm
 
 
Prairiewoods staff
Kick off the Christmas season in festive style!...  The holiday season is about love and kindness, generosity and gratitude. But sometimes the quest to find the perfect gift or host... Read More 
 
 
 
Mon, Nov 20
9:30am - 11:00am
 
 
Betty Daugherty, FSPA
Participate in a four-week book study based on The Rebirthing of God...  The wisdom of God is deep within us, and longing for God is at the heart of our being! In his four-week... Read More 
 
 
 
Tue, Nov 21
10:00am - 12:00pm
 
 
Lois Ocenosak
Practice contemplative prayer of the Scriptures while viewing visual art...  Come together in a circle of trust to integrate imagination, learning and prayer through the practice of... Read More 
 
 
 
Mon, Nov 27
9:30am - 11:45am
 
 
Cindy Hathaway & Anji Kat
Participate in a variety of yoga classes aimed at beginners...  Experience the healing powers of meditative yoga in the spiritual environment and natural beauty of Prairiewoods (120... Read More 
 
 
 
Mon, Nov 27
9:30am - 11:00am
 
 
Betty Daugherty, FSPA
Participate in a four-week book study based on The Rebirthing of God...  The wisdom of God is deep within us, and longing for God is at the heart of our being! In his four-week... Read More 
 
 
 
Mon, Nov 27
6:00pm - 7:00pm
 
 
Sheri Mealhouse (Hawkwoman)
Use the rhythm of drums to nourish you spiritually...  Feel the Creator’s rhythm inside you during a drum circle. Join facilitator Sheri Mealhouse (Hawkwoman) at Prairiewoods... Read More 
 
 
 
Tue, Nov 28
10:00am - 12:00pm
 
 
Lois Ocenosak
Practice contemplative prayer of the Scriptures while viewing visual art...  Come together in a circle of trust to integrate imagination, learning and prayer through the practice of... Read More 
 
 
 
Thu, Nov 30
5:00pm - 6:00pm
 
 
Mary Kopecky & Laura Weber
Celebrate Advent -- the season of hope -- in this four-week, family-friendly series...  Pope Benedict XVI once said, “It is the beautiful task of Advent to awaken in all of us... Read More 
 
 
 
December 2017
Mon, Dec 4
9:30am - 11:45am
 
 
Cindy Hathaway and Anji Kat
Participate in a variety of yoga classes aimed at beginners...  Experience the healing powers of meditative yoga in the spiritual environment and natural beauty of Prairiewoods (120... Read More 
 
 
 
Tue, Dec 5
10:00am - 12:00pm
 
 
Lois Ocenosak
Practice contemplative prayer of the Scriptures while viewing visual art...  Come together in a circle of trust to integrate imagination, learning and prayer through the practice of... Read More 
 
 
 
Wed, Dec 6
11:30am - 1:30pm
 
 
Tara King & Laurie Erlacher
Not another fast food lunch!...  Tired of the same old lunch places? Need to renew your body and refresh your spirit in a beautiful setting? Join us at Prairiewoods (120 East Boyson... Read More 
 
 
 
Wed, Dec 6
6:00pm - 7:00pm
 
 
Kathy Broghammer
Bask in the resonant sound of Himalayan and crystal singing bowls...  Experience sound, stillness, gentle movement, playfulness and relaxation through the enigmatic vibrations of... Read More 
 
 
 
Thu, Dec 7
5:00pm - 6:00pm
 
 
Jonny Lipford & Jenifer Hanson
Celebrate Advent -- the season of hope -- in this four-week, family-friendly series...  Pope Benedict XVI once said, “It is the beautiful task of Advent to awaken in all of us... Read More 
 
 
 
Fri, Dec 8 - 6:30pm
   through
Sun, Dec 10 - 1:00pm
 
 
Ellen Bruckner; Ann Jackson, PBVM; & Laura Weber
Find hope and generativity through a new way of being...  In this age of deep ambivalence about humanity’s future, seekers find consolation in listening for signs of emergent... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Dec 9
4:00pm - 8:00pm
 
 
Kerry Batteau
Participate in an ancient sacred ceremony...  The Sweat Lodge Ceremony pre-dates recorded history and was practiced in some form by every culture in the world. These sweats were... Read More 
 
 
 
Mon, Dec 11
8:30am - 4:30pm
 
 
Prairiewoods staff
Focus on you in a full day of pampering...  Find complete rest and relaxation for your mind, body and spirit during the monthly Day of Self Renewal at Prairiewoods (120 East Boyson... Read More 
 
 
 
Mon, Dec 11
9:30am - 11:45am
 
 
Cindy Hathaway and Anji Kat
Participate in a variety of yoga classes aimed at beginners...  Experience the healing powers of meditative yoga in the spiritual environment and natural beauty of Prairiewoods (120... Read More 
 
 
 
Mon, Dec 11
12:45pm - 1:30pm
 
 
Kathy Broghammer
Bask in the resonant sound of Himalayan and crystal singing bowls...  Throughout history, singing bowls have been used around the world to meditate, relax, pray and achieve... Read More 
 
 
 
Mon, Dec 11
6:00pm - 7:00pm
 
 
Sheri Mealhouse (Hawkwoman)
Use the rhythm of drums to nourish you spiritually...  Feel the Creator’s rhythm inside you during a drum circle. Join facilitator Sheri Mealhouse (Hawkwoman) at Prairiewoods... Read More 
 
 
 
Tue, Dec 12
10:00am - 12:00pm
 
 
Lois Ocenosak
Practice contemplative prayer of the Scriptures while viewing visual art...  Come together in a circle of trust to integrate imagination, learning and prayer through the practice of... Read More 
 
 
 
Tue, Dec 12
5:30pm - 7:00pm
 
 
Prairiewoods staff & participants
Watch and discuss compelling spiritual webinars...  Do you enjoy having your conscience pricked or your mind ruffled? Do you seek practical applications of religious teachings in... Read More 
 
 
 
Wed, Dec 13
6:00pm - 7:30pm
 
 
Jonny Lipford
Enjoy the sounds of the Native American-style flute in this bi-weekly flute circle...  Are you soothed by the sounds of the Native American–style flute? Do you enjoy playing... Read More 
 
 
 
Thu, Dec 14
5:00pm - 6:00pm
 
 
Nancy Hoffman, FSPA, & Jenifer Hanson
Celebrate Advent -- the season of hope -- in this four-week, family-friendly series...  Pope Benedict XVI once said, “It is the beautiful task of Advent to awaken in all of us... Read More 
 
 
 
Tue, Dec 19
10:00am - 12:00pm
 
 
Lois Ocenosak
Practice contemplative prayer of the Scriptures while viewing visual art...  Come together in a circle of trust to integrate imagination, learning and prayer through the practice of... Read More 
 
 
 
Wed, Dec 20
11:30am - 1:30pm
 
 
Marj English, OSF
Join this Continuing Program focused on women's spirituality...  Are you a woman looking to be spiritually enriched, updated, inspired and challenged? Join this lively group of... Read More 
 
 
 
Wed, Dec 20
6:00pm - 7:00pm
 
 
Kathy Broghammer
Bask in the resonant sound of Himalayan and crystal singing bowls...  Experience sound, stillness, gentle movement, playfulness and relaxation through the enigmatic vibrations of... Read More 
 
 
 
Thu, Dec 21
5:00pm - 6:45pm
 
 
Laura Weber
Celebrate Advent -- the season of hope -- in this four-week, family-friendly series...  Pope Benedict XVI once said, “It is the beautiful task of Advent to awaken in all of us... Read More 
 
 
 
Thu, Dec 21
7:00pm - 8:30pm
 
 
Prairiewoods staff
Fill the longest night of the year with light and laughter!...  Christmas is nearly upon us, but first the winter solstice brings us the longest night of the year. Join us for a... Read More 
 
 
 
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