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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.
May 2017
Mon, May 1
9:30am - 11:45am
 
 
Cindy Hathaway
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, May 1
6:30pm - 8:00pm
 
 
Rachel Fischer
Move beyond a basic understanding of essential oils...  Do you want to know more about essential oils and how to use them effectively and safely? Join experienced teacher Rachel... Read More 
 
 
 
Tue, May 2
1:00pm - 3:00pm
 
 
Rodney Bluml
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, May 2
6:30pm - 8:00pm
 
 
Dale Kueter
Find solace and healing as you put memories to paper in this two-part writing series...  Writing can be therapeutic. Writing about encounters with God—or the times when God... Read More 
 
 
 
Tue, May 2
6:30pm - 8:30pm
 
 
City of Cedar Rapids & Linn County Planning and Development Department
Consider shifting toward less stuff and a more mindful life...  Are you curious about tiny houses? Does the idea of downsizing and leading a simpler life sound appealing? Tiny... Read More 
 
 
 
Wed, May 3
6:00pm - 7:00pm
 
 
Kathy Broghammer
Bask in the resonant sound of Himalayan singing bowls...  Experience sound, stillness, gentle movement, playfulness and relaxation through the enigmatic vibrations of Himalayan... Read More 
 
 
 
Fri, May 5 - 7:00pm
   through
Sat, May 6 - 3:30pm
 
 
Ilia Delio, OSF, & Sara Thomsen
Don't miss Prairiewoods' annual Spirituality in the 21st Century conference!...  Spirituality in the 21st Century Consciousness & Christogenesis: Mind, Matter & Emerging... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, May 6
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, May 8
9:30am - 11:45am
 
 
Cindy Hathaway
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, May 8
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 semi-monthly drum circle. Join facilitator Sheri Mealhouse (Hawkwoman) at... Read More 
 
 
 
Tue, May 9
1:00pm - 3:00pm
 
 
Rodney Bluml
Connect with other Christian seekers to discuss life and faith...  Meet with other Christian seekers with whom you can discuss life and faith in a friendly, trusting environment.... Read More 
 
 
 
Tue, May 9
6:00pm - 9:00pm
 
 
Isa Gucciardi, Ph.D.
Learn to resolve conflicts through equality, respect and honesty...  Drawing from indigenous forms of council making, the Coming to Peace process brings the power of equality,... Read More 
 
 
 
Wed, May 10
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 
 
 
 
Wed, May 10
6:00pm - 9:00pm
 
 
Isa Gucciardi, Ph.D.
Expand your consciousness through Equanimity, Loving kindness, Compassion and Joy...  The Four Immeasurables are states that facilitate expanded levels of consciousness. Isa... Read More 
 
 
 
Fri, May 12
5:30pm - 8:30pm
 
 
Vino van Gogh Artist
Paint, drink and be merry!...  This Mother’s Day weekend, treat your mom to a fun, creative and relaxing evening together! During this evening of creative expression at... Read More 
 
 
 
Mon, May 15
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, May 15
9:30am - 11:45am
 
 
Cindy Hathaway
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, May 15
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, May 15
6:00pm - 9:00pm
 
 
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 
 
 
 
Mon, May 15
6:30pm - 8:00pm
 
 
Rachel Fischer
Learn to use essential oils as an Earth-friendly cleaning option...  Do you want to know more about essential oils and how to use them effectively and safely? Join an experienced... Read More 
 
 
 
Tue, May 16
1:00pm - 3:00pm
 
 
Rodney Bluml
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, May 16
5:30pm - 7:00pm
 
 
Prairiewoods staff and participants
Watch and discuss compelling spiritual webinars...  Do you enjoy having your conscience pricked or your mind ruffled? Do you seek practical applications of spiritual teachings in... Read More 
 
 
 
Tue, May 16
6:30pm - 8:30pm
 
 
Mark Stimson
Consider shifting toward less stuff and a more mindful life...  Are you curious about tiny houses? Does the idea of downsizing and leading a simpler life sound appealing? Tiny... Read More 
 
 
 
Wed, May 17
12:00pm - 8:00pm
 
 
Jen Kardos, Fred Meyer, Emy Sautter & Nancy Hoffman, FSPA
Immerse yourself in the joy of gardening, fresh air and hands-on learning!...  Feel free to come all three days, for just one day or for a specific class that fits your... Read More 
 
 
 
Wed, May 17
2:00pm - 4:00pm
 
 
Max Lieberman
Connect with others to read, learn and talk about eco-books...  Meet with other environmentally-minded community members (and the author himself!) to read current books in the new... Read More 
 
 
 
Wed, May 17
6:00pm - 7:00pm
 
 
Kathy Broghammer
Bask in the resonant sound of Himalayan singing bowls...  Experience sound, stillness, gentle movement, playfulness and relaxation through the enigmatic vibrations of Himalayan... Read More 
 
 
 
Thu, May 18
9:00am - 8:00pm
 
 
Jen Kardos, Fred Meyer, Emy Sautter & Nancy Hoffman, FSPA
Immerse yourself in the joy of gardening, fresh air and hands-on learning!...  Feel free to come all three days, for just one day or for a specific class that fits your... Read More 
 
 
 
Fri, May 19
9:00am - 1:00pm
 
 
Jen Kardos, Fred Meyer, Emy Sautter & Nancy Hoffman, FSPA
Immerse yourself in the joy of gardening, fresh air and hands-on learning!...  Feel free to come all three days, for just one day or for a specific class that fits your... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, May 20
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, May 22
9:30am - 11:45am
 
 
Cindy Hathaway
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, May 22
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 semi-monthly drum circle. Join facilitator Sheri Mealhouse (Hawkwoman) at... Read More 
 
 
 
Tue, May 23
1:00pm - 3:00pm
 
 
Rodney Bluml
Connect with other Christian seekers to discuss life and faith...  Meet with other Christian seekers with whom you can discuss life and faith in a friendly, trusting environment.... Read More 
 
 
 
Wed, May 24
2:00pm - 3:15pm
 
 
Gerry Hopkins
Find mind-body-spirit wellness through ancient martial arts...  Reduce stress and achieve mind-body-spirit wellness through a six-week (May 24–June 28) workshop on Tai Chi and... Read More 
 
 
 
Wed, May 24
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 
 
 
 
Tue, May 30
8:30am - 9:30am
 
 
Chris Klug
Become deeply aware of what's happening without commentary or judgement...  Information Sessions: Tuesday, May 30, 8:30–9:30 a.m., or Thursday, June 1, 5:30–6:30 p.m.... Read More 
 
 
 
Tue, May 30
1:00pm - 3:00pm
 
 
Rodney Bluml
Connect with other Christian seekers to discuss life and faith...  Meet with other Christian seekers with whom you can discuss life and faith in a friendly, trusting environment.... Read More 
 
 
 
June 2017
Thu, Jun 1
9:30am - 11:45am
 
 
Cindy Hathaway
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 
 
 
 
Thu, Jun 1
5:30pm - 6:30pm
 
 
Chris Klug
Become deeply aware of what's happening without commentary or judgement...  Information Sessions: Tuesday, May 30, 8:30–9:30 a.m., or Thursday, June 1, 5:30–6:30 p.m.... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Jun 3
5:00pm - 8:00pm
 
 
Prairiewoods supporters
Find good food, fellowship and fundraising at the annual Garden Party!...  Spring: the time of year for planting and tending our gardens! Please join us for our annual Garden Party,... Read More 
 
 
 
Sun, Jun 4 - 5:30pm
   through
Sat, Jun 10 - 1:00pm
 
 
Betty Daugherty, FSPA; Marj English, OSF; Ann Jackson, PBVM ; Laura Weber; & Lucille Winnike, FSPA
Take a week-long spiritual foray into silence...  If you desire deepening and renewal, a week-long foray into the silence may be just the balm for you. This Silent Directed Retreat... Read More 
 
 
 
Mon, Jun 5
9:30am - 10:30am
 
 
Cindy Hathaway
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, Jun 6
1:00pm - 3:00pm
 
 
Rodney Bluml
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, Jun 7
2:00pm - 4:00pm
 
 
Max Lieberman
Connect with others to read, learn and talk about eco-books...  Meet with other environmentally-minded community members to read current books in the new Climate Change Community... Read More 
 
 
 
Wed, Jun 7
6:00pm - 7:00pm
 
 
Kathy Broghammer
Bask in the resonant sound of Himalayan singing bowls...  Experience sound, stillness, gentle movement, playfulness and relaxation through the enigmatic vibrations of Himalayan... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Jun 10
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, Jun 12
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, Jun 12
9:30am - 10:30am
 
 
Cindy Hathaway
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, Jun 12
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, Jun 12
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 semi-monthly drum circle. Join facilitator Sheri Mealhouse (Hawkwoman) at... Read More 
 
 
 
Tue, Jun 13
1:00pm - 3:00pm
 
 
Rodney Bluml
Connect with othe