Events

Date/Time Event
Tuesday, December 18 - Tuesday, March 12
10:30 am - 11:30 am
Chair Yoga at Dominican Center at Marywood
Dominican Center at Marywood, Grand Rapids MI

Chair Yoga with Kathy Julien, Certified Yoga Instructor. Use a chair for greater support and stability within the practice. With an emphasis on the breath, alignment, and taking things at your own pace, Chair Yoga brings simplicity to the practice for easeful connection with the healing and restorative benefits yoga offers. Tuesday mornings Dec. 12, 2018 through March 12, 2018. $10 per session. Register

Thursday, December 20 - Thursday, February 28
4:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Chair Yoga Thursday Evenings at Dominican Center at Marywood
Dominican Center at Marywood, Grand Rapids MI

Chair Yoga with Kathy Julien, Certified Yoga Instructor. Use a chair for greater support and stability within the practice. With an emphasis on the breath, alignment, and taking things at your own pace, Chair Yoga brings simplicity to the practice for easeful connection with the healing and restorative benefits yoga offers. Tuesday mornings Dec. 12, 2018 through March 12, 2018. $10 per session. Register

Wednesday, January 23
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Soul Care for Faith Leaders
Dominican Center at Marywood, Grand Rapids MI

Dr. Ruth Haley Barton ministers to the soul care needs of pastors and leaders based on her conviction that the best thing we bring to leadership is our own transforming selves. Dr. Barton is the founding president and CEO of the Transforming Center. As a retreat leader, spiritual director, and author, she inspired others for more than 20 years. Josh Banner, spiritual director and creator of The Invitation Podcast, moderates this conversation.

Details and Register

Friday, February 22
7:00 pm - 9:00 pm
February Reflective Film Series presents: Dheepan
Dominican Center at Marywood, Grand Rapids MI

Join us for the February Reflective Film Series,¬†Dheepan. The film tells the story of three Tamil refugees who flee the civil war-ravaged Sri Lanka and come to France, in the hope of reconstructing their lives. The film won the Palme d’Or at the 2015 Cannes Film Festival. It was later shown in the Special Presentations section of the 2015 Toronto International Film Festival. Popcorn and soda provided. Co-sponsored by Dominican Associates. Special thanks to Zulema Moret, Dominican Associate, for her generosity. About the film

Wednesday, March 27
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm
Zentangle: Labyrinth
Dominican Center at Marywood, Grand Rapids MI

Led by Amy W.M. Kam, Certified Zentangle Teacher, the Zentangle Method is a form of artistic expression and meditation that allows you to create beautiful images using techniques of drawing structured patterns and reflective prompts. No previous art experience required. Using a Zentangle Opus tile, this class will lead you on a special journey to create a tangled labyrinth. As your pen fills the paths, you may find metaphors your life in the circular twists, turns, giving you moment to pause and reflect while creating this frame-able work of art. Details and Register

Saturday, May 4
8:30 am - 11:30 am
The Rosary Flowing from Scripture
Dominican Center at Marywood, Grand Rapids MI

The Rosary has its roots in the early 1000s in the West and corresponds to the repetitive prayer of the heart, which had developed in the East. Praying the Rosary is an ancient practice yet remains a mystery to many of us. Explore the Rosary by uncovering its roots and its relevancy as a contemporary spiritual prayer practice. We will see the mysteries from Scripture unfold as we pray the Rosary blending vocal prayer, meditation, and contemplation into the practice. Includes Rosary and breakfast. Details and Register

Monday, May 27
6:30 pm - 7:30 pm
Saint Series: Learn about the life and times of Mother Theresa
Dominican Center at Marywood, Grand Rapids MI

The Saint Series is a presentation and conversation with Dominican Associates that shines light on the many holy women and men in service of God. Dominican Associates are non-vowed women and men who desire to practice their Christian faith in the spirit of the Dominican Order of Preachers. Interested in Dominican Associate Life? Visit grdominicans.org/associates. Presented by Dominican Associates John and Mary Jo Yowaish.
All are welcome.

Tuesday, October 1 - Friday, November 1
All Day
National Physical Therapy Month

Physical therapists and physical therapy assistants play a critical role in our lives. Celebrate them in October.

Friday, November 1 - Sunday, December 1
All Day
National Home Care Month

Celebrate the practice and all of the individuals who make home health care possible.

Thursday, October 1 - Sunday, November 1
All Day
National Physical Therapy Month

Physical therapists and physical therapy assistants play a critical role in our lives. Celebrate them in October.

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