Berkeley Fathers Forum
Berkeley Fathers ForumBerkeley California USA
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SCWS Poplar Kinderhouse
Circle Time Intensive with Steve Spitalny and Dean Pollard - 9:00am - 3:30pm230 Poplar Av. Santa Cruz CA 95062 usa 831-469-9835
Circle Time Intensive
February 21-23 9am -3:30pm
Santa Cruz, California
With Steve Spitalny and Dean Pollard
In this 3-day intensive, we will explore the potential healing qualities of circle timewith young children. We will examine our intentions for offering Circle in our programs, and try to fulﬁll those intentions in our circles with the children.There willbe ample time to sample various seasonal circle times, and create and reﬁne your own circles. Mornings will begin with movement sessions with Dean. There we willexperience his work with applied eurythmy.
Preparatory reading - http://www.waldorﬂibrary.org/images/stories/journal_articles/GW3007.pdf
Stephen Spitalny is a kindergarten teacher of 3-6 year-olds at Santa Cruz WaldorfSchool where he has been teaching kindergarten for 24 years. Steve is the former editor of Gateways, the bi-annual publication of the Waldorf Early ChildhoodAssociation of North America (WECAN). Steve has written many articles and givenlectures and workshops across the US and in Switzerland. He is author of a newbook, Connecting With Young Children; Educating the Will, (available at lulu.com)and also has two story and music CDs. His website is www.chamakanda.com.
Dean Pollard received his Waldorf training at the Rudolf Steiner College,Sacramento, and Eurythmy Training at the Zuccoli Schule, Dornach. He has 11 yearsof innovative Eurythmy Teaching, from K to 12th grade, at the Sacramento and SantaCruz Waldorf Schools. Dean is an award-winning theater director and the pioneer of the art of Applied Eurythmy. Visit his website: http://appliedeurythmy.com/
Registration: $195 ($150 if received by February 1)
Class Size: Minimum - 7, Maximum - 20
One hour lunch break each day - Lunch not provided
Course location - Santa Cruz Waldorf Kinderhouse 230 Poplar Av, Santa Cruz, CA
For more information - firstname.lastname@example.org
We reserve the right to cancel course if minimum class size is not reached by Feb. 15.
In that case, registration fees will be refunded in full.
Reclaiming Play, part 2: Three Perspectives - 9amSaratoga CA USA
SCWS Poplar Kinderhouse
Storytelling and Music - 6:30230 Poplar Av. Santa Cruz CA 95062 usa 831-469-9835
Chamakanda Steve will tell stories accompanied by the amazing Jacob Mafuleni and Martha Thom, musicians from Zimbabwe.
Jacob and Martha are among the musicians on Steve's 2nd storytelling cd, Chamakanda Tells Stories.
Accompanying a child is not required for admission to this event.
All proceeds from this event go to support Jacob and Martha's children attending school in Zimbabwe.
Waldorf Poplar Kinderhouse
Chamakanda tells stories and Musekiwa plays music - 5:30pm230 Poplar Av Santa Cruz CA 95062 USA 831-469-9835
Steve will tell stories accompanied by Musekiwa Chingodza from Zimbabwe on mbira. Musekiwa accompanied Steve on his first storytelling cd, Kudya Zvekukwata (Eating at other people's houses).
This is an event for story lovers of all ages.
Making Simple Wooden Animals - 1:00-4:00pmSanta Cruz CA USA
Make 2 wooden animals with Steve Spitalny at his kindergarten.
Enrollment limited to 10 so contact Steve to reserve your space asap.
Connecting with Young Children
Fathers Forum - 10am - 4:00pmN. Berkeley Hills CA
A fathers-only gathering
Contact Danielle at Margaret's Garden for more info.