Sep 2-5
Social Capital Markets 2014

Fort Mason Center • San Francisco, CA
IGNITING VIBRANT COMMUNITIES – Join the world’s pioneering impact investors, social entrepreneurs, philanthropists, civic leaders, innovators foundations, institutions, and philanthropists to create the intersections where you – with friends and valuable strangers – MOBILIZE RESOURCES and CAPITAL for good at the premiere global conference focusing on the intersection of money and meaning. Celebrate … Full Listing.
Sep 3-Nov 12
Faith & Plant Sourced Living Diets

Opera Plaza Community Room • San Francisco, CA
Six Dinners and Talks: What do religious traditions teach about seeking to live a vegan way of life and eat more live plant-sourced foods? More faith leaders, clergy, and members are affirming diet is not just a “health” thing, but a spiritual discipline as well. See how four religious paths, plus secular humanist observers of an Earth-based spirituality, view and value a live-food and vegan way. Each … Full Listing.
Wed, Sep 3
Emergence of the Co-Creator in You

FREE TeleSeminar •
Do you long to go beyond the competitive, win-lose culture of the past into a joyfully co-creative and harmonious future? You are not alone! There’s fascinating evidence of a fundamentally new pattern emerging in humanity: the co-creator. This emerging pattern goes beyond surface values to a whole new way of engaging and working with others, based on respect and unity. The co-creator relinquishes … Full Listing.
Wed, Sep 3
Kirtan Lounge

Kirtan Lounge • San Rafael, CA
Come celebrate with us through Yoga, Kirtan and Blessed Food! Join Kirtan Lounge with us on this 19th century country estate listed on the National Historic Register: 6:30 Yoga on the Lawn: Mellow Flow with Rob Kunkle accompanied by live devotional ambient kirtan by Ananta Govinda 7:30 Presentation “The Mechanics and Types of Karma” 8:00 Vegetarian Dinner Kids Activities, Lawns for frisbee and badminton, Hosted … Full Listing.
Fri, Sep 5
Melvin Seals & JGB Dance Concert

Sebastopol Community Center • Sebastopol, CA
Melvin Seals & Jerry Garcia Band is the headliner, along with “New Vintage Artists” Recording Artists Coyote Club and Hoytus & Cup of Sunshine performing work from their debut albums, along with special guests and jams. Food and drink is available by Smoke House Bar B Que, Frey Wine, Lagunitas Beer, Ace Cider and Guayaki Tea The event is a benefit for www.StraightTalkAdvice.org, which is … Full Listing.
Fri, Sep 5
Colin Farish & Allison Lovejoy

San Francisco Conservatory of Music • San Francisco, CA
An Evening of Solo Piano With Colin Farish & Allison Lovejoy Friday, September 5, 2014 at 8 PM The San Francisco Conservatory of Music, 50 Oak St. San Francisco: 415.864.7326 Celebrating The CD Releases of Colin Farish’s, Farish Plays Gershwin & Facing In And Allison Lovejoy’s New Nocturnes featuring selections by Krausas, Alonso, Farish, Mechem and others And The Music Of Gershwin, Ravel, … Full Listing.
Sep 6-Oct 3
Whale and Dolphin Wisdom Retreats

The Point Hotel • Contadora Island, Pearl Islands, Panama
Completely immerse yourself in the healing energies of the whales and dolphins. We offer magical 5 day Spiritual retreats where you will open an intimate and transformational connection with the whales and dolphins in the tropical paradise of the Pearl islands, Panama. You will stay on the tranquil island of Contadora in a beautiful ocean front hotel. Each day you will go out on either a catamaran … Full Listing.
Sat, Sep 6
Sebastopol Cajun-Zydeco Festival

Ives Park • Sebastopol, CA
Enjoy world-class Zydeco Music on a huge shaded wooden dance floor under the redwoods… Gator sausage, Gumbo, BBQ, Ice Cream, Watermelon, Shaved Ice, Beer, Wine, Margaritas, Hurricanes, and Oyster Shooters! LINEUP: * Mark St Mary & His Louisiana Blues & Zydeco Band * Sean ARdion & ZydeCool * Andre Thierry & Zydeco Magic * Cajon Supergoup… CREOLE UNITED – Jeffrey Broussard, Lawrence Ardoin, … Full Listing.
Sat, Sep 6
Harvest Moon Celebration

Solar Living Center • Hopland, CA
Join the Solar Living Institute on September 6th! The SLI is combining the mystery and magic of the moon with our focus on sustainable living. The Harvest Moon is the full moon closest to the autumnal equinox and is associated with our wisdom and intuition. Let’s celebrate together while getting to know more about what SLI does and how you can make a difference by joining us in our activities. There … Full Listing.
Sun, Sep 7
Rumi's Caravan

Humanist Hall • Oakland, CA
Rumi’s Caravan is coming to Oakland! Please join us at 7:00 Sunday evening, September 7th at the Humanist Hall, 390 27th Street, Oakland, one block from Broadway. Rumi’s Caravan is a sublime evening of poetry and music performed in the ecstatic tradition. Open your heart to world poetry featuring the works of Rumi, Hafiz, Mary Oliver, Rilke, Yeats and others, all recited from the heart by a soulful … Full Listing.
Sep 9-14
Somatic Movement Arts Festival

Continuum Studios • Santa Monica, CA
Explore… How the inner process of Somatic Movement discovery Spills into the outer reaches of every day life. MEET and LEARN FROM MAJOR INFLUENCES In The FIELD of SOMATIC MOVEMENT ARTS, EDUCATION AND THERAPY. . . The Somatic Movement Arts Festival presents a profound opportunity to explore the cutting edge of health, wellness and creativity. We provide people from around the world with the capacity … Full Listing.
Sep 9-11
National Heirloom Exposition

Sonoma County Fairgrounds • Santa Rosa, CA
The National Heirloom Exposition is a not-for-profit event centered around the pure food movement, heirloom vegetables, and anti-GMO activism. Last year the event drew more than 18,000 people from around the country and beyond. With more than 100 speakers and 300 natural food vendors, the it was the largest gathering in pure food history! The Heirloom Expo has gained incredible interest among home … Full Listing.
Sep 12-14
Green Festival Los Angeles

LA Convention Center • Los Angeles, CA
Green Festival, the largest and longest-running festival on sustainability and green living, returns to Los Angeles for three days on September 12th, 13th and 14th. More than 200 exhibitors will showcase a wide range of products, services and resources in all things earth-friendly – from organic food, fashion, health, children’s toys and pet care to eco-travel, energy and transportation. The event … Full Listing.
Sep 12-14
Ascension Portal Conference

Mt Shasta Meadows, Lake, and Master Rooms • Mt Shasta, CA
Please join me and an esteemed list of colleagues as we journey into Exopolitics and the mysteries of our Galactic Heritage and Cosmic Destiny. We will delve into the reality of our space family throughout history. We will explore the full depth of ET interaction with humankind; both the light and the dark will be unraveled before your very eyes. Ongoing enlightened contact with benevolent space family … Full Listing.
Sep 12-14
Mystical Mermaid Retreat

Harbin Hotsprings • Middletown, CA
A weekend of rejuvenation in healing hot springs. A celebration of all things Mer. Workshops, speakers, art vendors, and fine food. Featuring special guest, Hannah Mermaid. Who is invited: * Mystical mer-folk from around the world who want to connect and share their mythic gifts together * Mermaid enthusiasts in search of a tail and a dive into this mythic realm * Creative Mer-artisans who wants to … Full Listing.
Sep 12-21
200-Hour Teacher Training

The Art of Vinyasa Flow: A 200-Hour Teacher Training • Venice, CA
***NOTE*** This teacher training is divided into 2 (two) modules. Module 1: September 12 – 21, 2014 Module 2: November 14 – 23, 2014 Join Micheline Berry for a radically transformational and empowering journey into the art of teaching Vinyasa Flow Yoga, appropriate for both aspiring teachers as well as those who wish to deepen the creative well of their own yoga sadhana and living art. Micheline’s … Full Listing.
Sep 12-21
Village Building Convergence

Various Sebastopol Sites • Sebastopol, CA
The Village Building Convergence is an annual collaboration and cross pollination of neighbors, groups and civic partnerships to transform our town through village life patterns and educational placemaking projects. This culminates in a 10-day Fall celebration including… creating street murals, cob bus stops, community gardens and much more as local citizens and visitors take to the streets of Sebastopol … Full Listing.
Sep 12-14
Women's Weekend 2.0 Reinvented

Monte Rio Outdoor Amphitheater • Monte Rio, CA
The reinvention of the classic women’s festival on the Russian River. Music, comedy, golf, wine tasting, single’s mixers, dancing … something for everyone. Headliners: Beverly McClellan, Julie Goldman, Suzanne Westenhoefer, Lorie Moore and many others. Sunday is Jazz and Blues. Come for a day, evening or for the weekend. Camping and hotels available.
Sep 13-14
The Unity Concert 2014

Elk Creek Lodge & Resort • Piedmont, SD
We invite you to Unite with The Great Sioux Nation for this Global Ceremony. Thousands of people will converge for a UNITY CONCERT – bringing together Native American tribes with those on the right side of justice to return the guardianship of the Black Hills to the Great Sioux Nation. The Unity Concert is a gathering of members of the Pte Oyate (Buffalo Nation, also called the Great Sioux Nation), … Full Listing.
Sep 13-14
Renaissance Faire 2014

Ives Park • Sebastopol, CA
As a visitor to our Faire, wander around and interact with a myriad of “villagers” from 1578, make herbal soap or try your hand at weaving while listening to a wandering minstrel…enjoy some ice cold lemonade while watching the falcons and learning about their role in Renaissance farming, sit back and take in a short Shakespeare performance while feasting on a hearty, rustic lunch. Come celebrate … Full Listing.
Sun, Sep 14
Shamanic Journey Workshop

Cozy Home HypnoTherapy Practice • San Francisco, CA
In this class you will learn and practice the ancient and cross-cultural skill of the shamanic journey: Everything you need to get started and leave with confidence in your new skill. This class is taught by Suzy Peltier, aka Lady Red Hawk, Internet Radio Host, Shaman, Reiki Master, Wiccan Priestess and author of the forthcoming book: “The Wisdom of the Seasons: A Guide to Wicca, the chakras and the … Full Listing.