Shown here is the calendar for events affiliated with CEC.

We offer meditations every Monday night, and other events such as Courses and Retreats.

2024

April

1

Location: online via zoom https://us02web.zoom.us/j/799184864?pwd=UXIvUkZ4QVBZQ0Q2VUh0Y2NNVnJkQT09
Dates: Monday, April 1st, 7:30pmET
To kick off Ecology month, we’ll take inspiration from the elements and practice connecting the nature within to the nature without.This meditation will use the sights and sounds of the natural world to remind us what we’re made of.

8

Location: online via zoom https://us02web.zoom.us/j/799184864?pwd=UXIvUkZ4QVBZQ0Q2VUh0Y2NNVnJkQT09
Dates: Monday, April 8th, 7:30pmET
For this practice, we'll first spend a little time on the posture, with the aim of feeling grounded in our bodies. We'll then choose an object of focus that we'd like to embody, a specific tree or animal or body of water that you know and love--anything from the non-human world that resonates in that moment.

13

Location: High Park Labyrinth 
Dates: Saturday, April 13, 3-4:30pm
Join CEC for a nature mindfulness experience in Toronto’s High Park! Inspired by the beautiful ecosystem of the park, we'll gather for a period of silent practice and then head off on a walking tour to visit some of the park's most wise and wonderful trees.

15

Location: online via zoom https://us02web.zoom.us/j/799184864?pwd=UXIvUkZ4QVBZQ0Q2VUh0Y2NNVnJkQT09
Dates: Monday, April 15th, 7:30pmET
In this practice we will experiment using the scientific method commonly practiced in ecology, and then break those scientific rules, and then see how we feel about breaking those rules, and perhaps contemplate why those rules exist in the first place.

22

Location: online via zoom https://us02web.zoom.us/j/799184864?pwd=UXIvUkZ4QVBZQ0Q2VUh0Y2NNVnJkQT09
Dates: Monday, April 22nd, 7:30pmET
Tonight we’ll  get curious about the subtle ways in which we experience the sense of separateness and see if the simple practice of recognizing it helps us attune to the ways in which we are all just a part of the activity of nature, the world, the universe.

26

Location: Alternity Community Hub, 333 Bloor St West
Dates: Friday, April 26th, 8:30-10:30pm
Gather in community for a fun Friday night of mindfulness, music and movement. This month we're getting cosmic with a meditation into spaciousness followed by an interstallar dance journey!

29

Location: online via zoom https://us02web.zoom.us/j/799184864?pwd=UXIvUkZ4QVBZQ0Q2VUh0Y2NNVnJkQT09
Dates: Monday, April 29th, 7;30pmET
In this session we will explore how to use nature metaphors as a way to connect with ourselves and set intentions for the Spring season.

May

3

Location: online via zoom (link provided with registration) and Toronto location TBA
Dates: May 3rd 7:30pmET - May 5th 2pmET
'Tis the season for waking up! Join the Consciousness Explorers Club teaching team for a curated weekend of guided and silent meditation practices, mindful movement, music, creativity, community discussions and lots more!! The retreat will be offered over zoom, with some sessions also available to join in person in Toronto.

August

2

Location: Five Oaks Centre. 1 Bethel Road Paris, ON N3L 3E3
Dates: Friday, August 2nd, 3pm - Monday, August 5th, 2pm
Consciousness Explorers Club legendary summer retreat is back!