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Hawkwood often stages various special events throughout the year, from concerts to lectures, open days, and retreats.

See below for the list of current events.


Meditation - Every Sunday 9am to 10am and Wednesday 8.20am to 8.50am
17 Aug 2014

buddha.jpgEvery Sunday at Hawkwood 9am  - 10am a group meets to spend an hour in meditation.  This is an open and friendly group.  Perhaps you would like to come along one Sunday for a peaceful hour. 

There is a mid-week session on Wednesday at 8.20 - 8.50am. This is a space in the working week for us to gather and be together in silence and stillness.

See below for some writings about Meditation...

The Meditation Space is available at other times by arrangement with the front office. Tel: 01453 759034.  info@hawkwoodcollege.co.uk


Prayerful Singing
25 Nov 2014

Would you like to sing in a way that touches your longing for the divine?

Do you want to sing like that free of dogma or creed?

Then you are in the right place!

Prayerful Singing happens every fourth Tuesday evening at Hawkwood with Leo and Sundara Sofer.

We start with a gentle warm up for our voices and then learn 6-7 songs as rounds / canons or in parts. The songs come from different traditions and include Taizé chants, songs in the style of Nickomo Clark's Harmonic Temple and Wildgoose sacred chants from the Iona Community, among others.

Arrival 7.15pm. Sing 7.30-9.15pm

£7 sliding scale

More information on Leo and Sundara's evenings click here

http://prayerfulsinging.com/how-we-sing-together/

Autumn dates

 

December - no singing, but we usually hold a Solstice Spiral on 21 December.


Christmas Lunches
01 Dec 2014

Christmas lunches are available to book between Monday 1 - Monday 22 December (subject to availability). Please call to discuss your requirements. Advance payment is necessary to secure your booking- 2 Courses for £16 or 3 Courses for £21. Organic drinks from the Bar will be available.

Christmas Menu

Starters

Roasted Hawkwood Organic Pumpkin Soup

Or

Goats Cheese and Pine Nut Salad with a Sweet Chilli Sauce

Main courses

Roast Rib of Hawkwood Organic Beef and Forestiere Sauce

Or

Stuffed Free Range Turkey Breast with Pigs in Blankets

Or

Roasted Vegetable Filo Parcel with Red Pepper Sauce (v)

Vegetables

Roasted Maris Piper Potatoes, Purple Sprouting Broccoli,

Thyme Carrots and Red Cabbage

 

Desserts

Homemade Coffee and Orange Cheesecake with Cream

Or

Traditional Christmas Pudding and Brandy Cream

 

After Lunch Tea or Coffee included

2 Courses for £16 or 3 Courses for £21

We strive to use local, seasonal, organic and Fairtrade produce whenever possible


Food, Land and Healing Open Evening
05 Dec 2014

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Solstice Spiral
21 Dec 2014

A simple ritual beginning at dusk, to celebrate winter solstice and focus on the meaning and beauty in your life.

Take an unlit candle into a spiral formed of winter greenery, reflecting on the past year. Light the candle at the centre and walk slowly out as a preparation for the new. Place your candle on a table with others and stay as long as you wish in the quiet atmosphere.

Children’s spiral 3.30pm – 5.30pm (with gentle live music in the background). Children under 14 must be accompanied by a responsible adult

Adult spiral 5.30 – 9pm.

The Winter Café will be open.

£5 adults: £2 children

Volunteers are welcome to help setting up, welcoming guests and clearing away.

 

 

Information...

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Contact Hawkwood College
For all events please email for further details or telephone 01453 759034

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