Thoreau, Mindfulness Meditation, and Journaling

Date(s) - 02/15/17 2:00 pm - 3:30 pm

Location: Thoreau Farm: Birthplace of Henry David Thoreau

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Thoreau Farm and Nancy Tenney are offering a course on Thoreau, Mindfulness Meditation and Journaling to celebrate the work of Thoreau during this bicentennial year of Henry’s birth.

Nancy “Nanri” Tenney, teacher of meditation, yoga and art, will lead this eight-week workshop, with a special emphasis on the writings of Henry David Thoreau and the meditation practices of Buddhist Monk Thich Nhat Hanh. In keeping with Thoreau’s writings on living deliberately and spirituality, the class will also include meditation and journaling, for all levels.

Participants will need to bring a journal and “The Miracle of Mindfulness” by Thickh Nhat Hanh and “Walden; or Life in the Woods” by Henry David Thoreau.

Classes will be held Wednesdays, January 25- March 15, from 2pm to 3:30pm at Thoreau Farm, 341 Virginia Road, Concord, MA. Fee $90. For more information, call Concord Carlisle Community Education at 978-318-1432 or email