Common Ground’s Sit-A-Thon
The most blissful fundraiser Charlottesville has ever experienced – a Community Sit-A-Thon to benefit Common Ground Healing Arts.
On Saturday, July 13th, Common Ground will be hosting its 2nd annual Sit-a-Thon, a community meditation event. Both experienced meditators and those who have never meditated and would like to learn the basics are welcome.
SIT DOWN: HELP YOURSELF AND SOMEONE ELSE!
- Have you ever wanted to learn how to meditate?
- Are you an experienced meditator who’d like to put that skill to good use?
- Please mark your calendars for July 13th for an exciting community meditation event to benefit Common Ground!
- This event, styled much like a Walk-A-Thon, invites you, the participant, to use or learn a skill for a good cause.
Date: July 13, 2013
Time: 9-11 am
Cost: By donation (tax deductible). Please bring cash or check with you on the day of.
Location: The Haven in Downtown Charlottesville (a beautiful sanctuary space)
Details: Pat Coffey, a Senior Teacher in the Insight Meditation tradition, will lead a two-hour community meditation.There will be periods of walking and standing--we will not be seated for more than 20 minutes at a time. Chairs are available, or you can bring a cushion to sit on the floor. A reception will follow.
When & Where
Common Ground Healing Arts
The mission of Common Ground is to improve wellness throughout our community by expanding opportunities for affordable and accessible complementary health practices at community-based locations. Our focus is on evidence-based practices such as yoga, meditation, acupuncture, and massage. A portion of every dollar generated from paid programming supports our extensive outreach services in the community.