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Upcoming Events

Sage-in International events and local conscious aging events are good ways to learn more and to connect with like-minded people. Choose a category of events from the list below and click through to see all the events in the given category. If you prefer, scroll down the page to see a listing of upcoming events, or visit our Events Calendar to search for events in your area.

You may also find a Chapter or Circle in your neighborhood! Visit our Chapters page or  Wisdom Circles page to learn more.

Sage-ing International Sponsored Events

Sage-ing ELDER-FORUM Webinars:  Live 1 hour+ presentations with panel and discussion

Awakening the Sage Within: One-day introductory Sage-ing programs

Deepening the Sage Within Workshops:  Weekend in-depth Sage-ing workshops

Professional Development:  Two paths to becoming a Sage-ing Leader

Chapters: Local community gatherings of Sage-ing International members

Other Conscious Aging Events

Conscious Aging Workshops, Retreats, Seminars:  Events addressing sage-ing principles and practices offered by CSL leaders and others committed to Conscious Aging practices

Wisdom Circles: Local gatherings of elders exploring sage-ing ideas and practices

Sage-ing Partner Events

“Who are Sage-ing Partners?”

…fellow conscious eldering organizations that share our vision of aging as a time of life characterized by growth,contribution and fulfillment. Upcoming programs of interest..

From the Elders Action Network

The Empowered Elder: EAN’s Foundation Workshop

Seven online sessions: Tuesdays, May 28 – July 9, 2019. 
Facilitated by Constance Washburn M.A., The Empowered Elderinvites a shift moving from individual self to global self. This seven-week series explores what it means to be an Elder at this time in history and incorporates practices of the Work That Reconnects, Age-ing to Sage-ing and Sacred Activism. For more information and to register, click…HERE.

Elders Climate Action Spring Into Action 2019

Three Webinars on Thursdays in May 6:00 pm ET/ 3:00 pm PT
Learn about Project Drawdown, Energy Policy Solutions and more….
For information and to register, click…HERE.

Join Elder Climate Action for: Climate Tea & Talk

Make yourself a cup of tea and connect with us for an “elder hour” of casual discussion about climate change. We can make new friends across the country and learn ways to engage from each other. We hope you will join us for climate tea & talk! To Register, click here

Second Tuesday of Each Month, 6:00 PM Eastern | 3:00 PM Pacific

No RSVP Needed,  Join from Computer: https://zoom.us/j/185337579 Or Telephone: 669 900 6833

Meeting ID: 185 337 579

Join Elders Climate Action’s Monthly National Call

4th Tuesday of the Month, 7:00 PM (ET) | 4:00 PM (PT)

With Stephanie Mines, Organizer of Upcoming Climate Change & Consciousness International Conference in Findhorn, Scotland in 2019


If you are unable to attend the National Call, RSVP and we’ll send you the recording.

From Yerusha

Yerusha, the Hebrew word for Legacy is a project devoted to creating and supporting Reb Zalman’s vision.  Formerly called ALEPH, they are SI’s oldest partner.

“Wisdom of the Heart: From Age-ing to Sage-ing” with Bahira Sugarman & Rabbi Shaya Isenberg, celebrated Pioneers of Sage-ing International and seasoned leaders of Sage-ing Workshops for three decades.

Stony Point, New York July 8 – 14, 2019
at Ruach Ha’Aretz

For information and to register, click …HERE.

From The Center For Concious Eldering

Oregon June 23-29, 2019, Breitenbush Hot Springs, Choosing Conscious Elderhood. This weekl ong retreat offers a highly experiential program allowing participants opportunity for inner work, deepening one’s vision of conscious elderhood and becoming an engaged elder. For more information and registration, click …HERE.

August 11-16, 2019, Rhinebeck, The Omega Institute. This retreat led by Ron Pevny, weaves together key tenets of Conscious Eldering with wisdom and practices from the three Transforming Aging Summits which Ron hosted. For information and to register, click… HERE

October 6-12, 2019, Ghost Ranch, New Mexico,  Choosing Conscious Elderhood. This weeklong retreat, co-sponsored by Sage-ing International , has been presented many times by Ron Pevny and Anne Wennhold at the magnificent Ghost Ranch. It is a unique opportunity to learn and experience powerful practices that support your journey toward a conscious elderhood.
For information and to register, click … HERE .

Upcoming SI Webinars, Workshops & Retreats

Sage-ing Deepening the Sage Within Workshops (DSW)  (formerly Sage-ing Intensive Workshop)

A 2-3 day intensive workshop or a workshop series diving into SI core themes (images of aging, life harvest, forgiveness, mortality, leaving a legacy, service); we harvest our life experience, leading to further growth.

Bellevue, Washington June 28 – 30, 2019, Deepening the Sage Within: Aging with Wisdom.Pat Hoertdoefer, CSL, and Mary Anne Ingenthron, CSL, invite you to join them at the beautiful Peace and Spirituality Center on the shores of Lake Washington for a weekend retreat that offers an opportunity to improve the last third of life by recognizing the value we offer and responding in practical, positive ways to the life changes. For event information and registration, click…HERE.

Longmont, Colorado October 4-6, 2019, Deepening the Sage Within: Aging with Spirit. Maureen Dobson, CSL and Elizabeth Bell, CSL offer a two day intensive retreat. Embraced by the power of circle and the support of community you are invited to deeply explore the principles and practices of Sage-ing. Maureen and Elizabeth, both Sage-ing Leaders bring a unique combined breadth of experience to facilitate this event. For information and registration, click…HERE.

Online Sage-ing Events

September 12th – October 17th, 2019 (six consecutive Thursdays), The Heart of Aging With Wisdom – Series I. The Heart of Aging with Wisdom, Series I and II curriculum delves deeply into conscious aging themes, and is our ultimate dive into Sage-ing issues for personal growth and inspiration to a rich elder life. It is designed to engage and encourage participants with conversation and interaction about healthy spirited eldering. For brochure and registration click…HERE.

Awakening the Sage Within (ASW)

ASW is a highly interactive entry level event in a 1-day format or a series of short sessions, introducing Sage-ing International (SI) core topics: images of aging, life review, forgiveness, mortality, spirituality, legacy-leaving, and service.

St Paul, Minnesota, Tuesday, July 9, 2019. Karen West, MA, CSL facilitates this day-long Sage-ing event at the St. Paul Jewish Community Center. Her experience as educator, career counselor and spiritual director, focused by her passion for Conscious Aging and Sage-ing enriches this introductory program. Space is limited, prompt registration is advised. For information and registration click…HERE.

Marlton Lakes, New Jersey, Saturday, July 13th, 2019. Jerome Kerner, CSL will faciltate this day long Sage-ing event at Marlton Lakes Community Center. For more information and to register click HERE.

“Beyond the Basics”

Our “BtB” events go beyond awakening your Inner-Elder, for more personal growth and elder-equipping. Themes will be varied, designed for in-depth exploration of Age-ing to Sage-ing life issues.

Check back soon for information about upcoming BtB events.

Sage-ing Global Webinars

SI presents a series of live monthly webinars on our core topics and themes related to conscious eldering. They can be viewed on any internet-connected device.

Tuesday, July 23rd, 2019, Itineraries for an Original Life: A Traveler’s Guide to Life Review. Kendall Dudley gives a preview of his upcoming book to equip you for your trip into the next chapter in life: Travel back and forth in time, and envision what makes you fully alive, what roads remain un-travelled, and what doors are still un-opened.For information and to register, click… HERE.