Personal Empowerment Programs

Know Yourself, Live Fully, Be the Change

Life goes by quickly and the business of everyday life can easily overshadow the path that keeps us happy, radiant and living our purpose in life. Please join us for one of our Living Earth courses that will help you live your life more fully, connected, and alive.  What’s stopping you?!!  See below for our upcoming offerings

2020 Programs:

2018 Programs:

Apr 13 – Apr 14 all-day Ages: 18+
Coyote Mentoring workshop (hosted by Blue Mountain School- taught by Living Earth School)  Hub and Kate Knott and other staff of Living Earth School in Afton, VA will be visiting Floyd to facilitate a Coyote Mentoring workshop on Friday, April 13th and Saturday, April 14th. The workshop will take place at Anahata Education Center in[...]
May 6 @ 2:00 pm – 4:30 pm All Ages
Ever wonder how wilderness knowledge and permaculture can inform our farming practices? Farfields Farm and The Living Earth School present an afternoon with Doniga Markegard. Doniga Markegard, tracker, wilderness expert, rancher, permaculturist, has lived that intersection and tells about it in her fascinating book Dawn Again: Tracking the Wisdom of the Wild. With chapters on[...]
Sep 21 2019 – May 2 2020 all-day Ages: 18+
One weekend per month Sept 2020 – May 2021 Dates for 2020-2021 are up! Registration opens in June … we have had a wait list for the past two years, so don’t delay. Tuition assistance options below. Relationship Resourcefulness Re-Wilding and Re-Inspiring In this world of technology and choice, we find ourselves busier than ever.[...]
Mar 21 @ 9:00 am – Mar 22 @ 5:00 pm ages 15 - 100
The living Earth School invites you to our basecamp for a weekend of crafting and honing your earth skills. This will be a wonderful weekend with opportunities to create and fabricate with master craftsman Peter Yencken.
May 23 – May 25 all-day Ages 18+
Healing Self and Culture through Rites of Passage Due to COVID-19, this program sadly will not happen in 2020. Mark your calendars for Memorial Day Weekend 2022! **Note that Moon Tribe for Women is offered in 2022 (even years). Moon Tribe for Girls is offered in 2019 and 2021 (odd years).** Honor Your Womanhood Honor[...]
Aug 21 @ 3:30 pm – Aug 23 @ 5:00 pm ages 18+
We feel that women need time in the woods with other women. Do you feel this, too? Whether you are an experienced backcountry guru or a wide-eyed curious doe, we welcome you to join us on a 16 mile backpacking trip! This trip can serve as an introduction and/or practice in how to pack, prepare,[...]