Passion and Presence Male-Female Balance  Beltane/Vappu Celebration - Finland A Residential Shapeshift 5 Rhythms Dancing Retreat  with Dawn Morgan  organized and assisted by Francis Joy Thursday (eve) 29th of April – Sunday 2nd May 2010.

Come dance in the heart and heat of the fire. We invite you to celebrate being man, being woman, and the beautiful dance of passion that happens between us. This is an opportunity to leave the past behind and awaken to abundance, laughter and love.

Dawn will teach Gabrielle Roth’s 5 Rhythms Dance including the advanced Heartbeat Map. The workshop includes use of a lakeside sauna, large wooden dance floor, outdoor ceremonial space, a ritual of purification and a party. Prepare to have an exquisite and transforming experience amidst beautiful Finnish countryside.

Dawn has trained to teach the 5 Rhythms and Heartbeat with Gabrielle Roth and is currently studying for an MA in Dance and Somatic Education. She has been teaching dance and movement for 20 years.

Practicals:
Venue: Kurssikeskus Tammenportti, Vaahalantie 63 16600 JÄRVELÄ. Puh/ 03 764 2800, 040 500 8151. Approximately, 98km from Helsinki. Link to venue's website.

Food all vegetarian:
Thursday evening – Soup and Bread.
Friday: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner.
Saturday: Breakfast, Lunch and Dinner
Sunday: Breakfast, Lunch and a goodbye tea.

Accomodation is in rooms for 2, 3 or more people, there may also be the option of single accommodation for which there is a supplimentary fee. As well as the lakeside sauna there are electrical saunas, one for men and one for women.

Price €395 includes food accomodation and tuition
€330 when deposit of €200 or payment in full paid by 1st Feb
€365 by 1st March

Travel The train goes from Helsinki to Riihimäki, where you may have to change and catch the Riihimäki - Lahti train.
Sometimes the same train continues straight from Helsinki to Riihimäki and Lahti.
The name of the station where you get off is Järvelä.

Contact Francis:
druidman1962@yahoo.co.uk +358 (0)404196241