Events Roundup October 2017

Posted by – October 06, 2017
Categories: Event Info

Welcome to the NAB October Events roundup, featuring some highlights from our Events Calendar. If you don’t live near any of these events, please do share with any friends, family, or colleagues who might be interested in attending.


Featured Event

Visit our booth in the Change Makers Fair at the National Bioneers Conference 2017, in San Rafael, CA, this October 20th–22nd. For 28 years, Bioneers has been the leading summit calling for a revolution from the heart of nature.

The Change Makers Fair is free and open to the public. So join us! Taste delicious food and drinks, catch a music, dance, or spoken-word performance, discover the work of area nonprofits and social entrepreneurs, and create lasting community.

Register for the National Bioneers Conference 2017— celebrating passionate keynote speakers including Victor Pineda, Heather McGhee, Carl Safina, and more!


Upcoming Events

Brendan Kelly, author of The Yin and Yang of Climate Crisis,will be speaking at the 28th Annual American Herbalists Guild Symposium in Silverton, OR on October 6th and October 8th.

Matthew Fox will be discussing his book Sins of the Spirit, Blessings of the Flesh at InSpirit Center for Spiritual Living in Mission Viejo, CA on October 6th and 7th.

This year’s CoCAP Conference in Oakland, CA is building the “We Economy.” Authors Rev. angel Kyodo williams and Charles Eisenstein will participate in panels, conversations, and give speeches that highlight community wealth–building innovations.

Charles will speak on October 9th.

Rev. angel will speak on October 10th.

Stephen Jenkinson, author of Die Wise, will be speaking at the Art of Dying Conference on October 13th at the New York Open Center.

2017’s Science and Nonduality (SAND) Conference will be held in San Jose, CA from October 18th – October 22nd.

Charles Eisenstein will speak on October 19th and October 20th.

Stephen Jenkinson will speak on October 18th and October 20th.

Join Mugs McConnell, author of Letters from the Yoga Masters, at the International Yoga Teachers Association Conference in Sydney, Australia for a workshop on Saturday, October 21st.

Andy Couturier will discuss his new book The Abundance of Less at the Ecology Center in Berkeley, CA on October 26th.

NAB authors, Betsy Polatin and Dr. Peter A. Levine will be hosting the Trauma and the Performing Artist workshop on October 27 and October 28th.

This unique two-day class for performing artists—as well as the teachers and therapists who work with them— will instruct on how to remove obstructions that block access to the genuine self, enhance performance using breath and body awareness, and protect oneself from overuse.

The workshop will take place at the University Settlement House – Eldridge in New York City.

Click here for an informative video of this upcoming class.

Meir Schneider, author of Vision for Life, Revised, will lead several workshops and give lectures in the UK:

St. James Church on October 16th.

Elmhirst Centre, Dartington Hall on October 17th – October 19th.

Heythrop College on October 22nd.

Edinburgh Capital Hotel on October 27th for the IHVC Conference.


About the Author

North Atlantic Books (NAB) is an independent, nonprofit publisher committed to a bold exploration of the relationships between mind, body, spirit, and nature. Founded in Vermont, in 1974, NAB aims to nurture a holistic view of the arts, sciences, humanities, and healing. Over the decades, it has been at the forefront of publishing a diverse range of original books in alternative medicine, ecology, and spirituality, with a pioneering publishing program that encompasses somatics, trauma, raw foods, craniosacral therapy, shamanism, and literature.