October Events


AVON – Hartford Hospital Family Health Center
Hartford Hospital Grief Support Group – DORY DZINSKI, LPC
Grief is a difficult journey to navigate. This group provides a place for the bereaved to come together – whether you want to sit in silence among people who understand the journey, or if you’d like to talk about your loss – all experiences are welcome. Everyone grieves 100%. Come be with others who can support you where you are. Groups are facilitated by Dory Dzinski, Licensed Professional Counselor. There is no charge but registration is requested at 1-855-442-4373. Or contact Dory Dzinski at (860) 693-2840 or dorydzinski@comcast.net. Meetings are held at 339 West Main Street at the Hartford Hospital Family Health Center (next to Friendly’s on Rte 44). Additional meetings will be held November 21, December 19.
Time: 6:30 to 8 p.m.  Cost: FREE


Chakra YogaMANCHESTER – Manchester Community College
Meditation as a Life Skill – DORY DZINSKI, LPC
In order to be successful with your goals – physical, intellectual, emotional, spiritual – it is vitally important to find a quiet place within to experience the calm, focus and clarity that will help you to achieve them. Learn how meditation can help relieve your anxiety, distraction and internal clutter, and give you the ability to listen to your innate wisdom. Many different forms of meditation will be discussed and experienced, including silent, guided, breath-focused, body-focused and prayerful. You will learn how to stay focused, opening and closing your sessions, ways to structure your time, and how to create your sacred space. Four weeks – Thursdays, October 18, 25, November 1, 8.
Time: 7 to 9 p.m. Cost: $95   Register through MCC – Click Here

ASCWETHERSFIELD – Astrological Society of Connecticut, Inc.
Solving the Astrological Puzzle – NAOMI C. BENNETT
Ancient Egyptians were master sky watchers and mathematicians. Our fragmented texts don’t tell the whole story, but with the use of astronomy, sacred geometry and Egyptian images, the astrological pieces fit together into a complete picture for the basis of “As Above, So Below.” Ms. Bennett of Austin, Texas, has a BA in Psychology and has been a professional astrologer since 1970. She lectures to astrology groups internationally. Held at Keeney Memorial Cultural Center, 200 Main Street. Contact: (860) 568-8617, info@myasc.org, http://myasc.org/curr-pgm
Time: 7 p.m. Lecture, Pre-lecture” class at 6:15 p.m. presents terms and concepts that will be encountered in the lecture. (Recommended for new-comers.)
Cost: Free for members, $10 for non-members; Half-price for students with valid ID


CROMWELL – Courtyard Marriott
Mystical Autumn Moon  ~ Psychic & Vendor Fair
All Welcome! Stop by and enjoy Readings from our Psychics, Mediums and Angel & Tarot Card Readers. We also have Reiki practitioners, Reflexology, Massage Therapy, Aura Imaging; along with Vendors with jewelry, crystals, essential oils, and handcrafted wares and unique metaphysical items. We’ll have Raffle items that have been donated by our vendors and readers and all proceeds will be donated to our local food pantries. Held at 4 Sebethe Drive. Contact: joanwitherell@gmail.com
Time: 10 a.m. to 4 p.m.  Cost: $5 Admission – Children 12 & under Free

ASCMIDDLETOWN – Astrological Society of Connecticut, Inc.
Reliable Predictions – NAOMI C. BENNETT
This intermediate-level workshop begins in Hellenistic Egypt with astrology’s design based on astronomy. We’ll examine modern and traditional house characteristics, how duality works with signs and houses, and how aspects are formed from the houses. A background of historical predictions is included, along with various techniques and tools. Ms. Bennett of Austin, Texas, has a BA in Psychology and has been a professional astrologer since 1970. She gives astrology lectures internationally. Held at Fisk Hall, Room 302, 262 High St. on Wesleyan University campus. (NOTE: Wesleyan does not endorse or sponsor ASC events.) Contact: (860) 568-8617, info@myasc.org, https://myasc.org/workshops/
Time: 10 a.m. to 5 p.m., registration at 9:30 a.m.  Cost: $40 for members, $50 for non-members; half-price for students with ID


WoodfaeriesELLINGTON – Woodfaeries Holistic Center
Basic Psychic Development – DEB McELROY
We all have psychic capabilities but to what degree and how can we develop what we have to the best of our abilities? Joining this interactive workshop  that teaches you a variety of methods and tools that will help you to receive and utilize psychic information. A few areas of study include symbol interpretation, tools of divination, psychometry, simple meditations, spirit realms, psychic ethics, etc. This weekend workshop is open to the curious and the serious with no pre-requisites. Held at 24 West Road, #52. Contact Deb at woodfaeries@gmail.com, or visit woodfaeries.com.
Time: 9 a.m. to 4:30/5 p.m. each day. Attendance both days is required.
Cost: $110 for the weekend, includes manual. Pre-payment required to reserve a space in class.


Black CatBRIDGEPORT – Black Cat Mystical Shoppe
Connect With Your Loved Ones And Understand Spirit – KAREN KILMARTIN and ERIC GOOD
Join Internationally-Known Psychic Medium Karen Kilmartin and Paranormal Investigator Eric Good for a night of Enlightenment. In this group, they will compare and contrast their beliefs, the scientific vs the spiritual side of the supernatural. This will be an interaction evening to learn. After that it will follow with questions and then a group reading as usual. Karen will also present a spontaneous reading which will involve both those who crossed and things that come bump in the night. Join us for this once in a lifetime opportunity. Come early though. Explore the shop and make yourself at home! Contact Info: Johnny Mastri (203) 941-9408 and Margie Goodfellow (203) 673-5805. Psychic Medium Karen Kilmartin (860) 307-1795. Held at 143 Bennett Street.
Time: 1 to 3 p.m.   Cost: $30

CHICOPEE, MA – Healing Hands of Light Spiritualist Church
Mediums Day/Bake Sale
Certified Mediums doing 15-minute private readings. Pre-scheduled appointments can be made with pre-payment. Call Denise at (413) 519-9669 for appointments and leave a desired time and choice medium, if any. Your call will be returned as soon as possible.  You may also send a request via e-mail to: denisestp7@gmail.com. All requests must be confirmed and pre-paid. Walk-ins are welcome and will be first come first served upon availability. Come try us out. Check out the website “videos” on Gallery Readings for a sample of how our Mediums work – http://www.healinghandsoflightspch.com/.
Bake Sale ongoing throughout the day. Many various homemade delicacies. Held at 465 Granby Road.
Time: 9 a.m. to 2 p.m.   Cost: Readings -just $20 for 15 minutes.

MANCHESTER – Manchester Community College
Prerequisite: Reiki I certification (not necessarily from MCC). The second level of Reiki enhances the energy flow over Reiki I by approximately four times. This class includes a study of the first three sacred symbols, a meditation around Meeting Your Shadow Self, constructing a crystal Reiki grid, steps for a formal long distance healing, beaming, and practice time. Materials and certificate are provided. Register through MCC – Click Here
Time:  9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.   Cost: $175


MERIDEN – Elks Lodge #35
3rd Annual Meriden Humane Society Fundraiser – VANESSA LYNN
Join us for the 3rd Annual Meriden Humane Society Fundraiser with Vanessa Lynn, Medium/Psychic for Messages From Above to connect with loved ones in Heaven. Vanessa will reach as many people as possible. The Meriden Humane Society is independent from other humane societies, is the oldest humane society in CT and is a NO KILL shelter. Please help support this worthwhile cause!  Open seating. Held at 120 Main Street.
Time: 2 to 3:30 p.m. – doors open at 1 p.m. for coffee and…   Cost: Advance tickets $40 – online ticket sales: www.vipcontacts.com  Cash/check ticket sales- call Colleen at (203) 913-1955.   Tickets at the door $50


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