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Coyote Mindfulness Retreat – June 22nd – 26th

June 22, 2015 @ 8:00 am - June 26, 2015 @ 5:00 pm

The Coyote Mindfulness Retreat presented by Open Minds, Inc. and Holistic Life FoundationJune 22nd – 26th offers under served teenagers from Frederick and Baltimore, MD an outdoor residential experience at Fox Haven Farms ( Jefferson , MD).
The program engages and teaches mindfulness techniques to create a deeper level of self care for themselves and their communities through meditation, yoga, the arts, permaculture, authentic leadership, outdoor skills, and nutrition.
Morning and Afternoon Yoga and Meditation
Service Project:  Making Little Free Libraries for Frederick ( downtown), Common Garden at Fox Haven, and two for The Quiet Place – Smallwood Street, Baltimore, MD.
ARTS:  Creating Nature/Reflection Journals to take home, Personal Murals, and Nature Mandalas
Environmental Activities:  Hiking, Tracking, Tea Gardening, Tree Identification, Water Sampling, Creek Exploration, Solar and Composting Toilet Tour, Covering Outdoor Skill basics
Nutrition:  Herbalism, healthy eating and cooking habits – ( teens create all dinner and farm to table meal from local produce and salad/herbs from common garden)
The retreat will conclude with a Garden to Table Dinner at Fox Haven for all participants, families and sponsors. – ( Invite only with RSVP required)

Partners for this camp are Open Minds, Inc, Holistic Life Foundation, Inc.,  of Maryland Promise, Fox Haven Farm, Seeds of Life, Inc., and Yogamour.

Guest instructors:  Heather Stang from the Frederick Meditation Center ( Vision Boarding) and Geni Donnely from Yogamour – ( Yoga Nidra and Selfless Service presentation).

Sponsors:  Seeds of Life, CSA, Fox Haven Organic Farm, Hempen Hill, Joe Gray, Geostellar, MD Promise, Common Market, Whole Foods, MOM’s , Safeway ( Middletown, MD), Weiss ( Frederick), Giant Eagle, ALDIS, Janice Wiles, Christine Dillion, Noodles and Company ( Hagerstown, MD), James Gang Pizza, MARTINS


Please donate here to support this program at Fox Haven Farms.


to support attendance for one teen @ $350;  get a seat at the Garden to Table Dinner – prepared by the teens.


June 22, 2015 @ 8:00 am
June 26, 2015 @ 5:00 pm
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Chestnut Farm at Fox Haven
3630 Poffenberger Rd
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