Jen’s Events

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JEN’S UPCOMING EVENTS  (&  JEN’S EVENT ARCHIVES)

Eek!  This page is not up-to-date at the moment, but provides an interesting glimpse into the past…

March 6, 7 & 9, 2017 — ‘JEN RETURNS TO YW!’
It’s been a while since Jen has taught at Yoga Workshop…
She will be subbing Mary’s Mysore classes 8:30-10:30am

February 13-17, 2017 — ‘ESSENTIALS IMMERSION’ with Richard Freeman
This will be Jen’s 6th Essentials Week with Richard & Mary in Boulder, CO
She is honored to once again be assisting this training

February 6-10 — ‘ADVANCED INTENSIVE’ with Richard Freeman
This will be Jen’s 12th teacher training with Richard & Mary
She will be turning 40 during this momentous week 😉

January 31 —Registered Psychotherapist

January 1 —Mysore Meditation

December 3 —Modern Psychoanalysis with EO

November 13 —Peace Meditation

October 4 —EO DBT

sept 30 oct 1 —David Swenson

September 20 —DBT group

August 20, 2016 —Arm Balance Workshop

August 13, 2016 —Filming with Liana

August 10th —Home Video

July 25-August 19 —Richard’s teacher intensive

June 15, 2016 —assist craig’s cancer class

June 9, 2016 —richard hanuman intensive

May 31, 2016 —AYD!

April 1, 2016 — ‘BOULDER FRIENDS OF JUNG’ Lecture Series
Regional experts speak on topics related to Carl Jung’s life & work
Jen is inspired to attend and has also become a member of this organization

February 15-19, 2016 — ‘ESSENTIALS IMMERSION’ with Richard Freeman
This will be Jen’s 5th Essentials Week with Richard & Mary in Boulder, CO
She will once again be assisting this training

January 18-22, 2016 — ‘ADVANCED INTENSIVE with RICHARD FREEMAN’
This will be Jen’s 10th teacher training with Richard & Mary
Jen is now starting to venture into 5th series with Richard

January 10, 2016 — Recording of the ‘TRUTH IN SINGING PROMO VIDEO’
Karen Tucker Patterson will introduce a holistic way to free your voice
Jen will lead the yoga portion of the workshop (click here for a teaser)

December 6-13, 2015 — ‘MYSORE WEEK with RICHARD FREEMAN’
Richard will be teaching daily and giving 2 studio talks
Jen and her dad 🙂  will commute daily from Denver to participate

October 23-24, 2015 — ‘FAMILY THERAPY with DR. ELIZABETH OLSON
Dr. Olson will discuss & model Modern Psychoanalytic interventions
Jen will attend this weekend training

October 2-4, 2015 — ‘YOGA JOURNAL CONFERENCE’ in Estes Park, CO
Richard Freeman will be teaching 4 workshops this year
Jen will once again be assisting all of Richard’s workshops

September 18-20, 2015 — ‘RICHARD FREEMAN at YOGAVIEW’
Richard will be teaching 5 workshops
Jen will make a pilgrimage to Chicago to attend this intensive

August 26, 2015 — ’70-HOUR PRACTICUM AT AIM HOUSE
Jen will begin her clinical placement for the semester
AIM House serves young people in transition & recovery in Boulder, CO

July 27-August 21, 2015 — ‘200-hr TEACHER’S INTENSIVE’ w/ Mr. Freeman
Jen will be enjoying her 9th teacher’s intensive with Richard & Mary
She will be sitting in on as much of it as she is allowed  🙂

July 19-26, 2015 — ‘SESSHIN at Hakubai Zen Temple‘ w/ “Zenji” Martin Mosco
The schedule will consist of 16-hour days of meditation, meal & work practice!
This will be Jen’s first zen sesshin

July 13-17, 2015 — ‘YOGA for HEALING WORKSHOP’ with Francisco Kaiut
Francisco’s methods address injury, chronic pain and the aging process
By the end, Jen will have taken part in 30 workshops with him over the past 4 years

June 12-14, 2015 — ‘HANUMAN FESTIVAL’ with Richard Freeman & many others…
3 days of yoga workshops and music in Boulder, CO
Jen will assist Richard’s workshops for the 4th year in a row

May 31-June 11, 2015 — ‘ADVANCED INTENSIVE: YOGA IN THE MIRROR OF BUDDHISM’
Mysore, Zazen, & Philosophy with Richard Freeman, Mary Taylor & Roshi Joan Halifax
Jen will also do an individual retreat afterwards at Upaya Zen Center, Santa Fe, NM

May 16-17, 2015 — ‘Entering the ACT Matrix Training’ with Brooks Witter
Acceptance & Commitment Therapy is a powerful & practical psychotherapeutic method
Jen will be taking part in this weekend intensive

May 12, 2015 — ‘YOGA FOR NEPAL BENEFIT EVENT’ with Richard Freeman & others
Proceeds will go directly to aiding earthquake victims — Please contribute!
Jen will participate in the yoga, pranayama, meditation and community events

April 2-3, 2015 — ‘HAKOMI WEEKEND’ with Melissa Grace
This is a workshop in Mindfulness & the Body in Experiential Psychotherapy
Jen looks forward to broadening her somatic modality repertoire!

January 19-23, 2015  — ‘ESSENTIALS IMMERSION’ with Richard Freeman
Jen will be enjoying this week-long immersion with Richard & Mary in Boulder, CO
She feels grateful to have participated in 4 essentials courses with them

January 5-11, 2015 — ‘BUDDHA & YOGIS:  The Vajra Body at Pu’u O Hoku Ranch’
Richard Freeman & Robert Thurman team up on lovely Molokai in Hawaii!
Jen will be enjoying her 4th retreat with Richard & Bob

December 8-12, 2014 – ‘MYSORE WEEK’ with Richard Freeman
5 days of Mysore classes with Richard!!!  (Yoga Workshop, Boulder)
Jen will soak up all 20 hours and continue teaching her classes during that time

November 29, 2014 — ‘WORKSHOP with SHARON GANNON in Boulder’!
Sharon is coming to town to promote her new book, Simple Recipes for Joy
Jen will be assisting Sharon’s class and enjoying the satsang

November 5, 2014 — 1st day of ‘RESTORATIVE YOGA’ with Jen at YW!
Weekly class focusing on rejuvenating aspects of the ashtanga system
Come to go deeper and/or focus on healing from injury or illness

September 18-21, 2014 — ‘YOGA JOURNAL CONFERENCE, CO’
Richard will teach an all-day intensive and 4 workshops (Estes Park, CO)
Jen will be happily participating (Actually, I ended up subbing for RF!)

August 30-31, 2014 — ‘THRANGU RINPOCHE will teach in BOULDER!’
He will speak on the Uttaratantra Shastra, Treatise on the Sublime
Jen will attend the weekend workshop at the Shambhala Center

August 25, 2014 — ‘FIRST DAY OF SCHOOL!’ at Naropa University
Jen will be working towards her 2nd M.A. degree
She will specialize in Mindfulness-based Transpersonal Counseling

August 9-10, 2014 — ‘THRANGU RINPOCHE will teach in DENVER!’
He will speak on Atisha’s Lamp that Illuminates the Path to Enlightenment
Jen will attend the weekend workshop at Padmasambhava Center

July 28-August 22, 2014 — ’200-hr TEACHER’S INTENSIVE’ w/ Mr. Freeman
Jen will be enjoying her 7th teacher’s intensive with Richard & Mary
She will be sitting in on as much of it as she is allowed 🙂

July 17-25, 2014 — ’YOGA for SURVIVORS TRAINING’ with Laura Kupperman
This certification focuses on teaching people affected by cancer
Jen will attend this 50-hour intensive

July 7-13, 2014 — ’10-DAY YOGA for HEALING WORKSHOP’
This will be Jen’s second intensive with  Francisco Kaiut
Francisco’s methods aid in healing, especially from injury or chronic pain

July 23-29, 2014 — ‘BUDDHA & YOGIS:  The Vajra Body’ at Menla Mountain Retreat
Richard Freeman, John Campbell & Robert Thurman team up again in upstate NY
Jen will be practicing, learning and enjoying her 3rd retreat with them at Menla

June 13-15, 2014 – ‘HANUMAN FESTIVAL’ with Richard Freeman & many others…
3 days of yoga and music in Boulder, CO
This will be the 3rd year that Jen will assist Richard’s workshops

May 19-23, 2014 – ‘MYSORE WEEK’ with Richard Freeman
5 days of Mysore classes with Richard!!!  (Yoga Workshop, Boulder)
Jen will soak up all 20 hours and continue teaching her classes during that time

May 2-4, 2014 — ’3-DAY ASHTANGA INTENSIVE’ with Tim Miller in Denver, CO
Tim will be teaching lead & Mysore-style asana, pranayama, philosophy & more
This will be Jen’s first time studying with Tim and her classes will be subbed

April 17-28, 2014 — ’8-DAY MEDITATION & YOGA RETREAT’
Jen will be doing her 4th individual retreat in Acme, PA
She will be focusing on asana, chanting, and meditation

March 2-April 2, 2014  — ’30-DAY YOGA & WELLNESS RETREAT’
Jen will be doing her 2nd long individual retreat and will be unavailable
She’ll be focusing on kriyas, asana, pranayama, svadhyaya and meditation

March 3-30, 2014  — ’2014 YOGA WORKSHOP 30-DAY MYSORE CHALLENGE’
Jen will be practicing 6 days/week with the sangha while on personal retreat
Take your practice to the next level with a regular schedule!

February 2-11, 2014 — ‘YOGA for HEALING WORKSHOP’ with Francisco Kaiut
Francisco’s methods aid in healing, especially from injury or chronic pain
Jen will take part in several workshops (See his website for more information)

January 27-31, 2014  — ‘ESSENTIALS IMMERSION’ with Richard Freeman
Jen will be enjoying this week-long immersion with Richard & Mary in Boulder, CO
All of her classes will be subbed during this time

January 9-30, 2014  — ‘INTRODUCTION TO ASHTANGA’ with Jen, Laura & Melissa
A Thursday night course to help you to begin or deepen your yoga practice
After attending you will have no trouble transitioning into Mysore or led classes!

November 15-16, 2013 — ‘COLORADO FLOOD BENEFIT WEEKEND’
‘Hanuman Presents’ this benefit at the Sherman Event Center in Denver, CO
Jen will work the Yoga Workshop booth and assist Richard’s workshop

September 19, 2013 — ‘FLOOD BENEFIT NOON ASHTANGA’ at Yoga Workshop
Jen will teach a special moon-day donation class followed by group lunch
100% of donations will go to boulderfloodrelief.org

September 7, 2013 — ‘YOGA RUINS YOUR LIFE DEMO’ at Yoga Workshop Boulder
Richard will talk about yoga & its life-ruining qualities and answer questions
Jen and other Yoga Workshop teachers will do an asana demonstration

July 22-August 16, 2013 — ‘200-hr TEACHER’S INTENSIVE’ with Richard Freeman
Jen will be enjoying her 6th teacher’s intensive with Richard & Mary
She will be assisting once again this year

July 1-7, 2013 — ‘BUDDHA & YOGIS:  The Vajra Body’ at Menla Mountain Retreat’
Richard Freeman & Robert Thurman team up again in upstate New York
Jen will be practicing, learning and enjoying the week

June 19, 2013 — ‘YOGA RUINS YOUR LIFE FILMING’ at Yoga Workshop Boulder
We will be filming a Mysore class that Richard Freeman will teach & narrate!
Click here for the finished project 🙂

June 14-16, 2013 — ‘HANUMAN FESTIVAL’ with Richard Freeman & many others…
3 days of yoga and music in Boulder, CO
Jen will assist all of Richard’s workshops

June 5-9, 2013 — ‘ADVANCED INTENSIVE: YOGA IN THE MIRROR OF BUDDHISM’
Mysore, zazen, chanting & Philosophy with Richard Freeman & Roshi Joan Halifax
Jen will be a student for these days at Upaya Zen Center, Santa Fe, NM

April 10-May 26, 2013 — ’40-DAY SOLITARY YOGA & MEDITATION RETREAT’
Jen will be doing a long uninterrupted individual retreat in western Pennsylvania
She will not be checking messages of any kind during this period

March 17-30, 2013 — ‘THE ART OF KARMA, PRACTICE & LOVE’ with Richard Freeman
2 intensive weeks in Koh Samui, Thailand with Richard at Samahita/Yoga Thailand
Jen is admittedly looking quite forward to this…

February 25-March 8, 2013 — ‘10-DAY YOGA & MEDITATION RETREAT’
Jen will be doing her 2nd individual silent retreat in western Pennsylvania
She’ll be focusing on kriyas, abhyanga, yoga, pranayama & meditation

February 18-21, 2013 — ‘MYSORE CHALLENGE’ with Richard Freeman
4 days of Mysore classes with Richard!!!  (Yoga Workshop, Boulder)
Jen will assist Richard and continue to teach her regular classes during this time

Friday, February 15, 2013  8:30-10:30pm — ‘KIRTAN’ with Dave Stringer
Denver Chant Fest, a weekend of bhakti at the Sherman Event Center!
Jen looks forward to playing violin once again with Dave

January 21-25, 2013  — ‘ESSENTIALS IMMERSION’ with Richard Freeman
Jen will be assisting this immersion with Richard & Mary in Boulder, CO
All of her classes will be subbed during this time

December 31, 2012  8:45pm-12:15am — ‘TEA IN THE NEW YEAR!’ with Jen
Come for any part of mauna & meditation practice from 9pm-12am at Yoga Workshop
At midnight, we will chant a couple of mantras and toast 2013 with tea & satsang

Wednesdays, October 17-November 28, 2012  18:00h — ‘DETAILING PRIMARY SERIES’
Richard will be teaching drop-in classes at Yoga Workshop, Boulder
Jen will be assisting him and will then take over teaching the class in December

October 4-7, 2012 — ‘YOGA JOURNAL CONFERENCE’ with Richard Freeman & others…
Richard will give the keynote address and teach 4 workshops (Estes Park, CO)
Jen will assist all of Richard’s workshops

September 9-20, 2012 — ‘10-DAY YOGA & MEDITATION RETREAT’
Jen will be doing an individual silent retreat in western Pennsylvania
She’ll be focusing on kriyas, abhyanga, yoga, pranayama & meditation

July 23-August 17, 2012 — ‘200-hr TEACHER’S INTENSIVE’ with Richard Freeman
Jen will be assisting this intensive with Richard & Mary in Boulder, CO
All of her classes will be subbed during this time

July 2-8, 2012 — ‘BUDDHA & YOGIS:  The Vajra Body’ at Menla Mountain Retreat’
Richard Freeman and Robert Thurman team up in upstate New York
Jen will be practicing, learning and enjoying the week

June 8-10, 2012 — ‘HANUMAN FESTIVAL’ with Richard Freeman & others…
3 days of yoga and music (Boulder, CO)
Jen will assist all of Richard & Mary’s workshops

May 21-27, 2012 — ‘MYSORE WEEK’ with Richard Freeman
6 days of Mysore classes with Richard!!!  (Yoga Workshop, Boulder)
Jen will practice, but continue to teach her regular classes during this time

March 19-23, 2012 — ‘ESSENTIALS IMMERSION’ with Richard Freeman
Jen will be enjoying this intensive with Richard & Mary in Boulder, CO
All of her classes will be subbed during this time

December 2011 Jen has begun teaching at Richard Freeman’s Yoga Workshop

October 2012 Jen is excited to have moved to Boulder to study with Richard

Saturday, October 15, 2011 19:00h — ‘CONCERT’ with Danny Paradise
Jivamukti Yogaloft Buttermelcherstr. 15, München
This will be Jen’s last appearance on violin before her move back to the USA

Sunday, October 9th, 2011 14:00h — ‘ABSOLUT ADIEU’ Workshop with Jen
Jivamukti Yogaloft Buttermelcherstr. 15, München
Jen will be moving back to the USA (to Boulder, CO) after 7 years in Munich!

Sunday, October 2nd, 2011 20:30h — ‘KIRTAN’ with Dave Stringer
Jivamukti Yogaloft Buttermelcherstr. 15, München
Jen will be playing violin

September 11th-18th, 2011 — ‘DETOX and RENEW’ with Jen & Handan Karadag
Jen will be teaching a yoga retreat in Adrasan, Turkey on the Mediterranean
Intensive morning yoga instruction along with good food, sun & fun…

July 18th-August 12th, 2011 — ‘200-hr TEACHER’S INTENSIVE’ with Richard Freeman
Jen will be enjoying her 3rd teaching intensive with Richard & Mary in Boulder, CO
All of her classes will be subbed during this time

Thursday, June 23rd, 2011 20:00h — ‘KIRTAN’ with Fantuzzi
Jivamukti Yogaloft Buttermelcherstr. 15, München
Jen will be playing violin

Friday, June 10th, 2011 22:00h — ‘KIRTAN’ with Dave Stringer & Co.
18th Annual Rainbow Spirit Festival, M,O,C München
Jen looks forward to accompanying Dave on violin once again

Saturday, May 28th, 2011 20:30h — ‘KIRTAN’ with Petros & Friends
7th German Yoga Conference, Pullman Hotel in Cologne
Jen’s violin kirtan career began with Petros at the 1st ever GYC in 2005!  🙂

Jen’s first website, jenlightenment.org, was born in April 2011.  The rest is prehistory!

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