WELCOME TO THE 38th ANNUAL WOMEN & SPIRITUALITY CONFERENCE

September 20, 21 & 22, 2019  Rochester, MN

Join us as we Co-Create our Sisterhood in Sacred Space, September 20, 21 & 22, 2019 for an amazing weekend of renewal, healing and wholeness, for nurturing and growth.

The schedule of workshops has been posted! We are continuing the tradition of workshops dedicated to Spirituality, Feminism, Healing, Activism, Transformation, Movement & Personal Growth. All 44 workshops will be 90 minute sessions to ensure a high quality, engaging experience. Our presenters are transformational leaders, teachers and healers dedicated to sharing their wisdom, their passion and their leadership with you.

The conference space has been redesigned, transformed into one Great Hall to bring more unity, cohesion and collaboration. We will have a beautiful Ceremonial Altar dedicated to the Triple Goddess and the Three Pillars of the Women & Spirituality Conference: Sisterhood, Wisdom & Wholeness.

Our fabulous vendors & exhibitors offer art, jewelry, sacred stones, gifts and tools for your journey. Readers and healers will be there offering readings and healing work of several modalities including Reiki, Chakra clearing, Therapeutic touch and more. The Lilac Wellness Suite returns to provide on site massage & bodywork in the Wellness Room. Teaki Garcia will again present the Maker’s Space offering interactive art projects to explore your creativity.

***NEWS: Lilac Wellness Retreat Room has just announced that they will have CBD infused massage available and a Salt Cave! If you have been thinking of trying either of these, make sure you stop downstairs and see Tina!   ***

We are dedicated to supporting non-profit organizations that support women, girls and families, please contact us for more information about how you might support this mission with your donation. We have several levels of sponsorship opportunities.

The Mayo Civic Center is a fully accessible space, please let us know if you have special needs. Scholarships are available, please use the contact us for more information.

Inanna’s Journey: Letting Ourselves Off the Hook

Presented by Rev. Judith Laxer
2019 Keynote Speaker

Rev. Judith Laxer is a modern-day mystic who believes that humor, beauty and the wonders of nature make life worth living. The founding Priestess of Gaia’s Temple, an inclusive, earth-based ministry in Seattle, Washington with close to two decades of service in her community, Judith also enjoys a successful private practice as a psychic, spiritual counselor, hypnotherapist, shamanic practitioner and teacher of women’s mysteries. Read More.

Friday

5:30 pm – 8:30 pm Great Hall Open to the public for soft opening, start your weekend out with a little shopping, a reading or healing time to release your worldly cares and prepare for a weekend of transformation.

Saturday

8:00 am Great Hall Opens, Conference Check in & Registration
9:30 am Opening Celebration & Announcements
10:00 am Keynote Speech, ‘Inanna’s Journey, Letting Ourselves Off the Hook’ with Rev Judith Laxer
11:00 am – 12:00 pm Lunch
12:30 – 2:00 Workshop Session 1
3:00 – 4:30 pm Workshop Session 2
5:30 pm Hall Closes for the Evening

Sunday

8:30 am Great Hall Opens
9:30 – 11:00 am Workshop Session 3
11:30 – 12:30 Lunch
1:30 – 3:00 Workshop Session 4
3:30 Closing Celebration
Great Hall Open until 5:00 pm

2019 Sponsors

2Lane Online LogoLogo for Venerable WomenLilac Wellness Center
Sister Seekers logoBartholomew Rocket logologo for Weleda
MN Women's PressAntares
logo for ASWMlogo for Rochester Women's Magazinelogo for Jim Whiting Nursery
logo for Natural Awakenings