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Upcoming Seminar at Portland Community College!

Exploring the Disruptors in Science, Politics, Identity and Religion


 Come and join us for an enlightening, stimulating and deep discussion with Real Talk about disruptors in science, politics, religion, self-identity, and climate that are dramatically changing the quality of our lives and who we are as `human beings;` with important solutions. OPEN to the public.


Dates: Jan 16, 23 and 30

Time: 6:30 - 8:20pm

Place: Portland Community College, Community Education - Cascade Campus - NE Portland

Information: 971-722-6266   "Disruptors, Encounters and Mindfulness"  CRN 16605   Open to the public, non-credit 


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Instructor: Joseph Britton

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Attention for the date and location

The workshop venues are in Portland.

Please choose one and reserve your spot!

January 20, 2019

Topic: Real Talk about Suffering, Death & Dying


Time: 1:00 - 3:30 p.m.

Fee: $20

Place: Unity of Portland


Address: 4525 SE Stark st, PORTLAND


- Ceremonies for the Dying

- Resolving Unfinished Business

- Vigiling

- Grief

- Reflections on Death and Different Religious Perspectives

May 7, 2018 (finished)

Topic:Transcending Suffering


Time: 4:00-6:00PM

Fee: Reservations CLOSED

Place: Linfield School of Nursing

Address:  2255 NW Northrup St, Portland, OR 97210

Jan 16, 23, and 30  2019

Topic: Disruptors, Encounters and Mindfulness


Dates: Jan 16, 23, 30  2019

Time: 6:30 - 8:20pm

Place: Community Education - Cascade Campus - NE Portland

Information: 971-722-6266

CRN 16605  open to the public, non-credit

Class Topics:                          Exploring the drivers that are creating the disruptive world in which we live: in science, culture, religion and politics; and finding solutions!

Jan 29, Feb 5, 12, 19,  2019

Topic: Real Talk about Suffering, Death & Dying


Date: Jan 29, Feb 5, 12, 19, 2018

Time: 9:30AM-11:30AM

Place: Mt Hood Community College, Community Education Maywood Park Center, 10100 NE Prescott St,
Portland, OR   
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 Info Call: 503-491-7572


Class Topics:

- Re-imagining death.

 - Revitalizing and energizing your body and mind.

 - How to be with suffering and preventing burn-out.

 - Preparing for the inevitable end.

 - Religious beliefs about death and dying.

- Near Death Experiences and Death Bed Visions


      December 9, 2018


Institute of Noetic Sciences - Community Group of Portland

Topic: Disruptors in Science and Augmented Realities


Date: December 9, 2018         Time: 4:00 - 6:00  PM                     Place: Tabor Space, 5441 SE  Belmont St, Portland, OR

Fee: $5 donation




Disruptors in Science and AI that are transforming and challenging who and what we are as homo deus, the god human.


 January 13, 2019          (finished)

New Renaissance Bookstore

Topic: Real Talk about Suffering, Death & Dying

Date: January 13, 2019

Time: 5:00 - 7:00 PM

Place: 1338 NW 23rd Ave, Portland, OR

Call: 503-224-4929

Fee: $25


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