Hawke's Bay Branch of the Theosophical Society
Hawke's Bay Branch of the Theosophical Society was established in July 2011. It used to be called Napier Lodge which was founded in the late 1890s by Anna Elizabeth Jerome Spencer (Bessie Spencer) along with her sister Emily Spencer and friend Amy Large.
Photo: Pania of the Reef, Napier
It is an opportunity for like-minded people to share and learn together about life's journey. Topics investigated are broad and varied and guaranteed to whet any appetite.
ALL Meetings are open to the public.
When: 7.30pm – 2nd and 4th Thursdays of the Month
First Thursday - Meditation
Third Thursday - Public Meetings (See Programme below)
Where: 5 Devonshire Place, Taradale Napier,
Meeting entry is by donation that includes supper.
Members - $3.00
Non-members - $6.00
Programme from July to November 2018
2018 PROGRAMME FOR THE HAWKE`S BAY BRANCH OF THE THEOSOPHICAL SOCIETY, FROM JULY UNTIL NOVEMBER.
*** PLEASE NOTE THAT WE HAVE AN ADDITIONAL MEETING ON SUNDAY AFTERNOON 22ND JULY. ***
THURSDAY 12TH JULY AT 7.30PM JULIA TARNAWSKY FROM AKAROA WILL SPEAK ON THE TOPIC `THIS IS THE DAWNING OF THE AGE OF AQUARIUS`. JULIA`S HUSBAND OREST WILL ACCOMPANY HER TO NAPIER AND WE WILL MEET AT THE BRANCH HALL AT 5.45PM TO SOCIALISE AND SHARE A POT LUCK EVENING MEAL BEFORE THE PRESENTATION.
SUNDAY 22ND JULY FROM 1.30PM UNTIL APPROXIMATELY 4.30PM (WITH A TEA BREAK MIDWAY) JOHN CARVER WILL SHARE HIS RESEARCH AND INSIGHTS FROM HIS FORTHCOMING BOOK ENTITLED `WOMEN, GODDESSES AND THE DIVINE FEMININE` *PLEASE SEE THE ATTACHED FLYER*
THURSDAY 26TH JULY AT 7.30PM TERRY MURPHY WILL SPEAK ON `HUMANS, ENERGY AND HEALING` TERRY WILL COVER MANY ASPECTS OF THIS SUBJECT FROM BOTH THE SCIENTIFIC AND SPIRITUAL POINTS OF VEIW, ILLUSTRATING THE PARALLELS BETWEEN THE TWO SPHERES.
THURSDAY 9TH AUGUST AT 7.30PM STUDY/DISCUSSION SESSION, FOLLOWED BY THE CRYSTAL BOWL MEDITATION WITH ROB CLEMENS AND CLOSING WITH SUPPER.
THURSDAY 23RD AUGUST AT 7.30PM JOHN CARVER WILL PRESENT `A MYSTERY TALK!` THE ONLY WAY TO FIND OUT WHAT THIS TALK IS ABOUT IS TO COME ALONG! (CLUE; SUCCESS IS 10% INSPIRATION AND 90% PERSPIRATION!)
THURSDAY 13TH SEPTEMBER AT 7.30PM STUDY/DISCUSSION SESSION, FOLLOWED BY THE CRYSTAL BOWL MEDITATION WITH ROB CLEMENS AND CLOSING WITH SUPPER.
THURSDAY 27TH SEPTEMBER AT 7.30PM MURRAY STENTIFORD FROM AK WILL SPEAK ON THE TOPIC OF `SACRED ACTIVISM` …… A CONTRADICTION IN TERMS, OR OUR ONLY HOPE? ...... HOW CAN WE EXPRESS DIVINE UNIVERSAL COMPASSION IN RADICAL ACTION, BUT STAY GROUNDED? WE WILL MEET WITH MURRAY AT THE HALL FOR A SHARED POT LUCK MEAL AT 5.45PM.
THURSDAY 11TH OCTOBER AT 7.30PM STUDY/DISCUSSION SESSION, FOLLOWED BY THE CRYSTAL BOWL MEDITATION WITH ROB CLEMENS AND CLOSING WITH SUPPER.
THURSDAY 25TH OCTOBER AT 7.30PM THE HAWKE`S BAY BRANCH AGM.
THURSDAY 8TH NOVEMBER AT 7.30PM STUDY/DISCUSSION SESSION, FOLLOWED BY THE CRYSTAL BOWL MEDITATION WITH ROB CLEMENS AND CLOSING WITH SUPPER.
THURSDAY 22ND NOVEMBER-THE BRANCH XMAS CELEBRATION MEAL- TO BE HELD AT THE HALL. WE WILL PROBABLY MEET THERE ABOUT 6PM FOR A POT LUCK FESTIVE MEAL. THIS WILL BE FOLLOWED WITH SOME SURPRISE ENTERTAINMENT AND WE WILL CLOSE WITH DESSERT/SUPPER. *DETAILS WILL BE CONFIRMED CLOSER TO THE TIME*
ALL INTERESTED PERSONS ARE INVITED TO ATTEND OUR MEETINGS. ENQUIRIES; PHONE 845 3020 ENTRY DONATION IS $3 MEMBERS, $6 NON MEMBERS AND INCLUDES SUPPER REFRESHMENTS