“How do you relax your type structure at the point of suffering instead of going on automatic? We have brought spiritual method to this human dilemma.” – Helen Palmer
The experience of our last gathering was so powerful for many. We will continue the Loving Kindness theme with a specific focus on relationships. Our topic will be:
Loving Kindness in Relationships That Matter: Witnessing the Arising of Instincts, Passions and Subtype Behaviors
Pre-day, September 14: 1 pm to 8 pm on Friday
Learning Community, September 15-18: 10 am Saturday to noon on Tuesday (no lunch Tuesday)
$800 total for residents/ $635 for commuters – Pre-day and extra nights extra. We will not be accepting payments at the site. Please see fees below for the Pre-day.
We have space on site available for residents plus commuters for a total of 46 participants, and registrations will be taken on a first come-first served basis. You will receive a space in the Learning Community when we receive your payment and registration. Please register online using the form below.
If you prefer to hold your space with a $300 deposit or not to register online, please download a form and send it with your payment to TNE, PO Box 4114, Boulder, CO 80306 or to firstname.lastname@example.org. You also can send a secure fax to 303-697-1198. You may pay by check (payable to TNE) or credit card. If you have questions, call Barb toll-free at 866-241-6162 ext 1 or email her at email@example.com. Please reply by May 31 to guarantee your enrollment; after that if there is space available, we will offer it to those on the waiting list. If you do not receive a confirmation email by May 25, we did not receive your registration, and you need to contact us.
Bergamo Center is located on the southeast side of Dayton, Ohio. The Center is located on 150 acres of rolling woods with walking trails and a nature preserve. Mid-September weather in Dayton is unpredictable with temperatures ranging between 60 and 70 degrees in daytime and lower at night. Dressing casually in layers is suggested. Check the Dayton weather before you leave home.
Air and Ground Transportation
The Dayton airport is located on the northwest side of Dayton and is served by major airlines including American, Continental, Delta, Northwest and U.S. Air. The airport website is www.daytonairport.com Ground transportation is available from Charter Vans by calling 1-800-874-0934 or 937-898-4043 or by visiting Charter Vans at www.chartervans.com. A one-way trip is $46 for one person, $23 per person for two people travelling together, and $16 per person for three or more people travelling together. (Tax is also added to the rates quoted).
Charter Vans does not operate after 12 midnight Sunday through Thursday and after 6 pm on Friday and noon on Saturday. Taxi Starter service is available between 10 pm and midnight (or 30 minutes past the arrival time of the last flight, whichever is later) 365 days a year. The Taxi Starter is located in a booth directly in front of the terminal and can be reached at 937-890-3217. Upon your request, the Taxi Starter will cue a taxi to take you to your destination. If you live in the Dayton/ Cincinnati area, you may obtain driving directions from the Bergamo Center web site at www.bergamocenter.org and click on Directions.
If you are attending the pre-day on September 14, please check in with Carol Jackson before 12:30 pm on Friday. For the Learning Community, arrive for check-in with Carol between 9 am and 10 am on Saturday, September 15. Carol will be in the Bordeaux room for check-in. There are rooms available for those who wish to stay at Bergamo on September 13 and 14 (please note that no dinner will be available at Bergamo the night of September 13). These rooms will be filled on a first-come, first-served basis. Rooms cannot be guaranteed ready for check-in until 5 pm. Bordeaux will be our meeting room. Check out time is 10 am Tuesday, September 18. We will make your room arrangements for you. All rooms have private baths. Rooms have alarm clocks but not phones.
We will grant 24 CEU hours for psychologists through OPA-CME #311463433 and for social workers through CSWMFT Board #RXS051401 through The Enneagram Center of the Ohio Valley (ECOV). Certificates will be available at the end of the Invitational. The cost of the CEUs is $30. Make check payable to ECOV. There are no CEUs available for the Preday.
For more information, please email Allison DeHart or call her at 866-241-6162, ext. 1 (toll-free) or 937-371-5890 outside the U.S.