• Symposia Community Events – January 2007

    Independent Film Screening
    Saturday, January 6th, 2007
     
    Time: 7:00 PM
    Location: Symposia Bookstore
    510 Washington St.
    Hoboken, NJ 07030
    United States
    Map and Directions
    Information: Haber: How the father of modern agriculture became the father of chemical warfare.

    Come see Haber, a 30-minute historical drama that tells the story of Fritz Haber, one of the greatest humanitarian scientists of the century who ended up inventing chemical weapons during World War l.

    Starring some of the best known actors in Europe, this independent short film has never been screened before in public and it is being test screened for the first time. The writer/director and editor will be present for a discussion after the screening.

    Free event, everybody welcome.

    Contact: Corneliu Rusu
    Email:info@symposia.us

     


    Spiritual Discussion Group
    Tuesday, January 9th, 2007
     
    Time: 7:30 PM – 8:45 PM
    Location: Symposia Bookstore
    510 Washington St.
    Hoboken, NJ 07030
    United States
    Map and Directions
    Information: Event hosted by Melisa Milonas; MSW, Certified Coach

    · Share your thoughts & opinions about spirituality.

    · Connect with like-minded people!!!

    · Gain deeper insights into spiritual laws & concepts.

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    Next topic: Pain & Loss

    · Coping with loss & tragedy.

    · Is suffering inevitable?

    · Does spirituality offer a way of coping that is less painful?

    Suggested Reading:

    Moving In Real Time Fast-Forward Button
    http://www.dailyom.com/articles/2006/5346.html

    Learn And Let Flow We Don’t Need To Suffer
    http://www.dailyom.com/articles/2006/4858.html

    Why Bad Things Happen How different religions view the reasons for undeserved human suffering.
    http://www.beliefnet.com/story/158/story_15870_1.html

    $5 Donation Suggested

    Everybody welcome!

    Contact: Melisa Milonas
    Email:melisa.milonas@gmail.com

     


    Symposia Poetry Night
    Thursday, January 11th, 2007
     
    Time: 8:00 PM
    Location: Symposia Bookstore
    510 Washington St.
    Hoboken, NJ 07030
    United States
    Map and Directions
    Information: Featured poet: Peter Barnes followed by Open Mic.

    Never the sharpest tool in the shed, Peter decided to give up on five years of graduate school to write poetry. He resides in Jersey City, NJ.

    Contact: Daphna El-Roy
    Email:edaphna@yahoo.com

     


    FREE INTRODUCTORY BODYWORK WORKSHOP
    Tuesday, January 16th, 2007
     
    Time: 7:00 PM – 8:30 PM
    Location: Symposia Bookstore
    510 Washington St.
    Hoboken, NJ 07030
    United States
    Map and Directions
    Information: Beat stress! – Introductory Bodywork Workshop

    Gain more energy, while relieving tension, stress, and illness by learning OhashiatsuR bodywork. Ohashiatsu is a nurturing method of Eastern massage famed for reducing stress. This free 1.5 hour workshop will feature
    hands-on touch techniques, gentle exercises and stretches that relieve stress. Open to everyone. Easy to learn and use in daily life, these techniques are uniquely beneficial for both giver and receiver.

    Sponsored by The Symposia Bookstore and ZenTouch, Hoboken’s only space offering Ohashiatsu private sessions and courses.

    Contact: ZenTouch
    Phone: (201) 417-8077
    Email:Info@Zentouch.org
    Web: http://www.zentouch.org

     


    Symposia Conversation Project
    Wednesday, January 17th, 2007
     
    Time: 8:00 PM
    Location: Symposia Bookstore
    510 Washington St.
    Hoboken, NJ 07030
    United States
    Map and Directions
    Information: Openness, consideration and respect are the foundation elements of vibrant community experiences. The Symposia Conversation Project is an experiment in community dialogue where people of different beliefs and points of view can engage in meaningful discourse that enlightens, challenges and enriches the participants.

    The conversation topic is voted by the participants at the beginning of the meeting.

    Refreshments are served at 7:30 p.m.

    Suggested donation: $3

    All are welcome.

    Contact: Corneliu Rusu
    Email:info@symposia.us

     


    Folk, Jazz & Blues with Barbara Beeman & Bill Bannon
    Sunday, January 21st, 2007
     
    Time: 5:00 PM
    Location: Symposia Bookstore
    510 Washington St.
    Hoboken, NJ 07030
    United States
    Map and Directions
    Information: Barbara Beeman & Bill Bannon recently performed folk, jazz & blues tunes at the Brennan Coffeehouse at the Courthouse as the opening act for folksinger Johnsmith. Beeman & Bannon were the first act to perform at the Courthouse which was originated under the auspices of the County Executive Tom De Gise.

    Beeman & Bannon have been regulars at the Networking Cafe in Bayonne and have performed eclectic folk/blues for decades at various locations in Hoboken, Jersey City and New York City. From Barnes & Noble to the Bitter End, they have performed on stages & cafe floors for the sheer pleasure of making music.

    Contact: Corneliu Rusu
    Email:info@symposia.us

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