IN-STORE CALENDARS OF EVENTS AND CLASSES
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Here are our current monthly calendars of In-Store Events and Classes.  The downloadable calendars are
the same ones that we hand out in the store.  They're great for keeping track of all the activities that
happen at Pathways throughout the month.  The paragraphs below give more detailed information on the
current offerings.  
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Bill, our Astrologer, will be doing private 30 minute Astro-Dice Readings or Tarot ($35) on selected Thursday evenings &
on Sunday, February 7 from 2-5 pm.


Dana is available for private 30 minute $35 tarot readings on Monday evenings, 5:30 – 8:00 p.m.


William’s schedule has changed. He will be here doing private 30 minute, $40 1/2 hr & $75 hour readings a date & time yet
to be announced. William does tarot and clairvoyance Please call to make advance appointment & for availability.


Nita, a Certified Himalayan Singing Bowl Practitioner, Certified Mantra Instructor and Reiki Master Teacher, Mantra
Consult,  and will be available for private sessions for $65/ hour by advance appointment. Please call to schedule.


Karen H, our Certified Reiki Master Teacher is available for private appointments by advanced scheduling. Please contact
Pathways for current availability. $75 for 1½ hours.


Karen W. is available for private energy sessions.  She is certified in Reiki, Dragon Reiki and Gemstone & Crystal Work.  
Her appointments are $65/ hour. She is available Sunday, October 19.  Please contact Pathways to schedule a time with
her.


Vanessa is a nationally known psychic, native to St. Louis. She has been a professional psychic for over twenty years,
providing
guidance and compassion through private consultations using Tarot Cards and psychic impressions. Call for availability  
$65/ hour
.
Readers & Service Providers in February 2016
Classes and Events in January 2016
Sundays in January : Circle of Light Independent Spiritualist Church
A weekly gathering held from 6:45 – 8:30 p.m., on Sunday evenings, we share a service of prayer, song, messages from spirit with
our mediums, and meditation. Occasionally, to meet the needs of families with younger ones who do not yet meditate, we schedule a
service with an event or activity so that they can share a complete service with us as well. Quiet healing time is from 6:45 – 7 p.m.
with the offering of energetic healing as time allows. Doors are closed at 7 p.m. when service begins.  All are invited. The gathering is
based on Spiritualist principles, which honors all traditions and paths. Please arrive before 7 p.m. We ask that you not disturb service
once we have begun, thank you.  Special topics for meditations or activities this month are: 1/3 “Magician Card” Meditation w/ Rev
William, 1/10 “Beneath the Stars” Meditation w/ Rev Karen, 1/17 “Oil Anointing” an activity with Circle of Light & you, 1/24 “Testify”,
Meditation w/ Rev Bill & 1/31 “Art of the Soul”, a Meditation w/Melina.

Friday, January 1
Pathways is Closed for New Year’s Day,
No Drumming Group this month.

Saturday, January 2
Mercury Retrograde, What to do?!? w/ Bill
Mercury goes retrograde 3 – 4 times a year, affecting all of us.  Communication problems abound.  So, what can be done about it?
Communication is one of the largest facets of the human experience, and this class will cover what to do to maximize the true
potential that is there and minimize any problems that may arise. This class is intended to offer tools and tips, and helpful handouts
that can assist us all during these opportunities. 5-7 pm $25. Mercury retrograde happens January 5-25! Maybe it’s time for a
“refresher” class?

Sunday, January 3
Reiki 2 w/ Karen Hoffmann
Reiki is an ancient “hands-on” healing system of channeling and transferring Spiritually Guided Universal Energy to promote well
being at all levels (physically, emotionally, mentally and spiritually).  The ability to conduct Reiki for healing is transferred by a
Master/Teacher through the process known as “Attunement”.  This class includes theory, history, technique, application, Attunement
and lots of hands-on practice. Please dress comfortably.   Maximum class size is 8 people.  Please register in advance.  Taught by
Reiki Master Teacher Karen Hoffmann.   Observational Review $50. 11am - 5 pm  $150.

Tuesday, January 5
Five Pillars of Astrology w/ Bill
When starting to learn astrology, it can seem overwhelming due to all of the information out there, but things can be broken down to
5 key concepts: planets, signs, houses, aspects, and free will. In this introductory class, you will learn basic concepts of astrology,
and how to begin your astrological journey. There are no prerequisites for this class, handouts will be provided. 7-9 pm $25.

Wednesday, January 6
The Quadrants of the Wheel w/ Bill
The zodiacal wheel is comprised of four distinct areas known as quadrants. So, what are they? How do they work together to tell the
story of a life spanning lifetimes? Can you determine someone's spiritual makeup from a quick glance at an astrological chart, even if
you know nothing of astrology? By looking at what these four areas represent, we will get a better understanding of where the soul
stands in its karmic evolution, as well as a very useful quick tip to understand loved ones and friends. 7-9 pm $25.

Thursdays, January 7, 14, 28 & Feb 4 & 11
Advanced Gemstone Crystal Energy Series w/Kelley
(originally taught by Rev. Deborah A. Bourbon, R.N.)
This is a 5 week series of advanced techniques that Deborah personally used in her Sessions! Weekly Topics Covered Are: Grids in
Theory & Practice, Techniques for Moving Energy, Formatting & Detailing a Session, Past Life Regression Work, and Aspects of
Contacting Finer Energetics. Class size is limited to 8 persons, and each class lasts approximately 2 1/2 hours. Register and Prepay
in Advance. The first 5 week series “Gemstone Crystal Energy Class Series” is a prerequisite for this series.  There is also an
optional 6th Class, for $15, to observe a Complete Balancing by Kelley 7:00 – 10:00 p.m. $125, prepaid.

Friday, January 8
Magickal Discussion Group w/ Bill
Join Bill as we discuss various magickal topics in this “round-table” group.  Group meets on the second Friday of the month, and has
an evening focus.  7:30 – 8:30 p.m., $5 Love Donation.  This evening’s topic is “Magical Language”.

Friday, January 8
Reiki Share w/ Karen
Karen Williamson will be facilitating a Reiki share from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. This share is open to anyone that has been attuned to any
level of Reiki. So many times as healers, we spend our energy on other people taking care of their needs. It will be a great
opportunity for us to exchange Reiki energy with each other. We will start off checking in with each other, a small meditation or
reading and end with grounding. This is going to be a very relaxed and gentle time to care for ourselves. 6:30-8:30 pm. $5 love
donati
on.

Saturday, January 9
Winter Warm Up Oils Class w/Kathy
In this class you will learn how to overcome the dull, chilly, days of January, and the post holiday blues that so many of us experience
following the rush of the holiday season.  We will talk about and make a product or two for lifting and warming our inner selves along
with something to help fight off the virus and bacteria of the cold and flu season!11-1:30.  Cost $35 for handouts, class and
products!  

Saturday, January 9
Mayan Calendar Basics class #1  w/Kim
Required: Mayan Calendar and Conversion Codex (will be available at Pathways)  A calendar to use for living in the energy, and
NOT a calendar to tell you when your next dental appointment is .In this new, and basics class, you will be shown how to use the
tones and daysigns of the Mayan Calendar to track each day by the energy it holds. It will also allow you to determine YOUR tone
and daysign. Don’t know what a tone is? Come to class and find out. If you are looking for a different way to express and guide your
energetic and higher self, this class will open you to a new and enriching way to greet each day. The Mayan Calendar and
Conversion Codex which you will need to purchase separately will assist you with this. In Lak’ech! Kim  2:30-4:30 pm $25

Saturday, January 9
One Thought, One Desire, The Power of Concentration w/ William
What is my purpose? Why do I feel trapped? Why do I keep making the same mistakes over and over? In this interactive class, Rev
William shares what he has learned about the power of your focused intent. If you want to know real freedom (the freedom to choose)
and true responsibility (the ability to respond), this class is for you. When you master concentration, you can truly know your Self,
travel beyond your body, learn more efficiently, improve memory and recall, and accelerate the evolution of your soul. This class is a
pre-requisite for William’s future classes. Saturday, January 9, 5:30 – 7:30 pm. $25.

Sunday, January 10
Reiki Master Class Series w/Karen W
The master class series builds and combines different specialized aspects of Reiki in order to strengthen the teacher’s experience.
The techniques in these classes include such topics as animal reiki and more. See Karen W for more details. Please pre-register. 12
– 5pm $75

Tuesday, January 12, 19, 26 & Feb. 2
Astrological Signs, a four part series w/ Bill
One of the biggest components of astrology are the twelve signs of the zodiac. Where did they come from? What use are they? What
are they, and how do they fit into the rest of astrology? In this class series we will look at the twelve signs of the zodiac in depth, and
discuss how this archetypal energy can be employed in day to day life. Numerous handouts will be provided. There are no
prerequisites, and it would be wise to bring your astrological birth chart. If you need one ahead of time, please contact me at
bill@418ascendant.com.
7-9 pm $25.

Wednesdays, January 13, 20, 27
Aromatherapy Certification Course w/ Kathy
This certification course is 10 weeks long, and is 40 continuing education credits. $500 payable in advance, includes course manual,
30 hours class time with hands on training, 20 bottles of 20 essential oils, and all supplies needed for making products during the
course.
This class is currently full; the next 10 week session begins April 6. 6-9 pm.

Wednesday, January 13
Discussion Group w/ Charlie
A return of a favorite. These discussion groups have an evening focus and all are encouraged to bring information to share to the
gathering. Group will meet on the 2nd Wednesday of the month. Love Donation is suggested. Topic this evening is “Modern
Pagansim”;7 - 8:30 p.m. New Format! Discover how timely topics affect people of alternative religions!

Friday, January 15
Monthly Astrological Preview w/ Bill
You’ve been asking for it, and now it’s available! In this 1 hour class, you can get the major upcoming astrological aspects for the
next month. Find out when the moon is void of course, eclipses, retrogrades and much more. Be prepared for what’s ahead so you
can plan accordingly!
7-8 pm $10

Saturday & Sunday January 23 & 24
Basic Development Week
end w/Dana
(originally taught by Rev. Deborah A. Bourbon, R.N.)
These eight classes are designed to provide a foundation for balanced growth.  Topics covered include: Planes & Physical, Mind &
Meditation, Color, The I in You, Guardian Angels, Guides, Love, Career Path, Prosperity, and Auras & Chakras.  These classes are
required before taking the Advanced Development Classes. Advance registration is required, limited seating, handouts.
11am – 6
pm $175 for the series, prepaid.

Saturday, January 30
Practical Shamanism part 1 w/Kim
Did you miss this series the first time around? Now’s your chance! Have you been looking for information on shamanism? In this
class, learn students will experience 2 guided meditations, a drumming session to discover your power animal and guide along with
“the right-handed path”, it’s ethics, and the importance of keeping the ego in check. This class will be a foundational one for future
Shamanism based classes. Learn more about Kim on our website.
2:30 – 4:30 pm, $25.

Saturday, January 30
Celebrating the Sabbats- Imbolc –New Format!!
Our new format for the sabbats series will be focusing predominately on the celebratory/ritual aspect. The next in the Sabbat series is
Imbolc. Sabbats format is based on the Temple of Witchcraft tradition. There are no pre-requisites to attend. Please pre-register,
space is limited.
Saturday, January 30, 7-9 pm $25

Saturday, January 31
In Store, Psychic Fair!
Readings from 11 am – 6 pm, $15 for 10 minutes. Cash only.
First come, first served.
Classes and events in February 2016
Sundays in February Circle of Light Independent Spiritualist Church
A weekly gathering held from 6:45 – 8:30 p.m., on Sunday evenings, we share a service of prayer, song, messages from
spirit with our mediums, and meditation. Occasionally, to meet the needs of families with younger ones who do not yet
meditate, we schedule a service with an event or activity so that they can share a complete service with us as well. Quiet
healing time is from 6:45 – 7 p.m. with the offering of energetic healing as time allows. Doors are closed at 7 p.m. when
service begins.  All are invited. The gathering is based on Spiritualist principles, which honors all traditions and paths.
Please arrive before 7 p.m. We ask that you not disturb service once we have begun, thank you.  Special topics for
meditations or activities this month are: 2/7 “Candlemas” a sacred activity, 2/14 “Love” a Meditation w/ Rev Bill, 2/21
“Healing without Feeling”, Meditation w/ Rev Karen, and 2/28 “Sun/Moon Balance”, Meditation with Melina.

Monday, February 1
Temple of Witchcraft: 1st degree

On going study group for 1st degree TOW students. This is a closed group.

Tuesday, February 2
Advanced Development part 1 w/Dana
Want to learn how to meet your guides? Would you like to find out the best way to work with your personal guides? This
series picks up where basic development left off and offers so much more including oracle messages and how to read
billets! 6-8:30 pm $60 for series, prepaid

Wednesday, February 3

UFO Discussion Group w/Dana
The resurrection of an older/popular group but with new, exciting information! Join Dana as she discusses UFO happenings,
her case studies and other happenings. Bringing your own stories and experiences are encouraged! 6:30 – 8:00 pm

Friday, February 5
Drumming Group w/ Robert

Robert is facilitating a group that incorporates various types of group drumming.  Everyone can benefit from group
drumming regardless of technical ability, spiritual inclination or personal intent for drumming.  Modern day research is
continually revealing the therapeutic benefits of drumming. If you have been drawn to drumming,  come and play. Discover
your rhythms from within and experience the energies of group drumming.  Group meets the first Friday of the month from 7:
30 – 8:30 p.m.  Love Donation.  Join Us!

Saturday, February 6
Love Potion #??? w/Kathy

Well its that time of the year again, when we are thinking about Valentines, hearts, ribbons, cupids etc.  This will be another
fun class.  Love potions, massage oils, aphrodisiac blends, a little something to spice up the holiday and warm up the winter
chill!  Learn about some of the essential oils that have played the part for many decades and not only smell wonderful, but
feel good and serve a special purpose in our lives.   We of course will be making products to take home.  Come join the
excitement, the laughs and the fun we always have.  Includes class, handouts and the products you make! 11 am – 1:30
pm, $35

Saturday, February 6
Practical Shamanism 2 w/Kim

Ready for more information on Shamanism? In this class, journey to the “center of self” with a guided meditation, uncover
triggers of
the ego & how it affects your work, and conclude w/an inter-dimensional drumming session.  2:30  – 4:30 pm, $25

Saturday, February 6
Introduction to Western Sex Magic w/ Bill.

A taboo subject, to be sure, Western Sex Magick is sometimes seen as nebulous or daunting when first looked at, and this
is looking at it beyond just the sexuality and ethics on the surface. However, it is worth considering as a magickal technique
because its potency can almost not be matched. The surprising thing about this technique is that anyone can do it, and it
can manifest physical results when developed. In this two hour class, we will discuss different techniques, as well as what
can be done and even how to do it! 5 - 7 pm $25.

Sunday, February 7
Reiki 1 w/ Karen Hoffmann

Reiki is an ancient “hands-on” healing system of channeling and transferring Spiritually Guided Universal Energy to promote
well being at all levels (physically, emotionally, mentally and spiritually).  The ability to conduct Reiki for healing is
transferred by a Master/Teacher through the process known as “Attunement”.  This class includes theory, history,
technique, application, Attunement and lots of hands-on practice. Please dress comfortably.   Maximum class size is 8
people.  Please register in advance.  Taught by Reiki Master Teacher Karen Hoffmann.   Observational Review $50.
Sunday, June,  7 am - 5 pm  $125.

Monday, February 8
Banishing Pentagrams & Hexagrams w/ Rachael

(originally taught by Rev. Deborah A. Bourbon, R.N.)
There are times when the energies of the Pentagrams and Hexagrams to clear the vibrations of the lower astral levels are
exactly what’s needed.  An explanation of the “what’s”, “how’s”, “when’s” and “why’s” provide clear information necessary for
anyone to effectively begin using these powerful techniques to clear out unwanted, displaced or negative energies.  
Handouts will be provided and participants will be guided through the actual Banishings. 6:30 - 9 pm. $35.

Tuesday, February 9
Planets, a 4 part series w/Bill

In this four part series, we will look at the planets that are commonly used in astrology, as well as a few other lesser known
planets. Handouts will be provided, and each class will last two hours. There is a $25 cash investment fee. It would be wise,
but not necessarily required to bring a copy of your birth chart. If you do not have one, and would like one, simply email
your birth data to me (bill@418ascendant.com) at least 48 hours before the series starts. The birth data is the day, month,
year, place, and time at which you were born. There are no prerequisites for this class. 7 - 9 pm, $25 each.

Wednesday, February 10
Discussion Group w/ Charlie

A return of a favorite. These discussion groups have an evening focus and all are encouraged to bring information to share
to the gathering. Group will meet on the 2nd Wednesday of the month. Love Donation is suggested. Topic this evening is
“Asatru Beliefs”;7 - 8:30 p.m. New Format! Discover how timely topics affect people of alternative religions!

Friday, February 12
Reiki Share w/ Karen W.

Karen Williamson will be facilitating a Reiki share from 6:30 - 8:30 p.m. This share is open to anyone that has been attuned
to any level of Reiki. So many times as healers, we spend our energy on other people taking care of their needs. It will be a
great opportunity for us to exchange Reiki energy with each other. We will start off checking in with each other, a small
meditation or reading and end with grounding. This is going to be a very relaxed and gentle time to care for ourselves. 6:30-
8:30 pm. $5 love donation.

Friday, February 12
Magickal Discussion Group w/ Bill

Join Bill as we discuss various magickal topics in this “round-table” group.  Group meets on the second Friday of the month,
and has an evening focus.  7:30 – 8:30 p.m., $5 Love Donation.  This evening’s topic is “Love”.

Saturday, February 13
Meditation for Well Being w/Karen H

Having trouble meditating? In this class, learn the techniques of relaxation and meditation along with its practical purposes
for creating lasting peace in our lives. 11 am – 1:00 pm, $25

Saturday, February 13
Mayan Calendar part 2  Basics of the Tzolk'in w/Kim

In the first Mayan Calendar class we learned about the tones and day signs of the Tzolk'in, the personal energy calendar of
the Maya. In the second class, we apply the tones and day signs to an actual calendar to follow for each day. We will also
incorporate into our personal calendar the nine Night Lords as well By allowing it to become part of our lives is antithetical to
what we are accustomed to with regard to the Gregorian calendar. This is a calendar that WILL shift the way that you
approach your journey straight away. There is a Mayan Calendar Codex that is extremely helpful and available for purchase
at Pathways. **Mayan Calendar Basics, the first class is a prerequisite. Please review the handouts from the first class
beforehand. Come to class rested and ready to focus...2:30 – 4:30 pm, $25

Saturday, February 13
Astrology & Relationships w/ Bill

Who is attracted to whom? How does a relationship between a Cancer and a Libra pan out?  Who makes the decisions in
the Aries-Capricorn relationship? How can I use astrology to get a better gauge of interests? This class is designed to
inform about the fundamentals of relationships from an astrological perspective. In this class, students will learn tricks that
are effective and easy to use to further the quality of their relationships. 5 - 7 pm, $25.  Only Time Offered This Year!

Sunday, February 14
Reiki Master Class Series w/Karen W

The master class series builds and combines different specialized aspects of Reiki in order to strengthen the teacher’s
experience. The techniques in these classes include such topics as animal reiki and more. See Karen W for more details.
Please pre-register. 12 – 5pm $75

Monday, February 15
Candle Magick Workshop w/Kelley

(This class originally taught and written by Deborah A. Bourbon)
This is a hands-on workshop designed to empower the individual to use candle magick.  We will study the effects and
meanings of the different colors and types of candles; how to bless and anoint a candle; which scents to use and why; as
well as other actions, steps and guidelines to add extra power to your candle work.  You will leave the class with a candle
anointed and charged to your own purpose, ready and confident to embark on active candle magick working.  Must register
in advance, 11 pages of handouts.
7 – 9:30 pm $35

Thursday, February 18
Temple of Witchcraft: 2nd degree

On going study group for 2nd degree TOW students. This is a closed group.

Friday, February 19
Astrological Preview w/ Bill

You’ve been asking for it, and now it’s available! In this 1 hour class, you can get the major upcoming astrological aspects
for the next month. Find out when the moon is void of course, eclipses, retrogrades and much more. Be prepared for what’s
ahead so you can plan accordingly! 7-8 pm $10

Saturday, February 20
Practical Shamanism part 3 w/Kim

“Bringing up your Earth Dragon” ;In PS#3, we will begin with a meditation to ground and center ourselves in the first half.
You cannot ever look at your journey enough ­what does and doesn’t serve you?.Just when you think you have it all
handled and in a settled place, wham! Something else rises up...The Universe will always show you what you need to look
at. To assist others you must be able to assist and love yourself first and foremost...In the second half we will draw up
energy from deep in the earth, and cultivate a relationship with our “Earth Dragon”;...The Dragon assists us with the
standing in of who we are..2:30-4:30 pm.  $25 This class is required for upcoming advanced Shamanism classes.

Saturday, February 20
The Will to Change, the Power to Heal w/ Rev. William

Please join us as Rev. William presents some methods that are at the same time unique and universal for understanding
ourselves and what we need to do to be the whole, complete and healed person we know we are inside. These resources
for introspection and reflection help us to identify and understand the source of the wounds that keep us from being our
true selves. This is an interactive class so bring a pen and paper and the willingness to change!  5-7 pm $25.

Monday, February 22
Temple of Witchcraft: 3rd degree

On going study group for 3rd degree TOW students. This is a closed group.

Saturday, February 28
Psychic Fair!

Readings from 11 am – 6 pm, $15 for 10 minutes. Cash only.
First come, first served.