07/02/2017 to 07/07/2017
Bring Humor & Play Into Your Community

Find your funny with seasoned performers from the nonprofit organization Clowns Without Borders USA.

Learn the benefits of bringing play into your community while you activate your imagination through improvisation and clowning.


07/02/2017 to 07/07/2017
Music, Mindfulness & Creative Play

The ukulele is enjoying a worldwide revival. It’s an affordable, portable, and easy-to-learn instrument, and a simple way to bring music into your daily life. Whether you’re new to the ukulele or have been playing it for years, you learn playing...

07/02/2017 to 07/07/2017

The primal power of drumming touches the heart and moves the spirit, shifting our consciousness into transcendent states of being. In this inspiring workshop, we immerse ourselves in authentic African, Afro-Caribbean, and Brazilian beats. We...

07/02/2017 to 07/07/2017

African-American gospel music has a long and rich history of building strong communities. This week, united in our love of gospel, we become a gospel music community with longtime Omega friend and teacher Sister Alice Martin—one of the most...

07/02/2017 to 07/07/2017

Artists are more than a mirror of society, says painter, poet, sculptor, and psychic medium Joseph Shiel—they are the life blood and cocreators of what can be. Shiel describes artists as agents of love, prophets of change, and the heartbeat of...

07/02/2017 to 07/07/2017

Put pen to paper—or fingers to the keyboard—in this writing workshop with master memoirist Beverly Donofrio.

Donofrio believes that writing heals. Writing exercises are designed to stimulate memories, which we learn to craft into...

07/02/2017 to 07/07/2017
An Adventure in Self-Discovery

Face and overcome your fears. Break through mental, emotional, and physical blocks. Take yourself to the edge and leap beyond your comfort zone with the flying trapeze.

Led by the Trapeze-Experience™ team, this popular workshop is an...

07/02/2017 to 07/07/2017
Dar Williams

Are you seeking to hone your songwriting skills? Do you long to create a song that matters?

Having been a touring musician for more than 20 years, Dar Williams understands how challenging and rewarding it can be to turn our thoughts, ideas...

07/02/2017 to 07/07/2017
Chinese & Watercolor Painting

Join this 5-day immersion in Chinese painting and watercolor with a master of the art form, Lian Zhen.

This Arts Week workshop begins with an introduction to Chinese painting styles. Then, we learn how to use Chinese brushes, ink, and...

07/02/2017 to 07/28/2017
Robert "Skip" Backus
Designing for Our Regenerative Future: A 4-Week Certificate Program

This workshop is by application only. Please submit your materials according to the directions on this page.

Solving today’s challenges requires ecological literacy—an understanding of the patterns and principles that underlie all living systems. Using the framework of regenerative design—a whole system, place-based approach to problem solving that...