Channel 2, TPT, is airing a 3-part Honoring Choices documentary. Segment 1, End of LIfe Planning: Family Stories, will be shown September 16, 8:00pm TPT 2.1 and repeated through Sept. 19. Part 2, to be aired in October, features members of the Minnesota Threshold Network. For a film clip and air dates visit honoringchoices.org/documentaries.
New class this fall sponsored by the Novalis
DEATH AND DYING: Beholding the Threshold
Wednesday evenings: Oct. 26, Nov. 2, 9, 16, 2011
October 26, 7-9: Introduction to Conscious Dying
$15 suggested donation. This class can be taken as a single class.
Movie : The Most Excellent Dying of Theodore Heckelman
Introduction to caring for our own and being responsible for our dying
November 2, 6:30-9:30: Before and At Death
Preparation/advanced directives/family meetings/legal/spiritual issues; moving through stages of the dying process consciously
November 9, 6:30-9:30: After Death Care and Home Vigil
Legal, practical, spiritual, and social aspects of at home care, including body care and vigils
November 16, 6:30-9:30: Grieving, Remembering, and Staying Connected
Ways of staying connected that can profoundly affect the grieving process
The Nov 2, 9, 16 classes can be taken as individual classes. Each class is $45. All three are $120.
Primary faculty: Linda Bergh and Marianne Dietzel will co-teach the last class.
Other faculty TBA from MN Threshold.