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Dennis McKenna



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Dennis McKenna

Saturday, May 12, 2018, 2 to 4 pm

Ice House Theatre
Mercer & Independence Streets
Berkeley Springs, WV 25411


(Registration: $45)

Climbing the Vine

Have you heard about the consciousness expanding plant medicine called Ayahuasca – a powerful potion from the Amazon that has opened up many millions of people to illuminated spiritual states and unique personal assessment?

If so, it is because of Terence and Dennis McKenna. These brothers were the pioneers who, as young researchers, explored the Amazonian rain forest, finding the shaman practitioners and secrets of the extraordinary mind-expanding ayahuasca elixir and bringing that knowledge to hundreds of thousands of 1960’s young people who were exploring the outer edges of consciousness.

Terence and Dennis, along with contemporaries that included Timothy Leary, John Lilly, Ram Dass, and leaders in popularizing the use of psychedelics drugs – that were then used by people like Steve Jobs, to revolutionize our world.

Dennis McKenna and his brother Terence first came to S. America in 1971. Their unexpected adventures in pursuit of exotic psychedelics led to some surprising discoveries recounted in Terence’s book, True Hallucinations, and Dennis’ 2012 memoir, The Brotherhood of the Screaming Abyss. In 1981, Dennis returned to Peru, this time as a graduate student, and began his scientific investigations of ayahuasca, that continue to this day as a professional and personal passion. In this lecture, Dennis tells the tale of an unusual life lived in the shadow (or perhaps the light) of this mysterious and beautiful medicine.

Dennis McKenna, Ph.D.: Dennis McKenna's research has focused on the interdisciplinary study of Amazonian ethnopharmacology and plant hallucinogens. His doctoral research (University of British Columbia, 1984) focused on the ethnopharmacology of ayahuasca and oo-koo-he, two tryptamine-based hallucinogens used by indigenous peoples in the Northwest Amazon. Dr. McKenna completed post-doctoral research fellowships in neurosciences in the Laboratory of Clinical Pharmacology, National Institute of Mental Health (1986-88), and in the Department of Neurology, Stanford University School of Medicine (1988-90). He is a founding board member of the Heffter Research Institute, and was a senior investigator in the Hoasca Project, the first biomedical investigation of ayahuasca used by the UDV, a Brazilian religious group. He currently teaches in the Center for Spirituality and Healing at the University of Minnesota. He is the younger brother of Terence McKenna. Dr. McKenna is author or co-author of 4 books and over 50 scientific papers in peer-reviewed journals.

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Alison David Bird



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Alison David Bird

Saturday, June 9, 2018, 1:30 to 5 pm

Ice House Theatre
Mercer & Independence Streets
Berkeley Springs, WV 25411


(Registration: $45)

Sat. Eve and Sunday AM, Personal Sessions with Master Teacher/Practitioners register here

MARCONICS... Reaching beyond the confines of the Earth, Body and Mind.

The human body is a multidimensional hologram, designed for Spirits’ immersion in the 3-Dimensional experience, here on Earth. Now we are being re-aligned with our origins at Source.

“This show is over!” say Galactic emissaries of Light. “It’s time to step out of the costumes and get ready to play a new role, on another stage, way across town!”

Our DNA is activated and our energetic subtle bodies are expanding into higher dimensional realities, and we must evolve into a new type of Being or humanity will not survive.

In the design we are becoming Human 3.0.

But there are two very different routes we can take. Which train of evolution will you follow? Are you on a New World Agenda of evolution through technology provided by ET with Darker ambitions for us?

Or, are you on a road to authentic Spiritual Evolution of the Human Avatar Race, in pursuit of freedom and Sovereignty? Do you even know the difference?

As our energetic bodies answer the call of our Higher Selves, we must align and entrain to higher states of Conscious Being.

In the process, our biological vessels must heal all distortions or be destroyed.

Former British Medical Journalist, Alison David Bird, C.Ht, was a Pleiadian Channel in 2013, and bestowed with an Ascension healing modality called Marconics – The Human Upgrade.

Following a near death experience she became a specialist in Life Between Life Hypnosis, and trains Spiritual Alchemy practitioners around the world. She and partner Lisa Wilson are internationally acclaimed for teaching Ascension Mechanics and attuning others to anchor a bandwidth of 144,000, Dimensional Light Frequencies to the planet for Higher Evolution. Co-Authors of: “Marconics – The Clarion Call” & “Angels of Atlantis”.


Buy tickets for Alison David Bird: Saturday, June 9, 2018.
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Bruce Lipton



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Bruce Lipton, Ph.D.

September 15 - 16, 2018
The Country Inn
110 S. Washington Street
Berkeley Springs, WV 25411


(Registration: $180)

The Science of Personal and Global Evolution: Thriving in a World of Change

This is a two-day, 15 hour program with 12 hours of presentations by Dr. Lipton.

In the face of global crises in health, home and heart, advances in science are creating a genuine revolution in thought and understanding, one so radical that it can change the world. Frontier science is shattering old myths and rewriting the fundamental beliefs of human civilization. A “new” biology takes us beyond economic collapse, climate change, religious extremes, and the impending 6th mass extinction event, to reveal that such chaos is a natural step in an unfolding process, rather than the tragic end to a broken planet..

While today’s headlines may make you wonder about the fate of our planet, here is some news that may surprise you: from an evolutionary standpoint, we are exactly where we need to be. We are surrounded by the proof that we are poised on the threshold of a major evolutionary event, the emergence of a new, giant super-organism called Humanity.

To help navigate this turbulent period in our planet’s history, cell biologist and bestselling author, Bruce H. Lipton will take you on a fast paced multimedia journey from the microcosm of the cell to the macrocosm of the mind. The new science of how developmental programming, consciousness, and spirituality interface biology reveals how our thoughts, attitudes and beliefs create the conditions of our body and our place in the world.

Recent advances in epigenetics, cell biology, quantum biophysics and fractal geometry profoundly revise our fundamental beliefs about human biology and planetary evolution.

Topics provided in this presentation include, among others:
  • Dispelling the Myth of Genes—How the Human Genome Project represents a turning point in human evolution
  • The Fall of Darwinism and the Rise of Conscious Evolution—How why consciousness and cooperation are as crucial as competition to our survival and growth
  • Quantum Biophysics—Where mind and matter meet new links between two branches of sciences that will astonish and inspire you
  • Epigenetics—The “new” empowering science of how environment and our perceptions of life control gene activity
  • Telomeres—Activating the “fountain of youth” within our cells
  • Stress and Disease—Understanding the cycle of stress and how it is responsible for up to 90% of disease
  • The Revealing Biology of Consciousness and Mind—Reclaiming our spiritual, physical and emotional wellbeing
  • The Power of the Subconscious Mind—Reprogramming your deeply ingrained patterns to live the life you want
  • The Scientific Foundation—for the necessity of merging allopathic, complementary and spiritual healing modalities

Knowledge is power. The new knowledge provided in this program empowers participants to take back creative control over their own lives and evolve from passive victims to responsible co-creators of the world to come. This illustrated and animated presentation will inspire your spirit, engage your mind and challenge your creativity, as you comprehend the enormous potential for applying this information in your life.

Bruce H. Lipton, Ph.D., cell biologist and lecturer, is an internationally recognized leader in bridging science and spirit. Bruce was on the faculty of the University of Wisconsin’s School of Medicine and later performed groundbreaking stem cell research at Stanford University. He is the bestselling author of The Biology of Belief, Spontaneous Evolution, co-authored with Steve Bhaerman, and more recently, The Honeymoon Effect. Bruce received the prestigious Goi Peace Award (Japan) in honor of his scientific contribution to world harmony.

Buy tickets for Bruce Lipton: September 15-16, 2018


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