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Library Discussion Groups: Soul Salon

An introduction to all the groups we offer to the public free of charge. You can join one or more of the groups.

Soul Salon

This group brings people together to discuss current and relevant topics in a respectful and informative manner considering each participants framework for understanding the world we live in. They meet on the third Tuesday each month at 10 am. Click on the Home button to get back to the main menu.

January 16        Family Constellations with Stephanie Richmond             

February 20       Reviving the Gold Rule: a TED Talk featuring Karen Armstrong

March 19           Abraham: A Journey to the Heart of 3 Faiths by author Bruce Feiler

April 16              TBD

May 21               A Visit to Rodfei Shalom Synagogue with Rabbi Scheinberg

June 18              The Danger of a Single Story a TED Talk featuring Chimamanda Ngozi Adichi

July 16                Centering Prayer / Meditation with Jenny Russell

 

August 20           Emotional Intelligence by author Daniel Goleman

September 17     Building Bridges, Not Walls with Janis Fuchs (Celebrating International Day of Peace, Sept. 21)

October 15         A Visit to the Greek Orthodox Monastery

November 19     Books of Interest Group Discussion

 

This group brings people together to discuss current and relevant topics in a respectful and informative manner considering each participants framework for understanding the world we live in. They meet on the third Tuesday each month at 10 am. Click on the Home button to get back to the main menu. 

January 17 Dr. Libbe Gray, PhD Feeding the Wrong Wolf: Ego, Habit and Fear

February 21 Joanna Stein-Strong, LPC How to Harmonize the Brain and Heart: How Biofeedback Reduces Stress

March 21 Daneshu Clarke Healing with Herbs—Native Plant Society

April 18 TBD The Ecumenical Center for Health and Wellness

May 16 Anne Stewart Freethinkers  of Comfort (Off-site)

June 20 Bryden Moon Mission Tour in San Antonio (Off-site)

July 18 Mehmet Oguz Dialogue Institute of San Antonio

August 15 Hannah Murrah Human Trafficking / Slavery

September 19 Janis Fuchs Book Discussion: Abraham: A Journey to the Heart of Three Faiths

October 17 Sheriff Al Auxier Intersection of Law Enforcement and Mental Illness

November 21 Discussion: Books of Interest

December No meeting this month.

 

This group brings people together to discuss current and relevant topics in a respectful and informative manner considering each participants framework for understanding the world we live in. They meet on the third Tuesday each month at 10 am. Click on the Home button to get back to the main menu. 

January 18 Dr. Helen Rose Ebaugh Reflections on Israel

February 15 Mary Woods Local Tourism Along the Hill Country Mile

March 15 Peggy Cuny Tour of Boerne's Kuhlmann-King House

April 19 Becky Benes How to Decrease Conflict Thinking

May 17 Mike Martin Field Trip to Islamic Center / Mosque of San Antonio

June 21 Hattie Allen Kendall County Women's Shelter

July 19 Terez Madrid Spiritual Intuitive / Life Coach

August 16 Jacob Nammar A Personal Perspective of a Palestinian born in Jerusalem

September 20 Anne Stewart Field Trip to Comfort: A History of Freethinkers 

October 18 Bryden Moon San Antonio Missions Tour (a joint program with Magical History Tours)

November 15 Preparing for our End of Life (mentally/emotionally)

December 20 Christmas Party and Book Talk: Books We Loved This Year