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Cultivating Community Knowledge

Our world is full of information, and it can be difficult to sort through the sheer quantity of data in our lives. Our Education-focused events are designed to distill our community members' strengths into a creative, inspiring environment and birth ideas and embodiment for the world we desire to create together. 

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Our Events

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H•E•R•E

Helping each-other re-member earth

HERE was an evening of spoken word, song, and tabling from local organizations in Seattle centered around social and climate justice. The intention for this event was to spark inspiration, connect people to ways to plug in, and build community around actively embodying our values.

Poets and Performers

Nikkita Oliver

Paul Chiyokten Wagner

Shireen Amini

Lennee Reid

Verbal Oasis (Monique Franklin)

The People's Echo

Organizations

Nurturing Roots

350 Seattle

Sea Potential

Singing Pots

Good for Chocolate

Protectors of the Salish Sea

Rise up with H'art

Collaborators

Hearth Revival 
Abbey Arts 

The Collective Seattle

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Song, storytelling and 

poetry are ancient 

technologies of truth 

that have the power to 

weave us together in a 

tapestry of belonging.

Expansion Thought Leaders Party

First

designed as

a fundraiser for

Expansion Fest 2019,

the Thought Leaders Party

turned into something entirely

its own. Synthesized with

music, bodywork, and

dancing, it was a

night that could

not be

beat!

Through

gathering

musicians, industry

experts, healers,

changemakers, and activists, we brought together the best minds of our generation and left with a

sense of togetherness,

pride, and

new

horizons.

Crafted

to ensure that

all information was

digestible, impactful,

and centered, our sold-out

symposium was successfully able

to raise significant funds for Expansion and created

a resource pool

for our

extended

web.

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The Village Events Series

One of our

original synthesis-style

events, The Village

Events series evolved out of a desire to highlight and connect people to industry leaders in growing, sustainable, earth-first movements, ancestors, communities and

homes. 

Each

event included themes 

around permaculture,

community living and sustainable design. This included everything

from family, architecture, ancestry, eco village experiences and visions, urban design and more. We had many leaders and sponsors in the Seattle area supporting our events 

and vision. 

With

information comes

powerful experiences.

Our community left with heads brimming of new possibilities,

new connections, and new ways

to become involved in the

crucial work of bettering

humanity, its people and its buildings.

Listen and watch to some of the magic we created!
We made a podcast to host and house some of the talks. You can listen below on Soundcloud or Apple podcasts.
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The Village Mixtape

Expansion Virtual Mastermind Series

In 2020 we hosted an online festival with 30+ workshops over a period of two months. 

Expansion (Activated) was a chrysalis of socio-cultural change synthesizing inspired action, ecological thinking, and sacred expression. At the start of this new decade, we invite you to be not only an ally, but an accomplice in the Great Turning. Join us as we tend the gardens of our souls, grow our gifts, expand our networks, and deepen our roots in the movement ecosystem. 

 

As the COVID-19 pandemic is forcing us to halt business as usual, it is also allowing many of us to slow down, rediscover what we value, and illuminating the fragility of our society. Communities around the world are mobilizing in an effort to heal, repair, and take back their power. The world as we know it will never be the same, and together, we create the future.

 

Expansion (Activated) | A Virtual Mastermind Series is our response to this time. We have curated a workshop series that will grow your awareness, inspire your heart, expand your mind, and connect you with thought leaders from around the globe. 

 

Expansion remains rooted in the vision that the more we gather, the more we manifest the future we desire. Although this looks different in these times, we hope you will join us virtually as we empower each other to embody new paradigms and expand our New Earth toolkits.

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All of our workshops

We hosted 30+ leaders and change makers from all over the world. On topics ranging from socail justice, food justice, spirituality, design, health, and more. 

Expansion Togather Podcast

The best of the best talks have been recorded and will be released soon! Stay tuned!