Whitman Birthday Meditation May 31, 2009
- Washington Friends of Walt Whitman
Invite you to a special morning meditation and short hike to Civil War Fort DeRussey in celebration of Walt Whitman's birthday
Meditation and hike led by:
When: Sunday, May 31st 2009 Rain or Shine!
Where: Joaquin Miller Cabin near Military Road and 16th Street park entrance
Time: Meditation: 9:00-9:45am,
Hike to Fort DeRussey 10:00-11:00am
Our meditation will follow the exact instructions and practice that Whitman followed and will last approximately 30 minutes followed by a short group dialog. Our walk to the fort will take about 20 minutes along a trail with a moderate incline. At the fort, we'll explore the area for 20-30 minutes and read excerpts from Whitman's Civil War inspired poetry.
Meditate in Rock Creek Park
Bring a yoga mat or something to sit on as the ground may be wet.
For more information contact Neil Richardson at ananda001@... or http://groups.yahoo.com/group/cyberwalt/