The Bield Programme 2017

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2017 Programme in Date Order

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The Bield Programme for 2017 Please see our Fliers for more details
      January 2017      
10 Tue 9 am The Bield Opens for  Guests with a Chapel Service    
17 Tue 10 am-4 pm Reflective Silence A Day of Silence at The Bield  £37.00 Bield Team
28 Sat 2-4:30 pm Capacitar Taster The practices help transform stress and pain deriving from illness, violence, and the stresses of daily life and open the individual up towards greater wholeness and wellbeing.  £10.00 Marianne Anker-Petersen
29 Sun Chapel Service at 9:30am.   Day: 10:30am-4:30pm REFLECTIVE LIVING -  Giving and Receiving Refuge: Hospitality for a
World of Care.
This series of days with gifted guides opens windows to living more reflectively.  £47.00 Professor Alison Phipps OBE
      February 2017      
10-12 Fri-Sun 10 am-4 pm Creative Journeying 4/4 The 4th in the Series  £255.00 Melitta, Fran & Sheila
11 Sat 10 am-4 pm REFLECTIVE LIVING -          A Shining Dark The practice of contemplative prayer confronts us with our own inner darkness as well as the dark silent mystery of God.   £47.00 Alex Holmes
25 Sat 10 am - 4:30pm JOURNEY into HEALING The Purpose of the workshop is to be open to ourselves, to each other and to God for growth and healing.  £42.00 Robin Anker-Petersen, Lesley Anne Pratchett & Sharon Stinson
26 Sun 2-4:30 pm Capacitar Taster see notes in January  £10.00 Marianne
      March 2017      
1 Wed 12:00 Noon ASH WEDNESDAY Chapel Service at the Bield  F.O.C  Robin
14-15 Tue-Wed 10 am-4:30 pm Reflective Silence A Day of Silence at The Bield  £106.00 Bield Team
31 Fri 7 - 9 pm 'The Journey' by Peter Clare & 'Old Russian Icons & Ethiopian Crosses' collected by Rufus Reade Exhibition Opens  F.O.C.  Barn Gallery
      April 2017      
1-30   10 am-4 pm 'The Journey' by Peter Clare & 'Old Russian Icons & Ethiopian Crosses' collected by Rufus Reade Exhibition Open to the Public  F.O.C   
9 Sun 9:30 AM Palm Sunday Communion Service in the Carpenters Chapel Robin
11-14 Tue-Fri 10 am-4:30 pm Easter Retreat using the Paintings of Peter Clare and Ignatian Principles This unique Retreat offers an opportunity to contemplate the powerful pictures in 'The Journey' exhibition by Peter Clare which have touched the hearts of so many and, with the support of individual guidance, to reflect on one's own journey with God. £ 234 full Board.  Day guest options possible. Carol Clare and the Bield Team
14 Fri   Good Friday      
30 Sun 4:00 PM 'The Journey' and 'Old Russian Icons & Ethiopian Crosses'  Exhibition Closes
      May 2017      
6 Sat 2-4:30 pm Capacitar Taster    £10.00 Marianne
12 Fri 7-9 pm In the Garden with Friends Exhibition Opens  F.O.C.  Katy Glabraith
21 Sun 10 am-4:30 pm REFLECTIVE LIVING- Writing the Inner Path Spiritual Journaling in a Busy Life - A day to step aside, still the mind and nourish the soul through this rewarding discipline.  £47.00 Merryn Glover
23-24 Tue-Wed 10 am-4:30 pm Reflective Silence 2 Day Reflective Silence at The Bield  £106.00 Bield Team
25 Thu   ASCENSION      
      June 2017      
3 Sat 10 am - 4:30pm JOURNEY into HEALING The Purpose of the workshop is to be open to ourselves, to each other and to God for growth and healing.  £42.00 Robin Anker-Petersen, Lesley Anne Pratchett & Sharon Stinson
4 Sun 9:30 AM PENTECOST Communion Service in the Carpenters Chapel Robin
17 Sat 2-5 pm Scottish Open Gardens - The Bield Walled Garden and Grounds are Open
20 Tue 10 am-4:30 pm Reflective Silence A Day of Silence at The Bield  £37.00 Bield Team
23-25 Fri-Sun All Weekend SOLAS Festival http://www.solasfestival.co.uk/  see web site for Tickets 
      July 2017    Early Bird Price   
26-30 Wed-Sun arrive 2-4pm Male Rites of Passsage http://www.malejourney.org.uk/rites  £397.00 MRoP Elders
      August 2017      
24 Thu 10 am-4:30 pm Reflective Silence A Day of Silence at The Bield  £37.00 Bield Team
27 Sun Chapel Service at 9:30am.   Day: 10:30am-4:30pm REFLECTIVE LIVING - Tending to the emerging stories of our lives A restorative and sharing day for those whose lives are touched by dementia.  £47.00 Rosas Mitchell
25 Fri 7-9 pm Perthshire Open Studios Exhibition Opening  F.O.C.   
26-31 every day 10am - 5pm Perthshire Open Studios Exhibition continues until Sunday 10 September POS Artists
      September 2017      
9 Sat 10 am - 4:30pm JOURNEY into HEALING The Purpose of the workshop is to be open to ourselves, to each other and to God for growth and healing.  £42.00 Robin Anker-Petersen, Lesley Anne Pratchett & Sharon Stinson
1-10 every day 10am - 5pm Perthshire Open Studios Exhibition  F.O.C.  POS Artists
20-21 Wed-Thu 10 am-4:30 pm Reflective Silence 2 Day Reflective Silence at The Bield  £106.00 Bield Team
24 Sun 11 am-4 pm Day of Blessing Starts after 9:30am Service  £42.00 Robin & Marianne
      October 2017      
12-13 Thu-Fri 4:30pm-4:30pm Creating Still Still Creating Spacious, relaxed time to explore theme creatively using art materials and reflect on what emerges - no previous experience required.  £106.00 Melitta & Katy
22 Sun 2-4:30 pm Capacitar Taster The practices help transform stress and pain deriving from illness, violence, and the stresses of daily life and open the individual up towards greater wholeness and wellbeing.  £10.00 Marianne
      November 2017      
4 Sat 10 am-4 pm REFLECTIVE LIVING - Finding Clarity in the midst of Life's Challenges  Introduction to the Quaker practice of 'meeting for clearness'. How to use this deeply meditative approach to explore life issues in community.  £47.00 Verene Nicholas
18 Sat 10 am-4 pm REFLECTIVE LIVING - Uncovering/Recovering our spiritual next of kin. For many people, traditional patterns of church life just don't cut it anymore. This day is for those who want to reclaim their own spiritual path in the company of other spirited nomads and pilgrims.  £47.00 Michael Paterson
21-23 Tue-Thu 10 am-4:30 pm Reflective Silence 3 Day Reflective Silence at The Bield  £159.00 Bield Team
      December 2017      
1-3 Fri-Sun Fri 10:30am - Sun 4:30pm Poetry & Photography Retreat Through work-shops & walks & times of reflection, our aim will be to open head and heart to new and surprising things.  £250.00 Kenneth Steven & Kristina Hayward
2 Sat 10 am - 4:30pm JOURNEY into HEALING The Purpose of the workshop is to be open to ourselves, to each other and to God for growth and healing.  £42.00 Robin Anker-Petersen, Lesley Anne Pratchett & Sharon Stinson
7-8 Thu-Fri 4:30pm-4:30pm Creating Still Still Creating Spacious, relaxed time to explore theme creatively using art materials and reflect on what emerges - no previous experience required.  £106.00 Melitta & Katy
21 Thu 5:30 PM The Bield Closes for the Christmas and New Year Period. Opens again on Tuesday 9th Jan 2018