Now Is the Time!
Northwest Sufi Camp Virtual Gathering
Friday Evening, August 7 – Sunday, August 9, 2020
Classes give a taste of the program planned for this year which will be offered in full next summer by the same team of teachers, insha’llah! Please check out the Teachers and Classes website page for full class descriptions.
Friday, August 7th
7-8:30pm Opening Circle – Spiritual Director Haqiqa Hampton opens the Gathering with a Dance of Universal Peace, followed by practices, prayer, and teachings with Khadija Goforth, Mu’min Nur al Haqq, and Mariam Baker, and break-out rooms for small-group greetings!
Saturday, August 8th
8:30-9am Qi Gong – a camp favorite! Stretch out and get the qi flowing with Chitara David Yager
9:30-11am NOW Is the Time! – Teachings and practices for our time with special guest teacher Mariam Baker
11:15am-12:15pm Kids’ Circle – Join Bittin Duggan and Vivian Matthews in a joyful virtual space for our Kids Camp with singing, dancing, crafts, and special guests. Parents are also welcome. Toward the fun!
12:30-2pm Teen Circle – Reunite with old friends and greet new ones just discovering the magic of NWSC Teen Camp! Facilitated by Zia Laboff & Gayatri Kira Kull
2:15-3:45pm Next Gen Circle (19-35 years) – “Incorporating social activism and community building into our spirituality” with Zia Laboff and Tatiana Havill.
4:15-5:45pm Authentic Gender & Walks with Jalila Malika Luccia Rogers, followed by:
Kirtan with Mu’id Evan Bushnell
7-8:30pm Zikr with Mariam Baker and Arifa Byron
Sunday, August 9th
8:30-9am Qi Gong
9:30-11am Racism with Omar M’Sai
11:15am-12:15pm Kids’ Circle
12:30-2pm Teen Circle
2:15-3:45pm Next Gen Circle
4:15-5:30pm Soulwork with Yahya Ali S. Nadler & Raphael Birney
5:30-5:45pm Closing Circle with Mu’id Evan & Haqiqa
NWSC Virtual Gathering is being offered free of charge to all interested! We do deeply appreciate any free-will donations, which will go to offset the fixed expenses we have incurred this year. Visit the NW Sufi Camp website here: https://nwsuficamp.org/make-payment/ to donate by check or PayPal, and thank you for your generosity!
Please feel free to spread the word by directing interested friends to the website at: https://nwsuficamp.org/ For security reasons, please DO NOT share the Zoom links directly, especially not on social media outlets. Thank you for helping us keep this virtual space safe.
Please be aware that the Main Gathering sessions will be recorded. If you don’t wish to appear on them, you can turn off your video function. Youth circles will NOT be recorded.
There is a single Zoom link to access all the Main Gathering sessions, and a separate link for each of the youth circles for children, teens, and young adults (Next Gen). Register below by clicking on each category you or your family wish to attend and entering your name and email address. You will receive a confirmation email with the appropriate link.