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2014 “Peace In The Park” Festival | Golden Gate Park

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Saturday, August 23, 2014 - All Day | Cost: FREE
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2014 Peace In The Park Festival | Golden Gate ParkPeace in the Park festival brings together the diverse San Francisco and surrounding communities for a rejuvenating day of peaceful activities for all ages and backgrounds. The festival features local musicians and visual artists, Tai Chi, yoga, seminars, kids activities, and meditation.

Free, but an RSVP is required.

At the Bandshell of Golden Gate Park, this event will demonstrate how peaceful you can be even while living in a fast-paced urban environment.

Peace in the Park Festival
Saturday, August 23, 2014 | 11 am to 6 pm
Golden Gate Park Bandshell, near de Young Museum
FREE, but an RSVP is required.

2014 Schedule

> Performer & Workshop Leader Bios

2014 Peace In The Park Festival | Golden Gate ParkMain Stage

  • 11:00 am – Chinkayare Ensemble Dance
  • 11:25 am – Supervisor Eric Mar and Police Cmdr Joe Garrity
  • 12:00 pm – Yaocuauhtli Danza Culture (Aztec)
  • 12:25 pm – Consulate General of India N Parthasarathi
  • 1:00 pm – Chhandam School of Kathak Dance
  • 1:25 pm – Jim Doty MD
  • 2014 Peace In The Park Festival | Golden Gate Park2:00 pm – Lily Cai Chinese Dance Company & School
  • 2:25 pm – Dan Siegel MD
  • 3:00 pm – Pause for World Peace
  • 3:15 pm – Ballet Folklorico Danza Mexico
  • 4:00 pm – Chris Bryden & Friends Band
  • 5:00 pm – Freddy Clarks & Wobbly World Band
  • 5:30 pm – Pause for World Peace and Closing Ceremony

2014 Peace In The Park Festival | Golden Gate ParkTalks Tent

  • 11:30 am – Elizabeth Padilla, Meditation Expert
  • 12:00 pm – Somik Raha, ServiceSpace
  • 12:30 pm – Jay Chodagam, Meditation Expert
  • 1:00 pm – Christine Carter, PhD, Greater Good Science Center, UC Berkeley
  • 1:30 pm – Erik Larsen, Meditation Expert
  • 2:00 pm – Jim Doty, MD, Stanford CCARE
  • 2:30 pm – Cassandra Vienten, PhD, IONS
  • 3:30 pm – Dan Siegel, MD, UCLA
  • 4:00 pm – Sally Fitts, LCSW
  • 4:30 pm – Newt Bailey, Non Violent Communication
  • 5:00 pm – United Religions Initiative

Workshops Tent

  • 11:30 am – 12:00 pm – Improv HQ
  • 12:30 – 1:00 pm – Improv HQ
  • 1:30 – 2:30 pm – Soul Motion
  • 3:30- 4:00 pm – Improv HQ
  • 4:30 – 5:30 pm – Soul Motion

2014 Peace In The Park Festival | Golden Gate ParkYoga Tent

  • 11:00 am – Gurumukh Kaur Khalsa, Kundalini (assisted by Eva Monova Rose)
  • 12:00 pm – Julie Locke, Vinyasa
  • 1:00 pm – Leslie Desaulniers, Vinyasa
  • 2:00 pm – Keith Erickson, Yoga and Meditation
  • 3:00 pm – Sonya Genel, Vinyasa
  • 4:00 pm – Dana Damara, Vinyasa
  • 5:00 pm – Laxman Panthi, Kids Yoga

Tai Chi Schedule

  • 11:00 am – Fern Jeffcoat, Shibashi Qijong; Chi Cultivation
  • 11:30 am – Fern Jeffcoat, Grounding and Rooting Techniques
  • 12:00 pm – Dr. Effie Chow, Chow Power Qigong, The Empty Force
  • 12:30 pm – Dr. Effie Chow, Chow Power Qigong, The Energy Push and the Lift
  • 1:00 pm – Dr. Effie Chow, Demonstration and teaching of miracle Immediate Healing with Chow Power Qigong
  • 1:30 pm – Dr. Effie Chow, Tai Chi and the Warm Up Qigong Exercises reduction of Stress
  • 2:00 pm – Dr. Effie Chow, The Precious Eight Qigong Exercises for Flexibility
  • 2:30 pm – Dr. Effie Chow, CQ Five Element Silver Thread Meditation for body-mind-spirit transformation
  • 3:30 pm – Fern Jeffcoat, Shibashi Qigong, Methods for Uplifting or Calming Energy
  • 4:00 pm – Fern Jeffcoat, Chi Cultivation, Posture and Energy Flow, Balancing, Grounding and Rooting Techniques
  • 4:30 pm – Fern Jeffcoat, Wave Hands Like Clouds; Circling

2014 Peace In The Park Festival | Golden Gate ParkChildren’s Theater

  • 11:30 am – Kyoko Kimura, Japanese Arts and Crafts
  • 12:30 pm – Vir McCoy, Virtunes Kids Music
  • 1:30 pm – Al Katz, Kenny the Clown and Balloon Man
  • 2:30 pm – Aaron Ableman, Pacha Pajama
  • 3:30 pm – Kyoko Kimura, Japanese Arts and Crafts
  • 4:30 pm – Al Katz, Kenny the Clown and Balloon Man

Links: Event details

Cost: FREE

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