These are some of the most interesting places to visit and learn about yourself in relationship to the natural world. 

Milner Gardens and Woodland

Seaside Estate Gardens in a natural coastal Douglas-Fir woodland, Afternoon tea, Event Hosting and Educational Interpretive Trail.

www.milnergardens.org
250-752-6153
2179 West Island Highway, Qualicum Beach, B.C.

Qualicum Beach
www.milnergardens.org

North Island Wildlife Recovery Centre

Wildlife Rehabilitation, Museum of Nature, Wildlife Viewing including Bear and Eagle Rehabilitation Programs

Wildlife Recovery Association
250-248-8534
1240 Leffler Road, Box 364

Errington
www.niwra.org

Pacific Rim College

School of Complementary and Integrative Medicine. PRC offers 11 certificate and diploma programs.


1-866-890-6082
229-560 Johnson Street, Victoria, B.C.

Victoria
www.pacificrimcollege.ca

Sirewall

Learn to Build Stabilized Insulated Rammed Earth Buildings on Saltspring Island

Meror Krayenhoff
250-537-9355
212 Cusheon Lake Road

Saltspring Island
www.sirewall.com

Yasodhara Ashram

Yoga Retreat and Study Centre. A vibrant spiritual community in the mountains of southeastern British Columbia. The tradition of encompassing ancient and modern perspectives. Discover the Light that you are.

Yasodhara Ashram
1-800-661-8711
PO Box 9, Kootenay Bay, B.C.

Kootenay
www.yashodhara.org

The Haven

Retreat on Gabriola Island which offers Programs for Personal and Professional Growth and Development. Come Alive!


1-877-247-9239
240 Davis Road

Gabriola Island
www.haven.ca

Saltspring Centre for Yoga

Yoga Classes, Programs, Retreats and Teacher Training Courses offered on a beautiful rural property. Yoga philosophy based on the teachings Baba Hari Dass

Dorothy Price
250-537-2326


Saltspring Island
www.saltspringcentre.com

Divine Source

Connect to the Divine through Shamanic Healing, Energy work, Somatic Bodywork, and working through Shadow.

Deborah Hollins
250-760-0108


Calgary and on Vancouver Island
www.divinesource.ca

Hollyhock

Retreat Centre offering self development and learning courses in a beautiful westcoast setting. Not for profit Hollyhock exists to inspire, nourish and support people who are making the world better.


(800) 933-6339
PO Box 127, Manson's Landing

Cortez Island
www.hollyhock.ca

Bethleham Retreat Centre

Retreat Centre located on the shores of Westwood Lake. Offering a Range of options for Workshops and Retreats of an educational or Spiritual Nature. Walk the Labyrinth.

Office
250-754-3254
2371 Arbot Rd

Nanaimo
www.bethlehemretreatcentre.com

Providence Farm - A therapeutic community

Farm Store for produce and eggs, bedding plants and shrubs, Event Hosting, Small Engine Shop, custom furniture, Public Garden, volunteer opportunities.


250-746-4204
1843 Tzouhalem Rd. Duncan, B.C.

Cowichan
www.providence.bc.ca

Healthy for Life Group

Healthy for Life Group assists people to change and educated people to have a healthy life style. Learning about low-glycemic foods, meal planning, journaling, exercise tips. Group meets every tuesday night. Pledge the pounds lost to charity.

Diane Saunders
250-722-3996
186 Ocean Walk

Nanaimo
shrink-a-thon.com

Headliners School for Performing Arts

Versitile space for events, classes, rehearsals, Music, Theatre, Film & T.V. workshops. Also birthday party's, concerts, jams, meetings, anniversaries, fashion shows, recitals, CD release party's.

Manda
250-753-2323
165 Fraser St


Nanaimo
headliners.ca

Healthy Life - Health Weight

An Educational 12 week program based on Dr. Ray Strand's life changing book, HEALTHY FOR LIFE. Expect to see insulin sensitivity, triclycerides, cholesterol and blood sugar improve.

Diane Saunders
250-722-3996 cell 250-667-3996


Nanaimo Area
dianesds.trinityhealthweightloss.com

Permaculture BC

A science based design system to create a life that focuses on growing your own food, harvesting water, creating energy systems and community connections. Courses, workshops, home consultations, property design and installations.

Javan K. Bernakevitch
250-709-7014


BC
permaculturebc.com

Departure Bay Yoga and Fitness

Classes are designed for developing flexibility, strength, focus and a calm mind in a friendly and supportive environment.

Joan Wagner
250-758-5158
Quiet Residential Studio.
Please call to reserve a space in a class and the address will be provided.

Nanaimo
http://

Mindfulness

Offering MINDFUL LIVING PROGRAMS (mindfulness based stress reduction; mindful self-compassion training; mindful eating awareness training); PSYCHOTHERAPY AND NUTRITION COUNSELLING.

Victoria Pawlowski
250.754.0806
678 Franklyn Street


Old City Quarter of Nanaimo
compassioninspiredhealth.com