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KIRTAN SCHEDULE: DAVE RUSSELL & FRIENDS

WINTER 2020

FRIDAY, December 20: HOLIDAY 'RECOVERY KIRTAN': EASTHAMPTON, MA 8:00 to 9:30 pm, Sacred Roots Healing, Eastworks, 116 Pleasant St, Suite 246. Come and unplug from that which doesn't serve you and isolates you, and fill up with the healing power of singing mantras in a loving, supportive community. All those dealing with addiction are welcome including frien ds, family, and allies. I'll be joined by spiritual poet Danny Shanahan reading some of his Recovery-inspired poetry. And Jen Parmentier, owner of Sacred Roots, will end the event with a short Metta (loving kindness) meditation with all of us on our backs. ! Chairs and cushions available. Elevator accessible. Wonderful,cozy, and healing place for kirtans. $10 to $20 at the door. No one turned away for 'Recovery'.. Co-Sponsored by the Call & Response Foundation.

SUNDAY, Jan. 5: EASTHAMPTON, MA: Ram Dass Celebration/Tribute Kirtan : 7:30 pm. Sacred Roots Healing, Eastworks, 116 Pleasant St, Suite 246 or 247. Ram Dass has been my primary teacher and inspiration since 1972. He left his physical body on Dec. 22. He impacted so many thousands of people worldwide with his first book 'Be Here Now' followed by many decades of lectures, books, and retreats. We will be singing some of the chants he led, and I'll be reading choice anecdotes between chants. $10 to $20 at the door.

FRIDAY, January 17: 'RECOVERY KIRTAN': EASTHAMPTON, MA 8:00 to 9:30 pm, Sacred Roots Healing, Eastworks, 116 Pleasant St, Suite 246 or 247. Come and unplug from that which doesn't serve you and isolates you, and fill up with the healing power of singing mantras in a loving, supportive community. All those dealing with addiction are welcome including frien ds, family, and allies. I'll be joined by spiritual poet Danny Shanahan reading some of his Recovery-inspired poetry. And Jen Parmentier, owner of Sacred Roots, will end the event with a short Metta (loving kindness) meditation with all of us on our backs. ! Chairs and cushions available. $10 to $20 at the door. Co-Sponsored by the Call & Response Foundation.

KRIPALU: Wednesday, Jan. 22: STOCKBRIDGE, MA: Wednesday, Jan.22 at 7:30 P.M. Limited number of tickets ($15) available to the general public. Call the front desk - (413) 448-3165 to reserve. www.kripalu.org.

SUNDAY, FEB 2: EASTHAMPTON, MA: : Superbowl Night but'Regular' Kirtan for us. 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm. Sacred Roots Healing, Eastworks, 116 Pleasant St, Suite 246 or 247. Chairs and cushions available. $10 to $20 at the door. Credit cards accepted.

FRIDAY, Feb. 21: 'RECOVERY KIRTAN': EASTHAMPTON, MA 8:00 to 9:30 pm, Sacred Roots Healing,, Eastworks, 116 Pleasant St, Suite 246 or 247. Come and unplug from that which doesn't serve you and isolates you, and fill up with the healing power of singing mantras in a loving, supportive community. All those dealing with addiction are welcome including friends, family, and allies. We'll be joined by spiritual poet Danny Shanahan reading some of his Recovery-inspired poetry. And Jen Parmentier, owner of Sacred Roots, will end the event with a short Metta (loving kindness) meditation with all of us on our backs. Not an academic exercise for us musicians..... most of us are in Recovery of some sort! Chairs and cushions available. $10 to $20 at the door. Credit cards accepted. Co-Sponsored by the Call & Response Foundation

SUNDAY, MARCH 1: EASTHAMPTON, MA: : 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm. Sacred Roots Healing, Eastworks, 116 Pleasant St, Suite 246. Chairs and cushions available. $10 to $20 at the door. Credit cards accepted. Barter for desk help is welcome but please contact me in advance.

KRIPALU: Wednesday, March 4: STOCKBRIDGE, MA: Wednesday, March 4 at 7:30 P.M. Limited number of tickets ($15) available to the general public. Call the front desk - (413) 448-3165 to reserve. www.kripalu.org.

SPRING 2020

SUNDAY, APRIL 5: EASTHAMPTON, MA: : 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm. Sacred Roots Healing, Eastworks, 116 Pleasant St, Suite 246. Chairs and cushions available. $10 to $20 at the door. Credit cards accepted. Barter for desk help is welcome but please contact me in advance.

HOUSE KIRTAN, SUNDAY, APRIL 26: NORTHAMPTON, MA: In planning stage. Stay tuned. : 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm. $10 to $20 at the door. Credit cards accepted. Barter for desk help is welcome but please contact me in advance.

SUNDAY, MAY 17 (yes, the 17th): EASTHAMPTON, MA: : 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm. Sacred Roots Healing, Eastworks, 116 Pleasant St, Suite 246. Chairs and cushions available. $10 to $20 at the door. Credit cards accepted. Barter for desk help is welcome but please contact me in advance.

SUNDAY, June 7: EASTHAMPTON, MA: : 7:30 pm to 9:00 pm. Sacred Roots Healing, Eastworks, 116 Pleasant St, Suite 246. Chairs and cushions available. $10 to $20 at the door. Credit cards accepted. Barter for desk help is welcome but please contact me in advance.