NMMW Events

Summer Gathering 2018 is July 19-21

Registration is now open! 2018 NMMW Summer Gathering July 19 – 22 Circle Wisdom Retreat July 19-22, 2018 — Jack’s Creek Campground Just look around and you’ll see circles in your environment.  In fact, we interact with circles at every moment.  The circle is a universal blueprint underlying life itself.  It is the shape of our planet, our eyes and our blood cells and the tires on... [Read more]

Couples Gathering is May 18-20, 2018

We are almost full so don’t delay in registering immediately . . . Deepening Intimacy  A NMMW Couples Gathering Corrales, NM ~ May 18-20, 2018 We would like to invite you and your partner to be part of the upcoming NMMW Deepening Intimacy Weekend. Join a small gathering of couples to explore deepening relationship intimacy in a safe and supportive environment.  Together you will experiment... [Read more]

Man Alive! Spring 2018 Edition now Online!

Thanks to the efforts of Hank Blackwell and a host of contributors, the first assembled, edited and published edition of Man Alive! since the last printed version in 2008 has been produced and published for your reading pleasure.  No, it is not a paper edition (as these things have become too expensive and difficult to produce), but it is a 30-page printable Acrobat PDF version.  For those who like... [Read more]

2018 Spring Retreat is April 13-15

Registration for the Spring Retreat has CLOSED. NEW MEXICO MEN’S WELLNESS INVITATION TO THIS YEAR’S SPRING 2018 RETREAT Sex & Intimacy: Fifty Shades of Light and Shadow April 13, 14 and 15, 2018 at Hummingbird Music Camp 104 Hummingbird Road, Jemez Springs NM 87025 Led by Mark Pugsley & Vittorio LaCerva (Joseph Woods photo) Repression, shame, first sex, the hunt, ecstasy, intimacy, aging,... [Read more]

2018 NMMW Winter Gathering Registration is Open

Registration opens January 2nd for the 29th Annual NM Men’s Wellness Winter Gathering February 22 – 26, 2018 Resilience Uwe Schroeter and Lawrence Cook   “If your heart is broken, make art with the pieces.”  ― Shane L. Koyczan “I think there are things that we can all do to bild resilience in ourselves, but also to build resilience in each other.” ― Sheryl Sandburg Will... [Read more]

Save the dates in 2018!

The dates and locations for major events for 2018 are set and listed below! Details, including themes, leader contacts, details and links to event web pages, and sign up info will be posted and linked here as they become available. All NMMW events are open to and inclusive of all men regardless of age, ethnicity, race and sexual orientation.  Check back as we add details as they become available. Winter... [Read more]

Additions to NMMW Website

We have added a couple of new interactive features to the NMMW web site to help better serve our community.  These are also linked on the menu lines (the nondescript text items just above this post) but the links below provide direct access.  Here’s what’s new: A Contact Page (http://www.nmmw.org/contact/) has been added to enable members and visitors to communicate directly with NMMW... [Read more]

Caleb Beck

We lost an amazing young man with a kind heart, fantastic mind, and beautiful soul this week – our dear, young brother, Caleb Beck. (This obit was written by Hannah Beck, Caleb’s sister, and posted on Caleb’s Facebook page, and is reposted here by request of Caleb’s father, Robby Beck.) It is with enormous pain that I share the news with you: Caleb Beck was found dead August... [Read more]

Qigong Information Available

For many years Doug Booth has been offering a great morning practice of Qigong to participants in most NMMW gatherings (Spring, Summer and Fall).  Many, many men who have done the practice with Doug have requested some information about the movements to make it easier for them to practice on their own.  After searching his archives, Doug has located the original materials from his teacher that describe... [Read more]

A Blog from the 2011 Spring Retreat

New Mexico Men’s Wellness Spring Retreat April 15th-17th, 2011 By Manuel Tafoya (This post is Manuel’s written recording of his experiences at the 2011 Spring retreat.  Unless noted otherwise, photos were taken by Uwe Schroeter; Joseph Woods and Jim Connolly also provided a few images.  Most images are small “thumbnails”; to see the larger image, click on the thumbnail image.) Friday,... [Read more]

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