NMMW Events

2017 Father/Daughter Gathering May 26-29

NMMW Father/Daughter Gathering for 2017 Mr. Edward Bear (Pooh) cordially invites you to: “Have a Little Faith in Me”  Now We’re All Grown Up, What Can We Give To & What Do We Need From Each Other?  The Annual Father/Daughter Gathering Ghost Ranch, New Mexico May 26-29, 2017 When your back’s against the wall just turn around and you will see I’ll be there to catch your fall so have... [Read more]

2017 Winter Gathering Feb 23-27

28th Annual NM Men’s Wellness Winter Gathering February 23 – 27, 2017 Listen with Intensity Uwe Schroeter and Lawrence Cook   “Most people do not listen with the intent to understand; they listen with the intent to reply.”  ― Stephen R. Covey, The 7 Habits of Highly Effective People “It takes a great man to be a good listener.” ― Calvin Coolidge Doesn’t it seem—today... [Read more]

Save the dates! NMMW Events in 2017

The facilitation and events for 2017 are set! Dates, locations, links to event web pages, and sign up info will be posted here as they become available. Check back soon … Winter Gathering Thursday, February 23rd through Monday, February 27th (attend as many days as you choose) Cook’s Cabin, Blanco Basin, Colorado Theme: “Listen with Intensity” Contacts: Lawrence Cook, rlcook@msn.com Uwe... [Read more]

NMMW Fall Conference, October 20-23, 2016

The Conference is FULL! We are now accepting men for the waitlist.  Igniting Our Inner Light : Symbols and Archetypes   2016 NEW MEXICO MEN’S WELLNESS FALL CONFERENCE OCTOBER 20-23, 2016   The 32nd annual New Mexico Men’s Wellness fall conference will be held at Ghost Ranch October 20-23, 2016. Join us as we explore our symbols and how our symbols reflect innate aspects of ourselves. Jung... [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]

NMMW Summer Gathering 2016

THE NATURE OF NATURE   Spirit, Energy, Vitality and the Tao of camping on planet Earth Modern culture, and in particular American society, practically if not always explicitly, regards professional achievement, wealth, material goods, power, and fame as desirable and admirable.  Taoists, both ancient and modern, view these things as insignificant and irrelevant to true happiness and well being. ... [Read more]

NMMW Spring Retreat April 8-10, 2016

We Are Our Stories   Fire Ceremony (photo by Joseph Woods) Registration for the Spring Retreat has closed on April 3. 15th Annual New Mexico Men’s Wellness Spring Retreat April 8-10, 2016 This year’s Spring Retreat is at Hummingbird Music Camp just north of Jemez Springs, New Mexico.  Rees Bevan and Doug Booth are leading this year. OVERVIEW We cordially invite the men of New Mexico... [Read more]

Winter Gathering, Feb 25-29

27th Annual NM Men’s Wellness Winter Gathering Because of cancellations, there are currently a couple of spots open. February 25 – 29, 2016 Gratitude Uwe Schroeter and Lawrence Cook “It is not happy people who are thankful. It is thankful people who are happy.” ― Author Unknown “At times our own light goes out and is rekindled by a spark from another person. Each of us has cause... [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]

Read More Posts From This Category »