Treat yourself to a day out from daily stress and join like minds for a time of renewal. Golden Triangle Body, Mind, Spirit Connection will be hosting their first Good Medicine Workshop and Meditation Retreat, 9 a.m.- 9 p.m., May 1, 2010. The event will be held at Langtree D.U.C.K. F.A.R.M. Retreat and Eco Center located at 2825 County Road 190, Liberty. The drive is only 30 minutes from the intersection of Hwy 90 (College) and Major Drive in Beaumont.
Participants will be treated to the experience and wisdom of  Bhante Kassapa from the Buu Mon Temple, who will be leading a Vipassana meditation in the afternoon.

Yoga Instructor, Linda Kleinschmidt, owner of Able Body, will be presenting a Mudra class before meditations for the day begin. Kleinschmidt has 34 years of experience teaching yoga. 

Chris Huckins, of Sulphur, La., will have a vibrational bed for those who want to sign up to experience it.

Learn techniques chiropractors use–you can do for yourself, presented by Dr. Kim Folse.

Don’t miss the experience of a walking meditation on the 120 foot Chartres Cathedral style labyrinth.

Ann James will be treating guests to chakra chimes, tuning forks, singing bowls and more. Experience the copper meditation pyramid, wellness discussions and more.

Bring drums, rattles and rain sticks, if you have them, for the campfire drumming circle.

Register early, attendance is limited. Dress comfortable and refrain from wearing strong perfumes. Bring a lawnchair and blanket or sweater for the campfire event. Water will be furnished. You may bring your own snacks and beverages. Please leave your cell phones in your car during the event.

Fees are $50 per person registering by April 10 including a wonderful vegetarian luncheon and the full day of events. Without lunch, the fee is $40 per person by April 10. Cost is $45 per person after April 10 or at the door: luncheon not included.

Payment can be made by check, money order or online through the Paypal link on the membership page. Checks should be made out to GTBMS and mailed to GTBMS, 1513 S. Hwy 69, PMB 20, Nederland, TX 77627.

You can pay by credit card if you prefer through Paypal. This link is set up to receive any payments made to GTBMS for all purposes.
We will receive a notification that a payment has been made. Please RSVP by email  to with your contact info for the registration list.

Practitioners who wish to offer a mini-seminar as part of this day of de-stressing and peace, please contact Vickie Ramirez by email at or call 409-963-9787. Vendor booths can be arranged, contact Ramirez for more information.

About Penny LeLeux

Penny has worked at The Record Newspapers since 2006. A member of the editorial staff, she has "done everything but print it." Most frequently she writes entertainment reviews and human interest stories, with a little paranormal thrown in from time to time.She has been a lifelong member of the Orangefield community.