Ring in the New Year in a joyful and meaningful way! Join us for a community gathering of reflection and renewal for the new year at The Awakening. Local chaplain, Terry Anderson, will lead us in a non-denominational ceremony of inspiration and mindful movement as we awaken our intentions for 2024 and amplify the possibilities for hope and peace in the world. Musician and drummer, Dan Kassel, will accompany the proceedings.
New Year’s Gathering at The Awakening Sunday, January 21 – 3:00 – 3:30pm (NEW DATE) D&R Greenway St. Michaels Farm Preserve Route 569 / Hopewell Princeton Road, Hopewell, NJ
All are welcome. This is an outdoor event, so dress appropriately and plan on arriving by 2:45pm. Parking is available at the St. Michaels Preserve, with overflow parking at the Hopewell Elementary School, a ¼ mile walk to the festivities. This event is part of the year-long celebration of the amazing life of Seward Johnson, hosted by The Hopewell Valley Arts Council and The Johnson Atelier. The focal point of the celebration has been the installation of a 70-foot-wide monumental sculpture, The Awakening, at the D&R Greenway’s St. Michaels Farm Preserve in Hopewell Township with support from the Atlantic Foundation, a family foundation, the Johnson Atelier received a generous grant for the installation of The Awakening.
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