Events

Upcoming Events
The Search for Meaning in the Midst of Life
May 12, 2018. 4:30-6:00 PM
The Ron Steinberg Reading & Meeting Room, Elting Memorial Library, 93 Main Street, New Paltz, NY

A short film about William Segal (painter and spiritual teacher) by Ken Burns will be followed by conversation and music of Gurdjieff / de Hartmann. (Read a New York Times review.)

There is no charge to attend, but reservations are recommended.
Contact: info@hudsonrivergurdjieffsociety.com.

The Hudson River Gurdjieff Society acts as an aid to anyone seeking an active group in the study and practice of the ideas of G. I. Gurdjieff, who brought to the West a teaching based on esoteric knowledge, a work that can help people discover who they are and why they are here.

Past Events
The Search for Meaning in the Midst of Life
March 24, 2018. 2:00-4:00 PM
The Beacon Beahive, 291 Main Street (Telephone Building), Beacon, N.Y.

A short film about William Segal (painter and spiritual teacher) by Ken Burns will be followed by conversation and music of Gurdjieff / de Hartmann. (Read a New York Times review.)

There is no charge to attend, but reservations are recommended.
Contact: info@hudsonrivergurdjieffsociety.com.

The Hudson River Gurdjieff Society acts as an aid to anyone seeking an active group in the study and practice of the ideas of G. I. Gurdjieff, who brought to the West a teaching based on esoteric knowledge, a work that can help people discover who they are and why they are here.

Introductory Event: The Question of Inner Development
January 26, 2018 at 6:30 PM
Quest Bookstore, Lecture Hall, 240 East 53rd Street, New York, N.Y.

“The point is to reestablish what has been lost, not to acquire anything new. This is the purpose of development.”
– G. I Gurdjieff

The program will include presentations, readings, practical exercises, and the Gurdjieff/de Hartmann Music. There will be refreshments and opportunities for questions and conversation.

Reservations recommended – GurdjieffEvent@gmail.com or 718-512-8616.

The Question of Inner Development
October 27, 2017 6:30 PM
Quest Bookstore, New York, NY

The Gurdjieff Foundation of New York is sponsoring another event in their introductory series for new people. This event will take place on Friday, October 27, at 6:30 p.m. at the Quest Bookshop in its Lecture Hall, 240 East 53rd Street, between 2nd and 3rd Avenues, New York, N.Y. 10022.

The subject is: “The Question of Inner Development.”

“The point is to reestablish what has been lost, not to acquire anything new. This is the purpose of development.” G. I Gurdjieff

The evening will include refreshments and opportunities for conversation. There will be no charge. Details are on the Foundation website events section (www.gurdjieff-foundation-newyork.org).

Reservations are strongly recommended – GurdjieffEvent@gmail.com or 718-512-8616.

These events are intended for people who might be interested in the Work and who wish to learn more about the Gurdjieff teaching.

The Search for Meaning in the Midst of Life
March 11, 2017 2:00 PM
The Adriance Memorial Library, Poughkeepsie, NY

This introductory event is for those seeking or with questions of a philosophical mind.

There will be philosophical discussion centered around readings and a short film about William Segal (painter and spiritual teacher) created by Ken Burns.

The Search for Meaning in the Midst of Life
October 29, 2016 4:30 - 6:00 PM
The Ron Steinberg Reading & Meeting Room, Elting Memorial Library, 93 Main Street, New Paltz, NY

Reservations recommended. To reserve a place or for additional information, please respond to: GurdjieffFdnNewPaltz@gmail.com. Seating capacity is limited to 50.

Free and open to the public.
A short film about William Segal (painter and spiritual teacher) created by Ken Burns will be shown.
There will be a talk prior to screening the film.
Refreshments will be served.