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** UPCOMING EVENTS **

November 3, 2023

Art Hop and Artist of the Month

Colors & Cocktails

240 S. Kalamazoo Mall

* Art for sale and community project

November 14, 2023

2:00 - 4:00 PM

Portage Zhang Senior Center 

Meditative Doodling - theme THANKFULNESS

Cost: $10 - includes doodle journal 

https://www.portagemi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/3383/-PZSC-NovemberDecember-2023-Newsletter-PDF

November 18 - December 15

Artist Participant in Mistletoe Market

600 Phoenix Street

South Haven, Michigan 

https://www.southhavenarts.org/mistletoe-market-2023

December 6, 2023

2:00 - 4:00 PM

Portage Zhang Senior Center

Meditative Doodling - theme JOY

Cost: $10 - includes doodle journal 

* Includes making a gift for someone 

https://www.portagemi.gov/DocumentCenter/View/3383/-PZSC-NovemberDecember-2023-Newsletter-PDF

December 9, 2023

Holiday Market

9:00 - 1:00 pm FREE 

Portage Parks & Recreation

320 Library Lane

** PREVIOUS EVENTS **

October 19, 2023

2:00 - 4:00 PM

Portage Zhang Senior Center

Meditative Doodling - theme TRANSITIONS

September 27, 2023

2:00 - 4:00 PM

Portage Zhang Senior Center

Meditative Doodling  - theme EMPATHY

July 14, 2023

Kalamazoo Art Hop Participant

Location:  State Theatre as part of their

State on the Street (SOS) event.

Includes concert, food, and entertainment 

May 31 and June 1, 2023

Angling Elementary - 3rd graders

May 23 and 24, 2023

Angling Elementary  - 2nd graders

Focus:  Empathy

May 3, 2023

Marengo Community Center

Albion, MI

April 13, 2023

Woodland Elementary / L. Wagner

Grade 2 - Let Your Feelings Soar Workshop

March 16, 2023

Alpena Community Center

You Are Not Alone: Workshop for caregivers and 

their loved ones with dementia 

February 14, 2023

Alpena Community Center

February 9, 2023

Richland Community Center - Open to the Public 

Meditative Doodling Workshop- ages 14+ 

 

January 24, 2023

Heritage Commons Senior Center - Open to the Public

Meditative Doodling for Mental Health

December 3, 2022

Portage Art Fair

Portage Zhang Senior Center

November 5, 2022

Richland Community Center Art Show

September 13 and 20, 2022

Forks Senior Center

Albion, Michigan

September 13 and 20, 2022

Heritage Commons 

Marshall, Michigan

September 21 and 28, 2022

Kool Family Community Center

Battle Creek, Michigan

August 9, 2022

Erickson Center, Curtis Michigan

May 11, 2022

COA Center 

1200 W. Broadway Street, Three Rivers, 49093

 

April  15/22/27, 2022

Meditative Doodling - Creating Feeling Flowers

Miss Braden's First Graders 

Woodland Elementary School 

April 25, 2022

Colorful Insight Workshop

The Gathering Place

Honor, MI 

April 2, 2022

Colorful Insight Workshop 

Hannan Center 

4750 Woodward Ave.

Detroit, MI 48201

January 26, 2022

7:00 - 8:00 pm

Virtual Workshop through Portage District Library

November 4, 2021

Keynote Speaker at the MASC Conference

Sponsored by: Senior Neighbors: No Longer Alone

July 6, 2021

Introduction to Meditative Doodling 

Location: Whisper Rock Association

PRIVATE EVENT

July 8 - July 29, 2021

4 Week Session - Thursdays 9:30 - 10:30 am

VIRTUAL COURSE

Sponsored through: Portage Senior Center

June 26th, 2021

Pop Up Shop at Little Sprout Boutique

3009 Oakland Drive

Kalamazoo, MI

April 28, 2021

WMU Osher Lifelong Learning Institute & Portage Senior Center's

WOW (Wellness on Wednesdays Series) - Spiritual Wellness

Virtual via Zoom

 

February 9, 16, and 23rd, 2021. 

Meditative Doodling: A Playful Approach to Mindfulness and Relaxation

Sponsored by The Portage Senior Center

April 22, 2020 - CANCELLED DUE TO STAY HOME ORDER

Colorful Insight Workshop through Portage Community Education

Location:  Central High School

April 23, 2010 - CANCELLED DUE TO STAY HOME ORDER 

February 11, 2020

Meditative Doodling for Teens through Portage Community Education

Location:  Central Middle School

December 6, 2019

Kalamazoo ArtHop

Location: Symmetry Hair Design Studio

November 21, 2019 

Colorful Insight Workshop through Portage Community Education 

Location:  Portage Northern High School

October 13, 2019

Insightful Discovery - Numerology, Meditative Doodling, and Restorative Yoga 

Location:  Upaya Yoga Studio

October 1, 2019

Colorful Insight Sampler includes pottery painting  

Location: ARTBayou, Kalamazoo

September 18, 2019

Colorful Insight Workshop

Portage Community Education

August 21, 2019 

Colorful Insight Workshop

Location:  American Village Builders 

August 1, 2019

Meditative Coloring Small Group Instruction

Summer Seminars for Women Leadership Retreat

Camp Miniwanca, Oceana County, Michigan 

June 11, 2019

Home Show (DIY Craft Group) - Kalamazoo, Michigan

June 2, 2019

Summertime Colorful Insight Workshop

Location:  ChocolaTea, Portage, Michigan

May 12, 2019

Mother's Day Colorful Insight Workshop

Location:  ChocolaTea, Portage, Michigan

April 24, 2019

Self Discovery Sampler with Stephanie Manor Loftus

Yoga Instructor

January 20, 2019

Home Show (co-workers)  - Texas Corners, Michigan

November 28, 2018

Home Show - Kalamazoo, Michigan

October 17, 2018

Home Show - Texas Corners, Michigan

July 25, 2018

Meditative Doodling for Teens

Bellydance Kalamazoo Studio 

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