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Winter 2016 Ecotone Newsletter

“Mukwa” is its Anishinaabe name, buried deep in indigenous language of the Great Lakes Basin. “Black bear” is the English translation. I’ve come to call my two recent encounters with these elusive creatures of the forest “The Visitations.” The first … Continue reading

Movement as Medicine: Tai Chi for Health & Wellness

7th Annual Cedar Tree Institute Tai chi Retreat Movement as Medicine Tai Chi for Health & Wellness Increase body self-awareness Reduce physical & emotional stress Body structure for balance & strength Range of Motion Flexibility Regulate the immune system Dates: … Continue reading

10,000 Trees: The Manitou Project

During 1997-2000 the Cedar Tree Institute planted 1,000 Northern white cedar trees across three counties in Michigan’s Upper Peninsula. Now, thanks to a collaboration of faith-based communities, environmental organizations and American Indian tribes, we invite you to support and/or join … Continue reading