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WELCOME TO GREENBELT UNPLUGGED

We are a group engaged in facilitating in person connections,  more specifically, in or near Greenbelt.  That means we sponsor events where there is a need, or if some other group is already doing something that fills this need, we can help share that information as well.   If you would like to know more about our reason for being please see this post.

To find out about things going on, check out our Upcoming Events page.

If you have ideas, of events, or you have an event that you would like to sponsor – please contact us.

Thank you for taking the time to visit – if you found this idea resonates something within you please join our mailing list – or just put down your phone for a moment and say hi to your neighbor.  Maybe you both will be glad you did, or will be the next time you need some eggs.

Upcoming Events:

Monthly Series’

First Friday Family Friendly Game Night

This monthly event happens – you guessed it – on the first Friday of each month from 6 – 930pm. Usually in room 114 in the Community Center – any exceptions will be listed below. Feel free to bring a game to share or just come to play someone else’s. Usually there are plenty to choose from. All ages are welcome, please try to keep the games suitable to play in room that may contain children.

  • Friday Feb 7th 6-9:30pm Greenbelt Community Center room 114.
  • Friday Mar 6th 6-9:30pm Greenbelt Community Center room 114.
  • Friday Apr 3rd 6-9:30pm Cancelled –
  • Friday May 1st 6-9:30pm TBD.

….. and so on –

Regaining Consciousness – explorations in mindfulness

In this series – meeting the second Sunday of each month (starting in March) – We will explore aspects of different mindfulness practices. Mindfulness can mean many different things, and there are many ways to get there. Rather than diving deep into any one practice, this workshop aims to create an accessible space for those new to the concept of mindfulness that want to find out what the hype is all about. For those that have developed a practice, you may want to explore something different to bring back to your practice – and perhaps you would like to share what you have learned as well with others.

Upcoming

  • Sunday April 12th 1:30-3:00 Greenbelt Community Center Room 103. Via Zoom – contact us for link
  • Sunday May 17th 1:30-3:00 TBD

Past events

  • Sunday March 8th 1:30-3:00 Greenbelt Youth Center Conference Room.

On March 8th we explored the technique of Dialogue – Developed by David Bohm (https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Bohm_Dialogue). Dialogue puts a different emphasis on spoken communication – the goal is not to convince others of your point of view but to arrive at a common understanding of each participant’s perspective.

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Unplugged Manifesto

Welcome to Greenbelt Unplugged – Our intent is to offer activities and resources for people that would like to engage themselves in a way that in our modern times seems uncommon, that is, with other humans, in person.  This, of course, is quite a wide brush to describe many things that people already do, and …

Contact

The best way to connect is to sign up with our google group through this link: