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MAR 18, 2023

Heart Gather Ecstatic Dance

Norse Hall, 111 NE 11th Ave., Portland, OR
~10am doors open and you're welcome to stretch and socialize
~10:30 Yoga with & Sarah Beth
~11:30 opening circle with dancing starting at noon
~2pm closing circle and community time

This month we've got #MatthewStanbro luxuriating us with their flair extraordinaire!! Sarah will be leading our Vinyasa flow yoga session. Please bring a matt and or what you desire for comfort. Courtney will be set up in the snack room, and offering massage healing sessions.
Admission: $10-$30

APRIL 5-8, 2023

Soul Motion PDX Urban Retreat

Community Church for Joy, 8051 SE 16th Ave, Portland, OR
Wednesday, April 5 from 10am-3pm
Thursday, April 6 from 10am-3pm
Friday, April 7 from 10am-3pm 
Saturday, April 8 from 11am-12:30

The Dance Floor: This dancing practice is an iterative experience that concentrates on the freedom and variety inevitable in repetition. Not only does the body physically dance, but you will become attuned to the dances of the heart, of intuition, of service, of friendliness to self and others, and to freedom and fulfillment.
Cost: $225



• All-ages; children dance for free
• In-person and online
• Sweet space with vintage hardwood floors
Sliding scale (click for details)
• Volunteer opportunities available

~ Dance However you Wish ~ Find your Flow.
~ Respect the Space, and the space between you and others.

~ Mind your self, your needs, your boundaries.
~ Care for and respect the expressed needs of others.
~ $10-$30 entry requested.

~ Captivating and restorative Sonic Immersions: Ambient, Psybient, Psychill, Downtempo and more with local DJs, musicians, vocalists ~ Earthen Sanctuary ambiance & d├ęcor ~ Terrene & serene Visuals ~ Additional creative performances
~ Sliding Scale $15-25+

Soul Revival

Ecstatic Dance for BIPOC
First Sundays, 3:30-5:30PM and 3rd Fridays 7-9PM

Contact: Andrea Thompson at

~ This dance is solely for Black, Indigenous and People of Color
~ sliding scale $5 to $20


Lajja Mondays - People's Temple

First Mondays, 7:30-9:30PM

Lajja Yoga, 10851 SE Main St, Milwaukie, OR 97222
Text Jillian to claim your seat: 218-409-9449

~ An inclusive and warm monthly gathering for people of all genders, ages, and stories to commune, move and explore together in the current of the Feminine Divine
~ A sweet love offering from Saffire and Jillian
~ Always by donation

Lajja Mondays - Dance into Being

Second Mondays, 7:30-9:30PM

Lajja Yoga, 10851 SE Main St, Milwaukie, OR 97222
Text Saffire to register: 971-331-3956

~ Saffire's signature creative movement, dance, rhythm, and music exploration
~ A fully embodied deep dive into the Pulse of Life that connects us



• Sacred dance space for the middle of your week
• Lovely hardwood floors
• Sliding scale $15-20
• Volunteer opportunities available

• The jam is an open, informal space to which dancers of all types and backgrounds are invited to explore their bodies in a kinesthetic relationship to other bodies.
• $10/session

Mt. Tabor Dance Community

Wednesdays an hour before Sunset - 5PM-9:30PM.
Usually on Tabor but check Instagram in questionable weather.

• Volunteer-run outdoor dance
• Free. Donations accepted


• DJs Takimba and Ishani Ishaya
Suggested donation of $11.11
• Kids under 15 dance for free


Soul Motion Next Steps

Jan 7, 21, 28; Feb 4, 11, 25; March 4, 11, 18, 25; April 1, 8

Community Church for Joy, 8051 SE 16th Ave, Portland, OR

• In-person classes led by Vincent Grieco-Martinez
• Study with the creator of the Soul Motion dance practice
• Drop-in: $10-20/class