Workshops

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Crash Course on Astrology
A Workshop For Beginners

WHAT WILL I DISCOVER ABOUT ASTROLOGY?

If you've ever been curious about astrology but didn't know where to start, this workshop is for you. The "Crash Course" provides a brief history of astrology - What is Astrology?  Then the basics of chart orientation, the houses, signs, planets, aspects and points are taught. We will explore how astrology can be useful for self-development, self-awareness, self-discovery, and for gaining an appreciation for the diversity of charts belonging to the people in your life. 

WHAT HAPPENS NEXT?

When you leave the workshop, you will know how to read the basic layout of a birth chart.  You're ready to begin indepdent and guided studies in astrology. 

This workshop is a great introductory to complete before learning more at the monthly "Astrology Cafe" gatherings and the annual retreat on astrological forecasting where timing techniques are explored to understand how the year ahead looks for you. 

WHAT TO BRING:

You will need a copy of your birth chart before attending the workshop. If you do not have a copy, please obtain one by emailing theplanetmechanic@gmail.com with your birth date, birth town/city, and a really accurate birth time (preferably from a birth record). 

COST:  

$60 or $50 for Teens & Community Service Card Holders:

If you have a small group interested in your location, please get in touch.  I will come to you in person or via zoom.

What's included?  

Free Astrology Charts

4 Hour Workshop

Refreshments.

DATES & BOOKING INFO:

Please enquire about organising a workshop in your location.  Events are listed on facebook and Eventbrite.

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Astrological Forecasting

For Intermediate Level Students

"Astrological Forecasting - Your Year Ahead" is an intensive workshop looking at how the planetary alignments of the year ahead align to your natal chart.

Some prior knowledge of astrology is required before enrolling in this workshop, be it attendance at previous "Astrology Cafe" sessions, or other. You will need to be able to navigate your way around your chart and be familiar with basic concepts of houses, planets, signs an aspects, before attending this workshop. 

Places are limited to a maximum of 20 participants. Each participant will be provided with templates for workshopping their transits for the year. Discover what possibilities and opportunities lay ahead. Understand how to navigate any challenges indicated. . 

 

FORMAT:

Friday 2 hours via Zoom

- An overview of the year and timing techniques.

 

Saturday 9:30AM to 5:30PM

- Exploring how the transits of Pluto, Neptune, Uranus, Saturn and Jupiter align to your natal astrology chart for the year ahead.

COST $175

Includes morning and afternoon tea. Lunch is not included but typically taken at a nearby cafe or BYO for some quiet time.

 

WHAT TO BRING: Your astrology chart, pencil and eraser, pens (various colours are good), notebook or notepad, diary or digital calendar. 

DATES & BOOKING INFO:

See the schedule below for locations and ticketing information

Workshop Schedule

  • ASTROLOGICAL FORECASTING - Your Year Ahead
    ASTROLOGICAL FORECASTING - Your Year Ahead
    Riverside Park Community Facility
    29 Oct, 7:00 pm – 30 Oct, 5:30 pm
    Riverside Park Community Facility, 2 Heron Green, Albert Town 9305, New Zealand
    A Workshop for Intermediate Level Students of Astrology