Day-long Workshop

WHEN: February 3rd from 10:00am-5:30pm
WHERE: Bay St Se, Washington, DC (Register for exact address)

Register Here!  *Early bird tickets are on sale until Jan. 15th*

9:30-10:00am Arrival & Check-in
10:00am-1:00pm Workshop Part 1
1:00-2:15pm Lunch
2:30-5:30pm Workshop Part 2

*Get your tickets here:

Want to dive deeper into the skills to make your relationships joyful and drama-free? Come to our Relationships Without Drama Retreat
March 29-31, 2019 at Abrams Creek Center
Just 2.5 hrs from Washington, D.C. and Pittsburgh, PA


Michael Rios headshot

Michael Rios is an entrepreneur and practical visionary with a creative approach to freedom and empowerment. For the past fifteen years they have been a major organizer of “New Culture” 
events ( aimed at creating a culture based on awareness, compassion, and freedom rather than on fear and judgment. In 2011, Michael became the director of Abrams Creek Center (, a retreat center in the mountains of West Virginia. Their current passion is creating an “intentional village” there and in the nearby town – a place where people live consciously with and near one another, building a life based on social change, personal enterprise and freedom, economic independence, and a web of personal interconnections (

Indigo Dawn (They/Them) is an impact-oriented love activist with the vision to create a sustainable society for all its stakeholders. Their scheme to make this happen includes spreading nurturing, platonic touch as a Cuddlist ( and creating events, workshops, and communities that change lives. As a key organizer and presenter for Center for a New Culture (, Indigo teaches skills and mind-sets that support sustainable relationships and group dynamics– including self-awareness, open communication, authentic connection, and healthy boundaries. Their most recent project is co-creating intentional community at Chrysalis Community in Arlington, VA; at Allegheny Crest in Mt. Storm, WV (; and within the metro DC region (New Culture DC (DC/MD/VA))

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