Vickie MacArthur

   Writer, Spiritual Director,
   Yoga/Meditation Teacher

Workshops and Special Events

Awakening the Heart:
Practices to Heal Your Heart, and Heal Our World
Wed, June 23, 4 - 5:30pm MST

"The heart of the mystic has become a place of divine presence."
What does it mean to Awaken the Heart?
Join Vickie as she guides you through an experiential understanding of the "Heart Centre", and all its nuanced layers. Tune in to your physical heart, your emotional heart, and the great Universal Heart of Love that holds us all. Learn about the meaning and the transformative power of the Heart Centre from different spiritual traditions.

Nurture Your Roots:
Rooted, Connected, Growing
Full Day Retreat (Online)
May 29, 9am-4pm

A day of meditation, poetry, gentle embodied movement, and music entered around trees. Using the metaphor of trees as inspiration. Vickie will guide you in practices to stay rooted during difficult times, while connected and growing in community.

“Plum Village Mini-Retreat"

Wednesday, May 19, 2021, 4-5:30pm MTN

Join Vickie online as she invites you to experience what it's like to attend a meditation retreat with Thich Nhat Hanh. Vickie will share practices, show pictures, and read passages from her upcoming book "Love Letters To My Teacher."
Offered by Creating Connection B.C.


Monthly Satsang

Monthly Satsang: Singing Into Silence (Online) Join Vickie and Doug MacArthur as they teach songs and chants from different spiritual traditions, then slowly guide you into the meditative silence that holds us all.
Next Satsang: Saturday, May 1st, 6:30-8pm (MTN) with special guest Tracy Gawley

“Let’s Talk About Prayer and Meditation”

Lethbridge Interfaith Network: “Let’s Talk About Prayer and Meditation”
Saturday, March 6, 2021, 2-3:30pm
An online experiential presentation to learn about prayer and meditation practices by different faith communities in Lethbridge. Vickie is featured as one of five panelists, speaking from both her Christian roots and Buddhist experience with Plum Village, about prayer and meditation.

Rest, Renew, and Rise

Rest, Renew, and Rise: Practices for A Resilient Life
Online Retreat with Nurturing Spirit Feb 26-28th, 2021

Living Buddha/Living Christ

Martha Retreat Centre: Living Buddha/Living Christ Contemplative Book Study (online)
8 Thursdays, 7 – 8:30pm, Feb 18 – April 8

Workshops and Special Events

Nurture Your Roots:
Rooted, Connected, Growing
Full Day Retreat (Online)
May 29, 9am-4pm

A day of meditation, poetry, gentle embodied movement, and music entered around trees. Using the metaphor of trees as inspiration. Vickie will guide you in practices to stay rooted during difficult times, while connected and growing in community.

“Plum Village Mini-Retreat"

Wednesday, May 19, 2021, 4-5:30pm MTN

Join Vickie online as she invites you to experience what it's like to attend a meditation retreat with Thich Nhat Hanh. Vickie will share practices, show pictures, and read passages from her upcoming book "Love Letters To My Teacher."
Offered by Creating Connection B.C.


Monthly Satsang

Monthly Satsang: Singing Into Silence (Online) Join Vickie and Doug MacArthur as they teach songs and chants from different spiritual traditions, then slowly guide you into the meditative silence that holds us all.
Next Satsang: Saturday, May 1st, 6:30-8pm (MTN) with special guest Tracy Gawley

“Let’s Talk About Prayer and Meditation”

Lethbridge Interfaith Network: “Let’s Talk About Prayer and Meditation”
Saturday, March 6, 2021, 2-3:30pm
An online experiential presentation to learn about prayer and meditation practices by different faith communities in Lethbridge. Vickie is featured as one of five panelists, speaking from both her Christian roots and Buddhist experience with Plum Village, about prayer and meditation.

Rest, Renew, and Rise

Rest, Renew, and Rise: Practices for A Resilient Life
Online Retreat with Nurturing Spirit Feb 26-28th, 2021

Living Buddha/Living Christ

Martha Retreat Centre: Living Buddha/Living Christ Contemplative Book Study (online)
8 Thursdays, 7 – 8:30pm, Feb 18 – April 8