Roaring HeARTbeat Soiree

Roaring HeARTbeat Soiree: A valley wide gathering of generations to inspire creative expression and COMMUNITY connection.
Saturday, March 28th
4:30pm – 6:30pm
Round Room, Third Street Center
520 S. Third Street, Carbondale

Join us for a very special afternoon to celebrate our humanity and the creative flow of springtime! All ages, abilities and walks of life are encouraged to participate and share in this inspiring collaboration of multi-generational artistry.  Kid friendly, community guided movement, songs, art projects, storytelling, games and communication techniques will be explored. Opportunities for personal, fire-side sharing in creative movement, poetry, musicianship and storytelling will be offered in a safe and fun loving environment. Learn to tap into the wellspring of the “inner child” at ANY age and celebrate the vibrancy of our Roaring HeART Community!!

Potluck to follow the art session of our gathering, so please bring something healthy and yummy to share!!

A suggested donation of $5 -$15 per person/family

Presented by Shannon Jones (YTT/ BA), Barry Chapman and other special guests from our community.

For more info, contact Shannon Jones at 404-606-2869/

Shannon Jones 265x300Shannon is a lover and supporter of creation. Nurturing humanity and the natural world through multi-generational connection inspire her daily thoughts, words and actions.  Shannon’s untamed spirit has guided her through extraordinary life lessons and experiences to cultivate the patience, compassion and unconditional love needed to fulfill her life’s purpose.  Struggles with anxiety, addiction and depression lead Shannon to yoga over 15 years ago, and she now holds a 500 hour certification through Yoga Alliance. Shannon’s 40 year passion for dance arts and natural rhythms influence her traditional yoga teachings with sparks of free form movement and seasonal wisdom for mind/body/spirit connection.  She enjoys leading creative movement to the children, adults and elders of the Roaring Fork Valley.  Shannon leads private yoga hikes and workshops, including native plant medicine and indigenous cultural mentoring into her teachings.

Shannon has  created an innovative, holistic lifestyle program called Sacred Heart Healing Arts.  To book a private movement session, thai massage or yoga hike, please contact Shannon at

Barry & GongIn collaboration with her creative partner, Barry Chapman, Shannon has developed a program for families and children called Dragonfly Song circle and Creative Movement.

Event hosted by Davi Nikent, Center for Human Flourishing.