Tibetan monks at Womanspace in Rockford Oct. 8

Staff Report

Womanspace will host a national tour of Tibetan monks from Drepung Gomang Monastery in southern India.

The visiting monks will perform sacred chants and demonstrate sand mandala techniques for the public from noon to 2 p.m., Saturday, Oct. 8, in the Anjali Pavilion on the Womanspace campus, 3333 Maria Linden Drive, Rockford.

Admission to this all-ages special event is $25, $20 for Womanspace members, $10 for students, and free for children age 13 and younger. Walk-ins are welcome.

Tibetan shawls, prayer beads, bags, T-shirts and more will be sold to raise funds for the monastery.

More information is available at (815) 877-0118, info@womanspace-rockford.org, www.womanspace-rockford.org and www.facebook.com/Womanspace.

From the Oct. 5-11, 2011, issue

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