Groups and Events

Attucks Community Services
Mon-Fri 8am- 5pm

Attucks community services uses the kitchen to provide food to at risk youth.

Attucks Community Services

Refuge Recovery
Sun 8:30am

Refuge Recovery meets at Gaia at 8:30 AM on Sundays

Refuge Recovery is a Buddhist-oriented, non-theistic recovery program that does not ask anyone to believe anything, only to trust the process and do the hard work of recovery.

Southern Illinois Quakers
Sun 10am

Southern Illinois Quaker Meeting meets at Gaia at 10 AM on Sundays

SIQM is an open, welcoming and affirming community of seekers. Our format is an hour of silent waiting worship, prayer and/or meditation, occasionally blessed with messages of vocal ministry that we might share with one another.

SI Quaker Meeting

HOW Group AA Meeting
Noon Mon, Tue, Thr, Fri

HOW AA Group Meets at Gaia at Noon on Mon, Tues, Thurs and Fri.

There is also a speaker meeting on the last Sunday of the month at 7pm

For more information and links to virtual meetings see their website at:

Here’s HOW Group - Online Meetings

SIWADE Group Practice
Mon 5:30pm

We perform modern arrangements of rhythms based on traditional rhythms from the West African countries.

SIWADE- SI West African Drumming

Tai Chi - On the Labyrinth
Tue 5:00pm (4:00pm Central Time)

We do a 108 move mixed family style long form. All are welcome. Open to the public. We meet outside almost no matter the weather. Please dress appropriately. FREE

Shawnee Dharma Buddhist Meditation Group
Tue 7:00pm

All are welcome Tuesday evenings 7-8:30.

Great Wave Sangha in Tich Nhat Hanh
Sat 10am

A meditation group that practices in the Tich Nhat Hanh Tradition including a moving mindfulness meditation.

First and Third Thurs 5:00pm

Transformations, a group that creates a welcoming and supportive environment for transgender, gender non-conforming, and questioning adults ages 21+. FREE

Rainbow Cafe Programming

Yule, Imbolc and Ostara

Southern Illinois Pagan Alliance meets during the Winter and Spring Inside for Ritual.