Thursday, January 24, 2013, 7:00 – 9:30pm

ParentMap: Myla and Jon Kabat-Zinn: Mindful Parenting

Great Hall; enter on Eighth Avenue. $20.

Community, Family

This event is sold out. 

In a rare visit to the Pacific Northwest, “mindfulness” experts Dr. Jon Kabat-Zinn and Myla Kabat-Zinn inspire parents, grandparents—and anyone working with children—to slow down and be more present with their kids. In a talk titled “Nurturing Our Children, Growing Ourselves,” the Kabat-Zinns explore how the cultivation of mindfulness in daily life can help us work with the challenges we face with children at different ages, and to enrich the joys inherent in parenting and family life. Jon Kabat-Zinn is a world-leading scientist/researcher and meditation teacher who brought mindfulness to mainstream society; his best-selling books include Wherever You Go There You Are; Full Catastrophe Living; and Everyday Blessings, co-authored with his wife, Myla Kabat-Zinn. Presented by ParentMap.

Advance tickets are $20 at; $25 at the door. Great Hall; enter on Eighth Avenue.


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  1. Linda
    Posted January 20, 2013 at 5:30 pm | Permalink

    Will there still be tickets available for purchase at the door on the evening of this event? I really truly would love 1 ticket.

    Thank you!


    • Jessica
      Posted January 24, 2013 at 4:18 pm | Permalink

      I have one ticket available, if you’re still interested. I live in Fremont- you’d need to pick it up…

      • Peggy Farah
        Posted January 22, 2014 at 9:26 pm | Permalink

        Jessica, is your ticket still available? I’d love it if it is and can come by in the morning to get it.

        Thanks, Peggy

  2. Town Hall
    Posted January 21, 2013 at 11:03 am | Permalink

    Unfortunately, this event is sold out and as far as we know there will not be a standby line. To receive details of live webcast/DVD recording of the event, please email: events(at)

  3. Meredith
    Posted January 24, 2013 at 7:25 am | Permalink

    I have two tickets I will not be able to use. If interested please e-mail me.

    • kristyn
      Posted January 24, 2013 at 5:44 pm | Permalink

      I would love them!!! Email me!!!

  4. Posted January 24, 2013 at 5:54 pm | Permalink

    I would love them!!! Email me!!!

  5. Posted February 26, 2013 at 9:11 pm | Permalink

    Anyone went to the event? Care to share some tips?


  6. Anna Maughn
    Posted January 18, 2014 at 3:30 pm | Permalink

    If anyone else has tickets available, I would love one!

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