Upcoming Events & Activities

The Men's Council welcomes submissions of events and activities for publishing consideration. To submit your event, please email us at mail@themenscouncil.org.


          September                                                    
New Hope, PA
September 26 - 29, 2013
Simon McCain is excited to be heading up the 9th year of this Gathering.  The theme is As I become an Elder, my purpose shifts and deepens, connecting me in new ways, and transforming my relationships. 

          October                                                         
Location TBA
October 4 - 6, 2013
Each season, men retreat to a woodland encampment in North Carolina away from day to day distraction to provide a rites-of-passage experience and honor youths into their emergence as men.

The Planning Weekend for the April Gathering of Men in NC
Taylorsville, NC
October 25 - 27, 2013
Join 15 to 20 men for a mini-Gathering of story, poetry, drumming, and community while working on a theme for the April Gathering.  Click here to contact Larry Sorkin to reserve a place or for more information.  You must have attended a Spring Gathering to attend. This is a free event.

          January                                                           
Location TBA
January 17 - 19, 2014
Each season, men retreat to a woodland encampment in North Carolina away from day to day distraction to provide a rites-of-passage experience and honor youths into their emergence as men.

           April                                                               
Efland, NC 
April 25-27, 2014
Get ready for our annual Spring event that gathers men in a safe and stimulating environment where we explore issues like isolation, relationships, careers. By telling our stories, playing our music, hearing other men, exploring our inner worlds, having fun, writing poetry, making art, and more. This event is planned and led by men seasoned in facilitating men's retreats and working with men through deep personal experiences.