LILY DALE - "A Morning with Michelle Whitedove" is the featured event during the week of July 8-14 in Lily Dale.
Running from 9 a.m. to noon Saturday, July 13, in the auditorium, Whitedove will give a talk regarding the afterlife. She will speak of the true journey of the soul. During the last hour, Whitedove will give audience messages. A book signing follows the event. Pre-registration is strongly suggested.
Later that same day, at 2 and 4 p.m., Whitedove will hold special roundtable photo readings. This is a fundraiser for the Lily Dale Assembly Scholarship. There will be a limit of 15 people per session. Pre-registration is required. The scholarship fund helps supports children who have grown up in Lily Dale who are attending college.
The annual Victorian Times Spirit Circles are set for Friday, July 12, at 8:15 p.m. in the auditorium. Pre-registration is encouraged because only 114 tickets will be sold. There will be other Victorian times activities Saturday and Sunday, July 14-15.
Other events during the week include: July 8-12, "The Medium as the Teacher," Judith Rochester; July 8, "Spiritual Dowsing," Tom Newman; July 8, "UFO Crash Encounters," Robert Galganski; July 9, "Evidential Mediumship," Richard Schoeller; July 9, "The Intrigue of Modern Spiritualism & Founders," Robin Reale; July 10-11, "Spirit Art," Barbara Price-Rees and Mark Morstead; July 10, "Getting to Know Your Spirit Guides," Tom Newman; July 11, "Master Minding for a Rich Life," Nancy Weil; July 11, "Let's Get Physical Phenomena," E. Gerta Lestock; July 12, "Sacred Geometry Alignment For the Body and the Earth," Lea M. Hill; July 12, "The Magic and Messages From Nature," Linda Laird.
Each Wednesday from July 3 through Aug. 28, at 9:30 p.m., a ghost walk is held in Lily Dale. Special Ghost Walks with costumed actors will be held Fridays, July 12, Aug. 2 and Aug. 30. These are not ghost hunts. The purpose is for history's sake and for spiritual awareness.
The annual Lily Dale Pet Remembrance Celebration will be Tuesday, July 23, at 6:30 p.m. in the Pet Cemetery. Pets who have transitioned to spirit over the past year will be honored. Bring a photo of your pet, a short prayer and a small remembrance pebble. Your pet does not have to be buried in the Pet Cemetery to participate.
For more information about these and other events in Lily Dale this summer, or to register for special programs, go to www.lilydaleassembly.com/ or call 595-8721. Lily Dale has overnight accommodations, dining and shopping.