Advanced Forecasting Workshop


Grow your astrological understanding this summer! Alison Price will lead sessions on Eclipse Cycles, and Toby Aldren will coach you through the use of Primary Directions. Plus, we’ve expanded this year to include a Friday evening session — a fun round of Astro Drama: Watch your chart come alive! The Saturday workshop is at the advanced level, yet Friday evening is open to all. Book now to reserve your spot!

Friday, July 21, 2017
6:30 to 8:30 pm
Meet your fun and theatrical Leo hosts, Alison and Toby, for an evening of Astro Drama! Option to purchase drinks and food.

Saturday, July 22, 2017
9:45 am to 5:00 pm
Sessions on advanced topics of Primary Directions and Eclipse Cycles. (See below for more details.) Tea/coffee provided throughout the day.


Full Workshop (Friday evening and Saturday)  $175

Friday evening only  $45

Saturday only  $155





The Best Western Plus Sands Hotel is offering us a special group rate on single or double-occupancy rooms. Just $199 Canadian (reduced from $239) if you book by June 21, 2017.


Detailed Schedule for Saturday

9:45 am
Doors open.
Say hello to Alison and Toby. Meet new friends. Feel welcome, find a place, and settle in.

10:00 to 11:15 am
Eclipses and the Saros

with Alison Price
Learn why eclipses occur and when eclipse seasons happen. Take a closer look at solar and lunar eclipses and the potentials they contain. Discover the power of the Saros series through a deeper understanding of eclipse astronomy.

11:15 am
Coffee break

11:30 am to 12:30 pm
Prenatal Eclipses and the Autumn 2017 Eclipses

with Alison Price
Find your prenatal eclipse and find what it means. We will explore the second eclipse season which will occur in Autumn 2017. You will learn how an understanding of these eclipses will bring a deeper meaning into your forecasting work.

12:30 to 2:00 pm
Lunch Break

2:00 to 3:15 pm
Primary Directions — Part 1

with Toby Aldren
Primary Directions is one of the oldest systems of forecasting in astrology. In Part 1 of the workshop, we’ll see how the movement of planets and stars during the hours after one’s birth is said to reveal the timing of major events in an individual’s lifetime. Your story is in the sky!

3:15 pm
Coffee break

3:30 to 4:30 pm
Primary Directions — Part 2

with Toby Aldren
In this session, you’ll be introduced to various techniques that have been used to “fine-tune” the method of forecasting with Primary Directions. Also, you will be shown how to use both Stellarium and Morinus software (a free download for each) which can help in the calculations of Primary Directions.

Cancellation Policy:

With a minimum of 10 days’ notice, your payment will be refunded less a $7.50 admin fee. No refunds with less than ten days’ notice. Another option, if you cannot attend, is to donate your spot to someone else of your choice.