2016 Events

May 19-22,  New Tribe Training: How to Craft a Beautiful Life Together

The Haven, Ashland, Oregon  –  Full information here

2015 Events

October 17-18 – Maui, HawaiiNew Tribe Training

Saturday evening, 7-9:30 – Introduction.  Sunday all-day Seminar. Both at the Cameron Center.

September 26-27 – Brussels, Belgium –  Tribal Alchemy:  A New Tribe Training

Both days at Namur (private residence) Contact: Jean-Marc SIMON <>

–  How to Craft a More Beautiful Life Together  –  A weekend learning how to build your own tribe.

April 8-12,  New Tribe Training: How to Craft a Beautiful Life Together

An Advanced Community Building Retreat – with Bill & Zoe

Buckhorn Springs Retreat Center, Ashland, Oregon   details about New Tribe Training event here…!!

2014 Events

May 21-25, New Tribe Training: How to Craft a Beautiful Life Together

An Advanced Community Building Retreat – with Bill & Zoe

Buckhorn Springs Retreat Center, Ashland, Oregon

2013 Events

Seeding Gift CommunitiesBill & Zoe offer experiential seminars with a taste of tribe, family & gift culture. Cost:We invite a gift contribution. Flyers: Click on the links for pdf files with details.

November 3rd:  Sunday Seminar, Camp Woodstock, Woodstock Valley, CT, 9:30-4:30 New Tribe Training: Men & Women Together in long-term Local Community – with Bill & Zoe  For more information or to register:


March 22:  Friday seminar in Melbourne: 7:00-9:30, Labrynth Lane, 108 Gardenvale Road, Victoria

March 19:  The Mankind Project New Zealand presents: ManKind Project Co-founder & Authors: Bill Kauth and Zoe Alowan – Auckland, NZ – March 19, 2013 7–9:30 PM (See poster for details)

March 15th – 17th:   ECONOMICS OF HAPPINESS CONFERENCE 2013,  Byron Bay, Australia

March 10th: Starseed Gardens presents: Bill Kauth and Zoe Alowan, Introductory evening: Men and Women Together in Community; Finding Your Tribe, Creating Family.  Bryon Bay, NSW, Australia. (See poster)

March 7th – 10th: Mankind Project: World Elder Gathering : Koonjewarre Center, Gold Coast/Brisbane, Australia (See MKP AU for details)


January-February: TELE-COURSES:  Finding Your Tribe, Creating Your Family: Gift Community with Bill & Zoe. Dates:   Sundays, Jan. 27 to Feb 24 – and – Wednesdays, Jan-30 to Feb 27

2012 Events


November 11, 2012: Paris, France: One-Day Seminar, 10:00 – 5:30, Bois Colombe
November 4, 2012: Frankfurt, Germany: One-Day Seminar, 9:00 – 4:30, Giessen
November 2, 2012: Zurich, Switzerland: 7:00-9:30, Lichetenstieg
October 31, 2012: Brussels, Belgium: “Hommes & Femmes Ensemble En Communaute“; 7:30-10:00, Namur

2012 “Close to Home” TOUR: 

July 11-15, 2012: Ashland, Oregon: Bridging into Gift Culture: A Community Building Retreat – Five day Training-Retreat, Buckhorn Springs
March 3, 2012: Mount Shasta, California: One Day Seminar, Men & Women Together in Community, Sission Museum, register, 9:30 -4:30
March 2, 2012: Mount Shasta, California: Introduction to Gift Community, Sission Museum, drop-in evening 7:00-9:00
February 17, 2012: Ashland, Oregon: Gift Community Seminar, Place: Hidden Springs, 7:00-9:30
February 17, 2012: Ashland, Oregon: One Day Workshop; Men & Women Together in Community, Place: Peace House, 9:30-4:30

2011 Events


October 22, 2011: Fairfield, Iowa: One Day Seminar, Morning Star Studio, Sunday 9:30-4:30
October 21, 2011: Fairfield, Iowa: Evening Presentation, Morning Star Studio, Friday 7:00-9:30
September 25, 2011: Minneapolis, Minnesota: One Day Seminar, Lake
 Lodge, 4519
Mpls., Sunday 9:30-4:30
September 2, 2011: Burning Man, Nevada: The ManKind Project: Initiated 50,000 men! 8:00pm – 8:30pm.  Description: Bill Kauth co-founder of this world wide, modern rite-of-passage will hold a conversation on the process of initiation. Open to all, at Entelechy
September 1, 2011: Burning Man, Nevada: “Building New Culture Communities of Men and Women.” 4:30-5:30 at Entelechy in the Red Lightening Camp. Description: Place based, bonded tribes of men and women.


August 6, 2011: Taos, New Mexico: New Buffalo Community, One Day Seminar Saturday 9:30-5:30
August 5, 2011: Taos, New Mexico: New Buffalo Community, Friday 7:00-9:30
August 3, 2011: Durango, Colorado: Unitarian Fellowship,  Wednesday 6:30-9:00
July 26, 20211: Lakewood, Colorado: St. Anthony’s Hospital, Tuesday 6:00-9:00
July 25, 2011: Boulder, Colorado: Nomad Co-Housing, Monday 6:00-9:00
July 23, 2011: Denver, Colorado: Unity Church, One Day Seminar with Tom Daly & Jude Blitz – “Men & Women TOGETHER in Kindred Community” Saturday 9:30-4:30.


May 17, 2011: Vancouver Island – (Canceled due to unforeseen passport expiration)
May 15, 2011: Marysville, Washington: Evergreen UU Fellowship, Sunday 12:30-3:30
May 14, 2011: Seattle, Washington: One Day Seminar: Council House, Saturday 9:30-5:30
May 13, 2011: Bellingham, Washington: Bellingham Cohousing, Friday 7:00-9:30
May 12, 2011: Portland, Oregon: West Hills Unitarian Universalist Fellowship, Thursday 7:00-9:30


March 29, 2011: Applegate Valley, Oregon: Community Library, Tuesday
February 8, 2011: Grass Valley, California: BriarPatch Co-op – Community Room, Tuesday
February 1, 2011: Santa Barbara, California: Karpeles Manuscript Library, Tuesday
January 31, 2011: Santa Cruz, California: Loudon Center, Room 3, Monday
January 30, 2011: Berkeley, California: Berkeley Unitarian – Fireside Room, Sunday
January 29, 2011: Sebastopol, California: Debra’s Giusti’s Meeting Place, Saturday
January 28, 2011: Willits, California: Little Lake Grange, Friday

2010 Events


In fall of 2010, we delivered the Gift Community Seminars in Madison, Appleton and Milwaukee Wisconsin, Chicago, Indianapolis, Louisville, KY. Asheville and Raleigh NC, Baltimore and Washington DC, Cleveland and finally Cincinnati, OH.  The full story is in our “tour report” on the home page.
In spring of 2010, on the West Coast we shared our work with folks in Berkley and Sonoma California, and Portland and Eugene in our home state of Oregon.

2009 Events


While we were in Europe for the annual MKP World Elder Gathering we our held Gift Community seminars in London, Stroud & Marlow, England and in Paris, France.

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