Crystal Earth Center Opens on Mackinac Island

A new spiritual and metaphysical energy center is now sharing heart-, spirit- and mind-opening activities on Michigan’s Mackinac Island. The Crystal Earth Spiritual Rejuvenation and Sustainable Living Center, located in the Bay View bed and breakfast, is offering special summer events, classes and workshops for island visitors and residents. Participants will explore and experience spiritual and metaphysical studies at levels previously not available on the island.

Introductory-level classes this month include: Intuitive Development, July 2; Mindful Living, July 9; Death and Afterlife, July 11; Nature Spirits, July 18; Creating Sacred Space, July 19; Our Origins, July 25; Archangels and Angels, July 26; and Introduction to Crystals, July 30. In addition, certified yoga instructor, Pam Finkel, a 30-year resident of the island, leads one-hour intermediate and beginner yoga sessions at 9:30 and 11 a.m. on Tuesday and Thursday mornings, respectively.

Maggie Mae Gallagher will make appointments for psychic and tarot card readings from August 1 to 3. Rev. Nina Turnage, an ordained minister with multiple certifications, from St. Louis, Missouri, will lead separate workshops for Sanskrit Mantras, Meditation Techniques, Creative Visualization, Exploring the Chakras and Creating Your Sacred Spaces between August 13 and 16.

Costs and times vary. Location: 6947 Main St. For more information or to register for events, call 906-847-8110, email or visit

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