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How to Visit Lily Dale Assembly Spiritualist Community
By:Diane Steinbach

Everyone could use a retreat once in a while, and if you are in the New York area, Lily Dale may be the perfect place for you. The Lily Dale area is a spiritualist community that not only offers serenity and quiet, but plenty of spiritual activities as well. Want to take a class in Reiki or get a psychic reading? This is the place to go. Visiting the Lily Dale Assembly has never been easier. With accommodations right on site, you can spend a day or a week there easily to get your spiritual fill.

Start with a plan. Do you want to spend a day or a week there. If you need overnight accommodations you have plenty of choices. Lily Dale has a few hotels as well as camp grounds and guest houses. If your not in the area, make your reservations by visiting the website at Lilydaleassembly.com/lily-dale-accommodations.

Get your day or vacation pass. You'll need to pay to get into the Lily Dale area, but daily passes are quite affordable. You can get them easily online at the Lily Dale site.

Sign up for a workshop while you are there. Whether you want to learn the art of Reiki healing, develop your psychic intuitiveness or learn about numerology, arrange to take a class and advance your spiritual nature.

Go there. You'll find Lily Dale in Southwestern New York, one hour south of Buffalo, three hours south of Toronto, three hours north of Pittsburgh and three hours east of Cleveland. Lily Dale is located one half hour from Chautauqua Institution.

Sign up for a "ghostwalk" and see the darker side of Lily Dale. Here a tour guide will take you on a walk to all the hot spots in town. Be prepared to see mysterious lights near the healing temple, see spooky paintings in the old schoolhouse and visit the lake where apparitions have been seen in the mist.

Talk to the locals. Shop owners and workers around the Lily Dale area have plenty of advice for the tourist on what to see and do. Take their advice and talk with them a while, you are sure to leave with some great stories and experiences.