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To register for a class or workshop, please call the teacher directly. For other questions on our Education Program, please call the NCGR Hotline on 212/255-3236. Please read through the entire list for the class that suits your level of study and personal interest.

The next NCGR-PAA Certification Exam will be held on Sunday, August 4, 2019. Study Guides can be purchased only via the NCGR-PAA website, Application must be made by July 25, 2019. To register, please print out the application at the end of this webpage and send to Shirley Soffer with payment by check or money order, payable to NCGR-PAA. For other questions about the exam, please contact Shirley Soffer on See other details on the NCGR-PAA website




Michael Lutin

39 Fifth Avenue


For intermediate/advanced students interested in my method of blending astrology psychology and metaphysics to create the most effective healing technique and develop a prosperous practice you can make a living on.

SATURDAY, June 1st, 10 – 4, $50 before May 5th, $75 after May 5th 

Check, payable to Michael Lutin, and sent to 39 Fifth Avenue, NYC NY 10003

Or Paypal


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John Marchesella  212-255-8497 or

Chelsea Area

ASPECT ANALYSIS & CHART INTERPRETATION – Level II – Using the charts of well-known people, names in the news and anonymous case examples, get hands-on practice with the dynamics of aspects and configurations, which make the chart ignite!  They are the astrological version of psychological complexes.  And lots of time for questions-and-answers about astrology in the world around us.  E-mail to register.

THURSDAYS, 6:45 – 8:45, 8 sessions, $295

Begins May 2nd


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Shirley Soffer  212/677-5041 or

505 LaGuardia Place, #25A

CHARTWORK – Level I/III – This is an ongoing class devoted to hands-on practice with charts.  Learning by doing.  Bring in charts for group study.  Natal delineation, transits, progressions, solar returns, composites, synastry, and more.  For advanced beginners and intermediate students.

WEDNESDAYS, 6:30 – 8:30, $20/class

Begins April 24th


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Ronnie Dreyer

Vedic Astrology classes and webinars at all levels.  Private lessons are also available.  Please check website and email for more information.


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Diane Cramer  212/288-6232

333 East 66th Street

Private instruction on all levels – chart calculations for all levels of NCGR-PAA testing.  Instruction on chart interpretation, predictive techniques, and the use of midpoints.  Specialized instruction in medical astrology.  Tips and techniques for Solar Fire 9.  $30/hour.


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Meira Epstein  212/879-2186

119 East 83rd Street (Park & Lex)



COMPREHENSIVE TRAINING:  all topics of astrology,

from beginner to advanced - natal and predictive.

Integrating the knowledge you already have with

less-known powerful techniques from the Ancient-Classical astrology.


Classes are available for all Four Levels. Study in private,

or through the NCGR Online Education. For curriculum

and registration go to .

Start now in time for testing in BALTIMORE–NCGR Conference.

GO PROFESSIONAL: Make the leap into client work.

Gain confidence, learn effective techniques, how to handle

sensitive situations and how to identify core issues.

We study & prepare for your client session.

ADD USEFUL TOOLS: Learn Hellenistic-Medieval

methods as well as modern URANIAN techniques - 90° Dial,

Midpoints & Planetary Pictures and how to integrate it with

your regular work.

PRIVATE STUDY – Online & In-Person, suited to your

needs & schedule. Prepare for the NCGR-PAA exams,

or simply improve your interpretation skills. Classed are recorded,

and comprehensive study material is provided.  $50 per hour.  




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Pattie Canova

Join me in a one-day workshop for a Beginner’s or Refresher on the Meaning of Tarot thru the eyes and message of Mythic Tarot Archetypes.

SUNDAY, April 28h, 11 – 5, $245


**8 Continuation/Advancing Wednesday night classes will follow immediately for those with interest to continue the study of reading on the wealth of the practical. Symbolic and nuanced plethora of information from each card, suit and combinations of cards.  Background in Tarot or previous workshops is necessary, and all students are required to have Mythic Tarot books/cards!

WEDNESDAYS, May 1st thru June 19th, 6 – 8, $240


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To join or renew your membership, send a check for $55, payable to NCGR, and send to:

Howard Moore

210 East 15th Street #4F

New York, NY 10003


Go to the National website,, and register by credit card.

Be sure to specify that you want to be enrolled in the New York City Chapter!


Membership benefits include:

Discounts on all conferences, local and national

Discounted fees on NCGR-PAA Certification Exams

New York Chapter’s quarterly newsletter, “The Ingress”

Bimonthly “Memberletter” from National

An annual journal and an annual research journal


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Name  ______________________________________________


Address  ____________________________________________




Phone  ______________________________________________


Email  _______________________________________________


I hereby make application to take the exam on Sunday, August 4th, at 11 AM at the home of Shirley Soffer.


                                    NCGR Members                     Non-members


Level I                                     $60                                          $115


Level II                                    $70                                          $125


Level III                                   $80                                          $135


Enclose your check, payable to NCGR-PAA, and mail to:


Shirley Soffer

505 La Guardia Place #25A

New York, NY 10012-2008


Deadline for registration is July 25th.


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