Imbolc 2010

Celebration of the Celtic Fire Festival of Imbolc
Saturday, January 30
10 AM - 8 PM
at Circle Sanctuary Nature Preserve
near Barneveld, Wisconsin

Celebrate the Goddess Brigid, the Waxing Solar Year, and the Full Moon!

Rituals * Workshops * Bonfire * Candlelight Feast * More

More about Imbolc:


8 am - 9:30 AM Setup
Open to those who want to come early and help set the community. We will set the stage for the day. Contact the Event Coordinator for more info.
9:30 AM Arrivals Begin & Resources Shop opens
10 am - 11 am Brigid Magic - Shel Skau and Michael Mcdermott
Explore Brigid magic and the practice of Breatoch Brid, the custom of working with cloth and fiber. This practice has not only individual components to it but community wide applications. Learn about this tradition and as a community we will work with a cloth to prepare it for use in our Full Moon ritual to be held at the end of the day.
11 am - 12:30 PM Brigid on the Land- Self-guided nature walks to Brigid Spring and elsewhere
Candle Magic - with Shel
Work with Brigits energy and the essence of the season while imbuing your candle with seasonal energy!
Brigid's Cross Crafting - with Moonfeather
Burning of the Yule Greens - Gather around the Imbolc fire and ceremonially bring your greens from the Yule holidays.
Noon Lunch
Join the community for a soup lunch. Feel free to bring bread and snacks to share with some warm down to your toes soup.
1 pm - 2 pm Healing with Brigid workshop with Selena Fox
Explore ways of working with Brigid for healing self and others through meditation, invocations, shamanic journeying, altar work, ritual, and sacred imagery work. Bring a journal and pen to work with and an amulet or piece of jewelry to energize.
2:30 - 4 pm Imbolc Brigid Healing Ritual with Selena Fox & others
Celebrate and connect with the healing, inspiring, and transforming powers of the Goddess Brigid and Her sacred time of Imbolc. Work with Brigid and the Five Elements of Nature in bringing healing and wellness to self, others, and the planet. Bring a white candle and a candleholder to kindle.
4:30 pm Brigid's Day Candlelight Potluck Feast & Social - Bring an already prepared dish of food to share.
After Feast Community Building
The community together will prepair and cleanse space for prepare for last ritual of the day.
6:30 pm Full Moon Ritual - Facilitated by Shel and others
7:30 pm Clean-up & Farewells