More about Spring Equinox traditions:
2019 WELCOME SPRING SCHEDULE
|9 am||Open for Arrivals! Please check in at the registration table in the Temple Room of the barn.|
|9:30 am||Welcome Circle with Revs. Ana and Selena
Meet and greet, and learn all about the day's activities. In the Temple Room.
|10 am||Egg Hunt for All Ages with Jennifer Butterfield and Florence Edwards-Miller
The Goddess has been busy getting ready for Spring! Her helpers have scattered beautiful colored eggs all around the grounds for all ages to find. Bring your boots, warm clothing, your baskets and meet outside the barn for details about this year's hunt. Prizes will be awarded for all age groups, so don't miss out!
|10:30 am||Egg Hunt Prizes will be awarded to those who stepped up, in the Temple Room.|
Lavender and Rose Herbal Incense Workshop with Willow Greenleaf and Billy Crow
Children and Families: Storytime with Florence
|11 am - 1:30pm||Resource Shop Open & Self-Guided Nature Walks|
|12 pm||Lunch and Social Time
Lunch will be provided, with options for carnivores, vegetarians, vegans, and gluten-free folks. If you have more specialized dietary restrictions or requirements, please prepare to supplement accordingly. There will also be a Snack Table in the Temple Room for the day. Please bring a something to add or a dessert that does not require refrigeration or warming to share after the main meal.
Powers of Springtime: Renewal & Rebirth with Rev. Selena Fox
Children and Families: Equinox Balancing Yoga for Kids with Florence
|3 pm||Braided Altar Mat Crafting with Aviel and Florence
Join us in making small altar mats to welcome in the Spring. We will braid these mats and imbue them with the energies of renewal and growth. You can use them on your altar under candles, spell work, or as a trivet. Kids can work with their grown-ups on a joint mat or can use clay to make a coiled trivet.
|4:30 pm||Welcome Spring Main Ritual with Judith Willow Wind|
|6 pm||Community Cleanup and Departures|
Items to Bring
- Wear something green to celebrate the Spring!
- Packets & containers of Seeds you plan to plant in gardens & fields - to be blessed in ritual (optional)
- Fresh flowers to decorate the Temple Room (we have some vases) or to leave as offerings on the land (optional)
- A stone to donate to the Stone Circle. (optional)
- A drum or rattle (optional)
- A basket for gathering eggs during the egg hunt (optional)
- Appropriate outdoor wear for the Egg Hunt and Nature Walk.
- Slippers / dry shoes for use in the Temple Room. (optional)
Adults: $25 until 3/10, then $30 afterward and at the door
Youth (5 - 17): $7 until 3/10, then $10 afterward at the door
Children under 5 are FREE.
If you have questions, please contact the Circle Office.