Welcome Summer (June 7)

Welcome Summer 2013

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Welcome Summer Festival
Saturday, June 8, 2013
Circle Sanctuary Nature Preserve
9 am - 5 pm

Join Circle Sanctuary as we sing in the Summer!  We gather to mark the waxing of the solar year and to prepare for this year's Pagan Spirit Gathering!  This festival is free and open to anyone willing to led their voice and hands to the community.

 

Event Schedule:

9:00 am Arrivals and self-guided nature walks
9:30 am Welcome and Chant Share in Rhythm Circle

Come share your favorite chants or songs, and learn new ones! Bring a drum or rattle to play if you have one; some will be available for loan.

10 am Spirit Bag Making with Selena Fox & others

Work with herbs & stones in crafting spirit bags for this year's Pagan Spirit Gathering (PSG) and for healing, and charge them with love, chants and summer energy.

12:30 pm Potluck Lunch - bring a prepared dish to contribute
1:30 pm PSG Preparations - including loading supplies in the PSG truck.
4 pm Welcome Summer Ritual

A ritual of celebration of Summer. The Ritual includes blessing of the Spirit Bags and PSG with rhythms, some of the chants from the morning, and visualization.

5 pm Cleanup and Departures

 

Previous Welcome Summer Events:

2012 | 2010 | 2009 | 2008 | 2007 | 2006 | 2005 | 2004

 

PRE-REGISTER: Please let us know if you are attending. RSVP by June 7th, if possible by using the form below.

The event is FREE. Donations appreciated, but not required.

This festival is open to adults & youth. If you bring youth with you, you are responsible for their supervision.

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