Circle Sanctuary supports and participates in interfaith dialogue, networking and collaboration in the local area, regionally, nationally, and globally.
Earth Day Celebration: Circle Sanctuary sponsors a celebration of Earth Day every year on the Saturday closest to Earth Day, April 22. Annual Earth Day Celebration includes Ecoeducation, Nature walks, and Ceremony. Free and open to the public. More info: firstname.lastname@example.org
Circle Sanctuary Green Faith Circle: meets by Zoom on the second Sunday of every month at Noon eastern, 11am central, 10am mountain, 9am pacific. Meetings include EcoEducation presentations, EcoActivism networking, discussion, and updates about Circle Sanctuary's Environment endeavors, including Blue Marble podcast. Facilitated by Circle Sanctuary Minister & Chaplain Charlotte Bear, members stay in touch via Facebook.
Blue Marble Podcast: Begun in 2022 by Circle Sanctuary Green Faith Circle, this EcoJustice Podcast hosted by Circle Sanctuary Minister Charlotte Bear is broadcast online the third Friday of every month on Circle Sanctuary's internet radio network, CSNP. More information, schedule & episode archive.
March Forth To Earth Day Project: Circle Sanctuary is among the co-sponsors of this Environmental Conservation endeavor taking place at various locations across Wisconsin, USA from March 4 - April 22, 2022. Learn more: https://www.facebook.com/marchforthtoearthdayproject
Interfaith Earth Day 2021: Circle Sanctuary Sacred Sites: Thursday, April 22, 2021. Join Circle Sanctuary Ministers Selena Fox and Bob Paxton on Earth Day, Thursday, April 22, 2021 at 5pm central for a special YouTube Live program on Circle Sanctuary, Nature Spirituality, and Ceremonial Sites at Circle Sanctuary Nature Preserve. This program is part of the Sacred Sites tours series sponsored by Wisconsin Faith Voices for Justice.
Climate Week and Global Climate Strike: September 20-27, 2019. READ MORE about Circle Sanctuary's efforts
Circle Sanctuary Co-Sponsors Colors of Pride (June 10, 2021)
Transgender Day of Remembrance: annually on November 20
Social Justice Workshop (October 31, 2020)
Dia de Muertos & Cultural Appropriation with Rev. Laura Gonzalez
Wisconsin Faith Voices for Justice
COVID-19 Pandemic Response
Faithful Action for a Healthy Wisconsin
Online Multifaith Rally and Press Briefing on November 16, 2020 at 10am Central
co-sponsored by Circle Sanctuary
Faith Leaders COVID Safety Pledge (October 14, 2020)
Rev. Selena Fox speaking Pledge
Together in Mourning and Hope: Faith in the Time of COVID-19
Online Interfaith Service on June 2, 2020
Contributions to Interfaith Projects
- The Pluralism Project at Harvard University
- Council for a Parliament of the World's Religions
- Interfaith Awareness Week
- Ontario Consultants on Religious Tolerance
- Charter for Compassion
- Transgender Day of Remembrance
Past Interfaith Work Has Included:
- Interfaith Awareness Week (2010)
- Christian - Pagan Interfaith Dialogue series (2012)
- Greater Madison Area Interfaith Thanksgiving (2010)
- 1000 Goddesses: October 20, 2018 on National Mall, Washington, DC. Circle Sanctuary co-sponsored & provided art, ritual support, & networking booth.
Circle Sanctuary at Past Parliaments of the World's Religions
- Chicago - 1993
- Cape Town, South Africa - 1999
- Barcelona, Spain - 2004
- Melbourne, Australia - 2009
- Salt Lake City, Utah - 2015
- Toronto, Ontario, Canada - 2018: MORE INFORMATION
- Worldwide - Virtual - 2021: Circle Sanctuary at the 2021 Parliament of the World's Religions