Military Ministries

Veterans Day Celebrations

mm patchEvery year, Circle Sanctuary observes Veterans Day with ceremonies and with expressions of appreciation online.  We remember, honor, and thank Pagans who have served and those who are currently serving in the USA Military, and also express support to their family and friends.  Circle Sanctuary Military Ministers conduct ceremonies on and near Veterans Day in a variety of places, including at Circle Sanctuary headquarters near Barneveld, Wisconsin USA.   


On Veterans Day 2017 at Circle Sanctuary land in Wisconsin

Veterans Day Ceremony on Saturday, November 11 at 11 am.
Honor living & deceased veterans & their loved ones in this short ceremony in the Circle Sanctuary Temple facilitated by Gretchen.  Free & open to the public.  Please RSVP by November 9 for details:

Visit Veterans ridge at Circle Cemetery. Open to visitors on Saturday, November 11 from 10am - 2pm.
Visit grave sites of Wiccan & pagan veterans marked by US Department of veterans affairs pentacle-inscribed markers. Free. Call (608) 924-2216 for directions or email:

2017 Kern County Pagan Festival in California
Veterans Day Honoring of Military Pagans on Saturday, November 11 at 10 am 
Part of the Opening Ceremony of the Kern County Pagan Festival at the Enchanted Cottage in Bakersfield, California.  More info:

Online: Pagan Veterans Support & Appreciation!

Honoring Pagan Warriors Tuesday, November 14, 7-9pm Includes audio presentation ceremony of Pagan Military Service Ribbons facilitated by Selena Fox & others. Veterans interested in taking part & receiving a ribbon should complete info online by Monday, November 14: or should email: & include contact info.  Listen live or download to listen later.


Operation Circle Care logo-final versionOperation Circle Care Collecting Names for 2017 Mailing

Do you know of Pagans currently serving in the US Military who would like to receive a Yule mailing? Email name, postal address, email address, & branch of service to: by November 30, 2017.


News: Circle Sanctuary Minister Becomes First Pagan VA Chaplain Resident (Press Release - Nov. 11, 2016)