Beltane 2015! Saturday May 9, 2015 Dekoven Center, Racing, WI
Earth Traditions Presents: Lifting the Gossamer Veil - For Those Who Come Behind Us! Saturday May 9th, 2015 10am - 6pm Dekoven Center Racine, WI -- Assembly Hall
ALL ARE WELCOME!!!
Dance the May Pole! Help celebrate the passing of the crown to the new Earth Traditions May Couple for 2015-2016! Join with us as we bring in the season of blooming and birth.
Earth Traditions presents: Lifting the Gossamer Veil - For Those Who Come Behind Us...
At Samhain, the place on the Wheel directly juxtaposed to Beltane, we often refer to the 'veil.' "The veil is thin - the ancestors beckon...
At Beltane the veil is also very thin. Fae and other spirits are very much in evidence but the energy is lighter, sweeter and different. Perhaps a peek behind the gossamer veil will show us what's to come, the seeds that will grow into the legacy, the footprints we leave for our descendants.
Beltane is about how we birth and nurture the future.
SCHEDULE - IT'S A FLOWING THING...
10AM - Arrivals 11AM - Introductions and discussion with Drake & Angie 12 Noon -Beltane Ritual with River & Beryl! Passing of the crown. The court welcomes the new May Couple. Dancing the May Pole. 2PM - Break - Take a walk, meet a new friend, have a snack. 3PM - Workshop with Drake & Angie 4PM - Feasting 5PM - Clean up and departures. Your assistance is welcome!
Things to Bring:
--Please bring fresh flowers and greens to make head wreaths (we will provide wire and ribbons), and to help decorate our community altar
--Bring a pot luck dish to share. Enough to feed all those in your group. You are welcome to bring chips, dips, or desserts in addition to your main meal contribution.
--Bring a personal snack if you need something to tide you over until the feasting at 4PM.
--Bring an item for our silent auction. Something you no longer need that might find a new home and bring a smile. Books, candle holders, statuary, etc. (no clothing please) Help us raise funds for, Pagans at Parliament.
The cost is $15.00 per person - children under 16 are free. No pre-registration required although we would love for you to indicate you're coming on our Facebook page! https://www.facebook.com/events/1412461889071455/