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WITCHES’ CAULDRON 
A MONTHLY SOCIAL GATHERING IN VANCOUVER

 It’s a new calendar year and there’s lots of energy of beginnings around us and perhaps within us. Let’s get together and talk about beginnings or just be at this beginning time together. Everyone is welcome, Reclaiming Witches and non.  Dates are listed below.

LOCATION: The Lost and Found Café,

33 W Hastings St., Vancouver – Unceded Coast Salish Territories

Time: 12:45-2:45pm

Please refrain from wearing scented products.  Reclaiming events are alcohol and drug-free.
 
There is no fee for attending.  You could order some delicious food or drinks, and/or make a donation to Lost and Found Cafe for the use of the space.
 
RSVP’s are appreciated – it helps to know how many people might be there in preparing the space. Thanks.  Please reply to Cara at agrocn@hotmail.ca
 
Please forward to anyone you think might be interested.

 2017

May 14th, 2017

Come and discuss divination.  What are your sources of and experiences with divination?  Come prepared to share your skills (feel free to bring any tools that you are comfortable sharing with the group).

Contact: agrocn@hotmail.ca. RSVPs are appreciated.

June 11th, 2017

Come and discuss the concept of “Deity” with us.  In a tradition with so many different ideas around it, how do you perceive and connect with the divine?  This will be our last cauldron before we break for the summer season.

Contact: agrocn@hotmail.ca.  RSVPs are appreciated.

April 9th, 2017

Come and join us to discuss different magical practice in our community.  What magical work are you currently spending time with this season?  What themes/concepts are currently prevalent in your magickal life?  Bring your knowledge and your questions.

March 12th, 2017

Come and join us to discuss dreaming.  What role does dreaming play in your life?  Do you dream certain things over and over; what has been prevalent in your dreams lately?

Past

February 19, 2017

Water wells provide an intriguing symbol throughout many facets of human history and experience. Whether it be through myth, song, trance or history, where has this image/symbol played a role in your life?
Contact: agrocn@hotmail.ca

January 22, 2017

Come and talk Tarot with us!
“What role does tarot play in your life and/or your craft? Do you have a card you are particularly drawn to? A favourite spread? Come share what you know and learn from others. Feel free to bring you favourite deck or a special card if you feel called to do so.
Contact: agrocn@hotmail.ca

2016

December 11, 2016

“Turning Points -times of transition: In nature, in spirit, in mundane life, how do you ride the wave of change?”

Time: 12:45-2:45

Location: The Lost and Found Café, 33 W Hastings St.

Contact: agrocn@hotmail.ca

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November 6, 2016

As we honor and celebrate our ancestors, let’s take some time to reflect and share.  What role do you feel your ancestors play in your life experience? What does the term “ancestor” mean for you?

Time: 12:45-2:45   family-tree

Location: The Lost and Found Café, 33 W Hastings St.

Contact: agrocn@hotmail.ca

September 25 2016 

dewdropsonwebCome and explore the sacred web of life. 

Do you notice connections between people, events, or spaces, seemingly unrelated? Do you have an affinity to spiders and their role in our ecosystem?  Are you looking for more connections with like-minded people? Join us to share any and all ideas, wonderings or observations with the group.

Time 12:45-2:45

New Location: The Lost and Found Café, 33 W Hastings St.

Contact: Cara at agrocn@hotmail.ca 

May 22 and June 12

May 22

“What are the circles that feel sacred to you?”

Bring your thoughts, experience and insight to the MAY CAULDRON.  Questions or rvsp: agrocn@hotmail.ca

June 12

Come to the JUNE CAULDRON and explore the “celebration of rites of passage. What have the celebrations (or lack thereof) been in your life?  What have they meant to you? Questions or rvsp: agrocn@hotmail.ca

April 3rd

“Come discuss the shifting of the season; both the blooms that we can see and the unseen underbelly of renewal beneath the surface of the earth.  What is shifting or changing in your life this season?”

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To RSVP for April’s Cauldron pls email Cara at agrocn@hotmail.ca

February 14

In the spirit of Valentine’s day, and conscious of the recent celebration of Imbolc and fire of inspiration – What inspires you to love, romantically or otherwise? Does romantic love last or does it turn into something else? (Chocolates and valentines provided to contribute to the mood of the occasion.)

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January 10

Focus: “As we approach Imbolc, come and explore the power of 3 in honour of Brigid: poet, healer, maker.”
LOCATION: Heartwood Community Café
317 E. Broadway, near Kingsway
Vancouver – Unceded Coast Salish Territories
Time: 12:45-2:45pm

2015

December 13
Tree Magick

Here on the west coast, we are blessed with grand conifers that stand strong and tall all winter. What role do trees play in your everyday life – magickally or otherwise? Bring an image or a story of a tree that is meaningful to you – or just come!
LOCATION: Heartwood Community Café
317 E. Broadway, near Kingsway
Vancouver – Unceded Coast Salish Territories
Time: 12:45-2:45pm

January 10 Cauldron
Focus TBA
LOCATION: Heartwood Community Café
317 E. Broadway, near Kingsway
Vancouver – Unceded Coast Salish Territories
Time: 12:45-2:45pm

 

November

Sunday Nov 8th

Discussion Exploration: Samhain Spiral Dance debrief

October 18

September

Sunday September 13th

Discussion Exploration: MoonMagic

July/August

There will be NO Cauldron over the summer!

We will resume in the Fall.

Stay tuned here for details of the next Cauldron date.

June

Discussion Exploration: Magick in our Lives

How does magick manifest in your every day life?  What does magick look like to you?  Are there daily practices that you do or would like to do?

April

Discussion Exploration: April Fool 

Have you encountered The Fool in any aspects? What role does The Fool have in your life? Is The Fool a source within you?  An outer inspiration?  Do they have a symbol, a place, a form?

Bring story, tarot, any tool of fool.  Or just come, all are welcome at The Fool’s table 🙂

Cauldrons are held from 12:45-2:45pm

Heartwood Community Café

317 E. Broadway, near Kingsway

Vancouver – Unceded Coast Salish Territories

There is no fee for attending.  You could order some delicious food or drinks, and/or make a donation to Heartwood for the use of the space.  RSVP’s are appreciated.  Please reply to Lily at justbabushka@yahoo.com

Next Cauldron will be held on Sun. June 7th. (Possibly the last Cauldron until Autumn.)

March                                                                                                 March 22 2015 (Sunday) – 12:45-2:45pm

February                                                                                       February 15 2015 (Sunday) – 12:45-2:45pm

February is often associated with the Heart.  Valentine’s Day.  Heart and Stroke month. Februus is a Roman God associated with a Spring Purification festival. Let’s get together and heart-share. Where is your heart?  What purifies it?  What fills it up?

 

January                                                                                                                                                                  January 11 2015, (Sunday) – 12:45-2:45pm

2014

November                                                                                                                 Sun. Nov. 2nd  12:45-2:45pm – In November we hope you will join us to  de-brief and talk about the Samhain ritual from the previous week.

December                                                                                                                                                                                               December 7th 12:45-2:45. Please contact Lily to RSVP or for more info  justbabushka@yahoo.com

We look to everyone to co-create a space that is safe and comfortable.  Please refrain from wearing scented products. Reclaiming events are alcohol and drug-free.
 There is no fee for attending.  You could order some (highly recommended for its deliciousness) food or drinks, or/and make a donation for the use of the space.
RSVP’s are appreciated.  Email Lily at justbabushka@yahoo.com .   There is limited space, and knowing the size of the group in advance helps in preparing the room. Thanks.
 
Blessed be.

Sunday, June 22nd, 1:00-3:00pm

Witch's cauldron (3)

Heartwood Community Café 

  317 E. Broadway, near Kingsway
   Vancouver  –   Unceded Coast Salish Territories
 
All are welcome to this social gathering of Witches.  
 
Those attending the 10am ritual at Jericho will have plenty of time to get to the Heartwood Cafe for this 1:00 Cauldron.  Bring the magick with you.  Let’s get together and talk about our connection to summer, memories of times past and hopes for the current time.
 
We look to everyone to co-create a space that is safe and comfortable.  Please refrain from wearing scented products. Reclaiming events are alcohol and drug-free.
 
There is no fee for attending.  You could order some (highly recommended for its deliciousness) food or drinks, or/and make a donation for the use of the space.   
  
RSVP’s are appreciated.  Email Lily at justbabushka@yahoo.com .   There is limited space, and knowing the size of the group in advance helps in preparing the room. Thanks.
 
Blessed be.