Winter Solstice 2012

VANCOUVER RECLAIMING WINTER SOLSTICE RITUAL

7:00 PM, December 21, 2012

CROATIAN CULTURAL CENTRE –3250 Commercial Drive

We stand at the crossroads of time and space, as the mysterious ones teach us to transform in Whole Time

Bring Water to Drink, Food to Share, something Comfortable to Sit on, Wear Shiny or Glittery clothing, and a Donation for the Vancouver  Reclaiming  Community to pay for Rituals inside

to Volunteer for Roles or help, until Dec 1st please E-MAIL:  ASHTARE at valkryie@telus.net,

after Dec 1st, please E-MAIL:  PASSIA at tania.haqq@gmail.com

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20th Annual Samhain Spiral Dance!

20th Annual

Vancouver Reclaiming

Samhain Ritual & Spiral Dance

Sunday, October 28 2012

Doors Open:   6:15pm

Ritual Begins: 7:00pm

1880 Triumph Street Vancouver BC

We release that which no longer serves into the fertile darkness to nourish our

transformations in the New Year.

Tickets $15-$25 sliding scale

Ticket Outlets:
Little Sisters 1238 Davie Street  (604) 669-1753

Urban Empire 1108 Commercial Drive (604) 254-4700

More Info Visit:
Vancouverreclaiming.org   www.facebook.com/vancouverreclaimingsamhain2012

TICKETS ALSO AVAILABLE AT THE DOOR!

Please consider pre-purchase as there are a limited number of tickets available

Please bring a pillow to sit on and finger food to share.

Hall is wheelchair accessible

Reclaiming Rituals are drug and alcohol free.

LATECOMERS WILL NOT BE ADMITTED

Proceeds will be donated to

The Greater Vancouver Food Bank


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Fall Equinox Ritual

VANCOUVER RECLAIMING AUTUMN EQUINOX RITUAL
SATURDAY SEPT 22, 2012
4 PM FAIRY MOUND
WE GATHER TO EMBRACE THE MYSTERIES OF LIGHT, THE WONDER OF DARK AND SING OUR SONGS OF PEACE

COME TO THE FAIRY MOUND TO EXPLORE THE WONDERS OF DARK AND LIGHT, BRING FOOD AND DRINKS OF AUTUMN TO SHARE,
COMFORTABLE CLOTHING, WATER, SOMETHING TO SIT ON IF NEEDED,
MONEY TO DONATE TO VAN RECLAIMING’S WINTER RITUALS.
IF YOU NEED DIRECTIONS, PLEASE ASK.
CONTACT SHADOW FOR RIDES TO OFFER OR TO CONNECT WITH A RIDE: shadowmf@telus.net
FOR VOLUNTEERING WITH A ROLE FOR PRIESTESSING, CONTACT ASHTARE AT valkryie@telus.net

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Summer Solstice 2012

In the hot golden light, we sing the body electric

VANCOUVER RECLAIMING SUMMER SOLSTICE RITUAL

Wednesday, JUNE 20th, 2012 – 7pm

COME, BRING EROTIC AND COLOURFUL CLOTHING, RATTLES, DRUMS, VOICES, YOUR LOVE OF FOOD, EROTIC DRINK AND FOOD TO SHARE, WATER TO DRINK, COMFORTABLE SEATS TO SIT/LOUNGE ON, EXCITEMENT & POWER OF THE PASSIONS, SELF EXPRESSION, WONDER OF SUMMER, LOVE OF THE SUN AND STRUT YOUR STUFF

DONATIONS ACCEPTED TOWARDS VANCOUVER RECLAIMING INDOOR WINTER RITUALS

TO VOLUNTEER FOR ROLES: VALKRYIE@TELUS.NET

QUEEN ELIZABETH PARK, 33rd and CAMBIE

* location of ritual marked with a star *

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Beltane 2012

Playfully Dancing in Loving Responsibility, We Weave Connections to Sustain

and Support Ourselves as We Co-Create the World We Desire

When: April 29th 2:00pm (arrive) 2:30pm ritual begins

Where: Faery Mound (Plains of Abraham)  Ribbons will mark the trail head

*Go the 3rd most West Concession stand at Spanish Banks, park in the west lot. Across the street you will see a parks sign & a path going up the side of a hill. Go up the hill to the gate, go through the gate & keep to the left. It’s not far.*

What to Bring: The altars for this ritual will be a community creations, so please bring items for them.  Snacks to share after ritual.

Roles to be filled:

Purification

Invoke/Devoke – Air, Fire, Water, Spirit

Want to help or have a question? Please contact: Trivia (bibliogoddess@gmail.com)  Breyonne (brianneloree@yahoo.ca) or Acatl (raincoast@gmail.com)

PLEASE REMEMBER – ALL RECLAIMING RITUALS ARE DRUG AND ALCOHOL FREE

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Spring Equinox Public Ritual

Remembering our Beginnings

Acknowledging our Changes

Becoming what you love

Loving what you become

Come celebrate Springtime changes and the success in transformation into a woman of Power with three Goddesses, Blodeuwyd, Artemis and Kore/Persephone

need more info or want to help out?

Contact Ashtare at valkryie@telus.net

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Elements class in Vancouver

Elements of Magic

With the art of magic, we deepen our vision and focus our will, empowering ourselves to act in the world. In this class we begin the practice of Magic, Witchcraft, and Goddess spirituality by working with the Elements of Magic: Earth, Air, Fire, Water and Spirit. Techniques include: visualization, sensing and projecting energy, chanting, trance, creating magical space, spellcraft, and structuring rituals. We hope to provide a fair and nurturing environment for all participants.

Each class is structured as a ritual, and includes practical ritual and magical skills. Elements of Magic allows us to explore these skills in a supportive group setting. This class is a great way to connect with other people exploring Reclaiming-tradition magic and Witchcraft.

We welcome both beginning students, and advanced students who want to deepen their experience of the sacred elements.

We ask that applicants be committed to attending all classes, or let us know in advance if not.

Elements is a prerequisite to the other Reclaiming core classes: Iron Pentacle, Pearl Pentacle, and Rites of Passage

When: This class will run every Friday from March 2nd 2012 through April 13th 2012 (except April 6 long weekend).

Where: The Lions Den, 770 Commercial Drive, Vancouver BC

What time: 7:00-9:30pm

Cost: $150-250 sliding scale

*All Reclaiming classes, events, and public rituals are drug and alchohol free*

Contact one of the teachers with any questions or concerns:

Ashtare: valkyrie@telus.net
Slippery Elm: slippery@freestylegrove.com Bramble: nbramble@telus.net

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Imbolc 2012

Saturday February 4th 7:30pm-9pm

(7;30-7:59 gather. 8pm ritual starts)

Templeton Pool (in the hot-tub) – Vancouver BC

Suggested donation of $10-$15 to cover the cost of renting the pool. No one will be turned away.

Held in Brigid’s healing waters, we invoke her flame to burn away what is no longer needed, making room to receive healing, strength and blessings for the journey ahead.

THIS RITUAL IS SKYCLAD / CLOTHING OPTIONAL!!!!

There are roles to fill!!! If you feel called to help, please contact either Trivia (bibliogoddess@gmail.com) or Passia (tania.haqq@gmail.com)

and let them know. You can also leave a message on the Facebook events page.

Bright blessings!

Looking forward to seeing you at Bridgid’s Well.

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2012 Imbolc Public Ritual

WHEN: Saturday February 4th 7:30pm-9pm

WHERE: Templeton Park and Pool.           700 Templeton Dr, Vancouver, BC V5L 4X9

INTENT: Held in Brigid’s healing waters, we invoke her flame to burn away what is no longer needed, making room to receive healing, strength and blessings for the journey ahead.

Circle will be held in the hot tub. The pool will be open for swimming after the ritual is over.

NOTE: THIS RITUAL IS SKYCLAD / CLOTHING OPTIONAL!!!!

*There are roles to fill!!! If you feel called to help, please contact either Trivia or Passia and let them know or send an email via this site. You can also leave a message on the FB events page.

Bright blessings!
Looking forward to seeing you at Bridgid’s Well.

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Winter Solstice Ritual Dec 18, 2011

Vancouver Reclaiming Winter Solstice Ritual

December 18, 2011

Kits house at 7th & Vine, 7pm

This Winter Solstice we honour the Star Goddess

She who opens the vault of heaven

Out of the darkness comes spinning of stars

Bring mirror, Water to Drink, food to share, something comfortable

To sit on, wear shiny or glittery clothing, and a donation for the Vancouver reclaiming community to pay for rituals inside

Doors open: 6:15 pm, Ritual starts: 7 pm, doors close 7pm

Kits Neighbourhood House – 2305 West 7th Avenue, Vancouver

Hear the words of the Star Goddess, the dust of Whose feet are the hosts of Heaven, Whose body encircles the universe:

I Who am the beauty of the green earth and the white moon among the stars and the mysteries of the waters,

I call upon your soul to arise and come unto me.

For I am the soul of nature that gives life to the universe.

From Me all things proceed and unto Me they must return.”

From the Charge of the Goddess – Starhawk

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