Oh, golly, itâ€™s a full month!
Take a deep breath, May is upon us!
Lots of unusual things happening this month (not that unusual is so unusual in this circle!) so please check the calendar carefully. I look forward to circling with yâ€™all!
Friday, April 27th â€“ Chant â€“ 7 PM â€“ 5000 Boardwalk #13 â€“ $7 suggested donation
Saturday, April 28th â€“ Dragonfest Practice â€“ 3 PM to 6 PM â€“ Treehenge (just east of Lee Martinez Park) â€“ please let me know if you can be there.
Tuesday, May 1st â€“ Mama Sing â€“ 10 AM â€“ Greyrock Commons (2265 Shooting Star Lane) â€“ women and children welcome
Tuesday, May 1st â€“ Beltane Celebration â€“ 5 PM â€“ Treehenge (east of Martinez Park) â€“ men, women, children and leprechauns welcome â€“ ritual first followed by potluck â€“ $10 suggested donation for adults â€“ please bring food/drink to share, drums, flowers, wear happy-colored, flame-resistant clothing! â€“ RSVP
Sunday, May 6th â€“ Fundraiser for SÃ¡raâ€™s schooling â€“ 1 PM to 4 PM â€“ River Rock Commons (520 N Sherwood in Fort Collins) â€“ silent auction, music, DUP, etc. â€“ please contact Marylea to donate items or services for the auction as soon as possible (by May 4th) â€“ by donation
Tuesday, May 8th â€“ Dance of Universal Peace â€“ 7 PM â€“ Sunrise Ranch (5569 NCR 29, Loveland) â€“ $5 suggested donation
Friday, May 11th â€“ Chant â€“ 7 PM â€“ 5000 Boardwalk #13 â€“ $7 suggested donation
Saturday, May 12th â€“ Dragonfest Practice â€“ 11 AM to 2 PM â€“ Treehenge (east of Martinez Park) â€“ again, please let me know if you can make it.
Sunday, May 13th â€“ hug your mama!
Tuesday, May 15th â€“ Dance of Universal Peace â€“ 7:15 PM â€“ River Rock Commons (520 N Sherwood) â€“ $7 suggested donation
Wednesday, May 16th â€“ New Moon Ritual â€“ please let me know if you are interested in participating â€“ this is an open circle with pre-requisites for attendance.
Friday and Saturday, May 18th and 19th â€“ Fundraising Yard Sale for SÃ¡raâ€™s betterment â€“ 416 N Hollywood â€“ please contact Marylea to donate the sooner the better (by May 15th please).
Sunday, May 20th â€“ Dance of Universal Peace â€“ 7 PM â€“ Studio Soma (2540 W 29th in Denver) â€“ $8-12 suggested donation
Tuesday, May 22nd â€“ Dance of Universal Peace for Women â€“ 7 PM â€“ St. Barnabas Church (southeast corner of 13th and Vine in Denver) â€“ facilitated by Mary Ellen Garrett – $6 suggested donation â€“ Mary Ellen is a sweet, devotional dance leader from Estes Park. Please welcome her to the Womenâ€™s Dance circle with your presence.
Tuesday, May 22nd â€“ Zikr with Leilah Be â€“ 7:30 PM â€“ Starhouse in Boulder â€“ $10 â€“ Leilah is my Sufi teacher and is a delightful Zikr leader. It is bound to be a remarkable, powerful, sweet, beautiful, deep and prayerful evening.
Friday, May 25th â€“ Chant â€“ 7 PM â€“ 5000 Boardwalk #13 â€“ $7 suggested donation
Saturday, May 26th â€“ FREE HUGS â€“ 1 PM to 3 PM â€“ Old Town Square Fort Collins â€“ bring your own sign or make one when you arrive. This is a non-political, non-religious, un-agendized expression of open-hearted, love-offering. Bring your long arms and bright smiles. Letâ€™s hug Fort Collins!
Tuesday, May 29th â€“ Zikr â€“ 7:15 PM â€“ River Rock Commons (520 N Sherwood) â€“ $7 suggested donation â€“ I will be leading this evening of Sufi prayer. Come sing and move Toward the One, using our voices, hearts and bodies to align us with the vibration of The Beloved.
Thursday, May 31st â€“ Full Blue Moon Ritual â€“ 7 PM â€“ 5000 Boardwalk #13 â€“ please RSVP early for this ritual. There may be specific things participants need to bring. We usually include a light potluck social time after ritual so bring something to share â€“ $10 suggested donation
Friday, Saturday, Sunday, June 8, 9, 10 â€“ Meadowfest Pagan Campout â€“ Red Feather Ranch â€“ The registration form (I hope) will be available on www.trigoddess.org shortly. In the meantime, you are welcome to e-mail me and I will be happy to forward you the form.
I think my hairâ€™s already on fire and the month hasnâ€™t even started yet!
Which is an excellent reminder to always read the instructions on the fire extinguisher BEFORE you have an emergency. Weâ€™ll have one nearby for Beltane.
To contribute to the fundraising activities, please contact Marylea.
For more information, to RSVP and/or to get directions to any of the other events, please contact me.
If you canâ€™t contact me, try brewing some fresh coffee and baking a chocolate cake, Iâ€™ll be right over.
Singing in the May!