Samhain Celebration

Samhain Celebration
Location: Deeply Rooted
7021 Bungaloo Rd.
Athens, WI
Date: Friday, October 30, 2015 - Sunday, November 1, 2015

samhain-altar

Join us for our Samhain Celebration!  Listen as the Ancestors speak through the wind…

Due to the construction of our new lodge, there are no indoor sleeping spaces.  There is still plenty of space for camping.  Be sure to bring plenty of blankets!

 

Friday

  • 6pm – Arrival and set up
  • Dusk- Bonfire, Drumming , Dancing, Chanting
  • 7:00pm – Silent Supper (a silent meal with our ancestors)

Saturday

  • 9am – Breakfast
  • 11am – Land Walkabout — Tour of Deeply Rooted
  • Noon – Pumpkin Carving and Apple Bobbing
  • 1pm – Lunch
  • 3pm – Workshop: History and Practices of Samhain
  • 5:30pm – Potluck Feast
  • 7:30pm – Main Ritual – Druidic Ritual (ADF) – Protogrove of the Whispering Spirits
  • 8pm – Candle Labyrinth (open until midnight weather permitting)
  • 11pm – Gate Ritual by the Hemlocks (by Wade)
  • Throughout the Evening: Bonfire with Drumming, dancing, chanting, etc

Sunday

  • 9am – Breakfast
  • 11am – Board Of Directors meeting
  • 1pm – Departures

Things to Bring: Dish to pass for the Saturday potluck, food & drinks for yourself and your family for the other meals (sometimes we share to mix it up, but it is not required.  There are always snacks available.).  Camping gear (bring lots of blankets because it can get very chilly at night, and we do not currently have an indoor location to retreat to.  Hand warmers are recommended for putting inside sleeping bags for warmth), drums/rattles/other noisemakers for around the fire, photos or memorabilia of loved ones that have passed for the ancestor altar (optional).

Register – Pay with PayPal | Pay at Deeply Rooted


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