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Shining Lakes Grove Events

This schedule was prepared on October 7th, 2014.

Business Meeting

Tuesday, October 14th
Panera Bread, 1773 Plymouth Rd., Ann Arbor
7 - 9 PM
Discussion of general business and setting of the calendar. All welcome.

River Roundup

Saturday, October 18th
NEW Center, 1100 N. Main, Ann Arbor
9 AM - 5 PM
Join us as we visit our watershed's local streams to measure their health by taking water and insect samples. Sponsored by the Huron River Watershed Council's Adopt-a-Stream Program. Please register in advance by contacting jfrenzel@hrwc.org

Coffee Hour

Friday, October 24th
Sweetwaters Coffee and Tea, 3393 Plymouth Rd., Ann Arbor
8 - 11 PM
A time to get together with friends and discuss topics of interest to us all. All welcome.

Bug ID Day

Sunday, October 26th
NEW Center, 1100 N. Main, Ann Arbor
12 noon - 5 PM
Join us as we count the insect samples we collected at the River Roundup. Sponsored by the Huron River Watershed Council's Adopt-a-Stream Program. Please register in advance by contacting jfrenzel@hrwc.org

An Bruane

Sunday, October 26th
3 PM
Rituals and advanced spiritual explorations, for those who wish to go beyond the standard High Day rituals. Members only, please.
Topic: After doing our public service work at the HRWC's Bug ID Day, we'll go to Ypsilanti to do trance work to contact the spirit of the stream that runs by our nemeton.

Liturgists' Roundtable

Tuesday, October 28th
Sweetwaters Coffee and Tea, 3393 Plymouth Rd., Ann Arbor
7 - 9 PM
Help us plan our upcoming Samhain rituals! All welcome.

Samhain Weekend

Friday, November 7th - Saturday, November 8th
Cavallo Equestrian Centre, 2185 N. Harris Rd., Ypsilanti
Two days of rituals, workshops, and celebration!

Schedule:

Friday
7 PM: Fire Lighting Ritual
8 PM: Swearing In of the New Leadership Council
9 PM: Non-Celtic Ritual of some sort

Saturday
1 PM: Workshop of some sort
2 to 4 PM: Samhain Afternoon Ritual: Join us as we celebrate the reunion of our tribal father Lugh and our river goddess Ana. This ritual will feature a craft project, and is suitable for all ages. There will be a raffle and potluck after the rite.
4 to 5 PM: Workshop of some other sort
5 to 6 PM: Ritual Prep
6 to 8:30 PM: Samhain Evening Ritual: Join us as we honor the Ancestors and Mannanan, our god of the Otherworld. This ritual uses themes of death and rebirth, and may not be suitable for young children.
8:30 to 10 PM: Ancestor Dinner. Bring your ancestors' favorite dish to share!

Samhain Afternoon Ritual

Saturday, November 8th
Cavallo Equestrian Centre, 2185 N. Harris Rd., Ypsilanti
2 - 4 PM
Our family-friendly Samhain ritual, honoring Lugh and Ana.

Samhain Evening Ritual

Saturday, November 8th
Cavallo Equestrian Centre, 2185 N. Harris Rd., Ypsilanti
6 - 8:30 PM
Our evening ritual, honoring Manannan and the Ancestors,

Business Meeting

Tuesday, November 11th
Panera Bread, 1773 Plymouth Rd., Ann Arbor
7 - 9 PM
Discussion of general business and setting of the calendar. All welcome.

Coffee Hour

Friday, November 21st
Sweetwaters Coffee and Tea, 3393 Plymouth Rd., Ann Arbor
8 - 11 PM
A time to get together with friends and discuss topics of interest to us all. All welcome.

An Bruane

Tuesday, November 25th
330 Chidester St. #812, Ypsilanti
7 - 9 PM
Rituals and advanced spiritual explorations, for those who wish to go beyond the standard High Day rituals. Members only, please.

Liturgists' Roundtable

Tuesday, December 2nd
Sweetwaters Coffee and Tea, 3393 Plymouth Rd., Ann Arbor
7 - 9 PM
Help us plan our upcoming Yule ritual! All welcome.

Coffee Hour

Friday, December 5th
Sweetwaters Coffee and Tea, 3393 Plymouth Rd., Ann Arbor
8 - 11 PM
A time to get together with friends and discuss topics of interest to us all. All welcome.

Business Meeting

Tuesday, December 9th
Panera Bread, 1773 Plymouth Rd., Ann Arbor
7 - 9 PM
Discussion of general business and setting of the calendar. All welcome.

Fire Lighting Ceremony

Saturday, December 13th
330 Chidester St. #812, Ypsilanti
7 PM
We gather together to kindle the hearth fire and take it to our homes, to tend through the night. We will also do craft projects for the next day's ritual. All welcome.

Yule Ritual

Sunday, December 14th
Friends Meeting, 1420 Hill St., Ann Arbor
2 - 5 PM
Join us as we honor Danu and Bel, our primal mother and father deities. There will be a raffle and potluck after the rite. All welcome.