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Join earth activist Starhawk for a “Light is Returning” Workshop & Spiral Dance, Sunday, December 9 at The Vortex. Starhawk is a veteran of progressive movements and is deeply committed to bringing the techniques and creative power of spirituality to political activism.
Join Reclaiming LA & Evolver LA to celebrate the Winter Solstice with STARHAWK!
Sunday, December 9
12:00pm :: Doors open for workshop
12:30-3:30pm :: Workshop
3:30-4:30pm :: Delicious Organic Vegetarian meal by Good Alien (optional)
4:30-5:00pm :: Doors open for Winter’s Dream ritual
5:00-7:00pm :: Winter’s Dream ritual
7:00-8:00pm :: Post-ritual socializing
2341 East Olympic Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90022
*Conveniently located near Downtown L.A.
*Carpooling and biking encouraged!
Workshop: $25 in advance by Friday, Dec. 7; $30 at the door
Ritual: $20 in advance by Friday, Dec. 7; $25 at the Door
Ritual+Meal $30 in Advance by Friday, Dec. 7; $35 at the Door
Workshop + Meal $35 in Advance by Friday, Dec. 7; $40 at the Door
Workshop+Ritual: $40 in Advance by Friday, Dec. 7; $50 at the Door
Workshop + Ritual + Meal $50 in Advance by Friday, Dec. 7; $60 at the Door
Organic Meal: $10
More Info: email@example.com
In the WORKSHOP "Light is Returning: Solstice Stories for the New Era", we'll share & transform our personal stories to deepen our bonds of connection. Stories tell us who we are and who we can be. They can limit or liberate us - and winter is the time for telling them. In this half-day workshop we'll form affinity groups around our passions and interests. Using the tools of ritual, meditation, trance and song, together we'll co-create the tales of liberation that can heal ourselves and the world.
After the workshop and a delicious organic meal, we will anticipate the longest night of the year with a Winter’s Dream RITUAL & SPIRAL DANCE led by Starhawk and Reclaiming LA. Join us in sacred space as we dance the spiral. celebrate community, and rebirth our selves and our world. [In support of those in recovery, this ritual is drug and alcohol free.]
She is a founder of Earth Activist Trainings (EAT): intensive seminars that combine a Permaculture design certificate course with a focus on political organizing, activism, and earth-based spirituality. Starhawk has authored or co-authored twelve books, including the classic The Spiral Dance, The Empowerment Manual: A Guide for Collaborative Groups, and The Fifth Sacred Thing, now in development as a feature film.
ABOUT RECLAIMING LA
Reclaiming LA is a community of women and men in the greater Los Angeles area who celebrate earth-based spirituality in support of justice in all its forms – environmental, social, political, racial, gender, and economic. http://reclaimingla.org/
ABOUT EVOLVER LA
Evolver Los Angeles is the LA-based hub of the Evolver Network's regional activity happening in more than 40 cities worldwide. Evolver Los Angeles supports creative transformation through leading edge art projects, musical performances, film screenings, educational presentations, workshops and social activism with a focus on organic living and sustainability.
http://www.evolvernetwork.org/ for more information.