Sunday, January 14, 2018

Imbolc 2018

Join Chokecherry Grove, ADF, on Saturday February 3rd, as we celebrate Imbolc.

Imbolc is one of the 4 Celtic fire festivals, and we will be honoring Brigid.
Whether you see her as the Goddess Brighid, or as Saint Brigid, all friendly faces are welcome.
The ritual will be at the Kirk of Bonnie Brae Church in Denver. The address is

1201 S Steele St, Denver, CO 80210

We will be in the courtyard which faces Steele Street. There is a small parking lot, or you may park around the corner on Arizona Street.
Gather at 3 for Brighid Cross making, ritual at 4.


After ritual there will be a potluck, so please bring something to share.
We ask that you make an effort to bring something homemade, with some local ingredients. (local as in the state of Colorado) Support your local farmers and gardeners!


Saturday, December 23, 2017

Paths and Traditions Fair 2018

Some members of Chokecherry Grove will be at the 2018 Path & Traditions Fair.

Where:
Jefferson Unitarian Church
14350 West 32nd Avenue
Golden, Colorado, 80401

When: 10 am to 4 pm on Saturday January 13th.

About the event:
Pagan and Polytheist religions include many different groups and traditions. It is a rich and diverse community; come find out what your local community has to offer!

The Paths and Traditions Fair is an open house event to start you on your spiritual way, to find others following your same path, or to better understand your fellow Pagans.

You will have the opportunity to speak directly with representatives of multiple different Pagan and Polytheistic traditions. Throughout the day, groups will be presenting short introductions on their traditions in the classrooms.

Come see if the Druid Path is right for you.




Gray Pathway Surrounded by Green Tress

Sunday, November 19, 2017

Yule Ritual 2017

We will be celebrating Yule this year on Sunday December 17.
Location:
Spirit Wise Gifts
6590 South Broadway
Centennial CO 80121

The ritual will be in their basement. There are stairs down, but no elevator.

We will be gathering at 3 for ritual prep, and the ritual will start at 4.
The celebrant will be Rev. GR Grove.
It will be a Norse ritual, and the deity of the occasion will be Odin.
There will be time during the ritual for attendants to give offerings of their own (to an ancestor, favorite deity, or nature spirit, etc).
After the ritual there will be a potluck so please bring food that meets your dietary needs.
We hope to see you there. :)



Monday, October 16, 2017

Samhain 2017



We will be celebrating Samhain this year on Sunday October 29th. As the winter season begins, we leave our familiar site beside our Mother Platte and move to a series of more sheltered locations. For Samhain, that will be 2929 S Elm Street, Denver, CO.
The time will be 6-9 pm.
The celebrant will be Rev. Rowen Grove.
The main deity of the occasion will be The Morrígan.
There will be time during the ritual for attendants to give offerings of their own (to an ancestor, favorite deity, or nature spirit, etc).
After the ritual there will be a potluck so please bring food that meets your dietary needs.
We hope to see you there.

Saturday, October 7, 2017

Rocky Mountain Retreat 2017 starts soon !

Chokecherry Grove, ADF is about to have its 3rd annual Rocky Mountain Retreat. All friendly faces are welcome!

Details can be found on our retreat page,
http://www.chokecherryadf.org/p/blog-page_25.html

We hope to see you there!

Sunday, September 24, 2017

Denver Pagan Pride Day 2017

Chokecherry Grove, ADF will be at Denver Pagan Pride Day on Sunday, October 1st 2017. The festivities will be at Cheesman Park.
We will be presenting an ADF Core Order Druid ritual at 12 noon.
We will also be waiting to talk to you at our booth, where we will have information about ADF and our fast approaching Rocky Mountain Retreat. See you there!


https://denverpaganpride.org/

Wednesday, September 13, 2017

Our Retreat is one month away

Chokecherry Grove, ADF's 3rd annual Rocky Mountain Retreat is one month away.
Please join us October 13-15 for a weekend of Druid fun!

The Friday night Bardic / Drumming Circle is reserved for those who have registered on the website.

Saturday will be a full day of activities, and will conclude with an ADF Unity Ritual, usually seen only at regional festivals. This will be followed by a potluck supper, allowing time for fellowship and discussion. Mark your calendars and preregister now - attendance may be capped due to space constraints.

To learn more please visit our Rocky Mountain Retreat Page,
 http://www.chokecherryadf.org/p/blog-page_25.html