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



Sunday, September 3, 2017

Autumn Equinox 2017

 Our Autumn Equinox Ritual will be Sunday September 24th.

Join us for the feast of the second harvest! The days and night sit in balance, and the fields are filled with ripening fruit. We give thanks in this season to the Earth Mother, the Landkin, and to the deity of the occasion, Ceridwen.

As with all our rituals, all kind folk are welcome to attend. There will be a time for the folk to make offerings to their own patrons, ancestors, favored kin, or any other such beings. Please bring offerings that are burnable/biodegradable!

Following the rite there will be a time for feasting and fellowship .We encourage those who gather to bring food to share that suits your dietary needs.


Once again we will be at our summer location in Overland Pond Park. Gather at 12 Noon.



Saturday, July 29, 2017

Tomorrow's ritual

Unfortunately we've got a little behind on keeping up with the blog, although our information on Facebook has been kept up to date. Anyway, on Sunday July 30th...



Gŵyl Awst Harvest Festival

The days of the first harvest are upon us! Join us as we begin in the celebration of the bounty of the Earth. We will be honoring the Welsh Deity Manawydan fab Llŷr.

As with all our rituals, all kind folk are welcome to attend. There will be a time for the folk to make offerings to their own patrons, ancestors, favored kin, or any other such beings. Please bring offerings that are burnable/biodegradable!

Gather at 11am for a High Noon Ritual! We are trying to keep cool. Potluck to follow, please bring a dish to share that suits your dietary needs.

Sunday, March 19, 2017

Spring Equinox 2017

The wheel turns, and we enter the season of rebirth and renewal! Join us as we celebrate the Spring Equinox, the warming of the seasons, and the blossoming of the Earth.

The focus of our Ritual will be our own Mother Platte, the lifeblood of the high plains, carrying nourishing water from the roots of the mountains out to the fields of the heartland. We will stand on her shores to give her praise and thanks.

As with all our rituals, all kind folk are welcome to attend. There will be a time for the folk to make offerings to their own patrons, ancestors, favored kin, or any other such beings. Please bring offerings that are burnable/biodegradable!

Following the rite there will be a time for feasting and fellowship .We encourage those who gather to bring food to share that suits your dietary needs.


Once again we will be at our summer location in Overland Pond Park. Gather at 1 pm, ritual begins at 2 pm.

Sunday, January 8, 2017

Imbolc 2017

Although our high day rituals are usually held on Sundays, we have had to reschedule our Imbolc ritual to Saturday January 28th due to scheduling conflicts at our site, the Kirk of Bonnie Brae. I will be posting more information about the ritual soon, but wanted to get this information out now.