Women Friends Gathering 2017
Free
Women Friends Gathering 2017

Women Friends Gathering 2017

Event Information

Share this event

Date and Time

Location

Location

Unitarian Church of Vancouver Hewett Hall

949 West 49th Avenue

Vancouver, BC

Canada

View Map

Friends Who Are Going
Event description

Description

You (and your women friends) are invited to join a celebratory gathering of women friends on

Saturday January 7, 2016

Potluck, conversation, activities start at 6pm

Circle dancing, recycled gift exchange ("mathoms") and cauldron

Come for any or all

Please join women friends--new and old. New friends and old come together to celebrate our connections and draw the circle of friendship wider still.

Date: Saturday, January 7, 2016

Location: Unitarian Hall, 949 West 49th Avenue

RSVP appreciated.

Bring:

  • a potluck dish to share
  • an unwrapped reusable item (scarf, jewelry, soap, handbag, art objects) that you're ready to pass along. You'll be invited to choose a gift.

Items left will be given away to the Unitarian Church refugee committee.

Meditation Room: You'll be invited to select a card to forecast your coming year and make a name tag to facilitate introductions.

CONTEMPLATIVE COLLAGE

Come early around 4 pm if you'd like some quiet time to create a collage - perhaps reflecting on the year past or considering your intention for the coming year.

Materials will remain available throughout the evening. in the Fireside Room - this is a quiet, reflective area, especially during the sacred circle dancing.

6pm

conversations and potluck … (Lindsey-Priestley)

7-8:30pm

  • sacred circle dances

6-8:30pm

  • Gift exchange - ("mathoms") bring a recyclable/reusable gift to exchange. Leftovers will be donated to UCV Refugee committee for giving to refugee families or selling by donation with proceeds for support of refugees. (Fireside Room). Leave your gifts (unwrapped) any time. 8:30 you'll choose as many gifts as you brought. (some people bring none; some many!) Put on the shelves in Hall Alcove.

Around 8:30 pm

  • A ritual burning of the old year (entirely safe, but fire extinguisher will be near by anyways) - Fireside Room. Facilitator: Mary

Late or lost? Call my cell: 604-617-0142

This is sponsored by Vancouver Unitarians and coordinated by Mary Bennett. All members and friends are welcome.

Donations towards the Unitarian Labyrinth fund welcome.

Share with friends

Date and Time

Location

Unitarian Church of Vancouver Hewett Hall

949 West 49th Avenue

Vancouver, BC

Canada

View Map

Save This Event

Event Saved