Sisterhood of the Sacred Circle
UPCOMING CIRCLE EVENTS

Join Mama J for Upcoming Events!


















ALL WOMEN WELCOME! *








The Recovering Goddess
PASS THE RATTLE RECOVERY CIRCLES
for Recovering & Reclaiming Women

Come share your experience,strength and hope
with recovering sisters who honor Mother Nature,
and the Spirit of the Divine Feminine

Includes: Personal Stories of Recovery, Discovery & Empowerment

Coffee or Tea provided... No Fees... Love Offering Accepted
MEMBERS & GUESTS WELCOME - CLEAN & SOBER PARTICIPATION

NORTHERN NEVADA
Carson City
Near College Parkway & Lompa Lane
Every Thursday evening...
6 - 8:30 pm at JoAnna's
Doors open at 5:30 pm
Call JoAnna at 775 - 882-1599
for directions or questions

GRASS VALLEY, CALIFORNIA
Serving Grass Valley & Nevada City
Every Tuesday evening
6-8 pm at Leslie's
Doors open at 5:30pm
Call Leslie at 530-545-8003
for directions or questions

SOUTH BAY AREA
San Jose
Near Hostetter & Capitol Ave
Every Wednesday Evening
7 - 9 pm at Mira's
doors open at 6:30 pm
Call Mira at 408 - 251-4677
for directions or questions

About Pass the Rattle Circles

"If a woman isn't reclaiming the Goddess in Recovery...
She isn't recovering!"
 -- Mama J --

Let's Remember...
WHEN WE HEAL, THE EARTH HEALS!
Blessed Be







THE RECOVERING GODDESS

Women's Spirituality
Studies & Discussion
with Mama J

Knowledge, Healing & Empowerment
for Women of all Ages

Every Monday Night
from 6 - 9 pm in Carson City

Minimum Donation: $10

Join us in The Sacred Circle to explore various topics that
help a woman recover and reclaim her true feminine spirit

Doors Open at 5:30 pm
* Bring a Folder or Binder for Handouts
Coffee & Tea Served

ALL WOMEN WELCOME! *

Teachings include:

The Women's Movement & Feminism Today
Why Women struggle in Recovery Programs... The roots of our dysfunction & addictions
Origins of the Bible & Modern Day Religions  -  The Dying & Resurrecting God
Roots of Christianity other Major religions -  Ancient Mysteries -  Women's Religion
Going from Earth Honoring Societies to Patriarchal Power - Over Societies
The Goddess Remembered... Burning Times... Full Circle... 13 Indigenous Grandmothers
Power of  Myth and Mythology ... The Sacred Wheel of Life.... The Elements of Creation...
Solar Cycles... Lunar Cycles... Women's Cycles .... Chakras... Waking the Magical Brain...
The Early Women's Movement... Women's Movement of Today.... Gathering the Goddesses....
Women's Bodies, Women's Wisdom - Women's Cycles  &  Seasons - Maiden, Mother, Queen, Crone
Recovering and Reclaiming Ancient Ways to Heal our lives... The Laws of Attraction...
The Steps of Recovery.... Reclaiming our Power & Integrity as Recovering  Women....
Our  Chakra's and Power Centers.... How we give away power & how to stop it...
Healing Dynamics for everyday life... Astrology... How to understand your Birth Chart..
A woman's way through the Big Book.... reclaiming our voice in recovery programs...
Importance of Unity in Recovery.... Reclaiming our sacred spaces.....
Roots of Codependency... the four fold levels of addiction & how to heal..
Religion vs Spirituality ... Living in the NOW... Staying Healthy in Recovery...
and many more topics for recovering & reclaiming women...

The greatest gift a woman can give herself
is a
real education!

For Questions or Directions
Contact JoAnna @ 775-882-1599

Blessed Be





MOON CIRCLES
Join your sisters in the circle for a festive time
of lunar magic to honor Earth and Spirit

Singing - Drumming - Ritual - Creativity
Feasting - Merriment - Sisterhood

Moon Circle's are usually held on a Saturday
or Sunday closest to the Full Moon

ALWAYS BRING: Your drum or rattle,
Food to Share... & ... a $10 Donation

Members & Guests Welcome *
Clean & Sober Participation Only

See Ads Above OR Check Here
for the Next Moon Circle
in the High Sierras or South Bay Area








CELEBRATING THE SACRED
SEASONS & CYCLES OF LIFE
2015

MEMBERS & GUESTS
WELCOME! *

Clean and Sober Participation Only!

WINTER SOLSTICE -2015
YULE CIRCLE for Women
Feast of Incoming Light & Rebirth
A time of hope, promise, joy and celebration
Saturday, 5-10 pm in Carson City

CANDLEMAS GATHERING- 2015
Feast of Inspiration , Self Love & Divine Recognition
Friday - Sunday... February 6-7-8, 2015
at Camp Galilee in Lake Tahoe
PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED
See Retreat Page

SPRING EQUINOX CIRCLE for Women
Celebrating the Inner Child of Beauty and Grace
Friday, March 20, 2015
at Rosies in Carson City
PLEASE RSVP to JoAnna

MAY DAY CIRCLE
Feast of Sacred Love & Unification
Celebrating the Flowering Time in Community
Saturday, May 2, 2015  --- 3 pm
at Rosie's in Carson City


SUMMER SOLSTICE CIRCLE
for Men and Women

Celebrating Abundance, Life & Power
Saturday... June 20, 2015
at
Rosie's in Carson City

LAMMAS
Feast of Gratitude
Celebrate with us in Community Circle
Saturday, August 1, 2015
at JoAnna's

AUTUMN EQUINOX CELEBRATION
Feast of the Wise Ones & Final Harvest
September 26, 2015

HALLOWEEN CIRCLE
Remembering all that went before
Saturday, October 31, 2016
at JoAnna's
in Carson City
Upcoming Retreats - Festivals
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Join us in the Sisterhood of
THE SACRED CIRCLE
Festivities in the Goddess Tradition

Serving Recovering Women
& the Divine Feminine for over 25 years!
In the South Bay Area & Northern Nevada














Circles ~ Tarot Circles ~ Women's Lodges
Nature Retreats ~ Women's Gatherings ~ Workshops
Pass the Rattle Recovery Circles - Women's Spirituality Studies






Upcoming in Carson City
TAROT CIRCLES
For Women

Sunday, April 19, 2015
Noon - 5 pm

Join us for a mystical afternoon of Inspiration & Revelation
as we invoke the Fates of Fortune, Love & Destiny...

Mama J has practiced the ancient art of the Tarot for over 50 years
so join us as we gather in a circle of Sisterhood, Sharing & Fun
to have your personal path revealed by the wisdom of the ages

Minimum Donation: $20
Includes a Personal Reading, Tea or Coffee

Reservations Are Required!
Call JoAnna at 775-882-1599

Space is limited so reserve your spot now!
RSVP by the Wednesday before











    SWEAT LODGE
    CEREMONIES
    In the Spirit of Native America

    Fire of purification, steam from sacred stones,
    Prayer ties and tobacco, meld with spirit songs...
                                                                   ~ Jamie Sans ~


    For centuries,  Native American people as well as many of our ancestors
    have understood the purpose of purifying the body, mind and emotions
    to heal at the deepest levels and bring us into balance with ourselves,
    Mother  Earth and the Spirit of all life. We continue this ancient wisdom...

    Join us in The Sacred Circle for a time of song, prayer,
    and healing in the Purification Lodge as we bind our
    hearts, share our dreams & renew our spirits....

      Our NEXT LODGE will be held:
     
 at Community Circle
     
 APRIL 4th .... at JoAnna's
     
 5 pm until ????

    BRING:  A large Towel....  $10 donation
         OR a large bundle of natural firewood...   
       
  Food to Share... Bottle of Drinking Water....

    Wear: Loose Clothing... Skirts... Dresses...
    T-Shirts.... Shorts....Night gowns... Loose pants...
    whatever feels right... also bring thongs for feet...

    For questions, or if you'd like to be notified about
    our events or be added to our circle email list...
    * Also, to request a Lodge, please call JoAnna.

    Contact JoAnna at 775-882-1599
    or silverwitch@pyramid.net to RSVP

    O' Mitake Oysin


* Right of Refusal

Some women may be not be compatible with our primary purpose,
our members, or our particular Circle environment for various reasons.
Therefore, JoAnna reserves the right to refuse membership or participation
to anyone who may compromise the harmony, sanctity or integrity of  
The Sacred Circle.

Blessed Be





COMMUNITY CIRCLES

Community Circles are held in every season in Carson City
for recovering & reclaiming men & women who honor Earth & Spirit

They can include:
Drumming Circle... Pass the Rattle Circle... Teachings & Discussion.... Divination...
Sweat Lodge Ceremony ... Seasonal Rituals.... Educational Films... Group Projects

Please Join us  ----  Bring Pot Luck Dishes ----- $5 - $ 10 donation

Community Circles are listed above... or...
www.TheRecoveringGoddess.com





UPCOMING EVENTS  in
THE SACRED CIRCLE
Carson City
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WOMEN'S MAY DAY CIRCLE
The Goddess is Alive! Magic is Afoot!
Saturday... May 2... 3 pm until ????
at Rosie's in Carson City

Please RSVP if you plan to attend...
by contacting JoAnna

so we can prepare properly

Join us for day of Sisterhood & Goddess Magic!
Includes: Sacred Wheel Ritual & Maypole Dance

Bring: Drum, Rattle, Pot Luck Dish
$10 - $20 Donation

PLEASE RSVP to Rosie at 841-3857
to let her know what "dish" you'll be bringing
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TAROT CLASS & WORKSHOP
with JoAnna       

will begin Sunday, April 12th
from Noon - 5 pm

8 sessions --- $150 --- or $20 per session
If you don't show, you'll still owe

Class Dates:
April: 12th & 26th  -----  May 17th & 31st
June 14th & 28th --- July 12th & 26th

Call JoAnna to Register at 775-882-1599
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Women's TAROT CIRCLE
Sunday, April 19, 2015
Noon - 5:30 pm
RSVP with JoAnna
at 882-1599
Minimum Donation: $20
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SPRING COMMUNITY CIRCLE & LODGE
for Recovering & Reclaiming... Men & Women
Includes: Fire Circle... Drumming... Singing... Healing....
Saturday... April 4, 2015
5 pm until ?????   ---  Please RSVP
See Lodge Information Below
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Weekly in Carson City:
Women's Spirituality Studies - Monday 6pm
& Pass the Rattle Recovery Circle - Thursday 6 pm
Doors open at 5:30 pm.... See Ads Below

To be added on our Email List...
contact JoAnna at 775-882-1599
or silverwitch@pyramid.net

CIRCLE ACTIVITIES... are also listed on:
www.TheRecoveringGoddess.com





For information or events in:
THE SACRED CIRCLE - San Jose
CALL MIRA - 408 - 857-7244

THE SACRED CIRCLE - Grass Valley
CALL LESLIE - 530 - 545-8003