Sisterhood of the Sacred Circle
UPCOMING CIRCLES & 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

About Pass the Rattle Circles

"If a woman isn't reclaiming the Divine Feminine 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

Suggested Donation: $10 - $20

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

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

ALL WOMEN WELCOME! *

Current Topic:
Gather the Women, Save the World
Reclaiming Who we Are...

Includes: Discussion, Films, Sharing, Sisterhood...

Books Available for Purchase

JOIN US!

Teachings can and do include:
The Women's Movement & Feminism Today

The Recovering & Reclaiming Path in The Sacred Circle --- Our Traditions & 13 Step Path
Why Women struggle in Recovery Programs... Patriarchy: The Root of our Codependency & addictions
Origins of the Bible & Modern Day Religions  -  The Myth of the Dying & Resurrecting God
Overview of Monotheist Religions -  Ancient Mysteries -  Women's Traditions & Returning to our Roots
From Earth Honoring Societies to Patriarchal Power-Over Societies and back again...
The Goddess Remembered... Burning Times... Full Circle... 13 Indigenous Grandmothers...
The 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 Women....
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
Principles of Recovery.... Reclaiming our Power & Integrity as Recovering  Women....
Our Chakra's and Power Centers.... How we give away our power & how to stop it...
Healing Dynamics for everyday life... Astrology... How to understand our Birth Chart..
A woman's way through the Steps.... Reclaiming our voice as women in recovery programs...
The Importance of Unity in Recovery .... Reclaiming our sacred spaces as women...
The Roots of Codependency... the Four- fold levels of addiction & how to heal...
Religion vs Spirituality ... Living in the NOW... Staying Healthy in Recovery...
The Women's Movement --- Embracing Feminism --- Sisterhood --- Healing....
Women's Health and Happiness... Healing the body and soul...
Taking back our natural spiritual authority as women...and more

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... & ...  $20 Donation

Members & Guests Welcome *
Clean & Sober Participation Only

Check our Upcoming Events
for upcoming Women's Circles







Women Gathering Together in 2016
CELEBRATING MOTHER NATURE'S
SEASONS and CYCLES

The Sacred Circle is proud to be a part of
GATHER THE WOMEN GLOBAL MATRIX
If you'd like to join us for events & retreats
please sign-up by going to:

Gatherthewomen.org

GATHER THE WOMEN &
GATHER THE WOMEN NEVADA, USA
is also on FACEBOOK

ALL WOMEN WELCOME! *
Clean and Sober Participation Only!

WINTER SOLSTICE -2015
YULE CIRCLE for Women
Celebrate the Feast of Returning Light
A time of hope, promise, rebirth and renewal
Saturday, 4- 9 pm in Carson City

Celebrate CANDLEMAS - 2016
at the WINTER DREAMS RETREAT
Feast of Inspiration , Self Love & Divine Recognition
Friday - Sunday... February 7-8-9-10, 2016
at Camp Galilee in Lake Tahoe
PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED
Register on Retreat Page


SPRING EQUINOX CIRCLE for Women
Celebrating our Beauty and Grace and Child Within
Sunday.... March 20, 2016 ..... 1 - 5:30 pm
at Rosie's House .... Donation:$25

MAY DAY CIRCLE
Celebrating the Flowering Time of Woman
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SUMMER SOLSTICE GATHERING
Celebrating the Mother of Abundance, Life & Power
will be held on Sunday, June 19th
at Rosie's in Carson City....


LAMMAS
Feast of Gratitude

Honoring the Queen of Life
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AUTUMN EQUINOX CELEBRATION
Feast of the Final Harvest - Honoring the Wisewoman
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HALLOWEEN
Remembering our Ancestors
& Celebrating the Crone of Winter
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All will be welcome!

* I will be taking a lot of
time off this year to publish my
writings and participate in the

l
arger Women's Community
Wishing all of you
a very prosperous & healthy 2016...
Love JoAnna
Upcoming Retreats - Festivals
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Lady J.


Join us in the Sisterhood of
THE SACRED CIRCLE
Reclaiming the Divine Feminine in Recovery

Serving Mother Earth and
Recovering & Reclaiming Women

for over 25 years!
In California & Northern Nevada













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







In Carson City
TAROT CIRCLES
For Women

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: $25
Includes a Personal Reading, Tea, Coffee, Snacks

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

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

Go to: www.TheRecoveringGoddess.com
for the next Tarot Circle




Women's 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: ????

      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

UPCOMING EVENTS  in
THE SACRED CIRCLE
Carson City
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Next Women's TAROT CIRCLE
Sunday, May 15, 2016
Noon - 5 pm
RSVP with JoAnna at 775-882-1599
sliding $25 - $50 scale
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Weekly in Carson City:

WOMEN'S SPIRITUALITY STUDIES
ALL WOMEN WELCOME!

Includes:  Teachings...Films... Discussion

Every Monday Evening --- 6 - 9 pm
Doors open at 5: 30 pm  -- Books available

Suggested Donation: $10
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PASS THE RATTLE CIRCLE
Recovering & Reclaiming the Divine Feminine
Sharing our stories and our experience, strength & hope
Every Thursday evening ---- 6 - 8:30 pm
at JoAnna's
Doors open at 5:30 pm
No dues or fees
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SUMMER SOLSTICE GATHERING
for Women & Girls - will be held

Sunday.... June 19 ..... 2 - 8 pm
at Rosie's in Carson City .... Cost: $20

The Goddess is Alive -- Magic is Afoot!

Join us in the full moon time  to celebrate the first day of Summer!
Includes: Drumming, Singing,
Ritual & Goddess Raffle...

BRING: Your drum or rattle.... A pot luck dish or finger food to share...
Extra cash for raffle tickets... and donations for our raffle table *

Prices for Raffle Tickets range from $5 -- $50  

PLEASE RSVP if you plan to attend
call Rosie at 775-841-3857 - or - JoAnna at 775-882-1599
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APRIL MOON CIRCLE
Friday... April 22, 2016 --- 6-9 pm --- at Donna's in Reno

Bring your drum... rattle... pot luck dish... and donation

Rachel from Sacred Earth Retreat will be our honored guest
so please join us to celebrate her 80th birthday & her gifts to women

R. S. V. P. by calling Donna at 775-223-3433
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If you'd like to be on our Email List...
contact JoAnna at 775-882-1599
or silverwitch@pyramid.net
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The Sacred Circle is happy to be a part of:
Gather the Women Global Matrix


Pass the Rattle Circle
in Grass Valley California
For information
CALL LESLIE
530 - 545-8003

For a LIST of UPCOMING
SPRING EVENTS IN
THE SACRED CIRCLE...

GO TO:
www.TheRecoveringGoddess.com






The Sacred Circle
in RENO!

Circle will be held on:
Friday, April 22, 2016
6 - 9 pm at Donna's

For directions -- or -- to RSVP
call Donna at 775-223-3433

To learn more about Donna, go to The Grove