Sisterhood of the Sacred Circle
UPCOMING CIRCLES & EVENTS

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ALL WOMEN WELCOME! *








The Recovering Goddess
PASS THE RATTLE 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

RENO
6:30 - 9 pm
Every month at Donna's
check above for our next Reno circle
Doors open at 6pm
Call Donna at 223-3433
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 WOMEN 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

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:
Exploring the Roots of our Past... the Present... and our future as women
Includes: Discussion, Films, Sharing, Sisterhood...

Books Available for Purchase

JOIN US!

Teachings can and do include:


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 NATURE'S
SEASONS and CYCLES


WINTER SOLSTICE - 2016
YULE CIRCLE for Women
Celebrating Lucina & the Feast of Returning Light
A time of hope, promise, regeneration & renewal
Saturday, December 17, 2016
4- 9:30 pm at JoAnna's

CANDLEMAS GATHERING - 2017
WINTER DREAMS RETREAT
Feast of Inspiration, Dedication, Self Love & Divine Recognition
Thursday - Sunday... February 2-3-4-5, 2017
at Camp Galilee in Lake Tahoe
PRE-REGISTRATION REQUIRED

SPRING EQUINOX CIRCLE for Women
Celebrating Beauty, Grace & the Maiden Within
Sunday, March 20, 2016, 1 - 5:30 pm at Rosie's

MAY DAY CIRCLE
Celebrating the Flowering Time of Woman

SUMMER SOLSTICE GATHERING
Celebrating the Mother of Life & Power
Saturday, June 18, 2016
2-7 pm at JoAnna's

LAMMAS GATHERING
Feast of First Fruits
A time of Gratitude & Blessings
Honoring the Queen in ourselves
Saturday... August 7, 2016
4 - 9 pm at JoAnna's

AUTUMN EQUINOX CELEBRATION
A time of Thanksgiving...
The Final Harvest - Honoring the Crone
Saturday,. September 24, 2016
4- 9:30 pm at JoAnna's

SHADOWTIME GATHERING
Entering the Shadows &
Remembering our Ancestors
Saturday, November 5, 2016
4 - 9:30 pm at JoAnna's

ALL SEASONAL GATHERINGS ARE $20
They Include: DRUMMING, SINGING, RITUAL
FEASTING AND GODDESS PRIZE RAFFLES
Join us for a time of....
SISTERHOOD & GODDESS MAGIC

Clean & Sober Participation

Blessings to All of You!
Love JoAnna
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THE SACRED CIRCLE
Reclaiming the Goddess in Recovery

Serving Mother Earth and
Recovering & Reclaiming Women
for over 30 years!
In California & Northern Nevada













Pass the Rattle 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: $20
Includes a Personal Reading, Tea, Coffee, Snacks

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

Space is limited so reserve your spot now!
or RSVP by the Wednesday before a scheduled date

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, August 28, 2016
Noon - 5 pm
RSVP with JoAnna at 775-882-1599

Minimum Donation: $20
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Weekly in Carson City:
WOMEN'S SPIRITUALITY STUDIES
ALL WOMEN ARE WELCOME!

Includes:  Teachings... Films... Discussion
Summer Schedule began on: June 6, 2016

We are covering:  Exploring the past .... the present ... and our possible future...
including the Timelines of our past Patriarchal Past and Matriarchal Herstory...
This includes:  the Roots of Patriarchy... Monotheist Religions ... Political systems...

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

Starting on September 5, 2016 --- the Dianic Tradition & Priestess Training

Minimum Donation: $10
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Online PASS THE RATTLE CIRCLES
Reclaiming the power of the Divine Feminine

Join us as we share our experience, strength & hope

Every Sunday evening ---- 6 - 7:30 pm  (Pacific Time)
on Zoom
Zoom Room opens at 5:35 pm

To participate ....
Go to Zoom.us to open your free account...

Once Zoom is downloaded on your computor:
Open your page.... click "JOIN A MEETING"
and enter our meeting number:
874 480 990
and it will take you right into the Circle.

All women welcome
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FEAST of the FIRST FRUITS
Women's Lammas Gathering

Saturday.... August 6 ..... 4 - 9 pm
at JoAnna's in Carson City

Donation: $20

The Goddess is Alive -- Magic is Afoot!
Join us to celebrate the first harvest of the season...
Includes: Drumming, Singing, Sharing, Raffle, Sacred Play

BRING: Your drum or rattle.... A side dish or finger food to share...
Extra Cash for Raffle Tickets .... Donations for the raffle table

PLEASE RSVP if you plan to attend
call JoAnna at 775-882-1599

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The Sacred Circle is part of the:
Gather the Women Global Matrix

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

GO TO:
www.TheRecoveringGoddess.com








The Sacred Circle
in RENO!

Our next Circle will be:

Friday... August 12, 2016
6:30 - 9 pm
at Donna's house

Doors Open at 6 pm

Coffee and Tea will be served...

Bring.... Yourself  and
a donation for the cauldron

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

To learn more about Donna, go to The Grove

THE SACRED CIRCLE
is now part of
GATHER THE WOMEN GLOBAL MATRIX


To Sign onto GTW... Go to:
gatherthewomen.org