Wednesday 18 February; The Pagan Origins of Heraldry. Talk by Gareth Medway at pagan forum Secret Chiefs, Devereux public house, 20 Devereux Court, off Essex Street, London WC2. Meet from 7.30pm, event starts at 8pm. Admission £2.
Thursday 19 February; A 19th Century Gay Pagan - Introducing Edward Carpenter. Talk by Dr Jenny Alexander at Treadwells, 34 Tavistock Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E 7PB. 7.15pm for 7.30pm start. Entry £5, booking essential. Tel: 020 7240 8906 or email: email@example.com. www.treadwells-london.com/lectures.asp
Friday 20 February; Connecting to Spirit. Lecture by June-Elleni Laine at the College for Psychic Studies, 16 Queensberry Place, London SW7 2EB. 7pm-8.30m. Tickets £5 members, £8 non-members. Tel: 020 7589 3292. http://www.collegeofpsychicstudies.co.uk/
Monday 16 March; Crystal Chakra Healing with Philip Permutt. A practical evening workshop introducing the concepts behind Philip Permutt's latest book The Complete Guide to Crystal Chakra Healing, published by Cico Books. Location: Isis, 1 Market Place, St Albans, Hertfordshire AL3 5DR. Time: from 8pm to 10pm. Tickets £7.50. Advance booking necessary, call iSiS on 01727 866720. Visit http://www.thecrystalhealer.co.uk/. For further information about the book, email firstname.lastname@example.org.
11 & 12 April. Magical Fairy Festival. Family festival and parade organised by Magical Festivals. Venue: The Westgate Hall, Canterbury, Kent. Entry is £5 for adults and £2.50 for children, under 12s are free. Event starts at 10am each day. You can book tickets at http://www.magicalfestivals.co.uk/. For more details call Matthew on 07845438340 or email email@example.com
Saturday April 25; Spring Clean Detox, Herb Day, Walk ‘n’ Workshop with The Wild Wicked Witches. Venue Lee Valley Village YHA, Hertfordshire. Time: 10.30am -5pm, Cost: £60 / £45 concessions, deposit of £20 and booking essential. For details, call Karen on 07865081927 or Fiona on 07830195745. http://www.sensorysolutions.co.uk/
Saturday 25 April; London Lore. Conference run by the Folklore Society and the South East London Folklore Society at The Bishopsgate Institute, 230 Bishopsgate, London EC2M 4QH. Tickets cost £10 or £8 concessions. The event runs from 10am to 5.30pm . To book tickets call 020 7392 9220 during office hours. For more details, visit http://www.bishopsgate.org.uk/events_details.asp?EventsID=343
Saturday 16 May 2009; Witchfest South. Witchcraft convention organised by The Children of Artemis with talks and workshops, entertainment, a bar and catering plus stalls. Venue: Stanley Halls, South Norwood, south London. Tickets cost £9 for CoA members and £12 for non-members. http://www.witchfest.net/
August 7, 8 & 9; Artemis Gathering. Three-day festival in the Oxfordshire countryside with talks, workshops, a bar and catering facilities. Early bird weekend tickets cost £31 for members, £34 for non-members. http://www.witchfest.net/artemis_gathering.htm
Saturday 7 November; Witchfest International. Large pagan and witchcraft convention organised by The Children of Artemis. Venue: Fairfield Halls, Croydon, Surrey. Tickets cost £16 for CoA members and £20 for non-members. http://www.witchfest.net/
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