Monday 20 April; Introducing Shamanism: Spirit Helpers, Power Animals and the Three Worlds. Seminar at The Open Centre, 188 Old Street, London EC1V 9FR. 6.30pm -9pm. Cost £12, £8 concessions. Booking essential as there is no reception on the door at the centre. Tel 07748 964 986 or visit http://www.shamanintheuk.blogspot.com/ or http://www.shaman.uk.net/.
Wednesday 22 April; Earth Day Event: Clean up of Brighton beach with Eco-friendly Pagans. Meet at 11am at the pier, Brighton. Bring). a bag to collect litter. The clean-up will be followed by cakes and wine on the beach, or in a nearby pub.
Wednesday 22 April; The Cunning Craftsman. Steve Patterson talks about the crafting of magical tools at The Moot With No Name, Devereux public house, 20 Devereux Court, off Essex Street, London WC2. Meet from 7.30pm, event starts at 8pm. Admission £2.
Thursday 23rd April; St George's Day ceremony at Cross Bones Graveyard. Vigil and celebration to remember the outcast dead of Cross Bones and to honour St George as an inclusive patron saint, with The Goose and John Crow. Free entry, bring flowers. Meet 6.45pm for prompt 7pm start in Redcross Way, London SE1 by the shrine at the gates of the Cross Bones burial ground, between Union St. and Southwark St. To sign the petition for a remembrance garden visit http://www.gopetition.com/petitions/cross-bones-graveyard-heritage-site.html
Friday 24 April; The Mysteries of Mithras: Seven Initiatory Rites. Talk with slides by Payam Nabarz, author of the book The Mysteries of Mithras: The Pagan Belief That Shaped the Christian World. Venue: Treadwells, 34 Tavistock Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E 7PB. 7.15pm for 7.30pm start. Entry £5, booking advised. Tel: 020 7240 8906 or email: email@example.com. www.treadwells-london.com/lectures.asp
Saturday 25 April; 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 9am 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
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