Here are highlights of this week's pagan events in and near London. To find out about future events, click on the events link at the top of the page.
Tuesday 11 January; The Shamanic Ballad of Tam Lin: Understanding a Scottish Traditional Journey. Talk by Michael Berman at Treadwells, 34 Tavistock Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E 7PB. 7.15pm for 7.30pm start. Entry £7, booking advised. Tel: 020 7240 8906 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org. www.treadwells-london.com/lectures.asp
Wednesday 12 January; Crowley: The Amalantrah Reworking. Talk by Gary Dickinson on one of the most important periods of Aleister Crowley's life. Weekly Wednesday talk at The Moot with No Name. Venue: Devereux public house, 20 Devereux Court, off Essex Street, London WC2R 3JJ. Meet from 7.30pm, event starts at 8pm. Admission £5/£3.
Wednesday 12 January; Ancient Gnostics Uncovered: Basilides and the Sethians. Talk by Dr Jonathan Hill at Treadwells, 34 Tavistock Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E 7PB. 7.15pm for 7.30pm start. Entry £7, booking advised. Tel: 020 7240 8906 or email: email@example.com. www.treadwells-london.com/lectures.asp
Thursday 13 January; The Elephant and Castle and other Beasts Walk. South East London Folklore Society host Scott Wood will be leading a folklore walk. Meet outside the Cuming Museum, 151 Walworth Road, London, SE17 1RY, at 7.30pm. It will end at Kings Head Yard, 45-49 Borough High St, London, SE1 1NA at around 8.30pm. Cost: £2.50 / £1.50.
Friday 14 January; Some Secret Space. Ritual evening for pagans with Peter James Mahoney and Friends at Treadwells, 34 Tavistock Street, Covent Garden, London WC2E 7PB. 7.15pm for 7.30pm start. Entry £7, booking advised. Some experience necessary. Tel: 020 7240 8906 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org. www.treadwells-london.com/lectures.asp
Saturday 15 January. Wassail by Hunters Moon at Middle Farm, Firle, East Sussex BN8 6LJ. An open ritual in the apple orchards plus barn dance, Morris dancing and a barbecue. Dress warmly and bring your wellies. For details call 01323 769848 or visit http://www.middlefarm.com/index.htm or http://www.huntersmoonmorris.co.uk/diary.html.
Sunday 16 January; One-day Self Hypnosis Workshop. This workshop is intended for those with some experience of self hypnosis, as a refresher on wording suggestions. It will run from 10am to 7pm in Kentish Town, London NW5. Cost: £50. To secure a place, send a £10 deposit with your contact details to B Minall-Jones, 227 Long Riding, Basildon, Essex SS14 1QT. For more details, call 01268 525710 or email email@example.com
Please note: I try to keep my events page accurate, but if you do spot any errors, please let me know by leaving a comment. If you know of any other events you would like mentioned, please email firstname.lastname@example.org