Friday, 2 November 2012
Pagan Events For Bonfire Night Week Near London
Saturday 3 November; Blackheath Fireworks on Blackheath, South East London. Fair from 4pm, food from 5pm and fireworks at 8pm. Free events, but donations welcome. For more details, visit: http://www.lewisham.gov.uk/inmyarea/events/whats-on/fireworks/Pages/default.aspx
Saturday 3 November; Battle Bonfire Night Celebrations. Location: High Street, Battle, Sussex TN33 0AD. Free event. From 6.30pm.
Saturday 3 November-Sunday 4 November; The Four Faces of the Pyramid with Dolores Ashcroft-Nowicki. Weekend workshop of Egyptian magic. There will be an evening ritual, so basic knowledge of ritual techniques is required. The event will take place at a London venue. Times: 9.30am - 8.30pm Sat, 9.30am - 4.30pm Sun. Cost £80, which includes a light supper before the ritual. For more details and to book tickets call Maria-Teresa on 07963428992 or email firstname.lastname@example.org
Saturday 3 November; Hendon Heathens Moot. Venue: The Greyhound, Church End, Hendon, London NW4 4JT. Starts at 6pm.
Sunday 4 November; Lady of Avalon Meditation Group with Elle Awen Hull at a private address in Barkingside London. Time: 1pm-4pm. For more details and to reserve places, visit the facebook page: https://www.facebook.com/events/120077151475230
The Epic of Gilgameshat 2pm and 4pm. Also a chance to socialise and enjoy a cup of tea and cake. Venue: Treadwells, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7BS. Shop open from noon. Free social event. email@example.com http://www.treadwells-london.com/
Sunday 4 November; Celebration of Samhain with the loose association of druids of Primrose Hill. Gather in the Hawthorne Grove at Primrose Hill, London, between 12.30pm and 12.45pm to prepare the site ready for a prompt 1pm start. Nearest tube: Chalk Farm. Bring a small contribution of picnic food and drink to share. All are welcome. For more details, contact Jeremy on 07956 831503 or visit the facebook page https://www.facebook.com/LooseAssociationOfDruidsOfPrimroseHill
Monday November 5, Lewes Bonfire Night Celebrations. Famous Bonfire Night celebrations. Location: Lewes War Memorial, High Street, Lewes, Sussex BN7 2LU. Starts at 5pm. Free event. For more details, visit: http://www.lewesbonfirecelebrations.com/
Monday 5 November; Myth and Transformation - The Power of Descent. Talk by Jane Meredith, author of Journey to the Dark Goddess: How to Return to Your Soul.Venue: Alternatives, St. James's Church, 197 Piccadilly, London, W1J 9LL. Time: 7pm to 8.30pm. Tickets £10/5 concs. To book tickets and for more info visit the Alternatives website: http://www.alternatives.org.uk/Site/Talks.aspx
Monday 5 November; Treadwell's Open Circle. Wiccan-style ceremony for those with some experience led by Lisa Grace and Ellie Hughes. Venue: Treadwells, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7BS. Time: 7.15pm for 7.30pm start. Tickets £7, advance booking recommended. For further details: firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.treadwells-london.com/
Pagan Generation: A Young Person's Guide to Paganismat Romford Sacred Hart Moot, which meets on the 1st Monday of every month, from 7pm to 10.30pm at Edge Nightclub, by Romford Market, Romford. Entry £3 or £2 for PF members. More details on www.sacredhart.350.com
Monday 5 November; The Magical Universe of William S Burroughs. Talk by Matthew Levi Stevens at pagan forum Secret Chiefs. Venue: Devereux public house, 20 Devereux Court, off Essex Street, London WC2R 3JJ. Meet from 7.30pm, event starts at 8.30pm. Admission £2. http://secretchiefslondon.wordpress.com/
Tuesday 6 November; How Guides Enhance Your Life. Talk by Amanda Roberts at The College of Psychic Studies, 16 Queensberry Place, London SW7 2EB. Time: 12.30pm - 1.30pm Cost: £5/£8. Advance booking advised. Tel: 020 7589 3292. http://www.collegeofpsychicstudies.co.uk/index.html
Tuesday 6 November; Transitions And The Re-Imagination Of Love, Work And Purpose. Talk by Steve Nobel at The College of Psychic Studies, 16 Queensberry Place, London SW7 2EB. Time: 7pm - 8.30pm Cost: £5/£8. Advance booking advised. Tel: 020 7589 3292. http://www.collegeofpsychicstudies.co.uk/index.html
Wednesday 7 November; Katharine Briggs Lecture and Book Award 2012. Talk on The Ballad and its Paradoxes by Dr David Atkinson, organised by The Folklore Society. Venue: The Warburg Institute, London WC1. Time: 6.30pm. The lecture is free but places must be reserved in advance. Call 0207 862 8564. After the lecture, there will be a wine reception and buffet supper during the winner of this year's Katharine Briggs Award will be announced.
Wednesday 7 November; Vortex of Energy - Physics from Mysticism. Talk by David Ash at the London Forum for the Study of Crop Circles and Other Mysteries Meetup Group. This group meets once a month at the George Pub, 213 Strand, London WC2 1AA. Starts at 7pm. Entrance £8. Details: http://www.meetup.com/The-London-Forum-Meetup-Group/ and http://www.londoncircles.net/
Wednesday 7 November; Talk by Dirk Bruere – The Praxis at The Moot with No Name. New Venue: The Cartoonist on Shoe Lane, just off Fleet Street, London. Meet from 7.30pm, event starts at 8pm. Admission £5.
Wednesday 7 November; The Secret Language of Astrology. Talk by Roy Gillet at Watkins Books, 19-21 Cecil Court, London WC2N 4EZ. Time: 5.30pm. Free event. For more details Tel 020 7836 2182 or visit the website http://www.watkinsbooks.com/
Thursday 8 November; Jewish Folklore of the East End. Talk by Del Reid at South East London Folklore Society (SELFS). Venue: The Old King's Head, Kings Head Yard, 45-49 Borough High St, London SE1 1NA. Entry: £2.50 / £1.50 concessions. No need to book in advance. Meetings are the second Thursday of each month. http://www.selfs.org.uk/
Thursday 8 November; The Goddess Hecate. Talk by Prudence Jones at Treadwells, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7BS. Time: 7.15pm for 7.30pm start. Tickets £7, advance booking recommended. For further details: email@example.com http://www.treadwells-london.com/
Friday 9 November; One-Day Drum Making Workshop at Caer Corhain Shamamic Development Centre of the Isle of Sheppey, North Kent. Time: 9.15am start. Cost: £180. For more details, visit http://www.touchtheearthuk.com/
Friday 9 November; Gerrie March Students’ Demonstration of Mediumship at The College of Psychic Studies, 16 Queensberry Place, London SW7 2EB. Time: 7pm - 8.30pm Cost: £8/£12. Advance booking advised. Tel: 020 7589 3292. http://www.collegeofpsychicstudies.co.uk/index.html
Saturday 10 November; Psyche's Descent into Love. One-day workshop with Jane Meredith, author of Journey to the Dark Goddess. Venue: Atlantis Bookshop, 49a Museum Street, London. Time: 10am-5pm. Cost: £45. For further information about the event or to book a ticket, call 0207405 2120 or email firstname.lastname@example.org