Wednesday, 2 August 2017
This Week's Pagan Events In and Near London
Here are events in London plus a few in other parts of the UK over the next week or so that could be of interest to pagans. If you know of an event that you want listed, please email the details to me at email@example.com.
Now to 30 September; Austin Osman Spare exhibition at the Last Tuesday Society. Venue: Viktor Wynd's Museum of Curiosities, 11 Mare Street, London E8 4RP. http://www.thelasttuesdaysociety.org/
Now to the end of 2017; Poppets, Pins and Power - an exhibition on the craft of cursing at the Museum of Witchcraft and Magic, Boscastle, Cornwall. http://museumofwitchcraftandmagic.co.uk/
Now - Sunday 6 August. Glastonbury Goddess Conference. Week of events at various venues in Glastonbury, Somerset. Tickets for the entire week: £390, but you can buy tickets to individual talks, workshops or storytellings from £10/£12. http://goddessconference.com/2017/
Wednesday 2 August; Stillness and Meditation at Mandeville Place. Venue: School of Economic Science, 11-13 Mandeville Place, London. Free lunchtime event starting 1pm. https://www.meetup.com/Light-in-London/
Wednesday 2 August; London Energy Share. Venue: The Skylight Centre, 49 Corsica Street, London N5 1JT. Time: 7pm. Tickets £10. https://www.meetup.com/londonhealingshare/
Thursday 3 August; Freda Bedi and Tenzin Palmo. Talk and book signing by Vicki Mckenzie. Venue: Watkins Books, 19-21 Cecil Court, London WC2N 4EZ. Time: 6.30pm. Free event. For more details Tel 020 7836 2182 or visit the website http://www.watkinsbooks.com/
Thursday 3 August; PFL Lammas Open Ritual with Kith of the Tree and the Well hosted by The Pagan Federation London and guests. Venue: Conway Hall, 25 Red Lion Square, London WC1R 4RL/, Time: 7.30pm for 8pm start. Entry £5/£6. https://pflondon.info/
Thursday 3 August; Guildford Moot (every 1st Thursday). Venue: Kings Head, Quarry Street, Guildford, Surrey. Time: 7.30pm. Details on Facebook, meetup and Twitter.
Thursday 3 - Monday 7 August; The Green Gathering. Venue: Piercefield Park, Chepstow, NP16 6BE. Tickets: Adults £95, young adults £75, youth £55, children free. http://www.greengathering.org.uk/where-how/
Friday 4 August; Bronze Oak Grove. Storytelling from London Dreamtime with Royal Parks for children aged 4-10 and their families. Venue: North Flower Walk Kensington Gardens. Time: 3pm and 5pm. Price: £5. http://londondreamtime.com/calendar/
Friday 4 August; Shamanic Journeying Circle run by Shamanic Spirit at a venue in New Addington, Croydon, South London. Time: 6.30pm. For details and to book places call 07952 041477 or visit http://shamanicspirit.co.uk/
Friday 4 August; Open Circle every Friday for anyone wishing to develop their psychic and mediumistic abilities. Venue: Woodford Church at 9 Grove Crescent, South Woodford, London E18 2JR. Time 7.30pm. Cost: £3. http://woodfordchurch.com/
Saturday 5 August; Magical Bloomsbury Walking Tour with Christina Oakley Harrington. Meet at Treadwells, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7BS. Time: 1pm. Ticket price £15. Tel: 0207 419 8507 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.treadwells-london.com/
Saturday 5 August; Magical Baths - Folk Magic at Home. Mini-workshop with Rebecca Beattie. Venue: Treadwells, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7BS. Time: 1pm. Ticket price £20. Tel: 0207 419 8507 or email: email@example.com http://www.treadwells-london.com/
Saturday 5 August; The Lost Rivers of London - Walking the River Fleet. Hosted by Moments Like This. Meet at 2 St Bride Street, EC4A 4AD at 2pm. (View the book London's Lost Rivers - A Walker's Guide on Amazon). Free event. https://www.facebook.com/events/111768889475934/
Saturday 5 August; Conan Doyle and the Mysterious World of Light. Paranormal talk by Matt Wingett. (View his book of that name on Amazon). Event organised by Spooky London Pubs. Venue: King and Queen Hotel, 1 Foley St, London W1W 6DL. Time: 7pm. Entry by donation of £2 to charity. Copies of the book will be available at £10. https://www.meetup.com/spookylondonpubs/
Saturday 5 August; August Full Moon Peace Fires. Light a candle or fire for peace wherever you are in the world, for as short or long a time as you like between 2pm and 10pm PDT (US) time, which is from 10pm-6am UK time. You can light a candle just for an hour or so and state the intention: “Let there be peace on earth and love for one another.” Details: http://peacefires.org/
Sunday 6 August; North West Kent Green Pagan Circle Moot. Venue: Chislehurst Caves, Bromley, BR7 5NL. Time: 10am-noon. https://www.facebook.com/groups/445487428816887/
Sunday 6 August; Meditation at Russell Brands Trew Era Cafe, 30 Whitmore Road, London N1 5QA. Starts 10.15am. Free event. Details: https://www.meetup.com/meditation-trust-london/
Sunday 6 August; Nottingham Pagan Pride UK 2017 Parade. Stgarts at Old Market Square, Nottingham DE7 atg 10.30am. https://www.facebook.com/events/947277148737484/
Sunday 6 August; The Woman Most Wild Workshop. Venue: About Balance, 14 East Street, BN1 1HP Brighton. Time: 1pm-4.30pm, Pre-registration required: https://www.facebook.com/events/229554254191017/?ti=icl
Sunday 6 August; Healing London with Love. Hosted by Soul Aurganic Quantum Sound Healing. Meet at the Peter Pan Statue in Hyde Park, London at 2pm. All welcome. https://www.facebook.com/events/121316551808892//
Sunday 6 August; The Ageless Wisdom For Everyone. Venue: The Theosophical Society, 50 Gloucester Place London, W1U 8EA. Time: 2pm. Entry: Donations welcome. Details: https://www.meetup.com/Theosophical-Society-in-London
Monday 7 August; World Wide Womb Blessing with South London Red Tent. Venue: private address at West Norwood, London, Time: 11.30am-1pm. You must be a member of the group and register for a place in advance. Details: https://www.meetup.com/South-London-Red-Tent/
Monday 7 August; Tamesa/Wicca Full Moon and Lunar Eclipse Ritual by the river Thames with London Woodland Witches Magicians and Outdoor Pagans. Venue: Meet at Tate Modern green outside Tate Modern and Bankside Gallery, London SE1 at 6.45pm for an eclipse meditation or at 7.30pm for a Wiccan circle ritual on the banks of the Thames. Cost: £3 You must reserve a place in advance. Wear outdoor clothes and bring food and drink to share. Details and bookings: https://www.meetup.com/London-Woodland-Witches-Outdoor-Pagans/
Tuesday 8 August; Woman Most Wild Book-Signing by author Danielle Dulsky. Venue: Atlantis Bookshop, 49A, Museum Street, London WC1A 1LY. Time: 7pm. Free, all welcome.
Tuesday 8 August; LDN Talks@Night - A Skeptic's Guide to Reincarnation. Talk by Professor Chris French. Venue: The Vinyl Library, Unit 1 Foulden Road, Stoke Newington, London N16 7UU. Time: 7pm. Tickets £12, must be booked in advance. http://uk.funzing.com/funz/ldn-talks-night-a-skeptic-s-guide-to-reincarnation-9686?
Wednesday 9 August; Stillness and Meditation at Mandeville Place. Venue: School of Economic Science, 11-13 Mandeville Place, London. Free lunchtime event starting 1pm. https://www.meetup.com/Light-in-London/
Wednesday 9 August; Let's Meditate - group meditation. Venue: Buddha on a Bicycle, Covent Garden, London. Starts 6pm. Donations of £3 recommended. Details: http://www.meetup.com/meditation-trust-london/
Wednesday 9 August; The Tree of Enchantment - Qabalistic ritual with David Goddard of Rising Phoenix ~ Magic, Mysticism and Meditation Meetup Group. Venue: The Atlantis Bookshop, 49A, Museum Street, London WC1A 1LY. Time: 7pm. Tickets: £15. https://www.meetup.com/Rising-Phoenix-Magic-Mysticism-and-Meditation/
Thursday 10 August - 3 September; Kiki's Delivery Service by Eiko Kadono. Play about a young witch, for families and children, adapted for the stage by Jessica Siân. Venue: Southwark Playhouse, 77-85 Newington Causeway, London, SE1 6BD. Time 7.30pm (Matinee Starts 3pm). Price £20/£16, preview tickets £12, £64 family ticket (4 tickets: must include at least one adult and one under 16). http://southwarkplayhouse.co.uk/show/kikis-delivery-service-2/
Thursday 10 August; Rollo Ahmed: London's Black Magician. Lecture by Chris Josiffe. Venue: Treadwells, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7BS. Time: 7.30pm. Ticket price £8. Tel: 0207 419 8507 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.treadwells-london.com/
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Friday 11 August; Oasis of Sound - Sound Bath and Mantra with Anne Malone. Organised by the Oasis of Sound Meetup Group. Venue: The Life Centre Islington, Brittania Row, London. Tickets £15. Time: 7.30pm. Details: https://www.meetup.com/Oasis-of-Sound-Sound-Bath-n-Sound-Scape/
Friday 11 - Friday 19 August; Broadstairs Folk Festival. Week-long traditional folk festival with lots of free events and workshops. http://www.broadstairsfolkweek.org.uk/
Saturday 12 August; Really Get to Know Your Wild Plants Through the Seasons - Mint Family. Venue: Tower Hamlets Cemetery Park, The Soanes Centre, Southern Grove, London E3 4PX. Time: 10am-3.30pm. Tickets: £30. https://www.eventbrite.co.uk/e/really-get-to-know-your-wild-plants-through-the-seasons-mint-family-tickets-35203404330
Saturday 12 August; Transylvanian Folk Magic in Practice. Afternoon mini-workshop - with Will Hunter. Venue: Treadwells, 33 Store Street, Bloomsbury, London WC1E 7BS. Time: 1pm. Ticket price £20. Tel: 0207 419 8507 or email: firstname.lastname@example.org http://www.treadwells-london.com/
Sunday 13 August; Meditation at Russell Brands Trew Era Cafe, 30 Whitmore Road, London N1 5QA. Starts 10.15am. Free event. Details: https://www.meetup.com/meditation-trust-london/
Sunday 13 August; Farnham Pagans (every 2nd Sunday). Venue: Caffe Nero, Castle Street, Farnham, Surrey. Time: 2pm. Details on Facebook and meetup.
Note: I do not organise any of these events. Although I try to make sure the details on my listing are as accurate as possible, I am not responsible for late changes and so on. I recommend contacting the organisers of any event before turning up for further information and details about tickets.