Saturday and Sunday, December 9th & 10th 11am - 7pm - Goddess Craft Faire
Milk and Honey is honored to be a sponsor for this annual event that celebrates local women artists and crafts people. We will be there selling our wares and celebrating local women! Come and see the inspiring performances, holiday shop from local craft people, and be a part of a women powered movement.
Tues, December 12th 7:00pm - Writing up the Sun - A Winter Solstice Workshop with Dani Burlison
As the nights grow longer and we look forward to new beginnings with the rebirth of the sun, we will come together and celebrate with writing prompts that celebrate the magic and inward gaze of the season. Please bring an altar item (or two) for our class altar (symbols of new beginnings, goals, things you’d like to ‘bring into the light’, etc), a notebook and writing utensil. Snacks will be provided.
Cost: $25-50/sliding scale RSVP Required, as space is limited: Contact Dani at email@example.com to reserve your spot
About Dani: Dani Burlison is the author of Dendrophilia and Other Social Taboos: True Stories, a collection of essays which first appeared in her McSweeney's Internet Tendency column of the same name, and the Lady Parts series (available at Pioneers Press). She has been a staff writer at a Bay Area alt-weekly, a book reviewer for Los Angeles Review and a regular contributor at Chicago Tribune, KQED Arts, The Rumpus and Made Local Magazine. Her writing can also be found at WIRED, Vice, Utne, Ploughshares, Hip Mama Magazine, Rad Dad, Spirituality & Health Magazine, Shareable, Tahoma Literary Review, Prick of the Spindle and more. She is an alumna of the Squaw Valley Community of Writers, Lit Camp and the Mendocino Coast Writers Conference and has upcoming work in various online and print publications. Dani holds a Master’s Degree in Consciousness, Healing and Ecology from New College of California and teaches memoir writing at Santa Rosa Junior College.
Thurs, December 21st 7:30pm - Winter Solstice Open House and Ritual
We gather to celebrate. We gather to sing. We gather to eat, to dance, to drink, to make merry. Phoenix has decided to do a little something different and special this year for the Winter Solstice. She will be hosting a casual Winter Solstice Open House at Milk & Honey starting at 7:30pm (the shop will still be open). Then about 8:30pm (the shop will then be closed) we will start a simple ritual to honor the returning of the sun and be together in sacred space. Please bring food/drinks to share, much will be provided. Tell a friend, bring a neighbor. Please bring a willingness to sing, celebrate, laugh, and play.
Beginning Tuesday, January 9th a six week Iron Pentacle
with Phoenix Irisanya, and Honeycomb
Iron Pentacle in the Reclaiming Tradition - SEX : PRIDE : SELF : POWER : PASSION - Call them back to you and claim them as your birthrights. Through trance, movement, ecstatic practices, journaling, and interactive exercises, we will explore and balance those points of the Iron Pentacle to step into our whole, radiant selves. Space is limited, a deposit is required to hold your space.
Pre-req: Elements of Magic
Cost: Sliding scale $90 - $240
To register email Honeycomb at firstname.lastname@example.org
Beginning Wednesday, January 10th a four week Beginning Astrology
with Pollyanna Costs
Want to know more about the signs of the zodiac? In this class you will be dipping your toes into the vast body of ancient knowledge called astrology. Students will be introduced to planetary rulership, elements, modes, and house correlations of each sign. As well as the symbols for all of the above and aspects. This class is a great foundation upon which to build your astrological studies whether you are new to the subject or have been studying already for some time. This class will help you expand your understanding of the basics of Astrology.
The cost of this class is $70 and space is limited. You will need to pre-register to save you spot! Please email email@example.com to hold your space.
About Pollyanna: Pollyanna is an experienced astrologer and Dreamworker with years of hands on professional reading. She has a deep love and reverence for the rich language of Astrology; having been an student since her teen years. She is skilled in astrology, tarot, dreams spirituality,shamanism, developing intuition and more. Pollyanna's main astrology teacher is Master Astrologer Rio Olesky M.A. and she teaches in his lineage. She offers tarot and astrology readings at Milk & Honey every Friday and other days at her office in Santa Rosa.
Stone Magic with Cybele on a break until January
Goddess Gathering with Phoenix on a break until January