This is list of the some of past guest speakers who came to give presentations at the SCPN. Here you will find some links to their web sites or e-mail address.
January 16: Tanisia Greer speaks from her perspective - "Through the eyes of a Black Pagan" - a discussion of the experience of Black people within modern Paganism, with a brief note about current events.
February 20: Solaris speaks about Witch School and the Correllian Tradition.
March 20: Irisanya Moon - Ritual Planning: From Sacred Space and Back Again
April 17: Phoenix LeFae and Root - Goddess Gatherings an introduction to an ongoing exploration offered. The Goddess Bast is honered during presentation.
May 15: Lizann Bassham- Christ in the Cauldron. Christianity and witchcraft.
June 19: Leeanen Sidhe and Benn Terra - Permaculture Part II "Gathering Seeds For Change"
Jul. 17: Norma Robbins to conduct a presentation in altar building.
June 20: Celebrate Summer Solstice with Cerridwen Fallingstar as she takes us all on a guided trance journey to Aphrodite to learn how to deepen our passion and conjure the Sacred Marriage, within ourselves and in our lives.
November 21: A night of Songs and Chants for Yule with Artemisia the Bard
December 19: Annual Yule Celebration and Ritual
February 15: Witches' Tea and Open Disscussion - The SCPN cordially invites you to join us for tea and to participate in an open discussion. The SCPN is interested in your input.
November 1: Annual Samhain Celebration and Ritual - "Weaving the web of life, we gather to welcome our Beloved Dead, our Newly Born and the New Year" and Dinner with our Dead.
January 20: The Life And Work Of Marija Gimbutas Presented by Joan Marler
November 16: Special Fundraiser for the SCPN - A Bizarre Bazaar- Fairy Flea Market and Pagan Swap Meet - Rummage through remnants, treasure hunt through piles of trinkets and deal, trade or sell pieces from your vast collection.
April 15: Medb Aodhamair (Druid Priest & Northwest Regional Druid for Ár nDraíocht Féin) demonstrates an ADF style blessing rite in honor of the Nature Spirits, Ancestors and Deities.
June 6: A showing of the documentary Dancing With Gaia - film maker Jo Carson will answer questions after the film.
October 15: Witches' Ball and Samhian Celebration - Our Samhain ritual will be guided by Thermal. It will be a blending of Thermal's Freefolk tradition and the Reclaiming style.
October 21: Divination Night and Board Elections
December 16: Annual Yule Celebration-What makes Yule special for you?
January 15: Co-Authors Debora Hill and Sandra Brandenburg speak about their fantasy book series "The Lost Myths".
February 19: Panel Discussion on the PantheaCon. The panel consists of those SCPN members who presented at Pantheacon and those who attended.
March 19: Oberon Zell~Ravenheart gives a presentation on "Mythical Beasties".
April 16: Cerridwen Fallingstar A Direct Experience With Reincarnation
May 21: DeAnna L'am - Reverse The Curse! Empowering Parents & Their Children
June 18: Anne Hill - Dreaming: Ancient Oracles In Modern Times
July 16: Storm Faerywolf - SUBJECT TO BE ANNOUNCED
August 20: Bizarre Bazaar!
September 17: Cougar B. - SUBJECT TO BE ANNOUNCED
October 15: Divination Night & Silent Auction.
October 23: Samhain Celebration & Ritual.
November 19: Bardic Circle - Special guest performer to be announced!
December 17: Yule celebration!
On January 16, we had a presenter = Oberon Zell-Ravenheart. His presentation was "The Awakening of Gaia".
On February 20, we had an After the Pantheacon Panel Discussion.
On March 20, we had a presenter = Macha Nightmare. Her presentation was “Chants and Enchantments.
On May 2, we had a Maypole Dance in the park.
On May 15, we had a presenter = Morning Glory Zell. Her presentation was “Maiden Goddesses of the Springtime”.
On June 12, our presenter, Daniel Foor, topic will be “Foundations of Shamanic Ancestor Work”.
On June 19 21, we have our annual camp-out at Doran Beach with ritual on Saturday afternoon.
On July 17, our presenter, Gus Dizerega, topic will be “Pagans and Legitimacy: The Risks of Assimilation”.
On August 21, we are planning a Bar-B-Que type of party.
On September 18, Francesca Gentille topic to be announced later.
On October 16, look forward to our annual Divination Night.
On October 24 (a Saturday evening), we celebrate Samhain with a ritual by Billy2Names followed by a pot luck feast.
On November 20, we have our annual Pagan Open Mic/ Bardic Circle
On December 18, we celebrate Yule with ritual and a pot luck dinner. The ritual will be presented by Hammer of Thor kindred Asatru fellowship.
Amrita Joy Ananda Ma, January 18 ~ Extra-Terrestial Shamanism ~ a Shamanic Journey to Find Your Extra-Terestial Roots
Raven Playfaire, February 15 ~ Pagan Healing for Trauma Survivors ~ a 90 minute introductory talk on her five day Trauma Survivor's Seminar.
Shay Lee, March 21 ~ Spring Healing ~ Indulge in the regenerative energy of the spring equinox with Shay.
Tariel Nimara, May 16 ~ Astrology~ Tariel will be doing a presentation on reading astrology charts.
Debra Oak, July 18 ~ Debra is one of the founding members of Reclaiming. Her topic of discussion will be announced closer to the date of presentation.
Windows Into The Realms of Paganism, August 15th Speakers List:
Amrita Joy Ananda Ma, a High Priestess of Wicca, will speak on Eclectic Wicca and the Sexual Dynamic of Nature.
Clarence, a Catholic Pagan (or a Pagan Catholic) will share his journey (to date) of spiritual growth in these traditions.
Corylus, a member of the Rosicrusion Order, will speak on the Druid Tradition.
Francesca Gentille, an initiated Shaman in 4 traditions (Native European, African, Middle Eastern Temple, & Greek) will speak on the foundational keys of cross cultural shamanism focusing on Native European.
Oberon Zell~Ravenheart, of Mythic Images, Church of All Worlds, Grey School of Wizardry will delight us with whatever he wants to talk about.
Shay Lee, a witch of the Celtic tradition, shamanic healer and herbalist, will speak on Green WitchCraft.
Sienna, of Lucky Mojo, will tell us about hoodoo and about Lucky Mojo.
Sierra Carleysdaughter, a Priestress of Dianic Wicca, will discuss the Dianic Wicca in the Z Budapest Tradition.
Thermal, an Elder of the Freefolk Tradition, will speak about Freefolk practices and core beliefs.
Frencesca Gentille and Ty Gesyuk, September 19th, The Alchemy and Touch of Soul - A Shamanically Embodied Journey.
Sher and John Christian, January 19, There will be a Pagan poetry reading with drums and howling.
Leeanen Sidhe, February 16, We will be having a tea party and Leeanen will be teaching a few chants that are sung in rituals. Leeanen's Web Site The Pagan Voice
Amrita Joy, March 16, Amrita will be facilitating an Eclectic Spring Soltice ritual. Amrita's Website: http://www.amaritha.com
Corvus Munnin, April 20, Gives a presentation on meditation. Corvus is a certified instructor of the DASA method of meditation (DASA stands for Developing Awareness through Self Actualization), which is a silent mantra method of meditation developed by Adesha Rein
Francesca Gentile, May 18, The topic of the presentation will be Shamanism, Sexual Healing, and Shadow. Francesca's Web Site: http://www.LifeDanceCenter.com. e-mail: info(at)LifeDanceCenter.com phone: (510)759-3839
Anne Hill, July 20, The topic of the presentation will be Dreams and Healing. Anne's Web Site is http://www.gnosiscafe.com.
Billy2Names, Sept. 21, Will facilitate a public Mabon Ritual.
Lady Loren, Nov. 2006, Loren is a Priestess at the Isis Oasis temple and sanctuary, http://www.isisoasis.org
Motherbear Scott, Sept. 2006, Poet Priestess, Founder and Visionary Creatrix of Goddess Gather, High Priestess of Magickal Cauldron and of the Cauldron's Eleusinion. e-mail: motherbearscott(at)mindspring.com phone: (707)937-3629
Here are web sites connected to two projects Motherbear is working on right now.
http://www.two-as-one.com/ and http://www.goddessgather.com/
Francesa Gentille, Aug. 2006 Diva of Divine Relationships nationally known relationship coach, sacred dancer and cross-cultural minister. http://www.LifeDanceCenter.com. e-mail: info(at)LifeDanceCenter.com phone: (510)759-3839
LaSara FireFox, May 18, 2006, Creating a Self-Defined Magickal Practice http://www.lasara.us
Jeffry Winters, April 28, 2006, Healing with Aphrodisiacs
Oberon Zell-Ravenheart, Mar. 17, 2006 The Grey School of Wizardry, http://www.greyschool.com/
Raven Tree-Singing Woman, Jan. 27, 2006 A Chanting Ritual for Brigid Violetfair@sbcglobal.net
Maggie van Staveren, Sept. 16, 2005, Past Lives: Are they Real or an Illusion? http://www.betterlifectr.com
Joe Baumann, Aug. 19, 2005, A Pagan Solider's Experience Fighting In Iraq.
Cheryl “Li” Walter, Ph.D. July 15, 2005 the Keeping Time Calendar Book.
Catherine Yronwode, May 20, 2005 A Casual Discussion On The Topic Of Folk Magic http://www.luckymojo.com/
Evalena Rose, M. A., a MetaTherapist, March 18th, 2005 Introducing the Joys of Tantra.
Leeanen Sidhe, Feb. 18, 2005, An open discussion on the use of magical wands in spell casting and ritual.
E-mail: firstname.lastname@example.org Web Site: http://leeanenswands.5u.com/
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