Spring Sing and Work Party at Community Peace Center near Philomath, Oregon.
RSVP for directions and more info, here’s the overview:
Friday, April 7
6-7pm Dinner (RSVP)
7:30-9:30pm Song Circle with Kjersten: Kjersten’s Heirloom Variety ~We will begin with a broadcast of Kjersten’s original songs, a sprinkling of beloved favorites learned from other song catchers, and open up to become a community song seed swap. Non-performative, oral tradition, a capella (as usual). You are invited to share songs that have come through you, one you have learned and know well, one we may have sung together at a CommUnity BlesSings circle, etc.
Saturday, April 8
9am Simple Breakfast
10am-1pm Work Party
Also 10-1 – Morning with Magic Mama! For kids of all ages (kids under 7 accompanied by an adult please) Singing, Seed Ball making, Nature Art Activities, Games, Fairy Walk and Land Blessing
(11:30) Story Time with Amoris Walker as she reads her book “You and Me and the Trees”
2-5pm Work Party
5-6pm Relax and connect
7:30-9:30pm Song Circle with Karly Loveling
Sunday, April 9
Morning Meditation and Spring Rebirthing ceremony
9am Egg Hunt
12:30-3pm Work Party
3pm Snack and Song Catching
The Land Sings Us ~ CommUnity Song Catching Ceremony with Kjersten
A co-creative adventure in deep listening, opening to receive messages from the voices of the land, commUnity building, supported song-catching, and Land BlesSings. (Please bring flowers!)
Food will be provided for work party participants, come for the whole weekend if you can! Camping space available. Or join us for song circles, land projects and ceremonious activities on a daily basis. RSVP me for Saturday morning kids activities so I have a basic idea of what numbers to plan for. Invite everyone! Let’s celebrate spring together, bless up the land and get ready for an amazing SONG RISE!