ADF Beltane Services at UUCV, 26 April 2014


The newly-chartered Columbia Protogrove ADF shall hold Beltane services on Saturday afternoon, 26 April, at the Unitarian Universalist Church of Vancouver (UUCV), 4505 East 18th Street, Vancouver WA 98661. Pre-service briefing at 1:30 pm with services at 2pm and a potluck after.

From the event posting at Facebook:

Join Columbia Protogrove, ADF for a public Druid Beltane celebration. We will be dancing the Maypole and making offerings to all the Kindred. Everyone is encouraged to take part in the merriment.

Here are a few special things to think about for this ritual:

The ritual format adheres to ADF standards. This means the rite length is between 60-90 minutes long.

As always, we’ll enjoy a potluck feast after ritual. Please bring washable plates and utensils

WHEN: Saturday, April 26th, 2014 at 1:30pm arrival time and 2:00pm start time.

PRE RITUAL DISCUSSION: For those new to ADF Druidry, there will be a discussion with our ritual leader Jonathan before the ritual begins.


DONATION: To help us present excellent public rituals, we suggest a donation of $5, but no-one will be turned away for lack of funds.

–Please bring a special offering for the Sidhe

–Please feel free to bring personal offerings for the ancestors, nature spirits, and deities. It does not need to be biodegradable, but should be non-toxic if buried or put into water.

–Please do not bring pets. (Service animals allowed.)

–Carpooling is definitely encouraged.

Update with Video

For folks who enjoy such things, there is a video of the maypole online at and

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