Autumn Equinox 2017

From the Regional Druid Greetings and welcome to the NW newsletter for the Autumn Equinox. This High Day generally marks the end of summer for this area, although the warm weather can drag on a little. We are heading into winter – into the cold and wet weather. Many folks love the winter, many folks hate…

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August High Day 2017

From the Regional Druid We are well into summer now, and it’s even getting hot all over our region. The heat heralds the start of Pagan Pride season! You can find out if there’s a Pagan Pride near you at http://www.paganpride.org/. Please consider volunteering or attending if you do. I have some ADF business cards that…

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Beltane 2017

Flowers by the Water

From the Regional Druid Blessed Beltane to you all, Here in California, we’re having a wet spring. While it’s lovely that we’re getting the water, it does put a bit of a damper on outdoor activities.  I’m looking forward to a somewhat dryer summer so I can get outside to walk more often. Beltane is an interesting…

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Spring Equinox 2017

From the Regional Druid Blessed Spring Equinox to you all, Pantheacon 2017 was a great convention! We had a lot of folks floating in and out of the suite, and a lot of people who stayed to chat.  Thanks to everyone who donated – through items for the auction, time, stuff or money! Thanks to you all,…

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Imbolc 2017

From the Regional Druid Blessed Imbolc to you all, The weather is continuing to be very wet where I am in California, which is wonderful! It’s been quite chilly even in our the southerly areas of the region, with our norther regions getting more than their fair share of snow! While we are approaching Imbolc, winter is still…

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Winter Solstice 2016

From the Regional Druid Blessed Solstice to you all. For those of you who haven’t met me yet, I’ve have stepped in to help as Regional Druid when Rev. Sean took a well needed, and deserved break. If you have any questions, or need any assistance, please feel free to contact me at adf-northwest-rd@adf.org and I’ll do my…

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Samhain 2016

From the Regional Druid Greetings everyone, The season of Samhain is upon us. It is the season of change, the time of honoring the Ancestors, the beginning and the end. In some cultures, it is the start of the new year. It is with this in mind that I am stepping down as Northwest Regional Druid…

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Autumn Equinox 2016

From the Regional Druid Greetings everyone, The wheel of the year continues forward. You can smell the change of the season in the air, and summer is easing into autumn. The days are noticeably shorter, and the fall vegetables are starting to make their way to the markets. As the night air grows increasingly colder, there…

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Lughnasadh 2016

From the Regional Druid Greetings everyone, I hope everyone is having a joyous summer and a blessed Lughnasadh. It’s been a busy season for our region, as we continue to see good growth in ADF and great enthusiasm for Our Druidry. I just finished with Eight Winds, a festival that was started 10 years ago by…

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Summer Solstice 2016

From the Regional Druid Hello everyone, The wheel of the year seems to rotate faster and faster. It feels like we just published one of these. I do pray everyone is doing well this warming season, and I hope things are well with everyone on a personal basis. As the summer nears, we have a couple…

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