COVID-19 Resources for Pagans, Wiccans, and Witches

Everglades Moon LC would like to share with you resources we have found useful for dealing with the coronavirus known as COVID-19 currently impacting the United States and our larger global community. If you know of a resource we have not listed, please leave it in the comments below. Making Masks Both N95 and cotton face masks are in short supply in many areas of the country. We have found these links useful in learning how to construct both of Read More

Official Statement: Everglades Moon LC on the Forced Separation Policy

For Immediate Release: Witches are centrally concerned with the humane treatment of all individuals, especially those from vulnerable populations. We recognize that there are many different types of families and many different types of needs. And therefore, we reject any assertion that the forced separation of otherwise healthy families is ever appropriate. We condemn all such actions as being abusive to children and adults. We call on any government engaging in such activity to cease immediately and recognize the fundamental Read More

EMLC: Our Year In Review

Right after Grand Council last year, our local Pagan Pride Days “season” started.  We had booths and gave out information at several of those across the state, including Fort Lauderdale and Treasure Coast.  EMLC members organize and run the Treasure Coast Pagan Pride at the Savanah’s Preserve in Fort Pierce.  We will again have booths and give out information at those this year, and hopefully also have a presence at Jacksonville’s Pagan Pride Day as well. Florida is a large Read More

Holding Space for Orlando

On Monday, June 19th, 2016, Everglades Moon invited people of all faiths to join them as they held space for the victims of the Pulse Nightclub shooting. All were invited to remember the victims and send loving, healing energies to their families and friends, as well as for our nation as a whole. Witches, Christians, and energy workers of all faiths joined together under the Full Moon on the Summer Solstice. From Florida to Yaxuna, from North Carolina to Kentucky, Read More

Official Statement: Everglades Moon LC on the Orlando Pulse Nightclub Shooting

For Immediate Release: On behalf of the Witches and Wiccans of Florida, Everglades Moon Local Council extends our deepest condolences to all those affected by the recent horrific violence against the LGBTQ+ community at the Pulse nightclub in Orlando, FL . That such an act of hate could happen in our own back yard has shaken us to our core. We stand with everyone responding to this violence, Queer, Questioning and Straight, in solidarity and with love. We offer our Read More

Our Philanthropic Update

Everglades Moon Puts our Money where Our Hearts Are through Donations Everglades Moon Local Council does more than just serve as a way for the witches and pagans of Florida to connect and grow. Our members decided that we would use some of our council funds to make donations to charities around Florida. To make the most impact, charities were selected in North, South, East, and West Florida. We have been busy making people happy, making life a little easier Read More

EMLC Welcomes New Board

At our annual meeting, Everglades Moon LC members elected our new board. This board will take over at Samhain. We thank you all for volunteering for these positions! May Coventina guide you in steering our Local Council through the coming year. Major Love to those EMLC members who were part of this past year’s board. Thank you for your continued service to the Covenant! Please help us welcome some fresh faces and some old favorites: First Officer – Lady Bridget Read More

Official Statement: EMLC on Escambia County Murders

We at Everglades Moon Local Council (Covenant of The Goddess) are saddened by the violent Deerfield Drive triple homicide, in our home state of Florida. We hope the person(s) responsible are swiftly brought to justice. We are also disappointed that the mainstream media chose to twist the statements made by the Escambia County Sheriff David Morgan and Sgt. Andrew Hobbs. The media, with intent to make a tragic story go viral, portrays members of our community in an inappropriate and Read More

Giving Back: EMLC at the Children’s Hunger Summit

EMLC members Lady Circe and Kasha participated in the second annual Children’s Hunger Summit in Brevard County FL . This was an Interfaith event aimed at educating clergy about the pediatric hunger problem in this Central Florida county, and this project to provide meals for kids to take home on weekends. EMLC members have supported this program with donations and manhours to pack the meals in the past year, and plan to continue being involved with the project.  For more Read More