Enter the Turning the Tide Wreath Contest

Feeling crafty? In the Yuletide Spirit? Itching to make a wreath? Join us this year in our annual Turning the Tide Wreath Contest! This year’s theme is Through the Tides. We will be working a lot with our Ancestors throughout the weekend.  How well will your wreath fit our theme?     So break out the glue guns, the glitter and tinsel, and all those crafting supplies you’ve been gathering all year … and start wreath making!!! Please note, if you >> Read More

Turning the Tide Workshop: Eating the Dead – How Plants can Teach us about our Ancestors

We are so excited to announce the next workshop that will be presented at Turning the Tide 2015. Eating the Dead: How Plants can Teach Us about our Ancestors Ancestral energy runs through our genealogy, our bodies, and blood. Ancestral agreements between green bloods (the plant world) and red bloods (humans) form who we are today and by exploring ancestral foods we can learn more about those ancient agreements. This workshop will introduce basic and helpful information about working with >> Read More

Turning the Tide Workshop: Connecting with the Ancestors through the Dark Goddess

We are so excited to announce the second of the workshops that will be presented at Turning the Tide 2015. Connecting with the Ancestors through the Dark Goddess This workshop involves discussion and ritual to help us connect with the Ancestors through a journey to the Dark Goddess. Through a guided descent into the Underworld, the Realm of the Ancestors where the Dark Goddess reigns, participants can develop and nurture personal ancestral bonds. This is a co-ed workshop. This session >> Read More

Turning the Tide 2015 Workshop: Touching the Past

We are so excited to announce the first of the workshops that will be presented at Turning the Tide 2015. Touching the Past: Ancestor Altars and Workings This workshop will focus on creating and maintaining an Altar to your Ancestors, and sharing our experiences of what works for each of us. Some of the topics that will be covered include: What makes your ancestor altar special? What’s a good (or bad) place to put one? How often should you work >> 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

Reaching for the Moon Podcast: Episode 16 – Samhain 2015

Welcome to the latest episode of Reaching for the Moon, the podcast brought to you by the Witches and Pagans of Everglades Moon Local Council. The veil thins as we turn our attentions towards Samhain. LISTEN TO US ON: ITUNES | STITCHER | LIBSYN | ON THIS PAGE Within our Samhain 2015 podcast, you will find: The Interview: Interview with Kasha, NFO of CoG Astronomy with Aequitas: Scorpio and Sagittarius Pandie’s Pagan Projects: How to make Samhain Candles Music: “Autumn in >> Read More

Registration is Now Open for Turning the Tide 2015!

Everglades Moon Local Council is ready to celebrate our 9th Yule with you! Mark your calendars – Turning the Tide 2015 will be held: FRIDAY, DECEMBER 11TH-SUNDAY, DECEMBER 13TH, 2015 Our theme this year is Through the Tides. We will be inviting our ancestors to take part in our rituals and workshops. Join us as we stand between Samhain and Yule, exploring the Magick of 9’s. REGISTRATION IS NOW OPEN! Scroll down to Use our Electronic Registration Option or Download >> Read More

Florida Pagan Pride Day Events!

Are you looking to participate in Pagan Pride Day events in your area, but aren’t sure when or where they might be? Will you be attending a PPD event and want to know if members of EMLC will be there so that you can meet us and see if you want to join our Local Council (here’s a hint – you absolutely do!)? We will be keeping this page up to date with PPD events around Florida, and noting which >> Read More

Red Hills Pagan Council Presents “Magic in the Movies”

Don your Halloween glamour, stroll down the red carpet and smile for the cameras at the 15th Annual Witches’ Ball, “Magic in the Movies!” This year’s Ball, sponsored by the Red Hills Pagan Council (RHPC), will be Saturday, October 10, 2015 at the American Legion Hall, 229 Lake Ella Drive, from 8PM to 12:30AM. Lose yourself in celluloid dreams with iconic images of stardom, from Bela Lugosi to Bette Midler. And you just might get some “terrible thrills” – all >> Read More

Foodoo: Making Whole Wheat Bread

In the Mabon 2015 episode of our podcast, Reaching for the Moon, Qabal shares the magic of whole wheat bread with us. We’re happy to share the recipe so that you can make your own foodoo at home! Biga 2 cups of flour 1 cup of water ½ teaspoon of yeast This is combined and let to proof at room temperature for 24 hours.  Room temperature means 70-72 degrees.  If you keep things warmer, you can partially proof at room temperature >> Read More