Earth Arts and Cerimon House are pleased to share and celebrate the work of regional environmental groups making remarkable progress in the sustainability and eco-system restoration movement. Through 2020 we plan to host community events featuring these organizations:
At the spring Gathering of Cascadians we shared in the telling of the history of our region, a Story of Place. Around the circle, storytellers wove this tale.
It all began long ago when molten lava from volcanoes in Idaho covered the region, later cooling to become Basalt rock thousands of feet thick. Continue reading
We hosted our first “Gathering of Cascadians” on Earth Day this year. It was a lively event, with species mask-making, surprise guests, a shared telling of the history-of-place, a glimpse into the landscape, peoples and spirits of Cascadia, a talking circle and a collaboratively improvised song to honor the event. What Fun!
Our Deepest Thanks to Cerimon House, Randall Stuart and Lily Burnett, Marlene Andrejco for the lovely pictures below, Deborah Einbender, Pamela Norris, Carol Benson Knutson and Evelyn Kochinowski, the delightful animal dancers, Caren Graham and David Vala. Special Thanks to Izetta Smith and Ellen Goldberg who made this event possible. Here are some pictures of the evening’s celebration:
Earth Arts NW awakens again this Spring with a wonderful new partner organization – Cerimon House. We’re honoring the renewal of earth, community and inviting new friends and old to join us as we Celebrate with a Gathering of Cascadians! Join Us!