Women's Goddess Retreat
September 10 - 12, 2010
 
 

Past Retreats

2009 | 2010 | 2011 | 2012 | 2013 | 2014  | 2015  | 2016

The 2015 Goddesses


Lilith ~ The Lesson of  Freedom
Facilitated by: Sara Grey

Hekate ~ The Lessons of  Keys
Facilitated by: Amanda 

Isis ~ The Lessons of Love & Loss
Facilitated by: Shannon Oelslager

Labrys ~ The Lesson of  Transformation
Facilitated by: Magdalena Knight

Grandmother Spider ~ The Lessons of  Weaving Community
Facilitated by: Terra Anima

Lakshmi ~ The Lesson of Prosperity
Facilitated by: Sharon

Eris ~ The Lessons of  Self-Confidence and Chaotic Play
Facilitated by: Shay Arcadia


The Great Goddess ~ The Lesson of the Ultimate Boon
Facilitated by:  Laurelei  & Sara

The 2014 Goddesses

Skadi

Hella

Freya

Frigga

The Valkyries

The Norns

Saga

The Great Goddess ~ The Lesson of the Ultimate Boon
Facilitated by: Natalie & Laurelei Black 

The 2013 Goddesses

Aphrodite ~ The Lessons of Priestesshood and Joy
Facilitated by: Laurelei Black

Artemis ~ The Lessons of Wildness and Staying Young at Heart
Facilitated by: Daun Door-Key

Athena ~ The Lessons of Mentoring Wisdom and Friendship
Facilitated by: Natalie Black

Demeter & Persephone ~ The Lessons of Mothers and Daughters
Facilitated by: Hetty & Jamie MacDowell

Hecate ~ The Lessons of Darkness and Mystery
Facilitated by: Coven Caer Sidhe

Hera ~ The Lessons of Dignity and Queenship
Facilitated by: Laurelei Black

Hestia ~ The Lessons of Kindling the Sacred Fire & Returning Home
Facilitated by: Natalie Black

The Great Goddess ~ The Lesson of the Ultimate Boon
Facilitated by: Natalie & Laurelei Black

2013 Photos

Altar
Our 2013 central altar lit with candles for Hestia.

Mobile
Our intent mobile swings in the breeze.

Artemis
Artemis peeks out from this detail of the central altar.

Aphrodite
Aphrodite glows in the light of many candles.

Group
Amazon Priestess Queens!

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The 2012 Goddesses

Ariadne
Facilitated by: Laurelei Black

Baba Yaga
Facilitated by: Firehorse

Cybele
Facilitated by: Sharon Rose King

Inanna
Facilitated by: Daun Door-Key

Kali
Facilitated by: Natalie Black

Pele
Facilitated by: Linda Spahr

Shakti
Facilitated by: Natalie & Laurelei Black

Shekinah
Facilitated by: Hetty MacDowell

The Great Goddess ~ The Lesson of the Ultimate Boon
Facilitated by: Natalie & Laurelei Black

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The 2011 Goddesses

Aphrodite ~ The Lessons of Pleasure, & Joy

Cerridwen ~ The Lessons of Transformation and the Sacred Cauldron

Brigid ~ The Lessons of the Fire of the Forge and Creation

Lilith ~ The Lessons of Empowerment and Selfhood

Isis ~ The Lessons of Magic and Motherhood

Sekhmet ~ The Lessons of Ferocity and Temperance

Santa Muerte ~ The Lessons of Death and Dissolution

Grandmother Spider ~ The Lessons of the Ancestors and Weaving Energy

The Great Goddess ~ The Lesson of the Ultimate Boon

2011 Photos


Our central altar is the hub of most of our circles each year. (2011)


Women bring all sort of items to contribute to the central altar.


Together we weave Grandmother Spider's web! (2011)


Laurelei and her daughter just after her menarche rite. (2011)

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The 2010 Goddesses

Hestia ~ The Lessons of Finding Sacred Space & Returning Home

Aphrodite ~ The Lessons of Pleasure, & Joy

Brigid ~ The Lessons of Mythic Resonance & Bardic Magick

The Morrigan ~ The Lessons of the Warrior Spirit & Healing from Trauma

Athena ~ The Lessons of Peacemaking & Deep Wisdom

Discordia ~ The Lessons of Celebration & Spontaneity

Psyche ~ The Lessons of the Heroine's Journey & Initiation

Sedna ~ The Lessons of Role-Shifting & Adaptation

The Great Goddess ~ The Lesson of the Ultimate Boon

2010 Photos

The heart of the Circle
The 2010 Circle altar.

2010 Crones
Gorgeous Crones just after their Croning rite. (2010)

2010 Maidens and Moms
Maidens pose with their mothers after the 2010 Womaning rite.

Eris's Fire
Women circle Discordia's fire. (2010)

Holy Cow!
Azo and Oza make a little bit of BULL!

The 2010 Retreat Sisters!
The 2010 group photo.

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The 2009 Goddesses

Shakti ~ The Lessons of Inner Awareness, & Healing Ourselves

Diana ~ The Lessons of Owning your Power, & Finding Inner Strength

Hera ~ The Lessons of Dignity, Friendship, & Trust

Pele ~ The Lessons of Tending the Sacred Fire & Staying Centered

Gaia ~ The Lessons of Interconnectedness & Being Present

Aphrodite ~ The Lessons of True Beauty & Self-Love

Babalon ~ The Lessons of Sexual Freedom & Bottomless Love

Hathor ~ The Lessons of Celebration & Sacred Movement

Inanna ~ The Lessons of the Shadow-Self & Initiation

Brigid ~ The Lessons of Mythic Resonance & Bardic Magick

The Triple Goddess ~ The Lessons of Women's Cycles & Change

Sophia ~ The Lessons of Inner Wisdom & The Powers of The Sphinx

The Great Goddess ~ The Lesson of the Charge of the Goddess

2009 Photos

Amazing Goddesses!

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