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Grove of the Rising Phoenix announces...
What to Bring: Your happy face :) and money for the cash bar
Price/Donation: $5.00 for presentations only. Additional
Acct. Id: 341880
Event Id: 86019
When: Dec. 21st. 2013
Where: Phoenix, Arizona
Public Winter Solstice
Event Details: This will be an ADF style Irish rite, however the Grove is not in charge of this event. This is an event put on by the Irish Cultural Center and GRP is their guest to put on ritual.
THE ANNUAL WINTER SOLSTICE CELEBRATION
This year’s Solstice celebrations at the Irish Cultural Center in Phoenix are anticipated to draw a larger attendance than past years, particularly since celebration of the occasion falls on the evening of Saturday, December 21st, and those attending won’t have to deal with normal rush hour traffic.
Solstice, now as in ancient times, marks the longest night of the year, whereby the Sun is at its lowest elevation in the sky. The return of the Sun from its most southern position on the horizon has always been of great ceremonial significance, in addition to serving as a celestial clock. In Phoenix the occasion is marked by music and poetry. Ribbons are placed on the branches of the special Ribbon Tree, to spiritually unite us with those no longer here. A parade from the hunger memorial on site takes us to the bonfire where the Grove of the Rising Phoenix shares their ritual traditions.
This year, the customary special Irish dinner will be served starting at 4:15 p.m. Note, that reservations for the food are required, call the Irish Cultural Center at 602-258-0109. Outside ceremonies start at sunset (5:00 p.m.) Inside the Great Hall there will be traditional Irish Music following.
WHAT: Solstice celebrations
WHERE: Irish Cultural Center, 1106 N. Central Ave., Phoenix.
WHEN: Saturday, December 21st starting 4:15 p.m.
COST: $5.00 for presentations only. Additional charge for dinner $10.00
Hot Dogs, Hot Apple Cider & Hot Chocolate are available for $1.00 per item
Event cost: includes event, carols and Irish music
$5 for adults 12 and over (children under 12 are free)
Event Location: 1106 North Central Avenue in Phoenix
Event TIME Details: 5:00 PM
Directions: The Irish Cultural Center is located on Central between Culver Street and Portland Street
Light rail- Roosevelt/Central Ave Light Rail Station
The library is finished and you can now turn in to the ICC instead of having to drive down to Portland and come in through the hotel parking lot.
Phone: (480) 250-7175
Website II: http://www.azirish.org/index.php?topic=Events
Mailing Address: P.O. Box 34631 Phoenix, AZ 85067
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