Sweat Lodge/ Purification Ceremonies - FREE EVENT - Open to everyone

at SUNSET on a Full Moon evening.

This is just for the experience of it, nothing to do with "religious beliefs". just a natural curiosity of Life in general.

Update:  kids are welcome, but unfortunately they aren't allowed inside the lodge. .sorry folks. : (

I think we should all get there around 8pm at the latest.


"IT IS FREE:  Bring towels , Long skirt ,

BRING ITEM(S) for a pot luck feast afterwards.

UPDATE:  please READ email below for clarification.


"Good Afternoon Anna, Boozhoo. Se:kon. My name is Anita and I am helping Rick out with some details for the upcoming ceremony. You had indicated you may bring a group of 8-15 persons. Could you let me know how many people are actually planning on coming ?  Based on numbers it may mean that we have to run 2 lodges that evening to accommodate everyone :-) Nothing to worry about--it is all good. .....and just to refresh the answer to some of your questions as to what people will need to bring. Bring towels , Long skirts , something to share at the potluck feast after the lodges(s), your bundles/sacred items if you have any and some tobacco (semma) for the lodge bowl. No jewelry of any kind, hair ties, contact lenses,glasses, makeup, finger nail polish,  is/are to be worn inside the lodge. Just a heads up :-)  Women on their time or pregnant cannot enter circle or participate in the lodge. There is no charge--these ceremonies are free :-)  You may want to bring lawnchairs as well. The fire will be lit around 2:00 that afternoon so anyone may come and help out with preparations. Once, we have a good feel for the number of persons attending, I can give you a better idea of when  the lodge time(s) will be. If it is only the one-- everyone should be there for 7:30-8:00 pm as we will enter the lodge at 8:30 to 9 pm. Looking forward to meeting you and your friends :-) Miigwetch, Anita Rooke"




Another option at the same place:  Pow Wow 2013.

Annual Traditional Pow Wow & Native Harvest Festival
September 14 &[masked] from 10 am – 4 pm

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  • Rob

    This was an amazing experience. Well worth the wait. I have to work at 6am and will definitely go again. Everyone in the Native community there made us feel like we belonged. And took time with our very limited understanding. One more awesome experience in life! Thanks!!!

    June 24, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    I'm so curious about how this went! I'm glad to see such a good turn-out!

    June 24, 2013

    • Lisa

      Hey now how cool was that. I was sad I had to miss it. If I'd realized I would've tried to join in later. Thanks for sharing the pics. Any word on whether or when they would host this again?

      June 24, 2013

    • Lisa

      Hey if that's the case July 22nd is the next full moon :) I'd be down for the second one :) those grandfathers can b really hot

      June 24, 2013

  • Lisa

    Anna sorry to so this so last minute but its looking like I'm going to have to cancel for tonight. Family emergency. Hope I get to connect with everyone soon! Good luck tonight

    June 23, 2013

  • Eric C.

    something came up need to look after sorry ! Next time !

    June 23, 2013

  • Reanne B.

    So sorry but I'm not going to be able to make this now. I'll be out of town. Enjoy!

    June 21, 2013

  • Ashley868

    Can't but will next time for sure.

    1 · June 19, 2013

  • Lisa

    Hi Anna is this event a no go now? I recieved notice about a venue change?

    June 19, 2013

    • Lisa

      Ha! I work gov't so the acronym Moa means other stuff :) looking forward to it!

      1 · June 19, 2013

  • A former member
    A former member

    Dóh! I really wanted to do this, but I'm double booked.

    June 18, 2013

  • Lisa

    Boozhoo! I can bring some gungeon (fry bread) for the feast after :)

    1 · June 17, 2013

    • Lisa

      I'll be there. Will confirm with my plus one and get back to u

      1 · June 18, 2013

  • Ashley

    So long as the date works with my schedule at the time I'm in! Sounds fun!

    1 · May 9, 2013

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