This is list of the some of past guest speakers who came to give presentations at the SCPN. Here you will find some links to their web sites or e-mail address.

SCPN Gatherings for 2019

January 18: Open drum circle with David Gibbons

February 15: SCPN Movie Night presenting - Labyrinth (1986) Canceled due to presenters' transportation failure.

March 15: An Ostara ritual facilitated by our own Gretchen Williams and other SCPN board members.

April 19: Jan Ogren gives a presentation on Shamanic Journeys

May 17: The first of our Elemental Series - Water

June 21: The second of our Elemental Series - Fire

July 19: The third of our Elemental Series - Air

August 16: The fourth of our Elemental Series - Earth

September 20: A Mabon Ritual

October 18: The fifth of Elemental Series - Spirit

November 1: Our annual Witches' Ball and Samhain Celebration

November 15: Annual Fundraiser Divination Night

December 20: Annual Yule Tide Celebration

SCPN Gatherings for 2018

January 19: Jeannie Armstrong's presentation on 'Christo-Paganism'.

February 16: Movie Night featuring "I Married A Witch".

March 16: Gretchen Williams' presentation on Tarot Spells.

April 20: Members of the SCPN board held a craft making session making floral garlands.

May 18: Thermal gives a presentation on the Free Folk Tradition.

June 15: SCPN fellowship pot luck supper.

July 20: SCPN Town Hall Meeting

August 17: Leeanen Sidhe's presentation on Being A Green Witch.

September 21: Gwion Raven - The Magic Of Food–Rituals, Offerings, & Why We Eat Together.

October 19: SCPN Board Elections and a tribute to our Ancestors of Spirit.

October 26: SCPN Annual Witches' Ball and Samhain Celebration!

November 16: SCPN Annual Divination Night!

December 21: SCPN Annual Yule Tide Feast and Ritual!

SCPN Gatherings for 2017

January 20: Yeshe Rabbit talks about CAYA (Come As You Are) coven.

February 17: Movie Night featuring "Mother Wove The Morning".

March 17: Irisanya gives a presentation on ritual skills.

April 21: Cat Yronwode from Lucky Mojo gives a presentation on Folk Magik.

May 19: Samantha Gray gives a presentation "Queen Hatshepsut: from Queen to Pharoah"

June 16: Andy Weisskoff and Carol E. Miller EMDR (Eye Movement Desensitatization Reprocessing) Therapy

July 21: Cauldron of the Celts - Join The Cauldron of The Celts for an evening exploring how we have adapted ancient traditions to our modern world. We will talk about why  we came to the conscious choice of organizing the Cauldron as a traveling feasting hall.

August 18: Solstice to gives a presentation on her new book about Earth Based Paganism.

September 15th: Phoenix to give a presentation on making "Traveling Altars".

October 20th: Ancestor Healing with Irene Ammar and SCPN Board Elections

October 27: SCPN's annual "Witches Ball".

November 17: Divination night.

December 15: YuleTide gathering and feast.

SCPN Gatherings for 2016

January 15: Speaker canceled last minute due to illness. Became a social gathering.

February 19: "Blessed Bees" a craft playshop making houses for native bees with Leeanen and Terra.

March 19th - Ritual Skills workshop by Irisayna Moon.

April 15 - Eco-psychology: Exploring Our Love for Nature with Tiana Cicco.

May 20 - Loving Hands, Spirit Fingers: An Introduction to Reiki by Tanisia Greer.

June 17 - Stone - Asatru: History, Factions and Heathen Core Belief

July 15 - Lasara Firefox - Jailbreaking the Goddess.

August 19 - Mark Green - Atheopaganism - Worship of the Earth without diety.

September 16 - Gretchen Williams - Magical Boundries & Containers.

October 21 - What Is Remembered Lives On; An evening of sharing memories of those who have passed beyond the veil. Plus SCPN Board elections for 2016 - 17.

October 28 - SCPN Annual Witches Ball and Samhain Celebration.

November 18 - SCPN Annual Divination Night.

December 16 - SCPN Annual Yule Tide Celebration.

SCPN Gatherings for 2015

January 16: Tanisia Greer speaks from her perspective - "Through the eyes of a Black Pagan" - a discussion of the experience of Black people within modern Paganism, with a brief note about current events.

February 20: Solaris speaks about Witch School and the Correllian Tradition.

March 20: Irisanya Moon - Ritual Planning: From Sacred Space and Back Again

April 17: Phoenix LeFae and Root - Goddess Gatherings an introduction to an ongoing exploration offered. The Goddess Bast is honered during presentation.

May 15: Lizann Bassham- Christ in the Cauldron. Christianity and witchcraft.

June 19: Leeanen Sidhe and Benn Terra - Permaculture Part II "Gathering Seeds For Change"

Jul. 17: Norma Robbins to conduct a presentation on building transformational altars.

Aug. 21: Oberon Zell-Ravenheart speaks about The Pagan Emergence.

Sep. 18: Celeste Vatnavaettir speaks about Moon Light Ministeries. She will also do a brief work shop on the use of a pendulum.

Oct. 16: Yeshe Rabbit from CAYA (Come As You Are) Coven speaks about Hecate. Plus our annual board of directors election.

Oct. 23: Annual Witches Ball and Samhain Celebration.

Nov. 20th - Our Annual Divination Night.

Dec. 18th - Our Annual Yule Tide Feast and Ritual.

SCPN Gatherings for 2014

March 21: Lilith DeAnu is scheduled to do a presentation on the technique and artwork of making ‘Pysanky (Ukranian) Eggs’ followed by a Vernal Equinox ritual.

April : Morpheus (a fairy priestess) is slated to give a presentation on ‘Meeting the Moorigon’; an introduction into a regional Celtic Goddess.

May 2014: Jan Ogren will give a presentation-discussion about her Winter Solstice 2012 to Honduras.

June 20: Celebrate Summer Solstice with Cerridwen Fallingstar as she takes us all on a guided trance journey to Aphrodite to learn how to deepen our passion and conjure the Sacred Marriage, within ourselves and in our lives.

July 2014: Lou Florez is slated to give a presentation on ‘Santaria’

September: Divination night

November 21: A night of Songs and Chants for Yule with Artemisia the Bard

December 19: Annual Yule Celebration and Ritual

SCPN Gatherings for 2013

January: The showing of the DVD ‘Descent of Inanna’ by Conrad Bishop & Elizabeth Fuller.

February 15: Witches' Tea and Open Disscussion - The SCPN cordially invites you to join us for tea and to participate in an open discussion. The SCPN is interested in your input.

March 15 : Darryl Cherney a Showing and fundraising for Darryl’s movie, “Who Bombed Judy Bari?”

April 19: A showing of "Permaculture: The Growing Edge" a documentary by Donna Reed and Starhawk.

May 17: Leeanen Sidhe and Ben Terra give a presentation and workshop "Closer to Gaia Through Container Gardening".

June 21 (Litha) Norma Robbins will do workshop on altar building. Leeanen will do Litha ritual.

August 16 SCPN event; the showing of the original film ‘Wickerman’ (1973) to be followed by a general discussion about the stereotyping and misinformation of the pagan community (facilitated by Bruce).

September 20: Gretchen Williams to give a presentation about EFT (Emotion Freedom Technique), a somatic exercise. Gretchen is an EFT instructor.

October 18: Divination Night

November 1: Annual Samhain Celebration and Ritual - "Weaving the web of life, we gather to welcome our Beloved Dead, our Newly Born and the New Year" and Dinner with our Dead.

December: Yule; Leeanen will lead a ritual for Yule titled ‘Driving out the Darkness’.

SCPN Gatherings for 2012

February 24. Guests will be Conrad Bishop & Elizabeth Fuller of the Independent Eye.

March 16: Oberon Zell will present a hands-on playshop on “Making your own Paleolithic Goddess figurine.”

April 20. Julie Ann Arbor (“Tree Girl”) will present photo essay on trees with naked Julie in them.

May 18: Nicki Scully.
June 15: OZ will present his Power-Point show on “2012: Year of the Awakening” if no one else offers.

July 20: Loreon Vigne of Isis Oasis will present blessing ritual from Isis Oasis and Egyptian past-life readings and group meditation.

Aug. 17. Thermal on Free Folk

Sept. 21. No guest—Mabon. Silent auction

Oct. 19. Divination night.

Nov. 2. Samhain—Witches Ball.

November 16: Special Fundraiser for the SCPN - A Bizarre Bazaar- Fairy Flea Market and Pagan Swap Meet - Rummage through remnants, treasure hunt through piles of trinkets and deal, trade or sell pieces from your vast collection.

December 21: Oberon Zell-Ravenheart, Morning Glory Zell and others will present a very special Yule Rite Celebrating the long awaited end of Mayan Caledar, the coming of the Age of Aquarius and the Awakening of Mother Gaia.

SCPN Gatherings for 2011

January 20: The Life And Work Of Marija Gimbutas Presented by Joan Marler

March: “Chants Encounter” with Morning Glory.

April 15: Medb Aodhamair (Druid Priest & Northwest Regional Druid for Ár nDraíocht Féin) demonstrates an ADF style blessing rite in honor of the Nature Spirits, Ancestors and Deities.

May: “Hieros Gamos: Sacred Union of the Gods & The Godlike” with Francesca Gentillé

June 6: A showing of the documentary Dancing With Gaia - film maker Jo Carson will answer questions after the film.

July : Sierra Carlysdaughter will give a presentation about Corn Dollies.

August 19: Cerridwen Fallingstar will talk about Past Lives and her new book.

September 16: Gwion of North Bay Reclaiming will give a presentation on drumming “Gwion & Pagan Sounds”.

October 15: Witches' Ball and Samhian Celebration - Our Samhain ritual will be guided by Thermal. It will be a blending of Thermal's Freefolk tradition and the Reclaiming style.

October 21: Divination Night and Board Elections

November 18: Sani Rifati of Voices of Roma will show and documentary and speak about The Plight of Romanian Gypsies

December 16: Annual Yule Celebration-What makes Yule special for you?

SCPN Gatherings for 2010

January 15: Co-Authors Debora Hill and Sandra Brandenburg speak about their fantasy book series "The Lost Myths".

February 19: Panel Discussion on the PantheaCon. The panel consists of those SCPN members who presented at Pantheacon and those who attended.

March 19: Oberon Zell~Ravenheart gives a presentation on "Mythical Beasties".

April 16: Cerridwen Fallingstar A Direct Experience With Reincarnation

May 21: DeAnna L'am - Reverse The Curse! Empowering Parents & Their Children 

June 18: Anne Hill - Dreaming: Ancient Oracles In Modern Times

July 16: Storm Faerywolf - SUBJECT TO BE ANNOUNCED

August 20: Bizarre Bazaar!

September 17: Cougar B. - SUBJECT TO BE ANNOUNCED

October 15: Divination Night & Silent Auction.

October 23: Samhain Celebration & Ritual.

November 19: Bardic Circle - Special guest performer to be announced!

December 17: Yule celebration!

SCPN Gatherings for 2009

On January 16, we had a presenter = Oberon Zell-Ravenheart. His presentation was "The Awakening of Gaia".

On February 20, we had an After the Pantheacon Panel Discussion. 

On March 20, we had a presenter = Macha Nightmare. Her presentation was “Chants and Enchantments.

On May 2, we had a Maypole Dance in the park.

On May 15, we had a presenter = Morning Glory Zell. Her presentation was “Maiden Goddesses of the Springtime”.

On June 12, our presenter, Daniel Foor, topic will be “Foundations of Shamanic Ancestor Work”.

On June 19 – 21, we have our annual camp-out at Doran Beach with ritual on Saturday afternoon.

On July 17, our presenter, Gus Dizerega, topic will be “Pagans and Legitimacy: The Risks of Assimilation”.

On August 21, we are planning a Bar-B-Que type of party.

On September 18, Francesca Gentille topic to be announced later.

On October 16, look forward to our annual Divination Night.

On October 24 (a Saturday evening), we celebrate Samhain with a ritual by Billy2Names followed by a pot luck feast.

On November 20, we have our annual Pagan Open Mic/ Bardic Circle

On December 18, we celebrate Yule with ritual and a pot luck dinner. The ritual will be presented by Hammer of Thor kindred Asatru fellowship.

2008 Speakers

Amrita Joy Ananda Ma, January 18 ~ Extra-Terrestial Shamanism ~ a Shamanic Journey to Find Your Extra-Terestial Roots

Raven Playfaire, February 15 ~ Pagan Healing for Trauma Survivors ~ a 90 minute introductory talk on her five day Trauma Survivor's Seminar.

Shay Lee, March 21 ~ Spring Healing ~ Indulge in the regenerative energy of the spring equinox with Shay.

Tariel Nimara, May 16 ~ Astrology~ Tariel will be doing a presentation on reading astrology charts.

Debra Oak, July 18 ~ Debra is one of the founding members of Reclaiming. Her topic of discussion will be announced closer to the date of presentation.

Windows Into The Realms of Paganism, August 15th Speakers List:

Amrita Joy Ananda Ma, a High Priestess of Wicca, will speak on Eclectic Wicca and the Sexual Dynamic of Nature.

Clarence, a Catholic Pagan (or a Pagan Catholic) will share his journey (to date) of spiritual growth in these traditions.

Corylus, a member of the Rosicrusion Order, will speak on the Druid Tradition.

Francesca Gentille, an initiated Shaman in 4 traditions (Native European, African, Middle Eastern Temple, & Greek) will speak on the foundational keys of cross cultural shamanism focusing on Native European.

Oberon Zell~Ravenheart, of Mythic Images, Church of All Worlds, Grey School of Wizardry will delight us with whatever he wants to talk about.

Shay Lee, a witch of the Celtic tradition, shamanic healer and herbalist, will speak on Green WitchCraft.

Sienna, of Lucky Mojo, will tell us about hoodoo and about Lucky Mojo.

Sierra Carleysdaughter, a Priestress of Dianic Wicca, will discuss the Dianic Wicca in the Z Budapest Tradition.

Thermal, an Elder of the Freefolk Tradition, will speak about Freefolk practices and core beliefs.

Frencesca Gentille and Ty Gesyuk, September 19th, The Alchemy and Touch of Soul - A Shamanically Embodied Journey.

2007 Speakers

Sher and John Christian, January 19, There will be a Pagan poetry reading with drums and howling.

Leeanen Sidhe,
February 16, We will be having a tea party and Leeanen will be teaching a few chants that are sung in rituals.

Amrita Joy,
March 16, Amrita will be facilitating an Eclectic Spring Soltice ritual. Amrita's Website:

Corvus Munnin, April 20, Gives a presentation on meditation. Corvus is a certified instructor of the DASA method of meditation (DASA stands for Developing Awareness through Self Actualization), which is a silent mantra method of meditation developed by Adesha Rein

Francesca Gentile,
May 18, The topic of the presentation will be Shamanism, Sexual Healing, and Shadow. Francesca's Web Site: e-mail: info(at) phone: (510)759-3839

Anne Hill,
July 20, The topic of the presentation will be Dreams and Healing. Anne's Web Site is

Sept. 21, Will facilitate a public Mabon Ritual.


Lady Loren, Nov. 2006, Loren is a Priestess at the Isis Oasis temple and sanctuary,

Motherbear Scott,
Sept. 2006, Poet Priestess, Founder and Visionary Creatrix of Goddess Gather, High Priestess of Magickal Cauldron and of the Cauldron's Eleusinion. e-mail: motherbearscott(at) phone: (707)937-3629
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Francesa Gentille,
Aug. 2006 Diva of Divine Relationships nationally known relationship coach, sacred dancer and cross-cultural minister. e-mail: info(at) phone: (510)759-3839

LaSara FireFox, May 18, 2006, Creating a Self-Defined Magickal Practice

Jeffry Winters, April 28, 2006, Healing with Aphrodisiacs

Oberon Zell-Ravenheart, Mar. 17, 2006 The Grey School of Wizardry,

Raven Tree-Singing Woman, Jan. 27, 2006 A Chanting Ritual for Brigid


Maggie van Staveren, Sept. 16, 2005, Past Lives: Are they Real or an Illusion?

Joe Baumann, Aug. 19, 2005, A Pagan Solider's Experience Fighting In Iraq.

Cheryl “Li” Walter, Ph.D. July 15, 2005 the Keeping Time Calendar Book.

Catherine Yronwode, May 20, 2005 A Casual Discussion On The Topic Of Folk Magic

Evalena Rose, M. A., a MetaTherapist, March 18th, 2005 Introducing the Joys of Tantra.

Leeanen Sidhe, Feb. 18, 2005, An open discussion on the use of magical wands in spell casting and ritual.

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