Join Fearn Lickfield as she presents The Bardic Book of Becoming, by Ivan McBeth; a warm, user-friendly and eclectic introduction to modern Druidry that invites you to take the first steps into the realm of magic and mystery. This book was written during the last year of Ivan’s life.
Fearn will offer a presentation titled A Druid’s Legacy in which she will share some of Ivan’s gifts from his exceptional life and wisdom. He was a master stone circle builder, author and founder of the Green Mountain Druid Order. He lived a life of crystal magic, wild adventure, colorful joy and hard earned wisdom. He gobbled life, courted death and crossed like a king. This presentation will include stories, poetry, toning, the Dragon Dance and other inspirations as we open our hearts to Ivan’s Bardic arts.
ABOUT THE BOOK: The Bardic Book of Becoming is a warm, user-friendly, eclectic introduction to modern Druidry that invites you to take the first steps into the realms of magic and mystery. In this book you will be introduced to the various techniques and practices of a Druid in training. Written by Ivan McBeth, the cofounder of Vermont's Green Mountain School of Druidry, with Fearn Lickfield, the book incorporates lessons, visualizations, rituals, and magical stories. Many different activities and exercises are included that provide the reader with hands-on learning. Ivan also provides personal stories that demonstrate his own journey from spiritual seeker to Druid.
ABOUT THE SPEAKER AND ABOUT THE AUTHOR:
Fearn Lickfield is a web weaver who facilitates the re-connection of people with the Heart of Nature. She is the director of the Green Mountain Druid School and founder of Guardians of the Sacred Earth. She is the steward of Dreamland, a mystery school and sanctuary in Worcester, Vermont.
Ivan McBeth was a Druid in the Order of Bards, Ovates and Druids who founded the Green Mountain Druid Order, a modern mystery school based in Worcester, Vermont, with his partner Fearn Lickfield. He passed gracefully into the Otherworld at Fall Equinox of 2016.
DATE: Thursday, September 13th at 6:30pm
LOCATION: Phoenix Books Rutland
ADMISSION: Free and open to all.