Saturday, March 20, 2010

North Carolina Goddess Temple to celebrate spring equinox

Here is an interesting holiday story from North Carolina as reported in the CITIZEN-TIMES.com:

"ASHEVILLE — After making it through the harsh winter, people in Western North Carolina are looking forward to the warm sun of spring. Some are preparing to celebrate the season's change with an ecumenical ritual.

Saturday officially marks the first day of spring, being the day of the spring equinox...

Saturday's event is open to all faith traditions, said Byron Ballard, wiccan priestess and a member of the temple. Mother Grove “isn't a wiccan group, though some of us are wiccans,” she said." ...(Cont.)...