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8th Annual Summer Solstice Dance, Ritual & Potluck
June 21 @ 7:00 pm - 9:00 pm$18
Join us this Thursday at Dance Medicine as we will turn toward passion, play and pleasure in celebration of 8th Annual Summer Solstice Dance, Ritual & Potluck! The dance will be facilitated by Soul Motion Teacher JimmyLee (Jim Matto-Shepard) Let’s dance and celebrate the longest day of the year with our welcoming Dance Medicine Community!
Summer Solstice is traditionally a time for celebrating full energetic expression. The days are longest, growth its strongest. We receive the warmth and celebrate our personal passionate extension. We acknowledge the energy that we are given and that we bring.
For nearly a decade Dance Medicine has celebrated the Summer Solstice, basking in the satisfying warmth of the dance community. Beautiful alters, community participation in calling in the directions, potluck, and play. Whatever the Solstice means to you, come dance that, with us.
6:50: Doors open
7:00: moving to the rhythms with JimmyLee.
7:30: short community ritual at about 7:35.
7:45 – 9:00: The Magic continues with a special Dance Wave until 9 pm when we will share a Potluck Meal!
9:00 – 10:00: Potluck – Please bring a dish to share – drinks will be provided. (We encourage you to bring reusable plates and utensils.)
Thursday, June 21st
7:00 – 10:00 pm
Jim Matto-Shepard (JimmyLee)
Jim Matto- Shepard, Ph.D is a somatic psychologist who specializes in relationship and archetype. He is a certified Soul Motion teacher — currently teaching “Inner Journey” as part of a collective in Sebastopol. In addition to his conscious dance commitments and his full-time psychology practice, Jim co-facilitates workshops with his wife Felicia on Erotic Partnership and Awakening to the Living Truth of the Moment. Find out more about Jim: www.drjms.com.