Upcoming Events

Forging the Bonds of Community One Gathering at a Time ...

(We look forward to adding more local ADO events as our membership community grows.  If you are an ADO Lifetime Member, and have scheduled local events or activities to be added to this page, please contact the ADO Midwife .
In the meantime, here is what's on offer:)

October 2019 - October 2020

Mid-Atlantic Region, USA

Southeast Region, USA

Nova Scotia, Canada

  • Beltaine Weekend Intensive Training:   (Memorial Day Weekend at Rhosyn Ddraig Grove House, SW Virginia) Subjects are tailored to the needs of attending ADO members. Duration: 5 days (3-4 days of lessons/ritual at the Grove House, plus 1-2 day trip to Pilot Mountain).  [ADO Lifetime Members only.  Pls. RSVP by 15 April 2018 and confirm 48 hours before the event. Failure to confirm will result in cancellation of your reservation.]
  • Midwinter & Midsummer Candlelight Vigils:   (Twilight, Sunday night closest to Midwinter and Midsummer at the Grove House, SW Virginia)  Honouring the rebirth of the light, and the Re-enchanting of the Land, respectively.  Duration:  2-3 hours.  [Open to the public by reservation ONLY.  Pls. RSVP no later than 15 December / 15 June, respectively, and confirm no later than 48 hours before Ceremony.  Some restrictions apply.  Failure to confirm will result in cancellation of your reservation.]
  • Avalon Teas:  (By appointment, or whenever we plan to be in town for the day. Watch for fliers announcing upcoming Teas posted at public announcement boards in Floyd, VA, or contact the Grove directly via the ADO email  to request a meeting.)  The ADO Founders will be available to answer general questions about the Tradition and the Order over a light meal and tea or coffee.  Duration:  2-3 hours.  [Open to the Public.  No reservation required.]
  • [Pending Final Approval]   2019 ADO Tribes Gathering:  (4-11 October, Florida, USA, hosted by Sr. Da'jeena) Annual Members Gathering. 2019 Focus: Establishing local Learning Circles and Groves; Reviewing & Practising Tribes Ceremonies; Energy Work; Sacred Hearthfire (i.e. community time); and possible Day Trip. Duration:  5-7 days.   [ADO Lifetime Members only. Pending final approval.  Full payment for accommodations must be rendered to the ADO 6 to 12 mos. before the scheduled event (exact deadlines are determined by venue). Your payment will serve as confirmation of your reservation.  Regrets, but due to venue payment policies  there are no refunds for cancellations.]
  • (Other Events TBD)
  • [Pending Final Approval]   2020 ADO Tribes Gathering:  (Dates TBD, Nova Scotia; hosted by Br. Cal) Annual Members Gathering.  Tentative 2020 Focus: Tribes Rebirthing Ceremony or other Ritual Ceremony; Energy Work; Traditional Healing; Sacred Landscape & Star Temples; Sacred Hearthfire.  Duration:  10 days.  [ADO Lifetime Members only.  Full payment for accommodations must be rendered to the ADO 6 to 12 mos. before the scheduled event (exact deadlines are determined by venue). Your payment will serve as confirmation of your reservation.  Regrets, but due to venue payment policies there are no refunds for cancellations.]
  • (Other Events TBD)

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