Greek Priestesses with Frame Drums, circa 420 BCE

Women, Rhythm & Ritual: March New Moon Temple
with Barbara Gail & Friends

Friday, March 8; 6:30-8:30pm (arrive 6:20pm)
Held at The Venice Holistic Community Center, 714 Shamrock Blvd, Venice, 34293

THEME FOR MARCH: A Caravan of Animals

Along with Master Healer JoEllyn Bavosa (Reiki) & Master Herbalist Linda Nelson (Plant Wisdom) sharing their talents in our ritual, Barbara Gail welcomes all Sisters to the Sacred Circle on this International Women’s Day!

Throughout the Ancient World, Temple Priestesses harnessed the powerful tools of drumming, singing & dancing, in both ceremony & celebration, to rouse community consciousness & attain spiritual awareness for healing & divination.

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Fairy Fair!

Faerie Elaine Silver & Barbara Gail perform at The Fairy Fair
Saturday, April 6, 2:30pm

Payne Park, Sarasota

Dress as your Inner Fairy! Vendors, fairy house contest, happy vibes, & music.

Yoga Friends with Miss Barbara at Earth Task Crew Camp, 2015

Private Weekly Group Class: Yoga Friends For Kids 
April & May, Lakewood Ranch

The Message is in the Movement, the Magic is in the Music!

Children will enjoy happy, healthy fun in Miss Barbara’s Yoga Friends classes. They’re music-based, child-centered & energetic, & include creative movement, songs, & magic flying yoga-mat journeys. After most classes children can take home their fun props, to inspire at-home yoga-play with friends & family.

Develop coordination, flexibility, strength, focus, & balance, while learning

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Spring Cleanse, Spring Awaken, Spring Green

Women, Rhythm & Ritual: April Full Moon Temple

Friday April 19; 6:30-8:30pm; plan to arrive 10 minutes early
Held at Seven Oaks, a private location in Nokomis; RSVP for address

The theme for April’s Full Moon Ceremony Experience, is Spring Cleanse, Spring Awaken, Spring Green!

Let’s dress in all shades of green to embody the energy of Spring’s clearing, cleansing, & rebirth, so full of life’s potential!

Our evening is a shared ritual, infused with the alchemy of In-Powering SongChant, Symbolic Movement, & Intuitive Drumming, all with the loving intention for your healing, alignment, & highest vibration.

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BG Leading Summer Solstice 2017, with Healers Robin Tanzzi, JoEllyn Bavosa, & Cat Randall

Women, Rhythm, & Ritual: Goddess of the Summer Solstice
Friday, June 21, 7pm

Join Barbara & friends Cat Katmandu Randall (Elemental Catalyst & Catalyst Fire Circus), JoEllyn HeartShine Bavosa (Jobella Organics & Turn the Tide, Florida), & Lana De Vettori (Beach Life Wellness), for our annual event welcoming women, girls, & babes-in-arms, in ceremony & celebration of the mid-point of the year.

For women seeking connection in a group experience inspired by seasonal cycles, Barbara Gail weaves a unique, meditative, thoughtfully-crafted, sacred space. With an intention for inner healing, clearing, centering, InSight, InSpiration, & to activate our highest vibration, our container is a shared journey infused with an alchemy of Rhythm, Sound, Movement, the Elements, & the Feminine Soul.

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Moonrise: Daughters of an Ancient Pulse, Summer Solstice, Portland, Maine, 1999

Priestess Frame Drumming: a Workshop for our Winter Solstice Event
with Barbara Gail

Saturday, December 14,2019;  2:30-3:45pm.
Followed by Winter Solstice rehearsal from 4-6pm.

At Seven Oaks, a private Nokomis residence. Address given upon registration.

After learning the basic strokes of the drum, we’ll learn how to play in a beautiful, magical, spiritual, rhythmic procession.

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DrumRise! The Art of Women's Drumming

Rehearsal for DrumRise! Winter Solstice
Saturday, December 14, 2019; 4-6pm.

All women drummers are invited to join Barbara Gail for DrumRise! The Art of Women’s Drumming rehearsal for Enter Darkness, Return to Light: a Ritual for Winter Solstice, planned for tomorrow, Sunday, December 15.

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DrumRise! The Art of Women's Drumming, preparing to perform at Winter Solstice, 2016, photo JoEllyn Bavosa

Enter Darkness, Return to Light: a Ritual for Winter Solstice
Sunday, December 15, 2019
Arrival 5:15pm, Ritual 5:30pm

Nokomis location TBA

Join Barbara Gail & her group, DrumRise! The Art of Women’s Drumming, in the circle for a memorable & meaningful participatory event that honors the the longest night of the year & the growing daylight. We’ll clear away the old & that which no longer serves, preparing fresh ground for the garden of new intentions. Bless the…

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