Light & Darkness; the Dance Between Grief & Gratitude
On Wednesday, December 21 at 7:00 PM join Grandmother Agnes Baker Pilgrim, aka Grandma Aggie, and other speakers for an interfaith winter solstice celebration in her honor. The event, “Light & Darkness; The Dance Between Grief and Gratitude” is a benefit for Grandma Aggie in gratitude for her work as an Ambassador for Mother Earth and one of Oregon’s most outspoken protectors of the water and the salmon. At nearly 90 years old and named “A Living Treasure” by her tribe, the Confederated Tribes of Siletz, Grandma Aggie is one of the 13 grandmothers of the International Council of Indigenous Grandmothers and has touched the lives of many people all around the world. Other speakers include Dan Wahpepah, Rabbi David Zaslow, Rev Leslie Becknell Marx, Reb Kelley Springer, Rev Ruth Tipler Kirby, Phoenix Sigalove, Rev Nan White, Rev Christina Kukuk and Gene Burnett. The event is free and open to all, and donations for Grandma Aggie will be accepted. The Havurah is located at 185 N Mountain Ave. in Ashland. Call 541-488-7716 for more info.