Earth Medicine Women’s Gathering is September 22-24
The Earth Medicine Women’s Gathering begins at 4 p.m., September 22, at a campsite at Lake Rebecca Park Reserve, in Rockford. The closing ceremony is 11:15 a.m., September 24. The weekend-long event includes a variety of Earth-based workshops for healing the body, mind and spirit as well as learning the wisdom of the Earth and healing the Earth.
Coordinated by Laura Adrian, life coach and owner of Whole Life Elevation, this women-only event offers a variety of workshops, wonderful teachers and a connection to nature with access to beautiful hiking trails, biking trails and a nearby beach. All aspects of the event from flyers to food are sourced with an ecological mind and the love, energy and care of women.
Participants provide their own tents and camping gear. The grounds are very spacious and you can find your own pocket of trees to make your nest. Bathroom facilities are within walking distance. Simple showers are available at the beach. Help is available for non-campers who want to partake in the event with nearby lodging options.
Meals are provided from Friday dinner to Sunday lunch and the food is gluten-free, dairy-free and sourced from the highest quality local and organic farmers. Participants are also welcome to bring their own food for any reason. There will be charcoal grills and campfire available for cooking. Attendees may also bring gas stoves, coolers, etc.
Cost: $250. Must register by Sept. 18. Location: 9831 Rebecca Park Trail, Rockford or local lodging near Rockford. For more information, visit WholeLifeElevation.com.