|News & Announcements
Saturday, June 23, 2007 C.E.: The Mother Grove of FoDLA will present an L.A. River cleanup and public Summer Solstice ritual at the Sepulveda Dam (west bank of river, just south of Burbank Blvd. in Encino). Gathering at 2:00pm--park along east side of Woodley Ave. at Burbank Blvd. and walk 1/4 mile west across bridge to ritual site (map). No cost--gloves and trash bags encouraged for river cleanup (limited supply will be available). Cleanup at 2:00pm, ritual follows about 2:30pm. (Rain or shine.)
Saturday-Sunday, July 7-8, 2007 C.E.: The 2nd annual Conclave of Druids and Annual Membership Meeting will be held in the Los Angeles area at a private retreat site and lodge. Confirmed details will be posted later this spring. Printable registration form is available here.
News from FoDLA:
February 18-19, 2007 C.E.: FoDLA offered a hospitality suite at PantheaCon, the largest Pagan gathering on the West Coast. Rev. Todd Covert, Chief of the Fellowship, presented a talk entitled "An American Druidism" as part of the convention's programming.
September 16, 2006 C.E.: FoDLA received formal notification from the state of California of tax exemption as a church.
September 10, 2006 C.E.: The Mother Grove of FoDLA presented a ritual at 3:00pm at the Pagan Pride LA event at Whittier Narrows Recreation Area in LA. Approximately 75 people took part in the rite. The ritual was presented in conjunction with The Druid Academy and both organizations had adjoining informational booths at the event.
August 6, 2006 C.E.: The Mother Grove of FoDLA held its first public ritual (in celebration of Lughnasadh) on Saturday, August 5, at 2:00pm at Stough Park on Lockheed View Dr. in Burbank, CA.
July 16, 2006 C.E.: FoDLA congratulates Joel Schonbrunn of Redwood City, CA, on initiation and provisional ordination as a Druid of the Fellowship, which carries with it legal clergy credential.
July 15-16, 2006 C.E.: The 1st annual Conclave of Druids of FoDLA was held at Sage Ranch Park, Santa Susana, CA. The annual business meeting was convened on Sunday, July 16, by founder and Chief Druid Todd Covert. The bylaws of the Fellowship were ratified by the directors and the curriculum for Druidic Training and the official reading list were distributed.
Updated: April 30, 2007