Savanna Moon Celebration

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 Savanna Moon Celebration

 A Revival of  Women's Music & Ancient Powers​​

 August 16-19, 2018​
Savanna Moon Farm​
 Pepin, Wisconsin

Feed your wild soul with open sky and deep earth.  

Breathe the medicine of a voice set free.  
Unleash your power in the thunder of drums.  
Rest your heart in a circle of sisters. 
Festival Herstory

 The 2018 Celebration will include:​​

  • Voice empowerment and community singing workshops
  • Drumming workshops 
  • Community dinner Saturday night by A to Z
  • Performances: Dusty Heart, Melanie DeMore and others
  • DJed dance by Kelly Shay
  • Healing Workshops
  • Power Portraits
  • Arts and Crafts
  • Prairie meditation and Wildlife communion guided walks
  • Games
  • Ritual to honor the land
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Gullah Stick Rythms & Singing
Melanie DeMore

Melanie has worked closely with Minneapolis choirs, One Voice Mixed Chorus and VocalEssence.  At this festival she will return to offer workshops on the percussive Gullah Stick Pounding.  Foot stomping, hand-clapping rhythms combined with spirituals and songs of protest and peace.  

We will, as a community, turn the whole place into a living, breathing drum!

Performance Saturday night!

Dusty Heart
Barbara Jean and Molly Dean

After her stunning performance with Chastity Brown at last year's festival, Barbara Jean rejoins us with her band mate Molly Dean as Dusty Heart.

Barbara Jean and Molly Dean of Dusty Heart have that rural campfire chemistry that can make you lose all tension in your jaw”
— City Pages Minneapolis

Sufi Zikr &
Dances of Universal Peace
Jamila Knox

Jamila will lead the spiritually energizing songs and dances from the Sufi Zikr tradition and Dances of Universal Peace movement. 

DJ Dance & Yoga Workshops
Kelly Shay

Kelly Shay's, DJ Enigma, ecclectic mix and talents were a big hit in 2017 and she will be back to spin for the Saturday night dance this year.

Kelly is also a skilled yoga practioner and teacher and will lead a yoga class. 
Exploring Emotional Intimacy with Curiosity: An Experiential Workshop
Claudia Hinton

Claudia will lead us through a writing, meditation & movement workshop. The experience will map out our ability to track our internal and external senses to feel engaged, vibrant and present in our lives. 
Power Portrait Sessions
Photo shoots with professional photographer Candace Freeland

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Healing Tent
Lisa Varnes-Epstein - coordinator

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Out on the Land

Critter Communion in the Prairie
Cathy Coon

A morning walk to look and listen for birds and wildlife. We will investigate the creatures of the  open prairie then slip into the forest  edge to observe the dramatic change of inhabitants.

Prairie Walk & Meditation
Cynthia Lane

A brief overview of the ecology of the lands   at Savanna Moon; followed by  a walk and meditation in the prairie. 

 Sponsors & Raffle!​​​​

 We will be holding a raffle during  the festival!

 Free  Raffle Entry if you have a recent  receipt from one  of our  awesome  sponsors. See the our sponsors on  the  Facebook site or click here for a description and  addresses. 





Savanna Moon Celebrations

2016 & 2017