The Story Circle’s 🌟 Winter Solstice Illumination: Journey through the Evergreen Spiral 🌲❄️

Date(s) - December 21, 2023
6:30 pm - 8:30 pm

This is a community group (non-UU) event, open to the public. Please direct questions to UU Casper Building Use Person, Cindy Wright (

As the longest night of the year envelops the world in a serene hush, join us for a magical Winter Solstice celebration like no other! Embrace the enchantment of the season and partake in a timeless tradition that intertwines nature, community, and light.

🕯️ Event Highlights:

1. Evergreen Spiral Walk:

Venture into the heart of winter’s embrace as you embark on a mesmerizing journey through an intricately laid evergreen spiral. The path, adorned with fragrant pine boughs, will lead you on a symbolic passage from darkness to light.

2. Illuminate the Darkness:

Each participant will carry a flickering candle, representing the warmth and hope that the returning sun brings. The gentle glow of your candle will join the collective radiance, creating a breathtaking display of light. Experience the symbolic transition from the longest night to the promise of lengthening days.

3. Reflection and Connection:

Take a moment of introspection as you reach the heart of the evergreen spiral. Feel the collective energy of the community, and reflect on the significance of this celestial turning point. Share in the silent camaraderie of fellow participants as you collectively celebrate the cycles of nature and the interconnectedness of all living things.

4. Community Gathering:

After the evergreen spiral walk, gather around to share stories, laughter, and seasonal treats. Revel in the spirit of togetherness as we celebrate the rebirth of light and the promise of a new cycle. Warm beverages and seasonal delights will be provided.

5. Family-Friendly Activities:

This event is family-friendly, with activities for all ages. Children can engage in craft stations, storytelling, and other festive activities to make this celebration a memorable experience for the entire family.

Attire: Warm layers and comfortable shoes, if weather permits, otherwise this will be held indoors.

Join us in this radiant celebration of the Winter Solstice, where the natural world and community converge in a harmonious dance of light and shadow. Let’s welcome the return of the sun together and kindle the flame of hope that will illuminate our hearts throughout the winter season! 🌲🕯️❄️