Sun, Jun 19



Summer Solstice Medicine Wheel

The Medicine Wheel is a symbol of holistic teachings based on the cycles of nature. People from varying backgrounds and spiritual traditions are invited to gather to celebrate the beginning of a new season in a beautiful outdoors setting at VanDusen Garden.

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Summer Solstice Medicine Wheel

Time & Location

Jun 19, 12:00 p.m. – 3:00 p.m.

Vancouver, 5251 Oak St, Vancouver, BC V6M 4H1, Canada

About The Event

Drumming, singing, and prayers will be shared.

The ceremony concludes with a potluck/sharing of food (optional).

What to bring:

  • Bring clothing and gear appropriate for the weather (ie. warm clothes, cool clothes, rain clothes, visor, hat, umbrella, sunscreen, water etc.)
  • Bring something to sit on as the ceremony (except for in December) is held outdoors and lasts 3 hours.
  • If you choose to stay for the potluck after the ceremony, please bring a food item to share, serving utensil, and your own dishes/cup and cutlery. etc. Hand sanitizer will be available and distancing will be encouraged.
  • A small stone or more to infuse prayers into and to leave at the wheel.

Regular garden admission is charged for those participating in the ceremony.