I Come From The Mountains

Unitarian Universalist Society of Schenectady - UUSS, 1221 Wendell Avenue, Schenectady, NY

Earth Circles UUSS celebrate the Persian New Year; Nowruz to welcome spring in a beautiful place, with wonderful friends. The ceremony is around one hour in length, and it includes a symbolic act to become familiar with Char-shanbeh soori (Iranian Fire Jumping Festival), storytelling (a Persian romance legend about Winter lady and Father Spring) by Barbara Chepaitis, Eric & Dawn Marczak, Poetry in Farsi for meditation, Music ( By " I Come From The Mountains" Scott Collins & Deen Mirabito, Musicians), and of course a few samples of Iranian food, Shirini & tea for refreshments!

PS. FULL MOON DRUM CIRCLE follows the Nowruz ceremony @7 PM for those interested, All are welcome!