Fire Ceremony - Worm Moon
Mar
22
7:00 PM19:00

Fire Ceremony - Worm Moon

Despacho will be performed. Ceremony will be held weather permitting. Actual date of the full moon is March 20th.

Sunset: 7:14 pm
Moonrise: 9:19 pm

At the time of this Spring Moon, the ground begins to soften and earthworm casts reappear, inviting the return of the robins. This is also known as the Sap Moon, as it marks the time when maple sap begins to flow and the annual tapping of maple trees begins.

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Fire Ceremony - Pink Moon
Apr
19
8:00 PM20:00

Fire Ceremony - Pink Moon

Despacho will be performed. Ceremony will be held weather permitting.

Sunset: 7:42 pm
Moonrise: 8:05 pm

This full Moon heralded the appearance of the moss pink, or wild ground phlox - one of the first spring flowers. It si also known as the Sprouting Grass Moon, the Egg Moon and the Fish Moon.

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Fire Ceremony - Strawberry Moon
Jun
16
8:00 PM20:00

Fire Ceremony - Strawberry Moon

Despacho will be performed. Ceremony will be held weather permitting. Actual date of the full moon is June 17th.

Sunset: 8:31 pm
Moonrise: 7:58 pm

The Algonquin tribes knew this Moon as the time to gather ripening strawberries. It is also known as the Rose Moon and the Hot Moon.

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Fire Ceremony - Buck Moon
Jul
14
8:00 PM20:00

Fire Ceremony - Buck Moon

Despacho will be performed. Ceremony will be held weather permitting. Actual date of the full moon is July 16th..

Sunset: 8:28 pm
Moonrise: 6:49 pm

Bucks begin to grow new antlers at this time. This full Moon was also known as the Thunder Moon, because thunderstorms are so frequent during this month.

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Fire Ceremony - Sturgeon Moon
Aug
16
8:00 PM20:00

Fire Ceremony - Sturgeon Moon

Despacho will be performed. Ceremony will be held weather permitting. Actual date of the full moon is August 15th.

Sunset: 7:56 pm
Moonrise: 8:53 pm

Some Native American tribes knew that the sturgeon of the Great Lakes and Lake Champlain were most readily caught during this full Moon. Others called it the Green Corn Moon.

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Fire Ceremony - Harvest Moon
Sep
14
8:00 PM20:00

Fire Ceremony - Harvest Moon

Despacho will be performed. Ceremony will be held weather permitting.

Sunset: 7:11 pm
Moonrise: 7:50 pm

This full Moon corresponds with the time of harvesting corn. It is also called the Barley Moon, because it is the time to harvest and thresh the ripened barley. The Harvest Moon is the full Moon nearest the autumnal equinox, which can occur in September or October and is bright enough to allow finishing all the harvest chores.

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Fire Ceremony - Hunter's Moon
Oct
13
7:00 PM19:00

Fire Ceremony - Hunter's Moon

Despacho will be performed. Ceremony will be held weather permitting.

Sunset: 6:24 pm
Moonrise: 6:45 pm

This is the month when the leaves are falling and the game is fattened. Now is the time for hunting and laying in a store of provisions for the long winter ahead. October’s Moon is also known as the Travel Moon and the Dying Moon

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Fire Ceremony - Beaver Moon
Nov
10
7:00 PM19:00

Fire Ceremony - Beaver Moon

Despacho will be performed. Ceremony will be held weather permitting. Actual date of the full moon is November 12th.

Sunset: 4:48 pm
Moonrise: 4:14 pm

For both the colonists and the Algonquin tribes, this was the time to set beaver traps before the swamps froze, to ensure a supply of warm winter furs. This full Moon was also called the Frost Moon.

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Fire Ceremony - Cold Moon
Dec
13
7:00 PM19:00

Fire Ceremony - Cold Moon

Despacho will be performed. Ceremony will be held weather permitting. Actual date of the full moon is December 12th.

Sunset: 4:35 pm
Moonrise: 6:06 pm

This is the month when the winter cold fastens its grip and the nights become long and dark. This full Moon is also called the Long Nights Moon by some Native American tribes.

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Fire Ceremony - Snow Moon
Feb
17
7:00 PM19:00

Fire Ceremony - Snow Moon

Despacho will be performed. Ceremony will be held weather permitting. Actual day of the full moon is February 19th.

Sunset: 5:38 pm
Moonrise: 1:47 pm

Usually the heaviest snows fall in February. Hunting becomes very difficult, and hence to some Native American tribes this was the Hunger Moon.

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Fire Ceremony - Wolf Moon
Jan
21
7:00 PM19:00

Fire Ceremony - Wolf Moon

Despacho will be performed. Ceremony will be performed weather permitting.

Sunset: 5:06 pm
Moonrise: 5:51 pm

This full Moon appeared when wolves howled in hunger outside the villages. It is also known as the Old Moon. To some Native American tribes, this was the Snow Moon, but most applied that name to the February full Moon.

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