The New Academy of Irish & Celtic Studies & local Druid group Grove of the Rising Phoenix present a 5 part lecture series

On the Druids

Saturday 01/28 – 1:30PM – 3PM
Lecture #1: Poet, Healer, Smith: Brigid of Many Names.  Join us as we explore the fascinating connections with the Goddess Brigid and St. Bridget.  Who was Brigid?  Where does her story begin and how did she come to be revered?  What footprints are left of her legacy across Europe as she came to be a Saint? Join us as we journey with Brigid through her many incarnations throughout myth and history.

Saturday 02/25 – 1:30PM – 3PM
Lecture #2: The Indo-European Language Tree. What languages and cultures fall along the branches of the Indo-European language tree? When did they separate and how did the tribes migrate across the continent and the islands? What are the newest theories regarding the Celtic languages and when/how they arrived to their current locales? Join us as we explore the fascinating connections with our Indo-European language roots.

Saturday 03/25 – 1:30PM – 3PM
Lecture #3: TBD

Saturday 04/22 – 1:30PM – 3PM
Lecture #4: TBD

Saturday 05/24 – 1:30PM – 3PM
Lecture #5: TBD

Sign up for 5 weeks: $75 members and $90 non-members or for individual lectures at $15 members and $18 non-members. Walk-ins welcome.

Call 602.864.2357 to register by phone or email academy@azirish.org for information.

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