Celebrate Earth Day

Monday, April 22, 2019 6:30 PM to 8:00 PM

brochure/poster pdf


The community is invited to this intergenerational celebration
of our connection with the Earth
through dance, ritual, and family-friendly activities.
Move and groove, be and enjoy, as we honor
the beauty of this common planetary home
we share with all creatures. 

About the leader(s)

Lawrence Jay


As the Executive Director, Lawrence works in partnership with the staff to ensure that the guest experience at the Ridge is top quality.  He also partners with retreat leaders to provide excellent programming at the Ridge, and is available to speak about the ongoing ministry and historic mission of Rolling Ridge as a place of rest, retreat, and transformation.

Ellen Kennedy


Ellen is a Scared Circle Teacher; trained and certified at the Findhorn Foundation, Scotland.   Locally, she has taught Sacred Circle Dance (SCD) at the Nock Middle School, River Valley Charter School, Kindermusic, Salem State College, and Northern Essex Community College. Ellen founded the MT Holyoke College Sacred Circle Dance Troupe, directing it for four years. She has developed, organized and led SCD workshops, trainings, events and retreats in the US, Mexico, Scotland, Ireland,  Iceland, S. Korea and Israel. Ellen is an International Peace Activist, recently dancing for peace at the Syrian Border and the US Naval Base in S. Korea offering a grandmother’s love and compassion.  She  lives in Newbury and delights in her six grandchildren.