- Reclaiming Tradition
- WitchCamp Council
is a body made up of representatives of member Reclaiming WitchCamps
The Reclaiming WitchCamp Council exists to serve by tending the web of Reclaiming WitchCamps, including campers, organizers, and teachers.
The WitchCamp Council provides a forum for the overview, co-ordination, development and planning necessary for the health and growth of the unique individual camps and the collective web of camps. The Council provides a forum such that the concerns of individual camps can be heard and the collective knowledge and resources of the Camps can be shared.
Recognizing the uniqueness of each camp community, we have a minimum role in local camp policy and we keep our work simple and flexible. Embracing our energetic connections and holding our spiritual identity, we are guided by the Reclaiming Principles of Unity.
To find out more about specific tasks and roles associated with the WitchCamp Council, choose one of the submenu items from the main menu.
Representatives from each community are accountable to the teachers and organizers of their camp communities and for setting up mechanisms for communicating with their larger community. They are to act as a conduit between the camp community and the WitchCamp Council.
Their responsibilities are:
In order to respect the work of this process and for efficiency the WitchCamp Council reserves the right to:
What is a WitchCamp Council Guild?
1. A Guild agrees to work in harmony with the Principles of Unity.
2. A Guild encourages camps to support the following statement: "Out of respect for the intensity of the spiritual and healing work at camps, expect participants within the circle of camp to engage in the transformational work of changing consciousness at will without the use of external intoxicating substances and that are committed to fostering accessible self-responsible communities, supporting people who are in recovery and/or working with the challenges of addiction."
3. Guilds are composed of at least 5 members and are predominantly Reclaiming trained teachers
4. Participate in the Witchcamp Council as a vital way of supporting and connecting with the web of Witchcamps.
What makes a Camp a Reclaiming Camp?