Summer Solstice

Kick-start Fundraiser in Support of

The Emotional Literacy Movement

Join us for two days of community celebration, emotional regulation, personal development and artistic expression!

JUNE 24th & 25th

Hawthorne Valley Farm, East Selkirk, MB


Celebrate the Expansive Solstice Sun + Support Emotional Literacy Projects!

Friday Night Line Up!

**More details coming soon!**

Solstice Ceremony & Fire

Benjamin Craig

Alenna Mark & Joel Rivard

Dancing to Sticks & Stones

The Percussion of being Humyn

Lead by Mosheh Ravensong

Share Your Talent/Open Mic

Auction Prize Draw

Thank you to the many talented artists & business owners who have donated their art and services! Please visit our "Supporters Page" below!

Draw will be held June 24th

Grand Prize #1

$10 for 1 Ticket or $20 for 3 Tickets

B. Rocke Landscaping Prize Pack

Winner can choose one of 3 options

  1. Thunder Crabapple tree in a 5 gallon pot
  2. Artform recessed wood fire pit
  3. Full front yard or backyard design consultation

plus More!

Grand Prize #2

$10 for 1 Ticket or $20 for 3 Tickets

Festivals Prize Pack

Grand Prize #3

$10 for 1 Ticket or $20 for 3 Tickets

Self-Care + Samadhi Yurt Prize Pack

Prize Basket 1

$5 for 1 Ticket or $10 for 3 Tickets


Prize Basket 2

$5 for 1 Ticket or $10 for 3 Tickets

Prize Basket 3

$5 for 1 Ticket or $10 for 3 Tickets

plus more!

Thank you to the many talented artists & business owners who have donated their art and services! Please visit our Supporters Page here!

Saturday June 25th Daytime Lineup

**More details coming soon!**

Morning Kundalini Yoga & Gong Bath

Lead by Elisa Wiebe

Roots of The Emotional Literacy Movement

Lead by Kris Garner

Sifting Through the Bathwater:

Storytelling as Culture Jamming

Lead by Mosheh Ravensong

Soul Self-Portraits

An abstract painting journey with your inner artist.

Lead by Jenn Van de Vooren

Bio-Emotive Circling

Lead by Hoji Alxndra Tataryn & Nicole Ena

Tickets & Donations Support the

Launching of Two Exciting Projects!

We've been hard at work preparing to present this work to the world!

Wholehearted Leaders Homeschool Program

Wholehearted Leaders Homeschool Program is a holistic, nature-based education program for youth that weaves emotional literacy, permaculture, community, project- based learning, and emergent curriculum


The Embodied Educator

The Embodied Educator is ELM's education reform project. Our vision is to impact the mental health and overall wellbeing of educators, students, and administrators in the private and public school systems. We aim to reach school divisions using emotional literacy education, which includes creating online ELM training opportunities, as well as in-person professional development for educators across Canada.

Get Tickets!

Children are welcome to attend this event free with a paying adult. This is a community fundraiser, and children are an essential part of our community.  

Friday + Camping + Saturday

  • unserviced overnight yard camping
  • Bring your own tent & camping gear
  • Includes hot breakfast

Fri, June 24th 6:00pm to Sat, June 25th 4:00pm

 $75 /per person

Friday, June 24th

6:00PM to 12:00AM

 $35 /per person

Saturday, June 25th

9:00AM to 4:00PM

 $35 /per person

Friday + Saturday

Fri, June 24th from 6pm-12am and Sat, June 25th 9am-4pm

 $65 /per person

Support Tickets

Can't make the event but still want to support our vision?

Support tickets are a great way to help us out, and is greatly appreciated. TIA!


Frequently Asked Questions

Have another question? Shoot us a message!

Can I bring kids?

Yes! Children are valued members of our community, they are free to attend with adults that have purchased tickets.

Please remember you are responsible for your children at the event, please keep an eye on them, discuss safety and any boundaries you have around land exploration.

What about food?

Friday night is a community potluck event, please bring a dish to share, labelled with common allergens such as gluten, dairy, eggs, and nuts.

Breakfast is included with overnight camping ticket holders. 

Drinking water provided.

All other food and snacks you need to bring with you

What kind of gear do I need to bring for overnight camping?

Bring your own tent, and all your gear. 

We will have a water station available and porta-potty.

Do your best to reduce waste. Pack and take your own garbage.

When is the draw for prizes?

Friday night we will draw for prizes. You do not need to be in attendance to claim your prize

The Emotional Literacy Movement operates throughout Manitoba and is located on the traditional territory of the Anishinaabe, Cree, Oji-Cree, Dakota, Dene and Métis people. Our headquarters are located on Treaty 1 territory, the homeland of the Métis Nation.

We dedicate ourselves to move forward with indigenous and Métis communities in a spirit of reconciliation and collaboration to make Manitoba an inclusive and accessible place for everyone who lives here. Land acknowledgment is only one small part of supporting Indigenous and Métis communities.