2015 Midwest Witches’ Ball Tickets On Sale

19th Annual Witches’ Ball Presents
Magick & Mayhem

Tickets are $40 and 21 and over only
Feast on Sumptuous hors d’oeuvres
Visit the open bar for your favorite potion
http://midwestwitchesball.com/tickets/

Saturday, October 17, 2015
7: p.m. – 1:00 a.m.

Royalty House
8201 East 13 Mile Road
Warren, MI 48093

Bewitchments of the Evening
9 AM The Vendors Room Opens (Open to the Public)
3 PM The Vendors Room Closes
7 PM Bell Book & Canto Singing Group will perform
7:45 PM Announcements
8 PM Dance to a mix of pop, rock, and goth by renowned DJ John Bomarito
11 PM Vote for the King & Queen
11:30 50/50 Drawing to benefit the Michigan Pagan Scholarship Fund (second Prize the Ball’s Altar donated from The Great Lakes Witches Council

Hotel Information
Don’t Drink & Drive
(we provide transportation from the Hotel to the hall and back again)
Baymont Inn & Suites
7447 Convention Boulevard
Warren, MI 48092
(586) 977-7270
Reserve early for your hotel room and save. CODE IS MWB/Midwest Witches Ball

Door Prizes We will raffle some meaningful door prizes for our very generous sponsors. We encourage you to support of all of our Sponsors.

New 2015 Midwest Witches Ball Sponsor & Vendor Tri Dragon Designs

Tri Dragon Designs
Where Creativity Runs Wild…
Owner/Designer- Mardoll Harte
1(586)260-8944
tri.dragon.designs13@gmail.com
https://www.facebook.com/tri.dragon.designs/
I design and create one-of-a-kind gemstone, and semi precious stone bead creations. I am focusing primarily (at this time) on jewelry, but gradually expanding to decorative items for the home as well. And in the not too distant future, I will be expanding to items such as: incense, bath salts, oils, candles, etc. I am reiki attuned and very intuitive. I use both of these aspects when creating my treasures, as well as using the attributes of the gemstones and semi precious stones to enhance their natural properties. I also do custom pieces….** If there is anything in particular that you would like made, or have a design in mind…. a pendant or beads that you would like worked into a wearable treasure…. ~~Don’t hesitate….~~ Get in touch with me and we’ll see what we can create….

New 2015 Midwest Witches Ball Sponsor & Vendor Mama Tracy, Inc.

Mama Tracy, Inc.
Unique Product Line & Metaphysical Services
23614 Vanborn
Dearborn Heights, MI 48125
734-626-5436
http://www.mamatracyinc.com/
https://www.facebook.com/MamaTracyInc
Mama Tracy, Inc. was founded and created in 2011. Its purpose and goal is to offer a unique product line and metaphysical service that you cannot find anywhere else. Mama Tracy, Inc. was established by Tracy and later partnered with Courtney who with her own witchy talents created the current and upcoming mojo lines. Mama Tracy, Inc. specializes in the Mama Tracy Mojo blends that offer a combination of natural herbs and oils that bring a little magic and positive energy into your life, as well as, our Mama Tracy Candle kits that offer a combination of mojo blends and a candle to complete your manifesting kit. Let the mojo or kit help you manifest your goals whether; love, luck, money, health, or even enhancing your natural psychic or intuitive talents.
Mama Tracy Inc. is the home of a unique line of Mojo and Candle Kits. All handmade herbal blends infused with natural manifestation energy. They have a Mojo for you! They also offer psychic readings, home parties or events, classes, healing sessions, phone readings and an array of metaphysical product including Cosmic Eye’s chakra candle line!

New 2015 Midwest Witches Ball Sponsor & Vendor Ties That Bynde Designs

Ties That Bynde Designs
The artistry of the perfect fit
jessica@tiesthatbynde.com
http://www.tiesthatbynde.com/
https://www.facebook.com/tiesthatbynde
At Ties that Bynde Designs we believe that the perfect fit comes from spending time with, and getting to know our clients. The art of one of a kind garments has disappeared in our busy and rushed society, resulting in a cookie cutter feel. Corsets are my passion, and from this I have found a love for sewing and designing. I strive to make every woman beautiful, and feel confident in what they wear. This confidence comes from their input in the design process, and knowing that it is fit perfectly to them. When you have that special event, just want to turn every head, or feel like the “belle of the ball” that you are meant to be, please e-mail me and we can find that perfect fit for you.

New 2015 Midwest Witches Ball Sponsor & Vendor Pagan Presence, Inc

Pagan Presence, Inc
Serving You Since March 1999
(330) 805-1675
eagle1@paganpresence.com
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Pagan-Presence-Inc/110749882275342
http://www.paganpresence.com
https://twitter.com/PaganPresence
Pagan Presence, Inc. was founded in January 1999 and began as an online retailer in March 1999. Originally we offered two musical artists, a small selection of jewelry and books. From that we have grown to a wide selection of metaphysical and magickal products in response to our customers. Today we now offer our wide selection of products for your spiritual and magickal needs. Our product and service offering is constantly evolving to meet your needs. Many of the artists we carry have become widely known in the Pagan, Wiccan and Newage communities, like Wendy Rule, Gypsy, Celia and Sequoia Records artists. Plus we carry authors ranging from Raymond Buckland, Edain McCoy, Silver Ravenwolf, Elizabeth Diamond and many other authors. We offer a wide range of divination tools from pendulums, tarot decks, rune stones and rune decks, to scrying tools. Many of the products are made in the USA by fellow Wiccans, Pagans and Witches, some of which are exclusive to Pagan Presence, Inc.

New 2015 Witches’ Ball Sponsor & Vendor Wicked Wicc ‘N Candles

Wicked Wicc ‘N Candles
Essential Oil Pure Soy Wax Candles
wickedwiccncandles@gmail.com
http://www.wickedwiccncandles.com
https://www.facebook.com/WickedWiccNCandles
Our candles are made with 100% natural non-GMO soy wax grown here in the USA, 100% pure essential oils or pure essential oil blends, wicked with natural hemp, and are completely additive and dye free. All of our candles will be a creamy white unless the essential oil has tinted the wax. Our candles can be used for aromatherapy, spiritual, alter, spell work, mediation purposes, survival kits, home decor, and our jars double as lotion.

New 2015 Witches Ball Sponsor & Vendor Le-Vel THRIVE Experience

Le-Vel THRIVE Experience
Take the 8 Week Challenge to Better Health and Wealth!
(231) 590-8504
HomeCareerSuccess@yahoo.com
http://www.freedom123.le-vel.com
The THRIVE experience is an 8 week premium lifestyle plan to help individuals experience and reach peak physical and mental levels like never before! Whether your goal is to lose weight, get in the best shape of your life, or simply be the best you can be, we know the THRIVE 8 week experience will get you there! We have an easy 3-step proven and effective system to improve: * Weight Management *Mental Clarity *Digestion & Immune Support *All-day Energy *Joint Support & Pain Management *Antioxidant & Anti-aging Properties. THRIVE is all natural, non-GMO, gluten-free, plant-extracts, vitamins, minerals, antioxidants, probiotics, and enzymes all in one system! There’s nothing like it on the market and sweeping the nation by storm! The THRIVE experience is hard to explain and many have described it as the best thing to feeling great, but it’s something you truely have to experience for yourself! Ask me for a free sample! Read the testimonials on the Facebook page: www.facebook.com/levelbrands then click my website link for more details and sign up FREE!

A call to help the Michigan Pagan Scholarship continue its mission

By Kenya Davis aka Mistress Belladonna

http://www.examiner.com/article/a-call-to-help-the-michigan-pagan-scholarship-continue-its-mission

The Michigan Pagan Scholarship fund is once again accepting applications from hopeful high school students who identify as Pagan. Last year at the Pagan Picnic, they gave away their first $500 Scholarship to Miranda Owens. Their goal is to give away $2,000 a year. And unlike many other kinds of scholarships, Miranda can actually apply to renew her scholarship if she maintains a 2.4 GPA and is continuing her education. The organization is now gearing up for 2015.

UNIVERSAL SOCIETY OF ANCIENT MINISTRY

Your friendly neighborhood Detroit Paganism Examiner had the unique honor to get some history from the driving force championing its existence, Gordon Ireland. Those in the Michigan Pagan Community know this name very well. So, take a spell and to sit and read the story of the scholarship straight from the person who knows it best.

So without further introduction, here is the history.

A little history behind the Michigan Pagan Scholarship Fund. After the Announcement that Tempest Smith Foundation was closing it’s doors. Paula and Myself (who have been donating to their college fund for years) decided that it needed to continue. We knew we needed help to make it work, as the Witches’ ball only has so much money available to donate. The first thing we did was contact an established Church, requested some information (IE to make this work legally needed and incorporated organization and 501(c)3) They passed on providing the information.

The next biggest established organization was Witches of Michigan, so we contacted Merlyn and as his daughter, Gerry Leonard who is also a committee member of the Witches’ Ball, made thing a little easier. WOM (Witches of Michigan) is not legal established Church. However that has always been the goal. Paula and I decided to assist Gerry Leonard in establishing her church Universal Society of Ancient Ministry and in the process giving the Michigan Pagan Scholarship fund a home and someone to be the face of the college fund.

The next step was insuring a steady income for the scholarship fund. The Witches ball promised a minimum of 500 a year. Plus the Witches Ball also holds a 50/50 raffle during the Ball to raise money for the College fund second prize is the Balls altar. (Which this year is being donating by The Great Lakes Witches Council) The Magical Education Council (the find people who host Convocation, Beyond the Veil and the Pagan Picnic) also promised 500 a year. Pagan Pride Detroit also promised all proceeds from their annual raffle.

We also have local stores that have donation boxes for the College fund. Mystic Moon, CandleWick Shop, Crystal Pathways, Mama Tracy’s and Gemini Moon. Last year at the Pagan Picnic, we gave away our first $500 Scholarship to Miranda Owens.

Our Goal is to give away $2,000 a year. As last year’s winner can apply to renew their scholarship if they maintain a 2.5 GPA and are continuing their education. We are now accepting applications for 2015. Michigan Pagan Scholarship Fund is offering a $500.00 Pagan College Scholarship for a rising high school senior, undergraduate, or graduate. All applicants must

  • live in Michigan
  • be 17 years of age or older
  • have a current GPA of 2.50 or higher
  • be Pagan, and currently accepted in a full time course of study in any accredited four-year college or university.

Applicants must provide their most recent school transcript to establish state of residency, and GPA requirements. In addition they must also state the reason for applying for this scholarship in 250 words or less and submit a 500 word essay about what being a Pagan means to them.

This is a big deal, readers. This can mean the difference in a young person’s life that will allow them to pay for books, classes, and other things to enable them to pursue their dreams. And you do not have to be in Michigan to help. All those readers who this touches, in all areas, can donate to this fund at http://pagancollegescholarship.org/. It is tax deductible, and the right thing to do.

Help someone explore their destiny. That destiny could be a part of your own. A ripple of kindness goes on forever.

For those who would like to keep up to date on some of the best that Michigan Paganism has to offer insofar as insights and information, you might want to check out  http://pagancollegescholarship.org/

New 2015 Witches Ball Sponsor & Vendor Kitchen Witch Creations

Kitchen Witch Creations
We Create Cakes With Magick
734-560-0750
kitchenwitchcreations13@gmail.com
https://www.facebook.com/pages/Kitchen-Witch-Creations/336088793135977
http://www.thebikerbaker.com/
We will make all kinds of cake from small ritual cakes to Handfasting cakes and everything in between to fit your magickal needs. My husband and I will cleanse and consecrate all ingredients and Bless them before shipping. All cake ingredients and decoations will coinside with the occasion we are making them for. We can/will ship to anywhere in the U.S. It is our mission as fellow Witches to provide quality edibles to fit all of your magickal occasions. We create cakes with magick for Sabbats, Rituals, Esbats, and all other occasions

Hello World!

Midwest Witches Bazaar 2015

Our 4th Witches’ Bazaar will be held October 18th, 2014 and will be open to the public. At this time we have scheduled 40 vendors and readers to be available to all.

This is a FREE and OPEN to the PUBLIC EVENT.

Our artists and vendors will fill the Hall of the The Met with their Magickal Marketplace, a tempting bazaar of colors, smells, textures and sounds. They offer for sale the beautiful, the exotic and the magickal:

Buy your witchy gifts from that unique assortment of wares that you can only find together in one place — at the Witches’ Ball!

We will be collecting for Pagans IN Need (can goods and unwrapped Toys for our Toys for Yule program)

Bring Your Ticket to the Bazaar and get your program and wrist band for easy access to the ball (no waiting in line)

October 17th 2015
9 am – 3 pm
Royalty House
8201 E 13 Mile Rd
Warren, MI 48093-216

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