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A Tribute and Celebration of the Life of James Bianchi

  • Benicia Clock Tower 1189 Washington St Benicia, CA, 94510 United States (map)

A Tribute and Celebration of the Life of James Bianchi
hosted by The Pagan Alliance
Sunday, June 14, 1:00-5:00PM
Benicia Clock Tower, 1189 Washington Street, Benicia

With a heavy heart, we regret to tell you of the passing of our dear friend and co-founder James Bianchi. Please read of this selfless soul who dedicated his life to the service of his community and his family.

Wild Hunt Tribute to Druid James Bianchi by Heather Greene

Please join us in Celebration of James Bianchi's Life. We will gather in community on Sunday, June 14 at 1:00PM, at the Benicia Clock Tower.
(Military East, Left on Adams Street, Left on Washington Street and drive under the Johansen Square/Commandant’s Lane sign through the gate)

Please join us for the following:

Formal memorial led by Rev. Patrick McCollum and M. Macha Nightmare

Altar viewing:
Main Altar honoring James by Venée LotusFire
East/Air Altar by Coven of the Sacred Feminine
South/Fire Altar by The Spark Collective
West/Water Altar by The Pagan Alliance
North/Earth Altar by the House of Danu

Light snacks and community connection time

Ritual ceremony creating sacred space to share our memories and love for James.

Singing, Drumming, and Music in celebration

Bardic Circle. You are invited to bring a short creative piece to share with the community if you like.

You are encouraged:

To bring your drums! We will be drumming in honor of James's dedication to learning, teaching, and sharing the gift of drumming with the community.

Please bring prepared food (that will not require heating) to share with the community. Beverages are welcome as well. Please contact Venée LotusFire by Facebook message if you have any questions regarding food and beverages.

If you’d like to volunteer for set-up (11:00AM- 12:45PM) or clean-up after the event, please contact Arlynne Camire at or text at 510-872-1188.

Earlier Event: June 14
East Bay Open Studios