The Sacred Fire Community is proud to support Water Comes FirstApril 20-21

Presented by Full Circle Living Initiative of the Grand Valley

A Symposium and Workshops to Connect to Our Life-Giving Waters

April 20 – 21, 2013Grand Junction, CO

As a special, finite gift, Water deserves gratitude and attention. Water Comes First will be a multi-sensory Earth Day experience with Speakers, Film, Photography, Live Music and Celebration to give back to the primordial waters that nourish and give us life. Modern and Indigenous Visionaries will offer practical and life-giving ways to a sustainable future for ourselves and future generations.

SATURDAY, April 20th
8am – 6pmWater Comes First Convergence
Avalon Theater, Downtown Grand Junction, CO
Day long program with speakers, ceremony, live music, film & photography

SUNDAY, April 21st

7:30amGratitude at the Colorado RiverWatson Island – S. 7th St.

Two 3-hour workshops with Keynote Speakers, Book and Indigenous Art Sales 

9:00am  –  Sacred Economics w/Charles Eisenstein

KAFM Radio Room – 1310 Ute Ave.

2:00pm  –  Lessons from the Natural World w/Eliot Cowan

KAFM Radio Room – 1310 Ute Ave.8:00pm – Concert with Timothy Hill

Yoga West Collective – 1025 Main St.


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Contact the Event Team

For questions and more info:

Program Director 

Deanna Jenné

Program Manager

Lenna Kitterman


Kathy Reid

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Charles Eisenstein

teaches and writes on themes of money, civilization,
consciousness & human cultural evolution.Learn more about Sacred Economics.

Kenny Frost

Southern Ute Elder opens the Symposium with Ceremony to Water & the Land we build our lives upon. He will speak on water as sacred and First Nation’s perspective of water in the West.Learn more about Kenny.


Eliot Cowan

is a teacher, speaker & healer with a world view of gratitude & blessings as a key to connecting to the heart & the sacred.Learn more about Eliot.


Timothy Hill

Music will be woven throughout the day by singer/songwriter Timothy Hill who magically transforms lyrics into an experience of deep & profound connection.Learn more about Timothy.


We are so grateful for our sponsors. Learn more about becoming a sponsor of Water Comes First. 

Leila Bruno

Pachamama Alliance Facilitator, will lead us with activity and film to “Awaken the Dreamer” within. Pachamama Alliance organization is dedicated to connecting indigenous wisdom and modern
knowledge for a just, sustainable & thriving world.

Deanna Jenné

Deanna is Program Director for Water Comes First. As a 30 year resident of the Grand Valley, she loves the spirit of the Colorado River and has dedicated her life to community, sacred activism, and the natural world.  Read more about Deanna.