As you can see below, we offer a variety of programs throughout the year ranging from book discussions/subject lectures that last a few hours, to days of reflection, weekend and week-long retreats.
Download a printable Spring 2019 Program Brochure.
Men and women of all ages and ability levels are welcomed into this relaxing, safe and spacious environment where we build flexibility, strength, and balance while learning stress management and mindfulness techniques to quiet the mind, increase concentration, and build body confidence and holistic health.
This series of 4 interactive workshops will explore how spirituality and research based Psychology can be used to enhance resilience at home and at work.
May 11, Check-in: 8:30, Program 9:00am-4:00pm Whether major or minor, difficult, painful and traumatic events happen in each of our lives. We are often told to look for the silver lining in the situation to dissipate the pain. Yet, despite positive thinking, the effects of our suffering remain. Missing the signals we are getting from… Continue reading The Impact of Suffering: Pathways to Restoration – May 11th
May 18, June 17, July 16, Aug 15Take a quiet, self-guided, meditative walk through our labyrinth under the light of the Full Moon. Bring a flashlight for the walk to the labyrinth. Mulch path to the labyrinth is uneven, so please use caution. Free. No registration.
This retreat will focus on living in the present moment – finding God who is present in the here and now. We cannot realize or fully understand this truth with our minds only. We can only know it when the mind is still… when we are present, fully and intensely, in the Now.
This class will explore practices and benefits of mindfulness and provide support in establishing a daily practice.
Mindfulness in Nature: June 1, 2019 Check in: 8:30am Program 9:00am-2:30pm. (Bring a bag lunch) Experience mindfulness meditation outside, in a small group, being present to yourself and your relationship to nature. Learn about Mindfulness, practice sitting and lying down meditations, experience mindful eating, walking meditation, and mindful nature activities. No prior experience with meditation… Continue reading Mindfulness in Nature – June 1st
June 2: Mary Oliver
June 9: Rainer Maria Rilke
June 23: Rumi
Fly toward a secret sky or wonder about your one, wild and precious life with three poet-mystics from three cultures.
Sunday, June 9, 7:00-8:00 pm Celebrate Pentecost with Song, Silence and Scripture in the style of Taizé monastery in France. The simple and beautiful chant music is dedicated to the renewal of spirits and the healing of our planet. The repetitive nature of the chanted prayer can promote a kind of inner unity of the… Continue reading Ecumenical Taize Prayer Service – Sunday, June 9th
Come to the Quiet -Silent Retreat: Friday, June 14 – Sunday , June 16This retreat has minimal structure, is guided rather than preached or directed. You are welcome to meet with the retreat director for informal spiritual companioning. The “Come to the Quiet” retreat begins in silence with dinner Friday at 5:30pm and concludes Sunday… Continue reading Come to the Quiet – Silent Retreat June 14 – 16th