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Please click on program title for more information. Calendar day only indicates start date. You may register by phone, mail in or online via this event calendar. For information on how to register see: Ways to Register

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Jul 2021

June
27

FULL (waiting list only) **ON SITE** 6-DAY SILENT DIRECTED RETREAT

A Silent Directed Retreat is designed to provide time and space for prayer and solitude. There will be opportunity to meet daily with a spiritual director, providing time to reflect on your spiritual journey and the presence and action of God in your life.


July
1

**Zoom** Daily Heart-Centered Meditation

Two one-hour sessions DAILY, at 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. The first half hour includes a prayerful centering and inspirational reading and 20 minutes of silence. After the silence, you may sign-off or stay for reflection and sharing.


July
1

**ON SITE** SUMMER’S LIGHT YOGA SERIES

Celebrate the sensations of summer with Yoga. Feel the warmth in your muscles as you stretch and experience fluidity in your body as you flow through pose sequences.


July
2

**ON SITE or ZOOM** LIVE STREAM WITH DIARMUID O'MURCHU: PANDEMIC: A NEW HORIZON FOR ECOLOGICAL SPIRITUALITY

Everybody's hopes focus on the promised vaccine, which will resolve the symptoms of the virus, but not its causes. This is a virus with a global message from a tortured earth and the destructive interference of rapacious humans. It is a wake-up call for all of us to reclaim our integrity as Earthlings, and learn to live with our Earth in a wiser and more discerning way.


July
8

**ON SITE** SUMMER’S LIGHT YOGA SERIES

Celebrate the sensations of summer with Yoga. Feel the warmth in your muscles as you stretch and experience fluidity in your body as you flow through pose sequences.


July
9

CANCELED----**ON SITE RETREAT** HAS GOD CHANGED OR IS IT ME?

Scripture tells us that Jesus grew “in age, and grace, and wisdom.” We too, change as we age and in the process our way of seeing and understanding God also changes. This workshop will explore some of those liminal experiences.


July
10

**ZOOM** NOVENA FOR GENESIS' 45TH ANNIVERSARY

You’re invited to join Sr. Jane Comerford, CSJ, via Zoom to pray a Novena for Genesis’ 45th Anniversary


July
15

**ON SITE** SUMMER’S LIGHT YOGA SERIES

Celebrate the sensations of summer with Yoga. Feel the warmth in your muscles as you stretch and experience fluidity in your body as you flow through pose sequences.


July
18

**ON-SITE & ONLINE** Sister Joan Chittister, OSB - In Honor of Genesis’ 45th Anniversary

Exclusive event. Spiritual Life: It’s All About Relationships. Sister Joan Chittister, OSB, catalyzes movement forward, out of the pandemic, rooted in the spiritual life.


July
19

**ON SITE** PSYCHOLOGY AND SPIRITUALITY OF THOMAS KEATING: CALL TO CONTEMPLATIVE LIVING

This week-long retreat will be a guided process of talks, centering prayer experiences, Jungian insights into the true and false selves and time for prayer and reflection. These days will integrate the spiritual, and psychological for contemplative living in the beauty and quiet of Genesis retreat center.


July
22

**ON SITE** SUMMER’S LIGHT YOGA SERIES

Celebrate the sensations of summer with Yoga. Feel the warmth in your muscles as you stretch and experience fluidity in your body as you flow through pose sequences.


July
25

CANCELED---**ON SITE** 5-DAY GUIDED BIOSPIRITUAL FOCUSING RETREAT

A Silent BioSpiritual Focusing Rereat is about presence to self, others and God, and will guide you to the deepest levels of spiritual awareness inside your body.


July
29

**ON SITE** SUMMER’S LIGHT YOGA SERIES

Celebrate the sensations of summer with Yoga. Feel the warmth in your muscles as you stretch and experience fluidity in your body as you flow through pose sequences.


How many are your works, O Lord! In wisdom you made them all, the earth is full of your creatures. There is the sea, vast and spacious teeming with creatures beyond number- living things both large and small.
- Psalm 104:24-25