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PROGRAM LISTINGS

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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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Christian / Catholic
Spiritual Enrichment
Stress Reduction / Personal Insight
Health and Wellness
Spirituality of Aging
Spirituality of the Environment
Creative Expression

Jun 2021

May
30

**ON SITE** 5-DAY SILENT DIRECTED RETREAT (please indicate your preferred Director at Registration)

You will meet daily with your Director for one-on-one sessions. During the session, experiences from the outdoor world, poetry, and Scripture may be interwoven with the story of God's activity in your life.


June
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.


June
4

**ZOOM** Chair Yoga with Optional Meditation

Stretch and strengthen your mind, body and spirit! Deeper breaths and quiet pauses. Mindful chair yoga with do-able challenges and stretches for your whole body. All levels. Sturdy chair recommended.


June
6

**ZOOM** Guided Relaxation

Nourish yourself deeply with this full mind and body relaxation session. Practice this in the comfort of your chair or lying down. Close your eyes and be guided into deep relaxation.


June
11

***CANCELED*** FROM STRUGGLE TO SERENITY: IMPROVING RELATIONSHIPS

This weekend for all women will put the focus on the many relationships we have in our lives: our relationship with ourselves, with the God of our understanding (or our non-understanding), and with the significant and not-so-significant others.


June
11

**ZOOM** Chair Yoga with Optional Meditation

Stretch and strengthen your mind, body and spirit! Deeper breaths and quiet pauses. Mindful chair yoga with do-able challenges and stretches for your whole body. All levels. Sturdy chair recommended.


June
12

CANCELED **ON SITE** Healing After Loss: How Nature Can Guide Us Forward

We invite you to join us for a gentle day of healing and renewal with others who have experienced loss. There will be time for reflection, journaling, and sharing in small groups – and ample time to experience the natural beauty of Genesis and the many gifts of nature on the grounds.


June
13

**ON-SITE** Soft, Inspiring Reflections on Essential Oils. Book signing event.

“Soft, Inspiring Reflections on Essential Oils,” published by Xlibris, is born out of personal reflections about life and how the gift of oils can assist and ease some of the physical, emotional and spiritual challenges of day to day living.


June
18

**ZOOM** Chair Yoga with Optional Meditation

Stretch and strengthen your mind, body and spirit! Deeper breaths and quiet pauses. Mindful chair yoga with do-able challenges and stretches for your whole body. All levels. Sturdy chair recommended.


June
19

**ON SITE** WELCOMING SUMMER - A MORNING RETREAT

Come celebrate the arrival of summer. People have celebrated the turning of the season through a variety of rituals for centuries. As Earth spins on its axis we honor the Sun, the source of life on our planet.


June
20

FULL (waiting list only) **ON SITE** 5-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.


June
20

**ZOOM** Restorative Yoga

This is a quiet, slow and restful class that is typically practiced on the floor but could be managed on the bed.


June
24

**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.


June
25

**ZOOM** Chair Yoga with Optional Meditation

Stretch and strengthen your mind, body and spirit! Deeper breaths and quiet pauses. Mindful chair yoga with do-able challenges and stretches for your whole body. All levels. Sturdy chair recommended.


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.


It is the duty of every cultured man or woman to read sympathetically the scriptures of the world. If we are to respect others' religions as we would have them respect our own, a friendly study of the world's religions is a sacred duty.
- Mahatma Gandhi