Ways to Register
There are three ways to register for programs and retreats at Genesis
- Online - Register and pay online via PayPal with credit card. Click here to visit our program and retreat calendar and choose which program/retreat you are registering for today. The calendar has an online registration option, where you can pay-now or call in your payment. You do not need a PayPal account to make credit card payments to us through PayPal.
- Telephone: 413-562-3627
- U.S. Mail: Please print and enclose the registration form (pdf) found here and mail with your payment to: Genesis Spiritual Life and Conference Center, 53 Mill Street, Westfield, MA 01085
Payments We accept VISA, MasterCard and U.S. checks made payable to Genesis Spiritual Life Center. We also accept payments and credit card payments through PayPal on our website. You do not need a PayPal account to make credit card payments to us through PayPal.
- Please see each program/retreat listing for deposit and registration fees.
- Registration for programs lasting 2-8 hours must be paid in full at time of registration.
- Overnight and weekend programs require a $100 deposit upon registration. Payment in full is required 14 days prior to start.
- Registration for programs 3 nights or longer requires a $150 deposit upon registration. Payment in full is required 14 days prior to program start.
- Please note that no confirmation of deposit and/or registration is sent unless requested.
- Up to 14 days before program start, receive a full refund less $35 processing fee.
- Within 13 days of start of program, your deposit less $35 processing fee will be held as a credit on account at Genesis. You may apply your credit to a Genesis program or retreat, subject to availability, within one year from the date of the issuance. After one year, monies are forfeited.
- If Genesis needs to cancel the program, a full refund will be given.
- Early registration is encouraged. Due to limited spaces, availability is not guaranteed for every program. Should the program for which you are registering be unavailable, we will notify you by email and/or phone.
- Should your registration be sent to us late Friday afternoon or during a weekend, you will not receive a response until the following week as our registration staff is off on the weekend.
Important Dietary Information
Allergen and Medically-Based Special Diets:
- Genesis provides both meat-based and vegetarian meals. Meat selections may include chicken, fish or pork, and occasionally beef. Please advise Genesis of your vegetarian preference at least 48 hours and preferably one week in advance of your arrival, to ensure sufficient quantities are available.
- Gluten free and vegan meals are available when requested at least 48 hours in advance and preferably one week in advance of arrival, for an additional charge of $5.00 per meal, per person.
- Gluten free and vegan meals are not guaranteed when requested on the same day.
- Please notify Genesis at least 48 hours in advance and preferably one week ahead of arrival regarding dietary allergies, such as nuts. Guests with extensive dietary allergies may need to bring their own food. Refrigeration and microwave ovens are available for guest use. Please discuss your dietary needs with a Genesis staff person.