A personal retreat could be
allowing new perspectives to emerge
spending time at the margins of your life
creating space for soul searching
all sizes: short or longer, structured or loosely organized
Are you looking simply for time alone and on your own at the Center?
>>Simple and Silent personal retreat includes:
- single room
- bring and prepare your own food
- follow your own rhythm
- staff in residence, but not offering services
Cost: $250 for four nights (or $80/night). Maximum 4 guests
2019 Simple and Silent Dates: Jan 30-Feb 3; Feb 27-Mar 3; Mar 27-31; Apr 3-7; May 15-19*; Jun 5-9; Sep 4-8; Oct 30-Nov 3; Nov 27-Dec 1
*May 17-19 is the 2nd Annual Abbe Museum Indian Market with Indigenous Film Festival at Reel Pizza Cinema, Indian Market on the Village Green, Fashion Show. You are welcome to stay at The Alcyon Center so you can easily participate in the ABIM Friday to Monday events--see description here.
Here are some other possibilities:
>>Apr 12-14 Contemplation and Yoga--for women with Liz Leuthner and Pauline McNeil
>>May 3-4, Aug 2-3, or Nov 1-2 Alcyon Sampler Weekend (1-3 nights) with Directors Joan Jordan Grant and Kathryn Booth
>>Aug 5-9 Island and Ocean as Sacred Text with Joan Jordan Grant
>>Dec 2-6 Silent Week in Community with Eric Erickson
>>Coming to one of our annual programs or workshops and adding personal retreat time before or after
Are you interested bringing your own group?
When the center is not in use for our own programs, we welcome independent small groups. Write us for details.