Summer Listings
- Page 6
Summer Listings 1 continued (5)
Continued from Page 5

Schuyler, NE
DATES: Retreat: June 24 - 28, 2018;
Facilitator Training: June 29, 2018
DESCRIPTION: Boundless Compassion Retreat with Joyce Rupp, OSM. As it explores the complex dynamics of compassion, this retreat offers participants an invitation to stretch further, grow deeper, and love more expansively. Compassion can truly change a heart, change a life, and change a world. Boundless Compassion Facilitator Training offered only to those who have participated in a Boundless Compassion Retreat. Download the brochure at: For further information, contact Margaret
Stratman, OSM at: or (402)951-3026. Offered by the Servite Center of Compassion.


PLACE: Norbertine Spirtuality Center, Albuquerque, NM
DATES: Year round
DESCRIPTION: Experience desert silence and solitude in one of our four comfortable hermitages for individual retreatants, or at our Guest House for small groups, on our
70 acres with views of the Sandia Mountains and Rio Grande Valley, where we cultivate a peaceful, meditative environment. Retreatants are welcome to join the Norbertine Community for chanted morning/evening prayer and Eucharist. Our location on the secluded west mesa of Albuquerque, 12 miles from the airport and downtown, is perfect for a few days of quiet or an extended retreat. (505)873-4399. Email:


PLACE: Christ the King Retreat House and Conference Center, Syracuse, NY
DATES: June 4-8, June 22-24, July 15- 20, July 27-29, July 29-Aug. 3 and Oct. 14-19, 2018
DESCRIPTION: Offering private, directed and preached silent retreats in a peaceful, contemplative setting for clergy, religious and laypersons of all denominations. Directed retreat weekend: July 27-29 Directed retreats weeks: July 15-20, July 29-Aug. 3 and October 14-19. Clergy retreat June 4-8 with Anthony Gittins, C.S. Sp., Preached Retreat with Paula D’Arcy June 22-24, Silent Preached with Fr. Anthony Ciorra, July 15-20 and with Brother Don Bisson, FMS July 29-August 3. See for information.


PLACE: Villa Maria Education and Spirituality Center, Villa Maria, PA
DATES: Year round
DESCRIPTION: Located on the picturesque grounds of Villa Maria Community Center, between New Castle, Pennsylvania and Youngstown, Ohio. The woodlands, meadows, pond, outdoor shrines, nature walkways, and farm provide a setting where the whole person, body-mind-spirit, can be nourished. Program offerings (see ad) include retreats and spiritual growth opportunities for adults and youth. We provide hospitality to hosted groups for meetings and conferences, and to individuals seeking
sabbath time. Call (724)964-8886 or visit:


PLACE: Siena Retreat Center, Racine, WI
DATES: May 18-20, 2018
DESCRIPTION: It seems as if everything we thought we knew about how the world works is being turned upside down. It is a time of great uncertainty. Nancy Sylvester, IHM, will facilitate presentations and processes rooted in individual and communal contemplation to explore the power of contemplation as a transformative practice so necessary in our world today. Cost of $225 includes $50 nonrefundable deposit, overnight accommodations, and meals. Partial scholarships available. Info: (262)898-2590

PLACE: Sinsinawa Mound Center, Sinsinawa, WI
DATES: March 20 - Aug. 18, 2018
DESCRIPTION: March 20, 21: Women of the Bible Drama, Anita Gutschick; March 24: Contemplative Sing, Christin Tomy, OP and Eric Anglada; March 29-April 1: Journey through the Triduum, Mary Ellen O’Grady OP, Kathy Flynn OP; April 6: Music of Hope Concert: Dan Schutte; April 14: Handbell Workshop, Mark Bloedow;
April 20: In Pursuit of Silence: A Documentary; April 21: Unplugged Retreat, Trusting Nature’s Silence in a Technological Society, Paula Hirschboeck; May 2: Self Care and Mindful Living Retreat, Kate Forest; May 2-3: Meeting Alzheimer’s: The Art and Science of Creative Dementia Caregiving, Jade Angelica; May 5: Prairie Restoration, Paul and Carol Soderholm; June 10-15: Icon Retreat, Drazen Dupor; June 21: Celebrate the Summer Solstice, Christin Tomy, OP and Eric Anglada; June 21: Gospel Inclusivity:
An Idea Whose Time Has Come, Diarmuid O’Murchu; June 22-24: Faith and Incarnation: Toward a New Understanding, Diarmuid O’Murchu; June 29-30: Sacred Space, Sacred Pathway: A Labyrinth Retreat, Sister Stella DeVenuta, OSF; July 28: Grief Retreat: Journey toward Wholeness, Mary Hopkins, OP; August 3-4: Voices Serving the Holy in All, Liz Rog; August 10-12: Yoga Retreat: The Interactions of Prayer with Meditation, Denise Edenhofer; August 18: Zentangle Workshop, Joyce Block, Don McCollum. or (608)748-4411.

PLACE: St. Anthony Spirituality Center, Marathon, WI
DATES: September 14-16, 2018
DESCRIPTION: Sr. Dianne Bergant, CSA, renowned Old Testament Scripture scholar and prolific author, will present a retreat on Creation: “For God so loved the world, so why don’t we?” Come to Central Wisconsin to learn from this sought-after theologian and speaker for a weekend amid God’s beautiful creation at a historic retreat center. Visit for more details or call (715)443-2236 to claim your reservation.

PLACE: Franciscan Spirituality Center, La Crosse, WI
DATES: March, April, May, June, July, Aug., Sept., 2018
DESCRIPTION: Serenity Retreat, March 23-24; Japanese Bowls: Embracing Our Imperfections, April 6-7; Compassionate Communication, April 13-14; The Daring Way,
April 20-21; Franciscan Poverty and Joy with Susan Pitchford, April 28; Lisa Gidlow Moriarty Finger Labyrinth Workshop, May 3; Phi Zimmerman Iconography Retreats, May 20-26, July 8-14, Sept. 16-22; East Meets West, June 22-24; Yoga Retreat, June 21-23; Mystics Retreat, June 29-July 1; Holy Wells and Thin Places with Carl McColman, Aug. 17-19. Information: (608)791-5295,


PLACE: The Oratory Center for Spirituality, Rock Hill, SC
DATES: June 11-13, 2018
DESCRIPTION: Visions in Faith is a seminar for theological and spiritual renewal for laity, religious, and clergy. Presenter: Maureen Sullivan. Topic: Vision and Reality of Vatican II: Fashioning a Church for the 21st Century. Evening Sessions. Limited rooms with meals available. Tuition: $75 all sessions. $30/day. Room and Board: $150. All facilities air-conditioned. CEUs available. Write: Visions in Faith, The Oratory, PO Box 11586, Rock Hill, SC 29731-1586. Email:


PLACE: Little Rock Scripture Study, Little Rock, AR
DATES: June 15-17, 2018
DESCRIPTION: Come to Arkansas June 15-17, and treasure the Old Testament’s faithful witness to God with Br. John Barker, O.F.M. Five vibrant sessions will explore the lively sense of God found in the ancient Hebrew texts. Meet others who love Scripture in a warm, relaxed atmosphere. Joyful prayer, discussion and shared meals included. Contact Little Rock Scripture Study, 2500 North Tyler, Little Rock, AR 72207; phone (501)664-6102; e-mail: Visit:  Paid registration by June 1.