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Registration Policy
Full payment is due upon Registration unless otherwise noted. A registration cannot be booked without a payment.
Cancellation / Refund
Policy
Non-refundable deposits and donations are retained in the event of cancellation by an attendee. If Wisdom House cancels a program, all fees will be returned.
Room Descriptions
A 'shared room' may have 2 people; 3 if requested. 'Private room' is one guest in a room (with bath or with hall bath).

Wisdom House has mainly hall (or central) bathrooms. A very limited number of rooms have connected baths - these rooms are assigned very quickly.
Meal Information
Although Wisdom House cannot create special menus for individuals, we make every effort to offer alternative salad and vegetable choices as well as some gluten-free foods.

For those with severe food limitations who would like to store their own special food items, guest refrigerators and microwaves are available.
Registration By Check
If you wish to make a reservation using the Mail and a check, please click Registration Form - then fill-in the required information and mail to Wisdom House. However, please understand that we cannot confirm your reservation until we receive the check and form - and we cannot guarantee that space is still available in the program.

We suggest using the online registration process as it will confirm your reservations immediately.
Program Schedule
May 2015
Sat, May 30
9:30am - 3:30pm
 
 
Rosemarie Greco, DW; Jo-Ann Iannotti, OP; Sally Woodhall
Consider the concept of consecration in moderm times......  Several aspects of consecration will be discussed in this retreat day: consecration of all creation; consecration of... Read More 
 
 
 
June 2015
Wed, Jun 3
6:30pm - 8pm
 
 
Peggy Richard
Explore the texts of Richard Rohr...  Enter more deeply into the teachings of Franciscan Father Richard Rohr and others such as Phyllis Tickle, Brian McLaren, and Rev. Cynthia... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Jun 6
10am - 12pm
 
 
Peggy Richard
Explore the texts of Richard Rohr...  Enter more deeply into the teachings of Franciscan Father Richard Rohr and others such as Phyllis Tickle, Brian McLaren, and Rev. Cynthia... Read More 
 
 
 
Tue, Jun 9
9am - 11am
 
 

Come and walk......  Guided Labyrinth Walks, include an introduction, video, labyrinth walk and reflection time.      Call (860)-567-3163 to... Read More 
 
 
 
Tue, Jun 9
1pm - 2:30pm
 
 
Susan Strand
Experience drumming by becoming part of a sacred circle...  Learn and play drum rhythms; drum with intentionality and create community. Bring your own drum if you have one. A few... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Jun 13
2pm - 3:30pm
 
 
Maureen Matthews, RN, PhD
An afternoon interactive theatre program designed to give voice to people who have recently been diagnosed with progressive brain illness such as Alzheimers disease.....  Using... Read More 
 
 
 
Fri, Jun 19 - 5pm
   through
Sat, Jun 20 - 3pm
 
 
Susan Strand
Come join a supportive circle of drummers....   Come join a supportive circle of drummers! This retreat is open to everyone who wishes to feel the joy of the beat of the drum.... Read More 
 
 
 
Fri, Jun 26 - 5pm
   through
Sun, Jun 28 - 2pm
 
 
Various
The culmination of the Level 1 Trainings.....  This closing retreat for the Kingian Nonviolence Confilct Reconciliation Level 1 Certification.   For information visit:... Read More 
 
 
 
Fri, Jun 26 - 5pm
   through
Sun, Jun 28 - 1pm
 
 
Tony Carretta
Learn how to navigate the "commercial" side of art......  This program provideds students with in depth understanding of the real world hurdles artists encounter in their pursuit... Read More 
 
 
 
July 2015
Tue, Jul 7
9am - 11am
 
 

Center yourself......  Summer guided labyrinth walks include introduction, video, labyrinth walk and reflection time. Refreshments after the program.   Donation:... Read More 
 
 
 
Fri, Jul 10 - 5pm
   through
Sun, Jul 12 - 1pm
 
 
Davyne Verstandig
Those in the healing professions are constantly called upon to listen to the stories of peoples' lives .....  which is an integral part of the healing process. These professionals... Read More 
 
 
 
Fri, Jul 10 - 5pm
   through
Sun, Jul 12 - 1pm
 
 
Rabbi Rami Shapiro
Awaken to the love of the Divine......  In the Book of Proverbs we are introduced to Chockmah/Sophia/Lady Wisdom, the first manifestation of God who delights in human kind (Proverbs... Read More 
 
 
 
Tue, Jul 14
1pm - 2:30pm
 
 
Susan Strand
Experience drumming by becoming part of a sacred circle...  Learn and play drum rhythms; drum with intentionality and create community. Bring your own drum if you have one. A few... Read More 
 
 
 
Fri, Jul 24 - 5pm
   through
Fri, Jul 31 - 10am
 
 
Various
An summer time writing experience.....  Join us for 4 full days of writing, crafting, and connecting inan exclusive retreat setting. 15 + workshops to explore the spiritual,... Read More 
 
 
 
August 2015
Sun, Aug 2 - 5pm
   through
Fri, Aug 7 - 11am
 
 
Various
Work in community.....  A writing retreat for women geoscientists who want time and community while writing articles and proposals. A writing coach is available on one day. This is... Read More 
 
 
 
Sun, Aug 2 - 5pm
   through
Fri, Aug 7 - 1pm
 
 
Various
What is it like to hear yourself?...  Discover writing as a way to heighten consiousness through inner hearing and also towards hearing yourself in new, often liberating ways.... Read More 
 
 
 
Tue, Aug 4
9am - 11am
 
 

Come and walk......  Guided Labyrinth Walks, include an introduction, video, labyrinth walk and reflection time.      Call (860)-567-3163 to... Read More 
 
 
 
Fri, Aug 7 - 3pm
   through
Sun, Aug 9 - 1pm
 
 
Davyne Verstandig
Your manuscript is your witness.....  In a place of quiet, with silence as an encouraging companion, writers are invited to come and write about what is most important to them. Each... Read More 
 
 
 
Fri, Aug 7 - 5pm
   through
Fri, Aug 14 - 9am
 
 
Andree Grafstein
Directed Retreat in an atmosphere of silence.....  The quiet atmosphere of the country setting allows the retreatant to appreciate the healing effect of silence and be empowered by... Read More 
 
 
Only 2 places available.
 
Fri, Aug 7 - 5pm
   through
Fri, Aug 14 - 10am
 
 
Peg Luby, RSM
Directed Retreat in an atmosphere of silence.....  The quiet atmosphere of the country setting allows the retreatant to appreciate the healing effect of silence and be empowered by... Read More 
 
 
Sold Out
 
Fri, Aug 7 - 5pm
   through
Fri, Aug 14 - 10am
 
 
Cathleen Murtha, DW
Directed retreats in an atmosphere of peace and natural beauty...  The quiet atmosphere of the country setting allows the retreatant to appreciate the healing effect of silence and... Read More 
 
 
Sold Out
 
Fri, Aug 7 - 5pm
   through
Fri, Aug 14 - 10am
 
 
Margaret Galiardi, OP
Guided retreat in an atmosphere of peace and natural beauty.....   The scriptures from the Book of Psalms to the Gospels sing about our universe as "The House" we... Read More 
 
 
 
Tue, Aug 11
1pm - 2:30pm
 
 
Susan Strand
Experience drumming by becoming part of a sacred circle...  Learn and play drum rhythms; drum with intentionality and create community. Bring your own drum if you have one. A few... Read More 
 
 
 
Wed, Aug 12
6:30pm - 8:30pm
 
 
Peggy Richard
Explore the texts of Richard Rohr...  Enter more deeply into the teachings of Franciscan Father Richard Rohr and others such as Phyllis Tickle, Brian McLaren, and Rev. Cynthia... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Aug 15
10am - 12pm
 
 
Peggy Richard
Explore the texts of Richard Rohr...  Enter more deeply into the teachings of Franciscan Father Richard Rohr and others such as Phyllis Tickle, Brian McLaren, and Rev. Cynthia... Read More 
 
 
 
September 2015
Tue, Sep 8
1pm - 2:30pm
 
 
Susan Strand
Experience drumming by becoming part of a sacred circle...  Learn and play drum rhythms; drum with intentionality and create community. Bring your own drum if you have one. A few... Read More 
 
 
 
Wed, Sep 9
6:30pm - 8:30pm
 
 
Peggy Richard
Explore the texts of Richard Rohr...  Enter more deeply into the teachings of Franciscan Father Richard Rohr and others such as Phyllis Tickle, Brian McLaren, and Rev. Cynthia... Read More 
 
 
 
Fri, Sep 11 - 5pm
   through
Sat, Sep 12 - 3pm
 
 
Ursula King, PhD, FRSA
Sharing Teilhard de Chardin's discovery.....  Pierre Teilhard de Chardin, Jesuit priest and scientist, realized the heart of God pulsates in all of creation. The joy of that... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Sep 12
10am - 12pm
 
 
Peggy Richard
Explore the texts of Richard Rohr...  Enter more deeply into the teachings of Franciscan Father Richard Rohr and others such as Phyllis Tickle, Brian McLaren, and Rev. Cynthia... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Sep 19
9:30am - 2:30pm
 
 
Gabriele Davis
A Laughter, Walking, Meditation & Restorative Yoga day.....  Enhance your well-being with an uplifting blend of laughter, reflection, meditation and deep relaxation. Return to your... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Sep 26
9:30am - 3pm
 
 
Ilia Delio, OSF
Read the book of nature through the lens of the Gospel and discover a new cosmic catholicity......  Cosmic and biological life are intrinsically communal. As life evolves and... Read More 
 
 
 
Sun, Sep 27
3pm - 5pm
 
 
Salvatore Gulino
Paintings of Salvatore Gulino......  Check back for more... Read More 
 
 
 
Wed, Sep 30
5pm - 10pm
 
 

For honorees whose lives and efforts reveal divine wisdom to the community......  This award is given by the Daughters of Wisdom through Wisdom... Read More 
 
 
 
October 2015
Sat, Oct 3
9:30am - 3pm
 
 
Sharon Gutterman,Ph.D.
The quality of care you give to others is related to the quality of care you give yourself......  Give yourself the gift of a lifetime and develop your stress-less tool kit. Join in... Read More 
 
 
 
Tue, Oct 13
1pm - 2:30pm
 
 
Susan Strand
Experience drumming by becoming part of a sacred circle...  Learn and play drum rhythms; drum with intentionality and create community. Bring your own drum if you have one. A few... Read More 
 
 
 
Wed, Oct 14
6:30pm - 8:30pm
 
 
Peggy Richard
Explore the texts of Richard Rohr...  Enter more deeply into the teachings of Franciscan Father Richard Rohr and others such as Phyllis Tickle, Brian McLaren, and Rev. Cynthia... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Oct 17
9:30am - 3pm
 
 
Susan Lovallo
Join the Green Organizing Movement!...  Learn why organizing your home and office will make a contribution to the planet by not discarding items to the landfill! In this program we... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Oct 17
10am - 12pm
 
 
Peggy Richard
Explore the texts of Richard Rohr...  Enter more deeply into the teachings of Franciscan Father Richard Rohr and others such as Phyllis Tickle, Brian McLaren, and Rev. Cynthia... Read More 
 
 
 
November 2015
Tue, Nov 10
1pm - 2:30pm
 
 
Susan Strand
Experience drumming by becoming part of a sacred circle...  Learn and play drum rhythms; drum with intentionality and create community. Bring your own drum if you have one. A few... Read More 
 
 
 
Wed, Nov 11
6:30pm - 8:30pm
 
 
Peggy Richard
Explore the texts of Richard Rohr...  Enter more deeply into the teachings of Franciscan Father Richard Rohr and others such as Phyllis Tickle, Brian McLaren, and Rev. Cynthia... Read More 
 
 
 
Fri, Nov 13 - 5pm
   through
Sun, Nov 15 - 1pm
 
 
Judith Ehrman-Shapiro
To the degree that we look clearly and compassionately at outselves..(Pema Chodron)...  Explore the central topic of self-compassion thorugh guided meditation, spiritual readings,... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Nov 14
10am - 12pm
 
 
Peggy Richard
Explore the texts of Richard Rohr...  Enter more deeply into the teachings of Franciscan Father Richard Rohr and others such as Phyllis Tickle, Brian McLaren, and Rev. Cynthia... Read More 
 
 
 
Fri, Nov 20 - 5pm
   through
Sun, Nov 22 - 1pm
 
 
Elaine Deasy, RSM
A retreat for women actively involved i AA/ALANON recovery.....  Each season has something to teach us about our recovery. This autumn let us come together with hearts willing to... Read More 
 
 
 
December 2015
Tue, Dec 8
1pm - 2:30pm
 
 
Susan Strand
Experience drumming by becoming part of a sacred circle...  Learn and play drum rhythms; drum with intentionality and create community. Bring your own drum if you have one. A few... Read More 
 
 
 
Wed, Dec 9
6:30pm - 8:30pm
 
 
Peggy Richard
Explore the texts of Richard Rohr...  Enter more deeply into the teachings of Franciscan Father Richard Rohr and others such as Phyllis Tickle, Brian McLaren, and Rev. Cynthia... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Dec 12
10am - 12pm
 
 
Peggy Richard
Explore the texts of Richard Rohr...  Enter more deeply into the teachings of Franciscan Father Richard Rohr and others such as Phyllis Tickle, Brian McLaren, and Rev. Cynthia... Read More 
 
 
 
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