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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
September 2014
Fri, Sep 19 - 5pm
   through
Sun, Sep 21 - 1pm
 
 

Are you a graduate of the Guild for Spiritual Guidance's 2 year program?...    Find out how to continue your spiritual growth . See our website for... Read More 
 
 
 
Fri, Sep 19 - 5pm
   through
Sun, Sep 21 - 1pm
 
 
Various
Are you a spiritual seeker...?...  The Guild for Spiritual Guidance is a dynamic home for spriritual seekers called to a minstry of presence and deep listening...   For More... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Sep 20
9:30am - 3pm
 
 
Jo-Ann Iannotti, OP
Finding peace in often turbulent times......  This contemplative day will use as its basis, passages from Pema Chodron's book, Living Beautifully with Uncertainty and Change.... Read More 
 
 
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Sat, Sep 20
10am - 1pm
 
 

Come and walk......  Guided Labyrinth Walks, include an introduction, video, labyrinth walk and reflection time.     Call:... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Sep 27
10am - 12pm
 
 
Gabriele Davis
Because I'm happy......  A joyful laughter practice combining simple movement, yogic beathing and playful laughter exercises to generate health-promoting, mood-lifting laugher.... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Sep 27
3pm - 5pm
 
 

The Distance Between Language & Light.....   This is a site specific installation utilizing, shadow, and movement to explore the non-verbal, unwritten language of personal... Read More 
 
 
 
October 2014
Wed, Oct 1
5pm - 8pm
 
 

The 14th year........  An evening honoring the lives and service of Richard and Elizabeth Dauphinais, Advocates for Those in Need and JoAnn M. Ryan, Promoter of Communal... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Oct 4
9:30am - 7pm
 
 
Linda Chidsey
Be reminded of your sacred center......  Weaving is an ancient art whereby the intentions of the heart are released through the hands. Participants will be provided a simple loom... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Oct 4
10am - 11:30am
 
 

Come and walk......  Guided Labyrinth Walks, include an introduction, video, labyrinth walk and reflection time.      Call: (860) 567-3163 to... Read More 
 
 
 
Wed, Oct 8
6:30pm - 8:30pm
 
 
Peggy Richard
Explore the texts of Richard Rohr...  Enter more deeply into the teachings of Franciscan Father Richard Rohr, through listening to Rohr's audio lectures and facilitated, reflective... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Oct 11
10am - 12pm
 
 
Peggy Richard
Explore the texts of Richard Rohr...  Enter more deeply into the teachings of Franciscan Father Richard Rohr, through listening to Rohr's audio lectures and facilitated, reflective... Read More 
 
 
 
Tue, Oct 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 
 
 
 
Wed, Oct 15
6pm - 7:30pm
 
 
Chef Margaret Jacobs
Cooking a perfect turkey...a possibility?...  Contrary to meal-making myth, it doesn't take a night long job of turning and basting to make a great turkey. Join Wisdom House's Head... Read More 
 
 
 
Thu, Oct 16 - 5pm
   through
Sun, Oct 26 - 1pm
 
 

Experience Core Energetics.....  Experience the power and key aspects of Core Energetics in a supportive environment that will enhance your personal journey.   Open to... Read More 
 
 
 
Fri, Oct 17 - 5pm
   through
Sat, Oct 18 - 1pm
 
 

Apprenticeship Program.....  Two-year spiritual formation program for the ministry of spiritual guidance.   Information and application: www.spiritualguidance.org... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Oct 18
9:30am - 3pm
 
 
Kathleen Sartor & Giovanni Ciarlo
How do we design our life to meet the challenges of living sustainable in our community?...  This workshop will outline the key elements for living well, and taking care of the... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Oct 18
10am - 11:30am
 
 

Come and walk......  Guided Labyrinth Walks, include an introduction, video, labyrinth walk and reflection time.       Call: (860) 567-3163 to... Read More 
 
 
 
Fri, Oct 31 - 5pm
   through
Sun, Nov 2 - 1pm
 
 

Down the Ages and Around the Globe...  This institute will look at the topic of Marriage down the ages from the perspective of anthropology and how it has been understood within the... Read More 
 
 
 
November 2014
Tue, Nov 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, Nov 12
6:30pm - 8:30pm
 
 
Peggy Richard
Explore the texts of Richard Rohr...  Enter more deeply into the teachings of Franciscan Father Richard Rohr, through listening to Rohr's audio lectures and facilitated, reflective... Read More 
 
 
 
Fri, Nov 14 - 5pm
   through
Sun, Nov 16 - 1pm
 
 
Rev. Robert Kaku Gunn, Ph.D.
Trappist monk, Thomas Merton was the quintessential seeker......  Throughout his life, Merton sought to find the most inclusive answers to all his seeking. He died on a soil that... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Nov 15
10am - 12pm
 
 
Peggy Richard
Explore the texts of Richard Rohr...  Enter more deeply into the teachings of Franciscan Father Richard Rohr, through listening to Rohr's audio lectures and facilitated, reflective... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Nov 15
7pm - 8:30pm
 
 

Observe a centuries old ritual......  The Way of Tea, Chado, is the simple practice ofpeople gathering together to prepare and drink tea and appreciate each other's company in a... Read More 
 
 
 
Tue, Nov 18
4pm - 5:30pm
 
 
Conversation facilitated by Rosemarie Greco, DW
The evolution in religious life......  This documtary gives a profile of sisters in the Catholic Church today and how their lives have changed since the 1960s. Many of them have... Read More 
 
 
 
Fri, Nov 21 - 5pm
   through
Sun, Nov 23 - 1pm
 
 
Elaine Deasy, RSM
Experience this special fellowship as you enter the holiday season.....     This retreat is specially designed for women in recovery. In an atmosphere of quiet... Read More 
 
 
 
December 2014
Tue, Dec 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 
 
 
 
Wed, Dec 10
6:30pm - 8:30pm
 
 
Peggy Richard
Explore the texts of Richard Rohr...  Enter more deeply into the teachings of Franciscan Father Richard Rohr, through listening to Rohr's audio lectures and facilitated, reflective... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Dec 13
10am - 12pm
 
 
Peggy Richard
Explore the texts of Richard Rohr...  Enter more deeply into the teachings of Franciscan Father Richard Rohr, through listening to Rohr's audio lectures and facilitated, reflective... Read More 
 
 
 
January 2015
Fri, Jan 9 - 5pm
   through
Sun, Jan 11 - 1pm
 
 
Davyne Verstandig
A new year and a new start......  Make this New Year a chance to begin a piece you've always wanted to write or continue a piece of writing started already. It might be collecting... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Jan 10
3pm - 5pm
 
 
Janet McKenzie
An exhibit of 15 oil on canvas paintings based o the Stations of the Cross and The Resurrection...  The paintings were featured in the book The Way of the Cross - The Path to New... Read More 
 
 
 
Fri, Jan 23 - 5pm
   through
Sun, Jan 25 - 1pm
 
 
Peggy Richard
A weekend to support your soul and spirit.......   This retreat will provide an atmosphere that will nurture the 21st Century participant's contemplative spirit. Regardless of... Read More 
 
 
 
February 2015
Sat, Feb 28
9:30am - 3pm
 
 
Jo-Ann Iannotti, OP
The revelation of 14th Century English mystic Julian of Norwich will be the focus of this retreat day.....  Taking this approach to the mercy of God, how would one's relationship... Read More 
 
 
 
March 2015
Sat, Mar 7
9:30am - 3pm
 
 
Eileen Epperson
Learn the life benefits of this profound act.....  This program helps participants work on forgiving others as well as themselves. They will look at the "Resentment... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Mar 7
9:30am - 3pm
 
 
Judith Ehrman-Shapiro
Learn to stay balanced when the stress of life threatens to overwhelm us......  Life requires a daily balancing act of multiple forces. In this workshop we examine the concept of... Read More 
 
 
 
April 2015
Sat, Apr 25
9:30am - 3pm
 
 
Elizabeth Dreyer, Ph.D.
As our definition of theolgy broadens there is an emerging importance of women theologians.....   Recognition by the Roman Catholic church of Catherine of Siena, Teresa of... Read More 
 
 
 
May 2015
Sat, May 2
9:30am - 3pm
 
 
Sharon Gutterman, Ph.D.
The quality of care you give to others is related to the quality of care you give to yourself......  STOP dwelling on the past or obsessing about the future. This program is an... Read More 
 
 
 
June 2015
Sat, Jun 13
2pm - 3:30pm
 
 
Maureen Mathews
An afternoon interactive theatre program designed to give voice to people who have recently been diagnosed with progressive brain illness such as Alzheimers desease.....  Using... Read More 
 
 
 
July 2015
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 
 
 
 
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 as an integral part of the healing process. These... Read More 
 
 
 
August 2015
Fri, Aug 7 - 5pm
   through
Fri, Aug 14 - 10am
 
 
TBA
Spend a week in silence.......    Check this site again for upcoming... Read More 
 
 
 
Fri, Aug 7 - 5pm
   through
Fri, Aug 14 - 10am
 
 
TBA
Spend a week in silence......    Check this site again for upcoming... Read More 
 
 
 
Fri, Aug 7 - 5pm
   through
Fri, Aug 14 - 10am
 
 
Margaret Galiardi, OP
Spend a week considering the interrelationship between spirituality and ecology.....  Further information... Read More 
 
 
 
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