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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
July 2016
Sun, Jul 31 - 3pm
   through
Fri, Aug 5 - 1pm
 
 
Anne Bright, Ann Mullen
How To Hear Yourself:.....  A Proprioceptive Writing (PW) Immersion   PW is a method for exploring the psyche through writing, under conditions that are designed to promote... Read More 
 
 
 
August 2016
Tue, Aug 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, Aug 10
6:30pm - 8:30pm
 
 
PeggyRichard
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, Aug 12 - 5pm
   through
Fri, Aug 19 - 10am
 
 
Gail De Maria, CSJP
Continue to explore you spiritual journey......  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 12 - 5pm
   through
Fri, Aug 19 - 1pm
 
 
Andree Grafstein
Continue to explore your spiritual journey.....  The quiet atmosphere of the country setting allows the retreatant to appreciate the healing effect of silence and be empowered by... Read More 
 
 
Event has been Cancelled
 
Fri, Aug 12 - 5pm
   through
Fri, Aug 19 - 1pm
 
 
Cathleen Murtha, DW
Continue to explore your spiritual journey.....   The quiet atmosphere of the country setting allows the retreatant to appreciate the healing effect of silence and be... Read More 
 
 
Sold Out
 
Fri, Aug 12 - 5pm
   through
Fri, Aug 19 - 10am
 
 
Carol Berry
A week in silence to consider compassion......  Studying under Henri Nouwen at Yale Divinity School, Carol Berry was introduced to the compassion of Vincent Van Gogh. She then spent... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Aug 13
9:30am - 3pm
 
 
Sally Campbell Woodhall
Part 2: Teilhard as Prophet...  Part 2 of the seriesl: Explore how Teilhard's writings expand and deepen our realization of God, present in all creation as the Divine Energy of... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Aug 13
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, Aug 13
3:30pm - 4pm
 
 
Erin Tapley
Hear an artist's thoughts.....  Artist Talk: 3:30 pm   Exhibit opened on July 9,... Read More 
 
 
 
September 2016
Fri, Sep 9 - 5pm
   through
Sun, Sep 11 - 3pm
 
 
Rev. Dianne Disston and Holly Moore
Spiritual guidance, spiritual nourishment, community and more......  The Guild for Spiritual Guidance offers a program on Community for the 2 year Spiritual Formation and Guidance... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Sep 10
9:30am - 3pm
 
 
Sharon Gutterman, PhD
Discover foundational life skills.....  This workshop will explore mindfulness techniques such as meditation, mindful listening, mindful mealtimes, and handling strong emotions that... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Sep 10
9:30am - 3pm
 
 
Sally Campbell Woodhall
Part 3: Teilhard as Mystic...  Explore how Teilhard's writings expand and deepen our realization of God, present in all creation as the Divine Energy of Love.   Each session... Read More 
 
 
 
Tue, Sep 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, Sep 14
6:30pm - 8:30pm
 
 
PeggyRichard
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 17
9:30am - 3pm
 
 
Susan Lovallo
Is it time for your to decrease the size of your home? Are you moving to a smaller space that willnot fit your things?...  Get ready for moving day. We spend the first half of our... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Sep 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 
 
 
 
Sat, Sep 17
2pm - 3:30pm
 
 
Chef Margaret Jacobs
There's nothing like homemade pie......  There is no other perfect time to enjoy a homemade pie than autumn when fresh fruits and berries abound. Forget about soggy pie crust.... Read More 
 
 
 
Mon, Sep 19
9:30am - 3pm
 
 
Jo-Ann Iannotti, OP
Mary, the mother of Jesus, grew in faith.....  Mary, the mother of Jesus, was a woman who grew in faith as she lived the events of her daily life. We will look at Marian passages in... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Sep 24
9:30am - 12pm
 
 
John Marshall
A "world" of drumming awaits.....  This class will focus on the creative possibilities of blending Global hand percussion traditions. No experience is necessary. Just bring a... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Sep 24
9:30am - 3pm
 
 
Jon M. Sweeney
Could these concepts possibly change our world?...  Using the life of Francis of Assisi, participants will explore his View of Friendship, Embracing the Other, Personal Poverty,... Read More 
 
 
 
Wed, Sep 28
5pm - 8pm
 
 
Sandra B. Roberts and Ron Neal and Joseph Montebello
The 18th Annual Celebration......  An evening honoring the lives and service of Sandra B. Roberts and Ron Neal and Joseph Montebello.  This award is given by the Daughters of... Read More 
 
 
 
October 2016
Sat, Oct 1
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 
 
 
 
Wed, Oct 5
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 
 
 
 
Tue, Oct 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 
 
 
 
Sat, Oct 15
9:30am - 11:30am
 
 
Judith Erhman-Shapriro
A morning of meditation and movement......  Explore the central topic of compassion through mindful meditation and gentle movement. Walking the labyrinth at Wisdom House, we will... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Oct 15
3pm - 5pm
 
 
Elizabeth Moss
New in the Marie Louise Trichet Art Gallery...   Elizabeth Moss works primarily in acrylic paint and collage, painting through an intuitive painted prayer or conversation with... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Oct 22
9:30am - 3pm
 
 
Eileen Manela, LCSW
Find comfort with others.....  An educational, supportive and experimental workshop for those who have lost a loved one. Participants will learn about the grief process, explore... Read More 
 
 
 
November 2016
Sat, Nov 5
9:30am - 3pm
 
 
Aida Mansoor
Getting past the miconceptions......  Muslims are the fastest-growing religious group in the world. Most people know little to nothing about Islam. This workshop will provide some... Read More 
 
 
 
Tue, Nov 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, Nov 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, Nov 12
9:30am - 2:30pm
 
 
Gabriele Davis
Return to life with a greater sense of well-being and an appreciation of the gifts that are uniquely yours.....  During this season of thanks and giving, take time to truly cae for... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Nov 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 
 
 
 
Fri, Nov 18 - 5pm
   through
Sun, Nov 20 - 1pm
 
 
Shane Phelan, CMA
Spend time with the Promises of recovery first listed in the AA Big Book...  Through presentations, quiet reflection, and group conversation, we will consider what promises are... Read More 
 
 
 
Fri, Nov 18 - 5pm
   through
Sat, Nov 19 - 3pm
 
 
Tony Carretta
Come live in a community of artists.....  In this program for artists learn how to:1) create flow and reduce creative resistance, 2) present art work in effective and compelling... Read More 
 
 
 
December 2016
Sat, Dec 3
9:30am - 3:30pm
 
 
Eileen Epperson
Be free for the hold the past has on you......  Learn the differences between being angry and resenting another, how resentments get started and then become "grievance... Read More 
 
 
 
Sat, Dec 10
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, Dec 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, Dec 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 
 
 
 
April 2017
Sat, Apr 22
9:30am - 3pm
 
 
Susan Lovallo
How best to protect and preserve those sentimental items....  In this workshop we will discuss what to do with sentimental or family heirlooms. When and where to store them for... Read More 
 
 
 
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