$140 – $450

New Year Sanctuary 2019: A Creative Retreat

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Santa Sabina Center

25 Magnolia Ave

San Rafael, CA 94901

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Start your new year in a place of peace, reflection and joyful creativity. This retreat at Santa Sabina Center in San Rafael, CA will provide a lovely opportunity to rest, to sit quietly and think, to write or create art, to nourish ourselves with simple and delicious food.

The retreat will open at 2:00pm on Friday, January 4th. Retreatants have the option of staying until Sunday, Monday or Tuesday after lunch. The event features a combination of shared, facilitated time and open time in which participants may choose to:

• Write! (inspiring prompts will be provided)
• Make art (collage, paint, calligraphy, origami, art journaling, mini book making, hand papermaking)
• Rest or meditate
• Walk, hike or do yoga (on your own)
• Enjoy a massage (optional/additional cost)
• Be a hermit in the Hermitage

For more detailed information and a slide show of past retreats, click here.

The experience of being at Santa Sabina, an inexpressibly lovely, calming and inspiring place, is a gift. You will find many intentionally created spaces for contemplation, creation and just being. The only charges not included are (optional) payments for massage or hand papermaking or calligraphy supplies/instruction.

NOTE: This retreat will have a 2-night, 3-night or 4-night option. (if you want extra nights (Monday and/or Tuesday night), purchase the Extra Night) Basic rates include lodging, six meals, and event facilitation. The only charges not included are payments for optional activities such as hand papermaking ($20 materials and instruction charge) and massage ($95/hour, paid directly to the practitioners) There is also the option to attend at a "commuter rate" which includes no lodging, but includes meals and materials)

FAQs

What are my transport/parking options getting to the event?

The retreat center is located in central San Rafael, and there is ample free parking. It is approximately one mile from the San Rafael Transit Center, which is accessible by Golden Gate Transit bus.

Can I pay a deposit to hold my spot?

Yes, you may pay $200 nonrefundable deposit to hold a shared or private room. The balance is due by November 1st, 2018.

Are there any discounts for this event?

Yes. If you register in full before November 1, there is an Early Bird discount of $50.

Is my registration/ticket transferrable or refundable?

Yes. Your registration is refundable (minus the $200 deposit) up until 30 days before the event begins (December 5). If you need to cancel within less than 30 days of the event, you may transfer your registration to a friend. (you must arrange this on your own and notify the organizer) In the event that there is a wait list and your spot can be filled, you may receive a refund.

Where can I contact the organizer with any questions?

You may contact Susan Ito at susanito@mac.com


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Santa Sabina Center

25 Magnolia Ave

San Rafael, CA 94901

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Refunds up to 30 days before event

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