DeKoven Retreat Center on the shore of Lake Michigan will be the beautiful location for the women's retreat sponsored by The Episcopal Church Women of the Diocese of Chicago. "Wisdom and Reflections" will be led by award-winning author and Episcopal priest The Rev. Lindsay Hardin Freeman. Lindsay has a passion for sharing great stories of taith from a woman's perspective and she loves focusing on Bible women and contemporary spirituality.
Additional programming includes a half-day quiet retreat with three different meditation topics directed by members of the Diocese of Chicago. Sunday, we will have a music workshop led by worship music leader Jeannie McCabe who joins us from Arkansas.
Women of all faiths from across the region are invited to attend. Questions may be directed to Linda Toberman, email@example.com.
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Is there a minimum age to attend? We ask that women who would like to attend be at least 18 years old.
What are my transport/parking options getting to the event? Parking is readily available and Amtrak is also an option from either Chicago or Milwaukee on the Hiawatha Line.
What can/can't I bring to the event? Be sure to bring notepad, pen, prayer book and Bible with you. Each woman will be provided with a folder for your papers, etc.
The grounds at DeKoven include a winding maze (labyrinth) and lots of grass and a view of Lake Michigan. The area all around DeKoven is beautiful and wonderful for meditation and communing with nature. Please bring appropriate attire for the weather.
There are no telephones, TV’s or alarm clocks in the rooms. Linens are provided along with one blanket and a pillow. Bathrooms are shared.
Where can I contact the organizer with any questions? Our retreat coordinator is Linda Toberman. firstname.lastname@example.org
Is my registration/ticket transferrable? Yes, but please notify our coordinator Linda Toberman with the new retreatant's name.
Can I update my registration information? You may edit your registration information until registration closes on October 21, 2016.
If I'm unable to attend, can I get a refund? There are no refunds , without exception, on or after October 21, 2016.