Retreats at Villa Maria del Mar Retreat Center

Throughout the year, Villa Maria del Mar will coordinate with groups that offer retreats open to the public. 

Pre-registration is required for all retreats. 

Space is filled on a first-come first-served basis.

For retreat details, please check the calendar or contact the Villa.

 

Interested in planning your private individual or group retreat? Click here.

12 – Step Related Retreat with Fr. Tom Weston

If the retreat is already full, your name will be added to the wait list. To inquire about availability, wait list, or attending as a commuter, please contact the Villa by clicking here or email villamaria@snjmuson.org

Villa Maria del Mar Retreat Center in Santa Cruz

 

Villa Maria del Mar Retreat Center in Santa Cruz

 2019

Monday January 14 – Sunday January 20, 2019

7 Day Retreat

Monday February 18 – Sunday February 24, 2019

7 Day Retreat

Thursday March 14 – Sunday March 17, 2019

4 Day Retreat

Thursday November 14 – Sunday November 17, 2019

4 Day Retreat

 2020

 Tuesday January 21— Tuesday January 28, 2020

8 Day Retreat

Monday February 10 – Sunday February 17 ,2020

8 Day Retreat

Thursday March 19 – Sunday March 22, 2020

4 Day Retreat

Thursday November 12 – Sunday November 15, 2020

4 Day Retreat

Renewal By The Sea

with Sr. Molly Neville, SNJM and Spirituality Team

Day Retreat: Wednesday, January 23rd, 2019; 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM

Cost: FREE; Lunch: $20

Come, slow down and refresh yourself. Take time for prayer and renewal by the water to contemplate the ebb and flow of the sea, shifting sands and rising tides in our daily lives. For more information, see event on calendar or visit The Spirituality Program at Villa Maria del Mar. To reserve your place, contact Villa Maria del Mar at (831) 475-1236 or email villamaria@snjmuson.org.

The Liberated Heart

with Sr. Joyce Rupp, O.S.M.

Day Retreat: Monday, March 4, 2019; 9:00 AM – 3:00 PM

Cost: $50 (includes lunch)

Come and restore your joy, peace, and passion for life. The day includes communal prayer, presentations by Joyce Rupp, quiet times of reflection, and opportunity for small group dialogue. For more information, see event on calendar. To register, contact Mary McConnell at Villa Maria del Mar by phone (831) 475-1236 or email villamaria@snjmuson.org. Registration closes February 25th.

Summer Retreats at Villa Maria del Mar Retreat Center

Pre-registration is required for all retreats. 

Space is filled on a first-come first-served basis.

For retreat details, please check the calendar or contact the Villa.

Contemplative Ways of Being {Retreat is FULL}

with Father Michael Fish, OSB Cam.

Overnight Retreat: Wednesday, June 5th to Wednesday, July 12th 2019

Cost: $700 (includes private room, meals, and presentations)

This retreat is FULL. For wait list information, see event on calendar.

RETREAT for SUMMER 2019

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Contemplation…a Transformative Practice Needed at This Time 

with Sister Nancy Sylvester, IHM

Overnight Retreat: Friday, June 21st to Sunday, June 23rd 2019
Additional days may be added between June 18th and June 27th.

Cost: $300 (includes private room, meals, and presentations)
$100 for each additional night.

For more information, see event on calendar. To reserve your place, contact Villa Maria del Mar at (831) 475-1236 or email villamaria@snjmuson.org.

RETREAT for SUMMER 2019

Villa Maria del Mar Retreat

Holy Belonging: Our Unbroken Wholeness 

with Sister Carol Quinlivan, CSJ

Overnight Retreat: Friday, July 19th to Friday, July 26th 2019

Cost: $700 (includes private room, meals, and presentations)

Summer Retreat: For more information, see event on calendar. To reserve your place, contact Villa Maria del Mar at (831) 475-1236 or email villamaria@snjmuson.org.

RETREAT for SUMMER 2019

Villa Maria del Mar Retreat