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— Monday January 27, 2020

7 Day Retreat

Monday February 10 – Sunday February 16 ,2020

7 Day Retreat

Thursday March 19 – Sunday March 22, 2020

4 Day Retreat

Thursday November 12 – Sunday November 15, 2020

4 Day Retreat

Live Streamed Event

Women Deacons: Past Present, Future

discussion with Gary Macy, Ph.D. and Phyllis Zagano, Ph.D.
moderated by Paul Crowley, S.J., Ph.D., S.T.L.

Monday, March 25, 2019

Reception: 5:30 PM – 6:30 PM; Live-Streaming: 6:30 PM – 8:00 PM

Cost: FREE

Villa Maria del Mar Retreat Center will host a reception and live-streaming of the 2nd event in The Rev. Francis L. Markey Women in Ministry Speaker Series at Santa Clara University. Discussion with Dr. Phyllis Zagano and Dr. Gary Macy about “Women Deacons: Past, Present, Future” will be moderated by Dr. Paul Crowley. For more information and how to register, see event on calendar or Santa Clara University Event Calendar.

Springtime of Our Soul

with Sister Rosheen Glennon, CSJ

Day Retreat: Saturday, March 30, 2019; 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM

Cost: $50 (includes lunch)

Come experience a day where we will pray, reflect and share on how we can ready our hearts to bloom with the burst of an Alleluia song on Easter. 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.

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, June 12th 2019

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

This retreat and wait list is FULL. For 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

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Personal Directed Retreat 

with Team of Spiritual Directors

Overnight Retreat: Sunday, July 7th to Sunday, July 14th 2019

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

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

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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

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Women’s Wholistic Retreat

with Sister Susan Maloney, SNJM

Overnight Retreat: Monday, August 5th to Friday, August 9th 2019

Registration coming soon.

We invite women of all faiths to come to the Women’s Wholistic retreat to pray, reflect, relax, and to explore your personal spiritual journey. For more information, see event on calendar.

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