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-Streaming Event: A Journey of Faith and Ministry from the African Bush to the Bars and Brothels of the City

with poet, theologian, artist, writer, missionary, and minister Edwina Gateley

Tuesday, October 22, 2019
Presentation Begins: 7:00 PM
Cost: FREE

This event is live-streamed from Santa Clara University and is the fourth in the “Rev. Francis L. Markey ‘Women in Ministry’ Speaker Series.” Edwina Gateley engages faith, prayer, ministry, and story. For more information, see event on calendar. Please register online or contact (831) 475-1236 or villamaria@snjmuson.org.

Art of Journaling: Discovering God in the Written Word

with S. Molly Neville, SNJM and Susan Cafarelli Burke

Day Retreat: Wednesday, October 30, 2019
Time: 9:30 AM – 3:00 PM

Cost: $50 (includes lunch)

This retreat invites us to rest in God’s Presence, take a long, loving look at our life and faith journey, explore probing questions and discover how art can uncover new depths within. Included: prayer, presentations, free-writing, artwork, quiet and time to share with others. For more information, see event on calendar. To register, please contact (831) 475-1236 or villamaria@snjmuson.org.