Women’s Retreat

DO SOMETHING FOR YOURSELF and attend the Women’s Retreat on Cape Cod, April 27-29!

All women in our community are welcome and encouraged to attend!!

SIGN-UP HAS NOW ENDED. If you would like to attend but for some reason missed the deadline, please contact Beth Y. or Michelle A., and they can let you know if there are any last-minute cancellations (no guarantees)

What: The 18th Annual Women’s Retreat!!! 

Where: At the lovely seaside Craigville Retreat Center in Centerville on Cape Cod.

When: We can arrive on Friday, 4/27 anytime from 3:00 pm onward, and check out is at 11:00 am on Sunday, 4/29. 

Cost: The cost is $195, checks payable to “Melrose UU Church” with “Women’s Retreat 2018” in the memo section. The fee includes activities, 5 meals and 2 nights stay. Financial aid is available – speak confidentially with Rev. Anita

Theme: Each year’s retreat has a theme – the 2018 theme will be “Diversity Among Us”. Activities will include singing, crafts, games, meditative walks, yoga led by Karen G., and more. 

Sign-Up: Please visit the registration table in Parish Hall following the service on Sunday 3/25 and Sunday 4/8 for more information or if you have any questions. Sign-up and payment deadline is 4/8. At the time you sign-up, you will also do a car-pool sign-up: are you going to be a driver or a passenger? Note there’s always plenty of room in cars going back to Melrose, since some women drive to the Cape by themselves from work on Friday. 
Emergency Contact Info: Craigville Retreat Center, 39 Prospect Avenue, Centerville, MA., 02632, Telephone 508-775-1265
What Else: The retreat team is in the process of finalizing an optional field trip on Saturday, 4/28 at the Cape Cod Museum of Natural History and guided marsh /beach walk. This optional activity would be an extra $12. 
Join in a relaxing, playful and nourishing weekend as together, a community of women, we explore what we each value and have in common as well as the ways we inspire, expand and encourage each other. Newcomers last year were so excited to return for the next one. Fun time for all!!
Questions? See Michelle A. and Beth Y. at the Women’s Retreat Table in Parish Hall on 3/25 and 4/8.

2015 Womens Retreat

Please note that the buildings used for the Women’s Retreat are all wheelchair accessible.