Jane Austen Society Retreat
June 23-24, 2018
Join the Jane Austen Society North America-New York Capital Region for the 7th Annual Jane Austen Retreat. Participants of the weekend will join scholars and enthusiasts in exploring Austen’s world through facilitated discussions of Persuasion.


The Art of Conscious Living
June 25-29, 2018
Instructor: Louise Finlayson
In this experiential five-day retreat in a small group you will unplug, look within, and uncover the internal blocks that are keeping you from living an inspired life.


Rising Strong – 2-day Intensive Workshop  

June 30 – July 1, 2018  
Instructor: Cate LaBarre
Join us for Rising Strong™, an experiential program based on Brené Brown’s research on vulnerability, courage, shame, and worthiness.
This Retreat is SOLD OUT

YOUniqely You!
July 13-15, 2018
Retreat leader: Sharon Burstein
Empowering women of all ages to become the best YOU! This fabulous weekend retreat is filled with laughter, love, connections and building you as a woman to new levels of personal growth and success in every aspect of your life, inside and out.

Dancing with Your Heart – Art & Yoga
July 20-22, 2018
Instructor: Allie Middleton & Nancy Dorain
A weekend of art making and yoga – Open to joy and reconnect with your body-mind and with your creativity. In this beautiful serene setting, practice deep and mindful yoga, connect with other women and joyfully engage in an exciting art project. Laughter guaranteed as well as deep and mindful shared experiences in yoga and meditation.

Quilting & Applique Retreat
July 23-27, 2018 
Instructor: Pay Bayard
Join Pat Bayard in a 5-day quilting and applique workshop. Material kit will be provided and all levels are welcome. Class will run Monday – Friday from 9am-12pm, leaving you ample time in the afternoon the enjoy Wiawaka’s grounds and beautiful Lake George.

Mom Camp
July 27-29, 2018

Mom Camp is a weekend retreat in upstate New York providing spent moms a chance to catch their breath, bond with other women, take in nature, and get some much deserved SLEEP! A summer camp inspired experience with some upscale touches and activities that you can either take part in or not. It is up to you. This is your weekend. You can drink your coffee while it is still hot, do some gentle yoga, take a workshop, swim, hike, read a book, and take as many naps as you’d like during your stay. You’ll also have the opportunity to connect with other mothers, share meals, and sit around the camp fire together.  No kids! No partners! No judging!

Every Woman A Goddess
August 3 -6, 2018
Instructor: Pam Medina
Feeling exhausted or over-whelmed from the stress of your life? This life-affirming retreat will restore your peace, renew your spirit, and help you reconnect to the love, joy and sacred soul that lives inside you.  Compassionate yoga and meditation teacher, Pam Medina E-RYT, guides you through healing yoga, clarifying journalling, relaxing meditations, awakening of sisterhood, and playfulness.


Women’s Liberation Festival
August 10-12, 2018
Instructor: Lauren Jay Toolin

DesignMake time to treat yourself this summer. Join a community  of women and make lasting friendships. Celebrate womanhood with a weekend full of activities taught by women.

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Arts & Regeneration Female Veteran Retreat
August 13-15, 2018
Creative Healing Connections has been using the arts and nature to help active duty and veteran women heal from physical, emotional and spiritual injuries sustained during their military service. This retreat is for women who come from all branches of the service.



In Harmony Yoga
August 16-18, 2018
The Appreciation Celebration, A Kripalu Yoga Retreat is an invitation to slow down, consciously breathe, come out of your head and take that 17-inch journey from your head to your heart. This creates a gateway for your inner wise woman, inner guru, inner knowing to rise and be heard.


Loss of a child and the pathway to healing…
August 25,26, 2018

The Mothers Healing Together Retreat is a weekend gathering for women who have endured the devastating loss of children.  Spending time together gives us an opportunity to share our stories, celebrate our children, learn from one another and develop new coping skills as we continue to walk this path of grief.  This year our retreat will begin on Saturday, August 25th at 11:00 and conclude on Sunday after lunch.  Although the program will only be one night, feel free to book additional nights for relaxation and renewal. We are hoping that you will join us and also bring a friend.  We’re looking forward to seeing many new and old friends.  Please call Wiawaka at (518) 668-9690 to register.

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