Writing Retreats For Women
All of our writing retreats celebrate the transformative power of writing, voice, and community. At least twice a year, we offer supportive retreat opportunities for women who seek a nurturing space to tend to whatever their writing or writer-spirit needs. Our retreats, like most of our programs, will meet you where you are and offer the chance for you to meet yourself and whatever writing calls to you. Skilled facilitation provides structure and ample space to connect in large and small circles for support and inspiration.Writers of all abilities are welcome.
“I’ve experienced creativity, warmth and connection on this retreat… a camaraderie like no other and an inspiration to continue to write. –2017 Retreat Participant
Please note retreat payment policy: For all retreats, a non-refundable $100 deposit is required at the time of registration to guarantee your seat in the circle. Registrations received without deposit will be held in wait list until your deposit is received. Retreats taking place further away from Indiana, both domestically and internationally, may require larger deposits/terms depending on venue requirements.
Cancellations: In accordance with requirements of our retreat venues, we ask for the full balance payment for retreats 21 days in advance of retreat start date. Registrations that come in after this time will owe in full. Cancellations made less than 14 days of retreat are not guaranteed refund.
Coming Up: Retreats for Women 2019:
WINTER RETREAT at Waycross Retreat and Conference Center Brown County, Indiana
Dates: Friday January 18- Sunday January 20 2019
Cost: $360.00 includes private room, food, and facilitated program
Come settle into the luxury of a room of your own. Program begins before dinner and ends after lunch on Sunday. Winter retreat celebrates quiet beginnings, the wisdom of a season at rest and the creative stirrings rising out of both solitude and community.
Facilitated by: Rebekah Spivey, Writer and Facilitator of Tuesday’s Semester Circle
Please note new terms in accordance with our retreat venue: $100 due at registration. Balances due January 4th. Registrations made after December 21 must pay full retreat amount. Cancellations made after January 6th will not be eligible for refund.
SUMMER RETREAT at St. Meinrad Archabbey, St. Meinrad, Indiana
Dates: Thursday July 18- Sunday July 21, 2019
Cost: $450.00 includes private room, food, and facilitated program
Come settle into the luxury of a room of your own on the beautiful grounds and warm hospitality of St. Meinrad Archabbey. Program begins before dinner on Thursday and ends after lunch on Sunday, July 21st. Summer celebrates abundance, creation, growth, and the joy of a season in motion. We’ll cross pollinate in our creative stirrings. We’ll have time alone and together to honor our writer-spirits. As always, Women Writing for (a) Change offers safe and vibrant space for writers of all abilities.
Facilitated by: Beth Lodge-Rigal,Founder/Creative Director of Women Writing for (a) Change, Bloomington
Please note new terms in accordance with our retreat venue: $100 due at registration. Balances due for summer retreat will be July 1st. Registrations made after June 15th must pay full retreat amount. Cancellations made after July 8 will not be eligible for refund.