Posts Categorized: Programs

Cooking Class: What’s in Season, All About Greens – 3/21/2018

Presenter: Leslie Porreca, RSM Wednesday, March 21, 2018, 5-8 p.m. Cost: $60 (includes dinner) Register online here or call 215-934-6206 Greens aren’t just rabbit food! Their amazing array of color presents an unending feast of nutrition and taste. We will explore the myriad types of greens available to us and discover cooking methods that would delight… Read more

Poetry As Prayer- 4/21/2018

Poetry as Prayer  Presenter: Renee Yann, RSM Saturday, April 21, 2018, 1-4 p.m. Cost: $35 Register online here or call 215-934-6206 Poetry can give voice to deeply held feelings and beliefs we may not know we possess until the poem names them for us. Many recognized poets have helped us reach undiscovered corners of our souls… Read more

Conversations That Matter: Our Schools – 4/27/2018

Conversations That Matter: Our Schools Friday, April 27, 2018, 10 a.m.-3 p.m. Presenters: Dr. Veirdre Ridgely-Jackson (Keynote Speaker) and Barbara Simmons (Facilitator) Cost: $25 (includes breakfast & lunch) Register online here or call 215-934-6206 How do our children experience the racial divide in school? Join us for an honest and open dialogue about racial bias in educational settings. For… Read more

Day of Reflection & Wellness for Female Veterans – 4/14/2018

To register call 215-934-6206. The “Coming Home, Becoming Whole” program offers retreat opportunities for returning and those that serve vets to address the spiritual dimension of healing from the trauma of war, to unmask the wound and contagion of violence in our society, and to reveal streams of transforming grace through the experience of Veterans. The retreats… Read more

Re-Imagining Your Life for Women (50+) – 5/3-4/2018

Re-Imagining Your Life for Women (50+) Thursday, May 3, 2018, 5 p.m.-Friday, May 4, 2018, 5 p.m. Cost: $150 (includes materials, lodging and meals) Facilitators: Carole Cohn, MEd and Jean Hurd, PhD Register here or call 215-934-6206 There are times on our life journey when we are visited with sudden and unwanted changes in our lives…. Read more

Shift Report: Ethics and End-of-Life Care – 5/10/2018

Facilitator: Patricia Talone, RSM, PhD Thursday, May 10, 2018, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Cost: $150 (includes lunch) Register here or call 215-934-6206 End-of-Life care has changed dramatically in the twenty- first century. However, the Christian’s obligation, arising from the theological and pastoral tradition within our faith still calls us to the corporal works of mercy –… Read more

Engaging the Human Spirit of Enterprise – 4/11/2018

Facilitators: Stephen Hart, MS and Mary Trainer, RSM Wednesday, April 11, 2018, 9:30 a.m.-3 p.m. Cost: $150 (includes lunch) Register online here or call 215-934-6206 In this new era, employees want to experience a deeper sense of purpose and meaning in their work, expect leaders to practice more inclusive behaviors, and desire to work more collaboratively…. Read more

Women’s Spirituality – 1/29/2018

Due to inclement weather, this program has been rescheduled from Monday, January 8, 2018, 5-9 pm to Monday, January 29, 2018, 5-9 pm. To register call 215-934-6206 Presenter: Mary Anne Nolan, RSM Cost: $40 (includes dinner) Women are different. Not just in our bodies, but in the ways that we think, feel, and connect with… Read more

Overnight Directed Retreat

LENTEN February 23-24, 2018 or SPRING April 27–28, 2018 Arrival: 7 p.m. Friday; Departure: 7 p.m. Saturday Spiritual Director: Mary Anne Nolan, RSM Cost: $100 (includes spiritual direction, lodging and meals)  Unplug from the noise and stress of daily life. Come to Cranaleith for contemplative experience. Take an extended time to journey with God in prayer, meditation,… Read more

New Retreat Brochures Are Here

Each of the programs in our new brochure offers a remarkable opportunity to learn, pray, reflect, awaken your heart, heal in nature, create, or just be. We hope that you find in these offerings, one or more that draw you into this sanctuary of trees, a sanctuary of mercy. Whether you come for a private or… Read more