SF Bay Area Holistic Calendar

Women's Butterfly Retreat in Santa Cruz Mountains

September 16 –18, 2016 (Friday – Sunday)

Santa Cruz Mountains, CA



What is it? A weekend for women to come together for earth rituals, connection to nature, reclaiming a healthier relationship with themselves, with nature, with technology. We will council to address ecological issues in a creative way empowering one another to share our wisdom.

Main Objectives:

Encouraging a self-inquiry for how we relate to modern day society in relation to technology and poses a question for how we can live more in harmony with nature. Imprinting women with a sense of self-empowerment around the choices they make supporting a better world. ETC. Supporting a healthy digital detox from cell phones, cars, electronics and creating a conversation, journal entries and even art work that inquire how we can be in right relationship with these forces/objects.

Yoga-Dance-Earth Ritual Together we will creatively explore how we can integrate our ecological concerns and love for the mother earth in a daily practice. Derived from spiritual teacher Thich Nhat Hanh’s poetry and writing “Love letter to the Earth”. Through dance, yoga and earth based ritual we aim to strengthen mindfulness as well as ecological activism through slowing down, listening to nature and bonding in sisterhood.

Empower Women to be seen in their wisdom and gifts through community networking activities.

Cost: $333