Participants at a retreat listening to a speaker

Villa Maria Retreats

Throughout the year, we offer a variety of week-long and weekend conference retreat opportunities as well as individually directed retreats. Search our calendar for current retreat offerings.

Hosted Groups

Plan your own program and use our facilities. Call or e-mail us for pricing and to check available dates.

Group Retreats

We offer day or overnight retreats along with educational programs for youth and adult groups. Use our retreat staff or bring your own facilitator.

Personal Retreats

Family taking a walk together at Villa Maria Education and Spirituality Center

Family Seasonal Walk

Personal retreats can be scheduled throughout the year for any length of time. Accommodations and meals are provided. Spiritual direction can be arranged for an additional fee. See our personal retreat brochure for more details.

Spiritual Direction

Spiritual Direction provides an opportunity to reflect, in a prayerful context, on one's life in relationship with self, others, and God. Call or e-mail to schedule an appointment with one of our spiritual directors.

Family Opportunities

Seasonal woodland walks on the Villa land for families with kid-friendly activities and a take-home project.

Prayer Experiences

A variety of prayer opportunities are available throughout the year including: Coffee and Contemplation, Taize Prayer, and Guided Labyrinth Walks.

A group participating in a Guided Labyrinth Walk

Guided Labyrinth Walk

Sabbath Time

Come away to the peaceful atmosphere of Villa Maria and the surrounding area to renew your heart and soul.

Farm Based Environmental Education (FBEE)

We cultivate the child-nature connection offering teachers, home school parents and scout leaders field trip and classroom programs. 

Service Immersion Experiences

Bring your youth, young adult, or adult group to Villa Maria for a service immersion experience. We will plan your service projects and provide your meals and sleeping accommodations.

Outreach Programs

We offer a wide array of programs at your site designed to meet the present-day needs of people of all ages and walks of life.