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Upcoming 2018 Schedule

- In the Buddhist tradition, no one is turned away from a meditation retreat for lack of finances, if there is still space -

Dharma Day

Dharma Day

Saturday, July 21, 9:30 – 3 p.m. This will be our usual mix of sitting/walking/eating meditations in silence, guided by Joy…and a bit of gentle yoga before lunch....

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Note from Joy

Note from Joy

Wattle Hollow will be closed to all visitors between: July 26th to September 11th. Thank you for respecting this period of privacy. Joy will be checking her email about...

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Dharma Day

Dharma Day

Saturday, September 15, 9:30 – 3 p.m. Come join us at Wattle Hollow for another day of silent Vipassana meditation, interspersed with group discussions, guided...

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Buddha of Compassion retreat: Mindfulness and Meditation

Buddha of Compassion retreat: Mindfulness and Meditation

Geshe Thubten Dorjee’s annual weekend retreat September 28 – 30th Our weekend of mindfulness and Vajrayana meditation will begin Friday evening at 5:30 and end on...

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A Magical Walk into the World of Kundalini Yoga

A Magical Walk into the World of Kundalini Yoga

Sunday, October 7, 2018 9:30 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. One of my favorite people in the world is going to come lead us in a daylong adventure into Kundalini. The day will...

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Dharma Day

Dharma Day

Saturday, October 20, 9:30 – 3 p.m. Dharma Day is a wonderful opportunity for newcomers to be immersed in a one-day experience of Vipassana meditation…and for...

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Songwriters Creativity – Fall Retreat

Songwriters Creativity – Fall Retreat

October 26 – 28, 2018 Our usual MAGICAL weekend of friendship, music, spontaneity and creativity. This fills up fast, friends…Don’t wait too long to decide to...

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Dharma Day

Dharma Day

Saturday, November 10, 9:30 – 3 p.m. Dharma Day is a wonderful opportunity for newcomers to be immersed in a one-day experience of Vipassana meditation…and for...

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What folks are saying about Wattle Hollow...

...take a look at what our visitors have to say.

…how much I loved the retreat! Wattle Hollow is one of the most amazing places I have ever been. The work you do both inside the human, and outside the natural world is non-pareil. Thank you so much. . . I learned so much to help me with my meditation practice, and have carved out time every morning to sit before going to work.

“I had a great time cobbing! What a wonderful way to create community with kind and gentle people in harmony with mother earth. I learned by doing, and now I feel confident enough to start my own cobbing project.”

We really loved it…the vision we cherish of deep, deep ecology, natural beauty and…. a ‘ heaven on earth ‘. And without nourishment born of beauty we couldn’t rise to the needful height to be of real service in this divine dance.”

“Your place is wonderful- the perfect environment in which to relax, enjoy nature and allow for the spirit to rise.” 
Love, Valerie (Hospice volunteer coordinator)

Wattle Hollow for me was a little bit of heaven! Thank you for letting us drink of its joys, beauties and relaxants…. (from Paul)

  • from Manmohini & Hladini Shakti
  • from Valerie
  • from Paul…

Teacher Profiles

These teachers and retreat leaders are 'regulars' at Wattle Hollow events

Joy Fox

Joy Fox

Creator of Wattle Hollow Retreat Center

Jimmye Whitfield

Jimmye Whitfield

VariYoga & Kundalini Instructor

Mark Cain

Mark Cain

Ashtanga Vinyasa Yoga

T J Dorjee (Geshe-la)

T J Dorjee (Geshe-la)

Vajrayana Study/Meditation Retreats

Joe Neal

Joe Neal

Spring Nature Walk / Bird watch