Schedule


Welcome to this upcoming year, dear yogis! Wattle Hollow is currently closed in the winter and will reopen in late March, 2023. Meanwhile, if you’d like to receive the “Winter Tales from Joy” newsletter, send me your request and gmail address to: joyfoxwath@gmail.com...

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Dharma Days are a one-day opportunity, 10 a.m. to 4 p.m., to take a personal tour in the Theravadan Vipassana meditation traditional practices of sitting, walking, eating and loving-kindness/metta. It’s a great chance for beginning meditators to get their feet wet, and for oldies to refresh their practice. We also do a mild 50-minute stretching/yoga/or creative movement session. An organic vegetarian lunch will be served. No charge...

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Sunday, APRIL 30, 2023 – 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. ** REGISTRATION IS NOW FULL – a waiting list has begun! ** We will be practicing the various forms of Vipassana Buddhist meditation:** Sitting (no sessions more than 30-40 minutes), various types of practices.** Walking (both indoor and outdoor)** An hour-long movement/yoga session**Eating (lunchtime will be `silent, with special focus on the food)** Metta/Lovingkindness...

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MAY 5-7, 2023 I’ve lost track of the number of fabulous weekends (29, maybe?) during which we have seen our “inner children” run free of their boundaries in a joyful exploration of what is possible, musically and creatively. Our amazing and talented guides are Jack Williams and Still on the Hill musicians, Donna and Kelly Mulholland. It feels like a family reunion, and the newest members are lovingly absorbed right away. These...

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May 19 – 21st (Friday 6 p.m. – Sunday, 4 p.m.) And what does that mean, you may be wondering? If you’ve spent any time with me, you probably already know, dears: It is the unexpected, the funny (or sometimes cruel or odd) “TWIST” of events that so profoundly informs and molds our lives! You could say: it’s what happens, in real time, to our carefully molded and static conceptions of how we would like things to be! I invite...

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10 a.m. – 4 p.m. Saturday, May 27, 2023 We will be practicing the various forms of Vipassana Buddhist meditation:** Sitting (no sessions more than 30-40 minutes), various types of practices.** Walking (both indoor and outdoor)** An hour-long movement/yoga session**Eating (lunchtime will be `silent, with special focus on the food)** Metta/Lovingkindness practice The practice of Noble Silence will be observed all day, except for...

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June 17, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. We will be practicing the various forms of Vipassana Buddhist meditation: ** Sitting (no sessions more than 30-40 minutes), various types of practices. ** Walking (both indoor and outdoor) ** An hour-long movement/yoga session ** Eating (lunchtime will be silent, with special focus on the food) ** Metta/Lovingkindness practice The practice of Noble Silence will be observed all day, except for group...

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JULY 14 – 16 (6 p.m. Friday – 4 p.m. Sunday) This weekend retreat experience has a caveat woven into it: are you prepared to spend a weekend of what might be sizzling heat, dripping with sweat…. as we explore the reality of our attachments and aversions? Of course, we don’t have a/c here at Wattle Hollow! Retreat Registration

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July 29th, 10 a.m. – 4 p.m. We will be practicing the various forms of Vipassana Buddhist meditation: ** Sitting (no sessions more than 30-40 minutes), various types of practices. ** Walking (both indoor and outdoor) ** An hour-long movement/yoga session ** Eating (lunchtime will be silent, with special focus on the food) ** Metta/Lovingkindness practice ​The practice of Noble Silence will be observed all day, except for group...

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