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Adult Programs

Upcoming Programs:

  • Spiritual Practices Retreat: October 28-30, 2022
  • Blue Christmas Retreat: December 16-18, 2022
  • Men's Retreat: February 3-5, 2023 
  • Women's Weekend: February 17-19, 2023 
  • Writer's Retreat: February 27-March 2, 2023 
  • Small Parish Retreat: May 12-14, 2023 
 
The Claggett Center offers a variety of programs for adults. Early registration is encouraged due to limited space. Programs include an annual women's retreats, men's retreat, writers' retreat, spiritual practices retreat, camp for independent adults with intellectual disabilities, and a variety of unique offerings each year.

Questions on upcoming programs, including registration, may be directed to Programs Director, Rita Yoe

Claggett is always looking for more ways to reach every corner of our community, and make our programming accessible to people of all backgrounds and ages. Now, we are looking to reach our younger generation of participants with the new under 40 discount for adult retreats. Young adults can receive $50 off our weekend retreats, and $100 off week-long retreats. We look forward to connecting more with adults of all ages!

For information about payments, scholarships, or cancellations, please click here




Blue Christmas Retreat
December 16, 2022 - December 18, 2022

For all those who are lonely or grieving at the holiday season, a winter retreat to connect with others and find peace and renewal. The holidays can bring complicated emotions for many people who miss loved ones, whether due to death, distance, or discord. This retreat includes peaceful and contemplative worship, reflection activities, and the opportunity for one-on-one pastoral support, as well as an opportunity to change your scene and routine as midwinter approaches.


Facilitators: The Rev. Joanna White and the Rev. Tim Grayson

Prices vary depending on the housing option you select. Click the link below for details. A minimum $50 non-refundable deposit is required to hold your registration space in the program. 

 
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Men's Retreat 2023
February 3, 2023 - February 5, 2023

Join men from across the Dioceses of Maryland and Washington for a weekend of music, fellowship, recreation, and worship. One of Claggett's longest-running retreats, find community and deepen your faith this winter.

Prices vary depending on the housing option you select. Click the link below for details. A minimum $50 non-refundable deposit is required to hold your registration space in the program. 

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Women's Weekend 2023
February 17, 2023 - February 19, 2023

Grow your spiritual life in community with women from all walks of life. Leaders from the Dioceses of Maryland and Washington will speak on our theme: Growing God's Garden: Cultivating Community. Activities include: 

  • workshops
  • service projects
  • nature walk
  • arts and crafts
  • and more!


Prices vary depending on the housing option you select. Click the link below for details. A minimum $50 non-refundable deposit is required to hold your registration space in the program. 

CLICK HERE to register!

 

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Writer's Retreat 2023
February 27, 2023 - March 2, 2023

Hone your voice, get time away to focus on your craft, and learn from writing experts in intimate small-group workshops during this retreat. Each day balances time for instruction, supportive peer sharing, and of course, for writing.

Program includes:

  • keynote speakers
  • expert workshops
  • collaborative group sessions
  • free time to work on our beautiful campus!

Prices vary depending on the housing option you select. Click the link below for details. A minimum $100 non-refundable deposit is required to hold your registration space in the program.

CLICK HERE to register!

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Small Parish Retreat 2023
May 12, 2023 - May 14, 2023

Would you love to enjoy a retreat with your church community, but don't have the capacity to organize one for your parish alone? Gather with other small-but-mighty churches for a classic parish retreat. Join together for worship and fellowship, while growing closer to your faith community in small groups.

Clergy and parish leaders: contact us if this might fit your parish! 

Email Rita Yoe to find out how to get your congregation involved in this opportunity.
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