FRIDAY, MAY 31 - SUNDAY, JUNE 2, 2019
NEAR RACINE, WI
Enjoy a weekend away from your normal routine on the beautiful, tranquil shores of Lake Michigan. This weekend getaway meditation retreat offers an ideal setting to relax and renew yourself, spend quiet moments of reflection in nature, connect meaningfully with others, and deepen your experience of the sublime, transformative meditation on clarity, the true nature of the mind. Ideal for complete beginners as well as advanced students.
Led by the Resident Meditation Teachers of KMC Chicago (Gen Zamling) and KMC Madison (Gen Gomlam), this retreat will include guided meditation sessions with teachings, opportunities for meaningful discussion, and personal reflection. Everyone is welcome.
Friday, May 31 at 8pm
Sunday, June 2 at 1pm
Siena Retreat Center, Racine, WI
Please scroll down for images of the grounds and facility.
COST & REGISTRATION
Single room: $360 by May 15th, $390 thereafter.
Double room, per person: $300 by May 15th, $330 thereafter.
Includes retreat, meals, and accommodation.
You may reserve your spot with a non-refundable 25% deposit. Your full balance is due 2 weeks prior to the retreat, by Friday, May 17th.
If you cancel before Friday, May 17th, we will refund all except the non-refundable 25% deposit. If you cancel on, or after, Friday, May 17, no refunds are given unless we are able to resell your reservation. This is due to the facility fees we are responsible for when blocking off the rooms.
All sessions will be guided by the resident meditation teachers of KMC Chicago (Gen Zamling) and KMC Madison (Gen Gomlam). Chairs will be available for all participants. Limited cushions may be available, depending on space.
Single and double rooms are available. Each room includes a private bathroom with shower, and is accessible by elevator. Each bedroom has adjustable temperature settings.
If you are booking a double room and have already arranged to share with someone, please indicate your roommate's name and whether you would like two twin beds or a queen size bed. If you don't have a particular person you will share with, we will assign you a roommate.
Vegetarian meals are included in the retreat price. Meals will be served from Friday evening through lunch on Sunday. Siena Retreat Center can accommodate vegan and gluten free diets with 10 days notice.
There is parking available. Drivers whose cars are in the parking lot overnight will be asked to supply their license plate number upon arrival. You may not sleep in a parked car and no animals are permitted. Carpooling may be available with advance notice.
Gen Kelsang Gomlam
Resident Teacher at KMC Madison
This retreat is held at Siena Retreat Center, located on the Lake Michigan shore near Racine, Wisconsin.
Lake Michigan, as seen from Siena Retreat Center.
A wooded path at Siena Retreat Center.
Wildflowers in bloom at Siena Retreat Center.
A meeting room (which will be our meditation room) at Siena Retreat Center.
A private bedroom at Siena Retreat Center.