New Years: Open Heart, Peaceful Mind

December 28, 2017 - January 1, 2018
Offered by Pendle Hill
Wallingford PA

New Years: Open Heart, Peaceful Mind

Dec 28, 2017 – Jan 1, 2018

A retreat for rest and reflection with Valerie Brown

Before August 31, 2017:
$685/shared; $820/private; $520/commuter

After August 31, 2017:
$720/shared; $860/private; $545/commuter

If you are seeking financial assistance to participate in this program, call 610-566-4507, ext. 137. Do NOT register online.

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610-566-4507, ext. 137

Enjoy an alcohol-free New Year’s Eve celebration, with hors d’oeuvres reception and home-cooked dinner, lively concert in the Barn, ice cream social, and midnight candlelight Meeting for Worship.


Open to the new year’s unfolding with a retreat that honors your heart, mind, and soul. Practice mindful meditation in the rhythms of daily life with sitting, walking, and eating meditation, as well as mindful dialogue. Savor sustained periods of silence, quiet reflection with poetry and stories by the fireplace, small and large group discussion, creative arts, laughter, gentle Kundalini yoga, and deep relaxation.


Valerie Brown is a Courage & Renewal® Facilitator prepared by the Center for Courage & Renewal. A consultant and principal of Lead Smart Coaching, LLC, specializing in leadership and mindfulness training, she is a popular retreat leader and author. She has written several books and three Pendle Hill pamphlets, most recently, Heartfulness: Renewing Heart, Mind, and Spirit on Retreat and Beyond (PHP #421). Ordained by Thich Nhat Hanh as a lay member of the Tien Hiep Order, she is also a member of Solebury Monthly Meeting (PA) and a certified yoga instructor. For more information about Valerie, visit

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