Summer Work Retreat


Fri, 08/01/2014 - 12:00pm to Tue, 08/12/2014 - 12:00pm

An immersion in permaculture, natural building, community & living council

Deepen your connection to self, others & the natural world in this 12-day residential Summer Work Retreat at The Ojai Foundation Land Sanctuary in the Upper Ojai Valley, California. Participants will have the opportunity to slow down, connect, reflect & live simply in nature - surrounded by abundant wildlife and loving people, while enjoying the whole body-mind-heart-spirit through physical work & play!

Accommodations & Facilities: Participants provide their own food and bedding and have the option of staying in a rustic yurt, dome, or personal tent site. Off-grid solar kitchen facilities are provided including dry storage, refrigeration, stove, showers and access to the 40-acre Land Sanctuary Retreat & Camp during a unique time of Land rest and restoration.                                                                   

Offerings Include:

·Permaculture, Ecological Design, Natural Materials & Construction, Regenerative Living

·The Way of Council, Wheel of Life Teachings, Core Nature Connection, The Beauty Way

·Daily Meditation, Yoga, Movement Practices

·Space & Time for Personal Care, Hiking, Self Reflection, Visioning, Rejuvenation

·Potlucks, Social Gatherings & Life Celebration!


Hosted by TOF Land Stewards & Special Guests:

Leif Skogberg, Stewardship & Sustainability Director

Alana Mitnick, Volunteer & Hospitality Coordinator   

Jen Schlaich, Gardener & Groundskeeper                

CJ Cintas, Building Maintenance & Repair          


$250 includes staying in your own tent & campsite.

$450 includes private accommodations in rustic yurt or dome.                   

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