Regenerating Earth & Spirit: Preserving the Harvest

Do you crave a greater sense of connection with the earth? Do you feel too separate from nature, or wonder how you can better align your life with natural rhythms?


This down-to-earth weekend retreat is the perfect opportunity for you to reconnect with yourself and with Mother Nature.


At this retreat:


  • Learn food preservation techniques, and sample the bountiful harvest from Sunburst’s gardens.
  • Enjoy yoga classes, appropriate for all levels including beginners.
  • Receive introductory meditation instruction.
  • Nourish your body with delicious vegetarian meals in our log-cabin Lodge.
  • Connect with each other and the stunning natural beauty of Sunburst Sanctuary.

 No prerequisite – come as you are!




Registration Info


Please register by September 5. All activities and meals are included for a sliding scale donation of $120 to $170 per adult, $60 to $120 per child.


Onsite lodging and camping options are available for an additional donation. Cabins each have two twin beds, plus an optional floor pad or air mattress; bathroom is in a separate nearby building. (Let us know if you’d like the beds combined into a king.) Alternatively, you can bring a tent or vehicle for camping, or commute from home or a hotel. Shared cabins are $20/night per person; camping is $15/night per person.


Online reservation options include:


  • Event + a bed in a shared cabin
  • Event + camping in tent or vehicle
  • Event only (if commuting from home or hotel)

If you wish to room with someone particular, please call, email, or let us know in the comments. For private cabins and other options, please call or email.


To register online, click the Reserve Your Spot button below, then select your choice of Bed, Camp, or Event Only from the top drop-down menu. You’ll then see three donation levels to choose from: Base, Mid, or Sustaining level. These are sliding scale donation options, allowing you to choose the level that fits your individual means. Sunburst is a non-profit organization run solely on donations; your generosity is appreciated!



Questions? Need technical assistance? Prefer to register by phone?

Elena and Emily in the Sunburst office are happy to help! Give us a call at 805.736.6528 or email


Starts On:
September 14, 2018
4:00 PM
Ends On:
September 16, 2018
1:00 PM
Sliding Scale Donation