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Cultivating Equanimity: A Jewish Meditation & Yoga Retreat

April 17–19, 2020

Cultivating Equanimity: A Jewish Meditation and Yoga Retreat

With Rabbi Lavey Derby, Julie Emden, Rabbi Hugh Seid-Valencia, Tracey Green, Scott Green, and Rabbi Laurie Matzkin

Friday, April 17, 4:30 pm–Sunday, April 19, 1:30 pm
Land of Medicine Buddha in Soquel, California

Equanimity is the personal attribute of steady composure and calm in the face of even difficult situations and life circumstances. Enjoy a Shabbat weekend in the Santa Cruz Mountains and develop tools for cultivating equanimity through meditation and yoga infused with Jewish wisdom teachings, nature, periods of silence, and practice in a supportive community.

Offered by Shalem—the Jewish Wellness Initiative of the Peninsula JCC, Embodied JewishLearning, the Addison-Penzak JCC, and the Oshman Family JCC. The retreat will be held at the Land of the Medicine Buddha Retreat Center in Soquel, California.

Faculty includes Rabbi Lavey Derby, Julie Emden, Rabbi Hugh Seid-Valencia, Tracey Green, Scott Green, Rabbi Laurie Matzkin, and more!

Event fees include room & board and tuition for the entire weekend. Partial scholarships are available on a limited basis for PJCC members.

Early Bird Prices (End March 15):
$580.00 Single room
$490.00 Double room
$454.00 Shared room (3 per room)

After March 15:
$660.00 Single room
$570.00 Double room
$534.00 Shared room (3 per room)

Register for the Retreat Today

Have any questions? Please email us.

Co-offered by Peninsula Jewish Community Center, Embodied JewishLearning, the Addison-Penzak JCC, and the Oshman Family JCC.

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