Retreat

Ojai, CA

Summer Gathering 2023

Living Education Collective is so excited to announce our 2nd annual Summer Gathering! This year we will be in the beautiful Ojai Valley for a full day Charlotte Mason retreat on Sat., July 22 from 9am-5pm. Join us for a day of inspiration, community, philosophy and practicum.

This is a Charlotte Mason mother culture event. We believe education is an atmosphere, a discipline and a life. Come join us as we live it! In addition to all things Charlotte Mason, this gathering will feature delicious food, rest, inspiration, relationship and growth.

Let the mother's go out and play!

Dresser, WI

As Unto the Lord: A Charlotte Mason Gathering

Join us for a day full of wisdom and encouragement with Nancy Kelly of Sage Parnassus. Together we will dive into what Charlotte Mason said about habits, schedule and atmosphere and how to cooperate with the Holy Spirit to create peace in our homes. Refresh your mind and body as we hike together in the beautiful St. Croix Valley. Be inspired to continue the great work of the education of your children "As Unto the Lord''.

Canby, OR

Charlotte Mason NW

Charlotte Mason NW facilitates community and encouragement though annual conferences in the Pacific Northwest. Please visit the website and join our mailing list to stay updated on future events.

Martinsville, IN

Ideas for Living Retreat

An educator's retreat focused on sharing and discussing Charlotte Mason, her educational philosophy and methods. Join us in Central Indiana at Highland Lakes Camp & Conference Center. Spouses & Teens welcome. This event happens every other year in February.

February 2-3, 2024
"Much May Be Done with Sparrows"
Featured Speaker - Karen Glass
Narration Workshop on Friday am

Come take a walk in the forest, chat with friends in the lodge, listen to talks, and participate in discussions and immersions that will inspire, encourage, and revive your heart, mind, and spirit.

Weekend of Living Ideas

Milford, IA

Weekend of Living Ideas

The Weekend of Living Ideas is a soulful opportunity for parents and educators from a variety of backgrounds to retreat together as we explore and experience the living ideas that surround the educational philosophy and methods of Charlotte Mason. Reshelving Alexandria co-founder Ambre Sautter will be inspiring you about living books. Other topics include Russian Fine Arts, Mothers As Students, Scheduling, Spanish Poetry, and more! Nancy Kelly will be presenting a special pre-retreat immersion that applies to all ages and plenary sessions on The Cloud of Witness, Admiration, Hope and Love, and High School, as well as a workshop on Plutarch. And special bonus, Kent will be there with his blacksmithing gear! Students 12 and older are invited to register with their parents and nursing children are welcome.

Paynesville, MN

Living Education Retreat

The Living Education Retreat (LER) is an annual weekend event that focuses on the philosophy of Charlotte Mason. People from all over the world gather to consider a living education through deep discussions, shared meals, outdoor activities, beautiful worship, and inspiring presentations. This is truly a retreat. We want it to refresh and revive your heart, soul, and mind so we practice the Charlotte Mason philosophy in how we form the retreat by scheduling time for pondering, processing, and playing. It will be July 7-9th, 2022 at Lake Koronis, MN. We are in our 16th year! Find out more here - https://sageparnassus.com/living-education-retreat/ or join our Facebook page here - https://www.facebook.com/groups/105274907231

Springfield, MA

Western Massachusetts Mother Culture

We meet once a month in a member's home to discuss an article or topic. Readings are assigned each month. Recent topics have included: Breadth and Balance in Family Life and Education, Learning and Living in Community, and discussion of articles from The Parents' Review.
We also try to arrange a mini retreat once or twice a year with immersion classes and discussion.