R.S.M.S. 2019 ANNUAL MEMORIAL DAY RETREAT INFORMATION
RETREAT BALANCE: Retreat balances are due by MAY 5th, 2019. Please send us an email if you have any questions regarding balances.
FOOD: Meals are included in the registration pricing and will be healthy vegetarian fare. Please inform the retreat managers if you have food allergies. We will arrange to have all meals and ingredients labeled to accommodate allergies.
DANA: The cost of your retreat includes all meals, all sales and lodging taxes, as well as a stipend for the teachers and travel costs for the retreat manager. There will be an opportunity to offer additional Dana to the teachers and the retreat managers.
DATE & TIME DETAILS: Check-in is from 3:00-5:00 on the first day of the retreat. The retreat will close on or before noon on the last day of the retreat.
NOBLE SILENCE: This meditation retreat will be held in Noble Silence. Your teachers will discuss the practice of Noble Silence. To support the development of a collected and settled mind, most retreats and meals are held without ordinary social conversation. Even while in Noble Silence, teachers will offer instruction and teachings as well as practice discussions or group dialogue.
LODGING: Retreat Managers will assign lodging according to your category of reservation. For shared facilities this will be on a first come first served basis.
CANCELLATIONS AND REFUNDS: Late cancellations are costly and mean others cannot attend the retreat.
Please let us know immediately if you decide you no longer wish to attend.
Please review our cancellation and refund schedule:
Cancellation up to 46 days before the retreat: 100% Refund minus $100.00 cancellation fee.
Cancellation 45 days prior to retreat: No refunds will be issued.
Cancellations in the 45 days prior the retreat: Your nonrefundable deposit or balance may be donated to this retreats scholarship fund or transferred to someone not yet registered for this retreat.
Thank you for your understanding.
WAITING LIST: If this retreat is full, we highly encourage you to sign up for the wait list as more often than not we end up offering a spot due to cancellations. No deposit is required to be placed on a waiting list. If an opening occurs, you will be notified with specific parameters on how and when to confirm your attendance. Your reservation is not guaranteed until the registration form is completed and deposit paid.
TECHNOLOGY: Participants are asked to unplug while on silent retreat.