ama samy seated

Registration for Silent Retreats in October 2024

There are three options to participate in the Zen retreats at Loretto Retreat Center in Nerinx, KY, in 2024.

  1. The Weekend Mini-Sesshin is a short silent retreat. It begins at 5pm on Friday, Oct 11 and ends before noon on Sunday, Oct 13.
  2. The Five-day Sesshin is an intensive meditation retreat in silence. It begins at 5pm on Sunday, Oct 13 and ends before noon on Friday, Oct 18.
  3. If you would like to participate in both the Mini-Sesshin and the Five-day Sesshin, you are welcome to register for the Seven-day Program.
  • Prices include all vegetarian meals and accommodations. The meals will be catered by The Kitchen at Noland Creek Farm.
  • Single or shared rooms are available. Most bathrooms are shared.
  • Meditation mats (zabutons), sitting cushions (zafus) and chairs will be provided. You may bring your own cushion or sitting bench.
  • Newcomers and longtime meditators are welcome to both the Mini-Sesshin and Sesshin. Full participation in the retreats is a requirement for registration.
  • The last day you can register is September 28, 2024.
  • Your payment will be refunded in full if you cancel your registration by Monday, July 1, 2024. We hope you understand that we cannot issue a refund if you cancel your registration after this date due to our commitments to the Retreat Center.
  • Thank you,
    Nicky Westrick and Olaf Muyoju
    on behalf of Loveland Zen and Bodhi Sangha

Registration process

Step 1: Complete registration form
Step 2: Mail your paymentMail a check for the full retreat cost made payable to Nicole Westrick, 6383 Shallowbrook Ct., Loveland, OH 45140. You will not be registered until your payment is received. We will send a confirmation email once we receive your payment.

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