Spring 2015
Program Guide

January to July

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Our Mission

The Mary & Joseph Retreat Center’s mission is to provide an environment of serenity, prayer, and natural beauty. Through sponsored programs and hospitality, the retreat center creates opportunities for the personal and spiritual growth of each person who comes to these sacred grounds. Our hosted program invites outside groups to hold their own educational, religious, corporate,
12-Step, or other events at our center.

These are the retreats and events created by the Center and listed in Our Program Guide. See these events on the following pages Day Retreats, Weekend Retreats, Long Retreats & Special Programs

Upcoming Retreats:

In the Garden ~ Fine Art & Music
Sunday, June 28,  1:00 to 5:00pm

In the Garden

Bring your friends & family and join us in our beautiful garden to view fine art displays with local artists and craftsmen. Enjoy the music of Taiko Effect Drums, the South Bay Strummers & the South Bay Coastliners Barbershop Chorus and homemade strawberry shortcake, lemonade and iced tea too! Cost: $10.00 entrance.
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You can also reserve a box lunch for $12. Call ahead and order by Tuesday, June 23. Includes a sandwich (tri-tip, chicken or veggie), salad, fruit, chips, cookie & water.

"At the Table"
An Evening of Fine Wines & Elegant Cuisine

At the Table
Sponsored by the Mary and Joseph League
Saturday, July 25,  5:00 to 10:00pm
Enjoy an elegant dining experience with fine wines and education on pairing wine with the perfect foods. Music and dancing to the Justin Ezzi Band plus fabulous Silent Auction items and Opportunity Drawing. Cost: $125 per person ($110 if purchased by July 6)

The Evenings Events:
5:00 pm        Mass (optional)
6:00 pm        Hors d'oeuvres, Fine Wines and Silent Auction
6:45 pm        Dinner & Wine Pairings & Opportunity Drawing
Dancing to “The Justin Ezzi Band” throughout the evening

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Our Hosted Program ~ Events You Create

The Hosted Program is for you to bring your own group on retreat. Reserve our facilities and bring your own group here! Come and be our guests! The Center welcomes non-profit groups, churches, faculties, community service organizations, spiritual and personal development programs for day or overnight retreats that are consistent with our mission. Our facilities include meeting rooms arranged to meet your needs, overnight accommodations, delicious meals served buffet style, a friendly & caring staff, serene gardens, chapel and bookstore. See Our Center above for information on what our facility has to offer.

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For availability, costs and reservations call Sydne Yanko-Jongbloed at (310) 377-4867 x258 or email to Sydne

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