How can I be more loving?

How can I be more loving?

Is it in my relationship with my mom, with my Mother Earth, or one of the other mothers in my life?

Bring any of your mothers — or your daughters and sons — or the memory of your mother/your mother story. This Mother’s Day weekend will be love-filled.

Shalom Orca spring 2016 retreat

Dates  May 5-8, 2016, Thursday evening through Sunday noon

Location The Whidbey Institute, Whidbey Island, Washington, USA

Retreat leaders Nance McGee and John Bottone

The sacred process of a Shalom Retreat offers the opportunity to address underlying habits and patterns that are no longer life-giving. Give birth to the new you  in the safe container of a community of fellow journeyers. Experience what it’s like to be more conscious, loving, and fully alive.

The Whidbey Institute is a beautiful and sacred space on Whidbey Island, Washington, USA, easily accessible by air, car, bus and bicycle.

Register today

To reserve your spot, make payment and in the comment area give us your name, email address, mailing address, and phone number. Also include your special food or sleeping requirements. After we receive your payment and details, Joanna will email you with directions and what to bring.

Payment options:

  • Click here  btn_paynow_SM to pay $795.00 USD by Paypal or credit card.


  • Write a check for $795 USD payable to Joanna Wiebe, and mail it to her at 19926 87th Ave SW, Vashon, WA 98070. This fee covers everything: program fees, lodging and meals.

Tuition assistance is available. For more information, contact

Cancellation policy

About Shalom Orca

“The aim of life is to live, and to live means to be aware, joyously, drunkenly, serenely, divinely aware.”  – Henry Miller

Shalom Orca is a group of people west of the Rocky Mountains, who are conscious practitioners of the Principles of Loving and Skills of Loving in everyday life. We support one another, host Shalom Retreats, share information, and organize social events, potlucks,  etc.

We are affiliated with Shalom Mountain Retreat and Study Center.

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