All-Congregation Retreat

Labor Day Weekend 2018, Big Meadows Campgrounds and Lodge in the Shenandoah Valley. Each year over Labor Day Weekend, UUCFers of all ages – families and individuals – gather at a designated group site for camping, hiking, games, campfires and fellowship. Click here to sign up to receive ongoing information on the upcoming retreat. Contact Meredith Carr or Interim Director of Religious Exploration Diana Tycer for more information.

Fall Adult Retreat

Fri.-Sun., Oct. 12-14, 2017, Claggett Center, Adamstown, MD. All UUCF adult members, friends and the larger community are welcome to attend the UUCF Adult Retreat, held each year in October in a country setting. This spiritual, intellectual and creative weekend includes fun and enlightening workshops and delicious meals. More information here.

Women’s retreats

The UUCF Women’s Ritual Council sponsors periodic women’s retreats, usually during the fall and spring equinox. Check the What’s happening page for the latest information on retreats. Contact Susan Bennett.

Spiritual retreats

Occasionally our ministers lead spiritual retreats for our members and friends. Check the What’s happening page for the latest information on retreats.

Online retreat series

Through quiet reflection and simple contemplative practices, these online retreats offer a space for your spirit to speak. Each retreat can be done at your own pace, all at once (allow 3-4 hours with breaks) or over several days. Participate in one, two or all three. Contact

SUUSI (Southeast Unitarian Universalist Summer Institute)

SUUSI provides a one-week experience evoking the best within us, in concert with Unitarian Universalist principles. Held on a college campus in North Carolina, SUUSI offers UUs of all ages the opportunity to share an intergenerational environment of love, personal freedom, ethics and joy in an intentional, non-judgmental community.