Nehirim West: A Weekend Retreat for GLBT Jews

at Walker Creek Ranch

Petaluma, CA
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Nehirim West is a weekend of community-building, spirituality, culture, activism, and fun for GLBT Jews, partners, and allies. Rates begin at $200 including room & board.  Jay will be directing the retreat.

Nehirim West features:

– A truly diverse community: ranging in age from 18-73, orthodox to atheist; gay men, lesbians, genderqueers, bisexuals, transgender folk, straight allies; singles, families, couples (including many non-Jewish partners); radical faeries and nice Jewish boys; suits and radicals; this is a community like no other.

– Spirituality from traditional shabbat davening to meditation, yoga, and dance; Hasidic melodies and alternative ritual; secular Torah study and honoring the Divine Feminine. No Hebrew knowledge required.

– Workshops and seminars featuring a wide range of teachers, community members, and facilitators. Workshop topics range from political activism to personal narrative, Jewish text study to performance.

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