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Harvesting the Bounty and Beauty of Our Lives: Basket Weaving Day

“The art of making a basket combines poetry, technique and spirit into an affirming synthesis of creativity and beauty.”

- Jean Molesky

Basketry Day

This retreat day will center on gratitude, with its themes of abundance, creativity and beauty. In a quiet and reflective atmosphere, participants will create a unique and useful basket as they learn the art of basket-making. 

Come delight in a day designing and crafting a basket in the rhythm of the harvest season interwoven with prayer and abundant gratitude.

Saturday, November 20, 2021
Cost of $60 includes $20 non-refundable deposit, noon meal, and basket-making supplies.

This retreat currently has a waitlist. 

Deposits can be paid online at time of registration, by mailing a check made out to Siena Retreat Center, or by calling the front desk at 262-898-2590 to pay with a credit card.  Deposits must be received to complete registration. No deposit is required when registering to be added to the waitlist.


Consider turning this day into a weekend retreat by adding overnight accommodations. Please contact our Arrangements Coordinator, Nikki, at (262) 898-2580 or via email. Additional meals require a five-day notice.

Ruthanne Reed, OP, is a Racine Dominican who has ministered as educator, parish minister, and missionary preacher.  She is a graduate of Siena Retreat Center’s Spiritual Guidance Training Program and continues to minister as a spiritual guide.

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