Spirit Center – Programs

  • Single Occupancy – $250.00
  • Shared Occupancy – $220.00

Thanks to the generosity of our friends and donors, we have scholarship funds available. If you are interested in a retreat and would like scholarship assistance, please call 208-962-2000.

Date & Time Details: Friday, May 27 - Sunday, May 29, 2022
Check-in from 1:30 - 5:00 pm.
Supper is served at 5:30 pm.
The first session begins at 7:00 pm.
The final session concludes by 11:30 am.
Depart at 1:00 pm, following the midday meal.

Location: Spirit Center at the Monastery of St. Gertrude

Address: 465 Keuterville Road, Cottonwood, ID, USA

Marilyn Uhlenkott

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Redefining Retirement: A Spiritual Practice

With Sr. Barbara Jean Glodowski, OSB

May 27 - 29, 2022

Whether already retired or preparing for retirement, you can redefine the way you live into the second half of your life through an examination of the wisdom of Reb Zalman Schachter-Shalomi and Richard Johnson and the values of Benedictine spirituality. Explore the challenge with others on the journey.


Sr. Barbara Jean Glodowski, OSB
Sr. Barbara J. Glodowski, OSB is a Benedictine sister of the Monastery of St. Gertrude.  She has been in the field of education since 1961 serving as a teacher, principal, reading specialist, consulting teacher, and post-secondary educator.  Since 1974 Sr. Barbara Jean, has been a nationally recognized presenter, has taught numerous college classes, and has given retreats and seminars on many and various topics. In 1997 she began a nationwide ministry leading workshops on second-half-of-life spirituality. She also continued her work as a reading specialist and consulting teacher. In 2003, she was called to be the Mission/Pastoral Director at St.…
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