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Relax & Renew Yoga Retreat

June 1 - 4, 2017

Dragonfly Yoga Barn will be holding the 6th Annual Relax & Renew Yoga Retreat. Participants spend three days and nights at RDC enjoying yoga, Tai Chi, meditation, massage and more! In addition, RDC offers lakeside accommodations, delicious meals, kayaking, hiking, canoeing or just relaxing on the porch or dock. Early bird discounts are available.

This is an all-inclusive 3-night retreat. All rooms have twin beds, shared baths, and are in one of Rockywold-Deephaven’s beautiful lakeside lodges!! 9 meals, lodging, daily classes & workshops, use of kayaks, and all taxes are included.

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Becoming an Outdoors Woman

For the past 22 years, RDC has hosted the Becoming an Outdoors Woman (BOW) retreat in early September. Becoming An Outdoors Woman classes focus on the learning of outdoor skills—skills usually associated with hunting and fishing, but useful for many outdoor pursuits. More information about this program can be found at the Becoming An Outdoors Woman website.

Squam Art Workshops

In June and September, Squam Art Workshops brings in many talented teachers for four days of creative classes nestled in the woods and along the lake! Participants and teachers come from around the world and there are classes for all levels. Classes on knitting, stitching, crocheting, photography, writing, painting, sculpture and more are offered. Take part in one of our most colorful events - sign up at To enjoy some of the feedback and videos about this rather unique gathering, visit the RAVES page.

Novel Writing Retreat

Learn & Connect 2017

Friday, June 23 – Monday, June 26, 2017
with Amity Gaige & Cary Goldstein

Do you have a novel that you dream about constantly but are delayed by the practical and artistic obstacles to getting it done? Learn how to begin or complete your novel with two experts in the field, and become better informed about the paths toward publication. Each day features a craft or conception class, as well as time to discuss and map your novel with committed fellow writers. Socialize, hike, kayak, share your work, and get inspired on one of the most pristine lakes in New England – Squam Lake. This retreat is best for those with some previous writing experience, but we also welcome serious readers.

The rate for this all-inclusive 4-day/ 3-night writing retreat is $945. All rooms in Greenwood Lodge have twin beds and shared baths. Request a roommate or let us pair you with a new friend. Some private cottages are available upon request for an additional rate. Included are daily classes & workshops, nine meals, three nights lodging and tax. Check-in is 3 pm or later on Friday, and check-out by 2 pm on Monday. Please send an email with any questions or to register for the retreat, visit: or send an email to:

Reviews about RDC...

If you are planning an event you simply cannot work with a better, kinder, more organized team than the one you will find at RDC. Becky Frost has an attention to detail that would make Martha Stewart proud. All the staff works so hard to help you achieve your goals, but they do it with such warmth, humor and grace–– it never feels like work at all.

~ Elizabeth MacCrellish