Wednesday, January 31, 2018

What to Bring to the Retreat

The retreat is this weekend. We're all looking forward to it! 

Here's a note about what to bring with you.

And here's a look at the schedule for the weekend. 

And finally, some program highlights.

Tuesday, January 16, 2018

Registration Deadline is Jan. 22

This is a last call for registrations for the UU Midwinter Retreat. Please register by Jan. 22 to reserve your spot! You can register here.

Sunday, January 7, 2018

Retreat Schedule is now Online

A tentative schedule for the retreat is now available on this website. Just go here.

Friday, December 8, 2017

Registering for the Retreat

You can register for the Midwinter Retreat online or by mail. For either method, just go to You can fill in the form online and then pay either online using PayPal, or by mailing a cheque.

If you prefer to register entirely by mail, you can download and print this form.

Do it now! Early-bird discounts end January 3.

Thursday, July 13, 2017

2018 Midwinter Retreat: Request for Proposals

You are invited to submit a proposal to deliver a session at the 2018 Midwinter Retreat, running from February 2 to 4 at the Cedar Glen Retreat Centre in Schomberg, ON.This year's theme is Reaching Out, Reaching In. It's helpful if you can somehow reflect the theme in your presentation. We are currently seeking proposals for: 
  • A keynote address, followed by a concurrent session inspired by the address
  • A variety of concurrent sessions for four broad streams: Intellectual, Spiritual, Creative/Artistic, Physical/Kinetic/Outdoors.
  • Friday evening icebreaking activities and pub discussion
You may submit more than one proposal. Deadline to submit is September 31, 2017. Decisions will be made and notifications sent by November 30, 2017.
If you're interested, please fill out this form. If you have any questions or concerns, our contact information is on the form.

Thursday, April 6, 2017

You're Invited to the 29th Annual Midwinter Retreat

Reaching Out, Reaching In.

February 2-4, 2018

YMCA Cedar Glen Retreat Centre, Bolton, ON

Get away this winter with Unitarians from Southern Ontario by attending the annual Midwinter Retreat! This thought-provoking, fun, and relaxing weekend is a chance to explore our communities, our universe, and ourselves.

Held at the picturesque Cedar GlenYMCA Outdoor Centre in Schomberg, just north of Toronto, this year’s retreat features a variety of intriguing workshops (with indoor and outdoor options) and a meaningful Sunday service. Cedar Glen has a multitude of trails, a ropes course, and outdoor activities. The weekend can be a chance to push our boundaries, explore, have fun, relax, and meet new and old friends.

New! Our keynote speaker will be Anne Bokma. Her topic will be My Year of Living Spiritually.

More information, including how to register, will be posted as soon as it is available.