Fri. to Sun., Feb. 9-11
Retreat for recently separated, divorced or widowed persons. Sponsored by Beginning Experience at Our Lady of the Oaks retreat house in Applegate. For men and women of all faiths. Support group to offer a community for friendship, guidance and companionship. For information call (916) 535-5057.
Tues. to Thurs., Feb. 13-15
Midweek retreat for men and women: “In Touch with the Spirit: Living with Passion.” At Christ the King Retreat Center in Citrus Heights. Cost is $115. For information call (916) 725-4720.
Saturday, Feb. 17
Day of reflection for divorced or separated persons: “Picking Up The Pieces.” From 9:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. with Judy Zolezzi at the Jesuit Retreat House in Los Altos. For information call (650) 948-4491. Web site: http://www.elretiro.org.
Fri. to Sun., Feb. 23-25
Silent retreat for men: “Leading a God-Centered Life.” With Jesuit Father James Hanley at the Jesuit Retreat House in Los Altos. For information call (650) 948-4491. Web site: http://www.elretiro.org.
Tuesday, Feb. 27
Oasis day retreat: “Contemplative Living.” With Mercy Sister Eileen Barrett from 9:15 a.m. to 2:30 p.m. at Mercy Center in Auburn. Invites participants to become more attentive to the presence and action of God. Cost is $15; bring your own lunch. For information call (530) 887-2019.
Wednesday, Feb. 28
Day of recollection: “Lent: The Season of Blessings.” With Jesuit Father Bernard Bush at the Jesuit Retreat House in Los Altos. For information call (650) 948-4491. Web site: http://www.elretiro.org.
Lenten day of renewal: “Jesus: The Approachable Man.” From 9:30 a.m. to 3 p.m. with Franciscan Father Barry Brunsman at San Damiano Retreat in Danville. Participants will relax, listen and pray about how they are called to simplify their lives and deepen their relationship with Jesus. Cost is $18. Lenten evening of renewal offered from 6 to 9:30 p.m. for $20. Pre-registration required; check-in begins 30 minutes before event. Includes meal. For information call (925) 837-9141.