Event Details

New Year’s Retreat

December 30, 2022 3:00 pm
Fr. Charlie Smiech, OFM, Presenter

Stand on the Threshold of 2023

Cancellation policy
Overnight or Multi-day/weekend retreats: $50 fee. Day Retreat: $20. Fees may be applied to future retreats. The fees may be waived in event of extenuating circumstances. Contact Kateri at 925-837-9141 x315.

Details Price Qty
Private Roomshow details + $290.00 (USD)  
Shared Room (per person)show details + $260.00 (USD)  
Early Arrival (Dec. 29 - Private Room)show details + $85.00 (USD)  
Early Arrival (Dec. 29 - Shared Room per person)show details + $85.00 (USD)  


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About the Event

Fr. Charlie Smiech, OFM invites you to our New Year retreat. Standing at the threshold of a New Year, we begin once again and wonder what 2023 will have in store for us. As we continue to walk into the future filled with hope, our time together will focus on how God has guided and continues to guide his people with confidence and wisdom. Putting aside the busyness of the season and the many concerns of the heart, and placing yourself before Christ, may you find rest and comfort, that you so desire.

Check-in is on December 30 between 3:00 pm to 5:00 pm.
Welcome and Greeting at 5:00 pm.
Dinner at 6:00 pm
First Session at 7:15 pm.
The New Year’s Retreat end with brunch at 10:00 am on January 1, 2023.

We offer early arrival on December 29, 2022 between 1:00 pm to 4:00 pm. Includes dinner at 6:00 pm, and breakfast and lunch on December 30, 2022. The cost for Private Room and Shared Room is $85 per person.

If you prefer to make your reservation by phone, text and call Kateri at 925-785-9850.

About the Presenter(s)

Fr. Charlie Smiech, OFM

Fr. Charlie Smiech, OFM was ordained in 1981, having more than 25 year ’s experience in retreat ministry. He is well-versed in Catholic tradition and Franciscan spirituality offering, deep spiritual guidance to assist groups and individuals mature in their faith. Fr. Charlie is “contemplative by nature, “however, his message is full of life and joy.