Unless otherwise noted in the program description, weekend events begin Friday with dinner at 6:00pm and end after lunch on Sunday and day events are from 9:30am – 3:30pm.


2022 Standard Times:
Bedrooms are ready after 4:00pm on Friday.

2022 Standard Fees:

Please see each of our calendar postings on Eventbrite or contact your Conference Coordinator for fees.

Day events are to be prepaid. We will send confirmation notices but your cancelled check will be your receipt.  Deposits are non-refundable, but transferable to a future event within a year.

For your convenience, we now accept online payment, using PayPal or your credit card.

Calendar of Events

If  you are interested in registering for an upcoming event, click on the link(s) below and you will be directed to a registration page.  Unless stated, all events take place at Vallombrosa Center. If you have any questions contact Jaynie, 650-325-5614 or jaynie@vallombrosa.org. If you have any problems,  click here to contact our webmaster.



Five Day Silent Retreat:  Complete Spiritual Renewal
Christ is calling…are you able to listen?  Jesus, who loves even those with the coldest hearts, still speaks to us.  He teaches, guides, consoles, and blesses each of us.  Come away from the noise of the world and electronics, to listen to Him speak tenderly to you.

Daily Holy Mass, with morning and afternoon conferences by Brother Agapetos of the Ukrainian Catholic Monastery of the Transfiguration in Ukiah and Dr. Anthony Lilles of the St. Patrick’s Seminary.  Confession available throughout.

Sunday evening until Saturday Morning.  Each person has a private room (including couples).  Three meals served each day.  Maximum attendance is 60.  $450 per person.

Call Jaynie at (650) 325-5614 for reservations.  Call Deacon Dominick at (650) 269-6279 with any questions.

Eternity awaits.  Let us prepare and listen.



Silent Retreat:  Jesus & Mary’s Daily Prayer
A live, in-person one-day retreat

19 Into Battle: A Silent Retreat
A live, in-person one-day retreat, led by Brother Agapetos,
26 Discernment – Praying with Jesus Through His Passion
Live One Day Silent Retreat
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Five Day Silent Retreat:  Complete Spiritual Renewal
Sunday evening until Saturday Morning


Crucifixion! Epic New Bronze Art by Timothy Schmalz coming to Menlo Park
World-famous sculptor Timothy Schmalz visits Vallombrosa to share news of his next project:  an International series of Stations of the Cross, and Vallombrosa Retreat Center will be the site of the Twelfth Station of the Cross:  The Crucifixion