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A meditation retreat gives us tools for greater tranquility, wisdom and compassion.


Sustain Your Practice

Explore, discover, learn – bring mindfulness and lovingkindness into daily life.


A Personal Retreat

Our Forest Refuge supports the practice of more experienced meditators, strengthening self-reliance and faith.

Insight Meditation Society

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Space Available ~ Retreat Center

The Art of Mindful Living, February 3–8, 2015 with Larry Rosenberg & Michael Grady

Heartfelt Wisdom, February 12–16, 2015 with Pascal Auclair & Anushka Fernandopulle

Awareness, Pure and Simple, February 28–March 3, 2015 with Madeline Klyne & Chas DiCapua

2014 & Full 2015 Retreat Center Schedule

Space Available ~ Forest Refuge

November with Sky Dawson and Winnie Nazarko

2014 & 2015 Teaching Schedules

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Working Guest – January 2015

Buddhist Studies

Barre Center for Buddhist Studies

New to Meditation?

What exactly do we teach at IMS? Primarily, we offer instruction and guidance in insight and lovingkindness meditations – practices that help bring genuine happiness to our lives.

"This retreat was needed and the timing was perfect. I gained the insight and the assistance I need to make a difference in my life.”

"I felt safe and cared for and had a remarkable retreat experience."


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