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Westerbeke awaits you!

OWA Annual Retreat

OWA+DP Retreat 2018
Celebrating the Legacy and Community of OWA+DP
Organization of Women Architects and Design Professionals
21-23 September 2018, Westerbeke Ranch, Sonoma, California,

See pdf registration form here or register online here.

The Program:
To celebrate our organization’s 45th anniversary, share your work, ideas, and design inspirations with your colleagues. Help create a timeline recognizing the achievements of OWA+DP and its members. Participate in a panel discussion. More details to follow. Contact Hana Mori Bottger, to share your work, perspectives, and creative endeavors with the OWA+DP community. Celebrate our organization’s 45th birthday.

Saturday, in preparation for the musical performance in the evening, Monsoon Dance Company will lead us in Bollywood dance workshop. At the end of the weekend, on Sunday morning, Lisa Murray, Yoga Community, will lead us in a relaxing session of Yin yoga which targets connective tissue.

Piyush Nagar, Aanal Anjaria and Hina Patel will perform East Indian themed music for Saturday evening’s entertainment.

Show & Tell:
At Friday night’s show and tell, each attendee will be allocated two minutes to tell the group about an OWA+DP member who inspire them or to describe an inspiring person who led them to a career in design and/or construction.

Art project:
Design and create a succulent garden in a small planter you can take home.

Book your reservation now: We have room for 50 guests. Accommodations include access to gardens, swimming pool, adobe dining hall, and shared bedrooms in rustic cabins which all set in beautiful, Sonoma, wine country.

Cottage: $380 before June 30th, $410 thereafter
Indoor camping: $280 before June 30th, $295 thereafter
Saturday only: $245.

Contact T. Rachel Slonicki at Little Elephant Architecture or call 510.704.0808 with questions or to make a reservation. Fill out a registration form online and pay with PayPal or send your registration form and fee to Heather Sprague, 154 Portola Drive Apt 3, San Francisco CA 94131
Register for the 2018 Retreat Online here

Views of the 2017 Retreat

View from the Cabin

Inside the Cabin

Lounge Area in the Dining Area

Communal seating in the Dining Area

Last year's Art Project: Samba Headdresses!

Group Photo!

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