Wildacres Interfaith Institute
July 31 – August 3, 2017
THE WILDACRES INTERFAITH INSTITUTE BRINGS TOGETHER CLERGY AND LAY PEOPLE OF ALL FAITHS TO GAIN UNDERSTANDING TOWARDS THE WILDACRES GOAL OF “BETTERMENT OF HUMAN RELATIONS.”
Our annual Interfaith Institute at Wildacres Retreat Center off the Blue Ridge Parkway in Little Switzerland, North Carolina, is open to clergy and interested lay people from all religious traditions. Come and join us for fellowship, discussion, and fun on the mountaintop. Wildacres provides a magnificent vista of the Blue Ridge Mountains, including stately Mt. Mitchell across the way. Our study sessions are supplemented by plenty of good food (strictly kosher), a daily happy hour, evening entertainment, morning prayer services, and opportunities to explore the area.
Our Interfaith Institute is subsidized by the Blumenthal Foundation to keep our costs low and to encourage participation of Jews, Christians, Muslims, and others. Registration fees include the cost of the program and room and board at Wildacres for the three days of the conference. A limited amount of scholarship assistance is available.
$275 per person for clergy and spouse
$300 per person for laity
$110 per child age 6-12
$70 per child 3-5
For more information and registration, visit: https://gcarwildacres.com/interfaith-institute-2017/