News from the Mountain Retreat and Learning Center

UU Womenspirit: October 19 - 23  
UU Womenspirit is an all-woman retreat where we explore our spirituality and renew our energy in a supportive and safe environment, while exploring the Feminine Divine. Join us this fall as we celebrate Moon Energy: Rhythm, Mystery, Illumination. We will explore the six moon phases through meditation, dance, tarot and goddess rituals from several cultures. Find out more at  or contact Alice Carnes 704-453-4175 or

Community Connections: A youth conference of traditions that bring communities together Workshops will include: Housewarming Traditions: Cooking to welcome neighbors, Quilting Bee, Philanthropy, Our Community and the 7th Principle, and more! 
Save the Date for Fall Youth CONs! 
Elementary (3rd-5th) - November 18-20
Intermediate (6th-8th) - December 2-4
Senior High (9th-12th) - December 9-11 or call 282-526-5838

Thanksgiving November 23 - 27

Join Alice and Lee Carnes for the Annual Thanksgiving at The Mountain! Why not leave the cooking and cleaning to The Mountain Retreat and Learning Center while you enjoy friends, family, and fellowship? Lots of activities including: Hiking, High and Low Ropes Courses, Yoga & Meditation, Story Telling, Interactive Musical Showcase, Gingerbread Houses, Crafts for all ages, Thanksgiving feast and concert and Sunday morning worship. Create a new Thanksgiving tradition. See the flyer on the bulletin board opposite Sunday morning refreshments.
Registration deadline: November 9, 2015 www.TheMountainRLC,org  or 828-526-5838.