Thursday, September 28, 2017

Milestones – Work of Thelma Appel

For those of you who couldn’t make it to our recent gallery opening, here are some pieces from the show and the link below will give you access to videos of the artist talk.

The videos were created by Doug Parker, editor of, our town’s online magazine. Visit the Wisdom House BZ page:

The show runs until December 9, 2017. Gallery hours are Mon.-Sat. 10 am – 4 pm.

Wednesday, September 13, 2017



Works by Thelma Appel

The exhibit runs from September 16 - December 9, 2017 at the Marie Louise Trichet Art Gallery at Wisdom House.

On Saturday, September 16, the exhibit is open from 3-5 pm with an artist talk at 3:30pm. The Marie Louise Trichet Gallery hours are Mon. – Sat. 10 am- 4 pm.

Tuesday, August 29, 2017


Spend a quiet weekend of prayer with the companionship of a gifted spiritual director.

An autumn directed retreat will be held September 8-10 in Wisdom House's Farm House. Time for prayer, spiritual reading, walking quiet country roads, journaling, and personal reflection will be built in to the weekend. Spiritual directors for the weekend will be Cathy Murtha, DW and Mary Schneiders, OP.

Visit, call 860-567-3163, or email to reserve a private room.

Wednesday, August 16, 2017

Treasuring the NOW

You do not need to know precisely what is happening, or exactly where it is all going.  What you need is to recognize the possibilities and challenges offered by the present moment, and to embrace them with courage, faith, and hope.

~ Thomas Merton

Thursday, August 10, 2017


 Photo: Dr. Beth O’Shea, University of San Diego

On August 3, the Women Geoscientists Writing Retreat at Wisdom House was blessed with a lively thunder storm followed by a beautiful and short-lived rainbow.