Get ready to embark on a journey that seamlessly blends science, poetry, and the sheer joy of exploration.
Join Marjorie Wonham and Melanie Koenderman from August 30 – September 3 and spend your days amidst the breathtaking beauty of the Salish Sea, surrounded by a group of like-minded folks who share your passion for discovery and creativity.
Science and Poetry of the Salish Sea is a re-imagined summer camp for adults – where curiosity knows no bounds, where the spirit of adventure is fiercely alive, and where true community is forged.
What you’ll enjoy:
Paddle your way through the pristine waters of the Salish Sea, exploring it’s natural beauty, vibrant marine life, and what secrets the shoreline holds.
Poetry Amidst Nature
Let the sea breeze and the rhythmic waves inspire your creative side as you put pen to paper, crafting verses that capture the essence of your explorations.
Sunsets and Stargazing
Immerse yourself in the awe-inspiring beauty of Cortes Island, where sunsets paint the sky in hues of gold, and stars twinkle joyfully.
A Warm and Welcoming Community
Join a diverse group of individuals, all seeking to expand their horizons, embrace new experiences, and create lasting memories in an atmosphere of camaraderie and open-heartedness.
This retreat is for those who believe that learning is a lifelong adventure. Whether you’re a seasoned poet, a curious scientist, or simply someone who wants to infuse their summer with nature and creativity, the “Science and Poetry of the Salish Sea” retreat welcomes you with open arms.