July 19-23, 2023

Experience the power of spiritual community.

Join our long weekend retreat for families seeking an uplifting summer experience!

Our annual family yoga camp at Ananda Village in Nevada City, CA, for families with children ages 5 to 12. Come play, relax and explore with other families in the beautiful setting of Ananda Village in the Sierra Nevada foothills of California. 

Visit The Expanding Light Retreat page to find out more!

Retreat Highlights

Our annual Family Yoga Retreat at Ananda Village, for families with children ages 5 to 12, will be hosted at The Expanding Light Retreat for the first time this year! Led by Education for Life teachers and community residents: Matthew Fredrickson, Irene Schulman, and David Kletter. This fun and inspiring week is a wonderful opportunity to connect with other families while enjoying the beauty of nature and the uplifted environment of our intentional spiritual community.


What Participants Say About the Program

Thank you again for such an amazing week. We are still radiating peace and joy from it. My patients are all telling me how happy I look this morning, and my nurse is asking me, “Did you get a facial? Did you go to a spa?” I can’t stop smiling!

-R.S., Palo Alto

Costs and Details

The cost is all inclusive – lodging, food, outings, classes and activities.

We offer healthy vegetarian snacks and meals, accommodations at The Expanding Light Retreat and a full program of activities for the whole family.

Cost is $614-1350 per adult, depending on accommodations with a 50% discount for children. The average price for a family of 4 with standard accommodations works out to $590/person. 

Email [email protected] with questions.


Fill out our application today to see if we are a good fit for you and your family.