The opportunity for families with children to spend a day at the retreat center was a particular joy. The dining hall was the center of a variety of family activities: crafts, facepainting, musical entertainment by the Celadon Youth Music Ensemble, and magic by Mr. Presto, and a vegetarian raw-food cooking demonstration. There were also more contemplative activities held near the Chan Hall: tea ceremony, yoga, 8 forms moving meditation, mindfulness activities for children and mindful hiking.....more