A Way In offers daylong, weekend and extended mindfulness retreats led by Rabbi Yael Levy.

These retreats offer opportunities for meditation, reflection and renewal.We gather in places of beauty and open to the wisdom of the earth and the spirit of the season.  Together we engage in spiritual practices that guide us in cultivating awareness, gratitude and compassion.

Skip down to Elul Retreat, Sept. 13-15, 2019

See pictures and read testimonials from the 2018 Omer Retreat

Testimonials from all A Way In retreats with Rabbi Yael.

Questions? Take a look at our Retreat FAQ's, watch the video with Rabbi Yael "Why Go on a Retreat?" or simply write us at



Preparing our Hearts and Souls for the New Year

Elul Retreat

Sept.13 – 15, 2019

13 – 15 Elul 5779

Kirkridge Retreat Center
Bangor, PA

We will gather as the Elul moon shines full, calling us with love, to return to clarity, alignment and presence.

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Some images and experiences from past retreats with Rabbi Yael Levy

From the high desert of New Mexico to the beaches of New Jersey, from the Hudson Valley to rural Pennsylvania.


Rabbi Yael Levy Video: "Why Go On A Retreat?"

We go on a retreat...

To step out of our daily lives.

To regenerate, realign, re-balance, and enable ourselves to see more clearly so we can act more wisely.

To heal our own souls... and to come back and to heal the soul of the world...