April is National Poetry month. As we at Cranaleith accompany you through these anguishing days, we’d like to periodically offer you some poems to carry our presence and our prayer to you.
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This spring, we will be offering a two-day training to educate community clergy about issues facing returning veterans and their families following deployment.
We are delighted to share our 2018-2019 Annual Report.
On a sparkling October day, our conference center vibrated with the energy of the thirteen women and men who had participated in Cranaleith’s Formation Program in Spiritual Direction.
Spaghetti squash is a winter vegetable rich in vitamins, minerals and antioxidants. This easy to prepare and savory meal is sure to become a family favorite.
For your holiday shopping convenience, the Gift Shop will be open special hours.
Saturdays, December 7 and 14, 10 a.m.- 4 p.m.
Fun was had by all at our Fall Harvest Festival on Sunday, October 13, 2019.
Double back, or press on? The trail map of Monhegan Island (population 65) clearly identified three walks recommended for day-trippers, so we had chosen the pleasant, 25-minute stroll to Lobster Cove.
We live in a world that is constantly inundating us from all sides with information (fake and real), often in the form of tweets and sound bites. We need places where one can stop, listen deeply and reflect clearly on what matters, with opportunities for silence and for sharing in more than hashtags and 140 characters.
We invite you to join us this year at Cranaleith and trust that you will find in our offerings one or more that beckon you to this place of hope, this sanctuary of mercy.
Joanne Castner attended an Overnight Directed Retreat this spring at Cranaleith. “It was a time of peacefulness, healing and insight for me,” she said. While here, she wrote a poem and spent time roaming the grounds and capturing these accompanying images.
Remember the adage "everything in moderation" when putting together a compost pile. Composting is fundamental to gardening. It helps to amend the soil putting nutrients and minerals back in as well as helping with water retention. At Cranaleith, we have many different methods of composting