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Religion and the Settling of the West

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Program #20366RJ
7 Days | 6 Nights
ACTIVITY LEVEL: Easy
Love to learn in a small-group setting? This collection of programs has at most 10-24 participants.
See our Small Group programs.
EasyFor people looking to exercise their minds more than their bodies. There’s minimal walking and not too many stairs.
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Start of Program
Jun 17, 2013
5:50 PM social in dining room.
You will be staying at the Monastery of the Ascension that night.
Location: Jerome, ID
Nearest city or town: Twin Falls, ID
Nearest highway: I-84
Nearest airport: Twin Falls, ID

End of Program
Jun 23, 2013
Program ends after breakfast, 7:40 AM.
You will be staying at the Monastery of the Ascension the night before.
Location: Jerome, ID
Additional transportation information same as above.
Type: Conference Center

Description: The program is held in a retreat center phyiscally attached to a small Benedictine Monastery. Participants may share in the monastic prayers if they wish.

Contact info:
541 East--100 South
Jerome, ID 83338 USA
phone: 208-324-2377
web: www.idahomonks.org

Room amenities: All air conditioned, with outside window. All open onto pleasant, quiet lounge area. Four single rooms, used when the main facility is full, are available in an annex. These rooms are more basic than the main facility; but have private bath and shower and are available at the same cost as a double in the main buidling.

Facility amenities: Air conditioned, modern facility with 24 hour snack bar, free laundry facilities, an excellent chef, private baths, RV spaces with ordinary household electricity and access to showers (limited water hookups; no dump site on the premises). Facility provides nice panorama to the south over the Magic Valley and the town of Twin Falls with mountains in the background. Nights are cool and clear, with spectacular stars.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Additional nights before: Dbl occupancy: $25 per pers.
Accommodations for extra nights may be, but are not always, available. Extra meals: breakfast $5; lunch $7; supper $9.

Check in time: 1:30 PM

Type: Conference Center

Description: The program is held in a retreat center phyiscally attached to a small Benedictine Monastery. Participants may share in the monastic prayers if they wish.

Contact info:
541 East--100 South
Jerome, ID 83338 USA
phone: 208-324-2377
web: www.idahomonks.org

Room amenities: All air conditioned, with outside window. All open onto pleasant, quiet lounge area. Four single rooms, used when the main facility is full, are available in an annex. These rooms are more basic than the main facility; but have private bath and shower and are available at the same cost as a double in the main buidling.

Facility amenities: Air conditioned, modern facility with 24 hour snack bar, free laundry facilities, an excellent chef, private baths, RV spaces with ordinary household electricity and access to showers (limited water hookups; no dump site on the premises). Facility provides nice panorama to the south over the Magic Valley and the town of Twin Falls with mountains in the background. Nights are cool and clear, with spectacular stars.

Smoking policy: No
Smoking policies vary by facility. During all group events and activities, smoking is prohibited.

Additional nights after: Dbl occupancy: $25 per pers.
Accommodations for extra nights may be, but are not always, available. Extra meals: breakfast $5; lunch $7; supper $9.

Check out time: 11:45 AM

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7 nights of accommodations
17 meals: 6 breakfasts, 5 lunches, 6 dinners
17 Expert-led lectures
3 Field trips
1 Hands-on experiences
1 Performances

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