Past Events

Wed, 02/21/2018 - 10:00am to Sun, 02/25/2018 - 3:00pm

You asked, we listened. Join us in 5-day rites of passage program for adults to answer the call to step off the treadmill of life and re-connect with purpose and meaning. Led by Adam Rumack and Miriam Tassone, the executive co-directors of The Ojai Foundation.

Wed, 07/26/2017 - 10:00am to Sun, 07/30/2017 - 3:00pm

Join us in a 5-day retreat to answer the call to step of the treadmill of life and reconnect with the purpose and meaning of your life. Led by TOF co-executive directors Miriam and Adam, together with ceremonial leader Erika Gagnon, the retreat continues a 40-year tradition of rite of passage programs at The Ojai Foundation.

Mon, 07/03/2017 - 5:00pm to Tue, 07/18/2017 - 5:00pm

A council intensive featuring a blend of several different modalities of the way of council and teachings from seasoned facilitators. This program is designed for people who are already facilitating councils and are familiar with the practice.

Fri, 06/30/2017 - 5:00pm to Sun, 07/02/2017 - 3:00pm

This training is FULL. Please email to be put on the wait list. During this rich weekend immersion, we explore working with challenging situations, conflict, and 'the shadow.'

Sun, 06/11/2017 - 1:00pm to Wed, 06/14/2017 - 1:00pm

Join this intensive with Brian Stafford and Gene Dilworth on the Soulcentric Developmental Wheel. Learn and practice an integrated set of developmental guidelines that can help every human mature into an adulthood of visionary leadership -- precisely what we need in this century if we are to create a compassionate and sustainable world.

Sat, 06/10/2017 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

Learn more about yourself, others, and the land from the perspective of mindful service.

Sun, 05/21/2017 - 10:00am to 5:00pm

Bring the energy back into your intimate relationship with the support of a small group of couples. Led by TOF Elder, Leon Berg, and his partner, Glori Zeltzer.

Fri, 05/12/2017 - 5:00pm to Sun, 05/14/2017 - 2:00pm

*POSTPONED* Kate and Phoebe are putting the Mother Daughter Council Retreat on hiatus for this year to regroup and recast the program. We’ll be back for Mothers Day Weekend in 2018. Please contact Kate ( to receive the first announcement in the New Year. Hug your momma! Hug your daughter!

Wed, 04/26/2017 - 6:00pm to 8:00pm

We are thrilled to host this interactive presentation with Dr. Arne Rubinstein, author of the best-seller "The Making of Men" and expert on Rites of Passage and adolescent development.

Sat, 04/15/2017 - 10:00am to 1:00pm

This is a wonderful opportunity to volunteer and get your hands dirty in the company of family, friends and community. Our intentions are to collectively engage in mindful work, develop team building, and be in service and stewardship to this amazing place.