Women Veterans Retreat



​We are thrilled to celebrate Wisconsin Women's Veterans Day at this retreat and look forward to allowing you to recharge, reconnect, and connect with women veterans like you! WDVA is very grateful to our amazing friends at Trinity Equestrian Center for hosting the retreat again. The retreat will begin Friday, June 7th, at 4 pm (the evening will conclude at 8 pm), starting with a few informal icebreaker activities, dinner, outdoor activities, and s'mores around the fire. 

Saturday morning registration will open at 07:30 am (for those not in attendance for Friday evening activities). The first scheduled activity of early morning yoga will begin at 8 am, and all activities will be concluded by 3 pm.

Retreat activities will include:

Dinner on Friday
Breakfast, lunch, and light snacks throughout the day on Saturday, June 8th.

Retreat activities will include:

  • Inspirational and educational talks
  • Yoga
  • "The Masks We Wear" Art Therapy Activity
  • Hiking
  • Self-paced indoor/outdoor activities
  • Introduction to Equine Therapy
  • Lounging by the pool
  • And much more.

FAQs are available on the event page for your reference.

Please remember that as we embrace the great outdoors, we encourage using sunscreen and insect repellent. We also invite those interested in the early morning yoga session to bring their mats. We are thrilled to announce that the swimming pool will be accessible for those seeking a day of relaxation by the poolside. Remember, all activities are optional, allowing you to tailor the day to your preferences. ​

Accommodation information and registrations can be found via the QR code above or the following link: 2024 WDVA Women Veterans Retreat Registration Link! 

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Questions?  Please email:   Jodi.Barnett@dva.wisconsin.gov or call (608) 215-9290

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​The June 2023 retreat photo album can be found by visiting the following link: https://flic.kr/s/aHBqjAGRhv​